LIVING THE HOTEL HIGH-LIFE AT 1301 THROCKMORTON
FORT WORTH, TX (October 23, 2009) – To officially commemorate the opening of the 1301 Throckmorton, the luxury condominiums atop the new Omni Fort Worth Hotel, VIPs and owners were invited to a special reception last night. Among those in attendance were new condo owners Mr. and Mrs. Nolan Ryan as well as Mr. and Mrs. Robert Rowling, owner of TRT Holdings, the parent company of Omni Hotels. The first residents are expected to move-in within the next few weeks. The evening provided guests with a first look at the recently completed entrance and lobby on Throckmorton, the 16th floor Club Lounge, state-of-the-art fitness center and the stunning pool and rooftop garden.
“Last night provided the perfect opportunity for residents and potential owners to experience first-hand what 1301 has to offer—from the beautiful private pool area and luxury amenities to breathtaking views of the city skyline,” said Mike Smith, senior vice president for Omni Hotels. “Downtown Fort Worth has much to offer—from the city’s Western heritage, great shopping, a wide array of dining and entertainment choices and the best in fine and performing arts—and we are thrilled to be making it so accessible for our residents.”
Owners are considered permanent guests at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel and are invited to enjoy the ease and convenience of the hotel services. In-resident dining is available for owners, 24 hours a day, from the varied Omni Fort Worth Hotel venues, including Bob’s Steak & Chop House, Wine Thief wine bar, Cast Iron restaurant and Whiskey & Rye sports bar. Residents also have access to an Omni chef who is available to cater anything from small intimate gatherings like a romantic dinner on the balcony to a private party for a larger group of guests. Additional amenities include in-room spa treatments from the full-service luxury Mokara spa, housekeeping services, valet and concierge service, Kimbell Art Museum store and the hotel fitness center.
Each residence was designed by Faulkner Design Group with every detail taken into consideration to ensure a complete luxury experience with Fort Worth flare. Exceptional kitchens with Viking and APSO professional-quality appliances and fixtures combined with granites, hardwoods and limestone flooring create a sophisticated, comfortable living environment.
Several different floor plans are available to meet resident needs; most with spacious balconies. Prices begin at $600,000 and go up to $2.65 million. Additional information about the 1301 Throckmorton Omni Residences is available at 1301throckmorton.com
ABOUT THE OMNI FORT WORTH HOTEL
The breathtaking Omni Fort Worth Hotel
offers an original taste of Texas hospitality. Standing across from the Fort Worth Convention Center, the hotel is within walking distance of the city’s burgeoning cultural centers, restaurants and nightlife, and offers a casual yet sophisticated style and a personality that is as gracious and dynamic as Fort Worth itself. The Omni Fort Worth Hotel consists of 614 guest rooms and suites featuring exceptional natural linens, saddle-blanket throws and stitched pillows. The luxury hotel also boasts fine culinary selections including the renowned Bob’s Steak & Chop House, Wine Thief wine bar, Whisky & Rye sports bar and Cast Iron restaurant for a casual dining experience.
ncluded among the hotel’s 68,000 square feet of meeting and event space are 29 meeting rooms including the grand Texas Ballroom, which alone encompasses 18,788 square feet. The hotel also houses 6,500 square feet of useable outdoor space and access to the Fort Worth Convention Center meeting space, which includes entry to the stunning Fort Worth Water Gardens. Other highlights include 20,000 square feet of landscaped roof-top space, a full-service fitness center, Wi-Fi access, a Kimbell Art Museum Store and the acclaimed Mokara Spa.
ABOUT OMNI HOTELS
Omni Hotels creates compelling, memorable guest experiences at 45 luxury hotels and resorts in leading business gateways and leisure destinations across North America. From exceptional golf and spa retreats to dynamic business settings, each location features four-diamond services, including award-winning signature restaurants, Wi-Fi connectivity and unique fitness options. Omni’s mission for total customer service is further supported by its “Power of One” program that empowers associates to make on-the-spot decisions to meet or exceed guest expectations. Guests can locate hotels and book accommodations by visiting www.omnihotels.com
or by calling 1-800-THE-OMNI.