Yogyakarta is one of the most cities in Indonesia. Well known for its culture and friendly locals, Jogja has always been a great attraction for both local and international travelers. As you can indulge in this cultural heritage, classic architecture, traditional food, secret beaches, cozy cafes, and natural attractions, then choosing excellent accommodation will your experience during your stay in Yogyakarta. From budget hotel to luxury establishments, discover the top 10 accommodations in Yogyakarta now!
1. Lokal Hotel & Restaurant, Yogyakarta
This modest Javanese-inspired with modern touch hotel brings the bright geometric embellishments to add a lot of charm to its modern-industrial concept. You’ll be surprised during your stay in Yogyakarta in Lokal Hotel since there are endless stunning details in every corner of this hotel and the friendliness of their staff that makes you feel at home. There is also Lokal Restaurant to eat and chill, especially after a long day exploring the city of culture.
2. Greenhost Boutique Hotel Prawirotaman, Yogyakarta
This eco-friendly hotel located in the tourist area of Prawirotaman will embrace you with a lush and fresh atmosphere since the hotel has many gardens such as hydroponic garden, herbs, and spices garden, and plant-based décor to give sweetly combines agriculture with craftsmanship. Besides the plants, the interior also dominated with wooden furniture with modern industrial-plastered walls. The eco-friendly concept also involved in every aspect like toiletries, waste recycling, and meals that served at the hotel.
3. Adhisthana Hotel, Yogyakarta
During your stay in this hotel, you get to experience traditional Javanese combine with the stunning urban chic concept. The white interior with modern decorations makes you feel soothing and relaxed, and the decoration influenced by Chinese and European style to embrace the rich cultivation of Javanese culture today. This hotel is designed using local materials to support the local cultures, economies, and the environment.
4. The Phoenix Hotel, Yogyakarta
Prepared to be treated like the royal family at the Phoenix Hotel – MGallery by Sofitel, a heritage building built in 1918. From the elegant colonial architecture with luxury details in every room that makes you swept away by its majestic atmosphere. This hotel also offers you an all-around fancy getaway with a ride in a vintage car.
5. Yats Colony, Yogyakarta
As you arrived in this hotel, you will see a uniquely shaped pool surrounded by the garden and the artistical building of the hotel. The interior of this hotel is urban chic to give you a modern atmosphere around the hotel. Yats Colony is a perfect place to stay during your visit to Yogyakarta for those who seek a cozy hotel to relax your body and soul. This hotel also has an on-site cafe, to please your craving for coffee and light bite.
6. Pawon Cokelat Guesthouse, Yogyakarta
Pawon Cokelat (literally means ‘Chocolate Kitchen’) was formerly a small shop selling the chocolate cake. And as the years passed by, this small shop becomes a fantastic little hideaway – only a few minutes walk from Jalan Malioboro, close to Tugu train station, buses and more food stalls and souvenir stand then you’ve possibly seen before. The interior is a mixture of vintage and industrial concept, adorned with vegetation to make it more ‘green’. White painted walls and wooden furniture with bright blue bedcover giving fresh looks of sleek contemporary design.
7. Yabbiekayu Eco-Bungalows, Yogyakarta
If you’re tired of your daily routines and want a relaxed holiday surrounded by paddy field, staying in Yabbiekayu Eco-Bungalows is the best choice for your vacation in Yogyakarta. Located in the tourist village of Tembi, experience relaxed afternoons on the veranda overlooking the rice paddies and pleasant nights. This bungalow aims to be a model of sustainable tourism that built from traditional teak houses and furnished with antiques and also has private outdoor bathrooms. This bungalow is the winner of the Tripadvisor Travellers Choice Award for 2018, voted as number 1 B&B in all of Java.
8. Villa Sunset, Bantul, Yogyakarta
Inspired by French and Indonesian tropical design, this villa offers you a relaxing atmosphere during your stay in Yogyakarta. Enjoy relaxing afternoons and sunset in the villa’s lovely garden or while relaxing by the swimming pool. Villa Sunset was also chosen to make beautiful scenes in the infamous movie Ada Apa Dengan Cinta 2 (AADC 2).
9. Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta
The Borobudur Temple inspires this 5-star hotel and surrounded by its tropical jungle with lush palm trees and vegetation. The grandeur of this hotel is reflected by its building and stunning views of its landscaped tropical garden with Mount Merapi as the background.
10. Plataran Borobudur Resort & Spa, Central Java
Staying in Plataran Borobudur Resort & Spa will be guaranteed luxury and quality of service during your vacation in Yogyakarta. In the morning, feast your eyes on a breathtaking sunrise view over the Borobudur Temple that only a few minutes away from the resort. Surrounded by lush forests and has several private pools villas, this hotel will give you a unique experience of authentic Javanese regal vibe.