Your love for travel should not have to stop just because you have kids and now have a family to take care of, as there are lots of kid-friendly hotels and resorts all over the island that specialize in catering to families and offering activities and amenities that adults and kids of all ages can enjoy. Whether your children are five or fifteen and whether you are looking for five-star pampering or just good bang for your buck, the resorts listed here offer something for everyone in the family. Yay!
1 Padma Resort Ubud
If you're looking for a luxury family vacation in a gorgeous tropical location then check out Padma Resort Ubud. Nestled within an unspoiled river valley and overlooking the enchanting forests of Payangan, this upscale destination features all the five-star amenities and facilities one would expect from the renowned Padma hospitality brand, including stunning views from every room or suite, a first-class spa, an awe-inspiring 89-meters infinity swimming pool with panoramic views, signature world-class dining and modern event venues.
And for your little ones, Wolly Kids Club at Padma Resort Ubud provides supervised spaces for kids to play, interact and relax. Located near the infinity pool, Wolly Kids Club offers a range of dynamic activities and educational toys, along with separate rooms to watch movies and for gaming. Outside, the shallow and safe pool is an inviting space to splash, play and make new friends to share the fun.
IDR 3,556,000 (USD 233) / room / night
2 The St Regis Bali Resort
Located in the heart of Nusa Dua, The St Regis Bali Resort is a luxurious beachfront property with an upscale vibe and lots of family-focused activities. And for wonderful family staycations, do check their Family Traditions program, where your child can learn and play in their half-day and full-day enrichment activities.
Enjoy a unique and interesting Tiny Afternoon Tea, with a tent set-up for children in the villa area. Serving Lollipop Cake, Animal Cupcake, Donut Tower, Milkshakes, and St. Regis’ signature doll, inspired by the famous Mrs. Astor.
Families can also enjoy the Evening Outdoor Cinema that is prepared at Cloud Nine Terrace, while enjoying the beachside atmosphere under the starry sky, and indulge some nibbles and various movies for your loved ones.
IDR 8,833,000 (USD 579) / room / night
3 Club Med Bali
Want to spoil your family? Then nothing is better than choosing an all-inclusive resort where all meals and fun activities are included and complimentary! You can also enjoy free access to all childcare and children’s club facilities. Club Med Bali believes that vacations are the best moment for creating family memories and bringing the family closer together.
Enjoy quality time with the newly introduced programme which includes a fun-filled weekly agenda of activities from five categories – Time to Play, Time to Move, Time to Care, Time to Quest, and Time to Celebrate, that includes energizing sports, giant board games, treasure hunt, collaboratives activities that lead to fantastic family memories that last for a lifetime.
Price : Approximately USD 322 /room/night
4 Four Seasons Resort Bali At Sayan
Looking to treat your kids to a getaway at one of Bali’s finest resorts? Do consider Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan. With lush jungle, kiddy friendly paradise, and you sipping bubbly by the dazzling riverside infinity pool…heaven feels not so far away.
You can enjoy the spacious family suite which combines a romantic hideaway with a children’s room and ample living space on one level, perfect for parents and up to two kids. Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan also features The Pici Pici Kids Club, meaning 'little snail' in Balinese, gives your little ones a retreat of their own.
The kids’ club features a fantastic treehouse and action-packed programs that include Palm Leaf Folding, Balinese Dance, many more. Fun!
IDR 11,797,000 (USD 774) / room / night
5 Andaz Bali
This peaceful oasis in the heart of heart-warming Sanur is only moments away from Sanur Beach and its family-friendly ambience. As part of the Hyatt family, Andaz Bali is the latest venture of the international hospitality brand on the island and is the first-ever Andaz property to open in Indonesia.
Their rooms, suites and villas are spread around clusters of courtyards, each with its own character and charm. Starting from 66 sq m, all rooms and suites come with spacious balconies and amenities you'll love while the garden and beach villas offer the luxury of privacy and tranquility.
Oh, you should know that their kids club is complimentary for all in-house guests for 2 hours. Your little ones must be dancing happily to hear this!
IDR 4,028,000 (USD 264) / room / night
6 Grand Mirage Resort Bali
Set on the southern part of Bali, Tanjung Benoa – Nusa Dua resort area, Grand Mirage Resort and Thalasso Bali spa is blessed with a hypnotizing view of the Indian Ocean. Called as a Bali Family Resort, Grand Mirage Bali Resort features a kids mini water park, pool slides, indoor playground, kids club, kids e-lounge, foam party and many more.
The warm Mirage activity team arranges various children activities to develop creativity. So when you step into this resort, it means that fun kids activities are guaranteed here! Grand Mirage Resort Bali has their wonderful Bamboo Kids Club with choices of activities, both indoor and outdoor play areas, equipped with billiards in the shape of a banana, a boxing arena for children, a mini water park and many others. And you will also have the opportunity to be involved in a wide selection of children's activities.
IDR 2,448,000 (USD 161) / room / night
7 The Apurva Kempinski Bali
Think luxury and family travel don’t go together? Think again. Situated in the heart of Nusa Dua, The Apurva Kempinski Bali is featured with 475 well-appointed guest rooms, striking suites and discreet villas in a quiet beachfront setting. Six restaurants, bars and lounges allow guests to soak in the sensational natural setting, with sweeping views and indoor or outdoor dining venues that celebrate regional flavors.
An immersive ocean-facing spa and fitness center offers treatments to promote balance and wellbeing. Other facilities include a 60-meter swimming pool and a separate kids’ pool, and an innovative family club creates meaningful shared moments for families of all ages.
Providing an inside and outside playground, in addition to the family pool, will leave nothing to be desired and will let children’s hearts leap up. They provide alternative indoor playing space for our little VIPs where the usual activities already take place.
