Milton Keynes Lightning are thrilled to announce a new partnership with The Holiday Inn Milton Keynes Central as an official sponsor for the 2024/25 season. This exciting collaboration aims to enhance the fan experience and provide exceptional services to our supporters and players.

The Holiday Inn Milton Keynes Central, located in the heart of the city’s business and shopping district, will be offering exclusive benefits for Milton Keynes Lightning fans, including watch parties, discounted accommodation, and special deals for hockey camp attendees, and giving added convenience and enjoyment for our dedicated supporters.

The Holiday Inn Milton Keynes Central boasts a range of amenities designed to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay. The hotel features a restaurant, conference facilities, an Open Lobby Bar Lounge area, a swimming pool, a gym, and a steam room. It provides ample space to eat, drink, work, relax, and socialise. Conveniently located a short walk from Milton Keynes central rail station, and Centre:MK the hotel is easily accessible, with direct trains to London and just a 30-minute drive from Luton Airport. Nearby attractions include the indoor ski Snozone, as well as Planet Ice Milton Keynes, the home of MK Lighting Ice Hockey.

Kevin Coombes, General Manager of The Holiday Inn Milton Keynes Central, expressed enthusiasm for the partnership: “We’re delighted to be announced as a new official sponsor of the Milton Keynes Lightning 2024/2025 season, hoping of course that they achieve everything they want to achieve. We have some great spaces at the Holiday Inn Milton Keynes Central and look forward to welcoming the fans, supporters, and players to them soon”.

MK Lightning Director Tom Roberts shared his excitement: “Having The Holiday Inn Milton Keynes Central as our official hotel partner is fantastic news for the team and our fans. The watch parties and accommodation deals will provide great opportunities for our supporters to engage with the team and each other. This partnership enhances our community ties and offers added value to our loyal fan base.”

This collaboration will include special events hosted at The Holiday Inn Milton Keynes Central, where fans can gather to watch away games (subject to streaming agreements) and enjoy exclusive access to team events. The discounted accommodation rates will be available for fans travelling to Milton Keynes to watch the games, ensuring they have a comfortable place to stay while supporting the Lightning.

For more information about the partnership, upcoming events, and special offers, please visit

The Holiday Inn Milton Keynes Central 


Phone: +44 1908 698500

Holiday Inn Milton Keynes Central sponsor MK Lightning