November 2015: Alila Hotels & Resorts have recently established their new unit in Solo. This is an urban retreat that’s both tradition-inspired and technology driven. Alila Solo is poised to claim an iconic position on Solo’s skyline, offering access to the many cultural and natural wonders of Java. Here the Hotel presents a large event space, an unmatched rooftop bar and a lavish lifestyle venue to wine, dine and socialize. Providing 255 rooms and suites, all with great city views, this is the city’s first luxury hotel of International standard that has been designed to include subtle Javanese nuances. Each room showcases an exclusively commissioned batik design. Alila Solo offers a private hanging garden terrace with plunge pool, 14 spectacular city-centre spaces, two ballrooms, and a perfect wedding or meeting venue. Guests of Alila Solo will be able to soak up the atmosphere of the city’s morning market while shopping for souvenirs and enjoy cooking class offered by the hotel. Alila Solo provides an excellent base for those with wanderlust for the ‘spirit of Java’.