Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram unveils LLS’ latest venture – The Strawberry Fields Hotel
After already delivering an impressive 32 tours in its debut season, Your Tour, the tourism branch of LLS unveiled The Strawberry Fields Hotel in Woolton, Liverpool.
The 52-bed hotel features football themed en-suite rooms, games area and large screens in time for guests to enjoy the World Cup 2018.
Your Tour operate global sports experiences for schools, teams and universities across the world visiting top class facilities in the capital cities of Finland, Sri Lanka and Spain.
Over 1000 sports fanatics have visited Liverpool with their school or club to take part in first class sports itineraries tailor made to their needs which feature UEFA coaching sessions, stadium tours, fixtures, live Premier League matches and special guest appearances from sports industry professionals.
The innovative LLS programme has already attracted teams from China, Sri Lanka, Germany, Finland, Norway as well as the North and the Republic of Ireland.
Metro Mayor of the Liverpool city region, Steve Rotheram officially opened The Strawberry Fields Hotel and said Your Tour is an innovative addition to Liverpool’s tourist industry which will give visitors “a taste of what the city has to offer”.
The Metro Mayor, who has been a supporter of LLS since its early years, said ‘Liverpool is the “cultural capital of Europe” and Your Tour is another exciting step for the business and the city.’
Michael McDonough, Global Tour Director (far left) said, ‘We are passionate about delivering unforgettable experiences for young people, adding value to their CV’s and we especially enjoy welcoming them to the Liverpool City Region to sample its rich sporting culture’.
The launch was attended by representatives of Liverpool Football Club, Everton Football Club, Manchester City and Wigan Athletic along with a host of community partners who make the tours possible.
A very exciting summer and season lies ahead for the Your Tour team at LLS.
For further information about Your Tour or how you can get your school, university or team involved please call +44 151 294 3229 or email firstname.lastname@example.org