Villa Clara
Restaurant, Bar, Café et Hôtel de Charme
Beyrouth, Liban
tel: + 961 70995739
olivier@villaclara.frmailto:olivier@villaclara.frPresentation.htmlshapeimage_1_link_0
Villa Clara
Restaurant, Bar, Café et Hôtel de Charme
Beyrouth, Liban
tel: + 961 70995739
olivier@villaclara.frmailto:olivier@villaclara.frPresentation.htmlshapeimage_2_link_0
New York Times,  September 2013
“Call it Beyrouth: Beirut with a French Accent”http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/01/travel/call-it-beyrouth-beirut-with-a-french-accent.html?_r=0
British Airways Inflight Magazine, Beirut hot spots November 2012
“Delightful, intimate, it’s a rare find in a town full of high-end hotels”britishairways.html
Air France Inflight Magazine, Beirut hot spots November 2013
“Villa Clara is a charming hotel in the heart of Beirut”airfrance.html
Wall Paper, London , October 2013
“The fleshly pleasures blowing hot in Lebanon”wallparer.html
Jazeera Inflight Magazine,  September  2013
“Villa Clara : Hotel Of The Month”jazeerainflight.html
Svenska Dagbladet, Daily Swedish, Travel Section, April 2013
“Cute and trendy French style boutique hotel”http://mobil.svd.se/c.jsp;jsessionid=CC2B41C48B237C16D4F22A61A9EE727D.rocco4?cid=25968001&rssId=&item=http%3a%2f%2fwww.svd.se%2f%3fservice%3dmobile%26amp%3barticleId%3d3458542
Conde Nast Traveler, Travel Section, December 2013
“Transports guests back to an earlier time, Belle Époque, Villa Clara blurs the lines between an idyllic past and an equally rosy present”condenasttravel.html
The Good Life, Business and Lifestyle, France, Travel Section, August 2014
“Simple and elegant as it should be”thegoodlife.html
Elle Oriental, Dubai edition, Getaways section, July 2013
“Nested in the new hub cherished by designers, Villa Clara, a place out of time that touches your spirit the moment you enter”elledubai.html
Courrier International, France, September 2013
“Culture, Beirut will always be Paris”courrierinternational.html
Borsen,  Danemark, January 2014
“7 tip til Beirut, Villa Clara, Small and Beautiful”borsen.html
Bespoke,  London, November 2013
“In creating Villa Clara, they have not only brought a bit of old Beirut back to life, they’ve turned it into a taste of the times”Bespoke.html
Plume Voyage, July 2013
“Villa Clara a house of Charm in Beirut”http://www.plumevoyage.fr/en/magazine/voyage/luxe/villa-clara-house-of-charm-beirut/
Men’s Passion,  Kuwait, March 2013
“Villa Clara, a Jewel of Beirut”mens_passion.html
ECONEWS, publication of the Lebanese Chamber of Commerce,  November 2013
“The necessity of a new kind of tourism”econews.html
L’Orient le Jour, October 2012
“Villa Clara, charm and generosity”olj1.html
Time Out Beirut Magazine, November 2012
“Villa Clara, the secret garden, they’ve captured the spirit of the home’s golden age”time_out.html
Noun Magazine, August 2014
“Beautiful and delightful at the same time”noun.html
Byzance Magazine,  July  2012
“Here prevails nostalgia as well as the romantic atmosphere of bygone days combined with modern comfort”byzance.html
L’officiel du Levant, January 2013
”Entering in Villa Clara, you discover a place full of life”lofficiel.html
Santé Beauté Magazine, June 2014
“Real lux has to be personalized, the experience must be unique and intimate”santemag.html
Elle Magazine, Table de fete, December 2013
