The FINANCIAL — InterContinental Hotels Group has launched its fourth Holiday Inn Express hotel in Bangkok, Thailand, with the opening of Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Soi Soonvijai. Guests at the 206-room hotel can enjoy a great night’s sleep, surrounded by the capital’s best medical, business and lifestyle offerings from December 12.
Ensuring unparalleled convenience for medical tourists, Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Soi Soonvijai is just a two-minute walk away from Bangkok Hospital and a short trip to Piyavate Hospital and Rama 9 Hospital. With its convenient location along Soi Soonvijai, which connects to Bangkok’s major roads, business travellers can enjoy a fuss-free commute to the main city centre and central business district a stone’s throw away. Those on holiday can take a leisurely stroll to some of the city’s best malls for shopping, entertainment and dining options, including SHOW DC, Central Rama 9, Terminal 21 and EmQuartier, according to IHG.
Commenting on the opening, Clarence Tan, Chief Operating Officer, South East Asia & Korea, IHG said: “Holiday Inn Express is one of our fastest-growing hotel brands. This is fuelled by a rising demand from self-sufficient travellers seeking an engaging place to rest, recharge – and get work done. We’re excited to expand our select service offering in Bangkok, one of the world’s most visited cities, with the opening of our fourth Holiday Inn Express.”
As with the over 2,500 Holiday Inn Express hotels around the world, guests can expect everything they need and nothing they don’t when they stay at Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Soi Soonvijai. Equipped with a function room for guests to host meetings, a self-service business centre, a zen rooftop garden where guests can relax and unwind and laundry facilities for everyday needs, the hotel also provides a choice of contemporary queen or twin non-smoking rooms that include:
-Free and fast Wi-Fi available throughout the hotel to ensure connectivity to the ones who matter
-Free Express Start™ Breakfast or a Grab & Go option for a smart start to the day
-High quality bedding with a choice of firm or soft pillows for a comfortable sleep
-Refreshing power showers with a three-function massage showerhead and fluffy towels to keep you rejuvenated
-32-inch LCD television and ergonomic workstation for a smarter stay
Rohan Choudhury, General Manager, Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Soi Soonvijai, said: “The Holiday Inn Express brand is renowned for providing guests with a frictionless experience in the best locations, and Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Soi Soonvijai is no exception. With its excellent proximity to some of Bangkok’s best hospitals, major offices and most popular shopping malls, our newest hotel will be a smart choice for medical tourists, as well as business and leisure travellers alike. We are delighted to start welcoming guests at Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Soi Soonvijai.”
Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Soi Soonvijai is the sixth Holiday Inn Express to open in the country. With 22 IHG properties open across Thailand, it is home to the group’s largest number of hotels in South East Asia, and will continue to expand to include 14 more hotels in the next three to five years.
To celebrate its opening, Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Soi Soonvijai will be offering an opening special starting from THB 1,950++ for Best Flexible Rate, which offers the best price available with the luxury of hassle-free changes to reservations with no advance deposit required.