The Marriott Hotel and Conference Center is an eight floor, 286-room upscale hotel that includes 30,000 square feet of exhibition space and 30,000 square feet of meeting space. There is a 15,000 square foot grand ball room, a 7,000 square foot junior ballroom and 7,500 square feet of IACC-approved flexible meeting space. Each ballroom was constructed with the flexibility to be separated into five smaller gathering spaces.
The $54 million Hotel and Conference Center project anchors the Iowa River Landing, a 150-acre brownfield redevelopment, which includes retail, residential, cultural & educational facilities and open space with public trails and parks.
The hotel is also home to the Iowa Writers Workshop Library, which houses the manuscripts of its members from the oldest society of writers in the country.
Mortenson managed total facility services through a turnkey approach that included the FF&E/OS&E and Integrated Systems work totaling over $11 million.