Bromo Stays near main attractions – Arriving at the peak of Mount Bromo, witnessing the moments when the sun begins to rise is an essential experience that shouldn’t be missed. It’s like witnessing one of the most exquisite paintings crafted by the divine. To catch that perfect view, a little effort and perseverance are required. Especially on holidays, the viewpoints situated at an altitude of around 2,770 meters above sea level get crowded with tourists. You wouldn’t want to miss the chance to enjoy the “best sunrise in the world” just because you arrived late at the viewpoint, would you? Imagine having to wake up and depart at what time to catch the sunrise and be at the viewpoint before 04:00? Yes, you’d have to leave the hotel at one in the wee hours of the morning!

But, did you know that there are now more accommodations available around Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park? Yes, there are plenty of lodging options ranging from simple to luxurious ones, catering to your preferences whether you’re traveling solo or in a group. With accommodations closer by, you can arrange your departure time more flexibly, and of course, conserve more energy for capturing photos and exploring the various attractions around Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park (TNBTS).

1. De Potrek Bromo

Nestled amidst the stunning natural landscape, this accommodation preserves its rustic charm by providing wooden cottages for its guests.

Each room is a cozy sanctuary crafted from wood, exuding warmth and tranquility.

Moreover, adorned with large windows, guests can indulge in uninterrupted views of the surrounding beauty right from the comfort of their rooms. Imagine waking up to the sight of lush greenery or catching the golden hues of sunset without even stepping outside!

The ambiance is simply magical, perfect for unwinding with a cup of coffee, allowing the serene surroundings to envelop you in a sense of blissful tranquility.

2. Istana Petani Homestay

If you’re longing for tranquility, Istana Petani Hotel is the perfect retreat for you. Stepping into this haven feels like a journey back to the countryside, where the harmony of nature surrounds you. With its rustic architecture predominantly made of wood and brick, the ambiance exudes comfort, inviting you to relax amidst the cool embrace of nature.

Notes: Some accommodation features may be limited, as it caters primarily to backpackers or those on a budget.

Offering three types of rooms, from standard doubles to triples, you can tailor your stay to accommodate your group size. What’s more, this accommodation is budget-friendly, making it an ideal choice for backpackers seeking solace without breaking the bank.

3. Bromo Terrace Hotel

This hotel boasts a modern and minimalist design, with rooms fashioned as a row of cozy cottages complete with ensuite bathrooms and private terraces. Ideal for those craving a more private stay, this setup ensures a serene retreat away from the hustle and bustle.

Moreover, the proximity to Mount Bromo is quite convenient, with just a 25-minute drive to reach Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. It’s the perfect base for adventurers eager to explore the natural wonders of the region.

Catering to the needs of millennials who crave captivating photo spots, the hotel features unique door ruins that serve as picturesque backdrops. Strike a pose here, and it’s as if you’re stepping into the wilderness, surrounded by lush greenery. Additionally, there’s a balcony where you can unwind while taking in the breathtaking views of the verdant landscape.

4. Jiwa Jawa Resort

Are you eager to witness the Jazz Gunung performance? Better book your room at this resort well in advance. That’s because the Jazz Gunung shows typically take place at the Bromo Jiwa Jawa Resort’s Amphitheater.

Just imagine stepping out of your room to immerse yourself in the diverse musical offerings from world-renowned jazz artists!

For those with a bit more budget to spare during their Bromo trip, this resort is definitely worth considering. It offers a comprehensive range of facilities, ensuring a comfortable stay. Additionally, the accommodation provides jeep trips for sunrise chasing, departing at 03:00, or you can partake in other exciting activities like cycling around the surrounding villages.

When you’re ready to recharge after your adventures, head over to the Java Banana Gallery & Café. Located not far from the main building, here you can savor delicious traditional dishes while admiring the beautiful landscape of Ijen.

5. Plataran Bromo

This hotel left such an impression on us that we’ve stayed here more than once. Compared to previous year, the current condition is vastly different, with numerous new facilities added. From a spa with stunning natural views, a restaurant, new room/villa options suitable for families, to even a glass house! You probably never imagined finding a luxurious hotel amidst the misty wilderness like this, but that’s what makes Plataran Bromo exceptional.

The accommodation concept here resembles a Swiss countryside, featuring several European-style villas, each comprising multiple rooms. You can opt to rent just one room or the entire villa if you’re vacationing with a large family.

Each villa comes with a common area like a central lounge and dining area reminiscent of a private home, along with a balcony overlooking the lush green hills. Just picture yourself enjoying an evening coffee here while watching the mist and clouds drift by. Epic!

For a grander experience, try staying in the Private Pool Family Villa, which is slightly secluded and equipped with a private swimming pool. This villa accommodates up to 10 people, making it perfect for gatherings with friends, colleagues, or family. But beware, the pool can be as cold as ice!

If you’re traveling with children, right next to the spa is the most beautiful playground we’ve ever seen. How could it not be, with views resembling an ocean of clouds?