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Gems are a hotel's visitors best friend

February 2010 - The Algonquin Hotel, New York?s

February 2010 - The Algonquin Hotel, New York?s most historic hotel, introduces The Gemologist Package. By partnering with a venerable diamond and precious gem expert and wholesaler, The Algonquin?s goal is to demystify New York?s world famous Diamond District for guests who book this one-of-a-kind package. Photo Credit: None/

The historic Algonquin, the historic Manhattan hotel known for its acclaimed literary guests and $10,000 martini, is offering a gem of a deal.  The hotel's "Gemologist" package demystifies New York’s world famous Diamond District for guests. The package includes a private consultation with a  diamond expert, accommodations for two nights and complimentary cocktails (two per guest, total of four); breakfast for two. The package starts at $1,500 (not including the purchase of a gemstone or jewelry item) and for an additional cost, the expert can  give a tutorial on cut, clarity, carat and color; pre-arrange a showcase of gems, stones and settings for guests when they arrive; take clients on a tour of the neighborhood where they can window-shop ideas; and arrange for out-of-state shipping. Visit www.algonquinhotel.com for details or call reservations at 888-304-2047.

 

 

Photo: Courtesy of Algonquin

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