A seamlessly beautiful place, Yogyakarta is a powerhouse of affordable hotels suitable as a destination for a honeymoon or a romantic getaway. This island is rich in culture and soulful artistry that will tickle your eyes and imagination, with Javanese art and traditions that can be seen no matter where you look. In this issue, we’ve collected the Top 10 Most Romantic Yogyakarta Hotels to help you choose where to stay on your honeymoon!
Top 10 Most Romantic Yogyakarta Hotels
10. The Phoenix Hotel – M Gallery Collection by Sofitel, for a grand mix of tradition and modernity that comes with great convenience
Dating back to 1918, the historic Phoenix Hotel in Indonesia is elegantly set in the heart of Yogyakarta, close to Malioboro Street. The rooms are designed exceptionally with traditional and modern Asian and European-inspired styles combined. Ideal for travellers who want the convenience of being near tourist attractions, the hotel is just 10 minutes away from the Sultan Palace while the Taman Sari water castle and Kota Gede silver craft makers are only 15 minutes away.
9. Swiss-Belhotel Yogyakarta, for amazing views and landscapes
Swiss-Belhotel Yogyakarta is blessed with amazing and stunning landscapes in Java and Bali – from the lavish tropical forests of Sumatra, Kalimantan, and Sulawesi to the grasslands of the Nusatenggara islands and the snow-capped peaks of West Papua.
Book your Yogyakarta honeymoon stay in the Executive Suite that comes with city and mountain views. The suite offers standard 4-star hotel facilities and access to the exclusive Kahyangan Lounge.
8. Yogyakarta Marriott Hotel, for amazing views of downtown Yogyakarta
Yogyakarta Marriott Hotel is another hotel in the historic city of Yogyakarta that is a great base for your exciting honeymoon trip in Indonesia. A luxurious and world-class hotel, it boasts mesmerizing views of either downtown Jogja or the amazing swimming pool. The service at Yogyakarta Marriott Hotel is top-notch for newlywed couples, with highly attentive staff going out of their way to show guests true Indonesian hospitality.
Enjoy your honeymoon in Jogja by booking your stay in the Presidential Suite which comes with M Club Lounge access and a private access floor for utmost privacy.
7. Royal Ambarrukmo Yogyakarta, for charismatic architecture
One of the finest 5-star luxury hotels in Yogyakarta, Royal Ambarrukmo Yogyakarta is also a prestigious sanctuary that is perfect for couples who are looking to spend their downtime indoors during their honeymoon vacation. The award-winning hotel is a gateway to a grand era of charismatic architecture from a regal heritage.
The rooms and suites at Royal Ambarrukmo Yogyakarta are designed and furnished with a modern and elegant style. Book your honeymoon stay in the Ambarrukmo Suite and enjoy the magical views of Merapi volcano.
6. Sheraton Mustika Yogyakarta Resort & Spa, for a luxurious tropical getaway
Sheraton Mustika Yogyakarta Resort & Spa is located in a 5-hectare luxurious tropical garden that comes with the Merapi volcano as its picturesque background. An award-winning resort with a vibrant Japanese ambience, the resort is also accessible to various tourist spots.
At Sheraton Mustika Yogyakarta Resort & Spa, couples and guests will find many ways to entertain themselves. Enjoy a game or two at the tennis court or stay fit at the health club with a view of a waterfall. There are also indoor and outdoor pools, an international restaurant and a top-floor wine bar.
5. Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta, for a splendid vacation amid stunning views of Java’s majestic landscapes
Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta is situated at the scenic borders of north-western Yogyakarta and is within 22-hectares of a charmingly landscaped hotel garden. The idyllic location gives stunning views of Java’s beautiful landscape, Seribu Mountain, and Mount Merapi, one of the sacred mountains of Java.
Hyatt Regency Yogyakarta suites, deluxe rooms, and bathrooms are accessible not only to able-bodied people but also those who are physically challenged. They also provide wheelchairs upon request of the guest. The hotel has a multi-level swimming pool, restaurants, a golf course, tennis courts, a spa, and a fitness centre.
4. Lafayette Boutique Hotel, for a touch of something that is luxuriously French
Experience the grandeur of Yogyakarta from Ring Road Utara. Lafayette Boutique Hotel sits in a popular 11-storey tower with panoramic sights, 77 deluxe suites, a 160 sq. meter penthouse, and classy furnished designs. Lafayette provides a stunning view of Mount Merapi and is in a distinctly beautiful location that can be easily reached from anywhere in the city.
At Lafayette Boutique Hotel, you can have a taste of European exquisiteness even while in Indonesia. Enjoy the finest linens and luxurious amenities which include spa treatments, minibars, and 24-hour room service. Lafayette Boutique Hotel also proudly offers sophisticated cuisines in Yogyakarta at the Le Petit Restaurant. The all-day fine dining restaurant serves buffet breakfast and à la carte choices during lunch and dinner, perfect for a romantic and elegant meal.
3. Eastparc Hotel Yogyakarta, for the gateway to the culture and arts of the city
A garden-themed 5-star hotel in the heart of Jogja, Eastparc Hotel Yogyakarta is another great base to discover the culture and arts scene of the city. The hotel houses an art gallery and a boutique where you can buy traditional Indonesian batik. There is also a mini zoo, a koi pond, and you can even ride a horse!
Each guest room and suite in Eastparc Hotel Yogyakarta has its own balcony and is outfitted with modern conveniences that will make your stay comfortable. For the most exclusive accommodation, stay at the Presidential Suite with an expansive private balcony, a luxurious marble bathroom, and a state of the art entertainment system. An important reminder, the hotel does not serve alcoholic beverages and only offers halal food in their restaurant.
2. Villa Borobudur, for the traditional Java hospitality
Just 10 minutes away from the famous UNESCO World Heritage Site, Borobudur Temple, Villa Borobudur offers guests a traditional Indonesian accommodation. The unique and stunning hotel has unsurpassed views of the 9th-century temple, the surrounding valleys with rice paddies, verdant green hills, a small village, and mountains.
Spend your honeymoon in the Villa Diponegoro, named after the Javanese Prince Diponegoro. The villa is spacious, elegant, and romantic and includes astonishing views of the Borobudur Temple, Mount Merbabu and Mount Merapi. There is also a private swimming pool in front of the villa. Fun fact, this accommodation is a favourite of many royal families from all over the globe, so it’s safe to say that your stay will make you feel like royalty.
1. Amanjiwo, for top-notch luxury and an immersive experience of the famous Borobudur
The coral beige paras yogay, a locally cut limestone, will welcome you once you take a step in the temple façade of Amanjiwo. The hotel’s tall walls are fashioned with limestones that give a relaxing ambience while complimenting well with the dramatic dome. Borobudur Pool Suites are the most sought-after accommodations in the hotel with its private pools where you can dive into straight from your bedroom door. The pool stretches up to the balé pavilions which provides majestic views of Borobudur.
Amanjiwo gets its cosy atmosphere from its wooden floors and neoclassical columns. You can enjoy the place even more as you savour their dishes that come in the blend of Indo and Western flavours. After indulging your stomach, you can also feast your eyes in the rich foliage of the site.
We hope that our list of Top 10 Most Romantic Yogyakarta Hotels for your Honeymoon helped you to find the best place to stay for your honeymoon getaway.
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