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EXTRA TV- We recently hosted Melissa Rivers for a interview in the Champagne suite, as she recently published a memoir on her late mother’s life titled “The Book of Joan: Tales of Mirth, Mischief, and Manipulation
Perfect Weddings -  Editor Michelle Royle and Senior Advertising Manager Sarah Murray Article " The Hottest Cities in the World" features The New York Palace as a top destination for weddings and leisure travel. Top Highlights " The Towers, its Rooms, Suites and our Café and Bars.

MAY 2015

The Daily Express Saturday Magazine- In this family travel themed story titled, “New York, New York,” The New York Palace is featured, highlighting The Towers and Trouble’s Trust based on the December visit of travel reporter Richard Trenchard.

Destination Weddings: Article ‘How to Make Your Great Escape’ section, the story titled, “A Perfect Day In NYC,”  features The New York Palace as the first stop in a 24-hour itinerary to find romance in the city.

APRIL 2015

We recently hosted the crew from the TV series "The Blacklist" for one day of filming in The Drawing Room, Rarities and Lobby. See attached link and enjoy.

Trekaroo Magazine- Travel Writer Sharon Rigney recently stayed at the hotel with her daughter and wrote about her fun filled weekend in the Towers at The New York Palace.

Travel & Leisure Online- Featured Rarities at the New York Palace in an article titled  “The Lavish Booze and Amazing Stories Inside NYC’s Rare Spirits Salon” highlights some of the oldest and most interesting bottles housed in Rarities as shown by Justin Lorenz along with images.

Fox 5 News Reporter Alison Morris, recently interviewed David Arnold, Publisher and Senior Vice President of Robb Report in the Towers Champagne suite. Mr. Arnold, shared with his favorite Elite Suite of luxury in New York and Europe.

We recently hosted a group of journalists to the "Best Suites in the House" experience where they had a chance to view the Premiere of the "The Royals" in our Royal Suite and The Jewel Suite. The NY Observer offered article titled “Posh Premiere Party: Watching ‘The Royals’ in a $20,000-a-Night Suite”.

MARCH 2015  " Named The New York Palace, as one of the Top  Wedding Hotels in New York City"

Greenwich Magazine- recently featured Champagne suite at The New York Palace in an article titled " Oh, How Suite It Is"

JC Penney, and celebrities like Katie Holmes, Nina Garcia, Charlotte Ronson celebrated Disney's Cinderella for NY Fashion Week in the Madison at the New York Palace, enjoy the articles that featured this wonderful event.
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NY Post  The Palace is one of the most romantic options to celebrate Valentine's Day with that special someone, and the Observer agrees, see attached article on " Where to Get-It- On- This Valentine's Day. -  The New York Palace was featured in an online article " The 10 Most Breathtaking Hotel Lobbies in NYC"


Tripadvisor-  The New York Palace is the proud recipent of the 2015 Traveler's Choice Award, Top 25 Luxury hotels were recognized. The Towers at The New York Palace was placed 10th.  Produced a series for The Macallan surrounding the launch of their Rare Cask, The Macallan brand ambassador (Craig Bridger)  was interviewed in Rarities about the rarity of this extraordinary product. Enjoy the video enclosed.

January 2015

New Mary-Louise Price Foss, featured the hotel in a story entitled, “A Toast to NYC: Top 5 New Year’s Eve Cocktails.” The article recommends the hotel as a festive place to celebrate the New Year, including details on the holiday decorations and information and a photo of the Cranberry Garland.

Hotel Janice Tober, featured the holiday cocktails Cranberry Garland and the Holiday Manhattan both created by Wine Director Justin Lorenz . The article mentions the decorations on property, including the Villard Mansion gingerbread house, and includes recipes and photos for each cocktail.

Kristin Chenoweth sings her heart out at our Holiday Tree Lighting event held in the courtyard on December 4.

Esquire Dubai- Digital Editor, Tom Norton offered a raving review on the Towers, his article titled "After a $140M renovation the Madison Ave monster is back at its finest.

