Here, in a tranquil retreat, guests can get in touch with Indonesians and their very special way of life. The contemporary hotel offers its guests immaculate, abstract interior design The name of the hotel comes from the Sanskrit for surprise, which neatly reflects its refreshing character and reaction of its guests. This concept of peace and energy sets the trend for life in the city. In January 2002 it was chosen to feature on the cover of the magazine ""USA Interior Design"" and in September 2004 it was selected by ""Hip Orient"". The hotel comprises 246 rooms and suites, an entrance hall, air conditioning, conference services and a WLAN access point. Guests may also take advantage of the restaurant and bar, as well as the on-site hairdresser.
The hotel is located in a central position in Jakarta, in the heart of old Batavia or the Kota region. From here guests have a view over the national presidential palace and the National Museum (Monas). The city's business districts (Thamrin and Sudirman) and Indonesia's biggest trade centre are just 4 km away. The hotel is 20 km from the international airport at Soekarno-Hatta.
All rooms and suites are designed in modern architectural style with elegant simplicity. They each contain an en suite bathroom, parquet flooring and a hire safe. In addition to this, high-speed Internet access, a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV and a minibar come as standard, and rooms give guests a breathtaking view over Jakarta. The hotel also offers 44 executive and 103 deluxe rooms (30 mē), with a view of the presidential palace, the government buildings and the historic sights of Jakarta. Furthermore, the hotel has 12 executive suites and 16 club suites (53 mē) with a separate lounge and Internet service. There are also 2 superb top-of-the-range suites (83 mē) with a separate lounge, Internet service, a kitchenette and a large shower for 2 people in a glass en suite bathroom. Coming soon are 19 executive ladies' suites on the 15th floor.
The hotel offers a pool in the outside area as well as a poolside snack bar. Guests can also make use of the fitness studio and various spa facilities (for a fee).
All major credit cards, such as American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA, are accepted as methods of payment.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV