When it comes to expressing love, the sky is the limit!
After the wedding, here comes the fun part; the Honeymoon! You need a proper honeymoon with your beloved by your side. However, without a clear plan, you may be spoilt for choice thus ending up with a confused honeymoon. With a well-engineered honeymoon guide, you have the guarantee that your entire time during your honeymoon is going to be memorable.
If you prefer to spend the whole day in a peaceful and quiet surroundings, Bali is very popular among honeymooning couples. You can take your time walking along the pristine beach with the soft velvety sand under your feet and feel the freshness of the air. Some of the areas offer tranquillity and relaxation to the core in total privacy, maximising your cosiness during your sunbathing time at the beach. You can spend hours swimming with your loved one in the sparkling water or lazing around on the sand with hardly anyone else around. Take a shade beneath the huge tropical trees and enjoy sips of a tropical drink.
If you need more activities to find out the adventurous side of your partner, there are loads of opportunities for snorkelling, diving or trekking that can be found on these islands. In case you are a partygoer, you can take your partner to the dance floor on the sand in a full moonlight party until the wee hours of the morning. For culture fans wanting to find out what life looks like on tropical islands, a village tour is arrangeable. But the best part of all, which most honeymooners are keen to do is to create some unforgettable memories by finding an exclusive spot at the beach to cuddle up and enjoy the sunset or sunrise with your beloved in your arms.
The fact that this island has so many bucket-list-worthy places to choose from, narrowing a list down is no easy task—but that’s exactly what we did here. From a luxury lodge to a bungalow on your private island, from far-flung exotic locales to beautiful beaches and budget-friendly options, there’s something for everyone.
Consisting of two islands ‘Nusa’ and ‘Dua’, this area hosts one of the island’s world-class resorts and hotels on its pristine beachfront. Known for its white-sand beaches, this area on the southern coast offers honeymooners pure relaxation. Beachfront settings with a dreamy touch overseeing clean white sand beaches make Nusa Dua an idyllic place for honeymooners. And the best part of staying in Nusa Dua is you don’t have to remain confined to your resort. There are lots of options you can explore on your honeymoon here.
The Apurva Kempinski Bali
For those who value intimacy, the Cliff Private Pool Ocean Junior Suite of this resort is a perfect choice, offering the ultimate privacy for serene togetherness. With a unique location, being perched high atop a cliff, the Cliff Private Pool Ocean Junior Suites offer 100 square metres of premium accommodation with a magnificent view of the Indian Ocean. Each suite is fitted with refined furnishings and Indonesia’s tropical decor characteristics and offers the ultimate in luxurious resort-style living. The suites allow couples to enjoy exclusive access to the Cliff Lounge and its panoramic hydro jet pools. For honeymooners, a suite is a great option as each of them features its own private plunge pools, perfect for couples spending their intimacy.
Alternatively, couples can also have a spa experience at The Apurva Spa. Healing treatments are based on the Javanese philosophy Rupasampat Wahyabiantara, which means “true beauty is achieved when the outer beauty is in harmony with inner beauty”. Establishing itself as a luxury spa in Bali, The Apurva Spa applies the traditional wellness techniques using the application of traditional Lulur and Jamu. For honeymooners, Apurva Spa has Smaradhana ritual, it is a couple retreat that is both uplifting and romantic. Smaradhana treatment includes the Kembang Setaman flower blessing, romantic flower bath, and jamu herbal drink for hormone balance and health maintenance.
The Westin Resort Nusa Dua
Featuring 433 modern rooms in a prime beachfront location of Nusa Dua, the outlook of the resort is fabulous while the structure gives a local feel of truly Indonesia. Their Premium rooms are designed as honeymooners’ paradise, allowing couples to experience the resort as a whole new level of a luxury resort for their honeymoon. This resort highlights an extensive selection of activities for couples. Take a moment to wander around the property. Feel the clean, fresh air and sightsee the exquisite gardens. You can enjoy the fragrance of the flowers during the morning or evening walk with your loved one. The beach is just within steps away from the resort; a perfect place to work on your tan, or just hang out with your lover for any beach activities or water sports.
