Although Mataram is not as favored as the Gilis or Mount Rinjani, the charm of Lombok’s capital remains riveting. Accommodation here is also a treat, from Ampenan, home to the most dramatic of old buildings, reflecting the local Chinese and Malay cultures to Cakranegara, the bustling business center, the places for rest never disappoint weary guests.
Here are 8 of the best accommodations in Mataram, ranging from simple guesthouses to extravagant bungalows:
1. Favehotel Langko Mataram - Lombok (from USD 25)
Favehotel Langko Mataram, close to the iconic Islamic Center, mini markets, and restaurant, is a cozy hotel, highlighting fashionable, large guestrooms, with bright decoration and air conditioning. They are complete with a personal safe, minibar, relaxing seating area, electric kettle and cable TV. The affable staff is so helpful in aiding you with the laundry and there are dry cleaning services, with an extra charge. Craving a plate of flavorful pasta with Bolognese sauce? Savor the food at Lime Restaurant.
favehotel Langko Mataram - Lombok
Address: Jalan Langko No. 21-23
Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle
2. Puri Mama Family Guest House in Lombok (from USD 55)
Puri Mama Family Guest House accommodates up to 16 people and boasts a great location, just three minutes away from Mataram University and a five minute-drive to Epicentrum Mall. The likable family/kid-friendly accommodation has a homey ambiance and a family’s warmth and hospitality, with an open green space, recommended for those seeking calm and composure. Facilities include a laptop friendly work space, free WiFi and parking, as well as a washer and TV.
Puri Mama town houseSekarbela, Nusa Tenggara Barat, Indonesia
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:the house is clean and well equipped including fridge iron pancake maker
Host:the service from the owner is really great as wellnice place with really nice hosts who are always willing to helpthe place was as described and the hosts are very lovelyRead more reviews
Location:very convenient an d nice homestay easy to find close to market and mataram university has clean room and big kitchen
3. Lombok Krandangan Bungalow (from USD 50)
Lombok Krandangan Bungalow, nestled splendidly within Dream Estate Resort, is an incredible getaway, where you can feel the sensations of tropical pleasure and be captivated by the mountain views. This Indonesian-style dwelling comes with two cozy but large bedrooms, a dining room, living area and shared outdoor pool, for your convenience.
With a holiday setting, close to Krandangan beach and night clubs, you will find the property laid-back and soothing. Don’t miss having a taste of the delectable Sasak dishes, at the nearby warung.
Lombok Krandangan Bungalow
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:the bungalows have a fully stocked kitchen tv and a wonderful outdoor sitting patioRead more reviews
Host:the grounds and bungalows are clean and the staff is great
4. Apartment house Mauricia (from 49 USD)
Seeking a rental with a reasonable price? This apartment, in the northern area of Mataram, will satisfy your search. Surrounded by tropical greenery, this flat offers two comfy bedrooms, with queen beds and a daily cleaning service. Feel at home and savor the amenities, such as the cable TV, air conditioning, free parking and wireless internet connection.
Whether you want to visit some historical sites or shop, simply stroll down the road and within a few minutes, you’ll find all the attractions.
Apartment House Mauricia
Price: from 49 USD
Number of Guests: 4
5. Minabi Guest House (from USD 13)
Minabi Guest House, located in Cakranegara, features enjoyable accommodation with a modest price, totally recommended for travelers on a budget. Despite its low cost, the property is liberally furnished with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with several channels for your entertainment and a seating area, great for newspaper or coffee time. Meanwhile, the personal bathroom has shower facilities, with linen and towels included. Planning to discover the capital? Simply benefit from the bike hire, here.
Minabi Guest House
Address: Jalan Abimanyu No 4, Cakranegara
6. Werdhi Guesthouse (from USD 16)
Are you on the hunt for a place that is accessible to Mataram Mall? Then, be sure to secure your room at Werdhi Guesthouse. This accommodation, at an affordable price, features pleasant rooms, complete with air conditioning, a cable TV with various channels, and a lovely terrace for your laid-back moments.
Other amenities, for an additional charge, include an airport shuttle and car rental. If you want to devour some of the delicious local cuisine, such as the Taliwang Chicken and Plecing Kangkung, simply drop by Taliwang Restaurant.
Address: Jalan Cendana No 16B
7. Kurnia Jaya Hotel (from USD 10)
Kurnia Jaya Hotel, set in the heart of Mataram, offers free parking on site and a stable internet connection – not to mention the affordable price, at only 19 USD per night. The clean bedrooms, along with queen beds and full amenities, including a flat-screen TV, table and chair, and air conditioning, are nothing short of fine.
Some of the rooms have balconies so that visitors can enjoy a garden view or unwind with an afternoon tea. If you want to go around the city, bike or car hire is available.
Kurnia Jaya Hotel
Address: Jl. Prasarana Terusan no. 11, Gomong
Cycling Shuttle service (additional charge) Free parking Car hire Parking Laundry Non-smoking rooms Air conditioning
A peaceful place to sleep with good value
Spending some time in Mataram after stepping off the plane, is highly recommended. The capital of Lombok highlights a number of cozy places to stay, from cheap guest houses within walking distance to the busy shopping center, to opulent bungalows with great amenities.
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