Where to stay for Bali’s Silent Day 2020
On 25 March, Bali is on a standstill for 24 hours. Enjoy the unique peacefulness of the island's day of silence from the comfort of its best hotels.
Bali has a unique way to celebrate its Nyepi “New Year”. Nyepi is the Balinese day of silence. According to the Balinese calendar, Silent Day or Nyepi in 2020 is celebrated on 25 March starting at 6am to 26 March at 6am. For one day out of the year, no vehicles are allowed on the street and lights are kept at the barest minimum – for Nyepi is meant to be the day of self-reflection and meditation. Visitors are expected to obey the tradition and staying in a comfortable hotel room is a great option during this time. All of the following Nyepi stay packages run from 24 March to 26 March.
Bali Dynasty Resort
Unwind and recharge during Nyepi celebration at Kuta’s family-friendly resort. epicure readers receive a special price by using promotion code “EPCNYEPI20” upon booking at www.bdr.pphotels.com. A stay at Deluxe Room starts from Rp1,370,000/room/night and a stay at the spacious Family Room for two adults and two children starts at Rp2,385,000/room/night. Both include daily buffet breakfast, one-time Chinese Buffet Lunch at Golden Lotus Chinese Restaurant, free entrance to the Kids Club and Teens Club, and various daily complimentary activities for the hotel guests. Be sure to stop by at the newly revamped Gracie Kelly’s Irish Pub for a pint or two.
Jl. Kartika Plaza, Kuta. Tel: +62 361 752403
The Stones – Legian, Bali, A Marriott Autograph Collection Hotel
With an enormous pool and 303 spacious guest rooms, The Stones – Legian, Bali offers a relaxing Nyepi Day getaway for the whole family. Starting from Rp3,999,999/room/night, enjoy a two-night stay with special meal inclusions of daily breakfast, lunch and dinner buffet for two persons. Soak up the sun by the pool or join the yoga, cooking and mixology classes at additional cost. One child up to 12 years old can stay and dine for free. Booking can be made through www.stoneshotelbali.com with promotion code “D60”.
Jl. Raya Pantai Kuta Banjar Legian Kelod, Legian. Tel: +62 361 3005888
The ANVAYA Beach Resort Bali
With 493 rooms across seven room categories, two main dining venues, and an elegant Balinese-inspired design, The ANVAYA makes for a soothing respite during Nyepi celebration. Stay at the Deluxe Room for Rp1,930,000/room/night and receive a complimentary upgrade to the luxurious Premier Room. The Nyepi package includes a one-time buffet dinner on Nyepi Day for two persons as well as 15 percent discounts at Sakanti Spa and any consumption in all of the F&B outlets. Stay active during your stay by joining the complimentary morning yoga and pilates classes or join the cultural activities such as woodcarving and Balinese offering making. For reservation, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jalan Kartika Plaza, Tuban. Tel: +62 361 2090477
Montigo Resorts Seminyak
Enjoy a cosy respite at one of Montigo Resorts Seminyak’s 128 well-appointed rooms and suites. Located in the heart of Seminyak, the resort is made of an all-day dining TIIGO Restaurant, Montigo Spa, and a fully-equipped Tilo Kids Club for children aged four to 12 years old. The Silent Day Package starts at Rp2,900,000/room for two nights and inclusive of daily breakfast for two persons, complimentary lunch and dinner at TIIGO Restaurant on 25 March, complimentary family picture in Balinese outfits and access to Tilo Kids Club, as well as adult and children-friendly activities throughout your stay. For reservation, please e-mail email@example.com
Jl. Petitenget, Seminyak. Tel: +62 361 3019888
Banyan Tree Ungasan Bali
Disconnect and relax in the luxury of your own private villa at Banyan Tree Ungasan Bali. With a starting rate of Rp10,633,500/villa for two nights, experience an intimate escape in one of the pool villas. The special package includes one-time full-board meals on 25 March. Use the opportunity to check out the resort’s dining outlets, either the legendary Ju-Ma-Na Restaurant & Bar or Tamarind Restaurant with its signature Balinese cuisine. Self-love pampering at Banyan Tree Spa is also not to be missed during your stay.
