Where to Stay for Nyepi: Bali’s Day of Silence 2024

Dimas Ponco


Immerse in the stillness of Balinese Nyepi Day to self-reflect, connect, and reinvigorate at these hotels and resorts curated by epicure.

The Balinese traditional calendar marks the beginning of a new year on 11 March 2024, when the island will enter a day of complete stillness. During the Day of Silence or Nyepi Day, the island turns into a vast space of tranquillity for 24 hours as the locals use the opportunity to self-reflect, leaving the streets empty, the lights out, and the airport traffic paused. Visitors can partake in this cultural event with hotels across Bali extending exclusive Nyepi Day staycation packages to respect the island’s spiritual journey while enjoying unparalleled comfort.

Alila Seminyak

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Bask in the calmness during Balinese Silent Day at Alila Seminyak

Nestled along the pristine shores of Bali’s southwest coast, Alila Seminyak offers a refined retreat in the lively area of Seminyak, where it shows a calmer facet during Nyepi Day. Indulge in the tranquillity of Balinese Silent Day as you immerse yourself in the serene atmosphere from 10 – 12 March, starting with the vibrant Ogoh-Ogoh parade on 10 March. Experience a journey of peace and reflection with Alila Seminyak’s Awe-Inspiring Serenity offer starting from Rp4,200,000/room/night, with a minimum two-night stay.

Delight in the simplicity of each morning with a complimentary daily breakfast, setting the tone for a day of serenity. As dusk falls, savour the delightful semi-buffet dinner for two, crafted to tantalise your taste buds and elevate your experience. Moreover, enhance your stay with an additional Rp500,000 credit for non-alcoholic F&B offerings as you extend your retreat to three nights. Embrace the tranquillity of Nyepi and create cherished memories in the heart of Bali.

For more information and reservations:

email seminyak@alilahotels.com | contact +62 361 3021 888 | visit here

COMO Uma Canggu

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Partake in numerous wellness activities on Silent Day at COMO Uma Canggu

The placid oceanside haven in Canggu emphasises a series of expert-led wellness activities in its Nyepi Day special package, Serenity Retreat. Deriving from the essence of Nyepi Day, where profound stillness propels connection with self, COMO Uma Canggu invites guests for rebalancing Qi Gong sessions with the Qi Gong guru, Peter Caughey, and Sound Journey sessions with wellness practitioner Josephine Costain.

Available for stays between 10 – 12 March with prices starting from Rp7,640,000/room, the offering includes a two-night stay, daily breakfast for two, expert-led wellness sessions, Sunday Brunch for two on 10 March at COMO Beach Club, a lunch or dinner for two during stays, and kids’ activities at Play by COMO.

To let the guests bask in quietude and connect with the surroundings, the Qi Gong sessions are set to commence at sunrise on COMO Beach Lawn, while Sound Journey sessions are held in the yoga studio. Guests are also encouraged to partake in traditional ceremonies, enjoy vibrant art and music, and savour the gourmet delicacies to fully immerse themselves in the extraordinary cultural experience.

For more information and reservations:

email res.uma.canggu@comohotels.com | WhatsApp +62 811 3821 4845 |contact +62 361 620 2218 | visit here

Hilton Bali Resort

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Learn traditional art of Balinese Offering through “Canang & Gebogan Making” session at Hilton Bali Resort

Experience profound serenity during Balinese Day of Silence at the idyllic Hilton Bali Resort through its Bali Blissful Silence Nyepi Day package. Witness the captivating Ogoh-Ogoh parade and Kulkul Parade with your little ones and discover the traditional art of Balinese Offerings through “Canang & Gebogan Making” workshops, creating beautiful offerings used in Balinese ceremonies. Indulge in a restorative Vinyasa yoga session or gently stretch your muscles with aqua stretching. Your journey also includes visiting a local temple, a serene sunset yoga experience, and daily resort activities for all ages.

With a rate that starts from Rp5,520,000/room/night, this exclusive offer encompasses King One Bedroom Pool Villa accommodation, daily breakfast for two adults and two children under 12 years old, a one-time In-Room Dining Picnic Box dinner on 11 March, complimentary Wi-Fi access, access to the Kids Club and Fitness Center, and daily resort activities for a minimum stay of two nights. For an elevated dining experience, upgrade your dinner at Grain restaurant for an additional rate of Rp250,000/room for two.

