Concorde Hotels & Resorts
Concorde Hotels & Resorts

Winners of the Facebook contest

And the winner is...



Prize :

An incredible Shopping & Culture weekend at the Concorde Opéra Paris **** for 2 including:

  • 2 nights in a Junior Suite, breakfasts included,
  • a bottle of Champagne in room,
  • a dinner for two at Terminus Café restaurant,
  • 2 priority tickets for "Dali" exhibition,
  • 10% off at the Printemps.



Winner : Elodie Raulin

Congratulations! Concorde Hotels & Resorts wishes you a pleasant stay!



The 24 clues hid the mystery word "Opéra Garnier"!


Indice n°1: Opéra Garnier first opened in 1875.


Indice n°2: this is the scaffolding which entierely covered the Palais Garnier all work long. It was removed once the construction finished.


Echaufaudage

Indice n°3: in French, ballet-girl (or boys) are called "little rats" (petits rats)


rat

Indice n°4: portrait of Charles Garnier, the Opéra's architect.


Charles Garnier

Indice n°5: diving under the scene, here are the machines which get sceneries up or down.


machines

Indice n°6: Tulle is the textile used for ballet-girls' tutus.


tulle

Indice n°7: it was a film strip from the famous French movie La Grande Vadrouille produced by Gérard Oury, with Louis de Funès and Bourvil.


Indice n°8: bronze sculpture on the roof of the Opéra Garnier, representing La Poésie (Charles Gumery)


La

Indice n°9: one of the most famous opera, La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi.


La Traviata

Indice n°10: bees have taken up residence on the roof the Opera and you can buy their honey!


bees

Indice n°11: 172 x 101 m, these are the dimensions of the Opera.


Indice n°12: painting by Camille Pissarro


Camille Pissarro

Indice n°13: map of the Opéra Garnier


Map

Indice n°14: ballet girl


Ballet Girl

Indice n°15: Would you like some Opéra cake? Yummy!


Opera dessert

Indice n°16: movie strip from The Fantom of the Opera by Joel Schumacher, inspired by a novel written by a French author, Gaston Leroux.


Indice n°17: "I've got the seat #183 on the balcony."


Echauffaudage

Indice n°18: painting by Edgar Degas named Trois danseuses (three ballet-girls).


Trois Danseuses

Indice n°19: le Foyer de la Danse, famous and luxurious dancing hall in the Opéra Garnier.


Foyer de la Danse

Indice n°20: painting L'Etoile by Edgar Degas, delicate admirer of dance and opera.


L'Etoile

Indice n°21: the famous red velvet seats in the Opéra


Seats

Indice n°22: video of Christmas window at Repetto's.


Indice n°23: Opéra Garnier in located on the Boulevard des Capucines.


Boulevard des Capucines

Indice n°24: the first dome's ceiling of the Opéra Garnier was painted by Jules Eugène Lenepveu but it is now hidden behind Marc Chagall's masterpiece.


Chagall's ceiling