Tourism & Cruises

Aloft South Beach marks topping off

The Aloft South Beach, under construction at 2360 Collins Ave., is scheduled to open in early 2015.
The Aloft South Beach, under construction at 2360 Collins Ave., is scheduled to open in early 2015.

Construction of the 235-room Aloft South Beach, set to open in early 2015, reached a key point Friday.

A ceremony Friday morning marked the topping off of the building, which incorporates the old Motel Ankara and includes a new eight-story tower.

The hotel at 2360 Collins Ave. is being developed by JMH Development and Madden Real Estate Ventures. The cost of the project has not been disclosed.

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