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The best family hotels in Bali

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(Last updated on: 16/09/2022)

What are the best family hotels in Bali?

Bali is on everybody’s bucket list. Blue skies, white sand and endless sunshine; long days relaxing by the pool or exploring volcanoes, temples and more – there’s so much to do in this part of Indonesia, and it’s the perfect place for the holiday of a lifetime. And you can take your family! Here are the best family hotels in Bali…

Hard Rock Hotel, Kuta

For music and celebrity-loving families, the Hard Rock Hotel is a sure fire winner. A trusted brand who take care of their customers, Hard Rock are brilliant. The rooms have music memorabilia on the walls, there’s a Jamie Oliver Kitchen on site as well as the Starz Diner, the signature Hard Rock Cage and also the Centerstage Bar. Plenty of options!

The hotel has a kids/teens club, fitness centre, spa and the largest free-form outdoor pool in Bali. There are rock climbing walls, a sand island and plenty of room to relax. With free WiFi and free parking, private bathrooms and minibars in every room and the Ngurah Rai International Airport just 10 minutes way by car, it’s no wonder that the Hard Rock Hotel tops this list of the best family hotels in Bali.

Bali Dynasty Resort, Kuta

With Kuta Art Market just 900 yards away, this is a fantastic resort. It has six restaurants and five bars, live entertainment every night and a 24-hour front desk so you’ll be taken care of no matter what time you arrive. There’s a playground for the little ones, and your teenagers will be pleased to know they can rent a PlayStation or laptop. There are daily activities, too! These include cooking lessons, sports and aqua aerobics. 

There are various room sizes including the family studios which sleep five – bunk beds, a sofa bed and a double bed. And the hotel has various pools, too. One of them has water slides, which is bound to impress the thrill seekers in your family! With a shopping mall, waterpark, various beaches, a harbour and temples nearby, this is one of the best family hotels in Bali as it’s just so convenient.

Padma Resort, Ubud

If you want to immerse your family in all of the lush greenery Bali has to offer, then this is the place to do it. You’ll feel like you’re stepped into a utopia. And past guests really rate it for a family stay; rooms have soundproofing, free WiFi, an iPod dock and more. Each room has an en suite, too. There are various pools, a play area, so much space to relax and beautiful scenery to look at while you enjoy your time at one of the best family hotels in Bali.

There is a shuttle bus to Ubud centre too. With a palace, market, temples and a museum as well as the nearby monkey forest and so much nature within reach, this is a great area to stay in when visiting Bali as a family!

Grand Hyatt Bali, Nusa Dua

Right in the center of Nusa Dua, this is easily one of the best family hotels in Bali. With eight dining options and five different pools, you’ll find something to please even the fussiest family members! There is a kids club and playground, private beach access and free WiFi. The hotel has a gym and spa, free parking on site should you be doing your very own road trip, and so many more amenities. 

There is an airport shuttle, and the hotel staff speak various languages. The front desk is manned 24 hours a day should you ever need anything, and tours can be booked here too. With activities such as canoeing, tennis, water sports, cycling and more you’ll never get bored at the Grand Hyatt!

Novotel Bali, Nusa Dua

If you want something a bit smaller, opt for here. With a spa and various dining options, a pool and a lagoon pool, you’ll love the Novotel here. Rooms have private balconies, private bathrooms and plenty of amenities. There are accessible rooms, free (and secure!) on site parking and a wide variety of activities. These include cycling, movie nights and more.

The Novotel offers a kids club, child-friendly entertainment and babysitting services. There is an outdoor play area and books/DVDs available for little ones and older kids alike. And should you have any special dietary requirements in the family, these will be more than catered for. So you can just relax!

Holiday Inn Resort, Benoa

Another brand you know you can trust: Holiday Inn. They offer Adventure Suites with themed areas perfect for little ones. Think bright colours, soft edges and cartoon characters. And with high scores for cleanliness and comfort, you can feel confident bringing the whole family here. These suits have their own dining area, en suite bathroom, minibar, games console and so much more to offer.

With free WiFi, free parking and kids TV, there is so much to ensure your family have the best time here. The Holiday Inn, Benoa has an indoor and outdoor play area, a babysitting service should you choose to use it, and plenty of other ways to make you and your family feel right at home. It’s definitely one of the best family hotels in Bali…

So there you have it – the best family hotels in Bali. This part of Indonesia has SO much to offer, and its perfect for kids and grown ups of all ages. Whether you want to relax by the pool for days on end, shop ’til you drop or explore the endless wildlife – you can do so, and know you have a safe and comfortable family-friendly hotel to snooze in at night…

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