The Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites NW University Area in Calgary, Alberta has opened following a $25 million investment by 722413 Alberta Ltd.
The six-storey, 113-room hotel also includes 49 suites; a business center; heated, underground parking; indoor swimming pool with waterslide; and a large meeting space that can accommodate up to 160 people. It is located close to such major attractions as McMahon Stadium at the University of Calgary, the Canada Olympic Park, Calgary Zoo, SAIT Polytechnic, Calaway Park and the Telus Science Museum.
“Holiday Inn Express hotels are designed to be the smart choice for value-conscious business and leisure travelers,” said heather Balsley, senior vice-president, Americas Holiday Inn® Brand Family, IHG. “With more than 2,200 properties worldwide and 450 more in the pipeline, the Holiday Inn Express portfolio continues to provide our guests with an enhanced-stay experience at a great value. We are proud to welcome this hotel into the Holiday Inn brand family with the brand new sign and everything it represents.”
The hotel, which is owned by 722413 Alberta Ltd. and managed by Stanley Park Investments, is franchised by an affiliate of InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG).