Omni Hotels & Resorts leads the way for the Omni Tempe Hotel at ASU
TEMPE, Arizona., September 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Omni Hotels and Resorts announced today that it has opened the Omni Tempe Hotel at ASU, a 330-room hotel, slated to open in 2023, in the heart of downtown Temple on the Arizona State University (ASU) campus. Pierre Strebel, President of Omni Hotel & Resorts, led the way alongside Temple Mayor Corey Wood, as well as the president of ASU Michael Raven, Regent Bill Ridenour and John Creer, ASU Vice President of Real Estate, and other distinguished guests. The 16-story hotel, located at 7 East University Drive, will increase Temple downtown revitalized and bring some of the city’s largest conference and meeting spaces.
“The City of Tempé and ASU have created a great environment for students, visitors and locals, and we are delighted to be a part of this exciting time of growth and change in the Temple community, ”said Pierre Strebel. “Omni is a recognized leader in the destination hospitality market, constantly redefining and reimagining the traditional downtown hotel as well as luxury resorts. We look forward to bringing a whole new hospitality and hospitality experience. meetings in the city that Temple on the map as the destination. “
The hotel is a $ 125 million investment and as part of a public-private partnership with Arizona State University (ASU) and the City of Tempé. Tempe Town Center is booming with attractions, businesses, residents and visitors, and the Omni Tempe Hotel at ASU will be the incredible completion of a major downtown intersection.
“This hotel is not only a collaborative effort that will have a significant benefit to our community, but this prominent corner will ultimately be developed into a thriving and vibrant space accessible to locals and visitors,” said Mayor Woods. “I look forward to the synergy that is being created with the organizations, companies, teams and families who will come to benefit from Omni in Temple. ”
Omni will develop the hotel in conjunction with a team of seasoned hospitality professionals including C + TC Design Studio, Inc. (architect), Brasfield & Gorrie (general contractor) and Monogram at BBGM (interior design). The hotel will feature 330 guest rooms, including 11 suites, four restaurants, a spacious pool, shopping, and nearly 36,000 square feet of flexible indoor and outdoor meeting space with unobstructed views of the ASU campus and the Arizona urban landscape.
“Arizona State University is delighted to be associated with the City of Tempé by bringing a four-star hotel and conference center to the intersection of the ASU Tempe campus and downtown Temple,” noted Morgan R. Olsen, Executive Vice President, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of ASU. “The Omni Tempe Hotel at ASU will provide a world-class venue for visitors and, from our perspective, for bringing together academics and experts on a wide range of topics that will enrich academic and community life. We are very happy to reach this milestone, and we are confident that Omni will provide a great experience for the many visitors drawn to ASU and downtown. Temple, and are a great complement to our cultural and educational assets, our shopping and entertainment venues, and our thriving businesses. “
The Omni Tempe Hotel at ASU will be a lifestyle hotel, reflecting its natural surroundings and the unique local culture of Arizona:
- Design: The design elements of the hotel highlight Temple local and cultural landscape, incorporating the modern and industrial feel of ASU with that of Arizona rich hues of the desert. Contrasts of that of Arizona light and shade create texture and patterns that will blend with the hotel’s concrete, leather, metal and natural materials accents. Other nods to the ASU campus can be found throughout the hotel, with abstract artwork from library books, artwork from local artists and alumni, and library tables throughout. the lobby bar.
- Culinary: With four culinary outlets planned, each outlet will serve unique and locally inspired cuisine. From a café-bar that evolves into a cocktail bar at night, to a pool bar with a view of the Temple Skyline, there are food and drink offerings available throughout the day to suit all palates. Guests and Temple locals will also enjoy stunning views from the rooftop restaurant and lounge which will feature indoor and outdoor spaces, covered spaces and bold design elements that celebrate the Arizona urban landscape.
- Approvals: Guests will enjoy the elevated pool deck with lounge and recreation area, retail space with authentically selected local produce and a state-of-the-art fitness center.
- Meetings and special events: The Omni Tempe Hotel at ASU will be a destination for meetings and events. Boasting nearly 36,000 square feet of meeting and event space, the hotel will feature four boardrooms, a boardroom, two ballrooms and an event lawn, allowing events to take place from the inside outside. Boasting the largest continuous ballroom in TempleAt over 15,000 square feet, the Grand Ballroom features high ceilings, a neutral color palette, and the ability to configure the space to accommodate any group, meeting, wedding, or social event.
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About Omni Hotels & Resorts
Omni Hotels & Resorts creates authentic and authentic guest experiences at more than 50 distinct luxury hotels and resorts in major business and leisure destinations across North America. With over 21 iconic golf courses and multiple short courses, 24 award-winning spas featured in vibrant locations nationwide, each Omni proudly opens its doors to share the true spirit of its destination. Reflected by local color, personalized service, unique wellness options, exclusive dining and creative culinary offerings, Omni leaves a lasting impression on every guest and an increased level of recognition and rewards through its loyalty program. Select Guest®. Omni is committed to reducing hunger and is on a mission, through its Say Goodnight to Hunger initiative, to provide millions of meals each year to food banks to feed children, families and the elderly in communities. communities in which it operates. Through its partnership with Shared Hope International, Omni is dedicated to educating and training its associates to help fight human trafficking. Omni Hotels & Resorts is the official hotel of the PGA TOUR® and PGA TOUR Champions. For more information or to book accommodation, visit omnihotels.com or call 1-800-The-Omni.
The hotel renderings can be found HERE.
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