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Hotel des Indes

Introduction

If we are now talking about Hotel des Indies, it would have been disappeared. For young people may only know Duta Merlin in the area of Harmoni which has become an area of shops and offices. Duta Merlin before was a very famous and prestigious hotel.

This article was written by Siswadhi entitled Death of a Hotel that was already 115 Years Old and published in Inti Sari magazine, June 1988 entitled The Story Batavia Old Jakarta. We translate this article into English in order to be read by every one as promotion of Jakarta Old City tourism.

Hotel des Indes
Hotel des Indes