Here’s a shot from a recent hard-hat tour of the Hotel Alessandra, under construction on a corner of the GreenStreet don’t-call-it-a-mall Downtown. The view hints at what a poolside scene might look like when the hotel opens in October, though not exactly: Marlowe, the 20-story Randall Davis Company condo seen rising in the left background (in front of the Hilton Americas), should look a bit less
stubbly stubby by then.
Next, a few pics from the Alessandra lobby, highlighting the swervy ceiling:
And the main staircase below:
- Previously on Swamplot: A Downtown Height Check on Alessandra and Marlowe; Expectations Lowered Another Notch for Rising Hotel Alessandra’s Floor Count; Hotel Alessandra Tower Redesign Loses the Swoops and Curves; Demolition Work on GreenStreet for the Swoopy New Hotel Alessandra Begins Next Week; New Mod Downtown Highrise Hotel Alessandra Will Slam Dunk Former Yao Ming Spot at GreenStreet;
Photos: Swamplot inbox (top 2 images); Jack Thompson (bottom 2)