On the northwest corner of the most populated island of the world, Java, lies Jakarta, the economic, cultural and political center of Indonesia, a top international tourist destination over the last years. And whilst most of the international hotel chains are present in the city, the growth of tourism created the need for more and of better quality lodgings. In this part of Asia, we have the tradition of homestays, where the owners rent a room or a part of their house to their guests. This is why we did a thorough search and we found and propose to you 10 smart choices for your accommodation. Check out, below, our list of the best homestays in Jakarta, Indonesia.
In the outskirts of the city, this apartment offers you things that are not common among the other lodgings of Jakarta. The private garden and the pool, alongside the gym and the massage service (for only seven dollars per hour), help you relax after your long flight to Indonesia. The owner has also cooperation with a chauffeur for you and is also willing to help you travel by train to the mainland. The building is quiet and offers you the possibility to isolate and relax, or just to be the place for you to regain your strength for the next days of your journey.
Oasis in Central Jakarta 2Central Jakarta, Jakarta, IndonesiaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsloved the house & the interior especially the pool area and the bedroomthere is a small swimming pool that i appreciate especially when the day gets hotbeautiful rooms and house in a tropical settingclean and well equippedclean stylish and friendlybathroom is clean room is very spaciousthe space is clean quite and comfortablethe house was clean and very cozy
Host:staff wfawfa was quite helpfulservice was great as their staffs were very friendly and helpfula great host gave timely airport pick upthe staff was very kind and always available to help us outthe staff is extremely kind and helpfulRead more reviewsclose to grand indonesia and mentengnice apartment with a great location (approxthe place is really nice and really close to universitas indonesiaamazing place to stay beautifully designed and truly an oasis in the middle of the citygood neighbourhood close to the trainstation very central thank you hermann and team for being amazing hosts
Great location right next to the airport, this private room serves perfectly as a transit solution. The room is clean and the hosts are really helpful and nice. Even if you need accommodation for a few hours or for a bit more, this place is an excellent solution. The wi-fi also helps you monitor your flight and avoid any delays. Last but not least, homemade breakfast and treats are there for you when needed!
Transit House. KingBed.Wifi.
Top guest reviewsthe wifi signal was goodroom was private ac and wifi were greatthe mattress is very comfortablethe breakfast was delicious and there is water tea and coffee in your roomthe room has ac but it's above the cupboard so takes a while to cool down the roomthe bed was comfortable the sheets and towels were clean and smelled really goodthe room is clean and u can have every basic things u need therehouse is very clean and feels like home herethis place is quiet clean and outstanding hospitalitythe room was very clean and located in a very safe place
Host:friendly family good service and fast responsesawesome hosts and i definetely recommendvery friendly people they make you feel like at homefriendly and very accommodatinghe was very friendly and he spoke english very wellRead more reviewsnice location near to the airportgreat location near the airportit's very close to the airport and in a quiet calm locationexcellent place to stay if you want to be located near the airporthis house is perfectly located close to the airport and really confortable
At the same property as the first homestay option mentioned in our list, this newly renovated apartment comes to complete this relaxing experience. With a queen-size bed and immediate access to the pool, you can really relax, while enjoying all the amenities of the property described earlier. The whole building is squeaky clean and the hosts are easy to find and helpful with whatever you ask. And since there are two great rooms in this property, why not have some friends join you?
