NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- LUMA Hotel Times Square, set to open in 2017, will shine a new light in the bustling neighborhood with its prime location amongst countless New York City attractions. Its first bookable package, announced today, called, "LUMA State of Mind," will bring the city's allure and energy to hotel guests visiting Times Square's newest hotel. "LUMA State of Mind" was created to showcase best of the city in the winter and summer months with an immersion into the sights, tastes and sounds of the Bryant Park neighborhood.
"LUMA's location is perfectly situated at the doorstep of the best events, attractions, shopping, restaurants and museums New York has to offer, for both business and leisure guests," said Kate Martin, General Manager of LUMA. "We are excited to offer an unforgettable New York experience with our 'LUMA State of Mind' package for guests when we open in 2017."
A trip to New York City is the experience of a lifetime. "LUMA State of Mind" was designed to offer sophisticated accommodations to guests along with the opportunity to easily explore one of the most dynamic cities in the world. Guests will enjoy classic sights including the New York Public Library, the Chrysler and Empire State Buildings in the distance, and the lights of Times Square from Bryant Park, complete with various seasonal activities, drinks and small bites courtesy of Ortzi, the new signature Jose Garces restaurant located within the hotel. Echoing the city's energy with its light, inviting and enthusiastic approach to hospitality, LUMA welcomes guests to make the most out of the vibrant neighborhood with the "LUMA State of Mind" package.
The "LUMA State of Mind" Winter Package will be available from November – March, with pricing for two guests beginning at $399*, including one-night accommodation. The package will include a VIP ice-skating pass for two at The Rink in Bryant Park's Winter Village, which includes skate rentals and a small bag check to hold any personal belongings guests brought to the rink. Guests will receive hot chocolate in a LUMA carafe from Ortzi, along with a LUMA Winter 'Survival Kit' which includes a scarf, hat, gloves and pocket warmers. After the memorable ice-skating outing, guests will be able enjoy two warming cocktails at the bar at Ortzi.
The "LUMA State of Mind" Summer Package will be available from April – October, with pricing for two guests beginning at $459*, including one-night accommodation. The package will include an afternoon learning to play the classic French lawn game, Pétanque. Guests will try their hand at playing Bryant Park's signature game with equipment and instruction provided. Following a friendly game of Pétanque, guests can enjoy a sunset picnic, complete with a checkered blanket and a gourmet picnic basket with delicious bites curated by James Beard award-winning Chef Jose Garces. Two refreshing signature cocktails of the guests' choice can be enjoyed post-picnic at Ortzi's bar.
*Package rates do not include applicable taxes or gratuities. Packages are valid for up to two guests and are subject to availability.
Acclaimed theater, international cuisine, extraordinary nightlife, and more subtle pleasures like a sunny afternoon in Bryant Park lend New York its singular appeal. With LUMA's prime location amongst some of the city's most popular sites, the "LUMA State of Mind" package will create a dynamic connection between guests and the neighborhood with iconic attractions right around the corner. With its prime location on 41st Street between Broadway and Avenue of the Americas, LUMA guests will experience the glamour of the city with brand-new, luxe accommodations and quintessential New York moments.
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