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Mandarin Oriental, New York Celebrates Mom’s Month of May


NEW YORK, April 2, 2009Mandarin Oriental, New York has declared “Mom’s Month of May” with the following special offerings throughout the month to spoil and pamper Mom like she deserves.

May MADness

Treat Mom to a combination of culture and Five-Star accommodations with Mandarin Oriental, New York’s May MADness Package. Mom will feel especially pampered by both the award-winning service at Mandarin Oriental, New York’s celebration destination, and her visit to the new Museum of Art and Design (MAD) next door. Take a leisurely morning or afternoon to immerse in the works of world-renown artists and designers including Karim Rashid, Betty Cooke and Frank Gehry and special exhibitions including Elegant Armor: The Art of Jewelry showcasing a stunning collection of new jewelry design and Klaus Moje: Painting with Glass, featuring breath-taking glass objects created by this renown artist. The Store at MAD, a premier shopping destination, will offer a 20% discount on purchases over USD 100 from its exclusive products, including jewelry, home design, fashion accessories and children’s products and books.


Priced from USD 619, the May MADness Package is available May 1 – 31, 2009 and includes one night’s accommodation in a stunning guestroom or suite and two tickets to the neighboring Museum of Arts and Design. Additional nights of accommodation may be booked at prevailing rates. This package is subject to availability. Reservations can be made by visiting, calling +1 (212) 805 8800 or toll-free +1 (866) 801 8880 or by emailing


Mother - Daughter Quality Time Pedicure Package at The Spa

Why not multi-task and spend some quality time catching up with Mom over a much-needed pedicure? The Five-Star Spa at Mandarin Oriental, New York celebrates Mom’s Month of May with a Pedicure Package that includes its signature Mandarin Oriental Pedicure for two and complimentary coffee, tea or water and delicious nibbles to snack on while The Spa’s top therapists get Mother and Daughter toes sandal-ready. Enjoy Mandarin Oriental Pedicures for two, priced at USD 210 for you and Mom. Price excludes taxes and gratuity. Appointments can be made by calling +1 (212) 805 8990 or emailing


Mom’s Breakfast in Bed with Shanghai Tang

Book a night or two for Mom at Mandarin Oriental, New York and treat her to a decadent breakfast in bed, along with a stunning silk robe from Shanghai Tang to lounge in like royalty. Mandarin Oriental, New York’s Queen of Comfort Food, Chef Amy Thompson, oversees restaurant Asiate’s infamous weekend brunch and has created a Bento Box breakfast in bed for Mom that she’ll never forget. Delicious menu items include wild blueberry yogurt parfait with vanilla roasted honeycomb streusel; soft poached egg with crispy artichoke, wild arugula and basil hollandaise; and miniature fruits, caramelized pineapple and toasted coconut ribbons. Accompanying Mom’s breakfast is a sumptuous Shanghai Tang “eight fairies print” silk robe, the perfect gift to help Mom continue the celebration when she arrives home.


Shanghai Tang, the first and leading luxury lifestyle brand emerging from China, is revered for its sleepwear, including the silk robe featuring the famous “eight fairies print,” which infuses a traditional piece with an alternative elegance coming from the Orient.


Priced at USD 295, Mom’s Breakfast in Bed includes a Bento Box breakfast for mom and a beautiful silk robe from Shanghai Tang. Advance orders are recommended as supply is limited. Orders can be placed by emailing or calling +1 (212) 805 8800 and asking for the Guest Relations department. Price is exclusive of accommodation, taxes and gratuity.


About Mandarin Oriental, New York

A stunning fusion of modern design with stylish Oriental flair, Mandarin Oriental, New York features 248 elegant guestrooms and suites — all with breathtaking views of Manhattan and Five-Star hospitality. Luxurious amenities include Asiate, the hotel’s elegant restaurant; MObar created by noted interior designer, Tony Chi; the Lobby Lounge with dramatic views of Central Park; a 14,500-square-foot, Five-Star Mandarin Oriental Spa; and a state-of-the-art fitness center with a 75-foot lap pool.  In addition, there is premium meeting and event space, including a 6,000-square-foot pillar-less ballroom with three walls of windows overlooking Central Park. Located in Columbus Circle’s Time Warner Center, Mandarin Oriental, New York is in an idyllic location just steps away from world-class d
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