Daily Mail UK-  It was a grand night on December 4, as New York Palace clients and employees were serenaded by actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth at our annual tree lighting event.

Bella NYC-  Kristin Chenoweth was the celebrity guest at this year's annual tree lighting event held in the courtyard at New York Palace.

NY Post - Highlighted Kristin Chenoweth's performance and the New York Palace's Annual Tree Lighting event.

Page 6-  Kristin Chenoweth's performance and the New York Palace's Annual Tree Lighting event a night to remember.

Gotham Magazine- Freelance writer Anne Rodrique-Jones featured The New York Palace in an article entitled, “9 Very New York Ways to Celebrate the Holidays.” The article suggests activities and places perfect for celebrating the holidays, including a visit to the hotel to see all of the holiday decorations, enjoy festive cocktails and try holiday desserts.

December 2014

Knicks star Carmelo Anthony, is in the current issue of ESPN magazine, he was interviewed by Eli Saslow and the photo shoot was held in the Towers Champagne suite. Read the article in full detail.

NY Times - Writer Shivani Vora featured Rarities in the “In Transit” section of Rarities shared the art of using a Coravin the piece entitled, “Wine by the Glass Goes High-End.” The article notes that the lounge, has offered up to 10 rare by-the-glass options since it started using the Coravin. 

ES Magazine's- Hettie Harvey article titled "Rooms Serviced" The world's most luxurious hotels have had a face lift features The Towers and its Specialty suites, the article also highlights other hotels around the world that were recently renovated. Freelance writer Jordi Lippe article entitled, “Put a Ring on It! The 10 Most Baller Proposal Packages on the Planet,” includes The New York Palace as the only NYC property that has a great ultimate proposal package.

The Towers at The New York Palace will offer an exclusive sweet offer on Towers Corner suite from Black Friday- Cyber Monday. The offer "50% off at 50th and Madison" has received tremendous amount of National coverage see below.

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Esquire Mexico- Editors Teresa Hernandez and Manuel Torres featured Rarities, Pomme Palais, The Jewel Suite by Martin Katz, The Champagne Suite and The Metropolitan suite in the Towers. They also highlighted the hotel's rich history.

November 2014

Watch The Palace's General Manager David Chase and Rapper 2Chainz tour the lavish Jewel Suite by Martin Katz for the filming of the GQ Web series "The Most Expensivist Shit. Editor Ruthanne Terrero, featured The New York Palace in the recent online edition of The article highlights the Thanksgiving dinner that will be available to all guests on property during the holiday. New York Palace’s Jewel Suite was featured in in an article about W South Beach’s lavish wedding package that can be reserved for $1 million. The article provides incite into the package amenities and how extravagant a wedding resulting from that package can be. The article notes that for an equally unique alternative at a “more affordable” price-point, travelers can spend a night at the Jewel Suite by Martin Katz for $25,000 and receive a diamond ring from Martin Katz.

Dujour Magazine- Food writer Eliza Krpoyan, article " “The 9 Most Luxurious Desserts Ever,” mentions some of the exquisite treats offered at the french patisserie Pomme Palais, and states that the St. Honore is a “must-try.” The feature also notes Pomme's location and highlights Chef Carmichael as the man behind the sweets. Pomme Palais is among the company of highly regarded shops like Lauduree, Teuscher, and Maison Kayser.  

Flower Magazine- Writer Allison Miller mentioned The New York Palace in her article titled "Merry & Bright" about Christmas in New York. Where to stay and what to do in this magical city.

Moda Atlanta- Julia Urgel Jubera reviewed The New York Palace on her visit over the summer, and share this wonderful article with us. Our Four Seasons Executive image is featured along with a article covering the hotel renovations and there photo shoot in New York in various locations.

Food Travel & Food & Travel- MexicoRaul Sayrols, Director of Food & Travel (Mexico), high end luxury magazine is targeted to the wealthy. The article features pumpkin desserts and includes Chef Carmichael’s tip about using fresh pumpkin puree, particularly the cheese pumpkin.The article describes Pomme Palais as one of the best French patisseries in New York, and provides a description of the shop and its location in the recently renovated hotel.

