Pros: Friendly staff. Clean room and still nature feels you can walk to see the orang Utan. Or stay in the lodge reading at the mini library at the tower or just play pool
Cons: Food are not always ready so you need to order what you want 2 hours before. Since I like snacking it's a bit hard however it's understandable since it's a conservation not a commercial ...
Pros: Orang utan and sun bear!
Cons: Expensive full board options. Wished I didn't take it because not much food varieties for lunch and dinner mostly vegs. Snack for tea time was good but they only served us in a very small plate. ...
Pros: The location in the middle of the rehabilitation center .
Cons: The cold water but we knew that before we booked
Pros: Orangutans The view The personal was very friendly
Cons: N/a There is no warm water in the cheaper bungalow, but that we knew upfront.
Pros: Amazing staff, wildlife and area
Cons: Cold showers
Pros: The treetop area away from everything are the best, yet we can still see the antics of the orangutan below - bring your binoculars and mosquito repellent. Although there were hardly any mosquitoes up ...
Cons: Wifi connection could be better.
Pros: The dedication and passion of those involved in the outstanding work for orang utans, sunbears and other wildlife
Pros: My colleague, my boss and i have stayed in this Lodge and we are really satisfied especially my boss who stayed at the suite room. he said its amazing beautiful and its good for value of money, the ...
Cons: There was no hot water in standard rooms, but we still can manage it. the wifi was not so fast but i could understand. i will still recommend this place if any of my friends are going to visit ...
Samboja Lodge offers an airport shuttle (available on request) for IDR 350000.00 per vehicle one way. Free perks include WiFi, self parking, and buffet breakfast daily between 6:30 AM and 8:30 AM. A terrace and a garden are other highlights.
Pros: The bed was comfy and the rocking chair was a great idea
Cons: The carpet on the hall way could be brighter
Hotel Grand Tiga Mustika is a great choice for a stay in Balikpapan. The outdoor pool is a great spot to take a dip, and guests can grab a bite to eat at Melati, which serves Indonesian cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A fitness center and a children's pool are offered, and rooms get the details right with premium bedding and slippers.
Cons: A drink upon arrival was listed as a bonus upon check-in. I found the staff very disinterested, and customer service was poor. I asked confirmation that my room would have a balcony, as i specifically...
Pros: Very extensive breakfast selection. Rooms a generous size
Cons: Needs some basic maintenance.
Pros: the view from the pool was great, with sea as the background
Cons: free wifi did not work in the bedroom, only on public areas in the morning only 1 elevator operated, it took forever to get down
Pros: It was pleasure esp the view!
Cons: Wifi a lil bit slow. Internal phone was off
Pros: Hotel staff top class......
Cons: The restaurant was very poor, on Saturday wanted a salad at 2.00pm, they had run out of salad unbelievable for a hotel. Service extremely poor was only 2 people in the restaurant and it took 40mins ...
Pros: Location, nice pool, see view
Cons: Door was not fully closing, some renovation requested
Pros: nice atmosphere, good place to sit at night over ocean
Pros: The rooms is large
Cons: Room.facilities are rotten
Located just 4.9 mi (7.9 km) from the airport, Aston Balikpapan Hotel and Residence offers pick-up service (available on request). Guests can take a dip in the outdoor pool or grab a bite to eat at The East, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A bar/lounge and a fitness center are other highlights, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer LCD TVs and refrigerators.
Cons: Staff is not attentive and not a very good service. I asked if they have adaptor, they never come to my room or tell me that they dont have it. I ordered room service, the fried rice had fried smelly ...
Pros: The breakfast is quite an high standard . Of course you cannot to have the croissant of Rue de la Concorde. The staff is really top. The bar service friendly and speed.
Cons: My room was a frigo also with conditioner switch off. The week before I was in the same hotel, with my professional team. So I get my laundry monday and I had back friday. But finally they didn'...
Pros: Location just in the heart of the city
Cons: Some furnitures are damaged, need to refurbish
Pros: location is in the city, close to anywhere...
