MG and Santika Indonesia Hotels & Resorts Launch the first MG Connect Hybrid Event




Jakarta, 8 November 2021 - MG Group, the leading B2B Hospitality Marketplace, and Santika Indonesia Hotels & Resorts, a leading hospitality operator joined to deliver the market's first B2B hybrid event.


MG Connect has traditionally been an offline event but with the pandemic, the partners innovated to deliver an event that could connect hotels and travel sellers both in-person and online. The event was hosted at the Santika Premiere Hayam Wuruk - Jakarta Hotel on 27 October 2021, and featured participants from Hotel Santika, Hotel Santika Premiere, Kampi Hotel, Amaris Hotel, and the luxury collection ( The Samaya & The Kayana )MG agency partners from across SE Asia joined the event both in-person in Jakarta as well as online via a live stream. Mrs. Fridi Harini, Head of Contracting Indonesia from MG said;

“MG is proud to have partnered with a leader like Santika Indonesia Hotels & Resorts in the delivery of this innovative format. The event is perfectly aligned with our mission “to help travel buyers and sellers grow and win”. Travel sellers from across the region were able to engage and learn the latest information about Santika Indonesia Hotels & Resorts properties as well as develop relationships with the Santika team. The hybrid online/offline format enabled the execution of an engaging event at scale while still minding health protocols. “ Mr. Bayu H. Putra, Asst Director of Sales from Santika Indonesia Hotels & Resorts said; “MG is Southeast Asia’s B2B leader and Santika Indonesia Hotels & Resorts was pleased to partner with them in piloting this new hybrid event format. Santika Indonesia Hotels & Resorts is committed to supporting agencies during this recovery period and the event provided a great opportunity for us to connect and educate MG’s agency partners about the Santika brands and products.”



Ms Suha, Jendela Tour & Travel “I was pleased to be able to meet and develop deeper relationships with the teams from MG & Santika Group.I anticipate these relationships will be of great value to us to grow our business as well as drive business for Hotel Santika Indonesia and MG. The plenary sessions and workshops provided insightful information about the Hotel Santika Indonesia. We also really appreciated and enjoyed the event venue, Hotel Santika Premiere Hayam Wuruk - Jakarta. I look forward to joining the next event either in person or online”




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Santika Indonesia Hotels and Resorts is a well-known local hospitality company under Kompas Gramedia Group (the biggest media industry in Indonesia) which has been established since 22 August 1981. The company first debut was opening Hotel Santika Bandung in West Java and Santika Indonesia was quick to recognize the country’s unlimited tourism potential; as it keeps opening hotels in all over Indonesia. It has been carving its distinctive image and pioneering its way as a preferred brand, particularly among the business and leisure travelers of middle and upper segments. The Group responded by opening cleverly situated hotels as well as providing these facilities with components, which would meet the guests demand well into the future.


Building properties in strategic spots within a city has always been a wish and philosophy of every hotel chain. So far, Santika Indonesia Hotels & Resorts can pride itself as all of its properties are built in excellent tourism and business cities. Santika’s other characteristic lies in its personal way of introducing discerning guests to the magical touch of Indonesia along with its countless colors of local culture. The virtue of traditional values has truly become the group’s endless source of inspiration. By staying with Santika Group, our guest not only will feel warm welcome and dear hospitality experience, but also they get to enjoy various Indonesian culinary delish in every of our hotel. The consistency of our service and facilities in every hotel will deliver a satisfied feeling whenever your travel may lead you.


Santika Indonesia Hotels & Resorts manages 111 hotels and resorts with 7 brands in more than fourty strategic business locations and exotic resorts throughout Indonesia: The ANVAYA as 5 star hotel, Hotel Santika Premiere as 4 star hotel, Hotel Santika as 3 star hotel, Kampi Hotel as 3 star Instagenic Hotel, Amaris Hotel as smart hotel and The Royal Collection (The Samaya Seminyak, The Samaya Ubud and The Kayana). The Samaya and The Kayana is an all luxurious boutique villa that assured guest privacy at each of the villas at the quiet end of Seminyak Beach, facing the Indian Ocean and surrounded by gently sea-breezes and in Ubud area, spectacularly located amid the rice fields and verdant hillside of Bali’s famous Ayung River. Each Hotel is unique, but provides the same high quality of standard of service, excellent facilities and relaxing environment.

For further information regarding this release, please contact:

Prita Gero

Asst Corp. Marcomm Manager

Santika Indonesia Hotels & Resorts

081280700538 / (021) 2700027 ext 154

pritagero@santika.com