InterContinental Hotels Group has announced the opening of the newly-built 118-room Holiday Inn Piura hotel located in the coastal city of Piura, Peru. The Holiday Inn Piura hotel is the company’s first brand to open in Piura, which is the business hub of Peru’s northern region. Gerardo Murray, Regional Vice President Marketing, Commercial and Revenue Strategy, Mexico, Latin America and Caribbean, IHG, said: “We are proud to continue IHG’s growth in Peru with the opening of Holiday Inn Piura. We are excited to bring business and leisure travelers a welcoming stay they can count on while exploring new destinations within this magnificent country.” Located in the heart of the city’s historic center, the Holiday Inn Piura hotel is just steps from the Plaza del Sol shopping mall and 11 minutes from Capitán FAP Guillermo Concha Iberico International Airport (PIU). The seven-story hotel boasts an on-site business center with three meeting rooms that can accommodate up to 137 guests. Additional features include an outdoor pool, a restaurant and bar, and a complimentary 24-hour fitness center.