Disney's Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel is now open!

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Disneyland Paris today celebrates the opening, Monday June 21, 2021, of the very first hotel in the world dedicated to MARVEL art. As indicated by his name, Disney's Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel presents itself as a New York art gallery that pays homage to the birthplace of many MARVEL Super Heroes and the artists who created them.

This four-star hotel located a short walk (or free shuttle ride) from the Disney Parks, offers upscale comfort and personalized services, while celebrating the culture and vibrant energy of New York City. With over 350 works of art, spanning both comics and movies, created by over 110 artists – including approximately 50 exclusive pieces – this is one of the world's largest collections of artwork. MARVEL art.

At Disney's Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel, the visitor experience is enhanced thanks to exclusive and immersive experiences such as a Selfie Point with Spider-Man at the Super Hero Station, a creative space for the little ones called Marvel Design Studio, or the Hero Training Zone, a playground exterior, inspired by the architecture and atmosphere of New York and the MARVEL Super Heroes, offering areas dedicated to various sports activities. The bars and restaurants of the hotel offer a varied quality offer with the best of the Big Apple and a touch of MARVEL art.

With Disney's Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel, we are taking a new step in the overhaul of our hotel offer and in the transformation of the visitor experience, by immersing our Guests even further in the heart of our Disney stories and our franchises. more popular. It is also a magnificent symbol of the revival of tourism, in which our destination will continue to play a key role.

Natacha Rafalski, President of Disneyland Paris

Ifour star hotel – whose style is that of a new york art gallery – pays homage to the birthplace of many MARVEL Super Heroes and the artists who created them. Disney's Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel provides comfort high-end and personalized services, all in celebrating the culture and vibrant energy of New York City.

With over 350 works of art, spanning both comics and movies, created by over 110 artists – of which approximately 50 exclusive pieces - it is one of the world's largest collections of MARVEL artwork. This unique hotel invites residents to travel through the MARVEL universe as soon as they enter the lobby, where they are greeted by huge backlit comic strips created especially for the hotel, three life-size Iron Man suits and also, Captain America's famous shield.

The visitor experience is enhanced thanks to the exclusive and immersive experiences offered. Hotel residents can take a selfie with Spider-Man to the Super Hero Station and discover the Marvel Photo Stations, exclusive photo spots in settings inspired by the most famous Super Hero adventures. The little ones can learn to become MARVEL comic book designers in a creative space called Marvel Design Studio, while sports enthusiasts can enjoy the indoor/outdoor Metro Pool, the fitness center and the Hero Training Zone, a 420 m² outdoor area – areas dedicated to various sports activities – for residents of all ages.

With 471 superior rooms, 65 Empire State Club rooms and 25 suites dedicated to Spider-Man, the Avengers or Marvel Super Heroes – the hotel offers four-star service and accommodation in the spirit of New York, right down to the plate. Unique Restaurant and Bar Concepts Celebrate MARVEL Art with menus inspired by many New York specialties and a full range of MARVEL-themed food and beverages.

From the lobby to the rooms, including the restaurants and the Selfie Spot with Spider-Man, every visitor can enjoy top-of-the-range comfort and services, whether they are hardcore MARVEL fans or those discovering their inner superhero for the first time.

Disneyland Paris continues to invest in the guest experience and to infuse more famous Disney stories into its hotels. The destination makes it possible to offer an even stronger immersion and to experience unforgettable stays. After integrating into Disney's Hotel Santa Fe theme from the Cars movies and the addition of Woody and Jessie from Toy Story in the bedrooms of the Disney's Hotel Cheyenne, this transformation continues with the highly anticipated opening of the Disney's Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel Who will be the very first hotel in the world dedicated to MARVEL art.

More than a hotel: a masterpiece

Disney's Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel present one of the largest collections of MARVEL artwork in the world, with over 350 exhibits, of which 50 exclusive and unpublished pieces. More than 110 MARVEL Comics artists, of MARVEL Studios and others Again have assembled an incredible collection of contemporary artwork depicting the vast MARVEL Universe, including comic book covers, posters, film artwork, storyboards, original sketches and more. Of the France, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom in Argentina, Japan, Canada and the United States, an unparalleled diversity of artistic styles is presented, such as classic black and white comics, street art, pop art, hyperrealism, and techniques that include etched metal and collage.

