New York City is one of the world’s most amazing, most magnificent cities. Everything about this city screams culture, heritage, and class. NYC offers plenty of sights for you to see and things to do and you can never have enough time to do it all! But at least with more than 700 hundred hotels in the city, you can travel in style while enjoying their luxury vacation packages.
With numerous world-renowned tourist attractions in and around the city such as The Statue of Liberty, Central Park, the MET, Rockefeller Centre, Broadway Theatre, Empire State Building, Time Square, the grand central terminal and so many more, you can have a blast while on a vacation to the Big Apple.
However, New York City is also one of the most populated cities in the United States, therefore if you’re looking for a relaxed, and peaceful getaway to NYC, you may be in for a surprise, because the city, filled with flocks of people. For some, the crowded streets and bustling traffic is a part of the NYC experience, but for some, it can be a deal-breaker. Especially if you have a particularly introverted personality like me, or if you’re simply looking to relax quietly after a long week at work. Luckily for you, NYC has some of the most elegant and extravagant hotels with the most amazing views of the city to blow you away.
The experts at leisure bring you the top 5 most iconic hotels in NYC where you can find amazing all-inclusive luxury vacation packages to make your life much easier, especially if you’re traveling with children. The hotels in this list include some of the most iconic hotels in the city, where only the top 1% or of the 1% come to spend their time. However, if you’re lucky you may get to catch a glimpse of Kanye West or Kim Kardashian in your hotel lobby!
Established in 1907, The Plaza Hotel in NYC is one of the most iconic and luxurious hotels in NYC. Situated at the edge of Fifth Avenue, overlooking Central Park, the Plaza hotel consists of 282 rooms with the most luxurious and royal amenities. The Plaza hotel has hosted some of the world’s most important people in history, from politicians, actors, athletes, musicians, and dignitaries from around the world. The hotel is perfectly located within reach of most common tourist attractions. The hotel's luxury vacation packages like no other, to make you feel like royalty. With close to 14 different types of rooms to choose from and the best views of Central that you can ask for, The Plaza Hotel is still as significant and iconic as it was back in the day. The attention to detail throughout the hotel is a class apart and makes you want to explore its history and heritage all day long. The over the top furniture in the rooms come with fine Italian craftsmanship, both in terms of build and liners, and the all-marble bathrooms with gold plated faucets and sink sure make you feel like a rock star. If you go for the top-tier luxury vacation packages at the Plaza, you will get suites that are over 1000 square feet and equipped with the grandest and royal décor, and access to the multiple restaurants, shops, and wellness spas in the hotel to relax in.
The Four Seasons Hotel in New York stands up to its brand and delivers elegance and luxury beyond your comprehension. For starters the lobby, and all the public areas of the Hotel designed by legendary architect I.M Pei. In addition to this, the hotel is situated at convenient distances from Central Park and Madison Avenue for an authentic NYC experience. For your luxury vacation packages to this iconic hotel, you can pick between 386 spacious rooms with beautiful décor and attention to detail, but if you want to experience the best that the hotel has to offer, you should check out the Gotham Suite that comes with a Steinway Grand Piano in the room to give you a celebrity feel and floor to ceiling windows for panoramic views of the city, along with two libraries and four private terraces. Another over-the-top accommodation in its luxury vacation packages is, the Ty Warner Penthouse, which is located on the top floors of the hotel, with the highest glass balconies in the world with an all-round bird’s eye view of the city. In addition to this, the penthouse also comes with beautiful furnishings and a custom canopy bed which is lined with silk fabric and 22-carat gold threads. Guests can access its spa facilities which include a steam room, sauna, and whirlpool, for free, without getting all-inclusive luxury vacation packages.
For a complete all-inclusive NYC experience, you can’t get any better than the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Situated on top of the Time Warner Center, the hotel is perfectly placed near the fifth avenue, central park, with blissful views of the Hudson River. The hotel features a total of 202 rooms with 46 suites, and 11 different types of aesthetics to choose from. As far as luxury vacation packages go, the hotel has plenty to offer with its 75-foot long pool, futuristic décor, and contemporary style restaurants and spas. The hotel features its own best-in-class restaurant Asiate, which offers delectable fusion dishes with wide-open views of the city’s skyline. As part of its luxury vacation packages, guests also get to indulge in its full-service spa, including a Thai Yoga Suite, and Tea Lounge. In addition to this, Suite 5000 is one of the hotel's more luxurious and extravagant accommodation options, with a full chef’s kitchen, media entertainment, and spectacular views. The hotel's common areas feature floor-to-ceiling glass windows that showcase the beauty of NYC.
Get a taste of life as a millionaire at one of Manhattan’s most luxurious hotels. The Park Hyatt hotel is located near Central Park and Carnegie Hall and has over 210 rooms. The hotel is situated across 25 floors of the 90-story tall One57 building in Midtown. The building in itself houses some of the most expensive properties in Manhattan. The décor of this hotel features premium Italian leather on couches and other furniture, along with custom-made rugs and over 300 beautiful pieces of artwork spread all across the hotel and the rooms. Luxury vacation packages to the Park Hyatt New York, give you access to some of the most luxurious rooms and suites at the hotel, with heated floors, an indoor saltwater pool, fitness center, full-service spa, and floor to ceiling window for panoramic views of the city. The hotel also offers best in class service with advanced amenities to put your request in motion within seconds. The best suites in the hotel are the Sky Terrace Suite located on the 19th floor and the newly launched Manhattan Sky Suite located at the 59th with spacious rooms and modern touches.
The St. Regis Hotel is another iconic century-old hotel in midtown Manhattan. The hotel was launched in 1904 with the vision of creating ‘the world’s finest hotel’ which would be timeless and extravagant for years to come. With its 100 years of success, I think it’s safe to say that feat has been achieved perfectly. The hotel is located conveniently near Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Plaza, and St. Patrick’s Cathedral. The hotel offers extravagant luxury vacation packages to experience the grandeur of New York City in style. The hotel has a total of 238 rooms, all of which offer elegant and vintage vibes, with modern touches and contemporary décor. When you enter the hotel you can feel the splendor and history of this century-old hotel. The luxury vacation packages at the hotel come with a very own butler, to manage all your worries and requests during your stay and the best in its class, St. Regis Bentley Service to move around the city like a celebrity, accompanied by a chauffeur, within a 10 block radius. The hotels, elegant modern luxury, chandeliers, premium fabrics, and Italian leather, along with the tall glass walls, massive slanting mirrors, and crown molding, make you feel like royalty.
Apart from these, there are various other iconic and world-renowned hotels in New York City, such as The Baccarat, The Carlyle, The Chatwal, The Pierre, The Knickerbocker, The Peninsula, Langham Place, and many others, but the ones that offer the best luxury vacation packages full of extravagant features and amenities are the ones we have picked.
New York City is one of the most amazing cities in the world that will never stop surprising you, no matter how many times you visit. There are plenty of attractions to see, and even more, amazing things to do, but you can never have enough of the city that never sleeps!