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If you want the best of both beaches and parties, staying near to Seminyak Beach is the place to be. Home to Bali’s gay-friendly hotels, the best day beach clubs and the island’s gay bars and nightclubs, Seminyak is the place to stay. None of the other resort towns in Bali come close to the vibes of Seminyak. The following gay hotels in Bali are all within an easy reach of the beach, bars and the best of Balis’s gay nightlife.
♥ Incredible Spacious Villas
♥ The Bath Tubs & Private Pools
♥ Eco-Friendly Resort
♥ Ubud iconic views
Hidden amidst the Ubud jungle, The Purist Villas’ offers a quiet and peaceful boutique resort. Contemporary villas built with natural materials create a luxuriously chic yet rustic atmosphere.
The villas come in a number of sizes and styles each elegantly decorated with traditional and modern with Balinese craftwork. The pool suite, the one-bedroom, and two-bedroom villas have their own private pools. Inside every villa, free WiFi, sofas, a flat-screen TVs and DVD players are available.
Enjoy traditional Balinese massages and body treatments, set in the divine resort gardens. There’s no onsite gym but yoga teachers can be booked in advance. The resort is located only 20 minutes walk from the heart of Ubud, and 1-hour drive from Ngurah Rai International Airport.
♥ Private pool villas set in tropical gardens
♥ Free shuttle bus and dedicated sun loungers
♥ Lush jungle vibes that create a real oasis
♥ True boutique resort with only 25 villas
Located in the upmarket resort of Sanur, easy access to reserved beach area on Pantai Sindhu, only few minutes by foot or a shuttle ride away. Enjoy a spectacular sunrise at the aptly names “Morning of the World”. The Pavilions Bali offers 25 private villas set back in a hidden oasis and dedicated sun loungers await resort guests. Outside the resort, Sanur is bustling with trendy options to eat, drink and shop.
The Pavilion’s gardening team needs a real shoutout as it is the lush gardens that truly make the property stand out. The classy oasis is completed by the jungle vibes that encompass the resort.
For a boutique resort with only 25 villas, nothing about The Pavilions Bali feels small. Even the entry-level Garden Villas start from a huge 120sqm but to make the most of your stay opt for the Pool Villas that come with a decent-sized 3.5mx7m private pool. All the villas come with outdoor rain showers.
Resort facilities include a main swimming pool in the heart of the resort, an open-air yoga studio, and an on-site spa specializing in all-natural wellness rituals. If after all that relaxing you are tempted to visit Bali’s gay nightlife, from here it’s a 30-minute taxi to the gay bars of Seminyak.
♥ Beachfront location with sea views from the pool
♥ Great value rates from a prime beachfront location
♥ 10 minutes walk to Bali’s gay bars and clubs
♥ Private balconies in every room
Pelangi is a true beachfront resort located in the heart of Seminyak. Enjoy the buzz of Seminyak and all it offers right on the hotel’s doorstep. The hotel blends a mix of Balinese and modern architecture across its 89 rooms. The rooms are spacious and feature private balconies. Entry-level rooms start from 33 sqm. The hotel’s facilities include two pools with one dedicated children’s pool (keep them away), spa and fitness center.
What says holiday more than a beachfront pool complete with a swim-up bar to enjoy Seminyak’s signature sunset cocktails.
♥ Great value for direct beachfront
♥ Peaceful during the day but close enough for the action at night
♥ Very gay-popular
♥ Free shuttle to Kuta
A Balinese style 4-star beachfront resort. Imagine natural stones, handcrafted wooden furniture, and local art. The resort has a wide range from rooms from the entry-level Deluxe Garden View starting from 34 sqm up to One-Bedroom Villas with Private Pool at a huge 82sqm.
The true beachfront resort is located directly on Batubelig Beach in the quiet and luxurious North Seminyak. From here you have easy access to some of the hottest beach clubs including Potato Head and the W Bali Seminyak, both perfect for sunset cocktails. The gay clubs in Seminyak are a bit further from the hotel at about a 15-30 minute drive (traffic depending). Grand Balisani Suites is one of the most booked gay hotels in Bail.
♥ Free private beach club
♥ Free shuttle services to Seminyak Beach
♥ Close to the gay bars
♥ One of the most booked gay hotels in Bali
Sitting in the buzzing heart of Seminyak, The Haven Bali offers great value contemporary 4-star gay-friendly accommodation. Located just a 10-minute walk from Seminyak Beach and Bali’s gay nightlife. One of The Haven’s best features is its private beach club. While the hotel is not directly on the beach, they offer a free shuttle to the beach and have their own private beach club exclusively for guests to enjoy. Relax on the beach with daybeds and lazy sofas and free towels.
♥ Fabulous mid-range option
♥ Two swimming pools including a small rooftop pool
♥ Clean contemporary design
♥ 5-minute walk to the beach
The HARRIS Hotel is a fabulous value option in the center of Seminyak. The gay-friendly hotel is located just 5 minutes’ walk from the beach and only 350 meters (4 minutes walk) from BaliJoe and the main gay bars of Seminyak. Onsite facilities include two swimming pools, a spa, and a fitness center. Entry-level rooms start from 25 sqm. HARRIS Hotel is one of the most booked mid-range gay hotels in Bail.
♥ A true Instagramable mid-range hotel
♥ 5-minutes from the beach or Seminyak’s gay bars
♥ Delightfully comfy public spaces and outdoor pool
♥ Expansive breakfast buffet
The Tijili is hip, colorful and completely Instagramable yet throughout the hotel you will find tasteful elements of Balinese design. The ideal location sits between the beach and Bali’s gay nightlife. Within 3 minutes walk from the gay-friendly hotel you can reach many of the best boutiques and restaurants that Seminyak is famous for.
♥ Free beach club on Double Six beach – open from 9 AM – 5 PM.
♥ Ground floor swimming pool
♥ Rooftop jacuzzi
♥ Free shuttle services to the Double Six Beach
Hotel Horison is a fantastic value option in the Seminyak / Double Six area. One of the hotel’s biggest highlights is its free beach club and shuttle service. Enjoy free loungers in a reserved section of Double Six beach. Onsite at the hotel the facilities include a ground floor swimming pool, a rooftop jacuzzi, and 24-hour room service.
Immediately surrounding the hotel are a number of great bars and restaurants. You can reach the beach within 6 minutes walk from the hotel and the Bali’s gay nightlife (BaliJoe, Mixwell Bar) within 20 minutes walk.
♥ 1 minute walk from the beach and 10 minutes walk to Bali’s gay nightlife
♥ Large spacious suites that start from 45sqm
♥ Private pool villas available
♥ Public pool
Located less than a minute’s walk from Seminyak beach, Villa Kresna excels at the location, privacy, and relaxation. The property is a true boutique resort with only 22 suites and villas on offer. Ranging from spacious suites at 45sqm up to the huge 5 bedrooms private pool villa perfect for a group trip away.Relax in the greenery and the well-manicured tropical gardens or treat yourself to the hotel’s signature in-room spa treatment.
♥ Direct beachfront resort
♥ Great rates for a 4 star beachfront resort
♥ Floor-to-ceiling glass windows
♥ What’s more the resort was fully renovated in December 2019
Located on prime direct beachfront, FuramaXclusive is a large affordable resort featuring 116 chic rooms and suites. Entry-level rooms start from 35 sqm and all come with huge floor-to-ceiling windows to soak up those beachfront views.
Sitting along the palm-fringed Legian Beach, which is immediately next to DoubleSix Beach and Seminyak beach. You can reach the Seminyak’s gay nightlife within a short 15-minute walk from the hotel.