Family Vacations Manhattan, Hotel Plaza Athenee, New York City NY


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.

Babar Children's Package

(Valid for Children Under 10 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
  • Babar Gift Bag containing plush Babar toy, Babar kaleidoscope, “Babar Comes to America” story book
  • Selection of Babar DVD Rentals
  • Up to 4 tickets to the Central Park Zoo, 1 block away from the hotel
  • Up to 4 tickets to Top of the Rock
  • Milk and cookies at turndown

**Note 1 Babar gift bag per room. 2 bags for two bedroom suite.

January 1 - March 30, 2014 &
July 1 - Sepetmber 1, 2014

$1120    Two Connecting Guestrooms
$1720    Classic Two Bedroom Suite

April 1 – June 30, 2014
$1490    Two Connecting Guestrooms
$2225    Classic Two Bedroom Suite

Package price is rates are per night and taxes are not included. All reservations are subject to availability.

For Reservations, please call 800.447.8800

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