“Olivier Gougeon, country side Christmas”ellebeirut.html
Deco Magazine, July 2014
“Elegance and refinement ”decomag.html
Le commerce du levant, Octobre 2012
“Villa Clara, un Hotel de charme a Mar Michael ”commerce_du_levant.html
Entrepreneur middle east, April 2014
“Villa Clara, Boutique Bounty Villa Clara”http://www.entrepreneurmiddleeast.com/boutique-bounty-villa-clara/
L’Orient le Jour, April 2014
“The first charcuterie Made In Lebanon”OLJ2.html
Executive magazine, January 2013
“Parisian Dining”http://www.executive-magazine.com/society/villa-clara-beirut-restaurant-review#
International Herald Tribune,  September 2013
“French touch remains part of Beirut”newyorktimes.html
Saydati magazine, Mars 2013
“Delightfull Villa Clara”livepage.apple.comhttp://www.sayidaty.net/%D8%AF%D9%8A%D9%83%D9%88%D8%B1/%D9%81%D9%8A%D9%84%D9%84%D8%A7-%D9%83%D9%84%D8%A7%D8%B1%D8%A7-%D9%85%D9%84%D8%A7%D8%B0-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B7%D9%8A%D9%88%D8%B1http://www.sayidaty.net/%D8%AF%D9%8A%D9%83%D9%88%D8%B1/%D9%81%D9%8A%D9%84%D9%84%D8%A7-%D9%83%D9%84%D8%A7%D8%B1%D8%A7-%D9%85%D9%84%D8%A7%D8%B0-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B7%D9%8A%D9%88%D8%B1shapeimage_31_link_0
Kuwait Airways, October 2014
“Destination Lebanon, Villa Clara”Kuwait_airways.html
Amseterdo, September 2014
“A place for art lovers and romantic getaway”http://www.amsterdo.com/villa-clara-beirut/
Le commerce du levant, March 2015
“Trip advisor 2015 Travelers’ choice award”commerce_trip.html
Special, April 2015
“Villa Clara, l’histoire d’un tandem de choc”special.html
Madame air france, 2015 gold selection
“Maison en ville”air_france_madame.html
Une Libanaise a Paris,travel section 2015
“The Bohemian Luxury”http://unelibanaiseaparis.com/en/2015/01/05/le-luxe-boheme-a-la-villa-clara/
Une Libanaise a Paris,pimp your life 2015
“My light houmous”http://unelibanaiseaparis.com/en/2014/10/23/mon-houmous-light-3/
Mondanite,decembre 2014
“Pour l’amour du partage”mondanite.html
Taste and flavor,june 2015
“Haute cuisine”taste_and_flavor.html
Elle,march 2015
“Une si belle reussite”elle_MH.html
L’officiel, Paris, june 2015
“Les meilleurs food Ambassadeurs Francais a travers le monde”lofficielparis.html
HôtelHotel.html
RestaurantRestaurant.html
La presse en parle
Le Figaro madame
“Dans les pas de Lea Salame, Mon Hotel”http://madame.lefigaro.fr/evasion/beyrouth-dans-les-pas-lea-salame-231215-111479
Le Monde
“Une ville, deux possibilite”http://www.lemonde.fr/m-voyage/visuel/2016/02/05/une-ville-deux-possibilites-beyrouth_4860049_4497613.html?xtmc=beirut&xtcr=3
Corriere della Sera
“Luci della citta”courriere_della_cierra.html
Air France Mag
“Villa Clara, A unique hotel experience”http://www.airfrance.com/MU/en/common/travel-guide/villa-clara-a-unique-hotel-experience.htm
New york times
“a small hotels that require visitors to think about the city that surrounds them, Villa Clara is a treat“
“ The hotel’s French restaurant is reliably considered to be among Beirut’s best “http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/02/t-magazine/travel-beirut-architecture-art-design.html?_r=0
The weekly Standard, Washington DC
“Beirut is a city of excellent food, but Olivier has been the best chef in town since he first came here”http://www.weeklystandard.com/a-story-of-beef-and-love-in-beirut/article/2002203