Golf For Kids
If you think your children have a talent for golfing – or you simply want to introduce them to this sport – then, all you need to do you is enroll them in the Leadbetter Bali Academy. Taking place at Bali National Golf Resort, the Leadbetter Bali Academy will teach 6 to 17-year-old children in small group coaching sessions. The class will be conducted by British PGA-qualified and LGA-certified instructor David Bradshaw in a total of 18 hours, spanning over six months including monthly tournaments. Interested? The six-month program is priced at US$ 100/child with additional Rp. 550,000/tournament.
Time To Party!
Shout out to party goers, this is a lively event you don’t want to miss. On September 1, Mulia Bali will kick off its first ever “RAPTURE – Mulia Summery Party” by its tranquil pool and white sandy beach. Set to be an annual event and a benchmark of daytime lifestyle parties, this year’s “RAPTURE” presents world-class singers and international DJs, such as Fergie, Mark Ronson and Liam Payne. For easy access to the event, why don’t you take the RAPTURE room package where you get to relax in one of the rooms at either The Mulia, Mulia Resort or Mulia Villas. Prepare your favorite and most comfortable summer outfit because this party starts from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Mulia, Mulia Resort & Villas – Nusa Dua, Bali
Jalan Raya Nusa Dua Selatan, Kawasan Sawangan, Nusa Dua
Tiger’s New Face
Looking for a place to dine in Seminyak, be it for breakfast, lunch or dinner? Then all you need to do is head to Tiger Palm Bali. Previously known for its Asian-inspired cuisine, the restaurant introduces a whole new menu, highlighting Western culinary delights with high-quality ingredients and presentation. The menu includes selections of baguette and panini (available from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.) to healthy bowls, like The Turk which involves chickpea falafels and Sushi Bowl. Tiger Palm Bali also offers a variety of burgers, such as Soft Shell Crab or Cheeseburger, and various creations of homemade pizza with choices ranging from butternut pumpkin, prawn, and black smoked ham. Other Western dishes presented here are Clams with Spaghetti, Black Angus Sirloin, Piri Piri Spring Chicken and more. Don’t forget to order some starters like Beef Carpaccio and sweet desserts for a complete dining experience.
Tiger Palm Bali
Jalan Kayu Jati No. 8, Seminyak, 0813-3942-3039
Good news for seafood lovers, because now you can enjoy selections of the freshest grilled seafood amidst a comfortable ambiance without any crowd, noise and smoke. The newly open Bay Bar & Grill at Karma Jimbaran presents locally-caught fish, prawns and more as well as juicy meat, all are available at a reasonable price. The menu also includes all-time favorites, such as Bali crab linguini, Karma burger, chicken shawarma, and Jimbaran fish & chips. Decorated with Jimbaran Bay-inspired design with the use of local Suar wood and blue glass, the Bay Bar & Grill also creates refreshing cocktails and libations courtesy of mixologist Grant Collins.
Karma Resort Jimbaran
Jalan Bukit Permai, Jimbaran, South Kuta
The Largest in Kuta
Situated in the heart of Kuta, the newly opened Hotel Aryaduta Bali breaks standard by offering the largest guest rooms in the area. All the 178 rooms are thoughtfully designed for a family holiday, each one can accommodate two adults and two children. The hotel also provides one of the biggest wedding chapels in Bali, Reef Top swimming pool and bar with a view of Segara Beach, and versatile meeting spaces and conference facilities which include custom video walls. Standing adjacent to Lippo Mall Kuta, Hotel Aryaduta Bali is strategically located where Kuta Beach, Segara Beach and Waterbom Park are only a stone’s throw away. With the opening of the property, the hotel also introduces Henry’s Grill & Bar which becomes the latest addition to Kuta’s culinary scene. Located on the ground floor, the two-story restaurant offers dryaged home-style meats prepared on a special wood-fire grill.
Hotel Aryaduta Bali
Jalan Kartika Plaza, Kuta
Breakfast in Sanur
It has only been months since Bread Basket Baker Shop opened in Sanur, but the outlet surely has become the locals’ favorite place to start their day. With the tagline “home is where the bread is”, the restaurant serves selections of fresh gourmet bread made of natural ingredients created by skillful bakers. Bagels and sourdoughs are the stars of the house, and some other must-try items are Happy Hollandaise, Bread Basket’s style of Egg Benedict, Waffle Rumble, Arugula Fruit Salad and Cold Brew Cubes. Indulging breakfast here will surely boost the morning mood as the restaurant is designed with a homey atmosphere and is filled with freshly baked bread aroma. Serving an all-day breakfast menu, Bread Basket is also available in Kerobokan and Uluwatu.
