4 Best Homestays In Bogor, Indonesia - Updated 2024

Tina S.
Tina S. 
Contributing Writer
| 3 min read

Bogor, formerly known as Buitenzorg, is a charming city in West Java province that’s 55 km (34.18 mi) away from Jakarta. It was established in 1745 as an important hill station by its Dutch colonizers. Its magnificent gardens, delightful attractions, and pleasant weather make it one of the best family destinations in this part of Asia. Travelers venture here to see Kebun Raya Bogor, one of the world’s most beautiful botanical gardens. It boasts 87 ha (214.98 ac) of the country’s floral collection. Its neighbor, Bogor Palace, is a former residence of Dutch leaders that’s now one of Indonesia’s presidential palaces. You can also shop at Botani Square or try fun rides at The Jungle Fest. You will need cozy lodging after a long day of exploring the city’s offerings. Check out the best homestays in Bogor, Indonesia, from our list below.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 31, 2024.

1. Hostel Bogor (from USD 9)

Hostel Bogor offers simple but home-style accommodations suitable for solo travelers or couples. Its non-smoking rooms can accommodate up to two guests and offer comfortable beds for a restful sleep. The bathroom is shared and features either a shower or a tub.

Guests have access to a fully stocked communal kitchen where they can cook their meals. There’s a landscaped garden and terrace on the property if you want some fresh air. The place also features a dining area and a lounge where you can mingle with the other guests.

For those who wish to explore, the homestay is just a 12-minute drive to Bogor Botanical Gardens and Bogor Presidential Palace.

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Hostel Bogor

8.8 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: Jalan Narasoma 3 No 5, Indraprasta 1, Bantarjati, Bogor Utara
2.5 km (1.6 mi) from Bogor Botanical Gardens

Internet services WiFi Available Free WiFi Shared kitchen Shared lounge/TV area

2. RedDoorz near Exit Toll Tanah Baru Bogor (from USD 10)

Looking for a place to rest after exploring the nearby parks, PETA Museum, and Bogor Botanical Gardens? Then RedDoorz near Exit Toll Tanah Baru Bogor should be your top choice. It offers double and deluxe rooms for small families with kids.

The simple and neat rooms are equipped with basic comforts, such as a large double bed that sleeps two adults and a kid, a private bathroom, and a flat-screen TV. Free Wi-Fi is at your disposal, too. Here, you can also relish a delicious American breakfast to fuel your day. Guests have access to a garden terrace, and there are lots of communal areas for lounging.

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RedDoorz near Exit Toll Tanah Baru Bogor

7.9 User Rating Wifi Available

Address: Jalan Pangeran Sogiri, Tanah Baru , Kec.Bogor Utara, Baranang Siang, Bogor, Indonesia, 16154
4.06 km (2.6 mi) from Bogor Botanical Gardens

Parking 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Free parking Internet services WiFi Available

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3. De Salak Homestay (from USD 13)

Experience living in rustic lodging in jungle-like surroundings when you opt for De Salak Homestay. You can choose either a deluxe room that hosts three guests or a three-bedroom villa that welcomes up to fourteen people. The structure is made of wood and native palm materials, giving it a local flair. The stunning mountain scenery seen from an expansive sun terrace and wide windows of the homestay compensates for the lack of Wi-Fi and air-conditioning.

This place is 8.4 km (5.22 mi) from Seribu Waterfall and 19.3 km (11.99 mi) from Nangka Waterfall. If you would rather stay at the accommodation, there is an outdoor pool where you can take a dip while appreciating the scenic view. The on-site restaurant serves an Asian breakfast, brunch, and dinner in a buffet or a la carte style.

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De Salak Homestay

7.4 User Rating

Address: Gn. Sari Pamijahan Bogor, Jawa Barat 16810 ciparay rt03/rw08 gn.sari pamijahan bogor
17.45 km (10.9 mi) from Bogor Botanical Gardens

Parking Restaurant Room service 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Terrace Airport shuttle Fishing

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4. Villa Angkasa (from USD 44)

Located near a parachute landing area, Villa Angkasa provides family-style lodgings for large groups of travelers. All units have tiled floorings, spacious rooms, and a variety of leisure offerings. The property features a manicured garden and a huge outdoor pool.

The units can host from 7 to 18 guests with a wide variety of villas to choose from. The rooms are provided with thick cushioned beds and flat-screen satellite TVs. The villas are equipped with a living room, a dining area, and a kitchen for meal preparation. You can choose a unit that offers a balcony, a private pool, or a gazebo for your unwinding needs.

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Villa Angkasa

Wifi Available

Address: Jl. Merah Delima RT.001/010, Desa Cibereum, Kecamatan Cisarua
19.76 km (12.3 mi) from Bogor Botanical Gardens

Parking Garden Family rooms Free parking Internet services Hiking WiFi Available Outdoor pool

Relax in the beauty of Bogor

Though there is a limited number of homestays in Bogor to choose from, they offer a lot of exciting features that will make you come back for more. These properties complement the beautiful surroundings of the city. Whether you are traveling solo or with the whole clan, you’ll find a suitable homestay in Bogor that will suit your needs.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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Tina is a free-spirited writer and traveler. She likes to experience unfamiliar places, cuisines, and scenery. She prefers beaches to mountains though as she is afraid of heights. Visiting museums,...Read more

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