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Trump SoHo® New York
NEW YORK – Trump SoHo New York, the first Trump Hotel Collection property in downtown Manhattan and the neighborhood’s only AAA Five Diamond rated hotel, opened its doors on April 9, 2010. Located on Spring Street in the fashionable SoHo (South of Houston) neighborhood and in close proximity to the posh enclaves of TriBeCa and the West Village, Trump SoHo is just steps from Manhattan’s world-class galleries, restaurants, boutiques, and nightlife. Boasting unrivaled views of the city’s spectacular skyline, Hudson River, Statue of Liberty, Freedom Tower, and Empire State Building, Trump SoHo rises 46 stories with 391 elegant guestrooms and suites, an 11,000 square-foot Spa at Trump featuring New York’s only luxury hammam, Koi SoHo restaurant, the seasonal poolside Bar d’Eau, sophisticated meeting and event space, and the signature services of Trump Attaché.
Trump Hotel Collection, which embodies the vision of internationally renowned Donald J. Trump and his three grown children – Donald Jr., Ivanka and Eric – has been raising the bar on the high-end travel experience with a style of customized service unmatched in the market.
Old meets new at the Trump SoHo where contemporary modern décor combines with five-star service reminiscent of the grand hotels of the early twentieth century. Establishing a new paradigm of design, Trump SoHo couples the works of Handel Architects, who imagined the 46- story shimmering glass tower, and the Rockwell Group, creators of the contemporary interior spaces. Inspired by the cobblestone streets and architecture of the historic SoHo neighborhood, Trump SoHo’s design balances materials and finishes that are both raw and rich, such as the juxtaposition of oxidized bronze with highly finished leathers and walnut screens. Trump SoHo’s overall design emphasizes the verticality of the space, including the two-story conservatory lobby featuring tall, wood-grain screen walls and slender columns. Additionally,
Trump SoHo is the only hotel in New York to feature custom furnishings by Fendi Casa, the chic home décor line by the eponymous fashion label known for its exclusive clothing and handbags.
Adjacent to Trump SoHo, a beautifully landscaped Urban Plaza for both hotel guests and area residents extends from Spring Street to Dominick Street, providing a tranquil setting for relaxation.
Trump SoHo’s 391 residential-style guest rooms – more than a third of which are suites – blend classically-inspired interiors with contemporary New York design, each featuring floor-to-ceiling windows and unrivaled views. Trump SoHo offers some of the city’s most spacious accommodations with king guestrooms starting at 422 square feet and suites ranging from 682 square feet to more than 2,000 square feet. The hotel offers 245 king guestrooms; 132 one- bedroom suites—many of which can be combined to create spacious two-bedroom suites; three one-of-a-kind spa suites; two SoHo two-bedroom suites; eight spectacular two-bedroom penthouse suites; and the duplex penthouse, which is a two-bedroom, two-and-a-half bathroom suite with an expansive terrace granting breathtaking views of Manhattan. Guests of the larger penthouse suites are afforded additional complimentary amenities to enhance their stays, including daily breakfast via in-room dining, wireless high-speed internet, spa treatments, private airport transfers, and a welcome amenity. Duplex penthouse guests also receive a beautiful in-suite floral arrangement and access to an upgraded house car, such as a Bentley or Maybach.
Thoughtfully designed by the Rockwell Group, Trump SoHo’s spacious guest accommodations feature custom furnishings by Fendi Casa, including sofas, chairs, headboards, side tables, and a beautiful settee at the end of the bed. All guestrooms and suites showcase custom-made Italian bedding by Bellino along with each guest’s preference from the signature Trump Pillow Menu. Throw pillows with a eucalyptus motif and cashmere throws by Aviva Stanoff lend subtle accents of blue and gray, and hand-tufted wool carpeting adds texture. In suites, a sliding hearth features built-in lighting and shelves, creating a separation between the living area and bedroom for guest privacy. Oversized bathrooms are fitted with custom-designed fixtures and hardware, a standalone rainshower, a separate soaking tub, and a vanity wrapped in hand-stitched leather topped with slate-like marble and hand-matched Turkish Marmara stone gracing the walls.
Trump SoHo’s guestrooms and suites feature the innovative Control4 Suite System, allowing guests to easily control in-room lighting and temperature, televisions, three dual-line telephones, wireless high-speed internet access, music, and curtains, all through the convenience of a bedside console or single remote.
