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The Plaza
768 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10019 US
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General Information:
Floors: 18
Ratings: 4 S - Mobil 4 Stars - Stars 4 Stars

Hotel Description:
Property Type - Full Service - Hotel
Year Built - 1907  Year Remodeled - 1999
the Crown Jewel of Manhattans Fabled Fifth Avenue the
Plaza Reigns Over New York With a Grace and Glamour That
Has Drawn Visitors from Around the Globe Throughout the
Century. From Glorious Meeting Rooms and Palatial
Ballrooms To the Brilliance of the Legendary Restaurants
the Plaza Dwells in a Class by Itself. Whether For
Business or Pure Pleasure a Stay At the Plaza Entails the
Ultimate in Gracious Luxury Attentive Personal Service
and the Pleasures of an Incomparable Location At the Foot
of Central Park.

Room Description:
Nbr of Suites - 60
Nbr of Rooms For Physically-Challenged Guests - 10

Common Amenities    - Air-Conditioning    - Alarm Clock
Radio    - Bathrobes - Frette Terrycloth Robes.   -
Chandeliers - Original Crystal    - Hair Dryer   -
In-Room Movies -- Additional Cost   - Iron and Ironing
Board   - Mini-Bar     - Newspaper -- Complimentary    -
Pillows -- Goose-Down or Hypo-Allergenic    - Safes in
Each Room  in Closet    - Sewing Kits   - Telephones --
Two-Line Speaker Telephones With Voice Mail and Dataport
Connection   - Television -- Remote-Controlled Colour
Cable Tv With 39 Channels With Sony Playstation  - Tdd
Access For the Hearing-Impaired   - Toiletries --
Hand-Milled Soap and Bath Gel    Special Shampoo and
Conditioner   - Moisturizing Lotion   - Towels --
Oversized Bath Towels   - Turndown Service Each Night   -
Vcr Upon Request   - Windows -- Open To the Outside
Business Amenities  - Desk -- Spacious Work Desk   - Fax
Machine   - Dataport Connection   - High Speed Internet
Access --Extra Charge

Room Amenities For All Rooms -
120 Ac / 120 Dc / 220 Ac / 220 Dc / Am/Fm Alarm Clock /
Air Conditioning / Bath Tub / Bathrobe / Bathroom
Amenities / Cable/Satellite Tv / Color Tv / Dataport /
Desk / Dry Cleaning / Free Newspaper / Hairdryer /
Handicapped Room/Facilities / Internet Access /
Iron/Ironing Board / Mini Bar / No Smoking Room / Private
Bath or Shower / Radio / Remote Control Tv / Rollaway
Beds/Cots / Safe / Shower / Smoke Detector / Telephone /
Television / Vcr / Voice Mail

Room Amenities For Handicap Rooms -
Closed-Caption Tv / Rails in Bathroom / Raised Toilet
With Grab Bars / Safety Bar in Shower / Visual Alarm /
Wheelchair Accessible

a -
Max Occupancy - 4
Max Nbr of Rollaways - 2
Plaza Suite  - Bedroom Has King Bed    - Separate Parlour
and Bedroom   - Italian Marble Fireplace -Decorative
Non-Working -- They Have Decorative Fake Coal Boxes With
Orange Glass That Glow When you Turn On the Switch   -
Table and Chairs For 4 People   - The Suite Has One
Bathroom Which is a Full Marble Bath Located Off the
Bedroom    - Original Artwork-Custom-Designed
Furniture-Vcr Players   - Location...Floors 2 - 14 Fifth
Avenue or Central Park Side   - Size 900 Sq. Ft   -
View...the Plaza and Pulitzer Fountain.  Windows Are in
Both the Parlour and the Bedroom Section.

A2 -
Max Occupancy - 4
Max Nbr of Rollaways - 2
Central Park Suite  - Bedroom Has a King or a Queen Bed
- One of These Suites Was Used in the Filming of Home
Alone 2   - These Newly-Renovated Suites Have a Large
Separate Parlour   Bedroom.    - There is a Bathroom Off
the Bedroom But There is No Bathroom in the Parlour.   -
Vcr Players   - Location...Floors 2 - 15 Central Park
Side   - Beds...1 Queen or 1 King   -
Size...Approximately 900 Sq. Ft   - View...Central Park.
Windows Are in Both the Parlour and the Bedroom Section.

