Swiss-Belhotel International has signed a
Memorandum of Understanding with PT Soma Jaya Sakti for the
development and management of Swiss-Belhotel in Karimun, an island
which is part of the Riau archipelago in Indonesia.
Due to open in 2019, the Swiss-Belhotel Karimun, Riau
134 rooms, a lounge, restaurant, meeting facilities, swimming pool, gym and spa.
Affluent and increasingly
popular, Karimun is a free trade zone located to the southwest of
Singapore. The island is only 90 minutes from Singapore and 60
minutes from Batam, accessible by frequent ferry services.
Mr. Gavin M. Faull, Swiss-Belhotel International
Chairman and President, said, “Karimun is fast becoming an
important industrial and tourism region so it’s important to
provide visitors to the island with quality facilities and
services. Easy access from Singapore and Batam means more and more
visitors are arriving on the island for trade, investment and
tourism. Swiss-Belhotel International is proud to be managing this
exciting new development. We are confident that its will quickly
become a success story in this region.”