Jakarta, Indonesia’s massive capital, sits on the northwest coast of the island of Java. A historic mix of cultures – Javanese, Malay, Chinese, Arab, Indian and European – has influenced its architecture, language and cuisine. The old town, Kota Tua, is home to Dutch colonial buildings, Glodok (Jakarta’s Chinatown) and the old port of Sunda Kelapa, where traditional wooden schooners dock.
This sophisticated high-rise hotel is 6 km from Central Jakarta, and 7 km from both the National Museum of Indonesia and Taman Ismail Marzuki, an art, culture and science center.
Featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, the stylish rooms come with free Wi-Fi and flat-screens, as well as minibars and coffeemakers. Upgraded rooms include sitting areas, while suites add separate living rooms, private gyms and steam rooms. An upgraded suite offers 2 bedrooms and a grand piano. Butler service is available.
Address: Raffles Jakarta Ciputra Word 1, Jl. Prof. DR. Satrio No.3-5, RT.18/RW.4, Karet Kuningan, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 12940, Indonesia
An 11-minute walk from the buzzy Mall Taman Anggrek, this unassuming hotel with modern styling is 6 km from Museum Nasional Indonesia and 7 km from the landmark Monumen Nasional obelisk.
Informal rooms come with free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, in addition to desks. Room service is available.
A complimentary breakfast buffet is served in a bright cafe that has a terrace. Other amenities include meeting spaces and off-street parking.
Amid shops and eateries on a tree-lined street in the business district, this polished hotel lies off the Jakarta Inner Ring Road. It’s also 31 km from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport.
Warm rooms feature Wi-Fi, plus flat-screens, tea and coffeemakers, and minibars. Suites add sofas; 1- and 2-bedroom suites have separate living areas. Room service is offered 24/7.
Breakfast is free. There are 4 restaurants, as well as an outdoor pool, a spa and a gym. Other amenities include karaoke, valet parking and an airport shuttle. Convention facilities for up to 3,000 people are available.
Address: Jl. Jend. Gatot Subroto Kav. 71-73, Pancoran, RT.8/RW.8, Menteng Dalam, Tebet, Kota Jakarta Selatan, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 12870, Indonesia
This downtown hotel in a striking, contemporary building is a 2-minute walk from Sudirman train station, 1.1 km from Plaza Indonesia shopping center and 3 km from the imposing Monumen Nasional.
The hip, colorful rooms feature free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and rain showers. Upgraded rooms add tea and coffeemakers, and some have city views.
Amenities include free breakfast, a casual restaurant/lounge and a business center.
Address: Jalan Blora No.20, Menteng, RT.2/RW.6, Menteng, Kota Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10310, Indonesia
Flanked by casual eateries, this streamlined budget hotel is 2 km from Stasiun Sudirman, 3 km from Taman Suropati park and 7 km from the National Monument, an obelisk commemorating Indonesian independence.
Laid-back rooms with provide complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and minifridges, as well as tea and coffeemaking facilities. Room service is available 24/7.
Parking is free. There’s an airy restaurant with a terrace, plus a simple bar/cafe, a plush lobby lounge and a BBQ area. Other amenities include a spa and karaoke.
Address: Karet, Karet, Setia Budi, Jl. Komando Raya No.19, RT.4/RW.2, Karet, Setiabudi, South Jakarta City, Jakarta 12920, Indonesia
This modern high-rise hotel in downtown Jakarta lies 1.1 km from Jakarta Kota railway station and 7 km from the iconic National Monument.
Simple, stylish rooms and suites feature free Wi-Fi, TVs with cable channels, and tea and coffeemaking facilities. Upgraded rooms include balconies and city views. Suites add living rooms and pull-out sofas; 1 has a dining room, a kitchenette, and 3 bedrooms. Room service is available.
Freebies include breakfast and parking, and there’s a restaurant, a bar, and an outdoor pool with a hot tub. Other amenities include a fitness room, a spa and sauna, as well as a business center.
Address: Jalan Hayam Wuruk No.126, RT.1/RW.6, Mangga Besar, Tamansari, RT.2/RW.6 Mangga Besar Tamansari RT.1/RW.6 Mangga Besar Tamansari, RT.1/RW.6, Mangga Besar, Tamansari, Kota Jakarta Barat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 11180, Indonesia
An 11-minute walk from shopping at Plaza Blok M, this modern, upscale hotel is 9 km from the National Museum of Indonesia and 12 km from the contemporary Istiqlal Mosque.
The bright, stylish rooms offer Wi-Fi, minibars, and tea and coffeemakers. Suites add living areas. Room service is available.
Amenities include an airy restaurant and a lounge. There are also 2 outdoor pools (1 for kids) with a terrace and sunloungers. Parking is available.
Address: Jalan Iskandarsyah Raya No.65, RT.5/RW.2, Melawai, Kebayoran Baru, RT.5/RW.2, Melawai, Kby. Baru, Kota Jakarta Selatan, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 12160, Indonesia
This modern hotel is an 8-minute walk from Gondangdia train station and 1.5 km from Merdeka Square, a large public space which includes the National Monument.
Featuring free Wi-Fi, the minimalist rooms also have flat-screen TVs, minibars, tea and coffeemaking facilities, and safes. Upgraded rooms add couches. Room service is offered 24/7.
There’s a casual restaurant/coffee shop providing international cuisine, plus a chic lounge and a spa. Other amenities include business center and a shuttle to local attractions (fees).
Address: Jalan KH. Wahid Hasyim No.69, Gondangdia, Menteng, RT.1/RW.4, Gondangdia, Menteng, Kota Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10350, Indonesia
This modern hotel, set beside the Kelapa Gading Mall’s 600 shops, lies 11 km from both the National Monument and the Neo-Gothic Jakarta Cathedral, and 12 km from Istiqlal Mosque.
Featuring free Wi-Fi, the relaxed rooms also have flat-screen TVs and sitting areas, as well as minibars and tea and coffee making facilities. Room service is also offered.
Amenities include a free breakfast buffet, a trendy cafe and an outdoor pool, plus a hot tub, a fitness room and a spa. There are also 11 meeting rooms and 2 ballrooms, along with a juice bar and an airport shuttle.
Address: Jalan Bulevar Kelapa Gading Blok M, Kota Jkt Utara, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 14240, Indonesia
Among 9-hectare gardens, this polished business hotel is a 14-minute walk from the National Monument and 10 km from Jakarta Convention Center.
Refined rooms with classical decor feature free Wi-Fi, cable TV, minibars, and tea and coffeemakers, as well as rainfall showerheads. Upgraded rooms add seating areas; 1- to 3-bedroom suites have living rooms and/or kitchens. Some quarters offer club lounge access and 24/7 butler service. Room service is available.
Breakfast and parking are free. Amenities include 4 elegant restaurants, an outdoor pool and a playground, plus a day spa, a gym and tennis courts. There’s also a conference center.
Address: Jl. Lap. Banteng Selatan No.1, Ps. Baru, Sawah Besar, Kota Jakarta Pusat, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 10710, Indonesia