At Magelang, President Jokowi chose to stay at the Grand Artos Hotel & Convention
President Joko Widodo was on a working visit in Magelang for two days. On arrival at Magelang on Sunday (17/9) yesterday at around 20.30 WIB, President to Grand Artos Hotel & Convention and directly by Central Java Governor Ganjar Pranowo, Pangdam IV Diponegoro Maj. Gen. Tatang Sulaiman, Central Java Police Chief Irjen Pol Condro Kirono, Bupati Magelang Zaenal Arifin SIP and Grand Artos Hotel & Convention Management. After a while, Mr. President walked through the health center of the mall to meet with the Magelang community while eating. The seventh President of the Republic returns to Grand Artos Hotel for rest, he deliberately chooses to stay at the Grand Artos Hotel & Convention by prioritizing Presidential Suite. This type of room does have the most complete facilities with another type, with an area of about 157.7 square meters equipped with 2 bedrooms each with king size bed, kitchen set and dining room, living room and presents the best views in Magelang. According to Assistant Manager Marcomm Grand Artos Hotel, Mardhiana, "There is no special request from Mr. President, only asked for breakfast can be enjoyed in the Presidential Suite dining room". For the choice of menu, Mr. Jokowi prefer to enjoy the traditional menu that is typical; pepes bumbung, salted egg shrimp and some kinds of fried food for dinner, and for breakfast menu is fried rice kampung, stir-fried papaya leaves and teri medan, fried chicken ungkep and pesmol snapper fish. The special snapper pesmol this is a fusion of savory fish snapper in combination with spices and sprinkled with coconut milk, while maintaining the crispy fish fried on a small fire. Grand Artos Hotel itself is often carrying several dishes with special themes, such as the Freshwater Festival which will be the calendar theme during the month of October. The management expressed gratitude that President Jokowi chose to stay at Grand Artos Hotel while in Magelang, Central Java on 17 - 18 September 2017, "This is our best moment to be able to provide special services and facilities to Mr. President Jokowi," added Mardhiana.