Celebration Jamaica and Harmony Cove to Break Ground on Casino Resorts by Summer
Construction work on what could be Jamaica’s first integrated casino resort is anticipated to begin in 2016, local media reported. Celebration Jamaica Resort & Casino will feature 2,000 resort rooms, a casino, as well as a true amount of entertainment and food and drink options.
The complex will occupy a parcel that is 75-acre of located in Rose Hill, in the Montego Bay Area. The task shall be rolled away in many phases. The quantity of $500 million is anticipated to be spent on the completion of stage 1.
At first, the resort will provide 1,000 resort rooms, with 1,000 more become added down the road. So when mentioned previously, it will feature a 100,000-square-foot gambling location with casino games and recreations betting options, retail area, a Caribbean World Music Entertainment Complex, and a number of other amenities.
Businessman Robert Trotta, who is behind the project that is multi-million-dollar explained that the built-in resort will aim at celebrating Jamaican music and everything Jamaican. The complex that is whole expected to cost $1.8 billion and once fully operational, it shall employ up to 12,000 individuals directly. No conclusion date was announced yet for Jamaica’s first resort that is integrated.
A year ago, Jamaica officials authorized the development of two such integrated resorts Celebration Jamaica and Harmony Cove. Construction in the latter is also expected to start with the summer of 2016. (more…)