For more information and reservations:

email hiltonbali.info@hilton.com | contact +62 361 773377 | visit here

Hotel Indigo Bali Seminyak Beach

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Have a peaceful Nyepi Day retreat in Seminyak at Hotel Indigo Bali Seminyak Beach

During Silent Day, even Seminyak— the famously known lively area on the island- is serene and calm. Hotel Indigo Bali Seminyak Beach has curated an exclusive Nyepi Day room package, Seminyak Serenity, to embrace these peaceful moments. With a stay period available from 10 to 12 March, the package is priced at Rp3,200,000/room/night. Immerse yourself in the magic of Seminyak amidst the 4,8 hectares of lush foliage and benefit from daily breakfast for two, a delectable dinner on Nyepi Day, a 20% discount at selected F&B outlets, and access to the resort’s special Nyepi activities.

Choose from 289 elegantly appointed rooms, suites, and villas to house your rejuvenating retreat. Indulge in diverse culinary experiences at the resort’s F&B outlets, unwind at the award-winning Sava Spa, and partake in curated resort activities. Special Nyepi Day activities include Breathwork, Vinyasa Yoga, and Ancient Surya Namaskara (Sun Yoga) for adults, while little guests can partake in engaging activities at the Kids & Art Station. Both adults and children can sign up for quality time together at Balinese Dance Lesson, Balinese Dress Up, Ogoh-Ogoh Painting, Ogoh-Ogoh Parade, and Fun Games sessions on 10 – 11 March.

For more information and reservations:

email hotelindigobali.reservations@ihg.com | WhatsApp +62 812 3819 9200 | visit here

Jumeirah Bali

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Embrace the Nyepi Day’s tranquillity at Jumeirah Bali

Carve out a sanctuary of serenity in a Balinese palace-inspired haven as the island falls silent for Nyepi Day at Jumeirah Bali. The resort’s Stillness and Tranquility Nyepi offering invites guests to immerse in a meticulously crafted two-night experience to foster inner peace and tranquillity. Book before 10 March to stay between 8 and 14 March for a minimum of a two-night stay, with a price starting from Rp9,012,500/night, and get the opportunity to rejuvenate during the sacred day.

The package offers a comprehensive inclusion, beginning with a complimentary daily breakfast for two adults at Segaran Dining Terrace. Guests of two can proceed to benefit from a one-time dinner on 11 March to create indelible Nyepi moments. Pamper yourself in an extra 30-minute sensory indulgence as you book a 60-minute treatment of your choice at Talise Spa. Embrace the tranquil rhythm of daily yoga and meditation sessions, or invigorate your body at the world-class fitness centre. End every day during your stay with a brisk walk at Dreamland Beach, which you can easily access from the resort.

For more information and reservations:

email jbareservations@jumeirah.com | WhatsApp +62 811 3891 1612 | visit here

Kappa Senses Ubud

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Canang Sari making at Kappa Senses Ubud

There is something mystical about Ubud that always makes it a prime destination when it comes to Balinese cultural immersion. Drawing from that spirit, the French luxury resort Kappa Senses Ubud invites visitors for a three-day-two-night respite during Nyepi Day, surrounded by Ubud’s bucolic charm. Starting from Rp3,200,000/night for a stay at the Jungle Suite, the package comes with extensive inclusions such as daily breakfast, a one-time Balinese rijstaffel dinner on Silent Day, a one-time afternoon tea, and a one-hour session of Balinese or Aromatherapy massage at OmTara Spa by Clarins. Guests can also partake in rejuvenating activities such as yoga and meditation through complimentary Kappa Instants curated activities on 10 – 12 March.

The invitations extend to foodies seeking authentic fares during the sacred day. The resort’s Silent Day rijstaffel dinner starts from Rp950,000/two persons on 11 March from 6pm – 9pm. Savour the traditional Assorted Crackers with Sambal Ijo and appetisers like Rujak Buah, Gegecok Timun, and Lumpia Udang. Whet your palate with Ares Bebek before diving into the main highlights, such as Iga Sapi Bakar Kecap, Sambal Goreng Udang, Tuna Sambal Matah, and more to be served with steamed rice. Ending the gastronomic journey is the sweet Dadar Gulung, Puding Bulung, and Kue Lupis. To ensure a seamless experience, reserve a table and book a room for the Nyepi Day offerings at Kappa Senses Ubud before 29 February.

