In a news release this morning, the Springfield hotel developer said the Chateau on the Lake of the Ozarks will be built on a 30-acre waterfront location. The 15-story hotel will include 320-rooms and suites, a spa and more than 100,000 gross square feet of meeting space. Hammons will own the property and his John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts will manage the facility.
No financial terms were disclosed.
Of the 184 hotels Hammons has developed, the Chateau will be his 14th property in Missouri. Construction is expected to start in spring 2008 with an opening planned for spring 2010.