Bali Area Guide | Choosing Where To Stay

Bali's exciting and eclectic areas each have their own unique atmosphere and attractions, so it's important to understand which area of Bali is most suited to the kind of holiday you're dreaming of. From the vibrant nightlife of Kuta to the trendy beach clubs of Canngu, the laidback lifestyle of Legian and the boutique sophistication of Seminyak, there's something for everyone. We've put together comprehensive Bali area guides to help you decide where to stay to be close to the attractions and adventures you seek.

Kuta Beach


Located along the southwest coastline, Kuta is known as Bali's nightlife and party central. The beachside area is full of excitement and adventure and is one of Bali's most popular tourist destinations.


South Kuta

Just a little further south, the area of South Kuta enjoys a more relaxed and laid back pace than its neighbour. Perfect for families who want to enjoy a bit of the action while still chilling out by the beach in peace.



Brimming with natural beauty, Legian is situated between the lively chaos of Kuta and the tranquil surrounds of Seminyak. Legian offers the best of both worlds, where you can take it easy or explore at your own pace.



Unwind on 'island time' in the stylish beachfront setting and tranquil ambiance of Seminyak, a luxurious escape offering boutique shopping, indulgent day spas and a range of swanky bars and restaurants.


Nusa Dua

Renowned as Bali's king of outdoor pursuits, Nusa Dua's sugar sand beaches and gin-clear waters make it the perfect place to explore and soak up the tropical sun.

Finns Beach Club


Celebrated as Bali's newest tourist hotspot, Canggu is a vibrant region bursting with trendy beach clubs, healthy cafes, fantastic beaches and an abundance of wellness activities.


Tanjung Benoa

Boasting stunning natural scenery and rich cultural history, discover some of Bali's best temples, shrines and traditional cooking schools in this superb holiday destination.

Infinity Pool


The cultural epicentre of Bali, Ubud is a relaxing retreat tucked up in the tranquil jungle of the north. Ubud and its surrounding villages offer an abundance of art and crafts, galleries and extraordinary architecture.

Beach & Deck Chairs


Despite being Bali's oldest beachside town, Sanur remains a gorgeous upmarket area with an abundance of luxury holiday resorts and restaurants

Swimming Pool

Jimbaran Bay

A reputation built on its idyllic golden sand beaches and abundance of 5 star luxury beach resorts, Jimbaran Bay is one of Bali's most lavish regions.


Nusa Lembongan

Turquoise waters, sun dappled sands and spectacular sunsets make for a stunning island destination off the coast of east Bali.

Beach Cabana


The epitome of Bali's pristine natural beauty, Lombok boasts golden beaches, cascading waterfalls and the imposing volcanic wonder of Mount Rinjani.


Gili Islands

Time loses all meaning in the Gili Islands with no responsibilities and no intrusions from the hustle of modern life, explore the dreamy landscape and slip into what the locals call 'island time'.