Marne-la-Vallée, June 21 2021 – Disneyland® Paris celebrates today the official opening of the first ever hotel in the world dedicated to MARVEL art. As its name suggests, Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel pays tribute to the home of so many MARVEL Super Heroes and the artists who created them.
This four-star hotel offers premium comfort and personalized services, while celebrating the culture and vibrant energy of New York City, styled as an iconic art gallery. With more than 350 pieces of artwork on display, spanning both comics and movies, it is one of the largest collections of MARVEL artwork in the world. The collection was created by more than 110 artists from all around the world and includes about 50 pieces created exclusively for the hotel.
At Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel, the guest experience is taken to the next level with a holistic, 360-degree approach to storytelling and exclusive experiences including a Selfie Spot with Spider-Man at the Super Hero Station, a creative space for little ones called Marvel Design Studio, and the Hero Training Zone, an outdoor field with dedicated areas for a variety of sports activities to be enjoyed by guests of all ages.
Natacha Rafalski, Présidente of Disneyland Paris celebrated the highly anticipated opening alongside one of the world’s most beloved MARVEL Super Heroes: Spider-Man. “With Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel, we are taking one step further into the redesign of our hotel offering and the transformation of our Guest experience, by immersing our Guests more than ever before into our beloved Disney stories and most popular franchises. It is also a powerful symbol of the reignition of the tourism industry in which our resort will continue to play a key part”.
DISNEY’S HOTEL NEW YORK – THE ART OF MARVEL, FIRST HOTEL IN THE WORLD DEDICATED TO MARVEL ARTWORK
Just a short walk – or free shuttle – away from the Parks, Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel pays tribute to the home of so many MARVEL Super Heroes and the artists who created them. Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel offers premium comfort and personalized services, while celebrating New York City’s culture and vibrant energy, styled as a New York art gallery.
With more than 350 pieces of artwork on display spanning both comics and movies created by more than 110 artists from Europe and beyond – including about 50 exclusive pieces – it is one of the largest collections of MARVEL artwork in the world. This unique hotel invites Guests into the MARVEL Universe as soon as they enter the lobby, where they are greeted by huge backlit comic panels, three life-size Iron Man suits and even the famous Captain America shields.
The Guest experience is taken to the next level with a holistic, 360-degree approach to storytelling and exclusive experiences. Hotel Guests can enjoy a Selfie Spot with Spider-Man at the Super Hero Station,where they can also find exclusive Marvel Photo Stations showcasing décor from favorite MARVEL movies for Guests to take action-packed photos. Little ones can learn how to be a MARVEL comic book artistin a creative space called Marvel Design Studio, while sports enthusiasts can enjoy the fitness center, indoor and outdoor Metro Pool, and Hero Training Zone, a 420-square-meter outdoor field with dedicated areas for a variety of sports activities to be enjoyed by guests of all ages.
With 471 Superior Rooms, 65 Empire State Club rooms and 25 Suites dedicated to Spider-Man, the Avengers or other MARVEL Super Heroes –the hotel offers a Manhattan-style, four-star service and accommodations right down to its food and beverages. Unique restaurant and bar concepts celebrate MARVEL art with menu offerings inspired by many New York specialties and a full range of MARVEL-themed meals and drinks.
From lobby to rooms to restaurants to a Selfie Spot with Spider-Man, there is something for each and every Guest looking for premium comfort and services, from dedicated MARVEL fans to those discovering their inner super hero for the first time. Packages are on sale, with an exclusive launch offer on www.disneylandparis.com, through the Disneyland Paris call center and official travel agent channels.
Disneyland Paris continues to invest in the Guest experience and infuse Disney stories into its hotels for even more immersive storytelling and unforgettable resort stays.
Following the infusion of Cars storytelling in the completely refurbished Disney’s Hotel Santa Fe and a similar approach to add Woody and Jessy of Toy Story in the new guest rooms and public spaces at Disney’s Hotel Cheyenne, this transformation continues with the highly anticipated opening of Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel, the very first hotel in the world dedicated to MARVEL art.
While Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel opens, a deliberate approach to health and safety measures is implemented. Guests are invited to check www.disneylandparis.com for the most current information.
MORE THAN A HOTEL: A MASTERPIECE
Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel has one of the largest collections of MARVEL artwork in the world, with more than 350 items on display, including 50 exclusive and never-before-seen pieces.
More than 110 artists from MARVEL Comics, MARVEL Studios and more have brought together an incredible collection of contemporary art showcasing the vast scope of the MARVEL Universe including comic book covers, posters, illustrations from films, storyboards, original sketches and more. From France, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom to Argentina, Japan, Canada and the United States, an unparalleled diversity of artistic styles is featured such as classic back-and-white comics, street art, pop art, hyperrealism and technics, including engraved metal and collage art.
The talented European artists responsible for some of the exclusive artwork include:
French MARVEL artist Olivier Coipel, famous for his work on The Avengers, Thor and Spider-Man, created a powerful representation of Thor: God of Thunder in a comic-book style, using an overlap of vibrant red and blue colors highlighting the duality between the Super Hero’s mythological and human sides and using forced perspective to bring out the action.
