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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Opening Press Release

Magnolia Hospitality Services,Magnolia Hospitality, Magnolia Hotels, MHS Hotel Management Company
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Contact: Christie Veyna, VP of Sales & Managing Member of Magnolia Hospitality ServicesHoliday Inn Express & Suites Plano – The Colony

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(PLANO, TEXAS) (Thursday, August 22, 2019) – Magnolia Hospitality Services in partner with Zeal Hotels Group announces the opening of the new-84 room Holiday Inn Express & Suites Plano – The Colony ( ) in The Colony, Texas. The hotel is conveniently located near Grandscape Entertainment and various other retail outlets; additionally, numerous major corporations such as Toyota, JP Morgan Chase, and Liberty Mutual are easily accessible to the hotel.  Inclusive of complimentary shuttle service within a 3 mile radius, the hotel’s location offers an ideal proximity for both business and pleasure travel itineraries alike.

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is the parent company of the Holiday Inn Express brand. 

Christie Veyna, VP of Sales and Managing Member says: “Magnolia Hospitality Services looks forward to our continued partnership with IHG and Zeal Hotels Group to bring The Colony area our second IHG Branded Hotel. Our future guests can expect unmatched comfort and hospitality while staying at the newest Formula Blue design for Holiday Inn Express & Suites"

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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 more than 2,600 Holiday Inn Express hotels worldwide offer a simple and efficient stay through the uncomplicated yet personal service travelers expect from the brand.

Features of the new design include: 

  • An open, pod-style front desk area that delivers a familiar and expedited check in and out experience;

  • Flexible seating in the Great Room, including community tables with built in wired and wireless charging where guest can collaborate with colleagues or relax with friends and family;

  • Refreshingly streamlined guestrooms that provide comforts and features that allow guests to be productive during their stay and have a great night's sleep, including a built-in niche which houses the under-counter refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, and extra supplies in one central location that’s away from the guest bed to reduce noise and enhance quality of sleep, multiple points of power conveniently located throughout the room and functional storage allowing guests to live out of their suitcase or unpack into a variety of storage options.

The complimentary Express Start® (Desayuno Express™) 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, fruit and a toppings bar for yogurt and cereal. Additionally, the Express Start® Breakfast offers pancakes from the brand's one-touch pancake machine, a rotation of egg and meat selections, biscuits, the brand's proprietary cinnamon roll /Cinnabon® Sweet Treats, and Smart Roast® 100% Arabica coffee.

Additional amenities at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Plano – The Colony hotel include an on-site indoor swimming pool, a workout facility, a business center and high-speech internet in each guest room. There is a 1,100 sq. ft. of meeting space inclusive of a spacious meeting room complete with applicable meeting accessories and equipment available as well.


The hotel, located at 5290 Memorial Drive, is owned by Zeal Hotels Group and managed by Magnolia Hospitality Services. The Holiday Inn Express brand is part of IHG’s diverse family of

brands in nearly 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

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, by downloading the IHG® App, by calling 1-888-211-9874 or by inquiring at the front desk of any of IHG’s nearly 5,400 hotels worldwide. All IHG hotels use the IHG Green Engage™ system, an innovative online environmental sustainability system that gives its hotels the means to measure and manage their impact on the environment.

About Magnolia Hospitality Services:


Austin Based Magnolia Hospitality Services is a proven partner in providing hotel management solutions with superior results. Magnolia Hospitality is committed to excellence in the operation of our hotels, We know that a better work experience for our teams leads to a better experience for our guest and partners. 


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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 complimentary hot Express Start® Breakfast with new healthier offerings and free high-speed Internet access. There are currently 2,618 Holiday Inn Express hotel locations around the globe. For more information about Holiday Inn Express hotels or to book reservations, visit Find us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram

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 nearly 5,400 hotels and 800,000 guest rooms in almost 100 countries, with more than 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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