Escaping to the mountainous Garut from the huddled Jakarta is totally worth it. The nature presentations from the pale-green crater of Mount Talaga Bodas to the outstanding Cangkuang Lake are not to be missed – not to mention the phenomenal ram fight. Don’t get troubled when it comes to choosing the right accommodations in the Sundanese region. From hotels to vacation rentals, we’ve found the 8 best places to stay in Garut.
Modern rooms with lovely amenities like a flat-screen TV, personal safe, and soundproofing are offered by favehotel Cimanuk Garut, a mere 15-minute drive from Cipanas Garut Hot Springs. Additionally, the chic accommodation is close to the major tourist spots such as Cangkuang Temple, Situ Bagendit Lake, and Mount Darajat. The free WiFi access can be enjoyed throughout the rooms. If you bring your employees whilst vacationing in Garut, just use the meeting rooms as well as the concierge services.
favehotel Cimanuk Garut
Address: Jalan Cimanuk No. 338
Access to health care professionals Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Bar Garden All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Meeting/banquet facilities Free WiFi Physical distancing rules followed
If you’re looking for a villa with an outdoor swimming pool, be sure not to miss out the Sibentang Private Villa. The laid-back place with tranquil atmosphere features a hot spring bath where you can savor the best pampering treatment. The cozy rooms along with complete facilities are designed with avant-garde architecture, letting you have endless comfort. Are you in love with an adventure activity? Don’t forget to ride the free bicycle to explore the green neighborhood and hilly area.
Sibentang Private Villa
Address: Jl.Raya Cipanas 122, 44151 Garut, Indonesia (see map)
Price: from 224 USD
Villa Saung Ineh, built over a fishing pond, is a traditional Sundanese house where your family can delight in a relaxed countryside atmosphere and feel the locals’ warmth. The bamboo architecture of the house looks eye-catching and traditional yet so stylish, suitable for those seeking an escape. The living room with a cozy sofa can be occupied for four people. Where to prepare your delicious breakfast? Just hit the cool mini kitchen. The bedroom upstairs is where you can breathe the fresh morning air and say hi to the sun.
Villa Saung Ineh
Looking for an ethnic accommodation in Garut? Roemah Hampor Villa with terrace and garden view shouldn’t be skipped out. The spacious rooms with a queen-size bed, a flat-screen TV with international channels are artistic and historical – it feels like you live in the age of Sundanese royal. If you want to toast a sandwich, the kitchenette is equipped with an oven and toaster. The barbecue party is another highlight you should take an interest in.
Roemah Hampor Villa
Address: Jl. H. Husein RT 01 RW 15, Kel. Sukagalih, Kec.Tarogong, 44151 Garut, Indonesia (see map)
Price: from 188 USD
Make your traveling moment with kids more remarkable at Papandayan Camping Ground. Located in the hilly Cileuleuy, the unique place offers two types of accommodations – tent and cottage. The sleeping room is where you can directly interact with nature. Some nice facilities such as a barbecue and playground for children are included. If you plan to head to the horse riding site, just benefit the car rental with an additional fee, as well as the bike rental.
Papandayan Camping Ground
Address: Jalan Raya Kawah Papandayan
Situated only 5 minutes away from the famed Cipanas Hot Spring, the cultural Naga village, and Kawah Kereta Api, Hotel Augusta Garut comes with a large outdoor swimming pool to cool off and a nice August restaurant serving Sundanese, as well as Chinese cuisine. The simple looking yet comfy rooms are equipped with a TV, desk, and wardrobe. If you want to take a shower, the en-suite bathroom with towels and free toiletries is the place. Other facilities such as luggage storage and banquet are included.
Hotel Augusta Garut
Address: Jalan Cipanas No. 57
Fishing for a homey place? Get in touch with Tarindra, the owner of Alleyra Guest House, as she offers you feel-like-at-home accommodation with stunning nature views. The comfy bed in the spacious rooms is worth enjoying. The amenities you can’t miss include a lovely kitchen, TV, and internet. Nestled in green surroundings, the relaxing spot is to feel the fresh breeze and the local warmth recommended for both couple and family travelers.
Alleyra Guesthouse GarutTarogong Kidul, Jawa Barat, Indonesia
If you’re seeking villa for your big family (5 to 10 people) with an affordable price, Green Hills Resort B8 located in a rural area of Garut would be your best pick. It features an outdoor swimming pool where you can spend your laid-back moment and refresh your mind. The two rooms with a peaceful ambiance include comfortable king-sized beds and big windows to see the green view. Unfortunately, pets and smoking are not allowed.
Althaf Family Villa
Stay in Garut to feel the authentic Sundanese life
When you feel Bandung or Jakarta is too crowded to enjoy fun nights of staying, why don’t you go for Garut? The mountainous region in eastern West Java offers varied accommodations from fabulous modern hotels to stylish traditional vacation rentals, suitable for honeymooning or vacationing with family.
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