Whether dine in a fancy restaurant, soak in a private pool, or just an afternoon stroll on a serene beach. These 5 Bali Hotels are perfect for your romantic getaway.
Get yourself ready for an unforgettable romantic journey in Bali, Indonesia. The country is listed in 2019 Harper’s Bazaar Best Honeymoon Destination where couples can enjoy the leisure and engage at the world’s most beautiful landscape. Imagine yourself strolling on the beaches, or trekking the rice field or immersing in the scrumptious local dish. Staying at Bali hotels will give you the best experience of enjoying a romantic escape.
We’ve done some research on Bali hotels that provide A-list services from the simple sprinkle of roses on your bed to swimming on the cardinal turquoise-coloured water. Without visiting, you catch no balls about the hidden beauty of Bali. The island is home to some luxurious lodgings and myriad cultural heritage to spoil your vacation. The US News Travel also lists Bali as one of the best beach honeymoon destinations in 2018 for a heavenly retreat.
Follow the list of our top-picked Bali hotels with exceptional amenities to give you an ultimate romantic getaway.
1. Bvlgari Resort Bali
Yes, you read it right. It’s Bvlgari, as in the perfume Bvlgari so that you can expect nothing less fragrant than its Haute-perfumerie line or less extravagant than its gemstone. Bvlgari—or I’d rather call it Bulgari Resort, is among the best Bali hotels situated in the island’s most exclusive landscape, where the tropical enchantment meets the breath-taking nature of Uluwatu.
Couples can enjoy leisure in the ultra-luxury resort, which is also a home for 59 five-pearl Bulgari villas. Every room is dedicated to honouring both cultures, the traditional Balinese architecture and the Italian style with Javanese mahogany, Balinese art, and volcanic stone walls to decorate the room.
Situated in high perimeter walls, the rooms are to provide privacy to enjoy Balinese tropical garden or ocean view right from your private balcony. An expansive open-air living area is available for a refreshing breakfast. The Bulgari villa features a 20-metre private pool with sundeck to soak in without anybody disturbing your peace. The 13,993 sq ft room also has its private cinema so you can drink wine, cuddling under the blanket, and watch your favourite movie together.
To spend the night, you can light a candle and take your lover’s hand to the Il Ristorante—Luca Fantin, the Bulgari resort’s Michelin-starred restaurant that serves signature Italian cuisines fused with local ingredients. It provides a seductive and romantic ambience overlooking the pool with subtle lighting to illuminate your table. Its exclusiveness only fit 36 seats, so you better keep one to win her. Remember; no singlets, flip-flops, or beach attire are allowed—such an atas restaurant not to miss!
Address: Jl. Goa Lempeh Banjar Dinas Kangin Uluwatu, Pecatu, Kuta Selatan, Badung Regency, Bali
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: Approximately 17.7 km or around 44 minutes of driving
2. The Samaya Ubud
If you dream for ultimate tranquillity and quality to spend the holiday with your lover, choose no other than The Samaya Ubud. Situated in the cultural village, Ubud, it is among the 5-star luxurious Bali hotels that are perfect for a romantic break. The hotel is designed to embrace Balinese tradition and spiritual existence amidst the idyllic scenery of majestic mountains, green rice paddy fields, and the sublime tropical forest.
Nothing can match your romantic night well-spent than dining at The Samaya’s Royal 100 Candle Lit Dinner Table 61. Personalised service is available to make the most of your night; a dinner for two surrounded by the astonishing natural landscape near the Ayung River. Expect a lane of abundance flower petals and candles lighting the way to your seat, while you take the hand of your lady. Be ready to taste specially curated 7 signature coursing menu and choose from a fine selection of wines. This place even provides a 30-minute complimentary photo session by a pro to perpetuate the moment of romantics.
If you’re into nature, take your lover to enjoy some of the Balinese experiences. Explore the landscape near Bali hotels Ubud by having a complimentary morning walk to introduce you to the surrounding. Its friendly staff will present natural and cultural surrounding like a real guide, starting from the hotel lobby to the village, up to Ubud’s prevailing emerald rice paddy fields. This nature trekking starts from 08.00 a.m. and end at approximately 10.00 a.m., so you better have your breakfast beforehand.
Rejuvenate your inner peace while reconnecting with your soulmate by taking a yoga class together. Get your body, mind, and soul healed and sealed in the natural beauty, with a beachfront view ahead, morning ocean breeze, and refreshing open-air away from the hustle-bustle of the city. You die die must try this!
Address: Jl. Baung, Sayan, Ubud, Gianyar Regency, Bali
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: Approximately 32.3 km or around 1 hour and 14 minutes of driving
3. Viceroy Bali
The perfect tropical romantic retreat awaits you at the Viceroy Bali. Situated at the atas area of Ubud, this hotel blends modern amenities with Balinese culture and will transport you the world’s extra tranquillity for your most unforgettable honeymoon. The jungle vistas with magnificent tropical forest view upfront are the enchanter of all; plus think of all the luxuries provided to cater the need for couples and family. Its secluded area promises ultimate privacy for you to spend time with a loved one.
