Wedding party in Bali feels very ethereal and prestigious. Therefore, make sure you stay at the best Bali hotels that offer the best wedding experience ever.
What’s not to say about Bali and the wedding? It’s arguably one of the most popular spots across the globe for newlyweds to hold a wedding ceremony. But unfortunately, international wedding ceremonies require extra efforts, and several Bali hotels don’t offer the whole requirements. Therefore, you should know the best places to stay that offer not only the best wedding experience but also the overall service.
Fortunately, these 11 marvellous Bali hotels are perfect for you
All of these 11 luxurious Bali hotels offer an exciting and excellent wedding experience. They have amazing scenery and accommodation for both the newlyweds and guests, with some providing private chapels. To put it, they’re ready to take your once-in-a-lifetime wedding experience to a new height. And they are:
1. Conrad Bali
Some people might say Conrad Bali is one of the Bali hotels designed specifically for holding wedding ceremonies. And it shows because it offers great wedding services, starting from The Infinity Chapel venue. The chapel mentioned above is so shiok thanks to the shimmering water beneath, making the chapel look like floating. But if you’re into an outdoor ceremony, then the Floating Garden and Water Garden are what you need.
As for the marriage service, it has some of the best services compared to other Bali hotels around. It has legal European and Balinese wedding services, focused more on the former. As a result, a priest for a European wedding is available, although you need extra cost for the Balinese wedding. The hotel also provides wedding cinematography for the newlyweds, and spacious area accommodating up to 300 guests.
In short, it’s one of the best hotels in Bali if you need an exclusive venue for your wedding.
Address: Jl. Pratama No.168, Tanjung Benoa, South Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali 80363
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: About 13 km or 20 minutes drive
2. Ayana Resort and Spa
Aside from its excellent spa and hotel service, Ayana Resort and Spa is also perfect for hosting a wedding ceremony. Set around Jimbaran Bay where limestone cliffs are towering near the hotel, it has an ethereal outdoor scenery. The wedding area is also spacious, with Astina and Tresna chapels capable of accommodating up to 80 guests. And for the outdoor venues, you have SKY cliff-top for up to 1000 guests and Champa Garden for more than 3000 guests.
The wedding service is also very much complete, offering both Balinese and European wedding services equally. You can wear traditional Balinese outfits and/or have a European wedding-specialised priest, both provided by the hotel. Outdoor add-ons are also very diverse, with a lot of different floral decorations available to have. And to top it off, its cinematography service is one of the best that not many Bali hotels can offer.
Address: Jl. Karang Mas Sejahtera, Jimbaran, Kuta Selatan, Jimbaran, Kec. Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80364
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: Around 13 km or 30 minutes drive
3. Anantara Uluwatu Bali Resort
Anantara Uluwatu Bali Resort is one of several other Bali hotels focused on hosting wedding ceremonies. But perhaps the most notable wedding feature of this hotel is its Dewa Dewi chapel, situated just beside the southern Bali seaside. Its walls are also made from transparent glass, giving you the perfect view when sealing your love with your significant other. And to make things better, candles are set after sunset and during the night.
However, the hotel doesn’t provide any legal wedding services, only for blessing and non-legal ceremonies. On the plus side, it offers traditional Balinese outfits for your wedding through third-party vendors. A priest for a European wedding is also available to chope at the hotel. Last but not least, a professional third-party wedding cinematography vendor is ready to commemorate your exciting wedding ceremony.
Address: Jl. Pemutih, Jl. Labuansait, Pecatu, Kec. Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: About 20 km or 50 minutes drive
4. The Mulia Bali
Similar to Ayana Resort and Spa, The Mulia Bali offers a great seaside wedding experience. However, what sets it apart from the other Bali hotels is its Muliahas three chapels, consist of Harmony, Eternity, and Unity. Harmony chapel has an exciting infinity pool in the middle of it with ocean scenery behind it. Eternity chapel is a dramatic venue due to its contemporary structure, surrounded by cascading ponds, lit pillars, and artistic sculptures. And finally, Unity chapel is an outdoor venue with beautiful tropical gardens decorating its romantic ambience.
The Mulia Bali is also very flexible when it comes to the wedding service. For a start, both legal Balinese and European wedding services can be provided, although the latter is more focused. It also provides a European wedding priest, traditional Balinese wedding outfits, and personal wedding cinematography. Lastly, it has an exquisite outdoor dinner service under the gorgeous night sky, plus the Sky Bar ready to serve sunset canapes and cocktails.
Address: Jl. Raya Nusa Dua Selatan Kawasan Sawangan Nusa Dua, Benoa, Kec. Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80363
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: About 16 km or 30 minutes drive
5. St. Regis Bali Resort
Source: St. Regis Bali Resort
As one of the best hotels in Bali to host a wedding ceremony, St. Regis Bali Resort has everything you need. Its Cloud Nine chapel has a glamorous classic European charm with modern twists, not to mention it’s located on the Nusa Dua coastline. Plus, it’s also a perfect choice for a more private wedding ceremony as it has enough space for 80 guests.
