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HBG Design

Transformative Design Experiences

HBG Design

Top 5 U.S. hospitality and entertainment design firm HBG Design has been creating memorable and transformative guest experiences for more than 41 years.

With deep roots in tribal gaming, the firm has proudly worked with more than 40 sovereign nations across the United States as well as commercial clients such as Caesars Entertainment, Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort, Hyatt and Hilton, helping to bring clients’ strategic visions to life through the design of acclaimed casino resorts and flagged hotels.

HBG Design recently announced the opening of a third office in Dallas, Texas, joining its Memphis, Tennessee headquarters and West Coast office in San Diego, California. HBG’s Dallas-based team brings a portfolio of world-class gaming and hospitality projects, including the interior design of Seminole Hard Rock Casino Hotel in Hollywood, Florida; Sands Macao; and Atlantis, the Palm, Dubai.

This experience adds to an already deep bench of industry talent at HBG Design, representing 100 architects, planners and interior designers specializing in gaming and entertainment design, hotel design and resort destinations.

HBG Design’s dynamic creative team brings a holistic approach to design, integrating interior design and architecture to strategically deliver cohesive experiences that delight and engage guests. Recent examples of completed casino resort projects include the luxurious new $180 million, 459-room, four-diamond hotel expansion at Cache Creek Casino Resort in Brooks, California, for the Yoche Dehe Wintun Nation.

The property’s design is brimming with contextual influences inspired by the region’s agrarian landscape. Project highlights include five unique food and beverage venues, a 12,000-square-foot full-service spa and a sophisticated two-story presidential suite featuring hand-painted custom wallcoverings.

Early 2020 marked the opening of the Tohono O’odham Nation’s $400 million Desert Diamond West Valley Casino Resort in Glendale, Arizona, a project uniquely inspired by the dynamic Sonoran Desert landscape. HBG’s design of the casino weaves together bold lighting concepts, dramatic shapes and colors that highlight the juxtaposition of forms inspired by the surrounding geography.

The firm also recently celebrated the opening of the $100 million Oaklawn Racing and Gaming Hotel and Casino expansion in Hot Springs, Arkansas. With the expansion of the casino, more square footage and natural light were added along with non-gaming amenities including high-end food and beverage venues, an event center, luxury fitness center and spa and a new 198-room hotel.

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