Whether you’re looking for a honeymoon destination, a cultural experience or simply somewhere to relax and unwind, Bali makes an excellent option. Popular with tourists for so much more than just its beautiful weather, the Indonesian island is famous for its volcanic mountains, iconic rice fields, incredible beaches, and astounding temples. On top of that, Bali is also home to countless premier hotels that offer world-class experiences and accommodation, making it the perfect holiday destination. From secluded slices of serenity to energising escapes, Bali’s best luxury hotels offer something for every type of traveller.
1. The Villas at AYANA Resort and Spa Bali
The breath-taking view from this hotel’s incredible clifftop location in Jimbaran is just one reason to visit The Villas at AYANA Resort and Spa Bali. Offering travellers an intimate haven to relax and refresh, this resort is as tranquil as it is luxurious. Enjoy magical sunsets, brunch in your private pool, and indulgent massages when staying at this slice of paradise.
2. Bulgari Resort
As you would expect from the luxury label, Bulgari’s resort in Bali is nothing short of spectacular. The second luxury hotel from Bulgari Hotels & Resorts, this incredible destination combines traditional Balinese beauty with high Italian style. Perched on a 150-meter high cliff and overlooking the Indian Ocean, this is the perfect place to escape and indulge.
3. W Bali
Situated on the incredible beaches of Seminyak, W Bali is a chic and invigorating place to stay. The hotel’s signature style and dynamic aesthetics permeate the W Bali and its 229 rooms, suites and villas. Perfect for travellers who are after an exciting escape, this energising hotel is in Bali’s most vibrant neighbourhood.
4. Viceroy Bali
Located in Ubud, the Viceroy Bali is majestically situated in Bali’s “Valley of the Kings”. The picturesque location surrounds the resort’s 25 luxurious private pool villas creating the sense of an incredible tropical hideaway. Well known as one of the world’s best tropical, romantic, and pampering luxury hotels, the Viceroy offers an indulgent sanctuary from the outside world.
5. Conrad Bali
The beachfront Conrad Bali of the Nusa Dua coast is an award-winning resort. Exactly as you’d picture a tropical paradise to be, this luxury hotel features a grand design, immaculate gardens, and incredible pools. Boasting a wealth of dining experiences, Conrad Bali is also ideal for foodies looking to dine with a view.
6. Grand Hyatt Bali
Undoubtedly one of the most memorable hotels to visit in Bali, the Grand Hyatt is a picturesque paradise. Located in Nusa Dua, the hotel boasts magnificent tropical gardens, lagoons, and a white sand beach, all set on 42 acres. Suitable for both business and leisure, the Grand Hyatt combines traditional Balinese charm with modern convenience.
7. Mandapa, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve
Located in Bali’s cultural and spiritual heart of Ubud, Mandapa, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve is a sanctuary for the mind, body, and soul. Set upon a clifftop above the Ayung River and nestled into the forest, this hotel is surrounded by an incredible slice of nature. You’ll be sure to create rich, lifelong memories when staying at this luxurious location.
8. The Legian Bali
Set upon the Balinese shores of Seminyak Beach, The Legian Bali is as impressive as the views that surround it. Offering unique luxury and unparalleled service, this sophisticated hotel is an iconic sanctuary in the sand. It’s also located adjacent to the island’s chicest shops and most stylish nightlife, making it ideal for both rest and play.
9. Mulia Villas
One of the most exciting and exclusive resorts in Bali, Mulia Villas provides its guests with an unparalleled island getaway. Beautifully located along the dramatic coastline of Nusa Dua, this enchanting resort is rich with serenity and nature. Whether you’re taking a dip in one of the hotel’s exclusive hydrotherapy pools, relaxing in your lavish villa or heading to a wedding at either the Eternity or Harmony Chapel, you’re sure to enjoy every second you spend at Mulia Villas.
10. The St. Regis Bali Resort
If you’re looking for beachfront elegance in Bali, then you can’t go past The St. Regis Bali Resort. The spectacular destination offers outstanding opulence and award-winning refined luxury. So, no matter how discerning you or your travel companions may be, you’ll find little to nothing to fault at this world-renowned accommodation.
11. Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay
Nestled right on the oceanfront, the Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay is a traditional, timeless, and utterly romantic legendary hideaway. The authentic Balinese luxury resort provides all-villa accommodation spread across 35 acres. Whether you want to relax and reconnect or get active and adventurous, the Four Seasons is an ideal destination.
12. The Chedi Club at Tanah Gajah
Hidden among the lush hills of Bali’s culture-rich highlands, The Chedi Club at Tanah Gajah is a private paradise. Surrounded by thriving rice fields and situated just outside the artists’ village of Ubud, this rustic-chic hotel provides an incredible and authentic Balinese experience. The intimate luxury retreat features twenty individual villas, all of which display original Balinese artworks from art collector and former estate owner, Hendra Hadiprana.
13. Soori Bali
Soori Bali is a hidden refuge set on the edge of a glistening volcanic black sand beach and nestled between rice fields and Batu Karu Mountain. Peaceful yet rejuvenating, this Balinese getaway is a blissful paradise where you can both escape and engage with the local culture. After staying at Soori Bali, you’ll feel relaxed, re-energised, and ready for anything.
14. Anantara Seminyak Bali Resort
You can awake to the rustle of a sea breeze through coconut trees at the Anantara Seminyak Bali Resort. This perfect holiday destination is situated in a prime beachfront location and is just the spot to unwind and escape. Whether you’re toasting the famous Seminyak sunset on your private balcony, grabbing a bite to eat at the glorious rooftop restaurant or swimming in the infinity pool overlooking the Indian Ocean, Anantara will keep you both entertained and relaxed all holiday long.
15. COMO Uma Ubud
COMO Uma Ubud is a luxury central Bali hotel complete with 46 rooms, suites and villas. While there, you can indulge in some world-class cuisine from the hotel’s excellent restaurants, Kemiri and Uma Cucina. You can also take time out to focus on your personal health and wellness at the calming COMO Shambhala Retreat.