Blue Moon Hotel
Posted January 8, 2021 at 5:00 am
The Blue Moon Hotel is singing the blues after a group of local landlords this week took legal action against the city to stop its conversion into a homeless shelter. The owner of the boutique hotel at 100 Orchard Street – perennially for sale without takers – is apparently planning to lease the space to […]
Posted May 15, 2019 at 5:05 am
The Blue Moon Hotel on Orchard Street continues to refine its public-facing lobby operation. Three years ago, the 22-room boutique lodge installed a cafe and juice bar, offering goods from area businesses. That endeavor lasted until a couple months ago, when the operation went dark. Not anymore. The proverbial lights are back on, and now […]
Last modified March 16, 2016 at 9:41 am
The Blue Moon Hotel on Orchard Street is seemingly doing anything it can to elevate awareness and stay relevant. Nothing new really. This time around, the 22-room boutique lodge is tapping the recent juice craze to bring people in. The lobby level is no longer relegated to check-in services and continental breakfast for guests. Coming […]
Posted February 24, 2015 at 5:10 am
Prayer is now public on Orchard Street, bringing it all back home. Its a fairly common sight. Rabbi Stone walking Orchard Street in the hours of the Jewish Sabbath trying to attract men for a minyan, wearing the traditional shawl and black hat. “Are you Jewish, my friend” is his go-to pickup line. Stone is […]
Last modified December 15, 2014 at 9:40 am
The Blue Moon Hotel is a lesson in real estate pricing. Know the value of the property before asking for the farm. In this case, the boutique hotel at 100 Orchard Street has been on the chopping block countless times in the last decade (the first listing was in 2005 for $20 million) for a […]
Last modified September 28, 2012 at 9:29 am
The boutique lodge at 100 Orchard Street has been on the open market for the better part of a decade. Seven years, to be precise.
Posted February 28, 2012 at 11:24 am
When the smoke cleared (literally), a Jewish man in prayer shawl and yarmulke began pacing the area.