Seminyak Beach Nightlife
What to Do at Night in Seminyak Beach
Sophisticated and chic nightlife spots in Seminyak complement the stylish fashion boutiques, dazzling galleries, luxury spas and classy dining spots of the day. Most of the venues serve as dining spots by the day, and function as nightlife hangouts as the sun goes down.
Even though there aren’t as many nightlife spots in Seminyak as in Kuta, most of the lounges and clubs offer elegant interior design with their daybed facilities, poolside bars, lively performances, sexy dancers and extensive array of fine quality cocktails, martinis, wines, champagnes and vodkas. Well-known international DJs twirl the tables to fill the air until dawn.Read More
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All Nightlife in Seminyak Beach
Akademi Bar describes itself as a “center of mixology” and true enough, this elegant venue does offer some of the most innovative cocktails on the island. The cocktail bar is located at the lobby of the Katamama Resort in Seminyak, and is headed by award-winning mixologist Dre Masso. The venue also regularly hosts visiting mixologists and collaborates with some of the best restaurants in Bali to create sublime dining experiences complemented by their awesome cocktail creations.
Besides the photogenic drinks, Akademi Bar offers eye candy with its sleek décor, which includes striking stone countertops, and of course, an endless array of prime liquor bottles lining the walls. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 10:00 - 01:00
- Location: Jalan Petitenget No 51B at Katamama Hotel
- Tel: +62 361 4737979
Bahiana is a French-owned salsa bar and is located in a two level building designed in warm colours and inspired by Cuban decoration. Don’t miss their weekly theme party and live salsa performances. Bahiana offers plenty of creative cocktails and rum to cheer up your night.
Baker Street Social is a modern-day speakeasy located in Bali’s trendy neighbourhood of Seminyak. The bar specializes in craft cocktails and artisanal spirits and regularly hosts international mixologists. Located just above Shearlock Barbershop on Jalan Petitenget, the second-floor venue is easily missed by passers-by, which only adds to the bar’s vintage charm. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 20:00 - 03:00
- Location: Jalan Petitenget No. 17, Seminyak, above Shearlock Barbershop
- Tel: +62 (0)811 386 5869
- Website: http://www.facebook.com/bakerstreetsocial
Another notable mention on the bubbly nightlife scene in Bali is Bali Joe, which is only a stone’s throw away from Mixwell, and which also makes up the LGBT-friendly scene of this Seminyak strip. Bali Joe presents lively dancers climbing onto the bar tops as the night matures, together with lip-synching queens at the separate stages within bar throughout the evening. Drag queens in heavily ornate costumes take their position and do their moves to entertain the audience, which is a good mix of both gays and straights. In line with its cabarets, it also presents its celebrity lookalike contests, drawing the best ‘Beyonce Knowles’ and ‘Marylin Monroe’s from all over to this compact venue.
- Location: Jalan Camplung Tanduk (Dhyana Pura) no.8, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 847 5771
With an inviting blue centrepiece pool surrounded by white sun loungers, Cocoon is a striking venue on the corner of Jalan Double Six, the legendary beach street famous for its hangouts and nightlife in southern Seminyak. Cocoon has taken over the scene, attracting crowds to its bar, restaurant and beach club. A cool pool retreat with sea views and embroidered traditional Balinese parasols by day, Cocoon serves Asian fusion and Mediterranean cuisine and offers a great chill out scene with innovative cocktails to match the sunsets. Read More...
- Location: Jalan Double Six No.66, Blue Ocean Boulevard, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 731 266
Da Maria Bali is a trendy Italian restaurant which promises to bring a generous doze of Capri into Seminyak, which is often regarded as the culinary hub of South Bali. Headed by restaurateur Maurice Terzini, the osteria style spot offers classic Italian dishes, a touch of disco and a carefully designed decor in white and blue hues, perfectly echoing the fresh ocean breeze of the Italian coast. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 12:00 - 15:00 (lunch), 17:00 - 22:00 (dinner), 22:00 - 01:00 (late night pizza and disco)
- Location: Jalan Petitenget No. 170, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 934 8523
- Website: http://www.facebook.com/damariabali
Double-Six Rooftop is one of the signature venues at the Double-Six Luxury Hotel in Seminyak, which has literally taken to new heights the legacy of the late Double-Six Club that closed in the same spot at the brink of 2011. Now attracting an upmarket crowd, the expansive 1,700sqm luxurious rooftop space welcomes you to lounge away while taking in spectacular 180-degree views over Seminyak’s coastline and sunsets, while enjoying creative cocktail selections.
