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”

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”

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”

 ‘GIVINGTALES’ – EXCITING NEW CHILDREN’S APP – AVAILABLE FOR YOUNG GUESTS AT INTERCONTINENTAL BALI RESORT

InterContinental Bali Resort is delighted to initiate in-room educational entertainment for its young guests, with the provision of a dedicated in-house TV channel, which will be delivering engaging and entertaining versions of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fairy tales for children, read out loud by celebrity narrators. This exciting new collection of animated stories, known as ‘GivingTales’ and supporting the UNICEF children’s charity, is a highly acclaimed children’s app that was launched earlier this year. In addition to its availability on InterContinental Bali’s Resort’s in-house TV…Continue Reading ” ‘GIVINGTALES’ – EXCITING NEW CHILDREN’S APP – AVAILABLE FOR YOUNG GUESTS AT INTERCONTINENTAL BALI RESORT”

IHG® FOUNDATION GIVES BALI LIFE FOUNDATION A GRANT OF US$17,000 TO SUPPORT THE UNDERPRIVILEGED

InterContinental Bali Resort is proud to be associated with Bali Life Foundation, a non-profit organisation with the vision to provide hope, dignity, and purpose to unprivileged people; especially to children who have been orphaned, abandoned, or rejected. This is done by providing basic needs, by teaching good morals and values, by providing training, and giving skills for the future. For the last few years, InterContinental Bali Resort has been actively involved in supporting Bali Life’s community activities and projects as well as providing training, work…Continue Reading “IHG® FOUNDATION GIVES BALI LIFE FOUNDATION A GRANT OF US$17,000 TO SUPPORT THE UNDERPRIVILEGED”

INTERCONTINENTAL BALI RESORT HONOURED FOR THE THIRD YEAR BY THE ‘WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS’ IN THE CATEGORY OF BALI’S LEADING MICE HOTEL

InterContinental Bali Resort has done it again! For the third year running the Resort has been named Bali’s leading MICE hotel at the 23rd annual World Travel Awards ceremony. The World Travel Awards are the highest accolades in the travel and tourism industry calendar today, acknowledging, rewarding and celebrating excellence across all sectors of the global travel and tourism industry. InterContinental Bali Resort is highly deserving of this prestigious award due to its modern meeting facilities and the expertise of its team in the coordination…Continue Reading “INTERCONTINENTAL BALI RESORT HONOURED FOR THE THIRD YEAR BY THE ‘WORLD TRAVEL AWARDS’ IN THE CATEGORY OF BALI’S LEADING MICE HOTEL”