The Daily Meal- Julie Ruggirello, featured The New York Palace and Pomme Palais’ Pumkin Eclaire recipe. The piece welcomes fall as the season of pumpkin desserts and includes Chef Carmichael’s tip about using fresh pumpkin puree, particularly the cheese pumpkin., a travel blog about NYC’s most delectable places, featured The New York Palace and Pomme Palais. The article describes Pomme Palais as one of the best French patisseries in New York, and provides a description of the shop and its location in the recently renovated hotel.

CeremonyBlog- Morgan Votaw, story highlights the “Ultimate Proposal Package” offered in The Jewel Suite by Martin Katz, where must stay two nights and received a custom-designed engagement ring. The piece includes components of the packages in addition to a description of the design and amenities available in the suite.  

Gotham Magazine- Freelance writer Bao Ong, included Tavern on 51 in a round-up entitled, “5 Guys-Approved Drinks Around NYC.” The story explains how it’s hard to determine what venues and cocktails are worth the time, so in honor of the online men’s issue, this article highlights some of the best bars and one of the most popular cocktails at Tavern on 51, the Dublin Bishop.

Cara Magazine- The in-flight magazine available on all Aer Lingus flights October issue features The New York Palace and The Jewel Suite by Martin Katz in a 9 page feature about “Shopping in NYC”  read the entire article writer Patrick Rogers. 

October 2014

Wall Street Journal- Diplomat Demands: Security and Secrecy- General Manager David Chase, was intervewed by Craig Karmin in order to share insight on the hotel busiest period "United General Assembly" and the expectations required from our diplomatic clientele, their preferred suites and the rates structure for this period. Our Towers Corner suite image was included along with other top competitors in the city. Read Article in full detail by clicking here

Gotham - Editor Cait Rohan, included Tavern on 51 in a story entitled, “Luxe Alternatives to Football Tailgates,” the article lists Tavern on 51 as a seriously luxe way to watch Monday and Thursday night games, and includes examples of the unique spirits and cocktails available on the menu.

Blog Cognac Full Feature story on Rarities includes information about the hotel’s renovation, and the bar’s décor and products.

Harper's Bazaar Singapore- Featured The New York Palace in their September issue, images of the Jewel Suite by Martin Katz were highline showcasing the terrace and the skyline.

Travel & Leisure- # SpottedatThePalaceforNewYorkFashionWeek- Celebrate New York Fashion Week at The Palace and the 9th Anniversary of the series finale of Gossip Girl, fans were invited to stop by on September 5 and 6 dressed as their favorite character.

September 2014 Gossip Girl Fan Photo Contest to be held at The New York Palace to celebrate fashion week and Gossip Girl's birthday in September, freelance writer Jordi Lippe and Editor Jo Piazza article “Get Your Gossip Girl on During New York Fashion Week,” includes information about the contest including the hashtag #SpottedAtThePalace, and the location of the Madison room. The article also includes several hyperlinks to our website and an image of the courtyard. 

Robb Report Mexico- Editor Alfredo Sanchez feature story covers the Towers Champagne Suite and includes information on the décor and accommodations along with images of the amazing suite.

The Independent UK-  Freelance writer Sarfraz Manzoor mentions offers full details on his stay at the hotel, which has huge accommodations and incredible views. The piece also mentions that there was a line of girls waiting outside the lobby for Justin Bieber, who stayed there (did he??). 

Harper’s Bazaar Singapore and Harper’s Bazaar Malaysia July cover photo shoot of Megan Collison in The New York Palace’s Reid Salon Ballroom. The ten page spread by Fashion Director Kenneth Goh, Megan is in various poses around the ballroom, The New York Palace received full location credit. James Shillinglaw, interviews General Manager David Chase, they discussed the hotel renovation, public spaces, guest rooms and specialty suites. Video enclosed.

