Luxury Hotel, Convention Center Planned by Pascua Yaqui Tribe in Tucson

Posted By Mike Padgett

Feb. 22, 2010

TUCSON, Ariz. – A luxury hotel with 215 rooms and a conference center accommodating up to 1,500 guests are planned adjacent to the Pascua Yaqui Tribe’s Casino Del Sol.

Designs for the multimillion-dollar expansion project include includes a steakhouse with seating for 100; an international buffet with seating for up to 250; a lobby lounge and bar; an exercise facility with a spa; an outdoor pool; an arcade for teens next to the lobby and gift shop; and a parking structure with 1,120 spaces.

Rendering of the new hotel and convention center courtesy of McCarthy Building Cos.

Casino Del Sol and Casino of the Sun are owned by the Pascua Yaqui Tribe. Both casinos are southwest of downtown Tucson. A map showing their locations is available on the Tribe’s web site, www.solcasinos.com.

The expansion project’s architect is Phoenix-based Leo A Daly. McCarthy Building Cos. in Tempe is the general contractor. The owner’s representative is Innovation Project Development. Construction will start in March 2010. Completion is scheduled for late 2011.

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Feb 22nd, 2010

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