InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has added the Holiday Inn Resort Orlando Suites – Waterpark property to the IHG portfolio. The 777-room, all-suite hotel is the largest property in the Holiday Inn Resort family and was formerly the Nickelodeon Hotel — based on the children’s cable network. The property is currently undergoing a $30 million renovation, expected to be completed by year end.
Eric Lent, Vice President, Holiday Inn Brand, The Americas, IHG said: “With 43 resort properties around the world, Holiday Inn Resort hotels offer the familiarity of the beloved Holiday Inn brand in vacation destinations from sandy beaches to rustic mountains. The Holiday Inn Resort brand was created to provide families affordable and enjoyable holiday experiences where they can create lasting memories. The new Holiday Inn Resort Orlando Suites – Waterpark offers exactly that in one of the most popular family destinations in the U.S., and we are pleased to welcome the property to the IHG family.”
The 777-room property features one, two and three bedroom suites, all offering either a kitchenette or full kitchen. Guests can enjoy complimentary Internet access, the more than 20,000 square foot waterpark, poolside cabanas and the new Batman Laser Challenge, in which children and adults can work alongside Batman to take on The Joker as he threatens Gotham City. The property also offers a multimillion dollar 4-D Theater where guests can enjoy a thrilling extra-dimensional experience fit for the whole family. New 4-D films include: Angry Birds: The 4-D Experience, Ice Age No Time for Nuts 4-D, and more. The property also offers family-friendly activities including pool-side entertainment and Kids Club with activities hosted throughout the day.
Located one mile from Disney World, Epcot Resort Area and Disney Springs and only ten miles from Universal Orlando Resort, the property offers regular free park shuttles so guests can conveniently enjoy local attractions. Additionally, travelers can dine at various on-site restaurants including the poolside Lagoon Grill and Bar, Lakeside Café and Hideaway Lounge.
Charles Haber, General Manager, Holiday Inn Resort Orlando Suites – Waterpark said: “We are thrilled to welcome guests to our newly renovated property. With our close proximity to so many local attractions and our waterpark featuring two outdoor pools, multiple slides and hot tubs, we believe our hotel will quickly become a favorite choice of travelers visiting the area. Adults can benefit from some poolside relaxation while kids enjoy all the activities!”
The Holiday Inn Resort Orlando Suites – Waterpark hotel is owned by Urban Commons and managed by Brighton Management.