ALGERIA > InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is set to open Holiday Inn® Algiers – Cheraga Tower

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With the addition of Holiday Inn® Algiers – Cheraga Tower in Algeria, IHG will now operate 25 hotels across 9 countries in Africa in total .

The new hotel features 242 well equipped rooms and is strategically located west of Algiers that is close to international business centers and embassies. Popular tourist spots such as downtown area, Hydra District, the Opera and Sidi Fredj Marina are also easily accessible. With the beautiful Dounia Park in front and overlooking the city and the ocean, the hotel is situated 30 minutes form the international airport. The Holiday Inn Algiers- Cheraga Tower is also the tallest building in Algiers.

Dining options include ‘Le 101’, which is located at the top of the hotel and ‘Ikosium’, an all-day dining restaurant provides more options for its customers. Guest can further enjoy a beverage and snack at Lobby Lounge bar (LLB) and ‘La Terrasse’. The hotel also offers Kids Stay and Eat Free Programme in which kids less than 12 years can stay and dine for free.

The hotel is also equipped with a ‘wellness floor’ that consists of a fitness center, an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, sauna and a treatment & massage center. Holiday Inn Algiers also as four meeting rooms, a large banquet hall and an expansive indoor parking on 3 levels.

According to Pascal Gauvin, MD, IMEA, IHG:

“We are thrilled to establish a footprint in Algeria in collaboration with our eminent partner, S.A.R.L Modern Towers and expand our presence in Africa. The opening of Holiday Inn Algiers – Cheraga Tower is a strategic move for us as Algeria’s proximity to Europe, airline connectivity, strong culture and heritage along with substantial business links creates a strong demand for international branded accommodation and a need for world-class hospitality.”

He also added, “The Holiday Inn brand is one of the world’s most recognizable brands and continues to be IHG’s growth engine. It is the perfect brand for us to enter the country with, as it offers friendly service and quality amenities at an affordable rate, which allows us to cater to both domestic leisure and international business travellers.”

Mr. Omar Ramdane, Co-Manager, S.A.R.L Modern Towers also added the following:

“It is a privilege for Modern Towers to partner with IHG for its first hotel in Algeria, the beginning of a relationship of mutual trust and professionalism. I am confident that Holiday Inn Algiers-Cheraga Tower is a first step. We hope to develop similar projects in the future that will meet both IHG’s expectations and the ambitions of Modern Towers.”

About Holiday Inn

With the first hotel dating back to 1952, Holiday Inn is owned by IHG. It has 1145 open hotels with 207612 rooms and another 256 hotels in the pipeline. Holiday Inn prides itself and has positioned on delivering affordable and enjoyable hotel experience where warmly welcoming the guests is one of its main concerns.

Reference:

  • http://globalfdi.net/articles/0118/ihg-debuts-in-algeria-with-opening-of-the-first-holiday-inn-hotel.html