Oasis in Central Jakarta 1Central Jakarta, Jakarta, IndonesiaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsvery convient quiet and authentic neighborhood room is nice and ac is very appreciatedhidden gem great ambience and comfort bedthe room was clean air conditioned and complete with guides for jakartaherman's place is really nice there is a pool and a nice communal kitchen where we made our breakfasttv provided with good channels to keep u companied in the roomclean room and cool villavery nice and clean placethe room was clean and tidythe room is clean and comfy toilet is hugea cosy clean and comfortable place to stay
Host:the host is responsive and helpfulthe owner is responsive and always make sure to give his best assistancethe staff are very nice and helpfulthe house staff ary was really greatherman and the staff are also wonderfulRead more reviewsgood location in jakartathe neighborhood is very conveniently located and although it’s a lively neighborhood the apartment is very quietthis place is an amazing place literally an oasis in central jakartabeautifully furnished and spacious rooms and central houseoasis is a great place for staycation di central jakarta
The host, Hery, and his family try to give a real home experience to you and they are always there to help. The apartment is clean, spacious and quiet, in a residential area with several options for food around, even a 24-hour McDonalds in walking distance. You need to take into consideration that the bathroom is shared but that it is also part of the experience that this is your home for the time being! You will have full access to the whole house, which includes a fully equipped kitchen and washing machine. But most of all, it will be your interaction with the hosts that will make this experience a really good one!
Heryson Bnb, Feels like HomeKembangan, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta, Indonesia
Top guest reviewscomfortable bed good wifi - we were satisfiedthe spaceious room provides ac and a nice breakfast is includedthey gave us few tips about the city and amazing breakfastclean and nice place to stay inroom and bathroom is very cleanthe house is clean and lovelyhery's place is clean comfortable and easy to findhery's house are very clean
Host:hery was an amazing hosthery is a very helpful hosthery is a nice host he is friendly and kindmr hery is communicative and friendlyhery was a wonderful host very communicative and stayed up to make sure i found the apartment okayRead more reviewshery's place is located in a safe and quiet neighborhoodhery's place is situated in a quite neighbourhood and is easily accessiblewe just spend one night in hery's place but it was really comgortable and nice
Combining indoor and outdoor space and also having almost 300 square feet (27 square meters) on your own, this hidden gem provides a calm and relaxing experience. Away from the noise and the traffic, with enough privacy, breakfast, the pool, and a king-size bed, you can regain your power after the long trip or even a big day of sightseeing. With all the western amenities and at the same time an Asian character in the interior design, this room includes the best of both worlds.
Guest Bedroom in a Hidden City Oasis of Jakarta.Pasar Minggu, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta, Indonesia
Top guest reviewsi appreciated the little things like the wifi dongle and various documentation that noran made for her guestsrooftop with great view cozy library awesome swimming pool detailed and relaxing bedroom most comfortable place everi really liked the house the furniture and decoration its just like the pictures and it feels really comfortablewe’re so lucky to be able to book her room on such great valuewill definitely come back for the cats (and dogs) the home-made breakfast noran made is lovely as wellclean friendly and beautifulher house was fantastic and extremely cleanit was a nice stay in noran's house the place is clean well decorated and cozynoran home very clean eco friendly instagramable :)the place is clean and nice interior and convenient with all the facilities
Host:she was so lovely and kind personamazing host amazing cool placenoran is super friendly host she provide us with great hospitalityshe has been very kind accommodating & welcoming from the moment we booked until we checked outnoran as the host was very friendlyRead more reviewslocationthe location is amazinghouse location is actually easy to reachthe location is very cosy and safenoran's place is perfectly amazinga must place to visit for animal lovers
Right in the heart of Jakarta and only 100 meters (109 yards) from Jala Jaksa, this group of apartments is a real value for money. The location is great, right next to the action and at the same time, the entrance is on a quiet street, keeping the noise away. Either for a single traveler or for two, the room provides a private entrance and bathroom, Wi-fi and the hosts are super friendly and willing to help with any issue or question.
