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Hotel Besar

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Makassar, Indonesia
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Two of us (me and my friend) went to Purwokerto for travelling. We never go to Purwokerto before, then we decided to find the affordable hotel but good quality through the tripadvisor review. Our choice is Hotel Besar. Our first impression, antique and classic exterior design, located in the main street and very strategic. Only 10 minutes from train station....

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this cozy and clean hotel run by family management; previously Hotel Mulia which was set long time ago. Some old architecture interior (which I love) are still there - window at lobby, window frame and ventilation at room. Nice air circulation building supported with nice small garden in center. Room and shower room including bed sheet and towel...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Well preserved and clean. Love the old architecture of the main building and the public area furniture + decoration + the inner courtyard which brings in fresh air and natural light. Room interior (stayed in Zirconia room) seems to be modernised, except the bathroom. The sanitary ware needs to be upgraded. Nice staff!

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Thank Ferianda C
Jakarta
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Stay : One night, Friday April 22nd to Sat 23rd. The hotel was established very long time ago ..... the building itself has a classic architectural touch....situated in the heart of the city, Sudirman Street, you wouldn't miss the hotel ( I'm sure the taxi driver knows the hotel well, if not, he must be a newbie driver and not...

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Sentul, Indonesia
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Sits right at the center of town,close to the main road,it's an old small hotel but it's well maintained.The rates started at 130k without aircon or 230k with aircon plus a modest breakfast but it's better to ask rooms no 7 to 14 since it's less noisy compared with their bigger rooms located close to the lobby,they had no restaurant...

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Thank Kitchen21
Reviewed 31 May 2015

Located in centre of the city. It's a classic, charming hotel in the center of the city - easy access because this hotel located @ major road in Purwokerto city Jendral Sudirman Street. You will easy to find this Hotel The architecture is a mix of Dutch-Javanese style, and it exudes charm as it's a well-maintained colonial-style building and it...

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Thank Dhany A
Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Simply one of the hidden pearls in Asia ... You'll be amazed that Hotel Besar ("BIG HOTEL" in english) - a local boutique colonial style within a small city in Java - is offering a sleek, friendly, no-frills, speedy hospitality .... all in a very gentle, heart-warming touch of Javanese. Supported with superb location - traditional bakery next door, batik...

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Thank Cahyo_Hidayatullah
Reviewed 20 May 2015

We knew about Hotel Besar from browsing thru the net, as we were trying to find a place to accomodate a big family coming for a wedding. When we visit the Hotel a few weeks before the event, the place immediately felt like home. From the building architecture, the room arrangement, even details such as the doors and windows reminds...

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 18 April 2015

My friend and I stayed one night in Besar Hotel, when transiting Purwokerto. The hotel is pretty and clean. One can choose the comfort level of the rooms, like with our without warm water, size, etc. So it's good also for backpackers and for those, who want a little bit more comfort and pay somewhat more. This is a simple...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 February 2015

This is a local hotel which are good for Indonesia travellers who will stay in a few days. They give many variety of rooms which is a good hotel to recommend because good service and friendly staff, not regret choosing this hotel at an affordable price. The room is spacious, clean and very comfortable.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stay with us and feel like home. Excellent service, clean sheet, delicious breakfast, strategic location and worth it. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Besar

Address: Jln. Jendral Sudirman No. 732, Purwokerto 53141, Indonesia (Formerly Mulia Hotel)
Region: Indonesia > Java > Central Java > Purwokerto
Price Range: RM74 - RM105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Besar 2*
Number of rooms: 33
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“Garden View”
  • Zircon twin bed
  • Hotel Terrace
andrianbrian, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with hot shower, in the middle part of the hotel, has a view to the garden .”
YogaW, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Diamond is the good choice”
447dhanya, 31 May 2015 | Read review
“Diamond room at the back side, have own private terrace. If you bring a car, you can park directly in front of the room.”
901isabellar, 8 May 2014 | Read review
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