The Shalimar

The perfect nostalgic getaway.

The Shalimar is a 5-star-boutique hotel located in the beautiful city of Malang. Their story goes way back in the Dutch colonial era. Few decades later, the beautiful building was occupied by RRI Malang for some time. RRI had to move since they needed a bigger building.

The owner was offered this location and was immediately interested in the building which was renovated into a hotel then by the hands of an architect who is famous for his heritage style of interior design. The concept was Indonesian Dutch Hospitality, a colonial heritage concept. A friendly nature of Indonesian people meets historical building with unique art deco interior design.

Speaking about Shalimar’s unique traits, their restaurant, called De Hemel, is a true exquisite experience. In the spirit of promoting Indonesian foods during The Dutch colonialism back then, The Shalimar serves various menu of Holland-inspired, local and Asian cuisines with authentic traditional taste. Stepping into the other side of the corner, there is Zestien Terrace and Lounge with its semi-alfresco setting, overlooking the pool offers “tempoe doeloe” delicatessen, making it a cozy place for a casual get-together over a high tea or some coffee. The hotel also has Soga Boutique, where you can find ethnic and traditional handmade crafts and accessories from local designers. There are also other facilities, such as library, De Tjakra Hall, Taman Aroem Spa, fitness center, swimming pool, and business center. Giving the impression of being in your own home is Shalimar’s pleasure. Their friendly staff offers personal service for the guests in case they need information about local landmarks, destinations, and culinary traits.

The Shalimar realizes that Malang is potentially bringing a lot of opportunities in the hospitality industry. It is one of the favorite places during holidays for most tourists and the market is growing bigger over the years. The guests are mostly domestic tourists from big cities, such as Jakarta and Surabaya, and there are also foreign tourists coming to stay. The majority of them are holiday goers and business travellers. The Shalimar believes many tourists would love to stay at a beautiful historical building with great food and atmosphere with top-notch service. They proclaim these aspects to make sure a remarkable staying experience for everyone from anywhere while also promoting the wonders of Malang city and Indonesia.

The Shalimar
Jalan Cerme 16,
East Java – Indonesia
Phone. +62 341 324 989

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