Discover the best boutique and luxury stays across the island of Gods in The Asia Collective’s exclusive guide to the Best Hotels in Bali.
Stay amongst cascading hills in the jungle, lush rice fields, stunning beaches and secluded bamboo houses with our curated selection of The Best Hotels in Bali, unearthing the most unique and stunning stays across Bali’s magical island, so you can live your best #islandlife!
THE BEST HOTELS IN BALI
Katamama is only steps away from the famous Potato Head Beach Club, your ultimate daytime party destination in Seminyak. The hotel has been artisanally designed with a modern take on traditional Indonesian architecture and design, with all 57 suites boasting locally crafted and sustainable materials. There are plenty of delectable dining options nearby with Ijen and Kaum right next door at the beach club, where you can also stop by for a few sundowners – the most iconic spot in Bali for a blazing sunset.
Famed mixologist Dre Masso runs Akademi – Centre of Mixology in the lobby, boasting the most magical cocktail concoctions from across the globe and teaching bartenders the world-class tricks of the trade and where you can also learn too! Spend your afternoons relaxing at Nila Spa where expert therapists will treat you to luxurious massages, body treatments and facials, using Indonesia’s traditional herbal remedies and techniques.
- Prices for Katamama Seminyak, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $350++ per night for an Island Suite for two adults. Click for best available prices.
The Colony Hotel is a beautiful colonial-style boutique right in the heart of Seminyak and only 300 meters from the beach. This property has only 20 rooms which boast modern-chic decor, with a stunning pool through the centre courtyard, an on-site bar and a fitness centre.
Seminyak is known for its fashionable boutiques, upscale restaurants and famous landmarks so there is plenty at your doorstep to choose from! There is an option for The Club Room which offers a more spacious area including a private terrace, exclusive access to The Club Lounge and complimentary sunset drinks. What more could you want?
- Prices for The Colony Hotel, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $250++ per night for a Grand Deluxe Room for two adults. Click for best available prices.
Indulge in a truly luxurious Balinese stay at Hotel Tugu Bali, right in the heart of Canggu’s hip and happening town centre, next to their famous surf beach. Their mission – to tell secret, romantic stories of Indonesia’s ancient legends, mirrored in the owner’s antiquities which are scattered throughout the resort. Their Dedari Suite offers a stunning plunge pool and cosy four-poster bed, the Rejang Suite has a majestic sunken bath and there are also two tribute suites, Adrian-Jean Le Mayeur and Walter Spies. Hotel Tugu sympathises with jetlagged guests so their amazing array of a la carte breakfasts can be taken anytime and anywhere.
Their beachfront restaurant Ji Terrace by the SEA is the first all-you-can-eat Sunday Brunch in Canggu, offering one of the most killer rooftop sunsets in Bali. Boasting a mouth-watering selection of contemporary Japanese dishes, indulge whilst taking in a sky-high 180-degree breathtaking sea-view. Made fresh, the buffet is unlike any other, offering a grand selection of sushi, meat and rice dishes, fresh salads and more! There’s a flavour here destined for every palette.
- Prices for Hotel Tugu Canggu, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $298++ per night for two adults in the Rejang or Dedari Suite. Click for best available prices.
Como Uma Canggu has established itself as a luxury beachfront location right in the middle of Canggu’s famous Eco Beach. The resort offers stylish modern-luxe accommodation with a total of 119 rooms and 3 executive suites, exceptional dining options and the flawless service COMO is known for across the globe. Guests can take care of themselves mind, body and soul at the resort’s wellbeing hub – COMO Shambhala Retreat, offering daily fitness and pilates classes, hands-on healing services and holistic therapies, including a yoga shala for the yogis.
One of the most popular picks at COMO is the Lagoon Pool Residences, offering access to your own private pool, a stunning master and large bathroom and with seamless views out across the pristine ocean. If this isn’t #vacationgoals, we don’t know what is!
- Prices for Como Uma Canggu, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $800++ per night for the Lagoon Pool Residences for two adults. Click for best available prices.
The Slow Canggu is comprised of 12 boutique rooms and a delectable restaurant, situated right in the happening heart of Canggu and only footsteps away from Batu Bolong (Old Man’s) Beach. The Slow is a multi-functional and totally customised space for local culture in the community, with designer nooks to hang out and enjoy coffee and all-day dining, a comfortable place to stay and also home to many up-to-the-minute events.
