The Hilton Hotel, Double Tree will provide the largest conference and events venue outside Leeds and Manchester and will open the doors to its first guests a year from now.
Revealed for the first time are images of what the Hilton Hotel will look like on the inside.
Piling on the Ferensway Site began earlier this week with Shaun Larvin, development Director at developers Lexington Avenue Leisure, saying it was now “100 miles per hour” with the project. “things will start to shape up pretty fast” said Mr Larvin.
“The contractors are flying out to Hong Kong today to see the prototype and we should have the module on site in March or April next year”
The 165 Bed Double Tree by Hilton Hotel is costing £25m to build and will conference and event facilities for up to 1,000 people.
The Hotel will provide a 24-hour full service facility, with fitness suite, a bar and restaurant and a business centre.
“We have bookings for it already” said Mr Larvin.
Developers at Lexington have contracted with Lincoln based Brayford Hotels, which will construct, own and operate the hotel under franchise arrangements with Hilton International.
Have a Look inside: Artist Impressions below
Project: Above From Left, Alan Horn (Site Manager), Keith Ranson (Project Manager), Cllr Steve Brady (City Council Leader), Shaun Larvin (Development Director, Lexington Avenue Leisure Ltd), Matt Jukes (Chief Executive of Hull City Council), Nick Howbridge (City Property and assets Manager) and Tony Howard (Business Development Executive, Lexington Avenue Leisure Ltd