Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. continues to expand its hotel portfolio with the opening of its first Aloft hotel in the Financial District of New York City. Aloft Manhattan Downtown – Financial District will bring an exciting new offering to this rapidly evolving neighborhood with its leading-edge design, innovative technologies and live music offerings – all at the right rate.
Aloft Financial District is ideally located on Ann Street, a short walk from the New York Stock Exchange, City Hall, One World Trade Center and numerous global corporate headquarters including Goldman Sachs and American Express. Notable New York City landmarks are also within reach by walking or via subway, including Battery Park, the Brooklyn Bridge Promenade, the Statue of Liberty, South Street Seaport, SoHo, Chinatown and Brooklyn. Amenities at Aloft Financial District include a 24-hour fitness center, the brand’s signature W XYZ® bar, 250 square feet of flexible meeting space, the re:mix lounge and re:fuel at Aloft – a one-stop grab & go food and beverage area.,
Brian McGuinness, Global Brand Leader, Specialty Select Brands for Starwood said “As we approach the 100th hotel milestone worldwide, we’re on track to double the Aloft portfolio in New York City by 2018.”
Aloft remains the fastest growing brand in the history of hospitality with 100 hotels in 15 countries. Recently marked by the openings of Aloft Munich in Germany and Aloft South Beach in Miami, the brand continues to expand in key global markets with eight additional hotels set to open by the end of 2015.