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Travel and “The World’s Most Expensive Cocktails,” includes the “Jet Set Manhattan” cocktail from Tavern on 51 along with a mention of Rarities and a quote from Justin Lorenz.

Gotham Magazine “5 New York City Hotels with Unreal Concierge Services,” highlights The Towers with mentions of its high-end amenities including access to Rarities and the Martin Katz microband ring gifted to guests of The Jewel Suite.

New York Post “Wedding Belles: Three New York Post Newlyweds Bliss Out Over Their Gorgeous Gowns.”

Haute Living Magazine article featured The Palace in their “Top 5” section of their March issue as one of five “Hotels with Unique Experiences.”

Altitudes Magazine Russia, April issue featured the dramatically renovated Jewel Suite by Martin Katz and The Towers at Lotte New York enhanced amenities.

Architectural Digest included Lotte New York Palace in an online hotel round up titled, “12 of the Most Expensive Hotel Suites in New York City,” highlighting the Champagne Suite

Palace Princess Package: Newly launched in March to capture the hearts of a little princess traveling to New York with the Moms for a special girls weekend.

Below are articles on this wonderful package:

Town & Country

Global Traveler

Luxury Travel Magazine 

Family Vacations Critic

Travel with Val

The Style Report/ Writer Kim Turney wrote a great article on " Iconic Hotels" for the Iconic of Style travel feature and Lotte New York Palace was so honored to be included.

Robb Report Spain: Featured Lotte New York Palace and The Towers at Lotte New York Palace in a two page article highlighting the hotel, its amenities.

The Devine Addiction: Editor-in Chief Pandora Vanderpump visited "Trouble Trust" one of her favorite places for her " New York Cocktails" article, the article featured " Match Point" and Ruby Kiss" images and recipes were included.

March- May 2016 highlighted Lotte New York Palace Valentine’s Day hotel package in an article titled “Travel News: 20 Reasons to travel this February – Top Valentine’s Day Packages.”

Boca Raton Observer featured Lotte New York Palace in a two-page spread in their February issue. It highlighted the $140 million dollar renovations, specifically of The Towers, and an overall overview of the hotel and its amenities.

Conde Nast Traveler included Lotte New York Palace in the story, “The Most Over-the-Top Valentine's Day Hotel Packages.” The article features the Reignite the Spark(le) package offered in the Jewel Suite.

The Life of Luxury article, “Valentine’s Day Romance Travel Packages for Lovers.” features Lotte New York Palace

As a result of a Familarization stay, travel writers from the publications below offered a through review of the hotel and its amenities.

Monaco Economie

La Quotidienne

Riviera Insider

February 2016

POP Style TV  featured LOTTE New York Palace in an article titled, “Pet-Friendly LOTTE New York Palace the Place to be for Pampered Pets.” The article spotlights the Pampered Pooch Package and includes details of the offering as well as the themed Palace Hour.

January 2016

Travel &  “Dog-Friendly Travel Tips for Vacationing with Your Pet” featured the Lotte New York Palace. We also launched our Pampered Palace Pooch package. 10 New York City Hotels All Dressed Up for the holidays, Lotte New York Palace is included in this wonderful holiday feature. Interviewed Wine Director, Justin Lorenz about our hidden gem Rarities in an article titled, “13 Extravagant Bottles of Liquor for the Connoisseur on Your List.”

December 2015

Departures Magazine- Feature on Rarities at LOTTE New York Palace in a round-up story to highlight New York’s 10 Best Whiskey Bars.

Haute Living- Confirmed an online story about the What’s Haute: A Los Angeles Guide to New York City.’ The article features The Palace as a great place to stay due to its elegant design and top-tier amenities & services.

November 2015

Top Beauty- Russia’s Top Beauty magazine featured Lotte New York Palace in the November issue. The full page article provides an overview of the property, highlighting the luxurious amenities and specialty suites.

Hotels Magazine-  Article titled, “Lotte CEO expands on expansion plans, new brands” today. The article was an interview with LOTTE CEO Yong-Dok Song discussing the rebranding of the LOTTE New York Palace as well as the global expansion plans for the company.

Meetings & Conventions- Featured LOTTE New York Palace in an article titled, “The Lotte New York Palace Makes a Splash in Manhattan” today. The article highlighted details of the hotel’s rebranding as well as the unveiling ceremony that took place in September.

Forbes Asia- Forbes Asia magazine to feature the LOTTE New York Palace in a full page story in the October 2015 issue.

