Situated 100 metres from the passenger terminal, it is ideally located for business and leisure guests who will be a mere 5-minute walk away from direct connections to London, Paris and many other international destinations.
The hotel will have 165 luxury bedrooms, contemporary and elegant décor, a grill restaurant with a menu based on fresh seasonal local produce, and two bars. Guests in the 25 Club Rooms will have access to the Club Lounge where they can enjoy a continental Breakfast and an evening canapé and drink reception.
Business facilities include a conference centre with its own entrance and 10 state-of-the-art meeting rooms, one with views of the airport’s runway. Four major business parks are nearby (ABZ, D2, Aberdeen Gateway and Prime Four). The hotel can provide transport to and from these as well as the nearby heliport.
The Crowne Plaza Aberdeen Airport will also include a gym, complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi, USB charging points in bedrooms, a Starbucks cafe and 24 hour room service. It has more than 250 car parking spaces.
Particular attention has been paid to ensuring guests sleep well with guaranteed wake-up calls, designated quiet zone floors, beds with plush duvets and luxurious sheets, and Crowne Plaza Sleep Advantage kits in each bedroom.
It will be the third Crowne Plaza hotel in Scotland after Edinburgh and Glasgow, and will create 70 jobs.
Andrew Mcloughlin, Cluster General Manager, commented: “The new Crowne Plaza will be a destination in its own right and offer the most prestigious accommodation at Aberdeen International Airport. Our aim will be to make sure guests feel productive, accomplished and re-energised during their stay as well as offering high quality food and drink backed by superb service.”
Sean Brookes, Chief Operating Officer of Dominvs Hospitality, said: "Aberdeen is a growth market for Dominvs Hospitality and following the success of the Holiday Inn Express which opened in May, we are delighted to be able to open a deluxe 4 star hotel at Aberdeen International Airport. The Crowne Plaza Aberdeen Airport will add a different dynamic and quality, complementing the Holiday Inn Express.”
The hotel is owned and operated by Dominvs Hospitality which also owns the 193 bedroom Holiday Inn Express Aberdeen Airport, opened in May. Dominvs’ other properties include the Holiday Inn Darlington North, Mercure Sheffield Parkway and Holiday Inn Dumfries hotels. It is one of the fastest growing hotel companies in the UK with a pipeline of construction including Manchester, Oxford and London.