The approximated $50 million resort resort project completed at least a month early inspite of COVID-19 pandemic.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla — Visitors will be on “island time” as shortly as they get there at the Margaritaville Beach front Lodge in Jacksonville Seashore, which opens Tuesday at minimum a thirty day period ahead of timetable inspite of some COVID-19 pandemic slowdowns with regards to materials and permits.
The beachfront resort hotel at 715 1st St. N. boasts 202 visitor rooms and suites as very well as the well known, two-tale LandShark Bar & Grill.
Other luxury features consist of a floor-amount pool with boardwalk obtain, a conditioning center, outdoor dining, fire pits and assembly house. In addition, there is ground-floor retail house and more than 200 parking areas.
“Spot is one particular of our largest features,” Kristin Delgado, resort standard manager, instructed the Periods-Union on Monday as final preparations were underway to welcome company.
Delgado stated bookings have been coming in at a brisk pace though she failed to have the most new numbers Monday.
The resort and restaurant emulate the peaceful, pleasurable-loaded environment of the islands that songwriter Jimmy Buffet has manufactured preferred about the a long time.
Margaritaville Seashore Resort and the LandShark Bar & Grill, she mentioned, will be a exclusive location for company.
“There are a large amount of other inns,” Delgado replied when asked about the competitiveness in the hospitality business at the Seashores. But Margaritaville Beach front Inns give hospitality and an working experience that other folks don’t, and can’t match, she mentioned.
“We are completely various from any other hotel. We are in this article to produce and supply entertaining and escapism for our friends,” Delgado claimed.
Delgado said the two-story LandShark Bar & Grill, with its upstairs LandShark Lookout, delivers wonderful views of the beach and Atlantic Ocean as perfectly as a top-notch menu and variety of cocktails, beer and wine.
The cafe, far too, opens Tuesday, giving American beach cuisine, Delgado stated.
In maintaining with a person of Buffet’s most popular tracks, “Cheeseburger in Paradise,” the cafe menu involves burgers as nicely as sandwiches, salads, and a bounty of seafood and fish entrees.
In addition, there will be a range of margaritas and boat beverages accessible at the whole bar.
The 8-tale lodge, which broke floor in March 2019, charge an approximated $50 million to construct, Manoj Bhoola, president and chief running officer, of the developer — Elite Hospitality LLC — earlier told the Periods-Union. Elite Hospitality acquired the Jacksonville Beach property for $11 million in October 2017.