Marriott Opens North America's Tallest Hotel In Midtown Manhattan
Marriott International, Inc. and G Holdings announced on January 7th the opening of an iconic addition to the New York City skyline, the tallest single-use hotel in North America with a combined 378-room Courtyard hotel and 261-suite Residence Inn.
The $320 million tallest single-use hotel in North America is located at 1717 Broadway. Built and owned by G Holdings and managed by Interstate Hotels & Resorts. The impressive 68-story building is just steps from Central Park and Times Square. The hotels offer guests convenient access to Carnegie Hall, the Broadway Theater District, Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Center and Radio City Music Hall.
The hotels offer shared 6,000 square feet of meeting space, a fitness center located on the 35th floor with floor-to-ceiling windows and an outdoor sundeck for stretching, relaxing or seasonal sunning. Some guest rooms also feature floor-to-ceiling windows offering spectacular views of Central Park, Times Square and the Hudson River.
Whether traveling on business or pleasure, guests will enjoy the complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. In addition, each room delivers 1.25 gigabytes of bandwidth with horizontal and vertical fiber optical cable network that allows for fast, extensive use on multiple devices at one time. Smart TVs offer 60 HD channels.
Groundbreaking artwork, which includes breathtaking sculptures to full wall murals throughout the hotel by renowned abstract expressionist artist, William DeBilzan creates a unique, new experience for travelers staying at the hotel. The artwork traverses five floors of the hotel and is inspired by New York City, as well as themes of love and life.
For more information or reservations, contact the hotels directly at 212-324-3773-4, call the Residence Inn toll-free number at 800-331-3131, the Courtyard toll-free number at 800-321-2211 or visit residenceinn.com or courtyard.com.