W Downtown Hotel Opens
The W Downtown Hotel & Residences, a new 57 story air-rights building in lower Manhattan, recently opened for business.
This mixed-use project includes 217 hotel rooms, 223 condominium apartments, meeting and back-of-house support spaces for the hotel, a restaurant, and a public plaza. The tower overlooks the site of the World Trade Center Memorial. Portions of the curtain wall and plaza are being completed over the coming months.
AKM served as the Executive Architect for this project. Gwathmey Siegel & Associates Architects are the Design Architects. Interiors are by Graft, and the BLT restaurant by CCS Architecture.