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Pullman Bali Undergoes Facelift
Offering a modern and stylish experience to its guests, Pullman Bali Legian Nirwana unveiled a major transformation of its Ocean View Premium Deluxe Room. The newly renovated rooms feature a contemporary design to incorporate the Pullman brand experience in the resort’s warm atmosphere. Evoking a sense of elegance, these Premium Deluxe Rooms come with a cosy balcony boasting a breathtaking view of the ocean and dazzling sunset of Kuta beach.
Pullman is excited to bring a new and vibrant experience of the Pullman brand into the resort to cater the new generation of cosmopolitan travellers. To allow guests to immerse in relaxation, each room is equipped with a LED smart TV and cable channels, seamless Wi-Fi with high speed internet connection, bathtub and rainfall shower, yoga kit and safe deposit box. Pullman Bali also keeps guests’ wellness in their focus with pampering spa therapies at Tjakra 7 Spa, while Pullman Fit Lounge operates around the clock with the latest generation of cardio and weight-lifting equipment. This distinctive frangipani-shaped hotel features the renowned Infinity Pool Bar (IP Bar) with a spectacular view of the Indian Ocean, the tropical garden swimming pool and a kid’s pool.
Riviera Brunch at Sofitel Bali
Sofitel Bali has recently re-branded its signature restaurant, Cucina, and is ready to unveil its latest iteration, embracing the region’s atmosphere, food and culture. Riviera Brunch invites you to indulge in even more splendid arrays of culinary offerings, with added food stations that will also include popular French, Italian and Mediterranean cuisine, as well as fresh and light seafood selections.
Be prepared to travel to the south of France with white decorations and paintings adorning the venue interiors. With an a la carte selection and culinary treats, the ambiance of the Riviera Brunch will be more alfresco, which allows you to feel that fresh ocean and summer breeze. Tunes played by a live band keep the atmosphere fun and classy. Riviera Brunch will be available at Cucina every Sunday, from 11 AM to 3 PM with prices starting at IDR 599,000++ per person.
Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort
ITDC Complex Lot N5, Nusa Dua
+62 361 8492888
The Anvaya’s Nightly Entertainment
Offering more than just food to entertain your taste buds, Anvaya has recently announced their regular weekly night performances starting last month. Guests will be spoilt with live Acoustic and Jazz performances at Sands Restaurant and spectacular Balinese Dance performances at Kunyit Restaurant. Check out Babylon Night at Sands every Tuesday, unfurling along the majestic Indian Ocean accompanied by playful acoustic music from 6 to 9:30 PM.
Those who like to immerse themselves in culture can explore Kunyit on its Cultural Night every Wednesday featuring a cultural dance and a fire dance. On Saturday, beautiful Balinese girls and local communities will perform the marvellous Barong and Legong from 7 PM onwards. For further information and reservation kindly contact the resort directly.
The ANVAYA Beach Resort
Jalan Kartika, Tuban, Kuta
+62 361 759991
Ayana’s Shopping Arcade
Inspired by Indonesia’s rich cultural heritage and complemented by the cosmopolitan taste of Ayana’s loyal clientele, the cliff-top resort recently launched an expansive shopping hot-spot. Designed to give hotel guests as well as visitors a more comprehensive shopping experience, Ayana’s new shopping destination is located between the resort’s lobby and the famous Rock Bar, offering 12 new handpicked boutiques where shoppers can now find the very best of Bali’s coveted products all in one stunning place.
The outlets gracing shoppers include: Uluwatu Shop – handmade Balinese lace; Parang Kencana – Batik clothing; Muse Salon and Hair Dresser; Bali Zen – home decoration and accessories; White Door – wedding gowns; L’atelier – perfume creation; By The Sea – fashionable resort apparel; Mughal – carpets and accessories; Cabe Putih – jewellery and antiques. Ayana’s famous boutique will also be situated at the new arcade, alongside a traditional ice-cream and yogurt eatery, as well as a designer nail salon.
Ayana Resort and Spa Bali
Karang Mas Estate, Jalan Karang Mas Sejahtera, Jimbaran
+62 361 70 2222