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Royalton Hotel

  1. Temporary Closings
    Brasserie 44 Closes to Put on Its Party FaceThe former 44 aims to be a “midtown nightlife destination.”
  2. Nightclubbing
    Doorman God Fabrizio Brienza Comes Out of Retirement to Join in Midtown’sThe Morgans Hotel Group wants to be hip again, and it’s found its guy: “The good are in; the bad are out.”
  3. Openings
    First Look at the Gates, Chelsea’s New ‘Super Luxury’ LoungeA lavish newcomer in the old Biltmore Room space will employ “ambassadors” and a reward system.
  4. Restroom Report
    Secret Stalls and Wacky Waterfalls at 44We didn’t think it got much more futuristic than the automated Japanese toilets at Morimoto, but then we heard of a stainless steel urinal that triggers a waterfall when you step up to bat. We were so intrigued that we ordered a $15 mint julep at the Royalton hotel’s 44 bar and waited until the coast was clear. Were these facilities worthy of being showered with praise?