Just when we thought it was impossible to top New York City's sky-high rent prices, opened its doors for a peek at a swanky apartment on the rental market for an unbelievable $500,000 per month.
The legendary hotel is known for its stunning Central Park views and white glove service, and now they're offering all of those five-star amenities for an extended stay. In other words, you can pull an Eloise and live there full-time, according to . With past residents like Elizabeth Taylor and Yves Saint Laurent, you know The Pierre lives up to its glamorous reputation.
The — a word that doesn’t even come close to describing this pied-à-terre, which stretches across the entire floor — is for a whopping half-million dollars. It comes with 4,786 square feet of living space, six bedrooms, six marble-tiled bathrooms and a full dining room. So, bring your family and friends and, well, pretty much everyone you know.
The interiors are are everything you'd expect, with furnishings covered in rich silks and brocade, and Murano glass chandeliers throughout the sunny space.
Given that the apartment is located inside of a hotel, it's only fitting that a stay here come with the amenities hotel guests are used to, including butler service, pet pampering, twice-daily maid service, Etro toiletries and the hotel's chauffeur-driven Jaguar, just to name a few.
The next lucky renter will also have regular access to the hotel's high-end dining options — and — as well as the spa and salon, to pamper in preparation for all the exclusive events you'll have access to thanks to the concierge.
Leases can last for as little as 30 days, which may explain why this gem has been on and off the market a few times now. Take a tour of the apartment below, and Andres Perea-Garzon of if you are feeling tempted to call it home.