Imagine Hospitality, specialists in hospitality and management, have announced the destination of its long-awaited family attraction site with themed waterpark as Hollister, Missouri.

The 575,000 sq. mt. resort will extend over 68 acres and will be home to a wealth of attractions and entertainment facilities, as well as leading media brands. A 100,000 sq. ft. indoor themed waterpark will be a main feature of the site.

Guests will be able to dine in six to eight themed restaurants and dining experiences. There will be a 40,000 sq. ft. family entertainment space, 10,000 sq. ft. of retail space, adult spas, children’s spas, and 450 guest rooms and cabins.

The project has an investment of $300 million and is expected to create more than 450 jobs.

Bruce Neviaser, CEO of Imagine Resorts, commented: “We’re so pleased to bring the world’s first of these family-friendly, branded destination resorts to the vibrant vacation area of Hollister and Branson.

“This resort will be an exciting addition to the area, and we look forward to being an active member of the business community. In short, we’re thrilled to be welcomed into the region’s tourism family,” added Neviaser.

The grand opening of the Imagine Resorts’ destination is due to take place in 2023.