October 2015

The Lotte New York Palace unveiling event was held on September 16, as we are now apart of Lotte Hotels & Resorts. LOTTE Hotels & Resorts are currently in operation of 18 properties across five countries globally and have 16 more properties in the pipeline. LOTTE Hotels & Resorts have secured their brand equity by way of their award-winning Five Star properties. Their first luxury and overseas hotel from Korea’s hotel brand in Russia has been in the spotlight after being recently awarded with the Prix Villegiature Awards 'Best Hotel in Europe'.  LOTTE Hotels & Resorts has gained worldwide recognition for its excellent service and facilities suitable for major international events. It has also been rated as the best hotel in Korea by numerous prestigious magazines, including Conde Nast Traveler, Global Traveler, Business Traveller (Asia Pacific), and Trade Travel Gazette.

Lotte Unveiling Media Coverage

Architectural Digest- included LOTTE New York Palace in a round-up piece titled, “10 Hotels with Unbelievably High-End Amenities” on September 11, 2015. The Jewel Suite was highlighted.

September 2015

Below are additional highlights from  the cocktail reception and Ping Pong event in the courtyard against Tennis star Rafael Nadal and journalists. 

New York Magazine

Yahoo News

We have more highlights from Tennis star Rafael Nadal evening of Ping Pong in the Courtyard with Wall Street Journal Columist Ralph Gardener, see video and article

USA Today's Nancy Trejos,was on sight last week at Lotte New York Palace, as we welcomed Tennis star Rafael Nadal to our courtyard for  a grand evening of Ping Pong. See enclosed video!

Conde Nast Traveler- “Rooms with a View: Beautiful NYC Hotel Terraces” see the article featuring The Jewel Suite by Martin Katz.

EXTRA TV-  AJ Colloway, host of Extra TV,sat down with " Real Housewives of New York" star and Entrepreneur Bethenny Frankel in our Towers Corner suite to discuss her new projects, love and much more. Enjoy!

Entertainment Weekly, recently partnered with Andy Cohen,host of "Watch What Happens Live" to be guest editor for their August issue, we had the opportunity to host the team and Andy Cohen for the photo shoot in the Champagne Suite at The Towers at Lotte New York Palace. See full article! Amazing view from The Champagne suite. 

August 2015

We were pleased to partner with Andrew Saffir founder of the Cinema Society on July 15 for the after party for the premier of the new Woody Allen film "Irrational Man" the event was held in the Courtyard at Lotte New York Palace. See the exciting recaps from, W Magazine, New York Post Page Six, New York Social Smith and Interview Magazine.

Conde Nast Traveler Online, recently featured Rarities, our most treasured 25 seat salon located within the Villard Mansion, the combination of access and privacy makes Rarities so unique. Guests may arrange their own private functions or join curated experiences where winemakers and master distillers share their passions. Enjoy the featured article!

Brides Magazine - The ‘Getaway’ section titled  “New York City Three Ways,” includes The Towers at Lotte New York Palace as the perfect place to stay for your honeymoon.

NBC 4 Washington - Travel Journalist Sery Kim featured Lotte New York Palace in an article entitled, “Roadtrip! Living It Up in NYC” based on her recent visit to the hotel.

June/July 2015

Collaborate Magazine- In the “Site Visit” column The Villard Mansion  is featured as an ideal meetings and events space for all premier events.

AM NY- The story in the ‘Eat and Drink’ section titled, “Where to eat food on a stick in NYC,” highlights the cake pops from Pomme Palais.

Total Esape Magazine- Editor Alexandra Melnik wrote an article on the hotel entitled, “New York Palace, ” it has great imagery and descriptions of the accommodations, rooftop patio and lobby areas.

EXTRA TV- We recently hosted Melissa Rivers for a interview in the Champagne suite, as she recently published a memoir on her late mother’s life titled “The Book of Joan: Tales of Mirth, Mischief, and Manipulation

Perfect Weddings -  Editor Michelle Royle and Senior Advertising Manager Sarah Murray Article " The Hottest Cities in the World" features Lotte New York Palace as a top destination for weddings and leisure travel. Top Highlights " The Towers, its Rooms, Suites and our Café and Bars.

MAY 2015

The Daily Express Saturday Magazine- In this family travel themed story titled, “New York, New York,” Lotte New York Palace is featured, highlighting The Towers and Trouble’s Trust based on the December visit of travel reporter Richard Trenchard.

