From its ideal location between Fifth Avenue and Central Park to its legendary Oak Room, the Plaza is more than just a hotel- it’s a New York institution. Celebrity sightings are common at this luxury property, which offers opulent amenities such as a Rolls-Royce house car and white glove butler service. The best of the city is right outside the doors of this hotel, from fabulous Fifth Avenue shopping to renowned attractions such as the Museum of Modern Art. There are countless dining options in every direction and if you don’t know which restaurant to settle on, the Plaza’s helpful concierge boasts an extensive knowledge of the city’s eateries.
The Plaza Hotel offers 282 guest rooms including 102 suites. Accommodations are richly decorated and feature luxurious bedding with premium linens, wall mounted flat screen TVs and DVD players, iPod docking stations and wired and wireless internet access for a fee. The bathrooms, which are stocked with oversized Mascioni bath towels and bathrobes, boast white marble vanities and 24-carat gold plated faucets. Other highlights include a Guest Service panel that allows guests to control the entertainment, lighting and room temperature. All rooms receive housekeeping service twice daily and butler service is available 24 hours a day to suite guests. Room service is available around the clock.
Dining highlights at the hotel include the Oak Room, which dates back to 1907. After being closed during the Prohibition years, the Oak Room and Oak Bar re-opened in 1934. Other restaurants include the Champagne Bar which looks out at Fifth Avenue and the Palm Court which has set the scene for many films and books including The Great Gatsby. Guests can also indulge themselves in the hotel’s Caudalie Vinothérapie Spa, which features a Vichy shower and the Vinothérapie Spa signature barrel bath.