June 15, 2017 // Franchising.com // InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the opening of the new-build 221-room Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites® Montreal Centre-ville West located in downtown Montreal, Quebec. This hotel marks the 16th IHG hotel in Quebec and joins 12 IHG hotels already located nearby including the InterContinental® Montreal, Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Montreal Centreville Downtown and Candlewood Suites® Montreal Downtown Centre Ville. This urban hotel is located steps away from the Bell Center, Place du Canada and Old Montreal, making it the perfect destination for business travelers, families and vacationers. The hotel encompasses 15 floors of a high-rise multi-use building that also includes apartments.
Eric Lent, Vice President, Full Service Hotels & Food and Beverage Solutions, The Americas, IHG, said: “Since its inception more than 60 years ago, the Holiday Inn brand has been a part of countless memorable experiences for travelers around the world. We are excited to further expand our presence in Montreal and continue to grow our brand. We are thrilled to welcome the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Montreal Centre-ville West to the IHG family.” The hotel’s common facilities are located on the 15th floor with a stunning panoramic view of the city centre and Mont Royal. The Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Montreal Centre-ville West features:
Ghislain Lacelle, General Manager, Holiday Inn Hotels & Suites Montreal Centre-Ville West, said: “We can’t wait to welcome guests traveling to beautiful Montreal. We are extremely proud to further expand our presence in Quebec. We are confident that our hotel will quickly become a favorite choice of leisure and business travelers visiting the area.” The Holiday Inn brand opened the doors of its first hotel more than 60 years ago and since then has been making travel more enjoyable for generations of travelers all over the world. Whether on the journey of a lifetime, a family vacation or business, guests know they can expect the contemporary design, modern amenities and warm, welcoming service that distinguish the Holiday Inn brand.
Holiday Inn hotels are designed to provide a welcoming and sociable environment for business travelers spending time away from home. Hotel amenities include complimentary Wi-Fi in all guestrooms, suites, meeting rooms and public areas, and this hotel also features an onsite business center and 6,700 square feet of meeting space with capacity for more than 1,140 people.
The hotel design includes 32 private one-bedroom suites where guests can choose either one King size bed or two Queen size beds, bathroom with a stand up glass shower or roll in shower, separate living area including a pullout sofa, lounge chair, two 43” flat screen HD television and an AM/FM radio with mobile phone plug-in and hands free function, Keurig coffee station, mini fridge, large sofa and an ergonomic desk and chair.
The hotel, located at 1390, Rene-Levesque Boulevard West (Corner of Lucien-L’Allier Street) is owned and managed by RIMAP Hospitality Services Inc. The Holiday Inn brand is part of IHG’s diverse family of brands in nearly 100 countries and territories. The scale and diversity of the IHG family of brands means that its hotels can meet guests’ needs whatever the occasion – whether an overnight getaway, a business trip, a family celebration or an once-in-a-lifetime experience. The Holiday Inn Brand participates in IHG® Rewards Club. The industry’s first and largest hotel rewards program is free, and guests can enroll at 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 nearly 5,200 hotels worldwide. The hotel also participates in IHG Green Engage® and offers unique programs to ensure sustainability.
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] is a global organisation with a broad portfolio of hotel brands, including InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants, Hotel Indigo®, EVEN® Hotels, HUALUXE® Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Holiday Inn Club Vacations®, Holiday Inn Resort®, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®.
IHG franchises, leases, manages or owns nearly 5,200 hotels and 770,000 guest rooms in almost 100 countries, with nearly 1,500 hotels in its development pipeline. IHG also manages IHG® Rewards Club, our global loyalty programme, which has more than 100 million enrolled members.
InterContinental Hotels Group PLC is the Group’s holding company and is incorporated in Great Britain and registered in England and Wales. More than 350,000 people work across IHG’s hotels and corporate offices globally.
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