This year's New York shoot was headquartered at the Upper East Side's Mark Hotel.
If you are drawn to a chic and glamorous lifestyle, you would be hard-pressed to find a hotel more fitting than The Mark.
The hotel is a rendezvous point for the fashion world, and it lives up to expectations by partnering with luxury department store Bergdorf Goodman, which will open its doors at any time, day or night to the hotel guests.
Biking in New York
Things don’t get more classic or sophisticated than at The Mark Hotel, an Upper East Side staple with all the luxury amenities of Madison Avenue right on its doorstep.
...This pleasant building at the corner of Madison Avenue and 77th Street, dating from 1927 and just steps from the famous park, is in fact, a hotel where design and classic features come together with a surprising result.
Uptown mom at The Mark
When Jacques Grange redesigned The Mark, and Jean-Georges Vongerichten moved into the hotel's kitchen, an Upper East Side legend was reborn.
Actor Bradley Cooper is photographed just before he leaves The Mark Hotel for The MET Gala.
For many, the real big plus is the address of The Mark ... jogging in Central Park, visit the great museums and the most prestigious private galleries such as Leo Castelli, and Gagosian, go shopping in the neighboring ultra-luxury boutiques.
Before hitting the red carpet, the pretty faces and bold names strutted their stuff outside, the traditional pre-Met Gala party spot.
...The Mark, where a gentlemanly lift speaks volumes, especially to those with a voluminous skirt.
For the return of spring, Mark Hotel revisits the art of ballad with bikes fully customized, covered with black and white stripes - the signing of the New York institution.
The Mark Hotel called on Richard Pandiscio and French illustrator Jean-Philippe Delhomme to create cheeky cartoons for the labels on these travel-size toiletries.
The concierge with the city's best babysitters on speed-dial, the complimentary car service and the bespoke staff service you only get in a boutique hotel is a real home-away-from-home.
The Mark Hotel in partnership with The Fabergé Big Egg Hunt, has announced an innovative and engaging fundraising initiative that will see more than 250 large egg sculptures placed throughout New York City's five boroughs.
The Mark on New York's Upper East Side, just an Akoya pearl's throw from Central Park, is "New York's most boldly lavish hotel."
The Mark has a fleet of chic Republic Bikes designed by Jacques Grange to coordinate with the hotel. As a hotel guest, you have exclusive access to these bikes and the concierge can provide you with a Central Park bike trail map.
First opening its doors in 1927, The Mark is one of the Big Apple's premier destinations. Located at the end of 77th Street and Madison Avenue, guests will discover a highly luxurious travel experience that simply cannot be beaten anywhere else.
An outstanding dedication not only to personalized service but more specifically to personalized service at a five-star level is one of the hotel's most remarkable aspects and the founding principle of all of its facilities and services.
Live the Upper East Side dream at The Mark, a sleek, deco gem whose excellent concierge will source sold-out tickets for the neighbouring Met and Frick galleries.
Nadine Johnson & Associates
- Best Hotels USA Award (2013)
- Travel Guide Recommended Award (2013)
- Certificate of Excellence (2012)
Best City Hotels of The World (2012)
Best Luxury Hotels in NYC
2010 Hot List
Condé Nast Traveler
World's Coolest Hotel Bathrooms (2011)
Travel + Leisure
2009 Gold List
Condé Nast Traveler
Readers' Picks of World's Best Hotels (2009)
Condé Nast Traveler
Best New Hotels for Business Travel (2011)
Indagare Adored recognized hotel
"It's just so glamorous," says Vogue editor Hamish Bowles.The Wall Street Journal, November 2012"At any given moment, weeknight or weekday, the people, clothes and jewelry at The Mark hotel are as beautiful as the furnishings... Not many spaces in the city, any city, are better designed than The Mark."
The Daily News, USA December 2012
"The new restaurant of the French chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten, in the fabulously restored Mark Hotel, is the ultimate upscale New York experience: fine dining mixed with High-grade people watching."
The Sydney Morning Herald, AUS June 2012
"All 161 Art Deco-inspired bathrooms here earn their (marble) stripes with his-and-hers vanities, Bang & Olufsen phones, and in-mirror televisions--compete with waterproof remotes."
Travel & Leisure June 2011
"Genius, Luxury, Location, Taste, Eye Catching Parties, Art Pieces Coming at You From Every Corner are terms that best describe The Mark..."
Marie Claire Turkey April 2011
"Mr. (Jacques) Grange's fame and reputation spring largely from his decades of work for high-profile private clients like Yves Saint Laurent and Princess Caroline, and from a playfully traditionalist decorating style."
A French Star Reinvents
a New York Classic,
House & Home, November 1, 2007