The Spa at Trump
Designed by DiGuiseppe Architects and located on the seventh and eighth floors of Trump SoHo, the 11,000 square-foot Spa at Trump features nine private treatment rooms and wet rooms, a state-of-the-art fitness center with Technogym equipment, indoor and outdoor relaxation areas, and an extensive menu of treatments and services. Inspired by Ivanka Trump’s travels in Istanbul, The Spa at Trump features the first authentic luxury hammam in New York City, affording spa-goers a rare opportunity to experience the traditional cultural bathing rituals of Turkey and the Middle East.
Every moment of the Spa at Trump experience caters to the individual guest’s desires, expressed through his or her individually selected Trump Personal Intention—Calm, Balance, Purify, Heal or Revitalize—that corresponds to a Trump Signature Gemstone Spa Treatment featuring precious gemstone-infused oils.
Guests seeking the ultimate in relaxation may opt for one of three luxurious Spa Suites, offering access to a connecting couples-sized treatment room, an in-room yoga kit, and additional exclusive spa amenities, including a private, in-room sauna in one of the suites.
Trump SoHo offers two exquisite dining spaces – Koi SoHo and Bar d’Eau – as well as 24-hour in-room dining. Koi SoHo, which debuted in September 2012 and is open weekdays for lunch and dinner and weekends for dinner only, features an imaginative menu of contemporary Japanese cuisine infused with California accents. One of only five Koi restaurants worldwide, Koi SoHo welcomes diners into a natural oasis within an urban landscape, featuring
a sophisticated interior setting that is modern and energetic yet Zen-inspired. Located on the seventh floor of the hotel, Bar d’Eau is a seasonal indoor and outdoor urban retreat that opens out onto a 6,000-square-foot pool deck. Offering light fare and libations, Bar d’Eau is open to the public in the evening and is an ideal destination for sharing alfresco cocktails and enjoying the vibe of SoHo, including an azure Italian mosaic-lined pool and full-size Bocce court.
Meetings & Events
Boasting more than 12,000 square feet of stylish and customizable indoor and outdoor event space—more than any other hotel in SoHo—Trump SoHo provides the perfect backdrop for downtown’s most spectacular weddings, social events, and corporate meetings.
The entire third floor of Trump SoHo is dedicated to five flexible meeting and event spaces, including the 3,894 square-foot SoHo Ballroom, which is downtown’s only luxury hotel ballroom with floor-to-ceiling windows; the 2,224 square-foot Hudson Square room, which overlooks Spring Street and connects to the 1,026 square-foot covered Spring Terrace, showcasing the landscaped Urban Plaza; the 692 square-foot TriBeCa room, which overlooks
Dominick Street; and the 329 square-foot Trump Boardroom. Located on the 46th floor, the
1,600 square-foot SoHi offers one of the ultimate event spaces in Manhattan with 15-foot floor- to-ceiling windows and sweeping skyline views of the Hudson River, Statue of Liberty, and Freedom Tower.
Trump SoHo is outfitted with the latest in audio-visual technology, including video conferencing, high-speed wired and wireless internet access, and projection screens. Ideal for gatherings of any size, Trump SoHo’s meeting and event rooms feature a unique ceramic frieze treatment for privacy with retractable drapery to darken the space as needed. The hotel boasts comprehensive cell phone coverage for all major carriers and a total of 100MB of customizable bandwidth allocation. All of Trump SoHo’s events are planned with the assistance of the hotel’s special events team, directed by seasoned leaders with five-star hotel experience, providing each event with a personal touch.
A signature of the Trump Hotel Collection, Trump Attaché provides each in-house guest with uncompromising yet discrete 24-hour service, no matter how particular, throughout his or her stay. Upon check-out, Trump Attaché meticulously records each guest’s preferences and maintains a detailed guest history to ensure that no stay feels like the first and no request needs repeating. More than a concierge or butler, Trump Attaché delivers anticipatory personalized attention, from personal shopping and preparation of personalized business cards to pre-arrival grocery stocking and arranging a picnic in Central Park.
