Arion Swiss-Belhotel Bandung
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
TravelPod Member ReviewsArion Swiss-Belhotel Bandung
Pleasant stay at the hotel. Convenient location, walking distance to Pasar Baru for shopping purposes.
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Travel Blogs from Bandung
Minneapolis to Jakarta First day at in Jakarta February 4th-5th Just found this today so I will have to catch up the past few days. Flight Minneapolis to Chicago(1 1/2 hrs) 2 hr layover Chicago to Tokyo (13 hrs) 2 hr layover Tokyo to Jakarta (8 hrs) arrive at midnight Indonesia changed they visa requirements so anyone staying under 30 days is free …
It was a nice journey from Jakarta to Bandung. The train both left and arrived bang on time. After about an hour of wandering around, i managed to find a place to stay, which was located only 10 minutes walk from the train station. This was convienient, as my plan was to use the train again when i'd leave for my next destination. After settling in, i still had a few hours of daylight left, so i got my hands on a map and had an explore. I made my way to the city square. The ...
... for crazy things seen carried on a motorbike:
1. A sheep in a bag. A live, conscious sheep sat in some sort of burlap-sack sidecar attached to the back of the motorbike. It seemed completely comfortable, looking around as it sped along the road. Wasn't really clear whether it was being taken to or from a market, or just out for a spot of fresh air.
2. Three six-foot, teak wardrobes laid on their side, stacked on top of each other and lashed to the back of the bike. No ...
We arrive after a pleasant 8 hour train ride, the train is clean and comfortable and it hands down beats the bus. Bandung is Indonesia's 3rd biggest city and we have come to see the volcanoe and hot springs before catching a direct connection to Medan, Sumatra.
We decide to stay in North bandung to be closer to the volcanoe but this involves a taxi ride, and it takes about 4 drivers to figure out where we wish to stay.
Magnolia guesthouse is ...
... 5 minutes to our hotel, The Hotel Serena. Looks awesome on the outside, but our room was not that great. Shelley thought it was fine, but you know me.
Our guide for Bandung was Lyre and you could tell that he loved his city by the enthusiasm he showed when talking about the history of Bandung and how it came to be. I especially loved it when he said something about the Dutch coming back to Bandung for sentimental reasons, Shelley burst ...