Jl. Melasti, Banjar Kelod, Ungasan. Tel: +62 361 3007000
Plataran Canggu Bali Resort & Spa
Spend a romantic two-night stay at One Bedroom Private Pool Villa at Plataran Canggu Bali Resort & Spa. The Nyepi Serenity Getaway package is available at Rp6,500,000 with inclusions such as a 60-minute massage at Padma Spa, private return airport transfer, daily breakfast and afternoon tea, as well as complimentary activities based on the resort’s schedule. Situated just outside the hustle and bustle of Canggu, the lush resort offers an intimate sanctuary to rest and relax. For reservation, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Jl. Pengubungan, Banjar Silayukti, Kuta. Tel: +62 811 3882280
TANJUNG BENOA & NUSA DUA
With a beachside location, four expansive pools and lush tropical garden, Conrad Bali is the kind of resort that you wish for when you want to have a relaxing holiday. Stay at the resort’s recently refurbished rooms and suites with its direct pool access or stunning ocean views. Have a pampering treatment at Jiwa Spa, join the vigorous sport and cultural activities, and indulge in the resort’s five gourmet outlets’ offerings. Starting from Rp1,830,000/night/room, book your preferred accommodation and receive a complimentary room upgrade and one time Nyepi Day Buffet Dinner for two persons by mentioning promotion code “NYEPI2020” upon reservation. For reservation, please e-mail Reservation@ConradBali.com
Jl. Pratama 168, Tanjung Benoa. Tel: +62 361 778788
Grand Hyatt Bali
Set amidst a verdant tropical landscape and languid lagoons, a stay at Grand Hyatt Bali is definitely a treat for the whole family. With five large swimming pools, three tennis courts, the Bay Club Fitness and Health Centre and a myriad of activities, there is endless fun to be had during a two-night stay. Experience Nyepi in the comfort of the resort’s Grand Room for Rp2,038,000/room/night including daily breakfast and one-time dinner. Rest assured that a tasty gourmet experience awaits at all of the restaurants, bars and lounge in the resort – be it at the Italian restaurant, Salsa Verde or Nampu Japanese Restaurant. For reservation, please e-mail email@example.com
Kawasan Wisata Nusa Dua BTDC. Tel: +62 361 771234
Hyatt Regency Bali
Celebrate Nyepi in style at Sanur’s favourite address. Set amidst nine hectares of verdant landscape, the beachside resort offers a quintessential Balinese getaway experience. Hyatt Regency Bali invites you to experience solitude in style with a Nyepi stay package available at Rp4,400,000/room for two nights. It includes daily buffet breakfasts and a dinner on the Nyepi evening at Omang Omang. Enjoy the resort’s facilities and complimentary activities, book a pampering session at Shankha Spa, and luxuriate in a quiet respite for two nights with your loved one. For reservation, please e-mail DPSBL-Reservations@hyatt.com
Jl. Danau Tamblingan No.89, Sanur. Tel: +62 361 281234
Tanah Gajah, a Resort by Hadiprana
Starting from Rp6,600,000/room for two nights, indulge in The Art of Silent Day offer at Tanah Gajah, a Resort by Hadiprana. The picturesque boutique resort has created a list of memorable experiences for the inclusions such as a one-time hot air balloon ride and 25 percent off selected treatments at The Spa at Tanah Gajah. Enjoy the perks of Club Benefits which include personal butler service, daily a la carte breakfast, afternoon tea and sunset cocktails; yoga classes, and many more. This offer only valid for Indonesia citizens and KITAS holders. For booking, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Jl. Goa Gajah, Tengkulak Kaja, Ubud. Tel: +62 361 975685
The Westin Resort & Spa Ubud, Bali
Located 20 minutes away from Ubud’s city centre, experience tranquillity in this recently opened resort. Swim in the picturesque infinity pool and enjoy a myriad of wellness programmes and activities on offer. Starting from Rp4,000,000/room for two nights, experience comfort in the Deluxe Room and use the complimentary access to the Westin Family Kids Club, The Westin WORKOUT® fitness studio, as well as sunrise and kids yoga sessions. The Nyepi package also includes daily nourishing breakfasts at Tabia for two persons and dinner for two on Nyepi Day. Embrace the stillness of the lush surrounding and embark on a restorative journey for the mind, body and soul. For reservation, please e-mail email@example.com
Jalan Lod Tunduh, Banjar Kengetan, Ubud. Tel: +62 361 3018989
Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort
Lombok has always been a popular Nyepi escape. With its beachside location and panoramic ocean view, Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort offers a Nyepi package starting from Rp1,500,000/night/room. Enjoy special inclusions such as daily buffet breakfast for two persons, one-time afternoon tea at the resort Indonesian beachfront dining, Senja; complimentary breakfast for up to two children below 12 years old, and one-hour bicycle use. Use the 20 percent off benefit at Laguna Beach Spa and 20 percent off on food and beverage during your stay. A late check-out until 4pm is also available. For reservation, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Jl. Raya Senggigi Km8, Senggigi, Lombok. Tel: +62 370 6933333