Cons: no smile in their faces....should be more friendly and have a big smile... :D
Pros: Poor WiFi connection...
Cons: Good WiFi connection in room
Pros: I was checking at 4 pm and still wait another 30 minutes till my room ready. I was booking online a week before. The welcoming letter as member if accor club member was ready but not the room. I was ...
Pros: Rooms very comfortable
Cons: Can't think of anything
Pros: staff where ao friendly at the breakfast station
Cons: double twin making into king bed, and make discomfort to sleep, pool water like whitening acid , so itchy
Pros: Very nice and helpful staff, good breakfast and nice swimming pool
Cons: Very old hotel needs a big renovation.
Pros: Swimming pool and dinner in the pool area on Friday night.
Cons: The Hot tub at the pool area was not working
Check in to Novotel Balikpapan, a 4-star contemporary hotel in the centre of Balikpapan. This Indonesian hotel is an excellent choice for business and leisure. Enjoy a relaxing massage and a dip in the jacuzzi or outdoor pool. A range of bars and restaurants with exceptional views guarantee you will make the most of your stay at Novotel.
Pros: Location. Close to the airport, shopping malls and other amusement areas.
Cons: Service. No towels in the room until 7.30pm (checked in at 2pm) due to technical reasons according to Duty Manager. Bathroom. Need to be cleaned better. Beds. One layer. Not comfortable for 4 or 5 ...
Cons: dirty room
Pros: Location in the mall
Cons: non comfortable bed and room dirty
Pros: Next to a mall
Cons: Very uncomfortable bed, spring digs into your back. Despite checking in after check-in hour, I waited 2 hours for towels to be delivered to my room so that I can shower. Very not impressed.
Pros: Clean room and clean bathroom
Cons: hard and short bed
Pros: Located within a shopping mall and cinema.
Pros: nothing , really poor place
Cons: alls , how hôtel like this 5* announced with walls destroy by humidity, matras cheap quality same for linen , one vasque alone you cannot put anything around . very big room …but not enought ...
Pros: The location is near to the best shopping mall in the city
Cons: the bed was too old and the towel in the bathroom need to be replaced with the new one
Pros: Location in the same building with e-walk, easy access to many choices of restaurants, cinema and shops. Staff were good, room cleanliness was ok.
Cons: With the chosen (cheapest) price from booking.com, got a small room with unpleasant view (read: roof), i.e. room 650. Had a better room before though. Breakfast needs to be improved in terms of taste ...
Pros: Breakfast menu various, connect to mall.
Cons: 1. My room is downgraded from Superior to Standard. 2. Towel is very bad, like feet doormat 3. Room is not ready even I arrived at 3 pm 4. Room smelling is not fresh, exhaust fan not work
A great choice for a stay in Balikpapan, Grand Jatra Hotel Balikpapan is just 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from the airport. After splashing around at the outdoor pool, you can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge. There's also a fitness center, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer 24-hour room service and minibars.
Cons: Its not at the hotel but The beach at the front is not clean, and not to far from the beach there's a pile of rubbish
Pros: THE BEACH
Cons: OLD ROOM AND BEDROOM NOT COMFOTRABLE
Pros: complete of room facility
Cons: old furniture
Pros: Old building but still oke.
Cons: The colours of the wallpaper ia dull
Pros: Beach acces
Cons: The beach not maintained well
Pros: close to mall or for shoping, nice sea view
Cons: Nobody meet us at the front door with tobacco smell around, when opened sleep room door I can smell wet carpet aroma, toilet tap can not stop the water, amenity not as shown on advertise, dirty room, ...
Pros: Location is good
Cons: The security stop me at the gate, asked me to pay all things, even I deposited cash and I must leave my credit card in the security post when I went out for a while. Its like a prison! Think again ...
Pros: Hotel is very good, clean and staff so friendly. and food is excellent!
Cons: hotel should provide beach activities for hotel guests.
