6 May 2016
Premier Inn has announced the launch of a brand new 89-bedroom hotel in Brixton, London, with its doors officially set to open on 18th June 2016.
The new site, on Coldharbour Lane, is set to generate 38 new year-round jobs for residents and contribute over £6.9 million of fresh investment to the local area.
Located in the centre of Brixton, with only a two-minute walk to Brixton tube and a ten minute tube ride into central London, guests will never be far from experiences that have made the area one of the most exciting in South London. With Brixton Village Market – home to delicious foods and cocktails from around the world, the famous Ritzy cinema, gig-goers' favourites Electric Brixton and the O2 Academy Brixton as well as a range of buzzing bars and restaurants all a short stroll from the hotel, there really is something for everyone.
For guests returning from exploring central London, the new hotel offers the perfect location to unwind with a delicious meal and great night's sleep. The hotel boasts an on-site Thyme Restaurant, offering a breakfast & dinner menu in an informal atmosphere. What's more, the new-generation bedrooms feature an impressive 40" flat screen TV, bright, modern bathrooms with a large showerhead and slumber-inducing, king-size Hypnos bed.
Lucy Walpole, Operations Manager for Premier Inn London Brixton, comments: "We are really excited to be welcoming guests to the buzz of Brixton and this new hotel will give them the best experience possible during their stay in South London. With our luxurious Hypnos beds, we want guests to have a good night's sleep so that they can wake up wonderful to take on the nation's capital. With a range of different festivals, food markets, gigs and other live events happening in the surrounding area this summer, our guests will always have something to do during their stay."
With over 700 hotels nationwide, Premier Inn is the UK's largest hotel chain, at more locations than any other hotel chain in the UK offering fantastic value with rooms starting from £39* for a family room for four.
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Premier Inn was named the UK’s top rated hotel chain for 2015, according to Which? and with over 700 budget hotels and more than 60,000 rooms across the UK and Ireland, our guests are never far from a great night’s sleep for fantastic value. Our hotels are in more locations than any other UK hotel brand for the ease and convenience of families, couples and business travellers alike.
All our bedrooms feature en-suite bathrooms, a luxurious king-size Hypnos bed, TV with Freeview and free Wi-Fi. A bar and restaurant is situated either on-site or next door , to each hotel, offering a wide range of food choices – whether guests are looking for a cooked Premier Inn breakfast or a tasty dinner.
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Premier Inn is also open in Germany, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, India, Indonesia and Thailand.
Last year (2014-2015), over 80% of Premier Inn hotels achieved a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. This year, Premier Inn has also been awarded the Best UK Family Hotel Award in the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards.
Premier Inn is Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity’s biggest corporate supporter and we have already raised £6million of our £7.5million fundraising target with work already underway on a brand new Premier Inn Clinical Building at the hospital. The funds raised go towards supporting the care of some of the sickest children across the globe.
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