Visiting the Big Durian on a group business trip, relocating, or simply traveling with the whole family in tow? Serviced aparthotels are a refreshing alternative to regular old chain hotels, plus they skip the hassle of booking multiple rooms at once. Featuring the best of both worlds, guests get pampered by lavish hotel amenities while still enjoying the comforts of home. Trust us, once you get a feel for the city with our picks of Jakarta’s best serviced apartments, you’ll never want to go back home.
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Oakwood Premier Cozmo
Oakwood is one of Jakarta’s most popular serviced apartments and it’s easy to see why. Their fully furnished luxury apartments offer hotel-like amenities and five-star service, while their spacious living areas offer all the comforts of home. Choose from one-bedroom to three-bedroom apartments that include a living room, dining room, fully equipped Western style kitchen, even a washer and dryer and a maids room! It’ll be hard to leave this lap of luxury. Just downstairs and in the neighbourhood are tons of top restaurants and places to go out!
Oakwood Premier Cozmo. Jl. Dr Ide Anak Agung Gde Agung, Blok E4.2 No. 1, Mega Kuningan, Central Jakarta. +62 21 2554 2300.
Located in the prime area of Central Jakarta, Morrissey is just a hop, step and a skip away from many city attractions like Monas, Jalan Surabaya, and Plaza Indonesia. This trendy design hotel is made up of a range of rooms, but for long-term stays we recommend between choosing their beautifully lit two-storey loft apartments that include a mezzanine bedroom, with downstairs dining, living, and kitchen area, or, their stylish two-bedroom apartments that are available for families that prefer to stay together. The delicious Ocha & Bella and HOME. are also just downstairs in the lobby, so you don’t even have to venture out far for some seriously good eats.
Morrissey. Jl. KH Wahid Hasyim 70, Menteng, Central Jakarta. +62 21 2993 3333.
The Fraser Residence is a luxurious family-friendly service apartment with two locations in Jakarta’s central business districts. Its contemporary designer suites range from one to three-bedroom apartments that feature floor to ceiling windows, open dining and living areas as well as a well-equipped kitchen. Families with kids will be pleased to know that there is an Olympic sized pool to splash about in, a wonderful playground, and even a spa for some R&R!
Fraser Residence Sudirman. Jl. Setiabudi Raya No. 9, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 12910. +62 21 2927 2888.
Fraser Residence Menteng. Jl. Menteng Raya No. 60, Menteng, Central Jakarta. +62 21 2995 1888.
The recently refurbished Ascott Menteng is an elegant service apartment designed with Dutch Colonial interior elements. Guests are welcome to stay for a short vacation or long-stay, and can choose from one-bedroom to three-bedroom apartments. The Ascott is conveniently located in the heart of Central Jakarta, and you are within the vicinities of all the best shopping complexes like Plaza Indonesia and Grand Indonesia. Also nearby? The charming neighbourhood of Menteng, which offers a lot of yummy eateries and Jakarta’s best maintained park. And if your stay extends to a Sunday, be sure to check out Jakarta’s Car Free Day, where the main street of Sudirman shuts down for pedestrians and cyclers, and is an experience you must try!
Ascott Jakarta. Jl. Kebon Kacang Raya No 2, Jakarta. +62 21 2995 6888.
Somerset Berlian Jakarta
The Somerset Berlian is a stylish contemporary serviced apartment that is located in the residential neighbourhood of Permata Hijau. A perfect choice for families, this residence offers two-bedroom to three-bedroom apartments and is conveniently located nearby Gandaria City shopping centre, and is a short drive away from the central area of Senayan. But with a fully-equipped gym, designer pool, and children’s playground on the premises, you and your family won’t want to leave anyway!
Somerset Berlian Jakarta. Jl. Permata Berlian V, Permata Hijau, South Jakarta. +62 21 5366 8888