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Above: Book this suite, and you might spot Joan
Collins or Roman Polanski lounging by the heated and filtered saltwater pool.
The Hotel Cipriani protects its famous guests from paparazzi and
autograph-seekers, but it isn't above a bit of namedropping--unless, of course,
a guest wishes to remain incognito after his, her, or a companion's departure.
Even a short
list of the Cipriani's celebrity guests reads like a Who's Who of
entertainment, fashion, literature, politics, and the nobility. But don't be
intimidated if you lack a household name; your fellow guests are more likely to
be orthodontists, cardiologists, lawyers, and business executives than movie
stars or heads of state.
(Interested in census trivia? About 35% of the Cipriani's guests come from
the United Kingdom, another 35% are from the U.S., and many of the remaining 30%
are from France, Germany, or Switzerland.)
||Hubert de Givenchy
|Charlotte Vale Allen
and Duchess of York
||Prince & Princess of Sweden
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