If you are planning your honeymoon in Bali and looking for the Best Resorts and Hotels in Bali for Honeymoon, this blog post is for you. Among more than 17.000 islands in the Indonesian archipelago, Bali is probably the most famous one. It is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the world and also a very popular honeymoon destination. Without a doubt, Bali is one of the best places on earth for couples to spend a romantic honeymoon and make unforgettable new memories.
Bali has thousands of natural wonders scattered across the island. From lush green rice terraces to golden sandy beaches and from hidden waterfalls to tranquil lakes; Bali has plenty of sights to see that will make you feel like you are in paradise.
Thanks to the increasing popularity of Bali, plenty of luxurious resorts and hotels have been built on the island over the years. These high-end resorts are all built to offer an unforgettable experience to their guests and indulge them with luxurious amenities and services. While, some resorts were built nearby the coast with an easy access to beach, some of them were built in the middle of valleys with incredible views of lush green jungles. Accommodation options in Bali are so diverse that it might take a few days to choose the right one for you.
In this blog post, we listed some of the best luxury resorts in Bali which might be perfect places to spend your honeymoon. All of the resorts in this list have very high scores on various booking websites. Please note that this blog post is not a paid promotion. After an extensive research on the best honeymoon resorts in Bali, we picked these 10 resorts to share with you and we listed the name of these resorts in alphabetical order.
Amandari Bali is located just 15 minute drive away from Ubud. It is one of the oldest properties of Aman Resorts and yet it still maintains its charm thanks to its timeless architecture inspired by traditional villages and designed by the Austrailan architect Peter Muller. The resort is surrounded by breathtaking views of lush green jungle and rice paddies, which provide a secluded and tranquil atmosphere to the guests.
Amandari has both Suite and Villas that you can choose. All the rooms in Amandari have a sleek and elegant design, with lots of natural materials. Different accommodation types have different amenities such as private pool, private infinity pool, valley view, rice paddy view, outdoor dining area and outdoor bathtub. Amandari is a great choice for couples who are looking for a relaxing honeymoon, in a sanctuary like setting. Thanks to the central location of the Amandari Resort; you can explore hidden wonders, natural beauties and the rich culture of Bali.
Amankila is the second luxury resort operated by Aman Resorts after Amandari Resort in Ubud. Unlike Amandari, Amankila is located near the coastline in Karangasem Regency in eastern Bali. The resort is situated on a lush hillside near the coastline and beneath the Mount Agung, the highest mountain on the island which is an active volcano. From a distance, the entire resort seems like it was built on the edge of the cliff, with amazing views of the sea from all suites.
Amankila’s 34 free standing suites are all elevated on stilts, in order to maximize the breathtaking sea views. Some of the suites have their own private pools or garden areas to offer a maximum privacy.
At the heart of the resort, there is a three-tier infinity pool overlooking the Lombok Strait and the private beach. Amankila has a 500 meter long private black-sand beach accessible via a stone pathway. Unlike many resorts in Bali, Amankila’s beach is completely private.
Belmond Jimbaran Puri, Bali
Belmond Jimbaran Puri is located along the beach of the Jimbaran Bay, just 10-minute drive from Ngurah Rai International Airport. The resort have variery accomodaiton options including 38 cottage suites, 4 pool villas and 22 deluxe pool villas.
In terms of dining options, Belmond Jimbaran Puri has 2 restaurants and 1 bar. Tunjung Restaurant overlooking a lily pond serves buffet breakfast and Indonesian dinner with an intimate setting. Neleyan Restaurant and Puri Bar on the other hand are located alongside the beach, offering a romantic dinner experience on sand with fantastic seafood and delicious dishes from the French and Italian Cuisines. You can enjoy great food while watching the performances of traditional Balinese Dancers and musicians.
Belmond Jimbaran Puri has a beach spa, an infinity pool with a dedicated area for children and a library to complement the pampering service they offer.
Bulgari Resort Bali
Designed and operated by the world famous Italian luxury brand Bulgari in partnership with Marriot International, Bulgari Resort Bali is one most luxurious and distinguished resorts ever built in Bali. The resort is located on the edge of a 150 meter high cliff on the coastline of Bali’s southern tip, with an incredible view of the Indian Ocean.
