HOTEL OVERVIEWLocated on Fifth Avenue, The Plaza combines timeless tradition with a modern spirit to create an exquisite sanctuary within a thriving metropolis. The opulent Beaux Arts décor and unparalleled levels of personalised service and luxury ensures that your experience at The Plaza is a memorable one. Central Park, Fifth Avenue, spectacular art, thriving culture, endless shopping, unbelievable dining and lively nightlife – this is New York City! Amid the whirl of excitement you will find The Plaza, a Fairmont Managed Hotel. A cultural oasis amid a bustling metropolis, The Plaza continues the tradition of defining luxury through unmatched service with a modern spirit. While traditions remain, such as the opulent grandeur of the Beaux Arts décor and the superb ambience of the legendary Palm Court, New York’s premier destination for Afternoon Tea, exciting new offerings include the elegant Champagne Bar and stylish Rose Club, as well as the acclaimed Todd English Food Hall and The Plaza Food Hall.
Amenities at The Plaza Hotel include the world-class shops at The Plaza, featuring exclusive boutiques and purveyors of fine food as well as health and wellness facilities including a Caudalie Vinothérapie Spa, a gym by LA PALESTRA and the Warren-Tricomi Salon. Carved from within the great castle-like landmark, it is The Plaza’s magnificent public spaces that set it apart as the quintessential grand palace. The opulent Grand Ballroom and Terrace Room have been meticulously restored to their original grandeur. Lavish social and business events and unforgettable weddings continue to be held in these historic landmarks, which are at the heart of The Plaza Hotel’s legacy. Timeless. Captivating. Unforgettable… A seamless fusion of traditional and modern, and a passion for uncompromising service combine to create an experience that is indulgent, exquisite, and truly unforgettable.ROOMS & SUITES
The passion and uncompromising attention to detail which made The Plaza a legend continues with its timeless grandeur and a new and contemporary spirit. The refined elegance of each spacious guest room is inspired by the Louis XV style of French décor providing the guest with an experience that is both indulgent and exquisite. Each elegantly appointed accommodation features a bathroom designed to provide guests with a soothing setting for respite and relaxation. A graceful inlaid “earth stone” floral wall mosaic brings the tranquil and authentic beauty of the Central Park landscape indoors. The Plaza has the extraordinary honor of being the first hotel in the world to have 24-carat gold plated Sherle Wagner designed sinks and fixtures in every guestroom and suite – these lavish custom designed basins are carefully cradled by hand-crafted solid white marble vanities.
The Legacy Suites are the newest addition to hotel. Designed to be evocative of an Upper East Side residence, each of the 29 newly renovated top tier suites feature contemporary décor that is elegant and timeless complemented by views that reflect the heart of New York. The Plaza is also the first hotel in the world to offer in-room iPads for all guests to control their entire hotel experience. At the touch of a screen, guests can order In-Room Dining, make restaurant reservations, communicate directly with the Concierge, request wake-up calls, and even check airline schedules and print boarding passes.
Plaza Rooms are located on floors 5 to 19 and provide elegant accommodations with a comfortable sitting area. Each of these exceptional New York City hotel rooms features a bathroom finished with inlaid “earth stone” mosaics in floral motifs, with a bathtub as well as separate shower. Bathroom details include 24-carat gold plated Sherle Wagner faucets and accessories, and hand crafted solid white marble vanities. Room Size: 475 sq.ft. / 44 sq.m. View: 58th Street city view or Interior Courtyard view
Deluxe Courtyard Room
Signature Terrace Room
Two-Bedroom Edwardian Suite
Decorated with rich fabrics and custom designed furnishings, this luxurious and spacious two bedroom/two bathroom suite offers a separate living room, Butler’s pantry and a powder room for guests. Each bedroom has a King bed and a comfortable sitting area. Room Size: 1550 sq.ft. / 144 sq.m. View: Landscaped interior courtyard or 58th street city view.
