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Reopening22 October 2020

InterContinental New York Barclay

InterContinental New York Barclay Reopens

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InterContinental Barclay reopened on October 1, 2020, with newly expanded IHG Way of Clean protocols in place to ensure guest and staff safety. The iconic 702-room hotel is also enhancing guest experiences with programs ranging from The Offices at Barclay to special elopement packages on the Harold S. Vanderbilt Penthouse's private terrace for guests looking for a beautiful NYC view to say 'I Do'.

Enhanced IHG Way of Clean protocols, developed in partnership with the highly respected Cleveland Clinic, include:

  • Onsite Clean Champion to ensure elevated cleanliness standards are met consistently
  • Face coverings required in all public spaces
  • Reduced contact check-in, sanitized key cards and paperless check out
  • Text message communication between guests and hotel staff
  • Sanitizer stations throughout public areas
  • Reduction of in-room furnishings

"We are ready to welcome guests back to InterContinental Barclay. With our IHG Way of Clean promise, we know we can help keep our guests safe as they come back to explore our great city. Now is the perfect time to take a stroll to Central Park, take in the views from the top of the Empire State Building or work remote from our property for a change of scenery," said General Manager Sofia Vandaele.

InterContinental Barclay is offering special packages for guests to enjoy New York City:

  • Staycation in Style: New Yorkers looking to pamper themselves can relax with five-star service in one of the property's spacious, light-filled bedrooms or suites.
  • The Offices at Barclay: An opportunity for companies or individuals to work remote and have access to entire floors exclusively. The Offices at The Barclay offer rooms starting at 250 square feet customized with complimentary WiFi, local calls including a Polycom phone, printing services at the Business Center, use of the fitness room.
  • No Hassle, Just Love: Say 'I Do' above the twinkling city lights with an intimate ceremony from the 1,300 square-foot private Penthouse Terrace. Package includes an officiant, professional photographer and champagne toast.
  • Exercise Your Mind and Body: Focus on fitness before exploring NYC with private, bespoke in-room workouts that are tailored for each guest.
  • Road Trip Around the East Coast: Make InterContinental Barclay a stop on an East Coast road trip from Washington, D.C. to Boston this fall where the InterContinental property in each city has special offers to make the trip seamless.
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