Located on the southern coast, just about 30 minutes from the airport, Seminyak is home to fabulous beach clubs, lively shopping spots and dining streets. This is an area where a cosmopolitan lifestyle goes together with laid-back beach vibes and a luxury villa holiday – the chicest, trendiest and most happening tourist town on the island.
If Canggu tends to attract youngsters grabbing any available cheap drinks while enjoying mainstream dance music, Seminyak typically pulls in a more refined group of clubbers, including expatriates. The area can be distinguished by its own class and standards that are far higher than most areas in Bali. Drinks are served in high quality from the skilful hands of professional bartenders. Clubs and lounges are playing everything from techno, house, jazz, salsa, reggae, cheesy pop songs, old-school rock and many more. You can find people getting wild on the dance floor to the elegant and high-end community chilling the nights out.
There are so many reasons why couples end up staying or just hanging out in Seminyak. However, before we start, it is wise to make sure your visa is still valid. In case you need to extend your visa or covert your current one into another, we highly recommend you to do it with My Visa Indonesia. This Bali-based company provides you with a very easy way to travel, live, invest, and even work in Indonesia. They have a great relationship with Immigration and another department relevant, placing them as the most trusted Visa agency in Bali. They have solid communication among their team which obliges them to be disciplined and punctual in meeting the needs of clients. They make sure that the services provided are second to none, something that you won’t be able to find at other companies. For more info, visit myvisaindonesia.com
Bali is the place to boost your Instagram feed a little. At the most beautiful locations, you can take the most superb pictures and boomerangs for your stories and posts. In many spots in Seminyak, you don’t even need a filter over the photo. The pathway entrance at W Bali – Seminyak is one of the spots worth taking shots.
Shop ‘till You Drop
The bountiful shopping opportunities and boutiques that dot the neighbourhoods of Seminyak are some of the key magnets that keep pulling back couples visiting Seminyak. Much more than a bohemian beach style, the Bali fashion scene ranges from world-class handmade jewellery, high-quality swimwear, leather goods to chic resort wear. The uniqueness of this creative fashion microcosm is what propelled Bali, and some of them are centralized in Seminyak.
Hovering Around on a Scooter
There is just nothing better than driving around; discovering less-crowded beaches, exploring hidden alleyways, cool cafes and temples on a motorbike with your lover on the back. From Seminyak, you can easily drive to Canggu and Kuta – Legian. Totally independent, free as birds, there is no better feeling! Simply get lost to discover hidden gems!
In Bali, everywhere you go, you see temples. Many temples are small, and as a traveller, you will hardly pay any attention to them. But there is the range of thousands of temples spread across the island, also a lot of temples that are worth a visit. Many of these temples are iconic to Bali’s architecture.
Get Pampered and Own Your ‘Me Time’
Travelling, even for the purpose of tourism, is by no means a relaxing journey. After a long walk along Seminyak or driving on your scooter, you need to restore your lost energy levels. AWAY® Spa at W Bali – Seminyak is one of the best recommendations that Seminyak offers.
With an extravagant spread of indoor treatment areas, an extraordinary vibe welcomes you to explore sensory delights; experience vivid colours, playful scents, imaginative sounds, energizing light and detoxifying potions. A gorgeous array of spaces, each area highlights local architectural details and design.
After the treatment, in total privacy, you can enjoy having a nice bath and a dip in a pool. The hot stone bath is intense. You can feel each of your muscles melting in pure relaxation mode. You can also continue by immersing yourself in the cold waters of the vitality pool, where a wave of blissfulness wash over your body. The best thing about AWAY® Spa is that they operate 24 hours a day!
EVERYONE LOVES BRUNCH!!! Full Stop!
It all comes down to a simple equation: good food + good friends + good environment = happiness.
There seems no better time than Sundays to let the day goes easy and relax. No need to feel guilty for being lazy a bit, so waking up late. Yet it’s a shame to let Sunday pass without doing a thing, especially knowing that it is a good time to treat yourself and thank yourself for your efforts and hard work during the past week.
In Seminyak, Starfish Bloo at W Bali – Seminyak is keeping the Sunday Brunch ritual by serving the taste of Asian flavours with Western essences to awaken your taste buds. Starting with Asian salad, charcuterie board, sushi – sashimi – nigiri station, then moving to options of International or Balinese carving featuring Roasted Marinated Australian Prime Beef or Balinese Pork Sam Sam, to the Grilled Land & Sea corner, and not to be missed, to end it with delightful sweet treats. Your Sundays will be delightful!
Beach Time or Sunset Romance?
Bali’s breath-taking sunsets are world-famous for a reason! When sunset strikes, romance is in the air! Head over to Double Six Beach in the late afternoon. Colourful bean bags and umbrellas, loud music – iconic characteristic of Double Six Beach area is an uplifting one, making this one stands out from the other. As the sun is set, the music plays. Each venue has a different kind of music to suit your mood, from pulsing beat DJ performance to the romantic tunes of acoustic guitar performance. Grab one or two beers and see where your heart leads to for the rest of the evening.
Dinner from Your Favourite Cuisine
Dining in Bali is a taste experience itself. It would be cruel to withhold your taste buds from this. Hip and healthy restaurants are mushrooming in Seminyak. All kinds of food you can imagine are available. From bowls at the beach to typical Balinese dishes in a warung, or Italian pasta in a western-oriented restaurant. Treat yourself with the meal you feel like at the time.
Some Sips before you End the Day
If you are keen to grab a few bottles of beer or some sips of cocktails before you call it a day, Woobar Bali at W Bali – Seminyak is one of Seminyak’s hypest places to be seen. By day, Woobar is a super-chic, cool, relaxed beach club with delicious nibbles, an intoxicatingly extensive choice of imported beers, wines and unique cocktails. When the sun sets, Woobar welcomes you to play and sip on high-voltage cocktails specially prepared by head Mixologist, Wee and his liquid team. Let Bali’s hottest DJ’s whisk you away in the music!
The Woobar deck entices with sensual design both indoors and outdoors. Inside, the oval reef bar is awash in amber lighting and surrounded by coral-shaped cocktail tables. The bar leads out onto an extensive deck overlooking the sea topped by oversized fan with a custom mirror-polish finish. Within Woobar is the intimate Whiskey Lounge, which features a striking LED-lit bottle display that lights up the sizzling Seminyak night vibe.
Sleep in a Private Pool Villa
Being in Seminyak is not only about chilling out or partying. When you are taking a trip with your lover, most of the time you don’t want to be seen by people; creating intimacy between you two or enjoying a floating breakfast in the swimming pool of your private villa. You will want to have a private living space where the two of you can lounge and relax, watching movies or enjoying the services of a private chef and butlers. You want a comfy bed to sleep on and the possibility to jump into the pool from the bedroom.
In Seminyak, W Bali – Seminyak offers privacy and comfort in its Marvelous One-bedroom pool villa. Surrounded by the beautifully landscaped verdant oasis, you can enjoy the ultimate privacy on their sundeck, where comfy sun lounges make it the perfect spot to grab a book and have a tan, overlooking the private plunge pool that is always inviting for a cool dip or to have a floating breakfast. A romantic couple can also enjoy their candlelight dinner aglow with dozens of candles and flowers next to their own pool.