Holiday Inn Express Hotels is the best accommodations for the budget conscious traveler. Holiday Inn Express Hotels carry the motto "Stay Smart." With practical amenities, friendly service, and very affordable prices, Holiday Inn Express Hotels know how to give guests what they need. Holiday Inn Express Hotels are perfect for the guests who anticipate a short term stay or a spur of the moment vacation. With over 1,900 hotels globally, in countries such as the United States, Italy, Japan, and Russia, the Holiday Inn Express Hotels has become an international favorite.
Holiday Inn Express Hotels, according to the mother company InterContinental Hotel Group, is described as a "mid-scale hotel without food and beverage." Currently the fastest growing hotel branch, Holiday Inn Express hotels are popping up with new locations every week. There are over 1,700 Holiday Inn Express Hotels in North America and South America alone. Throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa, another 180 plus Holiday Inn Express Hotels are in business. In Asia Pacific, Holiday Inn Express has 24 hotels currently in business, with many more in the works. These Holiday Inn Express Hotels are conveniently located in major cities throughout the world, and provide travelers the comfort and value needed to enjoy their stay. Offering competitive rates compared to most hotel chains, Holiday Inn Express has become a staple in both the leisure travelers and business traveler's budget.
The first Holiday Inn Express was started in 1991. By the year 1996, Holiday Inn Express Hotels reached 500 properties. What made these hotels so popular? Holiday Inn Express offers a free continental breakfast to all of its guests. Coining it the "Express Start Breakfast Bar", Holiday Inn Express guests can expect to find Smart Roast Coffee, toast, juice, bacon, eggs, and delicious cinnamon rolls. Offering free high speed internet access in every hotel room, Holiday Inn Express Hotels comes with an online concierge called eHost. Through eHost, you can learn about local attractions, common hotspot, and vital local information about the city you are staying in. Many Holiday Inn Express Hotels offer in room microwaves, swimming pools, same-day laundry and dry-cleaning services, and fitness centers to keep guests in shape. If you are a traveler on business, feel free to take advantage of Holiday Inn Express Hotels fax and photocopying services. Services aren't the only thing Holiday Inn Express Hotels offer for free. Children under the age of 19 stay free in a parent's room, making Holiday Inn Express Hotels the perfect accommodations for your next family vacation.
Holiday Inn Express Hotels is part of the larger company, InterContinental Hotels and Resorts. Under this corporation, you will find other prestigious hotels that are located around the world. Crown Plaza Hotels and Resorts are part of the InterContinental hotel group. Crown Plaza Hotels and Resorts are a worldwide hotel chain, offering superior meeting and conference facilities, upscale dinning and superb customer service, Crown Plaza Hotels and Resorts are rated highly. Hotel Indigo is another hotel chain from the InterContinental group. Hotel Indigo offers a contemporary and modern style to the everyday hotel. Decor such as murals, area rugs, artwork and music transform the hotel into a cultural setting. Escape to a foreign land with Hotel Indigo's unique atmosphere. In addition to the Holiday Inn Express Hotels, there are other Holiday Inn Hotel branches which include the Holiday Inn Select, , and the Inn Garden Court Hotels. Each Holiday Inn hotel offers a specific specialty geared towards its guests' needs. InterContinental Hotels and Resorts also offers Staybridge Suites, an all suite hotel. Guests can enjoy more of a home-like atmosphere complete with kitchens, living rooms and office areas. Candlewood Suites, another all suite hotel, offers unmatched value to guests. Candlewood Suites are geared towards guests in need of a hotel for an extended stay.
Holiday Inn Express Hotels, in addition to all of the hotels under the InterContinental Hotel Group, offer a Priority Club Rewards system. Members of the Priority Club Rewards system earn points with each stay at an InternContinental Hotel. Frequent guests can use these points to redeem for great rewards such as car rentals, restaurant gift certificates, electronics, brand name merchandise and credit card promotions. There are 4 different tier levels in the Priority Club; the more you stay, the more points you earn, and the higher Club level you reach. Member points never expire. InterContinental Hotel Group has a lot to be happy about - the Priority Club Rewards system has been rated the "Best Elite-Level Program" at the Freddie Awards. Become a member today and reap the benefits!