DoubleTree by Hilton has announced the opening of a new hotel at the Ricoh Arena, home of Wasps rugby club and Coventry City FC.
The hotel boasts two meeting rooms and sits next to the Ricoh Arena which can accommodate from seven to 7,000 delegates in its 80 rooms, including a 6,000sqm conference and exhibition hall.
Of the hotel’s 121 guest rooms, 50 queen rooms have full view of the pitch and there is Wi-Fi connectivity in every guestroom.
There is a Faradays restaurant and The Mill, a new bar and brasserie.
There is also a 24-hour complimentary fitness centre on-site for guests.
John Greenleaf, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton said: “Situated in a multi-purpose sports stadium, the hotel is truly unique and will be a great addition to our growing portfolio in the UK.”
Richard Marsh general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton at the Ricoh Arena – Coventry added: “The Ricoh Arena attracts a huge number of people to its wide range of events – sport, business and entertainment – and the DoubleTree by Hilton here will be perfectly suited to serve the needs of that growing audience.”