The Holiday Inn Golden Mile on Nathan Road, one of Hong Kong’s most popular hotels in the heart of Tsim Sha Tsui, has taken another step forward in guest services. Not only are guests offered a free handy smartphone for the duration of their stay, but they can also call home free!
General Manager of the Holiday Inn Golden Mile, Ms Anne Busfield, said, “We are always striving to deliver the very best travel experiences and the latest technologies for our guests whenever they stay with us. We believe that helping them stay in touch with home in this way will add an extra dimension of comfort and satisfaction to their stay.”
The call-home-free service will cover unlimited international calls to Australia, China, India, Taiwan and the UK for free, as well as unlimited free local calls. These countries were selected as they represent the highest growth rates for the hotel. Guests from India for example increased from 7% of total bookings to 12% in May alone.
Terence Kwok, founder and CEO of Tink Labs Ltd., the company behind handy said, “We take the needs of the global traveller seriously at handy and we hope this service will elevate the experience of every guest staying at the Holiday Inn Golden Mile.”
The handy smartphone is also rich in content and enables guests to enjoy 3G internet services, Wi-Fi hotspots around town, interactive maps and a comprehensive Hong Kong city guide during their stay. handy also comes with a host of discounts and offers across Hong Kong that guests can enjoy just by showing their handy phone to selected merchants.
All data on the phone is erased when guests check out of the hotel, ensuring complete privacy and peace of mind.
The Holiday Inn Golden Mile is owned by Hong Kong-based Harilela Hotels Limited and managed by the InterContinental Hotels Group. Ideally located in the heart of Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong’s premier shopping, dining and entertainment area, adjacent to the MTR, the award-winning hotel has 621 rooms with king size or twin double beds, free Wi-Fi, a rooftop pool, health club and three restaurants & a bar serving a wide variety of Western and Asian cuisines. For the discerning business traveller, there are also three Executive Club Floors with an extensive Executive Club Lounge providing personalised services and numerous benefits. For more information and reservations go to www.holidayinn.com/hongkong-gldn or contact the hotel at [email protected]