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 Biloxi Best, LLC, Invests $5 million to Rebrand the
Former Quality Hotel to The Holiday Inn - Biloxi
ATLANTA (Dec. 1, 2003) - InterContinental Hotels Group announced today that the newly renovated 100-room Holiday Inn-Biloxi recently opened, representing another addition to the mid-scale brand's portfolio of full-service hotels.
 
The Holiday Inn-Biloxi is owned and managed by Biloxi Best, LLC, under a license agreement with a company in the InterContinental Hotels Group.

"We've invested more than $5 million to convert this property from a Quality Hotel and are pleased with the end result," said Zel Thibodeaux, hotel general manager. "Biloxi is a well-traveled market for tourism and business travel and a perfect fit for the Holiday Inn product." 
 


Holiday Inn - Biloxi
1686 Beach Blvd.
Biloxi, Miss
"Holiday Inn hotels are specifically designed for business- and  family-oriented leisure travelers, in need of a full service lodging experience," said Mark Snyder, senior vice president, brand management, Holiday Inn Hotels and Resorts. "Development in the Biloxi area is important in expanding our Holiday Inn consumer base and establishing a strong presence in prime business and tourist locations."

Situated along Biloxi's Hwy. 90, this impressive, newly renovated Holiday Inn hotel occupies five acres along Beach Blvd. Just minutes from the hotel are Slippery Sam's Water Park, Coast Coliseum and Convention Center, President Jefferson's home-Beuvoir and twelve casinos that are located just east or west of the property, including Treasure Bay Casino and Beau Rivage. Also a short drive from the hotel are Keefler Air Force Base, Edgewater Mall and several restaurants and golf courses.

Enchanting gas lanterns welcome guests upon entering the Venetian-style lobby, which boasts a double-face fireplace and marble and granite décor throughout. Services and amenities include an outdoor pool, fitness center, 24-hour front desk, express check out, complimentary parking, and complimentary shuttle service to area casinos. 

The hotel's oceanview dining facility Euro's features the Holiday Inn Best-4-Breakfast® menu, and European specialties for dinner which include Imperial Steak Sirloin and Chicken Cordon Bleu. With 1,000-sq. ft. of meeting space accommodating up to 30 guests, the hotel is available for business meetings and other food and beverage functions. 

All guestrooms at the Holiday Inn-Biloxi have distinctive contemporary décor and feature 27-inch flat screen televisions, refrigerators, microwaves as well as granite vanities in guest bathrooms.  All king rooms have chase lounges. The Holiday Inn-Biloxi has 12 oceanview suites with living room area, sleeper sofa and television with VCR. 

InterContinental Hotels Group PLC of the United Kingdom [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)], owns, manages, leases or franchises, through various subsidiaries, more than 3,300 hotels and 515,000 guest rooms in nearly 100 countries and territories around the world (www.ichotelsgroup.com). 


 
Contact:
 Monica Smith
Public Relations
InterContinental Hotels Group
Tel: 770.604.5562
monica.smith@ichotelsgroup.com
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