Pura Besakih, Bali, Indonesia

Bali travel guide

Bali’s idyllic location, constant warm temperature and welcoming people have made it a key destination for travellers from all over the world.

Where is it?

Bali is one of the Indonesian islands, set in the Indian Ocean, just 8 degrees south of the equator. It is popular for romantic breaks, honeymoons and weddings as well as being a key surfing destination.

Holiday Inn Resort Baruna

Holiday Inn Resort Baruna

Located in central Kuta, Holiday Inn Resort Baruna Bali is near the airport and within walking distance of Segara Beach and Tuban Beach. Additional points of interest near this spa hotel include Kuta Beach and Jimbaran Beach. For More Hotel Features click here. Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool, a children’s pool, a fitness facility, and a children’s club. Wireless and wired high speed Internet access is available in public areas (surcharges apply). This Kuta property has event space consisting of conference/meeting rooms, a ballroom, and small meeting rooms. Guest parking is complimentary. Wedding services and tour/ticket assistance are available.

The Oberoi, Lombok

The Oberoi, Lombok

Situated on Medana Beach and surrounded by tropical gardens, this resort is four km (2 miles) by boat from the Gili Islands. Balinese-style villas have traditional thatched roofs and offer separate living areas, and private balconies with garden views. Guests can work out at the fitness center, unwind in the herbal bath, or indulge with a pampering body wrap or facial at the spa.

The Westin Resort - Nusa Dua

The Westin Resort – Nusa Dua

Situated on Bali’s southern coast, this hotel is located only 12 kilometers (7.5 miles) from Kuta Beach and Ngurah Rai International Airport. All guestrooms feature Heavenly Beds, private, furnished balconies, and electronic safes that accommodate laptops. Guests can swim in the outdoor pool and receive access to the health club and business center.

Alam Sari Keliki Resort & spa

Alam Sari Keliki Resort & spa

Located in a rural setting in central Bali, this hotel is 10 km (six miles) from Ubud Village and 35 km (21 miles) from Sanur Beach. All guestrooms offer a balcony with views of the garden, river valley, or rice paddies in addition to an evening turndown service. Guests have access to the full-service health spa, outdoor swimming pool, spa tub, fitness equipment, and a complimentary breakfast.

The Alila Manggis

The Alila Manggis

Situated on Buitan Beach in East Bali, this resort is five km (three miles) from the Tenganan Village and the Quicksilver Submarine. All guestrooms offer one king bed or two single beds, pool and ocean views, Alila organic bath amenities, and turndown service. A complimentary shuttle is provided by the hotel in addition to a cooking school, afternoon tea, and bicycle rentals.

Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort

Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort

Located in a prime position on the Bay of Lombok’s main beach, the Sheraton Senggigi exudes a tropical ambiance. The 154 guest rooms are arranged in low-rise wings designed to allow guests to take full advantage of the spectacular views of exotic gardens and sparkling blue waters of the Indian Ocean. The hotel décor features polished timbers, warm, inviting textiles, and comfortable furnishings for rest and relaxation. Guests can enjoy shopping, golf, a nature or adventure tour, and incredible beaches – all near the Sheraton Senggigi.

Hard Rock Hotel Bali

Hard Rock Hotel Bali

Located across from Kuta’s surfing beach, this hotel is a five-minute drive from Kuta Square shopping center and 15 from Denpasar. The 418 rock-and-roll tribute rooms and suites are spread over six themed wings: Rock ‘n’ Roll, Reggae, Blues, Psychedelic, Pop, and Alternative. Guests can interact with in-house radio station DJs, burn their own CDs in the boom box recording studio, or chill out in one of the poolside cabanas.

Conrad Bali Resort & Spa

Conrad Bali Resort & Spa

Located on Bali’s southern coast, this luxury resort is set on a 350-meter beach facing the island of Nusa Penida. Guestrooms feature views of the ocean, lagoons, or garden and are decorated with colorful Balinese fabrics and Indonesian artwork. Water sports such as parasailing and windsurfing are offered; other amenities include a spa, fitness center, and 14 beach balés.

Bagus Jati Health & Well Being Retreat

Bagus Jati Health & Well Being Retreat

Bagus Jati is located in the tropical forest of Bali, some 30 minutes north of Ubud. Here, fresh mountain air is a relief from the humid tropics; the tranquility restores physical and mental energy. This is a perfect retreat from a stressful world. Based on the ancient Chakra principle, eight circular villas are exquisitely furnished and equipped with Jacuzzi and private treatment facilities. They are spread across 5 hectares of beautifully terraced gardens, guaranteeing privacy and seclusion.

The Ritz-Carlton, Bali

The Ritz-Carlton, Bali

The resort commands a spectacular location amid dramatic cliffs and pristine beaches. The famous Ritz service attracts international travelers. Amenity highlights: A world-class Thalasso spa provides therapeutic treatments. Guests can also enjoy three pools, spa tubs, fitness facilities, tennis courts, and a putting green. Seven restaurants and lounges offer a variety of dining choices. A business center, salon, child-care services, and banquet facilities are also on site.