InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) is delighted to announce three new additions to the Holiday Inn® brand family in the UK: Holiday Inn Express® Edinburgh Airport, Holiday Inn Darlington – North A1M, Jct.59 and Holiday Inn Express London – Ealing, reflecting the company’s strong position in the midscale market in Europe. A franchise agreement with one of IHG’s longest standing partners, Chardon Trading, will see Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Airport open in the spring of 2014. During the same period, Holiday Inn Darlington – North A1M, Jct. 59 will open under a franchise agreement with Dominvs Living Ltd. Holiday Inn Express London – Ealing is due to open in spring 2015 under a franchise agreement with Chart Forte Court (West Ealing) Limited.
The 80 room Holiday Inn Darlington – North A1M, Jct. 59 features the Holiday Inn brand open lobby concept, numerous meeting rooms, a gym, bar and restaurant. The 95 room Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Airport and the 75 room Holiday Inn Express London – Ealing both have a ‘Great Room’ combining the hotel reception and bar, breakfast room and comfortable seating for guests.
All three hotels are conveniently located with excellent transport links. Situated in a prime location on Ealing Broadway close to tube and overground train services, Holiday Inn Express London – Ealing is the first Holiday Inn Express in the area. Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Airport is perfectly located to take advantage of the 23% increase in terminal passengers over the past 10 years*. Meanwhile Holiday Inn Darlington – North A1M, Jct.59 is very close to the A1 Motorway and located in the Tees Valley economic area; home to companies such as EE and Cummins.