Whitbread Plc. brings £11.9 investment to Manchester city centre

Released on: November 26, 2012, 9:10 am
Industry: Travel

LONDON, -- /EPR NETWORK/ -- Whitbread PLC has opened its brand new Premier Inn Manchester City Centre (Piccadilly). The new property will contribute over £11.9 million to the local economy whilst generating 56 new jobs for the residents of Manchester and the surrounding area.

The brand new 193 bedroom hotel is situated in Piccadilly and is ideally located just 200 yards from Manchester Piccadilly rail and Metrolink station. It is the 16th of Premier Inn's hotels in Manchester.

Just a short walk from the restaurants of Canal Street and shopping at The Arndale Centre, the new hotel is perfect for those who wish to explore all that Manchester has to offer. The Manchester Arena and The Ethiad Stadium are also less than a mile away and the famous grounds of Old Trafford just a 10 minute Metrolink ride.

The hotel also includes an on-site Thyme Restaurant, offering a breakfast, snack and dinner menu for guests at reasonable prices.

Fran Broadhurst, Premier Inn Cluster General Manager commented: "We are delighted to be adding another hotel to the Premier Inn portfolio in Manchester. The hotel is just a short walk away from an abundance of shops, theatres and restaurants. With Manchester's main attractions just a short journey away, we look forward to welcoming guests and offering a good night’s sleep at great value."

Each bedroom caters for up to two adults and two children (aged 15 and under) and includes an en-suite bathroom; a king size bed; remote control TV with Freeview; tea/coffee making facilities, and a spacious desk area with 30 minutes free Wi-Fi Internet access. The site will also offer the All You Can Eat 'Premier breakfast' in the on site.

Premier Inn offers all guests a no quibble 'Good Night Guarantee', which means if customers are not 100% satisfied with their stay they will get their money back.

With over 600 hotels nationwide, Premier Inn is at more locations than any other hotel chain in the UK.

About Premier Inn
Award-winning Premier Inn is the UK's best value hotel brand with over 600 budget hotels and more than 50,000 rooms across the UK and Ireland. Premier Inn bedrooms feature en-suite bathrooms, TV with Freeview, and Wi-Fi internet access. All Premier Inns feature a bar and restaurant; situated inside the hotel or adjacent, offering a wide range of food choices.

Premier Inn is open in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and India.

Premier Inn supports Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity. The charity needs to raise £50 million every year to support the care the hospital provides to some of the UK's sickest children.

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