New hotels in Batam 2022
Next to trips across the Causeway, island escapes to Batam are probably the most popular choice among Singaporeans for quick and affordable getaways. Once you’ve familiarised yourself with the procedures of travelling from Singapore to Batam by sea and put together a solid itinerary of things to do in Batam, you’ll need to find a suitable homebase.
You can check out our lists of the most popular Batam resorts and affordable Batam hotels. But if you’re the type of enthu Singaporean who wants to get first dibs on all things brand new and sparkly, we totally feel you. Here are 7 new hotels in Batam for your consideration, including openings as recent as August 2022.
Note: Prices are accurate at the time of writing and may be subject to change.
1. Four Points by Sheraton Batam – Near Batam’s biggest mall
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A quick 9-minute cab ride from Batam Harbour Bay Ferry Terminal is where you’ll find Four Points by Sheraton Batam, opened in 2020. Despite being a semi-luxury hotel, their rooms feature modern and trendy designs that are not at all gaudy.
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If you’re the active type of vacationer, you’ll be pleased to know that there’s an outdoor swimming pool and 24-hour gym. Now if we’re talking about cardio activity of a different nature, the hotel is near Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall, the biggest mall in Batam.
It’s about 6 minutes away via cab or 15 minutes on foot, and you’ll be stepping into a shopaholics haven with department stores, luxury fashion boutiques, budget-friendly shops, loads of restaurants, and 2 different food courts. There’s also a cinema, KTV studio, and Timezone arcade should you want a break from bargain-hunting.
Book a stay at Four Points by Sheraton Batam.
Rates: From S$92/night for City View Room (Twin or King)
Address: Komplek Panorama Nagoya, Jodoh River, Batu Ampar, Batam City, 29432 Indonesia
Contact: +62 778 5708800 | Four Points by Sheraton Batam website
2. favehotel Nagoya Batam – Apartment-style units with kitchenettes
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Opened in July 2022, favehotel Nagoya Batam is situated in the city centre of Batam and designed for travelling business folks. You could even make this your Work From Hotel spot!
The fabroom (from S$75/night) resembles a whole flat rather than your typical hotel room. There are facilities like a kitchenette with an induction stove and full-size fridge, so you can whip up a meal or two or heat up some leftovers.
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The units even have balconies, allowing guests to step out for fresh air and watch the hustle and bustle of Batam city whizz by. It’s definitely a change of scenery from the typical Batam beachside getaways.
We recommend this hotel for families seeking a home away from home for cheap, or couples who love opportunities for playing house.
Book a stay at favehotel Nagoya Batam.
Rates: From S$75/night for fabroom
Address: Jalan Imam Bonjol, Komplek Nagoya Thamrin City, Tower A, Lubuk Baja, Batam City, 29444 Indonesia
Contact: +62 778 2102222 | favehotel Nagoya Batam website
3. Batam Marriott Hotel Harbour Bay – First 5-star hotel in Batam
Fun fact: prior to Batam Marriott Hotel Harbour Bay’s opening in 2020, Batam only had hotels which received up to 4-star luxury ratings. This Batam Marriott Hotel made history as the first hotel on the island to clinch 5 stars, opening up a new level of opulence for your next Batam vacay.
The Executive Suite has a big, open bathroom with a sleek free-standing bathtub.
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As you’d expect, the rooms are decked out in atas furnishings. Check in during off-peak seasons for room rates as low as S$230/night for the Deluxe King Room, a fraction of the price for 5-star hotel stays in Singapore.
If you’re feeling particularly baller, you can splurge on the Executive Suite (from S$992/night) which measures 73sqm. For reference, that’s slightly larger than an entire 3-room BTO unit.
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Amenities wise, there’s a sea-view gym so you can torch some of your holiday calories while picturesque scenery distracts you from the burn. Plus, there’s an in-house spa and hot tub so you can soothe your weary muscles.
Book a stay at Batam Marriott Hotel Harbour Bay.
Rates: From S$241/night for Deluxe King Room
Address: Harbour Bay Downtown, Jalan Duyung, Sungai Jodoh, Batu Ampar, Batam City, 29453 Indonesia
Contact: +62 778 5707999 | Batam Marriott Hotel Harbour Bay website
4. Beverly Hotel Batam – Top-rated international buffet & local dishes
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Opened in 2019 before the start of the pandemic, Beverly Hotel Batam is a low-key gem which not many Singaporeans are privy to. With cushy rooms from under S$50/night, staying here would be quite the steal considering the hotel is 4 stars. It’s already amassed close to 400 Google reviews though, with a solid consumer rating of 4.5 stars.
The rooms are classically designed, clad in warm tones and marble finishes in the bathrooms. For Superior Rooms, you’ll get a bathtub as well – and it’ll still be well under S$100/night.
