InterContinental Hotels Group has appointed Michael Zager as vice president, operations, Continental Europe. He will report to Stephen McCall, chief operating officer, Europe. Zager will join the operations leadership Team and will be based within IHG’s Frankfurt office to help further strengthen presence and resource in this key market.
In a time where unplugging from a technologically-driven world seems impossible and time is no longer a friend, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort invites guests on an adventure full of purpose, power, and personal renewal with a new wellness journey. Set on the lush Son Tra Peninsula, InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort is the perfect setting to achieve optimal health and mentally hit the refresh button.
Situated on the Greenwich Peninsula, next to one of the most successful entertainment venues in Europe, one might expect the InterContinental London - The O2 to be dedicated to solely to pleasure. But, visiting in June this year, just a few months after the grand opening, it quickly becomes apparent the hotel has been designed with business travellers in mind. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole takes a tour.
World Travel Awards has revealed InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort has been selected to host the prestigious Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2016. The event will take place in the Vietnamese tourism hot spot on October 15th, with hundreds of hospitality leaders from across the regions expected to be in attendance.
InterContinental Hotels Group is developing a new InterContinental Hotels & Resorts property in San Diego by Lankford-Phelps-Portman, a development partnership. Set to open in 2018, the 400-room hotel will be part of a multi-phase mixed-use development, known as BRIC, on the former site of Lane Field in the North Embarcadero area of downtown San Diego.
Manrique Rodríguez, general manager, InterContinental Madrid talks to Breaking Travel News at Arabian Travel Market about the growing Spanish hospitality market and the importance of the Middle East as a source destination.
QG Africa Hotel has acquired 100 per cent interest in the InterContinental Hotel Lusaka from Kingdom Hotel Investments for a gross consideration of US$35.9 million. QG Africa Hotel is a Mauritius-based fund managed by QG Investments Africa Management, a company of the Quantum Global group.
Kamal Haer, area director sales and marketing, Bali Resorts, InterContinental Hotels Group here chats with Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole about the award winning InterContinental Bali. While primarily a beach destination, on the agenda here is the MICE offering of the property.
Stephen Coppini, director of leisure sales, InterContinental Malta talks to Breaking Travel News at ITB Berlin 2016. Chatting with Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole he discusses the importance of tourism to the destination and what the hotel adds.
InterContinental Hotels Group has signed its first InterContinental hotel in Venice - InterContinental Venice – Palazzo Nani. The hotel will operate under a franchise agreement with Cordifin Group and H.n.h. Hotels & Resorts Management and open at the beginning of 2018. The building, converted from a stunning 16th century palace into an intimate 51-room InterContinental hotel, will feature a wellness centre, modern meeting facilities and Club InterContinental Lounge.
InterContinental Hotels Group has announced the signing of the first Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants hotel outside of the Americas. Debuting in Europe, the hotel will be located in the heart of the vibrant city of Amsterdam. The hotel, which is currently operating as Crowne Plaza Amsterdam City Centre, will undergo a complete transformation following a full renovation of the lobby, restaurants, facilities and guest rooms.
InterContinental Hotels Group has celebrated the opening of InterContinental London - The O2 on the Greenwich Peninsula, London’s rejuvenated historic, entertainment and financial gateway. With 182 InterContinental Hotels & Resorts open worldwide and more than 50 hotels in the global development pipeline, IHG continues to expand the brand’s premium luxury offering in the most sought-after destinations around the world.