10 Best Places to Party in Bali that should be on your bucket list
Looking for a place to shake a leg in the Indonesian party capital? With its bustling nightlife, Bali has everything from rooftop bars, pool parties, underground clubbing cellars to stunning beach clubs.
Here are ten of the coolest places to unleash the party animal in you.
1. Potato Head Bali
Potato beach club has the reputation of being the go to place if you want to party in Bali. It’s a swanky beach facing place with a big lawn and stylish sunbeds to lounge about. It has a sea facing infinity pool where you can go for a dip while enjoying a sunset over the beach. If you don’t want to get wet, then check into one of their numerous indoor bars and sip on some cocktails or beers while grooving to live DJ music.
2. Sky Garden Rooftop Lounge
The sky garden is one of Legian’s most popular places to party. A lit up rooftop venue, cold beers and funky beats spun by a live DJ makes it a cool hangout for the night owls. The complex has about 8 pubs under one roof, so you are spoilt for choice. The bar on the roof top serves the choicest of drinks. Don’t miss out on the triple vodka fruit shaker that comes in six different flavors. To top it all, they have a lip-smacking value for money buffet that you should definitely give a try.
3. Mirror Bali Lounge and Club
Mirror Bali Lounge is one of Seminyak’s stylish and premium clubs with an ambience unlike any you have seen. The interiors of the club will remind you of a cathedral due its gothic design, stained glass windows and towering ceilings. The hi-tech laser lighting in a set up like this makes it one of the coolest places to show off your moves. They regularly have late night parties with international and local DJ’s thumping out groovy numbers.
4. Finns Beach Club
If you are looking to chill in the night with a few drinks in the company of nature, then Finns beach club will take you by surprise. Sitting on the beach, Finns beach club has sea facing loungers where you can laze around with a drink in hand. Go between 6 to 7 pm and enjoy happy hours with a 50% discount. If you are up for it, go for a swim in the infinity pool or even better, the sea. The lovely bamboo structure of the club ensures that every guest is treated to a stunning sunset while listening to soothing tunes.
5. Bounty Club
Bounty club is the legendary nightclub of Bali, wildly popular for its wet and wild parties. It mostly attracts a young crowd who want to drink bucket loads of booze and party without limits – yes alcohol is sold in buckets here. The club’s exteriors are inspired by a ship with its front structure resembling a hull and sail masts glowing with white LEDs. A typical night here starts with Balinese dances and fire shows before the club comes alive with glittering disco balls and DJ’s playing out pumping music. Themes vary from foam parties, drinking competitions, pool competitions, fashion shows, go-go dancers, muscle shows, and lip-synching drag queens.
6. Cocoon Beach Club at Double Six Bali
Cold bintangs, sun lounges, neon lit infinity pools, delicious tapas and soothing tunes – that’s your escape from the crowded clubs of Seminyak. The cocoon beach club can serve as chill out party club or turn into a romantic night with your special someone. It has the perfect ambience to just kick back and relax with a beer in hand. You can even pamper yourself with a luxurious spa treatment in your very own private cabana. They have happy hours every day from 4 pm to 7 pm, so get there early and enjoy their icy cold cocktails.
7. VH Bali – Velvet and Hypnotized
Set foot into the glamorous VH Bali and get hypnotized by glitzy female models turned international DJs spinning out earth shattering numbers. The club has a lovely open deck with large grey cushioned loungers where you can lose track of time starring at the panoramic views of the horizon. The drinks menu is impressive from the traditional to creative ones which act as perfect sundowners. Start the evening by dining on the cozy decks watching the sunset and as the night kicks in, let your hair down and party hard.
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8. El Kabron – Spanish Restaurant & Cliff Club
El Kabron is easily the most picturesque party place in Bali. It’s perched on the edge of a 50 meter high cliff and has unparalleled views of the ocean. Throw in some sangrias, comfortable bean bags, a turquoise infinity pool, tasty tapas and live music in an open air terrace and you have a night to remember. You can have intimate candle-lit dinners in a sleek dining room or choose to dance to the tunes of international DJs as the sun goes down in hues of orange and red.
9. Koh Bali
Koh Bali is inspired by Berlin’s underground clubbing scene where you can dance the night away in a small bunker style warehouse. The underground cellar is an explosion of sound and hi-tech laser works where DJs play all kinds of groovy numbers. If you are tired of strutting your stuff, then you can take a break at the bar and outdoor terrace which has a quaint European ambience.
10. Karma Beach Bali
Set amidst a stunning cove, the location of this beach is one reason why you should definitely go there. With a star-lit sky and the waves kissing your feet, the venue for some music and cocktails cannot get better. On Monday nights, a giant screen is set up on the beach and you can watch a movie on comfortable reclining sofas with lit up lanterns for ambience. It’s the ultimate luxury night time experience that you must experience