Free Wi-Fi an indoor pool and Pontianak Convention Centre next door are what bring travelers to Kota Baru. Opened in 2015 the contemporary Kota Baru has 137 rooms in a 10-floor building. Rooms feature air conditioning bathrobes in-room safes desks mini-bars coffee/tea makers free Wi-Fi and flat-panel TVs with satellite channels. Non-smoking rooms are available and some rooms have city views. The hotel restaurant offers 24-hour room service plus a bar and lounge. Take a lap or two around the indoor pool. The hotel also offers a coin-op laundry business center (use for a fee) concierge services bell services and free parking. Kota Baru is located next to the Pontianak Convention Centre a half-mile from the Rumah Betang traditional long house and a little less than two miles west of the Kapuas River. The Pontianak Zoo is four miles southeast and the Equator Monument is seven miles north of the hotel. If you're coming from Supadio International Airport the hotel is 10 miles northwest.