Tru by Hilton Manchester Downtown Celebrates Grand Opening

Manchester, NHNovember 12, 2020 – Tru by Hilton Manchester Downtown welcomed local dignitaries to help celebrate the hotel’s grand opening. The event included tours of the property, a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony, and a reception with food and drinks from Common Man Restaurants, who will soon operate a 1,600 sq.ft. coffee shop café and a 3,000 sq.ft. restaurant on the lower level of the hotel property, and Contoocook Cider Company. The property is owned by MT Hotel Partners, LLC and will be managed by Lafrance Hospitality headquartered in Westport, MA. Who owns or manages 17 hotels throughout New England and Florida.


In attendance were local chamber members, city officials, Mayor Joyce Craig, and Michele Cota from Senator Jeanne Shaheen’s office. The event was emceed by Ken Tarara, Sr. Regional Director of Operations of Lafrance Hospitality, who also played a key role in the overall development of the hotel project. Following the ribbon cutting ceremony, a donation check was presented to Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock.


The 126 room-hotel is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Manchester at 135 Spring Street within walking distance from SNHU Arena, and a short drive from Manchester Boston Regional Airport and Merrimack Premium Shopping Outlets.


“Our recent Grand Opening celebration was the culmination of many months of hard work and the collaboration with city officials to bring this fresh, new Tru by Hilton property to Manchester,” said Molly Mulholland, General Manager. “Thank you again to all who joined the celebration. We look forward to serving the city of Manchester and welcoming guests for many years to come.”


The new Tru by Hilton Manchester Downtown features the amenities and experiences that matter most to guests, including comfortable beds, smaller, more efficiently designed rooms with a mobile desk, large bathrooms with premium bath amenities, top-rate in-room entertainment, a complimentary build-your-own “Top It” breakfast bar with both healthy and indulgent items, a 2,880-square-foot lobby with areas for guests to work, play games, eat and lounge, and a 24/7 “Eat. & Sip.” market with gourmet snacks and drinks. The tech-savvy hotel features mobile check-in, Digital Key, free WiFi, remote printing, a social media wall and lobby tablets. Additionally, Tru by Hilton properties offer fitness centers that leverage the latest fitness trends including barre, TRX bands, free weights, cardio and flexibility gear.


Tru by Hilton Manchester Downtown is part of Hilton Honors®, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 17 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard WiFi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room and access their room using a Digital Key.


To make a reservation, visit manchesternh.trubyhilton.com or call 603.669.3000.


Learn more about Tru by Hilton at newsroom.hilton.com/trubyhilton and www.trubyhilton.com.


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About Tru by Hilton

Tru by Hilton is a game-changing hotel brand with more than 160 open locations across North America, providing guests with a consistent, fun experience at an affordable price. Spirited, simplified, and grounded in value, Tru by Hilton is designed for cross-generational appeal, with a large, reimagined public space where guests can work, play, lounge, and eat. Efficiently designed modern guestrooms feature rolling desks, oversized windows for natural light, and bright, spacious bathrooms. Guests can enjoy complimentary amenities, including a build-your-own ‘Top It’ hot breakfast bar with both healthy and indulgent items and more than 35 toppings, a multifunctional fitness center, and fast Wi-Fi. Premium snacks and light meal options 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 seventeen hotels throughout New England and Florida, six function facilities, four restaurants and a catering division. In addition, Lafrance Hospitality 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. Learn more at lafrancehospitality.com