Aston will open a new 4 Star Hotel and Conference Center in Palembang, Sumatra

JAKARTA – Aston International announced that the group will open a new international 4 star Hotel and Conference Center in Palembang, just on time for the 2011 SEA Games.

The Aston Palembang Hotel & Conference Center is set to open in summer of this year and will be half way between Palembang’s airport and the Central Business District on Jalan Basuki Rahmat serving Palembang’s growing business travel and conference market as well as domestic leisure travelers from the surrounding areas. The hotel will features 147 elegant, modern and functional guest rooms and suites and feature extensive meeting facilities such as a large ballroom with a capacity of up to 600 guests and several auxiliary meeting rooms.

With its classic sophistication and contemporary chic design, wide range of facilities and privileged location, the Aston Paleambang Hotel & Conference Center will fill an increasing need for quality accommodation and professional meeting facilities in Sumatra and open just in time for the 2011 South East Asia Games which are being held in Palembang this coming November.

Norbert Vas, VP Sales & Marketing Aston International commented: “This newest Aston Hotel & Conference Center fits perfectly into our goal of becoming Indonesia’s leading hotel group for meetings and conferences by developing mid seized international standard 4 star hotels with sophisticated meeting facilities throughout several Indonesian provincial capitals and secondary cities. In the past 15 months we opened similar properties in Pontianak, Serpong, Bogor, Bandung , Jayapura and most recently in Banka and have further Aston Hotels & Conference Centers under construction in Solo, Purwokerto , Jambi, Makassar and Banjarmasin.”