Destination Weddings: Article ‘How to Make Your Great Escape’ section, the story titled, “A Perfect Day In NYC,”  features Lotte New York Palace as the first stop in a 24-hour itinerary to find romance in the city.

APRIL 2015

We recently hosted the crew from the TV series "The Blacklist" for one day of filming in The Drawing Room, Rarities and Lobby. See attached link and enjoy.

Trekaroo Magazine- Travel Writer Sharon Rigney recently stayed at the hotel with her daughter and wrote about her fun filled weekend in The Towers at Lotte New York Palace.

Travel & Leisure Online- Featured Rarities at Lotte New York Palace in an article titled  “The Lavish Booze and Amazing Stories Inside NYC’s Rare Spirits Salon” highlights some of the oldest and most interesting bottles housed in Rarities as shown by Justin Lorenz along with images.

Fox 5 News Reporter Alison Morris, recently interviewed David Arnold, Publisher and Senior Vice President of Robb Report in the Towers Champagne suite. Mr. Arnold, shared with his favorite Elite Suite of luxury in New York and Europe.

We recently hosted a group of journalists to the "Best Suites in the House" experience where they had a chance to view the Premiere of the "The Royals" in our Royal Suite and The Jewel Suite. The NY Observer offered article titled “Posh Premiere Party: Watching ‘The Royals’ in a $20,000-a-Night Suite”.

MARCH 2015  Named Lotte New York Palace one of the "Top Wedding Hotels in New York City"

Greenwich Magazine - featured the Champagne Suite at Lotte New York Palace in an article titled "Oh, How Suite It Is"

JC Penney, and celebrities like Katie Holmes, Nina Garcia, Charlotte Ronson celebrated Disney's Cinderella for NY Fashion Week in the Madison at Lotte New York Palace, enjoy the articles that featured this wonderful event.
US Weekly Magazine 
The Source
Wet Paint
NY Post  Lotte New York Palace is one of the most romantic options to celebrate Valentine's Day with that special someone, and the Observer agrees, see attached article on "Where to Get-It-On This Valentine's Day." -  Lotte New York Palace was featured in an online article "The 10 Most Breathtaking Hotel Lobbies in NYC"


Tripadvisor-  Lotte New York Palace is the proud recipient of the 2015 Traveler's Choice Award, Top 25 Luxury hotels were recognized. The Towers at Lotte New York Palace placed 10th.  Produced a series for The Macallan surrounding the launch of their Rare Cask, The Macallan brand ambassador (Craig Bridger) was interviewed in Rarities about the rarity of this extraordinary product. 

January 2015

New Mary-Louise Price Foss, featured the hotel in a story entitled, “A Toast to NYC: Top 5 New Year’s Eve Cocktails.” The article recommends the hotel as a festive place to celebrate the New Year, including details on the holiday decorations and information and a photo of the Cranberry Garland.

Hotel Janice Tober, featured the holiday cocktails Cranberry Garland and the Holiday Manhattan both created by Wine Director Justin Lorenz . The article mentions the decorations on property, including the Villard Mansion gingerbread house, and includes recipes and photos for each cocktail.

Kristin Chenoweth sings her heart out at our Holiday Tree Lighting event held in the courtyard on December 4.

Esquire Dubai- Digital Editor, Tom Norton offered a raving review on the Towers, his article titled "After a $140M renovation the Madison Ave monster is back at its finest.

Daily Mail UK-  It was a grand night on December 4, as Lotte New York Palace clients and employees were serenaded by actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth at our annual tree lighting event.

Bella NYC-  Kristin Chenoweth was the celebrity guest at this year's annual tree lighting event held in the courtyard at Lotte New York Palace.

NY Post - Highlighted Kristin Chenoweth's performance and Lotte New York Palace's Annual Tree Lighting event.

Page 6-  Kristin Chenoweth's performance and Lotte New York Palace's Annual Tree Lighting event a night to remember.

Gotham Magazine- Freelance writer Anne Rodrique-Jones featured Lotte New York Palace in an article entitled, “9 Very New York Ways to Celebrate the Holidays.” The article suggests activities and places perfect for celebrating the holidays, including a visit to the hotel to see all of the holiday decorations, enjoy festive cocktails and try holiday desserts.

December 2014

Knicks star Carmelo Anthony, is in the current issue of ESPN magazine, he was interviewed by Eli Saslow and the photo shoot was held in the Towers Champagne suite. Read the article in full detail.

