FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Swiss-Belhotel International has announced the opening of Swiss-Belhotel Harbour Bay, Batam on 19 January 2013. This 4-star international business hotel offers an array of international standard services and facilities for business, MICE and leisure travellers to Batam.
The opening ceremony was held at the hotel's lobby and was attended by Swiss-Belhotel International Chairman and President Mr. Gavin M. Faull, Senior Vice President Operations and Development for Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam, Mr. Emmanuel Guillard, President Director of PT. Hotel Citra Batam Investama, Mr. Jimmi Ho, also Director and Commissioner of PT. Hotel Citra Batam Investama, Mr. Tommy Ho and Mr. Hartono. Local government officials, corporate representatives, travel agents, invited guests and journalists also attended the event.
“Swiss-Belhotel International welcomes Swiss-Belhotel Harbour Bay to our worldwide portfolio and we are proud to have been appointed to manage this impressive hotel as our third property in Batam. Batam is a potential destination for business and leisure travellers. It is the perfect time to be present in this location and a host to many business and tourism activities in the region. The passion and professionalism of our management team and staff will ensure that this outstanding hotel is a credit to both its owners and to Swiss-Belhotel International,” commented Swiss-Belhotel International Chairman and President Mr. Gavin M. Faull during the opening ceremony.
Swiss-Belhotel International currently has a worldwide portfolio of more than 110 hotels, resorts and projects ranging from 2-star to 5-star classifications. Swiss-Belhotel International has built a strong presence in Indonesia and remains firmly committed to expanding the Group's Indonesian portfolio of 30 operating hotels and 57 project developments throughout the archipelago.
About Swiss-Belhotel Harbour Bay
Swiss-Belhotel Harbour Bay is a 4-star international hotel which provides a high quality standard of services and facilities. The 180 guestroom hotel is ideally located in the central business and commercial district, only 30 minutes from Hang Nadim International Airport and 30 minutes to Singapore by high speed ferry from Harbour Bay Ferry Terminal, which is adjacent to the hotel. As the ultimate combination of hotel, mall and trade centre, Swiss-Belhotel Harbour Bay allows easy access to a variety of entertainment and leisure activities, and many dining options.
Swiss-Belhotel Harbour Bay provides a comprehensive array of accommodation and meeting facilities to ensure a truly welcoming and convenient feeling for business and leisure travellers alike. Four meeting rooms and two ballrooms with a capacity for up to 3,000 guests are available for business and private functions in Batam. The hotel also provide array of guest services and facilities, including Business Centre, Swiss-Café, The Lounge and Bar, Chinese Restaurant, Swiss Deli, Fitness Centre, Spa and Massage. For business and leisure travellers to Batam, Swiss-Belhotel Harbour Bay is the ideal place to stay.
About Swiss-Belhotel International
Swiss-Belhotel International is a rapidly expanding international hospitality management group with a portfolio of more than 110 hotels, resorts and projects globally. Swiss-Belhotel International manages properties in the Asia-Pacific and the Middle East, including CHINA • VIETNAM • PHILIPPINES • MALAYSIA • INDONESIA • AUSTRALIA • IRAQ • KUWAIT • OMAN • QATAR • SAUDI ARABIA • UNITED ARAB EMIRATES. Founded in 1987 with the Group Head Office in Hong Kong, Swiss-Belhotel International has Regional Offices and Sales & Marketing Offices in Hong Kong • Shanghai • Hanoi • Jakarta • Sydney • Auckland • Dubai. Swiss-Belhotel International has been awarded Indonesia's Leading Global Hotel Chain for three consecutive years and Most Favourite 4-Star Hotel. The Group’s rapid expansion will see substantial growth in Southeast Asia and the Middle East, as well as a focus on growth in China. For more information, please refer to the Group website, www.swiss-belhotel.com.
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