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Jan 27, 2016, 09:53 ET

Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants Goes Global

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, has announced the signing of the first Kimpton® Hotels &...

Dec 24, 2015, 07:24 ET
IHG Rewards Club offers countless great opportunities to earn points and redeem rewards from Reward Nights and the wide breadth of offerings in the reward redemption catalog (www.ihgrewardsclub.com/redeem) to promotions such as "Priceless Surprises" (Register here: www.ihg.com/surprises) and "Accelerate"; (Register here: ihg.com/acceleraterewards).  IHG Rewards Club is free to join and guests can enroll at ihg.com or by downloading the IHG App.

An Infographic - Are You Getting Rewarded for Your Loyalty?

 Being a member of a hotel loyalty program has many benefits, including the ability to redeem well-earned points. Members of the world's first...

Dec 02, 2015, 07:34 ET

IHG And Uber Team Up To Simplify On-Demand Travel For IHG Rewards Club Members

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, and Uber, announced today a new collaboration designed to make it...

Nov 23, 2015, 12:00 ET
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Holiday Inn Express® Brand Introduces First All Breakfast Emoji Keyboard

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, today announces the launch of the Holiday Inn Express®...

Nov 20, 2015, 09:40 ET
EVEN Hotels New York - Times Square South guestrooms offer a modern, comfortable environment and feature eucalyptus fiber linens that offer a cooler sleep; fully glass-enclosed rainfall showers; naturally derived bath products exclusively available from EO and color LED mood lighting so guests can Rest Easy. Guestrooms also feature an In-Room Training Zone which includes a foam roller, yoga mat, yoga block, core exercise ball and the EVEN Hotels Trainer, a mounted fitness wall which includes resistance bands so guests can Keep Active.

IHG Opens Flagship EVEN® Hotels Property In New York City, Quickly Expanding Options For Wellness-Minded Travelers

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, today announces the opening of the EVEN® Hotels brand's...

Nov 18, 2015, 08:07 ET
Hotel Indigo Lower East Side New York features spacious, art gallery inspired rooms; unobstructed city views staring from the 5th floor; plush bedding; hard-surface flooring with area rugs; and spa-inspired bathrooms with locally sourced C.O. Bigelow apothecary amenities. The hotel also includes four spacious luxury suites and one unforgettable duplex penthouse loft. The penthouse sits on the 25th and 26th floors overlooking downtown Manhattan and offers clear views of the New York City skyline.

IHG And BCRE Open Flagship Hotel Indigo® Hotel In New York City's Glamorous Lower East Side

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, and Brack Capital Real Estate (BCRE) announce the opening of...

Aug 25, 2015, 10:00 ET
John Rich (L) and Big Kenny of Big & Rich perform exclusive acoustic concert at Holiday Inn Resort Pensacola Beach on August 23, 2015 in Pensacola, Florida. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Holiday Inn Resort)

The Holiday Inn Resort® Brand Awards Five Lucky Fans A Once In A Lifetime Weekend To Run Away With Country Music Stars Big & Rich

 IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) today announces the Holiday Inn Resort® brand's new collaboration with country music sensation...

Jul 21, 2015, 10:00 ET
Rob Riggle, the Holiday Inn Express(R) brand's Creative Director and Breakfast Excellence Honcho, introduces "Pancakes at Night" from 8 p.m. - midnight during the month of August at participating Holiday Inn Express hotels in the U.S. and Canada.

Holiday Inn Express® Brand Joins "KNOCK KNOCK LIVE," Hosted By Ryan Seacrest, For A Summer Of Surprises Premiering Tuesday, July 21, On Fox

 IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world's leading hotel companies, today announces the Holiday Inn Express® brand as the...

Jul 14, 2015, 12:24 ET

The Staybridge Suites® Brand Inspires Spontaneous Summer Travel For "Vacation Starved" Families

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, today announces the Staybridge Suites® brand's Family Weekend...

May 20, 2015, 11:00 ET
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IHG And Greenland USA To Develop The First Hotel Indigo® In Downtown Los Angeles

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world's leading hotel companies, and Greenland USA, a leading developer of residential and...

May 19, 2015, 14:34 ET
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IHG® Rewards Club And MasterCard® Give One More Day Of Vacation At IHG Hotels This Summer[1]

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, has partnered with MasterCard to give away 60 first prizes of...

May 18, 2015, 10:14 ET

Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts Introduces The Always On Charity Challenge At The 2015 Crowne Plaza Invitational At Colonial

 Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts today introduces the Always On Charity Challenge at the 2015 Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial. The...

May 07, 2015, 13:53 ET
InterContinental Ultimate Culinary Clash winning dish "Tacos de Lechon" by Anahuac University student Ana Paula Oviedo Gomez representing the Presidente InterContinental Mexico City hotel.

Presidente InterContinental Mexico City And Anahuac University Student Win InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts Cooking Competition

 InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts is proud to announce the Presidente InterContinental Mexico City hotel and Ana Paula Oviedo...

Apr 21, 2015, 10:08 ET

IHG Launches Sharable Rewards Through New "Share Forever" Promotion

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, and The Coca-Cola Company, the world's largest beverage...

Apr 14, 2015, 10:07 ET

IHG Announces Enhancements To Its Award Winning Loyalty Program - IHG® Rewards Club

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) today announces exciting new enhancements to its award winning loyalty program, IHG Rewards Club, focused...

Mar 26, 2015, 13:00 ET
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IHG Signs New Crowne Plaza® Hotel In Midtown New York City

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, announces the signing of a 251-room Crowne Plaza®...

Mar 10, 2015, 11:08 ET
New partnership - @MahindraRacing & @IHGRewardsClub gives access to the team and its drivers for loyalty members

IHG® Rewards Club Signs Global Partnership With Mahindra Racing Formula E Team

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) today announces a multi-year partnership between its industry leading loyalty program, IHG® Rewards...

Feb 04, 2015, 07:00 ET

IHG Doubles Number Of IHG® Academy Programs To 600 In 60 Countries

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the world's leading hotel companies, today announced its 600th IHG® Academy program,...

Jan 26, 2015, 11:00 ET

IHG® And Carr City Centers Announce Plan To Develop A New Intercontinental® Hotel In Southwest Washington, D.C.

 IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world's leading hotel companies, and Carr City Centers announce a new...

Jan 20, 2015, 05:00 ET

IHG® Trends Report Challenges Brands to Build 'Trust Capital'

'Trust Capital' is now the '4th C' of organisational value - alongside Human, Financial and Intellectual Capital - and a key factor for consumers...