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-perfect pink - the hotel negresco is a hotel located on the promenade des anglais in nice, france. it was named after henri negresco, who had the hotel constructed in 1912. the hotel and its now famous pink dome was designed by the dutch-french architect eduard johan niermans. in wwl the hotel was converted to a hospital. unfortunately henri lost the hotel to his creditors after the war.
in 1957, it was sold to the augier family. madame jeanne augier reinvigorated the hotel with luxurious decorations and furnishings. the hotel also offers renowned gourmet dining at the regency-style le chantecler restaurant (two stars in the guide michelin and 15/20 in gault milau)
in 2003, the hotel negresco was listed by the government of france as a national historic building and it is one of the most famous images of nice.