WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO VISIT BALI?

Bali is a wonderful place to visit year-round, complete with a collection of things to see and do that would suit any travel plan. The best time is not necessarily determined by the weather but by your own personal preferences, and the following factors will help you to decide what time of year will best fulfil your particular needs and expectations. • Rainy season Bali’s weather is typified by sunny, tropical days and balmy nights. It is mostly warm and humid with temperatures that range…Continue Reading “WHEN IS THE BEST TIME TO VISIT BALI?”

THE MOUNTAINS OF BALI

Bali sits directly on the world’s ‘ring of fire’, its famous volcanic mountains forming a craggy east-west backbone across the island. Mt Agung At 3,014 metres high, Gunung (Mount) Agung is Bali’s tallest and holiest mountain, its magnificent summit dominating much of the island. It is not surprising, therefore, that it is the dwelling place of the gods, with Pura Besakih, the island’s largest and most important Hindu temple located on its slopes and attracting both pilgrims and tourists. The Balinese treat this volcano with…Continue Reading “THE MOUNTAINS OF BALI”

Nyepi Day Experience at InterContinental Bali Resort

Take pleasure in a traditional Nyepi Day at InterContinental Bali Resort and be a part of all the customary rituals that this unique holiday entails. Relax in style as the entire island comes to a complete standstill on this revered day of silence to mark the beginning of the New Year. Our expert local  knowledge will ensure that your Nyepi Day is filled with enriching experiences. OGOH – OGOH PARADE Monday, 27 March 2017 5.30pm – 6.30pm In the lead up to NYEPI, Balinese community…Continue Reading “Nyepi Day Experience at InterContinental Bali Resort”

8 BALI’S BEST CULTURAL FESTIVALS

There is no better way to immerse yourself in the Balinese culture than by attending some of the island’s colourful festivals, which is when the true spirit and traditions of Bali come alive. These important features in the social landscape are either determined by the Balinese calendar, or are scheduled to take place during specific months each year. The great thing is that you can time your holiday to coincide with these events. Nyepi Nyepi marks the Balinese Saka New Year, and the way in which…Continue Reading “8 BALI’S BEST CULTURAL FESTIVALS”

THE TOP FIVE QUIET & PEACEFUL BEACHES OF SOUTHERN BALI

Just short drives from InterContinental Bali Resort are some of the island’s most idyllic beaches. Getting to them isn’t always easy as many of these out-of-the-way beauty spots are positioned at the base of towering cliffs. However, when you make the effort to get there, you will be rewarded with glorious views from the cliff-tops, panoramic vistas along the coastline, hidden coves, and secluded stretches of white-gold sand. Pock-marked with crystalline rock pools at low tide, these southern beaches are pounded by some of the…Continue Reading “THE TOP FIVE QUIET & PEACEFUL BEACHES OF SOUTHERN BALI”

CELEBRATE THE CHINESE NEW YEAR OF THE ROOSTER AT INTERCONTINENTAL BALI RESORT

At InterContinental Bali Resort, we invite you to join us in celebrating the most important festival in the Chinese calendar – Chinese New Year. Chinese New Year is a family affair, a time of reunion and thanksgiving, steeped in many traditions and themes of good luck, fortune, happiness, wealth and longevity. The New Year’s Eve feast symbolises family unity while honouring past and present generations. On New Year’s Day, families gather, clean their houses and sweep away bad fortune. 2017, the Chinese Year of the…Continue Reading “CELEBRATE THE CHINESE NEW YEAR OF THE ROOSTER AT INTERCONTINENTAL BALI RESORT”

INTERCONTINENTAL BALI RESORT LAUNCHES ‘ROOMS WITH A SOUL’ WHERE TRADITION MEETS LUXURY

InterContinental Bali Resort is renowned for showcasing the best of Bali, with the essential components of Balinese Hindu philosophies, imagery and symbolism prevalent throughout its design. The Resort follows the principals of ‘Tri Hita Karana’, which is the balance and harmony between the three sources of life – humans, nature and God, while the architecture also honours the sacred axis between the holy mountain and the sea. InterContinental Bali Resort now continues this tradition with a comprehensive guestroom redesign programme, which sets new standards for…Continue Reading “INTERCONTINENTAL BALI RESORT LAUNCHES ‘ROOMS WITH A SOUL’ WHERE TRADITION MEETS LUXURY”

RAISE A GLASS TO BEING GLUTEN-FREE AT INTERCONTINENTAL BALI RESORT

On a gluten-free diet? Here, at InterContinental Bali Resort, we understand your dietary restrictions, and guarantee that we will do our very best to accommodate your needs. We are proud to announce that this service extends to our bar menu, with a new gluten-free cocktail list, which will be launched in January 2017 at Sunset Bar & Grill. Navigating the gluten–free liquor shelf can be a challenge, especially as the myths and misconceptions about gluten and alcoholic beverages are as common and as numerous as…Continue Reading “RAISE A GLASS TO BEING GLUTEN-FREE AT INTERCONTINENTAL BALI RESORT”

STAY, SHARE, AND WIN 1,000,000 IHG REWARDS POINTS

STAY, SHARE AND WIN 1,000,000 IHG REWARDS POINTS! This 1 Million Bonus points are worth of 22 nights at InterContinental Bali Resort or 16 nights at the famous InterContinental New York Times Square or the iconic InterContinental Carlton Cannes and also at more than 4600 IHG hotels and resorts. All you have to do is to book and stay in our newly refurbished Singaraja Room, and simply by doing what you’re good at capturing an amazing image of the new room, then share it! More…Continue Reading “STAY, SHARE, AND WIN 1,000,000 IHG REWARDS POINTS”

INTERCONTINENTAL BALI RESORT ENHANCES ITS RAW FOOD MENU  IN RESPONSE TO CUSTOMER DEMAND

More and more people are turning to raw food diets in order to achieve optimum health, while many others recognise the wellness benefits of consuming raw foods for at least part of the time. At InterContinental Bali Resort, we are pleased to incorporate a range of raw food dishes into the menus of both Jimbaran Gardens and Bella Cucina. Our aim is to provide guests with the option of fresh, local, sun-ripened fruits and vegetables, and delicious unprocessed foods, which provide the body with the…Continue Reading “INTERCONTINENTAL BALI RESORT ENHANCES ITS RAW FOOD MENU IN RESPONSE TO CUSTOMER DEMAND”