The Slow kitchen focuses their menu around seasonality and sustainability, offering up fresh and flavoursome dishes which are trending in Bali’s foodie scene. All rooms have a bohemian lofty feeling offering all the comforts of home, they are tropical yet chic, flaunting features of native wood, vertical screening and greenery.
- Prices for The Slow Canggu, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $200++ per night for two adults. Click for best available prices.
Address: Jl. Bisma No.68, Ubud (Location Map)
Revitalise your mind, body and soul in Bali’s magical jungle town of Ubud! Enjoy a stay at Bisma Eight amongst the lush treetops, admire their modern contemporary interiors complemented with a unique traditional twist – their in-room Japanese inspired soaking tub prepares the perfect space for an evening pamper session.
Flaunting 38 modern-contemporary suites accompanied by one restaurant, two bars, a cafe and an infinity pool, there’s nothing left to the imagination. Spoil yourself with a blissful in-room treatment from their full spa-menu Bisma Eight Remedies, indulge in a relaxing 60-minute Floral Aromatherapy massage or their Complete Remedy treatment, a massage followed by an exotic scrub. Take part in free yoga classes, a weekend bike tour through Ubud or a spiritual journey to their on-site shrine. Their Cocktail Masterclass will have you transformed into a crafty mixologist in no time, learning all the secret ingredients to the perfect whimsical cocktail!
- Prices for Bisma Eight Ubud, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $236++ per night for a Garden Suite for two adults. Click for best available prices.
Capella Ubud is nestled amongst Bali’s magical jungle, offering a truly unique experience where guests can enjoy the essence of Bali’s unspoiled natural surroundings. Enjoy private and lavish comfort in a unique luxury tented camp. The camp is comprised of twenty-two one-bedroom tents and one two-bedroom lodge, each with their own private salt-water pool.
Uniquely designed by Bill Bensley with inspiration drawn from the early European settlers of the 1800s, Capella pays tribute to a sense of adventure. The resort has a timeless charm, guests can indulge by visiting the Officers Tent, where they will be served morning coffee, afternoon tea and the daily evening cocktails. There’s also a selection of books and board games so you can take some time out to recharge and revitalize.
- Prices for Capella Ubud, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $900++ per night for a suite for two adults. Click for best available prices.
Kupu Kupu Barongand Tree Spa by L’OCCITANE offers luxury accommodation nestled amongst Ubud’s lush treetops in Mount Agung. Located in the picturesque village of Kedewatan, Kupu Kupu Barong Villas and Tree Spa presents world-class service and care with friendly butlers catering to your every need. For a romantic dining experience, lovebirds can dine outdoors for breakfast in their stunning bamboo birdcage amongst nature.
Experience a blissful escape at their Mango Tree Spa L’occitane, with each luxurious body treatment using the finest essential oils. Embracing authentic Balinese architecture and décor their 39 spacious villas boast stunning thatched rooves, teak and coconut shell panelling and redwood walls, some with their own private pool. Their outdoor La-View Restaurant offers an intimate open-air dining space amidst nature serving up delectable French-inspired cuisine.
- Prices for Kupu Kupu Barong Villas and Tree Spa, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $180++ per night for two adults. Click for best available prices.
A yoga-retreat boutique hotel located just 10 minutes south of Bali’s cultural hub, Soulshine offers a unique fusion of yoga, soul and music. One of the most allocated yoga retreats in Ubud, Soulshine has a loyal returning customer base who loves their “free-spirited” energy. Their 360-degree open-air yoga shala structure offers the ideal space to zen out and realign.
Offering breathtaking views across Bali’s stunning ricefields, their villas flaunt tropical-modern decor with all the comforts of home. Nourish your body from the inside-out with their own on-site garden, where you can enjoy meals made with fresh organic produce from their vegan-inspired menu.
- Prices for Soulshine Bali, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $115++ per night for two adults. Click for best available prices.
Situated atop the magical Bukit peninsula cliff with endless ocean backdrops and perfectly manicured verdant scenery, you’ll discover the Ungasan Clifftop Resort, a tropical sanctuary made up of seven uniquely designed premium villas, each with their own charming private pool, stunning clifftop panoramic views, and an incredible range of in-villa services for you to sit back and relax.
