Discover Benelux, Issue 30, June 2016

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Discover Benelux | Brabant | Eindhoven Highlights

A wonderful city hotel, in an extraordinary Dutch city TEXT: BERTHE VAN DEN HURK | PHOTOS: PARK PLAZA

Who would not love to stay at a modern, four-star hotel with great facilities, an inviting interior and warm and friendly service with a genuine smile. This is exactly what PPHE Hotel Group provides in countries all over Europe. Established in 1989, PPHE Hotel Group started with the acquisition of the Park Plaza hotel in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. In all these years the company has grown and is now across the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Germany, Israel, Hungary and Croatia. The 38 hotels offer more than 8,300 rooms, and five more hotels are currently under construction, including one in London, England and one in Nuremberg, Germany. These developments are expected to add over almost 1,100 new rooms by the end of 2016 and an additional 500 rooms by the end of 2019.

Surrounded by a vibrant city The fabulous city hotel Park Plaza in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, offers the ideal setting to enjoy this extraordinary 76 | Issue 30 | June 2016

Dutch city and all that it offers. Veronique van Bree, hotel manager of Park Plaza in Eindhoven: “Eindhoven is known worldwide for several events such as the Dutch Design Week every October, or the famous light festival each November. Besides the big events, it is a very special city where there is always lots to see and do.” The hotel is easily accessible and Eindhoven also has a popular airport with great transportation facilities.

A beautiful hotel For those who decide not to go out into the city, the hotel offers a swimming pool, sauna and a gym. The hotel has 104 beautiful rooms, four conference rooms and a luxurious boardroom, all with the latest systems and excellent internet connections. Each morning there is an energising breakfast served at the hotel’s dedicated breakfast restaurant. For dinner there are three on-site restaurants, for distinguished fine dining and fresh and authentic Asian cuisine. The dining outlets at Park Plaza Eindhoven are ideal for both meetings with business associates and casual meals with friends. The E!Lite

lounge is a must at night, where all your favourite drinks and snacks are served in a beautiful and tastefully decorated setting. “Our key element is the friendly but professional staff who know all our regular customers and provide anything they need, with a warm and genuine smile,” Van Bree concludes.