Wyndham Garden Hotel

Former Tenants of 128 Hester Street Demand Relocation Payments from Landlord 7 Years After Demolition and Displacement

Posted December 17, 2016 at 5:18 am

Seven years a blight. The junkyard that is now 128 Hester Street remains an urban wasteland, and doubles as icon of developer greed. It’s a dangerous pit of detritus cordoned off with chain-link fencing. There has been no activity here since the building demolition displaced eight families in 2009. It began with alleged neglect by […]

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‘The Grayson’ Principal Partnering with Wyndham Garden Hotel for ‘Wu Room’ Lobby Bars

Posted March 8, 2016 at 5:19 am

​It appears that the eyesore of a hotel at 93 Bowery is teaming up with an East Village bar owner for its lobby operations. Kenneth Caulfield – who opened The Grayson frat bar on First Avenue last year – has been tapped by the Wyndham Garden Hotel on the Bowery. The team will appear before […]

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Notes from CB3: Williamsburg Pizza Approved, Despite Bathroom Situation; Tre Extends Hours

Posted November 17, 2015 at 5:00 am

Last night was a momentous occasion. The SLA subcommittee of Community Board 3 only discussed eight new applicants seeking booze approval. Certainly a rarity these days. Let’s dive into the details. Williamsburg Pizza, 277 Broome Street Holding down the corner of Allen and Broome Streets the last two years, Williamsburg Pizza was on the docket […]

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Michael Kang To Drop 9-Story Commercial Building at 89 Bowery

Posted August 26, 2013 at 6:10 am

Looks like the monstrosity that is the Wyndham Garden Hotel will soon have some company.

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View of the Lower East Side from Wyndham Garden Rooftop

Posted October 17, 2012 at 10:31 am

One stealth Boogie reader wandered into the Wyndham Garden Chinatown hotel at 93 Bowery last week, and jumped in the elevator to the roof.

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Elevate Restaurant & Lounge Opening Inside Wyndham Garden on Bowery

Posted October 8, 2012 at 6:28 am

With final preparations underway inside this eyesore of a Bowery lodge, more details are coming to light. Like the resident restaurant.

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Rally Today for Displaced Tenants of 128 Hester

Posted August 24, 2012 at 10:16 am

As the Wyndham Garden Hotel glistens in the sunlight, its aqua facade reflecting across the Bowery, the former residents of 128 Hester Street continue to suffer hardships.

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Meet the Howard Johnson at 5 Allen Street

Posted April 16, 2012 at 6:48 am

The interweaving mess of scaffolding, plywood, and netting was dismantled rather recently, leaving an unencumbered view of the finger building.


Wyndham Garden Hotel on the Bowery Sheds Scaffold

Posted March 28, 2012 at 6:44 am

It’s been an eyesore ever since ground broke at the southeast corner of Bowery and Hester Street. Now four years later, this is what the Lower East Side must tolerate.


Rosie Mendez Calls on City Planning to Support “East Bowery Preservation Plan”

Posted February 7, 2012 at 6:19 am

At the forefront of the campaign these last few years, the Bowery Alliance of Neighbors continues the fight to safeguard our beloved thoroughfare.