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IHG to open Crowne Plaza in Melbourne

Crowne Plaza Doncaster Hill to open in 2011

Crowne Plaza Doncaster Hill
Crowne Plaza Doncaster Hill

The Crowne Plaza Doncaster Hill is set to open in Melbourne, Australia, in 2011.

The property will be managed by InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) and offer 150 rooms, a ballroom, naturally lit meeting space, a fitness centre, outdoor pool, restaurant and bar.

IHG director of development (Australia, New Zealand and South Pacific) Todd Wynne-Parry said: "IHG has identified Melbourne as a primary city with opportunity for continued growth across all our brands.
"Doncaster is a particularly attractive location and there is currently a lack of quality accommodation in the immediate area."

Meanwhile, IHG plans to open Crowne Plaza Adelaide in late 2009.

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