Jakarta, 27 January 2014: InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has opened a brand new Holiday Inn Express hotel in Bali, Indonesia. The 115-room Holiday Inn Express Bali Kuta Square is located along the vibrant coast of one of the world’s most famous beach destinations and preludes the launch of 11 more Holiday Inn Express properties across the country in the next few years.
“We are very excited to welcome Holiday Inn Express Bali Kuta Square and it is the third Holiday Inn Express to open in Indonesia within three months. This is one of the fastest growing hotel brands in the world and Indonesia accounts for a significant portion of our development pipeline in South East Asia. Bali is one of the world’s most popular beach destinations with over three million visitors each year. Travellers looking for a smart and hassle-free stay right in the center of the action can definitely look forward to what the new hotel has to offer,” said Clarence Tan, Chief Operating Officer South East Asia and Resorts, IHG.
Conveniently located only a short 20 minute drive from Ngurah Rai Bali International Airport, travellers will be able to enjoy a quick commute upon arrival and departure in Bali. Some of the island’s most popular shopping and entertainment attractions such as Waterbom, Hard Rock Café Bali, Matahari Kuta Department Store and Beach Walk are just a stone’s throw away from Holiday Inn Express Bali Kuta Square.
Kuta Beach is well known for its spectacular sunsets and sandy beaches spanning over five kilometres along the southern coast of Bali. For tourists seeking some adventure, the beach offers a myriad of watersport activities just minutes away from the hotel. For those who prefer a more serene and relaxing atmosphere, the hotel also features a rooftop pool complete with a pool bar, promising the perfect getaway and a glistening view of the Bali Sea.
Guests at Holiday Inn Express Bali Kuta Square can expect a refreshing and hassle-free stay with:
Free and fast Wi-Fi available in guest rooms and throughout the hotel to stay connected all day, every day
Free Express Start™ Breakfast or a Grab & Go option for a smart start to the day
Rooftop pool and bar overlooking the beach
In-room entertainment consisting of a 32-inch TV and an iPod docking device for music of your own choice
A comfortable and restful sleep with high quality bedding and a choice of firm or soft pillows
Refreshing power showers with a three-function massage showerhead and fluffy towels after a day exploring the city
Holiday Inn Express is the smart choice for savvy business and leisure travellers that offers the reliability and consistent quality of a global hotel brand. Since the brand launched in 1991, Holiday Inn Express has established itself as a smart and affordable alternative to full service hotels and is rapidly growing its presence worldwide with 2,235 hotels (210,793 rooms) globally.
There will be an opening special rate for guests from USD 56++ per night for bookings from now until 30 June 2014. To find out more about Holiday Inn Express and to make a booking, visit www.holidayinnexpress.com.
Notes to Editors:
IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] is a global organisation with a broad portfolio of nine hotel brands, including InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo®, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn® Hotels and Resorts, Holiday Inn Express®, Staybridge Suites®, Candlewood Suites®, EVEN™ Hotels and HUALUXE™ Hotels & Resorts.
IHG manages IHG® Rewards Club, the world’s first and largest hotel loyalty programme with over 76 million members worldwide. The programme was relaunched in July 2013, offering enhanced benefits for members including free internet for Elites across all hotels, globally.
IHG franchises, leases, manages or owns over 4,600 hotels and 679,000 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.
InterContinental Hotels Group PLC is the Group’s holding company and is incorporated in Great Britain and registered in England and Wales.