Crowne Plaza Expands in Central Mexico

InterContinental Hotels Group announced today the opening of a Crowne Plaza Hotel in Central Mexico after completing a half million dollar renovation. The 70-room Crowne Plaza Toluca-Lancaster, the latest property to join the Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts portfolio, is located 20 miles outside of Mexico City.
The newly renovated hotel offers a sophisticated atmosphere with modern décor throughout the guestrooms and lobby. The Crowne Plaza Toluca-Lancaster features International cuisine at Antibes Restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week. Abanicos lobby bar features a Jazz band nightly and serves “Botanas”(light snacks) for guests who prefer lighter fare. An impressive spa with solarium offering massages, facials, anti-age and body treatments as well as loofah and mud therapy is located on site at the hotel. With more than 5,000-sq. ft. of meeting space, the Crowne Plaza Toluca-Lancaster provides the perfect venue for business meetings and social functions.

Guestroom amenities include: voice mail, coffee maker, hair dryer, in-room safe, make-up mirror, data ports and iron and ironing board. The Crowne Plaza Toluca-Lancaster also offers a 24-hour reception desk, express checkout, fitness center, concierge, complimentary newspaper, complimentary parking and complimentary shuttle service to local businesses.

“We are delighted about continuing to grow the Crowne Plaza brand in Mexico,” said Kevin Kowalski, vice president, brand management, Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts, North America. “We look forward to delivering the Crowne Plaza experience to guests at our newest hotel.”

The newly renovated hotel is just minutes from a variety of restaurants and shops. Also nearby are Metepec Artcrafts, Botanical Gardens, Monarch Butterfly, Valle de Bravo, Ixtapan de la Sal, Atlacomulco, Santa Fe, Taxco and Naucalpan.

The Crowne Plaza-Toluca-Lancaster is owned by Mexican Investors and managed by Operadora Plaza Lancaster Toluca S.A. de C.V., under a license agreement with a company in the InterContinental Hotels Group. The hotel was formerly known as Plaza Lancaster Toluca Hotel.


As part of the InterContinental Hotels Group global portfolio, Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts has 190 hotels in 49 countries, and are located in major urban centers, gateway cities and resort destinations. For reservations at Crowne Plaza properties, visit or call 1-800-2CROWNE.