Travel Plans Don’t Mean A Red Card To The World Cup!

You have unexpected travel plans, but the World Cup just won’t wait! Just because you have to leave town doesn’t mean you have to be a served a red card to all of the televised festivities!

Soccer enthusiasts never have to miss a foul, fight or free kick at the Iroquois Hotel. This Manhattan inn has gone through the goal posts for their revered guests who can now combine their business plans with their personal pastimes. Le Petit Triomphe, the private dining area of the hotel’s renowned downstairs restaurant, Triomphe, will be broadcasting the 2006 World Cup games on its LG flat screen high definition TV until the very last goal has been scored on September 7th. Spectators can indulge in the American-French fare of the restaurant, which has just released its new spring and summer menus, or these transient tenants of the hotel can enjoy a complimentary glass of refreshing lemon iced tea from the vintage glass and brass tea dispenser at the front desk.

About the Iroquois

Located at 49 West 44th Street in Manhattan between Fifth and Sixth Avenues, the newly renovated Iroquois ( offers deluxe, full-service accommodations in a 114-room, nine-suite boutique hotel situated in the heart of midtown Manhattan. The hotel, built in 1923, is in the style of an elegant private mansion. The French limestone facade has been newly restored and faces a tree-lined sidewalk. From its marble lobby and elegant, top-Zagat-rated French-American Triomphe restaurant (, to its comfortable mahogany interiors and fitness center, the Iroquois is an architecturally distinguished hotel lavishly renovated for the 21st century.

The Iroquois Hotel is a stone’s throw away to the Theatre District, Grand Central Station for easy comings and goings, and the nonstop hustle and bustle of Times Square. Taking in a Broadway show, shopping on Fifth Avenue, visiting Rockefeller Center, attending meetings in Midtown or simply seeing the magnificent neon lights of Times Square – guests of the Iroquois are granted easy access to prime Manhattan.

Hotel amenities include the Triomphe restaurant, 24-hour room service, complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge service, library and complimentary 24-hour fitness center. Finnish sauna, Frette linens and robes, Anichini towels, Molten Brown bathroom amenities, dual line telephones and CD players are also offered.

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