Hotel and Destination Information


The Waldorf=Astoria
301 Park Avenue 
New York, NY 10022 
212-872-7272 (guest fax)
Click here to visit the hotel website.

Check-In: 3:00pm
Check-out: 12:00pm

NAREIT Room Rate
$395 Single/Double Standard Room
$719 Single/Double Tower Room

Hotel Reservation Policy
In order to reserve a hotel room within the NAREIT negotiated group block, you must first register for the conference. If you received a pre-qualification e-mail, please click here to register. If you would like to request an invitation, please click here. Should you have questions regarding the hotel, contact Amy Miller (NAREIT's housing coordinator) at 305-948-6345 Please do not contact the hotel directly.

Note: All room reservations will be charged a one-night, non-refundable deposit at the time of reservation request. Hotel reservations are due no later than May 6, 2011, to receive the group rate (pending availability).

Hotel Cancellation Policy
Hotel cancellations must be made in writing to Amy Miller at least 72 hours prior to arrival. Fax: 800-615-3702 or e-mail: Please do not call the hotel directly.

Standard Room Amenities
Guest rooms feature: 
• High speed internet access 
• Mini bar 
• Fax/copier/printer with working data port 
• Two-line speaker phones, with voicemail 
• Television with premium channels and Lodgenet video 
• Complimentary weekday delivery of USA Today 
• Work desk with lamp and chair 
• Marble bath or shower with amenities and hair dryer 
• Alarm clock with clock radio 
• 24-hour housekeeping 
• In-room check out 

Tower Room Amenities
Tower rooms feature: 
• Two telephones with two lines, speaker phone, voicemail & data port
• Stockinger safe 
• Oversized closets 
• Kitchenette or wet bar with refrigerator 
• Complimentary newspapers - Wall Street Journal, New York Times or USA Today 
• Down comforter and pillows 
• Bose hi-fidelity clock radio with alarm 
• Iron and ironing board 
• Twice daily maid service 
• Personalized, private lobby check-in; in-room check out 
• Guest privileges at the adjacent Waldorf=Astoria, including complimentary usage of plus one fitness center

Restaurants & Lounges
Bull and Bear Steakhouse & Bar 
• Serving dinner 
• Dress attire: elegant casual (no jeans, shorts or sneakers please 

Oscar's American Brasserie 
• Serving breakfast and lunch (only Saturday and Sunday) 
• Dress attire: casual 

Peacock Alley 
• Serving breakfast, lunch and small plates 
• Dress attire: Business, chic and elegant attire (no jeans, shorts or sneakers please) 

Sir Harry's 
• Located just off the main lobby, offers traditional club ambiance with an elegant bar and seating around checkerboard tables 
• Dress attire: smart casual 

Cocktail Terrace 
• Delighting visitors Wednesday-Sunday, 4:00pm - 11:00pm with traditional afternoon tea until 5:30pm, then an engaging array of cocktails 
• Dress attire: smart casual 

Dress Attire for the Hotel
T-shirts, tank tops, faded jeans, cut-offs and casual hats are not permitted in the Main Lobby, Park Avenue Lobby, restaurants or public areas of the hotel. While name badges may be worn by conference attendees in private conferences rooms, the hotel requests that name badges be removed in the public areas of the hotel.

Dry Cleaning, Pressing, Laundry, Valet
Dry cleaning, laundry, valet and pressing services ar available 7 days a week. Minor tailoring is also provided through the Valet Department.

Fitness Center
Offering a full range of exercise equipment, as well as a wide array of massage and spa services, the 3,000 square foot facility is located on the 19th floor. Monday-Friday, 5:30am - 10:00pm; Saturday-Sunday, 7:00am - 8:00pm. Cost is $14/day; complimentary to Waldorf Tower guests and Hilton Honors Gold, Diamond and Preferred members.

Hearing Impaired
Hearing impaired TDD usage is available through the front desk at 212-872-4538.

Pets under 25 pounds are welcome. A one time fee is due at registration.

Safe Deposit Boxes
Safe deposit boxes are provided at no charge for the safekeeping of guest's valuables. (Note: The General Business Law of the state of New York limits the hotel's liability for the loss of cash, jewerly and other valuable.)

Business Center
Located in the South Lobby, the Business Center offers a complete range of technological, Internet and business services 7 days a week. For further information, call 212-872-4950 or email them 

Typical New York weather in June:
Average high - 80 degrees
Average Low - 60 degrees

Garage Parking

Central Parking operates their garage parking. For further inquiries, please call 212-872-440. 
$50 for standard vehicle for up to 24 hours 
$60 SUV or oversized vehicle for up to 24 hours

Area Airport Information
LaGuardia Airport
Distance from hotel: 13 miles
Drive time: 30 minutes
Getting to and from the airport:
Limousine: approx. cost US $128.00
Taxi: approx. cost US $35.00

From John F. Kennedy Airport
Distance from hotel: 15 miles
Drive time: 45 minutes
Getting to and from the airport:
Limousine: approx. cost US $141.00
Taxi: approx. cost US $50.00

Area Train Station Information

Penn Station
The Waldorf=Astoria is located approximately 1.7 miles from Pennsylvania Station

Grand Central Station
The Waldorf=Astoria is located only 8 blocks from Grand Central Station.

Directions to The Waldorf=Astoria:

From the Triboro Bridge:
• Take FDR Drive South to Exit 10, 49th Street
• Turn south on 11th Avenue
• Turn onto 50th Street (one way)
• Proceed up 50th Street nine blocks to motor entrance

From the George Washington Bridge:
• Take West Side Highway South to 57th Street 
• Turn south on 11th Avenue 
• Turn onto 50th Street (one way) 
• Proceed up 50th Street nine blocks to motor entrance

From the Lincoln Tunnel:
• Exit the tunnel and turn left on 42nd Street to 10th Avenue 
• Turn right on 10th Avenue to 50th Street

• Turn right on 50th Street (one way) 
• Proceed up 50th Street eight blocks to motor entrance


From LaGuardia Airport (approximately 40 minutes):
• Upon exiting airport, follow signs for Grand Central Parkway West 
• Take Grand Central Parkway West to the Triboro Bridge into Manhattan

• Follow above directions from Triboro Bridge to Waldorf=Astoria

From JFK Airport (approximately 1 hour):
• Upon exiting airport, follow signs for Van Wyck Expressway North 
• Follow Van Wyck Expressway North to Long Island Expressway (LIE) West
• Take LIE West to Queens/Midtown Tunnel 
• Once through Tunnel, turn right onto Park Avenue
• Turn right onto 50th Street, and enter hotel driveway, which is on the right just past entrance to Waldorf Towers 


Conference Registration
Natalie Collier 
Member Services & Meetings Coordinator 

Conference Registration and Suite Issues
Beth Aiken
Manager, Member Services & Meetings

Housing Reservations
Amy Miller
NAREIT Housing, Staged Right Events

Luis Rimoli
NAREIT Housing, Staged Right Events

Programming & Speaking Opportunities
Abby McCarthy
VP, Investment Affairs & Investor Education

Individual Company Presentations
Abby McCarthy
VP, Investment Affairs & Investor Education

Chris Flood
VP, Business Development

Overall Convention Issues
Pam Coleman
VP, Meetings