The St. Regis New York is home of the famed “million dollar staircase” located on 55th Street just steps away from the prestigious shopping on Fifth Avenue and minutes from Times Square and Boradway. It is the epitome of beauty and luxury and can provide you with the perfect setting and fulfill the desires of your wedding day.
GO: If you had to describe the property in three words, what would they be?
TSRNY: Bespoke. Timeless. Uncompromising.
GO: Food is such an important element at a wedding; tell me about your menus/culinary team?
TSRNY: Our Executive Chef and team of catering professionals collaborate with each bride and groom to create a personalized menu reflecting their individual tastes and character. With the utmost attention given to even the smallest details, they create a flawless meal that is impeccably planned and presented.
GO: Service is huge in the destination wedding business, what do you do for couples and their guests that set you apart from everyone else?
TSRNY: Couples who get married at The St. Regis New York are offered a complimentary bridal suite for the night of their wedding for a truly luxurious and romantic experience. Ideally located at 55th Street and Fifth Avenue, The St. Regis is in the heart of New York City just steps from Central Park, luxury stores and boutiques, the Theater District and fine dining. Our concierge is available to arrange activities for couples and their guests to experience everything New York has to offer. Every guest room and suite at The St. Regis New York has butler service. Our signature butler service is available 24-hours and offers many complimentary services including unpacking at arrival and packing at departure, coffee or tea with morning wakeup call, pressing of up to two items per person, shoe shine upon arrival, and any other request to make your stay more comfortable. This service is greatly appreciated by couples and their guest as the butler is there to allow you to relax and enjoy your stay.
GO: Do you have selected areas where a couple can elect to take images?
TSRNY: Just steps from famous Fifth Avenue, couples can take quintessential New York photos just outside the hotel to capture the spirit of the city. Many of our couples also opt to take photos in their suite as all rooms are beautifully furnished with elegant furniture, crown-molding and Waterford crystal chandeliers.
GO: What are some of the amenities/special activities that you offer for a couple planning to have a weekend wedding?
TSRNY: An oasis in the heart of Manhattan, The St. Regis New York can accommodate couples and their guests from start to finish. A Forbes Travel Guide 5-Star hotel for 19 years, The St. Regis New York is one of the best hotels in the world. With 229 guest rooms and suites, we have a variety of options to select from. We are able to set up a block with preferred room rates for your guests, and the bride and groom will have access to a complimentary bridal suite on the night of their wedding. Located on property, our spa offers customized treatments for a truly luxurious experience. To relax before the Big Day or unwind after a night of dancing, all treatments are personalized to meet individual needs. Salon Fodera, world-renowned stylist Salvatore Fodera’s eponymous salon, is located on the lower lobby level. From a simply coifed blow out to an intricate up-do, Salvatore and his team are New York’s leading hair stylists. In-room services are available so you can stay within the comforts of your room to get primped. Salon Fodera also offers manicure and pedicure services. There are 16 unique event spaces at The St. Regis New York that can also be utilized for rehearsal dinners, bridal luncheons, wedding brunches, or any other event connected to your wedding. Our catering team is available to assist in creating these special occasions.
GO: Do you have unique guest spaces, where out of town guests can feel like they’re also on vacation?
TSRNY: The St. Regis New York’s guest rooms and suites are sumptuous retreats from the buzz of the city. Every room features custom-made furnishings, including the signature St. Regis Bed for a perfect night’s rest. With our signature butler service, guests do not have to worry about a thing from the moment they come through our bronzed doors. Located on Fifth Avenue and just four blocks from Central Park, there is plenty to see and do just steps from the hotel.
GO: What is the first thing a couple should do if they are interested in having a destination wedding at your property?
TSRNY: Please contact our catering department directly at 212.339.6776. You may also visit our website at www.stregisnewyork.com/meet-celebrate for photos and more information our event space and bespoke wedding options.
GO: Any other information that you would like to share with our readers that is related to weekend destination weddings?
TSRNY: The St. Regis New York represents New York City’s combination of rich history and modern amenities. New York provides a romantic backdrop for weddings at any time of the year, and at The St. Regis we are here to help create an unforgettable experience for our brides and grooms. With so much to see and do, New York is the ultimate getaway. Allow us to welcome you to our city and take care of all the details to create a night you will always remember.