Known as the creative and the cultural center of Java, Indonesia, Yogyakarta is popular to both local and foreign tourists, as it is full of authentic ancient Javanese art and a myriad of amazing and breathtaking spots, like Borobudur and Prambanan. The city is also known for its beautifully crafted, handmade batik and its must-see ancient temples, one of them being the Borobudur Temple, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the largest Buddhist structure in the world. Get to experience the wonders of this city and choose your place to stay from this list of the top 10 boutique hotels in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Check out the details below and book now!
Jogja Village managed by Avalon is an environmentally-friendly hotel that is located amidst lush, tropical Indonesian gardens. Guests can enjoy its on-site swimming pool and restaurant and all rooms come with a very authentic and colorful Javanese-style interior, with air conditioning. Beds are fitted with mosquito nets, plus there is a flat-screen TV, electric kettle and a fully furnished balcony. The en-suite bathroom comes with towels and toiletries and is freshened with flower petals.
The Rumah Mertua Boutique Hotel & Restaurant boasts cozy boutique rooms inside a tropical garden. Enjoy their outdoor pool, surrounded by sun loungers, for an easy tan. All of their air-conditioned rooms feature Javanese decor and come equipped with cable TV, wooden furnishings, bathrooms with hot and cold showers and a minibar. Day trips and car rentals can be arranged at the tour desk and you can experience a traditional oil massage after a day full of adventure in their spa center. Rumah Mertua Garden Restaurant, the on-site restaurant, serves authentic Indonesian cuisine in a romantic garden setting.
Amanjiwo is an Aman resort, built in the hills of central Java, and it offers more than the usual Aman-branded mix of well-thought-out architecture and world-famous luxury. The views from your room are more than breathtaking - it overlooks not just hectares of dense forest, but also a 1,300-year-old Buddhist monument. Amanjiwo has a total of 36 suites, each with its own private pool.
Address: Borobudur, Yogyakarta
Price: from 730 USD
Java Villas Boutique Hotel & Resto boasts a variety of features and amenities, such as a garden, bar, shared lounge and free Wi-Fi throughout the property. All guest rooms come with a seating area, a flat-screen TV, air conditioning, a private bathroom and a complimentary buffet breakfast. You can also relax and enjoy their spa and wellness facilities that include an indoor pool and a hot tub.
Known for showcasing natural elements and local Indonesian culture, the eco-friendly Greenhost Boutique Hotel Prawirotaman truly offers a modern and sleek stay for all types of guest. Guests can enjoy their outdoor pool, restaurant and free Wi-Fi during their stay. Each of the air-conditioned rooms has a very nice design and has been decorated and furnished using sustainable and recycled materials. The rooms feature a seating area and a smart TV with cable channels.
The d'Omah Hotel Yogya is a four-star resort, surrounded by tranquil tropical views and it features five pools, a spa and fitness center, a library, free Wi-Fi and free parking. All of their air-conditioned rooms are situated in restored Javanese houses and feature unique artwork. The rooms also feature flat-screen TVs with international channels, DVD players and private terraces with amazing views of the greenery and comfy outdoor seating.
Lafayette Boutique Hotel features rooms that are elegantly furnished and come with air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, seating areas, and private bathrooms. Bathrobes and slippers are provided for your own comfort. Because the area is a popular cycling area, guests are also allowed free use of their bicycles or car hire. It is just a few kilometers away from the Tugu Monument, the famous Malioboro street and the airport.
Featuring an outdoor pool, a business center and free Wi-Fi access throughout the property, The Edelweiss Hotel is one of the fanciest hotels in Yogyakarta. All of their contemporary rooms are air conditioned and feature a flat-screen TV with cable channels and a minibar, a personal safe and a private bathroom with hot and cold water. From the hotel, it is just a 15-minute drive to the famous Malioboro shopping street and the Adisucipto International Airport, while Mount Merapi is a 45-minute drive away.
Adhisthana Hotel Yogyakarta offers modern accommodation with a very Javanese feel. Each room comes with air conditioning, a flat-screen satellite TV, a private bathroom with hot and cold shower and complimentary toiletries. Their on-site restaurant, the Lawas 613 cafe, serves a variety of well known Indonesian dishes, as well as Western cuisine. It is just a few minutes’ drive away from all of Yogyakarta’s places of interest.
Strategically located, right in the heart of Yogyakarta, the Grand Palace Hotel Yogyakarta boasts very elegant, grand, Roman-inspired decor and will serve you a drink as soon as you arrive. All of their rooms have tea and coffee makers, besides the usual amenities you would expect, such as a TV, air conditioning and private ensuite bathroom. Relax by having a dip in their swimming pool and pay a visit to their Axura Spa, which offers a number of beauty and body treatments.
Enjoy history, culture and modernity in Yogyakarta
Indeed, there are myriad examples of rich history, culture, adventures and experiences that await you when you visit the amazing, yet humble city of Yogyakarta on the island of Java, in Indonesia. Make your visit more worthwhile by staying at these elegant boutique hotels around and near the sprawling city.
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