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Page 32 • MICEBTN - DEC 2016 - FEB 2017 SINGAPORE The world’s best airport hotel – the Crowne Plaza Changi Airport – adds 243 more rooms CroWne plaza Changi Airport, Skytrax’s ‘World’s Best Airport hotel’ in 2015 and 2016, has announced the opening of a 10-storey extension, adding 243 business rooms with seamless connections to all airport ter- minals to the existing 320 hotel rooms on offer. There are two room categories in the new Crowne Plaza extension – Business King (28sqm) and Business Twin (38sqm). Both room categories are smoke-free and have been de- signed to be multi-functional and com- fortable, well-lit and with amenities for a welcoming work environment as well as a restful stay. Facilities in each room include: In-built uSB charging ports; complimentary wireless internet; spacious writing desk with an ergo- nomic swivel chair; mobile handy phone - with compli- mentary unlimited local and IDD calls*; wireless printing with self-collect at the Business Centre or delivery to the guestroom; ‘privacy smart glass’ panels separating bedroom and bathroom; spacious en-suite free-standing rain shower and separate bathtub; day and blackout blinds; 40-inch smart LED televisions; Bluetooth-enabled speaker and a Crowne Plaza signature ‘Sleep Advantage’ kit to promote a restful stay. The rooms overlook the main building through floor-to-ceiling glass windows and guests will have a mag- nificent view of Jewel Changi Airport once it is completed in 2019. Commenting on the launch, Ms Leanne Harwood, vice president Oper- ations, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), South East Asia and Korea said: “Singapore is the best place in the world to do business and attracts over three million business visitors each year with a year-long calendar of major events and conferences. As the World’s Best Airport Hotel, our location and seamless connectivity to Changi Airport caters to transiting passengers, while our proximity to nearby business parks makes us a suitable choice for business travel- lers. "By expanding the hotel’s capacity, we are in a better position to support the growth of Changi Airport and to provide quality accommodation for the more than 17 million visitors expected in Singapore each year.” The hotel is connected to Changi Airport Terminal 3 via an air-condi- tioned pathway providing seamless access to the departure hall and other airport terminals. Guests in need of a day use room can use a guestroom and facilities for eight hours, from 8am to 8pm. Major business districts are close by and guests can hop on the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT), with Changi Airport sta- tion just a three-minute walk away. IHG has seven more hotels open in Singapore across four brands – Inter- Continental, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express and Hotel Indigo, with the country’s second InterContinental hotel expected to open in 2017. For enquiries or reservations, visit www.crowneplaza.com/changiairport or call +65 6823 5388 / 1800-787 -1221 (toll-free). * Country list for complimentary IDD calls: united Kingdom, united States, France, Germany, China, Hong Kong, Australia, Indonesia, India, Japan and Malaysia.