InterContinental Hotels Group has signed a management agreement with Quantum Hi-Tech Group Limited to develop the largest hotel in Fiji, Crowne Plaza Fiji Wailoaloa Beach, opening in 2020.
A ten minute drive from Nadi International Airport, the 453-room property will boast ocean views and feature direct access to the beach. There will be five restaurant and bar offerings, including a pool bar and a beach club, one of the largest conference centres in Fiji, a fully-equipped 24-hour fitness centre, two swimming pools and Kids’ Club.
“[Fiji is the most] popular travel destination in the South Pacific … and accounts for close to 40 percent of travel to the region, a figure that continues to grow annually,” said Rajit Sukumaran, Chief Development Officer, Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA), IHG.
“As the first resort in Fiji for the brand, Crowne Plaza Fiji Wailoaloa Beach complements IHG’s existing portfolio of brands in the South Pacific, allowing us to better meet the different needs of travellers visiting the Fiji. Guests can look forward to a truly immersive travel experience with the Crowne Plaza Fiji Wailoaloa Beach, with such vast, pristine natural beauty that Wailoaloa offers. With panoramic ocean views, we invite guests to take in the exquisite wonders of the island from the comfort of the resort, whether in their rooms or in and around the resort.”
This is the inaugural partnership between IHG and the developer, Quantum Hi-Tech Group Limited.