Hotels in Java

All over Java, hotels pride themselves on offering friendly service to their very international clientele. No surprise, you'll find plenty of the best hotels in Java in Jakarta—where you get the happy confluence of luxury accommodations and lower prices, at least by most big-city standards. The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta is a good example, located in the bustling shopping district of Mega Kuningan. Here are more of the best hotel options, in and outside Jakarta:

Hotel Indonesia Kempinksi. This renovated hotel from the 1960s has a prime location in Jakarta—across from the city's famous Welcome Statue and fountains—and features funky art and furnishings.
The Dharmawanghsa.  This luxury hotel in South Jakarta has a lush pool area and is renowned for its spa. Many rooms have balconies with views of the grounds.
Hotel Tugu Malang. For a unique hotel outside Jakarta, check out the—a hotel-meets-museum, filled with antiques that reflect a centuries-old mixing of Chinese and Javanese cultures.
For a hotel in Java that's on the beach, head to Pangandaran, where you'll find mostly smaller hotels.