Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Centre venue completes £11m transformation
All elements of the four-star and AA accredited Leicestershire hotel have been totally transformed in a fresh, new signature style now offering a maximum capacity of 1,000 delegates.
The hotel now boasts complimentary 400mb uncontended WiFi enabling all conference organisers, delegates and hotel guests unrivalled internet speed and consistency. Commenting on the transformation Tony Hill, Executive General Manager said “Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue is now the only major conference hotel in the UK to offer this level of unbeaten download and upload speeds to every event delegate, regardless of how many people are online or the technological specification of any number of events at the same time”.
Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue offers unrivalled conference facilities with 26 meetings and event suites that have seen the greatest transformation and can now comfortably accommodate 1,000 delegates. In addition Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue now boasts a state of the art purpose built and self-contained Training Suite, the first of its kind in the UK.
The Training Suite encourages creativity and inspires companies as they seek a competitive advantage. Designed by and with training organisations in mind, the Training Suite boasts five training suites, a board room, great flexible breakout space and the Divinctus Lounge which can be used for refreshment breaks, private dining and reception drinks.
The hotel’s two largest ground floor conference Suites, the London and Paris refurbishment included high spec lighting, audio and increased rig capacity as well as thoughtfully designed new interiors with comfortable finishes throughout. These two flexible Suites are complemented and supported by the Lakeside, a multi-level function and event suite which can host 200 delegates and offers stunning views of the lake and surrounding countryside.
The Paris Conference Suite
An additional 26 meeting rooms have also been fully refurbished in the same fresh, new style, providing a modern and fully flexible event complex. Each room offers top-spec technology and new contemporary and adaptable furnishings along with white screens, adjustable air conditioning and uncontended WiFi as standard. The rooms are also induction loop equipped and have blackout capability, lockable doors and video conferencing. The hotel is a certified ‘Compliant Venue’ reapproving it to host challenging industry leading health care events.
The spacious 362 bedrooms have been completely refurbished with stylish interiors, contemporary décor and specially selected pieces of artwork and offer flat screen TV’s, the exclusively designed bespoke DREAM bed by Jurys Inn and beautifully appointed bathrooms with power showers and luxurious spa toiletries.
The hotel also welcomes an upgrade to the Juvenate Health and Leisure Club as part of the multi million pound renovations, featuring an extensive fully-equipped fitness suite, start of the art pool and relaxation suite, studio classes and a fitness team based at the centre. The launch of the leisure centre is the finishing touch in the complete transformation at Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue and allows the hotel to be positioned as a leading hotel and venue in the region and wider market.
The hotel also includes a Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar and Grill, a new Piazza lounge and wine bar, a Costa coffee outlet and launched the popular Triumph Bar inspired by the iconic leading British motorcycle brand.
Commenting on the multimillion pound refurbishment and stunning remodelling of the hotel, Executive General Manager, Tony Hill, said: “Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue with its range of facilities and complete refurbishment has arguably now repositioned itself as the leading conference and event venue in the UK. It’s fantastic that we now have a world class state of the art conference hotel like this in Leicestershire. Our superb range of MICE facilities and elegant bedrooms, supported by a fantastic team of attentive staff, makes Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue the go-to destination for meetings of any size.”
“We can now position Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue ahead and apart from other larger conference and meeting venues and hotels across the region and wider market as a consequence of product quality, flexibility and our hospitality.”
Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue is centrally located, close to the M69 (J1), M1 (J21) and M6 (J2) and is 40 minutes from East Midlands and Birmingham airports. The hotel is 10 miles from Coventry and Leicester, 2.1 miles from Hinckley Railway Station and just 4 miles from Nuneaton Railway Station, which has excellent rail links with London Euston, and is just a 59-minute journey on a Virgin Pendalino. The hotel also has a licensed helipad and 600 complimentary parking spaces.