Swiss-Belhotel International Adds to Its Global Empire with Grand Opening of Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan
The grand opening of the Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan took place in the stately Mahakam Grand Ballroom and was marked by an inscription signed by Balikpapan Mayor H.M Rizal Effendy, S.E.
The ceremony was also attended by PT Hasta Kreasi Mandiri Chairman and President Fadjraa Oemar, PT. Pembangunan Perumahan Director of Business Development - Ir. Harry Nugroho, Swiss-Belhotel Chairman and President - Gavin Faull, Swiss-Belhotel Senior Vice-President of Operations and Development - Emmanuel Guillard and 230 corporate clients and journalists.
In this special occasion, PT Hasta Kreasi Mandiri Chairman and President Fadjraa Oemar and Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan confirmed their participation for the green environment by symbolized giving 100 seeds to the Head of Environment Department - Fachrudin.
"We are delighted to be managing Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan and to be part of this hotel's promising future," Mr Faull said. "Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan will provide visitors to the city with a new and fresh venue where they will enjoy a warm welcome and an enjoyable stay - featuring professionalism and service excellence."
Ideally situated in a new business district, currently Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan has finished 159 rooms from the total of 230 guestrooms and 25 apartments.
Combining a modern design with the soothing ambience provided by its ocean views, Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan offers affordable international-standard accommodation for business and leisure travellers.
The hotel has a complete range of facilities, including a Swiss-Cafe', Barito Lounge and Bar, six meeting rooms and a ballroom that can hold 2,500 delegates for business meetings or other functions such as weddings. It also has a swimming pool, gym and spa.
Designed to provide utmost privacy for guests, Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan offers the ultimate hotel accommodation experience through its attentive and friendly staff.
Each guestroom is equipped with an LCD TV with international channels, IDD/NDD telephone, individually controlled air-conditioning, coffee and tea making facilities, a mini bar, a personal safety deposit box and broadband Internet access.
Swiss-Belhotel International manages more than 120 hotels, resorts and projects ranging from two- to five-star in destinations outside of Indonesia, such as China, Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain, Iraq, Oman and Saudi Arabia.
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Swiss-Belhotel International currently manages a portfolio of more than 145* hotels, resorts and projects located in China, Vietnam, Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Australia, New Zealand, Bulgaria, Turkey and Georgia. Awarded Indonesia's Leading Global Hotel Chain for six consecutive years, Swiss-Belhotel International is one of the world's fastest-growing international hotel and hospitality management groups. The Group provides comprehensive and highly professional development and management services in all aspects of hotel, resort and serviced residences. Offices are located in Hong Kong, New Zealand, Australia, Europe, United Arab Emirates, China, Indonesia and Vietnam. www.swiss-behotel.com
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