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Marble Falls reveals name of boutique hotel breaking ground this year

The hotel will be on Lake Marble Falls and will feature 123 visitor rooms, about 9,000-sq.-feet of ballroom and meeting room, a cafe, bar and cafe, rooftop bar, and dining.

The title for the new hotel was picked out to honor Ophelia “Birdie” Harwood, who grew to become the very first girls to be elected as mayor in Texas. What’s extra, she took workplace three several years in advance of women of all ages could legally vote.


The Ophelia Resort will be affiliated with Hilton Hotels’ Tapestry Collection, a group of boutique lodges.

Programs for the Ophelia initial began to just take condition in 2013 at the behest of the Marble Falls Financial Progress Company. The launch suggests the group took their time to discover the ideal improvement partner that would match the downtown website. They say the Ophelia fits the monthly bill.

Based mostly in Boerne, the Phoenix Hospitality Team is slated as the guide developer, and will continue to be on to grow to be the hotel supervisor following the grand opening. The Austin-primarily based Wurzel Builders will establish the project.

Across the Texas Hill Place in Fredericksburg, the Albert Lodge is also getting ready to welcome visitors, but is predicted to open its doors sometime this 12 months. Situated at 242 East Key Street, the Albert will have 110 guest rooms, a saloon, a 2,000-square-foot spa, and a 3,600-square-foot inside assembly and occasion space.