Despite the pandemic situation, you can still have a pleasant family staycation in Bali if you plan it right. Below, we shared some of Bali’s best kid-friendly resorts for your next blissful holiday. Check to put them on your wholesome bucket list!
- Grand Hyatt Bali
A lavish resort in central Nusa Dua, just across the street from upscale Bali Collection shops and lifestyle hub, Grand Hyatt Bali is a massive property. The 636 spacious rooms have marble bathrooms, plush beds, and flat-screen TVs. Balconies are a nice addition, and some offer sea views. There are several activities to do with your loved ones during your stay; from watersports, beach activity, to Balinese cultural villages with authentic food stalls and traditional shows. The kids club is fantastic as well; offering quality, educational service such as Balinese dancing, craft and musical lessons.
Website: Grand Hyatt Bali
2. Sanctoo Suites & Villas
First opened to the public in 2016, Sanctoo Suites and Villas is all about adventure, wildlife, cultural enrichment, and highly intuitive and personalised service. Boasting an upscale collection of 12 one-bedroom villas, it is a haven of peace and serenity for lovers, couples and honeymooners looking to immerse themselves in Ubud’s rich and natural surroundings while being just a car ride away from all of the hottest cultural attractions, sight-seeing and shopping before returning to a cocoon of privacy and luxury. Located right next to the Bali Zoo, guests of Sanctoo Suites and Villas will enjoy a unique savannah atmosphere with thrilling activities that are discounted for staying guests including Bali Zoo admission, Breakfast with Orangutans, Elephant Mud Fun, Elephant Expedition and Night at the Zoo. Kids would be thrilled!
3. Club Med Nusa Dua
Looking for an all-inclusive resort in Bali with outstanding family-friendliness? Head straight to Club Med, Nusa Dua. It is a lavish sanctuary set among stunning rice paddies and temples where the children can fly on the trapeze and play in the splash pool making new friends, all the while their mums and dads can explore the surroundings or hunker down in their blissful Spa for some holistic pampering. With age-specific clubs for Baby, Petit, Mini and Juniors, the Club Med kids club is every kids’ dream, with no shortage of activities for any age, including sports, cultural crafts and indoor-outdoor games.
4. The Ritz-Carlton Bali
A fabulous resort elevated on a cliff-top setting with the Indian Ocean as a mesmerising backdrop, The Ritz-Carlton Bali resort welcomes guests to relax, rejuvenate and find a harmonious balance with any number of dining experiences and wellness offerings designed for families. The integrated Ritz Kids’ facility is securely located in the centre of the resort, with indoor arts, crafts, games and activities, alongside an outdoor area with a mini lawn and playground. There’s even an adjacent mini-waterpark with a Balinese style bell-tower, where kids can climb up and swoosh down colourful slides. There’s so much on offer, with no shortage of daily activities, from turtle preservation to kiddie spa treatments.
Website: Ritz Carlton Bali
5. The Westin Resort Nusa Dua
Embrace complete wellness with your beloved family on your next tropical holiday at The Westin Resort Nusa Dua. They have a specially curated Westin Family program, designed to enrich mini guests and enhance their well-being through exploration and discovery. From kids’ Travel Journals to Local Activity Guides, every aspect of Westin Family is designed to engage, inspire, and celebrate young travellers and their families. And of course, there’s plenty of spa treatments and amenities that will allow you to unwind and recharge amidst five-star seaside lushness. While the mom and dad explore the island at their own pace, young travellers can revel in outdoor or indoor games at Westin Family Kids Club; including face painting, kite making, fishing and fun movie night.
Website: Westin Bali
6. Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort
Sits directly next door to the fabulous Beachwalk shopping mall, which boasts 200 luxury shops and a cineplex, Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort is a perfect lifestyle getaway to accommodate you and your family alike. The whole family can happily choose from three varied and scrummy in-house dining venues, Feast, Bene or The Lounge, while the posh rooms feature free Wi-Fi, iPod docks and flat-screens, plus terraces or balconies. They just recently announced a special Side by Side program designed to provide unique and memorable ways to bring families together during their leisure travel. Intended for all members in the family, Side By Side offers a variety of immersive activities for guests to rejuvenate, restore, and enable them to create time to connect and make long-lasting memories with their beloved ones. You can prepare your own quality food guided by the resort’s talented culinary team through Grain to Table Adventure at Bene Pizza & Pasta, or make the most of Kuta’s immaculate sunset together in Sunset Picnic at Courtyard.
Website: Sheraton Bali