On October 17, 2017, Neiman Marcus announced the selection of Fantasy Gifts in its prestigious 2017 Christmas Book, including an exclusive takeover of The Knickerbocker Hotel's highly anticipated New Year's Eve celebration in 2018. The exclusive gift, which includes an extravagant rooftop party for 300 guests and 150 luxury accommodations for two nights, is officially on sale for $1.6 million.
Situated on the corner of 42nd Street and Broadway, The Knickerbocker's St. Cloud Social Rooftop bar and lounge offers unrivaled views of the glittering city skyline and is positioned just 150 feet below the famous Waterford Crystal Times Square New Year's Eve Ball. The unforgettable private celebration on December 31st, 2018 will feature a menu of passed gourmet hors d'oeuvres and decadent food stations by Celebrity Chef Charlie Palmer, as well as top shelf, ultra-premium spirits and beverages. Guests will also enjoy world-class entertainment and celebratory surprises planned throughout the evening, along with a champagne toast at midnight to the welcome the New Year.
The Knickerbocker is a landmark luxury-lifestyle hotel that offers a classic New York City experience with a twist. A haven of sophistication with contemporary design by acclaimed interior designers Gabellini Sheppard, the Beaux Arts monument to New York's coming of age is situated on the famed corner of 42nd Street and Broadway. The Knickerbocker boasts 330 guest rooms including 31 suites and four Tribute Suites; a signature restaurant and bar, Charlie Palmer at The Knick; St. Cloud Social, the hotel's rooftop bar with a Club Macanudo cigar lounge; an event space for up to 160 guests; a ground level coffee shop and café, Jake's; and a state-of-the art fitness center.
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