Bandung (Indonesia) – November 24, 2015 (travelindex) – Best Western Hotels & Resorts is making its debut in Indonesia’s third largest city, Bandung, with the launch of a brand new upscale hotel. Opening on December 1st, 2015, Best Western Premier La Grande Hotel Bandung is nestled in the heart of the city and combines the company’s legendary standards of service with an array of stylish upscale amenities.
Located just minutes away from Bandung’s central business district and main retail and entertainment areas, Best Western Premier La Grande Hotel provides a perfect setting for both business and leisure travelers. And the hotel’s facilities also offer the best of both worlds. Eight meeting rooms and a business center provide plenty of space for corporate travelers and events, while a sumptuous spa, heated swimming pool and fully-equipped fitness center allow all guests to unwind at the end of a long day.
There is also a restaurant serving exquisite Indonesian, Asian and international cuisine. Best Western Premier La Grande Hotel provides a total of 193 spacious rooms and suites, all equipped with international amenities such as large flat-screen TVs, fully-stocked mini-bars and complimentary Wi-Fi. And for guests staying in the hotel’s premium rooms and suites, there is also an executive lounge that offers a wealth of bespoke services.
“Indonesia is one of the world’s most exciting emerging markets, and as the country’s third largest city, Bandung is becoming a major hub for domestic and international business and leisure travel,” said Olivier Berrivin, Best Western Hotels & Resorts’ Managing Director of International Operations – Asia.
“In recent years Best Western has made excellent progress with our Indonesian expansion strategy, opening modern, international hotels in key destinations across the country. The launch of our debut hotel in Bandung marks a major milestone for our company, and for the city, and I am delighted to be able to introduce the city’s rising number of travelers to our most prestigious hotel concept, Best Western Premier.
“This exceptional hotel combines contemporary style and design with the warmth of Bandung’s local hospitality, upscale facilities and Best Western’s legendary service standards, to create a truly world-class accommodation offering,” Mr. Berrivin added.
Best Western Premier La Grande Hotel becomes the 16th Best Western hotel in Indonesia, in a portfolio that now covers nine destinations: Bali, Jakarta, Bandung, Surabaya, Surakarta, Makassar, Malang, Pontianak and Bogor.
It also becomes the country’s fifth Best Western Premier hotel, following the Best Western Premier Sunset Road Kuta (Bali), Best Western Premier The Hive (Jakarta), Best Western Premier The Bellevue (Jakarta) and Best Western Premier Solo Baru (Surakarta).
About Best Western Hotels & Resorts:
Best Western Hotels & Resorts headquartered in Phoenix, Ariz., is a privately held hotel brand with a global network of more than 4,100* hotels in more than 100* countries and territories worldwide. Best Western offers seven hotel brands to suit the needs of developers and guests in every market: BEST WESTERN®, BEST WESTERN PLUS®, BEST WESTERN PREMIER®, BEST WESTERN PLUS EXECUTIVE RESIDENCY®, Vib®, BW Premier Collection® and GLo. Now celebrating 69 years of hospitality, Best Western provides its hoteliers with global operational, sales and marketing support, and online and mobile booking capabilities. More than 25 million travelers are members of the brand’s award-winning loyalty program Best Western Rewards®, one of the few programs in which members earn points that never expire and can be redeemed at any Best Western hotel worldwide.
Best Western Asia first launched in Bangkok in 2001 and now covers 15* countries in the region, with more than 100 hotels in operation and in the pipeline. For hotel owners, Best Western Asia offers a broad range of operational support,technical service support, Sales & marketing and distribution, with online, mobile and social media booking capabilities. To learn more about a specific hotel or discover other Best Western hotels across the region, visit www.bestwesternasia.com.
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