Accommodation in Palembang: Sumatra

There is a wide choice of accommodation in Palembang to suit your budget. A lot of the hotels are near Jl Sudirman and you will find that getting around the city is easy because transport is close-by to most of these places. Most of the hotels target the mid-range traveller and are the usual box-type places but there re many smaller places that are cheaper and of good value.


Jl Letkol Iskander 31
Tel: 364565
Good value budget place with some rooms having aircon but most have fans. Clean.

Jl Letkol Iskander 17
Tel: 359565
Friendly place with mandi’s and fans in rooms.

Jl Letkol Iskander 17
Tel: 353306
Reasonablly priced but a tad grimy but does have rooms with attached bathrooms.

Puri Indah
Jl Merdeka 38-40
Tel: 355785
Adequate and not luxury. Quiet place in a central location.


Hotel Al Fath Melia
Jl KS Tuban 19
Tel: 370488
Fairly basic rooms but with a reasonable price range.

Wisma Bari
Jl Letnan Sayuti
Tel: 315666
Modest but tolerable rooms in a quiet location.

Hotel Sari
Jl Sudirman 1301
Tel: 313320
Very noisy place but has some good and clean rooms.

Top End

King’s Hotel
Jl Kol Atmo 623
Tel: 310937
Plush rooms with all the mod-cons.

Novotel Palembang
Jl RSukamto 84
Tel: 368777
Outside of the city centre but as the name shows, it’s the best.

Aston Hotel
Tel: 383838
A lot of businessmen, expensive and luxurious.

Hotel Swarna Dwipa
Jl Tasik II
Tel: 3133322
This place is like a mini resort and most of the upper-class travellers stay here.