3, October 2019 (Ottawa, Ontario Canada) – IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, celebrates the rebranding and recent opening of the Holiday Inn Ottawa Downtown – Parliament Hill  hotel with a grand opening celebration. The grand opening was celebrated by the owners at Westlight Investments Limited Partnerships, Salim Mukadam of Westmont Hospitality Group, along with notable members of the community, including Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson. The hotel is expected to become a top choice for travellers visiting the nation’s capital.

Jonathan Lund, Regional Vice President Hotel Operations, Canada said: “With over 50 Holiday Inn properties across Canada, we’re excited to add the Holiday Inn Ottawa Dwtn – Parliament Hill hotel to our growing roster of great hotels. With this rebranding and reopening, we’re helping to service the increasing market need for upper-midscale hotels that cater to both leisure and business travelers.”

There are currently eight IHG brand hotels in the Ottawa region, and the area at large is showing a strong appetite for these types of properties.

The Holiday Inn® Ottawa Dwtn – Parliament Hill hotel, is located at 402 Queen St., is owned by Westlight Investments Limited Partnerships and managed by Westmont Hospitality Group under a license agreement with IHG. The hotel has recently completed a full renovation to the Holiday Inn brand’s new H4 design concept.

Walking distance to Canada’s historic Parliament Hill and offering such business conveniences as onsite meeting rooms and a business centre, Holiday Inn® Ottawa Dwtn – Parliament Hill provides a flawless guest experience.  Amenities include Keurig® brewer in every room, fitness centre, onsite restaurant, Gibson’s on Queen and pets are welcome. The property also features IHG® Connect, providing a seamless Internet experience for guests, with a faster and more reliable Wi-Fi connection. With IHG® Connect, IHG Rewards Club members will be able to walk into any IHG Connect-enabled hotel and access Wi-Fi by entering their Rewards Club credentials and then be automatically recognized in future visits.

Peter K. Wilson, General Manager, Holiday Inn Ottawa Dwtn – Parliament Hill said: “We look forward to offering our guests an enhanced stay experience while we continue to offer exceptional levels of customer service. Our Guest rooms have been renovated and feature a bold, modern look and amenities for today’s traveler.”

The hotel has two meetings rooms totaling 1,000 square feet that can accommodate 80 guests standing. Onsite catering is available for meeting rooms via the hotel’s restaurant, Gibson’s on Queen.