The resort is designed by the architects Antonio Citterio, Patricia Viel and Partners. Natural materials such a volcanic stones, exotic woods and fabrics have been used throughout the complex in order to create the natural, warm and elegant look. There are 59 villas in the resort with different sizes, each having their own private plunge pools, patios and gardens. Also, there are 5 mansions with three to five bedrooms, larger pools and private kitchens.
Bulgari Resort Bali has a 1,5 km long private beach with white sand. This beach is inaccessible to the general public from both land and sea because it is protected by a coral reef. The only access to the beach is from the Resort’s funicular that carries guests up and down.
Capella Ubud, Bali
Capella Ubud, is one of the new resorts in Bali which promises to combine pristine nature of the island with luxury comforts in a harmonious way. Capella Ubud has been designed by the famous architect Bill Bensley who inspired by the early European settlers from the 1800s while creating this project. From a distance, the entire resort complex looks like a Dutch-style tented camp nestled inside the lush green forest. The resort has won the title of the number 1 top hotel in Bali given by the Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards.
Capella Ubud, Bali offers 22 extravagant, individually styled one-bedroom tents and one two-bedroom lodge. All retreats within the camp have their own large outdoor decks and private salt water pools. The experience that Capella Ubud is offering is unlike anything. It’s an ideal destination for a romantic and relaxing honeymoon. There are two open air restaurants in the resort named Mads Lange and ApiJiwa; which are offering both traditional and western flavors. You can also enjoy camp snacks and nostalgic movies at the Camp Fire.
Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay
Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay is a seafront luxury resort, located on Bali’s southwest coast in a pristine corner of Jimbaran Bay’s sandy beach. Inspired by traditional Balinese village architecture, the Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay offers a truly exotic experience on one of the best locations on the island with a 3-mile (4.8 km) beach.
Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay consists of 147 Villas and 9 Residence Villas. All of these villas are housed within a private stone-walled courtyard featuring separate thatched-roof pavilions. Local materials such as volcanic stones, wooden panels and ikat fabric are used in the design and construction of the villas, giving a natural yet elegant look to all retreats. Most of the villas in the resort include oversized indoor and outdoor living areas, private gardens, a private pool and a sun terrace. For large groups and families, Residence Villas located on a dedicated land offer maximum privacy, tranquility and comfort with their private tropical gardens and large private pools. All of the Residence Villas have a fully equipped kitchen with best appliances and a 24 hour private butler service.
Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay offers customized experiences to all guests with its three outdoor pools, dedicated kids club, oceanfront spa, beach club and the surf school. Artist workshops, yoga classes, traditional dance performance and cultural tours are also orginzed by the resort to give the real taste of Balinese lifestyle.
Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve
Built in the middle of a lush green valley along the Ayung River, Mandapa is one of the most premium resorts in Ubud, the cultural heart of Bali. Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve derived its name from the Sanskrit word for temple. The 5 star resorts honors its name by offering a sanctuary like atmosphere both in terms of its architecture and experiences provided.
Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve consists of 25 villas and 35 suites with different sizes and amenites. All of the 25 villas have their own private pools and large outdoor living areas. Interior and exterior designs of the villas are inspired by the traditional Balinese décor and lots of natural materials used in all retreats to give the natural and sleek look. Suites in the Mandapa on the other hand are also offering a luxurious stay, with spacious living and bathroom areas designed elegantly, featuring the soothing views of the rainforest and rice paddies.
Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve provides a truly excellent service to its guests. All the villas and suites are appointed with personal 24 hour butler service called “Patih”. Mandapa Spa &Wellness inside the resort offers various wellness programs. Yoga classes are also held in different pavilions either with a river view or rice paddy view. In terms of dining, Mandapa has four dedicated dining areas where you can enjoy delicious dishes from the Indonesian, Mediterranean and European cuisines. For private and romantic dinner dates, there is an option called the dining beyond experience where you can choose exclusive locations within the resort.