Pros: A little bit old bulding but still comfortable
Cons: The towels are old
Our location is supremely convenient, being the only hotel in Balikpapan which has beautiful white sand beaches in front of hotel overlooking the Makassar Straits, own extensive garden and just minutes from Balikpapan Sepinggan International AirportWith over 185 rooms of different sizes to choose from, guests will be spoilt for choice. All our rooms are elegantly designed and richly- appointed, with a host of modern amenities for the best possible stay you could have in Balikpapan.Drink and dining choices abound at Palm Caf Restaurant, guests can savor a wide choice of mouthwatering international culinary delights or simply relax over a cocktail at Matahari Lounge.We boast plenty of facilities for your personal well-being. Work out at the well-equipped fitness centre, or partake of the traditional massage and the aromatherapy treatments we offer. Our exceptionally high standards of service guarantees a level of comfort normally reserved for the privileged.For meetings in Balikpapan, Le Grandeur Balikpapan provides spacious rooms for guests to organize their business meetings or banquets.
Cons: Beds were the hardest we've felt in over 10 countries, prices extremely high, and I had food poisoning from the sushi on the Friday night. Don't worry, we will never come back...
Pros: The staff were polite & professional. The room had hardwood floors, floor to ceiling windows and a great view of the nearby streets & the ocean. The service was outstanding
Cons: Everything was good & have no complaints.
Pros: Not a lot - disappointing really as I have stayed in this hotel many times in the last 10 years although last visit was about 4 years ago. At least the food is still quite good especially breakfast ...
Cons: Hotel is getting scruffy and old looking and the rooms on the 4th Floor really need renovating. The air con in the room I was in wasn't working well ( not cold ) and made a hell of a noise.. ...
Pros: Sea View Staff are super friendly and kind. Breakfast is nice but no many choices. Rooms are big and comfortable.
Cons: The location is 5 minutes far from the main road, but on a hill and would be difficult especially if you are with a baby stroller and climbing back.
Pros: Abolutely Nothing
Cons: The entire floor had smoking smell. There was a room full of 4-5 people, smoking & talking out loud with the door opened. On complaint, they didn't ask them to shut the door and instead ...
Gran Senyiur Hotel offers an airport shuttle for IDR 85000 per vehicle one way. You can indulge in massages, facials, or reflexology, and Sky Grill, one of 4 restaurants, serves seafood and is open for dinner. There are 3 bars/lounges and an outdoor pool, and rooms at this luxurious hotel get the details right with premium bedding and bathrobes.
Pros: The rain shower was fantastic. The food in the Canton Restaurant was very good. They provide free shuttle to airport.
Cons: No place to hang my towels when taking shower. The WiFi was weak.
Pros: 1. The comfy pillow! 2. The rain-shower 3. Breakfast menus were delicous and kids friendly
Cons: The location was a bit far from city center..
Pros: superior breakfast. great lunch. tasty dinner.
Cons: poor check service, very slow, even manager also no sense of urgent, working at thier own pace. very bad.
Pros: Nice hotel with modern rooms and bathrooms Excellent value for money Very friendly staff Pick up service from the airport is for free
Cons: Not really in the city center
Pros: The food from Canton restaurant in Hotel was great.
Cons: 1. No universal wall power plugs in the room. Bring your own adapter or request from room service. 2. No mall or restaurant nearby. 3. Wifi was weak and slow, no LAN.
Pros: the building in a high elevation is towering...
Cons: bathroom floor construction is unacceptable...whoever that masonry contractor who fix that floor tile be terminated.
Pros: The staff was very friendly
Cons: Nothing I didn't like
Pros: It was a beautiful hotel with very friendly staff. The bedroom was comfortable and the shower was lovely
Cons: It was quite far out of town. The first night we wanted to eat in the hotel restaurant but there was a function on. We had dinner outside, which was fine.
Pros: Close to masjid (mosque)
Cons: Not clean and too slow staff
Platinum Balikpapan Hotel & Convention Hall is a great choice for a stay in Balikpapan. Guests can visit the spa to indulge in massages or reflexology, and international cuisine is served at Chinese Canton, which is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. An outdoor pool and a bar/lounge are other highlights, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer up nice touches like bathrobes and slippers.
