Meliá Makassar Opens in Indonesia

PALMA, MALLORCA, SPAIN—Meliá Hotels International has opened the Meliá Makassar, marking the sixth hotel operated by the brand in Indonesia. Another 10 hotels in the pipeline are in the process of opening as part of its expansion strategy in the Asia Pacific region.

Makassar is the capital of South Sulawesi province and the largest city on the island of Sulawesi, with a population of 1.5 million people and the dominant commercial center and transportation hub in eastern Indonesia. The hotel is located 25 minutes from Sultan Hassanuddin international airport and a short distance from the main shopping and business areas.

The property offers 135 newly built rooms equipped with a full range of facilities and the latest technology. Some of the rooms also include “The Level” service, which raises the quality of a hotel stay to the highest levels of demand, according to the brand. There are also meeting rooms, a pool, spa, restaurants and a rooftop bar.