Over the next three decades, the population of Southern Ontario is said to reach 15 million. And the province’s GDP will double; meaning business and leisure travel across and around the province will continue to grow. To accommodate this increase in demand IHG Hotels & Resorts (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies has announced the opening of two new hotels in Ontario, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Toronto Airport South and Holiday Inn Express Strathroy.
Jonathan Lund, Regional Vice President of Operations Company Managed Premium Hotels and Head of Canada, IHG Hotels & Resorts said: “As the leisure travel boom in Ontario shows no signs of slowing, along with increasing business travel, we are thrilled to continue our growth in the region with the opening of these two exceptional properties. The Holiday Inn Express & Suites brand, as well as Holiday Inn Express brand are among the most successful and frequented hotels across Canada. Both hotels are also a part of the IHG One Rewards loyalty program, which rewards members for their hotel stays across 18 brands globally.”
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Toronto Airport South
As airport passenger traffic is projected to grow at 3.1 per cent per year, the demand for airport adjacent hotels and accommodations is expected to be higher than ever. The new Holiday Inn Express & Suites Toronto Airport South is located just 5-minutes from Pearson Airport offering easy airport access to incoming or outgoing travellers. When staying at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Toronto Airport South, guests can expect exceptionally comfortable rooms, including premium beds, microwaves, fridges, and Keurig coffee makers. On-site there is a pool, fitness room and a 24-hour Business Centre, and a 24-hour airport shuttle service making it an ideal hotel for travellers on the go.
Lesianne Smith, General Manager, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Toronto Airport South said, “This new property provides guests with the unmatched comfort and hospitality that comes with staying at a Holiday Inn Express & Suites Hotel, as well as easy access to one of the world’s busiest airports.”
Holiday Inn Express Strathroy
The Holiday Inn Express Strathroy was designed to accommodate today’s business and leisure travel guests seamlessly. Each of the 90 state-of-the-art guest rooms feature clean modern lines, fast free Wi-Fi, and comfy beds. Conveniently located in Strathroy, hotel guests can visit the Museum Strathroy-Caradoc and explore the history of the area. The hotel is also located 30 minutes away from lakeshores Grand Bend, Pinery Provincial Park and Ipperwash.
Hotel General Manager Baly Singh said: "Tourism into Strathroy is growing with an increase in local events and sporting tournaments. As more and more corporations operate across borders, we see the need for modern accommodations with all the amenities to meet the needs of incoming visitors. We’re happy to be able to provide modern accommodations with all the amenities today’s traveller needs, to our guests."