Holiday Inn Express Kolkata Airport celebrated its 3rd anniversary in a grand way on 22nd September, marking a remarkable journey of excellence in the hospitality industry. What began as a bold endeavour in 2020 amid the global pandemic, has blossomed into a bastion of modern comfort and creating unrivalled guest experience. The celebration event was graced by Mr. Debashis Sen, Managing Director, HIDCO. Mr. Sen appreciated the quality of hospitality services provided by the hotel and it’s role in boosting tourism in West Bengal.
Holiday Inn Express Kolkata Airport is more than just a hotel; it’s an experience. Just 800 metres walking distance from the Kolkata Airport, boasting 125 rooms equipped with modern amenities and complimentary breakfast, the hotel offers guests a blend of city living and a resort-like ambiance. It has set the standard for contemporary comfort in the heart of the city. The hotel distinguishes itself with 20,000 sq ft of verdant lawn space and two impeccably furnished meeting rooms, perfect for hosting events and corporate gatherings. It beckons guests to revel in a seamless fusion of city living and the tranquil aura of a resort.
The anniversary celebration is a testament to the hotel’s commitment to delivering True Hospitality. It’s a time to connect with business partners, showcasing the world-class facilities and the distinctive allure of Holiday Inn Express. This occasion also offers an opportunity to celebrate the three-year journey with committed associates and partners, who have made substantial contributions to the achievements of Holiday Inn Express Kolkata Airport.
What sets Holiday Inn Express Kolkata apart is its architectural brilliance. Holiday Inn Express is a gateway to the city, boasting a unique exterior and interior design that seamlessly combines the charm of a city hotel with the tranquility of a resort. Over the past three years, the hotel has hosted international tourists, diplomats and domestic travellers providing international standard facilities, supporting tourism and sustainability. The hotel has consistently exceeded guest expectations, earning a reputation for excellence.
Looking ahead, Holiday Inn Express is poised to make a grand entrance into the wedding season. With its expansive 20,000 sq ft lawn space and 125 guest rooms, it stands ready to host the most extravagant weddings at remarkably reasonable rates. Additionally, there is an expansion plan to increase its room inventory in 2024, further enhancing its positioning in the hospitality business.
Speaking on the occasion, Raphael Rodrigues, General Manager, Holiday Inn Express Kolkata Airport commented, “We are delighted to celebrate our 3rd anniversary with our partners, guests and colleagues. We will continue to entice the modern travellers to experience our comfortable guestrooms as well as our flexible and energizing public spaces, providing guests with a seamless experience to rest, unwind and stay productive. The entire team remains enthusiastic and look forward to welcoming our guests with the warmth of true hospitality that IHG Hotels & Resorts is known for.”
Holiday Inn Express is a brand owned and operated by IHG Hotels and Resorts which currently has 45 hotels operating across five brands in South West Asia, including Six Senses, InterContinental Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Resort and Holiday Inn Express, and has a strong pipeline of 39 hotels due to open in the next 2-3 years.