April 2018

New International Mandalika Hotels Coming

  Portion of the area of the Mandalika Resort Mega Development project (now under construction in Kuta, Lombok Indonesia) slated for new international hotels. Date: 18 April 2018 Source:  netralnews.com Indonesia Minister of State-Owned Enterprises (SOE) Rini Soemarno has launched the groundbreaking of the Paramount Lombok Resort & Residence project in Mandalika Tourism [...]

October 2017

Mandalika Special Economic Zone Launched

    View of Kuta Beach, part of the Mandalika tourist area, in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara. Date: October 20, 2017 Source: The Jakarta Post President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo officiated on Friday at the inauguration of the Mandalika Special Economic Zone (KEK) at Mandalika Beach, West Nusa Tenggara.   “KEK Mandalika is expected [...]

July 2017

Experts Assess $USD 3Billion Mandalika Resort

The $ USD 3 Billion Mandalika project’s grand plan stirs excitement for Lombok’s tourism boom, but what do experts think about it?   Date:  July 20, 2107 Source: Indonesia Expat Lombok has already gained extreme popularity – something that developers didn’t hesitate to take advantage of by investing in  the USD 3Billion Mandalika [...]

June 2017

Lombok Investment Optimism Strong

  Lombok Investor optimism is at an all-time high. The luxury resort sector is leading the pack as demand for luxury and high-end properties outstrips supply on Lombok Island. Date:  Lombok, June 12, 2017 Source: TTG Asia.com Lombok investment optimism underlined the recent Tourism Development Forum, with a huge increase in international air [...]

April 2017

New Four Star Mandalika Hotel

  Developer PT Elmar Mitra Perkasa expects to invest US$11.19 million on its new four star Mandalika Hotel   Hotel Date: January 20, 2017 Source: The Jakarta Post The Mandalika Resorts special economic zone (KEK) in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB), is set to host a new four star Mandalika hotel in the [...]

February 2017

Kuta’s Mandalika Resort Opening in 2019

  Architectural rendering of a portion of the Mandalika Resort as seen from above A'an Bay. Image from Arch Case Architects website. Date: February 27, 2017 Source: CEI Asia Kuta's $3 billion mega project, the Mandalika Resort opening on Bali's sister island Lombok, is set to commence operation in 2019   At [...]

January 2017

Another New Mandalika Hotel Coming!

  Lombok's Kuta Beach as seen from above. The beach's west coast is set to host the X2, a new Mandalika Hotel. Initiated by PT Elmar Mitra Perkasa, the 200-room and 10-villa property will be equipped with a beach sports facility. Date: January 20, 2017 Source: The Jakarta Post Another four-star new Mandalika [...]

September 2016

Mandalika Resort Ready in 2018

  Indonesia Tourism Development Coporation (ITDC) says that the huge Mandalika mega-resort will be open for business in 2018. Many think this is an overly optimistic goal for a project so massive in scale. Date:  September 30, 2016 Source: The Jakarta Post The Indonesia Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) said Thursday that the the [...]

Club Med Lombok Announced

  Club Med announced plans to open their 350 room Club Med Lombok. Spanning over a 15 hectare site with 650 meters of ocean frontage, the refined "5 Trident Luxury Space" will offer dedicated concierge and personalized services for suite guests. The resort will feature restaurants serving international cuisine, bars serving free-flow drinks and [...]