36-Story Guitar-Shaped Hotel Rising At Hard Rock

At the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, a massive 36-story guitar-shaped hotel is rising.

It is the largest hotel project currently under construction in the Miami area.

Contractors recently won approved to install several cranes at the site, the tallest of which will top off at 549 feet. The proposed work schedule runs through September 2019.

Signs posted at the site state that completion is scheduled for 2019.

When completed, the new tower will have 800 rooms, bringing the total room count at the resort to 1,273 rooms.

An expansion of the casino area, shops, and a new $100 million pool area is also planned.