Altrincham, United Kingdom (PressExposure) September 16, 2008 -- Britannia Hotels, the leading privately owned hotel group in the UK, has refurbished its main Manchester property with traditional style dÃ©cor and a number of additional amenities which, along with Britannia Hotelsâ Sachas hotel in central Manchester, help make it an ideal city centre hotel for many, with easy access to attractions and the airport.
As a Grade II listed building, The Britannia Manchester Hotel [http://www.britanniahotels.com/hotel_home.asp?page=108] already boasts a tremendous amount of character, with the recent refurbishment adding to the property's allure.
The Grand Staircase, a balconied stairway extending throughout the hotel, has been repainted and restored to its former glory with the public areas surrounding the staircase now featuring plush new carpets.
All 363 guest accommodations within the hotel have also been updated with new carpets, as well as new duvets replacing the sheets and blankets that were formally the norm at the hotel. Tasteful, neutral colors adorn the walls of the rooms and new doors with key card locks have also been added, giving guests additional peace of mind during their stay.
New furniture has also been added to the in-house Crompton's French Restaurant while the Pizzeria Restaurant has been restyled. Following these refurbishments, Britannia Hotels' Manchester property also looks to become a leading corporate venue, with nine modern conference, meeting and banqueting rooms, capable of catering for up to 250 people.
With the refurbishment and additional amenities, Britannia Hotels aims to maintain the buildingâs reputation as one of the premier properties among hotels in Manchester [http://www.britanniahotels.com/hotel_home.asp?page=154] for business and leisure travelers, with a whole host of things to do in Manchester [http://www.britanniahotels.com/display_r.asp?page=927] just moments from the hotel entrance including shopping, the city's financial district, airport, theaters and Manchester Central.
PR Contact: Christopher Birchall Ashley Suite Ashley Hotel Ashley Road Hale Altrincham, Cheshire, WA15 9SF 0161 923 0302 http://www.britanniahotels.com