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IHG debuts in Laos with Crowne Plaza Vientiane

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InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) opened a new 197-room Crowne Plaza Vientiane in Laos, marking the group’s entry into the country.

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Nestled in the heart of Vientiane along Samsenthai Road, a short 10-minute drive from Wattay International Airport, Crowne Plaza Vientiane is the first internationally branded upscale hotel in the capital city offering quality accommodation and a comprehensive range of facilities to meet the needs of business and leisure travellers to Laos.

The hotel is ideal for meetings and events with modern meeting facilities including a ballroom and six fully-equipped meeting spaces that can be tailored to suit various needs.

As part of the Crowne Plaza brand’s signature meetings programme, there is also a dedicated Crowne Meetings Team and Crowne Meetings Director on site to ensure each event runs from start to end seamlessly.

Travellers visiting Laos on leisure will find the hotel a convenient base from which to explore Vientiane – from the historical King Fa Ngum statue directly across the road to the vibrant local markets and cultural attractions located close by such as the colonial-style Lao National Museum, the bustling Vientiane Night Market and the famous Wat Si Muang temple.

Crowne Plaza Vientiane features well-appointed premium guest rooms and suites tastefully decorated with traditional Lao elements, modern amenities and a variety of restaurants and bars for a range of dining experiences.

Guests and locals alike can connect with friends or colleagues at the hotel’s market style restaurant Mosaic or 3 Merchants, Vientiane’s first Indochine restaurant offering a delectable mix of Lao, Thai, and Vietnamese cuisine.

After a day out, guests can unwind with cocktails at the hotel’s lounge bar, Elephant Lounge; or head to the outdoor beer garden to enjoy a casual evening in an al fresco setting.

During their downtime, guests can take a dip in the hotel’s outdoor infinity pool which offers stunning views of the city as they enjoy the poolside bar service at Splash; or re-energise with a workout at the 24-hour fitness centre boasting state-of-the-art equipment.

For a restorative experience, the Senses Spa offers a range of relaxing treatments to help guests wind down after a long day.

The hotel also provides complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi access for guests to stay connected, as well as Vientiane’s first and only executive club lounge, offering exclusive services and special privileges to guests.

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