Holiday Inn's 2,000th Hotel

Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh-WaterfrontHoliday Inn reached a milestone mark with the relaunch of its 2,000th hotel, The Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh-Waterfront in Scotland.

Holiday Inn is undergoing a major relaunch, with a $1 billion investment across 3,200 hotels. This was first announced in October 2007.

Andy Cosslett, InterContinetal Hotels Group CEO says, "Reaching 2,999 relaunched Holiday Inn hotels is a huge milestone. We're two thirds of the way through the biggest relaunch in our industry's history, and on track to complete the program by the end of the year."

Relaunched hotels will feature upgraded and decluttered lobby areas; A Holiday Inn scent and sound; new bedding; upgraded showers and bathroom amenities; new exterior lighting and landscaping; new signage with the redesigned logo; and all Holiday Inn employees will go through a 'Stay Real' training program.

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