Travelers who wish to explore Batu should consider booking a place to sleep well in advance, as they won't find a vast selection of hotels and apartments in close proximity to Batu's heart.
The Purnama Hotel, is a fantastic selection for the busy traveler because it is the most centrally positioned Travelocity-listed accommodation choice in Batu.
10 miles (16 kilometers) from the middle of Batu, you can find the D'Fresh Guesthouse. The Merbabu Guest House is located 11 miles (18 kilometers) away. Some other hotel and apartment options in the vicinity include the Dewarna Zainul Arifin Malang along with the Hotel Armi.
Looking for more to do? Spend the day checking out Bung Karno Museum and Library and Blitar Square, in Blitar, 30 miles (50 kilometers) southwest of Batu. The Patria Palace Hotel and Patria Garden Hotel are just a handful of the convenient accommodation options in Blitar. Alternatively, you could stay in Malang, 11 miles (18 kilometers) southeast of Batu, where you can choose from the Lovender Guesthouse and D Pavilion Guesthouse. The Alun-Alun Kota and Yayasan Klenteng Eng An Kiong are some of the more frequented sites to discover in Malang.
Prior to leaving Java, why not make sure you get down to watch a thrilling match. Swing by Rejoagung Stadium, to the west of Batu. Enlightened travelers that would like to book Travelocity-listed hotels in the area around the stadium can compare the Crown Victoria Hotel or the Narita Hotel Tulungagung.
Before you head off to Batu, make sure you browse through Travelocity's Batu travel guide where you'll have the chance to get the low-down on all the cultural attractions to be found here.