Country snapshot: Indonesia’s hotel supply grows by 120 establishments [Infographic]
A glance at the TOPHOTELPROJECTS construction database reveals that many new hotel projects in Indonesia are concentrated around Jakarta and Bali.
Over the next few years, the Indonesian hotel scene is expected to grow by 120 hotel programs and 21,847 rooms, according to our research. We take a closer look at the markets that will see the strongest growth and select some of the most anticipated developments.
Hotel openings in Indonesia by year
In the little that remains of 2021, 25 impressive hotels with 3,910 rooms are expected to be operational in this sprawling archipelago. Next year, 21 openings will bring 3,173 additional keys, while things will calm down a bit in 2023, with only 13 launches and 2,394 new rooms currently in the pipeline. However, for 2024 and beyond, 61 other programs and 12,370 keys have already been aligned.
Of the 120 new Indonesian hotels, the vast majority (75) will be in the four-star segment, with the remainder (45) falling into the five-star category.
Fastest Growing Hotel Markets in Indonesia
The capital Jakarta will experience greater growth than any other market, with 24 hotels and 4,453 rooms slated to open in the coming years. Bali, its closest challenger, will expand its offering to 21 properties and 3,700 keys.
Elsewhere, Bandung, the country’s technology hub, will get six additional hotels with 978 rooms. And four projects are expected to be completed in both the port city of Surabaya and the island of Bintan, bringing in 975 and 810 keys respectively.
Major hotel brands are expanding in Indonesia
The Ascott’s Harris Hotels is by far the fastest growing hotel brand in the country – with 21 projects and 3,818 rooms in the pipeline.
This stunning performance places the prolific flag well ahead of its closest rivals, Aston and Swiss-Belhotel International Hotels & Resorts. Both will open six properties each, adding 1,077 keys to the first ranks and 971 to the second.
Two stunning new hotels to watch in Indonesia
Due to launch in the third quarter of 2023, the luxury Waldorf Astoria Jakarta has been promising to be one of Southeast Asia’s biggest openings for years. Part of a 74-story mixed-use development, it will certainly be a striking addition to the city’s skyline, showcasing the awe-inspiring architecture of Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates. The hotel itself will offer 182 exquisite rooms and suites with stunning views, as well as a range of leisure, dining, wellness and MICE facilities.
Further east on the island of Java, Meliá Adhiwangsa Surabaya is currently in the planning phase. While an opening date has yet to be confirmed, we already know that the 300-key hotel will fit into a major leisure development that includes a shopping center and golf course, both already open to the public. public. The project’s on-site facilities, owned by Bukit Darmo Property Group and operated by Sol Meliá under a management agreement, will include a spa, swimming pool, children’s area and two restaurants.