ARCHIPELAGO INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS ENTICING FESTIVITIES IN WEST INDONESIA

21 June 2019

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Jakarta, June 2019Archipelago International, Indonesia's leading hotel management group, is welcoming June with a series of enticing promotions, specifically in West Indonesia. These are made to celebrate anniversaries of two big cities in West Indonesia, Palembang and Jakarta, as well as the anniversary of a big cultural festival in Jakarta. Here are some celebrations you would not want to miss:

  • Ennichisai 10th Anniversary

Ennichisai, also known as Little Tokyo, is the largest traditional Japanese Festival in Indonesia held each year at Blok M Square in South Jakarta. Returning for yet another year from 22nd - 23rd June 2019, a series of events will take place to commemorate the 10-year anniversary of Ennichisai, with this year’s “Danketsu” theme, which translates to mean “Unity”. To help celebrate this cultural festival, Archipelago International is offering special discounts of up to 30% on room bookings until 23rd June 2019. This offer is valid for the five hotels adjacent to the Blok M area; favehotel Melawai, Hotel NEO Melawai, Hotel NEO Tendean, NOMAD Hostel Kemang and Hotel NEO+ Kebayoran. Reservations can be made directly via the website: www.archipelagointernational.com/en/ennichisai-2019/

  • 1336th Anniversary of Palembang City

On June 17th, 2019, Palembang, the capital city of South Sumatra, will celebrate its 1336th birthday. To honor this annual celebration, various events will be held across the city by the local government:

  1. Bidar Prestasi Competition, a boat race holds at Ampera & Musi Bridge
  2. Sriwijaya Festival at Kuto Besak Fortress, showcasing cultural attractions from various regions in South Sumatra
  3. Palembang Expo will be attended by local and national government institutions and various companies with branches in Palembang
  4. Fashion Festival at Kuto Besak Fortress, featuring a variety of traditional Palembang clothes
  5. Palembang Nian Art Festival at the Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Museum will showcase all sorts of installations and exhibits related to Palembang's art and culture.

For those who want to experience Palembang’s 1336th birthday celebration, three Archipelago International hotels are located in Palembang just 30 minutes away from the location of each event: favehotel Palembang, HARPER Palembang, and ASTON Palembang Hotel & Conference Center. To honor the celebration, each hotel will also provide discounts of up to 20% on direct room bookings via the website until the 30th of June. Reservations can be made directly via the website: https://www.archipelagointernational.com/en/palembang-anniversary/

  • 492nd Anniversary of Jakarta, Indonesia Capital City 

Jakarta comes alive than ever before as it celebrates its 492nd anniversary on 22 June 2019 with a choice of interesting activities and attractions running around the city. To celebrate the festivities, Archipelago International arrange various activities and everyone is invited to join:

  1. The authentic taste of Betawi cuisine will be served during breakfast in Archipelago Jakarta hotels on 22 - 30 June 2019.
  2. A sequel to Jakarta Heritage Tour, this year Archipelago International collaborates again with Jakarta Good Guide to explore Kampung Betawi at Setu Babakan.
  3. The social media photo contest, inviting followers to show their action to make Jakarta better than before, or their version of Jakarta’s heroes, or to express what they love about Jakarta. Two lucky winners will win a total prize of up to IDR 2,000,000.

In addition to the celebration, Archipelago International is also offering special promotions across Archipelago hotels in Jakarta and Tangerang. Guests can enjoy discounts of up to 30% on room bookings until 30th June 2019. Reservations can be made directly via the website: https://www.archipelagointernational.com/en/jakartaanniv/

For more promotions, please visit archipelagointernational.com. For other special rates year-round, download the Archipelago Membership mobile app.

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About Archipelago International

Archipelago International operates Indonesia’s largest portfolio of over 140 hotels with a further 100 new properties under development across Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, the Caribbean, and Saudi Arabia. With over 18,000 rooms and 10 brands ranging from ultra-luxurious to select-service in more than 55 cities, brands include Aston, Alana, the Aston Heritage Collection, Huxley, Kamuela, Harper, Quest, Neo, favehotel and Nomad Hostels.

