CALGARY — InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is opening the new-build 104-room Candlewood Suites Calgary Airport North in Calgary, Alta. — only the second Candlewood Suites hotel in Canada.
“The unique extended-stay amenities of the Candlewood Suites brand is an excellent fit for this market,” says Bill Frankish, GM, Candlewood Suites Calgary Airport North. “Candlewood Suites Calgary Airport North features prominently along Airport Trail and we are excited to offer both business and leisure travellers the comforts of home at this very convenient location.”
The hotel, owned by Frankish Management, offers spacious studio, one- and two-bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchens and executive desks. Unique offerings include the Candlewood Cupboard, a 24-hour in-hotel convenience store selling breakfast items, snacks, refreshments and easy-to-prepare meals; the Lending Locker, where guests can borrow common household items to use during their stay; and free Wi-Fi and local calls.
The hotel’s green features include LED lighting throughout, environmentally friendly dry-cleaning service and an in-room recycling program.
“Being one of the only extended-stay properties near the Calgary International Airport, the new Candlewood Suites Calgary Airport North is a perfect addition to the IHG hotel family,” says Jonathan Lund, regional vice-president, Canada Franchise Performance Support. “We are pleased to continue to grow the Candlewood Suites brand with a trusted owner like Frankish Management. I am confident that Bill Frankish and his team will deliver the comforts of home feel that the brand is known for.”