Top News Crowne Plaza expands Vietnam presence By TTG Asia / Posted on 13 January, 2021 14:46 InterContinental Hotels Group has signed a management agreement with Minh Dong Travel Service and Trading Company, a member of PGT Group, to open the second Crowne Plaza in Danang come 2023. Located on Vo Nguyen Giap street, the 300-room, 38-storey Crowne Plaza Danang Waterfront will complement the existing low-rise Crowne Plaza Danang, situated further south along the beachfront and linked to the integrated resort. IHG and Minh Dong representatives seal deal to open Crowne Plaza Danang Waterfront in 2023 This expansion of Crowne Plaza is part of the rejuvenation of the brand in Vietnam. The hotel will feature the brand’s signature Social Workspace lobby concept that allows guests to transition from work to play. There will be 1,500m² of dedicated space catering to meetings and events, ranging from corporate functions to weddings for up to 400 people. Recreational facilities will include a rooftop infinity pool, three restaurants, a gym and spa. In Vietnam, IHG has 14 hotels operating under four brands, with another 17 in a pipeline which includes brand entries for Regent and Hotel Indigo.