While Surakarta is famous as a city of business, there is lots to attract tourists. Solo has amazing temples, Kampung Village where Batik is still created in the traditional way and the Kraton, the old palace of the King of Solo. To help you arrange your stay here is a list of the best hotels in Solo for every budget.
To make it easy for you to choose a hotel we shortlisted the best hotels in Solo. The hotels are broken into three categories; best budget hotel in Solo, best mid range hotel in Solo and best luxury hotel in Solo. The best hotel for each category was selected based on location, service, value for money and customer feedback on Agoda. You can find our favorites below!
We’ve provided price for guidance, but it might not be the same for your travel date. Scroll through the images on the slider to find out more about the hotel.
DYI: Best Budget Hotel in Solo
7.9 - Very Good
Based on 1000+ Reviews
Amarelo Hotel Solo from $19 a Night
The Amarelo is a 3 Star hotel in a grand the suburbs of Solo. The interior is elegantly furnished. Guests compliment the spacious clean rooms, professional staff. The most common complaint from guests is the limited choice of food at breakfast, though there is a lot available if you have the appetite. In regards to value for money and service the Amarelo is probably the best budget hotel in Solo.
DYI: Best Mid-Range Hotel in Solo
8.2 - Excellent
Based on 320+ Reviews
The Royal Surakarta Heritage Solo – MGallery by Sofitel from $38 a Night
Normally a hotel like the Royal Surakarta Heritage would not be listed as a mid-range hotel. The Royal Gallery Surakarta has the facilities of a luxury hotel. It is conveniently located in the heart of the city. The hotel facilities include an outdoor gym, business centre and a spa. Live performances are held at the bar and lounge. There is no consistent negative criticism from guests. While suites can be expensive you can book a room at the hotel from less than $40 a night making it extremely good value for money.
DYI: Best Luxury Hotel in Solo
9.0 - Excellent
Based on 290+ Reviews
Alila Solo from $70 a Night
If you want to stay in a hotel that has it all, this plush urban retreat, located five minutes away from Solo Square, is where you should stay. The rooms are luxurious and the facilities are just as impressive. After spending time at the pool or in the spa, you should try the Alila Experiences. The tours are the perfect way to satisfy your curiosity about the history and Javanese traditions of Surakarta. After taking a tour make sure to return to the hotel for dinner. There are three dining options to choose from, one indoor and two outdoors.
Recommended Hotels in Solo Reviewed
We’ve nominated our favourite hotels in Solo. If you’d like some more options here are a few more recommendations for you. The hotels are ordered by price. You can use the link below to jump to the one that fits your budget.
- Best Hotels in Solo From Under $50 a Night: Find Out More
- Best Mid Range Hotels in Solo: Find Out More
- Best Luxury Hotels in Solo: Find Out More
Let’s continue the list with these recommended budget hotels.
Recommended Hotels in Solo From Under $50 a Night
8.1 - Excellent
Based on 200+ Reviews
Aziza Syariah Hotel Solo by Horison from $21 a Night
There is a lot of positive feedback on Agoda about Aziza Syariah Hotel. It is conveniently located in the centre on the city. You can walk to the train station and there are plenty of dining options close by. The hotel also offers a concierge services and a one-way complimentary airport transfer. It is however a Syariah hotel, which means that you will hear the call to prayer at 4 am, which is not good if you are a light sleeper. Overall for location, feedback and price the Azizah Syariah is one of the best budget hotels in Solo.
7.4 - Very Good
Based on 80+ Reviews
Rumah Turi Eco Boutique Hotel from $23 a Night
The Rumah Turi Eco Boutique Hotel has a calming atmosphere. The hotel is built from sustainable materials, and you can actually feel it from the wooden decor to the plants that surround you – they even have a meditation area and a library. The restaurant, lounge and garden are decorated with spices and herbs that they also cook with.
7.7 - Very Good
Based on 130+ Reviews
Megaland Hotel Solo from $30 a Night
The lobby of the Megalan Hotel is bright and airy, and this ambiance continues throughout the stylishly decorated rooms. The hotel has an outdoor pool and a spa. Their Avocado Restaurant serves local and western cuisine. The hotel is just a ten-minute drive away from the city center and sites like Klewer Market.
Recommended Mid Range Hotels in Solo
8.0 - Very Good
Based on 240+ Reviews
Rumah Batu Villa & Spa from $34 a Night
Rumah Batu Villa & Spa mixes modern design and Javanese decor. With a spa that houses a steam room, and a wide range of spa treatments available, this property has a spa that can rival a 5-star hotel. The villa has an outdoor pool a library and a restaurant. The Jade Restaurant serves Indonesian and Western food, where you dine in an open-air hut surrounded by tropical greenery.
8.1 - Excellent
Based on 5+ Reviews
Warisan Heritage Resort & Resto from $36 a Night
Arriving at the Warisan Heritage Resort is like entering a little village. The decor embodies the word heritage, but at the same time, everything is comfortable and goes together well. There’s a mini patio outside every room, where you can sip your tea, which overlooks the pool and garden. A spa is available and the resort offers a free shuttle service to the airport. It’s a relaxing place to be based and one of the best mid range hotels in Surakarta.
6.8 - Good
Based on 130+ Reviews
Kusuma Sahid Prince Hotel Solo from $38 a Night
The Kusuma Sahid Prince Hotel is a favorite with travellers. The decor of the hotel is truly Javanese, something you experience as soon as you enter the grand lobby. Rooms at the Kusuma Sahid offer either a pool or a garden view. The hotel offers complimentary airport transfers and you can order European, Chinese, and Japanese cuisine from the restaurant. You can also enjoy live performances with a vast selection of alcoholic beverages at Madugondo Bar.
Recommended Luxury Hotels in Solo
8.1 - Excellent
Based on 150+ Reviews
The Alana Hotel & Convention Center Solo from $39 a Night
The Alana Hotel and Convention is one of the best ‘budget’ luxury hotels in Solo. The hotel has three pools which are all located outdoors. One of the pools is on the lower floor while the two on the upper floor offer panoramic city views. The property has a spa and fitness center, and guests are raving about the fast Wi-Fi that suits their business needs. The location is also convenient for those who want to be close to the airport, which is only four kilometers away.
8.0 - Very Good
Based on 300+ Reviews
Aston Solo Hotel from $64 a Night
The Aston Solo is located right in the middle of Solo Central Business District. It is a ten-minute drive to the famous batik center in Klewer Market and is also close to the National Press Monument and the Museum Keraton Surakarta. The hotel has an outdoor pool, meeting and banquet halls, a business center and a children’s playground. It is modern, glamorous and luxurious, perfect for the discerning traveller.