Luxury Hotelschool

Luxury is a dream that becomes reality as if by magic nowhere with more attention than in luxury hotels

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The team of the Luxury Hotelschool Paris, international business school dedicated to luxury hospitality, teaches luxury with those who bring it to life in the finest hotels around the world since 1981.

“More than ever in the post-Covid period, our mission is to transport our guests in a magical world to fulfill their expectations.”

Geraldine Dobey General Manager of Mandarin Oriental Paris
Arc de Triomphe on the Champs-Elysees from on of the bedrooms of hotel Fouquet's

Welcome to Paris

Hotel Fouquet's Paris, sponsor of the class of 2015

A beautiful school

Discover the campus in this video, located at a prestigious address, 69 boulevard Haussmann in central Paris, to provide student with a unique experience during their studies in one of the most beautiful hotel schools, near all the parisian luxury hotels.

Become a leader

Illustration for the Best Management School for Luxury Hospitality Management 2021 by LuxLife magazine

Best Luxury Hospitality Management School


The Luxury Hotelschool was voted Best Management School for Luxury Hospitality by LuxLife magazine in 2021, notably for its in-depth expertise in the luxury industry and an ongoing commitment to excellence and innovation.

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A partnership between world-class institutions

A diploma from EHL

Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne and the Luxury Hotelschool Paris join forces to offer a vocational diploma in Paris, delivered by EHL. The diploma is obtained in only two years which allows to progress to the last year of the Bachelor's.

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Luxury hotel La Mamounia

Alumni network

“The Luxury Hotelschool has allowed me to structure my passion and acquire the fundamentals for a career in the luxury hotel industry. The quality of the teaching and the support of the faculty gave me the confidence required to join demanding institutions.”

Etienne Haro Directeur de La Mamounia
Christophe Laure hands in his diploma to a graduate to the Luxury Hotelschool
IHG sponsors a graduation

Meet the leaders

“It is essential for me to meet regularly with the students of the Luxury Hotelschool whose programmes correspond to our universe.”

Christophe Laure Directeur Général de l'hôtel Intercontinental Paris Le Grand

International College Education

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Michèle Cosma


Michèle Cosma has worked for 15 years in the luxury hotel industry. Director of events in the some of the most beautiful luxury hotels in Paris (Hôtel de Crillon, Prince de Galles, Royal Monceau, The Peninsula and Le Lutetia), she notably took an active part during the inauguration of the Peninsula in 2014 and the reopening of the Lutetia in 2018.

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Isaure May


“What is fascinating at the Luxury Hotelschool is the good balance between our experiences in the field and the academic richness of the theoretical lectures, but also the permanent link with top-level hoteliers with whom the discussions are very constructive.”

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Bachelor students visiting Veuve Cliquot


The Bachelor’s degree programme teaches today’s most in-demand luxury hospitality management skills. As part of this programme, students will also earn a professional certificate in Hotel Management from eCornell, a unique credential valued by major international luxury hotels.

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Lecture in a luxury hotel


This UK Master’s degree in Paris, is specialised in leadership and strategy and opens the doors of high potential programmes and management trainings in luxury hotels and international hotel chains.

Understand luxury

Luxury Experience

All the programmes at the Luxury Hotelschool offer the rare opportunity to live the luxury experience, and even to stay in the most beautiful hotels in Paris with « A night at the Palace » in the Bachelor's degree. The academic study of luxury is thus completed by a field study.

Field trip

The programmes include one-week field trips to Marseille, Barcelona, Reims or Bordeaux to discover major tourist regions and meet in the field the hoteliers and managers of the grandes Maisons.

Open day at the Palace

The Luxury Hotelschool regularly organizes meeting days in Parisian Palaces for future Bachelor and Master students of the school with workshops on luxury, the French tradition but also careers and the luxury experience programme.

Professional network

The Luxury Hotelschool has been the school for luxury careers for 30 years, luxury hotels sponsor the graduations each year: the Ritz in 1996, the Hotel de Crillon, the Lutetia, the Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme, the Bristol, the Meurice, the Shangri-La in 2020, and La Réserve, sponsor of the 2021 cohort.

La Réserve, 2021 sponsor

“The role of the leader is to set the course of a company in terms of an economic or competitive situation. And to give meaning to a project.” says Romain Meiran, General Manager of La Réserve Paris, and sponsor of the 2021 promotion of the Luxury Hotelschool.

Restaurant Le Charles

The richly decorated room of the school's restaurant Le Charles
Restaurant Le Charles

Discover the secrets of great gastronomy, study the science of wine and the protocol of high-end service in our app restaurant Le Charles.

Hotel management school dedicated to luxury

The Luxury Hotelschool is an international hotel management school with a focus on luxury offering UK degrees in central Paris, and professional education in collaboration with EHL and eCornell.

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What is a hotel school?

The Luxury Hotelschool Paris is a hotel management school with university programmes specialising in luxury. In France, a hotel school is either a school with technical and professional training intended to train operational staff and supervisors, or a hotel management school, that is to say a business school specialising in the hotel industry such as the Luxury Hotelschool.

What is taught in a hotel school?

A hotel school teaches operations, management, human resources, marketing and finance with topics such as food and beverage operations and management, front office operations and supervision, housekeeping, management and leadership, cross-cultural management, strategic marketing, revenue management, event management, asset management, city marketing, critical issues in hospitality and tourism, etc.

What is the best a hotel school in France?

The Luxury Hotelschool Paris is the only hotel school in France to prepare a Master's degree, it is thus the school with the highest academic level.
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