Date: December 2018
Location: Eko Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Name: INNSIDE Kuala Lumpur Cheras – opening Q4 2019
No. of Keys: 238
Owner: EkoCheras is a mixed development situated on 12 acres of prime freehold land along Jalan Cheras that includes serviced apartments, a Grade A office tower, the hotel and four storeys of urban lifestyle shopping mall.
EkoCheras is part of the Ekovest Berhad group, headed up by Tan Sri Dato Lim Kang Hoo, Executive Chairman.
EkoCheras will be the tallest development in the area with its twin duplex service apartment towers.
The complex will have a Sky Lounge and Roof Garden, with approximately 1 million sf of retail space, food, beverage, cineplexes and entertainment outlets to satisfy all creeds, tastes and expectations.
The leading Spanish hotel group, Meliá Hotels International has announced the signing of INNSIDE Kuala Lumpur Cheras, an urban hotel located within an integrated development project called EkoCheras which boasts a green and sustainable design approach in the capital of Malaysia.
Joining Meliá Kuala Lumpur and an additional 3 properties in the pipeline, INNSIDE Kuala Lumpur Cheras will be the fifth property for Meliá Hotels International in Malaysia, reaffirming the hotel chain’s commitment to Asia Pacific.
Situated right next to Mutiara on the MRT and an hour drive to the Kuala Lumpur International Airport.
The rooms will offer contemporary deco across its 13 floors, including the executive lounge on the rooftop which will enjoy views of the urban surroundings.
Guided by the commitment on catering to the modern leisure traveller, the new hotel will also provide creative meeting facilities, 24/7 fitness centre including a swimming pool and a green terrace with a gardening deck.
The Regional Vice President of Meliá Hotels International Asia Pacific, Bernardo Cabot says: “Malaysia is one of our key development markets in Asia Pacific and we’re proud to bring our INNSIDE by Meliá brand to its capital.
Meliá Hotels International maintains its robust momentum in Asia, with 19 properties currently in operation and 33 properties in the pipeline that will be to fully operational by 2022.
THPT Comment: Great to this company, in a country like Malaysia, so invested in green, eco-tourism and construction.
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