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NEW YORK HOTELS

New York has a selection of exceptional hotels in prime locations throughout the city, providing a great base for your visit no matter what your preference; whether it’s a room overlooking Central Park, or a view of the vibrant Times Square. These hotels aim to please, and children rank highly on the list of priorities, with a number of special touches to make your family stay in the Big Apple just that bit more memorable.

THE PLAZA

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR
Established in 1907, the Plaza maintains its traditional opulent style, with a recent refurbishment introducing contemporary features including the Champagne Bar. Located on Fifth Avenue by Central Park, and boasting 180 guestrooms and 102 suites, it has the largest ground area of any luxury hotel in the city.

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR KIDS
The Eloise Suite is every little girl's dream, however, the children's concierge and extensive children's menu extend the luxury of the Plaza to all children.

www.theplaza.com

Family suites or
interconnecting rooms
Kids' Concierge
Kids' Club
Children's menus
Children's pool
Nanny service or babysitting
Planned children's activities
Children's welcome pack
Children's movies available
In-room computer games
Children's equipment
(beds/cots/highchairs)
Children's bathrobes,
slippers and toiletries
Children's turndown treat

HILTON NEW YORK

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR
Located in a prime position close to Central Park, Times Square and the Rockefeller Center, the Hilton features 1935 guest rooms with panoramic views of the city, and 46 expansive suites. Facilities include a 24-hour fitness centre and in-room massages are available.

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR KIDS
The kids will feel welcome amidst the luxury of the Hilton with board games available and a well-designed children's menu.

www.newyorkhiltonhotel.com

Family suites or
interconnecting rooms
Kids' Concierge
Kids' Club
Children's menus
Children's pool
Nanny service or babysitting
Planned children's activities
Children's welcome pack
Children's movies available
In-room computer games
Children's equipment
(beds/cots/highchairs)
Children's bathrobes,
slippers and toiletries
Children's turndown treat

OMNI BERKSHIRE PLACE

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR
A contemporary luxury hotel featuring 396 recently renovated guest rooms, the Omni stands just moments away from Fifth Avenue shopping and a number of other attractions.

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR KIDS
Winner of Where Magazine New York's Family Friendly award for three years running, the Omni offers complimentary suitcases for kids with various activities, so it's sure to be a hit.

www.omnihotels.com

Family suites or
interconnecting rooms
Kids' Concierge
Kids' Club
Children's menus
Children's pool
Nanny service or babysitting
Planned children's activities
Children's welcome pack
Children's movies available
In-room computer games
Children's equipment
(beds/cots/highchairs)
Children's bathrobes,
slippers and toiletries
Children's turndown treat

LOEWS REGENCY HOTEL

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR
Host to 268 rooms and 86 suites, and awarded a place on US News and World Report's list of 'Best Hotels in the USA', Loews is ideally located in Midtown New York, close to Central Park and Madison Avenue.

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR KIDS
Loews Loves Kids programs aim to please, providing activities and toys to keep children busy and music download cards for teenagers.

www.loewshotels.com/en/Regency-Hotel

Family suites or
interconnecting rooms
Kids' Concierge
Kids' Club
Children's menus
Children's pool
Nanny service or babysitting
Planned children's activities
Children's welcome pack
Children's movies available
In-room computer games
Children's equipment
(beds/cots/highchairs)
Children's bathrobes,
slippers and toiletries
Children's turndown treat

THE FOUR SEASONS NEW YORK

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR
Four Seasons presents panoramic views of Central Park with 368 guest rooms and suites. Home to the Arcadia Gallery exhibiting contemporary art, it also lays claim to 24-hour gym and spa facilities.

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR KIDS
The Four Seasons sets the worldwide benchmark for family-friendly luxury. A visit to Dylan's Candy Bar Suite, the children's DVD library and the range of toys, games and colouring books will have your kids begging to stay longer.

www.fourseasons.com/newyork

Family suites or
interconnecting rooms
Kids' Concierge
Kids' Club
Children's menus
Children's pool
Nanny service or babysitting
Planned children's activities
Children's welcome pack
Children's movies available
In-room computer games
Children's equipment
(beds/cots/highchairs)
Children's bathrobes,
slippers and toiletries
Children's turndown treat

THE PENINSULA

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR
Located in a prime location on Fifth Avenue, close to Central Park and the Rockefeller Center, The Peninsula demonstrates timeless elegance with its sophisticated decor, evident throughout the hotel.

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR KIDS
Children are made to feel like royalty at the Peninsula with Kid's Academy NYC tours, culinary classes with the Peninsula pastry chef and, of course, their very own bathrobes, slippers and bubble bath supplies.

www.peninsula.com

Family suites or
interconnecting rooms
Kids' Concierge
Kids' Club
Children's menus
Children's pool
Nanny service or babysitting
Planned children's activities
Children's welcome pack
Children's movies available
In-room computer games
Children's equipment
(beds/cots/highchairs)
Children's bathrobes,
slippers and toiletries
Children's turndown treat

THE MANDARIN ORIENTAL

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR
Standing high above the city at the top of the Time Warner Centre, Mandarin Oriental offers some spectacular views of the city. Located centrally above Columbus Circle, and close to a number of attractions, each of the 248 rooms is decorated to reflect the chain’s oriental custom, with a touch of New York style.

