(19/09/22)  IHG has signed what is set to become Holiday Inn’s first urban beachfront resort in Indonesia with one of the country’s largest real estate developers, Agung Sedayu Group.

Opening in 2024, the new-build Holiday Inn Resort PIK2 White Sand Beach will be the first white sand beach resort in Greater Jakarta.

Offering 180 rooms, suites and lofts, the resort’s facilities will include a restaurant, two bars, more than 2,600 square metres of meeting and event space, a gym and resort centre, indoor and outdoor recreation areas and an outdoor pool.

Located just a seven-minute drive to Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, the hotel will be part of the highly anticipated 2,350ha waterfront satellite city in Tangerang district.

From left: Denny Tonorahardjo, Senior Manager, Development, IHG, Arif Arianto, Indonesia Commercial Lead, IHG, Corrie Marsyani, Director of Operations, Finance, IHG, Adeline Phua, Director, Development, IHG, Rajit Sukumaran, Managing Director, South East Asia & Korea, IHG, Steven Kusumo, CEO, Agung Sedayu Group, Natalia Kusumo, CEO, Agung Sedayu Group, Richard Kusumo, CEO, Agung Sedayu Group, Ipeng Widjojo, COO, Agung Sedayu Group, Anil Pathak, Director of Operations, Indonesia, IHG and Agung Sedayu Group representative. Click to enlarge.

IHG signs Holiday Inn’s first urban beachfront resort in Indonesia

Being touted by some as the “New Jakarta City”, it has many substantial projects in development, including the largest mall in Indonesia, a range of F&B establishments, a sports centre, an Islamic financial district, a 60ha greenbelt and a mangrove conservatory.

Ipeng Widjojo, Business and Development Director, Agung Sedayu Group commented, “We have the vision to develop world-class destination concepts to promote the wonders and potential of Indonesia. Infrastructures are also principal aspects in PIK2, which is why we plan to open the PIK2 Interchange Toll in Q4 2023. IHG has impressed us with their innovative thinking and ideas and has proven to be a great partner with the upcoming Holiday Inn Resort PIK2 White Sand Beach and the Hotel Indigo Jakarta Pantai Indah Kapuk. We will work together to develop hotel experiences that set the benchmark for Indonesian tourism.”

IHG continues to expand in Indonesia with 25 opened hotels across its Six Senses, InterContinental, Hotel Indigo, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express brands, with 11 properties in the pipeline, including the brand debut of Kimpton and Regent, both in Bali, and Hotel Indigo in Bintan.

Rajit Sukumaran, Managing Director, South East Asia and Korea, IHG said, “We have eight opened Holiday Inn properties in Indonesia with a further three in the pipeline, including Holiday Inn Resort PIK2 White Sand Beach. We are confident that the brand will continue to thrive and grow in the cities and tertiary markets across the country. IHG has beautiful Holiday Inn resorts across the region, including Indonesia, Maldives, South Korea, Thailand and Vietnam. Holiday Inn Resort PIK2 White Sand Beach is a wonderful addition joining more than 1,400 existing and pipeline properties across Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts globally.”

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