Chilled Magazine- Editor-in-Chief Gina Farrell, includes The Brazilian cocktail currently offered at Tavern on 51 and Trouble’s Trust. The piece includes a recipe of the cocktail, a photo and hyperlinks to the hotel’s website. The story also shares details about how Pomme Palais and Illy’s Master Barista created the drink.  Features the Jewel Suite by Martin Katz, in a story entitled, “An Unforgettable Engagement With The New York Palace’s Ultimate Proposal Package,” shares package and suite design details.

Food and  6 Mega Pricey drink to order at Rarities, feature article by Editior Joe Harper.

Food and Wine Magazine- Editor Joe Harper, highlights the hotel’s 2013-2014 completed renovation, which included the unveiling of Rarities, the article mentions the most unique and “sought-after drinks in the world.” The story also mentions that you can pay a membership for access to these rare spirits, or you can stay in one of the hotel’s Tower suites. A full list of Rarities wine and spirits is also included.

Redbook Magazine.comSenior Web Editor Meghann Foye, featured our most popular bar Trouble's Trust  “The Hot Summer Cocktail Trend Everyone’s Buzzing About.” The piece states that coffee cocktails are replacing last year’s trendy tea-infused cocktails and includes the recipe and photo for the Brazilian cocktail at Trouble’s Trust.

August 2014

Conde Nast Traveler- Writer Jennifer Wood, story entitled, “Over-the-Top Trips for the Mega-Rich,” includes our specialty suites The Champagne and Jewel Suite by Martin Katz as the first option in a 10-page overview for over-the-top stays. The article states that guests are faced with the difficult decision of choosing between a champagne cave and a diamond chandelier.Images of Jewel Suite, and the starting rates. The suites are among the company of a $108,000 plane ride, a private island, a North Pole expedition, and a $20,000 world cruise. Freelance writer AnneLise Sorenson,  featured The New York Palace in a story entitled “Cool Off with Summer Cocktails at NYC Hotels.” The story highlights some of the best hotel bars for escaping the heat and enjoying a summer cocktail, but mentions The Champagne Suite as a great place for those who prefer to sip their drink in the comfort of their bathrobe. Freelance writer Jared Stern, highlights the Champagne Suite, the hotel’scompleted renovation and Rarities. The piece also includes details about the property’s guest rooms and starting rates for the suite.

Additional Coverage on the Jewel Suite in a various national publications, after it makes Elite Traveler's 2014 List,  the suite is higlighted as one of the world's newest, most innovative luxury accommodations.

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The New York Palace's Jewel Suite by Martin Katz makes Elite Traveler's Top 101 Suites list for 2014, view the articles below in Elite Traveler Magazine.


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Travel The New York Palace's story entitled, “New options for long-term guests in New York. It notes that luxury hotels are raising the bar for guests looking for long-term stays, either by offering packages, suites or a combination of the two. The article highlights the Towers Corner Suites as the perfect accommodations for longer stays, particularly because of their size and amenities. General Manager  David Chase, is quoted through the article. 

Destination42Editor Sarah Carrillo Riswick, included The New York Palace’s Ultimate Proposal Package it highlights the package offerings, including a stay at the Jewel Suite, a couples massage, a seven-course dinner, champagne, fresh flowers in the room and of course the custom designed engagement ring designed by Martin Katz. 

Mercedes Magazine- Editor Natasha Mekhail, wrote an article on the New York Palace and highlighted the Champagne Suite.

CNN Money- TV Journalist Laurie Segall interviews General Manager David Chase and Dom Perignon's Chef de Cave Richard Geoffrey in the Champagne suite inspired by Dom Perignon. Click here to view the video.

ABC News- Writer Susanna Kim article  “Free Stuff and Deals Over July 4 Weekend,” highlights the hotel’s Family Values Package because it offers guests the option to purchase a second room at 50% when they book room for the weekend with a link to our website.

July 2014

The Ultimate Proposal Package was featured on by freelance writer McLean Robbins and on by Editor-in-Chief Christine Gray- The package highlights the Jewel Suite and the over the top amenities.

