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Houston Hotel Features Texas Shaped Pool

Proud Texans will love the new pool at the Marriot Marquis Houston.

According to the Houston Chronicle, the hotel opened last night, featuring a Texas shaped lazy river pool. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner had the honor of illuminating the pool on Monday.

The 1,000 room hotel officially opened yesterday, following a long construction process. The $370 million development project was completed by the RIDA Development Corporation.

Photo by Marriott

Photo by Marriott

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