Monthly Archives: July 2013

July 19 2013

Flashback Friday: History with Mosette

Take a trip down memory lane with our resident historian, Mosette Broderick. Mosette is one of the most knowledgeable people regarding not only the history of the Villard Mansion but also about New York City. In the clip below, Mosette shares some interesting facts about Henry Villard and The New York Palace with ABC’s Live Well Network.

July 18 2013

Smooth Grooves at The Palace

In a city known for its fast pace and city sounds, we’ve made sure that once you enter The New York Palace, you are in a zone that is free of outside noise. As mentioned in our Window Upgrades post, we’ve installed windows designed to block out the noise in our guest rooms. In addition to windows, we have also paid special attention to the music in our lobby. Although the tunes are subtle, we wanted to create a relaxing … Read More

July 17 2013

The Palace Knows Best: Ladurée

Manhattan offers so many food options for travelers, especially those with a sweet tooth! A favorite “sweet” neighbor on Madison Avenue is the beautiful Ladurée, where one can bite into the most artfully created macaroons and experience a moment of divine delicacy. According to our Chef Concierge, Carolyn Innocenzi, one does not have to be a Francophile to enjoy this special dessert! Ladurée’s colorful macaroons are perfectly displayed like stunning objets d’art. Innocenzi and her team recommend an array of delectable treats that are to die … Read More