From talented European artists creators of some of the exclusive works include:

  • French MARVEL artist Olivier Coipel, famous for his work on The Avengers, Thor and Spider-Man comics, created a powerful depiction of Thor, God of Thunder, using a vibrant red and blue color overlay. He thus underlines the duality between the mythological and human aspects of the Super Hero, using the effects of forced perspective to bring out the action.
  • French MARVEL artist Stephanie Hans, created an awe-inspiring realistic portrayal of a determined and strong Captain Marvel, depicted in midair and surrounded by her photonic power in Asgardians of the Galaxy, Black Bolt and many more.
  • British comic artist Tula Lotay, whose work on MARVEL Comics includes stories of powerful characters like Black Widow, Gamora and Scarlet Witch, crafted a vibrant and strong, comic book-style portrayal of Black Widow, whose black costume contrasts against the almost expressionistic background in bright colors.
  • Italian designers and twin brothers Van Orton, have created incredible pop art and almost neon portraits of the Hulk, Captain America, Black Panther and Captain Marvel using bright colors.
  • British artist Liam Brazier, known for his geometric reinterpretations of iconic characters, has created several pieces for the hotel, including heroic contemporary portraits of Captain America, Thor and Hulk using saturated, vivid colors and lines emphasizing the dynamism of the Super Heroes' poses.
  • The spanish artist carlos gomez created huge black-and-white backlit comic signs that greet residents as they enter the lobby, depicting the exciting and dynamic story of the Avengers uniting in New York City, understandable to all, even without dialogue.

Disney's Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel also includes a space dedicated to temporary art exhibitions, The Jack Kirby Legacy Gallery. This space also offers a permanent exhibition dedicated to Jack Kirby himself – the “King of Comics” – with 21 comic book covers drawn by this legendary artist. 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. Visitors eager to learn more about the stories behind the works of art displayed in the hotel lobby and in the gallery The Jack Kirby Legacy are invited to call on our Art Guardians », a selection of Cast Members (Disney employees) specially trained and with specific knowledge.

The hotel boutique has been designed as a museum boutique where visitors can buy wonderful reproductions of some of the MARVEL artwork exhibited in the hotel. This shop, directly inspired by Tony Stark's emblematic Wall Of Armor, presents collectible figurines, art books, exclusive editions of MARVEL comics and many items directly related to the hotel's architecture and design, including statuette reproductions of Iron Man armor displayed in the lobby.

heroic experiences

Super Hero Station

Hotel residents can pose for a selfie with Spider-Man at the Super Hero Station. Thanks to Marvel Photo Stations, they can also take action shots in one of the many immersive and exclusive settings 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 children, is the place where every "budding hero" can unleash the creative genius that lies dormant in him and learn how to become a MARVEL comics artist, this thanks to tutorials to draw many inspiring Super Heroes. This bright interior space is influenced by the Marvel Animators Bull Pen – where artists draw, ink and color the comics. The little ones can also enjoy many MARVEL digital activities on dedicated tablets, read some of their favorite comics and create their own adventures with the MARVEL toys provided.

Hero Training Zone

The hotel has completely redesigned the sports and leisure experiences for the whole family, based on the atmosphere of New York and the MARVEL universe. While offering classic sports facilities such as the indoor and outdoor swimming pool (with a paddling pool) Metro Pool, inspired by the atmosphere of the New York subway and one fitness center, it also includes the Hero Training Zone, one of a kind. This 420 m2 outdoor multi-sports ground, inspired by the architecture and atmosphere of New York and MARVEL Super Heroes, offers areas dedicated to activities for children and adults such as basketball, fitness and yoga.

4-star facilities and service

The 561 four-star rooms Disney's Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel, were designed with a contemporary style to reflect Tony Stark's urban sophisticated and upscale New York taste. Each room features MARVEL artwork and also offers the utmost in comfort, as well as high-tech services and equipment, like an ultra HD TV, hidden in the wall mirror.

Residents who opt for a room Empire State Club or a suite benefit from premium services extras such as a separate private reception, free valet parking and access to Empire State Lounge, an elegant and exclusive space. They can have breakfast there, enjoy sweet and savory drinks and snacks all day, or share delicious experiences like The Art of Tea Time afternoon tea.