The bar’s edge is one of the most coveted spaces at Double-Six Rooftop as it offers the very best views. This perimeter has round lounge pods with cushions and pillows that comfortably seat up to nine, set within Read More...
- Opening Hours: 15:00-22:30
- Location: Double-Six Luxury Hotel, Jalan Arjuna No. 66, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 734 300
- Website: http://www.facebook.com/doublesixrooftop
The latest addition to the ‘most unique’ bars in Bali is Frankenstein’s Laboratory, located on Jalan Camplung Tanduk, which is also Bali’s foremost street for exciting nightlife. It is where you get to experience the Halloween atmosphere throughout the year and not only in the month of October. Zombies, vampires, monsters, mummies… and humans, all mingle together in this ghoulishly themed spot for fun. Besides its monster themed cocktails and dishes, the place also presents its Dancing Dead Cabaret. Think Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ video clip. The Dancing Dead Zombie Cabaret is held nightly, raising the dead from 20:00 onwards. Read More...
- Location: Jalan Camplung Tanduk no.6, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 731 622
Galaxy Sports Bar
The Galaxy Hotel (formerly known as Bali Globe) is the home of The Galaxy Bar that has been operating since 1999. The place is ideally located less than a 10-minute drive from Seminyak’s main road. Here, you can enjoy your night in the friendly atmosphere of their stylish cocktail bar and lounge.
The bar will please sport lovers and the resident DJ will transform this place into a nightclub from 22:00 onwards. For a tr uly entertaining live show, every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 11pm, The Galaxy Bar presents sexy fire dancers. Be sure to get the special ‘buy two get one free’ deal for local Bintang Beer on those nights.
Koh Bali is the island’s main hotspot that is inspired by the renowned underground clubbing scene of Berlin, and where you can dance your long nights away to regular house, techno house and deep house. The Seminyak nightclub is the brainchild of two Sydney pals: Dane Gorrel, owner of legendary watering hole Abercrombie Hotel, and fellow DJ Matt Weir of the popular S.A.S.H dance club. The joint is helmed by chief resident jock and music director James Taylor. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Thu 22:00-04:00; Fri-Sat 23:00-05:00
- Location: Jalan Camplung Tanduk No.15X, Seminyak
- Website: https://www.facebook.com/kohbali/
Ku De Ta is one of the most prominent hotspots on the island, oftentimes considered the trendsetter for upscale nightlife and beach dining venues in Seminyak, inspiring other similar enterprises all over the island. The black-clad staff and the unique layout featuring a main restaurant area, a dedicated bar, a centrepiece lawn bordering the beachfront where all special events take place, and a special private loft for secluded VIP-style moments, all combine to give this one-stop dining and chill-out spot its island- and nationwide reputation. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 08:00 - midnight
- Location: Jalan Petitenget, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 736 969
- Price Range: Pricey
- How to get there: Follow the main road of Petitenget; the venue is located at a curve beside the area of the Petitenget temple on Seminyak Beach.
La Favela Bar and Restaurant in Bali welcomes you to a different kind of bar and dining scene on Seminyak’s main Kayu Aya road. Since opening in 2013, it has become very popular thanks to its quirky vintage design, drawing much inspiration from the namesake urban scenes of Rio, hence its name. It’s open for lunch and dinner, but most come late and stay on for its chilled vibes, when the heavily decorated dining rooms and cosy corners look their best, each with different sets of antiques and art from the owner’s personal collection.
Entering La Favela, you are greeted to semi-indoor gardens covered by dense foliage, with artificial waterfalls Read More...
- Opening Hours: Mon-Sun 12:00-03:00
- Location: Jalan Kayu Aya No. 177x, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 730 010
- Website: http://www.facebook.com/La-Favela-Bali-120321401484354
Mirror Lounge and Club welcomes night owls to its hip lounge and party venue on Seminyak’s main Petitenget route, which comes with a difference. The venue’s interiors and overall design is akin to a Gothic cathedral, but with glittery mosaic-like wall décor, stained glass windows and towering ceilings that are matched with futuristic laser lighting systems to give you one of the coolest and most immersive spaces to dance your late evenings away to industrial, deep bass, to house and hip-hop.