A3 -
Max Occupancy - 4
Max Nbr of Rollaways - 2
Fifth Avenue Suite  - Beautifully Decorated Oversize
Suite With Separate Parlour    - The Suite Has One
Bathroom Which is a Full Marble Bath Located Off the
Bedroom    - Location...Floors 2 Through 15   - Beds...1
King   - Size...800 Sq. Ft.   - View...Fifth Avenue and
the Pulitzer Fountain.  Windows Are in Both the Parlour
and the Bedroom Section.

Cd -
Courtyard View
Max Occupancy - 4
Max Nbr of Rollaways - 1
Fairmont Deluxe   Are a More Spacious Version of Fairmont
Rooms.   Bed Type - King or Two Doubles   Size -
Approximately 360 Square Feet   View- Inner Court or City
Views

Cp -
Courtyard View
Max Occupancy - 3
Max Nbr of Rollaways - 1
Fairmont Rooms   Are Located Throughout the Hotel. In
Addition To Common Amenities They Have a Lounge Table
With Two Chairs.   Bed Type - King or Two Doubles   Size
- Approximately 290 Square Feet  View - Inner Court or
City Views

Pp -
Park View
Max Occupancy - 4
Max Nbr of Rollaways - 2
Central Park Premier Room   Large Open-Concept Rooms With
a Cozy Sitting Area That Features a Lounge Table With Two
Chairs and a Beautiful View of Central Park.  Bed Type -
King or Two Doubles   Size - Approximately 400 Square
Feet  View - Central Park

Std -
Courtyard View
Max Occupancy - 2
Max Nbr of Rollaways - 0
Standard Rooms  Ideal For Single Travelers. Standard
Rooms Offer a Large Writing Desk With High Speed Internet
Access and in-Room Fax Machine.    Bed Type - Queen Bed
Size - Approximately 225 Square Feet   View - Inner Court

X1 -
Max Occupancy - 3
Max Nbr of Rollaways - 1
Executive Suite  - These Are Large Open-Concept Suites No
Division Between Sitting and Bed Area    - Lounging Area
With Armchairs Sofa Coffee Table Crystal Chandeliers   -
Ideal For Business Traveller or For People Needing More
Space.   - Location...Throughout the Hotel Floor 2 - 17
- Beds...1 King    - Size...Approximately 675 Sq. Feet
- View...No Exterior View These Are Interior Rooms With
Ample Light from Large Windows.


General Information:
On-Site Facilities -
* Ballroom                   * Banquet Facility
* Bar                        * Barber/Beauty Shop
* Business Center            * Conference Room
* Dataport                   * Elevators
* Fitness Center             * Front Desk
* Garage Parking             * Gift Shop
* Handicap Facilities        * Health Club
* Lounge                     * Meeting Room
* Non-Smoking Rooms          * Restaurant
* Sauna                      * Spa
* Steam Room                 * Wheelchair Accessible Eleva
* Whirlpool

Total Nbr of Meeting Rooms - 18
Total Measurement, All Rooms - 25986 Sq Ft
Capacity of Largest Meeting Room - 500
Measurement of Largest Meeting Room - 4410 Sq Ft
Capacity of Smallest Meeting Room - 50
Measurement of Smallest Meeting Room - 370 Sq Ft
Seating Format Options -
 Banquet - 540               Classroom - 320
 Reception Style - 1000      Theatre Style - 600

For Those Seeking Perfection in Every Conference or
Meeting Detail the Plaza is the Natural Choice. Palatial
Meeting Rooms Add Drama and Grandeur To Any Event Held At
the Hotel Whether It is a Reception in the Grand Ballroom
or a Meeting in One of the 16 Magnificently Appointed
Spaces. At the End of the Business Day Relax in Our
Famous Restaurants or Venture Out To World-Famous Museums
-Performing Arts and Shopping.     When the Plaza Opened
Its Doors It Was the Start of a Tradition of Playing Host
To the Most Famous Names in Finance - Industry and the
Arts. Today the Plaza is Still the Place To Meet With
State-of-the-Art Technological Capabilities - Such As
Isdn Lines - Web-Hosting Facilities - Lcd Projection and
Other Audio-Visual Facilities.


