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New owners plan to reopen Clermont Hotel

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There are plans to bring Atlanta's landmark Clermont Hotel back to life.

The hotel confirms on its Facebook page that it has been sold to developers who plan to turn it into a boutique hotel.

Its iconic basement strip club, the Clermont Lounge, which often attracts celebrities, is expected to stay.

The hotel was built in the 1920s but was foreclosed upon and ordered closed by health inspectors in 2009.

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