Travelodge has confirmed they will build a new hotel in Bridlington.
Travelodge announced today it will open 13 new buildings across Yorkshire at Barnsley, Bradford, Brighouse, Halifax, Headingly, Huddersfield, Hull, Knaresborough, Wetherby, Whitby, two sites in York and one in Bridlington.
The new hotels represent an investment of £8 million and will create 300 new jobs across Yorkshire
Jon Hendry Pickup, Travelodge Chief Operating Officer said: “Yorkshire is a key growth area for Travelodge and we are delighted to be growing our business across the county. Not only are we opening our second hotel in Harrogate today, and announcing our expansion programme to open a further 13 new hotels across the country; we have also invested £6 million modernising our existing 31 hotels across Yorkshire in our new contemporary brand design.
It comes after Premier Inn confirmed it plans to build a new 80-bedroom hotel on the Beaconsfield Car Park, off Carlisle Road.
Travelodge have not confirmed where the new hotel will be built but described Yorkshire as “a key growth area”.
The firm already has 32 properties and employs 519 people across the county.