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ALOFT HOTELS Makes its Debut in Bali with The Opening of ALOFT BALI SEMINYAK

BALI – Aloft Hotels, Marriott International’s hotel brand for music enthusiasts and tech-savvy travellers announces the opening of Aloft Bali Seminyak. Located in the heart of vibrant Seminyak, the brand new 80-room, urban inspired hotel is completed with interactive social spaces and brings modern style and a vibrant new social scene to Bali as the first Aloft Hotel to open on the island.

“We are excited to be unveiling the Aloft Hotels brand in Bali,” said Mike Fulkerson, Vice President, Brand & Marketing, Asia-Pacific, Marriott International. “The new Aloft Bali Seminyak is set to become the newest social hub for travelers visiting the well-known social scene of Seminyak. From its savvy design, to its live music programming, locals and guests alike can experience the next generation of hotels that will enhance their stay experience while vacationing on island paradise.”

Aloft Bali Seminyak embodies the brand’s different by design philosophy and exudes modernity that is reflected in its lively industrial-inspired designs that feature distinct local touches. The hotel’s free-flow open spaces make it the perfect hub for travelers and locals alike to come together.

“We are excited to have the Aloft Brand make its entry into Bali with the opening of Aloft Bali Seminyak,” said Ramesh Jackson, Market Vice President for Indonesia, Marriott International. “Bali has long topped destination wish-lists for travelers thanks to its stunning beaches and islands landscape, culture and attractions, allowing for value- conscious travelers in pursuit of a smart travel experience to stay connected and relax in style.”

The hotel is home to 80 modern and stylish guestrooms featuring airy nine-foot-ceilings, plush platform beds and contemporary décor with Balinese touches. In addition, the hotel also features eight rooms with direct access to a lap pool with stunning views of a tropical hanging garden. Each room is completed with fast and free WiFi, 55-inch smart TV, bluetooth speakers and a refreshment station, while the modern bathrooms come with a walk-in rainfall shower.

Aloft Bali Seminyak features a variety of dining and social spaces. The hotel’s signature rooftop restaurant, The Kahuna serves up a fusion of eclectic fare with a playful twist on international and local cuisine with mesmerizing sea views as a backdrop. Re:FUELSM by serves up Aloft’s signature 24/7 grab-and-go options ranging from light meals, snacks, healthy bites, beverages and more.

The hotel’s vibrant lobby is adjacent to the brand’s signature Re:mixSM Lounge that provides locals and guests alike a space to hang out and socialize. The edgy WXYZ® Bar ’s iconic Live at Aloft program which offers emerging local artists a platform to showcase their music talent.

Aloft Bali Seminyak is completed with facilities that cater to a variety of travellers. For guests looking to stay fit while travelling, the hotel has a 24/7 Re:chargeSM fitness centre with state-of-the-art equipment. In addition, guests can take in views of the sea from the hotel’s rooftop infinity pool, Splash that features live music and DJ’s spinning until late.

Travellers looking for work and play can make use of the two multi-functional, tech- forward meeting spaces equipped with fast and free Wi-Fi, which can also be turned in to an intimate event venue, accommodating up to 66 people.

Conveniently located within walking distance to the beach, Aloft Bali Seminyak is also nestled in the middle of Bali’s various prominent neighborhoods: Seminyak, Petitenget and Canggu. This provides guests with quick and easy access to a variety of popular attractions, activities and endless entertainment and dining options – from the surfers’ paradise Echo Beach to stretches of shopping boutiques and trendy hang out spots including Potato Head Club, Finns Beach Club, Tropical Beach Club, La Fa Vela, Motel Mexicola and much more.

“We are thrilled to open the first Aloft Hotel in Bali, and to welcome the next generation of travelers to Indonesia’s most famous island destination,” said Kristanti Tannady, General Manager, Aloft Bali Seminyak. “We offer a new playground in Batubelig, which brings a contrast between contemporary and traditional designs as well as a combination of both lively and serene lifestyles for guests. With Aloft’s distinct concept, we will offer more than just a stay, it will be an Aloft way of life”.

Whether it is wallowing the day away indoors or exploring the energetic island paradise, guests are guaranteed a gratifying stay at Aloft Bali Seminyak. (*)