Aston Opens favehotel In Yogyakarta

Aston Opens favehotel In Yogyakarta

24 August 2012


Jakarta, August 24th, 2012 – Aston International recently opened its first trendy select service favehotel in Yogyakarta by Mr. Tazbir Abdullah - Head of Yogyakarta Tourism Department, the favehotel Kusumanegara - Yogyakarta.

The new “fave” enjoys one of the best locations in Yogyakarta and is no more than 5 minutes from Fort Vredeburg and the Yogya Expo Center making it equally interesting for tourists and business travelers..

With 101 fun, fresh and friendly rooms, Yogyakarta’s first fave aims to bring edgy design and unprecedented levels of service to the city’s budget hotel market and affords facilities and amenities usually associated with more costly hotels such as an attractive and contemporary hotel lobby, a stylish meeting rooms and an eclectic café.

Guest rooms are equipped with 26 inch LCD televisions, top of the line beds with quality cotton bed linens and duvets, free and “truly” high speed Wi-Fi and a complete set of complimentary in room amenities such as fluffy cotton towels, bathroom amenities, individual controlled air-conditioning and save deposit boxes.
Aston Internationals Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Mr. Norbert Vas, said: “Fuelled by Indonesia’s growing middle class and changing customer demographics demand for quality budget accommodations in Central Java is on the raise. Our 200 plus rooms fave in Solo for example, which opened only a few months ago, is now very well established and enjoys an almost cult status with young travelers. We are confident that the favehotel Kusumanegara, with its fave trademark design and service, will be equally well received”.

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Seen in the image, rice cone cutting by Mr. Tazbir Abdullah - Head of Yogyakarta Tourism Department as an official sign of favehotel Kusumanegara’s opening witnessed by (right to left) Mr. Wawan Eza Sukmawan  - General Manager of favehotel Kusumanegara, Mr. Winston Hanes – Regional General Manager of Aston International and Mrs. Evi Yuliastuti – Owner of favehotel Kusumanegara.

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Seen in the image, ribbon cutting by Mrs. Evi Yuliastuti – Owner of favehotel Kusumanegara accompanied by (left to right) Mr. Winston Hanes – Regional General Manager of Aston International, Mr. Tazbir Abdullah – Head of Yogyakarta Tourism Department and Mr. Wawan Eza Sukmawan – General Manager favehotel Kusumanegara (far right).

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Room image of favehotel Kusumanegara - Yogyakarta

About favehotel

favehotel is a new select service hotel brand established by Aston International, Indonesia’s largest Hotel Group, aiming to offer inexpensive, fresh, attractive and contemporary hotels to smart budget minded travelers.

Since its inception in July 2009 favehotels have been in the forefront of the budget hotel sector redefining the industry’s standards for select service hotels through imaginative design, mid market features such as high quality beddings, complimentary high speed internet access and LCD televisions and have received accolades for their user friendly website offering instant easy bookings and best rate guarantees for internet savvy customers.

favehotels currently operates 8 hotels in Jakarta, Bali, Bandung, Solo, Surabaya and Langkawi and has a large development pipeline in Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines. favehotels aims to become Indonesia’s best in class and most consistent budget hotel chain promising uncompromising standards for cleanliness and safety and a network covering the entire archipelago. The group has announced plans to open close to 20 new hotels this year covering destinations such as Bali (5), Balikpapan, Bandung-Braga, Bogor, Jakarta (4), Pekanbaru, Serpong (2) and Yogyakarta.

About Aston International

Aston International entered Southeast Asia in years ago and has since become a prominent international player in the Indonesian hotel market, with offices in Bali, Jakarta, Surabaya and Yogyakarta. Aston properties currently operate in Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines under the five-star Grand Aston and Crimson, deluxe villa Royal Kamuela and Kamuela, four-star Aston, three star Aston City and Quest, boutique budget class Neo hotels and select service favehotel labels.

For further information and images please contact:
Febry M. Anindita (Dita)
Corporate Marketing Communications Manager
Archipelago International
Managing – Aston, Alana, Kamuela, Quest, Neo, Fave
Wisma Staco 3rd Floor, Suite 100, Jl. Casablanca Kav. 18, Jakarta 12870, Indonesia
t: 62-21 831 8800 f: 62-21 831 7180
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