By I-Chun Chen – Staff Reporter,
Feb 22, 2021 Updated Feb 22, 2021, 5:47pm EST
Tribeca will be the future home of the five-star Hotel Barrière Le Fouquet’s New York, the first hotel in the U.S. under the Barrière brand.
Caspi Development on Tuesday announced the topping out of the hotel at 456 Greenwich St., between Desbrosses Street and Washington Street in the heart of the Tribeca North Historic District,
The eight-story hotel, managed under the Groupe Barrière brand, is scheduled to open next year and will encompass 96 guest rooms and suites.
The property will feature amenities such as a private spa, swimming pool, an interior courtyard, state-of-the-art screening room and board rooms.
“As a flagship of the esteemed Groupe Barrière brand, the hotel will open as one of the finest hospitality destinations in New York,” Joshua Caspi, principal of Caspi Development, said in a statement. “The topping out of 456 Greenwich Street represents a culmination of six years of tireless work by all involved, and it is our aspiration that the property will serve as a beacon of hope to the future of the city.”
“We congratulate Caspi Development on this important milestone for Hotel Barrière Le Fouquet’s New York at 456 Greenwich Street, which reinforces the continued and unwavering commitment to the future of New York that both our companies share,” said Groupe Barrière Chairman and CEO Dominique Desseigne.
The project team included construction manager Aecom Tishman, architect Stephen B. Jacobs Group, interior designer Martin Brudnizki Design Studio, Cameron Engineering and Lehrer Cumming, owner advisor.