When the sun is starting to lay low, you can elevate your beachfront experience with an unforgettable evening complete with exceptional cuisine on a ‘Dream Bed’ by the beach under the star-studded sky at the resort’s private beach club. And to maximise your momentum, you can also book an intimate ‘Dining Nest’ on the beach. Treat your special person to a five-course international or local set dinner designed to celebrate the spirit of romance. Unwind under the stars as you wine and dine in your intimate dining nest for a truly memorable evening.
Sign yourself a rejuvenating escape at Heavenly Spa with your loved one. Discover a holistic wellness journey with thoughtfully designed programs to feel renewed and complete. The wellness journey will begin with Melukat Ceremony – a ritual to cleanse both spiritually and physically from negative elements – and continues with a curated selection of Eat Well menu to nourish your body from within. Indulge in 90 minutes body and face massage that includes additional ‘Hands Purifying Ritual’, 30 minutes access to thermal facilities and 10 minutes sound bath meditation to complete the journey.
Kayumanis Nusa Dua Private Villa
Tucked amid the wide expanses of Nusa Dua’s vast botanical plantations and gardens, Kayumanis Nusa Dua is a collection of exclusive adult-orientated property. Their Honeymoon Suites redefine the belief in island-inspired luxury and have been shaped to anticipate every possible honeymoon holiday need for the much-excited couples. This expansive category simply imparts itself to relaxation with ingenious areas to sleep, unwind and bathe in style. A comforting decor with tailored furnishing and personal touches gives the suites an air of superiority.
The Honeymoon Suite comes with visual elements of traditional Balinese design in a form of cosy traditional Alang-Alang thatch roofs, as well as full-length glass doors and windows. The villas also accentuate natural lighting and a sense of spaciousness. To treat the honeymooners, the villa features semi-open bathing facilities complete with an outdoor shower recess, a personal pool edged by a sundeck and reclining lounges. A spacious outdoor romantic dining setup is also available to add romance for couples. Book their 3-night Honeymoon Experience that will include a Candle Light Dinner, Two hours massage treatment and Return Airport Transfer. Book via this link below:
There are so many things honeymooners can do in Jimbaran. Take a leisurely walk along the golden sand of Jimbaran Bay that leads to limestone cliffs, sip a refreshing drink under coconut trees lining Jimbaran Beach, design your own fragrance at a perfume workshop, or enjoy a candlelit beach dinner for the ultimate romantic evening. Whether you are celebrating a union, looking for a new adventure, or escaping the hustle of everyday life, you can relive your honeymoon in Jimbaran anytime with just a spritz.
Le Méridien Bali Jimbaran
This property offers a diverse imprint that sets the resort apart from the other luxury accommodations surrounding it by bestowing the concept of chic and contemporary style. Various art installations are also being exhibited to elevate the appeal of this resort. Le Méridien Bali Jimbaran provides spacious rooms and suites, Sky penthouses with a private rooftop deck with pool and dedicated dining area, and up to four well-appointed villas with a robust touch of Balinese architectural style set on the elevated location with astonishing views overlooking the Indian Ocean and Jimbaran Bay.
Each room has been designed creatively by a renowned interior design firm, FBEye, and bedecked with a very modern contemporary feel with bright blue colour that represents the resort sited in Bali coastal area. For those who stay in the room on the first floor, guests will have direct access from their own balcony to the salted-water lagoon pool with the enormous size of 1,300 square meters that surrounds the resort.
About 40 minutes from the airport, these areas offer the perfect aqua-blue waters and a relaxed, off-the-map vibe – exactly what you would want on a honeymoon. Your days will be filled with rolling waves, cold tropical drinks and epic sunsets that light the sky on fire.
This property is a multi-award-winning 5-star resort of outstanding natural beauty with the most breath-taking view and enviable location on the island. Situated atop a spectacular limestone cliff top overlooking the Indian Ocean, Karma Kandara redefines off-the-beaten-path luxury travel, a sanctuary away from the noise and demands of everyday life. Featuring 54 private-pool villas, each villa is blending traditional Balinese architecture with luxury amenities and offers exquisite views of tropical green and sea blue.
