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Atlantic City, New Jersey
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

First time at this Fairmont property and I'm in love❤. The moment you enter the gorgeous lobby you feel special. The famous Palm Court for afternoon tea, a very lovely champagne lounge all greet you. My room was glistening "literally ". Gold plated fixtures in the bathroom and gold finished lighting fixtures in my room. Gold comforter and gold wallpaper....

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Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We have booked here for 5 days and must say this hotel is amazing! Perfectly situated , 5th avenue and in front of the beautiful Central Park. The service is impeccable, from the doorman, the concierge, Vanessa at the front desk who is just adorable, all the staff is top notch !!The shops are lovely too. The suite is ravishing...

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Dear Christinedeloe, Thank you for your kind words in this 5-star review, it is always a pleasure to receive such a positive feedback! I will be delighted to share your compliments with our team and recognize Vanessa for an excellent service she provides every day. We are looking forward to welcoming you at The Plaza again. Rafal Krywko Director, Guest...

Destin, Florida
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Step into The Plaza.....leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind. You have just entered one of the most fabulous and noteworthy hotels on the planet. Feast your eyes on the beauty that is The Plaza. Every detail, every taste, every fragrance....it's a way of life you don't want to wake up from. Take tea in one of the...

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our second time staying at The Plaza, and we were not disappointed. We stayed in a Rose Suite, which is a nice two-room suite with a deep bathtub and separate shower. It is not as big as an Edwardian Suite , but has everything that suite has except a second bathroom. We were on the 57th Street side...

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Orland Park, Illinois
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Always been a dream to stay at the Plaza...especially at Christmas time!! Beautiful hotel & beautifully decorated for Christmas. Hotel bars and restaurants were spectacular! Enjoyed room service for breakfast each morning....prompt and delicious. Also we greatly appreciated the concierge assistance with booking VIP tickets to Empire State Building-worth every penny! Can't wait to come back later this year for...

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Potomac, Maryland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This isn't one of the best hotels in New York City because of anything else besides the fact that it's so iconic and beautiful! Perfect for the kids perfect for the couples and single adults! Walking distance to amazing shopping and Restaurants.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's Eddie, the bellman that keeps me coming back. His service is impeccable... special treatment every time he even takes my child downstairs to food hall for ice cream. Everything about him and this famous place leave me feeling "special" and like I've had the quintessential New York experience.

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Rafal K, Manager at The Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Elizabeth L, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at The Plaza. It is very rewarding to learn that you were impressed by the service we provide. I will personally make sure that Eddie is recognized for his excellent service that made you and your daughter so special. We will certainly look forward to seeing you once again at...

Danville, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an incredible hotel in an already incredible town. Having been to NYC several hundred times over the decades, a hotel stay doesn't get better than staying as a guest at the Plaza. From my very first contact with the folks at Fairmont reservations to the closing of my car door by their doorman upon departure, it was a...

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Rafal K, Manager at The Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Mark T, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at The Plaza. It is very rewarding to learn that you were impressed by the service we provide and that we managed to make it so personal. I also would like to thank you for recognizing our colleagues who made you feel like a royalty. This is the reason why...

Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although it is expensive, this hotel is absolutely amazing. Expect old world style and sophistication in this iconic hotel. The service is outstanding, the beds are luxurious and the bathroom is appointed beautifully. I took my 21 year old daughter on a vacation to NYC and both can't wait to come back to this exceptional hotel.

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Rafal K, Manager at The Plaza, responded to this review

Dear Bethyangelo, Thank you for taking the time to share you experience regarding your recent stay at The Plaza. It is always gratifying to receive such a positive feedback, it will be my pleasure to share it with our team. We are grateful for all your kind words and highly appreciate you choosing to stay at The Plaza. We look...

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely surroundings . Bumbling staff . Ordanary food . Hi price for less than average experience. I have been to many similar establishments around the world , the plaza I am afraid to say is not even close to my top ten . Maybe I was unlucky but , I have to be honest and say not good enough

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Dear Pad123456, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. It is incredibly disappointing to read your comments as this is not normally the feedback we receive about our service or the team. I'd greatly appreciate the opportunity to address all of your comments and investigate further. In order to so, please email me directly at rafal.krywko@fairmont.com Thank...

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit the Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Striking the balance between its storied past and limitless future, The Plaza is the ultimate New York City luxury lifestyle destination - an iconic urban resort with a new and contemporary spirit. While traditions remain, such as the opulent grandeur of the Beaux Arts decor and the iconic Afternoon Tea in The Palm Court, exciting new offerings at this legendary hotel include the elegant Champagne Bar, the stylish Rose Club, and The Plaza Food Hall. The Plaza Hotel offers 282 distinctive guestrooms, including 102 luxurious suites, which boast the largest square footage of any luxury hotel in New York City. From the sumptuous decor to the impeccable white glove service, The Plaza is an extraordinary hotel that offers every indulgence. For our suite guests, The Plaza is pleased to offer Butler Service 24 hours a day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Plaza

Address: Fifth Avenue at Central Park South, New York City, NY 10019
Region: United States > New York > New York City > Midtown , Manhattan
Price Range: $836 - $1,706 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Plaza 5*
Number of rooms: 282
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Also Known As:
Plaza New York City
Plaza Hotel New York City
Hotel Style:
#19 Spa Hotel in New York City
#50 Green Hotel in New York City
#79 Luxury Hotel in New York City
#104 Business Hotel in New York City
#105 Romantic Hotel in New York City
#132 Family Hotel in New York City
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