Top News IHG signs double hotel deal in Thailand By TTG Asia / Posted on 3 November, 2020 17:14 IHG will be growing its footprint in Thailand by bringing both the Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express brands to Phuket’s Kata Beach come 2022. Under the hotel group’s management agreement with K.W. Group, the two properties will form part of the mixed-use development The Beach Plaza Phuket, the largest of its kind in Kata Beach. Holiday Inn Express & Suites Phuket Kata Beach is slated for a 2022 opening Holiday Inn Phuket Kata Beach will have 134 rooms and offer guests a range of dining options and meeting facilities as well as a swimming pool and gym. Holiday Inn Express & Suites Phuket Kata Beach extends the offering to 135 rooms and also features the brand’s signature Great Room. IHG has 19 hotels in the Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express brand family in Thailand, with another 16 in the development pipeline that are due to open within the next three to five years.