This brand new resort established in November of 2014 is Holiday Inn’s latest resort edition to Bali. The extra large pool at Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa stretches from the entrance of the hotel and ends with an infinity pool looking onto Benoa Beach. It boasts two swim-up bars and has a small water park with a slide for the kids. There are rooms you can book with a patio that opens directly into the pool. With three restaurants to choose from along with numerous local eateries just steps from the hotel, you won’t go hungry staying here.
Take it all in with your room with a view
The rooms at the Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa will remind you that you’re in paradise with their blue beach motif. From the bright colored paintings on the wall to the colorful accents on the bed and couch, you will feel relaxed whether you are at the pool or hanging out in your room.
The bathroom has a large rain showerhead to bathe you after a long day in the water. Don’t miss waking up early up to watch the sunrise while you sip tea or coffee from your private balcony.
Pamper yourself at the Tea Tree Spa
This is a must-do while you’re there. All treatments are in your own private suite, with a separate changing room with a shower for after you finish your program. Although this is a high-end spa, the prices won’t break the bank, with massage packages starting at 295,000 IDR (22.44 USD) for a 45-minute foot or head massage and up to 645,000 IDR (49.07 USD) for a 60-minute aromatherapy massage.
Most sessions start with a foot soak and scrub to relax and prepare you for your massage. Tip: Get the Batur Stone Massage! It’s 90 minutes for 495,000 IDR (37.66 USD) You won’t be disappointed! Also, if you go in the morning, they have early bird discounts off your massage of choice.
Indulge your taste buds at one of Holiday Inn’s three restaurants
Nudi Beach Bar is right on the beach with a swim-up section from the pool. The menu consists of both Western and Indonesian fare, with a happy hour menu from 4 - 8 PM with specials on pizza and cocktails. Open from 10 AM to midnight, The Pasar Market Café is a great place to eat a nice breakfast in the morning, grab a sandwich to go in the afternoon, or stop in for a nice dinner in the evening.
Pasar Market Café appeals to everyone with serving international fare. Open 6:30 AM to 11 PM,. Duke’s Pool Bar is an excellent choice if you’re hungry but don’t want to get out of the pool. Offering light snacks and a daily happy hour, it’s the place to be when you want to chill while staying in the water. It is open from 10 AM to 10 PM.
Stay for free with Holiday Inn reward nights
Want to stay for free? Join Holiday Inn’s amazing rewards program. For every stay at one of their 12 brands you earn points towards free stays. Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa is only 25,000 points a night. There are also two other IHG brands on Bali (Holiday Inn Express and Intercontinental) that range from 15,000 points a night to 35,000 points a night.
If you stay in hotels often, this is an attractive way to get your accommodations in Bali for free and use the money you saved for important things, like a massage at the Tea Tree Spa!
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