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 features

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 there

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 property listings offer a large selection of 130 vacation rentals near Central Jakarta. From 6 Houses to 109 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Central Jakarta for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Central Jakarta?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Central Jakarta. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Thamrin City Shopping Mall: 162 vacation rentals
  • Jakarta Gang Sentiong Station: 162 vacation rentals
  • Grand Indonesia: 162 vacation rentals
  • Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs: 162 vacation rentals
  • Tanah Abang Market: 158 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Central Jakarta?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 109 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Studios: 107 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Central Jakarta?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 65 vacation rentals with pool available in Central Jakarta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.