Swiss-Belhotel Cendrawasih Opens in Biak, Papua

Guestroom at the Swiss-Belhotel Cendrawasih in Biak, Papua
Guestroom at the Swiss-Belhotel Cendrawasih in Biak, Papua

Swiss-Belhotel International announced the opening of Swiss-Belhotel Cendrawasih in Biak, Papua. This is the International chain’s first 4-star hotel on the island that opened its door on October 1st, 2021.

The hotel is located on Jl. Imam Bonjol No. 46, Biak, adjacent to Hadi supermarket and department store – the largest shopping center on the island. It is a downtown accommodation, near essential transportation options, such as Frans Kaisipo International Airport (less than 4km away) and Biak seaport (less than 2km away). The hotel provides convenience to leisure travelers who love staying close to the city center, local attractions, shopping, and tourism spots, as well as easy access to the business and government districts for business travelers.

Emmanuel Guillard, Swiss-Belhotel International Senior Vice President of Operations and Development for Indonesia, said, “Swiss-Belhotel International is proud to be the appointed operator for the first international hotel in Biak Island, Papua. We operate 74 hotels in Indonesia, and this hotel is our 5th hotel in the Papua region after Jayapura, Manokwari, Merauke, and Sorong. This new addition will strengthen our existence in East Indonesia and our overall portfolio in the country. Swiss-Belhotel Cendrawasih is all set to provide international quality services and facilities that will exceed guest expectations.”

Gavin M. Faull, Swiss-Belhotel International Chairman, and President also commented, “Swiss-Belhotel International recognizes the potential of Indonesia and we are excited to have a strong presence in Papua with the opening of Swiss-Belhotel Cendrawasih, Biak. This hotel promises to be instrumental in enhancing the city to become a popular destination in Papua”.

This affordable Swiss-Belhotel Cendrawasih Biak offers exceptional service and friendly staff. It features 102 comfortable rooms with the charm of local heritage combined with personalized amenities and modern facilities, including the all-day dining Swiss-Café™ restaurant, seven meeting rooms for up to 200 guests, and a ballroom that can accommodate up to 800 guests, a swimming pool, gym, and massage.