Curving around the rooftop, the iconic, lantern-lit infinity pool appears to flow into the Indian Ocean. Bring your lover down, using an inclinator, to the private beach of Karma Beach! Not only do delectable canapes, cocktails and live music await, but couples can also explore the island’s world-class coral reef. A soothing, natural sea breeze will keep both you and your lover refreshed, whilst lying on a beachfront day bed is an idyllic way to indulge in the tranquil ocean views. For those who always dream about waking up to the most stunning sunrise and celebrating each day with the best sunset, Karma Kandara will surely fulfil your honeymoon fantasies.
Jumana Bali Ungasan Resort
Formerly known as Banyan Tree Ungasan, this resort shines like a bright and beautiful ocean pearl. Perched like a jewel in Bali’s southernmost peninsula, and 70-meters above sea level, it boasts 71 all-pool villas, five dining destinations, and an opulent spa. The Jumana Bali Ungasan Resort integrates world-class luxury within its coastal limestone cliff ecosystem with world-class Balinese hospitality, from the heart.
On entering the resort, the Balinese concept of Melasti, the sacred self-purification journey from the mountain to the sea, is perfectly laid out on the hotel grounds. From the lobby that represents the mountain to the resort grounds that mimic a traditional Bali village, to your final destination, the pristine beach and the azure views of the Indian Ocean.
Bvlgari Resort Bali
A sleekly modern resort perched on a cliff, combining the breath-taking beauty of the unspoiled nature of Bali beach resorts with a sophisticated contemporary design born from the encounter between traditional Balinese forms and high Italian style, Bvlgari Resort Bali is probably considered one of the best honeymoon destinations in the world. With a veritable emblem of tropical exoticism, the property’s epic cliffside location is one of the most pristine and beautiful spots on the island. Take your lover to the best vantage points before going to their 450-feet-below pristine private beach and go back for sunset time on the edge of the plunge pool.
Kuta – Legian
This area has witnessed a melodramatic transformation over the past few years. It is an engaging land of a young and happening crowd, with lovely cafes and idealistic restaurants, enthralling coastline, adventurous sports and mind-blowing sunsets. For couples, go embrace the beauty of the astounding waves and feast your eyes on a glorious sunset. The soothing sound of waves and cool breeze create a relaxed and tranquil atmosphere that will melt all your stress away. Go on a romantic stroll where you can capture some beautiful silhouettes during twilight.
The Stones Legian
Elevate your romantic honeymoon experience in an Autograph Suite, a two-storey suite room featuring a private infinity pool. Whether you’re looking to discover the magical Bali sunset at dusk or soaking up the summer sun, The Stone’s sole Autograph Suite Room has got it covered. With its 109 square metre area, the suite room features a separate living room and bedroom on the first floor, plus a bathtub on a balcony where newlyweds can enjoy breakfast in the tub with a view of the hotel’s expansive pool.
Stepping into the second floor, honeymooners will be amazed by a private infinity pool overlooking a stunning view of the Indian Ocean. To take it up a notch, the couple can experience a bunch of hotel activities such as morning yoga class, couple cooking class or a private romantic dinner. Surprise the love of your life with the sweetest little perks like chocolate cake, bubbles or even romantic dinner, not to forget to sublime the moment with the beautiful sunset hues of Kuta Beach – located just a step away from the hotel.
About 20 minutes from the airport lies the heart of Bali’s tourism and ex-pat community – Seminyak. Being widely known as Bali’s lifestyle playground, wandering around the Seminyak area bring much joy and pleasure as couples can expect to hop around from one boutique to another, finding the latest fashion styles; sampling the best tastes of chic and casual restaurants. Beaches are also within a walking distance. With the firm sand on the beach and shallow shoreline, couples can get as close as possible to the setting sun, providing a warm orange backdrop for a keepsake travel snap memento. By the same token, sitting on your comfy seating at the beach club, watching the golden hour moment from a distance while sipping a tropical cocktail is also a blissful experience.
Hotel Indigo Bali Seminyak Beach
Located on the southern stretch of Seminyak’s Mesari Beach amongst 4.7 hectares of lush grounds, exotic plantings and vertical gardens, the Hotel Indigo Bali Seminyak Beach is a clever fusion of enchanting Balinese design and fresh modernity. The artisanal craftsmanship and traditional architecture of the Seminyak region are seen in design touches throughout the resort, framed within a context of contemporary style that feels elegant yet playful – such as the signature geometric lines that decorate the resort and which are the creative interpretation of the traditional Balinese weaving textile Songket.
