The launch of the international-standard three-star property increases the group’s portfolio in Indonesia to 40 operating hotels, with a further 34 scheduled to open by the end of next year.
Swiss-Belinn Airport Jakarta is Swiss-Belhotel International’s fourth hotel in Jakarta, adding to credentials that have seen the company named Indonesia’s Leading Global Hotel Chain at the country’s Travel and Tourism Awards for the past four years.
The opening of Swiss-Belinn Airport on 19 July 2014 was celebrated by signing the inscription and ribbon cutting and attended by The Mayor of Tangerang Mr. H. Arief Rachadiono Wismansyah Bsc, Mkes, which represented by The 2nd Assistant – Mr. Rachmansyah, accompanied by Mr. Joko and Mr. Budi Y. Djunaedi – Directors of PT Innovindo Sukses Abadi, Swiss-Belhotel International Senior Vice President of Operations and Development – Mr. Emmanuel Guillard, Vice President of Information and Technology – Mr. Matthew Faull and General Manager Swiss-Belinn Airport Jakarta – Mr. Agung Wibowo.
Strategically located 10 minutes from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport and close to the central business district in West Jakarta, the 145-room Swiss-Belinn Airport will be underpinned by the passion and professionalism of staff to deliver consistently high levels of service, a hallmark of all Swiss-Belhotel properties worldwide.
Swiss-Belhotel International Chairman and President Mr. Gavin M. Faull said: “The opening of Swiss-Belinn Airport Jakarta marks another important milestone in our development. It provides visitors to the city with an international-standard venue for meetings and gatherings and I am confident it will become the choice for discerning business travellers in the future.”
Swiss-Belinn Airport Jakarta combines simplicity with modern urban culture and its facilities include a bar, a restaurant and lounge, meeting rooms for up to 250 guests, a gym and a wellness centre.
Each room has an LCD TV with international channels, IDD/NDD telephone, individually controlled air conditioning, coffee and tea making facilities, a mini-bar, a safety deposit box and broadband Internet access.
Swiss-Belhotel International has more than 120 hotels, resorts and projects in its global portfolio. Voted one of the world’s top 100 hotel groups in 2013 by HOTELS Magazine, it has a presence in China, Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Iraq, Oman and Saudi Arabia and is exploring options elsewhere.