Pros: Staff's Friendliness, comfortable ,value for money. Small room but nice.
Cons: Almost nothing
Pros: Location and some staff invite us on mocktail party on that day
Cons: I found some mold in ceiling because ac's leakness
Cons: There are bed bugs in the bed .
Pros: Friendly staff, nice breakfast.
Pros: Since I've book this for my parents, they said that the room is nice, tidy and comfort. Swimming pool is nice with sea landscape. The hotel gave them early check in and late check out for free.
Cons: Almost nothing, but if there is shuttle bus/car from airport to the hotel for free, it would be wonderful ;)
Pros: We can early check in at 7am.
Cons: Small bathroom
Pros: The chapel in the six floor and water dispenser for free refill
Cons: It's bathroom. Like standing in a bathtub. So small,
Pros: Efficient, clean, comfortable, inexpensive. This hotel's downtown location is perfect for the waterfront eateries and bars. Enjoyed being able to use the pool at the Novotel next door, which ...
Cons: The room smelled like something not well dried...the towel smell bad...leakage from the bathroom to the wooden floor of the room
Pros: close to shopping center
Cons: took a long time for recieving the hotel key
Located in the heart of the Balikpapan business district, ibis Balikpapan stands out as one of the leading business hotels in the city. Its close proximity to the shopping district and major transport services and the warm service provided by its attentive staff make it perfect for both business and leisure travelers alike. The hotel is just a 20-minute drive from Sepinggan Airport.
Cons: The bathroom and toilet are look old, and unclean
Pros: hotel staffs are helpful
Cons: hotel star rating is over stated. it doesn't deserve a single start rating. toilets are totally disgusting, however, towel is clean and comfortable.
A great choice for a stay in Balikpapan, Hotel Mega Lestari features airport drop-off service. Guests can indulge in massages and enjoy international cuisine at Pandawa Restaurant, which is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There's an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer 24-hour room service and free WiFi.
Pros: closet to the city and the airport. the hotel has large and clean room
Cons: Breakfast was a nightmare.
Pros: Large room. Clean and good wifi.
Cons: Breakfast lacks variety. The hotel is up a hill, so if you don't have any transportation, walking out and in might be pretty tiring.
Pros: breakfast is good, room is clean
Cons: Reception staff are not really good when we arrived, she is not really friendly,
Pros: Excellent facilities，worth more than the price.
Pros: Spacious, v.clean room, large comfortable bed, enough furniture, window with view, good bathroom/shower, a/c, ok wifi. Friendly reception. Not bad location, 20 min walk to big, modern e-Walk ...
Cons: Expensive beer!! But that's normal now in Indonesia after ban on alkohol.
Pros: Nice place and good food
Cons: far from street and climbing
Located just 4.2 mi (6.7 km) from the airport, favehotel M.T. Haryono - Balikpapan offers pick-up service (available on request). Guests looking for a bite to eat can check out the coffee shop/café, and the bar/lounge is the perfect spot to grab a drink at the end of the day. Other highlights include a garden, and rooms offer LED TVs and room service.
Pros: + very clean and modern room / very nice staff / next to mall
Cons: - strange light design: no light at the table, lamps dangling above your head when in bed
Pros: Our room and hotel are clean. They also have a friendly staff. I travel with my mom. who has to stay in her wheelchair, the staff are so helpfull..
Cons: Please make variation on the breakfast menu
Pros: Location nearby big mall. Price. Cleanliness
Cons: Poor sound proof
Pros: Great room and comfortable bed
Pros: I like the location
Cons: I don't like the laundry staff, he knock the door like he would like to break in.. He should be trained how to knock on occupied room.. Beside is that possible for having laundry when you'll ...
Pros: Next time, if travelling to Balikpapan, must stay in Quest again ☺ perfect place for family
Pros: Nothing really
Cons: 1.Noise from other guests 2.Shower cold 3.Very fery little water from the tap 4.No genset and no AC or power for 4 hours
Pros: I love the bedroom. It's big enough for me. I like the bathroom too, with ergonomic utilities and space.
