DoubleTree by Hilton Launches in Indonesia
Tuesday May 6th, 2014 - 10:37AM PB
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JAKARTA, INDONESIA—Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton recently opened DoubleTree by Hilton Jakarta – Diponegoro, the first DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Indonesia.
Conveniently located in Jakarta city, the new-build, upscale 253-room hotel opens with three dining outlets, including one modern all-day dining restaurant, as well as an outdoor pool, a kids’ pool, seven meetings and events rooms, and 24-hour business and fitness centers.
The hotel is 4.2 kilometers away from the Central Business District, near multinational companies, embassies, government offices as well as the city center's popular shopping, dining and entertainment landmarks such as Plaza Indonesia and Grand Indonesia.
Spanning more than 1,400 square meters of meeting and banquet spaces, DoubleTree by Hilton Jakarta – Diponegoro offers seven function rooms, which can cater to a variety of meetings and events including a standing reception of up to 800 persons in the hotel’s Makara Ballroom.
The large, flexible Makara ballroom is pillar-less and features an eight-meter high ceiling. Other features to the meeting facility include a dedicated porte-cochere and a naturally-lit foyer that leads to the outdoor garden.
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