Omni Hotel just over year away from completion - WKRN News 2

Omni Hotel just over year away from completion

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The new Omni Hotel located in downtown Nashville is just over a year away from completion, officials said.

The luxury hotel, which is located across from the Music City Center, originally broke ground  last June.

When complete, the hotel will feature 800 guest rooms and suites and more than 800,000 square feet of meeting and event space entertainment venues, as well as a spa and fitness center.

"We'll be doing one guest room level every 10 days," Director of Sales and Marketing Tod Roadarmel said. "Our hopes are to be topping off around mid-fall, October this year."

Officials said the project is ahead of schedule and is set to open in the fall of 2013.

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