Updated: May 20, 2020
Yogyakarta has a lot of accommodations to choose from and some of the neighbourhoods don’t offer much to visitors. That’s why we put together this epic guide for where to stay in Yogyakarta
1. The Phoenix Hotel
If there is only one place you can choose with your eyes closed, prepare to be treated like royalty at the Phoenix Hotel. Both locals and travelers would recommend this, and for a very good reason. The hotel dates back to the colonial era. The interior decoration is a combination of traditional Javanese and classical European style. Get swept away by its majestic feel, take a dip in the gorgeous swimming pool surrounded by the lofty building, and take perfectly chic Instagram pictures.
The hotel is also conveniently located near the tourist attractions in the city. Hotel facilities include a spa, swimming pool, fitness center, restaurant and a wine bar and not to mention that the breakfast is amazing. Staying in this refined 1918 heritage building will surely go well with your overall cultural experience at the heart and soul of Indonesia.
Address: Jl. Jenderal Sudirman No. 9, Yogyakarta Price: From S$84 / night
2. Hyatt Regency
Your stay can’t get more luxurious than at the Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta Hotel. The sprawling property definitely check all the boxes of a 5 stars hotel, with a breathtaking view that will steal your heart. The grandeur of this hotel is first reflected in the majestic, temple-inspired building that’s surrounded by its very own tropical 22 hectares of lush palm trees and vegetation.
he 5-star hotel goes all out when it comes to luxury and comfort with its grand and spacious rooms. If you opt for a more luxurious room, you can even have your own private balcony where you can relish the fresh air and greenery. You can also enjoy a day out in the meticulously manicured gardens or at the vast golf course, swimming pool, or spa.
Address: Jl. Palagan Tentara Pelajar, Yogyakarta Price: From S$91 / night
3. Sheraton Mustika Resort & Spa
Located in the heart of the heritage city, Sheraton Mustika offers an oasis with everything you need to relax after a fun day out. You will be taken aback by the palatial appearance of Sheraton Mustika. With fancy fountains, water cascades and gorgeous patios, this can be your very own palace grounds during your stay in Yogyakarta. And its exquisite and perfectly-manicured garden leads to cosy daybeds and stunning nooks to relax.
You can choose from garden view to volcano view rooms – where you can admire the stunning Mount Merapi from your room. Or why not just spend a few bucks more and get a lagoon access room, where you can jump right into the lagoon pool, directly from your own private balcony.
Address: Jl. Laksda Adisucipto Km 8.7, Yogyakarta Price: From S$91 / night
4. Grand Aston
Watch the city go by as you lounge on a stately sofa in these city view rooms. At the Grand Aston Yogyakarta, while the Presidential Suite and Suite rooms are on the expensive side, if you’d like to splurge, here’s where you should be putting your money. For a more budget-friendly option, get yourself a Superior Double! The beds are super softs and super comfortable. The ambience of the room provide a luxurious feeling that will attract your eyes.