NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The iconic Plaza Hotel on Fifth Avenue is welcoming guests for the first time in more than a year Thursday.
The hotel had been closed during the coronavirus pandemic.READ MORE: Federal Arrest Warrant Issued For Gabby Petito's Missing Fiancé Brian Laundrie
The Plaza says it is taking safety precautions to keep guests and employees safe.READ MORE: 'I Can't Take This Anymore': Heavy Rain In Tri-State Area Renews Flooding Concerns For Many Still Dealing With Damage From Ida
Guests will have the option of a contactless check-in and there will be higher standards of housekeeping throughout the property, the hotel said.MORE NEWS: 1 Killed, 13 Injured In Shooting At Kroger In Collierville, Tennessee
In-suite COVID testing is also available for guests.