Renaissance New York Chelsea Resort formally opens its doorways in the present day as one of many tallest properties in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood. Rising a powerful 39 flooring at 430 ft excessive, the model’s first resort in Chelsea is topped with one of many highest rooftop swimming pools within the metropolis, providing unparalleled 360-degree views.
Positioned on the previous web site of the long-lasting Antiques Storage flea market, the resort pays homage to the positioning’s historical past and the realm’s charming vintage outlets with a theatrical design idea by structure and inside design agency Stonehill Taylor. Drawing inspiration from the encompassing neighborhood, areas throughout the resort goal to shock and delight company with surprising moments, every thoughtfully designed to inform a narrative.
Renaissance New York Chelsea Resort is the newest resort to debut underneath the model’s rising North American portfolio which incorporates lately opened resorts in Philadelphia, Toledo, Reno, Dallas and Newport Seaside, in addition to renovated properties in Los Angeles, Minneapolis and Palm Desert, amongst others. Moreover, the model is about to develop its New York Metropolis footprint two-fold over the subsequent two years with extremely anticipated openings in each Flushing and Harlem.
A Hidden Retreat within the Concrete Jungle
Underscoring Renaissance Inns’ surprising design aesthetic, Stonehill Taylor created an escape that performs on the contrasting dichotomy of the resort’s industrial, vintage and floral market environment to create the phantasm of strolling by way of a secret backyard. The resort’s top-floor exterior includes a glossy, trendy glass facade, whereas the doorway embodies the appear and feel of an English manor. Behind a stone-walled arcade entry lays a personal, open-air courtyard studded with lush foliage and seating for company to lounge.
Tapped to curate the resort’s assortment of art work, artwork advisor Indiewalls led a large two-story set up of vintage knobs, locks and keys created by native artist Laura Morrison that takes heart stage because the backdrop to the foyer staircase. As company go by way of the house, they’re inspired to the touch and work together with these whimsical wares. Indiewalls additionally oversaw combined media artist Liam Alexander’s creation of varied video artwork moments all through the resort, reflecting inspiration from the flower district and flea market ideas within the surrounding locale, eliciting the sensation of a “dwelling portray.” Trellage-Ferrill Studio fabricated customized items like a set of upside-down hen cages, in addition to a big pendant on the elevator foyer impressed by a hen’s nest to pique the curiosity of vacationers. Contained in the elevator cabs, leather-based tiles comprised of classic belts coat the partitions, including intrigue to the resort’s general design.
Earth tones dominate the colour palette of the 341 visitor rooms and suites. Interiors are outfitted with wood-paneled printed wallcoverings and surprising playful touches embody gnome desk lamps and rabbit coat hooks. Visitor bogs evoke a quaint backyard shed with concrete sinks, porcelain tiles and mirrors etched with silhouettes of wildflowers. Suites on the fourth and 36th flooring are distinguished by their 14-foot excessive ceilings. A focus of every suite is a floor-to-ceiling framed wallcovering artwork set up of a magnified peacock feather, in addition to an outsized mural of a girl’s silhouette comprised of fuchsia roses by artist Sara Byrne.
A Twist on Conventional Italian CuisineChef Fabrizio Facchini brings a daring twist on genuine Italian delicacies within the resort’s restaurant, Cotto, set to open within the early spring. With 10-foot-high, floor-to-ceiling home windows, the ethereal restaurant will characteristic an indoor family-style eating room and lounge in addition to a 14-seat bar surrounded by a framed image assortment of classic oddities. Uncovered wooden beams run throughout the ceiling and down the partitions, that are peppered with mason jar sconces, a romantic reference to firefly jars positioned in a secret backyard.
Serving every day breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch, specialties will embody burrata al tartufo with freshly shaved summer time truffles and paccheri al pistachio di Bronte with a creamy saffron sauce and pistachio pesto. Along with an in depth record of wine and spirits choices, Facchini has developed an modern mixology expertise incorporating a collection of spirits, fruit, and herb-infused ice cubes into the restaurant’s cocktail programming.
Evenings at Renaissance New York Chelsea HotelIn the foyer space close to the bar, the resort hosts Renaissance’s signature bar ritual 4 occasions per week, that includes a complimentary, domestically impressed punch cocktail ready by the resort’s resident mixologist. Visitors may also be handled to weekly activations and performances by native musicians and artists alike as a part of the model’s Evenings at Renaissance programming, offering them with a good deeper connection to the neighborhood.
An City Oasis, 430 Toes within the AirThe bi-level lounge and rooftop pool, Someplace Nowhere, welcoming company within the coming months, will supply an escape from the busy streets of Manhattan. The indoor lounge on the 38th ground can be accessible through a hidden, ground-floor passageway – a repurposed loading dock remodeled with spray-painted murals of fireflies and mischievous gnomes, neon indicators and old school lantern sconces – that results in an elevator transporting company to the 38th and 39th flooring.On the 39th ground rooftop terrace, company will take pleasure in one of many highest open-air swimming pools within the metropolis showcasing 360-views of Manhattan’s majestic skyline. Someplace Nowhere can be open seven days per week and is operated by El Grupo SN.
Solar-Drenched Assembly & Occasion Areas
The resort boasts 7,326-square-feet of versatile occasion house,together with Someplace Nowhere. The two,170-square-foot Cardinal Ballroom, drenched in pure gentle, options floor-to-ceiling home windows that open out to Juliet balconies with metropolis views. The ballroom, with a most capability of 200 individuals, is good for weddings and galas, however will also be cut up into two separate rooms for smaller conferences. A grand, but intimate ambiance, Cotto’s personal eating room is outlined by an arched doorway, playful backyard string lights, vintage rugs and dried moss encased in vintage gilded frames on the partitions. The eating room’s greenhouse-esque glass wall folds open to supply full entry to the restaurant’s rear backyard. R.E.N. Conferences, Renaissance Inns’ artistic conferences platform, gives planners with a devoted occasion staff that can convey occasions and conferences to life utilizing the storied neighborhood of Chelsea and the versatile occasion house as inspiration – from the styling of every house, unimaginable domestically sourced catering and turnkey social breaks to encourage and inspire networking amongst company.
Entry to the Thriving Chelsea NeighborhoodGuests are inspired to discover the encompassing space and may interact with Renaissance Inns’ Navigators, the model’s neighborhood ambassadors who’re on-hand to share hidden indigenous gems not discovered within the guidebooks.
Positioned at 112 W. 25th Road between sixth and seventh avenues, the resort is steps from a number of the space’s most in-demand spots, comparable to Chelsea Market and The Excessive Line. The property is inside strolling distance to the 1, 2, N, Q, R, W, A, C and E MTA subway traces, in addition to New York Pennsylvania Station.
In celebration of the opening, Renaissance New York Chelsea Resort is providing vacationers particular entry to their “Uncover this Manner” package deal, impressed by Renaissance Inns’ celebration of native haunts present in every resort’s surrounding neighborhood. Accessible by way of March 4, 2020, the package deal contains lodging in double occupancy, two complimentary welcome cocktails, every day breakfast for 2 and a pair of tickets to tour the resort’s “This Manner” native associate, Our / New York Vodka distillery.
Renaissance New York Chelsea Resort is owned by Lam Technology, which can also be the developer for Renaissance New York Harlem, and managed by Actual Hospitality Group. For extra data, please go to www.RenaissanceChelsea.com and www.RenHotels.com.