Experience an unparalleled level of luxury in The Legacy Suites, the newest chapter in The Plaza’s history. Designed to be evocative of an Upper East Side home, each of the 29 newly renovated suites feature contemporary décor with a tailored look that is simple and bright, yet elegant and timeless. The residential style of The Legacy Suites makes them the perfect escape for a quick getaway or an extended stay. From each Legacy Suite, guests will enjoy views that reflect the heart of New York. Whether it’s the iconic Pulitzer Fountain and fashionable Fifth Avenue or famed Central Park, the views from each of the suites, like The Plaza herself, are as stunning and vibrant today as they have been for the past century. Unrivalled luxury and comfort are complemented by attentive, discreet and personalized service.
The Plaza’s Legacy Suites include a number of amenities thoughtfully designed to ensure a curated and seamless experience for each guest: Dedicated reservations line, Personal pre-arrival concierge, White glove butler service, Distinguished Visitor VIP status, VIP welcome amenity and flowers, Personalised stationery and business cards while in residence and Direct VIP connection to the Concierge Desk from the suite
The Carnegie Suite
The Ellington Suite
The Pulitzer Suite
The Metropolitan Suite
The Plaza Terrace Suite
The Vanderbilt Suite
The Hardenbergh Terrace Suite
Room Size: 2100 sq.ft. / 195 sq.m. View: Central Park and 58th Street city view
The Royal Plaza Suite
The Royal Plaza Suite also offers a fitness room with state-of-the-art equipment, providing an additional measure of privacy for guests. The master bedroom, which overlooks Fifth Avenue, is decorated in a romantic palate of creams, beige, and grey and has a separate dressing room. Generously sized en-suite baths are decorated with marble mosaic tile in a leaf-like pattern inspired by Central Park and are adorned with 24-carat gold plated Sherle Wagner fixtures. The Royal Plaza Suite, which is accessed via a private elevator, can also be reconfigured as a one or two bedroom suite. The second and third bedrooms have private entrances. As a Royal Plaza Suite guest you will enjoy Butler Services. Room Size: 2786 sq.ft. to 4400 sq.ft. / 259 sq.m to 409 sq.m. View: Fifth Avenue and the legendary Pulitzer Fountain
The Fitzgerald Suite
Every detail of the suite relates to Fitzgerald’s life and his time at The Plaza as well as Baz Luhrmann’s film. Dome ceilings surrounded by antique mirrors feature 1920’s Odeon Glass Fringe Chandeliers. The bedspread and towels are custom embroidered with the Jay Gatsby and Daisy-inspired monogram, seen frequently throughout the film. The walls are adorned with portraits of the 2013 film cast captured by legendary Hollywood photographer Douglas Kirkland, images of Fitzgerald and his wife, and 1920s photos from Vogue and Vanity Fair. Bookshelves are filled with the author’s complete works and books that inspired the filmmakers throughout production, as well as classic RH accessories that include vintage-inspired trophy urns modeled on a sporting prize from the 1920s, cast-iron Brooklyn Bridge bookends and timeless 1920s French Glass Cloches. Guests will also find entertainment in RH’s vintage board games, including Monopoly, which originated during the era, iconic Gramophone-shaped iPhone and iPad speakers, custom Tiffany & Co. playing cards, and coffee table books that invoke languorous summers on the Gold Coast or the vibrant New York of the Roaring Twenties. To complete the experience, guests are welcomed to the suite with a bottle of Moët champagne and gifted ‘His and Hers’ Plaza flasks as a memento of the stay. Room Size: 700 sq.ft. / 65 sq.m. View: 58th Street City View
The Tower Suite
In addition, children will receive an eight inch metallic painted chocolate knight upon arrival, medieval-themed DVDs and books, and a closet full of knight dress-up outfits and toys from FAO Schwarz to complete the experience. To remain under the guardianship of the brave knight, guests also have the option to book an adjoining Pulitzer Suite and Deluxe King Room, converting the room to a three-bedroom suite, for a vacation the whole family will find memorable. Room Size: 500 sq.ft. / 46 sq.m. View: Fifth Avenue view
The Eloise Suite
Pets are not permitted in the Eloise Suite. Guests also have the option to book an adjoining “Nanny Suite,” as the Eloise Suite does not accommodate a rollaway bed. The “Nanny Suite” is a one-bedroom Edwardian Suite, which includes a champagne and truffles amenity. Room Size: 625 sq.ft. / 58 sq.m. View: Interior Courtyard View
DINING & COCKTAILS
The Palm Court
From the moment the doors opened in 1907, The Plaza became an international icon of splendor and luxury. With a heritage rich in history and history-making events, The Plaza is unmatched. Long a part of Plaza tradition, the romantic and timeless Palm Court has served as a setting for scenes in many popular novels and films, most notably, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby. The Palm Court serves breakfast, lunch and Afternoon Tea. An a la carte brunch menu is offered on Saturday and Sunday. In addition, The Palm Court offers an Eloise-themed children’s menu.
