Crowne Plaza Opens in Puebla, Mexico

PUEBLA, MEXICO—The Crowne Plaza Puebla hotel has opened here, marking IHG’s first hotel in Mexico to open under the Crowne Plaza Accelerate Plan, which aims to offer design-led, culturally relevant and technology-enabled solutions.

With an investment of more than $17 million by Consorcio Hotelero GR5, S.A. de C.V., the new-build 155-room hotel offers WorkLife guestrooms and suites that have queen and king-sized beds, 50-in. flat-screen TVs, a sitting area with a lounge chair and an in-room coffee machine with complimentary coffee. Most of the rooms have a view of the city. There are also 21 suites equipped with full kitchens and one executive suite with a separate meeting area.

The property has a heated indoor swimming pool, a fitness center, an on-site business center, complimentary parking, meeting rooms with capacity for up to 300 people and three executive boardrooms for up to 12 people each. Mexican cuisine with an international twist is served at the Moncayo restaurant.

With this opening, IHG continues its multi-brand portfolio expansion here to a total number of 1,102 rooms, distributed in seven hotels, including one InterContinental hotel, two Holiday Inn hotels, two Holiday Inn Express hotels and one Staybridge Suites hotel.

Owned and managed by Consorcio Hotelero GR5, S.A. de C.V., the Crowne Plaza Puebla hotel is franchised by an affiliate of IHG.