Barton Grange £500,000 refurb continues

The Barton Grange Hotel in Preston is gearing up for the second phase of a £500,000 refurbishment scheme that will see improvements to its meeting and training rooms.

Barton Grange Hotel, Preston
Barton Grange Hotel, Preston

Upgrades to its main conference, banqueting and wedding suite, the Barton Suite, will be completed in February, allowing it to cater for up to 300 delegates in a theatre-style layout or 250 for a banquet. The room will feature its own private entrance, foyer and cloakroom, along with full air-conditioning.

The work will follow improvements to the hotel’s five other meeting rooms, which can host events for two to 300 people.
During the first phase of the refurbishment, the four-star property upgraded its 51 bedrooms to include individual Sky TV boxes, free high-speed fibre Wi-fi, handmade British EPOC mattresses, Ruark bluetooth speakers and Nespresso coffee machines in all executive and superior rooms.

The hotel has appointed a new general manager, Daniel Rich, who joins from The Holiday Inn in Preston, ahead of the second phase of the refurbishment.

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