IHG Hotels & Resorts has debuted its Crowne Plaza brand in Egypt with the opening of Crowne Plaza West Cairo- Arkan.

Located in the west of the Egyptian capital Cairo, the hotel features 178 rooms and suites and offers a flexible and hybrid new lobby space, Plaza Workspace.

Crowne Plaza West Cairo – Arkan boasts of five meeting rooms and event spaces, with an exclusive Club Lounge.

Dining venues at the property include an all-day dining Amphora, and an Armenian restaurant Mayrig serving recipes blended with spices and signature aromas.

Inspired by the streets of Asia, Miss Li Lee offers Pan-Asian favourites and signature cocktails.

IHG Hotels & Resorts managing director for IMEA Haitham Mattar said: “We are excited to open our first Crowne Plaza hotel – Crowne Plaza West Cairo-Arkan, in Egypt, and expand our brand portfolio to offer world-class hospitality options to travellers with diverse needs.

“Crowne Plaza is known to be an international premium hotel brand which is loved by business travellers across the globe. We are confident that this new addition to our portfolio in the region will be a popular choice with both domestic and international guests visiting the country.

“As the government of Egypt continues to encourage further economic development in the country, there are increasing opportunities for the tourism and hospitality sector. With our focus on the market and expanding portfolio, we are well poised to cater to this demand.”

Crowne Plaza West Cairo-Arkan is in proximity to various attractions including the Giza Pyramids Plateau and the Grand Egyptian Museum.