Waldorf-Astoria Hotel

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2014

    Two Men Charged in Queens for Selling Counterfeit Super Bowl Tickets

    In December, the National Football League's security division informed the New York Police Department of a counterfeit ticket operation in the city. Over the next two months, an undercover officer purchased multiple sets of fake tickets from two men in Queens who offered passes to a regular season g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2013

    10 Vintage Menu Designs from the Explorers Club's New York Dinners

    The Explorers Club was founded in 1904 by a couple of full-time explorers and a ragtag crew of archaeologists, journalists, and professors -- they finally began admitting women members in 1981, starting with the geologist Kathryn Sullivan and deep-sea diver Sylvia Earle. Today, the club is still d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2010

    Ingrates Sue Waldorf Over Bedbugs, Despite Complimentary Spa Treatments

    ​If you're still wondering whether bed bugs are "scaring tourists away," this might help: Crain's says a Michigan family will file a lawsuit in Manhattan Supreme Court today, suing the posh Waldorf-Astoria Hotel after finding bedbugs in their room that followed them home in their luggage "and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2010

    The Waldorf-Astoria Has a Dress Code!

    ​The other day, I dropped by my beloved Waldorf-Astoria Hotel on 50th and Park, only to find its glory has been so drabbed down that the world-famous Oscar's restaurant is only open for breakfast on weekdays and breakfast and lunch on weekends. But the historic hotel is standing tall in its a ... More >>

  • News

    January 29, 2002

    Black Bloc Busted for Bandanas

    Cops Move on Masked Demonstrators

  • News

    December 25, 2001

    Checking in for Waldorf Hysteria

    Free Traders and Fair Traders in Stalemate as CEOs Converge on New York