Manchester luxury hotel Yang Sing Oriental consults corporates to boost bookings

Yang Sing Oriental MD develops room only packages to drive group bookings

Manchester luxury hotel Yang Sing Oriental has introduced a new room-only rate in an effort to attract more corporate business.

The property launched in August last year, but while it claims leisure business has been highly successful, corporate business has lagged due to budgets restrictions.

To tackle this, hotel managing director Gerry Yeung consulted corporate contacts market to develop the new proposition to meets the changing needs of the market during the economic downturn.

The new room-only rates will retain many of the inclusive features from the leisure rates including state of the art entertainment with free movie rental, complimentary wifi, complimentary soft drinks included in the refreshment centre and choice of bathroom toiletries (Arran Aromatics, Clarins, Penhaligons and The White Company).

The new rate will apply Sunday to Thursday, with standard and inclusive stays available at all times.

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