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Jakarta, Samali Hotels & Resorts is pleased to announce one of its most exciting openings in recent years, the Allium Cepu Hotel in Central Java. The Allium Hotel brand is part of the Upscale Hotel Collection (4 star hotels). Allium Cepu Hotel officially becomes the 4th hotel owned and managed by Samali Hotels & Resorts. The hotel chain has been adding color to the hospitality industry in Indonesia for the past 5 years. Other hotels now in operation includes Hotel Ammi Cepu, Allium Batam Hotel and Allium Tangerang Hotel.

Fiskarani Sugandi, Corporate Director of Sales & Marketing: With the opening of Hotel Ammi Cepu in 2014 and Allium Cepu Hotel in 2016, Samali Hotels & Resorts has become a part of the business and economic development in the area and simultaneously add to the hotel’s portfolio. The launch of the hotels under Samali Hotels & Resorts is built in support of the government’s program to develop the oil & gas industry in Cepu. In the future Samali Hotels & Resorts will open more hotels in Jakarta, Yogyakarta, Surabaya and several other cities in Indonesia.

Allium Cepu Hotel is thoughtfully designed with a touch of the colonial era at its exterior and interior with 54 spacious rooms, starting from 28 sqm with 3 room types: 36 Deluxe Rooms, 12 Executive Rooms and 6 Allium Suites at 58 sqm, supported with modern facilities and a Ballroom which can accommodate up to 1000 persons created specifically to accommodate any needs for meetings and events.

Currently the chain is building Arum Cepu Hotel (3 star hotel) next to the Allium Cepu Hotel (4 star hotel). The series will complete all 5, 4 and 3 stars owned and managed by Samali in the district.

To celebrate its opening, Allium Cepu Hotel offers special promotional rate until October 2016 starting from IDR 450.000 net/night, including breakfast for 2 (two) persons.

For more information, please contact Allium Cepu Hotel on Jalan By Pass (Pramuka) 58311 Cepu, Central Java, Indonesia.  t +62 296 426 9494 f +62 296 426 9495 e


Recognised as a Top Performing Hotel as Reviewed by Travellers on the World’s Largest Travel Site

Jakarta, Indonesia – 20 May 2015 Allium Tangerang Hotel today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given to establishments that consistently achieve positive reviews on TripAdvisor.

When selecting Certificate of Excellence winners, a business must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, have a minimum number of reviews and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months.

“Winning the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence is a pride for the entire team at Allium Tangerang Hotel and we’d like to thank all of our guests who took the time to complete a review on TripAdvisor,” said Pria Kunta Biswara, General Manager. “There is no greater seal of approval than being recognised by one’s guests. With the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence based on customer reviews, gives us the confidence for our continued commitment to excellence.”

"TripAdvisor is pleased to honor exceptional hospitality businesses that have received consistent praise and recognition by travellers on the site,” said Marc Charron President, TripAdvisor for Business. “By putting a spotlight on businesses that are focused on delivering great service to customers, TripAdvisor not only helps drive increasing hospitality standards around the world, it also gives businesses both large and small the ability to shine and stand out from the competition.”


In order to foster our commitment towards the local community and enhance the social, environmental and health performance in specific areas where our hotels are situated, each Samali Hotels was given a task to select a public area/facility in their vicinity that they consider needed improvement or care. To succeed in their project, each hotel must receive support from the local community, organizations and government as it is intended to be an annual project.

The first Harmony Care program was conducted on Saturday, March 14th, 2015 where all three Samali Hotels led a simultaneous event with focus on the local environment, at the same day and same time in three different cities.

In Cepu, Blora, Hotel Ammi initiated the “Cepu Cleaning Day” where they worked around the Taman Seribu Lampu area, a famous local landmark. Approximately one hundred people including the local community, organizations and government cleaned the area, repainted the sidewalks and pillars, replaced broken lamps and plant pots, and placed new trash bins.

While in Batam, around sixty people from the Allium Hotel team together with the local army cleaned and repainted the sidewalks across and along the streets around the hotel’s vicinity as well as attended to the plants on the sidewalks. In Tangerang, Allium Hotel worked at the Panglima Sudirman statue park area where the hotel staff and public cleaning service cleaned, soiled and planted new flowers. 

The next Harmony Care program is planed to be held in July 2015 during Ramadan with theme Donating to Charities.


Samali announces the ownership and management of the 17-story, 211-room Allium Batam Hotel (previously Panorama Regency Hotel, Batam) in December 2014. The 4 star hotel is located in one of the liveliest parts of the city, Nagoya, just a few steps away from Batam’s business and shopping district.

The Hotel features 6 free column-meeting rooms with capacity from 15 to 200 persons and 1 (one) ballroom which can accommodate up to 480 persons, Paris-Lyon Cafe and Lounge, fitness room, outdoor swimming pool and kids’ corner. Free WiFi is also provided.

Set to embrace the concept of unpretentious urban living with newly refurbished rooms and suites, revealing careful measure and care to improve guests’ stay experience at the historic hotel, Allium Batam Hotel combines warm welcome and attentive service with upgraded facilities, offering a refreshing choice for business and leisure travel with value for money.

Allium Batam Hotel is located at Komplek Panorama Nagoya, Batam. For info and reservation please call +62 778 452 888 or visit the website at


For further details, please contact:

Amelia Femmy Hayati
Corporate Public Relations Manager
Samali Hotels & Resorts

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