Waldorf Astoria New York Download PDF


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Height: Architectural 190.5 m / 625 ft
Height: To Tip 190.5 m / 625 ft
Floors Above Ground 47
# of Apartments 352
# of Hotel Rooms 350

Facts

Official Name Waldorf Astoria New York
Other Names The Towers at 301 Park Avenue, The Waldorf=Astoria
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 301 Park Avenue
Postal Code 10022
Building Function residential / hotel
Structural Material steel
Construction Start 1930
Completion 1931
Retrofit Start 2018
Retrofit End 2020
Official Website Waldorf Astoria New York
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Regional Ranking #300 Tallest in North America

Original Companies Involved

Owner
• Current Anbang Insurance Group; The Blackstone Group L.P.
• Past Hilton Hotels
Architect
Design Schultze & Weaver
Structural Engineer
Design H.G. Balcom & Associates

Retrofit Companies Involved

Architect
Design Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP

Global News

China Asks Waldorf Owner Anbang to Sell Assets Abroad
2 Aug 2017 – Chinese authorities have asked Anbang Insurance…

New York’s Waldorf-Astoria to Be Sold in a $1.95 Billion Deal
10 Oct 2014 – Eighty-three years after opening in 1931, the…

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World's tallest single-function hotel, 1931 - 1955.


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