Best Western has expanded its portfolio of
hotels in Indonesia with the opening of a hotel in Banjarmasin, the capital of South
Now open in the center of the emerging city,
Best Western Kindai Hotel is located close to local attractions,
offices and government buildings, and is just a 30-minute drive
from the city’s Syamsudin Noor International Airport.
The hotel has 106
air-conditioned rooms which feature flat-screen TVs, mini-bars, modern
bathrooms, complimentary Wi-Fi and room service.
Guests will be able to dine at a variety of restaurants, including
an all-day dining outlet that serves Indonesian, Asian
and international cuisines, as well as a Japanese restaurant
that is due to open 1 March 2018. There is also a rooftop Sky
Lounge which is an ideal place to unwind at the end of the day.
The hotel also has four
meeting rooms, a ballroom, swimming pool and fitness room.
“As the largest country
in Southeast Asia and one of the world’s most populous nations,
Indonesia is a key market for Best Western,” said Olivier Berrivin, Best Western Hotels & Resorts’ Managing Director of
International Operations - Asia. “Following recent hotel openings
in Jakarta and Bali, we are delighted to continue our nationwide
expansion by launching Best Western Kindai Hotel Banjarmasin and
entering one of Indonesia’s rapidly emerging regional hubs.”
Nicknamed the “River City”, Banjarmasin is a major commercial,
administrative and educational center in Kalimantan, the
Indonesian part of Borneo. Guests can explore attractions
including the floating market, Batik Village, Siring Martapura
River Park and the Martapura Diamond Market, one of Indonesia’s
most important centers for diamonds and precious stones, which is
just a short distance away.