The Viceroy Bali features a refined dining experience, extravagance spa Ubud, and a ticket to your romantic escape. It is the home of 7 distinctive villa types—all come with private pool and garden view, surrounded by the serene jungle. Each villa in this Bali hotel with private pool also has bale, which is a traditional Balinese small pavilion with a small table and cushions that allow you to sit back and relax while sipping coconut water. I must say it’s a real shiok.
This one made the list of our best Bali hotels for couples because it offers a serious romantic package. You will be taken to a night full of romance where candlelight dinner is possible, along with flower decorations and 8 main courses to fill the need. A luxury pool villa is accessible with a garden view, open plan bathroom, and deckchairs.
When the day has tired you out, get ready to enter a world full of serenity by enjoying a 2-hour couple spa that will rejuvenate your body and mind in this Bali beach hotel. Lay in bed listening to traditional Balinese music while drinking a complimentary sparkling wine during your stay. A full-day sightseeing tour is another great adventure to enjoy with your lover. Visit Balinese temples, coffee plantation, Ubud rice paddy fields, the Monkey Forest, or traditional villages to explore the exotics together.
Address: Jl. Lanyahan, Br. Nagi, Ubud, Gianyar Regency, Bali
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: Approximately 41.1 km or around 1 hour and 35 minutes of driving
4. Soori Bali
Feel the sublimely romantic experience by staying at Soori Bali. It is the utmost fusion between a genuine local connection and the magnificent natural surroundings. It is a hidden gem that is set on the edge of the ocean, claiming your time while soaking in its pool to oversee the majestic Indian Ocean and Mount Batukaru in the background. Soori Bali hotel is peaceful, rejuvenating, and unparalleled paradise beyond the ordinary.
Couples will be pampered by all modern amenities and personalised service to ensure your comfort during the stay. The hotel features 48 elegant and luxurious villas, measuring from 2,239 sq ft to 6,953 sq ft. Each villa in this Bali hotel has its private pool with a distinctive view overlooking the Indian Ocean, beach view, ocean view, or the rice terrace & mountain view. Take steps down and enjoy a perfect afternoon stroll on the volcanic black sand beach while sensing the tranquillity from the ocean breeze to melt all your worries away.
Soori Bali designs its interiors with a local touch, inspired by Balinese crafts, materials, and colours. The flower-patterned tiles are carefully curated by the local artists from the neighbouring village, Pejaten, with a touch of bronze and stone accessories from local artisans.
A romantic dinner with your lover is possible in Ombak, the hotel’s signature restaurant that serves eclectic European cuisine. Book a table for two and chat while watching the day’s ending and the sun’s setting from Bali’s western coast. Taste the restaurant’s cocktails made of fresh fruits and premium spirits taken from the island’s abundance.
Address: Banjar Dukuh, Kelating Village, Kerambitan, Tabanan Regency, Bali
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: Approximately 34.4 km or around 1 hour and 26 minutes of driving
5. Ayana Resort Bali
“You don’t get to choose Bali—Bali chooses you.” Remember when THE Tyra Banks decided to take her 20th season of America’s Next Top Model finale to the island of gods—this is where she was staying. Ayana Resort Bali is an among award-winning Bali hotels to provide you with limitless bliss and some indulgence in the atas area of Jimbaran Bay, just on the edge of cliff-top and coastal haven.
It features three guest room types, two guest suite types, and villas with A-list amenities. A floating brunch service is available the moment you wake up. Slip into your private pool and let the friendly staff serve you a three-course delicious gourmet and a bottle of champagne to enjoy while enjoying an intimate private moment. Be sure not to pon this experience while staying.
Expect the ocean or garden view room set amidst the traditional Balinese architecture. Taking a package for a couple to enjoy Ayana’s award-winning spa treatment—spa on the rocks allows you to be pampered and massaged and has treatments literally on a high landscape surrounded by the crashing sound of waves and subtle sea breeze.
For another exciting experience, take the stairs down and visit Kubu Beach Club, a private stretch of sand only accessible to the guest of the best hotels in Bali, Ayana. You can have a picnic lunch and laze in the afternoon or take some good reads. There are also bedsteads under the bamboo cabanas to relax.
Address: Jl. Karang Mas Sejahtera, Jimbaran, Kuta Selatan, Badung Regency, Bali
Distance from Ngurah Rai International Airport: Approximately 11.7 km or around 26 minutes of driving
With our top selection of 5 best Bali hotels, it’s time for you to plan a trip. Don’t miss the chance to indulge in Bali’s most luxurious amenities for your romantic getaway.