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What We Love

  • It’s family-friendly, with a separate kids pool, kids club, videogame room and babysitting services
  • Bicycles are available (for an additional fee) to cycle around the resort and along the path by the beach
  • Free WiFi
  • There's a Nikki Beach located within the resort
  • The L’oh pool bar features sunken seating

What To Know

  • The resort opened on December 20, 2013
  • A 10 percent service charge per night will be collected at the Jetsetter checkout
  • The resort is located in Nusa Dua, an exclusive gated community that feels a little set apart from the rest of the island
  • Kwee Zeen restaurant is open 24 hours

Amenities

  •  Babysitting
  •  Bar
  •  Free WiFi
  •  Gym
  •  Handicap Accessible
  •  Kids Club
  •  Parking On Site
  •  Pool
  •  Restaurant
  •  Spa
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Overview

Sophisticated family-friendly beach retreat with an enormous pool and a street market–style restaurant

The Look

The most striking feature of this mammoth 415-room beach retreat in the exclusive enclave of Nusa Dua is its soaring lobby and open-air reception area, which combines French style and Balinese elegance. Under an impressive wooden dome, large wraparound windows overlook the lush, mazelike grounds and the sparkling sea beyond. An expansive carved wood panel depicting key moments in Bali’s history encircles the entrance. With its huge room count, this isn’t exactly an intimate property, but the sprawling layout ensures that it doesn’t feel cramped. Landscaped grounds surround an enormous pool, and a complex waterway feeds into it from some of the luxury rooms’ private pools. Architecturally, it all blends subtly together without feeling like a five-star water park. Chunky daybeds and gazebos are scattered around the pool and on the beach, which is directly in front of the resort.

Bed and Bath

The interiors, designed by Wilson & Associates, are comfortably chic. Suites are mostly white, bright and airy, whereas the Luxury Rooms have a more sultry look in darker shades. Even rooms set back from the water’s edges have terraces with a view of the Bali Sea, and a traditional wooden statue on every desktop creates a further sense of place. Sofitel’s signature MyBeds are exceptional, a combination of a quality mattress, featherbed, down duvet and crisp, cool linens, plus a variety of pillow sizes to choose from. A sliding wood partition separates the bedroom from the bathrooms, which are done in sparkling marble. All feature huge stand-alone stone tubs and separate showers, and wooden amenities boxes are stocked with anything you might have forgotten, including nail files, loofahs and shaving cream with razors.

Beyond

The family-friendly resort has a separate kids pool, kids club, videogame area and babysitting services. There are spacious venues for parties, meetings and weddings, but it never feels overrun with groups or conferences. The main restaurant, Kwee Zeen, has an indoor street market feel, with stalls set up offering a stunning selection of pan-Asian cuisine: sushi, steamed dumplings, grilled fish and dishes cooked over a firepit. The So Spa features his and hers steam rooms and saunas, a fitness center and Vietura Bali offers services spanning nutritional counseling, cosmetic dentistry and life coaching.

In the Area

Nusa Dua is a gated enclave that houses five-star resort hotels. It’s pristine and safe, if a little sterile, but the beach is stunning. The crowd is grown-up and family-oriented, so if you’re looking for a livelier atmosphere, you’ll need to travel to Seminyak or Kuta, about a 20-minute drive away. There you’ll find bars, clubs, trendy restaurants and a younger crowd. Also about 20 minutes away is Uluwatu, one of Bali’s most famous temples and a popular surfing destination.

How to Get There

Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort
Lot N5 Nusa Dua Tourism Complex
Nusa Dua, 80363 Indonesia

Reviews

Kids Club @sofitelbalinusadua
Angelita C

Best place to leave the kids with more activity and they are so patient.
Thumbs up for these people especially Asri, Eka, Repin and Juni.So if you really want to enjoy and you have kids with you, come in Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua and I guarantee you that your kids are in good hand ????????????

Nusa Dua
99Philippa60

Overall Experience was great . Beautiful setting and amazing restaurants and Bars. The selection for breakfast was unbelievable. I have never seen so many different cuisines served at a buffer.
The only problem we encounted was the same day laundry service was not delivered till we requested the following morning.( not really same day )

Little paradise in the paradise
Cyrille B

Very beautiful hotel, with superb beach, nice pools and commodities. Restaurants are really great, the sunday brunch is also really awesome.
Beautiful rooms too, super beds and lovely staff.
Prefect stay at this Sofitel.