Boutique hotels in South Bali
The Smith team has visited luxury boutique hotels, five-star retreats and stylish guesthouses in South Bali, to bring you a cherry-picked collection of unique places to stay.
- Style Thatched villa sanctuary
- Setting South Bali coconut groves
A lavish, rustic villa resort beside a charmingly low-key fishing village, Kayumanis Jimbaran offers butler-serviced luxury in a tranquil palm-grove idyll.
- Style Arty tropical eclectic
- Setting Surfy Canggu Beach
On the shores of a secluded south-west surf spot, Hotel Tugu Bali's romantic mood is enhanced by vibrant Indonesian antiquities and architecture.
- Style Oceanside opulence
- Setting Beach central
A sophisticated, oceanfront boutique hotel on Seminyak Beach, the Legian & The Club offers sleek hotel suites as well as all-frills villas.
- Style Sleek sea-kissed sanctuary
- Setting Volcanic sand, jade-green rice paddies
Modern design luxe arrives on Bali’s south-west coast, with Alila Villas Soori's pared-back yet indulgent pool pads nestled between green rice terraces and the turquoise sea.
- Style Holistic with a heart
- Setting Sybaritic Seminyak
Lush bamboo surrounds the Amala, a holistic escape hidden in the heart of beachside Seminyak, Bali’s chic shopping and dining district.
- Style Zen and sensibility
- Setting Dreamy Nusa Dua
Stylish and modern, with plenty of white stone and Zen-like buildings of pale brick and glass, the Balé hotel is the ultimate retreat for those in search of peace and love.
- Style Supersized villas
- Setting Dramatic cliffhanger
Perched, celestially, between the azure Indian Ocean and emerald jungle of Bali’s southern Bukit peninsula, Karma Kandara takes relaxation to a higher plane.
- Style Pop Art party pad
- Setting Full-frontal Seminyak Beach
Super-stylish, exclusive-hire Luna2 Private Hotel in Bali shoots for the stars, and gets plenty through its doors, with five fab bedrooms slap on Seminyak's beachfront.
- Style Multi-cultural colonial mansion
- Setting Jimbaran coconut grove
A bold new arrival on the Jimabaran boutique hotel scene, the Shaba is a classic oriental mansion that mingles colonial antiquity with mod-con luxury and offers peace and privacy with a touch of pamper-me panache.
- Style Bali goes Ibiza
- Setting Charming Cepaka village
Combining the pampering of 5-star hotel service with the privacy and freedom of your own home, stylish Villa Sungai in Bali ups the luxe factor.