Marina Bay Sands
The Marina Bay Sands is a $6 billion project awared to the Las Vegas Sands Corp. on April 6th 2006 to build a 6 million sq. ft. integrated resort. The Sands will contain business and convention facilities, hotel guest rooms and a casino.
The Marina Bay Sands will integrate the Waterfront Promenade area with a multi-level retail arcade combining retail shopping and numerous indoor and outdoor civic spaces filled with city views, al lthe while providing a wide variety of activities for everyone.
The Marina Bay Sands is set to be open in 2009. It will feature three 50-story hotel towers with a total capacity of 3000 rooms. The hotel towers are connected by a two acre Sky Garden, offering a majestic and panoramic 360-degree views of the city skyline and the sea. The hotels will provide outdoor activities and amenities such as jogging paths, pools, spas as well as the aforementioned Sky Garden.
Apart from the hotel towers, an Arts and Sciences Museum will be developed on the on the promontory. A total of a million sq ft has been set aside for the waterside promenade and retail shopping areas. A state of the art convention center with two 2,000 seater theaters wraps up the business section of the Marina Sands. The entire complex will hold up to 4000 parking lots.
Finally, but not least, the first casino to be built in Singapore will launch in 2009 at the Marina Bay Sands.