Gay Pride at The Peninsula Hotel New York |  New York City |  (Press Release) In celebration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month, The Peninsula New York has created the Peninsula Pride Package, designed for guests to celebrate this historical month in style.  Each year during the month of June, the city comes alive with parades and festivities to commemorate one of the foremost events in the history of gay rights, the Stonewall Riots, which commenced on June 28, 1969. The Peninsula New York is ideally located on Fifth Avenue and 55th Street, in the heart of New York City’s most prestigious shopping, cultural, and business neighborhood, in Mid-town Manhattan. A 23-storey, 1905 landmark building, The Forbes Five Star and AAA Five Diamond Peninsula New York features 185 spacious and luxurious guest rooms and 54 suites, decorated in a classic, contemporary style with art nouveau accents.

The Peninsula Pride Package includes overnight accommodations with daily American breakfast for two, a “rainbow-themed” welcome amenity in honor of the Pride flag, a complimentary one-way shuttle transfer to the LGBT Pride March on Sunday, June 26, 2011 (or to Chelsea on non-parade weekends) and a welcome kit from the hotel’s Concierge highlighting the “Top 10 Gay-friendly New York City Destinations.”  With weekend rates from U$D620 per night including special value-adds, guests enjoy a savings of 15% off normal rates.

The hotel’s Concierge Team can arrange for guests to take a historical walking tour of the West Village, learning about the Stonewall Riots and the role the neighborhood played in the gay rights movement.

In addition, The Peninsula New York is supporting LGBT Pride Month by donating U$D10 for each Peninsula Pride Package booked to benefit GMHC, the nation’s leading provider of HIV/AIDS prevention, care and advocacy.
Peninsula Pride Package: Overnight accommodations for two + Daily American breakfast for two via Room Service or at Fives Restaurant + Welcome “rainbow-themed” amenity + One-way shuttle transportation to the Gay Pride Parade on June 26, 2011 (or to Chelsea on non-parade weekends) + Welcome packet from Concierge including “Top 10 Gay-friendly NYC Destinations” + Complimentary in-room wired and wireless high speed Internet access + Complimentary local telephone calls + Complimentary daily local newspaper + Complimentary use of the Fitness Center and Swimming Pool

Rate: from U$D620 per night
The rates are subject to 14.75% City and State tax, U$D 2 Occupancy tax and U$D 1.50 Unit tax per day. per room based on single or double occupancy. Validity: June 1 – 30, 2011
Terms and Conditions: Valid only for Friday, Saturday or Sunday arrival. The rate is subject to availability and black-out dates may apply. Advance reservations are required. One-way shuttle transportation is provided Friday through Sunday at 8:30 pm to a designated location is Chelsea and must be reserved in advance with the Concierge desk. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers, programs or promotions, and is not valid for groups. All room rates are quoted on a per room per night and valid for single or double occupancy.

(*) This is a Press Release from The Peninsula Hotels. I have not yet stayed or reviewed the The Peninsula Hotel New York, so based on my own firm commitment at of Been There Done That, in this case, I cannot personally endorse their services and overall experience.

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