Posts tagged "NYC"

The City is Back in Bloom

With many events, arts and entertainment venues now reopening at reduced and safe capacities, the city’s vibrant entertainment and outdoor scene is thriving again in New York City. What’s more, warm-sun-filled days and comfortable cool nights are just another reason to get out there and take it all in. From performances at world-class cultural institutions, to a visit to the Museum of Ice Cream, there’s something delicious for everyone to enjoy. 

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Celebrating Romance and Rejuvenation

It’s that time of the year again for planning the perfect romantic getaway and we’ve thought of everything to make your Valentine’s celebration an extra special one. From thoughtful packages with indulgent keepsakes, to gourmet in-room dining experiences, just choose the date and leave the rest to us. Wellness enthusiasts will also appreciate unwinding at our Spa de La Mer and 55-foot indoor pool. And be prepared to bundle up and make some time to enjoy a fun-filled winter activity throughout the city. 

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Comfort Food Redefined

Discover the hotel’s Two-Michelin-Starred Culinary Director Gabriel Kreuther’s elevated take on this beloved comfort-food recipe and create this heartwarming classic at home.  

Baccarat Grilled Cheese (serves two)

Ingredients:

 

Mornay Sauce:

- 8 oz (300 grams) whole milk

- 1 oz (28 grams) butter

- 1 oz (28 grams) flour

- 3 oz (85 grams) Emmental cheese, grated

 

Sandwich:

- 4 oz (115 grams) aged Cheddar cheese, sliced

- 4 oz (115 grams) Comte cheese, sliced

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Baccarat Hotel Among the World’s First to Become Health Security VERIFIED® with Forbes Travel Guide

Baccarat Hotel New York is the proud recipient of the Sharecare Health Security VERIFIED® with Forbes Travel Guide Badge by completing and maintaining verification on more than 360 global health security standards to help ensure guest and employee safety.  

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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

The festive season is finally upon us, and spirited holiday happenings and colorful seasonal sights abound throughout the city. We invite you to discover the many inspired offerings to be enjoyed during this magical time of the year.   

Rockefeller Center

Ice skating at the iconic Rink underneath the sparkling Christmas Tree at Rockefeller Center is one of the city’s most quintessential traditions. This year, timed-ticket advance reservations are required to take in this beloved past time and create lasting holiday memories. 

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Handpicked “Must-Do’s” for Your Fall Staycation in the City 

There’s no better time to take in the city’s vibrant happenings than the fall season, and there’s no better ‘home-away-from home’ to enjoy it all than Baccarat Hotel New York. From scenic walks in the park to avant-garde cultural moments, our Chef Concierge Francisco Andeliz has curated the ultimate ‘to do’ list. Just be sure to save room for champagne toasts and world-class dining. 

Baccarat Concierge

 

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New York's Public Art Scene

Taking a self-guided tour of public art is a great way to experience New York City outdoors and socially distanct any time of year. Two of the city’s iconic pieces are just a stone’s throw from the hotel: Robert Indiana’s LOVE sculpture (at 54th Street and 6th Avenue) and the globe-wielding Atlas Sculpture at Rockefeller Center (across the street from St. Patrick’s Cathedral). Take a tour of some of our current favorites—each more Instagram-able than the last.

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Baccarat Hotel, a Fixture of the Ultimate Insider’s Guide to New York

FIVE BRILLIANT BARS TO GRAB A COCKTAIL AND BITE DURING NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

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Memories of Afternoon Tea in New York City

Gabrielle Jammal, the Tea Sommelier at the Baccarat Hotel in NY, is welcoming Esprit de Baccarat’s Editor into her domain — the Grand Salon where the Afternoon Tea has already become a tradition. While she is advising some guests on their tea selection, she is sitting with us to share her earliest experience of tea, and what makes Afternoon Tea a memory for all.

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10 Tips for Visiting the MoMA

Right across the street from the Baccarat Hotel New York stands one of the largest and most influential museums of modern art in the world: the MoMA. The Museum of Modern Art, founded primarily by Abby Aldrich Rockefeller in 1929, is an architectural marvel in itself — the perfect showcase for its extensive collection and exhibits ranging from Picasso and Matisse paintings to design famous bottle openers and electronic media. If you are looking for a quiet tour, or coming with the kids, the Hosts at Baccarat New York offer up tips on how to best enjoy your visit to MoMA. 

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