IHG Hotels group is formally known as InterContinental Hotels Group plc. It is also known as InterContinental Hotels. This is a British Multinational Company. They are based in England have their headquarters in Denham, Buckinghamshire. This hotel has nearly 800 guest rooms and more than 5000 hotels across nearly 100 countries. The very purpose of this company is to provide true hospitality for everyone.
Three Major Business Models
The IHG Hotels Group work by the Franchised Model, Managed Model, and the Owned Model. They operate vide different brands of hotels like the Candlewood Suites, Crowne Plaza, Hotel Indigo, Hualuxe, InterContinental, Even Hotels, Kimpton Hotels and Resorts, Holiday Inn, and Staybridge Suites.
Being a global organisation, The IHC practices Franchising as a major part of their business. They have more than 4,500 hotels under their Franchise Agreements. The Franchisee is a licensee of the IHG brands for different regions, and they also own the hotel. There are more than 904 hotels which operate via the management contract. The physical asset is mostly owned by the Franchisee in the Franchisee model, while the IHG oversees all operations. The rest of the hotels in the IHG portfolio are operated and owned by IHG.
Supports Every Property
The IHG supports every property by balancing its regional leadership with personalised and local service. Teams are spread across the world in a way to ensure that all of the IHG branded hotels get their hands-on support in order to fit the needs of their guests and their market.
IHG Hotels Group have their regional offices in several major markets from across the world in Greater China, Asia, Middle East, Africa, Europe, and the Americas.
IHG Rewards Club
If you are the IHG Rewards Club member, you will be able to stay in any of the IHG hotels from across the world, and you will be a part of the extended family. You will be welcomed, inspired, and rewarded in the IHG hotels located in several parts of the world.
Earn Points While Traveling
For every time you travel, you will be able to earn points. You can redeem the points thus earned for merchandise, travel, reward nights, gift certificates, Airline miles, Brand name merchandise, InterContinental Ambassador Memberships, Digital Rewards, IHG Foundation, Rewards Concierge, Gift Cards to Amazon, Starbucks and more, TSA Pre-check, and several other favourite rewards. There are different patterns of rewards for different membership types. Those who know how to travel well, become the well-travelled who earn the most rewards and benefits.