Corus hopes travelers will sing the praises of its mid-priced hotels. corus hotels (formerly corus and regal hotels) owns about a dozen mid-market hotels in the uk. corus also owns two hotels in malaysia (kuala lumpur and port dickson). corus' uk hotels have an average of 102 bedrooms per hotel, while its malaysian counterparts boast an average of 290 rooms per hotel. virtually all hotel locations provide meeting facilities. the company was formed in 1993 and is owned by malayan united industries berhad, a malaysian diversified holding company with business interests in asia, the uk, and the us.