KATHMANDU, Dec 1: IHG Hotels and Resorts in collaboration with Nepal’s Swornim Hotels inaugurated the first Holiday Inn Express in Kathmandu, Nepal, on Friday.
According to a statement issued by the company, Holiday Inn Express Kathmandu is nestled in Naxal, in the vibrant business and social hub of Kathmandu, conveniently located just 15 minutes from the Tribhuvan International Airport. Surrounded by corporate offices, embassies, restaurants, popular nightclubs, and casinos, the hotel caters to savvy travelers looking for a delightful Kathmandu experience.
On the occasion of the hotel’s opening, Naresh Lal Shrestha, chairman, and Maheshwor Shrestha, managing director of Swornim Hotels Private Limited, said, “We are delighted to be partnering with IHG Hotels and Resorts to open the first Holiday Inn Express in Nepal. This hotel will further strengthen Kathmandu’s offering for both business and leisure travelers who are looking for a quality hospitality experience. The launch of Holiday Inn Express further reinforces the economic prosperity and growth of the hospitality industry in Nepal. I strongly believe that a combination of an excellent location, a vibrant product, and the power of the Holiday Inn Express brand will lead the way for mid-scale hotel space in the Kathmandu valley.”
Karthi VK, General Manager, Holiday Inn Express Kathmandu, Naxal, commented, “It is our pleasure to introduce Holiday Inn Express, one of the world’s fastest-growing essential hotel brands, to Kathmandu. Holiday Inn Express is the first choice for an increasing number of travelers who need a simple, engaging place to rest, recharge, and get work done. We offer everything guests need and provide more where it matters most.”