With its towering buildings, bustling streets, and buckets of famous landmarks, New York is one of the most famous cities in the world – with an unmistakable skyline, rich and diverse culture, and opportunities abound for a first-class luxury holiday experience. From the magnificent restaurants that you eat into staying in the grandest of grand hotels to the activities that you fill your day out with, the high-living options available have catered to the needs of even the most extravagant of famous faces.
Read on to find out more about how you could experience your own slice of New York City luxury.
Things to do in New York
In a city where world-class is the standard, the number of attractions available boggles the mind – there are things to do in New York for everyone, no matter how cheap or expensive their tastes, hobbies, and passions. Not only is New York home to a plethora of the world’s most famous tourist attractions, such as the Statue of Liberty and the Empire State Building, but it’s also a city bursting with incredible art, music, entertainment, and professional sport galore.
Just a pinch of some of the city’s luxury activities include tours of fine art galleries by the likes of Larry Gagosian, whose collections feature Andy Warhol, and VIP meet-and-greet experiences with the world-famous New York Knicks basketball team. Alongside helicopter rides to take in the stunning urban landscape, as well as unforgettable entertainment seeing a live Broadway show, there are enough premium activities in New York to last a lifetime.
Luxury Accommodation in New York
When it comes to picking your place of residence during your stay in New York, there is a dazzling range of hotel and private rental options, with the next seemingly more luxurious than the last. Some areas of the city are amongst the most expensive real estate in the world, ranking only behind such places as Hong Kong and Munich, so there are some truly upper-echelon residences and place names you have likely heard before.
For example, The Mark is a five-star hotel in the Upper Eastside of the city, offering the allure of grand marble facades, luxurious furnishings, and a star-studded clientele, as well as the customary world-class chef manning the kitchen – in Jean-Georges Vongerichten. Other options include Lotte New York Palace in Midtown East, where your delicately furnished room can provide you with spectacular views of St Patrick’s Cathedral.
Fine Dining in New York
If you’re traveling to New York with fine dining on your mind or are simply a food lover that enjoys sampling the tastes of the areas that you travel to, New York offers a truly comprehensive culinary experience. From incredible ranges of unique street food that reflect the city’s bustling multicultural nature to fine dining experiences hosted by some of the best chefs in the world, the Big Apple has it all.
The Modern in Midtown West is just one of the city’s luxury dining spots where you are accompanied by views of one of the city’s myriad landmarks, in this case, being MoMa’s Sculpture Garden.