Holiday Inn Express opens in Halifax-Bedford

HALIFAX — InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) announced on March 22 the opening of the newly renovated 113-room Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford in Halifax, N.S.

HALIFAX — InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) announced on March 22 the opening of the newly renovated 113-room Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford in Halifax, N.S.

Located near major attractions including the BMO Centre and World Trade & Convention Centre, the hotel was renovated using the brand’s new design solution and features an indoor heated pool with an 80 ft waterslide, whirlpool, 24-hour fitness centre, 24-hour business centre and 2,000 square feet of meeting space accommodating 250 people. Guestrooms feature contemporary styling, comfortable queen, king-sized or two queen beds, a sitting area with a lounge chair and an in-room coffee machine.

For guests’ comfort, the spacious newly renovated rooms are equipped with fridges and microwaves. The hotel’s 22 suites also have a separate living room with a pullout sofa.

“In each room, we wanted to provide our guests with a fresh and inviting atmosphere by featuring natural colours and a contemporary style that blend together perfectly,” said Anil Taneja, president, Palm Holdings, which owns the property (Palm Hospitality handles management duties).

The complimentary Express Start breakfast bar offers healthy options such as Oikos yogurt, whole wheat English muffins, breakfast cereals, oatmeal flavours in cups and a toppings bar for yogurt, cereal and pancakes. Additionally, the breakfast bar continues to offer rotating egg and meat selections, biscuits, fruit, the brand's proprietary cinnamon roll and Smart Roast coffee.

Another Holiday Inn Express recently opened in Oshawa, Ont. Read more.