ARTOTEL Group has recently opened ARTOTEL Wahid Hasyim, a hotel in Central Jakarta. Decorated with artwork done by local artists, ARTOTEL Wahid Hasyim is the eighth hotel operated by management and also the second hotel located in Jakarta under ARTOTEL brand.

Five local emerging artists such as Lala Bohang, Rega Ayundya, Ricky Janitra, Restu Taufik Akbar, and Marishka Soekarna work on hotel’s decor and design at ARTOTEL Wahid Hasyim, Central Jakarta. Photo courtesy of ARTOTEL Group/NOW!JAKARTA

Situated at Jalan K.H. Wahid Hasyim No 135 – 137, ARTOTEL Wahid Hasyim is another hotel that has strategic location in the heart of Capital, offers an easy access to lifestyle and tourism destination in Central Jakarta. Similar to its sister in the Thamrin area, the hotel brings an artsy concept with an urban touch.

The hotel in Wahid Hasyim has 122 rooms with choices of Studio 20 and 40 spread over two buildings, East and West wing. Each room features modern contemporary interior design with art decor. It is also equipped with a 43-inch LED TV, Dolce Gusto coffee maker, and ARTOTEL’s signature amenities.

ARTOTEL Wahid Hasyim itself is a one stop lifestyle establishment as number of amenities has prepared for guest’s needs. Indulge chef quality dishes at BANG BANG Restaurant & Bar which open for 24 hours representing a contemporary dining establishment with daily live entertainment. BANG BANG serves Pan – Asian cuisines, and various choices of beverages, from coffee, juice to alcohol-based drinks. The boutique hotel never misses its role to support art industry. ARTSPACE, a rotation art gallery is there, expecting to hold number of exhibition in town. 1 MEETSPACE, a casual meeting room is available to accommodate up to 50 people for business activities.

Room and bathroom side view at ARTOTEL Wahid Hasyim.

Every corner at ARTOTEL Wahid Hasyim — includes its building, room, and facilities —  is inspired by arts. By Bringing “Metamorphosis” as the theme, the hotel art division collaborates with five local emerging artists such as Lala Bohang, Rega Ayundya, Ricky Janitra, Restu Taufik Akbar, and Marishka Soekarna to work on hotel’s decor and design.

“Methamorphosis” is manifested to create contemporary ambience, shown through the conformity of colours and animated figures from murals done by the collaborative artists. As ARTOTEL Thamrin come up with youthful spirit, ARTOTEL Wahid Hasyim is likely established to caters more mature guests though its simplicity and elegant design.

Artwork by Rega Ayundya.
Artwork by Ricky Janitra.

Erastus Radjimin, CEO ARTOTEL Group said that hotel management is designated to operate Wahid Hasyim property — owned by ROBINA Group — as boutique hotel that offers today’s lifestyle through art-character interior facilities and value for money.

“It is an great honour for us that ROBINA Group, owning company of ARTOTEL Wahid Hasyim, has appointed and entrusted ARTOTEL Group to manage its property. In accordance with ARTOTEL character that always brings art concept in its business, we believe that art is never the same, the two of ARTOTELs will never be competing but to complementing each other,” said Radjimin.


ARTOTEL Wahid Hasyim

Jalan Wahid Hasyim No.135-137
Kebon Kacang, Tanahabang
Central Jakarta
+62 21 39899022

Rintang Azhar

Rintang Azhar

Rintang is a previous staff writer for NOW! with experience in hard news and lifestyle journalism. He specialises in art, design, culture, fashion, environmental, and urban issues.