Explore Bali, a land where mythological deities preside over sacred temples and local legends waft through ancient palaces. The mystical and exotic history of the “Island of the Gods” flows with a diverse heritage of arts, music, dances, and crafts. Get outside for your daily dose of sun, sand, sea, and surfing, and find yourself right in the heart of it all at W Retreat & Spa Bali – Seminyak with these Insider picks from Rika Wisna.
Jl. Pantai Batu Belig, Kerobokan
One of Bali’s most talked about restaurants, legendary chef and owner Chris Salans’ Mozaic restaurant in Ubud has branched out with a family-friendly gastronomic affair on the ocean. Several wine and dine options encompassing the philosophy of chef Chris Salan’s culinary discovery are served in an elegant setting with high standards of service.
Jl. Petitenget No, 19 x
Sarong Restaurant is one of the best restaurants of the area with a stylish eating area tucked away from the busy streets of Seminyak. Asian inspired cuisine created elegantly in an open-air dining pavilion, the authentic and robust Asian flavors are perfect for the discerning diner.
Jl. Double Six, Blue Ocean Boulevard, Seminyak
Nestled amongst the palm trees and frangipanis of beautiful Bali is one of the most luxurious venues on the Island, Cocoon Restaurant and Beach Club. Indulging all 5 senses, you will be dazzled and exhilarated with Cocoon’s idyllic surroundings of famous beaches, while enjoying fine dining, a relaxed ambience, and fun.
Sunset Rd 89
The Gallery offers a selection of the best Balinese painters in one of our three galleries located right in the heart of Seminyak, Bali’s finest shopping area. Discover a mix of traditional Asian/Balinese paintings with a twist of contemporary minimalist style.
Jalan Kayu Cendana No. 8B
An intelligent, informed, and exceptionally modern celebration of Indonesia’s artists and artisans. HOBO offers an opportunity to work alongside and promote some of the world’s most talented craftsman and the richest of textiles and materials.
Jl. Petitenget No. 51B
Designed by acclaimed architect Andra Matin as a modern take on the Colosseum, the towering elliptical façade is crafted in Potato Head’s seminal trademark of mismatched 18th Century teak shutters collected from across the Indonesian archipelago. The beachfront bar and emerald lawn leading to an infinity pool is all housed inside a state-of-the-art amphitheater and a great destination to explore.
Jalan Raya Kerobokan No. 144
Niluh Djelantik, a born and bred Balinese shoe designer, has been recognized as the high priestess of the shoe industry in Bali with a shop that specializes in handmade high quality leather shoes and accessories. Years of wearing high heels have taught Niluh lessons in making shoes, and comfort and quality are prerequisites in all of her designs.
Jl. Tegeh Sari No. 88
Born in Brazil, South America and brought up across Europe with roots tracing back to China, the creative designer at Lulu Yasmine has a wide array of cultural references at her fingertips, blending classic and feminine style for the free-spirited and elegant woman.
Jalan Kayu Aya No.9
The uniquely gracious and hospitable spirit of the Balinese and the stunning Seminyak beachfront location of KU DE TA makes the venue magical. With a roster of big name international performers and all night high end cuisine, it’s a perfect vacation for your vacation.
Jl kayu aya Gang No. 51
Revolver Espresso is one of the coolest coffee joints in Seminyak, Bali. If you love coffee and enjoy cafe-hopping, drop in when exploring Jalan Laksmana and sit at the urban-style cafe that serves up smoothies, delicious breakfasts, and light lunches.
Jl. Batu Beli 108, Seminyak
A New York City style nail parlor in Bali, clients can pop in for a perfect manicure and pedicure in a gorgeous location.
Jl. Raya Petitenget no. 16, Seminyak
The openness, clean-cut design and small lily ponds here and there create a serenity that immediately eases your stress. Get pampered while looking over the lush green paddy field, so calming and entrancing that it will put even the most neurotic mind into a state of tranquillity.