Starwood have revealed plans to open W Jakarta in 2015, marking the debut of W Hotels Worldwide in Jakarta and its second hotel in Indonesia after opening W Retreat & Spa Bali - Seminyak in 2011.
Located as part of super-block, Ciputra World Jakarta 2 (CWJ 2), in the heart of Jakarta’s Central Business District, W Jakarta will feature 300 guestrooms.
“Following the opening of W Bali, the expansion into Jakarta is another milestone in bringing the W brand to the world’s most exciting and vibrant cities and resort destinations,” said Eva Ziegler, Global Brand Leader, W Hotels Worldwide and Le Méridien.
“W Jakarta will offer escape, extravaganza and innovative design in the heart of one of the city’s most vibrant districts, redefining the contemporary lifestyle and bringing a completely new and distinctive experience to the hotel market in Jakarta.”
Founded in 1998 in New York City, W Hotels continues to transform into a global powerhouse. When it opens in 2015, W Jakarta is slated to become the W brand’s twelfth property in the Asia Pacific region, following the 2014 openings of W Beijing and W Shanghai. With more than 13 years of proven success, W Hotels is on track to reach 60 hotels by the end of 2015 in vibrant destinations around the world, from Paris to Bangkok, Singapore to Mumbai, and Milan to Verbier, Switzerland.