March 05, 2015 // Franchising.com // CHIHUAHUA, Chih. – InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the opening of the new Staybridge Suites® Chihuahua hotel in the city of Chihuahua, Mexico, following an investment of more than US $11 million by ownership. This opening represents IHG’s fourth Staybridge Suites property in Mexico, with other hotels located in Monterrey, Guadalajara and Queretaro. There are an additional four Staybridge Suites locations in the pipeline in Mexico.
“The hotel will be located near General Roberto Fierro Villalobos International Airport, making it a convenient choice for U.S. business travelers who will be in the city for an extended period of time,” said Gerardo S. Murray, Regional Vice President of Distribution and Commercial Marketing Mexico, Latin America & Caribbean, IHG. “The sociable and home-like environment of the Staybridge Suites brand will offer these guests a superior extended stay experience.”
Located at Calle Paseo Vistas del Sol 6803, the hotel is in close proximity to shopping malls, restaurants, bars, banks, entertainment and recreation areas. The hotel features 100 spacious and well-equipped studio and one-and two-bedroom/two-bathroom suites. Amenities such as a complimentary daily hot breakfast buffet and evening reception, daily housekeeping, guest laundry room, fitness center, indoor pool, 24-hour business center, free high-speed wireless Internet in all areas, 24-hour guest lounge and outdoor living room with barbecue and fire pit will be available for all guests.
The Staybridge Suites Chihuahua hotel is owned by Desarrollos Juventud S.A. de C.V and is managed by Desarrollos Juventud, SA de CV. The Staybridge Suites brand is part of IHG’s diverse family of brands, which operate in nearly 100 countries and territories and are designed to meet the needs of guests for any occasion. The Staybridge Suites brand participates in IHG’s hotel rewards program, IHG® Rewards Club. The industry’s first and largest hotel rewards program is free to join by enrolling at www.IHGRewardsClub.com, by downloading the IHG®App, by calling 1-888-211-9874 or by inquiring at the front desk of any of IHG’s more than 4,700 hotels worldwide. Guests can also book a green hotel stay at any of our IHG Green Engage enrolled hotels.
Staybridge Suites® is an innovative, all-suite hotel brand designed to meet the needs of extended stay guests seeking a warm sense of community in a home-like environment that is perfect for business, relocation and vacations. The Staybridge Suites brand entered the extended stay segment in December 1998 when its flagship location in Alpharetta, Ga., opened. Since that opening, the Staybridge Suites brand continues to grow rapidly with 200 hotels open across the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. There are more than 95 Staybridge Suites hotels in the pipeline, including nine outside of the Americas.
The Staybridge Suites brand is the winner of numerous awards in guest satisfaction and was named as one of the ‘Top 10 Brands in Customer Satisfaction’ globally by Market Metrix Hospitality Index (MMHI) in Q3 and Q4 2013.
For more information about the Staybridge Suites brand, call 1-877-238-8889 or visit www.StaybridgeSuites.com. Find Staybridge Suites hotels on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/Staybridge or Facebook www.Facebook.com/StaybridgeSuites.
IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] is a global organization with a broad portfolio of hotel brands, including InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, HUALUXE® Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo®, EVEN™ Hotels, Holiday Inn® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn Express®, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®. In January 2015, IHG acquired Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, the world’s leading boutique hotel business.
IHG manages IHG® Rewards Club, the world’s first and largest hotel loyalty program with over 84 million members worldwide. The program was relaunched in July 2013, offering enhanced benefits for members including free internet across all hotels, globally.
IHG franchises, leases, manages or owns over 4,800 hotels and more than 710,000 guest rooms in nearly 100 countries, with over 1,200 hotels in its development pipeline. Over 350,000 people work across IHG’s hotels and corporate offices worldwide.
In January 2015 we completed the acquisition of Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, adding 62 hotels (11,300 rooms) to our system size and 16 hotels to our development pipeline.
InterContinental Hotels Group PLC is the Group’s holding company and is incorporated in Great Britain and registered in England and Wales.
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