DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Omni Dallas Hotel, which opened its doors on 11/11/11, will celebrate its one year anniversary on Sunday, Nov. 11. The hotel has had a solid start, and October 2012 was the strongest month to date with the month’s occupancy rate topping 80 percent. In the 2012 calendar year, the hotel’s EBTIDA was a little more than $18 million, which is more than $3 million above the estimate.
From Jan. 1, 2012 – Oct. 31, 2012, the Omni Dallas Hotel had key successes, including:
- EBTIDA: $18,163,152
- Gross operating revenue: $61,371, 118
- Food and beverage revenue: $24,469,888 (more than 910,000 meals served)
- Occupancy: 67.9 percent (expected was 59.8 percent)
- Total room nights: 207,283
- 361,000 overnight guests stayed at the hotel
Since its opening, the Omni Dallas Hotel received LEED Gold New Construction certification, making it one of the only LEED Gold hotels in Texas and the largest LEED Gold hotel in the U.S. outside of Las Vegas. The hotel also received an M&C Gold Key Award, and Smart Meetings Platinum Choice Award. In 2012, Omni Dallas’ restaurant Texas Spice was designated as a Two-Star Certified Green Restaurant® by the Green Restaurant Association and the property also received Lodging Hospitality Readers’ Choice for Top Design in 2012.
As a “thank you” to Dallas, for the week of 11/11/12 the Omni Dallas Hotel will offer specials at Texas Spice, the hotel’s farm-to-market restaurant, which uses fresh, local ingredients, and The Owner's Box, its state-of-the-art sports bar with the latest technology, including a 16-foot screen TV. Special menu items include:
- Complimentary “Cheers to a Year” punch and coffee in the lobby and The Owner's Box on 11/11/12
- Shrimp & Grits and Chicken Fried Steak for $11.11 at Texas Spice
- Buckets of beer for $11.11 at The Owner's Box
- Dessert selection for $1.11 with entrée at The Owner's Box
Additionally, travelers and locals can experience the refined, quiet oasis of Mokara Salon & Spa. From Nov. 10 - 16, Mokara is offering a 50-minute Swedish massage with a 30-minute manicure for $111. Furthermore, guests can book the “Omni Dallas Hotel Anniversary Rate” for $111 per night, with a minimum two-night stay — perfect for visitors or locals looking for a downtown staycation, and right in time for the Thanksgiving holiday. The guest package is valid through November.
About the Omni Dallas Hotel
The Omni Dallas Hotel offers a luxurious, warm and sophisticated design, which reflects the essence of Dallas, with a contemporary, reflective glass exterior and local textures, art and other materials inside. Guests and locals alike now have access to five culinary selections, including the celebrated Bob’s Steak & Chop House, The Owner's Box and a farm-to-table restaurant, Texas Spice, for a casual dining experience as well as retail space, lounges, a signature Mokara Spa, urban pool deck and more. In-room technology includes flat screen TVs as well as TV monitors embedded within the bathroom mirrors.
Connected via a skybridge to the Dallas Convention Center, the Omni Dallas Hotel incorporates more than 110,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space. Included among its 39 meeting rooms are the Dallas and Trinity Ballrooms, encompassing 32,000 and 15,000 square feet respectively. The hotel will comfortably accommodate groups of more than 3,300 attendees at any given time.
For more information, visit omnidallashotel.com or call 214-744-6664.