Luxury suites is soon becoming the order of the day. Guests like to experience their favorite brands in all its glory. The St Regis brand has pioneered this trend with several tailor made suites like its Tiffany Suite, the Bottega Veneta Suite and the Bentley Suite. On cue, the Hotel Raphael, one of the last independent French luxury hotels, and the prestigious brand Baccarat will now join hands to offer their guests a shining new setting for an unforgettable stay in Paris.The hotel’s Arc de Triomphe suite will take over a new look until January 5, 2014, when it is dressed up in shiny Baccarat, becoming the ephemeral Baccarat Suite. Located on the 6th floor of the hotel, the 73 sq m suite provides a bright bedroom and a large separated living room area. Displaying light and ivory tones, the suite is extended by a 60 sq m private balcony overlooking the magnificent Arc de Triomphe.Just a few steps away from the Avenue des Champs-Elysées and the Arc de Triomphe, the Hotel Raphael is a genuine home for connoisseurs set in the heart of Paris’ 16th arrondissement. The hotel is only a stone’s throw from the top fashion stores and museums.Baccarat celebrates 250 years of perfection, glorified by blown glass icons beautified by fire. Its Torch and Helios lighting collections together with the Harcourt dinner service make for a perfect match at the Arc de Triomphe Suite. Guests at the Raphael can enjoy a unique Baccarat Suite experience which includes a night.In the Baccarat Suite, buffet breakfast, two-way transfers in a luxury car from/to train station or airport, VIP welcome and a bottle of Champagne upon arrival, admission to the Maison Baccarat museum along with a very romantic gift: a set of two new Eve Harcourt champagne flutes all for €2,500 ($3,382).