By Don Douloff, December 11, 2008
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has opened the 117-room Holiday Inn Express Toronto-Markham, northeast of Toronto.
Amenities include more than 900 sq. ft. of meeting space, a fitness centre and an indoor, heated saltwater pool. Guestrooms feature queen- or king-sized beds, a sitting area with a lounge chair and in-room coffee machine. King business-class suites offer large desks, ergonomic chairs, free high-speed Internet, free local and toll-free phone calls (U.S. and Canada only) and phones with private voicemail. Deluxe jacuzzi suites are also available.
The hotel’s newly enhanced complimentary Express Start breakfast bar serves egg dishes, sides, yogurt, fruit and cinnamon buns, while the Simply Smart Guest Bathroom features the Simply Smart showerhead by Kohler, 100-per-cent cotton towels and specially formulated bath products.