Situated in the heart of Javanese civilization and steeped in culture while offering stunning mountain scenery and the unrivaled hospitality of locals, Yogyakarta is a most attractive venue to hold Meetings and Conventions. This city has both well-known national and international hotel chains that provide facilities for conferences and meetings. Yogyakarta’s Hotels and Restaurants Association (PHRI) records that there are 36 starred hotels (from one to five stars) and over 200 non-starred hotels. The number does not include over 500 hotels that are not registered at Yogyakarta’s Hotel Association (PHRI). The numbers thus indicate that Yogyakarta is able to provide 1,500 rooms of starred hotels and over 1,700 rooms of non-starred hotels.
This city boasts the Jogja Expo Center, Convention and Exhibition Hall dedicated to the holding of MICE activities both national and internationally. Jogja Expo Center or JEC is an exhibition and conference hall of 17,090 square meters built by the government of Yogyakarta. JEC occupies 5.4 hectares of land where are also located a shopping mall, restaurants, and warehouses. The Center has complete facilties under one roof to support MICE activities. It is possible to hold Heavy Equipment Exhibition here since its floor can carry a load of 10 tons per sq.meter.
The exhibition area is 144 meters x 60 meters and has a ceiling height of 8.8meters
A number of large exhibitions have been successfully held in this venue, including: the 3rd Texcraft 2007, Jogja Furniture Show 2008, Kompas-Gramedia Fair 2008. JEC Complex is only 15 minute-drive from the airport and easily reachable from any corner of Yogyakarta. It also has a spacious parking lot and helipad.
Adress: Jl.Raya Janti Yogyakarta
Telephone: +62 (0274) 451001
Hotels with Meeting and Convention facilities the following:
Sheraton Mustika Yogyakarta Resort and Spa
The Sheraton has a grand ballroom with a capacity for 1,500 guests, and can be divided into 7 meeting rooms. This hotel offers complete services for MICE activities. There are also 3 (three) meeting rooms: the Adipati, the Senopati and the Patih where each can take 60 persons. The hotel also provides 246 rooms, with 18 rooms with direct access to the swimming pool.
Laksda Adisucipto Km.8,7 Yogyakarta
Telephoe: +(62)(274) 488588
Fax : (62)(274) 484589
Meliá Purosani Hotel
Yogyakarta’s cultural legacy creates an extraordinary environment for imaginative meetings and conferences. With its good communication facilities, secretarial support services, splendid function rooms and dedicated services, the Meliá Purosani provides an unparalleled corporate base. Among the facilities are five meeting rooms for 60-95 seats theatre-style , while the Amarta Ballroom can seat 650 participants, and includes a pre-function area. The grand ballroom can be divided into two separate rooms and each can be available for separate meetings.
Jl.Suryotomo No.31 Yogyakarta
Telephone: (62)274 589 521/(62) 274 589 523
Fax: (62) 274 588071/ (62) 274 588071
Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta Hotel
Successful and inspiring large meetings, conferences, and conventions happen with innovative meeting facilities, flexible exhibit space, stylish guest rooms and stunning locales. You can also achieve big results from small meetings with the range and flexibility of Hyatt’s facilities, including executive boardrooms and conference rooms designed especially for small meetings.
Jl. Palagan Tentara Pelajar, Yogyakarta 55581
Telephone: +62 274 86 9123
Fax: +62 274 86 9588
Inna Garuda Yogyakarta
Inna Garuda is strategically located in the heart of Yogyakarta and has 17 convention rooms for MICE events (meetings, incentive, conference, and events). From complete meeting facilities and sophisticated audio-visual equipment to dedicated and professional staff, Inna Garuda is the perfect choice when planning a conference for up to 800 invited guests, or executive meetings.
Malioboro No.60, Yogyakarta 59271
Telephone: +62 0274 566322
Fax: +62 02754 512 114
Santika Premiere Jogja Hotel
Bestowed with a rich variety of classic Javanese ornaments, this four-star hotel is considered one of the city’s most inspiring properties. Only 20 minutes away from the airport, 10 minutes from the main shopping centers and 5 minutes from the train station, Hotel Santika Premiere Jogja offers all the facilities and convenience that the modern traveler has come to expect. Equipped with audio visual and presentation equipment,the Meeting and Banquet facilities have been designed to cater for any type of conference and convention activities.The Yogyakarta Ballroom can accomodates up to 400 people.Business and leisure travelers alike will find this hotel a comfortable place to work, rest or play before moving onwards across Java and beyond.
Jl.Jend.Sudirman No. 19 Jogjakarta 55233
Telephone: (62-274) 563036/ (62-274) 562743
Fax: (62-274) 563669
Web : http://www.santika.com/jogja-premiere.php
Hotel Grand Quality Yogyakarta
Grand Quality hotel Yogyakarta offers a whole range of international standard facilities to business and leisure travelers. Its business facilities, conference and banqueting service are organized with full attention and Extra Care. The Hotel has 3 Ballroom, and 7 other function room as well as a poolside area that can accomodate various type of MICE and other event activities 160 Deluxe Rooms including Executive Floor, 3 Executive Suites, 2 Business Suites, 2 Honeymoon Suites, 2 Junior Suites and 1 Presidential Suite with Jacuzzi . All rooms are at least 37,5 sq.m and have electronic controlled Air-conditioning, Radio and Lighting System, Private Marble Bathroom, remote control color T.V. with satellite channels and IDD Telephone .
Jl.Adisucipto 48, PO BOX 82, Yogyakarta
Telephone: +62 274 485 005
Fax : 62-271 489 009
Hotel Sahid Raya Yogyakarta
Multitude of Special Facilities, Equipment and Services for meeting, Party and Social events equipped with five meeting roomf for up to 400 guests. Swimming pool and other game rooms ensure to refresh the mind. Along with the sort of unfailing hospitality that’s traditional in this legendary city.
Jl. Babarsari no.2 , Yogyakarta
Telephone: +62 274 488888
Fax: +62 274 487688
Source: Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy, Republic of Indonesia