For all the lovebirds out there who are fretting about how to spend your special day this year, look no further! There’s nothing more romantic than jet-setting off to a foreign land with your loved one, and enjoying some uninterrupted, quality time together.
Although popular as a fun beach vacation destination among friends, this sunny island can also be surprisingly cosy and romantic for couples. With these 10 beautiful resorts, you will be spoilt for choice at deciding just how to plan the perfect Valentine’s Day getaway with your partner.
Located in the uplands of Ubud, The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah is a perfect crossover for those of us who are feeling frazzled from the hustle and bustle of the city and just need a break from it all. With villas situated in the middle of serene rice paddies, you and your partner will not only be feasting your eyes on each other, but also the lush greenery that surrounds you.
Even though you are far from the metropolitan stress that you left behind, you can rest assured that the club remains chic and comfortable, and is truly a place for you and your partner to enjoy each other’s company in peace. Enjoy two nights of a romance in style, where you can experience an aromatherapy floral bath and romantic dinner with your partner in the comfort of your own residence – no long waiting times or crowds to worry about at all. What a dream! What are you waiting for? Book your room at The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah now.
With the picture-perfect Beach Camp Tents at the Menjangan Dynasty Resort, this is the destination for the most romantic Valentine’s day getaway ever! This resort takes glamping to a new level, and sets up a romantic atmosphere for all you couples the moment you step foot into the compound. With this special package, you will be pampered to a bottle of wine, flowers, spa treatment and a romantic dinner on top of your stay. Definitely more than enough to keep you and your partner feeling lovey-dovey all day!
For those of you who are thinking of taking the next step in your relationship, this resort is an ideal destination for you to get down on one knee and propose! After all, no other day gets more romantic than Valentine’s Day. Fingers crossed, if your partner says yes, you can start the planning immediately by booking the resort’s wedding package. The resort team will double up as your wedding planner, and help with everything from the set-up, photographers, decorations to the cake, flowers and hair and makeup. With the Balinese sunset as your backdrop, you’re already one step closer to the beach wedding of your dreams.
Situated in Bali’s oldest seaside town of Sanur, Maison Aurelia is a boutique hotel that retains traces of its colonial heritage. True to its name, ‘the House of Gold’ is adorned with ornate decorations, and is fitting of its luxury hotel status. Their Magnolia Suite is a whopping 54 square metres, and is your best chance to live life like royalty.
When you and your other half do decide to exit your throne, you can choose from a variety of activities to enjoy together; take a stroll down the nearby beaches, visit cultural attractions like the Le Mayeur Museum and beach art market, or party away in their vivid nightlife scene.
There is no better place to enjoy a tranquil vacation with your beloved than at Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve. Nestled alongside Ubud’s own beloved Ayung River, Mandapa is renowned for its serene nature views.
Their Romantic Escape package promises to revitalize your relationship with a relaxing 60-minute session at the Mandapa Spa and a romantic Valentine’s dinner at their riverfront restaurant, Kubu. This signature restaurant provides an intimate dining experience as you savour the best of Mediterranean-European cuisine; the way to one’s heart is through their stomach, after all. Take this opportunity to chill and reconnect with your lover over scenic river views and sumptuous food. Don’t forget to book early to enjoy up to 20% off your stay!
If you and your partner are high energy creatures and want to experience what’s hip and happening in Bali, you need to stay at the vibrant area of Seminyak. After an eventful day of eating and shopping, The Amadea Resorts and Villas will be the best place for the complete rest and relaxation you need.
Right smack in the middle of Seminyak Eat Street, Amadea Resort & Villas offers sanctuary from the crowds for some couples alone time. With 86 rooms, 7 suites and 7 pool villas, you have endless options to choose from. To help you with your romantic getaway, take 15% off the best available rate when you enter TripZilla’s exclusive promo code: “ROMANCE2018”.
The Damai, located off the northern coast of Bali, accurately reflects the meaning of its name – ‘peaceful’. Its 15 villas are surrounded by lush Balinese parks and guests can enjoy beautiful coastal and sea-views without even taking a step outside. Envisioned to be a home away from home, rooms are minimalistically but elegantly furnished, and are meant for you to feel total comfort and ease. Just like how your partner makes you feel.