Bread Basket Bakery Shop
Jalan Danau Tamblingan No. 51, Sanur
Care With Coffee
AYANA Resort and Spa, Bali proudly announced a special collaboration with the social enterprise Java Mountain Coffee. Together with United Nations, Java Mountain Coffee is committed to empower one million women coffee farmers and plant three million climate resistant coffees by 2030. This mission is in line with AYANA’s vision in supporting sustainable tourism, and that’s why the resort presents these biodegradable and compostable coffee capsules in their suites and pool villas. Guests can conveniently enjoy this fresh, micro-roast coffee sourced from Mount Batu Karu and Ciwidey mountains in the midst of their comfortable room. This also means that every sip of this coffee helps support the Women’s Empowerment Innovation Fund that focuses on financing Java Mountain Coffee’s Sustainable Program.
AYANA Resort and Spa, Bali
Jalan Karang Mas Sejahtera, Jimbaran, South Kuta
A Taste Of Mediterranean
Chachara, the latest restaurant by the ‘El Willy’ Fun F&B Group, makes an amazing place to casually dine and unwind under the stars. Set with a laid-back, modern design, the alfresco Chachara presents a number of delicious Mediterranean cuisines, courtesy of Chef Willy and his talented team. The dishes combine authentic cooking techniques with explosive innovation, and the use of the freshest local ingredients. Some of the must-try dishes are the Salmon TNT for an appetizer, Pollo alla Griglia (a chicken dish with crispy skin and tender meat) and Paella Valenciana with chicken, artichokes and rosemary for main courses. For a sweet closure, opt for the Las Locuras de Chachara, a dessert platter filled with heavenly delights. Don’t forget to pair your meal with the restaurant’s alcoholic drinks, like Chachara Mai Tai and Cherry Mary from the cocktail list.
Jalan Raya Batu Belig, Gang 2, Batu Belig
If you’re looking for a refined lunch in Ubud, Mozaic Restaurant Gastronomic should be on your bucket list. Taking place at the restaurant’s Workshop space, this gastronomic lunch will indulge you with a choice of five-course (Rp. 600,000++/person) or seven-course menu (Rp. 900,000++/person) – some of the highlights are Butter Roasted Javanese Pigeon with Toasted Spices, Fresh Nutmeg Pericarp and Fresh Belimbing Wuluh Confit and Coriander Seed Caramel. Available only from Thursdays through Sundays, this lunch is even more special with an interactive live cooking Chef’s Table where the chef explains each dish while cooking. Don’t forget to make a reservation prior to arrival.
Mozaic Restaurant Gastronomique
Jalan Raya Sanggingan, Kedewatan, Ubud
Now you have all the more reason to visit Four Points by Sheraton Bali, Kuta as the resort announces the opening of Gamelan Spa. Situated on the second floor of the resort, the spa welcomes both staying and non-staying guests its complete facilities, which include two single and one double treatment rooms with private showers, as well as a reflexology and manicure and pedicure deck. From body wraps and scrubs to full body massages, Gamelan Spa has them all – one of the must-try’s is the signature Gamelan Massage that focuses on soothing sore muscles. The spa uses locally-sourced natural and quality ingredients, such as virgin coconut oil, brown sugar, and homemade red wine scrub, which makes “me” time here even more special. Open every day from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., this spa is certainly one of the best spots to relax in the heart of Kuta.
Four Points by Sheraton Bali, Kuta
Jalan Benesari, Banjar Pengabetan, Kuta
Walk With Style
Spend your summer in style with “Glam”, the new sandals collection from Havaianas. Embellished with ornaments by Swarovski, the Glam series adds a glamorous touch to your casual outfit while hanging out with friends. Four new models are available, including the “Havaianas Luna Special” which features back straps or “Havaianas High Fashion Poem” that comes in a three-inch wedge and thong-styled straps. Choose your favorite Havaianas Glam and get ready to walk with style!
Situated just minutes away from Monkey Forest in Ubud, ARTOTEL Haniman-Ubud has officially opened its door to welcome every visitor. Providing 22 guest rooms, the hotel embraces privacy amidst its edgy design that incorporates fancy and funky style. Each room has a vibrant vibe with a unique mural created by Kemal Ezedine – his artworks are also displayed on some of the hotel’s open spaces, and is made comfortable with complete facilities such as a 49-inch LED TV and a Dolce Gusto Coffee Machine. ARTOTEL Haniman-Ubud also makes a new spot to unwind in Ubud with the opening of its Full Circle by EXPAT that serves dishes and drinks from breakfast until late, including quality coffee and cocktails. In addition, the hotel has a spa and a rooftop garden courtyard for a complete relaxing experience in Ubud.
Jalan Jatayu, Ubud