Compared to its neighbour Kuta, Seminyak can be considered as classier, trendier and more modern. If you wanna be hip, Seminyak is where you need to be. Swanky new bars and super awesome villas are popping up non-stop. From the great restaurants to the famous beaches, there are endless activities to choose from but fear not, we’ve got you covered! If you are wondering about what to do in Seminyak, take a look at our top picks below:
1) Get your coffee at Revolver
Start your day with the best coffee in Seminyak at Revolver! With its cosy interior and great offerings, this place is highly recommended by both locals and tourists alike. They serve delicious food as well so don’t worry about going hungry.
You might have to hunt around a little to find this gem, but it is definitely worth it!
Revolver, Jl. Kayu Aya Gang 51, Seminyak Bali 80361
3) See the art at Nyaman Gallery
Nyaman Gallery showcases art from up-and-coming Balinese and Indonesia artists. There are a huge number of pieces on show including wearable art, hand-blown glass, paintings and sculptures, most of which are available for sale.
This is a great place to visit if you are interested in the local art scene or just want to pick up a unique souvenir!
Nyaman Gallery, Jl. Raya Basangkasa No.88, Seminyak Bali 80361
4) Do your shopping at Jalan Laksmana
Jalan Laksmana (also known as Jalan Oberoi and an extension of Jalan Kayu Aya) is one of the main roads in Seminyak. This is a shopping haven where you will find a a mix of local indie stores and big brand names that offers a vast selection of trendy pieces and the latest fashion.
We suggest starting at Seminyak Square, with Jalan Kayu Cendana to your left, and head up towards Jalan Basangkasa (for more worthy shopping), or the reverse.
5) Treat yourself to a spa session
Pamper yourself with a relaxing spa session at either Bodyworks or Prana Spa, both which are highly-rated. With an array of spa treatments available, choose one that suits your needs and budget.
You will definitely feel rejuvenated and your body will thank you!
6) Cocktails at Mrs Sippy
Mrs Sippy is one of the newest hotspot located in the heart of Seminyak. With its open-air restaurant, stylish bars and huge turquoise pool, you can easily spend your time swimming, tanning and drinking from day to night. Once you have worked up an appetite, enjoy their fresh salads, succulent seafood and pizzas, prepared by their team of international chefs.
There is even a five-metre jump tower which allows you to get a bird’s eye view to this trendy watering hole – no drone necessary.
Mrs Sippy, Jl. Taman Ganesha, Gang Gagak 8, Seminyak Bali 80361
7) Challenge yourself at Totem Room Escape
Be sure to make a reservation to avoid disappointment as there are limited rooms available!
Totem Room Escape, Jl. Kayu Aya No. 27, Seminyak Bali 80361
8) Check out Seminyak Beach
Take a casual stroll along the iconic Seminyak beach and just take in the view, or you can enjoy a serene experience with a horseback ride on the beach. If you want something more active, there are many watersports available such as surfing and windsurfing. Lessons are also held by many surf schools if you are interested in learning!
9) Spend your evening at METIS
In possibly the island’s most sophisticated setting, you have the opportunity to dine and drink while enjoying a a romantic atmosphere with candlelight at night. Savour the innovative and fresh French Mediterranean dishes as you are seduced by the magnificent surrounding.
Try their famous “La Côte de Boeuf’’ with the whole table and pair it with a bottle of wine!
METIS, Jl. Petitenget No.6, Seminyak Bali 80361
10) End your night at Mirror
Party into the wee mornings at Mirror Lounge & Club! With its fancy cathedral-like decor and neon laser lights, this is one of the fanciest clubs you will come across. Check their event schedule to catch some of the world’s best DJs spinning here!
Mirror, Jl. Petitenget No.106, Seminyak Bali 80361