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Sosrowijayan Wetan GT I/58A, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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Setia Kawan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
38 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at Setia Kawan for 2 nights whilst in Yogyakarta. We were drawn to it while having breakfast at thier sister restaurant Bedhot (also on Gang II) and looking through the back of the menu where they detailed rooms and tours on offer. Since we were staying elsewhere that night, I asked if they had a room for the following... More

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Busan, South Korea
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31 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Everything else about Setia Kawan is lovely. I stayed here for six nights recently; the rooms are absolutely beautiful and clean. There's a really nice common space and terrace where you can drink beer, which they conveniently sell in the lobby. The staff are hit or miss; some are really warm and accommodating, while others are pretty standoffish. The breakfast... More

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Vienna, Austria
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We were quite lucky to get a room here as shortly after our arrival all rooms were booked. The room was nicely decorated, the bed is comfortable and the a/c works well. There is a shower and a toilet in the room. A washbasin for washing hands and brushing teeth is outside the room and shared with other guests. The... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Great homestay ! Short walking distance from train station Turu. Great location, beautifully painted rooms by the owner who is an artist. The rooms are a little small but offer AC and are quiet at night. Overall great choice for the price. Relaxed, laydback place perfect to enjoy a few days in Jogya and discover this rich beautiful city.

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Located just off Gang II, the hostel is very convenient for the train station and backpacker amenities close by whilst still being quiet. The hand painted rooms in the batik style gives the place a real uniqueness and almost an intensity. As expected from the price, rooms are compact and basic but there is are decent communal areas including a... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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54 reviews 54 reviews
11 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Good clean simple rooms, staff really friendly and helpful. Good breakfast with a tasty juice and your traditional choice for the main. And no noise at night, so good location. You can also exchange you book.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Stayed here 2 months ago. Was one of my best stayes in Indonesia. Breakfast is good, the personnel friendly and the price cheap. The owner Bedhot is a nice fellow with a keen eye for pretty things and a good pool player. To bad there was no bar. The upstairs terrace would be perfect for it! Highly recommended and will... More

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Malang, Indonesia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

We traveled with a group of friends we met on our trip to yogya where at the trainstation we where picked up bij Bedhot in his kubelwagen(thing). Our trip was gonna be from yogya to karimunyawa together with our guides who needed a vacation themselves..our backpacks where stored at setia kawan behind locked doors...Bedhot also decided to join us on... More

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

The place is beautiful in it's own artistic way. Everywhere you see gorgeous paintings on the walls just like in the rooms. Every room is different and has it's own character. The rooms are not that big, but big enough to do your thing! (and that's all you need because it's always nice to be in the sitting area in... More

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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

When arriving in Yogyakarta we found ourselves a simple, but nice homestay in 'gang 2' Hotel Andrea. Leaving the train station, it was a five minute walk towards the small alley full of little homestays. After one night we moved 50 meters to Setia Kawan. The place can be reached via Gang 2, through a little forest and then you... More

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Address: Sosrowijayan Wetan GT I/58A, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > Java > Yogyakarta
Also Known As:
Setia Kawan Hotel Yogyakarta

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