On 7 July 2022, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), CapitaLand Investment Limited’s wholly owned lodging business sector, unveiled its ninth property relaunching with Rasamala & Cendana at Menteng – a serviced apartment accommodation for business and leisure travellers with a classic American touch.
The opening of Rasamala & Cendana at Menteng further expands the eclectic collection of properties managed by Ascott. As one of the biggest international owners and operators of serviced residences and hotels in the country, Ascott manages properties in over 200 cities across more than 30 countries in the Asia Pacific, Central Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the USA.
Conveniently situated in Jakarta’s upscale area of Menteng, Rasamala & Cendana at Menteng is surrounded by nearby corporate offices, business districts and embassies, as well as various tourist attractions, cultural centres and some of the city’s finest dining venues such as Givanti, Seribu Rasa, Plataran and Kaum Menteng.
Nestled within the same area as the existing Executive Menteng Apartment, Rasamala & Cendana is designed with a touch of the American classic, where guests can find an oasis in the bustling city, a place to retreat and call home. The philosophy behind its name represents strength and everlasting, while its logo features brown-coloured leaves that symbolise solidarity and high economic value.
“Ascott has been present in Indonesia for more than two decades and is one of the pioneers in the serviced residence business in the country. We are proud that the owners of Rasamala & Cendana at Menteng have entrusted their property to be managed by Ascott. Ascott continues to see strong demand from property owners and customers in Indonesia, our second-largest market after China. Our serviced residences and hotels are well-loved by our loyal base of corporate clients and domestic travellers. As travel gradually recovers, visitors to the dynamic city of Jakarta can look forward to Rasamala & Cendana at Menteng, which offers a home-away-from-home experience with a full range of facilities and is situated in central Jakarta,” said Charles Lee Abbott, Ascott’s Regional General Manager for Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia and Philippines.
Housing 99 units, the apartments at Rasamala & Cendana at Menteng comprise One-, Two-, Three- and Four-Bedroom apartments that present an idyllic serviced apartment for business travellers and families. Boasting spacious units that range from 86 sqm to 268 sqm, the serviced apartment is complete with facilities such as a new restaurant in the apartment compound, a semi-indoor swimming pool, jacuzzi, a gymnasium, a tennis court, a spa, a kid’s club, ATM, a convenience store and a dog park.
“The presence of Rasamala & Cendana at Menteng is a refreshing alternative accommodation for guests by offering complete facilities for the highest quality of life. Our property is a full-service accommodation apartment, perfect for corporate long stay or daily and suitable for leisure and business guests. Our serviced apartment features a private balcony and garden in selected apartments that overlook breathtaking views of the city, and we are pet-friendly Serviced Apartment in the Menteng area,” said Akbar Yahya, Residence Manager of Rasamala & Cendana at Menteng.