Press Release

Love's Announces New Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Chanute, Kansas

CHANUTE, KANSAS & (Feb. 21, 2018) – Love’s Hospitality announces the opening of the newly built 75-room Holiday Inn Express & Suites® Chanute hotel in Chanute, Kansas. Located minutes from the Martin and Osa Johnson Safari Museum and the Austin Bridge in Santa Fe Park, this hotel is expected to become a top choice for travelers in the Chanute area. InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is the parent company of the Holiday Inn Express brand.

Jim Wheeler, Director of Love’s Hospitality said: “With its great location along U.S. Highway 169, the new hotel will conveniently serve leisure and business travelers coming to the area. We look forward to being the hotel of choice for travelers visiting Chanute.”

The Holiday Inn Express brand is the smart choice for travelers seeking a hotel that will help them rest and go while staying productive. The 2,600 Holiday Inn Express hotels worldwide offer a simple and efficient stay through the uncomplicated yet personal service travelers expect from the brand.

The hotel is located at the intersection of U.S. Highway 169 and 35th Street. It features a heated indoor pool, 24-hour fitness center, 24-hour guest laundry, and a covered patio with a fire table surrounded by comfortable seating. In addition, the hotel provides a 24-hour business center with copy and fax services along with free high-speed internet access.

The complimentary Express Start® Breakfast offers a full range of breakfast items including a variety of healthy options, such as Chobani® yogurt, whole wheat English muffins, Kellogg’s® breakfast cereals, Quaker® oatmeal flavors in cups and a toppings bar for yogurt, cereal and pancakes from& the brand's one-touch pancake machine. Additionally, the Express Start® Breakfast also offers a wide variety of options including a rotation of egg and meat selections, biscuits, fruit, the brand's proprietary cinnamon roll and Smart Roast™ coffee.

The Holiday Inn Express brand is part of IHG’s diverse family of brands in almost 100 countries and territories. The scale and diversity of the IHG family of brands means that its hotels can meet guests’ needs whatever the occasion – whether an overnight getaway, a business trip, a family celebration or a once-in-a-lifetime experience. & Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-HOLIDAY or by going to www.holidayinnexpress.com.

The Holiday Inn Express brand participates in IHG® Rewards Club. The industry’s first and largest hotel rewards program is free,and guests can enroll at IHGRewardsClub.com by downloading the IHG® App by calling 1-888-211-9874 or by inquiring at the front desk of any of IHG’s more than 5,300 hotels worldwide. The hotel also participates in IHG Green Engage® and offers unique programs to ensure sustainability.

Notes to Editors:

IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] is a global organisation with a broad portfolio of hotel brands, including InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants, Hotel Indigo®, EVEN® Hotels, HUALUXE® Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Holiday Inn Club Vacations®, Holiday Inn Resort®, avid™ hotels, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®.

IHG franchises, leases, manages or owns more than 5,300 hotels and nearly 800,000 guest rooms in almost 100 countries, with nearly 1,700 hotels in its development pipeline. IHG also manages IHG® Rewards Club, our global loyalty programme, which has more than 100 million enrolled members.

InterContinental Hotels Group PLC is the Group’s holding company and is incorporated in Great Britain and registered in England and Wales. More than 375,000 people work across IHG’s hotels and corporate offices globally.

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About the Holiday Inn Express® brand

Holiday Inn Express® hotels are modern hotels for value-oriented travelers. Fresh, clean and uncomplicated, Holiday Inn Express hotels offer competitive rates for both business and leisure travelers. Guests Stay Smart® at Holiday Inn Express hotels where they enjoy a free hot Express Start® Breakfast with new healthier offerings, free high-speed Internet access and free local phone calls (U.S. and Canada only). There are currently 2,600 Holiday Inn Express hotel locations around the globe. For more information about Holiday Inn Express hotels or to book reservations, visit www.holidayinnexpress.com. Find us on Twitter www.twitter.com/hiexpress, Facebook www.Facebook.com/holidayinnexpress and Instagram www.instagram.com/holidayinnexpress.