Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group will manage a new 120-room luxury hotel and 90 branded residences planned to open in Dallas, Texas in 2009. Mandarin Oriental, Dallas, will open in the city’s dynamic new Victory Park development, a $3 billion, 75-acre, mixed-use project located in the heart of Dallas. The hotel will occupy the first eleven floors of the new 43-story, 650-foot Victory Tower, the architectural centerpiece of Victory Park and one of the tallest residential structures in the state of Texas. In addition to the hotel and luxury residences, Victory Tower will also house 75,000 square feet of internationally-recognized luxury retail shopping and 275,000 square feet of premier commercial office space. With average room sizes of over 750 square feet, the 120 guestrooms will be amongst the largest in the city. All guestrooms will offer state-of-the-art entertainment and customer-centric technology systems. Dining and cocktail venues will include a signature restaurant, all-day dining facility, lobby lounge, bar, and an outdoor pool bar. A 30,000-square-foot spa will include a lap pool, private cabanas, and a cafe, while more than 9,000 square feet of meeting space, including a ballroom, four private meeting rooms, and two boardrooms, will provide a space for upscale meetings and functions.