Check Out 12 Best Kost in Denpasar
Due to the island being a huge expat destination, Denpasar has a variety of kost options for you. From luxury hotels to cozy guesthouses, you can find any kind of living arrangements you want here. One such living arrangements are kosts/indekos. This living arrangement, like any, allows you to stay at one place for a certain period of time after paying a certain amount of money. Kosts generally charge monthly, but there are also kosts that charge daily for one or two night stays.
Knowing where and what to expect when it comes to kosts can be handy in some situations. Say if you’re lost and you’re looking for a cheap place to stay for the night (they’re not that cheap, but they tend to be cheaper than most hotels or even guesthouses). Or, maybe you’re really looking to budget your stay in Bali as much as possible. In those two scenarios, kosts/indekos living arrangements can definitely benefit you. Heck, that’s why kosts are very popular for local students and workers to stay in. In a place that can get real lavish like Bali, you definitely need to know where to look when it comes to budget stays.
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Let’s get to it, then! Here are the 12 best places for kost in Denpasar! It can either be your reference point or even your future booking options. Either way, they are worth a read. Check them out!
1. Kost Gentong 1
Starting off, we head East to Kost Gentong 1. This Denpasar Kost arrangement offers adequate facilities and is more spacious than your average kosts. Some of the facilities there include a shower, a kitchen, a place to hang your clothes, and a terrace. They also have Wi-Fi in the lounge or common areas and a parking spot. Whether you are a backpacker or someone who is looking for a cheap and good stay in Denpasar or an expat looking for a long term stay, this place will suit you nicely. When it comes to things to do, you can visit Sanur Beach or the city center of Denpasar with a ride roughly spanning 15 minutes Tip: when you’re looking for the place, look for a house with two big brown barrels placed on each side of its gate.
Address: Jl. Pakisaji, Kesiman, Kec. Denpasar Tim., Kota Denpasar, Bali 80239
- IDR 200k – IDR 350k (daily stay)
- IDR 1500k (monthly stay)
2. Kos Akasia
Women-only kosts can be commonly found in Indonesia. Kos Akasia is one of them. Their facilities include Bed, AC, Wi-Fi, a Wardrobe, a Shower, and a well-furnished kitchen area. If you want to, you can pay for more to receive their other facilities, including a water heater, a personal living room, car parking, and a personal cloth hanging space. For convenience, there is a minimarket and a laundry service nearby. There are also some boutique stores for you to check out clothes.
Address: Jl. Akasia XV No.19, Kesiman, Kec. Denpasar Tim., Kota Denpasar, Bali 80237
Price range: start at IDR 1300k /mont
3. KESUMA Residence
In South Denpasar area, we have Kesuma Residence. This is another budget-friendly place with great facilities and an environment. Guests who stay here can enjoy a well-equipped and furnished room. There are facilities such as a nice bed, AC, desk, refrigerator, TV, en-suite bathroom with hot water, well-furnished kitchen, personal living room, and a terrace.
Outside, you can also access Wi-Fi or be lost in thought while watching the beautiful garden. Living here is also very convenient as there are two nearby minimarkets for your grocery needs. Plus, there is a nice variety of restaurants such as Warung Chingu and Kopi Saksama to keep your taste buds entertained.
Address: Jl. Drupadi XIV No.11 Renon, Sumerta Kelod, Denpasar Selatan, Bali, 80235 Indonesia
Contact: +62 85339422331
Price range: between IDR 225k – IDR 1700k (depending on your length of stay)
4. Kos Renon @ Tukad Badung Timur Road
Moving on to South Denpasar we have this rather hidden kost accommodation in Tukad Badung Timur Road. Firstly, you can enjoy a different kind of scenery from normal kosts, because it looks more like a small housing area than an actual 2-story building that is standard for kosts in Bali.
Within the room, you can enjoy a nice spring bed, an en-suite bathroom with a shower, and a kitchen area. It has a nice parking space for your ride that can also function as a walkway when you need to get a breath of fresh air. Tip: searching this on the web might be difficult, so we recommend the keyword kos Renon at Tukad Badung Timur Road to get the right result. You can know for sure if the place you’re seeing looks more like a housing area than a normal kost.
Address: Jl. Tukad Badung Timur
Contact: +62 818-0800-0003
Price range: between IDR 2000k to IDR 2500k /month
5. DeA Graha
Last but not least in the South we have DeA Graha. This place is probably one of the tallest in the list as they are a 4-story building. Inside, the room is equipped with a bed, TV, AC, fan, hot water, kitchen, fridge, drying room, indoor bathroom, desk, bed, and a terrace to refresh yourself. Outside they have a parking lot for both motorbikes and cars, a garden, and free Wi-Fi. Nearby you’ll be delighted to know that there is an ATM BCA machine, so you won’t have to worry about withdrawing quick cash. There is also a slew of restaurants for you to visit and eat in from time to time.
Address: Jl. Bedugul No.17, Sidakarya, Kec. Denpasar Sel., Kota Denpasar, Bali 80224
Contact: +6285100200300, +628214796001, or +6281916701188.
Price range: IDR 125k /day, IDR 550k /month
6. Kost Dewa Bharata
First in our list for North Denpasar is Kost Dewa Bharata. This place has rooms that are nicely furnished and are well-suited to be your living arrangement for a month. They have a spring bed, AC, LED TV kitchen, wardrobe, indoor bathroom with shower, kitchen, and a fridge. The place has other facilities outside of the rooms such as parking lots and Wi-Fi.