French MARVEL artist Stéphanie Hans, featured in MARVEL Comics including Asgardians of the Galaxy, Black Bolt and many more, created an impressive realistic portrait of a determined and strong Captain Marvel, depicted in full flight and surrounded by her photonic power.
UK comic book artist Tula Lotay, whose work on MARVEL Comics include stories of powerful Characters like Black Widow, Gamora and Scarlet Witch, created a vibrant and strong comic-book style portrait of Black Widow whose black costume contrasts with the almost expressionistic brightly colored background.
Italian designers and twin brothers Van Orton, have created incredible pop art and almost neon-like portraits of Hulk, Captain America, Black Panther and Captain Marvel using bright and vibrant colors.
UK artist Liam Brazier, known for his geometric reinterpretations of iconic characters, created several pieces for the hotel including heroic contemporary portraits of Captain America, Thor and Hulk using saturated and bright colors as well as lines highlighting the dynamism of the Super Heroes’ poses.
Spanish artist Carlos Gomezcreated huge backlit black and white comic panels that greet Guests as they enter the lobby, depicting the exciting and dynamic story of the Avengers uniting in New York City in an inclusive way, to be understandable by everyone even with no dialogue.
Disney Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel also includes a space dedicated to temporary art exhibitions, The Jack Kirby Legacy Gallery, that showcases artworks for limited periods. This area also offers a permanent exhibition dedicated to Jack Kirby himself – the “The King of Comics” – with 21 comic book covers drawn by this legend. It is to him that we owe the creation of the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, the Incredible Hulk, the adventures of Thor and the Avengers. Guests eager to learn more about the stories behind the artwork displayed in the hotel lobby and Jack Kirby Legacy Gallery are invited to call upon our Art Guardians, a selection of specially trained Cast Members with additional knowledge.
The hotel boutique has been thought of as a museum shop where guests can purchase beautiful reproductions of some of the MARVEL artwork displayed in the hotel. This boutique, directly inspired by Tony Stark’s iconic Wall Of Armor, displays collector figurines, art books, exclusive editions of MARVEL Comic Books and many items directly related to the architecture and design of the hotel, including statuette reproductions of Iron Man armors on display in the lobby.
MORE THAN A HOTEL: A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE…
At Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel, Guests can dive straight into the action at exclusive and unique locations.
SUPER HERO STATION
Guests can strike a pose for a selfie with Spider-Man at the Super Hero Station, a dedicated space to experience this Selfie Spot. At Marvel Photo Station, Guests can also take action-packed photos by entering one of the many exclusive photo locations that immerse them in MARVEL movies such as Guardians of the Galaxy, Captain Marvel, Iron Man, Ant-Man, The Avengers, Thor, Spider-Man and Doctor Strange.
MARVEL DESIGN STUDIO
Marvel Design Studio, a creative space for families with kids, is the place for every hero to unleash their inner creative genius and learn how to be a MARVEL comic book artist with tutorials to draw many inspiring Super Heroes. In this bright interior space influenced by the MARVEL Animators Bull Pen – where the artists draw, ink and color the comic books – Guests can find fun and appealing MARVEL artworks and little ones can enjoy many MARVEL digital activities on dedicated tablets, read some of their favorite comic books and create their own adventures with MARVEL toys on display.
HERO TRAINING ZONE
The hotel completely reimagines sports and leisure experiences for the whole family, building on both the New York and MARVEL storylines. While featuring classic sports installations such as the indoor and outdoor Metro Pool (with kiddie pool) and a fitness center, it also features the unique Hero Training Zone. This outdoor 420m2 multisport field inspired by the look and feel of New York and MARVEL Super Heroes provides dedicated areas for kid and adult activities such as basketball, fitness and yoga.
WITH FOUR STARS AMENITIES AND SERVICES…
All 561 rooms of the four-star Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel have been designed and made contemporary to reflect Tony Stark’s sophisticated and premium New York urban taste. Each room features MARVEL artwork and will also provide the greatest comfort and state-of-the art services and amenities such as an ultra-HD TV hiding in a wall mirror.
Guests opting for one of the 65 Empire State Club room or 25 suites can enjoy additional premium services such as a separate private reception desk, free valet service and access to the Empire State Lounge, an elegant and privatized lounge area where they can enjoy breakfast and day-long access to drinks, sweet and savory snacks, or share special experiences such as The Art of Tea Time.
The 25 spacious suites go above and beyond, especially for fans, as they are devoted to Spider-Man, The Avengers or other MARVEL Super-Heroes with exclusive art pieces and subtle details right down to the furniture. They also offer Guests more exclusive premium services and amenities such as spa bathtubs and exclusive themed umbrellas, bathrobes and slippers in the colors of MARVEL Super Heroes.
