The New York Palace Hotel Suites and Lounges 193
New York, New York, USA
Two luxurious suites and two premier lounges
Created with jewelry designer Martin Katz,
Accessible from 51st Street and the
Jewel Suite: 4,000 sq. ft. / 370 sq. m.
help the historic New York Palace distinguish
the Jewel Suite merges romance, abstract
hotel, the cocktail lounge offers a posh yet
Tavern on 51: 1,390 sq. ft. / 130 sq. m.
itself from other ﬁve-star properties.
elements of nature and Art Deco-inspired
relaxed atmosphere. Historic elements are
details in one luxurious setting. Guests
embellished with modern touches, perfect
The multi-level Champagne Suite combines
experience a grand staircase, lavish Port
for visitors seeking a spirited yet intimate
modern and classic elements to create
Laurent stone ﬂoors, diamond-like wall
atmosphere. A magniﬁcent stained glass
a glamorous penthouse space. Guests
coverings, a 20-foot diamond waterfall
window is accented by carefully selected
encounter a striking series of ﬂoor-to-ceiling
chandelier and ﬂoating crystal jewel boxes
modern oil paintings and sconces.
windows that ﬂood the grand parlor with
encasing jewelry creations designed by Katz.
natural light while offering breathtaking
The sprawling grand parlor is ﬂooded with
The exclusive Rarities lounge features
views of Manhattan.
light from the suite’s ﬂoor-to-ceiling windows.
premium select liquors in a members-only
Polished marble and rustic stone pay tribute
These themes continue on the second ﬂoor,
space, the two-room venue includes a
to champagne cellars. A custom-designed
where luxuriant sleeping spaces provide an
connecting hall and landmark stairwell
chandelier of multicolored handblown glass
intimate retreat and a presentation room
featuring 30-to-40-foot vaulted ceilings,
provides a focal point. A double-story wall
accommodates guests who want to try on
detailed millwork, cove windows and
is adorned with a black-and-white mural
jewelry. The romantic environment soars to
depicting a hillside medieval abbey and the
new heights on the suite’s third ﬂoor, which
town where champagne originated.
features an antique Louis XIV-style Carrara
Discreet antique embellishments and re-
marble mantel and a wood-burning ﬁreplace.
upholstered walls blend with the ﬁreplace and
Rarities: 1,440 sq. ft. / 135 sq. m. Completion: 2013
setting. Transformed from a former meeting
Inﬂ uenced by the Chardonnay grape, the
◄ jewel suite living room
other historic elements. Using rich damasks
master bedroom's décor features a palette
The inspiration behind Tavern on 51 is
and a burgundy and aubergine palette,
of ecru, cream and amber tones. The guest
derived from the Villard Mansion, the classic
luxurious old-world style is enriched with new
bedroom suite draws inspiration from the
19th-century residence of railroad mogul
carpet, case goods and a mix of furniture and
more intense notes of a Pinot Noir, featuring
Henry Villard housed within the hotel. The
soft goods. To maintain an authentic feel,
rose-tinted silvers with warm copper and deep
design features a combination of colors and
the team sourced digital reproductions and
fabrics that evoke elegance rooted in turn-of-
frames to complement original oil portraits
the-century charm and authenticity.
2015 design annual
Champagne Suite: 4,620 sq. ft. / 430 sq. m.