W New York - Union Square Press
Legendary pumpkin carver Hugh McMahon carved the likenesses of Andy Warhol, Anna Wintour, and more onto pumpkins featured at our hotel.
On Tuesday, October 27th & Wednesday, October 28th, guests and locals are invited to post their most smashing selfie to Instagram with the hashtag #WSMASHINGSELFIES and tag @WHOTELSNYC, to enter to win a personalized pumpkin carved by McMahon himself.
"Oscar and Grammy winner Jennifer Hudson has partnered with MTV, Logo, W Hotels, and the Human Rights Campaign for "I Still Love You," her new [music] video in support of LGBT equality."
- OUT Magazine (Read More)
Bravo host Andy Cohen, blogger Perez Hilton and more attended the screening of Hudson's new music video "at W Union Square as part of W Hotels TURN IT UP FOR CHANGE campaign."
- OK Magazine (Read More)
NBA All-Star Russell Westbrook chatted with The Wall Street Journal in our second-floor ballroom about his fashion interests.
"Westbrook—dressed in a white Skingraft jacket, a long gray coat from his fashion-line collaboration with Barneys, ripped, white Zara jeans and Del Toro shoes—is friendly, funny and at ease on stage in front of this non-basketball audience."
Eat like a king at Irvington, our new restaurant fusing American and Mediterranean cuisine. Formerly Todd English's Olives restaurant, it's been re-amplified and ready to upturn your taste buds. Check out the recent press below!
Irvington celebrates "hearty yet refined, seasonally driven Mediterranean-accented New American dishes plus bottled cocktails and juices from Liquiteria."
Wall Street Journal
"Since the restaurant is directly across from the Union Square Market, the goal is to incorporate as much from local farms that sell in the area as possible."
"Our two favorite dishes on the dinner menu are the Wild Boar and Roasted Garlic Sausage with marinated roasted peppers, and the Rotisserie Glazed Muscovy Duck."
CBS Local tasted our Stramaro Never Dies cocktail and said, "This flirty Italian-inspired cocktail is made with muddled strawberry, Belvedere vodka, Amaro Nonino, fresh lime juice, and simple syrup. It’s shaken and then strained into a half salt rimmed coupe."
New York Daily News raved about our summer-long package that included surf lessons, lunch, drinks and a chauffeured ride to and from Rockaway beach.