Taman Rasuna Apartment at a Glance
- Location: Rasuna Said, Jakarta
- Project Completed: 2007
- Developer: Bakrieland Group
- Total units: 300
- Unit area: 57m^2 to 99m^2
- Unit types: 1BR/2BR/3BR
- Maintenance: Free
- No. of floors: 1300
Taman Rasuna Apartment is one of the largest apartment complexes in Jakarta. This particular apartment mainly targets Indonesian middle-class citizens but is also popular amongst the expats in Jakarta. As stated before, the reason behind this apartment being one of the largest apartment complexes in Jakarta is because it has 17 towers and consists of 32 floors, quite a lot for an apartment complex.
Taman Rasuna Apartment's comfort and convenience
From the outside, Taman Rasuna Apartment looks like a typical concrete residential complex. All the towers of Taman Rasuna apartments are linked to each other by a huge platform above the parking lot where you will find many amenities for the residents. The apartment themselves are quite homey and comfortable enough for a relaxed time amidst the busy environment. If you're up for a warm and welcoming atmosphere, then you're choosing the right choice for an apartment because Taman Rasuna provides the perfect ambiance.
Another important thing to know about Taman Rasuna apartment is that it is part of Rasuna Epicentrum, a 50-hectare superblock where you can also find the Epicentrum Walk, Club Rasuna (sports facilities), Plaza Festival, Aston Rasuna, Grand Rubina Business Park, restaurants, cafés, bars, etc. There are also hospitals and parks that you can find around Taman Rasuna Apartment. The hospital is called MMC Hospital, and it's just a ten-minute walk from the Taman Rasuna Apartment. About 10 minutes away by car, you have small parks like Taman Menteng or Taman Tangkuban Perahu. The garden of Taman Rasuna is actually quite large and it is nice enough to walk for a while. You can also walk a bit in the Rasuna Epicentrum area, for instance along the river.
Taman Rasuna Apartment's facilities
Taman Rasuna Apartment provides varying facilities that are made to support your necessities in your life. From a lagoon-shaped swimming pool, abundant ATM centers, gym (and mini gym!), basketball and tennis court, jogging track, grocery stores, restaurant, and even playground. Other compulsory facilities are of course provided, such as security, laundry, internet, and function room.
To be precise, Taman Rasuna apartment is located in Karet, Setiabudi. The neighborhood around the apartment is a preferably strategic location for expats working in the Kuningan business district as you can access most offices on Jalan Rasuna Said in less
Epicentrum Walk is a cozy and modern shopping center for those who are fond of not-too-big places but still want to visit luxurious shopping centers. There are some affordable restaurants inside the place, a bar, a well-stocked supermarket (Farmer’s Market), and an XXI cinema. It is between 2- 6 minutes walking distance from the apartment (depending on which tower you are staying in.)
Restaurants & Bar
Looking for a grill place and a bar for your nightlife? Fear not, Bluegrass Bar and Grill is just what you might need. Its vibe and atmosphere are sophisticated and modern, and their specialties are steaks and grilled meat. You can find this place on the ground floor of Bakrie Tower which is very near Taman Rasuna apartment. If you're looking for more upscale fine dining with stunning interior and architecture, you can come to LEX or Liquid Exchange. A perfect venue to meet, to greet, to wine and to dine. There is also a bar inside this extravagant place and it's all located in Epicentrum Walk or as commonly known as Epiwalk. Its vibe and atmosphere are more sophisticated and more modern, and their specialties are steaks and grilled meat.
However, if all the places mentioned above are not enough, you can always go to the more authentic bars, such as Basque Bar, Loewy, Bauhaus, and others. They are all located in Mega Kuningan. Farther trips, but they are surely worthy of your time.
Kuningan has comfortable sidewalks in order to encourage exploration on foot. Recently, public transportation such as LRT has also been on the rise. However, if you are going somewhere further, it is highly recommended to use car as a primary method of transportation. With the increase in popularity of ride-sharing companies, going around town with mobile applications such as Grab or Gojek has been easier and affordable than ever. With a mere Rp.26,000-Rp.30,000 ($1.82-$2.10) you can reach the offices in the central business district in no time.