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Premier League side Sheffield United set to redevelop Bramall Lane Hotel

Sheffield United have announced that owner Prince Abdullah and the United board of directors have approved the redevelopment of the hotel at Bramall Lane.

The project, in partnership with Leaf Hospitality, is already underway and the new DoubleTree by Hilton hotel is expected to be open from late summer 2024.

Confirming the news on the club's official website they said that "The project will boost the local economy with the creation of 100 new jobs and enhance the Bramall Lane offering for locals and travellers alike."

"Blades fans will have the opportunity to enjoy pre-and post-match gatherings in the hotel's lounge bar and take advantage of its extensive events facilities. The vision for the property is to establish it as the leading upscale hotel in the city under the globally renowned DoubleTree by Hilton hotel brand."

Stephen Bettis, chief executive officer of Sheffield United, said: "We are thrilled to welcome the DoubleTree by Hilton to our prestigious and historic Bramall Lane stadium. This new addition will further enhance the matchday experience for our supporters and contribute to the ongoing development of the S2 area. The return of the hotel is welcomed by everyone at the Football Club."

Richard Farrar, Managing Director of Leaf Hospitality, commented: "We are delighted to embark on this exciting project at Bramall Lane on behalf the club. The DoubleTree by Hilton Sheffield City conversion will elevate the hospitality experience for visitors and fans alike. This is a really special project and we're delighted to kick off."

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