To add in just the right amount of flair to your zen, restful holiday, consider the Valentine’s Getaway package, that offers a complimentary spa treatment for couples who stay at least two nights. If you book their romantic dinner for two, you will be treated with a four-course set meal and a complimentary glass of sparkling wine each. Bubbles are perfect to set the mood right!
Little introduction is required for the hotels under the InterContinental Hotels Group; you already know that the rooms are going to be immaculate, the service is going to be excellent, and the location is going to be convenient. It sounds like an amazing Valentine’s Day already. To jazz it up a bit more, what InterContinental Bali Resort does differently from its urban counterparts is its romantic, outdoor dining experience on the beach.
Complete with a tented pavilion and flower decorations, you and your partner can enjoy a set meal prepared by a personal chef and be served by a personal butler. Definitely not something you get to enjoy everyday! In order to secure such a special experience this Valentine’s Day, make reservations for this Romantic Dining experience as soon as you can.
Going to the Samabe Bali Suites & Villas, located at the southernmost tip of Bali in Nusa Dua, is a feast for the eyes. The spacious villas are aesthetically designed to include elements of both traditional Balinese crafts and contemporary styles, and stand before the powdery-fine, white sand beaches and vast Indian ocean. Almost as beautiful as your partner. For a more exotic experience, try having a romantic cave dinner with your loved one, where you get to delight in a four-course meal of seafood and prime cut barbeque while in your own magical haven.
If you are feeling a more indulgent this Valentine’s Day, the ‘Just two of us’ package offers just about everything. With a choice between the 255 sqm Garden View Pool Villa and the 304 sqm Ocean View Penthouse Pool Villa (with massage lounge) for three nights, you and your lover will not worry about not getting enough privacy from the outside world. To get the romantic vibes started, you will be warmly welcomed with an aromatherapy flower bath, sparkling wine and a flower decorated bed to get the romantic vibes started. Also, a butler is available around the clock to wait on your needs, and you will have access to unlimited drinks and meals.
Entertainment will be well taken care of; not only does the package cover a 190-minute session at the Galangal Spa, but you get tickets for the Bali Nusa Dua Theatre and complimentary use of non-motorized water sports equipment. With everything planned, just sit back and enjoy precious time with your valentine. Book the package now to avoid any disappointments!
Also set in the Nusa Dua resort area, Grand Mirage Resort & Thalasso Bali is one for the couples that love to keep active together! With daily yoga sessions and recreation facilities such as a tennis court and a fitness centre, you and your partner can be #fitspo goals. Also, the wide variety of sea sports available, like kayaking, sailing, snorkelling and jet skiing, means that you can try out new things together. After the adrenaline has worn off for the day, you can continue to make novel experiences by enjoying a romantic, candlelit dinner on the beach. Enjoy a sumptuous 5 course seafood meal from IDR 1,755,00++ (per couple) as you take in the dramatic ocean views with your loved one.
The Romance Blooms in Paradise package allows you to choose between the Deluxe Garden or Deluxe Ocean suites, while the Couples Just Like It package offers the choice between the Deluxe Ocean and Ocean View suites. Both these packages also include a private dinner along the beach, a beach massage and unlimited use of non-motorized water sport facilities, such as an Ocean Kayak, Catamaran and Beach Bikes. Find out which romantic package is best suited for you, and get sailing!
The Legian Bali is often considered to be a hidden gem that helps guests enjoy the best of both worlds. Not only it a walking distance to the bustling town centre, but it is strategically located on Seminyak beach itself. What could be better than having a private beach at your doorstep and taking leisurely strolls on the soft sand with your loved one? In addition, a fun fact about the hotel is that it is devoted to protecting turtles, and organizes turtle releases with their guests to create more awareness for the cause. If you get the opportunity to join them, it would be such a meaningful and memorable activity to do as a couple!
On Valentine’s Day itself, head down to ‘The Restaurant’ to enjoy a 5-course set dinner menu at IDR 2,800,000++/ couple with wine pairing. Reservations have to be made in advance, so act fast and make sure you don’t miss out on a Valentine's dinner to remember!
With so many romantic resorts to choose from, there is no excuse not to plan the perfect Valentine’s Day getaway with the love of your life. Whether it is to seek a peaceful hideout, or an action-packed beach vacation, they are all adventures and beautiful memories you are making together. At the end of it, just remember that no matter which resort you choose, what is at the heart of it is to spend time with your loved one, and to spoil them silly!
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