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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Cheapest place to stay with swimming pool if you find deal on agoda. We stayed one night to take our flight. It was cleaned but old looking. Air very dry and didn't smell fresh. It was desappointing because we paid more then other place for a pool and pool closed at 6pm! Buffet breakfast was cold. Poor english from staff.... More 

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Thank Marina P
Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel locate in the very good location, surrounded with many of restaurant. Although interior old fashioned but still clean. Bathroom also clean. The minus for the room is lack off light. Over all this is good hotel and have a good price.

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Thank Stevelydia
Jakarta, Indonesia
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123 reviews
39 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

Resonable price, easy to find, kind staffs. Overall, good value compare to money. t. The rooms are quite ok and comfortable. The Windows give a good view of the locality and keeps the room pleasant. The beds were comfortable and the bathroom was kinda big and well maintained. Though the AC of the hotel or our room was quite on... More 

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Thank Tjitrawangsa
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

Friendly staffs all around, decent variety of food serve during breakfast.Good and spacious room for the stay there.No complains for the hotel.Taxi is easy to get, just ask the security standing by the door.they will help you flag for one (get only Bluebird taxis as they are one of the few honest taxi company in jakarta)

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Thank Jason L
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

The location is right upon on the Mangga Besarayaa and is easily reachable. It is vicinity if other hotels and is nearby the local market. The rooms are quite ok and comfortable. The Windows give a good view of the locality and keeps the room pleasant. The beds were comfortable and the bathroom was kinda big and well maintained. Though... More 

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Thank anandp2011
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5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nights during seminar where I had no optioned to move as the package include accommodation. It's considered cheap for Jakarta but not value for money. A bit spooky because the hotel was not well maintained. I had few door knocked in the middle of nights but hotel couldn't figure out whose knocking my door. I decided... More 

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Reviewed 5 March 2016

Considering that I paid less than USD 40 per night, I shouldn't be expecting much. However, I'm disappointed with the conditions of the room. It was badly maintained. I understand that the hotel itself is dated, but I don't think it should look like a motel seen in Hollywood movies. The rooms are in dire need of refurbishment. Breakfast was... More 

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Thank DaemonChylde
Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

I returned to this hotel in February 2016, I noticed this hotel is going down, no more spa & swimming pool is closed for maintenance, also the pillows case are yellowish and towels are worn-out and not suitable for use, but hotel staff are still helpful and quick response for any request.

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Thank jammar269
Denpasar, Indonesia
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Me and my family booked two rooms, 221 and 223 for two days and 1 night. we found that at both rooms, pillow cases and towels are all yellowish and the pillow itself was stained by god knows what. we asked the housekeeping to change it and the room attendant was very cooperative. Food was nice, restaurant and front office... More 

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sparkslife, General Manager at Sparks Life Jakarta, responded to this review

With Regards, Ms. Helsa, we are really apologize for the inconvenience during your stay at Sparks Life Jakarta. We also very grateful for the input that you send to us, especially concerning the behavior of one of our staff, that this will be our prime concern. Ms. Helsa, we hope you will consider choosing Sparks Life Jakarta for your accommodation... More 

Bandung, Indonesia
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Reviewed 6 October 2015

Meeting/Seminar for four days and every days always un prepared specially with audio visual and sound system take quite sometimes to get staff to help lunch break quite ok taste edible and good for variation of menu for lunch

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sparkslife, General Manager at Sparks Life Jakarta, responded to this review

With Regards, Sir, we would like to thank you for your inputs. It would be a great improvement for us, to serve you better in the future. Best Regards, MANAGEMENT More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sparks Life is the mid-scale segment in the Sparks brand collection designed to offer an ultimate comfort, modern and well-equipped room to stay with caring and efficient services both for business and leisure travelers. The Hotel is designed to offer an ultimate comfort, modern and well-equipped room to stay with caring and efficient services. Sparks Jakarta offers comfortable stay for both business and leisure travelers. Located in the heart of China Town area in Mangga Besar Jakarta within 40-minutes drive from Soekarno Hatta International Airport and just 10-minutes drive from Gambir Train Station. It is close to business and shopping area such Mangga Dua, Glodok, Pasar Baru and Tanah Abang. Sparks Jakarta offers comfort in its 114 rooms and suites. Each room is equipped with air conditioner, LED TV, international channels, IDD calls, coffee & tea maker, safe deposit and mini bar with 6 meeting rooms to meet various meetings you require. The meeting room offers an "all-inclusive" package. This package included hire of the room, internet access, coffee breaks and meals, all technical equipment and other amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sparks Life Jakarta

Address: Jl. Mangga Besar Raya No. 42, Jakarta 11150, Indonesia (Formerly Sparks Hotel Jakarta)
Region: Indonesia > Java > Jakarta
Price Range: $40 - $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sparks Life Jakarta 3.5*
Number of rooms: 114
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Jakarta Sparks Hotel
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#85 Spa Hotel in Jakarta
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Try and ask for corner rooms facing the pool area.you have a great view of the city if you stay at a higher floor.”
 of 5 bubbles jasonlH4622ME, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at 2nd floor west side are comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles jammar269, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
“keep away from floor 5 to sleep well”
 of 5 bubbles Elazory, 15 Jul 2015 | Read review
“this is the best hotel in jakarta”
 of 5 bubbles 605satoy, 1 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Maybe 3rd floor better than mine.”
 of 5 bubbles li0nardusr, 28 Jan 2015 | Read review
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