Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi secures airline contract
Hotel will host Garuda Indonesia crew following airline's relaunch
Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi, part of the IHG group, has secured a contract with Garuda Indonesia to accommodate the airline’s crew at the hotel.
The airline recently began re-operating with flights connecting Abu Dhabi to Jakarta in Indonesia and Amsterdam, Holland.
The first crew members were welcomed by management at the hotel on Saturday December 1.
Holiday Inn GM Philipp Economou said: “We are all very happy to welcome Garuda Indonesia at the Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi. We were confident of securing the account, as we have consistently proved our quality of both our product and service, supported by our friendly and talented team, who love to make guests feel comfortable at our hotel.
"We look forward to building a long term relationship with Garuda Indonesia and we will ensure we live up to our promises”.
The new operation will bring four weekly flights between Jakarta, Abu Dhabi and Amsterdam which will see crew at the hotel on a daily basis.
“Choosing a home for our crew in Abu Dhabi was an important decision to make. As an organization we ensure all our crew is well taken care of. Considering the Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi have previously accommodated crew, served as an affirmation to our decision. We have heard highly of their offerings and services, and are sure our crew will have a very comfortable stay”, said Fikdanel Thaufik, general manager, Garuda Indonesia.