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The Best Resorts in Bali [2022 with photos]

The Best Resorts in Bali [2022 with photos]

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With its low cost of living, Bali is the perfect place to splash out and treat yourself to some serious luxury. You'll be amazed at what you can get for your money here! Picture boho-chique villas, infinity pools and deluxe spas galore in some of the best resorts in Bali!

Whether you’re just exploring or interested in taking some tours in Bali, you’re completely spoilt for choice when it comes to accommodation! There is a growing number of beautiful eco-friendly resorts that are simply stunning, you’ll want to try them all! Here are our top picks for resorts in Seminyak, Ubud, Canggu, Uluwatu and Nusa Dua. This blog lists all of the best resorts Bali has to offer! 


Seminyak 

Alila Seminyak

alila seminyak

Alilia hotels are simply beautiful. With gorgeous hotels in Ubud and Manggis, it’s no surprise that the Alila in Seminyak is just as good. Alila Seminyak is definitely one of the best luxury resorts in Seminyak, located right on the beach. 

It’s extremely relaxing, the rooms are luxurious yet simple, and you could spend all day in their beautiful infinity pools! Alila Seminyak is also home to one of the top-rated restaurants in Seminyak, Seasalt. And on top of all that, Alila was designed and built to minimize the environmental impact so you can enjoy your stay guilt-free. 


Hotel Indigo Bali Seminyak Beach

hotel indigo seminyak This beautiful hotel manages to feel both grand and like your own secret little escape all at the same time. Hotel Indigo is stunning, the staff are friendly, the rooms are HUGE (starting at 50SQM), and the secret garden pool is a paradise in itself.


Katamama Suites At Desa Potato Head

katamama suites

Katamama Suites are located on the same grounds as one of Bali’s best beach clubs, Potato Head Beach Club. Katamama has a beautiful design and an eco-friendly approach. The location is one of the most convenient in Seminyak, as it’s very central and close to everything you need and want. 

Head next door for a drink and a dance then relax in your nearby comfy bed when you're all danced out! 


Ubud 

Bambu Indah

bambu indah

Bambu Indah celebrates sustainability and nature, making it the perfect eco-friendly destination for travelers concerned about their carbon footprint. Meaning “beautiful bamboo” in Indonesian, Bambu Indah is an upscale bamboo wonderland. 

Located in the center of Ubud, this rustic retreat has taken great care to conserve and blend in with its natural surroundings. Nearly every room has breathtaking views over the Sayan Ridge and the rice fields all around. A true natural beauty, and one of the best resorts in Ubud!


Sandat Glamping Tents

sandat glamping tents

Sandat Glamping embraces nature through camping, but in a much more comfortable and luxurious setting. You won’t have to hammer in any tent pegs here! Home to five dazzling safari-style tented suites (with their own private pools) and three eco-luxe cabins, this dreamy boutique resort also has an infinity-edged main pool for you to swim above the terraced rice fields. 


COMO Shambhala Estate

como shambhala estate

COMO Shambhala Estate is a fantastic combination of a luxury resort and an ultra-luxe holistic health sanctuary. Situated on top of the steep gorge over the sacred Ayung River,  you're guaranteed stunning views. 

A typical day at the COMO Shambhala Estate includes a range of complimentary wellness programs, such as yoga, Pilates, meditation, Qigong and aqua therapy in the hydrotherapy pool. Or if you're not feeling that, simply zone out in the resort’s very own natural springs. 


Canggu 

The Slow

the slow canggu

Along with its top restaurant, The Slow is also one of the top boutique resorts in Canggu. The decor is trendy, with minimalist touches throughout. Some suites have private plunge pools and floor-to-ceiling windows with scenic views of the hotel’s gardens and pool areas. All rooms have rain showers too – a popular addition to many Bali hotels! 

Plus the location is perfect, just 500 meters from Batu Bolong Beach and 10 minutes from Echo Beach, with plenty of boutiques and places to eat close by.


Ngeluwungan Boutique Villa

ngeluwungan boutique villa

Ngeluwungan Boutique hotel and villa complex offers something a little different to many on this list, as it’s surrounded by picturesque rice fields. Its outdoor saltwater pool, sunbeds and BBQ area make it a great choice for those wanting some peace and tranquility. 

Want to explore the area in areas around this boutique resort in Bali? Hop on one of the hotel’s free bicycles for the day! With koi fish ponds and an onsite spa, this hotel is one of the best options if you're looking for the ultimate relaxation experience.


Theanna Eco Villa and Spa

theanna eco villa and spa

If you’re looking for a luxurious villa retreat, check into Theanna Eco Villa and Spa. It feels intimate, with just 22 villas in the resort. You can choose from 3 different interiors: Simple Scandinavian, Japanese Zen or Balinese Beachy, and each one comes with its own private pool. 

It’s the perfect spot to laze in the sunshine while sipping on a cocktail. The hotel also has a private butler service as well as 24-hour dining to serve you day and night. 


Uluwatu 

Sun & Surf Stay

sun & surf stay uluwatu

Sun & Surf Stay is probably exactly what you imagine when you think about being in Bali. It delivers exactly what its name promises: plenty of sun-soaked days on the beach, direct access to two of Bali’s best waves, and a picturesque stay in all-white-everything interiors. 

And to top it all off, every room overlooks the ocean, with cute balconies that make for some amazing Instagram shots, complete with boho hammocks for serious bay-watching. The Sun & Surf Stay really is one of the best resorts in Uluwatu.


Gravity Hotel

gravity hotel uluwatu

Kick back at this beautiful boho eco resort and enjoy stunning sea views across to Bingin and beyond. Surrounded by lush tropical gardens, each of Gravity Hotel’s nine rooms are unique, with chic styling and plenty of comfy places to relax with a good novel. An onsite restaurant serving Indonesian dishes and Western favorites means that you probably won’t even have to move.


The Inn Possible Bingin Cliffhouse

the inn possible bingin

Simple, sandy living right on the beach, The Inn Possible is another little gem on the cliffs of Bingin. A bright and breezy guesthouse with five-star views over the famed surf breaks of Impossibles and Bingin. Eight en-suite guest rooms share a coastal vibe, and offer direct access to the coral sands and turquoise waters right out front. 

There’s a restaurant onsite and even a Penthouse suite if you want to up the budget and the breathtaking views in one of the top resorts in Bali.


Nusa Dua 

The Laguna

the laguna nusa dua

The Laguna, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, is a four-and-a-half-pearl resort on the beach in central Nusa Dua. The resort features a sprawling tropical lagoon pool, a big saltwater pool near the beach, two smaller sand-bottomed pools, a beach with water sports, a full-service spa, and several great restaurants and bars. 

The 287 classic rooms, suites, and villas are spacious and come with private butler service, plush beds, free Wi-Fi, and flat-screen TVs.


Tanadewa Luxury Villas & Spa

tanadewa luxury villas and spa

Tanadewa Luxury Villas & Spa is an intimate luxury boutique for those looking for privacy and quiet. It offers 16 one- and two-bedroom villas with contemporary Balinese design, private plunge pools, open living and dining areas, and luxurious bathrooms with soaking tubs. The spa offers excellent treatments and an outdoor pavilion for couples. 


And when you're ready to leave your hotel and explore your beautiful surroundings, hit us up for the best tours in Bali!

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Jess Leak

Jess Leak

Jess is the Head Content Writer at ForeverVacation and enjoys constant travel, catching gnarly waves and chilling on the beaches of Bali. Say hi to Jess on Instagram.

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