Frisco will be home to Texas's first Langham Hotels & Resorts hotel.
Thomas Land & Development announced this week that international luxury hotel brand plans to locate within Wade Park, a 175-acre, $1.6 billion upscale mixed-use development underway in Frisco.
Slated to open in early 2018, the new hotel will be prominently located along the Dallas North Tollway at Lebanon Road.
“We are thrilled to partner with Langham Hospitality Group to introduce the prestigious five-star Langham Hotels & Resorts brand to North Texas,” stated Stan Thomas, president and CEO of Thomas Land and
Development, owner and developer of Wade Park and the hotel, in a press release. “This hotel will be a centerpiece for Wade Park, surrounded by high-end restaurants, retail, entertainment, offices and residential -- built for a new generation, with a luxurious, metropolitan design and amenities for both locals and travelers alike. From the well-appointed, spacious guest rooms and meeting, convention and wedding spaces, to the rooftop pool deck and event lawn, to the Chuan Spa, this will be the area’s premium urban resort.”
The project’s progressive high-rise architectural design, by 5G Studio Collaborative in Dallas, will be sleek and modern with a total of up to 35 floors, including up to 25 hotel floors and 10 floors of planned residential.
Plans for the Langham Hotels & Resorts luxury hotel at Wade Park feature:
• 250 stylish and spacious guest rooms, including several one and two-bedroom suites and two 2,906 square-foot presidential suites
• More than 25,000 square-feet of meeting and convention space, including boutique meeting rooms to accommodate surrounding businesses like those in the two surrounding office towers
• Beautiful rooftop pool deck, full-service bar, and courtyard events lawn ideal for music and special events, with adjoining walkway bridge to the office tower and iPic Theaters
• A full-service Chuan Spa featuring Chuan Body + Soul signature holistic treatments
“This project in Texas will play a key role in our group's expansion in the United States," says Robert Warman, chief executive officer of Langham Hospitality Group. “We are delighted that we may introduce our Langham service values to this thriving destination and provide a new, exciting luxury hotel experience for our loyal guests.”
“We’re honored Langham Hospitality Group chose Frisco to bring its first hotel in Texas,” stated Frisco Mayor Maher Maso. “Tourism and convention business help us meet our long term goal of becoming a sustainable city, which is important as one of the fastest growing cities in the nation. This upscale development will provide a high-end hotel experience for our visitors and guests, not to mention luxurious living and job opportunities for our residents. We look forward to working with Langham and its team.”
In addition to acclaimed hotels throughout Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the Pacific, Langham Hotels & Resorts have a strong presence in North America with award-winning luxury hotels in Chicago, Boston, Los Angeles and New York. This new location, which is expected to open at Wade Park, will be the brand’s first hotel in the southern / southwest region of the U.S.
Langham is slated in 2018 to join previously announced Hotel ZaZa and an impressive lineup of retail, restaurant and entertainment tenants set to open in Wade Park’s first phase in spring 2017: Whole Foods Market®; iPic
Theaters; Pinstripes Bowling, Bocce, Bistro, Arhaus, The Rustic, Thirteen Pies, Steel City Pops, Torchy’s Tacos, Bread Zepplin, MiniLuxe, and The Lash Lounge. Thomas Land and Development broke ground on Wade Park in August 2014.