The creative teams went to great lengths to add architecture and decorative elements to reinforce the unique feeling of the New York-inspired hotel. In the Spider-Man Suites, the ceiling design is inspired by Spider-Man’s iconic web. They are decorated in shades of red, with the outline of the city skyline on the floor. The Avengers Suites are a celebration of Captain America, Iron Man, and Thor. Each Avenger is the subject of one of the artworks displayed in the suites, referencing their iconic costume or story in unexpected places, like the colors of Captain America’s costume in a chair and Thor’s realm of Asgard in the shape of the headboard.
The Art of Marvel Presidential Suites give Guests a taste of Tony Stark’s life with a stay in a sensational accommodation offering unbridled sophistication across two floors with elegant furnishings, exclusive MARVEL artwork in each room, extra space, amenities and benefits to make each stay super relaxing.
A NEW-YORK INSPIRED FOOD AND BEVERAGE OFFER WITH A MARVEL TWIST…
Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel has a rich food and beverage offer inspired by many New York specialties and a full range of MARVEL-themed meals and drinks, including ones specially created for kids.
Manhattan Restaurant is a contemporary casual restaurant serving modernized traditional Italian dishes made with ingredients sourced in Italy. Its design is the perfect example of fusion between the MARVEL Universe and New York style codes with its majestic crystal chandelier evoking the Manhattan skyline and Thor’s realm of Asgard.
Downtown Restaurant is a culinary journey through cosmopolitan New York, with a buffet featuring a mix of specialties and dishes prepared live in front of the Guests by the Chefs, referencing Chinatown, Little Italy and American classics. It is a contemporary diner inspired by the art deco era that defined New York City, celebrating the art and tradition of the comic books with 90 unique pieces of art on display.
Skyline Bar offers sleek martini cocktails**, including signature martinis** and refined beverages, with American bites and treats. It is uptown with a slightly formal atmosphere that draws inspiration from Tony Stark interiors and Avengers Headquarters. Guests feel transported to the top of a luxury high rise bar in midtown Manhattan via a set of “panoramic windows” showing a breathtaking view of New York famous skyline with a few MARVEL twists.
BLEECKER STREET LOUNGE
Bleecker Street Lounge will look like an elegant lounge evoking a downtown Manhattan loft with bricks and concrete walls. It will be a subtle nod to Doctor Strange and the Sanctum Sanctorum on Bleecker Street in Greenwich Village. Casual and hip, it will serve drinks for adults and kids inspired by Doctor Strange, as well as American bites and treats, microbrews***, organic wine*** and even hot chocolate.
AND DIGITAL ENHANCEMENTS
To reduce lines and waiting time at check-in, Guests can pre-register online seven days prior to their arrival. They only need to pick up their Magic Pass at the reception before heading straight to the Parks. And as Guests are now informed of their room number via SMS or email, they can enjoy the Parks while their room is being prepared.
In order to help organize their stay, Super Hero Station Mobile Booking allows hotel Guests to reserve a timeslot from seven days before arrival an epic and exclusive moment with Spider-Man for a memorable selfie.
Digital technology is also used to enhance in-room experiences with amenities such as a state-of-the-art TV hub with a new interface completely redesigned to be more immersive, more informative and fun. Guests can also enjoy a free digital press library which features more than 5,000 press titles from approximately 100 countries and available in more than 60 languages.
BOOK NOW WITH AN EXCLUSIVE OFFER(1) FOR A TRULY EPIC STAY!
To celebrate the grand opening of Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel, an exclusive launch offer is available for bookings of a stay at Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel made before 29 July 2021 with an arrival date until 30 March 2022. Guests will take home an exclusive Marvel print by artist Matt Ferguson and will be offered a free non-alcoholic drink of their choice in one of the hotel’s bars.
Disneyland Paris has collaborated with world-renowned artist Matt Ferguson to celebrate the opening of Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel. For this special occasion, Matt has created an exclusive limited-edition piece of MARVEL artwork for the first bookers. The super-stylish 40 x 50 cm artwork depicts MARVEL Super Heroes gathered in front of the iconic New York skyline, including Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel and famous MARVEL buildings such as the Avengers Tower.
In addition to one print per booking, every member of a party will be offered a free mocktail of their choice or any other non-alcoholic beverage in one of the hotel bars. Guests will be able to choose from all types of creative drinks like the super mocktail inspired by the Hulk or the Ancient Tea with honey inspired by Doctor Strange.
(1) This exclusive launch offer is valid for new bookings made before 29 July 2021 for arrivals until 30 March 2022.
This offer is valid for all room types of Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel (please note, that the booking of presidential suites is only available by calling our central reservation center). It is valid for the booking of package including Hotel + Park Tickets with the following structure: 1 night/2 days, 2 nights/3days, 3nights/4days, 4nights/5days, 5nights/6days, 6nights/7days, 7nights/8days, 8nights/9days, 9nights/10days, 10nights/11day, 11night/12days, 12night/13days, 13nights/14days, 14nights/15days. It is also available for Room only bookings at Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel that can be booked by phone with our holiday experts. For Room only bookings, it is combinable with existing offers.
Some experiences, restaurants, bars, amenities and services might not be available or may be modified depending on the evolution of the safety and sanitary measures and recommendations from public authorities or for other reasons without advance notice. Guests can visit disneylandparis.com for the most recent updates.
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