Part of a Jakarta-based dining and nightclub management company, Mirror Lounge and Club reminds us of the big clubs up in the capital city. It regularly peps up its Read More...
- Opening Hours: Wed-Sat 23:00-04:00
- Location: Jalan Petitenget No.106, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)811 3993 010
If Seminyak’s well-established venues don’t get you grooving enough, you might want to check out this latest addition on Jalan Petitenget that specifically caters to lingering clubbers who still have the oomph to dance into the wee hours. Mint Bali is now the go-to place for late evening drinks and after-dinner gatherings with friends. This watering hole has gradually built momentum with steady crowds and regular agendas featuring resident and international guest DJs. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Thu - Sat, 22:00 - 03:00
- Location: Jalan Petitenget 919, Seminyak
- Tel: +62(0)361 4732 884
One of the leading gay bars in Seminyak, Mixwell is also home to one of the best drag cabarets on the island. Christina Aguilera, Whitney Houston, Lady Gaga and many more lookalikes blast through the glimmering curtains lip-syncing hits together with oiled-up guys with ripped abs dancing to the beat. The shows are upbeat and are featured nightly to a crowd comprising a good mix of locals, visitors and expatriates. Performers usually go around through the venue, walk onto the bar and actively interact with the guests while singing, adding more fun to the scene. It gets more exciting near midnight and well into the wee hours with sexy go-go dancers and DJs spinning go-happy beats .
- Opening Hours: 15:00-03:00
- Location: Jalan Camplung Tanduk (Dhyana Pura) no.6, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 736 846
Modicum Gastronomy & Artisan Bar is a chic watering hole in Seminyak channelling the glitz and glamour of the roaring 1920s. Featuring artisanal cocktails and delicious tapas, the bar offers an elegant alternative to the noisier bars along the coastline. The design gives a distinct nod to the roaring twenties with dark wood panelling, a sleek bar piled high with top-shelf spirits, and a soundtrack of smooth jazz playing in the background. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 18:00 - 03:00
- Location: Jalan Kayu Aya Laksmana Oberoi, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)819 9932 0888, +62 (0)812 3999 3456
Motel Mexicola is a colourful and quirky Mexican bar and restaurant down Jalan Kayujati. It’s just a minutes’ walk from La Lucciola and Petitenget temple, and a stone’s throw from Sense Hotel Seminyak. Visitors from Sydney may be familiar with this partnership between The Bucket List and Rojo Rocket, who serve a range of tostadas, tacos and ceviche created by Veracruzian Chef Alejandro Urbina. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 11:00 - 01:00
- Location: 62 (0)361 736 688
OPIVM (pronounced Opium) Bali is a two-storey nightclub located in Seminyak, where you can party away with exclusive VIP bottles and shisha services courtesy of personal table butlers, available in selected areas of the club. The club’s soundtrack is mainly house music and techno, and international DJs and other artists are featured regularly. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 22:00 - 04:00
- Location: Jalan Camplung Tanduk (Dhyana Pura) No. 7, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)819 1642 1224
Paris Cat Jazz Club brings the sophisticated sizzle of European jazz clubs into the tropics. The club is the Bali outlet of the Paris Cat Jazz Club in Melbourne, which established itself as one of the go-to venues within the Australian jazz scene. Here on the island, the club is centrally located in the partying hub of Seminyak, offering night owls a fresh break from the pumping techno and EDM of the nearby nightclubs. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Tue - Sat 19:00 - 01:00
- Location: Jalan Petitenget, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)819 99368347
- Website: http://www.facebook.com/pariscatbali
Potato Head Beach Club Bali is a novel addition to the Seminyak nightlife scene, boasting an impressive central structure designed by renowned Indonesian architect, Andra Martin, composed of antique teak Indonesian shutters forming an elliptical amphitheatre.
International DJs and celebrities take the stage that stands in front of a backdrop of the Indian Ocean, while lively crowds graze over the 500sqm lawn. Occasional bar tables and setups surround an infinity pool. The venue also features dining choices through its adjacent Potato Head Bistro and a bar. Read More...
