Holiday Inn opens in Cairns

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has opened a new Holiday Inn hotel in Cairns. The former Mercure Cairns Harbourside has now been rebranded as the Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside on…

Holiday Inn Dubai goes Green

The Holiday Inn Dubai - Al Barsha will be actively participating in the upcoming UAE Green Festival by providing guests with tips on environment protection while also focusing on energy…

Holiday Inn Express debuts in Phuket

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has launched its first Holiday Inn Express on the island of Phuket. The new Holiday Inn Express Phuket Patong Beach Central offers 277 rooms in the…

IHG adds Holiday Inn in Krabi

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has opened a new Holiday Inn resort in the southern Thai province of Krabi. The former Sala Talay Resort & Spa has been rebranded as will reopen…

Second Holiday Inn opens in Phuket

Holiday Inn Resort Phuket Mai Khao Beach opened in Thailand on Friday. The new 246-guestrooms each feature the latest in hospitality technology such as LCD flat-screen TV connected to DVD…

Holiday Inn doubles up in Phuket

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has announced that its second Holiday Inn in Phuket - the Holiday Inn Resort Phuket Mai Khao Beach - will open its doors this month. Located on the…

Holiday Inn doubles up in Phuket

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has announced that its second Holiday Inn in Phuket - the Holiday Inn Resort Phuket Mai Khao Beach - will open its doors this month. Located 10km from…

IHG signs Holiday Inn in Medina

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed a contract with Al Aqeeq Real Estate Development Company for a new 400-room Holiday Inn hotel in the Holy City of Medina. The deal, signed at…

Holiday Inn Express to debut in Bali

Holiday Inn Express will soon make its debut in Bali, following the signing of an agreement between IHG and Indonesian developer, PT Wismatama Indah Makmur. The new Holiday Inn Express…

IHG signs new Holiday Inn in Rotorua

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) will establish its fifth Holiday Inn hotel in New Zealand on 1 March, following the signing of a 10-year agreement for the privately-owned Heritage…

Holiday Inn Silom helps mangroves

IHG's Holiday Inn Silom Bangkok is taking a lead on protecting Thailand's coastal environments, by helping to planting mangroves in the country's Samutsongkram province. Part of a 'Green…

First Holiday Inn for Vietnam

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed an agreement with MBLand (Military Bank Land) to manage the group's first Holiday Inn-branded hotel in Vietnam. The Holiday Inn Hanoi Dong Da…

Holiday Inn for Chennai

Holiday Inn Estancia Chennai, a 200-room, 75-suite hotel, will open in 2011. The hotel will be part of the 82-acre Estancia Integrated Township, a mixed use development. The hotel is…

New Holiday Inns open in Europe

The first European Holiday Inn hotels are preparing to open as part of InterContinental Hotels Group US$1 billion global relaunch of the brand. Eleven Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express…

Holiday Inn Express in Taiwan

InterContinental Hotels Group has signed its first Holiday Inn Express hotel in Taiwan. The hotel will be located in Taichung, Taiwan's third largest city, and will be the city's first…

New look Holiday Inns

All Holiday Inn hotels worldwide will be progressively relaunched, incorporating a new service promise, a redesigned welcome experience as well as refreshed guestrooms with…

Try a cruise holiday

This spring travellers can take to the seas and try on a cruise holiday for size with Celebrity Cruises’ two-night ‘Taste of Modern Luxury’ weekend break from Southampton to Paris.…

IHG to open seven new hotels in India

After the massive Six Senses acquisition, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is making waves in India. Under the IHG-SAMHI partnership, it today announced the opening of seven more Holiday…

MICE Thailand

When it comes to MICE locations, event planners are spoilt for choice in Thailand, especially for agents who are looking to hold a spectacular event without blowing all the budget on the…

Qatar update

Stopover and discover Qatar Exclusive to Qatar Airways, transit passengers are eligible to stop over on their next flight through Qatar. Stopping over is easy – travellers need to apply…

BA launches premium sale

British Airways is offering customers the chance to ‘turn left for less’ with the launch of its luxury sale this week.  The special offers which are available until midnight on March…

智选假日酒店来到马来西亚

洲际酒店集团(IHG)在马来西亚新开了首座智选假日酒店。 吉隆坡市中心智选假日酒店是智选假日品牌(Holiday Inn Express)首次来到马来西亚。 吉隆坡市中心智选假日酒店的推出,标志着该品牌在东南亚扩张的最新一步。在此之前,智选假日已经来到泰国、印尼和新加坡。 新酒店位于拉惹朱兰路,距离吉隆坡金三角区域十分近,这一区域有着该市的重要商贸、零售和娱乐设施。…

假日快捷酒店进入澳洲市场

洲际酒店集团(IHG)将于4月11日在澳大利亚新开首家假日快捷酒店(Holiday Inn Express)。 悉尼麦觉理公园假日快捷酒店(Holiday Inn Express Sydney Macquarie Park )是IHG和Pro-invest这批15家假日快捷酒店的第一家,其他的酒店选址已定在布里斯班、阿德莱德和墨尔本。…

IHG opens 5,000th hotel

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) reached a major milestone today (12 January 2016), when it opened its 5,000th hotel. The launch of the Hotel Indigo Lower East Side in New York…

印尼新开一家假日酒店

洲际酒店集团(IHG)在印尼新开了第六家假日酒店。 Cikarang Jababeka假日酒店(Holiday Inn Cikarang Jababeka)的前身是一家独立酒店,由其更名而来。酒店毗邻工业园区,离雅加达SoekarnoHatta国际机场约70km路程。 酒店里设有三家餐厅,大堂酒廊,会议室等多种设施。其中,最大的一个宴会厅能容纳约1000位客人。…

