Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Sofitel New York

The ultimate in comfort and convenience, this thirty-story building in midtown Manhattan-a contemporary statement in limestone and glass-is just a stone's throw from Fifth Avenue. The modern-day traveler will enjoy the amenities on offer at this fine establishment, set within easy reach of Manhattan's most celebrated attractions. These include Times Square, Broadway theaters, world-famous restaurants, famous boutiques, art museums and corporate headquarters. Good access to transportation links.


Sofitel New York offers a dining experience like no other. Gaby, our Art Deco restaurant, offers French flare in a luxurious setting. Or you may prefer to simply relax with a cocktail and enjoy the intimate atmosphere of Gaby's bar.


Mr Erik ANDEROUARD welcomes you

New York Palace Hotel

An icon of Manhattan splendor, The New York Palace seamlessly blends old world elegance with new world opulence.  As you walk through the courtyard gates of the Hotel's famed Villard Mansion on Madison Avenue and down the hotel's grand staircase you enter into a life rich in history and elegance.

The New York Palace is known for its luxurious hotel accommodations, spectacular views, spacious rooms, and unparalleled service. The Palace's 55-story tower features 813 guest-rooms, 86 suites, an extensive Spa & Fitness Center, fine dining at Gilt restaurant and bar and Istana, stunning meeting and conference space, a state-of-the-art business center, and four Triplex Penthouse suites with roof-top terraces and panoramic views. Located in the heart of midtown Manhattan at 50th Street and Madison Avenue, The New York Palace is just steps away from St. Patrick's Cathedral, Rockefeller Center and Saks Fifth Avenue. This Manhattan luxury hotel is a short walk from New York's Broadway theaters, Central Park, the business districts and world class shopping.

The New York Palace has been recognized as one of the top hotels not only in New York City, but in the world. Condé Nast Traveler named The Palace as one of the "World's Best Places to Stay" on their 2008 Gold List and Institutional Investor has ranked The Palace as one of "The Top Hotels of the World."

Library Hotel

The Library Hotel New York City is Manhattan's most celebrated concept luxury hotel. Fashioned from a landmark 1900 brick and terra cotta structure, this boutique treasure has been beautifully restored into a small luxury New York City hotel of the highest caliber. An oasis of modern elegance, the Library Hotel in New York and its attentive staff provide a thought provoking experience to sophisticated Midtown Manhattan travelers with a passion for culture and individual expression. Each of the ten guestroom floors at the Library Hotel in New York City is dedicated to one of the ten major categories of theDewey Decimal System*: Social Sciences, Literature, Languages, History, Math & Science, General Knowledge, Technology, Philosophy, The Arts and Religion.

The Library Hotel New York is conveniently located on Madison Avenue and 41st Street, also known as Library Way, just steps away from the majestic New York Public Library, Bryant Park, Pierpont Morgan Library, the exquisitely renovated Grand Central Terminal, the Times Square Theater District and all that Midtown Manhattan has to offer. Designed to feel more like a private club than a hotel, each of the Library Hotel's richly appointed luxury rooms are individually adorned with art and a collection of books that relate to the room's unique theme.

Far beyond ordinary New York hotels, the Library Hotel offers a wealth of complimentary amenities to our guests, providing an unparalleled value among luxury hotels in New York City.

The Library Hotel's signature style of hospitality and value is unmatched.  Library Hotel New York City guests enjoy great value, with all rates including the following amenities at no extra charge:

  • Bountiful European style breakfast buffet
  • Selection of coffee, tea, juices, cookies and fruits throughout the day
  • Wine & cheese reception evenings from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Complimentary wireless high speed Internet access
  • Evening turndown service
  • Complimentary passes to a nearby New York Sports Club

The Library Hotel New York is regarded as one of the top rated luxury boutique hotels in New York City.  We are very proud that the members of TripAdvisor have selected the Library Hotel in New York as winner of BEST LUXURY HOTEL UNITED STATES.

The Library Hotel New York is a member of HKHotels. Please visit our sister New York City hotels: www

Casablanca Hotel

Celebrated as one of the most popular boutique hotels in New York City, the Casablanca Hotel is a hidden gem, located just steps away from vibrant Times Square, in Midtown Manhattan. One of most charming boutique hotels in New York City, the Casablanca Hotel Times Square was inspired by the romance of the movie, "Casablanca." This New York hotel is an oasis of luminous Moroccan glamour and hospitality,  only outshined by its talented and eager to please staff. The Casablanca Hotel Times Square is an intimate European-style family-owned boutique hotel in New York City's most popular location, midtown Manhattan where guests can escape from the hustle and bustle of the city and relax in front of a fireplace at Rick's Café, the Casablanca Hotel's warm and welcoming upstairs club room. Rick's Café serves complimentary refreshments 24 hours a day, including deluxe European-style breakfast each morning and wine & cheese receptions every evening from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The Casablanca Hotel New York is the ideal choice among Times Square hotels for those who appreciate a cozy romantic ambiance and gracious service. All 48 luxury hotel rooms and mini-suites at our luxury boutique New York hotel are designed for comfort with meticulous attention to detail. Archways, ceiling fans, ornamental moldings, unique tapestries, paintings and murals are some of the authentic and unique details that grace the Casablanca Hotel in New York City.

