Yes, it’s that time of the year again. It’s Valentine’s day! Depending on which camp you fall into, Valentine’s Day in Bali can be pretty cool or for some, it’s pretty depressing and you wish the day didn’t exist. For those who identify with the latter, we’ve got some news for you. It is possible to survive, and, yes, even enjoy Valentine’s Day in Bali. So, whether you’re looking forward to it or dreading it, we’ve got some suggestions for you to make V-Day an enjoyable day, regardless of your opinions on its love-fest reputation.
You lovebirds out there will have plenty of restaurants to choose for a romantic dinner.
Chez Gado Gado, with its stunning beach-front location, is the perfect choice to enjoy their special Lunar & Love menu, which includes three-courses, plus wine or mocktails while watching the sunset on Double Six beach.
Location: Jl. Camplung Tanduk Dhyana Pura No. 99, Seminyak, Bali
Hours: Daily 8:00am – 11:00pm
Contact: +62 361 736 966
If you want to get all lovey-dovey, then we suggest you hit Finn’s Beach Club and do their bonfire on the white sandy beach at sunset facing the beautiful Indian Ocean. The club provides beanbags, marshmallows and the ingredients to make your own s’mores. Could anything be more cozy and romantic? The restaurant also has a Valentine’s Day five-course special menu including Australian beef tenderloin, rock lobster, and, our fav of course, the chocolate and hazelnut cake….yum!
Location: Jl. Pantai Selatan Gau, Banjar Wijaya Kusuma, Ungasan, Bali
Hours: Daily 9:00am – 10:00pm
Contact: +62 361 848 2111.
If you have nobody to share this Valentine’s Day with, do not fear! The awesome thing about living in a tropical island is that every occasion is an excuse for a great Party.
Forget chocolate hearts and roses, instead, you can enjoy V-day at the ultimate Sunday Brunch pool party hosted by Nikki Beach Club with live bands, DJs and of course, plenty of dancing. Groups of 5 or more receive 1 complimentary bottle of rosé wine.
Location: Kawasan Pariwisata BTDC, Lot N5, Nusa Dua, Bali
Hours: Daily 11:00am – 11:00pm
Contact: +62 361 849 2900
At Alila Seminyak, they believe that love is universal. So they’ve extend Valentine’s day to a week of festive tributes to love and named this week-long affair “360 Affection Week.” On the 20th of February they are holding an Alila ‘Single Party’ to end love-week on a high note. The party starts at 6 pm and you can go to their Facebook page to request an invitation.
Location: Jl. Taman Ganesha No. 9, Seminyak, Bali
Contact: +62 361 3021888