Celebrating Christmas in Bali 2017

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Ho ho ho, the festive season is here and Santa will be coming over to Bali Island, welcomed warmly by all of the Gods that roam this little tropical island in the Indonesian archipelago. Bali is always beautiful, tropical, colourful and exotic but during Christmas time, Bali Island lights up even more so with an abundance of Christmas events, brunches, dinners and joyful gatherings. No matter where on the island you are staying, we know just where to be for an unforgettable, super merry Christmas in Bali 2017.  Let’s have a look at the complete overview:

Christmas in Bali 2017

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Christmas in Seminyak


Spend this Christmas at one of the most happening beach clubs in Bali. KU DE TA invites all families for a wonderful Christmas Day by the beach in Seminyak. Santa will stop by for a merry visit, there are gifts and activities for the kids and cocktails, food and live music for the parents.

Christmas Family Day: 25th of December from 12 pm until 6 pm. Rp. 950.000/net per adult & Rp. 400.000/net per child.

A:  Jl. Kayu Aya No.9, Seminyak, Bali | T: +62 361 73 6969 | E: reservations@kudeta.com


At Seasalt, a sophisticated, absolute beachfront seafood restaurant, a wonderful Coastal Christmas awaits, watching the waves of Seminyak Beach roll to the shore. On Christmas Eve, sit down for a delightful 5-course dinner and Christmas Carols. The next day, return for Seasalt’s scrumptious Christmas Munch and bring the little ones as Santa might hop in for a surprise visit.

Coastal Christmas: Christmas Eve 7 pm – onwards, Rp. 750.000++ per person including eggnog or hot wine| Half price for kids under 12 years old.
Christmas Munch:
Christmas Day 12 pm – 4 pm, Rp. 750.000++ per person, including a glass of bubbles| Half price for kids under 12 years old.

A: Jalan Taman Ganesha No. 9, Kerobokan, Bali | T: +62 361 3021889 | E: hello@seasaltseminyak.com

Zibiru Restaurant

Who is up for a traditional Italian Christmas? Zibiru made a special 5-course seafood Christmas dinner to be enjoyed beneath the stars of this charming Seminyak restaurant. Mahi mahi, Lobster, octopus, a sweet dessert and an aperitif. Yum!

La Vigilia Di Natale – A traditional Christmas Eve: Christmas Eve 5 pm – 12 am, Rp. 480.000++

A: Jalan Drupadi 7, Seminyak, Bali | T: +62 361 733265 | E: info@zibiru.com

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Merah Putih

At Merah Putih, you can gather for a mouthwatering Indonesian Sharing menu on this happy festive day. Think of traditional dishes steamed in banana leaves, coconut rice, chicken soup, fried duck and Sumatran Beef. It’ll be a good spiced up Christmas at this hot Petitenget restaurant.

Christmas Day Lunch: 25 December from 12 pm to 3 pm, Rp. 400.000++ | Kids below 12 years old Rp. 100.000

Merah Putih, Jl. Petitenget No.100X, Seminyak, Bali | T: +62 361 8465950 | E:  info@merahputihbali.com

Jemme Bali

Let’s go traditional at Jemme Bali with a Roast Turkey cranberry sauce Christmas dinner. To get into the Christmas vibes, you can already munch on this delightful feast from the 10th of December until Christmas Eve arrives. Also, check out their gorgeous Christmas gifts at Jemme’s Jewelry Gallery.

A: Jalan Petitenget No. 28, Seminyak, Bali | T: +62 851-0207-7432 | +62 (0)361 4732392 | E: reservation@jemmebali.com

W Retreat & Spa Bali

This oceanfront Petitenget venue is alive and kicking this Christmas in Bali with a wonderful brunch and dinner on both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day at Starfish Bloo and Fire Restaurant. Basic prices include all of the food plus water, soft drinks and a glass of bubbles. You can upgrade the packages to free-flow bubbles, wine and beer if you like. On Christmas Day, there are free activities for the kids between 12 pm and 3.30 pm at Great Room. See the impressive menu’s on their website – they are quite amazing!

