Amanjiwo (peaceful soul) overlooks Borobudur, the world’s largest Buddhist sanctuary, in the rural heartland of Central Java. Located in one of the most scenic parts of the country, it rests within a natural amphitheatre; the Menoreh Hills rise up behind and no less than four volcanoes grace the horizon. Amanjiwo provides the opportunity for immersion in Javanese culture, offering trips to ceremonies, temples and antique shops. Private dawn and sunset visits to Borobudur and other archeological monuments in the vicinity are a highlight of a stay at Amanjiwo.
Amanjiwo’s main structure is a circular limestone monolith centred by a soaring bell-shaped rotunda. The airy entranceway leads to the lofty-ceilinged Bar from which one can see Borobudur in the distance.
- Borobudur Magelang
- Central Java
Amanjiwo (peaceful soul) rests in the rural heartland of Central Java. The resort is located within a natural amphitheatre, with the limestone Menoreh Hills rising gently behind, the Kedu Plain in front and four volcanoes (Sumbing and Sundoro to the west, Merbabu and Merapi to the east) on the horizon. Amanjiwo looks out onto the 9th-century Buddhist sanctuary of Borobudur, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Several villages are within walking distance of the resort.
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The Hotel Is Approx 50km / 31mi South Of Yogyakarta City. The Hotel Is Approx 50km / 31mi South Of Yogyakarta Airport.
Amanjiwo, which means "peaceful soul," is located in a natural amphitheatre with the Menoreh rolling hills directly behind and four volcanos on the horizon. Amanjiwo looks out onto the largest Buddhist sanctuary in the world and several small villages are within walking distance.
Meeting room should be arranged in advance and accomodate less than 40 people
The Rotunda Bar and dining room are defined by a double row of stone columns, Javanese gamelan group performs
Internet access available in rooms and in the hotel library
Private pools available for some suites
Massage and meditation garden available near the hotel
One hour away
Market areas within locality
The hotel arranges tours of temples and galleries
The hotel's main building is framed by 36 suites arrayed in 2 deep crescents rimmed by high limestone walls that are covered by spider lilies and morning glories. There are 15 suites that come with private swimming pools. All suites have thatched roof pavilions and day beds for outdoor dining and lounging.
- - Banquets & Meetings
- - Fine Dining on Site
- - Fine Dining Nearby
- - High Speed Internet
- - Pool, Outdoor
- - Spa Facility
- - Tennis Courts on Site
- - Biking, Mountain
- - Biking, Touring
- - Ecological Tourism
- - Hiking
- - Horseback Riding
- - Shopping
- - Tennis Courts Nearby
- - Theatre & Museums
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