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Where To Stay In Semarang, Indonesia: 9 Best Hotels & Vacation Rentals - Updated 2021

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Semarang is a port city located on the north coast of Java, Indonesia. Its old quarter features Dutch colonial architecture including the landmark Lawang Sewu, which is a massive building that used to function as the railway company’s headquarters. A 15th-century temple called Sam Poo Kong is located in Chinatown. The modern city is built around Simpang Lima. This is a tree-lined green space in the commercial district of Semarang. Find the perfect place to stay to put you near all of the great attractions in Semarang.

1. The Backpacker Semarang (from USD 5)

This is a pretty new property in Semarang. The Backpacker Semarang, as the name suggests, is a backpacker hotel. This is a preferred place of stay for many tourists, mainly backpackers. The accommodation is clean and comfortable, and is located right in the heart of Semarang. Dormitories at this property are fitted with bunk beds. As common with backpacker hotels, there is a shared bathroom as well as a shared kitchen.

Simpang Lima and Citraland shopping mall are within walking distance. The nearest airport is Achmad Yani International Airport, which is 6 km (3.72 mi) from the Backpacker Semarang.

The Backpacker Semarang

Address: Jalan Anggrek X 2a
Price: from 5 USD

2. Grandhika Pemuda Semarang Hotel (from USD 28)

If you wish to enjoy an outdoor pool as well as beautiful views of the pool, you can plan to stay at Grandhika Pemuda Semarang Hotel, which is located in (no points for guessing) in Semarang. The hotel includes a fitness center as well as a spa center. There is a restaurant where guests can enjoy a lovely meal.

Paragon City Mall and Semawis Market are both nearby. The nearest airport is Ahmad Yani International Airport, which is 5.1 km (3.16 mi) from Grandhika Pemuda Semarang Hotel.

Grandhika Pemuda Semarang Hotel

Address: Jl. Pemuda No 80-82
Price: from 28 USD

3. Hotel Rumi Semarang (from USD 20)

Hotel Rumi Semarang is a good choice of accommodation in Semarang. There is a shared lounge at the property. The Water Blaster is 4.4 km (2.73 mi) from Hotel Rumi Semarang, while Jatidiri Stadium is 5 km (3.10 mi) from the property. Achmad Yani International Airport is 12 km (7.45 mi) away.

Hotel Rumi Semarang

Address: Jl. Gondang Raya No. 11, Bulusan, Tembalang
Price: from 20 USD

4. Hotel Chanti Managed by TENTREM Hotel Management Indonesia (from USD 36)

Located in Semarang in the central Java region, which is very close to the Semawis Market, Hotel Chanti is a popular accommodation option for tourists and travellers alike. The hotel has a lovely outdoor pool and as well as a spa to rejuvenate yourselves. Paragon City Mall and Blenduk Church are within walking distance. The nearest airport is the Achmad Yani International Airport, which is located about 5 km (3.1 mi) from the hotel.

Hotel Chanti Managed by TENTREM Hotel Management Indonesia

Address: Jl. Gajahmada No.40
Price: from 36 USD

5. Sleep & Sleep Semarang (from IDR 4)

For the unique experience of staying in a capsule hotel, stay at Sleep & Sleep Semarang, which is located within walking distance of Blenduk Church. You also have free private parking on the premises. This is a capsule hotel that also offers cars for hire. Semawis Market and Paragon City Mall are also within walking distance. Achmad Yani International Airport is the nearest airport, and is located about 5 km (3.1 mi) from the hotel.

6. Java Go Residence by Jiwa Jawa (from 538,684 IDR / 40.51 USD)

Java Go Residence by Jiwa Jawa is a cute and cozy accommodation that is located near Diponegoro University. For the hot Indonesian days, it offers air-conditioned rooms to guests. In addition, guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant.

Ahmad Yani International Airport is reachable within a 15-minute drive from the hotel.

Java Go Residence by Jiwa Jawa

Address: Jl Bukit Raya 14 Bukitsari, 50269 Semarang, Indonesia (see map)

Price: from 538,684 IDR / 40.51 USD

7. Cozy house at Semarang (from 253,862 IDR / 19 USD)

This cozy rental apartment is a pretty spacious accommodation strategically located in the city, very near the airport. It is ideal for a family or even a couple on a honeymoon. You have access to a swimming pool as well as a gazebo.

Cozy House at Semarang

Address: Semarang, Semarang City, Central Java, Republic of Indonesia (see map)

Price: from 253,862 IDR / 19 USD

8. Cozy apartment in Semarang (from USD 60)

This apartment has 3 rooms with 2 king beds and 1 single bed. The apartment is located 5 minutes from Simpang Lima, Tugu Muda, and Paragon Mall. Available for short and long term stays, visitors will be comfortable no matter the duration of their visit. It is spacious, cozy, and clean. Setos (Semarang Town Square) and PlaPlay Indoor Playground are located nearby.

Semarang, Jawa Tengah, Indonesia
175 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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they have iron table also and a free water to drink
and wifi it was totally feels like home
the place is very spacious good for family and it come equipped with complete kitchen utensils and cutlery
it has 3 bedrooms and those rooms have such a nice view especially at night or dawn
it has 3 televisions with cable and also wifi with a very good connections
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the place close with a lot of interest place
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9. Lowo Bed & Breakfast

Lowo Bed & Breakfast is situated in a very central location. You have lots of restaurants and shopping marts, such as Alfamart and Indomaret, nearby. There are places of interest such as Java Mall, Simpang Lima, located within 2 km (1.24 mi) of the property. The hosts at Lowo B&B are very friendly and always ready to assist you, the setting is vibrant, and the rooms are comfortable. Lowo B&B is recommended for solo travellers and couples.

Lowo Bed&Breakfast
9 reviews
Private room 4 Beds 2 Guests

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