Holiday Inn is brand of InterContinental Hotels. It is one of the largest hotel chains of the world.
It has hotels in London, Atlanta and Rio de Janeiro. It has more than 3000 hotels under the chain. It got its name from the musical film Holiday Inn which was Christmas themed. First hotel opened in 1952 as Holiday Inn Hotel Courts. They have roadside sign which is very attractive and is also used as marketing gimmick by the chain. InterContinental Hotels Group re-launched the Holiday Inn in 2008.
The hotels are built from corporate architectures. Hotels have approximately 60-80 rooms and have both suites and normal standard rooms.
Hotel provides fitness or exercise room. They have printers, fax machines and computers for customers' use. They have free Wi-Fi facilities and free local call facilities. They have 'Express Start' breakfast bar. The hotels also have buffet facility which is generally self-serviced. They ran 'Stay Smart' advertisement campaign in 1998.
Holiday Inn Express hotels are known for providing good experience to their visitors. They have meeting rooms and special facilities for group events.
Holiday Inn Express hotels keep on having time to time offers for their customers. Rooms are known for providing comfort and cleanliness.