Ibis Budget Makassar Airport, the first at Makassar was inaugurated by the Deputy Governor of South Sulawesi Agus Arifin Nu'mang on Monday (21/4). Hotel Ibis Budget Makassar Airport is located in the terminal of Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport Makassar. Also present on that day , M. Hatta Rahman, Regent of Maros , Suratto Siswodihardjo as Commissioner of Angkasa Pura Airports and Tommy Soetomo as President Director of Angkasa Pura Airports. The inauguration was marked with a ribbon cutting and signing inscription by the Vice Governor of South Sulawesi .
Hotel Ibis Budget Makassar Airport has 2,095 m2 with 121 rooms . Carrying the budget concept this hotel provides facilities such as meeting rooms, breakfast area , internet corner and free internet access to all areas of the hotel. Cocoon rooms design at Ibis Budget hotel offer ergonomic and innovative style and bed type that can be adjusted with consumer needs, single bed, double bed and even triple beds. The cocoon design rooms has also won several competitions hotel rooms in Europe, so could provide the comfortable rooms and modern but still affordable .
"With the opening of Ibis Budget Makassar Airport is expected to increase the service of passenger aircraft at Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport. " said Agus Arifin Nu'mang . " Airport facilities more complete with the International hotel brand. Surely the future , will increase the investment and tourists activities to visit this city." he continued to explain .
Hotel Ibis Budget Makassar Airport is the second hotel that operated by Angkasa Pura Hotels . Where previously Hotel Ibis Budget Surabaya Airport in Juanda International Airport has operated since 2013. Hotel Ibis Budget Makassar Airport will concentrate with transit passengers at Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport that in 2013 has reached 2.2 million people . The increase of passengers each year reach 14 % and estimation in 2014 will reach 10.9 million people, of which 3 million people who use this airport is transit passenger.