SURABAYA, July 2022 — ARTOTELGroup, in partnership with TOWNSQUARE Group, is delighted to announce the opening of ARTOTEL TS Suites – Surabaya on 1st July 2022.
As the world reopens, hospitality and travel industries slowly return to business. Not only that, the opportunities for travellers who are willing to hit the road again amidst the Covid-19 pandemic are now available. ARTOTELGroup and TOWNSQUARE Group -the business owner of TS Suites Hotel Surabaya- reopens the ARTOTEL TS Suites – Surabaya with a new concept, a fine mixture of art and lifestyle. The hotel is fully managed by ARTOTELGroup.
ARTOTEL TS Suites – Surabaya is located inside Surabaya Town Square (Sutos), the culinary and entertainment centre area in Surabaya, which is also owned by TOWNSQUARE Group. As a hotel with a fine mixture of art and lifestyle, this hotel features 126 spacious guest rooms, available in three types: the 40m2 Studio, as well as the 150 m2 Prominent Suite and CEO Suites. Every room is equipped with an instant coffee machine -a facility available in every hotel managed by ARTOTEL-, a shower and bathtub, and other modern facilities. The hotel is also complemented by 9 MEETSPACE function rooms, which can also be used for MICE events and an ARTSPACE art gallery, 1 DECK gastropub that offers western cuisine and wide options of beer, regular live music entertainment, and ROOMA all-day dining. Located on Hayam Wuruk Street No. 6, Sawunggaling, Surabaya, the hotel is 30 minutes drive from the Juanda International Airport and 20 minutes drive from Gubeng Train Station.
Eduard Rudolf Pangkerego, Chief Operating Officer of ARTOTELGroup says “The opening of ARTOTEL TS Suites – Surabaya marks the return of ARTOTELGroup in Surabaya and it shows our strong connection with the city. We’d like to sincerely thank TOWNSQUARE Group for giving us the chance to reopen this hotel by implementing the 4 business pillars of the ARTOTELGroup, which include Stay – Dine – Play – Shop. Through the art and modern lifestyle activities carried out by ARTOTEL TS Suites – Surabaya, we are hoping that the hotel will be the new oasis for the people in Surabaya and its surroundings. The guests can enjoy a staycation or just hang out with family and friends, while enjoying some art activities available, such as the art exhibitions and live music at the Gastropub. To ensure the safety of our guests, we are implementing enhanced health protocols in every area of the hotel.”
Arthur Yudhistira Bubu, Director of Marketing of TOWNSQUARE Group says, “The opening of ARTOTEL TS Suites – Surabaya is a new start for TS Suites in Surabaya. We are pleased with the collaboration with ARTOTELGroup, an expert in the hospitality and lifestyle industry who shares the same vision as TOWNSQUARE Group. We hope that ARTOTEL TS Suites – Surabaya will become the main destination for the “hip” community in Surabaya and for travellers who prioritize hotels that match their new lifestyle expectations.
The art exhibition is presented at the ARTSPACE in the lobby area of the hotel which showcases artworks with the theme of “Rediscovery” created by young Indonesian artists, following the hotel’s rebranding theme: REIGNITE, RELIVE, REDISCOVER. Young artists involved in this exhibition are AT. Sitompul, Isa Ansory, Fauzi Satyaputra, Nana Tedja, and Watonisays. Some of these young artists live in East Java, especially Malang. The ARTSPACE at ARTOTEL TS Suites – Surabaya is expected to be a place to support young local artists in their work and also can revive the art and creativity among young people in Surabaya and its surroundings.
As a celebration of its opening, the ARTOTEL TS Suites – Surabaya is in collaboration with Substreet Fest, the youth community in Surabaya, to hold musical performances and bazaar activities at Atrium of Sutos Mall for three days starting from 30th June to 3rd July 2022 with Gangga Kusuma as a guest star, who will make an appearance on 1st July, 2022 at 19.00 WIB.
