Hotel Imperator, Luxury Art-Deco Style Hotel

Luxury hotel, Art hotel

In the heart of Nîmes, the Art Deco-style Hotel IMPERATOR, combines charm, comfort and tranquility.

Upon arrival at the IMPERATOR, one’s first impression is the grandiosity of the place. The lobby opens out onto a huge lounge. Large windows offer a complete view of the majestic gardens . There are wide stairways and hallways and the rooms are spacious.

Here and there an image of a torero brightens the rooms and the spirit of an artist pervades the atmosphere. The Imperator is a legendary hotel where Pablo Picasso, Ernest Hemingway, Ava Gardner and Jean Cocteau have stayed.

Even today, the IMPERATOR is a great meeting place for art and culture.

The hotel IMPERATOR is a 4-star hotel and a member of Hôtels & Préférence.


The only affiliated Hôtels & Préférence hotel in Nimes

The Hotel IMPERATOR has been a member of Hôtels & Préférence since 1983.
Several criteria have enabled the IMPERATOR to become one of the 13 establishments affiliated with this prestigious network:

  • Art Deco architecture and its exceptional garden
  • its artistic spirit with its legendary guests over the past 80 years
  • its role in the history of the city of Nimes
  • its refined gastronomy with its subtle Provencal accents
  • its lifestyle favourable for the standards of relaxation, that southern France is renowned for.

Hotel IMPERATOR thus joins other legendary hotels such as Hotel Martinez, Hotel Lutetia and Hotel de Crillon …

Find out about other affiliated Hôtels & Préférence.

A place to meet, a place to marry

How many couples meet at the IMPERATOR? How many loves have blossomed in the gardens?

The Hotel IMPERATOR is a hotel for lovers, a romantic hotel where you say “yes” to life. It is a romantic hotel in Provence where you can enjoy the happiest day of your life.

The Imperator has various rooms for hosting a wedding reception: the restaurant’s great hall (120 seats), the restaurant’s conservatory (80 seats), its terrace (30 seats) and gardens.

A dream wedding

Upon the couples’ requests, The IMPERATOR can provide advice or take care of the whole organization of this special day in a flawless manner by arranging invitations, decorations, flowers, photographer, music, activities, car, menu, cake, confectionary, seating plans etc.

The Hotel IMPERATOR has 60 rooms for accommodating family and friends.

Leave a Reply