Holiday Inn Balikpapan
IHG® to open Holiday Inn Balikpapan in 2021
Scheduled for 2021 – 300 Rooms
The hotel will feature two food and beverage outlets; an all-day dining restaurant and lobby lounge, which aims to create an experience that's similar to their favourite restaurant at home, combined with the warm, genuine hospitality the brand has long been known for.
With 610 square metres of meeting space, the hotel has function space aplenty to host private and corporate events in their five function rooms, with the largest space comprising of three rooms merged to host 260 people banquet style. Hotel facilities include a fitness centre, business centre and Kids' Club.
As part of the mixed-use development, guests have access to shared facilities with the Tamansari Skylounge Apartment such as the outdoor swimming pool, deck and changing facilities which is located between the two towers.
Located in the seaport city of East Kalimantan, east coast of Borneo island, the hotel is situated a mere two kilometers or seven-minute drive from the Sultan Aji Muhammad Sulaiman Sepinggan International Airport. Balikpapan is the busiest sea port and main gateway for international arrivals to Kalimantan, with direct flights from Singapore, Malaysia, China and major domestic cities across Indonesia.
The city is the financial centre of Kalimantan and is becoming a strong foothold for businesses and main gateway to the new capital of Indonesia. Its large presence of multinational companies especially in the oil, gas and mineral industries makes the hotel a convenient choice for business travellers.