TORONTO — IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) has reached 100 open Holiday Inn Express hotels in Canada with the opening of the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Trois-Rivières in Quebec. Located at 2000 rue des Grands-Marchés in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, the 111-room hotel is owned by Groupe Robin.
On the heels of this 100th-hotel milestone are three additional openings for the brand in Canada: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Brantford, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Kelowna – East and Holiday Inn Express & Suites Moncton.
“There is a market need for upper-midscale hotels,” says Jonathan Lund, regional vice-president, Canada, IHG. “In 2017 alone, IHG Canada experienced unprecedented growth with 24 new hotels signings — the most we’ve seen in 10 years. I have no doubt that IHG will continue to extend its leadership position in the midscale segment, offering significant opportunities to Canadian owners.”