Additional Services & Amenities
The Trump Kids program extends the luxury and pampering of a stay at Trump SoHo to the hotel’s youngest guests with services and amenities that include a Trump Kids Attaché, kiddie cocktails and personalized business cards upon arrival, nanny services, children’s menus, bath amenities, children’s books, games, and in-room movies.
Canine travelers up to 25 pounds are also invited to stay at Trump SoHo with Trump Pets amenities including designer beds and bowls, gourmet treats, plush bone toys, croc-embossed placemats, maps highlighting nearby dog-friendly parks, and dog-walking services.
Located in an international shopping mecca, Trump Soho caters to fashion-minded guests with the exclusive Trump SoHo Shopping Card, which provides insider access and exclusive
discounts to the neighborhood’s premier boutiques, including Bloomingdale’s, Christian Siriano, Diane von Furstenberg, DKNY, Helmut Lang, Hugo, Intermix, Ivanka Trump Fine Jewelry, Joie, Karen Millen, La Perla, Longchamp Paris, Theory, Vilebrequin, and more.
The Library, located on the second floor overlooking the hotel lobby, offers an artfully decorated, yet cozy retreat for guests looking to enjoy a cup of coffee or cocktail while perusing an extensive collection of TASCHEN books. Readers will also enjoy Trump SoHo’s Digital Downtime program, which was launched in partnership with Random House, Inc., the world’s largest publishing house. Digital Downtime provides guests with a complimentary Kindle that is programmed with an expertly curated e-library of book excerpts from current and recently published titles.
Ivanka Trump was involved in many of the hotel’s details, from the selection of guest room artwork to designing the smartly tailored uniforms of the housekeeping, front office, concierge, and bell- and doorpersons.
About Trump SoHo New York
Trump SoHo New York, the first luxury hotel in the neighborhood, has captured the attention of international travelers and sophisticated New Yorkers alike. Establishing a new paradigm of design, Trump SoHo brings together the master works of Handel Architects, for the 46-story shimmering glass tower, and Rockwell Group, for the creation of the interior spaces. The 391 spacious guestrooms and suites feature floor-to-ceiling windows providing unrivaled views of the city's spectacular skyline and the Hudson River. Trump SoHo currently has hotel condominiums available for purchase with prices beginning at $1.2 million. With just 12 rooms per floor, it has an intimate ambiance of sophistication and indulgence. Owners and hotel guests can enjoy signature restaurant, Koi SoHo, featuring an imaginative menu of contemporary Japanese cuisine, and the seasonal poolside Bar d’Eau featuring light fare and cocktails. The Spa at Trump® with its two levels of pampering services provides New York its only authentic luxury Turkish hammams, and guests will enjoy the utmost in personal service with the Trump Attaché. For more information, please call (877) 828-7080 or visit www.trumpsohohotel.com. Find Trump SoHo on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TrumpSoHoNewYork and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/TrumpSoHo.
Trump SoHo is a joint venture among The Sapir Organization, Bayrock Group, L.L.C., and an affiliate of the Trump Organization. Trump SoHo is located at 246 Spring Street, New York, NY, 10013.
For information on purchasing a hotel condominium at Trump SoHo:
For more information or to schedule a private appointment, call Gavriel Kahane at (212) 971-0111 ext. 167 or visit www.trumpsoho.com.
About TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION™
Launched in October 2007, TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION™ is the next generation of luxury hospitality – one that is raising the bar in the top-tier travel experience with a level of customized service unrivaled in the market today. Presided over by internationally renowned developer Donald J. Trump and his three grown children – Donald Jr., Ivanka and Eric – the prestigious portfolio includes the highly acclaimed Trump International Hotel & Tower® New York, Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago, Trump International Hotel™ Las Vegas, Trump International Hotel™ Waikiki Beach Walk®, Trump SoHo® New York, Trump Ocean Club® International Hotel & Tower Panama, Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto®, Trump National Doral® Miami, and Trump International Golf Links & Hotel™, Ireland. Trump® Hotel Rio de Janeiro, Trump International® Hotel & Tower Vancouver and Trump® International Hotel, Washington, D.C., a redevelopment of the historic Old Post Office Building, are slated to open in 2016. Reservations can be made at www.TRUMPHOTELCOLLECTION.com or by calling (855) TRUMP-00 (878-6700). TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION is headquartered at Trump Tower, 725 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10022. Connect with TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION on its social media pages.
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