ATLANTA — The Holiday Inn Express of Boone announced in April that it had received the IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) 2018 Torchbearer Award, the company’s most prestigious award.

The Holiday Inn Express of Boone was one of 216 properties within the Americas chosen from the IHG system of more than 5,300 hotels for achieving the highest levels of excellence in all aspects of operation, from quality to customer satisfaction.

In addition, the hotel learned in May that it has been named a 2019 AAA Inspector’s Best of Housekeeping hotel, “an award that places our property’s cleanliness and condition in the top 25 percent of the 27,000 AAA Inspected and Approved hotels,” the hotel announced on Facebook.

“Thank you to the best group of housekeepers we could have the pleasure of working with,” the hotel added.

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