Bali is one of the first places that comes to mind when you want to plan a destination wedding or a honeymoon. With breathtaking coastlines, lush green land, and fascinating culture, it is almost a paradise on earth! Revel in the beauty of nature as you celebrate your union over the top. Here are a few stunning locations to host your opulent wedding that will knock everyone’s socks off!
The Ungasan, Bukit
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Treat your eyes to a breathtaking view of the Indian Ocean and immerse yourself in a complete experience of Indonesian culture. Perched on the limestone cliffs, the calming atmosphere wraps around you in the most comforting and surreal way creates a lasting impression. The resort offers the benefits of planning and styling every aspect of your wedding ceremony with a personalized touch. Custom designs and luxury accommodations are guaranteed to make sure you have a spectacular wedding, either intimate or elaborate. With professionals overlooking every detail, from catering to flowers, in an organized manner, the planning package takes care of all your requirements to bring your vision to life. Each Villa serves as the perfect romantic venue against the sea and sky’s beautiful blues and the tropical garden greens spread across the cliff edge. The stunning skyline can also be your backdrop for a reception on a starry night.
The Surga Villa Estate, Uluwatu
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The Surga Villa Estate is a world-class luxury clifftop venue that has hosted multiple magical weddings. A 13 bedroom complex with access to the stunning beach looks almost unreal. Private chefs, a media room, an outdoor cinema, and an onsite spa are just a few among the many facilities you can access for you and your guests. Described as a botanical oasis, the villas are surrounded by trees and tropical flowers and are beautified with Balinese statues. The estate provides different event layout options for you to choose from, depending on the event size, and assists you with the best planners and other world-class vendors in Bali. Chauffeur and butler services will also be provided to ensure you have a comfortable time at the venue throughout your stay.
AYANA Resort And Spa, Jimbaran
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A combination of white-sand beach, iridescent sunsets, and 90 hectares of clifftop land perched over the Jimbaran Bay make for one of the most enchanting destination wedding venues you could imagine. With 19 restaurants and bars, including the world-renowned Rock Bar, world-class spas, and top hygiene standards set, the resort is recognized as one of Indonesia’s leading hospitality organizations. A team of certified wedding consultants is available to help you plan your big day as smoothly as possible. Customizable menus, cakes, flowers, and entertainment are all included as part of their five-star service for a wedding exclusive to you. Ballrooms and outdoor spaces accommodate a ceremony of any size, and for couples looking to get married in a chapel, the on-site Tresna Chapel covers your needs. The resort also provides spa treatments for the bride and groom, including hair and makeup, and takes care of everything from guest accommodation to unique experiences like a horse and carriage ride to your reception.
The Edge, Uluwatu
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The Edge is a private enclave with villas having both cliff-front and ocean-front views for as far as the eye can see. Luxury accommodation, a team of trained butlers, two restaurants, three bars, and a club are some of the amenities provided by the venue. It is known to have hosted some of the most memorable weddings on the Uluwatu clifftops’ pinnacle. The villa resort offers a range of packages that cater to weddings of any kind. The resort also enables you to have a complete Balinese wedding experience with their Resort Exclusive Events, including a private club, private spa, bowling lanes, cinemas, and more! The most impressive views and elaborate floral decorations to surround you with, cocktails, seating charts, welcome gifts for the couple are exciting aspects to look forward to.
Villa Plenilunio, Badung
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Villa Plenilunio is THE place for opulent and exotic weddings, looking Instagram-worthy and like something out of a dream. With 10 luxury villas inspired by Javanese joglos and modern structures’ designs, finding the perfect balance for a spectacular stay with the right ambiance. With panoramic sea views that stretch for miles, a canopy of stars, and luxurious living, the fully furnished rooms are of exceptional standards. Their wedding package includes exclusive access to the venue, a floating stage for the main ceremony, and butler services. The villa can hold up to 200 guests for a seated dinner and 300 for a standing dinner with a buffet. Whether you decide to have a ceremony full of glitz and glamour or one that’s a little smaller and intimate, Villa Plenilunio is a vibrant venue for your Bali wedding.