Services/Facilities/Amenities:
On-Site Services -
* 24-Hour Front Desk         * 24-Hour Room Service
* Babysitting/Childcare      * Baggage Hold
* Business Services          * Concierge
* Currency Exchange          * Executive/Vip Services
* Express Check-Out          * Hair Dresser
* Handicap Services          * Hearing Impaired Services
* Late Check-Out             * Laundry/Valet
* Masseuse                   * Porter/Bellmen
* Safe Deposit Box           * Shoe Shine
* Theater Ticket Desk        * Turndown Service
* Valet Parking              * Video Billing
* Wake-Up Calls              * Wedding Services

Off-Site Services -
* Banking                    * Car Rental Desk
* Hair Dresser               * Mail Services

Business Services -
* Business Center            * Internet Connectivity

High Speed Internet Access is Usd 20 Per Hour or Usd 5
For Every 15 Minutes or Portion Thereof.


Email - Newyork Fairmont.Com
Reservation Manager - Adrian Ambro
Time Zone - Est

8.25 Percent State Sales Tax Plus 5 Percent City Tax Plus
Occupancy Tax of 2.00 Dollars Usd Per Regular Room or
4.00 Dollars Usd Per Junior Suites and One Bedroom Suites

-Xxx - Packages
09sep02 - End Mon-Sun
Package Rates Are Commissionable On the *Room* Portion
Only of the Rate Quoted Through Your Gds.

Hotel Frequent Guest Programs-
Fairmonts Presidents Club
Personal Preference Profile - Fairmont Presidents Club
Smoking or Non-Smoking Room    Bed Preference - Queen or
Double/Double    Preferred Floor Level - Low or High
Pillow Preference - Feather or Foam    Proximity To
Elevators - Near or Away    Special Needs For Physically
Challenged Guests - If Applicable    Newspaper Preference
- National or Local     Privileges - Fairmont Presidents
Club  - Instant Check-in and Check-Out At an Exclusive
Members Area Available in the U.S. Where State Law
Permits      - Exclusive Fairmont Presidents Club
Toll-Free Reservations Number 1-800-441-3313 For
Reservations - Profile Updates - Inquiries.    -
Streamlined Reservations -  With Most of Your Information
Already On Your Profile the Time Required To Make a
Reservation is Greatly Reduced.   - Priority Access To
the Best Available Corporate Room      - Priority Access
To High-Speed Internet Room. As an Fpc Member the Daily
Access Fee For This Service is Reduced To 9.95 Dollars
Usd -For Gold   Platinum the Fee is Waived-    - Your
Room Preference - Smoking or Non-Smoking - Bed Type -
Pillow Preference - Proximity To the Elevators and Floor
Level     - Two Complimentary Room Upgrade Certificates
Per Year -Subject To Availability At Time of Check-in-
- Complimentary Local Calls and No Service Charge For
Third-Party Calls Such As Credit Card - Collect or
Toll-Free       - Complimentary Health Club Privileges At
Our in-Hotel Health Clubs Excludes Spas Except Banff
Springs Which Offers Complimentary Willow Stream Fitness
Centre Access To Fpc Members    - Complimentary Access To
Business Work Centres Where Available      - 15 Percent
Discount At the Fairmont Stores   - 10 Percent Off
Treatments At Willow Stream the Spas At Fairmont    -
Room Delivery of Daily Newspaper Choice of National or
Local       - Complimentary Overnight Shoeshine Available
At City Hotels

Parking Charge - 45.00 Usd

Children 18 and Under Stay Free in Same Room With Parent.
 All Parking is Valet Parking. It is Off Site and There
Are No in and Out Privileges Nor Self Parking

