IHG has signed a management agreement with Amritsar Golden Hospitality to develop the new Holiday Inn Amritsar Golden Temple in Punjab.
Slated to open in 2Q2027, the 215-key hotel will be IHG’s third hotel in the city along with Holiday Inn Amritsar Ranjit Avenue and Holiday Inn Express Amritsar Golden Temple, which is scheduled to open in 2025.
Holiday Inn Amritsar Golden Temple will be located in the heart of the city centre and a short walking distance from the Golden Temple. It will be in close proximity to the railway station and 13km from the airport.
The property will have F&B options, swimming pool, gym, and meeting spaces.
Sudeep Jain, managing director, South West Asia, IHG, said: “Amritsar is a hotspot pilgrimage centre due to the presence of Golden Temple. Rich in history, culture, food, and as a textiles’ hub, the city has a strong appeal for both leisure and business travellers.
“With the signing of Holiday Inn Amritsar Golden Temple, IHG aims to offer differentiated hospitality experience to guests coming in from all parts of the world.”
Tejinder Singh, managing partner at Amritsar Golden Hospitality added: “With a combination of an excellent location and IHG’s strength and scale of global systems, technology and loyalty programme, we are confident that the new hotel will be a popular choice when it opens its door to guests.”
IHG currently has 47 hotels operating across five brands in South West Asia, including Six Senses, InterContinental Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Resort, and Holiday Inn Express, and a pipeline of 55 hotels due to open in the next three to five years.