Hotel History

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The first owner of this Hotel is W.H.C. Van Deeterkom and design by Indische Empire Stijl.

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The first owner of this Hotel is W.H.C. Van Deeterkom and design by Indische Empire Stijl.

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Change the style of building, design by Prof. G.P. Wolf Schoemaker and his student Ir. Soekarno (ex President of Indonesia).

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Change the style of building, design by Prof. G.P. Wolf Schoemaker and his student Ir. Soekarno (ex President of Indonesia).

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In 1987 this Hotel was operate by Aerowisata, and until now was doing partial renovation.

Martel Hotel

Now Grand Hotel Preanger

In 1884, when the Priangan planters (plantation owners in Priangan) to be working in agriculture and plantations around the city of Bandung - formerly named Priangan - they began to frequently come to stay and vacation in Bandung.

Their needs are provided by a store at Groote Postweg Road (now Jalan Asia Afrika). But then the store went bankrupt, so in 1897 by a Dutchman named WHC Van Deeterkom store was converted into a hotel and named Hotel Preanger Later in 1920 turned into Grand Hotel Preanger.

Over the past quarter-century Grand Hotel Preanger Indische Empire style architecture of the pride of the Dutch people in the city of Bandung, and eventually renovated and redesigned in 1929 by CP Wolff Schoemaker assisted by his disciple, Ir. Soekarno (former first President). His name became more well known, both inside and outside the country and be a pride for the community at the time when they stay at the hotel. Grand Preanger experienced many change management, among others, by NV Saut, C.V. Haruman, P.D. Kertawisata and finally in 1987 until now managed by PT.Aerowisata.

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