11 Best Places To Stay In Batam, Indonesia - Updated 2024

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Located just a short ferry ride from Singapore, Batam not only attracts many locals but also many international visitors. Batam is part of the Riau Archipelago, which stretches from Sumatra all the way to the South China Sea. The island is a popular weekend getaway and is home to pristine beaches, luxurious resorts, and busy nightlife. Batam has a lot to offer - whether you are on the search for tasty Indonesian cuisine, golfing, shopping, relaxation, or parties - there is something here for everyone’s taste. There are also plenty of trekking, fishing, diving, and snorkeling opportunities and things to do. Due to its growing popularity, Batam is home to a wide range of accommodation options. You can find everything here - from traditional homestays with local families to luxurious resorts. Continue reading to discover some of the best places to stay in Batam, Indonesia.

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 June 02, 2024.

1. Luxurious villa for big families (from USD 183)

This Airbnb vacation rental is one of the best accommodations in Batam, Indonesia. The luxe abode can accommodate as many as 15 people at once and makes for a great place to stay for those who want to experience an indulgent holiday.

Cozy bedding and linen lull you to sleep. During the hours when you stay in, you can also hang out at the pool table or watch television.

Guests can access Wifi in the vacation rental for both work and leisurely activities. A kitchen that features a cooker, freezer, and dishwasher also awaits should you want to rustle up a light meal. Breakfast can be savored every morning of your stay in this pet-friendly villa.

Bikes and kayaks are provided inside should you want to explore the neighborhood at your own pace or have fun by the water.

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Bengkong, Riau Islands, Indonesia
5.0 km (3.2 mi) from Jabal Arafah Mosque
54 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 4 Beds 15 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 15

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
living room aircon can be a bit stronger and may be 2 standing fans will be ideal
premises are clean and the equipment well maintained
good experience villa is very clean very satisfied to enjoy staying at victor's place
great host and can accommodatelast minute requests
victor was responsive and always ready to help
first of all the host victor was very responsive and accommodating
the host is very friendly and the villa is very good for weekend getaway
victor and team have been a great host and the place is great
place is quite far away from city so transport is definitely required
pretty close to batam centre ferry terminal
this place is excellent if you need a relaxed holiday with no distractions
we will come back again as a group fun hangout place
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2. Chic apartment inside Harbour Bay Residence (from USD 46)

Found in one of the best areas to stay in Batam, this stylish house is tucked inside the upscale Harbour Bay Residence. It is also minutes away from some of the popular shopping spots such as Grand Batam Mall, Nagoya Hill Mall, and Batam City Square Mall.

Designed with contemporary furniture, warm lighting, soothing color palettes, and eclectic decor, the house is suffused with the authentic flavors of Indonesia. The clean and swanky rooms lure you in from the word go. Queen-sized beds ensure a peaceful slumber after a tiring day of sightseeing. Guests can curl up on the cushy sofa with coffee and retreat to the joys of reading or enjoy beautiful views of the city’s skyline from the balcony.

Fitness enthusiasts can head to the gym on the premises for an energizing workout. An outdoor pool, which stays open all year round, offers rejuvenation with a refreshing dip.

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Kecamatan Batu Ampar, Kepulauan Riau, Indonesia
2.05 km (1.3 mi) from Jabal Arafah Mosque
84 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great apartment with great view
the pool at level 5 was nice and oversees a great view of batam city
all in all will definitely book the same apartment
apartment was clean and beautiful
place was clean and well furnished
great place sparkling clean apartment
the pool was big and clean
just an awsome experience sparkling clean beautiful apartment
thank you host once again
good service host kindness and friendly
landlord was also friendly prompt in response and accomodated to our requests
he was very kind & hospitable
host replied very quickly to clear any doubts/questions we may have
location wise is just exactly what we needed
cozy and neat place it's very close to the ferry terminal too
location was spot on and housekeeper was very friendly and offer convenience at all times
location is super convenience just above the ferry terminal (harbourbay)
really a wonderful place well stocked with everything
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3. Simple and relaxing residential home (from USD 28)

This simple, two-bedroom house offers a comfortable home-away-from-home experience for up to four guests. With a king-sized bed, sofa bed, kitchen set, and second-floor garden, this home guarantees a relaxing time throughout your stay. It is also equipped with child-friendly items like a high chair, a changing table, books, and toys.

Finally, this rental is relatively close to many shops, restaurants, and attractions. Batam Centre Ferry Terminal and Batam City Square Mall are only 15 minutes away, while the city center is about 20 minutes from the property.

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Batam Kota, Kepulauan Riau, Indonesia
4.33 km (2.7 mi) from Jabal Arafah Mosque
107 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
place was as per described in the listinggood amenities wifi and nice rooftop space
awesome sparkling clean as well
place is clean and very relaxing
the place is clean and accessible to all
everything was working and clean the rooftop terrace was nice
it's really clean and cosy for a small grp of 5
dewantara was a great host
host is very helpful and kind
feels like home just as stated by the host
host was very thoughtful n friendly
the host also fast on responding thanks for everything
nice place near kepri mall
the location is close to the kepri mall and not so far from the grand mall too
the neighborhood was beautiful and safe and close to many shops and restaurants
but the location a bit away from the city it is so good to staycation
it's an excellent hidden away place not too far from the local getaways
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4. Turi Beach Resort (from USD 79)

One of the best resorts in Batam, Turi Beach Resort has the beach on its doorstep - just as promised in the name. The property features spacious, fully-equipped, Indonesian-style rooms and is home to a full-service spa, several outdoor pools and seven different bars and restaurants.

