Kalahari Begins Work on $350M Hotel, Convention Center in Metro Austin
ROUND ROCK, TEXAS — Wisconsin-based Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, a developer of luxury resorts with convention centers and indoor water parks, has begun work on its newest property in the northern Austin metro of Round Rock. According to local news station KVUE, the project is valued at roughly $350 million. The property will be situated on 351 acres along U.S. Highway 79. The hotel will total 975 guestrooms, while the convention center and indoor water park will span a minimum of 150,000 and 200,000 square feet, respectively. The opening is slated for late 2020.