For more information and reservations:

email info.ubud@kappasenses.com | WhatsApp +62 811 3800 1555 | visit here

Renaissance Bali Nusa Dua Resort

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Experience a rejuvenating retreat at the Renaissance Bali Nusa Dua Resort on Nyepi Day

The grand Balinese theatre-inspired resort in Nusa Dua, known for its spacious accommodations and coveted dining venues, runs a special Silent Day package that appeases the whim. Escape to the exclusive precinct of Nusa Dua and stay at Renaissance Bali Nusa Dua Resort through its Renew and Rejuvenate package from 10 to 12 March. Book for a minimum of two-night stay and benefit from the satiating inclusions such as complimentary daily breakfast for two adults and two children featuring a sumptuous breakfast buffet. Guests will also be granted F&B credits of Rp750,000/day to enjoy at any of the resort’s dining outlets.

Indulge in luxurious tranquillity for this year’s Nyepi Day at Nusa Dua, starting from Rp2,650,000/room/night. With the serene Nusa Dua coast as your backdrop and the breathtaking panorama of the Indian Ocean stretching as far as the eye can see, immerse yourself in unrivalled peace. Delight in five-star facilities and services alongside an array of family-friendly activities, offering the perfect opportunity to reconnect on this holy day of renewal. Use promo code ‘ZE2’ upon your booking at the website.

For more information and reservations:

email rhi.dpsnd.reservations@renaissancehotels.com | contact +62 361-209-2888 | visit here

Renaissance Bali Uluwatu Resort & Spa

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Experience serenity while honouring the sacred day during your stay at Renaissance Bali Uluwatu Resort & Spa

The Marriott Bonvoy’s premium property in Uluwatu welcomes travellers and visitors of the island to bask in the calmness during the Balinese Day of Silence. Framed by the ocean panorama and the island’s tropical greenery, Renaissance Bali Uluwatu Resort & Spa promises a serene space for those seeking to immerse in the cultural event and enjoy hospitality without worrying while the island is on pause.

For a price that starts from Rp2,325,000/night (for two persons), the Silent Retreat in Uluwatu room package at Renaissance Bali Uluwatu Resort & Spa pampers guests by the morning light with daily breakfast for two at Clay Craft Restaurant and an exclusive Nyepi Buffet dinner for two on 11 March. Delve deeper into Balinese culture by joining Balinese Cultural Activities during Nyepi Day and benefit from free admission to the Tree House Kids Club for the little ones. Each room features a private balcony and ample space to ensure premium comfort, equipped with complimentary internet connections across the premises.

The offer is available to book for a staying period from 10 to 12 March, with a minimum requirement of a two-night stay. Use the promo code ‘S4B’ upon booking.

For more information and reservations:

email dpsuw.reservation@renaissancehotels.com | contact +62 361 200 3588 | visit here

Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort

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Celebrate Balinese cultural richness at Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort

There is something magical about the Balinese Day of Silence, where the island just collectively shifts to a meditative state and celebrates the cultural richness, and that is what Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort channelling through The Silent Escape room package. From 10 – 12 March, the Nusa Dua five-starred abode welcomes guests to its enchanting premises for a special rate of Rp3,100,000/night (minimum of two-night stays). The comprehensive package includes daily breakfast, one-time lunch, and dinner for two adults and one kid under 12 on 12 March.

The magic remains at Kwee Zen, where Kolaborasa, a dining collaboration event, showcases delectable local fares such as Ayam Betutu Gilimanuk, Babi Guling Karya Rebo, and WAHAHA Pork Ribs, for Rp699,000/person for dinner and Rp399,000/person for lunch. Add a vigorous pursuit to your Nyepi Day retreat by joining an exclusive fitness session by the professional choreographer Eric Limans. Join the festive Pengerupukan Ceremony on 10 March, featuring the Ogoh-Ogoh parade, marching from Kecak Ballroom to Gamelan Ballroom.

For more information and reservations:

email H9078@sofitel.com | WhatsApp +62 811 3869 354 | visit here

The Anvaya Beach Resort Bali

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Practice mindfulness on the sacred day at The Anvaya Beach Resort Bali

Arguably, nothing is better than commemorating the mystical Nyepi Day at Kuta, the island’s cultural hub. Drawing from that spirit, The Anvaya Beach Resort Bali is committed to accommodating visitors seeking a dwelling during the sacred day while still being in touch with the beauty of the tradition. From 10 – 12 March, the resort runs an exclusive Nyepi Bliss three-day, two-night package with inclusions that keep you intact with Balinese rich tapestry.