Surrounded by beautiful tropical greenery, this place is a true paradise. All rooms come with terraces or balconies, overlooking the sea or the pool. Guests can play water sports on the private beachfront or make use of the karaoke room, tennis court or climbing wall. Turi Beach Resort is only a five-minute drive away from the ferry terminal, and 40-minutes away from Batam’s city centre.

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Turi Beach Resort

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Jalan Hang Lekiu
11.28 km (7.1 mi) from Jabal Arafah Mosque

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Golf course (within 3 km)

5. KTM Resort Batam (from USD 64)

KTM Resort Batam is just a few minutes away from the beach and offers stunning views of the Singapore skyline. The property features outdoor swimming pools, a tennis court, and free parking for guests.

All rooms are equipped with a private bathroom, a flat-screen TV and a minibar. There is plenty on offer here at KTM Resort Batam, such as relaxing massages in the on-site spa, and activities like billiards and karaoke. The resort also offers water sports activities and barbecue nights.

KTM Resort Batam is a great place for a romantic weekend getaway with your loved one.

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KTM Resort Batam

Wifi Available

Address: JL. Kolonel Soegiono Tanjung Pinggir
10.34 km (6.5 mi) from Jabal Arafah Mosque

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms

6. Two Bedroom Chalet (from 130 USD)

This small chalet is located in a private community of 100 traditional Indonesian villas, surrounded by tropical greenery. The property is comprised of two bedrooms and two bathrooms and can accommodate up to four people.

Daily breakfast is provided, and guests can make use of the free wifi. Guests will also love the property’s private beach, swimming pool and fishing jetty.

Two Bedroom Chalet

Price: from 130 USD

Number of Guests: 4

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7. Nagoya Mansion Hotel and Residence (from USD 33)

This luxurious property is located a short walk away from the Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall. The Nagoya Mansion Hotel and Residence is home to an outdoor pool, a restaurant and a spa.

All rooms are equipped with air-conditioning and ensuite bathrooms with necessary toiletries. The front desk is open 24 hours a day, and the friendly staff will be happy to assist you with tour bookings and car rentals.

Make sure to try the delicious Indonesian specialities in the on-site restaurant, La Bamba.

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Nagoya Mansion Hotel and Residence

Wifi Available

Address: Jl. Raden Patah, Kampung Utama No.1, Batam
254 meters (0.2 ft) from Jabal Arafah Mosque

Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Terrace Non-smoking rooms

8. Villa in tropical garden (from USD 185)

This spacious villa for rent in Batam, Indonesia, can accommodate up to six people. The property is comprised of three bedrooms and two bathrooms, as well as a kitchen and a pool. The rooms are equipped with a TV and air conditioning and guests can use the laundry facilities.

Many beautiful beaches are in close proximity, and also several restaurants and spa facilities can be reached within a ten-minute walk.

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Nongsa, Riau Islands, Indonesia
11.56 km (7.2 mi) from Jabal Arafah Mosque
2 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
the villa is spacious clean comfortable and serene
the place is clean with basic amenities
flora is an absolutely lovely host she was informative flexible and replies promptly
flora is extremely responsive and is great help to us to make our stay memorable
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9. Alinson Boutique Resident

Alinson Boutique Residence is located in one of Batam’s lively, but peaceful, neighbourhoods. From here, it is just a 10-minute drive to big shopping malls and the Batam harbour.

The room has an ensuite bathroom, and guests are welcome to use the big swimming pool and garden area. There is also a bar where you can have delicious cocktails or try traditional Indonesian cuisine.

Additional services, such as pickups from the ferry terminal or day trips around the island can be organized.

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Batam City, Riau Islands, Indonesia
3.23 km (2.1 mi) from Jabal Arafah Mosque
48 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
rooms are good maintained modern designed you have everything you need for a nice holiday
- clean and big room
place is clean and spacious
fefe's place was very clean and stylish
the room was also very clean and modern
clean quiet and serene environment
friendly staffs who were great companion too
staff very friendly and helpful
the host fefe is a very good host
most importantly the staffs were really friendly
the staff were very nice and always willing to help
location is awesome
great stay good location near the ferry terminal and to shopping areas
check-in is very easy and room and location is great
in general we enjoyed our staying and considered a place to come back
etc) about 5-10min walk from fefe's place so finding meals was not too much trouble
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10. Goodway Hotel Batam (from USD 37)

Goodway Hotel is located in downtown Nagoya, just a short walk away from the busy Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall. The property features a swimming pool, several bars and restaurants and Wifi.

The modern and air-conditioned rooms at Goodway Hotel Batam are spacious and well-equipped. The property is home to a fitness centre and daily aerobic classes are offered. The restaurants on site serve traditional Indonesian cuisine and international dishes.

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Goodway Hotel Batam

Address: Jalan Imam Bonjol No.1, Nagoya
796 meters (0.5 ft) from Jabal Arafah Mosque

11. Luxury homestay

This luxurious and modern homestay is a great choice for bigger groups or families. The property has three bedrooms and three bathrooms and can accommodate up to eight people. Wifi is available throughout the property and guests can use the kitchen and laundry facilities.

The hosts are very kind and make sure your stay is more than pleasant. They not only provide basic breakfast and toiletries but will also happily assist you to arrange trips, massages and other bookings.

This spacious accommodation is perfect for when you are traveling with kids.

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5.34 km (3.4 mi) from Jabal Arafah Mosque
57 reviews  
Entire villa 3 Beds 6 Guests

Batam - more than just beautiful beaches

Batam is a wonderful place to get away from the hustle and bustle of Singapore, or to relax for a few days on your trip through Indonesia. Accommodation options are plenty, and there is something for everyone’s budget and taste. Batam is not just famous for its beaches, but also for its many restaurants, shopping possibilities and vibrant nightlife.

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