Six Senses Uluwatu, Bali
Six Senses Uluwatu is located on the southernmost tip of Bali, on a cliff offering the panoramic views of the Indian Ocean. All accommodation units at the resort are built on the limestone cliff in a cascading order in order to offer the breathtaking ocean from every room. There are 75 cliff pool villas and 28 sky suites and penthouses in the Six Senses Uluwatu, with different number of bedrooms and amenities. Sizes of the accommodations are ranging from 108 sq meters to 3656 sq meters. All the units have a minimalistic and elegant design thanks to the natural materials used on the interior and exterior surfaces. Six Senses Uluwatu is Bali’s only green resort certified by the World Green Council.
There are 3 restaurants and 2 bars at the resort where you can taste best flavours from Indonesian, Japanese, Latian American and European Cuisines. The Cooking Studio is also at the service of guests who are interested in taking cooking classes with the local producers and chefs from all over the world.
The Six Senses Spa offers different integrated wellness programs such as; Cleanse & Detox, Trim & Fit,Sleep & Resilience, Full Potential, Discover Yoga, Yogic Detox and Yogic Sleep. The Six Senses Spa also features 10 treatments rooms, nail bar, retail andrelaxation areas, communal wet facilities with a jet pool and experience shower. Multiple infinity pools with different sizes offering a 180 degree ocean view are located at the center of the resort, on the edge of the cliff.
The St. Regis Bali Resort
The St.Regis Bali Resort is located in one of the most exclusive locations in Bali, overlooking the Nusa Dua Beach. The pristine beach of Nusa Dua is often considered as the most beautiful beach in the island and is home to high end resorts. There are 123 suites and villas at the The St. Regis Bali Resort all of which are beautifully designed with the Balinese decors and color palettes. Depending on your choice of accomodaiton, you may have your own plunge pool, private pool, ocean view or balcony.
When it comes to dining options, The St.Regis Bali Resort has 4 restaurants, 2 bars and 24/7 butler service offering delicious food for every taste. Uninterrupted views of Nusa Dua’s most spectacular beach offer a dramatic backdrop for the restaurants at The St. Regis Bali Resort. Whether you are starting your Sunday with a sumptuous brunch on the terrace at Boneka or pairing authentic Asian delicacies with captivating ocean views at Kayuputi, you will find the ambiance as fresh and invigorating as the cuisine.
The St. Regis Bali Resort offers its guests multiple options for pool fun with one huge swimmable saltwater lagoon, the strand pool and kid’s pool. At the resorts exclusive Iridium Spa, customized treatments and therapies are offered by the professional spa therapists.
Viceroy Bali is family owned and operated 5-star resort located in Ubud, overlooking Bali’s famous Petanu Valley which is also known as the Valley of the Kings. The resort positioned itseld as a secluded haven for honeymoon couples; offering unique and romantic experiences in a truly spectacular setting.
The resort comprises 25 private villas, situated on a lush hillside. Each villa has its own private pool in different sizes. There is also one large infinity pool with incredible valley view and accessible for all guests. You can relax and enjoy the calming view of the valley while drinking your cocktail from the swim-up bar of the infinity pool.
In terms of dining options, Viceroy Bali has two dedicated restaurants. Housed in an elegant, spacious standalone building overlooking the verdant jungle landscape, the 1920s-inspired Apéritif Restaurant offers sophisticated degustation menu that is representative of the culinary team —led by Executive Chef Nic Vanderbeeken— and their respect for ingredients. The second restaurant at the resort, CasCades, is a sensational restaurant located 5 minutes drive from the center of Ubud, perfectly placed atop the luscious Valley of the Kings. It provides an Indonesian or Western dining experience with striking tropical valley view alongside meticulously crafted food and wine menus.
To make the guests stay at the resort unforgettable, Viceroy Bali offers different packages such us romance, gastronomy, wellness and culture and adventure. Last but not least, thanks to the on-site helipad at the resort, Viceroy Bali offers helicopter tours and helicopter transport to and from the airport.
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Please note that this blog post is not a paid promotion. After an extensive research on Best Resorts and Hotels in Bali for Honeymoon, we picked these resorts to share with you and give you some inspiration.