Makassar is one of Indonesia’s busiest port cities and the main transport hub for Sulawesi. If you’re in the region there’s a very good chance you will spend a day or two in the city. To help you start your stay in the best possible way we created a shortlist of the best hotels in Makassar for every budget. We’ve broken the list down into three parts. There are budget hotels, mid-range hotels and luxury hotels. We reviewed each of the hotels on the list and nominated our three favourites based on value for money, customer feedback and location. We’ll start the list with Discover Your Indonesia best hotels in Makassar. Let’s get started!
Best Hotels In Makassar
Harper Perintis by ASTON
Located in Makassar, 18 km from Losari Beach, Harper Perintis by ASTON provides accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, a fitness centre and a bar. Featuring family rooms, this property also provides guests with an outdoor pool. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, room service and currency exchange for guests. All units are equipped with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a kettle, a shower, a hairdryer and a desk. At the hotel every room comes with a wardrobe and a private bathroom. A continental breakfast is available daily at Harper Perintis by ASTON. The accommodation offers a sun terrace. Panakkukang Mall is 12 km from Harper Perintis by ASTON, while Bugis Water Park is 12 km away. The nearest airport is Sultan Hasanuddin International, 5 km from the hotel, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.
Aston Makassar Hotel & Convention Center
Featuring an indoor swimming pool, spa and fitness center, Aston Makassar Hotel offers comfort at the end of a long day. Located in Makassar’s central business district, it is a 15-minute walk to Losari Beach and Fort Rotterdam. Modern rooms with dark wood furnishings are equipped with an HD flat-screen TV, coffee/tea maker and minibar. The private bathroom comes with toiletries, a hairdryer and bathrobes. Olympus Restaurant serves local and international dishes. 24-hour room service is available. The Plaza Pool restaurant situated at the top of the hotel offers splendid views of the sea. Aston Makassar Hotel & Convention Center is a 5-minute drive away from Makassar Harbour where guests can take a 45-minute boat ride to Samalona Island. A 15-minute drive leads to Trans Studio Makassar, an indoor theme park. Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport is a 30-minute drive away. Airport transfer is available for a fee.
Novotel Makassar Grand Shayla
Novotel Makassar Grand Shayla is a modern 4 Star hotel in the centre of Makassar. Facilities at the hotel include two pools, a fitness center, spa, restaurant, sky lounge and a web corner with MAC desktops. Reviews on Agoda highlight the comfortable rooms with very comfortable beds and the convenient location. The only real complaint is the food at the restaurant should be improved. For its price range Novotel is the best mid-range hotel in Makassar.
Aston Makassar Hotel & Convention Center from
The Aston Makassar is the most popular, and arguably the best luxury hotel in Makassar. Facilities at the hotel include an indoor swimming pool, sauna, spa, gym and rooftop restaurant. The hotel is in a central location close to the city centre with views of the ocean. Feedback on Agoda is overwhelmingly positive. In fact the hotel was awarded one of the top choices for Agoda Travellers in 2015. Customers compliment the central location, comfortable rooms and good food. It is easily the best hotel in Makassar at the moment.
Set in the heart of the city, Melia Makassar offers a luxury accommodation with spacious bedrooms. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. Guests enjoy indoor and outdoor swimming pools with Le Pool Bar. Guests can enjoy a meal at the Merkado coffee shop where breakfast is served daily. There is also The Level Lounge and The Society Sky Dining and Bar for guests to relax in after a long day. Rooms feature air conditioning, a private bathroom with a hot/cold shower and a toilet, a flat-screen TV, a wardrobe, and a seating area. There is a 24-hour front desk and security available. The front desk staff can help arrange tour and ticketing. Laundry service and car rental are available. This property is set in convenient location, where Ratu Indah Shopping Mall is only 5-minute drive away. Losari Beach is also 5-minute drive from the property. Hasanuddin International Airport is 25-minute drive away.