IDR 4,070,000 (USD 267) / room / night
8 Melia Bali
Located on the shores of Nusa Dua, Bali's prestigious resort enclave, Melia Bali has all the key ingredients of a luxe tropical retreat, including two peaceful pools and a top-spec spa. The pools look like natural lagoons and the traditional decor features mural-style ceilings, exotic animal statues and thatched pagodas.
Besides, it is the ideal destination for a family holiday. Safe surroundings and qualified attendants create an environment where parents can relax and children can enjoy every minute of their stay.
IDR 2,705,000 (USD 177) / room / night
9 Alaya Resort Ubud
With 106 luxurious rooms, Alaya Resort Ubud is a sanctuary of serenity and sophistication in the culturally charged village of Ubud in the island of Bali. Thanks to the cosmopolitan and eccentric taste of Martin Grounds of Grounds Kent Architects, every room features different hand-painted walls.
Alaya’s exterior is chic and inviting, utilizing local, environmentally friendly bamboo. It has been built with rare sensitivity towards the surrounding environment and shares its rice terrace views with a wide array of eatery options, like Pison, Cerita Manisan and Brasserie by Pison. Perfect for families, parents can enjoy relaxing staycation while the kids are kept occupied with various fun activities, such as fun and entertaining kids class.
IDR 2,213,000 (USD 145) / room / night
10 Mara River Safari Lodge
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Mara River Safari Lodge Hotel is one of the best family-friendly retreats in Bali with 45 fully-equipped rooms and 4-star facilities that reflect the rustic charm of the African Safari. This safari-themed resort in Gianyar gives a unique holiday experience with safari-inspired ambiance and accommodation.
Located within the grounds of Bali Safari & Marine Park, all lodges feature an open-air terrace, giving guests the opportunity to observe different animals at close range. This destination has a unique family holiday experience all wrapped up, such as Breakfast with Lions at Tsavo Restaurant, Bali Agung Show, or just simply exploring wildlife in their natural habitat.
11 AYANA Resort and Spa, BALI
With a view across manicured botanical gardens, toward the Indian Ocean, and beyond, AYANA is perfectly positioned to enjoy Bali’s famed sunsets. Their two-bedroom family villas are stunning and would be fit for a family staycation with kids, all located within a secluded garden.
Relax on a private pool deck with tranquil views, breathtaking bathrooms, and a comfortable dining area. For the kids, this upscale resort features RIMBA Kids' Club, which is located through a ‘secret’ entrance via one of the poolside cabanas, just a hop and a jump from the Lower Pool waterslide.
The air-conditioned, colorfully-decorated facility is equipped with a mini-cinema, games room with PlayStation, online computer games, toys, puzzles and books in various languages.
IDR 5,450,000 (USD 357) / room / night
12 Hard Rock Hotel Bali
Who says grown-ups get to have all the fun? Kids need a place where they can have an adventure that’s exclusively theirs. Relish in the modern comfort of the music-inspired hotel rooms and suites before making a splash in the largest free-form pool in all of Bali.
This family-friendly hotel is the first Hard Rock Hotel in Asia and is loaded with kid-approved extras making it a favorite holiday hub for families. Rockin’ Roxtars and teens can enjoy facilities such as the Roxity Club For Kids, TABU Teens Club, and daily games and activities at the main pool.
Our personal fave: TABU Teens Club, which is a special venue for young adults. Spanning 252-square-meter, TABU offers a nightclub equipped with multi-purpose DJ booth, internet and gaming lounge with Wii-U, Xbox One and PlayStation facilities, private cinema area, bar and lounge with chill out area and pool table. Rock on!
IDR 2,335,000 (USD 153) / room / night
13 Renaissance Bali Nusa Dua Resort
Nestled on the hills above Nusa Dua with views overlooking the sprawling verdant landscape and the vast Indian Ocean, Renaissance Bali Nusa Dua Resort inspires relaxation with 310 rooms and suites that feature plush bedding, private balconies, fashionable living areas and bathrooms with soaking tubs.
Little ones will absolutely love Lava Land Kids Club with a kids pool, next to the resort's outdoor pools with a pool bar where they can pique their curiosity, imagination and creativity. And meanwhile for the parents, you can enjoy a rejuvenating downtime at the resort’s four thematic pools, where the main pool is located adjacent to the lobby while the jungle pool mirrors the natural beauty Bali is famed for, enclosed in lush greenery and a man-made waterfall.
IDR 2,057,000 (USD 135) / room / night
14 Mövenpick Resort And Spa Bali
Located only a few steps away from the Jimbaran Bay, enjoy a memorable family getaway at the first Mövenpick property in the country, the Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali. The level of fun is limitless as you can enjoy the free-form swimming pool. Family-friendly programs and activities are available for family bonding time during your vacation, including sports like children aerobics, yoga, stretching, as well as cultural activities.
Outdoor fun is also available with multiple children pool activities. Children will also be kept busy with our arts and crafts enjoyment like painting, jewelry and kite making; all within a dedicated child-safe play area. Insiders’ tips: do stroll at Samasta Lifestyle Village while your children are having fun!
IDR 2,086,000 (USD 137) / room / night
15 Rama Beach Resort & Villas
Situated just 10 minutes drive from Ngurah Rai International Airport, the family villa at Rama Beach Resort & Villas is perfect for parents to stay with their kids in a contemporary Balinese setting room with complete peace. It features a private tropical garden with seating chairs for relaxation.
While at the hotel, take advantage of the kids pool, restaurants and lively pool bars. For the ultimate relaxation, spoil yourself and discover the emotional serenity and physical rejuvenation at their spa. Visit nearby attractions in Kuta, including the shopping area and Waterbom Bali, while your little ones can have a whole day of fun!
IDR 1,241,000 (USD 81) / room / night