As Banyuwangi is at least 8-10 hours away from Surabaya, you need to really weigh in your pros and cons to stay here. There are 2 sets of traveller who would choose to opt for an accommodation here. One is for those who wish to see Ijen Crater and witness the blue flame. The other is while doing a stopover before departing to Bali by ferry the next day.
If you are looking to stay in a decent 4 stars hotel in Banyuwangi area, then Hotel Blambangan is the choice for you.
There are 16 superior rooms and 8 deluxe rooms at this property. As rooms are limited, it’s best to book in advance. Hotel provides complimentary Wi-Fi and has a decent size swimming pool for their guest to enjoy!
Ketapang Indah Hotel
If you book a package with a travel agency, chances are, you will stay at this hotel.
Besides being one of the most booked hotels in Banyuwangi, the hotel is also one of the most affordable. For a more complete stay with good views, do consider booking their Deluxe Garden View room type.
El Royale Hotel & Resort Banyuwangi
One of the best looking 4 star hotels in Banyuwangi. They have seemed to incorporate the Banyuwangi way in living into a unique hospitality experience.
The food served, interior of the lobby and hotel rooms, architecture & environment is very well matched! It feels very spacious and airy as well. Their warm hospitality is one of the selling points as well.