Christmas Eve Brunch: 24 December from 12 pm to 3.30 pm. Starts at Rp. 650.000++ per person including freeflow water & soft drinks + a glass of bubbles | Rp. 325++ for kids between 3 and 11 years old.
Christmas Eve Dinner: 24 December from 6 pm to 11 pm. Starts at Rp. 950.000++ per person including freeflow water & soft drinks + a glass of bubbles | Rp. 475++ for kids between 3 and 11 years old.
Christmas Day Super Brunch: 25 December from 12 pm to 3.30 pm. Starts at Rp. 1.100.000++ per person including freeflow water & soft drinks + a glass of bubbles | Rp. 550++ for kids between 3 and 11 years old.
Christmas Day Dinner: 25 December from 12 pm to 3.30 pm. Starts at Rp. 950.000++ per person including freeflow water & soft drinks + a glass of bubbles | Rp. 470++ for kids between 3 and 11 years old.

A:  Jl. Petitenget, Kerobokan, Seminyak, Bali | T: +62 361 3000106

What to do for Christmas Bali

Cocoon Beach Club

Food, drinks, kids’ activities, Dj’s – it is all good and jolly at Cocoon Beach Club Seminyak. Celebrate Christmas Day with your loved ones, feasting on a 3-course set menu that you can enjoy upstairs in the air-conditioned sitting area with ocean view or downstairs alfresco style to the sound of the sea. During the day, there is lunch with activities for the kids by the poolside.

Christmas Lunch & Dinner: Dec 25th from 11 AM to 10 PM. Rp. 790.000 per person including a glass of bubbles on arrival | Rp. 300.000 for children below 12 years old including soft drinks, juice, and water. | Kids below 3 eat and drink for free.

A: Jalan Double Six No. 66, Blue Ocean Boulevard, Seminyak, Bali | T: +62 361 731266 |
E: info@cocooon-beach.com

Breeze @ Samaya Seminyak

Welcome this Christmas with a delicious meal from the ‘festive season ale carte menu’ by the seaside at Breeze Restaurant, part of Samaya Seminyak. Sit out on the deck and dine to the view of the ocean this Christmas holiday in Bali. Choose between traditionally roasted turkey with pecan and chestnut stuffing, pork belly or duck and  top it off with some great desserts to thrill those with a sweet tooth.

Festive Season Delights: 24, 25 & 26 of December from 6 pm to 9 pm. Menu ala carte.

 A: Jalan Laksmana, Seminyak Beach, Seminyak, Bali | T: +62 361 731149 |E: restaurant-spv@thesamayabali.com

Chez Gado Gado

Chez Gado Gado celebrates this Christmas with a wonderful 4-course meal by the poolside. Country ham, duck confit, and grilled snapper are on the menu, enriched by canapes, starters, and desserts. A lovely feast for young and old to enjoy. Note: reservations only by email.

Christmas Day Lunch: 25th of December from 11 am to 3 pm. Rp. 450++ per person

Jl. Camplung Tanduk No.99, Seminyak, Bali | E: info@gadogadorestaurant.com

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Christmas in Kuta & Legian

Azul Beach Club

The sun, sea, cocktails, BBQ, and Christmas – it is a wonderful tropical and sunny celebration on Bali Island this festive season. This tropical brunch features roasted honey mustard turnkey, spiced yellow curry roasted whole chicken, BBQ baby pork ribs, coriander roasted lamb leg, thyme garlic roasted beef, grilled mahi-mahi, baked lobster, Kalimantan crab, a salad bar and much more. They also serve housemade mulled wine to add that extra Christmas feel. Free-flow soft drinks, live entertainment, and kids’ activities are also part of this lovely festive day.

Christmas Day BBQ Brunch:
25th December from 12 pm to 4 pm. Rp. 320.000++ per person.

