InterContinental Hotels Group PLC : Hotel Indigo Opens Second San Diego Property in the Heart of Del Mar
04/12/2012| 11:05am US/Eastern
New boutique hotel authentically reflects style and culture of
Southern California coastal community
Hotel Indigo, IHG's (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON: IHG, NYSE: IHG
(ADRs)] upscale boutique brand, today announces the grand opening of the Hotel
Indigo San Diego Del Mar. Following a multimillion-dollar renovation
and rebranding, the 94-room hotel in downtown Del Mar offers guests
sophisticated lodging with modern furnishings and a contemporary style,
exuding the charm of the Del Mar community.
Located at 710 Camino Del Mar, the property boasts a full-service day-spa,
two pools, hot tub, sauna and bistro-style restaurant with a full bar,
among other amenities. Upgraded guest rooms feature a fresh look with
new furniture, luxurious linens, warm colors, tiled bathrooms, granite
countertops and spa showers. Guests will feel in harmony with the Del
Mar surroundings as each room features indigenous murals depicting
elements from the Del Mar Racetrack and local beaches. Additionally, two
ocean-view terraces, created by local design firm Design Line Interiors,
allow guests to enjoy the temperate Southern California weather, with
fire pits available for cooler evenings.
"The Hotel Indigo brand is a perfect fit for this location," said Mary
Dogan, director, Brand Management, Hotel Indigo, the Americas, IHG. "Del
Mar is community-driven with charming and sophisticated offerings for
visitors and residents alike, and the Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar
seamlessly complements the local surroundings."
The Hotel Indigo San Diego Del Mar was the site of the original
Stratford Inn, built in 1910. The upgraded décor reflects the Del Mar
neighborhood--from the Del Mar Racetrack and Fairgrounds, to the
breathtakingly beautiful beaches. The Del Mar Plaza, a shopping center
with more than 30 shops and boutiques, offers the best of the area's
apparel, collectibles, fine jewelry, artwork and home décor. Other
nearby attractions include Legoland, SeaWorld, Birch Aquarium, San Diego
Botanic Garden, San Diego Zoo and the Wild Animal Park. At the
surrounding beaches, guests can enjoy recreational activities, including
surfing, boating, swimming and jet skiing.
Room amenities include high-definition flat screen TVs, iHome stations
and Aveda products. The hotel also offers 24-hour access to the business
center, complimentary Wi-Fi in public spaces, high-speed Internet
connections in each room and a fitness room.
Each Hotel Indigo property is uniquely designed to reflect the culture,
character and history of the surrounding neighborhood. No two hotels are
the same. Brand standards don't dictate the number or size of rooms,
making it ideally suited to conversion properties or independent
"Aligning with Hotel Indigo was a natural fit," said Susan Knapp,
General Manager. "Not only does the hotel's new design incorporate
community staples like the beach and the racetrack, but the friendly
service makes guests feel welcomed in a neighborly setting."
Pacifica Host Hotels owns and manages the Hotel Indigo San Diego Del
Mar, under a license agreement with a company in the InterContinental
Hotels Group. For reservations, contact Hotel Indigo Del Mar at
858-755-1501 or 1-877-8-INDIGO.
Hotel Indigo properties participate in IHG's guest loyalty program,
Priority Club® Rewards, the industry's first and largest guest loyalty
program with 63 million members. Priority Club Rewards membership is
free and guests can enroll by logging on at priorityclub.com, by calling
1-888-211-9874 or by inquiring at the front desk of this hotel or any of
IHG's more than 4,400 hotels worldwide.
Sherry Telford, 770-604-2613
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