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 New Packages Offer Exceptional, Customized Escapes Featuring Spa Treatments,Family Activities & Retail Therapy

New York, NY - March 11, 2009 - Legends and extraordinary experiences come together at The Plaza Hotel and the iconic property has unveiled new exclusive packages tailored specifically for distinctive audiences. Each new package offers a different theme, special value and an authentic experience available only at The Plaza Hotel - select from the following packages to create your dream escape at The Plaza Hotel:

Spring Spa Renewal
Within the heart of The Plaza Hotel, the Caudalie Vinothérapie® Spa is the perfect oasis to restore the skin, body and mind.  The Spring Spa Renewal packages combines accommodations in a relaxing Plaza guest room with access to Caudalie's Hammam (Turkish Steam Bath), a Body Slimming Ritual Treatment which consists of a Crushed Cabernet Scrub and the Slimming Massage followed by a 20 minute detoxifying wrap, along with a complimentary glass of wine served in the spa's exclusive French Paradox Wine Lounge.  This special experience is offered from April 1- June 30, 2009, with rates beginning at $1075 per night based on double occupancy. 

Bed, Breakfast and Beyond
Whether business or pleasure brings you to The Plaza Hotel, the Bed, Breakfast and Beyond package provides guests with an unforgettable signature Plaza Hotel experience. This offer include luxurious accommodations in a guestroom or suite, full breakfast for two at The Champagne Bar or through In-Room Dining and a choice of either signature cocktails in the stylish new Rose Club or complimentary valet parking for your stay. With rates starting at $645 per night based on double occupancy. 

The Plaza Suite Escapes
Today's Plaza Hotel offers guests 102 of the world's most elegant and spacious suites following a $400 million renovation. The Plaza Suite Escapes package allows guests to experience these new and improved suites and explore New York's most legendary hotel setting. Adding to the sumptuous suite accommodation and experience, this package also includes full breakfast for two in The Champagne Bar or through In-Room Dining, white gloved butler service and signature Plaza cocktails for two at the chic new Rose Club.  Valid throughout the year, rates begin at $865 per night, based on double occupancy.  

The Plaza Hotel's Jimmy Choo Experience
Treat yourself to a night at New York's iconic Plaza Hotel and a Jimmy Choo shopping experience exclusive to Plaza guests.  This package includes transportation to the luxury fashion designer's flagship store in the property's plush Rolls-Royce Phantom (based upon availability); a glass of Champagne upon arrival at Jimmy Choo's Madison Avenue boutique; a private consultation with a store specialist; a special offer of $200 off Jimmy Choo purchases of $1,000 or more; and complimentary messenger service of purchases back to The Plaza or free shipping within the United States.

Shopped out? Retire to The Plaza Hotel to relax in a luxurious Plaza guestroom or suite and also imbibe complimentary signature cocktails for two in the stylish new Rose Club. This package is valid through June 1, 2009 and rates start at $645 per night based on double occupancy. This package can be booked online and two days advanced notice is required. To confirm your consultation at Jimmy Choo's Madison Avenue Boutique and the availability of the Rolls Royce Phantom, please contact In-House Reservations at 212-759-3000 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Monday to Friday EST or via email at

Play at The Plaza
Make the most of a family getaway with a familiar face, the legendary Plaza Hotel, home to mischievous little Eloise and also the scene stealing setting for Home Alone 2. This stunning property is ready to welcome families once more after an elaborate and extensive renovation from lobby to roof and everyone from children to adults can indulge in the amenities and fun experience that The Plaza Hotel is offering through its Play at The Plaza package. Featuring accommodations in a deluxe guest room or suite, this special family themed package also includes a welcome amenity suitable for children of all ages, choice of $25 gift card from FAO Schwartz or Apple's Fifth Avenue Store, complimentary use of gaming consoles (Nintendo Wii, Playstation 3 or X-Box 36) and valet parking. Valid throughout the year, rates begin at $675 per night, based on double occupancy.  

Escapade in Central Park
As part of its commitment to conserving one of the city's treasures, The Plaza Hotel has partnered with the Central Park Conservancy to offer its guests an exclusive private tour of this landscape architecture masterpiece with one of the organization's historians. This package also includes luxurious overnight accommodations, a signed copy of Central Park: An American Masterpiece by Sara Cedar Miller and a Champagne toast for two in The Champagne Bar. The Plaza Hotel will also make a contribution to the Central Park Conservancy on behalf of the guest to help in the preservation of this cherished landmark. Rates for the package begin at $1,085 per night, based on double occupancy. A minimum of 21 days advance notice is required and a seven day cancellation policy applies.  

Unless otherwise noted, each of these elegant experiences is valid through 2009, based upon availability and exclusive of tax and gratuity.  For reservations or additional information please call 888-240-7775 or visit  

About The Plaza Hotel
Timeless, captivating and unforgettable, The Plaza has undergone a $400 million, three-year, lobby to roof renovation and restoration.  The passion and uncompromising service which made the hotel a legend has returned with a new and contemporary spirit. From the graciously appointed décor to impeccable white glove butler service, The Plaza is an extraordinary hotel and a luxury lifestyle destination that offers guests every indulgence featuring a world-class retail collection with a Caudalie Vinotherapie® Spa, Warren Tricomi Salon and Fitness Center by Radu. The Oak Room and Oak Bar provide quintessential New York experiences, and the opulent Plaza Grand Ballroom continues to host the world's most memorable events.  New additions include the elegant Champagne Bar and stylish Rose Club.  Designated a New York City Landmark in 1969 it is also the only New York City hotel to be designated as a National Historic Landmark. The Plaza Hotel is jointly owned by New York-based El Ad Properties, a subsidiary of the El Ad Group, and Kingdom Holdings, a Saudi Arabia-based corporation. It is managed by Fairmont Hotels & Resorts.  For reservations and additional information, please call 888-240-7775 or visit

About Fairmont Hotels & Resorts
A leader in the global hospitality industry, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is an extraordinary collection of luxury hotels, which includes iconic landmarks like Fairmont Le Château Frontenac in Québec City, Fairmont The Norfolk, Nairobi and London's The Savoy, reopening in 2009. Fairmont hotels are one-of-a-kind properties where sophisticated trave
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