NY Times - Writer Shivani Vora featured Rarities in the “In Transit” section of Rarities shared the art of using a Coravin the piece entitled, “Wine by the Glass Goes High-End.” The article notes that the lounge, has offered up to 10 rare by-the-glass options since it started using the Coravin. 

ES Magazine's- Hettie Harvey article titled "Rooms Serviced" The world's most luxurious hotels have had a face lift features The Towers and its Specialty suites, the article also highlights other hotels around the world that were recently renovated. Freelance writer Jordi Lippe article entitled, “Put a Ring on It! The 10 Most Baller Proposal Packages on the Planet,” includes Lotte New York Palace as the only NYC property that has a great ultimate proposal package.

The Towers at Lotte New York Palace will offer an exclusive sweet offer on Towers Corner suite from Black Friday- Cyber Monday. The offer "50% off at 50th and Madison" has received tremendous amount of National coverage see below.

The New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Boston Globe, The Boston Globe,  Smarter TravelSun Sentinel, Fodor's, Fox News, Chicago Tribune USA Today and The Hartford Courant

Esquire Mexico- Editors Teresa Hernandez and Manuel Torres featured Rarities, Pomme Palais, The Jewel Suite by Martin Katz, The Champagne Suite and The Metropolitan suite in the Towers. They also highlighted the hotel's rich history.

November 2014

Watch Lotte New York Palace's General Manager David Chase and Rapper 2Chainz tour the lavish Jewel Suite by Martin Katz for the filming of the GQ Web series "The Most Expensivist Shit. Editor Ruthanne Terrero, featured The New York Palace in the recent online edition of The article highlights the Thanksgiving dinner that will be available to all guests on property during the holiday. - Lotte New York Palace’s Jewel Suite was featured in in an article about W South Beach’s lavish wedding package that can be reserved for $1 million. The article provides incite into the package amenities and how extravagant a wedding resulting from that package can be. The article notes that for an equally unique alternative at a “more affordable” price-point, travelers can spend a night at the Jewel Suite by Martin Katz for $25,000 and receive a diamond ring from Martin Katz.

Dujour Magazine- Food writer Eliza Krpoyan, article " “The 9 Most Luxurious Desserts Ever,” mentions some of the exquisite treats offered at the french patisserie Pomme Palais, and states that the St. Honore is a “must-try.” The feature also notes Pomme's location and highlights Chef Carmichael as the man behind the sweets. Pomme Palais is among the company of highly regarded shops like Lauduree, Teuscher, and Maison Kayser.  

Flower Magazine- Writer Allison Miller mentioned Lotte New York Palace in her article titled "Merry & Bright" about Christmas in New York. Where to stay and what to do in this magical city.

Moda Atlanta- Julia Urgel Jubera reviewed Lotte New York Palace on her visit over the summer, and share this wonderful article with us. Our Four Seasons Executive image is featured along with a article covering the hotel renovations and there photo shoot in New York in various locations.

Food Travel & Food & Travel- MexicoRaul Sayrols, Director of Food & Travel (Mexico), high end luxury magazine is targeted to the wealthy. The article features pumpkin desserts and includes Chef Carmichael’s tip about using fresh pumpkin puree, particularly the cheese pumpkin.The article describes Pomme Palais as one of the best French patisseries in New York, and provides a description of the shop and its location in the recently renovated hotel.

The Daily Meal- Julie Ruggirello, featured Lotte New York Palace and Pomme Palais’ Pumkin Eclaire recipe. The piece welcomes fall as the season of pumpkin desserts and includes Chef Carmichael’s tip about using fresh pumpkin puree, particularly the cheese pumpkin., a travel blog about NYC’s most delectable places, featured Lotte New York Palace and Pomme Palais. The article describes Pomme Palais as one of the best French patisseries in New York, and provides a description of the shop and its location in the recently renovated hotel.

CeremonyBlog- Morgan Votaw, story highlights the “Ultimate Proposal Package” offered in The Jewel Suite by Martin Katz, where must stay two nights and received a custom-designed engagement ring. The piece includes components of the packages in addition to a description of the design and amenities available in the suite.  

Gotham Magazine- Freelance writer Bao Ong, included Tavern on 51 in a round-up entitled, “5 Guys-Approved Drinks Around NYC.” The story explains how it’s hard to determine what venues and cocktails are worth the time, so in honor of the online men’s issue, this article highlights some of the best bars and one of the most popular cocktails at Tavern on 51, the Dublin Bishop.