In addition to the opening, the ARTOTEL TS Suites – Surabaya offers a delightful deal of IDR 588,000 net for a 1-night stay in Studio 40 room including breakfast for 2. This rate is only valid for reservations by phone or in person, available from 1st July to 31st July 2022. This offer also applies to ARTOTEL Circle members, the loyalty program of the ARTOTELGroup, which can be downloaded via Android and IOS.
About TOWNSQUARE GROUP
TOWNSQUARE Group is a pioneer, development and management of various “Lifestyle and Entertainment” properties in Indonesia. Established in 2002, TOWNSQUARE Group created the “TOWNSQUARE” brand as the first “Lifestyle and Entertainment Center” in Indonesia. Townsquare which means “alun-alun” is designed and created as a gathering place for people to satisfy all their new lifestyle needs. With a curation of F&B and lifestyle tenants, a large semi-outdoor area, and enlivened by various lifestyle activities such as events, music, fashion, entertainment, sports and lifestyle communities. “TOWNSQUARE” carries the concept of “endless celebration” for Indonesian people.
Following the establishment of “TOWNSQUARE Surabaya” in 2008, TOWNSQUARE Group invented a hip hotel concept called “TS Suites”. As the name suggests, TS Suites puts forward the concept of a hip hotel, starting with suite sizes for more than 40 sqm as well as “HEEL” products and services. HEEL stands for Hip, Endless Indulgence, Extraordinary, Easy and Lifestyle. HEEL products and services were created to illustrate what modern luxury means to TS Suites and its public. The services include “2PM Standard Check out time”, “Free all day breakfast”, “Free Mini-Bar” and many more.
TOWNSQUARE Group also has several other lifestyle brands, such as the JENJA: social club that plays deep house music for Balinese entertainment and TSTORE Designer’s Hub: a fashion designer’s hub that curates more than 150 fashion designers from Bali.
TOWNSQUARE Brands: Townsquare Cilandak (CITOS) in Jakarta and Townsquare Surabaya (SUTOS).
TS Suites Brands: TS Suites Seminyak, Bali and ARTOTEL TS Suites – Surabaya
Other Lifestyle Brands: JENJA Social Club in Seminyak, Bali and TSTORE Designer’s Hub Bali.
ARTOTELGroup is an Indonesia’s hospitality company, which implements four integrated pillars of Hotel (Stay), Food & Beverages (Dine), Event Management (Play), & Curated Merchandise (Shop) in all of its properties. As a hotel brand with a lifestyle concept, ARTOTELGroup offers a selection of accommodations, from mid-scale boutique designed hotels up to Luxury level, from the mass market accommodation to the luxury through different brands selection, such as the signature ARTOTEL Brands, DAFAM brands, and Franchised of KYRIAD Brand with a total of 50 hotels and 5000 room inventory in 24 cities throughout Indonesia.
In the Food & Beverage industry, ARTOTELGroup offers independent management of restaurants, bars, and Beach clubs. Through Event Management, under ARTOTEL Play dan Curated Merchandise, ARTOTELGroup has the vision to support and take part in the growth of the Indonesian Creative Industry by supporting local players, collaborating with them through exhibitions, performances, workshops, and the production of merchandise with artistic characters that can be used every day at affordable prices.
ARTOTEL Brands : ARTOTEL, ARTOTEL Suites, ARTOTEL Curated, ARTOTEL Portfolio, ARTOTEL Casa, ARTOTEL Villa, Rooms Inc, Bobotel. Jakarta, Bandung, Yogyakarta, Semarang, Medan, Bali.
DAFAM Brands : Grand Dafam, Grand Dafam Signature, Dafam, Dafam Express, Meotel, DHM Associates. Jakarta, Bandung, Central Java, Yogyakarta, Semarang, East Java, Bali, Lombok, Pekanbaru, South Kalimantan, & South Sulawesi.
Franchised-KYRIAD Brand : Jakarta, Aceh, West Sumatera, East Kalimantan, South Sulawesi, Papua.
F&B Outlets: Double chin, Lidah Lokal, ROCA, BART, BISTRO de Braga, B10 CAFÉ, Fat Elephant, 11/12 rooftop Bar, Sixty Restaurant, Rhythm Room, and THE EDGE Kemang.
Director of Marketing Communications