Hotel Pontian starts its operations on the 25th January 2005 in Pontian. A district where also know as The Most Southern Tip of Mainland Asia. Calinta Maju Sdn. Bhd., also one of the chain in WFC That already and still investing in the development and tourism project in Pontian which drive to a new era.
The founder of Calinta Maju Sdn. Bhd, Mr. Kamarulzaman B. Hj. Md. Yunos, a businessman together with his friends, Mr. Albert Chong Kwek Kien and Mr. Wong Yew Choon convinced the government, local and tourist that there is a need for star rated hotel in Pontian. It has been proved by now where, with the hotel is ready, its operations reached up to 85% in room occupancy. In 5 years time, Calinta Maju Sdn. Bhd- Hotel Pontian will open up the tourism market from in and out of Malaysia which will bring good return.Calinta Maju Sdn. Bhd was established by 5th of February 2001 with RM 500,000 capital for hotel development and tourist project, where it fully completed by end of 2004.
The Hotel Pontian development project is very important due to the announcement RAMSAR (Taman Negara Johor) on 11 June 2005 at Pulau Kukup, Tanjung Piai and Sungai Pulai Forest Reserve, also followed the mega project of Tanjung Bin Power, Tanjung Pelepas which located about 30 km from Hotel Pontian. All these projects bring in at least 15,000 workers comprising of executive, managers and consultants to Pontian.
Calinta Maju Sdn. Bhd and WFC group’s partners are now ready for the next phase, that is too developed and to build a 5 star rated hotel in Pusat Perdagangan Pontian within the next 3 years. This new town for Pontian brings new era and big changes, towards the rapid development, and also there will be fisherman jetty under the “Lembaga Kemajuan Ikan-Johor” to be built here. Furthermore, the junction to Johor Bahru, Kukup and Batu Pahat actually going towards Pusat Perdagangan Pontian.
Hotel Pontian provides 68 rooms for accommodations, a restaurant, 2 hall, business center and café with 7 people in management team and 35 workers. Government bodies, private companies and individuals have already used our facilities to conduct meetings, seminars and courses from through out the country. Hotel Pontian also become the place for “long stay guest”, businessman also for wedding packages whether from Johor or ou
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