Seminyak, Bali is in the heart of the most popular tourist destinations, for that little bit of luxury and relaxation. It is renowned for its boutique shopping, luxury spas, range of dining options, and busy beach bars. The Legendary sunset scenes line Seminyak and Petitenget beaches, which are wide, west-facing stretches of Indian Ocean shoreline with grey sand and good surfing conditions. Seminyak boasts some of the most glorious beaches in Bali.
Located on Bali’s south west coast and cocooned along the region’s pristine beaches, Alila Seminyak opens October 2015. The five-star resort evokes cool and natural sophistication, connected by shimmering pools cascading from a stunning backdrop of vertical gardens. Alila Seminyak Bali ups the ante on tropical cool. A stunning Seminyak beach resort that radiates sophistication, vibrance and vivacity, offering an indulgence of luscious lifestyle facilities and refined spaces for chilling out in style.
Set on the trendy side of Seminyak, the resort is the perfect hub from which to explore this lively part of Bali. From high-end designer boutiques, art and antique galleries to nightspots such as Ku De Ta, La Lucciola and Potato Head, Seminyak offers endless options for guests.
The Art of Staying in Style
Alila’s fifth property on Bali, Alila Seminyak comprises 240 contemporary styled rooms, as well as one spectacular penthouse, all embracing the exquisite and laid back style.
Alila Seminyak’s beautifully appointed suites, which include one spectacular penthouse, offer luxurious space and contemporary style graced with authentic touches of Bali in decor that celebrates the island’s rich history and culture. Home comforts abound in all rooms and suites furnished with sumptuous bed linen, oversized terrace, rain shower and separate bath, satellite TV, in-room safe, IDD telephone, mini bar, Wi-Fi and Alila Living amenities.
Take pleasure in the therapeutic and pampering care of Spa Alila, whose treatments blend ancient Asian healing techniques with age-old beauty recipes, delivered from the heart. Spa Alila is dedicated to cleansing, relaxing, pampering and rejuvenating guests with therapies inspired by the healing and beauty traditions of the region. Trained in anatomical physiology, massage, meditation and service, therapists combine the latest organic nutrition and health knowledge to stimulate, rejuvenate, balance and relax your mind and body. Relieve stress; restore your radiance with traditional Balinese massage therapies and signature treatments unique to Spa Alila.
Things to do in Seminyak
Alila Seminyak is also a great base for exploring the lush landscapes and cultural gems of this region, from Uluwatu Temple in the south and Tanah Lot Temple to the north, to the beautiful rice terraces that stretch as far as the eye can see. Guests can experience temple traditions hands-on at the 15th century Pura Petitenget sea temple that is situated next to the resort, learning to make offerings and experiencing the unique Balinese Melukat purification ritual. Adventurous spirits can hop on a bicycle and explore the surrounding countryside and villages.
Seminyak has become the second most preferred place for art lovers, after Ubud, and is home to a number of unique galleries that are worth a daytime visit. Located on the main roads of Jalan Raya Seminyak and Jalan Laksmana, you can find notable galleries showcasing contemporary and classic styles of painting, drawing, sculpture, art, photography and installations.
Here you will find works from well-known Bali- and Java-based artists such as Wianta, Chusin Setiadikara (the Indonesian master of realism), Ugo Untoro and many more. For your outdoor viewing pleasure, Seminyak also has a beautiful, clean and quiet beach and a famous temple in Petitenget.