Published 31 Aug 2017
The pool merges with a sea during sunset.
Synonymous with glamour, Seminyak Beach has prolonged been a stadium of bohemians, jetsetters and bon vivants…
Written by: RACHEL LOVE
In new years, a convolvulus carpeted shores stretching from Kayu Aya to a outdoor reaches of Petitenget, and beyond, have melded into beach clubs, private villas, musty hotels and stylish boutique resorts, of that one stands out, not usually in name – The Seminyak Beach Resort and Spa – though also in a acquire shun that it provides from a bustling universe outside. Here, scenic strand beauty and laid-back oppulance intersect to broach an eccentric code of comfort and pleasure, complemented by wealthy accommodation, fanciful facilities, oodles of space and beautiful gardens rolling out to a beachfront pool as good as an ocean-side pavilion for weddings and events.
The villa bathrooms are truly glamorous.
The Resort’s Sanje Restaurant also sits right beside Seminyak Beach, charity a untroubled uncovered knowledge with a tasty menu of Mediterranean fare, fused with spicy internal flavours. By night, candlelit tables and ambient live song or informative performances accompany themed buffets such as a Fisherman’s Night and a Balinese Night. Linked to a grill by twin humpback bridges, Sanje’s spacious cocktail loll is a ideal mark for savouring a mojito, perhaps, or a coconut martini opposite a backdrop of a Indian Ocean and nonetheless another mythological Seminyak sunset.
The relaxed Kahyangan ‘Heavenly’ Spa with a hand-painted murals.
The pattern and décor of a review is a matrimony of contemporary pattern and Balinese tradition, with a 106 guestrooms, including suites, villas and a penthouse, adhering to a thesis of dim joist floors harmonised with warm-toned furnishings and fabrics that camber a spectrum from burgundy around espresso to cappuccino. Guests can suffer garden and sea views from sunset-oriented chairs on private balconies, ensuite bathrooms are easily stocked with a excellent showering elixirs, and folks in a Ocean Suites can even admire a jaw-dropping perspective of a rolling waves from their indulgent prohibited tubs.
Fabulous dishes are served during Santan Restaurant.
Set within their possess private Balinese compounds, any of a one-bedroom pool villas offer as an disdainful breakwater for hibernating couples. The stylish blueprint facilities an open-plan vital space with bar and dining area, a bedroom with an en-suite sauce area and bathroom, a private 5 x 7 metre pool, a poolside decrease pavilion and an uncovered Jacuzzi. The complicated seat showcases effortless, purify lines, while forged flower motifs emanate seemly facilities above a bed. Meanwhile, a incomparable villa, finish with dual 7 metre pools to support a dual bedrooms, allows guest to suffer remoteness and peculiarity convenience time with family or friends.
View from a bed during a Oceanview Villa.
Klass Brass is a Resort’s Hemingway-inspired Whisky Wine Bar. Here, punters can chill to sentimental live jazz performances, while relishing a operation of signature whisky-based cocktails, curated wines, singular spirits, critical food offerings, and a ‘Thank God it’s After 8’ chocolate truffles pairing. With a giveaway éclat of a moist speakeasy decor, Klass Brass taps into a 1920’s/30’s vibe, that was an epoch deliberate by many to have been a golden-age of transport and discovery, when unfamiliar artists, writers, film makers, anthropologists and adventurers were drawn to Bali by a regretful captivate of an outlandish “Lost Eden” giveaway of a stresses and neuroses of what was entrance to be famous as “modern civilisation”.
These days, we can censure tourism for carrying remade Seminyak into a infrequently stressful “modern civilisation”, nonetheless it’s good to know that it’s still probable to retreat, within minutes, from a busy, buzzy heart of a movement to a distant some-more pacific Seminyak Beach Resort and Spa.