-09sep02 - End Mon-Sun
Min Stay - 1      Max Stay - 99

-18sep02 - End Mon-Sun
Min Stay - 1


Recreation:
On-Site Recreations -
* Cardio Vascular Exercise   * Exercising
* Fine Dining                * Shopping
* Stair Stepper              * Stationary Bike
* Treadmill                  * Universal Gym


Nearby Attractions
Nyc
Central Park                  0 Mi
Empire State Building         1 Mi Sw
Grand Central Station         1 Mi N
Greenwich Village             3 Mi Sw
Madison Square Garden         2 Mi Ne
Metropolitan Opera            1 Mi Se
New York Stock Exchange       4 Mi Sw
Radio City Music Hall         1 Mi Ne
Rockefeller Center            1 Mi Sw
Soho                          4 Mi Ne
St Patricks Cathedral         0 Mi Ne
Statue of Liberty and Ellis Is5 Mi Sw
Times Square                  1 Mi Nw


Nearby Restaurants
Property Has 4 Restaurants On-Site

-One Cps
Type of Restaurant - Full Service Restaurant
Type of Cuisine - American
Meals Served - Lunch - Dinner - Dessert
Hours of Operations-
From 1130hrs To 0200hrs Mon-Sun
One Cps is an Old-Fashioned Trendy Restaurant Open and
Airy Atmosphere With Modern and Antique Touches. The Menu
is Casual But Features New Interpretations of Old Dishes
As Well As an Interesting Mix of Casual American Cuisine.
    Dress Code  Dressy Casual Coat and Tie Not Required
  Reservations   Highly Recommended

-the Oak Bar
Type of Restaurant - Bar/Lounge
Hours of Operations-
From 1130hrs To 0130hrs Mon-Sun
Overlooking Central Park the Oak Bar - New Yorks Most
Famous Watering Hole - Serves Drinks To Leading New York
Celebrities - Business People and Travelers 7 Days a
Week. Our Wines by the Glass - Fine Martinis and Upscale
Cigars Create the Best Bar in New York. Whether you Are
Traveling With Good Friends or Business Associates Please
Join Us For a Memorable Experience.

-the Oak Room
Type of Restaurant - Full Service Restaurant
Type of Cuisine - American
Meals Served - Dinner - Dessert
Hours of Operations-
From 1730hrs To 2230hrs Fri Sat
Since 1907 Our Guests Have Been Seduced by the Charming
Mystique of the Oak Room. Reminiscent of an Exclusive
Mens Club the Oak Rooms 24 Foot Ceilings Dominate the
Room - Its Sable Oak Walls With Fluted Columns and
Turn-of-the-Century Murals Add Refinement and Elegance.
The Original Mosaic Floor Has Currently Been Restored in
This Magnificent Baroque Room. Strictly a Male Preserve
Until 1974 It Was Off Limits To Women Before 1500 in the
Afternoon.    Nowadays the Oak Room Welcomes Both Men and
Women For Lunch - Dinner and Supper. Chef Marc Felix Will
Dazzle you With His Culinary Creations. When It Comes To
Dessert We Offer a Tempting Selection of Flavored Creme
Brulee and the Plazas Famous Cheesecake So Rich and
Creamy you Will Want To Return For More.

-the Oyster Bar
Type of Restaurant - Full Service Restaurant
Type of Cuisine - Seafood
Meals Served - Lunch - Dinner
Hours of Operations-
From 1130hrs To 2300hrs Mon-Sun
the Oyster Bar Recalls the Warm Hospitality of an English
Pub With Etched Glass Windows and Edwardian-Era Murals.
Its Three-Sided Copper Bar is a Place To Dine and Drink.
Open For Lunch and Dinner Serving the Freshest Seafood
Specialties the Oyster Bar Offers an Exciting Menu To
Please All Palates.

