New Years Eve is one of the most anticipated nights of the year so what better way to spend it than in the island paradise that is Bali. The Asia Collective’s ultimate NYE guide reveals the hottest parties, events, and venues you cannot miss on your last night in 2017!
You’ll be spoilt for choice with raging beach club parties, fine dining restaurant gone wild and even Bali party institutions stepping up their game! Join us on the island for unforgettable celebrations that will be carried on well into the early hours of 2018.
KU DE TA is Bali’s original sunset destination offering premium panoramic views of the glistening Indian Ocean. This New Year’s Eve, KU DE TA welcomes you to the Glitter Club! Mirrorball’s will set the scene for a night of dancing under the stars to international artists including Eric Entrena (ES), Glynn Tandy (UK) and Loco Heroes (NL). Get ready to see in the New Year with a stunning display of fireworks and all that glitters at KU DE TA.
This NYE Potato Head Beach Club is returning to its island roots with their NYE 2017 party, TRIBE, headlined by a special guest DJ who will not be revealed until the night. As one half of a Grammy-nominated electronic duo from the UK, the guest selector is no stranger to the Beach Club, returning now for a third set on the Island of the Gods. If you’re staying in Seminyak area, this is surely a party to be on your consideration list for the perfect last night of 2017!
Address: Alila, Jalan Taman Ganesha No.9 Petitenget, Seminyak
On the pristine stretch of Bali’s Southwest Coast Alila awaits, a cool tropical luxe destination to eat, stay and play. Get ready for a surprisingly different New Year’s Eve celebration at Alila as they take you back in time to New York’s 1935 legendary Jazz club scene. Indulge in a spectacular 5-course dinner while a 30’s inspired jazz band brings the last night of 2017 to life with jazz club rhythms! Soak in all of this and more under the balmy night sky this New Year’s Eve at Alila. Time to dress up!
Visit this Taqueria & Tequileria in Seminyak for the best Mexican on the island! A quirky candle altar awaits you when entering the 1960s Acapulco retro-styling heaven before venturing on into its photogenic two-storey interior wonderland. Besides serving a mouthwatering selection of your usual Mexican suspects such as quesadillas, tacos and ceviche, you will also find one of the best parties in Bali at Motel Mexicola – including dancing on tables and free tequila poured into your mouth! Sounds like the perfect NYE celebration to us!
Da Maria is the latest brainchild of Maurice Terzini who has created some of Australia’s most iconic dining venues including the famed Bondi Icebergs. The hyped Italian Osteria attracts a hip crowd and has quickly evolved into the latest place to see and be seen. Escape to Italy this New Year’s Eve with an authentic Italian food and wine experience in the heart of Seminyak. Join the crowds at their busy bar and enjoy La Dolce Vita with Da Maria’s Campari-based blends for a buzzing NYE night out.
As soon as you step into this large warehouse space with its private terrace overlooking the rice paddies, you will be inspired by the mosaic tiled floors, high ceilings, vintage leather banquettes and loft-style setting. Barbacoa’s kitchen is dedicated to BBQ, wood fire & charcoal. These combined fire methods have been influenced by Latin-American style flavours to create rustic dishes which attract a food-savvy crowd. The trendy setting features a centre bar creating the perfect atmosphere for a group dinner and pre-party NYE celebration.
Address: Seasalt, Jalan Taman Ganesha No.9 Petitenget, Seminyak
Alila’s Seasalt Seafood Restaurant & Bar has you covered for the perfect start to your New Year’s Eve celebrations. Start the evening with a tantalising 4-course seafood inspired menu as you relax in a beachfront family style setting at Seasalt Restaurant & Bar. Guests dining at Seasalt will have exclusive no charge access to the NYE countdown and fireworks at Alila Seminyak’s Beach Bar. Enjoy the feel of the breeze, the sound of the waves, and a fresh taste of the sea- the perfect end to 2017.
Finn’s Beach Club will play host to some of the hottest DJ’s in the music industry; Flight Facilities, Claptone, Hayden James plus more to be announced! Enjoy a tastefully selected artist lineup, 180 meters of beach front views, and high end luxury packages as you dance the night away at one of the hottest parties of 2017/18′ in Canggu.
Whether you’re a seasoned Bali traveller, a first time visitor, or a local Canggu resident, you can’t go past Old Mans. Located on the beachfront of Batu Bolong Beach Canggu, Old Mans is a well known spot to watch the waves roll in and the sun go down over a bintang or a coconut. This NYE the team at Old Mans will be hosting a Miami Vice themed party supported by music from Sashi & Her Problem Solvers. Break out the pastels, roll up your sleeves and get your dancing shoes on, this is one party not to be missed!
Address: El Kabron Spanish Restaurant & Cliff Club, Jalan Pantai Cemongkak, Uluwatu
El Kabron’s unique clifftop ocean view Restaurant & Bar exudes exclusivity and ultimate luxurious vibes. This New Year’s Eve the team at El Kabron have designed a exquisite New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner with authentic Spanish cuisine & beverage. Think fresh paella, delicious tapas, cocktails, and sumptuous desserts. Enjoy the perfect ambience and atmosphere of El Kabron’s restaurant and cliff club while enjoying the island’s breath-taking view of the ocean and sunset on your last day of 2017.
Address: Jalan Pantai Selatan Gau, Banjar Wijaya Kusuma, Ungasan
The luxurious Sundays Beach Club is set on the shore of one of Bali’s most beautiful white sandy beaches at the foot of lavish luxury villa resort, The Ungasan. This New Year’s Eve, Sundays Beach Club are throwing yet another epic NYE countdown party to welcome 2018! Expect delicious bites, champagne toasting, dancing under the stars, bonfires, live music, and an incredible display of fireworks.