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5 Capsule Hotels in Jakarta Old Town

Spectr News Theme Isny Dewi R.
28, March 2019

As one of the most popular tourist destinations in Jakarta, Jakarta Old Town (Kota Tua) is often being a vacation destination for both local and foreign tourists. So do not be surprised if there are many accommodations built surrounding. From hostels with dorm room to 5-star hotels with all the luxury. For those who need a place in the Jakarta Old Town area with a limited budget, maybe these five capsule hotels can help you.

1. Teduh Hostel
The first boutique hostel in Jakarta is intended for domestic and foreign backpackers who want quality accommodation but at affordable prices. The word 'shade' embedded in the name of the hostel is a symbol of Teduh Hostel purpose, which wants to provide guests with a sense of calm in the heat of Jakarta.

Teduh Hostel provides 22 capsule rooms which are divided into Single Pod and Double Pod. All pods are equipped with study lights, multi adapters, and private lockers. The capsule hotel in the Jakarta Old Town also provides several complementary facilities for guests comfort, including full AC room, bathroom with shower, CCTV and room with key card access, public kitchen and bar, free breakfast, free drinking water, free WiFi, and rental towel.

Overall, the hostel is feasible for those who just want to sleep comfortably without having to waste a lot of money with rates starting at Rp. 90 thousand per night. The location is also very strategic, just need to walk to strolling around Jakarta Old Town, Jakarta City Station, and the Kota BRT.

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Teduh Hostel
Address: Jl. Pintu Besar Selatan No. 82 M, Pinangsia, Tamansari, West Jakarta
Phone Number: (021) 6900939

2. Wonderloft
Wonderloft is inside Kota Tua (Jakarta Colonial Heart) and only 300 meter from BRT Station (Busway). Wonderloft Hostel will spoil you with full facilities such as super-fast WiFi, spacious locker, pool table, ping pong table, kitchen, computer station, and free breakfast.

Wonderloft offers two kind of dormitory rooms, mixed dorms with 8 bed-dorm and girls-only dorms with 8 bed-dorm. There are also bunkbed dorm with 4-bed dorm, Deluxe Twin Room with Shared Bathroom, Deluxe Twin Room with en suite bathroom, and Small Twin Room with Shared Bathroom. Not only simple, the dorm and the room are also comfortable, and Every room has it own unique design. Stay at Wonderloft Hostel will not drain your wallet, you just have to pay around Rp 95.000 per night.

Instagram: @wonderlofthostel
Address: Jl. Bank No.6, Pinangsia, Tamansari, West Jakarta
Phone Number: 021 26072218

3. Mel’s Dorm
You can find Mel's Dorm on the second floor of the Kerta Niaga building, the same building where there are a restaurant, a coffee shops, handicraft and art shops in the downstairs. The rooms at Mel’s Dorm are divided into several options including Private Double Bed, Private Bunk Bed, 4 Bed Female Dorm, and Single Bed Mixed Dorm. The rates they have to offer are affordable, starting at Rp 130.000 per night for their mixed dorm.

Photo Source: @melsdormhostel 

Hostel’s front balcony overlooks a beautiful scenery of the new Kali Besar River Park and rows of the old Dutch Colonization heritage buildings, as well as the Historical Fatahillah Square and the Jakarta History Museum are just a hop away from this place. You will also get easy access to public transportations and services within minutes of walking distance, such as Jakarta Kota Train Station, Trans Jakarta busway system, banks, shops, and other nearby tourist interesting places.

Mel’s Dorm
Instagram: @melsdormhostel
Address: 2nd Level, Kerta Niaga Building, Jl. Kali Besar Timur No. 8, Kota Tua, West Jakarta
Phone Number: 021 2269 3377

4. The Packer Lodge
Staying here will make you feel their artsy ambience from the mural that decorated the hotel’s wall and also in each room. Plus the light brown-coloured wooden interior that makes a minimalist and comfort design. The room types that you can choose are Single Room with single bed, Double Room with double bed, Twin Room with bunk bed for two people, and Dorm Rooms which can be used if you come with a group of friends.

Not only just rooms, The Packer Lodge also provides public facilities that can be used along with other guests. Such as Wi-Fi connection, kitchen, DVD player, fridge, locker, washing machine, ironing facility, to hair dryer. For safety, you don’t have to worry because this hotel is equipped with 24 hours CCTV and key card access. The comfort of staying at The Packer Lodge is available from Rp 115.000.

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The Packer Lodge
Instagram: @thepackerlodge
Address: Jl. Kemurnian IV No. 20-22, West Jakarta
Phone Number: 021 6290162

5. Sleepy Raccoon
Sleepy Raccoon Hostel has 36 rooms which are designed with high taste and equipped with several supporting facilities such as lockers, parking area, WiFi, air conditioning, and wakeup call service. The cheap capsule hotel offers a variety of recreational facilities that ensure you have a wide choice of activities during your stay. Sleepy Raccoon Hostel is an ideal place to stay for travellers who are looking for the charm and comfort of Jakarta. Rates they have to offer start from Rp. 100,000 per night.

Photo Source: @sleepyraccoonhostel

Sleepy Raccoon
Instagram: @sleepyraccoonhostel
Address: Jl. Raya Mangga Besar, Tangki, Tamansari, West Jakarta
Phone Number: 021 2268611

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