Mr Jordi Clos, owner of the Derby Hotels Collection Group, is passionate about art and a great collector of art.
He is also president of the Clos Archaeological Foundation (founded in 1993), and the Egyptian Museum of Barcelona (1994).
In each of his hotels (Madrid, Barcelona, London and Paris), he puts emphasis on pieces from his collection to provide the place with a unique character. One can find anything from African sculptures, to jewels, contemporary paintings, works of art dating back to Ancient Egypt, India, the Greco‐Roman Empire, Papua New Guinea… He is a true art enthusiast (antique culture), especially everything related to Ancient Egypt. His private collection of Egyptian art consists of more than 1,000 pieces.
Each floor of Hotel Banke is host to part of Mr Jordi Clos’ private jewel collection. This collection will be exhibited for clients of the hotel, the restaurant and the bar. Please see the pictures below.
Superior four‐star boutique hotel in the centre of Paris, ideal for your stay whether you are on a business trip or holidaying with your partner, with friends or with your family. This superior four‐star hotel is located in the Opera district, in the very heart of Paris, and a stone’s throw from Boulevard Haussmann and the Galeries Lafayette. Hotel Banke occupies a building from the turn of the 20th century designed by architects Paul Friesse and Cassien Bernard, and the stately building sits at the junction of Boulevard La Fayette and Rue Pillet Will.
The Hotel Banke is located in the heart of the Opera district, in the 9th arrondissement of Paris, near the Grands Boulevards and the international boutiques, just a few steps away from Place Vendôme and ten minutes from the Louvre. The closest train stations are Gare Saint-Lazare (1,5 km) and Gare de l’Est (1,8 km), while Gare du Nord, Gare Montparnasse, Gare de Lyoon and Gare d’Austerlitz are all a few minute drive away. The closest Metro stations are Chaussée-d’Antin (150 metres) or Notre-Dame-de-Lorette (450 metres). You’ll find several bus stops nearby the Hotel.The Paris-Orly Airport lies 23 km away from the Hotel, while the Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport is 28 km away.
Become our fan on facebook!