OMNI PGA FRISCO RESORT CELEBRATES TOPPING OUT
The Most Expansive Resort Development in the U.S. Paves Way for Frisco to Become a Leading Destination for Golf
FRISCO, TX (February 11, 2022) – Today, the highly anticipated Omni PGA Frisco Resort celebrated its topping out with an official ceremony that marked a major milestone for the country’s largest resort currently in development. Slated to open spring 2023, the resort will boast 510 luxury guest rooms and Texas ranch homes, a dynamic mix of entertainment, dining, and retail, and two championship golf courses, representing a $520 million investment into the City of Frisco.
“This is a truly special development that will draw a whole new market of business and leisure travelers to Texas, including significant group business that typically haven’t even considered Dallas for their needs,” said Peter Strebel, president, Omni Hotels & Resorts. “Residents of Frisco will have access to some of the most extraordinary golfing facilities in the country, not to mention fabulous dining, spa, and more.”
Omni Hotels & Resorts, general contractors Brasfield & Gorrie, and SB Architects participated in the traditional ceremony, which included placing an Evergreen atop the building along with the American flag, and an unveiling of the resort’s model guestrooms.
“Topping out is an opportunity to celebrate the work of the hundreds of teammates who have built this hotel structure. Their efforts make this exciting project possible,” said Brasfield & Gorrie Regional Vice President and Division Manager Jason Weeks. “We’re also grateful for our ongoing relationship with Omni Hotels & Resorts and TRT Holdings, for whom we’ve previously built the Omni Oklahoma City Hotel, TRT Holdings Headquarters, and other projects.”
Jeff Smith, Vice President and Managing Director Omni PGA Frisco Resort, gave special thanks the hundreds of construction workers in attendance, as well as TRT Holdings’ Blake and Robert Rowling, and Peter Strebel for their passion, dedication, and commitment to building this a one-of-a-kind resort.
Additional remarks came from Chris Hartman, Senior Project Manager, Brasfield & Gorrie; Tyler Davis, Project Manager, Brasfield & Gorrie; Mike Hayes, Senior Superintendent, Brasfield & Gorrie; and Bruce Wright, Senior Vice President and Principal, SB Architects.
Now open for group sales, Omni PGA Frisco Resort, owned and developed by Omni Hotels & Resorts in a private/public partnership with the City of Frisco, will open in spring 2023, and will become a beacon of the community and home to modern golf in North America.
For more information on Omni PGA Frisco Resort or to book, visit omnihotels.com/hotels/pga-frisco. For Additional information, please call 1-800-The-Omni, and follow Omni Hotels & Resorts at www.Facebook.com/OmniHotels, and www.Instagram.com/OmniHotels.
About Omni PGA Frisco
Slated to open in Spring 2023 in partnership with PGA of America and the City of Frisco, Omni PGA Frisco Resort, will become a leading destination for golf providing an unparalleled experience for those who are advanced players, new to the game, and everything in between. The resort will feature 510 luxurious guest rooms, Texas ranch homes, each with dramatic views of two 18-hole championship golf courses designed by Beau Welling and Gil Hanse. Additionally, the resort will feature, a lighted 10-hole short course and two-acre putting green, Lounge by Topgolf, PGA Frisco Coaching Center and a practice facility will be anchored by a clubhouse and entertainment district. When open, the resort will play host to the KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship, and 26 additional championships scheduled in Frisco through 2034, including two PGA Championship events, and the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship. A true culinary, recreation, relaxation, meeting and entertainment destination, Omni PGA Frisco Resort will offer 12 dining outlets, three pools including an adults-only rooftop infinity pool, 127,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and event space, and a destination spa. PGA Frisco is the new home of the PGA Headquarters, which was designed to deliver innovative and differentiated experiences for 28,000 PGA Golf Professionals and golfers of all abilities. An expansive retail and entertainment district will feature dining, shopping and an outdoor stage set to be activated for concerts and other outdoor programming every guest and a heightened level of recognition and rewards delivered through its Select Guest® loyalty program.
About Omni Hotels & Resorts
Omni Hotels & Resorts creates genuine, authentic guest experiences at over 50 distinct hotels and resorts in the country’s most popular leisure and business destinations across the United States, Canada, and Mexico. With more than 21 iconic golf courses, and multiple short courses, 24 award-winning spas featured in dynamic locales nationwide, every Omni proudly opens its doors to share the true spirit of its destination. Reflected through local color, personalized service, unique wellness options, signature restaurants and creative culinary offerings, Omni leaves a lasting impression with every guest and a heightened level of recognition and rewards delivered through its Select Guest® loyalty program. 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 for food banks to feed children, families, and seniors in communities in which it operates. Through its partnership with Shared Hope International, Omni is dedicated to the education and training of its associates to help combat human trafficking. Omni Hotels & Resorts is the official hotel of the PGA TOUR® and PGA TOUR Champions. For information or to book accommodations, visit omnihotels.com or call 1-800-The-Omni.
About Brasfield & Gorrie
Brasfield & Gorrie is one of the nation's largest privately held construction firms, providing general contracting, design-build, and construction management services for a wide variety of markets, including healthcare, commercial, institutional, federal, municipal, industrial, infrastructure, and water/wastewater treatment.
About SB Architects
From offices in San Francisco, Miami, London, and Hong Kong, SB Architects has leveraged its architectural craft to create hospitality, residential, and mixed-use buildings that elevate the human experience. With a new leadership team that is diverse in skillset and race and ethnicity, age, and gender, the firm will continue its steady evolution, strengthening the core business while expanding its international portfolio.