Archipelago International Announces the Groundbreaking of Its First Hotel in Sorong, West Papua

Archipelago International Announces the Groundbreaking of Its First Hotel in Sorong, West Papua

29 August 2016

favehotel Sorong

Indonesia, August 2016 – Archipelago International and PT. Bintang Papua Hotelindo announced the groundbreaking of Papua’s fourth Archipelago International-branded hotel, the favehotel Sorong – Papua Barat on July 26th, 2016.

The favehotel Sorong – Papua Barat is conceptualized to support the development in Sorong by providing a new and imaginative select service hotel for smart business and leisure travelers who appreciate style, functionallity and good value. The future favehotel Sorong – Papua Barat will feature 75 pragmatical guestrooms which consists of 40 twin-bedded rooms and 35 double-bedded room. This hotel will be furnished with 2 meeting rooms and completed with a dining facility.

Sorong is Papua’s second-biggest city. It is a busy port and base for oil and logging operations in the region, and the gateway to Raja Ampat Islands. The hotel will be strategically located in the heart of the city and within a kilometer of Domine Eduard Osok Airport.

“favehotel Sorong with its great location just outside the airport will be a huge success, if you are coming for business or for leisure the hotel will provide you the great sleep experience of a favehotel at a budget price. If you are transiting from a trip to Raja Ampat or other holiday destination or visiting the city on business this is the place you will want to stay,” says Winston Hanes, Director of Operations of Archipelago International.

favehotel, the popular hotel brand under Archipelago International has more than 46 locations throughout Indonesia and Malaysia with another 40 hotels opening within the coming year at major cities across Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines.

About Archipelago International
Archipelago International is Indonesia's largest hotel management chain with a portfolio of over 120 hotels and 15,000 rooms. It also continues to have the fastest growing brands with over 100 properties in the pipeline across Indonesia, the Philippines, and Malaysia. Their 7 core brands include favehotel, NEO, Quest, Harper, Aston, Alana and Kamuela, ranging from ultra-luxurious villas to select-service, economy-class hotels to serviced-apartment residences.

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