Wyndham Garden Hotel
Posted February 8, 2018 at 5:00 am
Despite public outcry, a potential hunger strike, and plenty of media coverage, the evicted residents of 85 Bowery won’t be returning home for at least another six weeks. That’s the timeline circulating from landlord Joseph Betesh’s camp for “emergency repairs” to conclude. Progress is at a trickle. According to The Village Voice, the replacement stairs […]
Posted February 2, 2018 at 5:00 am
With the deadline to complete emergency repairs elapsed (February 1), it would appear that the controversial landlord of 85 Bowery has caved to pressure to house his displaced tenants until the job is done. You’ll recall that 75 residents of 85 Bowery were evacuated from the Chinatown tenement two weeks ago after a court-ordered inspection […]
Posted December 6, 2017 at 5:16 am
At age five, the eyesore that is the Wyndham Garden Hotel on the Bowery keeps padding its stable of food and beverage. As of yesterday, the eighteen-story, 106-room hotel now boasts a ramen restaurant to its name. Indeed, Shinka Ramen & Sake is the fifth onsite hangout for the Wyndham Garden Hotel, behind the Wu Room, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Posted August 26, 2013 at 6:10 am
Looks like the monstrosity that is the Wyndham Garden Hotel will soon have some company.
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.
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.