IHG introduces app for Kindle Fire, Google TV and Android Tablets

21st December 2011 (Last Updated December 21st, 2011 18:30)

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has expanded its booking solutions across the Android platform with the Priority Club Rewards app for Kindle Fire, Google TV and Android Tablets.

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has expanded its booking solutions across the Android platform with the Priority Club Rewards app for Kindle Fire, Google TV and Android Tablets.

The Priority Club Rewards app enables customers to find and book hotel rooms, check rates and view or cancel reservations for all seven of IHG’s brands. The app also enables guests at IHG hotels with booking and reservation management features.

The brands include InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo, Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn Hotels and Resorts, Holiday Inn Express, Staybridge Suites and Candlewood Suites.

IHG vice president web and interactive marketing Michael Menis said the extension is key to next-generation personal technology strategy and the company will continue to expand its reservation options and brand presence.

According to the group, the app is available at the Amazon Appstore for Android, the Google TV app is available at the Android Market and the Android Tablets app is also available at the Android Market.

The Priority Club Rewards app for Kindle Fire, Google TV and Android Tablets follows the release of the Priority Club Rewards app for Windows Phone in July 2011, iPhone booking apps for each of IHG’s seven brands, announced in June 2011.

Earlier IHG introduced InterContinental Concierge Insider Guides app for iPad in December 2010, the Priority Club Rewards app for Android in July 2010 and the Priority Club Rewards app for iPhone in April 2010.

The company is expected to exceed $130m in revenue from mobile bookings in 2011.

IHG franchises, leases, manages or owns more thab 4,500 hotels and more than 666,000 guest rooms in 100 countries and territories, and has more than 1,100 hotels in its development pipeline.