Ascott has opened new serviced residences in China and Indonesia, reinforcing its position as a major international owner-operator of serviced residences in Asia.
The 104-unit Citadines Intime City Hangzhou is Ascott’s first property in the city and its 35thproperty to operate in China. The new property provides guests with a range of studios to two-bedroom apartments as well as facilities such as a gymnasium, café, billiard room, launderette, mini cinema, children’s play area, breakfast lounge, business centre and meeting rooms.
In addition, the company has opened its second premier Ascott-branded serviced residence in Jakarta, Indonesia. The 185-unit Ascott Kuningan Jakarta is the company’s eighth property to open in the country.
Located in Jakarta’s Central Business District, Ascott Kuningan Jakarta is part of Ciputra World 1, a large integrated development that consists of an upscale shopping centre. The property offers one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments with a fully-equipped kitchen and separate living and dining. Other facilities include a swimming pool, tennis, basketball and badminton courts, a fully-equipped gymnasium, garden terrace, café, resident’s lounge and meeting facilities.
Ascott has also opened a new serviced residence in Hamburg, Germany, and signed a new management contract on a property in Dubai. Globally, Ascott has about 60 properties to be opened over the next few years.