The Todd English Food Hall
The Todd English Food Hall — a European-inspired specialty food hall — offers the finest fresh, prepared, and gourmet foods. Designed by renowned architect Jeffrey Beers, The Todd English Food Hall mirrors the aesthetics of the finest food specialty markets throughout the world. The global architecture is reflected in mosaic marble floors, elegant wood paneling, ceramic backdrops and stained-glass windows. Known for his interpretation of rustic Mediterranean cuisine, Chef Todd English expands his culinary borders to international flavors, creating a true dine-around experience among the nine diverse food stations (Ocean Grill & Oyster Bar, Noodle & Dumpling Bar, Pasta Bar, Sushi Bar, The Grill, Taqueria, Pizza, Cheese & Charcuterie, Wine Bar and Patisserie). You can join us here, entertain, or take us out so why would you go anywhere else?
The Todd English Food Hall has a 3,500-square foot private dining room (accommodates 175 for reception, 100 for seated lunch/dinner) that can be booked for special events including holiday parties, client entertaining, meetings and all occasions. If you are looking to host a larger event, a buy-out of The Todd English Food Hall offers up to 300 for a reception and 200 for a seated lunch or dinner.
The Plaza Food Hall
Three years ago, they embarked on a journey to bring together an abundance of culinary choices in one dynamic setting. They opened The Plaza Food Hall by Todd English in June 2010, where locals, tourists and hotel guests alike could meet, dine and shop in a space akin to European food halls not typically found in the United States.
Their enthusiasm for all things food quickly caught on! The Plaza Food Hall has become a go-to destination, setting in motion a multiphase expansion. On May 23, 2012, The Plaza Food Hall opened in its 32,000-square-foot space. Todd English remains our “anchor” alongside a thoughtfully curated selection of New York favorites and relative newcomers. Whether you’re a born-and-bred New Yorker looking to enjoy childhood favorites or a visitor who wants to sample a cross-section of the city’s best, you truly can find it all under the famous gabled roof of The Plaza.
The Rose Club
The Rose Club, embodying the grandeur of The Plaza with a splash of contemporary style and spirit, overlooks the stunning new Fifth Avenue lobby. Located where the Persian Room, a once legendary nightclub, played host to such formidable acts as Bob Hope, Kay Thompson, Bob Fosse and Liza Minnelli, The Rose Club walls have listened in on many unforgettable moments in music and entertainment history. During the Persian Room’s 41 year run, modern jazz made a spectacular debut with a stellar cast of performers including Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, John Coltrane and Billie Holiday.
Today, they invite guests and New Yorkers alike to join us every Wednesday and Thursday night for live jazz performed by Kat Gang and Lapis Luna. The Plaza’s Rose Club menu features an array of signature cocktails and a select epicurean menu to satisfy the tastes of those wishing to indulge in lighter gourmet fare. The stylishly elegant ambiance of The Rose Club at The Plaza embraces the past, present and future of this legendary hotel and will be a treasured setting for the making of new Plaza memories.
