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Whiz Prime Hotel Balikpapan
Balikpapan City Center,Balikpapan - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Valet parking
  3. Shuttle service
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Spa
  6. Front desk [24-hour]
  7. Check-in/out [express]
  8. Luggage storage
"Only stay for a night. The hotel is new, everything is clean, the bed is very comfort but the room has no soundproof so you can hear everything from outside. Easy to access, in the heart of Balikpapan city. Many food stals available nearby. Staff were helpful and friendly, breakfast was not many option. I will consider to stay here for my next trip."
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7.9

Very good

679 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 24
Capital O 1963 Hotel The New Benakutai
Balikpapan City Center,Balikpapan - View on map
  1. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  2. Front desk [24-hour]
  3. Check-in/out [express]
  4. Swimming pool [indoor]
  5. Bar
  6. Restaurants
  7. Room service
  8. Wi-Fi in public areas
"The check in was efficient and I appreciated the upgrade as I already stayed few times at that hotel"
7.1

Very good

465 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 12
Blue Sky Hotel
Balikpapan City Center,Balikpapan - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Valet parking
  3. Shuttle service
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Swimming pool [indoor]
  6. Hot tub
  7. Front desk [24-hour]
  8. Check-in/out [express]
"so far this is the best hotel we've ever been stay in balikpapan via agoda, nice room, good service, delicious breakfast and pretty swimming pool satu-satunya mslh adlh kami datang saat libur idul adha yg long weekend, jadi semua tempat belanja sekitaran hotel tutup semua (mal juga tutup! ) dan mslh lainnya adlh klo mau jalan2 ke pusat kota jauh banget euy but so far we've no complaint about this hotel"
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8.2

Excellent

350 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 72
Hotel Horison Sagita Balikpapan
Balikpapan City Center,Balikpapan - View on map
  1. Bicycle rental
  2. Pets allowed
  3. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  4. Check-in/out [express]
  5. Swimming pool [indoor]
  6. Kids club
  7. Cash withdrawal
  8. Car power charging station
"Excellent Service, My stay at Hotel Sagita Balikpapan was great. I was there for busines trip and the location was great. It's a great for food & beverage, the room is clean and homey feeling. Red Square & Geisha Executive Club are great places for entertaining."
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7.7

Very good

301 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 34
Her Hotel and Trade Center Balikpapan
Gunung Samarinda,Balikpapan - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Car park
  3. Shuttle service
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Fitness center
  6. Sauna
  7. Front desk [24-hour]
  8. Check-in/out [express]
"Cheap hotel near the crowd of Balikpapan Baru. Internet are slow. "
7.4

Very good

462 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 18
The Malibu Suites Balikpapan
Balikpapan City Center,Balikpapan - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Bicycle rental
  3. Valet parking
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Kids club
  6. Fitness center
  7. Luggage storage
  8. Cash withdrawal
"Just another low standard apartment, poor facilities, check-in take a long time because of no one in reception, weird and bad smell in the room, the bathroom also need to fix and renovation, and if you are driving a car you should buy parking fee it can cost you about 20% from the Appartement price, overall, is not a good idea to stay at this place since it's different from the pictures online, and with same price you can stay in different place with high standards. "
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7.5

Very good

171 reviews

Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan
Balikpapan City Center,Balikpapan - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Valet parking
  3. Shuttle service
  4. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  5. Fitness center
  6. Sauna
  7. Front desk [24-hour]
  8. BBQ facilities
"I stayed at Swiss Belhotel for 3 days and booked it again for 9 more days as it was the best deal available in Balikpapan. Excellent location (close to Balikpapan Plaza, Ocean's Restaurant, and 10 minutes drive (30,000 IDR, 3$ USD) from BSB/E-Walk (Biggest shopping centre in Balikpapan). After staying 9 more days, here are a few additional observations: 1. They were changing their TV/Cable/Sat System, so most of the tv channels were unavailable during my stay, which was annoying as I was trying to follow on important news. Ask the frontdesk first if you need it in November 2014 to avoid frustration. 2. Internet speed is capped at 50k/sec, which seems the standard for hotels in Balikpapan. Forget streaming anything :) 3. Included breakfast was good (big Indo/Western food buffet), but nothing spectacular either. See my other review below for more info. "
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7.9

Very good

1209 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 63
Collection O 2885 Hemra Hotel
Balikpapan City Center,Balikpapan - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  3. Front desk [24-hour]
  4. Check-in/out [express]
  5. Car park [free of charge]
  6. Restaurants
  7. Room service
  8. Wi-Fi in public areas
6.8

