Construction is about to begin on a new five-story hotel in South Beach.
Developer Finvarb Group began demolition at the site this week, located at 1750 Alton Road. The building that is being torn down was once a Boston Market .
The new hotel will open in 2018, managed by Kimpton. It will be called the Hotel Palomar South Beach and include 96 rooms.
Kobi Karp is the architect.