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11/22/2009 05:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

The Waldorf Astoria Presidential Suite: President Obama's Hotel Room In New York (VIDEO)

The presidential suite at the Waldorf Astoria hotel is really living up to its name this week.

President Obama checked in Monday and will be there throughout the United Nations General Assembly meeting. He is the latest in a long-line of presidents to stay or live at the Waldorf, a tradition that dates back to Herbert Hoover.

So what is the president getting for $7,000 a night? Watch the videos and find out!

And a video from a lucky civilian who was randomly upgraded to the room: