A fund owned by the government of Qatar has purchased the historic Plaza Hotel in a $600 million deal, according to Reuters sources. Katara Holdings, a Qatari- owned hospitality fund, bought the hotel from Sahara India Pariwar, an Indian business group that was the majority owner of the hotel .
But perhaps the most iconic, over-the-top, high-priced suite is at New York’s famed hotel landmark: The Plaza . I got a rare look inside the hotel’s $30,000 per night Royal Plaza Suite.
Anyone can walk through the front doors of the Plaza and walk around most of the public areas on the main floor. You do need to be a guest to enter the hotel lobby itself ( you will be asked to present your room key), which is not a public area, as the Plaza rightfully would like to keep that area exclusive.
Miscellaneous: The Plaza New York It is definitely not worth the $800 to $1,100 daily rate or anywhere close to it, even if you are vastly wealthy. I would recommend people take a walkthrough of the Plaza , as it is a famous hotel full of history, and used often in media.
You Can Live in the Plaza Hotel for $39.5 Million .
Kevin stayed in Suite 411, The Kevin Suite, one of the Central Park Suites at The Plaza.
As we learn from his dad’s freakout, Kevin spent $967.43 on room service, which today would be about $1,770.
Let me first start by saying that the afternoon tea at The Plaza is a whopping $75, which is more than most other hotel afternoon tea services. With the premium pricing , I want DAMN good tea sandwiches and The Plaza failed to deliver. For that price I want my savories prepared tableside!
Michael Koenigs ventured to the Plaza Hotel to reenact some of our favorite Home Alone 2 scenes. Since the film’s premiere, gone are the days of Kevin’s Talkboy and VHS tapes while the location of Duncan’s Toy Chest, based on the F.A.O. Schwarz toy store, is now an Apple store.
$350–375/person Wedding packages for a Saturday evening start at $375 /person with a minimum of 200 guests. Friday and Sunday packages start at $350/person with a minimum of 150 guests.
Located on the Concourse level, The Plaza Food Hall offers a collection of fine food purveyors, as well as counter-style dining options. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner .
The Plaza Hotel
Experience New York’s Iconic Luxury Hotel on Central Park South. Since its debut on October 1, 1907, The Plaza Hotel has remained a New York icon hosting world leaders, dignitaries, captains of industry, Broadway legends, and Hollywood royalty.
Nearby Attractions BERGDORF GOODMAN. 654 5th Avenue. CARNEGIE HALL. 123 55th Street. CENTRAL PARK. The world’s most famous park is just steps away from The Plaza . CENTRAL PARK ZOO. 64th St and 5th Avenue in Central Park. COLUMBUS CIRCLE. LINCOLN CENTER. MUSEUM OF MODERN ART. PULITZER FOUNTAIN.
The Plaza was built with the intention to look like a skyscraper-like French chateau. 16 Landmark status. The NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission granted the hotel landmark status in 1969, and in 1986, the Plaza was recognized as a National Historic Landmark.