Crave a stay at an expansive suite that gives you a breathtaking view of the city’s’ very best while also comforting you with top-notch technology and amenities? If you mentally ticked ‘yes’ for each of these, then the Fifth avenue suite at the luxury “The Peninsula New York” hotel is what you need. Re-defining grandeur and elegance, the hotel’s newly introduced ultra-deluxe suite is our undisputed choice for the suite of the week.
Designed to perfection by New York-based Bill Rooney of Bill Rooney Studio Inc., the one-bedroom suite housed on the hotel’s 17th floor features a contemporary design that quickly makes you re-imagine a grand New York apartment. While the brightly lit living room opens to fully paneled white leather walls and black and white flooring, the bedroom gives out a contrastingly cozier appeal with polished fine wood-trimmed walls with herringbone walnut flooring. Additionally, the room also features an 80-inch flat-screen television and a relaxing seating area with a custom-made, hand-sculpted headboard (that depicts the New York skyline in embossed leather) by London-based artist, Helen Amy Murray adorning its walls. The suite also includes a rather expansive ten seat dining area with a state-of-the-art kitchen that directly connects to it. The dining room is built with handcrafted and embellished glass panels that showcase a geometric motif design by a local artisan, Michael Glickman with flashes of hand-painted floral motif murals by Hong Kong-based artist David Qian. In similar sync, the kitchen is fully equipped with ultramodern Gaggenau appliances and an interior wine cellar to accommodate up to 50 bottles of wine!
Apart from the lounging and relaxation comforts, the suite provides you a walk-in dressing area with custom-built millwork (which directly connects to the bedroom), a magnificent marble bathroom with a large soaking Jacuzzi tub that features glass mural work by Brooklyn-based artist, Michael Davis as well as a separate study complete with a working desk, 65-inch television, and closet. However, the most attractive feature of the suite is its incorporation of The Peninsula group’s signature advanced guest room tablet technology. This tablet enabled feature makes sure that all room functions like lighting, temperature controls, restaurant menus, hotel services, city information and attractions, TV channels, LED touch-screen wall panels, weather details and privacy options are just a touch away. Furthermore, guests can also make domestic and international calls from the guest room phone for free via the VOIP. Rightly christened as the Fifth avenue suite, its living area is designed to offer you full scape views of the spectacular boulevard through large windows while the bedroom being similarly cornered to give you an inspiration dreamy vision of the city’s thoroughfare.
Cost: $19,000 per night
Size: 2,500 sq. ft.
Why should you splurge on it?
Staying at the second largest suite in the country that immerses you into the opulence of the city’s fifth avenue; is luxury that is clearly not for all. With features like your very own indoor wine cellar, a stay at this suite is bound to make you feel like royalty in your own right! When done basking in the best of city views, you can reach out to room services or adjust your stay settings with a mere flick and swipe as the hotel’s groundbreaking tablet technology plays to your rescue. Promising to give you three things -relaxation, inspiration and grandeur – what else do you need for a perfect weekend getaway?
Where : The Peninsula New York
700 5th Ave, New York,
NY 10019, United States
Phone: +1 212-956-2888