ARTOTEL Group together with Rasanto Group expanding its business in Hospitality industry to Yogyakarta, by the inauguration of ARTOTEL Yogyakarta on December 7th 2017.
Located in Kaliurang Street KM 5.6 No. 14, Caturtunggal, Sleman, ARTOTEL Yogyakarta comes as a new hotel with modern architecture with touch of local culture. ARTOTEL’s unique persona as a art inspired design hotel and its unique facility of its exterior and interior, offering something new for Yogyakarta, a Brass Siding as a straircase substitute from 2nd floor to 1st floor. This slider made with sturdy brass equipped with thin matrass.
Inspired by one of Yogyakarta’s local culture, weaving, with its strong philosophy and sturdiness of the weaving technique, ARTOTEL Yogyakarta wields this technique in its design concept “Weaving in Harmony”. It can be seen from ARTOTEL Yogyakarta’s building façade that covered with synthetic weaving, to its interior in public space or inside the rooms.
Comes with 105 rooms with various size of 23 sqm, 25 sqm, and 41 sqm, ARTOTEL Yogyakarta offers artistically room with 43-inch TV, Safe Deposit Box, Dolce Gusto coffee maker, Mini Bar, and Wi-Fi connection. The guests will be pleased with spectacular view of Merapi Mountain, Yogyakarta city overview and Kaliurang Street city. ARTOTEL Yogyakarta has 24 hours receptionist, ROCA restaurant and bar which served Indonesian and Western cuisine, 4 meeting rooms (MEETSPACE) with capacity up to 120 person, swimming pool in Mezanine floor next to ROCA, and BART, a rooftop bar which will be opened by end of 2018. Fast wi-fi is also available throughout the hotel for free.
Like other ARTOTEL properties, ARTOTEL Yogyakarta is supported by local contemporary artists where the hotel is located. ARTOTEL Yogyakarta is collaborating with 6 local contemporary artists to create artistic elements in its rooms and facilities. Artists’ scouting and artwork selections is done by ARTOTEL Project Series (APS) team, an art divion of ARTOTEL Group and curated by Heri Pemad, a well-known curator from Yogyakarta who also founder of ART JOG, a prestigious annual art exhibition in Yogyakarta.
Erastus Radjimin, CEO of ARTOTEL Group said: “We are very grateful that Rasanto Group has entrusted its hotel to be managed by ARTOTEL Group under brand of ARTOTEL. ARTOTEL presents in Yogyakarta has been an honor as an art inspired design hotel, ARTOTEL at this moment be at one of the center of Indonesian art and creativity center where the bond of community and local tradition are cultured. I hope ARTOTEL Yogyakarta can be a vessel for Yogyakarta’s emerging artists to explore and develop their art.‘’
Handoko Wignjowargo, Director of Rasanto Group in Hospitality industry and also CEO of PT Amara Primadua said, “ARTOTEL Yogyakarta will bring new ambiance in Jogja’s hotel industry. Hopefully ARTOTEL Yogyakarta’s will bring merit for not only the shareholder but also their stakeholder: guest, employees, local neighborhood, and Government of Special Region of Yogyakarta.”
Moreover Kevin, Business Development Manager of Rasanto Group, “We are ready to compete for Yogyakarta’s hotel market share. In the same time, we are ready to work with other parties to expanding current market. The principle is Coopetition, Cooperation for market expanding and Competition to share the expanded market.”