Drive through Cipularang Toll, Bandung Indonesia now can be easily accessed from Jakarta in about 2 hours. Perhaps, you think that Puncak is no longer available to be a place for “stress releasing”, because of the traffic jam every weekend. The traffic of Jakarta – Bandung is better. Moreover, you can take regular train to reach Bandung. Indonesian Railway Company provides 5-6 departures daily. However, if you want to escape from your daily stressful work, try to get Bandung Hotel in some weekend.
What will we get in Bandung in 48 hours weekend? Of course, you can firstly enjoy hotel service. Hotel in Bandung is as well as Jakarta’s or hotels in Bali. There are some 5 star hotels here. If you are too tired to hang out, stay in hotel for a while and enjoying its bar, café, or karaoke is good enough. But you also can optimize your weekend by looking around some tourism spots in Bandung like Sate Building, Pakuan Building, and other historical places; buy nice T-shirts in Braga Street, exploring traditional market in Pasar Baru, Pasar Gedebage, and so on. Don’t forget to check handicrafts, textile, and leather-craft in Cibaduyut, Cihampelas, and Cigondewah.
Anyway, you can take a room hotel with competitive room rate but have at least 4 star qualities and service. Here, some 4 star hotels which offer room rate not excess than IDR 500,000. First, it is Aston Braga Hotel. This art-deco style hotel is located at Braga City walk, Braga Street 99-101, Bandung City. The location is just in the heart of Bandung’s popular place. It is near Pasar Baru, and not far from “Saung Angklung Udjo”. By paying IDR 364,000++ a night for “limited & popular” superior room, you can get hotel’s facility like swimming pool, exotic restaurant, and some tour-packages.
Carcadin Business and Entertainment Hotel is one of 4 star hotels which makes guess feel fully entertained. This hotel offers extra comfort like coffee shop, massage, Jacuzzi, gym, sauna, steam room, spa, and business facilities. Its 79 rooms are located in Kebon Jati Street 71-75, Bandung City. From this place you can be relaxed by enjoy walking to Paskal Hypersquare and Gardujati in minutes, and try to taste various food stalls on your way. This hotel offers special price IDR 436,000 a night for deluxe room. Much cut off from its normal rate IDR 1,138,000++.
Just on Cihampelas Street 23, you may find Novotel Bandung Hotel. Located in the down town, in the center of a lot of factory outlets and exotic food stalls along Cihampleas Road, this hotel offers only IDR 498,000++ for premier floor superior room. Some guests feel satisfied with hotel’s food and location. Furthermore, hotel’s well known name is the guarantee of its service.