Hotels in Batam are of a good range of variety, there are some budget accommodation in Batam and backpacker places available but the real competition and focus is in the mid to top end accommodation of the island. Batam is located in the north of Indonesia and is only an hour boat trip from Singapore as well as being close to Malaysia, it is also famously a free trade zone which means that trade and commerce is thriving in the area particularly between Singapore and Indonesia. This proximity and value of Batam has lended it to tourism and commercial tourism and there are therefore a wealth of excellent hotels and villa arrangements of many kinds. Typically hotels in Batam are located close to the beach as well as being close to the harbour and the main tourism facilities and business districts. This includes all of the main function areas and the shopping and attractions of the island. As well as this almost all of hotels in Batam offer business facilities and often packages including the use of conference rooms for travelers and meetings that have been arrange in the area.
There are a selection of large extremely well established resorts and hotels which are classic tropical resorts offering large numbers of rooms, some incredible suites and specialty rooms as well as great facilities and dinning and huge grounds. There are also a few villa orientated resorts and large corporate international resorts which have also dedicated and area to villas for guests looking for that kind of accommodation. You can find Batam Hotels located right by the beach which are usually evenly matched in terms of cliental and the resorts which are closer to the business area tend to be more business orientated. All of hotels in Batam tend to be accessible easily from all of the ports of entry to the Batam Island and there is always a good transport service for getting around all of the main attractions and areas.
The facilities at hotels in Batam are usually of a very high level. It seems that there is a lot of competition in this area as there are a few hotels completing for the main cliental of the business world and short stay tourists. These facilities always include a few restaurants of different natures benefiting from the multicultural population and tourist numbers who enter the area and often a number of water sports and court games including tennis and even games like golf. Fishing and SCUBA diving and even jungle trekking area all offered at most of Batam Hotels making Batam an evermore attractive place to visit. Spa are almost present in all of Hotels in Batam and you will find that the staff are often a mix of different cultures and can bring there own styles and treatments to the massage table. All together hotels in Batam are very good and offer an excellent level of hospitality in this interesting area of the world.