Affinia Manhattan Opens 'Westminster Dog Run'
Penthouse-level Dog Run and Salon to be Open for Show Dogs on Hotel’s Premises during the
134th Annual Westminster Dog Show
New York, NY (Vocus) January 14, 2010 -- The Affinia Manhattan, an all-suite hotel at the center of it all, is
proud to announce that it is an official host hotel for this year’s Westminster Kennel Club’s 134th Annual Dog
Show taking place at Madison Square Garden on February 15th and 16th. In honor of the show, the Affinia
Manhattan, located directly across the street, will offer fine amenities for pets and their owners allowing both to
primp, pamper and prepare for the show.
For the second year in a row, The Affinia Manhattan will transform their Skywalk suite into a Westminster Dog
Run. This outdoor area, which has stunning New York City views, will allow pooches of all sizes with the ability
to run, play, and relax if they choose. A designated bathroom area for all dogs will also be provided.
The Westminster Dog Run is free and available for registered guests during the following dates and times:
February 12: 3 p.m. – 11 p.m.; February 13–16: 7 a.m.–11 p.m.; February 17: 7 a.m.– 3 p.m.
To further enhance the dogs’ experiences, the Affinia Manhattan will be adding a new, Doggie Day Salon in the
hotel during the days of the show, offering a private space for the owners to groom their dogs. This salon will
have amenities such as a walk in shower, a hand held shower head, a table, and towels, providing a more
exclusive alternative to grooming in the suite or at the actual event. Guests are required to bring their own
This service will be available for one hour slots by appointment only for an additional fee $50 (plus applicable
taxes). Once a reservation is confirmed the client must check in with the Front Desk and be escorted to the Salon
suite. Appointments are available during the following dates and times: February 14 – 16: - 7 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
For further details, please visit the Affinia Man