New York, NY (PRWEB) May 21, 2006
The Paramount Hotel New York is the number-one hotel choice for Quikbook.com customers, according to Quikbook’s “2005 Customers’ Choice Awards.” The Paramount, which came in first for ‘location,’ is at 235 West 46th Street in the bustling Times Square and Theater Districts.
“The Paramount is known for its cool bar and lively lobby… and in the middle of it all, near New York’s best destinations,” said Ray Vastola, president of Quikbook.com. According to Vastola, hotels in five cities including New York were recognized, based on numbers of bookings and repeat business from Quikbook customers.
Comments from Quikbook customers regarding Paramount Hotel New York include: "The location is awesome.... walkable to theatre“; "Fun and high-energy"; “Hip and clever"; "Great people-watching in the lobby" and "Excellent service."
“We appreciate Quikbook customers taking advantage of our excellent location and good value,” said Andrew Tilley, The Paramount’s general manager.
The Paramount Hotel New York—where opulence is a way of life—offers 567 guestrooms and suites decorated in white pop-nuevo furnishings set against a black and gray color scheme with marble accents and a checkerboard carpet. Plush beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down pillows and down comforters and a gilt-framed headboard surrounding mostly popular Vermeer paintings. All rooms have wireless high speed Internet access, cable and video on demand, two-line telephones and data ports.
Valet and shoeshine are available. Guests enjoy afternoon coffee, tea and specialty cocktails in the intimate Library and Paramount Bars, and they can dine on palate-pleasing, continental cuisine with a Mediterranean flair in the Mezzanine Restaurant at tables overlooking the stunning opulent hotel lobby. Room service is available 24 hours a day and shopping at Dean & Deluca Gourmet Food Store is a popular nearby pastime. A full service 24-hour Business Center, with executive boardrooms and state-of-the-art audiovisual and telecommunications equipment caters to all your on-the-road work needs. The Paramount Hotel New York provides a 24-hour Fitness Center with state-of-the-art weight training and cardio equipment, plus a complimentary beverage, fruit and towel service, that helps make the Paramount an urban oasis. For more information, call the hotel at 212-764-5500 or visit http://www.nycparamount.com. Quikbook customers who book a stay at the Paramount on http://www.Quikbook.com receive a special rate, based on availability. Taxes not included.
Quikbook.com, the hotel discounter named "Editor's Choice" by Laptop Magazine and the #1 travel Web site for booking hotels by SmartMoney magazine, boasts an inventory of more than 1,200 upscale and boutique properties in 75-plus cities and resort destinations throughout North America. Unlike competing sites, the majority of Quikbook.com’s inventory lets customers pay the hotel directly at checkout. The site doesn’t tack on booking fees or surcharges and its 72-hour, lowest-rate guarantee applies to all reservations. There are no fees to change or cancel existing pay-at-checkout reservations, and Quikbook.com's $10 change/cancel fee for prepaid reservations is less than half what other sites charge.