Eye 3 Yellow 3d 2 new logo Philly_KYW_new Philly_94WIP_new CBS Sports Radio 610 Philly_WPHT_new

Stephen Girard

(credit: John McDevitt)

Hotel Monaco Opens In Old City

It took 18 months and $89-million to rehab a historic Old City office building and make it Philadelphia’s newest luxury hotel. Hotel Monaco, adjacent to Independence Mall, opened on Thursday.

10/04/2012

(The Lafayette Building, in July.  Credit: Ed Fischer)

Major Construction Begins For Hotel Monaco, Opening 2012 On Independence Mall

It’ll be called the Hotel Monaco, and it’s being built at 5th and Chestnut Streets, in the shell of the former Lafayette Building.

09/15/2011