Sheraton & A loft by W Hotels
Brooklyn A large site facing a new public square is developed with two hotels for Starwood, a 300 room full service The 24 story full-service pair of buildings Sheraton and a 180 room “aloft” by W Hotels. features extensive amenities including ballrooms, conference facilities, spa, fitness center, aquatic center, restaurants and rooftop bar. The 200,000 square foot development was tailored to fit a master plan by NYC Economic Development Corporation and the Mayor’s office as part of the revitalization of downtown Brooklyn. Crafted to a site with a zoning street wall requirement, the bases of the side-by-side structures terminate in a stepped terrace configuration that provides premium suite units, many with outdoor space overlooking Willoughby Square. The stepping facade planes and horizontally banded windows capture the unique wrap-around views afforded to the first major development under the historic rezoning initiative. Completion: 2008 Budget: $45,000,000