Can it be true? Can the long-awaited grand–and I do mean grand–re-opening of the Bossert finally be upon us?
The Brooklyn Paper says, yes, indeed. Or, maybe.
Fen Hotels, which runs dozens of hotels across Latin America and a handful in the United States, will be the operator of the landmarked Montague Street hotel and hopes to have the building once known as Brooklyn’s Waldorf-Astoria back open for business sometime during winter 2016, a company rep said.
The Bossert was purchased in 2012 from the Jehovah’s Witnesses in order to be transformed to its former glory as a destination hotel. While it’s unlikely that any of New York’s baseball teams will celebrate a World Series win there, as the Dodgers did in 1955, maybe we’ll finally be able to head to the roof and look out at the Manhattan skyline and sip cocktails at Brooklyn’s newest, hottest spot.
Read the full story at the Brooklyn Paper…