There's quite a bit of hotel construction going on down in Lower Manhattan, so we thought it was time for a quick round-up of a few notable construction projects in the area.
This 39-story, 320-room new hotel will be occupied by two Marriott hotels, a Residence Inn and a Courtyard by Marriott; another addition to the growing dual-hotel collection. The hotel is being designed by Nobutaka Ashihara Architects and is expected to open in January 2014.
Four Points by Sheraton, 6 Platt
Courtyard by Marriott, 133 Greenwich Street
This 28-floor, 300-room hotel will operate as a Courtyard by Marriott. Designed by Peter Poon Architects and projected to open in 2015.
24 John Street
A 21-story hotel that's been long in development, yet is still nameless.
Aloft, Fletcher Street
From the Lam Group again. This Fletcher Street Aloft Hotel, due to open in March 2014, is one of two currently in development in New York; the other is in Long Island City and scheduled for a September 2015 opening.