The resort’s suites include Perada, Tirta and Sagar Suites, and all feature spacious living rooms, separate boudoirs, spa-inspired bathrooms with rain-showers and amenities by SAVA Spa, and private balconies with daybeds. The 96-square-metre Perada Suites are inspired by the rich Balinese Perada fabric that is intricately woven using thin gold and silver threads. Tirta is Balinese for ‘water’ and these 107-square-metre suites are inspired by the nourishing and holistic experiences that revolve around water, such as enjoying a luxurious soak in the suite’s oversized outdoor bath. Taken from the old Sanskrit language, Sagar means ‘the ocean’, and these large 115-square-metre suites are the resort’s premier collection, fronting the beach with unparalleled views of the Indian Ocean. An oversized outdoor bath offers an intimate spa experience perfect for honeymooners.
This area has now become a must-stop for holidaymakers and honeymooners. This coastal village is an alternative destination if you are into Bohemian vibes. Still heavily flocked by tourists as one of the hottest ‘must-visit’ places, Canggu is attracting a huge crowd looking to escape from the cluster of neighbouring Kuta – Seminyak area.
While the passing hands of time inevitably bring change, the true essence of Bali always remains the same. Ametis Villa is located in the coastal village of Canggu, where the perfect base from which to explore the island is at a relaxed pace. Opened in 2011, this property is an adult-only resort and quality romantic hideaway for those who wish to have a well-deserved time out to relax and recharge whilst being in the fast-growing destination.
Named after a precious jewel “Amethyst”, Ametis villa is all about creating and enriching guest experiences where each stay results in a collection of precious memories to last an entire lifetime. With 14 units of exclusive villa compounds, couples are left in their own paradise with a romantic, intimate ambience, yet ample space to relax and unwind (from 350sqm to 550sqm) featuring its own large aquamarine private pool (52sqm). Meticulous attention to detail, customized furnishing, and signature amenities embody the magic of Ametis. To go beyond and above expectation, go for luxury benefits with a personal butler who excels in the singular ability to anticipate all conceivable needs.
From lush green stepped rice terraces to mind-blowing waterfalls and mystical temples, Ubud remains a magnet attracting those couples in love. This is the kind of place that honeymooners will enjoy spending quality time, soaking up all the glorious beauty that the area has to offer. Ubud is in many ways Bali’s cultural heart. This is a place where traditional Balinese culture instils every waking moment, where colourful offerings embellish the streets and where the mesmerising strains of gamelan are an ever-present soundtrack to everyday life. It is also somewhere that is inexorably on-trend – a showcase of ecological design, mindfulness, culinary ingenuity and the absolute best that global tourism has to offer.
Alaya Resort Ubud
This is an upscale, lush property with authentic Balinese charm and rice paddy views, which make it one of the popular choices made by honeymooners. With rooms exuberating luxury and elegance, Alaya Resort Ubud is a sanctuary of peacefulness and sophistication in the culturally exciting village of Ubud. Built with exceptional sensitivity towards Mother Nature, the property shares its rice terrace views with many communities like local independent cafes and eateries.
As part of Ubud’s evolving hospitality, the outlandish boutique property offers guests a classy place to stay that mirrors Ubud’s and Bali’s unique creativity. Book their honeymoon package “Love is All Around” for 2 nights stay at Alaya Room with benefits of a 60 minutes Balinese massage for 2 persons and romantic decoration on your arrival.
The property is located on Ubud’s Eastern side surrounded by forest and the sacred Balinese mythology waters, Pakerisan River, flowing through the valley. There are several settlements in the surrounding area and HOSHINOYA Bali design blends harmoniously into the landscape, reflecting the traditional Balinese culture that meets Japanese aesthetics of space. Resort iconic facilities include Café Gazebo that floats in the valley, the 70-meter river-like pool accessible from all villas, a dining area overlooking the valley, a spa that overlooks the lush green trees, and a villa featuring traditional Balinese crafts.
