Banyuwangi is a mid sized town situated in east java (Sunrise of Java). It is the Javanese Ferry terminal to Bali. Banyuwangi is the starting point for many tourist destinations, and the people here are in general genuinely friendly and honest. It is also famous as the banana capital of Java. Banyuwangi has beaches to the east and mountains to the west. Industry here is mainly primary production and fishing, furniture and handcrafts. We also have a state of the art boat building industry.
Banyuwangi is the home of the “Using people” (original inhabitants).
They are very proud of their traditions and gandrung dancing.
RitansaRoebuck is Hotel in Banyuwangi.
RitansaRoebuck Hotel & Restaurant is a small (only 10 rooms) clean, modern hotel near the town centre of Banyuwangi (200m). Our restaurant is famous for Chinese, Indonesian and Western food. Our restaurant is clean and cheap and the serves are huge. Our bar has the coldest beer in town. Mini buses stop at our front door, taking you to most destinations about the town.
The business is managed by Salim & Rita, and Co Owned by an Australian, Gil. Our staff are helpful and friendly and we can help you with tour information, but you will not be pressured or ripped off. We also have free wi-fi hotspot area.