Le Cheval Blanc
The Cheval Blanc is a glamorous hotel that combines a quiet alpine setting with the ultimate in chic, decadent living. Designed with cutting edge trends, this boutique hotel was created by design legend Bernard Arnault for his business as well as personal interest.
The Location: The Cheval Blanc is located in Courchevel 1850, the Jewel of the French Alps and the largest ski area in the world.
Interior and Décor: This boutique hotel is ostentatiously adorned in mélange of textures including rich velvet, deep faux-fur rugs, sleek animal hide and leather. The design unites the traditional Savoie elements with contemporary furnishings. The untreated wooden surfaces and photographs commissioned by Karl Lagerfeld boast the larky décor of the hotel.
Accommodation: The hotel comprises of 34 luxury Guests Rooms, one private Chalet and one extravagant Penthouse. Each of the room features a balcony that boasts spectacular mountain views. In addition, other amenities include a large heated pool with sauna, Jacuzzi and a gleaming fitness center. The Cheval Blanc is also home to the super exclusive Givenchy Snow Spa and a hair salon. The Louis Vuitton and Christian Dior boutiques are also available to enhance the desire of little luxury shopping.
Chateau Cheval Blanc
In 1998, Bernard Arnault and Albert Frere privately acquired this 150 years old castle surrounded by rich vineyard. Since 1871, this unchanged vineyard covers 41 hectares and aptly combines beauty, nature and history at one place and is considered to be one of best wine producing area in world. Bernard Arnault loves to spend time here with his family.
The Location: The estate of Chateau Cheval Blanc is located in the furthest corner of northwest Saint-Emilion in Bordeaux, France.
St. Tropez mansion
The richest person of Europe owns a classy villa in the island of St Tropez, a perfect location for an elegant mansion. The CEO of “Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy” loves to spend his vacation in his palatial water front villa in France.
Location: Bernard’s lavish mansion is situated in Paris, France.
Accommodation: The waterfront property is almost enveloped by lush green trees and abundant greenery, making the complete environment absolutely soothing and charming. Sight of the crystal clear water from the villa is an eye delight. The majestic mansion features exquisite exteriors and fully furnished comfortable interiors. Bernard’s investment in the plush villa is completely justified as the area’s gorgeous scenery and rich flora makes it an absolute paradise for the wealthy and eminent.
St. Tropez mansion
The perfect location
At 229'7" long, this Yacht may fade in front of modern super-yachts, but consider the fact, this yacht is now a vintage and had celebrities like Bono and Blair family on board. Then this command certain respect for its tradition and class. Perhaps the reason why the maker of world's finest luxury fashion accessories and luxury super-yachts chose it for himself.
Yachting on Amadeus
Amadeus and its crew
The French billionaire privately owns this $35 million oasis in the Bahamas. The 133-acre estate features several hilltop villas, pristine beaches, tennis courts and a small marina.
Bernard Arnault's oasis
Bernard Arnault is a trained classical Pianist whose favorite artist is Chopin. His second wife Hélène Mercier is also a trained Pianist who still hold a few concerts every year.
Bernard Arnault plays tennis regularly for fitness and pleasure. He is also a regular visitor of key matches at french open and can be spotted there with his family in VIP boxes. He is also rumored to be a fan of Roger Federer.
One of the most reliable automobile which comprises style and comfort.
Bernard love wines and thus he owns more than 10 top wine brands of world, his love for wine is so that he loves to spend his vacations at vineyards. His favorite region is bordeaux where he manage a old and beautiful vineyard Chateau Cheval Blanc with help of his friend Albert Frere.
French Swiss Alps
He designed a hotel in French Swiss Alps to use it as his own luxury vacation destination. This hotel boasts of many natural springs and waterfalls and is considered a good ski destination.
Fondation Louis Vuitton
Bernard Arnault is an avid art collector and is known for his collection of contemporary Art.