Pros: Staying here be like adding extra value for your money.
Cons: There's no gym inside the hotel.
Pros: location, room
Quest Hotel Balikpapan is just 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from the airport and offers pick-up service. For a bite to eat, guests can check out Maratus, which serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Nice touches like bathrobes and slippers are offered up in all rooms, along with LED TVs and minibars.
Pros: The Staff were very attentive and extra helpful beyond the call of duty
Cons: The billing process at the restaurant
Pros: Location is very close to PERTAMINA refinery.
Pros: Very friendly and helpful staff. Good choice of value for money restaurants. Clean comfortable rooms.
Cons: Few power outlets in room. Outlet not easily accessed from desk. Perhaps a multi outlet power board could be provided as business guests typically travel with multiple devices
Cons: slow check in counter
Cons: Water pressure and shower.
Pros: Though the hotel is known to be quite old...the room still maintained in tip top condition. I like the pillow...where can I buy one?
Cons: Keeping up with times...upgrade of the water closet into a modern one will boost and ensure progress and greater sustainability of your business.
Pros: The food especially oxtail soup and zaitun are very good
Cons: the elevator system key sometimes didn't work
Pros: - Spacious and clean room (eventhough an old room) - Big pool - Fast response for any services - Nice staffs - ATM center at the parking lot
Cons: - Old bed (spring bed)
Pros: Excellent service!
Cons: For people looking for a hotel close to the city center, this hotel is a bit to the outer city, but close to the souvenir market.
Pros: Room and bed. Pool. Breakfast
Cons: Connecting door to next bedroom,why do hotels have so many ? You can hear loud talking and TV
A great choice for a stay in Balikpapan, Blue Sky Hotel offers a free airport shuttle during limited hours. Guests can be pampered with aromatherapy at the spa, and Garden Coffee Shop, one of 3 restaurants, serves international cuisine. 2 bars/lounges and an outdoor pool are other highlights at this upscale hotel, and rooms offer 24-hour room service and flat-screen TVs.
Pros: I love the balcony with city and sea view. There is Sauna facility and gym with brand new equipments.
Cons: Swimming pool was under maintenance at the time, shower pressure was not high.
Pros: Excellent variety of breakfast, friendly and helpful staff, great lap pool plus bar that serves refreshing cocktails.
Pros: The place close to beach
Cons: The location area surrounding still under construction and we can feel the smell of polluted river when we enter the area.
Pros: Ocean view
Cons: Not easy to find room number
Pros: The staff were very friendly, though not always very good at English.The breakfast was great with a wide choice. Well located - 5 mins to the shopping centres.
Cons: The spa, i.e. massage rooms, pool, toilets and showers, which should have been cleaned by the hotel weren't, and hence were in a poor state...really disgusting! The pillow that was used to rest ...
Pros: cozy place for relaxing
Cons: No knifes sent with room order, and when complained they still failed to send one ...........are you kidding! Air con just worked! Wifi highly annoying!
Pros: Breakfast OK. Good rooms. Generally very clean. Big shower.
Cons: Something strange happening with the hotel stuff. 02:20 morning received a call from reception with some explanation how to extend the stay in the hotel (I didn't ask for it, even if ask, is it ...
A great choice for a stay in Balikpapan, Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan features an airport shuttle. Guests can indulge in massages or aromatherapy, and international cuisine is served at Swiss Cafe, which is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There's an outdoor pool and a poolside bar, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer 24-hour room service and LCD TVs.
Hotel Zurich is just 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from the airport and offers a shuttle for IDR 70000 per vehicle one way. Guests can visit the fitness center for a workout or grab a bite to eat at Kembang Desa, which serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A bar/lounge and a garden are other highlights, and rooms offer up nice touches like premium bedding and bathrobes.
Pros: The deluxe room was really spacious which was worth the extra for staying several days, included a couch area with a table that was nice to have Bed was comfortable Shower had good hot water AC was...
Cons: I don't think they cleaned the room at all (besides the sheets) before we checked in, there were hairs, dirt, some old trash in the room A bit noisy from the construction next door but it didn&#...