Jl. Padma No.2, Legian, Kuta, Bali | T: +62 361 765759 | E:  info@azulbali.com

Golden Tulip

Bring the kids to the Golden Tulip in Kuta for there are tons of activities for the little and Santa Claus will stop by for a visit. The food is also totally awesome, featuring cheese platters, cold cuts, stations of Teppanyaki, pasta, waffles and there is a chocolate fountain too. Guests enjoy free access to the free-form swimming pool of this luxury hotel so splash away on Christmas Day, everyone!

Christmas Brunch: 25th Dec at 12 pm to 3 pm. Rp. 195.000 per person | 50% discount for kids between 5 and 10 years old | Free for children below 5 years old.

A: JI. Sunset Road No. 98, Kuta, Bali. | T: +62 361 4727488 | Reservations: 800 358 0846 | E: info@goldentulipjinengresortbali.com

 The Stones Hotel

The Stones Hotel celebrates Christmas Eve at their onsite restaurant Big Fish Bar and Grill, featuring a grand Christmas Eve Buffet to munch on. Traditions are cherished with roasted lamb and a chestnut-stuffed turkey topped off with fresh cranberry sauce. There is also a seafood station with the freshest selection of oysters,  prawns, crabs and more delights from the ocean and there is a heavenly dessert corner, too. The happiness continues the next day with a poolside BBQ party and a visit from Santa Claus and his Elf, bringing happy Christmas goodies.

Jolly Christmas Eve Dinner: 24 December 2017 from 6.30 pm. Rp. 450.000++ including a glass of sparkling wine.
Christmas Day BBQ Party: 25th December 2017 from 11.30 am to 3 pm. Ala carte starts at Rp. 120.000 including The Stones salad bar.

A: Jl. Raya Pantai Kuta, Kuta, Bali | T: +62361 3005888 | E: shanti.wicaksani@marriotthotels.com

Christmas in Canggu

Christmas in Canggu

Finns Recreation Club

There will be Christmas Carols, kids’ activities, and a jumping castle. On top of that, Santa Claus will pay a visit. The menu includes gourmet sandwiches, freshly baked bread and pastries, a whole lot of cold appetizers and delights from the grill, a salad bar and live stations to get pasta, nasi goreng, crepes, waffles, and eggs. For dessert, how about a chocolate fountain with exotic fruit skewers? There is also a special offer on champagne: buy 1 get 2, woohoo!
The onsite Cubby House Kids Club has a Christmas Party for the kids with games and Christmas cookies. Sign up now.

Christmas Day Buffet Lunch: 25th December from 12 pm to 3 pm. Rp. 600.000/adult, Rp. 250.000/child.
Kids movie night: The Nightmare before Christmas  24th
Christmas Party at the Cubby Kids Club: 24th December from 1 pm to 5 pm. Rp. 200.000 per child.

A: Jalan Raya Pantai Berawa, Canggu, Bali | T: +62 (361) 848 3939 | E: info@finnsrecclub.com

Ji Restaurant Bali @ Hotel Tugu

Ji Restaurant is a truly special restaurant to celebrate this Christmas in Bali, tucked in an ancient 310-years-old Kang Xi period temple that was almost demolished in the 1990s in Java but reconstructed entirely at Hotel Tugu in dreamy Canggu. This excellent Japanese-fusion Restaurant and Sake Bar invites you to join in for a Christmas dinner under the stars at Ji Terrace right by the sea. Contemporary Japanese-inspired exotic flavors, candlelight, the sound of the sea – it is wonderful! On Christmas Day, sit down for an exquisite Christmas Brunch with free-flow drinks, also enjoyed by the seaside – utterly tropical!

Christmas Under the Stars @ Ji Terrace by The Sea: 24th & 25th December from 6 pm to 11 pm.
Christmas Brunch: 25 December from 11 am – 3 pm.  Rp. 350.000++ per person including free-flow non-alcoholic drinks & Rp. 400.000 per person including free-flow of selected cocktails and wines.

