Travelers who has visited Bandung for several times, or at least have ever been dreaming to come around to Bandung, must have ever heard about Dago area. It doesn’t seem to feel right to visit Bandung if you haven’t stepped your foot on Dago area, even just for passing it by. Seriously!
Dago area is not located at the city center of Bandung. But trust me, nobody would ever deny that Dago area can be named as the hearts of tourism in Bandung city. At Dago, you can find anything you are looking for: various factory outlets showing off the latest fashion collections, cafes and restaurants offering many kinds of mouth-watering culinaries, modern shopping malls, zoo, even hospitals and favorit campus such as Institut Teknologi Bandung.
From Dago, travelers can also easily reach many other popular areas such as Riau Street and Cihampelas Street that are famous as being the center of shopping and culinary in Bandung, Surapati Street that is known as tee-shirt center, and Pasteur Street that became one of favorite gates into Bandung (from Jakarta). No wonder that Dago Area became a desired area for travelers who are looking for an accomodation during their tour in Bandung.
And, one thing that makes Dago to be more interesting to visit (regardless the traffic of Dago that goes more and more unbelievable every single day), is because in Dago there are many kinds of accomodations scattered around for any travelers with various levels of travelling budget.
There are ones from hostel-class and pocket-friendly bed & breakfast, to starred hotels that offers luxury of staying in the middle of tourism paradise in Bandung. To make it more interesting, there are several hotels that look glam and luxurious, but it turns out that the prices are rather low.
Try checking out these 6 hotel recommendations in Bandung that have sexy and tempting exterior looks like a five-star hotel, but it turns out to have economical rates. Of course, the definition of “economical” here is pretty relative, so you still need to cross-check it with your budget before deciding to stay at one of these hotel, okay?
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1. Tune Hotel Dago, A New Hotel That Has A Budget Price with Five Star Quality.
Tune Hotel Dago is one of the new hotels in Bandung. This 3-star hotel located in Sumur Bandung area has became a favorite for several factors. First factor is, of course because the building is still new. Secondly, the location is quite strategic. From this hotel travelers can easily reach Ir. H. Juanda Street which is the main street in Dago, that you can reach it by walking.
Travelers can also easily reach Cihampelas as the location is close to Babakan Siliwangi, main acccess from Dago to Cihampelas. And also from this hotel, you only need to walk for a couple minutes to get to Bandung Zoo.
Do you wanna know how the interior hotels would look? Check out a series of the atmosphere images as below:
How was it? Those pictures are quite tempting for you, aren’t they? Maybe some of you would instantly think, “wow this hotel must be expensive”. Well, expensive or cheap standard may vary for each person.
But for now, the hotel rates are ranging around $24 – $40, depends on the dates you choose. So if we consider it from its location, atmosphere, and facilities at this hotel (see facilities column below), it seems that the price mentioned above is quite reasonable, isn’t it?
As a conclusion, here are the photos of room atmosphere on Tune Hotel Dago:
Awesome, right? Travellers, is there any of you who is instantly interested to stay at Tune Hotel Dago? Check the detailed information below:
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2. Hotel Neo Dipatiukur, Suitable For Culinary Tourism While Flirting On the University Students.
Dipatiukur Street is very famous as being campus area. Along the street, there are several popular campus, two of those are Universitas Padjajaran (Unpad) and Universitas Ilmu Komputer (Unikom). It is been a common secret that around that campus area there must be plenty of hangout places and friendly-priced cafes to be scattered around. And that is what you can find at Dipatiukur Street.
And, good news for travelers with budget of a student, at this street there is a hotel that suits you well. Hotel Neo Dipatiukur, that’s how it is called, is located on a super strategic position: still nearby Dago area, surrounded by affordable hangout places, and is sprinkled with low-priced eateries. More interestingly, the hotel rates are quite friendly even for travelers with short budget. Such a beautiful combination, isn’t it?
Let’s check out the atmosphere of the interior on Hotel Neo Dipatiukur, shall we?
The atmosphere of this rather new hotel is quite playful. Even the price is relatively affordable as the rates are ranging around $24 – $40 only, while all the room types are equipped with various facilities such as LED TV 32”, working desk, mini bar, tea/coffe making facilities, and many more (including free high-speed wifi). Take a sneak peek on these room images of Hotel Neo Dipatiukur in the series of photos below:
Complete information of Hotel Neo Dipatiukur can be seen as below:
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3. Need A Sweet Accomodation With Econimic Price Around A Romantic Eatery? Try Checking Out This Hotel Scarlet Bukit Dago Pakar.
The area of Bukit Dago Pakar located on Upper Dago is known to be one of elite areas in Bandung. Around this area, there are various cafes and restaurants offering the romantic view of Bandung, especially at night. On the other word, Upper Dago is identic with its romantism.