But contrary to its name, the hotel only provides a legal European wedding service and not the Balinese one. Regardless, it still offers traditional Balinese wedding outfits and a European wedding priest. The venue itself is highly customizable, starting from white rose decorations, florally decorated buggies, to wedding flower girls. In short, it’s one of the most recommended Bali hotels for weddings, lor.
Address: Kawasan Pariwisata, Nusa Dua Lot S6, P.O. Box 44, Nusa Dua Bali 80363 Indonesia
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: About 14 km or 20 minutes drive
6. Hilton Bali Resort
Hilton Bali Resort has the benefit of being situated near Sawangan Beach in Nusa Dua. It gives its chapel, the Wiwaha, an amazing advantage of being surrounded by gorgeous limestone cliffs and blue ocean. As for the chapel itself, it has glass walls that offer maximum immersion with its overall structure that’s so shiok.
Legal Balinese and European wedding services are available, although it’s more focused on the latter. The usual services, such as a European wedding priest and traditional Balinese wedding outfits, are also available. And once you’re done with the wedding, enjoy entertainment unlike other Bali hotels on this list, like modern DJs, Legong and Kecak, etc.
Address: Jl. Raya Nusa Dua Selatan, Benoa, South Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali 80363
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: About 16 km or 30 minutes drive
7. Banyan Tree Ungasan
Many consider Banyan Tree Ungasan as one of the most beautiful Bali hotels with ethereal chapel and overall ambience. It is because the magnificent White Dove chapel is located on top of a cliff, giving you a wider view of the surrounding ocean scenery. The Ju Ma Na Terrace and Infinity Pool add more charm to it while being the host for up to 250 guests.
As always, the usual wedding services and amenities are also available. You can even request a live Balinese music performance during the wedding ceremony to add more charm to your experience.
Address: Banjar Kelod, Jl. Melasti, Ungasan, Kec. Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80364
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: About 17 km or 40 minutes drive
8. Maya Ubud Resort and Spa
Compared to the other Bali hotels on this list, Maya Ubud Resort and Spa offers a different kind of wedding ceremony experience. The tropical forest scenery makes a wonderful outdoor wedding venue, especially with the beautiful Petanu River that’s so shiok to look at. However, this hotel doesn’t provide a chapel at all.
Regardless, the usual wedding services are available. The wedding venue can also be heavily customised in either Balinese or western style. Plus, traditional Balinese live musical performance is also available, fitting for the adventurous wedding experience, unlike other Bali hotels.
Address: Jl. Gn. Sari, Peliatan, Ubud, Gianyar, Bali 80571
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: About 40 km or 1 hour 30 minutes drive
9. Noah Villa and Chapel
For a new luxurious hotel, Noah Villa and Chapel have amazing wedding experience, just like other Bali hotels here. The main Noah chapel is inspired by Noah’s Ark with an additional minimalist touch, surrounded by koi ponds and gardens. Although it doesn’t provide an oceanic view, the ‘sunset hill’ feature makes up for it.
All the usual wedding services are available, except for the traditional Balinese wedding outfits. However, that doesn’t take away all the excitement of your wedding ceremony in this hotel, lah. Plus, it has a cheaper price tag than any other Bali hotels on this list, making it a bang for the buck.
Address: Jl. Indraprasta Br. Giri Dharma, Ungasan, Kec. Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80364
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: About 12 km or 30 minutes drive
10. The Royal Santrian
Do you love a more lavish and lively wedding ceremony? Then, The Royal Santrian has everything you need, because it offers a very exciting service. Its Ulu Shanti chapel is shaped like a tent with glass windows, surrounded by an infinity pool. Outside the chapel lies a very vibrant and colourful garden, packed with gorgeous tropical flowers and frilly decorations. Of course, the outdoor venue can be customised to your liking with even more colourful flowers.
The usual wedding services are also available, notably the legal European wedding which is fully licensed with official certificates. Other services also don’t disappoint, such as the live traditional Balinese music performance. Along the way, you can go makan at Gala dining venue that offers mouth-watering eastern and western cuisines.
Address: Jl. Pratama, Benoa, Kec. Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: Around 13 km or 20 minutes drive
11. Ritz Carlton Bali
Ritz Carlton Bali is one of the most modern Bali hotels on this list with an amazing contemporary ambience. Its Majestic chapel is just as the name suggests; very majestic, with modern interior structure and eye-catching exterior design. Outside the Majestic chapel lies Senses Lawn, the outdoor venue that can host up to 400 guests with ease. Although you can’t see the ocean inside the chapel, the seaside scenery is more than fitting here.
And just like other Bali hotels here, Ritz Carlton Bali has a complete set of wedding services. Even better, during night hours, you can chope an exciting firework party on Senses Lawn, wah lau! With all of them combined, you’re looking at an unforgettable wedding ceremony experience, surpassing other common Bali hotels.
Address: Jl. Raya Nusa Dua Selatan, Lot III, Sawangan, Nusa Dua, Badung Regency, Bali 80363
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: Around 18 km or 30 minutes drive
So, a few takeaways...
There are a lot of best hotels in Bali that offer excellent wedding ceremonies, each with unique personalities. Regardless, one thing’s for sure, and that is your wedding ceremony in Bali hotels will be remarkable, lor. May you tie the knot in Bali with happiness and love burning strong and bright forever, just like Bali itself.