InterContinental marks 75 years of pioneering luxury travel with a celebration of a rich heritage, iconic hotels and exclusive experiences
The world’s first and largest luxury hotel brand announces limited-time offers for its Diamond Anniversary.
BANGKOK, October 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – InterContinental Hotels & Resorts has become synonymous with bold exploration, travel and cultural discovery, having pioneered luxury travel to emerging and beloved destinations for the past 75 years. This year, as the brand celebrates its diamond anniversary, it invites its customers to celebrate the joy of travel and rediscover InterContinental hotels and resorts around the world. From now until April 2022, guests can take advantage of an exciting range of limited-time offers ranging from sparkling birthday celebrations to exhilarating stay experiences. As part of the 75e anniversary initiative and IHG Journey to tomorrow commitment, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts will also donate US $ 75,000 to Water.org, helping 15,000 people access safe drinking water through sustainable, locally managed and managed projects.
Stay and celebrate in style
Customers can recognize personal milestones with a range of anniversary packages. The 75e The anniversary package will be available at select hotels and includes a personalized refreshment experience for two; for those looking for incomparable experiences, the InterContinental Diamond Stay Packages offer unique and varied luxury moments that are carefully curated at hand-picked InterContinental hotels.
Focusing on local destinations and ingredients, talented teams at select InterContinental hotels and resorts around the world will create festive variations, as well as special menus of culinary pairings, for a taste journey and interpretation unique to each destination. .
“We are delighted to toast with our customers, owners, partners and colleagues in celebrating InterContinental Hotels & Resorts and all that this brand stands for – the joy of traveling and the worldliness that comes from experiencing cultures around the world. While tough times, it’s important to take the time to celebrate milestones and start new adventures wherever we can. The InterContinental brand has been a part of many special moments throughout its 75 year history and continues to be a place of celebration, connection and indulgence ”, said Jane mackie, Senior Vice President of IHG, Global Marketing for Luxury and Premium Brands. “The next chapter of InterContinental, as we continue to open new doors of Rome To Riyadh, will encompass a new 360-degree approach to customer experience with new partnerships and innovations. “
“We are grateful to be part of the 75e anniversary of the InterContinental brand and their goal of shaping the future of responsible travel “, said Michel Mayernik, Head of Corporate Partnerships, Water.org. “They are committed to changing lives through access to clean water as part of this initiative, giving women hope, healthy children and communities around the world a bright future.”
Defining global luxury travel
The InterContinental brand was created by Juan Trippe, the founder of Pan American Airways, in 1946 with a bold vision to provide luxury accommodation to all corners of the world. His 75e anniversary is not only an opportunity to envision its bright future, but also to recognize the brand’s rich heritage: InterContinental has become the leading international hotel chain in the Middle East with the opening of Phenicia in Beirut in 1961; Martin Luther King completed his iconic “I Have A Dream” at the InterContinental The Willard Washington DC in 1963; The InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland was awarded the title of Architectural Wonder and the World’s First Career Hotel in 2018 and the InterContinental New York Barclay was the official hotel for the 2021 US Open tennis tournament.
Today, with 206 hotels and over 70 slated to open in the coming years, the vision of bringing luxury travel to emerging and established destinations continues. Over the next few months, the brand will open new doors in inspiring places like Barcelona in Spain, Sorrento in Australia, Ras al-Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates, Kaohsiung in Taiwan and Appi Kogen in Japan.
Details and availability of offers may vary among participating hotels. For more information on the InterContinental 75e Diamond anniversary, visit intercontinental.com/75thanniversary.
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InterContinental 75e Diamond Anniversary Stay Packages
Travel in style with sparkling Diamond Stay packages. Select InterContinental hotels and resorts around the world have gone out of their way to provide the ultimate in luxury bookable experiences for guests who want to celebrate in style and add sparkle to their InterContinental stay.
InterContinental Phuket Resort, Thailand
A luxurious resort experience over 3 days 2 nights on the magnificent Kamala Beach in a three bedroom villa for two people. Prepare to be driven to and from the airport by Maserati and indulge in these daily rituals: in-villa breakfast served with Piper-Heidsieck Rosé Sauvage and signature 90-minute Sati Spa treatment by HARNN. Plus, a Thai dining experience awaits at the resort’s signature restaurant, Jaras and a full day cruise aboard a 75 foot yacht with an exquisite lunch accompanied by more champagne including Piper-Heidsieck Rare 2008 Rosé. Guests can mark their stay with a visit to Batik Village where they can experience hand painting their own outfits – tailoring services are also available.
Package from USD 15,500. Contact [email protected] for reservations.
Other experiments will be launched within Thailand at these hotels: InterContinental Bangkok, InterContinental Hua Hin, InterContinental Pattaya and InterContinental Koh Samui Resort.
About InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
The InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand makes travel attractive, thanks to its 75 years of experience. Each of our properties offers a gateway to the glamor of intercontinental life. As a brand, we aim to embody global sophistication through our superior, understated service and exceptional amenities. What makes us different is the genuine interest we take in our customers through personalized and attentive services. We offer our most valued customers exclusive VIP services through a dedicated InterContinental Ambassador program and an exclusive Club InterContinental experience. We connect our clients who have traveled a lot to what is special about a destination, so they can enjoy authentic local experiences that will enrich their lives. For more information and to book, visit www.intercontinental.com, and connect with us on Facebook www.facebook.com/intercontinental and Instagram www.instagram.com/intercontinental.
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