A Luxury Gem
Hidden away amongst the hustle and bustle of the city is the five-star boutique HotelGranMahakam.
TuckedawayintheheartofSouthJakarta, Hotel Gran Mahakam is located at the crossroads of the city’s biggest business and commercial district. Strategically positioned, it takes mere minutes to reach major shopping malls, myriad boutiques of famous fashion designers, traditional art shops, good food and vibrant nightspots. It is impossible not to be impressed by the hotel’s European baroque façade, which is detailed with ornaments in semi-classical style. The lobby is the epitome of comfort and elegance with its spacious, welcoming entrance, decorated white marble tiles, colourful floral adornments, grand stairs sweeping up to the next level and a wrap-around balcony showcasing the hotel’s interior – a mesmerizing sight to remember. Gran Mahakam houses 158 rooms and duplex suites furnished in luxurious style, yet the hotel’s relaxing ambience will make guests feel right at home. Each room boasts a semi-classic interior
and comes equipped with comfortable kingsize bed, carpeted flooring, spacious living room with the finest furniture and an en-suite bathroom, alongside modern amenities such as individually controlled air-conditioning, highspeed internet, satellite TV and complimentary tea and coffee. Every accommodation boasts five-star international standards, which makes Gran Mahakam perfect for business or leisure travellers. Not only beloved for its richly appointed rooms and attentive service, Hotel Gran Mahakam is also home to the famous Le Gran Café Restaurant. Located on the mezzanine level, the restaurant serves an array of Indonesian, Asian and international dishes. The Corn Glass Noodle with Shrimp Salad, Soto Mie Mahakam and Es Lobi-Lobi are amongst the most popular dishes. The cosy venue, with a touch of gold, precious onyx stones, low-hanging lamps, elegant long tables and flawless marble flooring, is the perfect setting for business luncheons and intimate dinners. Aoki Japanese Restaurant is slowly but surely becoming the most stylish venue in the city after its refurbishment. With a modern concept, earthy colour palette, dark wood walls, floral wallpaper, white and lime green leather seats, and natural wooden centrepiece table, Aoki is truly a realm of its own. Don’t miss out on Aoki’s signature dishes, including Dry Sukiyaki and Shabu-shabu served in Kaminabe paper, Sake Yaki Maki Sushi, Gyu Enoki Maki, and homemade Ogura, Green Tea and Black Sesame Ice Cream, for a tantalizing Japanese experience. If you are in the mood for light snacks, delicious cocktails and evening tea and coffee, pay a visit to Mahakam’s Regal Bar & Lounge to help you unwind after a long day. Gran Mahakam recently unveiled its latest escape for loyal customers, the Spa at Hotel Gran Mahakam. Combining bronze mirrors, marble walls and a touch of dark wood parquet, the Spa is a stylish place to relax and be pampered over the weekend. The Spa features one double room and one single treatment room, all equipped with personal steam rooms. Guests can choose from a wide range of treatments, including the Mahakam Signature Massage, which blends Swedish, deep-tissue and sports massage along with other techniques, and the Tranquillity Massage, which uses aromatherapy to stimulate the mind and encourage the body to relax. The Cakra Massage is a special balancing massage
that uses heated stones to stimulate circulation, expand blood vessels and allow the body to naturally detox and heal itself. OxyLUXE is the latest treatment for those who want to stay healthy and beautiful by receiving 100 per cent pure oxygen into the body in a comfortable yet stylish air pressure chamber. Not to forget the little ones, Hotel Gran Mahakam offers the Kids Spa, which includes real spa services specially designed for youngsters, providing rejuvenation for the whole family! Famous for its fabulous set-up, Hotel Gran Mahakam is the ideal choice for weddings. Take a look at their wedding packages, which include the spacious Magnolia Ballroom, splendid banquet setting, complimentary stay in the hotel for the newlyweds and family, floral arrangements, and sumptuous wedding menus to ensure your special day is perfect.