InterContinental Hotels Group has just welcomed its 1000th hotel in the Europe, Middle East, Asia and Africa (EMEAA) region with the opening of InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort. Located on the pristine Phu Quoc Island, a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve off the southwest coast of Vietnam.

The resort features 459 luxurious rooms, suites and villas, an exclusive beachfront, six restaurants and bars, and state-of-the-art meeting facilities. Resort guests are offered exclusive access to a secluded stretch of Long Beach, the perfect location to swim in shimmering waters, soak up the sun, and experience ocean sunsets.

Commenting on the milestone Kenneth Macpherson, CEO, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Africa at IHG said: “Our Europe, Middle East, Asia and Africa (EMEAA) region encompasses 71 countries, 26 time zones and some of the world’s most visited cities.

“This milestone is testament to the appeal of our brands, the strength of our owner relationships and our well-established strategy to leverage scale and accelerate growth in some of the world’s fastest growing markets.” | InterContinental