Wondering where to stay in Bali’s hippest ‘hood? From luxury resorts with private villas to affordable hotels on the beach, here’s where to stay the hip Seminyak ‘hood… Think Bali is all about Uluwatu’s beaches, Canggu’s bars and Ubud’s yoga studios? Think again. If staying right at the centre of Bali’s most buzzing neighbourhood is your thing (think cafes, boutiques and luxe spas!), you’ll want to check out Seminyak – the place to see and be seen in South Bali. This haven for travelling fashionistas and fancy foodies is home to numerous cool spots, all within walking distance. And with so many high-end boutiques, fine-dining restaurants, Instagrammable cafes, glamorous spas and a happening nightlife scene, staying in Seminyak is a must.
So, to help you decide on where to stay in Seminyak, we’ve put together a list of best resorts and hotels in Seminyak for every budget. From superb five-star resorts on Seminyak’s golden sandy beach, to humble stays so you can splurge on Seminyak’s best restaurants (there are a lot!), this list has got it all. Shop, eat, sleep and repeat – it is Seminyak after all!
WHERE TO STAY IN SEMINYAK:
The best hotels & resorts: Editor’s Picks
1. Potato Head Suites at Desa Potato Head
Sustainable suites at Katamama, one of the best hotels in Seminyak
A private rooftop jacuzzi and in-suite garden? You’ll never want to leave your Potato Head Suite… As one of the very best sustainable hotels in Bali, Potato Head Suites at Desa Potato Head is a sight to be seen. Each suite is like a luxury eco-apartment; a palatial pad decked out with ancient craftsmanship, earth-friendly amenities and every mod-con you could dream of (hello in-suite garden and private rooftop jacuzzi!). These enormous, architecturally-designed abodes are some of the most impressive we’ve seen, with thoughtful touches at every turn. Waltz in to your open-plan living area in your biodegradable slippers and cotton robe, then take advantage of the zero-waste bar before soaking in the all-natural bathroom necessities. Though you’ll never want to leave these superlative suites, step outside and you have priority access to the beach club’s daybeds, plus all of Desa Potato Head’s boundary-pushing venues, like Sunset Park, the countless wellness experiences, and all the world-famous wining and dining destinations. Want to be even closer to the oceanfront action? Check out the Potato Head Studios – a collection of eco-conscious studio rooms that celebrate sustainability and creativity, right by the beach.
Happy Seminyak vacay, Honeys!