Meliá Hotels International Adds Property in Indonesia

MAJORCA, SPAIN—Meliá Hotels International has signed the Melia Bintan, its 15th hotel in Indonesia and second on the island of Bintan, following the announcement of Gran Meliá Bintan. Meliá Bintan is owned by Kurnia Land.

“This new project is an exciting addition to our resort portfolio in Indonesia, where we’ve had over 30 years of experience,” said Bernardo Cabot, SVP, Asia-Pacific, Meliá Hotels International. “Our momentum continues to be fueled by strong demand for our exceptional guest accommodations and service. Meliá Bintan will provide discerning travelers a gateway to the one of the world’s newest meccas for luxury travel.”

Bintan, the largest island in the Riau archipelago, features 23,000 hectares coastline facing the South China Sea. Singapore and Malaysia are accessible via ferry, and the island will soon be reached by plane due the addition of a new international airport. 

The property is located in a privileged coastal enclave, with 280 rooms and villas. Managed under the Meliá Hotels & Resorts brand, the hotel will have amenities such as the Yhi Spa; the Level lounge and suites; two beachfront restaurants; a swimming pool with water attractions; a fitness center; and large-scale convention center.