When the evening dawns upon Ubud’s jungle, an unforgettable culinary journey awaits. Savour a mouth-watering 10-course dinner at Café Gazebo, perched on the edge of a tropical forest, accompanied by the twinkling stars and serenaded by the gentle sound of the river. Combining a humble traditional elegance with an exquisite touch, Ubud Jungle Dinner perfectly blends an idyllic dining setting for those looking for a tranquil Ubud ambiance.
Imagine yourself, waking up in the villas with all the amazing scenery, warm sunrise and the songs of birds singing that lighten up your day. Featuring contemporary Balinese architecture and style, the resort features distinct Balinese touches that blend seamlessly with the mystic charm of Ubud. The resort offers 39 rooms including 32 Suites and 7 Courtyard Pool Villas. All rooms and public areas are equipped with the finest amenities and dedicated Wi-Fi access. Other facilities and services include the tanatemu function room, sky terrace, poolside bar, library, gymnasium, yoga pavilion and boutique gallery.
This property will allow you to experience the richness of Bali’s natural resources through the exquisiteness of breath-taking scenery. Discovering Indonesian culture and environment while relaxing in the romantic surrounding is the most rewarding treat that you can give to your loved one. An amazing view overlooking the valley and lush green jungle will spontaneously bring your honeymoon getaway to the next level. This is a real definition of tranquillity!
The Pari Sudha
The Pari Sudha is a new alternative accommodation for those who want to provide an experience of staying in the middle of a rural settlement. Flanked by two holy places where Balinese Hindu villagers, often carry out religious activities. With rooms exuberating luxury and elegance, The Pari Sudha is a sanctuary of peacefulness and sophistication in the culturally exciting village of Ubud.
The property offers classy furnishings and modern Indonesian touch, which are truly reflecting the aesthetics of a decent place to stay. Dedicated to anticipate the needs of either honeymooners or business travellers, this villa is characterised by a refreshing décor that uplifts the senses with an infusion of colour and accents of local artistry. All the collection conjured the place in the essence of simplicity, purity and harmony.
Known as the rice bowl of Bali, the vast Tabanan regency is famed for its magnificent rice paddies and pristine natural scenery. Stretching along the western coastline, the area maintains the feel of the real Bali and attracts travellers looking for an off-the-beaten-path experience. Framed by picturesque black sand beaches, the coastal area even offers some impressive surf breaks.
Set between the majestic Batukaru Mountain and the infinite green of terraced rice fields, Soori Bali will let you experience humble and healthy country life. Situated on the edge of the ocean where the waves meet the glistening black sands of a volcanic beach, this luxury property is a hidden refuge that draws strength and serenity from its extraordinary surroundings. Rejuvenating, peaceful and genuine, this is Bali as it should be.
Designed, owned and operated by renowned architect Soo K. Chan and his wife Ling Fu, Soori Bali’s award-winning architecture puts environmental and cultural sustainability at the centre of its philosophy. Crafted out of stone from nearby village quarries, positioned with respect to ancestral ritual pathways running through its grounds, and adorned with terracotta and ceramic ornaments from local artisans, the resort maintains a true sense of place. Keeping things pure and close to the root, Soori Bali’s chefs use fresh produce with herbs and spices grown in its own garden.
Amarta Beach Retreat
Remains hidden with the backdrop of the unparalleled, black sand, Pasut Beach, this property is heaven for honeymooners. This authentic beach retreat, with a distinct sense of belonging, caters to all the needs of a couple who want their honeymoon to roll out not less than a fairy-tale. Featuring a collection of private villas suited to many palates, be rest assured you can savour a romantic yet understated environment within the walls of your own private space. Each villa redefines the belief in island-inspired luxury and has been shaped to anticipate every possible honeymoon holiday need for the much-excited couples. It simply imparts itself to relaxation with ingenious areas to sleep, unwind and bathe in style.
There are so many activities that can be done for couples to explore their intimacy. Take your lover to waltz along the private beach area while the sun prepares to settle down for dusk. Go around the property for a morning walk along the ricefields with a view of Mt Batukaru. If you are into culture, try out the in-house Balinese dance lesson or canang sari making with your partner. This property also hosts culturally-inspired classes for cooking sessions, which can also be beautifully set up for a night of romantic candlelight dinner.