As the sun sets over the horizon, Bali transforms into its liveliest and most vibrant form. Tourists and locals then head over to the island’s well-known party venues to enjoy the night with cocktails, great music, and good food. But with so many options for partying and clubbing, where should you exactly go?
Below, we round up 10 best beach clubs on the island to include in your itinerary. These beach clubs have been included for their music performances, live events, unique refreshments and dishes, and ambiance that bring you the best clubbing experience!
Ku De Ta
Known as Bali’s ultimate sunset destination, this bar, restaurant, and beach lounge offers guests the best panoramic views and most vibrant nightlife. Because of its sunset backdrop and elegantly-designed spaces, it definitely sets the mood for a night of dancing, soulful music, and lounging on the beachfront. The main highlight of Ku De Ta is its centerpiece lawn where they host various international artists at different events and sunset sessions all year round. Best not to miss their two grandest parties — the annual Bikini Day and the legendary White Party!
Potato Head Beach Club
If you’re looking for the perfect combination of entertainment, drinks, and gastronomy, then you’d better visit Potato Head Beach Club. This swanky beach club takes cocktails to the next level — some of their classic and signature cocktails have added exotic spices and authentic Indonesian flavors. You’ll feel the owners’ passion for arts with its bar inspired by their personal collection of vintage furniture. The most awaited event in Potato Head Beach Club is the Sunny Side Up — a summer music festival that brings together the most sought-after artists.
The Lawn Canggu
The once patch of grass has quickly transformed into a favorite hangout in Canggu since its opening in 2016. Drawing in the younger and hipper crowds, The Lawn invites its guests to spend a day of eating, drinking and be sun-kissed in a great ambiance. Apart from their local and imported beer selection, they mostly serve seafood — where every ingredient is sourced locally and ethically! They have live jazz night every Tuesdays and hold the best weekly parties every Friday. And on Sundays, the so-called secret sessions happen where artists ranging from Diplo, Lyrics born to Pecking Duck can be found here!
Finns VIP Beach Club
A 25-metre pool and expansive (and exclusive) oceanfront lawn — that’s what’s luring in partygoers to Finns VIP Beach Club. Entrance to the VIP Beach Club is through its VIP entrance where your valet service awaits. You can enjoy the guaranteed first-class facilities, complimentary VIP services, and exclusive oceanfront experience. It’s inviting you to either take a dip in the pool or spend some chill time at the gazebo area. But, if you want a bird’s eye view of the beach and have a taste of their signature cocktails, head straight to the Sandbar or Dining Terrace.
Tropicola Beach Club
While Tropicola Beach Club may be smaller than some of the beach clubs on the island, Bali’s newest beach club is already on its way to becoming as entertaining as Motel Mexicola — Bali’s tropical oasis. This beach club features three bars sprawling over multiple levels to bring you memories of Miami, Tulum, and Palm Springs. You’ll love its vintage tropical feel, especially its clean lines, bright colours, and show-stopping decors. And if you thought you’ll only find Mexican food here, Tropicola offers wood-fired bites, grilled meat, and fresh seafood. Don’t expect to wind down in this utopian beachfront — it can get pretty crowded as it’s only a few meters away from Potato Head.
Cocoon Beach Club
Established as one of Bali’s hottest all-in-one venues, it’s no wonder Cocoon Beach Club attracts large crowds of party goers from all over the world every year. It boasts a variety of entertainment options such as music from world-renowned DJs, traditional Balinese dance performances, and fire shows. Cocoon exactly the century’s multi-functional venue and contemporary beach club rolled into one. And because of its features, it caters to a wide range of audience — from lunchtime loungers to pool junkies, partygoers, VIPs and everyone in between!
Omnia Beach Club
If you want chic, one-of-a-kind, and exciting experience, then find your way to Omnia Beach Club. Located on the Southwestern tip of the Bukit Peninsula, this all-day beach club destination is your dream luxurious leisure venue. It offers uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean, chill-out spots, and amazing selection of cocktails. Since Omnia is a big name in Las Vegas for being one of the best nightclubs, expect that they’ll bring you the same kind of experience in Bali! You’ll get to experience its signature five-star service, star-studded musical rosters in its ultra-chic interiors. What more could you ask for, right?
Karma Beach Club
Nestled in Bali’s most stunning cove, Karma Beach Club boasts its exclusivity. While public guests are welcome, only a private funicular could transfer people to the venue. It sets itself apart through its sensual, chill, and star-filled night-outs. They have their signature Glow Beach party featuring a host of DJs, fire dancers, and glow dancers. Plus, their Glow Bar lets you put in glow in the dark paint onto your face and body — their UV lights will definitely keep you glowing and shining the entire night! Because of this new standard set by Karma Beach Club, no wonder they were chosen as one of the best beach bars in the world by CNN Travel.
SugarSand Beach Club
If you want a fresh Bali experience in Seminyak, look no further and visit SugarSand Beach Club! It’s the perfect haven for food and drink lovers who are looking for a celebration of music and culture. Apart from its soulful and timeless music heard throughout the day, a lot of people have been attracted to its Japanese-inspired dishes and modern re-imagination of cocktail history. Of course, there’s time to chill too — head to their open-air roof lounge and enjoy the sunset view while having a unique concoction!
Home to the most glamorous pool parties and having the biggest saltwater pool in Bali — this is what Mrs Sippy is known for. While it doesn’t have a beachfront setting like most beach clubs on the island, it makes up for its Mediterranean-style architecture and wide open spaces. This sprawling open-air club brought the beach to the pool area to make sure everyone a Miami party vibe within the tropical Mediterranean interiors. From wild pool parties to international music performances and Mediterranean-inspired dishes, Mrs Sippy makes sure you get a full-blown experience through its Sippy Saturdays — the biggest pool party in Bali!
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