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…

香港洲际酒店开始大型翻新工程

据悉,香港洲际酒店将于 2019年第1季暂停营业,进行为期12至16个月的大型翻新工程。 整项工程将覆盖所有客房及套房连浴室、公共地方、餐厅与宴会场地,酒店外墙亦会重新设计及修葺。 日本东京著名设计工作室 Curiosity Inc.的首席设计师Gwenael Nicolas将负责设计,带领其精英团队透过是次翻新工程为酒店带来革新蜕变。 Curiosity…

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…

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。…

IHG signs Hotel Indigo London

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has announced the signing of Hotel Indigo London – Aldgate in the UK's capital.  The newly built hotel will operate under a franchise agreement…

凯恩斯新开假日酒店

洲际酒店集团(IHG)于澳大利亚凯恩斯新开了一家假日酒店。 凯恩斯港湾假日酒店更名前是凯恩斯美居港湾酒店,现在已经成为该酒店集团位于澳大利亚的第11座酒店。 酒店位于一个海滩边,离凯恩斯机场不过10分钟的车程。酒店拥有许多一卧室套房,套房里有包括私人阳台、游泳池、餐厅、会议室、24小时商务中心在内的多种设施,同时还有前往市中心的免费班车。…

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…

大型酒店集团2015年利润上升

今年上半年,全球一些大型酒店集团的营业额和利润都在不断上升。 从各大酒店发布的今年1至6月的数据可以发现,洲际酒店集团(InterContinental Hotels Group)、万豪国际(Marriott International)、雅高酒店集团(AccorHotels)以及希尔顿国际酒店(HIlton Worldwide)都发布了强势的数据。…

迪拜将建全太阳能式酒店

近日,迪拜公布了一项建造全太阳能式酒店的企划,其作为迪拜规划发展可持续城市(The Sustainable City)的一部分,或将促进该规划的发展。该酒店计划于2017年上半年正式开业,共有170间房间,英迪格酒店集团(Hotel Indigo)将在此地区开设分店, 并且酒店100%以太阳能提供能源。…

New Appointments

MIKAEL SVENSSON has been appointed general manager of Viceroy Dubai Palm Jumeirah. Svensson is well placed to oversee launch of the USD$ one billion property, the Group’s first venture…

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…

Dubai Marina set for opening

The InterContinental Dubai Marina is gearing up for its opening scheduled for May 2015. The hotel will offer 328-rooms and will cater for both leisure and business travellers from the…

Turkish MICE on showcase

Turkish Airlines recently hosted a group travel agents from Cairo, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Jeddah, Riyadh, Amman and Kuwait on an Istanbul tour. The familiarisation trip was organised to…

IHG to debut Chinese brand

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has unveiled its first two Hualuxe Hotels, which are designed especially for the Chinese market. The new brand will make its debut in the first…

Healthy cooking from IHG

In an effort to highlight the benefits of healthy cooking, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) recently announced a partnership with Teresa Cutter. Cutter is the founder of The…

法国马赛现首家「迎接中国」酒店

为迎接中国旅客,法国南部大城马赛出现首家参与「迎接中国(China Ready)」的酒店,酒店内提供各式中文服务,期望能带给中国旅客贴心细致的法式服务。酒店并建议,旅客可以马赛为中心,辐射普罗旺斯的所有景点。 2013新开业的马赛洲际酒店(Intercontinental Marseille - Hotel…

ANA goes big in Texas

All Nippon Airways (ANA) is making a move into Texas with the launch of direct flights between Tokyo and Houston. The new trans-Pacific route will get underway in June 2015,…

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…

Moscow welcomes Gulf Air

In celebration for the new Bahrain-Moscow flights, the ambassador of Russian Federation to the Kingdom of Bahrain HE Victor Smirnov hosted a reception at the Intercontinental Regency…

Paul Schenk

Could you give us an overview of your career path? All I ever wanted to be is a chef. I worked in Australia, did my training and then moved many years later to Grand Hyatt Muscat and…

New Appointments

ABOUDI ASALI has been appointed senior vice president for the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region for Jumeirah Group. He brings with him over 20 years of experience in the…

IHG partners with Penfolds

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) recently announced a new partnership with global wine company, Treasury Wine Estates. The partnership offers a premium selection of wine from…

Bayshore opens in Abu Dhabi

InterContinental Abu Dhabi announced the opening of Bayshore, a private beachfront destination.   The venue is located within InterContinental Abu Dhabi’s marina, and just five…

IHG agrees Paris hotel sale

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has received a binding offer of EUR300 million (US$442m) for the InterContinental Paris – Le Grande. The hotel has been acquired by Qatar-based…

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…

New Appointments

MICHAEL MARTIN has been appointed general manager of InterContinental Dubai Marina and regional general manager overseeing 10 hotels in the UAE. In his new role, Michael will open the…

New Appointments

BILL KEFFER has been appointed general manager at JW Marriott Marquis. He brings with him managerial expertise spanning 25 years across Marriott International. STEPHANE SIMOND has…

New Appointments

GREG PIRKLE has been appointed general manager at Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay. He brings with him over 25 years of experience. In April, Pirkle will make the transition from Riyadh to…

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 profits rise 10%

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) achieved a strong rise in profits last year, as it launched new brands and sold assets. The world's biggest hotel company, in terms of room inventory,…

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…

India lifts A380 ban

India has lifted a ban on international airlines operating the Airbus A380 to the country. The country imposed the ban on the world's largest passenger jet amid concerns that it would…

IHG launches kids menu

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) recently launched the global children’s hotel menu designed by a child food expert and award winning chef. The menu launches in early 2014. The…

The latest staff appointments

Sébastien Bazin has been appointed chairman and CEO of Accor. Bazin joins the hotel group from Colony Capital, which he has been running since 1997 and has worked in finances since 1985.…

The latest industry appointments

Charlie Cooper has been named UK sales manager at China Links Travel. Cooper has joined the company to develop relationships with the UK travel trade and boost its profile. He joins the…