Permits have been filed for a 23-story hotel at 777 Eighth Avenue in Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan. Located between 47th Street and 48th Street, the interior lot is two blocks south of the 50th Street subway station, serviced by the A, C, and E trains and one block west of the 49th Street station, serviced by the N, R, and W trains. Also within walking distance is Times Square and the Port Authority transit hub. McSam Hotel Group under the TSGL 8th Avenue LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The proposed 209-foot-tall development will yield 61,561 square feet, with 50,000 square feet designated for commercial space. The building will have 169 hotel rooms, with an average unit scope of 295 square feet. The concrete-based structure will also have a 30-foot-long rear yard.
Gene Kaufman Architect is listed as the architect of record.
Demolition permits have not been filed yet. An estimated completion date has not been announced.