The Champagne Bar
Overlooking Fifth Avenue and the Pulitzer Fountain, The Champagne Bar at The Plaza, is reminiscent of the Champagne Porch that was in the same location when the hotel opened its doors in 1907. The most exclusive of The Plaza’s dining venues, which once welcomed legendary figures including the Prince of Wales and Diamond Jim Brady has become a favorite destination of today’s social set. By night, celebrate with the world’s finest champagne, caviar and wines. By day, indulge in freshly baked pastries, light gourmet fare, and specialty coffees.SERVICES
LA PALESTRA at The Plaza came to fruition in the Spring 2012 through a design partnership between LA PALESTRA founder and CEO, Pat Manocchia, Davies Tang & Toews and legendary architect Frank Gehry. The team created a stunning multi-level, state of the art wellness facility that reflects LA PALESTRA’s integrated philosophy, while still preserving the classic architecture of the historic hotel.
LA PALESTRA has been created and is committed to being actively involved in the definition of a new generation of health care based on prevention. Founded in 1994, LA PALESTRA pioneered a unique and integrated methodology for medical diagnosis, treatment, and health maintenance programming. A true hybrid, LA PALESTRA programs are holistic and combine comprehensive medical analysis and treatments with individually tailored exercise programs. As a center for preventative medicine, they are staffed to provide 360 degrees of integrated health service to our members from acute back pain to addressing the needs of professional athletes.
Their staff is comprised of physicians and professionals in the fields of internal medicine, orthopedics, nutrition, psychology, clinical social work, physical therapy, chiropractic care, cardiology, acupuncture, massage therapy, general fitness and athletic performance.
Caudalie Vinotherapie Spa
The Caudalie Vinothérapie Spa is the perfect oasis in which to relax and restore skin, body and mind. The spa artfully melds the signature Caudalie Vinothérapie® Spa elements – warm precious wood, relaxing dark stones and symbolic vine sculptures – to create a warm modern ambiance. Fourteen treatment rooms, a Vichy shower, a private VIP room for two, Vinothérapie® Spa signature barrel bath, two Hammams and an exclusive French Paradox Wine Lounge create a unique environment for Caudalie’s world renowned skin care rituals.
A 6,100 square foot space at the legendary Plaza is the ultimate testament to Joel Warren and Edward Tricomi’s unparalleled position in the industry. Upon the rebirth of the historic destination, The Plaza welcomes the arrival of Warren-Tricomi, a modern symbol of timeless style and visionary expertise. Both renowned for superior pampering and subtle sophistication, Warren-Tricomi and The Plaza together represent the perfect marriage of luxury and style.
Eloise at The Plaza
There is a lot of fun and always so much to do at The Eloise Shop! Guests who skidder in may relax in the stylish Living Room and plan their (mis)adventures with the concierge, just like a certain young lady. Visit their Fashion Room that is filled with Eloise costumes, exclusive Eloise branded t-shirts and one-of-a-kind merchandise… They may even catch you strutting the catwalk and admiring yourself in the mirror! Sklonking off to the Library Room, guests may enjoy “park views” and watch their favorite Eloise movie clips or enjoy story time with their mostly companion. Of course, fans can’t leave without a visit to the Tea Room where family and friends can come together for Rawther Fancy Teas, birthday parties, events and other celebrations. A trip to The Plaza is not complete without visiting her very own shop!
The Plaza Boutique
The Plaza Boutique features one-of-a-kind gifts, accessories and apparel designed exclusively for the Plaza from the finest materials and using the highest quality craftsmanship. Take memories of your unforgettable time at The Plaza home with you and share the experience with friends and family.
Each Concierge at The Plaza is a member of the ‘Les Clefs d’Or,’ the International Concierge Association, a minimum five years of experience as a concierge is required in order to join this prestigious association. Consequently, their concierge department is uniquely equipped to assist you in accessing the best of New York’s events and attractions including restaurant reservations, theatre tickets, concert passes and sports seats. Upon arrival, The Plaza concierge department is available each day in the Fifth Avenue hotel lobby and each night from 11pm until 6am at the overnight desk.MAP