Ascott has secured a contract to manage its
second Citadines-branded serviced residence in Indonesia.
named Citadines Jakarta Rasuna, the new serviced residence will
reinforce Ascott’s position as one of the largest international
serviced residence owner-operators in Indonesia with over 1,600
apartment units in eight properties in Jakarta and Surabaya.
Citadines Jakarta Rasuna is expected to be
completed in 2011 while the first Citadines property in Indonesia,
Citadines Jakarta Quartier, will open in the second half of 2010.
Citadines Jakarta Rasuna
will be situated along the main arterial roads of Jakarta city
centre with several restaurants, supermarkets and shopping centres
peppered throughout the area. The Kuningan Stadium and the Gran
Kuningan Driving Range are just across the road and several
embassies are also within walking distance from the property.
Part of a stylish 30-storey urban development known as The H Tower
that also comprises offices, specialist clinics and premier
medical care facilities, residents of Citadines Jakarta Rasuna
will enjoy the privacy and comfort of home as the serviced
residence will maintain its own distinct lobby and facilities.
The new development will also be an extension of the existing
Rumah Sakit Metropolitan Medical Center. With several commercial
buildings in the area such as the Bakrie Tower and Setiabudi One
Building, the new Citadines Jakarta Rasuna is poised to not only
ride on the burgeoning trend of medical tourism but also cater to
the needs of business travellers, expatriates and visitors in the
When completed in 2011,
the 135-unit Citadines Jakarta Rasuna will offer a range of
studio, one to three-bedroom stylish apartments. Whether it is
working out at the gymnasium or enjoying a leisurely swim in the
pool, residents can feel right at home with a host of modern
facilities that will be available at Citadines Jakarta Rasuna.
Mr Alfred Ong, Ascott’s Managing Director for Southeast Asia and
Australia said, “There’s a strong growth potential for Ascott in
Indonesia as more travellers are choosing serviced residences over
other accommodation options. Our properties are also performing
well with an average occupancy of about 80%. With Citadines
Jakarta Rasuna and Citadines Jakarta Quartier, we will be able to
cater to the growing segment of savvy travellers who want the
flexibility to choose the services they desire to create their
unique stay experience. Travellers to Indonesia will now have a
wider choice and be able to enjoy the quality hospitality they
have come to know of our three brands – Ascott, Somerset and
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