The 25 suites spacious are dedicated to Spiderman, to avengers or to MARVEL Super Heroes with exclusive works of art and subtle details right down to the furniture. They offer premium services and equipment such as hot tubs, bathrobes, slippers and umbrellas in the colors of MARVEL Super Heroes.

The creative teams have worked on the architectural and decorative elements with attention to detail, in order to reinforce the unique atmosphere of the hotel and the New York inspirations. In Spider-Man sequels, the ceiling design is inspired by the iconic Spider-Man web. They are decorated in shades of red, and the patterns on the ground take up the contours of the skyline New Yorker. Suites The Avengers are a celebration of Captain America, Iron Man and Thor. Each Avenger is entitled to his reference paying homage to his costume or his epic history, whether in the works of art on display or through the design of the furniture: such as on a chair with the colors of the Captain America costume or on a headboard with Thor's kingdom of Asgard.

The Art of Marvel Presidential Suites offer residents a glimpse into the life of Tony Stark with a stay in sensational accommodation: a sophistication spread over two floors with elegant furnishings, exclusive MARVEL artwork in every room, plus more space, amenities and privileges to make every stay unforgettable.

A New York restaurant

THE Disney's Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel offers a varied catering offer, inspired by many New York specialties as well as a full range of MARVEL-themed food and drink, including for children.

Manhattan Restaurant

THE Manhattan Restaurant is a casual contemporary restaurant offering traditional Italian dishes revisited, prepared with ingredients from Italy. Its design is the perfect example of fusion between the MARVEL universe and the codes of New York style, with its majestic crystal chandelier evoking the Manhattan skyline and Thor's kingdom of Asgard.

Downtown Restaurant

THE Downtown Restaurant is a culinary journey through cosmopolitan New York, with a buffet presenting a mix of specialties and dishes prepared live in front of visitors by the Chefs, referencing Chinatown, Little Italy and American classics. This is a restaurant inspired by dinners New Yorkers of the Art Deco era. It celebrates the art and tradition of comics with 90 works representing a very wide variety of MARVEL Super Heroes.

Skyline Bar

THE Skyline Bar offers a variety of cocktails, including signature martinis and American-inspired snacks. It's a chic place with a slightly formal atmosphere, inspired by the interiors of Tony Stark and the headquarters of the Avengers. Visitors feel transported to the top of a luxurious Midtown Manhattan skyscraper through a set of "picture windows", offering breathtaking views of New York's famous skyline, with some touches of MARVEL.

Bleecker Street Lounge

THE Bleecker Street Lounge is a lounge bar created in the spirit of a loft in the center of Manhattan with its bricks and concrete walls. It's a subtle nod to Doctor Strange and the Sanctum Sanctorum on Bleecker Street in Greenwich Village. Casual and trendy, it serves Doctor Strange-inspired drinks for adults and children, as well as snacks, micro-beers, organic wine or delicious hot chocolate.

Technological innovations

For reduce queues and waiting time upon check-in, residents can pre-register online seven days prior to arrival. They just have to pick up their Magic Pass at reception before going directly to the Disney Parks. Then, like the residents are now informed of their room number by SMS or e-mail, they can enjoy the Parks while their room is being prepared.

In order to facilitate the organization of their stay, hotel residents can book a time slot using the dedicated mobile application, up to seven days before their arrival, to experience epic moments in the Super Hero Station And take a memorable selfie with Spider-Man.

Digital is also used for improve experiences in the rooms with equipment such as a state-of-the-art television with a new interface completely redesigned to be more immersive, provide more information and be more entertaining. Residents can also take advantage of a library of free digital press which includes more than 5 000 press titles from around 100 countries and available in more than 60 languages.

Disneyland Paris collaborated with internationally acclaimed artist Matt Ferguson to celebrate the opening of the Disney's Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel. For this unique occasion, Matt has created a limited edition MARVEL artwork. This epic work in 40 x 50 cm format represents MARVEL Super Heroes in front of the famous skyline New York, where you will recognize the Disney's Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel and other famous MARVEL buildings like the Avengers Tower.

In addition to the MARVEL work offered by reservation, each participant in the stay will be able to enjoy a free soft drink of their choice in one of the hotel's bars with a typical New York atmosphere. Visitors can choose from delicious non-alcoholic beverages including virgin signature cocktails like the Hulk where the Ancient Tea with honey (inspired by Doctor Strange).

Source(s): DisneylandParis News (official site)

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