IHG Announces Holiday Inn Orizaba Hotel Opening – New addition to growing IHG-branded hotel portfolio in Veracruz, Mexico

Orizaba/Veracruz, Mexico – 26 November 2013 – InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) announced the opening of the Holiday Inn Orizaba hotel, bringing its total number of hotels in Veracruz to eight including: two Crowne Plaza hotels, one Hotel Indigo property, three Holiday Inn hotels and one Holiday Inn Express hotel.

Holiday Inn Orizaba hotel

Holiday Inn Orizaba hotel

“This market has vast potential and we are happy to grow the IHG brand family here,” said Gerardo Murray, vice president, Strategic Marketing Services, Mexico, Latin America and the Caribbean, IHG. “The scale and diversity of the IHG family of brands means that our hotels can meet our guests’ needs whatever the occasion and the Holiday Inn Orizaba hotel is in the city center, so it’s conveniently located for both business and leisure travelers.”

The hotel is located at Avenue Oriente 6 No. 892 Col. Centro, near local attractions such as the Iron Palace and the Mier y Pesado Castle. Decorated in a contemporary style, the hotel conversion, overseen by Constructora Guraieb and Associates, generated more than 370 employment opportunities.

Holiday Inn hotels feature a residential atmosphere that is warm, trend forward and comfortable. Guest beds are made using crisp, white bedding with pillows that come in two comfort levels: “soft” and “firm.” The residential design includes business-focused necessities such as an ergonomic workstation and data ports with the bathrooms including a multifunctional showerhead, as well as a signature shower curtain with curved rod, and Bath & Body Works bath products. Additionally, each room features comfortable double, queen or king-sized beds, a sitting area with a lounge chair, hairdryer, micro fridge, coffee maker, iron and ironing board. The 103-room property which also includes a junior suite has one floor exclusively reserved for Platinum Elite IHG Rewards Club members – IHG’s award-winning loyalty program.

Other amenities include three meeting rooms that can hold up to 180 people, a fully equipped fitness center, a heated swimming pool and covered parking with valet service. Guests can also enjoy the hotel’s restaurant Los Ameyales which features a variety of cuisines and dining options from breakfast to dinner. Room Service Right … On Time, at all Holiday Inn hotels, ensures that guests’ room service orders are accurate and delivered on time, every time.

The Holiday Inn Orizaba hotel was designed with the Holiday Inn brand family’s $1 billion global brand relaunch in mind, the largest project of its kind in hospitality history. The relaunch continues to drive increased quality and consistency across the global portfolio. The hotel features a contemporary image with emphasis on arrival and welcome services, guestroom and guest bath comfort and a redesigned logo and signage.

Owned and managed by Operadora Decori Orizaba SA de CV., the Holiday Inn Orizaba hotel is franchised by an affiliate of IHG.

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