Kedaton Wetan Banyuwangi Granted as Best Homestay at East Java Tourism Awards 2021
TIMESINDONESIA, JAKARTA – Banyuwangi should be very proud for not only some of their tourism destination that granted some award at East Java Tourism Award 2021 but also one of the homestay in the city, the Kedaton Wetan Homestay. East Java Tourism Award is an event hold by the local government of East Java to appreciate those who do the best in running their business either in tourism industry or hospitality industry.
"It wasn’t intended to follow the event, we were just putting our name there for formality, but then we got the first place, it was so shocking," Fikri the owner of Kedaton Wetan said after receiving the award during the awarding night at Grand Mercure Malang Mirama, Malang, East Java on Sunday (12/12/2021).
The homestay which located at Dusun Kedaleman, RT 02 RW 04, Kemiren, Glagah, Banyuwangi has such a exotic atmosphere of Majahapit, a local kingdom back then. It has a gallery and a little museum containing the Kemiren heirloom and artifacts. "Those were meant to preserve the local culture and history of Banyuwangi," Fikri added.
Meanwhile Khofifah, the Governor of East Java appreciate the event much. In her opinion this event will is a new way to find new face to conserve the local culture and use it to the most for the good of the country. "It will support them to be someone who has more confident morally and mentally to face the global market," she said.
The achievement has brought another positive vibe for the management. With this being said, Kedaton Wetan Homestay Banyuwangi commits to maintain their place to be better and highlight the local culture on every corner of the homestay (*)
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