The Grand Hyatt, New York, is ideally located on 109 E. 42nd St. and is conveniently connected to the transportation hub of Manhattan, Grand Central Station. Known for being one of the busiest train stations in the world, Grand Central is a fantastic destination for shopping or to pick up a souvenir. Popular shops and boutiques include the Apple Store, Banana Republic, Aveda, Hermes, and Kenneth Cole. Grand Central is home to several great restaurants, including Café Spice, Oyster Bar, and Manhattan Chili Company. Famous for its beautiful Beaux-Arts architecture, Grand Central Station should be on everyone's “must see” list while visiting the Big Apple. Other notable landmarks within walking distance of the Grand Hyatt include the Theater District, Times Square, the United Nations and the magnificent New York City Public Library.
For a truly indulgent experience, reserve a premier suite that offers more space than most New York City apartments. These 1,000 to 1,400 sq. ft. suites provide plush pillow top mattress, separate sitting area with a sleek couch and armchairs, Wi-Fi Internet access, Geneva Sound Station with iPod dock, two flat screen HDTVs, two closets, and a wet bar/dining room area with table and chairs.
Sip and savor at The Lounge at New York Central. This vibrant Manhattan bar is the perfect place for meeting new people, dining, relaxing over drinks or gathering with friends and business associates. Cocktails are exquisitely crafted by expert mixologists in a warm, comfortable setting with modern décor.
Sample Executive Pastry Chef Gonzalo Jimenez's artisanal chocolate line exclusively available at Grand Hyatt New York's Market. The line features handcrafted truffles, chocolate bars and chocolate covered fruit. Truffles are available in five flavors: passion fruit, citrus, gianduja and white truffle, coffee and dulce de leche. Each flavor features its own signature color and design, reminiscent of Chihuly glass, from a speckled bold blue to a swirled deep green. Chocolate-covered orange wedges as well as milk, dark and white chocolate bars are also available The bottom of the chocolate bars each feature ingredients that enhance the particular type of chocolate: the dark chocolate with granola, the milk chocolate with cereal and candied oranges, and the white chocolate with crunchy chocolate pearls and dried cherries. Each are decadent and scrumptious.
Weddings at the Grand Hyatt exude elegance via two elegant ballrooms, the Empire Ballroom and the Manhattan Ballroom. At 18,370 square feet, the Empire Ballroom is a dazzling setting that can be turned into five smaller venues for more intimate events. Overseen by Wedding Coordinator Stephanie Samele, packages include a professional wedding event manager who will assist in meticulously planning each detail of your Manhattan wedding up until the final moments of your special day, white glove service, Champagne and sparkling water upon guest arrival, and an award-winning chef who will compose a delicious array of foods. Also included in the package are: a one hour cocktail reception features hors d'oeuvres and specialty reception stations with your very own butler; a gourmet four-course dinner to include appetizer, intermezzo or salad, entree and dessert; selection of fine table linens and napkins; a custom tiered wedding cake designed with a local premier baker; and a deluxe five hour bar.
New York City bursts at the seems with excitement. With its premier location and superb accommodations, the Grand Hyatt adds to the allure of the Big Apple.
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