Where to Catch Sunsets

A visit to the beautiful island of Bali will not be complete without spending relaxing moments watching the sunset. Here are our picks of some of the best places to enjoy the golden hour, that are already open in this new era.

Beach Bar at Alila Seminyak

Situated on one of the island’s most pristine beaches, Alila Seminyak is an ideal destination for those keen to explore this lively and undeniably hip side of the Island of the Gods. With the ultimate beach location and views across white sands to the rolling waves of the Indian Ocean, the Beach Bar is the perfect spot to take a break from the tropical sun or to enjoy a nightcap under a blanket of stars after catching the sunset. After a brief hiatus, the bar is now open again and invites you to sink into a comfortable armchair or daybed to enjoy an Alila signature cocktail or aperitif paired perfectly with locally inspired small bites and snacks. Open only from Friday to Sunday, special promotions can be found at the venue, with extra perks to fully maximize your winding down time.

Jalan Taman Ganesha, Seminyak

Bali 80361, Indonesia

T: (+62) 3613021888

COMO Beach Club at COMO Uma Canggu

Escape the hustle and bustle of Seminyak for a relaxed way of life at COMO Beach Club at COMO Uma Canggu. Set apart from the other bustling beachside venues in Canggu, COMO Beach Club is a laidback yet refined place to enjoy seasonal food and exquisite drinks with the company of friends and family. With a seemingly endless sea view as the backdrop, visitors are invited to make use of the facilities offered, from the Beach Club pool to Play by COMO, which is open daily to keep the little ones busy. In this new era, the beachside bar is offering great promotions on the weekends. Enjoy a great selection of tacos and margaritas on Saturdays, and complimentary ice cream with many toppings to choose from for the kids on Sundays.

Jalan Pantai Batu Mejan, Canggu

Bali 80361, Indonesia

T: (+62) 3616202208

Sunset on Seminyak at Anantara Seminyak

Overlooking the beautiful vista of the Indian Ocean, S.O.S., or Sunset on Seminyak, at Anantara Seminyak is the place to be for the picture-perfect sunset view. Set on a highly popular part of Seminyak’s beach, the beachside bar has recently undergone a renovation to give guests even more space for a refined leisure experience. Visiting guests are treated to a refreshed dining concept that combines warmth and modernity with signature architectural details. Enjoy refreshing fun cocktails while snacking on the Asian- and western-inspired food offerings.

Jalan Abimanyu, Seminyak

Bali 80361, Indonesia

T: (+62) 361737773

La Vela

In the heart of Pantai Berawa lies a perfectly good spot for lovers of sun-kissed moments, good food and good moods. La Vela was born of the principle of sharing good food and good moments with your loved ones. The beachside bar and restaurant is home to a great selection of Mediterranean-inspired cuisines, while the drink list ranges from French rosés and Italian reds to exceptional cocktail creations. Chef Marius Guichard helms the kitchen and highlights the best locally sourced ingredients to ensure freshness every day. Open daily from 4pm to midnight, be sure to check out La Vela to experience the true tropical lifestyle.

Jalan Pemelisan Agung, Berawa

Bali 80361, Indonesia

T: (+62) 81139409992