El Paso, Texas – A popular resort is coming to El Paso due to city leaders’ efforts. On the City Council meeting on Tuesday it turned out that El Paso officials are working on bringing Great Wolf Lodge to the city.
Great Wolf Lodge features a chain of indoor water parks. The popular resort features restaurants, arcades, spas, fitness rooms and have lots of activities for children, including bowling.
The good news was confirmed by the director of economic Development department, Jessica Herrera. According to Jessica, bringing the resort to El Paso is a great opportunity to increase their draw.
Opening a resort which plans to invest $160 million could bring at least 500 jobs to El Paso. Research showed that people will be eager to travel from six to eight hours to visit Great Wolf Lodges, situated all across the country.
The statistics shows that 500.000 visitors annually come to the resort. 30-50 % of these visitors come to the resort from out of state. The fact that new resort is going to attract more visitors excites residents.
One of the resident of El Paso, Sofia Carreon, believes this will be a great attraction for people to come visit.
Great Wolf Lodge will be located at 7850 Paseo Del Norte Blvd. near West Town Marketplace in northwest El Paso.