Do you think you know New York City? Think again; our New York DMC member Briggs is proud to introduce you to four new opening luxury hotels in the heart of the city as well as three upcoming major events you certainly wouldn’t miss whether you are a sport, fashion or food lover…
From August 26th to September 9th the tennis championships known as the world’s most attended annual sporting event will take place: US Open. Sport lovers can enjoy two weeks of tennis matches at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Centre, in Flushing Meadows Park of Queens. Whilst on site, lots of different restaurants, cafés, bars and a food village offer a large choice of food and beverages you can try according to your personal preferences. You can also find attractions around the championship such as a Museum Gallery, a vast array of souvenirs or the US Open American Express Fan Experience, a full size tennis court that among other programmes allows fans to try out their strokes or demo the latest racquets.
From September 5th to 12th, don’t miss the Fashion Week at Lincoln Centre, and be the first to know about the new Spring 2014 collections. As usual, about 70 designers will reveal their brand new creations to the whole world.
From October 17th to 20th, the New York City Wine & Food Festival: American most beloved television chefs and some legendary culinary icons from all over the world will gather for three days…Come and taste their best of food and wine! “Eat, Drink, End Hunger” is a phrase that demonstrates what New York is all about regarding the Share Our Strength’s ‘No Kid Hungry’ campaign. You can feel good about spending your money and indulging in New York’s edible luxuries as 100% of the net proceeds from the Wine and Food Festival goes directly to organisations that aim to put a stop to hunger.
New York is famous for its breath-taking views that are equal to no other. What better way to enjoy them than grabbing a drink at one of the stunning Rooftop Bars and experiencing an unbeatable view of the beautiful New York skyline? Head over to the Berry Park bar or Night of Joy’s attractive terrace to take a look over the gorgeous Manhattan while enjoying the best beer New York has to offer.
The Quin Hotel
The Quin, New York City’s newest Luxury Lifestyle Hotel is a mix of modernity and rich artistic heritage. Coming out mid 2013, it’s located on the corner of 57th Street and 6th Avenue. It possesses 205 guest rooms and 27 suites with sustainable materials, luxury finishes, state-of-the-art audio-visuals that create a specially sophisticated atmosphere.
For your guests, a flexible private dining room will be available for up to 150 persons in its fine dining restaurant, and an exceptional signature cocktail and wine bar will be at your disposal.
The Knickerbocker Hotel
The Knickerbocker Hotel is a new project of turning an historic building into a luxury independent boutique hotel in the heart of the country’s top tourist destination: Times Square. The new Hotel will be a twelve floor establishment with 330 guest rooms and a meeting area of approximately 2,000 square feet. It will compose of lots of amenities such as a fitness centre, a rooftop lounge as well as indoor and outdoor bars.
Scheduled to open November 2013 in the heart of Manhattan, Viceroy Hotel and its 240 guest rooms will provide you with comfort, repose, and give you an opportunity to escape from the hustle of the city that never sleeps. It will compose of various services and amenities such as an indoor plunge pool, a 24-hour fitness centre and a rooftop lounge bar on top of another bar and restaurant. It’s also in an area full of cultural activities: museums, Art galleries, concert halls are all in walking distance.
Newly refurbished, the massive hotel is proud to offer a “personalized service for a much smaller boutique property”, therefore although it has a total of 1,306 guest rooms, you will feel at ease and taken in charge of thanks to it’s committed professional staff. It’s situated in Manhattan and adjacent to the Broadway theatres, 5th Avenue shopping, the Empire State Building, Times Square and major museums.
For more details about New York City, availability, events and prices, please contact us and we will make sure that you receive a proposal within 48 hours.