the Holiday Inn Select Indianapolis Airport to a Crowne Plaza
ATLANTA (June 21, 2006) – InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)], the world's largest hotel group by number of rooms, today announced plans to convert the Holiday Inn Select Indianapolis Airport hotel to a Crowne Plaza hotel in Fall 2006.
“We are delighted to add this exemplary property to our portfolio of U.S. hotels,” said Kevin Kowalski, vice president, brand management, Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts. “We look forward to providing our industry leading meetings service and a great night’s sleep via our Sleep Advantage program to our guests in Indianapolis.”
The property, which is owned and managed by General Hotels Corporation, under a license agreement with a company in the InterContinental Hotels Group, is located at 2501 South High School Road, Indianapolis, IN.; Telephone: (317) 243-1014; Facsimile: (317) 243-1078. The hotel is currently known as the Holiday Inn Select Indianapolis Airport.
Located just off the Airport Expressway and I-465, the 274-room property is nine miles from downtown Indianapolis. Among the highlights at the future Crowne Plaza Indianapolis Airport are an indoor pool, fitness center and business center, as well as wireless and wired high speed Internet access in the hotel’s lobby, meeting space and guestrooms. The hotel will undergo a $6 million renovation which will include enhancements to the building’s exterior, meeting space, lobby, restaurant, bar and guest bathrooms.
“We look forward to offering our guests new enhancements to the property and exceptional levels of customer service, as well as offerings such as the Crowne Plaza Sleep Advantage and soon to be introduced Crowne Plaza Bath Experience,” said Jim Gurzynski, the hotel’s general manager.
The soon-to-be Crowne Plaza Indianapolis Airport features the award-winning
Chanteclair Restaurant which is popular for its French cuisine, tableside
preparations and extensive wine list.
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