Aloft Hotels, Marriott International’s brand for tech-savvy travelers and music fanatics, today announced the opening of Aloft Jakarta TB Simatupang, the second Aloft hotel to open in the capital. The hotel embodies the brand’s new tech-forward, future-proofed design philosophy through its urban-inspired designs and free-flowing open spaces imbued with minimalistic, wooden, and metal elements.
“We are thrilled to continue to grow our presence in Indonesia with the opening of the city’s second Aloft Hotel,” said Rajeev Menon, President, Asia Pacific (excluding China), Marriott International. The new Aloft Jakarta TB Simatupang is the newest destination for locals and travelers alike to enjoy the capital’s vibrant social scene through the hotel’s bold design and live music programming.”
Located in one of the country’s fastest-growing metropolitan areas, Aloft Jakarta TB Simatupang features 170 loft-inspired guest rooms boasting airy nine-foot ceilings, plush platform beds and modern bathrooms completed with walk-in rainfall shower and custom amenities. Each room is equipped with complimentary Wi-Fi, 49-inch LCD TVs, speakers and mobile key access, which allows guests to go keyless and use their smartphones or Apple Watch to lock or unlock their rooms.
“In today’s challenging business climate, we are excited to open the doors and welcome guests to the millennial-focused Aloft TB Simatupang. With an indication that millennials will be the first to lead the way in traveling again, the opening of Aloft Simatupang is an ideal addition to Jakarta’s vibrant and diverse melting pot of culture,” said Ramesh Jackson, Market Vice President for Indonesia, Marriott International.
Aloft Jakarta TB Simatupang is home to various social spaces. The lively lobby area is adjacent to the Re:mix℠ lounge, where travelers can mix and mingle throughout the day. The lounge features a selection of Niio Art – digitalized “moving” art collection that is curated by some of the world’s leading artists and galleries, displayed on an 86’’ smart LED TV. The collection includes ‘geist.xyz’ by ZEITGUISED, ‘No Longer Dead’ by Jonathan Monaghan, and ‘Cezanne Unfixed’ by Joe Hamilton.
The brand’s signature W XYZ® bar serves up cocktails and light bites for travelers to enjoy over live music as part of the brand’s signature Live At Aloft music program showcasing performances by local emerging artists.
Aloft Simatupang also offers a variety of dining options. The hotel’s signature all-day-dining restaurant, Fraya, offers an extensive breakfast buffet, and a la carte lunch and dinner options. Travelers can also choose to turn it up a notch at Southside Rooftop Bar and Lounge which serves a selection of locally inspired light bites and revitalizing cocktails, or wallow in the hotel’s rooftop Splash pool, both offering a one-of-a-kind view of South Jakarta’s captivating cityscape.
Additional facilities include a 24/7 Re:charge℠ fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment. Families can be sure their little ones are entertained throughout their stay with Camp Aloft, a kid’s program that offers adventurous, fun, and educational activities to keep the little lads busy.
Aloft Simatupang also features eight Tactic tech-advanced meeting rooms, which can accommodate between 10 to 40 standing guests, each equipped with AV equipment and complimentary Wi-Fi. Space, the hotel’s spacious ballroom is ideal to host a range of business and social events.
Located just 45 minutes from Jakarta Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, the hotel is centered in one of the city’s fastest-growing and elite areas and is in close proximity to various entertainment and dining options. Famous attractions include Pondok Indah Mall, Pondok Indah Golf Course, Ragunan Zoo, M Bloc Space, Kemang Street and Kemang Village.
“We are excited to turn up the volume in South Jakarta, bringing the brand’s different by design approach with very distinct hospitality experience to the neighborhood. Aside from being home to many multi-national companies’ representatives, this particular area is a vibrant lifestyle destination, filled with out-of-work hang out spots. We’ll be the place for self-expressing guests who aim for big things in life without losing their unique characteristics,” said Joan Mamahit, General Manager of Aloft Jakarta TB Simatupang.
For more information about Aloft Jakarta TB Simatupang, and special opening rates please visit www.aloftjakartatbsimatupang.com