In New York- Diego Chinigo one of our own Les Clefs d'Or concierge was featured in the personal concierge section of In New York magazine with his top recommendations for summer travel in New York.

Elite Traveler- The New York Palace is featured in May/June 2014 issue of Elite Traveler by freelance writer Margie Goldsmith. The story, entitled “The Top Suites of New York,” includes The Jewel Suite by Martin Katz, noting that the suite stands out for its design by “jeweler-to-the-stars” Martin Katz, it highlights features and amenities of this suite. The Diamond Microband ring, a wood burning fireplace, a grand piano and a private terrace.

June 2014

Attitude Magazine- The New York Palace hosted a photo shoot in the Champagne Suite with Attitude Magazine who photographed and interviewed glee actor Jonathan Groff.

Daily Mail UK-  Feature story The Lavish Manhattan penthouses renting for $250,000 a month, highlights The Jewel Suite by Martin Katz. It was a well written and explodes with wonderful imagery.

Glamour Spain-  A one-page feature in the May 2014 issue of Glamour Spain highlights the The New York Palace’s completed renovations

International Coverage Eileen Ogintz, a leading national travel expert and columnist features the hotel’s Family Values Package, explaining how when guests book two rooms through this offer, they receive the second room at 50 percent off. Special booking dates also apply. 

Business Insider.comTravel Editor Jennifer Polland, features the specialty suites  and highlights that they are available for rental.The piece describes the suites’ amenities, and mentions how the suites’ starting rates per night are pricier than the monthly cost. Several photos accompany the story and a hyperlink to the hotel’s website is included.

New York Observer’s - Online coverage on The New York Palace as a result of our work with freelance writer Jennifer Wright, who attended our recent staycation press trip. The “8 Day Week” column recommends things to do in New York City, including having a drink at Rarities in The New York Palace. The story highlights the hotel’s recent renovation and states that Rarities “has a liquor selection that would make Cornelius Vanderbilt weep.”

Delta Sky Magazine -Global Lifestyle Editor, Jason Oliver Nixon feature focuses on NYC hotels and is entitled “NYC Hotel Confidential.” Jason included the hotel in the “Grand Dames” section, citing the property’s history and the current renovated hotel’s Towers, featuring 909 rooms and four specialty suites

Daily News- Molly Friedman feature included The New York Palace  in the “Confidential” (circulation: 516,165). The story highlights the Kristin Chenoweth after-party at The New York Palace celebrating her new program, “The Evolution of a Soprano.” The piece also mentions that the hotel recently underwent a $140 million renovation. 

Dujour Magazine- Editor Natasha Wolff article The “Room Request” story states The New York Palace is a top competitor in the “Madison Avenue accommodations race” following its the $140 million renovation. The artcile focuses on The Towers,  amenities available to Towers’ guests, and attributes quotes to David Chase on why The Towers offer unparalleled accommodations. The story also includes information on Villard Michel Richard, Trouble’s Trust, Tavern on 51 and Rarities. Images accompany the story, along with several hyperlinks to the property.  

Bella Carol Di Vincenzo, Trouble’s Trust and The New York Palace were included in an online story on Cinco de Mayo cocktails f, a New York City regional luxury lifestyle publication offering an insider’s guide to the city. The story includes the Spanish Harlem Rose and Classic Margarita recipes along with an image of each cocktail, and hyperlinks to the hotel’s website.

In New York- Freelance writer Robert Haynes-Peterson highlights the best places in NYC to go for a specific drink,  our Executive Lounge Rarities was one of the features venues, “the best of the best.” The story cites the hotel’s recent renovation, and describes the 25-seat lounge as a “reservation only hideout” that features rare spirits, some dating back to the 1850s. 

May 2014

Scarlett Johansson: Vanity Fair Magazine’s May 2014 Issue Cover Star

Go behind the scenes of our cover shoot with Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Chef, and Under the Skin star Scarlett Johansson, photographed by Craig McDean at The New York Palace Hotel.

