Melia Hotels is one of the world’s respected hospitality brands originating from Spain. With over 370 hotels spread across 41 countries, it remains one of the world top hospitality brand. Recently the brand aims its eyes on one of the archipelago busiest business hub on the Eastern board of the country, Makassar. Located in South Sulawesi, the city is a major sea hub for trade in the archipelago, and it quickly grows to be one of the most coveted cities in the country, with its rich culture and diversity. It is also the fifth largest city in Indonesia with over 199,3 square-kilometers, it is the largest city in Sulawesi. Facing the Makassar Strait, as one of the country’s most important sea route, it is only fitting that the Melia brand’s presence is as important as other cities like Jakarta and Medan.
As a growing city that is slowly catching up with the modern progress and quickly becoming an important address and hub for the Eastern part of Indonesia, Makassar is an important city where the need of proper hospitality brand raising slowly. And although that demands for convenient address for MICE and leisure in the city rapidly becoming one of the most important in the country, Melia came forth to answer that demand with the grand opening of Melia Makassar, located in the heart of Makassar, overlooking the ocean set in the backdrop of romantic sunset and busy street-corners. A modern and stylish 4-star urban city hotel with 135 gracefully decorated rooms and suites, with restaurants, rooftop bar that is quickly becoming the hip address of the city, state of the art gym equipment and Alma Spa with 3 private treatment rooms, the hotel is located only a mere 25 minute drive from the airport and nestled in the city’s busy shopping centers and commercial business districts
The hotel is also pleased to announce to the city and travelers, its rooftop bar and cafe, The Society, with a sweeping 360-degree uninterrupted panoramic view of Makassar city. A specially crafted artisanal and heartfelt food from the chef will prove that the city has a new thing to offer when it comes to lifestyle and nightlife. Try out the hotel’s special beverages specially concocted by mixologists with an extensive international feel and taste. And if you feel like enjoying more of the brand’s culinary adventure, then the Merkado Restaurant will offer you exquisite local and international cuisine specially prepared by the brand’s professional and extensive culinary team. Enjoy the best of Makassar through a Melia experience!
Jl. A. Mappanyukki No. 17, Makassar 90125
Text : gs
Photos : Melia Makassar