Jakarta, December 2011 – Sheraton Media Hotel & Towers Jakarta announces a new culinary experience at the hotel’s authentic Thai restaurant; Sukhothai. The five star hotel which is located in the northern area of Central Jakarta has recently added a new extension-outdoor area to the award winning restaurant, allowing its distingusihed guests to enjoy an opened-space garden for barbecue, gathering and functions in agreeable atmosphere. Sukhothai’s guests now may choose from two different atmosphere; which is indoor area for formal dining and outdoor for hosting casual occasions.
Beside increasing number of seats up to 100 persons for cocktail (or 80 persons for round table setup), the new garden area allows guests to enjoy authentic Thai cuisine in a breezing outdoor ambience. The hotel also plans to roll out Thai barbecue promotion on regular basis. “We will create a special promotion that include varied selection of Thai barbecue dishes,” said Executive Chef Sheraton Media Hotel & Towers, Fadly Firdaus.
According to Director of Sales & Marketing Sheraton Media Hotel & Towers Jakarta, Vincentia Maria, the opened-space Sukhothai Terrace is a unique strength point of the restaurant. “We understand customer’s need on ways to enjoy culinary products, and we try to provide different ambiences to choose. It gives our customers alternatives to enjoy and appreciate culinary occasion,” said Vincentia.
Executive Assistant Manager Sheraton Media Hotel & Towers Jakarta, Algamar Idris added, that the opening of “Sukhothai Terrace” is hotel’s commitment to continue increasing quality of services and customer’s satisfaction. “We’ve been maintaining guest’s satisfaction and customer’s loyalty dan we’re striving for innovations, better performances and constantly improving our facilities and services. Sukhothai Terrace is one of those efforts,” explained Algamar.
About Sukhothai Restaurant
Sukhothai is a Thai Fine Dining Restaurant, located on 6th floor of Sheraton Media Hotel & Towers Jakarta, and adjacent to the hotel’s swimming pool. “Sukhothai” means beautiful and in line with its name, Sukhothai is artistically decorated with Thai ornaments and decors, such as Thai statues, Elephant statues, wooden carving, masks, etc. In the outdoor area, the restaurant offers a garden with mini fountain and various Thai plantations. The Thai’s nuance and flavors appear even stronger with traditional outfits worn by its employees.
The restaurant’s indoor area has 75 seating capacity where offers a moderately formal and quite ambience, embellished with details: hanging carved wooden ornaments, pillows with a triangular back support and of course an elephant brass on every table while traditional Thai music adds weight to the atmosphere. The outdoor area (Sukhothai Terrace) can accommodate up to 100 persons.
Sukhothai offers the best authentic Thai cuisine in a la carte setup. Thai cuisine mostly uses wide varieties of particular herbs and spices. For lunch, the restaurant opens Monday to Friday, from 11:30 to 14:30. Dinner is served every night from 18:00 to 23:00.
Beside regular a la carte menu, Sukhothai is currently promoting EAT-TILL-YOU-DROP, where guests can enjoy unlimited extensive Thai gourmets with a single reasonable price, which is only Rp. 129.000,- net per person. The famed traditional Thai Ice Tea is also available where its tea leaves are imported originally from the white elephant country.
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About Sheraton Media Hotel & Towers Jakarta
Sheraton Media Hotel & Towers is a five star international chain hotel strategically located in the northern area of Central Jakarta, close to the Mangga Dua world-class shopping complex and Ancol dreamland, near to the largest exhibition hall; Jakarta International Expo (JI EXPO) and direct access to the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport. Designed for both business and leisure travelers seeking luxury accommodation, high-end facilities and ultimate services, the hotel offers 350 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites, wide-range of restaurants, cafes, lounges & bars, a one-stop health club: the Acropolis Spa & Fitness, and meeting rooms for events and wedding receptions. For more information, please visit www.sheraton.com/jakarta
About Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with 1,071 properties in 100 countries and territories with 145,000 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood Hotels is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels, resorts and residences with the following internationally renowned brands: St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, W®, Westin®, Le Méridien®, Sheraton®, Four Points® by Sheraton, and the recently launched Aloft®, and Element SM. The company boasts one of the industry’s leading loyalty programs, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG), allowing members to earn and redeem points for room stays, room upgrades and flights, with no blackout dates. Starwood Hotels also owns Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc., one of the premier developers and operators of high quality vacation interval ownership resorts. For more information, please visit www.starwoodhotels.com
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The Jakarta Post
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