InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has opened InterContinental Dhaka at a prestigious address in the Bangladeshi capital and close to the downtown business district.
The hotel offers 226 guestrooms including 25 suites, and facilities such as a Club Lounge, temperature-controlled swimming pool overlooking Ramna park, a steam room, sauna and spa. Dining options include an all-day restaurant, speciality restaurant, lobby cafe and pool bar.
For meeting planners, the property offers more than 1,950m2 of space across two ballrooms and seven meeting rooms, all equipped with the latest audiovisual technology.
Vivek Bhalla, regional vice president, South-west Asia, IHG, said in a press statement: â€śInterContinental Dhaka (is) a stunning property that will offer guests a luxurious experience with signature facilities and high standards of service that we have become renowned for. We are confident that the hotel will be a great success and we look forward to welcoming our guests from around the world. The opening also aligns with our strategy to expand our presence across brands, and key cities in the South-west Asia region.â€ť
The property is developed with Bangladesh Services. A representative from the company remarked that “Dhaka is emerging as a business hub, attracting travellers from across the globe”, and the new hotel will offer “world-class luxury and comfort to our discerning guests”.