Margaritaville, created by musician Jimmy Buffett, is opening its very first northeast hotel and it’s right here in New York City. The new 29-story building with 234 guest rooms will open in the heart of Times Square at 560 Seventh Ave. Once complete, the $300 million dollar project will include a Margaritaville restaurant, a rooftop LandShark Bar & Grill, 5 o’Clock Somewhere Bar, retail space in the lobby, and a rooftop pool overlooking the city’s skyline.
Margaritaville, which has 12 different resorts and hotels across the U.S. is inspired by Buffett’s drunken beach bum persona, the hotel will “will bring an authentic “no worries” vibe to the city that never sleeps,” according to a press release. They also have restaurants in many more locations in the US and Caribbean. The hotel is expected to open in 2020.
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