The probem is, it is been a common secret that this romantism is sometimes not being friendly with the budget. For you who plan a romantic dinner but are short on money to choose a “wow” accomodation, please try checking out this Hotel Scarlet Bukit Pakar. This hotel located on Bukit Dago Pakar is offering accomodation with the atmospehere that is quite “wow”. But unexpectedly, it has the rate which is friendly enough with your pocket. Starting from only around $24, man! Ain’t it fun?
Okay, the location is indeed a little bit far from the center of Dago area. But from here, you can just scroll away to many romantic culinary spots in Bandung. The location is also relatively tranquil, it suits for everybody who wants to stay in a peaceful area without having to isolate theirself in a mountain.
The looks of the hotel interior are more or less to be like these:
Swimming pool became one of the plus facilities from this hotel, considering that most low-budget hotels are not equipped with swimming pool facilities. By the way, more or less, these are how the room interior looks:
Complete information regarding Hotel Scarlet Bukit Pakar, kindly check as below:
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4. The Jayakarta Hotels & Resorts, The Old Hotel That is Always A Favorite For Business Traveles Or Family.
Compared to other hotels mentioned before, Hotel The Jayakarta is one of the old player. But until now, this 4-star hotel is still always a target for travelers who are having vacation to Bandung.
Beside its location factor that is right on the side of Ir. H. Juanda Street (main street of Dago), this hotel TURNS OUT to have a rather-friendly rate. Starting from around $40 per night, man! (note: it could be higher or lower, depending on the promotions from the hotel).
Other reason of how could this hotel always be a favorite, surely lies on its facilities. Hotel The Jayakarta has plenty of facilities that are ready to spoil their guest, starting from big-sized swimming pool, kiddy pool, fitness center, spa, to tennis court. No wonder the hotel is a best-seller amongst travelers who visit alone or with their family.
Let’s go take a sneak peek of how this hotel atmosphere looks:
And, there are even quite plenty choices of room type. Travelers can choose their own room type that matches their tourism budget the most. The cheapest room type has the rate starting from around $40/night, meanwhile the largest one (penthouse type) could rates up to a few hundred dollar/night.
Photos of room atmosphere are more or less like this:
Phew, that’s quite plenty of room type, wasn’t it? To figure out which one is the most suitable to your budget, please check the detailed information below:
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5. The 1O1, Awesome (And Quite Affordable) Hotel Which is Only 5 Minutes of Walking From Bandung Indah Plaza.
Judging from its super strategic location which is right on the crowd center of Dago, also by seeing its building exterior looks that is surely awesome, who would have thought that The 101 have some “affection” towards budget travelers? This hotel rates are starting from around $32 – $40 (depending on its promotion), and that rate is sexy enough for a 4-star hotel with very interesting location.
Imagine it, in less than 5 minutes of walking, you would have already reached Bandung Indah Plaza and Gramedia Merdeka. Also, this hotel is close enough to Riau Street which is offering a bunch of factory outlets and culinary tourism spots. Hmmm, sounds fun!
This hotel was designed with a strong urban nuance. The building is dominated with grey colors and chic furnitures. Some hotel interior looks can be seen in a series of photos below:
Now is time to take a sneak peek of the room looks in The 101 Hotel. This hotel has 3 types of room: Deluxe Smart (90 rooms @24 square meters), Deluxe Stylish (13 rooms @26 square meters), Deluxe Experience (42 square meters), Duplex Trendy (6 rooms @50 square meters), Urban Chic (69 square meters). All rooms were design with trendy and modern nuance; it is suitable for youngsters, young couples, and even those who travel with family.
Amazing, isn’t it? Anyone feel curious about this hotel, please go on to read the informations below!
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6. For A More Vintage Staying Experience, House Sangkuriang Dago Is Ready to Be Your House While You Are in Bandung.
Just admit it, anywhere we walk to, there is nothing can compare the warm atmosphere of home. Luckily in Bandung, there are several accomodation with homey ambience that are ready to be your second home. One of the most favorite amongst travelers is House Sangkuriang Dago.
Located on Sangkuriang Street, this hotel has its own trademark that makes it unique. The building has a strong art deco architectural style which was popular in Bandung around the 1920’s. Even the interior was designed with homey warmth, that is ready to make travelers to feel like they are being in the middle of their own home.
Check out the pictures below!
And as for the room, this 3-star hotel has 3 types of room: Sangkuriang (26 square meters), Siliwangi (30 square meters), and Family Suite (30 square meters, with two separated private rooms). Each room is equipped with various supporting neccesities, starting from tea/coffee making facilities, minibar, cable TV, to safety deposit box.
The hotel ambience is homey, isn’t it? Not to mention that that this hotel is located on a strategic position: just a couple minutes from Dago Crossroad, and from here travelers can easily access Upper Dago or Cihampelas. Room rates are starting from around $40, and it could be less than that when there is a promotion. Check the rates oftenly, who knows you might get a special promotion while staying here.
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