Homestays in Exciting East Java: Bromo–Ijen, Malang, Banyuwangi

In the province of East Java lies the picturesque Java island. Java is the 2nd largest city of Indonesia with the capital city of Surabaya. From the longest Suramadu bridge that spans between the adjoining Madura islands and Java to the surfers’ paradise Banyuwangi, East Java is a complete package that every tourist would love to visit. The blue Ijen Crater, the refreshing  Malang city, several parks, and museums, and the iconic Mount Bromo for a spectacular sunrise, the Eastern Java is full of surprises and definitely one of the must-visit places across the globe. Set your bucket list now and here are some of the best budget-friendly homestays in the exciting and adventurous East Java to avoid huge expenses in the hotels.

  1. Krowi Inn

Coordinates: 7.2943° S, 112.7342° E

Location: Jl. Ciliwung No.66, Darmo, Wonokromo, Kota SBY, Jawa Timur 60241, Indonesia

The air-conditioned rooms, comfortable beds and its close proximity to the cinemas and shopping centers makes the Krowi Inn one of the most preferred choices to stay in the East Java. When you book your Bromo-Ijen tour here, you get at much cheaper price than the rest of the agencies offering the same trip. The commute is easy as it is closely located near the Joyoboyo bus terminal.

  1. Didu’s Homestay

Coordinates: 8.2283° S, 114.3393° E

Location: Dusun Krajan, Rejosari, Glagah, Banyuwangi Regency, East Java 68432, Indonesia

A very small walk from the train station can reach you to the Didu’s Homestay. This homestay is styled traditionally and made up of the local bamboos. The bathroom is outdoor which might be a little difficult but overall Didu’s Homestay is one of the best-staying options in the East Java. If you are visiting Mount Ijen then Didu’s Homestay is the best stay option on the way. Great ambiance, super-friendly staffs, easy transportation availability, amazing food, and a special hangout area at the end of the day make it a great stay option in East Java.

  1. Kawah Ijen Inn

Coordinates: 8.1917° S, 114.2765° E

Location: Jalan Kenjo Glondok, Licin, Banyuwangi, Glandok, Licin, Jawa Timur, 68454, Indonesia

Nestled amidst the lively and wonderful village, Kawah Ijen Inn gives you an authentic experience of Homestay. It has a colorful façade which makes it unique and different from the rest of the buildings in the neighborhood. The kindness and hospitality of the host, as well as his family, will give you at home feeling. Enjoy home cooked meals and cozy stay at Kawah Ijen Inn.

  1. Istana Petani Homestay

Location: Mt Bromo Street Km. 31 Dist. Sukapura Ds, Sapikerep, Probolinggo, Jawa Timur 67254, Indonesia

On the way to Mount Bromo, lies the Istana Petani Homestay that has spacious rooms, free wifi in the lobby area, and the visibility of the Mount Bromo from the sunny side of this homestay. You get options of standard bedrooms and cottages to choose from. It offers amazing views and a great host.

  1. Rani Homestay

Coordinates: 8.0180° S, 112.7612° E

Location: Jalan Raya Tulus Ayu No.171, Tulusbesar, Tumpang Malang, Tulus Ayu, Tulusbesar, Tumpang, Malang, Jawa Timur 65156, Indonesia

Located in Malang, Rani Homestay is a neat stay option with semi-outdoor communal dining area. You can get easy pickup and drop from this location for various magnificent sightseeing options.

6. Aventree Resto and Homestay

Coordinates: 7.9442° S, 112.6202° E

Location: Jalan Soekarno Hatta Blok B No.4A, Jatimulyo, Lowokwaru, Jatimulyo, Kec. Lowokwaru, Kota Malang, Jawa Timur 65142, Indonesia

A merger of a Korean restaurant with a Homestay, Aventree is one of the most innovative and unique locations to enjoy a great stay and delectable food. From air-condition to tv and wifi to hot water Aventree Resto and Homestay offers you all. The design is modern and chic and offers all luxurious amenities with helpful staffs at your service.

Enjoy the Bromo–Ijen, Malang, Banyuwangi trip to the fullest. But, if your stay is not worthy, enjoyment remains incomplete. Check out the above homestays in East Java that are reasonable as well as your home away from home.