Full House Resorts has announced that Rising Sun / Ohio County First and the Rising Sun Regional Foundation have partnered to develop a new hotel at its Rising Star Casino Resort in Indiana, US.

Construction of the 100-room hotel is expected to start in December 2011 and is slated for completion in the fourth quarter of 2012.

Full House has also announced the conversion of about 40 of its 201 regular hotel rooms into suites and upgraded connecting rooms over the next four to six months.

The hotel will have 190 rooms, including upgraded rooms and suites following the renovation.