- Highlights: International guest DJs, bands and performers, sprawling lawn venue
- Opening Hours: 11:00 - 02:00
- Location: Jalan Petitenget 51B, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 473 7979
The Red Carpet Champagne bar is Bali's counterpart to the one in Singapore, which provides guests and crowds a venue to celebrate in glamour. Every single patron are treated as a celebrity here, and served with exquisite service by waitresses ('Champagne Ambassadors') in private jet, air-stewardess-like attire.
And most importantly, Red Carpet stands up to its name, serving a wide variety of Champagnes to choose from. The venue boasts the largest collection of Champagnes on the island, as well as a great selection of cocktails, wines, spirits and beers.
The Champagne Ambassadors serve complimentary canapés every 15 minutes to accompany your choice of Champagne, with music videos playing in the Read More...
- Location: Jalan Kayu Aya (Laksmana) 42C, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 737 889
Ryoshi House of Jazz
Ryoshi is a Japanese restaurant on Jalan Raya Seminyak, but also serves as a gathering place and a jamming venue for a lineup of musicians. The venue features select bands and artists, from all over Indonesia and Asia and brings them to music lovers for their listening pleasure. Guest stars from all over the world are regularly featured also. Diners enjoy fresh and fine Japanese cuisine and sit back and enjoy the live tunes.
- Opening Hours: Mon - Sun, 11:00 - 24:00
- Location: Jalan Raya Seminyak no.17, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 731 152
- Cuisine: Japanese
- Price Range: Affordable
Sea Vu Play (previously Baba’s at Hu'u) is brings a maritime-themed setting to Seminyak's Petitenget dining and nightlife scene. This colourful nautical venue is a great spot for dining, drinking and even parties, where you can come in casual beach to bar attire or dress up with your dancing shoes. Throughout the openly spaced venue, there are many large tables that can accommodate groups and families. Off the menu are juicy pork ribs and grilled octopus, to selections listed under the 'Captain's Choices' ranging from mezzas to sharing seafood platters. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 16:00 – 02:00
- Location: Jalan Petitenget, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 473 657 6
Single Malt Bar at IZE Seminyak is one of Bali’s most unique bars, boasting the most extensive selection of whiskeys on the island. The bar is the alteration of the upper level lounge and cocktail area of Meja Kitchen, and has become one of the main spots for chilled out evenings in Seminyak, with week-long agendas comprising 2-for-1 promos on special drinks, special ladies’ nights, and a host of live DJs playing everything from blues, soul, rock to house and modern techno. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Mon-Sun, 18:00-01:00
- Location: Ize Hotel, Jalan Kayu Aya 68, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361) 846 69 96
The Orchard Bar & Restaurant is a popular gastro pub tucked away on a quiet side-street in the trendy neighbourhood of Seminyak. The venue is best known for hosting energetic live music gigs three nights a week, attracting both local and international acts onstage.
Loved by locals and visitors alike, the Orchard Bar & Restaurant prides itself for being ‘a home away from home’ and offers a hearty menu of British pub favourites, from mashed potatoes to steak sandwiches and beyond. Also, look out for The Orchard’s classic Sunday roast, available every Sunday between 13:00 and 21:00. The IDR 150,000 (USD 11) price also includes a glass of beer or Read More...
- Opening Hours: 08:00 - 00:00
- Location: Jalan Nakula, Gang Baik No. 99x, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)857 8941 9634
U Paasha Rooftop Bar offers a refreshing break from the busy streets of Seminyak, with a real wow-factor provided by the bar’s massive swimming pool in U Paasha Seminyak Bali luxury boutique hotel. The pool is surrounded by cushions and beanbag chairs, with views overlooking the rooftops of Seminyak offering a unique perspective to the chicest neighbourhood in Bali. Unlike many other hotel pools in the area, U Paasha Rooftop Bar is open to drop-in visitors as well as in-house guests. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 11:00 - 22:00
- Location: Jalan Laksmana No. 77 at U Paasha Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 8465977
Ultra Beach Bali 2015 is next up on the Ultra Worldwide Asian calendar, the global tour of the renowned electronic music brand, set to rock the Potato Head Beach Club in Petitenget, Seminyak this September 24-25. Its bumper line-up of big-name EDM DJs includes Alesso and Skrillex.