Very good

66 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 9
Golden Tulip Balikpapan Hotel and Suites
Balikpapan City Center,Balikpapan - View on map
  1. Airport transfer
  2. Bicycle rental
  3. Valet parking
  4. Shuttle service
  5. Golf course [on-site]
  6. Fitness center
  7. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  8. Front desk [24-hour]
"This hotel is very recommended, especially for small family. Clean, comfort, delicious meal, good swimming pool, and nice view (beach). I will back mext time."
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8.1

Excellent

233 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 54
OYO 1477 Athar 88 Hotel
Sepinggan Airport,Balikpapan - View on map
  1. Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  2. Front desk [24-hour]
  3. Check-in/out [express]
  4. Car park [free of charge]
  5. Room service [24-hour]
  6. Restaurants
  7. Room service
  8. Wi-Fi in public areas
"recommended for basecamp "
6.1

Very good

99 reviews

Avg price per night
$ 9

Fast facts about Balikpapan, Indonesia

Accommodations277 properties
Popular hotelCapital O 1963 Hotel The New Benakutai
Popular areaBalikpapan City Center
Nightly rates from$5
AirportSultan Aji Muhammad Sulaiman Airport

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Frequently asked questions

What's the average price of a hotel in Balikpapan?

The average price for a 3-star hotel in Balikpapan is USD 17. The average price for a 4-star hotel in Balikpapan is USD 38. The average price for a 5-star hotel in Balikpapan is USD 54.

What's the average price of a hotel in Balikpapan this weekend?

The average price for a 3-star hotel in Balikpapan this weekend is USD 17. The average price for a 4-star hotel in Balikpapan this weekend is USD 39. The average price for a 5-star hotel in Balikpapan this weekend is USD 54.

What's the average price of a hotel in Balikpapan tonight?

The average price for a 3-star hotel in Balikpapan tonight is USD 19. The average price for a 4-star hotel in Balikpapan tonight is USD 62. The average price for a 5-star hotel in Balikpapan tonight is USD 63.

What are the best hotels in Balikpapan near Sultan Aji Muhammad Sulaiman Airport?

Verified travelers to Balikpapan who stayed near Sultan Aji Muhammad Sulaiman Airport have given top reviews to Grand Tjokro Balikpapan, OYO 1477 Athar 88 Hotel and RedDoorz Premium @ Bukit Damai Indah.

What are the best hotels in Balikpapan near Kemala Beach?

Verified travelers to Balikpapan who stayed near Kemala Beach have given top reviews to Capital O 1963 Hotel The New Benakutai, Whiz Prime Hotel Balikpapan and Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan.

What are the best hotels in Balikpapan near Balikpapan Plaza?

Verified travelers to Balikpapan who stayed near Balikpapan Plaza have given top reviews to Capital O 1963 Hotel The New Benakutai, Whiz Prime Hotel Balikpapan and Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan.

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What are the best hotels in Balikpapan for couples?

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What hotels in Balikpapan have the best views?

Verified travelers to Balikpapan have given top reviews for the views at Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan.

What hotels in Balikpapan have the best breakfast?

Verified travelers to Balikpapan have given top reviews for the breakfast at Novotel Balikpapan Hotel and Swiss-Belhotel Balikpapan.

What's the best neighborhood in Balikpapan to stay in?

Popular neighborhoods among travelers staying in Balikpapan include Balikpapan City Center, Sepinggan Airport and Gunung Samarinda.

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More about Balikpapan

Located in the East Kalimantan region of Indonesia, Balikpapan is a small coastal city with a huge economy, serving as the international headquarters for major oil and mining corporations. The city is served by Sepinggan Airport, or most commonly by local buses from the major cities arriving at Balikpapan Permai Bus Terminal.

Hotels in Balikpapan are spread out throughout the city, offering a large selection of accommodations spread out moderately evenly, with a higher concentration being in the city center. The city center is also home to the shopping centers such as Balikpapan Plaza.

Of course, one of the best reasons for visiting a coastal city is the opportunity for relaxing at the beaches, or taking part in the watersports that area often popular among vacation-goers. Balikpapan is not without its fair share of beaches, the most popular ones being scattered along the southwest coastline. Nature lovers will also enjoy a tour of the Orangutan Sanctuary, which allows these rescued animals to resume their lives in their natural habitat.

There’s much more to see and experience in Balikpapan, which offers visitors a nice blend of a commercial city with nice beaches and islands within easy reach. Find out where the remaining attractions and hotels of Balikpapan are located by exploring the interactive map on this page.