Travelodge have announced the next wave of its ongoing UK expansion programme, with 17 new hotels across the UK in the 2019 pipeline that will create more than 350 new jobs.
The 17 new hotels will be developed by third party investors, with an approximate investment value of £115 million.
The group will continue the roll-out of its Travelodge Plus concept, with its seventh property, a new build regional hotel at Marlow-on-Thames, to go alongside its existing city centre locations in Edinburgh, York, London and Brighton.
The group will also extend the roll-out of its successful SuperRooms, extending their reach to more than 50 hotels across the UK, with new roll-outs in: Edinburgh, London, Marlow, Solihull and Winchester, including the first rooms to feature mini chiller cabinets.
The new UK expansion programme will see core Travelodge continue to grow and extend its restaurant business. It is expected to open its 200th hotel with an on-site restaurant in 2019, with 13 of the new hotels featuring its bar café concept. It will also extend the reach for business customers with more hotels in key growing business locations including Edinburgh, Glasgow, Liverpool, London, Marlow, Solihull and Swindon.