Aston opens Bandung hotel and conference centre
Jakarta, 9th March 2010 - Aston International announced the Grand Opening of the groups third Hotel in Bandung - the 4 star Aston Primera Pasteur Hotel and Conference Center.
The Aston Primera Pasteur Hotel & Conference Center is set to become one of Bandung’s leading international 4 star properties and a major venue for regional MICE events. Located in the heart of Bandung on Jalan Pasteur the new hotel features several highlights such as a Grand Ballroom for up to 1500 guests, ultra modern meeting rooms with build in video recording devices and as a first in Indonesia, Internet Protocol Television in all of the hotels 204 guest rooms and suites.
Astons VP Sales and Marketing Mr. Norbert Vas said, “Bandung is a vibrant market where travelers have plenty of choices so we spared no effort to assure that the Aston Primera Pasteur appeals to meeting and conference organizers as well as the regional leisure market. The location by itself is ideal as it assures easy access from and to nearby Jakarta plus there is no other hotel in Bandung with such well designed and modern meeting facilities, car parking for more than 450 cars and a full range of gorgeous recreational facilities such as the attractive outdoor pool.
The grand opening ceremony was held on Friday, 5 March 2010 at the Hotel’s Grand Ballroom and presided by his Excellency the Indonesian Minister of Culture and Tourism Mr. Jero Wacik accompanied by Mr. Edhijanto Widjaja CEO from the owning company PT Wisma Resortama Propertindo and Mr. Charles Brookfield, President & CEO of Aston International.
About Aston International
Aston entered the Indonesian market in the late nineties and has an underlying portfolio consisting of 35 properties including hotels, condotels, resorts, serviced apartments and boutique villa resorts, of which 25 are operational and 10 under development due to open between now and 2011.
Aston properties currently operate under the 5 star Grand Aston, 4 star Aston, 3 star Aston City and 2 star fave Hotel brands but the company is also developing Luxury Villa resorts under the Royal Kamuela and Kamuela brands and 3 star hotels under the affordable lifestyle Quest Hotel label.
With a proven track record of success, Aston has a very definitive vision of the future – to be universally recognized as the preferred hospitality management company in Asia Pacific.