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Staying amid plush velvets, silks

Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 06:00

FIRST-TIMERS to Bordeaux could do worse than to immediately base themselves at the 130-room Grand Hotel de Bordeaux & Spa. The only five-star hotel in town, it was built in the late 18th-century by Victor Louis, the same architect who designed the equally grandiose Grand Theatre, home of L'