Indulge in authentic, locally inspired dishes at the world-class Selatan restaurant only a few meters from your doorstep, or embark on a two-minute funicular descent between two hillsides and the resorts main pool and lounge to discover white pristine beaches, crystal clear lagoons and bamboo-structured huts at the iconic Sundays Beach Club. Here you’ll enjoy the islands best selection of water-based activities, feast on gourmet food, relax to cool tunes – and that’s before we even mention the dreamy transformation from day to dusk, consisting of roasting marshmallows, live music, BBQs and beachfront bonfires by sunset – picture perfect! If it’s a luxury getaway you’re seeking, no doubt, the Ungasan Clifftop Resort has it all.
- Prices for The Ungasan Clifftop Resort, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $ 716++ per night for two adults. Click for best available prices.
Set in the Bukit Peninsula, Sal Secret spot is an eco-boutique hotel offering a private and intimate tropical paradise. Comprised of only 14 rooms, each room is unique to one another and situated in two locations. The Beach Sal resort rooms are right on Bingin Beach surf spot and the Main Sal resort rooms are only a few minutes walk away. With a range of accommodation, guests can select from beachfront rooms with a view and cosy suites nearby their sparkling saltwater swimming pool.
Flaunting a boho breezy vibe Main Sal is comprised of a stunning garden area, a gazebo main area and the pool with relaxing sun-beds and an on-site restaurant. Sal’s rooms are cosy and neat, adorned with traditional Indonesian decor which blends seamlessly with private balconies boasting open-air luxury. Only footsteps away is Bingin surf spot with a large lounge area where you can indulge in breakfast, snacks and refreshing cocktails.
- Prices for Sal Secret Spot, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $80++ per night for two adults. Click for best available prices.
A true Instagram sensation, Munduk Moding Plantation is home to Bali’s “pool above the clouds”, where the sky seamlessly merges into soft ripples, and only a faint shadow from Bali’s mountain range divides the two. The two famous infinity pools centre this stunning Eco-Luxury Resort which is also a coffee plantation, offering panoramic views of the rolling hills, Bali’s central mountains and the Java sea. In preserving their natural surroundings, only 8% of the plantation is used for the hotel, creating an intimate escape for those who visit. The resort is comprised of eleven garden suites, six one-bedroom villas and five private pool villas.
Designed by award-winning Bali architect, Popo Danes, the villas and suites at Munduk Moding Plantation marry key features of Balinese architecture with a modernist tradition, adapted to the environment of this hill station. Guests can enjoy features of parquet flooring, tropical hardwood and Sulawesi cream marble countertops, paired perfectly with cool cotton linen and king poster beds, creating a warm and cosy interior. In the villa, you’ll find basins for him and her, a hand-crafted terrazzo bathtub and a magnificent outdoor garden shower where you can truly immerse yourself into nature. Dine-in at their MiMPi Restaurant on-site which serves up a variety of Indonesian and Western fusion fare, offering up flavours for every palette! To help their guests discover the nature and culture of this beautiful part of the Island the resort offers an “MMP Experience” programme with tailor-made activities, which is included for overnight guests.
- Prices for Munduk Moding Plantation, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $293++ per night for two adults in a Garden Suite. Click for best available prices.
Run by a local Balinese family, Camaya Bali is a unique collection of bamboo Airbnb properties. Set amongst the green rice fields in a secluded location near the small town of Selat, this location offers the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of the main town, instead, guests can spend a few days chilling out and reconnecting with nature. Each structure is uniquely designed with open-air elements so that you can be comfortable inside but still feel close to nature.
They are renowned for stunning boho hammocks which are perched atop the bamboo houses overlooking the tranquil Balinese landscape, the perfect insta-worthy spot! Each unit offers a private and secluded space fronting the rice terraces. Embrace slow living with a morning coffee for sunrise in your own hammock, while watching the farmers tend to their daily duties. There are plenty of things to do on-site including a magical hike through the local rice fields and village or even Canang lessons (Balinese prayer ceremonies.) Camaya brings forward a unique experience to Bali, where you can truly enjoy a local stay different from any other in Bali.
- Prices for Camaya House, one of the best hotels in Bali, start at US $325++ per night for two adults in the Suboya Bamboo House. Click for best available prices.