Crescent Hotels & Resorts to open Opus, Westchester, An Autograph Collection Hotel – Hospitality Net
The hotel, which will consist of 146 rooms including 38 luxury suites, will be a hub for the community, playing an important role in the growth and renaissance of White Plains as a modern city center in the heart of Westchester. The name “Opus” refers to both a musical composition and a large-scale artistic work, and true to its name, creativity, art and music will be woven into the fabric of the DNA of the hotel. Guests will enjoy a host of unique programs, such as meditative sound baths, and artistic touches will envelop guests in reverberating experiences in harmony with his creative spirit. The property will be a warm and welcoming space with a social nature and modern appeal, with inviting open spaces, eclectic art and decor, authentic experiences, urban glamor, and personalized service.
At Opus, this experience will begin at street level, welcoming the community into a welcoming lobby with a glamorous and warm residential feel. The space will be luxurious yet accessible with comfortable seating, moving easily from day to night and allowing guests to interact organically and naturally. The lobby and living room will feature walnut wood columns, balanced with modern accents such as lush green walls, bold artwork, and contemporary art and fashion books. The furnishings will feature an eclectic mix of tones, textures and materials, including stone top tables and upholstered and framed pieces in metal, walnut wood, polished chrome and white Carrara stone, with a color palette of warm deep amber tones contrasted by cool blues with reflections. of brass and gold. The centerpiece of the lobby will be a gold leaf crystal chandelier, creating an alluring glow throughout the lobby while giving the open space a homey and grounded feel.
The hotel lobby bar will be infused with a vibrant and eclectic punch. The open and social space will feature raised details with elegant decor, starting with the walnut coffered ceiling with metallic accents and modern pendant lights, contrasting with an abstract and colorful carpet design. The collection of bar stools with animal prints and bright textures, along with dark green velvet upholstered benches, stone tables and mod leather lounge chairs, add a fun and whimsical touch. Guests will be able to relax in the intimate and accessible space, enjoying creative cocktails, chef-led small bites, and social interactions. You will find fine dining at the hotel’s rooftop restaurant, Kanopi, located 42 floors above street level and offering stunning floor-to-ceiling views of the New York City skyline, the River Valley. Hudson and the Long Island Sound. With chef-led tasting menus, boutique wine pairings and an intimate dining experience, Kanopi offers a unique farm-to-table dining experience from chef Anthony Gonçalves, capturing the essence of Portugal while remaining firmly in the tradition. Hudson Valley through seasonal menus featuring old-fashioned flavors from around the world and fresh ingredients from the local farm.
The design concept of the 146 luxury rooms and suites at the Opus is an “art lover’s retreat,” a peaceful getaway away from bustling city life. The residential-style rooms, reminiscent of an urban loft, are spacious, well-appointed and comfortable with ample workspaces. Furniture and design and high-end international brands including Samuelson Furniture, Lusive Lighting and Loloey Carpets feature a mix of different styles and eras. Pulling in Art Deco, Modernist, and traditional style, rooms feature wide plank wood floors and decorative accents including a carving console, red marble and brass table lamp, and rug. The modern and sophisticated work of art consists of a mixture of photographs, paintings and graphic arts, reflecting a residential art collection built over time. The property’s creative spirit continues along the guest hallway with a painterly Modernist-style rug, modern disc ceiling lamp, and sculptural sconces.
ROOF POOL AND WELLNESS
The hotel’s rooftop pool, which offers stunning 360-degree views, will be transformed into a tropical urban oasis with teak furniture with patterned fabrics and lush greenery. The Pool Deck will be activated with programming including a guided fitness session and poolside meditation. The Opus signature sound baths will bring a feeling of well-being and well-being to customers. The gym will offer two Peloton bikes so that guests can enjoy a variety of live and on-demand cycling lessons.
MEETING AND EVENT SPACE
The Opus will feature 10,000 square feet of event space on its second floor, including a newly upgraded gallery and ballroom. The design will be an extension of the lobby, with each event space presenting its own personality and history. The main pre-function area, called ‘The Gallery’, will be a glassed-in space with incredible views from the floor-to-ceiling windows. This space can be transformed into a host of layouts and functions with notable features including an abstract mural set inside a large ceiling handle that will also feature a contemporary gold leaf chandelier, adding a feature. from sculpture to space. The other spaces, a combination of meeting rooms, pre-reception spaces and a grand ballroom, will offer a variety of options for functions of all sizes and sizes, from weddings and mitzvahs to galas. and fundraising.
The Opus, Westchester, Autograph collection follows the protocols of Marriott International’s Commitment to Cleaning, created in collaboration with leading experts in food and water safety, hygiene and infection prevention and operation hotelier. These protocols include the mandatory wearing of a mask for all hotel guests and associates, and the use of disinfectants recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and the World Health Organization to disinfect hotel surfaces.