Hotel Preview: Raffles Jakarta

Raffles Jakarta is one of the latest additions to the Raffles brand. The ultimate luxury hotel is located in the Kuningan district, one of the most important business areas in Indonesia. All major business buildings may be reached in minutes from Raffles Jakarta. With ultra-large rooms and high-quality cuisine, Raffles Jakarta offers guests an incredible experience.

Jakarta is a city full of great hotels like Mandarin Oriental Jakarta or The Hermitage Jakarta which we reviewed earlier. One new opening in the city definitely is worth writing about nevertheless.

Raffles Jakarta Lobby

Lobby (Image Source: Raffles Jakarta /

Raffles Jakarta, the newest addition to the Raffles portfolio, offers guests ultimate luxury in the city center. While not being perfectly located for sightseeing, Raffles Jakarta is the ideal hotspot for business.

Rooms at Raffles Jakarta

The sheer size of the rooms at Raffles Jakarta definitely is something to write about. Even the smallest room category called Raffles Room comes with 60 square meters (646 square feet) and feels more like a Junior Suite than a normal room.

Raffles Jakarta Raffles Room

Raffles Room (Image Source: Raffles Jakarta /

There’s a separate living area, a dressing room and an ultra-large bathroom with a rain shower, a separated toilet and a deep soaking tub.

Raffles Jakarta Garden View Room

Raffles Garden View Room (Image Source: Raffles Jakarta /

Even though it gets more amazing with Signature Rooms which offer panoramic views of the city and the several suites of the hotel, most guests of Raffles Jakarta will be totally happy about just the Raffles Room.

Raffles Jakarta Signature Room

Signature Room (Image Source: Raffles Jakarta /

That’s especially true as services like the Raffles butler service, a welcome amenity, packing and unpacking service, personalized wake-up call/beverage service and shoe shine service are complimentary in all rooms.

Dining at Raffles Jakarta

Raffles Jakarta wouldn’t be such a luxury property if there weren’t amazing dining offerings. The “Arts Café by Raffles” may not look like a fine-dining location at first sight.

Raffles Jakarta Arts Café

Arts Café (Image Source: Raffles Jakarta /

Nevertheless, the cuisine is what really matters and even though the atmosphere at Arts Café may be a little quirky and stylish, guests can definitely enjoy amazing Asian cuisine.

Raffles Jakarta Navina

Navina (Image Source: Raffles Jakarta /

The buffet and à la carte offerings of the restaurant are complemented by three bars of which one is still in construction process.

Raffles Jakarta The Writers Bar

The Writers Bar (Image Source: Raffles Jakarta /

Yet, “Navina”, the hotel’s pool bar as well as “The Writers Bar” offer guests a wide range of signature cocktails and several delightful snacks.

Relaxation at Raffles Jakarta

Raffles Jakarta may be a business hotel, but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t several leisure facilities which are worth mentioning. There’s for example a lovely outdoor pool with loungers which invites for some relaxing hours.

Raffles Jakarta Spa

Raffles Spa (Image Source: Raffles Jakarta /

Surely, you can also get sportive in the well-equipped gym of Raffles Jakarta. Last but not least, Raffles Jakarta offers its guests a wide range of different massages and Spa treatments at the in-house Spa!

Prices of Raffles Jakarta

There are not many luxury hotels on the highest level in Jakarta. Yet, Raffles Jakarta may be even over these as the property just offers everything demanding travelers are looking for.

Raffles Jakarta Exterior

Exterior (Image Source: Raffles Jakarta /

Rates at Raffles Jakarta are quite low compared to other Raffles properties, but very high for Jakarta. The Best Available Rate is 275 US-Dollar (~ 260 Euro) on regular nights. This rate is excluding taxes, services and breakfast. The latter may be booked in special rates for just a few dollars more.

Raffles Jakarta Garden View Suite

Garden View Suite (Image Source: Raffles Jakarta /

Also, higher room categories are not too much of an extra cost. Nevertheless, the prices of Raffles Jakarta are very high for Jakarta. For a unique experience, it could yet be worth it!

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