Holiday Inn Ottawa East opens

OTTAWA — InterContinental Hotels Group announced on Jan. 13 the opening of the 261-room Holiday Inn Ottawa East hotel after a $9 million renovation.

OTTAWA — InterContinental Hotels Group announced on Jan. 13 the opening of the 261-room Holiday Inn Ottawa East hotel after a $9 million renovation.

Formerly the Chimo Hotel, the property features an indoor swimming pool, fully-equipped fitness centre and a Kids’ Club for children ages 4 to 11, where children can colour and fill out a registration card to ‘check-in’ while being entered to win a monthly prize. The hotel also offers an “Adopt a Friend” program that gives kids the opportunity to adopt a stuffed animal for the length of their stay.

In addition, the hotel boasts 8,500 sq. ft. of meeting/banquet space with capacity for up to 180 people. Onsite restaurant Reza’s Kitchen offers casual dining with a contemporary twist. Up to four kids 12 and younger may eat free when ordering from the kids’ menu in the hotel restaurant and accompanied by a dining adult.

Additional amenities include free Wi-Fi, easily accessible outlets throughout guestrooms and convenient open public areas ideal for collaboration or post-meeting relaxation.