Park Hyatt New York opened
Park Hyatt New York became the first new five-star hotel in Manhattan, open for the last 10 years, the previous launch of Mandarin Oriental in this area took place in 2003.
Let’s start with the location. The hotel is located in the heart of Manhattan, opposite Carnegie Hall, a few minutes from Central Park and the Museum of modern art MoMA. The hotel occupies the first 25 floors of the 90-storey skyscraper One57 Tower, which is the tallest residential building in new York. This modern building made of glass nestled among residential skyscrapers with apartments costing more than ten million dollars and looks like it is a condominium with cozy interiors. There are no conventional reception Desk at the entrance, guests are greeted by personal assistants who accompany in the room, on the way through registration via the tablet. In this case the lobby with the reception located on the third floor.
The hotel has 210 rooms and suites, the most exclusive options — two presidential suites with Butler service. Even the standard rooms are some of the most spacious in new York, their area starts from 44 sq. m, and the interior is reminiscent of a high class apartment with Windows from floor to ceiling. All rooms have an iPad Mini, which houses all information about the hotel, mirrors in the bathrooms with built in televisions; mini-bar includes the latest model of Nespresso machine with various flavors coffee, and safes disguised as krasivenny suitcase. An absolute advantage for guests — Wi-Fi free throughout the hotel.
In the bathrooms, even the standard rooms have two sinks, bathtub and shower with a watering can, creating the effect of rain. Bath accessories is manufactured by Le Labo, which was released for the hotel’s exclusive scent.
Spa hotel called Nalai means “serenity” in the language of the indigenous inhabitants of Manhattan the lenape people. Six treatment rooms on the top three floors of the hotel, four of which with private terraces, and other panoramic views of Central Park. Spa menu will change seasonally, but always offers treatments that include components obtained from different countries of the world. Treatment can be tailored to specific needs. Here you can indulge in a selection of body treatments and massages, as well as access to the fitness center.
The pool on the 25th floor, located opposite the SPA, many have called the “eagle’s nest”. Here in a box in three floors of light spreads around the room, the size of the pool will delight lovers of swimming, because not many hotels of new York can boast a length of 20 meters and underwater speakers, audible exclusive soundtrack created by Carnegie Hall especially for Park Hyatt New York.
Another beautiful place in the hotel ballroom, the walls covered in white onyx. Here you can organize weddings and different events, including exhibitions, conferences, etc.
Summary: Park Hyatt New York is a beautiful hotel with great service. And it has already received its first award from Virtuoso as the best opening of 2014. The only thing missing here is the spectacular views from the rooms.