Rumah Lotus is a wonderful and family friendly place to have a peaceful stay that allows you to experience the heart of Java, Yogyakarta. This pleasant house is home to a Javanese Kampung located approximately 15 to 20 minutes away from the City's center, 5 minutes from Kasongan Art and Pottery Village, 25 minutes away from Yogyakarta International Airport and 45 minutes to the nearest beach Parangtritis.
This pleasant house is home to a Javanese Kampung located approximately 15 minutes away from the City's center. Its village setting with long evenings on the veranda with the sound of Gamelan and crickets in the distance will make it memorable. This village is a place for travel seekers that enjoy an easy going environment.
Once you have rented this home, it is your private residence till the end of your stay. We do kindly ask to treat the house as if your own. It offers three air-conditioned sleeping rooms (king size, queen size, 2 single beds and a baby cot is available), two bathrooms, one is acquired in a sleeping room with a shower and toilet and another is a separate bathroom with a shower, toilet and sink. The open kitchen offers the basic necessities to cook with a fridge, fire stove, cutlery etc. We also provide mineral water as well as tea and coffee. The living room includes a large Teak dining table and a lounging area making it a pleasant space to enjoy with families and friends. The veranda is our personal favorite outdoor space with the view of the garden and mango trees (if in season please have a taste!). The garden has a sunbed and sun lounger for those who like to bathe in the warmth of the sun. If visiting with kids we can put up a plastic swimming pool.
WIFI and Cable TV is keeping you connected to the world. The house has speakers that can connect to your IPod or phone. We can arrange breakfast with an additional charge. Cars can be parked inside the property gate.
Vega will be happy to assist being your source of information during your stay . Yogyakarta greater area offers quite some great and exciting outdoor activities like: Rafting, Caving, Tubing, nature walks, hiking even the Merapi volcano. Also visits to Temples like the Prambanan and The Borobudur Temple are within an hour distance. For guests who have traveled to Java for a healing journey we can also help you connect to a diverse range of treatments like; massage, heart meditation sessions, Reiki sessions, Yoga, Life coaching etc. If you came to get a cultural shower and some insight in tradition: Vega has a big love for Indonesian history and can share stories if you are interested. He can further help you with the rental of motorbikes and/or cars. Transport is recommended due to the distance to the city center (restaurants, cafes etc.) though taxis are able to find their way to the residence too.
We look forward to your stay!
Interaction with guests
I will welcome you upon your arrival and is happy to assist being your source of information for questions or requests during your stay.
Breakfast and dinner are available upon request.
Water, tea, coffee and wi-fi are for free.
Do you love coffee as much as I do? Then we can make together or I can help you (if I'm around) to make a cup of espresso or cappuccino or latte with our simple traditional coffee maker there.
The towels are available with no additional fee and we can assist you with laundry with additional charge.
We have a small matic scooter available for rent although we also ready to help to get another vehicle such as bicycles, cars, motorbike, even pedicap if you like :)
If you haven't planned anything yet, we can arrange your trips as well or give suggestions to go around our beautiful city Jogjakarta!
Let's rock n'roll. :)
No Smoking inside the house . Parties and events only on request . After 9 PM no loud voice or noise due to community or village ethics .