A: Jalan Pantai Batu Bolong, Canggu Beach, Canggu, Bali | +62 361 4731701 | ji@tuguhotels.com

Christmas in Nusa Dua

Ritz Carlton

There is a whole lot of things on at the Ritz Carlton Bali, right by the sea in Nusa Dua. Both on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, there are great festive vibes and exquisite food to enjoy at this magnificent 5-star resort. You can also sign up for a gingerbread cooking class at Bejana Restaurant on several dates in December including the 24th.

Christmas Eve Special Brunch at Senses: 24 December 2017 from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Rp. 688.000++ per adult & 344.000++ per child.
Christmas Eve Special Buffet at The Beach Grill: 24 December 2017 from 6 pm to 10.30 pm. Rp. 628.000++ per adult & 314.000++ per child.
Christmas Eve by the Indian Ocean at The Beach Grill: 24 December 2017 from 6.30 pm to 10.30 pm. Rp. 1.488.000++ per adult for a 4-course dinner.
A Tropical Christmas Brunch at The Beach Grill: 25 December 2017 from 11.30 am to 3.30 pm. Rp. 688.000++ per adult & 344.000++ per child.
Christmas Dinner at The Beach Grill: 25 December 2017 from 6.30 pm to 10.30 pm. Rp. 1.488.000++ per adult for a 4-course dinner.

A: Jalan Raya Nusa Dua Selatan Lot III, Sawangan, Nusa Dua | T: +62 361 8498988

St. Regis

Colourful lights, a heartwarming atmosphere, Jazz music and mouthwatering gastronomical food feasts await at the St. Regis in classy and sophisticated Nusa Dua. The onsite restaurants Boneka and Kayuputi are where it’s at with classy al fresco and indoor seating areas.  

Christmas Brunch @ Boneka: 24 & 25 December from 11 am to 3 pm. Rp. 1.100.000 per adult including a complimentary aperitif at the King Cole Bar. 550.000 per child between 3 and 12 years old.
The Astor Diamond Champagne Christmas Brunch @ Kayuputi: 24 & 25 December from 11 am to 3 pm. Rp. 1.500.000 & Rp. 1.700.000 per adult including champagne, cocktail, and canapes at the Kayuputi Champagne Bar between 11 am and 12 pm.
Christmas Dinner Buffet @ Boneka: 24 & 25 December from 6 pm to 10 pm. Rp. 1.700.000 per adult and 750.000 per child between 3 and 12 years old.
Christmas Degustation Dinner @ Kayuputi: 24 & 25 December from 6.30 pm to 11 pm. Rp. 1.950.000 per person.

A: Kawasan Pariwisata, Nusa Dua, Lot S6, Nusa Dua, Bali | T: +62 361 8478111

Sofitel Bali

Christmas is fun and sophisticated at the Sofitel Bali, a gorgeous, absolute beachfront 5-star resort in Nusa Dua. A great place to celebrate these joyful days with the whole family. Kids will also love it here as they can take photo’s with Santa and they get to watch an alluring magician show. The Christmas vibes continue all day long with the live acoustic band and a children’s choir singing Christmas Carols.

Christmas Day Brunch @ Cucina and Kwee Zeen Restaurant: 25th of December from 11 am to 3 pm. Rp. 899.000 per person including non-alcoholic beverages. 50% off for kids between 8 & 12 and free for kids below 8 years old.

A: Lot N5 Nusa Dua Tourism Complex, Nusa Dua, Bali | T: +62(0) 361 849 2888 | E: H9078-FB11@sofitel.com

Christmas celebrations Nusa Dua

Christmas in Uluwatu

Sundays Beach Club

You are in Bali, on the southern tip of the island where the most beautiful beaches are found, so what could be better than spending Christmas Day right here, on a gorgeous private beach at Sundays Beach Club. By the beach, you can enjoy a true Christmas Feast with freshly grilled fish, roasted turkey, roasted pig, glazed ham, and salads. Not to forget their dessert buffet to make any foodie lover go wild. Santa Claus will also pay a visit to soak up those beach vibes, there is live acoustic music and after sunset, a bonfire will burn happy and bright to spread light and warmth on this special Christmas Day in Bali.