APRIL 2014 Randi, with Passionate Travel based in Canada an an affiliate of Classic Travel wrote a feature on the Jewel Suite by Martin Katz.

The Daily “Mad Men’s Back! I’ll Drink to That,” The feature recommends places to visit if you want to “party like it’s 1969,” including Trouble’s Trust at The New York Palace. The story highlights the menu’s “vintage specialty” cocktails, with a focus on the “Queen of Mean” and the “Bronx Cocktail.” The article describes the “You’ve Arrived”  package experience and mentions the hotel’s recent renovation, which included a $25 million makeover of the Towers. Guests that reserve this package arrive in style in New York they must reserve a Towers Corner Suite or Towers Specialty Suite.  Click here for more details on reserving this package.

Blog.Sherman's The article focuses on the hotel’s “Family Values” package, currently being offered through labor day.  The story provides information on the booking and travel window for the package, and compares the starting rates of the package to pricing at nearby properties.'s Amy Hayden highlights eight of the tallest New York City hotels, including The Towers at The New York Palace. The New York Palace was featured  in a story entitled, “From Grand Dame to ‘It’ Girl.” The story provides several details about the “iconic” hotel’s history, and highlights the recent renovation.

Leader's Magazine- The New York Palace was featured April/May of LEADERS Magazine (circulation: 33,644) This story highlighted the world’s best suites includes the quote we drafted on behalf of David Chase, and a detailed description of the Jewel and Champagne suites. The story also includes four images of the suites, as well as news about the overall property renovations. Editor Matthew Zuras story entitled, “Liquid Gold: Mentions that Rarities Serves some of the Finest Booze in the World,” describes Rarities as an old-school lounge in the Villard Mansion that servers top-shelf wines and spirits. The piece includes examples of the rare drinks available in the bar, and provides a description of the discreet entrance and the bar’s décor. Rarities, our 25 seat private lounge is introduced in this one page entitled " The Club giving luxury a new name".

NY Post - Our latest gem Rarities, is featured in a full page article with images.

MARCH 2014

Virtual Gourmet- The New York Palace's Villard Michel Richard Gallery Restaurant and hotel was featured in the John Mariani's Gourmet Newsletter.

Globe and Mail- Editor Domini Clark featured The New York Palace on their website , the online slideshow entitled, “Lacy knickers and pink diamonds: These hotels go all out on Valentine’s Day,” includes The New York Palace’s “Ultimate Romance” package, along with an image of the Jewel Suite.

Lodging Magazine- NYP's General Manager David Chase  was featured in a six page cover story  with several images of the hotel. The article provides renovation details, with multiple quotes from David Chase about the property’s need for certain additions and updates. The story also includes information on the specialty suites, the towers, and the hotel’s dining outlets.

Rarities, the latest addition to our restaurant and bar family is an intimate 25-seat salon within the mansion that lives up to Henry Villard’s original vision: To create an atmosphere where industry leaders can entertain associates and friends in private. Below are current publications that have featured this unique outlet. - Rarities at The New York Palace was featured in Thrillist newsletters and online as a result of our work with New York Editor Andrew Zimmer. The story entitled, “This Clubhouse is Filled with $3,000 Glasses of Rare Booze,”  freelance writer Ken Scrudato wrote a full page article on Rarities.

Hotel Chatter- Freelance writer Karen Gardiner Dion article  “The Palace Concludes Its Renovations with a ‘Rare’ New Bar,” highlights Rarities as the latest addition to the property. The article describes the décor, and highlights unique spirits and wines that make the bar such a special place. It also mentions Trouble’s Trust, and how the property worked with HOK to evoke the feeling of a vintage gentlemen’s club.

Just Luxe- Writer Jared Paul Stern offered a insight look at hotels  completed renovations and highlights Rarities as one of the property additions. The piece provides a description of the décor and lists a few items from the menu.  Editor Claudette Covey's highlights Rarities our latest venue in their hotel news section.

Eater's Nick Solares introduces Rarities our reservation only venue that offers rare wines and spirits.