Hotel FootballOld Trafford, Manchester
Contractor: Galliford Try
Project Value: £24,000,000
Gary Neville and Ryan Giggs first came up with the idea of starting a hospitality company after travelling the world during their footballing careers.They have experienced more restaurants and hotels than most, giving them an innate understanding of what makes an outstanding establishment.
Hotel Football is an upscale football-themed hotel overlooking Old Trafford, the home of Manchester United F.C.. Owned by the Class of 92 Manchester United Former players Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes, Nicky Butt, Phil Neville, and Gary Neville as well as the GG Hospitality Management Company; the hotel was built at a cost of £24m and features 133 rooms, a restaurant called Cafe Football and a five-a-side football pitch on the roof. The hotel is the first in a planned chain of football-themed hotels to be located near football grounds around the world.