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Louis XVIII

1755-1824.
King of France (1814-1824) who took the throne after Napoleon's abdication. His reign was interrupted by Napoleon's brief return to power in 1815.
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Louis XVIII

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(Biography) 1755–1824, king of France (1814–24); younger brother of Louis XVI. He became titular king after the death of Louis XVII (1795) and ascended the throne at the Bourbon restoration in 1814. He was forced to flee during the Hundred Days
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Once owned by the son of William the Conqueror, King Louis XVIII of France lived here in exile for five years in the 1800s and it's easy to imagine him roaming around the vast grounds, with a romantic gothic tower, ruined church and a lake spanned by a old arch section of Kew Bridge.
Once home to the exiled King Louis XVIII of France and elegantly furnished and decorated with antiques and fine paintings, the hotel has a superb spa with indoor swimming pool, gymnasium and treatment rooms.