VRRROOM SERVICE: The St. Regis Hotel New York will add to its growing roster of luxury-branded accommodations next month when it opens a suite themed around British carmaker Bentley Motors. Dubbed the Bentley Suite, the 1,700-square-foot space will be outfitted with style points inspired by the high-end automaker such as black leather tile floors and a sleigh bed constructed of its signature burled wood.
The St. Regis New York, a property of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Inc., has built similar suites premised around Dior and Tiffany.
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In addition to the luxe auto-inspired trappings, guests who stay in the 15th-floor suite will have complimentary access to a 2013 Bentley Mulsanne within a 10-block radius of the Fifth Avenue hotel. The car, the first of its model year on U.S. shores, starts at $292,595or, at $9,500 plus tax per night, about a one month’s stay in the suite.