IHG Debuts in Laos

The 197-key hotel is located in the heart of Vientiane.
Crowne Plaza Vientiane - lobby
Crowne Plaza Vientiane – lobby

Laos—InterContinental Hotel Group marked its entry to Laos with the opening of Crowne Plaza Vientiane, a new 197-key hotel.

Crowne Plaza Vientiane features premium guest rooms and suites decorated with Lao elements, a variety of amenities, as well as restaurants and bars for a range of dining experiences. Common amenities include a ballroom and six fully equipped meeting spaces that can be tailored to suit various needs, an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, free Wi-Fi and a spa. There is also a Crowne Meeting Team and Crowne Meeting Director on site to help manage the events.

Located in the heart of Vientiane along Samsenthai Road, the hotel is a short drive from Wattay International Airport, the historical King Fa Ngum statue, Lao National Museum, Vientiane Night Market and the famous Wat Si Muang temple.

“As part of our growth strategy we are constantly looking for quality growth in new markets, and with our first hotel in Laos now open and an optimistic tourism outlook projecting the arrival of over nine million foreign visitors by 2025, we are in a great position to cater to the growing number of travelers into the nation’s capital,” Leanne Harwood, VP Operations, IHG, South East Asia and Korea, said in a statement.

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