When I arrived at the hotel it looked much better then I expected it to be fro the website.
The entrance is nice, you go up an escalator and arrive in a big attrium where the check in and restaurant are based.
I arrived 8pm and only 2 staff attended the big check in counter. It took me about 10min to get to speak to someone before I could check in...and then I was told that I had to check in at the 14th floor.
My room was upgraded to a suite, which is always nice. The room was great and big.
Ordered room service which was fast and tasted good.
The bed and shower, 2 most important things for me in a room, were great and comfortable.
There was internet (cable) in the room which I did NOT get to work, as it was getting late I didnt bother about phoning reception.
I enjoyed the breakfast at the 14th floor, with somewhat of a view over Jakarta.
Eggs were made to order and check out took place while I waited for the breakfast to arrive.
Overall the hotel is a bit outdated, but everything works and it is clean. Definitly happy to stay here next time when I visit Jakarta.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The luxurious hotel is located in the prestigious financial and diplomatic district in the heart of Jakarta, a few minutes from the highway and 30 km from the Soekarno-Hatta international airport. Just 10 minutes from the commercial district, 15 minutes from the National Museum and Presidential Palace and 20 minutes from the nearest golf course. ... more less
- Reservation Options:
- TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Melia, Agoda, Travel Republic (UK), Booking.com and Asiatravel.com Holdings so you can book your Gran Melia Jakarta reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
- Also Known As:
- Gran Melia Jakarta Hotel Jakarta
- Sol Melia Jakarta
- Jakarta Gran Melia