Karma Kandara, Ungasan
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Sure to leave you and your guests mesmerized, Karma Kandara exposes you to the beauty of clifftops weddings as well as beach ceremonies. The venue blends tradition and luxury in a way you wouldn’t imagine, with pavilions arranged around a tropical courtyard and cuisines inspired by European and Asian destinations. Enjoy exotic flavors complemented by international wines against clifftop views or beachside settings with a dazzling coastline. Catering to all sizes of weddings, their team of professional wedding planners tailors the spaces to a setup that is unique to you. From decor and stage setups to your marriage certificate, everything is taken care of, whether you decide to have an in-villa, beach, or even a poolside wedding. This is your place for a premium wedding experience.
Tirtha Bridal, Uluwatu
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The exceptional 6,000 sqm resort of Tirtha Uluwatu is accompanied by the stunning view of fascinating tropical gardens and water features. Villa Tirtha consists of two adjoining villas with eight-bedroom suites that share an open-air pavilion perfect for dining. The panoramic views translate to beautiful pictures that capture moments you wouldn’t want to forget. A specialist team is there to design, plan, and organize every aspect of your wedding for you to have the wedding you’ve always envisioned. French courses, buffets, delectable canapes, wedding cakes, and more. Delight your guests with a feast of their dreams. And that’s not all! Lights and entertainment are taken care of, so you can exchange heartfelt vows in the most magical ceremony against the natural scenery that creates an atmosphere of harmonious tranquility.
Khayangan Estate, Badung
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The essence of Khayangan is inspired by the ancient Hindu texts of spirituality, reflected in its location, style, and ambiance. Atop limestone cliffs, the heavenly estate is the epitome of luxury unmatched and is a place abundant in blooming flowers all year round. Every space from the bed canopies to the private gardens has been carefully carved and crafted to perfection, matching the artisan-style living from the times of old kings and queens. The five-star service allows you to experience authentic Balinese hospitality among swaying palm trees, giving you privacy to enjoy yourselves in timeless beauty. A private hideaway in the southwest peninsula, the estate makes you feel like you’re part of a fairytale. Plus, the in-house chefs give you a taste of traditional cuisine that heightens your senses and makes you feel at home with their fresh ingredients. The alluring venue surrounded by azure blue waters has hosted multiple celebrity weddings, reputed for its luxe standards that you cannot miss out on.
Renaissance Bali Uluwatu Resort & Spa, Ungasan
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Rugged cliffs and pristine beaches are what Bali is known for. The Renaissance is a welcoming resort with views from private balconies, five-star rooms, and sparkling pools outdoors. This is your getaway for an enchanting ceremony in secluded spaces or grand ballrooms. Qualified planners are available to assist you to with the setups and preparations, menus, photographers, bands and entertainment, and more! Modern rooms that overlook the ocean help you unwind and be well-rested before your big day with comfortable luxury beds and marble floating baths. Indulge in the hotel’s tailored catering delight yourselves in Indonesian and international dishes with the multiple bars and restaurants at the hotel. A chapel is available at the estate if you’re looking for a traditional wedding venue, and the hotel offers personal packages to help make your union as unique and special as can be.
Pandawa Cliff Estate, Badung
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Located on the southernmost edge of the Bukit Peninsula, the estate supports four villas with a total of 21 double bedrooms and is flexible to accommodate children with extra beddings. The clifftop gardens, cerulean sky, personable staff, and in-house facilities leave a lasting impression on every guest that stays there, and the privacy allows you to have an exclusive experience throughout. Each villa has its own style, an elite haven with trained professionals and exquisite delicacies to dine on, and can be used for hosting cocktails and entertainments like dances. The dramatic clifftop setting overlooks the Indian Ocean, making it an absolute dream venue to celebrate your nuptials. Their bridal suite Villa Markisa includes a cliff-edge master room with a private pool and the ocean-view garden for a mauve sunset ceremony. Additionally, they recommend expert event organizers, florists, and other wedding vendors to help you have a relaxing time and your dream wedding, with absolutely nothing to worry about.
A destination wedding in Bali is a dream come true for most brides and grooms. These glorious venues are sure to tick every checkbox on your list for the happiest day of your life. Say your I Dos against the boundless ocean or under a galaxy of stars splashed across the night sky, tucked away from the rest of the world.
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