Indonesia is home to Travel + Leisure's Best Resort in the World, along with some of the world's highest rated spa resorts. Each resort provides an oasis to fully immerse yourself in Indonesia's intoxicating culture. Below you will find a complete hotel guide featuring descriptions of each luxury resort in Bali & Indonesia.
Perched atop staggering limestone cliffs that sweep down to the ocean below, Alila Villas Uluwatu is a luxury resort in Bali with breathtaking views at every turn. Rediscover the joy of pure relaxation in unparalleled comfort and space in the exquisitely designed luxury villas - each with its own pool and private cabana overlooking the Indian Ocean. Delight in traditional Indonesian cuisine and gourmet dishes at each of the resort's restaurants and indulge in lavish spa treatments at the resort's spa. Located just a short distance from some of Bali's most famous sights and temples, Alila Villas Uluwatu immerses you in the intoxicating lifestyle and culture of Bali and sets the stage for a memorable vacation.
Awarded the #1 Hotel in the World by Travel + Leisure, Nihi Sumba Island is a resort for travelers whoe seek a new type of luxury: activity-driven experiences, cultural immersion, freedom and unlimited fun. The villas are crafted by local artisans using native teak and rattan and feature expansive outdoor rooms and private plunge pools. Excursions take you to villages and ancient sites, breathtaking bluffs for private spa treatments, deserted beaches for a romantic horseback ride with your loved one, one of the best left-hand breaks for surfing and waterfalls for a lunch and swim a deux. Dining experiences include beach picnics, dinner under the stars and weekly themed events. A visit to Nihi Sumba Island is unlike a visit anywhere else in the world.
As a resort surrounded by the Ayung River in Ubud, a district known for its natural beauty, Mandapa, a Ritz Carlton Reserve captures both the magic of Bali and the serenity of seclusion. The charm of this hotel lies not only in its spiritual and cultural richness, but in the joy of simply letting go. Here, surrounded by verdant rice paddies and ancient temples, guests will find joy in escaping daily distractions while turning to more relaxing endeavors, whether practicing yoga in a peaceful pavilion, biking through nearby villages, experiencing the local Balinese cuisine, or surrendering to pure bliss at the hands of an experienced spa therapist.
The Hanging Gardens of Bali is a luxurious destination in the heart of the Balinese jungle. Overlooking the Ayung River and ancient Dalem Segara temple, the award-winning resort stands on the edge of the stunning valley, surrounded by lush rainforests and picturesque rice terraces. Each villa is designed with traditional Alang Alang thatched roofs in complete harmony with nature. The verdant gardens feature indigenous flora and fauna such as cocoa and coffee trees, which blend serenely with bamboo, flame trees and orchids to create a unique tropical paradise.
The prestigious InterContinental Bali Resorts sits on an endless stretch of white sand beach overlooking the tranquil waters of Jimbaran Bay with mesmerizing sunset views. The resort offers a serene Balinese village setting for guests, fusing traditional Balinese architecture with modern conveniences and world-class cuisine. The resort spa naturally draws inspiration from its idyllic location with an underlying oceanic theme woven into the menus and treatments. There is something for all ages and preferences, promising a delightful mix of art, culture, sports and leisure to make the most of all aspects of the resort, fishing community and surrounding island of Bali.
The Udaya Resort & Spa is nestled in the heart of Ubud and surrounded by lush rainforest foliage. The word udaya means 'raised sun' and perfectly describes the warm welcome and hospitality that greets each guest. Designed in traditional Balinese style, the resort reflects the rich culture that envelops this jungle oasis. Each spacious suite features a harmonious blend of contemporary and traditional Balinese style elements and large windows that give the appearance of being one with nature. This luxurious boutique resort is ideally situated close to many of Ubud's most popular cultural attractions and provides a wonderfully immersive exotic escape in Bali.