5 best family hotels in Yogyakarta

With enough space for the whole crew, check out these family hotels for a comfy stay in Yogyakarta.

A small city full of adventure, Yogyakarta has a wide range of exciting activities for you and your family. From shopping on the bustling Malioboro Street to enjoying the stretch of white sand at Gunung Kidul beach. Whatever you plan for your holiday, comfortable accommodation shouldn’t be a concern. The following are the best 5 family hotels in Yogyakarta based on thousands of guest reviews on trivago.

Who says that only a sultan can enjoy a life of luxury?


Built in 1918, The heritage-style Phoenix Hotel perfectly combines the most elegant of classic Javanese interiors with a touch of modernity. The magnificent outdoor pool, flanked by the balconies, of the “Deluxe Legacy” pool view rooms, is undoubtedly a hotel highlight. With all eyes and attention on guests, the five-star hotel demonstrates luxury is no longer the sole preserve of royalty.

The Phoenix Hotel Yogyakarta - MGallery by Sofitel

Top rated
9.0 Excellent (2429 reviews)

A family hotel in Yogyakarta embracing Javanese culture and tradition


Nestled at the heart of the city, Meliá Purosani is inspired by the majesty of Javanese tradition and culture. Within a few minutes of leaving the hotel, you and your family will find yourselves shopping on Malioboro Street; admiring the old beauty of Keraton Ngayogyakarta Hadiningrat, the Sultan‘s Palace; or sampling the famous local dish, Gudeg Yu Djum.

Meliá Purosani Yogyakarta

Top rated
8.8 Excellent (1379 reviews)

Peaceful family hotel near the Yogyakart city centre


If you don‘t fancy the crowds at the Malioboro, but your family still wants to enjoy the atmosphere of the city, staying at the Indies Heritage in the Prawirotaman area is a good alternative. This hotel beautifully combines a colonial exterior with a modern interior. With three types of room to choose from – superior, deluxe, and suite – keeping comfortably within your budget is easy.

Indies Heritage Prawirotaman

8.0 Very good (46 reviews)

A family hotels in Yogyakarta close to the airport

Just two kilometres from the airport and a 15-minute drive from Prambanan Temple, GQ Hotel is one of the best hotels for family in Yogyakarta. Think you’ll want to stay in? This hotel features everything your family will need for a hotel-premises holiday including a spa with aromatherapy treatments, an outdoor pool in a tropical garden, a children‘s playground, and much more. So there is no need to leave the hotel.

The hotel also offers a free, scheduled shuttle service to the airport and Yogyakarta Railway Station.

GQ Hotel Yogyakarta

8.0 Very good (175 reviews)

Yogyakarta hotel a stone's throw from Malioboro Street

Malioboro Street is only a seven-minute drive aboard the free shuttle from this hotel. Let yourself unwind at the spa or in your spacious room at Crystal Lotus while planning activities with your family, starting with a visit to the pool. Grab a refreshing drink by the poolside bar or start on that new read you’ve been saving for a moment like this while the kids splash about.

Crystal Lotus

7.4(76 reviews)