If you haven’t heard about Bali’s insanely beautiful sunsets you probably haven’t heard about Bali. And where else to spend the most relaxing time of the day than at one of the island’s most memorable sunset view points with good tunes and great company. Read on to find out the best sunset bars in Bali you can’t miss!
Come during the day to watch Uluwatu’s famed waves roll in while indulging in a Nalu Bowl and get lost in some serious people watching until dusk. The hottest sunset session on the island takes place every Sunday on the deck where Bali’s hip crowd ventures South to party under the stars until the morning hours.
When entering this gypsy wonderland fronting Berawa Beach it’s hard to not get lost exploring their lovingly decorated caravans, hidden treasure corners with comfy cushions, and enchanted gardens before actually making it to the beach front seats. But once you do, lean back and enjoy nature putting on the show with a cocktail in your hand.
The Lawn, Canggu
“Sunsets on The Lawn” has turned into a common saying. Beanbags and outdoor carpets on – well, the lawn – make it the perfect go-to place for a boho picnic, or simply lounging gracefully with a coconut in your hand while mingling with the friendly street dogs or watching Bali’s yogis showing off. Must-Do: Instagram a picture of the swing while sunset paints the sky pink.
W Retreat & Spa’s hippest bar on the island is offering one of the most stylish happy hours in Seminyak (that actually lasts until sunset 4-6pm, woo!) along to the sounds of globally known DJs playing fine tunes. Score one of the first-row bar stools or lean back on their daybeds sipping on a Woojito and watch the sun set over the ocean.
Obviously you have added this must-go to your Bali bucket list! The beach club which also includes one of Bali’s most famed restaurants is known for its prime sunset spot! Sip on one of their signature cocktails while whipping your feet to the latest tunes and people-watch on Seminyak’s sunset boulevard – the beach.
The second cannot-miss stop while out and about in Seminyak! Show off your latest kini and party into sunset with Bali’s hippest crowd. Included: an infinity pool bar overlooking the beach – what else is needed for the start to a promising night?
Located 14 metres above ocean level on cliffs formed by mother nature, lies one of Bali’s most iconic bars and sunset view spots. The spectacular cable car ride down the cliffs is only the beginning of the experience: carefully arranged signature cocktails and nu-disco inspired tunes will set you in the right mood! It’s time to dress up: singlets, board shorts and alcohol-branded T-shirts are against the dress code.
Only a 30-min speed boat ride away from Bali, lies the tropical paradise island Nusa Lembongan. Located along the boardwalk waterfront – prime views of the photogenic local fisher boats anchoring in the glistening blue ocean guaranteed! – The Deck Café & Bar is the place to enjoy a gelato ice cream and end the day with a tasty cocktail. Join them on a Sunday for sunset session with chilled house beats to International DJs and if you look closely you might get lucky on a clear day and spot the volcano Mount Agung!
*TIP: They are offering a free pick-up service after 5pm to make sure you will never miss a sunset!
Step up your tanning game at Karma Beach – one of Bali’s most iconic beach clubs – and end the day with a stunning view over the famed infinity pool and dramatic clifftops paired with a seasonal fine-dining cuisine focusing on super-fresh ingredients. Treat yourself to their Friday Steak & Wine night and indulge in this amazing experience for your taste buds while the sun is setting behind the Bukit’s rough coast line.
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