No one knows the Surabaya area better than the locals. The 5-star Sheraton Surabaya Hotel and Towers is one of the most popular choices with local travelers, plus it's received an average rating of 4.48 out of 5 based on 21 guest reviews. Other hotels worth consideration include Novotel Surabaya Hotel & Suites, with its average guest rating of 4.28; Hotel Majapahit Surabaya, with a rating of 4.33; and Mercure Surabaya, which scores 4.2. Locals also like to book rooms at the 5-star JW Marriott Surabaya and 4.5-star Meritus Surabaya City Centre.
If you don’t have much advance notice, take a look at the 4-star Surabaya Plaza Hotel, a favorite among last-minute travelers. You can also try Midtown Hotel, with an average guest rating of 4, or favehotel MEX Surabaya, which is rated 4. Other popular last-minute picks include the 3.5-star The Square Apartment & Arcade, the 3.5-star ARTOTEL, and Hotel Santika Pandegiling Surabaya.Leisure travelers aren’t the only ones heading to the Surabaya area. One great option for those going on business is the 5-star Shangri-la Hotel Surabaya, with an average guest rating of 4.23 out of 5. There’s also The Alana Surabaya, with an average guest rating of 4.5. Additional well-ranked business properties include ibis Surabaya Rajawali in Surabaya.