Nearby, you can find lots of things to explore. If you are interested in studying a teeny bit more about Balinese society, then visit a nearby Banjar. There is also a household utility shop that sells every item for 6000 rupiah. Last but not least, there is also a traditional market where you can feel the morning hustle and bustle of Balinese people purchasing staple goods and foods.
Address: Jl. Bung Tomo IB No.2, Pemecutan Kaja, Kec. Denpasar Utara, Kota Denpasar, Bali 80111
Contact: +62 8214754566 or +62 81999191000.
Price range: 2300k IDR per month
7. Kost Muding Indah 18w
Next on our list for North Denpasar is Kost Muding Indah 18w. Taking their name from the street they are located on Kost muding Indah is also another option for your long stay in Bali. They do only offer daily and weekly options, however be sure to check again! As for the rooms, they have the usual well-furnished kost accommodations. Facilities inside the room such as bed, AC, wardrobe, kitchen, fridge, bathroom with hot water and shower, desk, personal living room, and a drying room or space to hang your clothes.
Outside they also have a garden for you to take a breather outside, a parking lot fitting for both motorbikes and cars, and Wi-Fi access in common areas. Nearby, you can find a minimarket, a fitness center to keep fit, a traditional marketplace, and a noodle restaurant called depot lucas.
Address: Jl. Muding Indah No.18, Kerobokan Kaja, Kec. Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80117
Price range: IDR 250k – IDR 1500k
8. Kost Aksamalika
Last but not least in Nort Denpasar, we have Kost Aksamalika. This cost can be an affordable yet fantastic option for you. Even with their low price, they are very good in keeping their environment and facilities clean. Some of the facilities in the room include a spring bed, AC, a kitchen area, a dresser, and a TV. There is also a parking lot outside if you are bringing a car with you.
When it comes to notable places around the area, you might find it ironic that Aksamalika is close to both a hospital and several fast-food restaurants. Nice standard facilities with awesome accessibility!
Address: Jl. Gatot Subroto II No.11-17, Dangin Puri Kaja, Kec. Denpasar Utara, Kota Denpasar, Bali 80234
Contact: +62 812-3631-812
Price range: IDR 150k to IDR 1700k
9. Green River Bali
This West Denpasar kost will provide you with facilities similar to a normal hotel. The facilities in the room include a bed, AC, TV, wardrobe, desk, dresser, indoor bathroom, kitchen complete with tools and fridge, and a mirror among other things. You could also enjoy a garden view from your room. Facilities outside the room include a lounge area, Wi-Fi, and a garden. Also, you’ll find this place to be very convenient as there are ATMs, minimarkets, and restaurants nearby.
Address: Jl. Gn. Soputan Gang Prinjak No.69, Padangsambian Klod, Kec. Denpasar Bar., Kota Denpasar, Bali 80117
Contact: +62 81290804894
Price: IDR 2200k /month
10. Kost Cemara Residence
Here is another affordable option for a nightly stay. Kost Cemara residence is located smack dab in the middle of Bali. For their rooms, they have a nice bed with AC, TV, wardrobe, kitchen area, fridge, indoor bathroom with shower, desk, and a towel rack outside. The building itself consists of three floors, with a parking area on the lowest floor. They also have Wi-Fi installed so you can use them while staying in the place.
In the vicinity, you can find a lot of good restaurants ranging from Indonesian traditional street food, pizzerias, or even Korean food. There are also a few minimarkets close to your location. Also, the place is not too far off from shopping centers in Bali such as Level 21 Mall or Matahari.
Address: Jl. Gn. Cemara VII C, Tegal Harum, Kec. Denpasar Bar., Kota Denpasar, Bali 80119
Contact: +62 812-3899-2665
Price range: starts from IDR 210k /night
11. Rumah Kost 57
If you’re bored of the same old same old kost, then you should visit and stay in Rumah Kost 57. Their architecture and design is very unique compared to other kosts around. They have a bedroom with facilities like AC, fridge, water dispenser for every room, cable tv, an indoor bathroom with hot water and a kitchen with utensils included. They also have a private garden and a nice parking space.
There are lots of fun options to do nearby, too. This area has a karaoke place nearby for you who likes to sing your heart out. You can easily find some cool hangout spots, ranging from cafes to Malls. Last but not least, they’re not too far off from Double Six! Quite a bargain for any type of stay, but to reap the full benefit it’s recommended that you rent long-term here.
Address: Jl. Kebak Sari No.19, Pemecutan Klod, Kec. Denpasar Bar., Kota Denpasar, Bali 80119
Contact: +62 81936446588 or +62 81337555777
Price range: IDR 150k to IDR 2500k (payment does not include electricity)
Last but not least, we have KOST-18. This place is also in the same area as the entry before (Rumah Kost 57) so you can expect some fun karaoke moments, leisure time at cafes and malls, and a frequent trip to the beach! As for facilities, they offer a bedroom with AC, Mini Kitchen, Indoor bathroom with shower, wardrobe, and LCD TV. They also have a parking space for motorbikes.
Address: Jln. Pura Demak I, Gang 1A Gg. Buntu No.18, Pemecutan Klod, Kec. Denpasar Bar., Kota Denpasar, Bali 80119
Contact: +62 853-3339-7451, +62 6287761667224, and +62 82236090009
Price range: IDR 850k /week
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With that, we’re going to cut the article here. Thanks a lot for reading our post about the 12 best places to kost in Denpasar. We hope you find the examples of kost accommodations that we provide useful, if not satisfactory. Keep up to date with us if you want to know more about lifestyle and living in Bali! See you again!
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