The upscale Wyndham brand has marked its launch into Palembang, Indonesia with the opening of Wyndham Opi Hotel Palembang, bringing world-class hospitality into the capital of South Sumatra.
The region of Raja Ampat in Indonesia is now only a single stop-over away for British travellers thanks to a new flight launched by Garuda Indonesia. The Indonesian airline will now offer connections on its London-Jakarta non-stop service twice a week.
Emirates has announced plans to launch a new daily service from Dubai to Auckland via the island of Bali, Indonesia, starting from June 14th.
A second Wyndham Hotels & Resorts flag has risen in Bali with the opening of Wyndham Dreamland Resort Bali. The upscale 177-room resort is located near Dreamland Beach, one of Bali’s most idyllic hidden coves.
Wyndham Hotel Group’s growth continues with the strategic expansion of its upscale Wyndham Hotels & Resorts brand into Indonesia’s spectacular Lombok Island, scheduled for opening in mid-2018.
Gerald Hendrick has been appointed as senior vice president of Resort Venture and general manager of Bintan Lagoon Resort, the largest integrated resort on the Indonesian island of Bintan.
InterContinental Hotels Group has signed a dual-brand management agreement with PT. Graha Agung Indahsentosa to debut two hotels in Bintan, Indonesia. Set to open in 2019, the new-build Holiday Inn Resort Bintan Lagoi Beach and Hotel Indigo Bintan Lagoi Beach will be situated in the prime Lagoi Bay area.
Qatar Airways will operate a third daily non-stop route from Doha’s Hamad International Airport to Bali Denpasar. Bali has long been a popular destination for Qatar Airways’ passengers, with the airline offering its first direct service in 2014, later enhancing this to a twice daily frequency.
Emirates has announced that it will introduce a second daily service to the island of Bali in Indonesia, on July 2nd. The new service will be added to meet the growing demand for travel to and from Bali, offering travellers more convenience and connectivity options.
Figures released by the ministry of tourism for the Republic of Indonesia have reported an impressive 17 per cent increase in visitor arrivals from the United Kingdom, year on year. Welcoming a total of 328,882 British tourists to the country in 2016, the UK has further consolidated its position as the leading European source market to Indonesia.
In line with plans to anchor its presence in the largest economy in south-east Asia, Frasers Hospitality Group, a division of Frasers Centrepoint, will be launching Fraser Suites Kuningan in 2017. This will be the group’s fourth property launched, with another five in the pipeline, bringing its Jakarta portfolio to a total of nine by 2019.