Loews Hotels & Co inaugurates the new $ 550 million Loews Arlington Hotel and Convention Center


New development will mark Arlington’s second hotel for the company, adding 888 rooms and 266,000 square feet of reception space

Posted: October 12, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. MDT|Update: 1 hour ago

ARLINGTON, Texas, 12 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – Loews Hotels & Co, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Loews Corporation (NYSE: L), officially launched the new $ 550 million Loews Arlington Hotel and Convention Center. Company executives were joined by Arlington Mayor Jim ross, the former mayor Jeff williams, President and Managing Partner of Texas Rangers Ray Davis, Director of Communications of The Cordish Companies, Curry furman, as well as members of Arlington City Council and other community and business leaders, to recognize and celebrate this milestone.

Render of the new Loews Arlington Hotel and Arlington Convention Center Developed by Loews Hotels & Co

The addition of the Loews Arlington Hotel and Convention Center, a full-service resort, will further strengthen from Arlington solid congress and tourism opportunities. The city is one of the premier sporting and entertainment destinations in United States, and a premier destination for meetings, events and leisure travel.

“The Loews Arlington Hotel and Convention Center will allow us to capitalize on what we do best: combining a unique destination for meetings and events with a premier leisure complex,” said Jonathan tisch, Chairman and CEO of Loews Hotels & Co. “This significant investment further underlines our confidence and our commitment not only to the big City of Arlington, Texas but also in the strength of the travel and tourism industry and our belief in the resumption of post-pandemic travel. “

This property will be the second Arlington hotel for the host company. The opening of the Loews Arlington Hotel and Convention Center is scheduled for early 2024. This new hotel will be located opposite Live! by Loews, which is a joint venture between Loews Hotels & Co, Texas Rangers and The Cordish Companies, built on the former Texas Rangers Lot J parking lot.

Arlington has some of the best integrated demand generators in the country, such as AT&T Stadium and Globe-Life Field. These attractions, together with Loews Hotels’ track record of delivering distinctive experiences alongside operational excellence, will help make Loews Arlington Hotel and Convention Center the centerpiece of The American Dream City, ”said Alex Tisch, President, Loews Hotels & Co. “Our goal is to Arlington, Texas stand beside Las Vegas and Orland as one of America’s premier family, sports and entertainment destinations. “

This new project marks the first time that Loews Hotels & Co has acted as a developer as well as a brand owner and operator. The almost $ 550 million project is financed with the capital of Loews Hotels & Co and a $ 300 million loan from MetLife Investment Management.

Arlington continues to build on our incredible economic momentum, and today’s grand opening is another exciting example of our commitment to creating jobs and providing world-class amenities to our residents and visitors, ” said Arlington Mayor Jim ross. “Loews Hotels & Co is a premier hotel brand and with innovative partners such as Loews Hotels & Co, the Tisch family, the Texas Rangers and the Cordish Companies, we are able to make The American Dream City a premier destination for visitors from all over the world. “

The Loews Arlington Hotel and Convention Center will include:

  • 888 rooms and suites
  • 200,000 square feet of indoor meeting space
  • 66,000 square feet of outdoor space, including an oversized event lawn
  • Five food and drink outlets, including a three-meal indoor / outdoor restaurant with two wood-fired pizza ovens and homemade pasta made on site and a third-party restaurant soon to be named by a well-known restaurateur
  • Parking garage with 1,550 spaces
  • Resort-style beach club with two pools, a man-made beach, cabanas, fire pits, and a waterslide
  • The Arlington Convention Center, also operated by Loews Hotels & Co, will be located in the hotel

Located between Globe Life Field and AT&T Stadium, the Loews Arlington Hotel and Convention Center will be accessible to Live! by Loews via a Sky Bridge. The two hotels combined will offer nearly 1,200 guest rooms and over 300,000 square feet of meeting and event space.

“The addition of the Loews Arlington Hotel and the Arlington Convention Center takes the development of the Arlington entertainment district to a whole new level, ”said Ray Davis, president and managing partner of Texas Rangers. and international events of all kinds. I would like to thank our partners, the City of Arlington, Loews Hotels & Co and The Cordish Companies for sharing our vision which has become a spectacular reality in just a few years. “

Loews Arlington Hotel and Convention Center is part of phase two of the development of from Arlington Entertainment district. Continuing their public-private partnership with the City of Arlington, Loews Hotels & Co, The Texas Rangers and The Cordish Companies build on the momentum and success of Texas Live !, Live! by Loews, and Rangers’ new Globe Life Field. Additional features of the new extension include a mixed-use residential building and Spark coworking space, both developed by The Cordish Companies.

“It is an honor for The Cordish Companies to continue our partnership with Texas Rangers, Loews Hotels & Co and the City of Arlington to deliver a transformative project for Arlington, ”said Blake cordish, director of The Cordish Companies. “Loews is one of North America’s foremost hoteliers and a leader in the convention and meeting industry. The grand opening of the new Loews Arlington Hotel and Arlington Convention Center is an important next step in our commitment to create use a development that will make Arlington a premier sporting, entertainment, culture, hospitality and tourism destination. from the country. “

Loews Hotels & Co is working with HKS as architect and Looney & Associates on the interior design of this new development. Loews Arlington Hotel and Convention Center is built by JE Dunn, who recently built the Loews Kansas City Hotel, which opened in june 2020. from Arlington Con-Real is also involved in the construction of the project.

About Loews Hotels & Co
Based at New York City, Loews Hotels & Co is rooted in a deep heritage and service excellence. The hotel company includes independent branded Loews hotels and a strong mix of partner brand hotels. Loews Hotels & Co owns and / or operates 26 hotels and resorts across the United States and Canada, including the new Loews Kansas City and Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Dockside Inn and Suites, the eighth hotel in partnership with Comcast NBC Universal that opened in late 2020. Located in major downtown areas and resort destinations a coast to coast, the Loews hotel portfolio includes properties steeped in family heritage and dedicated to delivering unscripted moments to guests with an artisan approach. To book or get more information on Loews hotels, call 1-800-23-LOEWS or visit: www.loewshotels.com.

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