Westin Hotels & Resorts opens first hotel in Indonesia’s capital


On Friday, August 26, Westin Hotels & Resorts opened a new hotel in Jakarta. The Westin Jakarta is their first property in Indonesia’s capital.

The company is expecting the newly built hotel to promote the Westin brand’s inspired and innovative wellness in Jakarta. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Asia Pacific’s Senior Director of Brand Management, Vincent Ong, sounded thrilled about the Westin brand setting its footstep in the capital of Indonesia. He hoped that the luxury hotel would serve the guests visiting from across the world with a hospitality that upholds the brand’s values as well as the local culture.

The hotel has a strategic location in Kuningan central business district. Business travellers will just love it because of its 45-minute car distance from the International Soekarno-Hatta Airport. It also has shopping malls and the National Monument nearby, catering to the interests of all types of visitors.


Photo Credit: Starwood Hotels & Resorts Asia Pacific

Occupying the 50th-69th floors of the Gama Tower, The Westin Jakarta features 272 guestrooms and suites with panoramic city views. One of the leading hospitality interior design firms in the world, Hirsch Bedner Associates (HBA), designed the interior of the hotel.

The Westin Jakarta offers a variety of facilities to the guests to ensure them the best possible service in the heart of the capital city. The guests will have access to an idyllic spa, fitness studio, a banquet area, and function rooms for events and weddings.

The hotel’s General Manager, Arun Kumar, hoped that the hotel would be a soothing retreat to their guests amid din and bustle of a busy city with its genuine service and signature well-being offerings of the Westin brand. The guests will also have unforgettable culinary experiences with the options of gourmet restaurants and 7 live cooking stations. They can also enjoy gourmet coffee and a fresh selection of cocktails at a rooftop alfresco bar.


Photo Credit: Starwood Hotels & Resorts Asia Pacific

Westin Hotels & Resorts is a part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., which is a Connecticut-based American hotel and leisure company. To know more information about the hotel, pay a visit at www.westin.com/jakarta.

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