The InterContinental Montreal turns 20… Be part of the celebrations!
It’s a date for the 20th of each month
Montreal, April 13, 2011 – At the gates of Old Montreal, the InterContinental Montreal is proud to have been welcoming visitors from the four corners of the world since July 8, 1991. Recognized by the Grands Prix du Tourisme Québécois for its dynamism and excellent service, the InterContinental Montreal is also the proud 2010-2011 winner of the prestigious Ulysses trophy for the greater Montreal area. With its elegant new style, today it attracts not only businesspeople and tourists, but Montrealers too. It has become a not-to-be-missed treat for all five senses! The InterContinental Montreal invites you to join the festivities for its 20thanniversary, being celebrated throughout 2011 starting April 20th!
On the 20thof every month, a range of special promotions on all its services
Let the festivities begin! The InterContinental Montreal is sharing its success with gusto by offering a whole host of surprises and promotions to its loyal clientele on the 20thof each month beginning in April. Every department is taking part in the program of celebrations, which is available at www.montreal.intercontinental.com. From offering a free night’s stay for the 20threservation of the day, to offering an upgrade to Club InterContinental class for $20 rather than $60, the celebrations know no bounds! A 20% surprise discount will be offered on the 20thbill of the day, the health club will extend a 20% discount on massages and the banquet and sales department will apply a 20% discount on meeting and Christmas packages with another 20% on audiovisual charges: any excuse to celebrate 20 years of distinction!
On the 20thof every month, the renowned Sarah B. absinthe bar concocts a new cocktail
Sarah B. managerJaimy Polman will create a new absinthe-based cocktail on the 20thof each month! The Sarah B. is an exciting spot for memorable experiences, recapturing the creative spark of Sarah Bernhardt. The bar gives a sophisticated public a chance to explore the fascinating ritual surrounding this legendary alcohol, so prized by French artists at the end of the 19thcentury. For only $20, enjoy a glass of absinthe and an absolutely irresistible selection of three tapas!
On the 20thof every month, it’s a lunch date at Osco!
When it opened its doors in 2009, Osco! (which means “very good” or “bravo” in Langue d’Oc) was rated one of the best restaurants in Montreal by Philippe Mollé, food journalist and former chef. In a French brasserie decor featuring a sublime walnut floor, cozy booths, rich tables and stately Slovak crystal chandeliers, chef Matthieu Saunier plies his craft with a refined menu of Provençal cuisine made from top quality terroir products. Montrealers, who are already spoiled by the city’s fine dining, can now savour the flavours of Provence in this unique restaurant. For the 20thanniversary of the InterContinental Montreal, the lunchtime table d’hôte will be just $20 on the 20thof every month! And evenings, the wine of the month is available for only $20!
About InterContinental Hotels Group
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) (LON: IHG, NYSE: IHG (ADRs)) is the world’s largest hotel group by number of rooms. IHG owns, manages, leases or franchises, through various subsidiaries, over 4,100 hotels and more than 600,000 rooms in nearly 100 countries and territories around the world. The Group owns a portfolio of well recognized and respected hotel brands including InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo®, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn® Hotels and Resorts, Holiday Inn Express®, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®, and also manages the world’s largest hotel loyalty program, Priority Club® Rewards with 40 million members worldwide.
Linda Lévesque, LCOM Communication, cell phone: 514 242-8909; 1 877 393-3178 ext. 200;
Monica Orr, Director of Sales and Marketing, InterContinental Montréal, 514 847-8507;