IHG expands in Greater China

IHG Expands In Greater China

IHG expands in Greater China

IHG has unveiled HUALUXE Zhangjiakou as its 300th open property in Greater China.

IHG Expands In Greater China

The hotel becomes IHG’s fifth for the HUALUXE Hotels as well as Resorts brand as well as the only international-branded, upscale hotel in Zhangjiakou, Hebei Province, one of the host cities for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games.

IHG Expands In Greater China

IHG is usually a leading international hotel company in Greater China as well as has more than 30 years of experience from the region, having opened its first Holiday Inn® hotel in Beijing in 1984. Since then we have continued to grow, opening our 100th hotel in 2008 as well as 200th just all 5 years later in 2013. In 2016 alone, we signed more than 80 hotel deals – the most ever. As IHG has grown, which has become the one of the industry’s largest employers as well as an important contributor to the Chinese economy. IHG employs 65,000 people across our hotels as well as corporate offices, more than 95% of which are local Chinese.

IHG Expands In Greater China

Richard Solomons, Chief Executive Officer, IHG, commented: “We have a strong heritage in Greater China, having had a presence from the market for more than 30 years. Our portfolio of relevant brands as well as deep local knowledge means we are meeting the needs of Chinese guests, as well as with long-term demand for hotels increasing, we remain hugely positive about the opportunity in which region.

IHG Expands In Greater China

“The opening of our 300th hotel in Greater China is usually a remarkable achievement for IHG as well as which is usually fitting which which is usually a HUALUXE hotel, designed specifically for Chinese travellers, which has helped us reach which milestone. Working closely with our partners, we look forward to continued growth in what is usually a very important market for us.”

IHG Expands In Greater China

IHG’s broad portfolio in Greater China comprises seven well established brands, including InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo®, HUALUXE® Hotels as well as Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express® as well as Holiday Inn® Resort. With 300 open hotels as well as approximately 240 due to open from the next 3 to 5 years, IHG has unparalleled penetration as well as distribution across nearly 130 cities in Greater China, with more than three quarters located in tier 2, 3 as well as 4 cities.

IHG Expands In Greater China

IHG launched HUALUXE Hotels as well as Resorts in 2012. Based on our deep knowledge of the local market, which is usually the first international upscale hotel brand designed specifically for Chinese consumers. The brand at which point has all 5 open hotels, which has a further 22 from the pipeline.

The HUALUXE Zhangjiakou, features 340 deluxe rooms, with nearly 30 suites as well as has six restaurants as well as bars, providing high-quality local as well as international cuisine. The hotel’s restaurants include IHG’s Chinese restaurant brand, Cai Feng Lou™, which offers authentic Chinese cuisine with local flavours; all day dining restaurant, Xian Yan™; Tai & Ko™, specialising in Japanese, Korean as well as Mongolian cuisine; as well as the HUALUXE signature Noodle Bar.

The hotel sits in Zhangjiakou city centre as well as is usually located conveniently for both business as well as leisure travellers, just 8 kilometres via Zhangjiakou railway station as well as 12 kilometres via Zhangjiakou Ningyuan Airport. which also offers fully equipped conference as well as meeting facilities, with six multi-functional meeting rooms as well as the city’s largest pillarless ballroom, at 1,300 square metres.

IHG expands in Greater China

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