Central Park Marriott to Open December 2013
Monday April 29th, 2013 - 9:47AM GB
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NEW YORK—The completion date of the Central Park Marriott, located at 54th Street and Broadway here, has been moved up for the third time. The owner, Granite Broadway Development, LLC, has charged CNY Group, LLC, with opening the property by December 2013.
The Central Park Marriott will contain two select service hotels a 378-room Courtyard by Marriott and a 261-room extended-stay Residence Inn by Marriott, which will serve as flagships for the chain.
Once completed, the $200-million project will feature a total of 639 rooms, as well as a fitness club, lounges, bar and restaurant establishments, a retail store, business center, conference center and outdoor terrace, all within a 371,000-sq.-ft. space.
Standing at 753 feet, the building will become the tallest Marriott in the world.
Tags: • Hospitality • Brands • Construction/Renovation •
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