Ampera Bridge & Musi River    

 

Jakarta, June 2019Archipelago International, Indonesia's leading hotel management group, is welcoming June with a series of enticing promotions, specifically in West Indonesia. These are made to celebrate anniversaries of two big cities in West Indonesia, Palembang and Jakarta, as well as the anniversary of a big cultural festival in Jakarta. Here are some celebrations you would not want to miss:

  • Ennichisai 10th Anniversary

Ennichisai, also known as Little Tokyo, is the largest traditional Japanese Festival in Indonesia held each year at Blok M Square in South Jakarta. Returning for yet another year from 22nd - 23rd June 2019, a series of events will take place to commemorate the 10-year anniversary of Ennichisai, with this year’s “Danketsu” theme, which translates to mean “Unity”. To help celebrate this cultural festival, Archipelago International is offering special discounts of up to 30% on room bookings until 23rd June 2019. This offer is valid for the five hotels adjacent to the Blok M area; favehotel Melawai, Hotel NEO Melawai, Hotel NEO Tendean, NOMAD Hostel Kemang and Hotel NEO+ Kebayoran. Reservations can be made directly via the website: www.archipelagointernational.com/en/ennichisai-2019/

  • 1336th Anniversary of Palembang City

On June 17th, 2019, Palembang, the capital city of South Sumatra, will celebrate its 1336th birthday. To honor this annual celebration, various events will be held across the city by the local government:

  1. Bidar Prestasi Competition, a boat race holds at Ampera & Musi Bridge
  2. Sriwijaya Festival at Kuto Besak Fortress, showcasing cultural attractions from various regions in South Sumatra
  3. Palembang Expo will be attended by local and national government institutions and various companies with branches in Palembang
  4. Fashion Festival at Kuto Besak Fortress, featuring a variety of traditional Palembang clothes
  5. Palembang Nian Art Festival at the Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Museum will showcase all sorts of installations and exhibits related to Palembang's art and culture.

For those who want to experience Palembang’s 1336th birthday celebration, three Archipelago International hotels are located in Palembang just 30 minutes away from the location of each event: favehotel Palembang, HARPER Palembang, and ASTON Palembang Hotel & Conference Center. To honor the celebration, each hotel will also provide discounts of up to 20% on direct room bookings via the website until the 30th of June. Reservations can be made directly via the website: https://www.archipelagointernational.com/en/palembang-anniversary/

  • 492nd Anniversary of Jakarta, Indonesia Capital City 

Jakarta comes alive than ever before as it celebrates its 492nd anniversary on 22 June 2019 with a choice of interesting activities and attractions running around the city. To celebrate the festivities, Archipelago International arrange various activities and everyone is invited to join:

  1. The authentic taste of Betawi cuisine will be served during breakfast in Archipelago Jakarta hotels on 22 - 30 June 2019.
  2. A sequel to Jakarta Heritage Tour, this year Archipelago International collaborates again with Jakarta Good Guide to explore Kampung Betawi at Setu Babakan.
  3. The social media photo contest, inviting followers to show their action to make Jakarta better than before, or their version of Jakarta’s heroes, or to express what they love about Jakarta. Two lucky winners will win a total prize of up to IDR 2,000,000.

In addition to the celebration, Archipelago International is also offering special promotions across Archipelago hotels in Jakarta and Tangerang. Guests can enjoy discounts of up to 30% on room bookings until 30th June 2019. Reservations can be made directly via the website: https://www.archipelagointernational.com/en/jakartaanniv/

For more promotions, please visit archipelagointernational.com. For other special rates year-round, download the Archipelago Membership mobile app.

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About Archipelago International

Archipelago International operates Indonesia’s largest portfolio of over 140 hotels with a further 100 new properties under development across Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, the Caribbean, and Saudi Arabia. With over 18,000 rooms and 10 brands ranging from ultra-luxurious to select-service in more than 55 cities, brands include Aston, Alana, the Aston Heritage Collection, Huxley, Kamuela, Harper, Quest, Neo, favehotel and Nomad Hostels.