From enchanting accommodations to exclusive entertainment, The Pierre, which is celebrating its 90th anniversary this year, has been an iconic and treasured part of New York for many decades. Nestled on the corner of East 61 Street and Fifth Avenue, The Pierre offers great proximity to Central Park, world-class shopping, Museum Mile, Carnegie Hall and Radio City Music Hall.
With classic, residential style décor, spacious ballrooms and the famed trompe-l’ œil murals in its iconic Rotunda, The Pierre has welcomed many dignitaries, celebrities, politicians and other bold faced names since opening its doors in 1930. Synonymous with exquisite entertaining, The Pierre has also played host to grand galas, weddings, star-studded bashes, fashion shows and events of every kind. Keeping in mind the beauteous Golden Age of New York City, this posh property features a sleek, marble lobby and elegant details throughout as well as artful, personalized service – including white-gloved elevator attendants. Following a complete, top to bottom renovation in 2009, the hotel added vivid silks and Indian art in guest rooms. The grand yet laidback luxuriousness of this landmark hotel has attracted past residents like Elizabeth Taylor, Yves Saint Laurent, Audrey Hepburn and Valentino who once all called The Pierre home.
With 140 guestrooms and 49 suites, The Pierre offers some of the most spacious and sophisticated accommodations New York City. Soft toned rooms exude an aura of quiet luxury with custom furnishings, handcrafted finishes, rich silk and brocade fabrics imported from India. Enjoy sweet dreams in your suite – after all, you will find grandiose headboards, plush mattresses and cozy comforters and pillows. Guestrooms are also equipped with state-of-the-art technology, including 50-inch 4K Smart TV with HOTstream, Bose Wave Studio with Bluetooth capability and complimentary Wi-Fi for up to five devices. Choose from the Superior King and Classic king, or pamper yourself with a Deluxe King, City View Room or Park View King, all of which will providespectacular views of the Upper East Side skyline or Central Park. Bathrooms, accented with Turkish marble and stocked with Etro toiletries, command elegance and comfort.
Catch some of Broadway’s brightest stars with The Pierre’s cabaret series. Launched in 2017, the acclaimed program has featured talent from such beloved musicals as Hamilton, Wicked, Kinky Boots and The Lion King. Want to take mom somewhere special for Mother’s Day this year? The stars of The Phantom of The Opera return to the hotel’s Two E Lounge for a special cabaret performance on Sunday May 7th, so you can celebrate mom in style, surrounded by top entertainment and rich history. Sponsored by Tattinger Champagne, you can enjoy bites and handcrafted delights in Two E Bar & Lounge while watching each spellbinding show.
Now celebrating its 90thanniversary, the romance and rich history of The Pierre is being showcased in the hotel’s new Pierre Stories Gallery. Curated by General Manager Francois-Olivier Luiggi with input from staff members who were also a part of the project, the memorabilia on display includes original menus from legendary French Chef Auguste Escoffier, photos of celebrity events, vintage advertisements and antique glassware. You can even watch video clips from famous movies shot at The Pierre – among them, Al Pacino’s beloved tango scene in 1992’s Scent of A Woman. The gallery is open daily to the public from 9AM to 9PM, Guests are invited to share their own photos and memorabilia on social media using the hashtag #PierreStories.
Popular amongst the uptown crowd, signature restaurant Perrine boasts a seasonally-inspired menu of New American fare with a farm-to-table approach in an inviting bistro setting. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and brunch. Traditional afternoon tea, elevated light bites and craft cocktails are served at the hotel’s Two E Bar & Lounge. We also recommend checking out The Rotunda, the hotel’s most iconic room, now offering a light supper menu. Additional amenities include a well-equipped 24-hour fitness center, Pierre the Penguin welcome gift for young travellers and special amenities for pets under 15 pounds.
From luxurious rooms and live music to celebrated cuisine, it’s time to enjoy the best of The Pierre in its 90th year!