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In Bali, Trump’s planned six-star hotel risks angering the Gods

On the Indonesian resort island of Bali, building height is measured by coconut trees.

Anything taller could anger the Gods the Hindu locals believe inhabit the island. So plans to renovate a decades old hotel overlooking a 16th-century temple and turn it into a bigger six-star resort, complete with a tower and upgraded golf course, are causing some anxiety.

It will be known as the Trump International Hotel and Tower Bali. Donald Trump’s company has paired with an Indonesian tycoon to build what […]

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Frasers Hospitality Group will be launching Fraser Suites Kuningan in 2017 in Jakarta

HOTELS and serviced residences owner Frasers Hospitality Group is on the move to ramp up its presence in Indonesia with the addition of its ninth property in Jakarta.

The hospitality arm of Frasers Centrepoint said on Tuesday it would launch this year Frasers Suites Kuningan, which is part of the prestigious Ciputra World 2 Jakarta – an iconic mixed-use development in the heart of Jakarta’s Golden Triangle.

The 210-unit serviced residence is the latest addition to the group and meant that it […]

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Crystal Luxury Bay Resort opens in Nusa Dua

The Crystal Luxury Bay Resort Nusa Dua – Bali finally launched their one of a kind designs to the public. The 214-rooms and suites resort shows a classic yet elegant look that resonates “polished sophistication”. This new Resort overlooks the timeless beauty of Bali’s mangroves reserve, authentic Balinese atmosphere and endless ocean views.

Designed to deliver a restful stay, all rooms, suites and penthouses are provided with a spacious balcony; innovative design elements and cozy Jacuzzi’s are featured for suites and […]

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Archipelago International has added 2 more hotels to its portfolio in Indonesia

Archipelago International has added two more hotels to its portfolio in Indonesia.

Aston Canggu Beach Resort is a new upscale property in the shores of Bali’s Kuta area. It becomes the fourth Aston-branded hotel on the island.

The new favehotel Jayapura meanwhile, marks the budget brand’s debut in Indonesia’s West Papua region. The hotel brings 108 modern rooms and eight meeting spaces, including a 10th floor ballroom, to the city centre.

“The opening of these two hotels is another exciting step for our […]

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The Ritz-Carlton swings into Hainan island with 1st golf resort in China

HONG KONG – The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has teed off 2017 with the opening of its first golf resort in China, ideally located in the golfer’s paradise of Hainan Island. The Ritz-Carlton, Haikouushers in a new era of luxury leisure experiences, situated on the world-class golf resort of Mission Hills which boasts ten 18-hole championship courses designed by golf’s greatest architects.

“Hainan Island is one of the most exciting emerging destinations in Asia-Pacific today. With our partners, Mission Hills Group, we […]

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Movenpick Hotels & Resorts announces 5th hotel in Vietnam

BANGKOK – Located in central Vietnam, overlooking the Song Nhat Le River, the new upscale property known as Movenpick Hotel Quang Binh will feature 219 guest rooms, four food and beverage outlets and private beach access for hotel guests at nearby Nhat Le Beach. The property will also feature a spa, fitness centre, swimming pool, three meeting rooms and a ballroom catering for up to 400 delegates.

“This new signing, in partnership with Viet Group Joint Stock Company, marks an important […]

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