Pros: Located at the center city
Cons: The staff doesn't speak english
Enjoy your visit to Balikpapan with a stay at Hotel Buana Lestari. For a bite to eat, guests can check out Buana, which serves Indonesian cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. All rooms offer flat-screen TVs, minibars, and room service.
Cons: Towels was old n slight yellowish. My room AC was down. Got a new room.. All good
Pros: the size of the rooms is okay Location is perfect for travelling to airport,
Cons: 1. refrigerator is needed, some has to transit for 3-6 days and forced to keep their own food and beverages, saving money laah... 2. ventilation fan at the bathroom is not working, i have to ...
Pros: Airport view is very good
Cons: The staff not warm enough
Cons: The breakfast is very standard..
Pros: Nothing.Horrible hotel.
Cons: Staff are incompetent
Pros: The location and ambience.
Pros: Even it was like an old one.. Everything was great, especially it's next to Sepinggan airport.. Nice place to stay for transit before have a long trip and also for leisure time..
Pros: The bed is comfort
Cons: Breakfast all menu is not delicious, no one
Pros: Close to airport. Clean
Cons: Tiles floor.
Pros: Near the airport and good breakfast
Cons: Rooms little dirty and need renovation
A great choice for a stay in Balikpapan, Hakaya Plaza Hotel is just 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from the airport. Guests can indulge in massages, aromatherapy, or reflexology, and grab a bite to eat at DSepinggan, which serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A bar/lounge and a terrace are offered, and rooms get the details right with premium bedding and bathrobes.
Pros: All except Parking Area and friendly staffs must be improved
Pros: Easy access to hotel
Cons: 1. Need a big patient to wait the ordered food. When I got the food the taste is to salty. 2. No towel when we are in the room. The staff give the towel after we ask them. 3. The room ceiling is ...
Pros: The bed is comforting. Temperature is ok. Carpet floor is nice.
Cons: Long time takes to clean up room request. Food provided in sehri time (early breakfast) is limited. Come late you lost almost all of the menu.
Pros: Quite clean and the pillow is confortable.
Cons: Room is compact. It has smoke smell through HVAC peritically despit it is a non-smokin room. The twin bed is small.
Pros: Nice and comfort
Pros: bed and bathroom is so comfy
Cons: gloomy coridor
Pros: I traveled with 11 months old baby and was very happy that they got chicken porridge for breakfast. Good breakfast.
Pros: The cleanliness, facilities, comfort of bedding
Cons: The room has no view to outside
Pros: I got room free upgrade by Eres reception at deluxe room . But when check in ,little bit wait without offering the welcome drink by front desk.. when I ask while i got the room key , that the room at ...
Cons: View of room
Pros: the location near to city and airport
Cons: the room so smelly full of smoke perhaps from cigarets
A great choice for a stay in Balikpapan, Swiss-Belinn Balikpapan is just 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the airport. Guests can indulge in hot stone massages, body scrubs, or facials, and grab a bite to eat at Barelo, which serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A bar/lounge and a fitness center are other highlights, and rooms offer 24-hour room service and LCD TVs.
A great choice for a stay in Balikpapan, Best Inn Hotel is just 3.7 mi (5.9 km) from the airport. For a bite to eat, guests can check out Le Cafe, which serves Indonesian cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. All rooms offer LED TVs, room service, and premium bedding.
Cons: Should have more proper signboard leading from the airport
Sepinggan Hotel is just 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from the airport and offers free drop-off service at scheduled times. Free perks include WiFi, valet parking, and buffet breakfast daily between 6 AM and 9:30 AM. A terrace and a garden are other highlights, and rooms offer up nice touches like deep soaking tubs and premium bedding.
A great choice for a stay in Balikpapan, Hotel Nuansa Indah is just 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the airport. Guests can relax at the sauna, work out at the fitness center, or grab a bite to eat at the restaurant. An outdoor pool and a steam room are other highlights, and rooms offer 24-hour room service and minibars.