Omni Breaks Ground on Fort Worth Hotel

Fort Worth, Texas -- Omni Hotels today broke ground on a 604-room headquarters hotel across the street from the convention center here.

The $115-million hotel will contain 40,000 square feet of flexible meeting space plus 10,000 square feet of outdoor space.

Amenities include a full-service spa and fitness center, and wireless, high-speed Internet access in the guest rooms and throughout the public spaces.

The hotel, to be owned and operated by Omni, is expected to open in late 2008 or the first quarter of 2009. Omni operates 40 upscale hotels across North America.