智选假日酒店2016年来到马来西亚

明年,继新签订了两座位于吉隆坡的协议之后,洲际酒店集团将在马来西亚新开首座智选假日酒店。 智选假日酒店在东南亚快速发展着,马来西亚首座智选假日酒店将于2016年正式开业。吉隆坡中心智选假日酒店(Holiday Inn Express Kuala Lumpur City Centre)位于Menara…

IHG悉尼将建新皇冠假日酒店

洲际酒店集团(IHG)新签订了一份管理协议,将在悉尼市中央商业区新建一座皇冠假日酒店。 酒店计划于2019年正式对外营业,拥有160间客房。悉尼达令港皇冠假日酒店毗邻悉尼达令港国际会展中心,将主要针对商务旅行者们,酒店拥有5间会议室,以及一个24小时商务中心。 其他的酒店设施包括一间餐厅、酒吧、健身中心和室外泳池等。…

Redefine|BDL reports MICE boom

Redefine|BDL Hotels has revealed in the year to August 2015, it saw an 11 per cent increase in meetings and event room hire as compared to the same period in 2014. Stand-out successes for…

希尔顿酒店首入驻巴布亚新几内亚

希尔顿(Hilton)酒店集团在巴布亚新几内亚新签订了一份酒店的订单,将位于一个拥有大型文化中心的主要多功能区内。 希尔顿这次和Star Mountain Plaza Ltd(SMPL)新签订了一份协议,将管理SMPL在巴布亚新几内亚首都的Star Mountain广场项目中的莫尔兹比港希尔顿酒店和文化中心。…

阿拉木图申奥 着重酒店市场

哈萨克斯坦阿拉木图市在申请举办2022年冬季奥运会,希望最近增长的酒店接待能力能助其申奥一臂之力。 阿拉木图,作为哈萨克斯坦最大的城市,现在在申奥的路上已经走到最后一步,将和北京竞争这个名额。最终胜出者将于本月月底公布。阿拉木图官员表示,这座城市开发了一个“生机盎然”的酒店扩张计划,来满足运动员、官员和监察员的需求。…

凯恩斯首家假日酒店开业

洲际酒店集团(IHG)和Taisei Kanko Australia Pty有限公司签订了协议,将在凯恩斯新开首家假日酒店(Holiday Inn)。 凯恩斯港畔假日酒店,目前运营的名字是凯恩斯美居港畔。在正式更名为假日酒店之前,酒店会进行一次翻新装修,届时整个澳大利亚的假日酒店将有11家。 洲际酒店集团AMEA首席运营官Karin…

Gateway partners with IHG

In a bid to stay ahead of competition, Gateway recently inked an agreement with InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) to provide agents with access to all InterContinental Hotel Group…

St Regis rises in Macau

Sands China and Starwood have reached a major milestone in the development of the first ever St Regis hotel in Macau. The project recently celebrated its 'topping out', as the new…

NEW APPOINTMENTS

JOE BATSHOUN has been appointed general manager of ART Rotana Amwaj Islands. He has been heading the pre-opening team of ART Rotana and is responsible for overall running and operation of…

IHG set to expand in UAE

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) announced signing of two new hotels in Abu Dhabi. The signing will mark the entry of a second InterContinental and second Holiday Inn property into…

IHG在泰国新开第三家智选假日酒店

洲际集团在泰第三家即曼谷第二家智选假日酒店投入运营。该酒店位于沙通商业区,可提供184间客房,免费WIFI,早餐和健身中心。其隶属于泰国TCC酒店集团,临近Chong Nonsi地铁站。 作为该品牌在泰首都的第二家店,它已加入智选假日旗下。今年下半年位于Sukhumvit 11的新店有望开业。

The latest staff appointments

Hilary Cross has been named as the general manager of the new Dorsett Shepherds Bush. Cross will be responsible for pre-opening activities ahead of its launch in May and was most…

IHG expands in Turkey

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) is fast expanding in the Turkish market with the signing of three Holiday Inn® hotels – Holiday Inn Ankara Çukurambar, Holiday Inn Istanbul Tuzla Bay…

IHG expands in Oman

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) has opened Holiday Inn Muscat Al Seeb, making it the third IHG hotel in the city. The hotel caters well for business travellers and families. The…

The latest industry appointments

Kim All-Sampson and Kelley Coville have been named international tour and travel trade manager and group sales manager at Hornblower Niagara Cruises. Both have extensive backgrounds in…

IHG forays into Mauritius

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) signed a new franchise agreement with Airport Hotel Limited that will see the Old Manor House at Plaisance Airport become Holiday Inn Mauritius –…

IHG lures loyal guests with free Wi-Fi

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is rebranding its Priority Club Rewards programme, with the offer of free Wi-Fi for all its members. From July 2013, the hotel company will rebadge the…

2,000 more room open at Sheraton Macao

The Sheraton Macao Hotel has celebrated the opening of its second tower, the Earth Tower, adding 2,067 more rooms to the property. The new additions take the hotel's total inventory to…

The latest appointments – Asia

PATRICK ANDRES has been named as Travelport's new Vice President and Regional Managing Director for the Asia Pacific region. Andres joins Travelport with 25 years' experience, most recently…

IHG ramps up Indonesian expansion plans

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has revealed a major expansion plan for Indonesia, including the growth for its Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express brands and the nationwide launch of…

Asia drives IHG performance

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) posted improved financial results for the first half of 2012, driven by the strong performance of its hotels in Asia Pacific. In its half-year results,…

The latest appointments – Asia

CHRIS ADAMS has been named as the new General Manager of the Outrigger Laguna Phuket Resort and Villas. A New Zealand national Adams arrives at the resort from the Anantara Golden Triangle,…