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Do you have clients planning holiday escapes to the Big Apple? Well, those traveling with kids might enjoy this sweet offer. The Chatwal, New York, located in the heart of Manhattan, has launched a holiday experience to the famous toy store brand FAO Schwarz.

The limited-time offer includes exclusive before-hours access to the FAO Schwarz toy store at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, and a minimum 2-night stay in a Grand Deluxe King Room or higher at The Chatwal. Beginning with a 1-hour behind-the-scenes VIP Tour hosted by a world-famous FAO Schwarz Toy Soldier, families will embark on a private adventure throughout the store. Children and adults alike will raid the FAO Schweetz candy bar, craft a new tune on the famous dance-on piano and learn about the store’s 150-year-plus history in New York.

The offer is currently available for bookings through Jan. 15, 2020 with rates starting at $735 per night; minimum 2-night stay is required. For more information, visit thechatwalny.com/offers/family-shopping-experience-at-fao-schwarz.

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The FAO Schwartz entrance. (Photo credit: Richard Cadan.)

But that’s not all that awaits little ones at The Chatwal, guests staying in one of the 1-bedroom suites, have access to the Dressing Room Trunk, a trunk filled with items for the ultimate dress up play date. Honoring its long history in the glitz and glamour of Broadway, guests can reenact their favorite theater moments with the in-room Dressing Room trunk available to borrow in each of The Chatwal’s 1-bedroom suites. The steamer trunk is filled with accessories to transform little ones into character including Elsa’s tiara and Harry Potter’s signature wand and glasses.

Families can also enjoy a a Broadway-themed afternoon tea with sweet treats and mini bites taking inspiration from fan-favorites “The Lion King,” “Aladdin,” and “Frozen.” One-bedroom suites offer spacious living rooms large enough to fit the entire tea party, while the 14 terraced suite accommodations allow for afternoons overlooking the Great White Way complete with space heaters, a fire pit and alpaca throw.

And, for those families traveling with little ones, The Chatwal’s partnership with stylish baby gear company, UPPAbaby, offers them access to complimentary services and amenities including the UPPAbaby MINU, a compact lightweight stroller perfect for daily adventures, and accessories such as the From Birth Kit and MESA infant car seat adapters.

For more information, visit thechatwalny.com. For more fun family stays, check out this “Elf”-themed suite.

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