Plans underway for new Trafford City hotel

Tower Hotel Management has been awarded the contract to operate the new Trafford City hotel next to EventCity in Manchester, the second largest event venue outside of London.

Making up part of the recently rebranded ‘Trafford City’, the new 203-bedroom hotel will be surrounded by over a million square metres of retail, leisure and commercial space, including the Trafford Centre.

Managing director of Event City, Andy Orr, said: "We’re delighted by the news that a new hotel is in the pipeline. The fact we can now also market ourselves as based within Trafford City will really help to earmark us on the national map. By working with our neighbouring attractions within The Trafford City destination we can create a really powerful proposition."

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