Christmas on the Beach: 25th December from 12 pm to 4 pm. Rp. 1.300.000++ per adult & Rp. 350.000 per child.

A: Jalan Pantai Selatan Gau | T: +62 811 942 1110 | E: hello@sundaysbeachclub.com

Ju-Ma-Na Bali @ Banyan Tree Ungasan

Tucked in the Banyan Tree Resort, Ju-Ma-Na Bali is an excellent clifftop restaurant with magnificent views of the Indian Great. The perfect setting for an unforgettable Christmas this year in Bali. Whether you sit indoors or out on the deck, the view is stunning and the talented chef will blow you away with a delicious gastronomic 5-course set menu while the live band sets a perfectly cozy and homey ambience.

Christmas Set Menu: 24 & 25 December from 6.30 pm to 10.30 pm. Rp. 1.700.000++ per person.

A: Jalan Melasti, Ungasan, South Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali, Indonesia | T: +62 361 3007000 | fb-ungasan@banyantree.com

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Christmas in Jimbaran


Kids will love Christmas at the Movenpick in Jimbaran. They get to meet Santa Claus himself, they get to make their own snowflake to hang in the Christmas Tree and at the kids’ club, there are more fun Christmas activities. A wonderful family Christmas dinner awaits in the evening, featuring roasted delights, grilled seafood, and more traditional festive delights. On Christmas Day, the happiness continues with a delightful Christmas Brunch and more kids festive activities.

Gingerbread Man Decorating @ Meera Kids Club: 24 & 26 December from 2.30 pm to 3.30 pm. Rp. 78.650 per child.
Christmas Eve Party @ Meera Kids Club: 24 December from 6 pm to 8 pm. Rp. 181.500 per child.
Joyful Christmas’ Eve Celebration @ Anarasa Restaurant: 24 December from 12 pm to 4 pm & 6.30 pm to 11 pm. Rp. 498.000 per person including non-alcoholic beverages. 50% off for kids between 6 and 12 years old. Free for kids below 6 years old.
Family Christmas Brunch: 25 December from 12 pm – 4 pm.  Rp. 498.000 per person including non-alcoholic beverages. 50% off for kids between 6 and 12 years old. Free for kids below 6 years old.

A: Jl. Wanagiri No.1, Jimbaran, Bali | T: +62 361 4725777 | E: hotel.bali@movenpick.com

Christmas in Sanur

Maya Sanur Resort & Spa

This beautiful luxury resort invites you to splendid festive days with Christmas Carols, acoustic live music, exotic fire dances and Dj’s. At Reef you can munch on grand buffet featuring extravagant and colourful versions of traditional dishes after having enjoyed a complimentary aperitif at Tree Bar. At Graze Restaurant, a traditional 3-crouse dinner awaits at a very affordable price.

Christmas Dinner Buffet @ Reef: 24th of December from 3.30 pm until 10 pm. Rp. 695.000++ per person, 50% off for kids between 6 and 12 and free for kids below 6 years old. Add a free-flow beverage package for Rp.590.000 per person.
Christmas Dinner @ Graze: December 24th & 25th. Rp. 295.000++ per adult & 50% off for kids under 12.

A: Jalan Danau Tamblingan 89, Sanur, Bali | T: +62 361 8497800 | E: info@mayasanur.com

The Wicked Parrot

Although it won’t be cold this Christmas in Bali, at The Wicked Parrot Irish Pub you may find a little bit of the cold coziness of Ireland. Traditional Christmas Carols and a Christmas atmosphere, Santa Claus, live music and a yummy 5-course roast Christmas meal is what you will get at The Wicked Parrot in Sanur.