Book the package for Rp5,000,000/room, where you will be accommodated to a two-night stay in the resort’s Deluxe Room, with a daily replenished mini bar, daily breakfast for two, a special Nyepi Day lunch for two as well as Nyepi Day dinner for two on 11 March, where local flavours take centre stage. Guests are invited to appreciate the serenity of the Silent Day with mindfulness practice through yoga and meditation. Meanwhile, little guests can learn about Balinese culture through colouring sessions, dance lessons, temple tours, and traditional crafts.

For more information and reservations:

email reservation@theanvayabali.com | contact +62 361 2090 477 | visit here

The Apurva Kempinski Bali

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Reconnect with your authentic self through wellness activities during Nyepi Day at The Apurva Kempinski Bali

The stillness during Balinese Day of Silence makes it the best time for one to reconnect with oneself. The Apurva Kempinski Bali invites guests to retreat and take the opportunity to reconnect at its lavish abode through the Ultimate Serenity Nyepi Day room offering. Starting from Rp3,500,000/room/night for a minimum of two-night stay from 10 – 12 March, the package offers daily breakfast for two, a one-time lunch for two at Pala Restaurant and a one-time dinner for two at Candi Ballroom, both on 11 March, and access to Nyepi wellness programme and activities. Children under six stay complimentary to the package, sharing the inclusions.

Beyond the luxurious amenities, embark on a transformative journey with “The Art of Listening to Ourself,” a program co-created with Bali Usada. This unique experience will guide you during the Nyepi Day period to explore the concept of the ‘7 senses,’ fostering deeper self-awareness and empowering you to live a life aligned with your authentic self.

For more information and reservations:

email reservation.bali@kempinski.com | WhatsApp +62 811 3970 262 | visit here

The edge Bali

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Clifftop escape on Balinese Day of Silence at The edge Bali

Perched atop the cliff in the southern part of the island, The edge Bali boasts a highland haven overlooking the Indian Ocean, an idyllic place to self-reflect during the Day of Silence. Catering for guests on this year’s sanctified day, the resort offers a Cliffside Silent Package where guests are invited to a pampering three-day-two-night stay with all-encompassing features to surrender. Book before 10 March for stays between 10 and 12 March.

Opt between a one-bedroom villa (starts from Rp25,000,000) and a two-bedroom villa (starts from Rp38,000,000) as your dwelling and enjoy complimentary daily breakfast and a floating breakfast at your private infinity pool. Don’t miss the resort’s gourmet offerings with a complimentary lunch and dinner where international favourites with local produce will tantalise the tastebuds. The package includes a one-time sunset cocktail, a one-time 60-minute spa massage session, VIP access to the oneeighty day club, and access to The club where guests can play bowling, pool games, tennis, and karaoke. Enjoy a seamless stay as you will be privileged to 24-hour butler service to cater for your needs.

For more information and reservations:

email reservations@theedgebali.com | contact +62 361 847 0700 | visit here

The Stones Hotel – Legian, Bali

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Indulge in a pampering retreat during Nyepi Day at The Stones Hotel – Legian, Bali

Renowned for its top-notch hospitality and proximity to the celebrated Kuta Beach, The Stones Hotel – Legian, Bali welcomes guests to immerse in a cultural sojourn on Nyepi Day through its Silent Retreat package, curated by the resort’s director of operations, Aris Kurniawan. Engage in Balinese traditional activity while enjoying a reinvigorating indulgence amidst the island’s iconic area.

On the eve of Silent Day, join the time-honoured Pengerupukan ceremony where the paper maché, Ogoh-Ogoh, makes its appearance. The package includes daily breakfast and a 15% discount for spa treatments booked during your stay, which aligns with the resort’s devotion to Tri Hita Karana— a traditional Balinese philosophy. The Silent Retreat package can be booked from 23 January to 10 March for stays during Nyepi Day on 10 – 12 March.

Additionally, extend your stays at the resort post-Nyepi Day with the Rejuvacation stay package, available to book from 24 January to 31 November for stays between 26 January and 23 December. The package comprises a three-night stay or longer, daily breakfast for two, daily bottles of beer for two, and a one-time 30-minute Reflexology session to ensure complete rejuvenation throughout your stay.

For more information and reservations:

email reservations.stones@marriotthotels.com | WhatsApp +62 811 3860 465 | visit here (for Silent Retreat) and here (for Rejuvacation)

*Prices are subject to government tax and service.





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