The Hotel Plaza Athenee’s prime Manhattan location on the fashionable Upper East Side of New York, with innumerable chic retail spots, will surely appeal to teenagers and families.
For family vacations this Manhattan address will provide a wonderful hub to explore the many attractions the city has to offer.
Families need only travel one block to enter Central Park and a dizzying array of activities and venues to thrill and inspire children of all ages. Central Park Zoo, a 5-acre site housing monkeys, polar bears, jungle birds, snakes and penguins, and the wonderful Tisch Children’s Zoo, a petting zoo featuring more gentle creatures for children to get up close and personal with, are sure to be a hit. Don’t miss Loeb Boathouse where visitors can rent boats to tour the park or the Carousel, located in the middle of Central Park near 66th Street, which has been in operation since 1871.
The concierge staff at the Hotel Plaza Athenee will be delighted to assist you in planning family excursions to any number of museums and landmarks as well as transportation information. Children and families will enjoy a visit to the Children’s Museum of Manhattan, the Children’s Museum of the Arts or the Metropolitan Museum of Art. No stay is complete without experiencing one of the most famous attractions in New York City, the American Museum of Natural History and SKY show, IMAX theater.
Let our concierge staff arrange for a private guided two hour tour or perhaps arrange a Scavenger Hunt at any of the Museums such as the Night at the Museum at American Museum of Natural History and the Met. Perhaps you would like our concierge to arrange lessons at the NY Trapeze School or a visit to the Top of the Rock Observation Deck.
The relaxed atmosphere of the hotel caters well to family vacations and the hotel has a variety of accommodation options to please families large and small.
The hotel will guarantee at time of booking two connecting rooms, perfect for teenagers who wish to have their own room or for families with younger children who wish more spacious accommodations.
Other options include a One Bedroom Suite with sofa bed or Two, Three and Four Bedroom Suites. Suites with full kitchenettes and dining rooms may be requested as well as baby-sitting services.
The hotel also offers “Children’s Afternoon Tea”, Children’s room service and restaurant menu and Children’s Cocktail Menu in the exotic Bar Seine Lounge with it’s cool Moroccan décor and leather floors. Children’s Yoga parties can also be planned at the hotel and packages are listed below.
The Hotel Plaza Athenee’s Children’s Packages are designed for young children or older teenagers and include age appropriate goodie bags such as 4 tickets to the Children’s Zoo, plush toy penguin, NY coloring books and NY toy taxi for the younger kids and NYC bracelets and Yankee baseball caps for the older ones. Other surprise gifts and discount coupons also included in the children’s gift bags.
Classic Families Package
(Valid for children under 15 years of age)
- Accommodations for two adults and up to two children in two connecting Guestrooms or a Two-Bedroom Suite
- Continental Breakfast for up to four people
- Children's gift bag including a New York taxi, New York coloring book, crayons, Yankee’s baseball cap, plush penguin, and other gift items.
- Up to 4 tickets to the Central Park Zoo, 1 block away from the hotel.
- Up to 4 tickets to Top of the Rock
- Movie Night (1 movie rental, popcorn and variety of soft drinks)
- Milk and cookies at turndown
- City map and shopping guide
Rates and Validity dates are as follows:
January 1- March 31, 2013 & July 1- September 2, 2013
- $1120 for two connecting King bedded rooms
- $1720 for a Classic Two Bedroom Suite
(50% off second room included in above rates)
April 1 – June 30, 2013
- $1220 for two connecting King bedded rooms
- $2125 for a Classic Two Bedroom Suite
Package price is per night, does not include taxes and is subject to availability.
For Reservations, please call 800.447.8800 or click here to Book Now.