Blue Ivy Carter enters the world surrounded by flat-screen TVs and a kitchenette

By Liz Raftery
Updated January 12, 2012 04:00 PM
Credit: Courtesy TMZ

Talk about making a grand entrance!

Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, came into the world in style in New York’s Lenox Hill Hospital. posted pictures of the suite Thursday, and hospital officials have confirmed the images are the real deal.

The birthing room’s amenities include four flat-screen TVs, a kitchenette and a full living room set for visitors.

Hospital officials previously denied reports that Beyoncé and Jay-Z paid $1.3 million to rent an entire floor of the facility.

“The family is housed in an executive suite at the hospital and is being billed the standard rate for those accommodations,” Lenox Hill Executive Director Frank Danza said in a statement. “Our executive suites are available for any patient, including the food service and amenities provided to the Carter family.”

Blue Ivy was born on Jan. 7, and the family checked out of the hospital the following Tuesday.