The Jimmy Buffett life is headed for Lake Conroe.

A new Margaritaville Resort will open along Lake Conroe in 2020, according to a release from commercial real estate firm Songy Highroads.

La Torretta Lake Resort & Spa will be re-developed into the Buffett-themed concept and will feature 360 guestrooms, signature Margaritaville dining concepts, a golf course, spa and more, according to the release.

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After extensive renovations, the resort will consist of a main 20-story hotel tower, waterfront villas along the lake (the current site boasts 186 acres of prime waterfront property) as well as a two Margaritaville dining concepts: LandShark Bar & Grill and 5 o’Clock Somewhere Bar & Grill, per the release. Existing features on the property will be renovated as well, including an 18-hole golf course, tennis facilities, spa, restaurants, outdoor pools and 45,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor meeting space, according to the release.

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“We are thrilled to bring our first Margaritaville resort in Texas to the Houston area with an incredible location on Lake Conroe,” Rick Cunningham, SVP Margaritaville Development said in the release. “This resort will be a welcome escape for those in Texas’s major metropolitan areas and beyond, offering a lakeside paradise dedicated to relaxation, fun, adventure and the Margaritaville state of mind.”

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