Construction crews have completed structure work on the 15-story Renaissance Hotel at Plano’s Legacy West project.

The $82 million, 304-room high-rise is under construction at Legacy and Communications drives, just west of the Dallas North Tollway.

With an opening planned in mid 2017, the luxury hotel is one of the most visible construction projects so far in the $3 billion Legacy West development.

The hotel is a development of Sam Moon Group.

Architects HKS and Looney & Associates designed the tower and Brasfield & Gorrie is the general contractor. Bancorp South is financing the construction.

“Marriott International and the Renaissance Hotels brand are eager to introduce our newest masterpiece to North Texas,” Terri Dolan, Marriott International Area Vice President, said in a statement.

The hotel will have 16 suites, conference and meeting space, a spa, outdoor terrace with fire- pits and an Asian water feature,

The hotel is part of the $400 million Legacy West Urban Village. The first apartments are opening this month in the project and retail and restaurant will be finished later this year.

It’s located new office campuses for Toyota, Liberty Mutual, JPMorgan Chase and FedEx¬†Office.

BY: STEVE BROWN
This article originally appeared in the Dallas Morning News
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