As part of the Cipriani hospitality family, Mr. C. Seaport will move downtown to continue a longtime legacy of sumptuousness. The space contains 66 guest room accommodations, including six premium suites with panoramic balcony terraces. Rooms are stacked with amenities such as rain showers, 50-inch interactive 4K televisions and fine Italian linens, but guests should be sure to venture out to the Italian restaurant concept and the lobby lounge for afternoon tea. “After many years of searching for the appropriate location and opportunity within New York City, we are pleased to continue the growth of the Mr. C Hotel brand with our partners,” developer Bob Ghassemieh says. “The rebirth taking place in the Seaport District as a dining, retail and entertainment destination makes it the perfect home for Mr. C’s only New York hotel.” 33 Peck Slip, mrcseaport.com b e s t n e w h ot e l b e s t s pa In a city rich with luxurious spas, the Spa Valmont at Hôtel Plaza Athénée shines as a premier spot for fabulous facials and indulgent pampering. From the Elixir des Glacier Majestic Treatment ($725), the ultimate 90-minute facial using products from the Valmont Essence of Bees collection, to the newly bowed Instant Glow Facial ($150), a 30-minute express anti-aging facial that will leave your skin radiant and glowing, all treatments use the prestige Spa Valmont product line and begin with tea and a complimentary foot bath and massage. 212.606.4675, plaza-athenee.com/spa-fitness-en.html MR. C SEAPORT PHOTO COURTESY OF MR. C SEAPORT; STEPHANIE WATINE ARNAULT PHOTO COURTESY OF CLOS19; SPA VALMONT PHOTO BY JILL LOTENBERG b e s t c o c k ta i l c u r at i o n “I started to drink Champagne very early on,” says Stephanie Watine Arnault, remembering family gatherings where her passion and palate for fine wines and spirits first developed. As the next generation of the LVMH Moët Hennessy family, Arnault is helming the luxury house’s newest venture, Clos19 ( clos19. com)— an online lifestyle retail brand offering exceptional services, products and experiences from the beverage world of LVMH. “We [not only wanted to sell bottles], but we [also] wanted to explain to our customers what to do with these bottles,” Arnault says. Customers can book Become the Host experiences where experts provide tastings, mixology master classes and curated celebrations. A Champagne master class surveys some of the finest prestige cuvées from Dom Pérignon, Moët & Chandon and more. Cheers!