Christmas Day Lunch and Dinner: December 25th from 12 pm – 4 pm & 6 pm – 10 pm. Rp. 540.000++ per person. Rp. 270.000++ for children below 12 years old.

A: Jl. Danau Tamblingan no 47, Sanur, Bali | T: +62 361 281814 | E: mail@wickedparrot.com

What to do in Bali for Christmas

Christmas in Ubud


Taksu Ubud welcomes all jolly Christmass peeps holidaying in Bali with an affordable yet super tasty 5-course dinner on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Meat-lovers and vegetarians, all are welcome and perfectly looked after at Taksu Ubud.

Special Christmas Eve & Christmas Day Dinner: 24 & 25 December from 5 pm to 10 pm. Rp. 350.000 per adult or Rp. 450.000 with a glass of sparkling wine.

A: Jalan Gautama Selatan, Ubud, Bali | T: +62 361 971490


Christmas is certainly joyful at CasCades in Ubud, celebrating this year’s Christmas Eve & Day with a wonderful 6-crouse dinner with or without wine pairing. Your Christmas meal is lovingly prepared by the famous Belgian master chef Bruno Timperman of Bistro Bruut Belgium. Canadian lobster, beef tartar, and Turkey roasted with Indonesian spices are just some of the highlights, enjoyed to the view of Ubud’s lush green river valley.

Joyful Christmas Eve Dinner: Dec 24th 2017 from 6 pm until 9 pm. Rp. 1.900.000++ per person and Rp. 3.105.000 per person with wine pairing.
Joyful Christmas Lunch: Dec 25th 2017 from 12 pm until 2.30 pm. Rp. 1.900.000++ per person and Rp. 3.105.000 per person with wine pairing.

A: Viceroy Bali, Jalan Lanyahan, Br. Nagi, Petulu, Ubud, Bali | T: +62 361 972111 | E: RES@CASCADESBALI.COM

Christmas in Lovina

Spice Beach Club

North Bali also celebrates Christmas at Lovina’s Spice Beach Club and there will be snow… From the 24th until the 30th of December there is a special Christmas Show playing every evening at 7 pm. There will be food, drinks, entertainment and everything will be perfectly merry and jolly.

Christmas Wonderland: 24-30 December from 7 pm till late. Rp. 700.000++/adult & Rp.350.000++/child

A: Jalan Raya Singaraja-Seririt 225, Kaliasem, Lovina Beach, Bali | T: +62(0)85100012666 | E: info@spicebeachclubbali.com

Christmas in Amed

The Griya

East Bali celebrates Christmas at The Griya Villas & Spa and it will be perfectly tropical and exotic with a spectacular authentic Balinese dance performance. There is 2 for 1 happy hour up on the rooftop lounge and afterwards, you can sit down for a delicious Western or Asian fusion set menu at their restaurant under the stars.

Tropical Christmas Celebration: 24th December from 7 pm until 12 am. Western Fusion Set Menu Rp. 550.000++ per person and Asian Fusion Set Menu Rp. 460.000++ per person. Both set menu’s  include a glass of Gluhwine and Bali coffee and tea.

A: Bunutan, Amed, Nusa Tenggara Barat, Bali, Indonesia | T: 0363 23 571 | reservation@thegriya.com

Merry Christmas! Selamat Natal!

Merry Christmas

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  1. Join us for a White Christmas with a choice of specially prepared vegetarian, seafood or duck set menus made from delicious locally sourced healthy and organic ingredients. Surrounded by beautiful holiday decorations and completed with a traditional Christmas tree, it’s the perfect relaxed setting to spend time celebrating with your family and friends.
    Our magical evening of festive culinary delights begins at 5pm at our beachside café, and your special moments will be captured by our professional photographer.
    The festive infused set menu includes a choice of starter, main course and dessert:
    Kids – 150K++
    Vegetarian – 350K++
    Seafood – 450K++
    Duck L’Orange – 550K++
    reservations@geniuscafebali.com or give us a call on +62 821 4415 8854

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