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Ibis Opens New Property in Chiang Mai’s Cultural Heart
Chiang Mai, Thailand, December 27, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / ibis has expanded its portfolio in Thailand with the opening of a brand-new property in Chiang Mai, the famous northern city which is a heaven for culture vultures and adventure seekers.
ibis Chiangmai Nimman Journeyhub is perfectly located in the trendy Nimmanhaemin neighbourhood, surrounded by coffee shops, independent boutiques, vibrant restaurants and live music bars. The hotel is within walking distance of the ancient walled city and Chiang Mai University is just a short distance away, giving the entire area a hip, youthful vibe.
With a contemporary design concept that reflects the modern spirit of Chiang Mai, this stylish and affordable hotel features 142 comfortable guestrooms, all equipped with the signature Sweet Bed by ibis, a business desk and complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi. Charlie’s Corner is a connected social hub where guests can grab breakfast, chill out with light bites through the day or come together with friends over a meal or cold drink after dark. The fitness centre is a great place for a workout and the outdoor infinity pool offers views of the jungle-clad mountains and Doi Suthep, the iconic hilltop temple that overlooks the city. With 24-hour services, online check-in and fast check-out, every traveller can come and go with ease.
Chiangmai Nimman Journeyhub is an excellent base for curious explorers who want to discover the historic temples and legendary night markets, as well as those who want to uncover the area’s traditional villages, lush jungles and spectacular wildlife.
“The capital of the ancient Lanna Kingdom, Chiang Mai is Thailand’s cultural heart with ancient temples, natural wonders and a vibrant arts scene. We are delighted to collaborate with Boutique Corporation once again to introduce our upbeat ibis brand to this aspirational destination. Complementing our existing Novotel, as well as Mercure, Mövenpick and MGallery hotels in and around the city, we can now cater for every type of visitor to Chiang Mai,” said Garth Simmons, Chief Executive Officer, Accor Southeast Asia, Japan and South Korea.
“Welcome to Chiang Mai. My team and I are excited to welcome you to the ibis Chiang Mai Nimman Journeyhub. Whether you are travelling for business or leisure, we will be delighted to serve you and make your stay a happy and memorable one. Our hotel opens to all. Both international travellers and locals can look at the hotel as a vibrant and modern space to relax,” added Maverik Mukherjee, General Manager of ibis Chiang Mai Nimman Journeyhub.
ibis is the world leading lifestyle economy brand, beloved for its contemporary design, comfortable interiors, social connectivity and passion for music. ibis Chiang Mai Nimman Journeyhub joins a regional network of more than 1,250 ibis properties worldwide.
Since 1974, ibis has been a trailblazing brand, open and welcoming to all. ibis hotels are beloved by travelers and locals for their contemporary style, vibrant social hubs, rooms that feel like home, lively bars, satisfying dining options, and easy mobile check-in experience. The brand is known for its passion for live music, offering guests playlists curated for every mood and access to exclusive gigs with up-and-coming musicians. No matter where in the world a guest may travel, ibis always feels like the right place to be. With over 1,200 hotels in 65+ countries, ibis is recognized across the globe as the leading brand in economy hospitality. ibis is part of Accor, a world leading hospitality group counting over 5,300 properties throughout more than 110 countries, and a participating brand in ALL – Accor Live Limitless – a lifestyle loyalty program providing access to a wide variety of rewards, services and experiences.