Seminyak Hotels


One of the latest additions to the Seminyak hotel family just happens to be opulent to the extreme. The W Retreat and Spa Bali is located on Jalan Petitenget and overlooks the ocean but it’s the hotel’s ambience and décor that has everyone talking about this new addition. If a […]

The W Retreat and Spa Bali – Seminyak


Seminyak is renowned as the place for expats to reside in Bali. It is also regarded as the centre along the tourist strip for hip and inventive fashion boutiques, other designer stores and art studios. Seminyak is more upmarket with mostly luxury accommodation and fashionable high-end restaurants and bars. The […]

Hotels in Seminyak


When you talk about pure luxury in a resort then you can’t go past the newly opened boutique property Anantara Resort in Seminyak. This place eclipses most of those flash places in Nusa Dua. Actually the resort was designed by Anthony Liu of the TonTon architectural firm, responsible for the […]

Anantara Spa Resort: Seminyak



Seminyak is located 2 km north of Kuta up Jl. Legian. The area really started coming to life in the last 10 years, with villas, hotels, bars, restaurants shops and delis. Seminyak is ‘expat central’, largely due to the location and access to everything. For someone on holiday, its not […]

Accommodation in Seminyak-Petitenget





Bali has 20,000 hotel rooms supposedly. Today is December 20th, which is high-season. That means prices are increased and rooms are harder to get. My friends from Oregon wanted to change hotels this morning. The Puri Cendana in Seminyak was nice, but they didn’t want to pay the 300,000rp price […]

Looking for a cheap hotel in Bali





How well I remember on one of journeys in Bali in the early days going in search of Pura Petitenget. At that time the tourist strip virtually ended just short of Jalan Padma and the Oberoi was the top hotel and situated way north of the tourist hub. How things […]

The Oberoi and Pierre Berclaz: Seminyak, Bali