CitizenM Acquires Land in Downtown Miami, Plans to Break Ground on 348-Room Hotel
MIAMI — Netherlands-based citizenM has acquired 27 acres in downtown Miami to build a 348-room hotel. The land was purchased for $10.8 million from Miami Worldcenter Associates, the developers of Miami Worldcenter, a $2 billion mixed-use project that will include a 60-story Paramount condominium community, the 444-unit CAOBA apartment tower and retail space. Art Falcone and Nitin Motwani lead Miami Worldcenter Associates. citizenM plans to break ground on the 128,000-square-foot, 12-story hotel this year. San Francisco-based architecture firm Gensler is designing the building, which will include a 10th floor sun deck featuring a swimming pool and rooftop bar, along with a fitness center and gym on the 11th floor.