The Pierre - A Taj Hotel is a grand 5-star property offering luxury accommodation in the heart of New York. Highlights include contemporary Italian dining, a relaxing spa, 24-hour gym and an excellent location overlooking Central Park. Central Park is a leafy, open space located in the centre of Manhattan. Its vast array of leisure facilities include Central Park Zoo, Belvedere Castle, the Delacorte Theater, many cafes, restaurants, lakes, children's playgrounds, ice rinks and sports facilities, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. 5th Avenue/59th Street subway station is located in the vicinity, providing fast and easy access to other popular New York destinations. The hotel occupies a historic skyscraper completed in 1930, its elegant facade featuring much intricate detailing and a highly decorative, copper-plated roof. The interiors are lavishly decorated in a style reminiscent of regal Europe: chandeliers, murals, trompe l'oeil and marble can be found throughout. Facilities include a 24-hour gym, yoga studio and a luxurious spa offering a range of massages and wellness treatments. Chargeable Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Superior rooms are approximately 28sqm, located on floors 4-14 and elegantly decorated in soft colours with classic furniture design and patterned fabrics. Amenities include air-conditioning, an HDTV, Bose stereo with iPod dock, mini-bar, work desk and safe. The marble en-suite bathrooms feature a walk-in shower, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary Molton Brown toiletries. Sirio Ristorante serves contemporary Italian cuisine created by Michelin-starred chef Filippo Gozzoli. Its dishes are accompanied by fine wines and served in a sophisticated, mid-century-modern-inspired, space. Elsewhere, guests can enjoy gourmet snacks, expertly-crafted cocktails, light meals and live jazz in the stylish E Street Bar throughout the day. The hotel provides 24-hour reception and room service. Chargeable parking is possible nearby.