Published on : Friday, January 13, 2017
Downtown Palm Springs is about to witness the construction of a new hotel tower inside the complex owned by Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians. The site of almost 18 acres can be found in the west of the Spa Resort Casino, which will be converted into an entertainment complex. The entire project is the brainchild of San Diego’s JCJ Architecture.
The new hotel will be built on up to 510,000-square-feet of area and it will have 350 rooms and the height of the hotel will be about 175 feet, almost 15 stories. According to the authorities, the entrance of the hotel will be places near the Indian Canyon Drive.
The tribe has disclosed that the complex will include almost 60,000 square feet of meeting area and around 50,000 square feet of retail space. According to the sources, the complex will have around 650 parking places and the guests will be able to relax inside the spa, built on 40,000-square-foot area.
Kate Anderson, the spokeswoman for the tribe has stated that the environment impact report assumes build out of the project site by 2026.
According to the plan, most of the buildings inside the site will have height of less than 100 feet but in the centre of the site, there will be a Height Overlay Zone.