Few experiences in life are as rewarding as watching a sunset drape across the Indian Ocean in Bali. And what better place to soak in the magic of dusk than from a glamorous bar with decadent cocktails, entrancing music, and terrace seating designed to make you feel like you were born to be by the sea? Wherever you are in Bali, you’re never too far away from a stunning seafront bar. But here are our picks of the best sunset bars in Bali.
Plenty of lanterns, pleasing shades of orange and brown, and the incomparable warmth of a setting sun make WooBar at W Bali Seminyak a top choice for couples in Bali. Whether you prefer to laze on the lounge, take a dip in the pool, or dance the night away with your better half, this place has you covered. It’s open all night, and in the late hours, the party moves to WooBase. WooBar features an impressive musical line-up featuring both resident and foreign DJs.
Potato Head Beach Club, Seminyak
The iconic Potato Head Beach Club in Seminyak is home to three bars, three restaurants, a sprawling garden, and splendid infinity pool. And of course, the entire club enjoys mesmerizing views of the beach. So it might be a good idea to come here long before 6 PM so you can enjoy a swim before settling yourself on a comfy sofa to enjoy your sundowner. Guest DJs and music artists from the world over regularly put on shows at Potato Head Beach Club.
Ku De Ta, Seminyak
Ku De Ta doesn’t really need an introduction but it’s certainly Seminyak’s top sunset bar, lounge, and restaurant venue. It is known for soulful music, and a wide array of dining options including delicious starters and indulgent full-course menus. The best part is that wherever you’re seated, you’re bound to enjoy 360-degree views of the waves. There’s also an infinity pool, and relaxed sofas right on the beach for those who’d like to get close to the ocean.
The Deck Café & Bar, Nusa Lembongan
Discover a new destination along with pristine views of the sunset at The Deck Café & Bar on Lembongan Island. Relaxed house music and a unique hillside location make this bar a must-visit for honeymooners in Bali. Walk along the boardwalk above Jungut Batu Beach to get there and then, lose yourself among the artisanal cocktails and freshly prepared dishes featuring local ingredients. The Deck Café & Bar offers a complimentary pick-up post 5 PM.
La Laguna Beach Bar, Canggu
Along with dramatic sunset vistas, La Laguna Beach Bar envelops you in the tropical greenery and colorful culture of Bali. With starry lights and carpets on the lawns for lying back and watching the sky, this is a place like no other. A long boardwalk takes you right into the ocean, letting you capture the perfect sunset photographs. And of course, there are parties and musical affairs on a regular basis.