When you come to our event
New York, New York (PRWEB) September 4, 2009
In partnership with the Fairfield County Concours d'Elegance Carshow being held in Westport, Connecticut September 12 and 13, 2009, Mandarin Oriental, New York has created a Concours d'Elegance Carshow package to accommodate participants in style, comfort, and with exceptional service and hospitality.
This annual event which celebrates of 100 years of significant motor vehicles, has expanded this year into a full weekend of on-field activities with an extensive classic car tour and club meet on Saturday, in addition to Sunday's traditional carshow. Featured classes for 2009 are 100 years of Alfa Romeo, the Packard post-war concept cars, Porsche, and 83 years of Pontiac. As one of the United States' leading Concours events, Fairfield County Concours d'Elegance prides itself in a wide range of cars, motorcycles and special exhibits. "When you come to our event," says Chairman Bill Scheffler, "you are greeted by the oldest car on the field and we take you through more than 100 years of objects of desire made from brass, metal, fibreglass, resin, wicker or whatever else has been used to make automobiles and motorcycles throughout their history."
Mandarin Oriental, New York, located at Columbus Circle on Manhattan's Upper West Side, is approximately an hour and a half drive from the Concours d'Elegance held in Fairfield County's Westport, Connecticut.
The Concours d'Elegance Carshow package includes:
VIP Weekend Patrons Passes for two guests to the Concours d'Elegance Carshow which includes admission both Saturday, September 12 and Sunday, September 13
Hotel accommodations at Mandarin Oriental, New York with stunning views of the Manhattan skyline, Central Park or the Hudson River
Complimentary hotel upgrade upon arrival pending availability
Complimentary nightly valet hotel parking
Daily American breakfast for two in-room or in restaurant Asiate
Late hotel check-out of 4pm, pending availability
Package rates are based on a two night minimum stay for a maximum of two guests and start at USD 1,059 per night excluding tax and is pending availability. This package is valid Friday, September 11 - Monday, September 13, 2009 only, and must be booked seven days in advance of September 12, 2009. Additional nights may be booked at prevailing rates.
About Mandarin Oriental, New York
A stunning fusion of modern design with stylish Oriental flair, Mandarin Oriental, New York features 248 elegant guestrooms and suites -- all with breathtaking views of Manhattan and Five-Star hospitality. Luxurious amenities include Asiate, the hotel's elegant restaurant; MObar created by noted interior designer, Tony Chi; the Lobby Lounge with dramatic views of Central Park; a 14,500-square-foot, Five-Star Mandarin Oriental Spa; and a state-of-the-art fitness center with a 75-foot lap pool. In addition, there is premium meeting and event space, including a 6,000-square-foot pillar-less ballroom with three walls of windows overlooking Central Park. Located in Columbus Circle's Time Warner Center, Mandarin Oriental, New York is in an idyllic location just steps away from world-class dining, shopping and entertainment, including the Broadway Theater District, Lincoln Center, Central Park, Jazz at Lincoln Center and the Time Warner Center's collection of upscale retail shops and restaurants.
About the Fairfield County Concours d'Elegance
The Fairfield County Concours d'Elegance in Westport, Connecticut, is one of the leading events of its kind in the United States. It presents 100 years of significant motor vehicles in a chronological display and highlights notable examples of automotive history in special exhibitions and classes. It attracts important entries from some of the country's leading collectors and gives its guests an educational and truly engaging visitor experience. In 2009, the event has expanded to a full weekend of on-field activities with an extended classic car tour and extensive club meet on Saturday as well as the established Concours on Sunday.
About Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world's most prestigious hotels, resorts and residences. Mandarin Oriental now operates, or has under development, 41 hotels representing over 10,000 rooms in 25 countries, with 17 hotels in Asia, 14 in The Americas and 10 in Europe and North Africa. In addition, the Group operates, or has under development, 13 Residences at Mandarin Oriental, connected to the Group's properties.
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