Destination guide

Travel to culturally rich Central Jakarta

Enjoy the area's monuments, culture and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Central Jakarta. This city's island views, coffeehouses and shopping draw many visitors. National Monument and Jakarta Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Central Jakarta

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Central Jakarta a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • SeaWorld Ancol (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Taman Mini Indonesia Indah (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Jakarta Golf Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Kidzania (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Jakarta International Equestrian Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Ancol Dreamland (3.7 mi / 6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Central Jakarta

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Central Jakarta is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Taman Suropati (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Danau Sunter (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Pulau Ayer (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Scientia Square Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)

How to get to and around Central Jakarta

The nearest airport is in Jakarta (HLP-Halim Perdanakusuma Intl.), located 6.9 mi (11.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Jakarta (CGK-Soekarno-Hatta Intl.), which is 13.1 mi (21 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Jakarta Gambir Station, Jakarta Gondangdia Station and Jakarta Senen Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Central Jakarta?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 128 holiday lettings near Central Jakarta. From 6 Houses to 107 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Central Jakarta area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Central Jakarta?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Central Jakarta. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pasar Baru: 152 holiday lettings
  • Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs: 152 holiday lettings
  • Jakarta Gambir Station: 152 holiday lettings
  • Farmer Statue: 160 holiday lettings
  • Tanah Abang Market: 159 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Central Jakarta listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Central Jakarta?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 6 Houses in Central Jakarta. Our other popular types of Central Jakarta holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 107 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 105 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Central Jakarta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 64 holiday homes with pool available in Central Jakarta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.