Top areas in Jakarta
One of the most densely populated cities in the world, Jakarta is the capital of Java and the gateway to Indonesia. It's the largest city in Southeast Asia and offers some of the best hotel facilities in the world, which is convenient for all the global commerce that moves through the region.
Jakarta Airport, which is locally known as Soekarno Hatta International Airport, handles more than 30 million travelers a year and is linked to hotels in Central Jakarta via shuttle bus and taxi. The airport is only 20 kilometers from the city center, so travelers who want to stay near the airport have the option of booking a hotel near Jakarta airport.
Central Jakarta is the busiest and most compact of this city and where much of Jakarta's business and finance are conducted. Hotels in Central Jakarta are convenient to major company headquarters, high-end shopping, restaurants, bars, and culturally significant landmarks like the National Monument, locally known as MONAS.
Museums of note within Jakarta include the National Museum and the unique Puppet Museum.
After dark, the nightlife in Jakarta is most active in Central and South Jakarta, with a range of nightclubs, live music venues, and 24-hour cafés. This diverse and exciting city truly has something for everyone.
There’s much more to see and learn about Jakarta, and the interactive map on this page is a great way to find out where the attractions and hotels can be found in this city.