Our exceptional staff and luxurious amenities are what make the Casablanca Hotel Times Square one of the premier boutique hotels in New York City. Our charming boutique hotel features complimentary high speed wireless internet access available throughout the hotel and a computer station is available to guests at no charge in Rick's Café. The executive board room at the Casablanca Hotel Times Square seats up to 12 and Tony's Di Napoli restaurant serves some of New York's most delicious Italian cuisine family style as well as offering room service to Casablanca Hotel guests.

The Casablanca Hotel Times Square has enjoyed a long history of ranking as one of the Top Rated hotels in New York by the members of TripAdvisor.com. The Casablanca Hotel New York City was also voted the #1 Best Times Square Hotel by the members of Citysearch in Best of Citysearch 2007.

As a guest of the Casablanca Hotel in New York you are welcome to enjoy these complimentary amenities...

  • A lavish European style breakfast including pastries, bagels, muffins, fresh fruit, cold and hot cereals, boiled eggs, yogurt, juices, freshly brewed coffee, tea, espresso and cappuccino served daily in Rick's Cafe; The New York Times, the Daily News and the New York Post are also available each morning.
  • Cookies, fresh fruit, coffees and teas throughout the day.
  • Prosecco, fine wines, imported and domestic cheeses, and hors d’oeuvres each evening from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Wireless High Speed Internet access throughout the hotel, with a computer for guest use in the Rick's Cafe.
  • Daily passes to the nearby New York Sports Club, which features a full range of cardio and strength-training equipment; aerobic, cycling and body-sculpting classes; and sauna.

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In the newly-renovated Al Bustan Rotana - Dubai, you will find a unique blend of traditional Arabian hospitality and modern luxury, synonymous only with a Leading Hotel of the World. 

This 5-star Rotana hotel offers luxury accommodation in Dubai and is an ideal choice for discerning business and leisure travellers.

Royal Penthouse Suite, President Wilson Hotel

Special features:

  • Private Elevator
  • Bulletproof doors and windows
  • Mini bar
  • Internet Wifi servic
The Royal Penthouse suite at President Wilson Hotel is located in Geneva, Switzerland. It has spectacular views of Lake Geneva and the alps. Not every one can stay in this royal floor because it is only reserved for Head of states and celebrities. For $35,000 a night, they will enjoy a contemporary style hotel suite and full security. The famous politician who stayed here is former U.S President Woodrow Wilson.

Ty Warner Penthouse, Four Seasons, New York

Ty Warner Penthouse

This highly anticipated suite at the pinnacle of Manhattan's tallest hotel is a collaboration between owner Ty Warner, designer Peter Marino and architect I.M. Pei, who came out of retirement to join in the creation of America's most exclusive accommodation.

With cantilevered glass balconies and floor-to-ceiling bay windows, set beneath 25-foot (7.6-metre) cathedral ceilings, the Ty Warner Penthouse offers a breathtaking 360-degree view of all Manhattan. Custom-commissioned in every detail, from semi-precious stone surfaces to fabrics woven with platinum and gold, the nine-room suite creates the sense of living within a multilayered work of art. It raises the bar for even the most seasoned travellers.

Penthouse guests enjoy amenities as impressive as their quarters: TVs programmed for every channel worldwide, unlimited global telephone calling, the services of both a personal butler and a personal trainer/therapist, and a private chauffeur for unlimited travel during your stay in your choice of a Rolls Royce Phantom or a Mercedes Maybach.

  • Covering the entire top floor of the Hotel, the nine-room Ty Warner Penthouse is accessed by its own private elevator.
  • Every space is distinctively designed and is made to feel even more expansive with immense bay windows, vaulted ceilings and skylights.
  • In the living and dining area, cream-coloured walls are richly inlaid with thousands of pieces of mother of pearl. A dramatic 4-foot-high (1.2-metre-high) cut-glass chandelier by Deborah Thomas sparkles above the bronze table by designer François-Xavier LaLanne. Seating is grouped around a marble fireplace, and four French doors open to glass railings.
  • The library is illuminated by a LaLanne chandelier in gilded bronze. The extensive book collection is set in bookcases framed with an elaborate bronze vine-and-leaf motif, again by LaLanne. The library is also furnished with a chess table and a Bösendorfer grand piano.
  • The centrepiece of the master bedroom is a Thai canopy bed threaded with gold. Offering unsurpassed comfort, the Swedish Hästens Vividus mattress was built entirely by hand over 160 hours, using 100% natural materials. Bedroom accents include two lacquer cabinets with cracked eggshell panels, and walls of straw marquetry.
  • Four French doors reveal a view of Central Park that is almost surreal in its perfection.
  • An indoor-outdoor Zen garden with a green bowenite waterfall overlooks downtown Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty.
  • The breakfast room is furnished with a LaLanne tree table and opens to its own large balcony 700 feet (213 metres) above Central Park.
  • The Penthouse also features a private spa room with a serene screen of living bamboo.
  • Adjacent to the spa room is an oversized dressing room clad entirely in leather.
  • With its ceiling, walls and floor gleaming with onyx, the master bathroom includes another outdoor balcony overlooking Central Park. Among the pampering features are an infinity-edge bathtub complete with chromatherapy, a separate glass-enclosed rain shower, radiant-heated floors, and sinks carved from a solid block of rock crystal.