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To fuel up, their in-house eatery Anambas Restaurant serves up an international buffet ranging from continental breakfast to sushi.
There are plenty of positive reviews online for the food from both local guests as well as travellers, and you really ought to try their rendition of local dishes like ayam bakar – charcoal-grilled chicken, and kambing asam pedas – a tangy and spicy mutton stew.
Book a stay at Beverly Hotel Batam.
Rates: From S$48/night for Deluxe Double Room
Address: Jalan Raden Patah No. 12, Lubuk Baja, Batam City, 29483 Indonesia
Contact: +62 778 452777 | Beverly Hotel Batam website
5. Aston Nagoya City Hotel – Spacious suites from S$84/night
The rates are kept affordable with no-frills rooms that are nonetheless comfy and clean.
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In terms of new hotels in Batam, Aston Nagoya City Hotel is as new as it can get. Freshly opened to the public on 5th August 2022, there are a total 192 rooms waiting for the first batch of guests to get cosy in. If you’ve ever wanted the opportunity to stay in a hotel when everything is brand spanking new, seize this chance.
All room types are fitted with amenities like a mini fridge, hairdryer, and safe.
Image adapted from: Aston Nagoya City Hotel, Aston Nagoya City Hotel
A cosy Studio room starts from just S$63/night, and has all the essential amenities you’d need for a safe and comfortable stay.
If you’re travelling with kids, the spacious Suite (from S$84/night) has plenty of room for frolicking; and to stow all your barang-barang from the shopping sprees. It’s also fitted with a 55in wall-mounted TV for movie nights while digging into Batam snacks and street food.
Book a stay at Aston Nagoya City Hotel.
Rates: From S$63/night for Studio
Address: Jalan Imam Bonjol-Nagoya, Komplek Nagoya Thamrin City, Gedung 3, Lubuk Baja, Batam City, 29444 Indonesia
Contact: +62 778 2102888 | Aston Nagoya City Hotel website
6. CozyHomes at One Residence Batam – Sea views from S$58/night
For a more unique choice, consider this condo-style accommodation that lets you savour what island life is like. One Residence Batam is a new condo which launched in 2020, and CozyHomes is their hotel arm.
The condo’s location grants residents unblocked ocean views and a nice sea breeze.
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The rooms have designs that are simple, clean-cut, and not lavish by any means. But you can still expect a comfy stay, and perhaps the number one draw: panoramic ocean views. There are also amenities like kitchens with dining counters, cosy desk corners for you to get some work done, and TVs so you can kick back and relax.
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Apartment units have 2- and 3-room options, so you can choose a size that suits you. You can also pick from single-bedders if you’re travelling with a friend, or rooms with double beds which are great for couples and families.
Book a stay at CozyHomes at One Residence Batam.
Rates: From S$58/night for 2-Bedroom Condominium with Sea View
Address: Jalan Engku Putri Utara, One Residence Apartment, Teluk Tering, Riau Islands, 29461 Indonesia
Contact: +62 778 7711177 | One Residence Batam website
7. Batam View Beach Resort – Major revamp after 30+ years
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This is technically a revamp, but Batam View Beach Resort has undergone such a major facelift in 2021 that staying here would be a whole new experience. The upgrading involved refreshing the exterior of the building – which had been erected in 1986 – and renovating the 212 rooms throughout the resort.
New additions include bigger conference halls that can fit up to 300 pax, and a Spa Village which houses a salon, treatment rooms, steam baths and saunas, and a gym.
A sprawling herbs and spices garden (left) and a track where you can be taught to ride mini motorbikes (right).
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Activity options within the resort include a mini motorbike park, karaoke studio, and games room with old-school board games as well as Kinect console games.
You can also get in touch with nature by taking a stroll through their organic vegetable farm and herbs and spices garden. It’s a great way to work up an appetite before dining at the in-house Kelong Seafood & Asian Cuisine Restaurant!
Book a stay at Batam View Beach Resort.
Rates: From S$61/night for Superior Room
Address: Jalan Hang Lekir, Nongsa, Batam, Riau Islands, 23234 Indonesia
Contact: +62 778 761740 | Batam View Beach Resort website
Stay at these new hotels in Batam for your next trip
Given the fast-paced lifestyles which us Singaporeans lead in this concrete jungle, it’s no wonder that we love island vacays to Batam – whether that be a weekend trip with the squad or a romantic getaway.
If you’ve already ticked a bunch of accommodation options off your list from past trips and want to experience something new, you now have a healthy range of choices for new hotels in Batam at your fingertips. From no-frills budget-friendly hotels to opulent suites and spacious resorts, it’s safe to say that you have plenty to try out for your next few trips – no matter the occasion or who you travel with.
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