6 Family-Friendly Bali Resorts Everyone Will Love


When you’re planning a family holiday, it can seem impossible to find somewhere that everyone will enjoy. But with its breathtaking natural beauty, famous beaches and a huge range of kid-friendly resorts and activities, Bali is the perfect choice.

Don’t get us wrong, having lots of choice is rarely a bad thing, but when it comes to planning a Bali holiday, it sure can make things difficult.

That’s why we’re saving you hours of trawling through booking sites and bringing the six best family-friendly Bali resorts right to you. Start daydreaming!

1. Novotel Bali Nusa Dua

Voted one of Indonesia’s Top Family Hotels in 2018 by TripAdvisor, Novotel Bali Nusa Dua is a five-star paradise.Located right on Nusa Dua Beach, the Novotel is basically heaven on earth for both kids and parents.

For the little ones, there’s the lagoon-style swimming pool, the Kids Club, plus plenty of authentic experiences like Balinese dance, Indonesian traditional games, cooking classes and more.

While the children are off having the time of their lives, mum and dad can kick back and relax! Whether you’re lounging by the pool, enjoying a cocktail at the Beach Club or floating up to cloud nine with a relaxing spa treatment, there’s no shortage of activities to keep you occupied.

2. Hard Rock Hotel Bali

You don’t have to be a rock star to live it up at Hard Rock Hotel Bali! Nestled in 3.5 tropical hectares, right at the centre of bustling Kuta, this uber-cool resort is perfect for fun-loving families.

For younger kids, there’s the Roxity Kids Club, which includes tons of great activities (including rock climbing!) and lunch included at Starz Diner Restaurant. Bigger kids, on the other hand, can chill out at the TABU Teens Club, which boasts a nightclub with a DJ booth, an internet and gaming lounge, pool table, private cinema and more!

Meanwhile, parents can treat themselves to some well-deserved ‘me’ time. From relaxing by Bali’s largest hotel pool and unwinding with a massage at the Rock Spa to swimming at famous Kuta beach and sampling some of the area’s best restaurants and bars, there’s always something to do.

3. Grand Hyatt Bali

Bali’s five-star Grand Hyatt is perfectly perched right on the Nusa Dua beachfront. Secluded and serene, it’s the ideal location to relax, unwind, and reconnect as a family.

The resort is home to five beautiful pools, each with its own distinct style, and all designed for your enjoyment. There’s one lagoon-style pool, one with a fun 50-metre water slide, one adults-only, one Balinese feature pool and one exclusively for club guests.

The Grand Hyatt also boasts nine onsite bars restaurants serving up everything from Japanese to Italian, so mum and dad can eat their foodie hearts out while the little ones run amok in the Kids Club.

Speaking of which, they’ll have a blast learning how to play a traditional instrument, trying their hand (or should we say feet?) at Balinese dancing, cooking their own pizza, doing arts and crafts and so much more.

4. Mövenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran

Treat the family to a five-star Bali getaway at the oh-so-sweet Mövenpick Jimbaran and discover why it was named a TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice 2019 Winner!

Just a stone’s throw from beautiful Jimbaran Beach, Mövenpick is a foodie’s paradise – after all, it is owned by one of the world’s most renowned premium ice cream companies! You can expect plenty of chocolate, ice cream and Swiss-style favourites in addition to all the culinary delights you’d expect from a five-star hotel.

Young travellers will love the pirate ship-themed Meera Kids Club, which boasts an indoor playground, trampoline, ball pit and theatre, plus a variety of fun activities and cultural experiences.

Parents, you’ll love Mövenpick just as much as the kids, thanks to the swim-up bar, tranquil Arkipela Spa and fitness spa for those who can’t bear to break their healthy routine, even on holidays!

5. Meliá Bali

Located right on the Nusa Dua beachfront, Meliá Bali is the perfect place to indulge in a much-needed getaway. A favourite with families from all over the world, this luxe resort caters to everyone from tots to grandparents!

The Kids Club offers little holidaymakers Balinese dance lessons, pool games, magic lessons and fish-feeding. There’s also a playground, giant chess board and huge lagoon-style pool to keep them busy and happy.

Mum and dad, on the other hand, can make the most of Meliá’s incredible facilities with the all-inclusive package, including access to snorkelling gear, canoes, stand-up paddle-boarding, yoga classes, relaxing treatments at Yhi Spa, as well as all food and drinks provided throughout your stay, so you don’t have to plan a thing!

6. Sofitel Nusa Dua Beach Resort

Experience French elegance blended with Bali’s rich and unique culture at Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort. Overlooking the spectacular Indian Ocean and the white sand of Nusa Dua Beach, it’s hard to imagine a better place to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life.

Mum and dad can enjoy the resort’s spectacular beach club, Manarai Beach House, situated right at the oceanfront, sample culinary delights at Sofitel’s onsite restaurants and bars, laze around by one of the resort’s two pools or re-energise at SoSPA.

Meanwhile, the children can have a blast at the Kids Club, with arts and crafts, a kids’ pool, reading room and even a sleeping room for a relaxing afternoon nap.

Now that your wanderlust has been well and truly fuelled, why not head over to Cudo Holidays now and see what’s on offer in Bali right now? Your next family trip could be just a click away!