16 June 2016

Staybridge Suites® Brand Expands in San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Upscale extended stay brand's steady growth continues with addition of a new destination

SAN LUIS POTOSI, SLP. – InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) today announces the opening of the new-build Staybridge Suites San Luis Potosi hotel in Mexico.  As the first Staybridge Suites® in the city, the 97-suite property joins IHG’s other hotels nearby including Holiday Inn Express San Luis Potosi hotel and Holiday Inn San Luis Potosi-Quijote hotel. This is IHG’s sixth Staybridge Suites property in Mexico with other hotels located in Chihuahua, Guadalajara, Monterrey, Puebla and Queretaro.

Gerardo Murray, Vice President, Brands and Marketing, Mexico, Latin America & the Caribbean, IHG said: “We are delighted to bring the Staybridge Suites brand’s unique upscale extended stay accommodations to San Luis Potosi. The brand is designed to create a warm and social environment for travelers on the road for weeks or months at a time and this new hotel will be ideal for travelers looking for spacious suites and home-like amenities in this great City, known for its industrial developments and it´s world famous beauty and historical heritage.”

The property includes spacious accommodations which include a mix of studio and one-and two-bedroom/two-bathroom suites. Amenities such as a complimentary daily hot American-style breakfast buffet and The Social evening reception from Tuesday through Thursday are offered to guests.  The Staybridge Suites San Luis Potosi hotel also features on-site guest laundry facilities, 24-hour fitness and business centers, home theater, an outdoor swimming pool, outdoor living room with barbecue and fire pit as well as a complimentary shuttle service for guests up to 5 km from the hotel.

The new property is located at Alpes # 200 Fracc. Alpes, San Luis Potosi and is near the Convention Center and the Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM) area. San Luis Potosi is in north-central Mexico and is easily accessible by air, both domestically and internationally. San Luis Potosi is an ideal location for special events including meetings, conventions, and incentive trips due to its rich history, arts, and entertainment. The city is known for its museums and temples decorated with beautiful colonial art including Potosino Regional Museum, Casa de Cultura “Francisco Cossio”, the Labyrinth of Arts and Sciences, the National Railway Museum and the San Luis Potosi Arts Center.

Owned and managed by Operadora Vea Chapultepec, S.A. de C.V., the Staybridge Suites San Luis Potosí hotel is franchised by an affiliate of IHG. The Staybridge Suites brand is part of IHG’s diverse family of brands, which operate in nearly 100 countries and territories and are designed to meet the needs of guests for any occasion. The Staybridge Suites brand participates in IHG’s hotel rewards program, IHG® Rewards Club. The industry’s first and largest hotel rewards program is free to join by enrolling at www.IHGRewardsClub.com, by downloading the IHG®App, by calling 1-888-211-9874 or by inquiring at the front desk of any of IHG’s more than 5,000 hotels worldwide. Guests can also book a green hotel stay at any of our IHG Green Engage enrolled hotels.

About Staybridge Suites Hotels
Staybridge Suites® is an innovative, all-suite hotel brand designed to meet the needs of extended stay guests seeking a warm sense of community in a home-like environment that is perfect for business, relocation and vacations.  The Staybridge Suites brand entered the extended stay segment in December 1998 when its flagship location in Alpharetta, Ga., opened. Since that opening, the Staybridge Suites brand continues to grow rapidly with 221 hotels open across the Americas, Europe and the Middle East.  There are 122 Staybridge Suites hotels in the pipeline.

For more information about the Staybridge Suites brand, call 1-877-238-8889 or visit www.StaybridgeSuites.com. Find Staybridge Suites hotels on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/Staybridge or Facebook www.Facebook.com/StaybridgeSuites.

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For further information please contact:

Lindsay Haynes
lindsay.haynes@ihg.com
+1 (770) 604 8686

About IHG®

IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] is a global organisation with a broad portfolio of hotel brands, including InterContinental® Hotels & ResortsKimpton® Hotels & RestaurantsHUALUXE Hotels and ResortsCrowne Plaza® Hotels & ResortsHotel Indigo®EVEN® HotelsHoliday Inn® Hotels & ResortsHoliday Inn Express®Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®.

IHG franchises, leases, manages or owns more than 5,000 hotels and 742,000 guest rooms in almost 100 countries, with nearly 1,400 hotels in its development pipeline. IHG also manages IHG® Rewards Club, the world’s first and largest hotel loyalty programme with nearly 94 million members worldwide.

InterContinental Hotels Group PLC is the Group’s holding company and is incorporated in Great Britain and registered in England and Wales. More than 350,000 people work across IHG’s hotels and corporate offices globally.

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