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Royal One-Bedroom Suite | There are two sumptuous Royal Suites, both on the first floor with direct access to a private terrace overlooking the historic Art Deco fountain of the Three Graces. These antique-filled suites feature oversized spaces for entertaining and relaxation, and the business convenience of a private office.
Ty Warner Penthouse | This highly anticipated suite at the pinnacle of Manhattan's tallest hotel is a collaboration between owner Ty Warner, designer Peter Marino and architect I.M. Pei, who came out of retirement to join in the creation of America's most exclusive accommodation. With cantilevered glass balconies and floor-to-ceiling bay windows, set beneath 25-foot (7.6-metre) cathedral ceilings, the Ty Warner Penthouse offers a breathtaking 360-degree view of all Manhattan. Custom-commissioned in every detail, from semi-precious stone surfaces to fabrics woven with platinum and gold, the nine-room suite creates the sense of living within a multilayered work of art. It raises the bar for even the most seasoned travelers.
Royal Plaza Suite | The one-of-a-kind Royal Plaza Suite is a magnificent three-bedroom, three-bathroom suite in a private area of the hotel overlooking the most prized views in Manhattan: Fifth Avenue, the legendary Pulitzer Fountain and Central Park South. Its elaborate array of private and social rooms, its rich decorative style, sumptuous textiles, exquisite furnishings and the placement of original works of fine art from Christie's are all inspired by the ambiance of the royal court of Louis XV. A series of unique oval and round vestibules connect the suite's formal entertainment rooms, which include an exquisitely designed living room featuring a grand piano, a luxurious dining room, which seats up to 12 people, and a library that has been stocked with titles hand-selected by Prosper Assouline, the founder of Assouline, a luxury book publisher.
Royal Suite | A residence befitting royalty and visiting heads of state, The Royal Suite is designed for our most discerning guests. The extravagant layout includes stunning floor to ceiling windows that yield superb views of Constitutional Arch and the manicured grounds of Buckingham Palace. This suite offer three bedrooms, a drawing room, a dining area, a study and kitchen.
Royal Suite | The stately and opulent 2 bedroom Royal Suite on the 25th floor is the last word in luxury, with its lavishly appointed interiors, majestic color scheme and sumptuous furnishings. The suite boasts a private elevator, private cinema, the upper level has a Master bedroom with rotating four-poster canopy bed and second bedroom, each with adjoining marble bathrooms with spa bath, walk-in shower, fine porcelain fittings and full sized Hermes 24 Faubourg fragrances and body products. The lower level features Dining area, Arabic majlis (reception) style lounge and library.
Vera Wang-designed Halekulani Suite | In all the world, this suite is truly one of a kind. Halekulani and Vera Wang represent the most refined and exclusive pedigrees of taste, style and sophistication in their respective endeavors, and now the worlds of luxury travel and fashion design have come together in one stunning place. Immersed in understated and elegant decor, this one-bedroom suite features 2,135 sq. ft. of interior space, plus a 642 sq. ft. Oceanside lanai. Personally designed by Ms. Wang, the suite is a timeless, totally original creation that endows its guests with precious, priceless memories.
Presidential Suite | Located in the hotel tower, the multi-level Presidential Suite boasts 2,700 square feet of light-filled space, crowned by a rooftop terrace with swimming pool. The minimalist décor highlights the careful placement of local artwork, while the glorious colors of the coastline are reflected in the hand painted tables and armoires, the arched window frames, and the ceramic tiled floors.
Presidential Beach Villa | The epitome of style and luxury, with its own unique décor, the Presidential Villa at Azura is one of the most luxurious private residences to be found anywhere in the Indian Ocean. It has two en suite bedrooms, a third staff bedroom, indoor and outdoor bathrooms, a sitting room with fireplace, dining area with "wine bar", and huge infinity pool spanning the front of the villa. It is located just footsteps from the beach at the end of our property to ensure maximum privacy, and has uninterrupted panoramic views to Bazaruto Island and the Indian Ocean beyond.