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Holiday Inn Express made from shipping containers opens in Manchester


A unique and equally impressive feat using shipping containers – The Holiday Inn Express in Manchester made out of shipping containers

Starting months ago the project for the unique Holiday Inn Express hotel in Manchester began bringing a a whole new type of hotel for the North West. The newly opened Holiday Inn Express is one of the first of it’s kind in the North West being so because this particular hotel is made out of shipping containers. All sorts of wild and wonderful projects have utilised the shipping container from pop up shops and bars, swimming pools and even spas. It’s both intriguing and impressive that shipping containers can be used for so many diverse projects and just how useful they can be in both design and cost effectiveness. Let’s check out the inspiring Manchester Holiday Inn hotel:

Consisting of a whopping 220 shipping containers (that’s a lot of containers) the hotel opened it’s recently; only last week on Thursday 18th May 2017. The rooms are fitted with modern and stylish features and from a glance you wouldn’t even tell you were inside a shipping container hotel. Each room’s interior was also fitted and installed before being transported to the location of the hotel and the unique container hotel is situated in Trafford City, Manchester. 

Managing Director for Tower Hotel Management, Peter de la Perrelle stated – “All the staff are excited as we gear up for the launch. This has been a fantastic project for Tower Hotel Management to see through from its conception to launch, and, as the official partner hotel for EventCity, and being next door to intu Trafford Centre, there’s already a strong demand for beds”.

To learn more about the Holiday Inn Express hotel in Manchester please check out the following link here.

shipping containersShipping containers are being used around the world for more and more unique, creative and truly inspiring projects.

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