Bali is among the destinations after South Korea, Japan, Macau and Bangkok, and before heading off to The Philippines for its final leg. The main venue at Potato Head is to gear up with cutting-edge stage production together with stunning laser and visuals and most importantly, quality sound systems to pump out the tracks from the heavyweight performers. Read More...
- Location: Jalan Petitenget 51B, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 473 7979
Vin+ Wine & Beyond specialises in all things wine in the heart of Seminyak. Part wine store, part restaurant and lounge, Vin+ originally started in Jakarta and is widely regarded as a pioneer when it comes to sourcing quality wine in Indonesia. The venue in Seminyak houses a whopping 18,000 bottles of wine in 250 different varieties. Besides wine, Vin+ Wine & Beyond also offers an impressive selection of spirits and sake. If you don’t feel like bracing the traffic of Seminyak, Vin+ Wine & Beyond can deliver throughout South Bali.
Vin+ Wine & Beyond’s dining area is open for lunch and dinner, offering Indonesian and international cuisine and, of Read More...
- Opening Hours: 10:00 – 00:00
- Location: Jalan Kayu Jati No. 1, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 4732377
Waroeng Bonita is not only a great place to savour delicious Indonesian and western cuisine in Seminyak, it is also a go-to place for its colourful cabarets. Best time to go with good company is Friday nights, when your dinner gets interrupted with a surprise performance of gorgeous ladyboys in lavish costumes lip-syncing to exotic songs, from Arabia to India, and occasionally belly dancing to the rhythms. The fun bit is that most of the performers and their accompanying dancers are interactive, descending from the small stage onto the dining hall and inviting you to dance along. One of the particular themes it is known for is its ‘Baliwood Extravaganza’ when the dancing mood is on.
- Location: Jalan Petitenget 2000x, Seminyak
- Tel: + 62 (0)361 731 918
The Whiskey Lounge Bali is a part of the ever-hip WooBar at Seminyak’s W Retreat. The exclusive beach club is divided into different sections that offer a little something for everyone. After enjoying a round of sunset cocktails at the sky deck, a spiralling staircase will lead you down to the Whiskey Lounge. This underground venue is not exactly what you’d expect from a traditional whiskey den – you will find no leather armchairs or heavy cigar smoke here. Instead, the lounge is a chic watering hole for the young and beautiful, with exposed concrete walls adding a feel of urban chic into this beachfront venue. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 10:00-01:00 (Sun - Mon)
10:00-02:00 (Fri - Sat)
- Location: Jalan Petitenget at W Retreat & Spa
- Tel: +62 (0)361 3000106
W Retreat Bali’s WooBar has become one of Bali’s most happening nightspots, featuring a regular agenda of world-class gigs. Not only is it one of the perks of staying at the W, offering a lively scene right by your suite, it is also open to outside guests. As a roster of international live DJs and performers liven up its events, you can simply descend into the bar for sunset and lay by the poolside with its delicious row of cocktails and tapas. To add to the fun, you can also go Ottoman and puff your way through the evening with a cool assortment of fruity-flavoured hookahs. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Sun-Mon 10:00-01:00; Fri-Sat 10:00-02:00
- Location: W Retreat & Spa Bali, Jalan Petitenget, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 4738 106
Zibiru Restaurant is one of Seminyak’s great spots for Italian cuisine. Chic and cosy, it also serves as a cool evening retreat with various indoor and outdoor settings, plus a pleasant rooftop space for alfresco moments and romantic moon or starlit dinners for two. One of Seminyak’s hidden gems, Zibiru is tucked away from the main Seminyak traffic on the Jalan Drupadi side street, allowing only the soothing sounds from the nightly live band’s soul and slow jazz to accompany your dinners.
Although slightly obscured, Zibiru Restaurant’s roadside façade and elegant Italian-styled dining room with white windows is hard to miss. Loyal patrons may refer to it by its former Read More...
- Opening Hours: 17:00 – 24:00
- Address: Jalan Drupadi 7, Seminyak
- Tel: +62 (0)361 733 265
- Website: https://www.facebook.com/Kebun.Zibiru.Restaurant.Bali