New modern and sophisticated hotel in Boise, Idaho
The new Holiday Inn Express Boise Downtown offers a hot breakfast buffet served daily, business center and fitness center. Enjoy luxuriously appointed guest rooms with plush new bedding, thoughtful amenities and large wall to wall windows.
New property in Boise, Idahotofeature new sign and brand standards as part of the worldwide brand relaunch
ATLANTA August 16th, 2013 – InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) [LON- IHG, NYSE- IHG (ADRs)], today announced the opening of a newly renovated 159 room Holiday Inn Express® Boise Downtown (http://www.ihg.com/
The Holiday Inn brand family’s $1 billion global brand relaunch, the largest project of its kind in hospitality history, continues to drive increased quality and consistency across the global portfolio. The new hotel will feature a contemporary image with emphasis on arrival and welcome services, guestroom and guest bath comfort and a redesigned logo and signage.
Guests at the Holiday Inn Express Boise Downtown (http://www.ihg.com/
“Holiday Inn Express hotels are designed to be the smart choice for value-conscious business and leisure travelers,” said Heather Balsley, senior vice president, Brand Management, the Holiday Inn brand family, the Americas, IHG. “With more than 2,200 properties worldwide, the Holiday Inn Express portfolio continues to expand in markets like Boise, Idaho providing our guests with an enhanced stay experience at a great value. We are proud to welcome this hotel into the Holiday Inn brand family with the brand new sign and everything it represents.”
The newly renovated, 84,000 sq.-ft. property offers a variety of amenities such as fitness center, airport shuttle service and business center. Standard Holiday Inn Express guest rooms feature comfortable queen or king-sized beds, a sitting area with a lounge chair and an in-room coffee machine featuring complimentary Smart Roast 100% Arabica coffee. Business travelers will find large desks with ergonomic chairs, free high-speed internet access and free local phone and toll free (U.S. and Canada only), phones with private voicemail and complimentary USA TODAY® newspapers.
“More than $5 million has been invested to convert this property from a Doubletree Club to a Holiday Inn Express and we are looking forward to the end result,” said Mihaela, General Manager. “Holiday Inn Express is modern, fresh, clean and uncomplicated and a perfect fit for Boise.”
The property is within walking distance to Boise State University and just minutes from Boise Airport are also a short drive from the hotel. The Holiday Inn Express Boise Downtown (http://www.ihg.com/
The Holiday Inn Express Boise Downtown (http://www.ihg.com/
Holiday Inn Express hotels participate in IHG’s guest loyalty program, IHG Rewards® Club. The industry’s first, largest and fast-growing guest loyalty program has over 74 million members. Membership is free and guests can enroll by logging on at IHGRewardsClub.com (http://www.ihgrewardsclub.com/
About Holiday Inn Express hotels
Holiday Inn Express hotels are modern hotels for value-oriented travelers. Fresh, clean and uncomplicated, Holiday Inn Express hotels offer competitive rates for both business and leisure travelers. Guests Stay Smart® at Holiday Inn Express hotels where they enjoy a free hot Express Start® Breakfast Bar, free high-speed internet access and free local phone calls (US and Canada only). There are currently more than 2,200 Holiday Inn Express hotels around the globe. For more information about Holiday Inn Express hotels or to book reservations, call 1-800-HOLIDAY or visit www.hiexpress.com.
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Notes to Editors:
IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON-IHG, NYSE-IHG (ADRs)] is a global organization with a broad portfolio of nine hotel brands, including InterContinental®
IHG manages IHG® Rewards Club, the world’s first and largest hotel loyalty program with over 74 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 4,600 hotels and 678,000 guest rooms in nearly 100 countries and territories. With more than 1,000 hotels in its development pipeline, IHG expects to recruit around 90,000 people into additional roles across its estate over the next few years.
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