Best Bali Resorts You Should Visit With Your Whole Family

21st April 2023

Bali is known for a lot of things. But perhaps top of mind would be world-class beaches, and it’s more than 20,000 pura or shrines, which is understandable since Bali is home for two religions – Hinduism and Buddhism. Now you know why it is also popularly called the Island of Gods.

But just to set the record straight, Bali isn’t just one, but three islands in total. With this, expect your dream vacation three times the fun, especially when you’re with the fam!

Below are some of the best Bali resorts that you can definitely enjoy with the kids that you can typically reach via Bali airport transfer services like the one at

Hilton Bali Resort

Resting at the top of a cliff that’s around 40 meters, this could be one of the best views of the Indian Ocean you could ever experience. This resort promises to give your whole family the enjoyment and pampering that you all deserve with its 30-meter water slide, four swimming pools, and a sand lagoon.

Adults are in for a treat with its infinity pool and cabins or cabanas that are included in its executive lounge, as well as spas, saunas, and restaurants. You also can momentarily enjoy ‘me time’ since it offers babysitting service.

On the other hand, children aged between four and 12 years will surely have the time of their lives with the mini treetop playground situated in the outdoor area that also includes a wall-climbing feature and a trampoline.


Grand Mirage Resort & Thalasso Bali

When you are looking for a resort that you can have fun with the family, but at the same time, you would love to have some time apart from the kids, then this beach resort in Tanjung Benoa, Southern Bali, can be your go-to place. This resort boasts of its restaurants (eight of them), two bars, spas, and water sports.

Kids can enjoy different children-friendly activities such as the ones found at the ‘Family Paradise’ located at the wing part of this place. Here, they can have the time of their lives with a wide selection of kid activities that are very safe and secure.

Kids club, playgrounds, and pools with water slides are some of the things to keep them entertained while the parents are taking the opportunity to have a romantic dinner by the beach. When the children have exhausted themselves from playing, there are designated sleeping areas around, which is really cool.

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InterContinental Bali Resort

Another resort that is within a 10-minute drive from an airport, particularly the Ngurah Rai International Airport, this luxury resort is conveniently nestled on the beach facing the Jimbaran hotels. This gives you unrestricted access to the different attractions the island can offer, like various scenic destinations, shops, and restaurants.

This tropical haven is situated on the beachfront with lush tropical gardens. It boasts itself of having a pure Balinese architecture within all of its tropical landscape of 14 hectares, highlighted by modern features and amenities. This is truly one authentic Balinese experience that’s one for the books.

Be in awe of the view of the Jimbaran Bay and the stunning sunsets from the main pool, which is one of its six in total that also includes a kid’s pool of 10 meters. The children can also find worthwhile activities in the Planet Trekker’s clubhouse like arts and crafts, internet cafe and library, and other outdoor recreation and entertainment.

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Prime Plaza Suites Sanur

If you can’t wait to get your feet literally soaked in water, then Prime Plaza Suites Sanur won’t keep you waiting. With just 25 minutes from the airport comes this stunning resort awaiting your family, big or small, to try its amenities and accommodations.

These include fully-furnished rooms that are complete with living, dining, and kitchen rooms. It’s like a home away from home. Just this time, it’s a beach. Enjoy the Balinese spa, and it even offers recreational activities like cooking classes.

For the kids, they can be in for a major treat. Say hello to ‘Camp Splash! Fun Park’ where young ones and ‘young once’ can fully enjoy. It has a water slide that is 30 meters long, and it also has a wide array of kids’ games like darts, table tennis, and air hockey.

It also offers movie viewing through big screens and high-tech stations where the youngsters can enjoy video games through PS3 and Wii. But of course, who could miss swimming and basketball?


Bali Dynasty Resort

This resort is probably the nearest that you can get when in the Kuta side of the airport, with just

10 minutes drive. A staple for all resorts are the swimming pools for adults and kids, with the latter’s complete with amenities that they will surely love like a water fun park and slides.

Adults, on the other hand, you can enjoy dining experiences through its six restaurants or do bar hopping with their five bars. Shop around the place as it is scattered with different shopping establishments and specialty stores that showcase Balinese arts and crafts.

If relaxation is your perfect kind of holiday, get that perfect tan by the beach while everyone else is doing their thing. After all, what is Bali without its beaches and bikinis?


Mara River Safari Lodge

Not all kids would enjoy beaches and pools, and they can always enjoy video games at home. If you want to give them an experience of a lifetime, a safari-themed vacation at the heart of Bali – the Mara River Safari Lodge would be a perfect gift.

It would seem like an odd offering since Bali is best known for its beaches, but do not let it fool you. Get that African Safari encounter and still get that water-themed experience in this four-star lodge.

This is probably the closest you can get to rhinos, lions, zebras, ostriches, and others all at the same time without going to Africa. The best part of it all is that you can experience all of these while enjoying a sumptuous meal at a restaurant, with nothing separating your family from these wild animals but a glass screen.


Parting Words

Taking a holiday vacation isn’t just to escape from your hectic schedules and to take that much needed ‘stress detox.’ It can also be a perfect way to bond with the family, especially with the kids, since you most likely don’t have much time back home.

While it’s impossible to take back all the lost times, taking this much-needed break overseas away from your usual activities to spend this once-in-a-lifetime experience is more than enough to make up for them. And surely, Book one of the many Bali tour packages and treat your family big time!