Opryland Hotel Soundwaves Water Park


Nashville, TN



Ryman Hospitality and EMC Structural Engineers, P.C.

Hotels, Recognitions
About This Project

2022 American Architecture Award by The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies.  2022 American Architecture Award, Interior Architecture.  Time’s World’s Greatest Places 2019:  https://time.com/collection/worlds-greatest-places-2019/


A new hotel tower consisting of 300 new family-style keys connected to an elegant water park, Soundwaves.  The water park, 215,000 square feet, consists of two components:  an indoor facility within a 60,000- to 70,000-square-foot indoor glass atrium and a four-acre outdoor water park space, which includes:  water slides, food and bar service, and a live entertainment area.