The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park Celebrates Summer with New Guest Experiences
New ways to experience and enjoy a memorable New York City summer.
NEW YORK, N.Y. July 2021 The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park is excited to offer city dwellers, traveling families and couples new ways to experience and enjoy a memorable New York City summer, including:
Summer "Picnic in the Park" Package
Traveling families to couples alike can enjoy a quintessential New York Summer pastime with this overnight package. Starting at $1,028 per night, the package comes complete with all the essentials needed for a picturesque picnic in Central Park. Highlights include a gourmet lunch for two, a memento Ritz-Carlton tote bag and fleece blanket, picnicking guide, Frisbee and map of Central Park.
Curated by Executive Chef John Han and Pastry Chef Anthony D'Adamo, the gourmet picnic menu focuses on fresh, local and regional ingredients, crafting familiar and new summer favorites. Guests can select from three curated menus with the likes of a Grilled Chicken Club Sandwich to Grilled Salmon and Red Quinoa Salad; Chef's Selection of Artisanal Cheeses; and a choice of Seasonal Fruits or Gourmet Bakeries.
For guests already staying at the Central Park Hotel, who wish to enjoy a beautiful summer day in the park, the picnic lunches are also available 24 hours in advance through in-room dining for $90 per person with bottled water and soft drinks included.
Manhattan Minute at Contour
The hotel's signature lounge and bar room is now open Tuesday-Saturday, from 4:30-10:30 pm, for a newly enhanced menu of light bites and beverage service. Guest can begin their evening enjoying a classic Manhattan Minute. A nod to the traditional happy hour, guests are invited to a showcase and taste of the hotel's 'Contour Manhattan' while learning about the history of the iconic cocktail. As a memento, guests can take a special recipe card with them to share their experience with friends and family while at home. The Manhattan Minute experience can be enjoyed Tuesday-Saturday from 5:15-5:30 pm.
New Ritz Kids Moments
Manhattan is a thrilling destination for visitors of any age, but it holds a special place in the hearts of our littlest travelers who are in awe of its sights, sounds and experiences. Through family-friendly amenities and activities, the hotel aims to expose young guests to the magic of New York City. Featured Ritz Kids experiences include a newly enhanced lobby check-in area; specially crafted Fizzy beverages at Contour; and Bathtime turndown amenity, including bubble bath, rubber duck toy, and "Good Night Central Park" book by authors Adam Gamble and Mark Jasper, illustrated by Ruth Palmer. Families can also visit the hotel's Concierge desk for a list of "Out and About" activities, area maps and more to enjoy.
The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park is located at 50 Central Park South in Midtown Manhattan. For more information on reserving your stay, visitritzcarlton.com/centralparkor dial reservations at +1 (800) 542 8680.
About The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park
Boldly transformed and redesigned, The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park reimagines luxury in Midtown Manhattan, drawing inspiration from the sights, sounds, and colors of Central Park and the chic residential style of a city penthouse. Steps from the city's renowned cultural attractions, the 253-room hotel is a Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five Diamond Hotel, and named World's Best Rooms by Forbes Travel Guide Verified List in 2019. Featuring the all-day gastro lounge Contour, The Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge, and a collection of wellness experiences including the first stateside La Prairie Spa and innovative Movement Studio, the iconic hotel creates inspiring guest memories with its legendary Ritz-Carlton service. For more information or reservations, call +1 212.308.9100 or visit www.ritzcarlton.com/centralpark, and follow along onInstagramandFacebook.