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The Dharmawangsa Jakarta Appointed as Official Elite Hotel for Mandiri Jakarta Marathon 2014

The Dharmawangsa Jakarta, for the second time, has recently been appointed to be the Official Elite Hotel of Mandiri Jakarta Marathon 2014, the biggest international race event in Jakarta, which will be held on October 26th 2014, fully supported by the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy of The Republic of Indonesia and the Jakarta City Government, organized by Inspiro.

For more information about Mandiri Jakarta Marathon 2014, please visit : http://www.thejakartamarathon.com/



The Dharmawangsa Jakarta has been awarded as one of ASEAN Green Hotel Award 2014

The Dharmawangsa Jakarta has recently been awarded as one of ASEAN Green Hotel Award 2014 for its recognition in ASEAN Green Hotel standard, held on January 19th 2014 in Kuching, Serawak, Malaysia, in conjunction with ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2014.

ASEAN Green Hotel Award is an accolade held by the ASEAN Member States as an appreciation to those who run the hotel business, operated in environmentally friendly principles with these major criteria : Environmental policy and actions for hotel operation, use of green products, collaboration with the community and local organizations, human resource development, solid waste management, energy efficiency, water efficiency, air quality management, noise pollution control, waste water treatment and management, and toxic and chemical substance disposal management.

The Dharmawangsa Jakarta has recently been certified as an Eco-hotel by PT. TUV Rheinland Indonesia

Jakarta, 30 May 2011 – The Dharmawangsa has officially been awarded the Eco-hotels certification by PT. TUV Rheinland Indonesia. Located strategically in the prime residential area of South Jakarta, The Dharmawangsa Jakarta is a five star luxury residential style hotel which is committed to describe itself as a hotel accommodation that has implemented the Eco Hotel Management System Standard by contributing to mother earth by improving all aspects of its waste management structure in order to minimize its impact on the environment. We strive to ensure that our guests are staying in a safe, non-toxic and energy-efficient accommodation. We have achieved 8 (eight) elements of the Eco Hotel Management System starting from Organizational and Objective,
Purchasing and Hazardous Substances, Water Management, Waste Management, Office Supplies, External Facilities and Surroundings, Energy Management and Safety Management.

The Dharmawangsa Jakarta is a peaceful oasis in the bustling Jakarta metropolitan city with an Indonesian touch of luxury and timeless architectural design surrounded by 59,881 sqm greenery area of lush garden within the hotel complex. The hotel has successfully managed competence in energy-efficient lighting, water consumption and waste production without decreasing the level of premium five star hotel international standard in order to provide the utmost convenience to the hotel guests and clients.

We strive to implement our commitment by conducting a series of trainings to all hotel staff as well as to encourage hotel guests in order to support the program in their daily activities. Hotel activities include among others: compost recycling with Biopori system, non-smoking environment, Housekeeping use of environmental friendly chemicals, towel & sheet reuse in order to reduce water consumption, energy-efficient lighting, graywater recycling which is the re-use of kitchen, bath and laundry water for garden and landscaping, newspaper recycling program. As an eco-hotel, The Dharmawangsa Jakarta appoints only outsource operators who hold certification for recycling oil, hazardous and wet waste.

PT. TUV Rheinland Indonesia is a company with a reliable and positive reputation for a well established certification process in order to facilitate the development of eco-hotel industry. TÜV Rheinland Indonesia is a member of the TÜV Rheinland Group, a global leader in independent testing and assessment services. More than 13,850 motivated and qualified employees assist their clients in nearly all economic centers of the world - at over 490 locations in 61 countries (source: www.tuv.com/ PT. TUV Rheinland Indonesia)

The Dharmawangsa Jakarta keeps on strengthening its commitment in preserving the environment at all means to support Eco-Hotel industry and Indonesian Tourism.

For further information, please contact:
Lira Dachlan
Director of Communications
The Dharmawangsa Jakarta
Tel: (62-21) 725 8181; Fax: (62-21) 720 4174
Email: lira.dachlan@the-dharmawangsa.com