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR KIDS
Personalised welcome gifts, colouring books, kids' DVDs and game consoles all make a stay at the Mandarin Oriental extremely family-friendly.

www.mandarinoriental.com/newyork

Family suites or
interconnecting rooms
Kids' Concierge
Kids' Club
Children's menus
Children's pool
Nanny service or babysitting
Planned children's activities
Children's welcome pack
Children's movies available
In-room computer games
Children's equipment
(beds/cots/highchairs)
Children's bathrobes,
slippers and toiletries
Children's turndown treat

THE RITZ-CARLTON NEW YORK (Central Park)

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR
Winner of numerous awards for superior service and supremacy in luxury accommodation, the Ritz-Carlton offers some fantastic views of Central Park. The property features 212 guestrooms and 47 suites and is located near a number of central attractions.

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR KIDS
Your children will be enchanted by their view of Central Park, and perhaps more so by the kids' DVD library available in every room.

www.ritzcarlton.com

Family suites or
interconnecting rooms
Kids' Concierge
Kids' Club
Children's menus
Children's pool
Nanny service or babysitting
Planned children's activities
Children's welcome pack
Children's movies available
In-room computer games
Children's equipment
(beds/cots/highchairs)
Children's bathrobes,
slippers and toiletries
Children's turndown treat

TRUMP INTERNATIONAL HOTEL AND TOWER

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR
Possessing 176 luxury rooms and suites complete with fully equipped kitchens, Trump International Hotel provides ideal accommodation for a trip to the city. At a height of 52 storeys, the views of the city are stunning.

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR KIDS
Children will love the 'Kids on Central Park' backpack containing a colouring book, crayons and tickets to the family attraction of their choice. The in-room milk and cookies, kids' DVD library and swimming lessons will also keep them entertained.

www.trumphotelcollection.com

Family suites or
interconnecting rooms
Kids' Concierge
Kids' Club
Children's menus
Children's pool
Nanny service or babysitting
Planned children's activities
Children's welcome pack
Children's movies available
In-room computer games
Children's equipment
(beds/cots/highchairs)
Children's bathrobes,
slippers and toiletries
Children's turndown treat

THE JAMES NEW YORK

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR
Designed to exude modern simplicity, it is the attention to detail in the quality of amenities provided that elevates The James into the luxury class of New York hotels. With a gym, spa and rooftop pool among its features, the 114 guestroom hotel is situated in a central location for visiting Manhattan attractions.

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR KIDS
Children are thrown into New York street style with complimentary Paul Frank blankets, pyjamas, car seats, boosters and colouring books at the James. They'll also love the books, movies and PlayStations available for use during their stay.

www.jameshotels.com/New-York

Family suites or
interconnecting rooms
Kids' Concierge
Kids' Club
Children's menus
Children's pool
Nanny service or babysitting
Planned children's activities
Children's welcome pack
Children's movies available
In-room computer games
Children's equipment
(beds/cots/highchairs)
Children's bathrobes,
slippers and toiletries
Children's turndown treat

THE CARLYLE

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR
Taking home the Best Hotel in New York in Condé Nast Traveller's 2011 Readers' Choice Awards, the Carlyle overlooks Central Park and, with 188 rooms and suites, is always an elegant choice.

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR KIDS
The Rosebuds program at the Carlyle will leave your children feeling like royalty. With Baby Primrose skincare products, velour terry children's bathrobes and Madeleine Tea, the luxury at the Carlyle extends to the whole family.

www.rosewoodhotels.com

Family suites or
interconnecting rooms
Kids' Concierge
Kids' Club
Children's menus
Children's pool
Nanny service or babysitting
Planned children's activities
Children's welcome pack
Children's movies available
In-room computer games
Children's equipment
(beds/cots/highchairs)
Children's bathrobes,
slippers and toiletries
Children's turndown treat

HOTEL PLAZA ATHÉNÉE

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR
Recently renovated, this hotel of just 142 guestrooms and suites has an intimate atmosphere, adorned in grand decor and situated near Central Park.

WHY IT'S FIVE STAR KIDS
The intimate atmosphere of the Plaza Athénée is carried over into their children's services. With welcome gifts including tickets to the Zoo and New York-related toys, as well as the 'Children's Afternoon Tea' and milk-and-cookies turndown service, your children will love every minute of their stay.


www.plaza-athenee.com

Family suites or
interconnecting rooms
Kids' Concierge
Kids' Club
Children's menus
Children's pool
Nanny service or babysitting
Planned children's activities
Children's welcome pack
Children's movies available
In-room computer games
Children's equipment
(beds/cots/highchairs)
Children's bathrobes,
slippers and toiletries
Children's turndown treat

 

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