Lafrance Hospitality Signs Management Contract for Tru by Hilton in Manchester, NH

November 7th, 2018 – Peter Flotz and Kent Gregory of Bedford Lot Venture, LLC have appointed Lafrance Hospitality to manage the Tru by Hilton under construction in Downtown Manchester, NH. Peter Flotz and Kent Gregory have been working diligently on getting the Millyard area site approved since 2016 for a new Tru by Hilton and have received the go ahead for the project.


Both Lafrance Hospitality and Bedford Lot Venture, LLC are looking forward to this new opportunity and partnership. “We are pleased to be appointed the manager for the Tru by Hilton under construction in Manchester.  This brand and location will have a lot of synergy with our other great hotel locations in New Hampshire and around New England,” said Tim Burkhardt, Vice President of Lodging and Development at Lafrance Hospitality.  “We are excited to be working with both the owners and Hilton on this project.”


“We continue to invest in the Manchester Millyard as the roster of world class companies within blocks of this site grows.  Whether its cutting edge education or miracles like industrial scale organ manufacturing, it all happens within walking distance of this project.  We needed a pro like Lafrance to partner with us in bringing this forward looking brand to Manchester.”  Said Peter Flotz, Managing Member of Bedford Lot Venture, LLC.


The business and financial center of New Hampshire, downtown Manchester, is home to the nationally recognized historic Millyard where hundreds of businesses occupy revitalized mill buildings. Unique retail outlets and boutiques offer great lunch-hour shopping excursions, while an exciting nightlife draws residents and visitors downtown after hours.


About Tru by Hilton

Tru by Hilton is a game-changing hotel brand providing a simplified and spirited approach that is grounded in value for business and leisure travelers. The brand is modern and functional, offering social connectivity with reimagined public spaces, including an open lobby comprised of four areas where guests can work, play, lounge, and eat. Designed to appeal cross-generationally, guests enjoy complimentary amenities, including a free, build-your-own ‘Top It’ breakfast with both healthy and indulgent items, coffee, and tea; smaller, more modern, and efficiently designed guestrooms with a rolling desk and oversized windows for natural light; a multifunctional fitness center; and fast WiFi. Premium snacks, light meal options and single-serve wine and beer are available for purchase at the 24/7 Eat & Sip market. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more at www.trubyhilton.com or newsroom.hilton.com/trubyhilton, and connect with Tru by Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and Instagram.


About Lafrance Hospitality

Headquartered in Westport, MA, Lafrance Hospitality is a multifaceted organization that owns and operates thirteen hotels throughout New England and Florida, six function facilities, five restaurants and a catering division. In addition, Lafrance Hospitality Company offers management and consulting services as well as distressed asset management. Their vision is to be the premier hospitality company by employing the very best people, trained and empowered, to deliver a quality product with sensational service to every guest, every time. For more information, visit www.LafranceHospitality.com.