-the Palm Court
Type of Restaurant - Full Service Restaurant
Type of Cuisine - International
Meals Served - Breakfast - Brunch/Buffet - Lunch
Hours of Operations-
From 0600hrs To 1445hrs Mon-Fri
from 1030hrs To 1430hrs Sun
the Palm Court Was Modeled After the Winter Garden in
Londons Hotel Carlton and is Long Recognized As One of
the Premier Meeting Places in New York. Indulge Yourself
in the Palm Courts -Best of the Best- Caviar and
Champagne or Try Our Mediterranean Lunch Special - Great
For People On the Go.


Transportation:
Primary Airport - Lga
Distance from the Airport To Property - 18 Mi

Gray Line Van Shuttle Service To and from Manhattan
Hotels Including the Plaza.   Immediate Arrangements Can
Be Made At the Airport Ground Transportation Desk or Dial
24 At the Gray Line Air Shuttle Courtesy Phone in the
Baggage Claim Area.   For Tickets - Reservations and
Service Locations Contact the Gray Line Agent in the
Hotel Lobby or Call 212 315-3006 or 800 451-0455.   This
Shuttle Service Operates Between Airports and Hotels
Between 21st-103rd Streets Including the Plaza.

Additional Forms of Transportation from Primary Airport
To Property -
Taxi - Readily Available from Either Hotel Entrance.

Limo  - Manhattan Limousine is the Official in-House
Limousine Service For the Plaza. Ask For Mr. Charles
Scorge At 212
546-5234 Who Will Make All the Necessary Arrangements For
you. Located On the 59th Street Entrance of the Hotel. To
Contact Manhattan Limousine Please Call 212 546-5277.

Rental Car - The Concierge Desk Will Gladly Make Your
Entire Car Rental Reservations. Please Ask Us About Our
Complimentary Drop Off and Pick Up Services As Well As
Complimentary Upgrades.

Rail or Subway - Penn Station is Located Between 7th and
8th Avenues At 32nd Street in Manhattan -Two Miles from
the Plaza - 10 Minutes by Taxi. Amtrak National Rail
Service in and Out of Penn Station Operates Seven Days a
Week. For Information On Amtrak Call   1 800 Usa-Rail or
Visit the Amtrak Website.    Over 43 Million People Take
Advantage of the Mta New York City Transit Bus and Subway
Service Every Day. Please See the Mta New York City
Transit Website For More Information.

Bus or Other Transportation - The Greyhound Bus Terminal
is Located Less Than Two Miles from the Plaza. For More
Information Please Call Greyhound Lines At 800 229-9424.

City Center Within Walking Distance from Property

Additional Forms of Transportation from City Center To
Property -
Taxi - Readily Available from Either Hotel, Entrance.

Limo - Manhattan Limousine is the Official in-House
Limousine Service For the Plaza. Ask For Mr. Charles
Scorge At 212
546-5234 Who Will Make All the Necessary Arrangements For
you. Located On the 59th Street Entrance of the Hotel. To
Contact Manhattan Limousine Please Call 212 546-5277.

Rental Car - The Concierge Desk Will Gladly Make Your
Entire Car Rental Reservations. Please Ask Us About Our
Complimentary Drop Off and Pick Up Services As Well As
Complimentary Upgrades.

Rail or Subway - Penn Station is Located Between 7th and
8th Avenues At 32nd Street in Manhattan -Two Miles from
the Plaza - 10 Minutes by Taxi. Amtrak National Rail
Service in and Out of Penn Station Operates Seven Days a
Week. For Information On Amtrak Call   1 800 Usa-Rail or
Visit the Amtrak Website.    Over 43 Million People Take
Advantage of the Mta New York City Transit Bus and Subway
Service Every Day. Please See the Mta New York City
Transit Website For More Information.

Bus or Other Transportation - The Greyhound Bus Terminal
is Located Less Than Two Miles from the Plaza. For More
Information Please Call Greyhound Lines At 800 229-9424.


Location
Area Airports: LGA

Reservation Policies:
Guarantee Policy: You must use a credit card to book online.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellation policies vary from hotel to hotel. Most current and accurate cancellation policies will appear on your reservation form.