InterContinental Hotels Group Plc announced the introduction of several new brands and properties to locations in Asia.
The company's EVEN Hotels brand, which touts wellness as its core principle, signed its first management contracts in China. The four new properties will be in Shanghai, Sanya, Chongqing and Jinan. The Shanghai and Jinan properties are set to be completed by and launched in 2020, respectively, while the Sanya hotel will open in 2019. The Chongqing hotel will open in 2022.
In addition, InterContinental said it signed four properties in Southeast Asia. The agreement will bring the first Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants-branded property to the region, the Kimpton Bali. The other three — InterContinental Sapa Resort, Holiday Inn Resort Sapa and Hotel Indigo Phu Quoc Starbay — will open in Vietnam in 2021.