Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia and is renowned for a mix of different cultures. In the city, evidence of its Javanese, Chinese, Malay, Indian, Arab, and European culture can be found in the diverse cuisine of the city and its fascinating architecture. Head to Kota Tua, the old town of the city, which is home to Dutch colonial buildings. Also enjoy Jakarta’s Chinatown, Glodok with its quaint restaurants and Sunda Kelapa, the old port of the city, where traditional wooden schooners can be seen. Families will love Dunia Fantasi, an amusement park with an international theme, where roller coasts, flues, interactive slides, and shows can be enjoyed.
Visit Ancol Dreamland, set right on the beach and with many hotels, a theme park, golf course, and water-based rides. One of the most popular attractions in Jakarta is the Taman Mini Indonesia Indah (Beautiful Indonesia Miniature Park) which brings to life miniature replicas of famed architecture in the city, as well as museums about Indonesian culture and beautiful gardens. The Jakarta History Museum, or Batavia Museum, can be visited in the Old Town of the city and has exhibits relating to the history of Jakarta. Also of interest is the National Museum of Indonesia, with its archaeological displays, including statues, coins, and ceramics. While in the city, stay in comfort and affordability in one of the capsule hotels in Jakarta. Enjoy viewing a selection of these hotels below.
Teduh Hostel is located just a five-minute walk from Kota Railway Station, a three-minute walk to the historic Old Town and a 45-minute drive from Soekarno Hatta International Airport. Free wireless Internet is provided throughout the property. Rooms are air-conditioned and they share a bathroom with a shower. There are a snack bar and a bar on the property serving light meals and refreshing drinks. There is also a minimarket just a three-minute walk from the hostel for daily requirements.
Teduh Hostel Kota Tua
Address: Jalan Pintu Besar Selatan No 82M
Price: from 5 USD
Laundry Fax/photocopying Shared kitchen Lockers Non-smoking rooms Air conditioning Ironing service Luggage storage
Wonderloft Hostel is located just 2 km (1.2 miles) from Mangga Dua Square and a 2.4 km (1.5-mile) drive from Dunia Fantasi Amusement Park. The closest airport is Halim Perdanakusuma Airport, a 16 km (10-mile) drive from the hostel. A free tour bus takes guests into the nearby city center to enjoy the sights of the city. All rooms in the hostel share bathrooms and a shared kitchen are available for cooking simple daily meals. There is also a rooftop terrace where guests can relax and socialize and can also enjoy a game on the billiard table available to guests. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hostel.
Address: Jl. Bank No 6 & 8
Price: from 7 USD
Process in place to check health of guests Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Ticket service Business centre Contactless check-in/check-out Evening entertainment Sun terrace
HomieStay is located in Pantal Indah Kapuk, with many restaurants and cafes in its surrounds. It is a 10 km (6-mile) drive from Dunia Fantasi Amusement Park, Mangga Dua Square, and Soekarno Hatta Airport. The National Museum of Indonesia is an 11 km (7-mile) drive away. The hotel offers capsule-style accommodation with comfortable beds. Some rooms feature a balcony or terrace. Breakfast is included in the stay and a shared kitchen is available for simple cooking. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel.
Address: Town House Cordoba no 16. Bukit Golf Mediterania. Pantai Indah Kapuk
Price: from 7 USD
Capsule Hotel Old Batavia is conveniently located in the center of Jakarta, a two-minute drive from Cikini Station. The hotel is a 10-minute drive from the Grand Indonesia Shopping Mall, Gambir Station and Plaza Indonesia. One hour’s drive away is the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport. This hotel offers windowless capsule pods with air conditioning and shared bathrooms. There are also regular rooms with en-suite bathrooms and flat-screen cable TV. Enjoy traditional Indonesian cuisine in the Old Batavia Café. The hotel also offers a terrace and a guest lounge.
Capsule Hostel Old Batavia
Address: Jalan Cikini Raya No. 60Z-AA
Price: from 6 USD
Designated smoking area Gift shop Barber/beauty shop Evening entertainment Concierge service Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Entertainment staff WiFi
The Packer Lodge is located a 15-minute drive from Mangga Dua Square, a 45-minute drive from Soekarno-Hatta International Airport and only a 15-minute stroll from Kuta Tua. All rooms come with air-conditioning and dormitories feature shared bathrooms. There are also regular guest rooms available in the hotel. There is a terrace for outdoor relaxation and a shared kitchen for basic daily cooking.
Enjoy exploring historic Jakarta
With its mix of cultures and fascinating architecture and tasty cuisine, visitors can enjoy a comfortable and affordable stay in the many capsule hotels in Jakarta, Indonesia.
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