IHG Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of five new hotels on the French coast

The collection of new properties brings three IHG Hotels & Resorts ?? brands in the area for the first time, including Staybridge Suites, Holiday Inn Express, Crowne Plaza and Hotel Indigo.

Hotel Indigo Cagnes-sur-Mer


IHG Hotels & Resorts is expanding its presence in one of its main markets in France, with four new hotel signatures and one opening. Located on the charismatic coastline of France, the collection of new properties brings together three IHG Hotels & Resorts ?? brands in the area for the first time, including Staybridge Suites, Holiday Inn Express, Crowne Plaza and Hotel Indigo.

Expansion is a key strategic growth engine for IHG, and new signings in Cannes, Cagnes-sur-Mer, Arachon-La Teste and Marseille reinforce the company’s presence in continental Europe through several brand collections, notably; Essentials, Premium, Suites and Luxury & Lifestyle.

The first of the new additions recently opened on the shores of the Bassin d’Arcachon, a charming cove on the southwest coast of France. Bringing the Reliable Comfort of Holiday Inn Express to the Area, Holiday Inn Express Arcachon – La Teste provides the ideal base for discovering the many delicacies of this revered region. Many popular sites in the region are located less than 15 minutes from the hotel, including the dune of Pilat, the sunny seaside resort of Pyla-sur-Mer and numerous beaches.

New recruits are expected to open from October 2021, with Hotel Indigo Cagnes-sur-Mer, the first of the set planned to welcome the guests. Showcasing the sleek yet accessible aesthetic of the Indigo Hotel, the new property is inspired by the local neighborhood. Composed of 87 sumptuously designed rooms, including seven elegant suites, this hotel with its distinct personality brings a warm and lively character to the seaside town of Cagnes-sur-Mer. You can explore the gentle shores of the Mediterranean, the historic city center and the many delicacies of the elegant cuisine of the Riviera while enjoying the designer comforts of the Indigo Cagnes-sur-Mer hotel.

Opening scheduled for spring 2022, Holiday Inn Express Ajaccio introduced the brand to the French island of Corsica. Composed of 71 rooms, the new hotel is designed for the modern business traveler but will also appeal to vacationers. Offering contemporary workspaces, free Wi-Fi and free breakfast as standard, Holiday Inn Express Ajaccio caters to the needs of those traveling for business, while looking to enjoy Corsica’s sparkling coastline. The hotel is located close to the seafront and the island’s glamorous port is just 2.6 km from the hotel, providing connections to the south of France and Sardinia.

Those looking for a longer stay can enjoy an enhanced home-away-from-home experience when Staybridge Suites Cannes Center opens in mid-2022. With amenities including full kitchens in each suite, dedicated outdoor space, free daily hot breakfast with exclusive offers, Staybridge Suites combine hotel convenience with the feel of a private apartment. . The hotel’s many features include a fitness center, swimming pool, and meeting room. The opening will be the brand’s first in France and is located a five-minute walk from the iconic Palais des Festivals de Cannes and the Croisette.

IHG Hotels & Resorts will also expand Crowne Plaza’s presence in the south of France with the opening of Crowne Plaza Marseille Le Dôme. Scheduled to open in 2022, the hotel will offer a premium offer in one of the most picturesque port towns in Europe. Synonymous with elegance and timeless charm, Marseille is the ideal setting for the new opening of the Crowne Plaza on the sparkling coast of France. Offering an on-site restaurant, 147 guest rooms and leisure facilities, the new hotel is sure to become one of the most sought-after addresses on the continent. The hotel will join the two brands Crowne Plaza Nice-Grand Arenas and Holiday Inn Express Nice – Grand Arenas, which opened in June 2021.

(Ms.) Willemijn Geels, Vice President Development Europe at IHG Hotels & Resorts, commented: ?? The recent wave of new signings and openings in France reflects the cautious optimism we have at IHG Hotels & Resorts for the takeover of the Europe. France is a crucial market for us and the focus on its beautiful coastal region is an intentional step to develop our brands outside of cities and centers, towards regional settings where we can provide best-in-class properties to our clients. .

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