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IHG Opens First Crowne Plaza in Madinah, Saudi Arabia

MADINAH, Saudi Arabia—InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has opened Crowne Plaza Madinah this week. The opening marks the first Crowne Plaza hotel in the Madinah, Saudi Arabia.

The hotel includes 506 rooms and suites, including 259 twin standard rooms and 49 king standard rooms. The property also features a multi-functional business center, five meeting rooms and free internet access throughout the hotel.

Crowne Plaza Madinah also presents a variety of dining options. Al Rawdha, the hotel’s all-day-dining restaurant, will feature delicacies from the Middle East, Indonesia, and India, while Orchid Café will present a combination of traditional and international specialities. Fish Market provides guests with a seafood dining experience.

Pascal Gauvin, Chief Operating Officer, India, Middle East and Africa for IHG, said: “We have a long history in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, having opened our first hotel in the country in 1975, and we’re proud of our commitment to the country. This will be our fourth Crowne Plaza in Saudi Arabia and we are confident that, like its sister hotels, it will enjoy resounding success.”