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IHG signs Crowne Plaza Barcelona Fira Center

IHG signs Crowne Plaza Barcelona Fira Center

22 January 2014 Hotel News

InterContinental Hotels Group has signed a franchise agreement with Hotel Fira to open its first Crowne Plaza in Barcelona - Crowne Plaza Barcelona Fira Center. The hotel will open during the first quarter this year.

IHG signs new Crowne Plaza property in Lyon, France

IHG signs new Crowne Plaza property in Lyon, France

4 September 2013 Hotel News

InterContinental Hotels Group has announced the signing of a Crowne Plaza hotel in Lyon, France: Crowne Plaza Lyon – Cité Internationale. Due to open in quarter one 2014, the 164-room property will undergo a rapid re-branding from an existing hotel under a franchise agreement with Societe des Cinq Soeurs Pochettino.

Crowne Plaza Resort Xishuangbanna opens

Crowne Plaza Resort Xishuangbanna opens

21 May 2013 Press Release Hotel News

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) has announced the opening of Crowne Plaza Resort Xishuangbanna, the company’s first Crowne Plaza Resort in China. Set among the tropical rainforests of Xishuangbanna, Yunnan Province, straddling the Lancang River on the border with Myanmar and Laos, the 520-room hotel is the first five-star resort in China’s southernmost region, a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve.

The 506-key Crowne Plaza Madinah opens in Saudi Arabia

The 506-key Crowne Plaza Madinah opens in Saudi Arabia

27 April 2013 Press Release Hotel News

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), the largest international hotel group in Saudi Arabia both by number of rooms and number of hotels, has opened Crowne Plaza Madinah today. The opening marks the first Crowne Plaza hotel in the Holy City.

IHG opens Crowne Plaza Kochi

IHG opens Crowne Plaza Kochi

21 January 2013 Hotel News

InterContinental Hotels Group has announced the opening of the Crowne Plaza Kochi, the sixth property from the brand to open in the south-west Asia region. The 269-room hotel offers guests 14 suites with a spectacular view of the backwaters and the city, a health centre, outdoor swimming pool and spa.

Crowne Plaza Doha opens in Qatar

Crowne Plaza Doha opens in Qatar

25 November 2012 Hotel News

Trans Orient Establishment and IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) celebrated the grand opening of Crowne Plaza Doha – The Business Park, the first Crowne Plaza hotel in Qatar, at a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Breaking Travel News interview: Thierry Perrot, area general manager, Crowne Plaza, Yas Island

Breaking Travel News interview: Thierry Perrot, area general manager, Crowne Plaza, Yas Island

20 November 2012 Focus

Following the dramatic success of the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix earlier this month, and ahead of the highly anticipated opening of the Yas Island beach and Yas Waterworld on Yas Island, Breaking Travel News sits down with Thierry Perrot, area general manager of Crowne Plaza and Staybridge Suites Abu Dhabi Yas Island, one of Yas Island’s most innovative and inspirational hotels.

IHG opens Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort & Spa

IHG opens Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort & Spa

9 October 2012 Hotel News

InterContinental Hotels Group has announced the opening of Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort & Spa, nestled at the lowest point on earth on the banks of the Dead Sea. Guests in need of rest and relaxation will not be disappointed with the resort’s vast 5,500m3 swimming pool, called ‘The Lake’ and the beach-side pool with infinity views.