Promenade Hotels & Resort Bintulu shaping up at Bintulu Sentral, behind Farley supermarket.

It is no longer mere rumour. Promenade Hotel & Resorts when contacted confirmed the tall building quickly shaping up behind Farley supermarket is the hotel chains first hotel in Bintulu and Sarawak.

Artist impression of Promenade hotel Bintulu. (Photo: Promenade Hotel & Resorts)

Artist impression of Promenade hotel Bintulu. (Photo: Promenade Hotel & Resorts)

“Yes, it is! Promenade Hotel is heading to Bintulu, Sarawak and we’re glad to hear that it became “talk of the town!”, the hotel said, in a reply to Bintulu Weekly query.

A short post at the hotel website indicates it will be a 3-star hotel with 188 rooms and suites, slated for opening in 2014.

Promenade Hotel & Resorts, a Sabah based hotel chain currently has two 4-star rated hotels in the state – located at Kota Kinabalu and Tawau.

Promenade Hotel Fujian, China, a 3-star with 150 rooms and suites is the chain only hotel abroad.