Nina House-Kebon Sirih, Jaksa.Room8Menteng, Jakarta Pusat (Central Jakarta) , Special Capital Region of Jakarta, Indonesia
Top guest reviewsthe aircon and wifi was really good almost the best wifi we had in indonesiathe room was comfortable and air conditionedthe air conditioning works charms bathroom is cleani think the fan was very vulnable because i was not trying to brakeeverything is good except for the wifi since it cannot reach my roomgood clean basic place to staynina's place was very clean and tidysmall room but very cleanthe room was very cleanthe room was very clean
Host:hosts were very helpfulthe reception was pleasant and helpfulstaff were really friendly and helpfuland the host was really nicethe host was very friendly and obligingRead more reviewsthe location was ideal for me as my destination was within walking distancelocation is interesting feeling of a village within the citythe location of this house is really amazed meit's pretty easy to get to with the damri bus from the airportthe room is really good located in a quiet area
This little studio is an ideal choice. In a short walking distance from Monas and Gambir station, this one-bedroom offers the proximity needed for a traveler who would search for a real value-for-money option. Most importantly, the room is really clean and also the communication with the hosts is really good. At the end of the day, after a long day and a hot shower, the bed is comfortable and the lack of Wi-Fi helps you relax even more.
Good place to stay in townJakarta, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta, Indonesia
Top guest reviewsthere isnt wifi but its okay because sim cards are really cheapno wifi but it wasn't a problem since i was mostly awayvery cosy room everythings was great but u just need your own internet because they didnt provide thatthe bed was really comfortable and there was aircon too so i slept really wellthe room is as described and is neat and has the basic facilitiesit is clean green and as the same as advertisedbathroom is very cleanthe room is nice clean and peacefulthe room was clean and comfortableclean place perfect for one night
Host:fauqi is a nice hostfauqi is a good hostfaqui is a very kind hostdyah and fauqi was very responsivefauqi is a great host and went out of the way to help me retrieve my delayed baggageRead more reviewsgreat location - close to train stationsit the best location to visit central jakartathe location is not bad quite close to gambir stationgood location and safety housethe place is 15 minutes walking from gambir station so it's easy to reach from the airport
Right at the beginning of the outskirts at the south part of the city, you may find this fully equipped private getaway. The room offers a large bed and a private bathroom but it’s the rest of the building that provides you almost everything. From a fully equipped kitchen, to dining rooms with TV and coffee tables, a very cozy swimming pool and a nice and spacious barbecue area. This is a good option for bigger groups of people that would easily hang around all together around the pool or the garden.
Bonavista Exclusive Rooms Lebak BulusCilandak, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta, Indonesia
As a part of a large villa complex near the city center, this apartment’s atmosphere is a fusion of Asian elements with Latin American character. The owners have thought of every little detail for your stay, so you don’t need to bother about anything, from your security, the breakfast and the fully equipped kitchen, to your workout at the gym and the pool area. The interaction with the other guests is encouraged, as the complex has many common areas, although you don’t have to worry about your privacy. This is why even locals use it as a short getaway!
Latin Studio (CoHaus)Kebayoran Lama, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta, Indonesia
Top guest reviewsfor the room facility was completed with refrigerator kitchen set and very good wifi connectionvery clean amazing design and we love that coffee and basic breakfast is provided dailyclean place and good facilitiesroom are very clean and beautifully decoratedvery clean and the room was very nice stylish and climatized
Host:support staff excellent and helpful from security to conciergethe staff and guests were very welcomingben as the owner was responsive answered my questionsvery friendly and helpful staffthe staff is really nice and willing to helpRead more reviewsthe location was ideal for my interestgreat little oasis in the central of jakarta
Right next to the center of Jakarta, in a more urban area, you can find this really clean and comfortable place, which would suit perfectly a couple. The rooms offer a large bed and a squeaky clean private bathroom. You may also just walk around the area to find several restaurants and cafeterias. This is a good low budget choice for two travelers who would like to spend their day sightseeing the city and returning to a proper and comfortable lodging.
Beautiful Room at Casa Living SenayanTanah Abang, Jakarta, Indonesia
A homestay in Jakarta
When in Jakarta, instead of checking in a multi-national chain hotel, why don’t you try to find accommodation in a homestay? We tried to introduce choices for all kinds of travelers and conditions, and you will find our propositions to be absolutely useful.
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