Aleenta Retreat Bali
The AKARYN Hotel Group, Thailand's luxury boutique hotel specialist, will open its first property in Indonesia. Aleenta, the original barefoot luxury brand that launched in Thailand in 2004, will open as a “spiritual sanctuary” an hour's drive from Ubud. The 50 room hotel will feature a spa and yoga village and extensive Ayurah Wellness Centre. Aleenta Retreat Bali will also provide a private setting for weddings and functions, with a choice of indoor or alfresco event spaces.
Sahid Serpong Hotel
Sahid Serpong Hotel has opened with 94 keys in Serpong, Tangerang Selatan, a satellite city of Jakarta. Categories in the three-star property – located on the upper levels of the Parkland Avenue Apartment – start from the lead-in at 22m2, all the way up to a 35m2 junior suite. Amenities on-site include a spa, fitness centre, outdoor pool, three function rooms and the Kayu Manis Café.
InterContinental Pondok Indah Jakarta
The 311-room InterContinental Jakarta Pondok Indah has opened in the heart of South Jakarta, as part of a high-end commercial complex that includes a shopping mall, office tower and golf course.
There are three F&B options, plus recreational facilities such as the Fitness & Movement Studio, Inaria Spa and a swimming pool. Events and function spaces range from the Grand Ballroom that can hold up to 1,100 pax banquet-style to The Studios, Jakarta’s first club-inspired meeting space that can hold 120 pax and includes show kitchens.
Swiss-Bel Residences Rasuna Epicentrum
Swiss-Bel Residences Rasuna Epicentrum’s soft opening at the end of March marked the global hospitality management chain’s 7th hotel in Indonesia’s capital.
Targeting corporate travellers, leisure guests and event planners in the heart of the city, the four-star hotel features 323 rooms and suites fitted with upscale amenities, as well as four floors of 18 specially designed spaces supported by the latest audio-visual technology, dedicated to functions and events. Guests may also opt to move their sessions outdoors to the poolside area, perfect for evening parties.
Rooms – which start from 30sqm – come with power showers, working areas, laptop-sized safes, LED TVs with international channels, complimentary Wi-Fi and sleep-inducing beds.