Peninsula Hotels have confirmed today August 1st, 2014 as the official opening day for its Paris property, first in Europe. The reconstruction and renovation of the former Majestic Hotel took over 7 years. Peninsula Paris will feature 200 rooms and suites spread over 7 floors, a lavish lobby, outdoor terrace, a bar, a Chinese restaurant, a second roof-top fine dining restaurant with views of the Arc de Triomphe, a cigar lounge, an indoor swimming pool and a Spa covering 1,800sqm with 6 treatment rooms, 2 VIP suites and a fitness centre. Six luxury stores will occupy the ground-floor of the hotel. The company also indicated that it has no plans to hire a celebrity Chef.