Accor is to further expand its Novotel portfolio in Indonesia when the Novotel Manado opens its doors on May 9, 2009.
The Novotel Manado is a new 152 room city centre hotel which is part of an integrated development with Manado’s
largest convention hall, Grand Kawanua International City.
Novotel Manado also boasts an
impressive food and beverage selection. The Square is an all day
dining restaurant, with its a la carte menu and buffet comprising of
dishes from around the world. An authentic Japanese
restaurant, Wasabi located on Mezzanine floor will offer a range
of modern and traditional Japanese dishes. Dragon Phoenix, serving
Cantonese and Szechuan specialties located at lower ground can
accommodate up to 50 guests in an elegant atmosphere. For
places to drink, H2O is an open air pool bar and Lokon Wine &
Cigar a comfortable and relaxed venue to unwind for pre and
With 7,303 square feet of meeting and
banqueting space, the Grand Kawanua Convention Venue can cater to
Other hotel facilities at the hotel
include WiFi in all rooms and public areas, business centre with
full secretarial services, swimming pool, 18-hole golf course
and a children’s club for the younger guests.
Gerard Guillouet, Vice President for Accor Malaysia, Indonesia and
Singapore said, “Accor has been actively growing the
Novotel network around Indonesia for over a decade. The new
Novotel Manado will be an invaluable addition to Manado’s
tourism infrastructure. The combination of the Grand Kawanua
International City with Novotel Manado provides a convincing offer
to the international conference and conventions market.”
North Sulawesi, with Manado as the capital, is a
land of magnificent coral reefs protecting virgin white beaches
and mountains. Manado’s main attractions are off-shore: the
incredible coral reefs off nearby Bunaken Island, now a
protected Marine Park, offer some of the best diving and
snorkeling in the world.
With the opening
of Novotel Manado, Accor operates 15 Novotels throughout the
Indonesian Archipelago, 84 throughout Asia Pacific and over
400 around the world.
Novotel Manado like all Novotels
throughout Asia Pacific is working to achieve certification
under Green Globe Sustainable Tourism Certification by the end
of 2009. Green Globe is an international organisation that
provides certification for Sustainable Tourism, originally
established in 1992 by the World Tourism and Travel Council and
based on Agenda 21 (priorities of the 21st century for the
Novotel Manado is
celebrating its opening with a special opening rate of IDR
599,000 net per room night stay in a Superior Room valid from
May 15 – July 31, 2009.
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