The Packer Lodge is a boutique hostel located in the heart of one of the biggest Chinatowns in the world, Glodok, Jakarta. Being an owner-run hostel, we serve with pride and passion to provide comfortable and memorable stay to our guests.
Visit us to experience a new level of comfort in a hostel home-away-from-home with spacious deluxe single, deluxe double and pod-style deluxe dorms. Our boutique capacity is designed to make your stay homely and cosy when you wind down after your outdoor adventure in our bustling capital city, Jakarta.
All of our rooms are equipped with air conditioners, high quality mattresses, individual reading lights, power points, universal adapters (on request from reception), mirrors, vanity desks, cloth hangers, hot/cold showers and key card access.
We also offer tons of free facilities such as unlimited internet access, DVDs, (traditional) games, breakfast, tea & coffee, drinking water, shared fridge, secure lockers and luggage storage, fresh linen and towels, irons (boards) and hair dryers. Laundry facility is offered at reasonable rate.
Indonesian contemporary mural art decors could be enjoyed on every floor. You could relax and recharge your energy level in our 24hr access of sunny, spacious and modern pantry lounge and garden. If you prefer, you could use this moment to have a chat with our friendly English-speaking staff to plan your next Indonesian adventure.
Our central location allows for easy access to the ancient Batavia (Jakarta) tourism sites such as Kota Tua (Old City), Candranaya (Chinese Heritage Building), Archive Building (De Klerk's Mansion), Jin De Yuan (1620 Chinese Temple), Petak Sembilan Traditional Market, Zion Church (1695, the oldest serving church to date), Old Financial District in Kali Besar and Museum of Bank Indonesia. All within walking distance with the farthest only 20 minutes away.
Just round the corner (literally round the corner) we have 24/7 cafes, restaurants and street hawker stalls offering local and international food. Convenience stores, supermarkets, ATMs and money changers are also nearby.
Public transport is an interesting choice to go sightseeing round the city. Glodok Busway Stop is operating till midnight and only within 3 minutes walking distance from our hostel. Jakarta KotaTrain Station is within 20 minutes walking distance should you feel like exploring the city of Bandung, also famously known as Paris van Java; or the neighboring city of Bogor where you could visit one of Indonesian well known Botanical Garden. Another popular destination a train ride away is Jogjakarta - the land of the respected Javanese aristocrats, blended in with talented artists and musicians.
Our service extends beyond a clean, safe and cozy place to spend the night; we also welcomed any questions on the offbeat tourism spots around Indonesian archipelago for the intrepid travelers.