Newly signed property will be IHG’s fifth hotel with the Pelligra Group
IHG Hotels & Resorts has signed Holiday Inn Dandenong with hotel owners, the Pelligra Group, marking its presence in the suburbs and region of Victoria. The newly signed property will join the 42 Holiday Inn-branded family hotels open or under development in Australasia and the Pacific.
This will be IHG’s fifth hotel with the Pelligra group. Other properties include the Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport, the new Holiday Inn Werribee, and the future Holiday Inn Melbourne Richmond and Crowne Plaza Melbourne Carlton. Formerly the Ramada Encore by Wyndham Dandenong, the hotel will open in April 2022.
“The Holiday Inn brand has undergone a huge global transformation over the past 18 months, unveiling a next-generation level of design that catches the attention of leisure and business travelers, accelerating the brand’s growth in the region. . This will be our fifth hotel with the Pelligra Group and we are honored to be working again with the team to bring this completely renovated Holiday Inn to the community of Dandenong and strengthen our network in Victoria, ”said Jael Fischer, Director of Development for Australasia. & Pacific, IHG.
“We love working with the IHG team and are excited to grow our partnership with them. The location of this hotel is what attracted us to the property; right in front of the city’s main shopping center and a few meters from the large Dandenong revitalization project. Having the internationally recognized Holiday Inn brand attached to our hotel will be very beneficial for the return of domestic and international travel and we are proud to continue our partnership with IHG, ”said Ross Pelligra, President of the Pelligra Group.