Decide how close you want to be to the beach & gay nightlife in Bali. Taxis are cheap, but roads are congested. If you plan to hit the gay bars, then it makes sense to stay in Seminyak area.
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Seminyak, Petitenget and Batubelig beaches extend as far as the eye can see. As the sun sets, internationally renowned beachfront bars such as KU DE TA and Potato Head serve fabulous drinks with cool tunes. Later, the gay bars on Jalan Camplung Tanduk get going and stay open until late.
7.5 Very Good
based on 652 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Walk to the gay beach. Fabulous ocean views. Great value. Free WiFi.
Located directly on Batu Belig Beach in Seminyak, just a few minutes’ walk from the gay-popular beach area, the Grand Balisani offers Balinese-styled rooms (some with private pools), a large free-form pool with a swim-up bar, spa and an open-air restaurant.
The hotel is set in lush tropical gardens, from which you can enjoy fabulous sunset views over the ocean. Great value for money and a consistently popular choice with gay travellers.
Some of our favourite beach clubs such as Potato Head are just a short stroll down the beach.
based on 4729 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Popular hotel. 10 min. walk to the gay bars. Free WiFi.
One of the most popular hotels in Bali on Travel Gay Asia. The excellent-value Haven Bali is conveniently located, close to Seminyak beach, restaurants, shops and Bali Joe gay bar, Mixwell and other gay venues.
The resort offers spacious rooms, suites and private villas. Their breakfast buffet is worth a special mention. The Haven has its own beach club on Seminyak Beach with sun loungers, shades and shower facilities. Free shuttle service is provided.
based on 802 Agoda reviews
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Located just a 5-minute walk from Double Six Beach, cafés, restaurants and the gay nightlife, the new Tijili Seminyak hotel offers modern rooms with free WiFi in all areas and a nice outdoor pool.
All 120 bright and colourful guest rooms feature private bathrooms, flat screen cable TV, minibar, safe. The hotel has its own restaurant serving international food, and room service is available.
Other facilities include 24-hour front desk, laundry service and concierge.
based on 1302 Agoda reviews
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Why this hotel? New hotel. Walk to gay bars. Near the beach. Free WiFi.
The new HARRIS Hotel Seminyak is very close to the gay nightlife and shopping areas, just a short walk to the popular Dhyana Pura Beach and 15-minute drive to Kuta Beach.
Every guest room features free WiFi, flat screen cable TV, air conditioning, minibar, electric kettle, safe and a balcony. Recreational facilities include a swimming pool, massage spa and gym.
The hotel has its own restaurant, cafe & bar and offers room service, 24-hour front desk and business centre. The friendly staff at the concierge are happy to assist with bicycle rental and airport shuttle service.
7.8 Very Good
based on 642 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Close to the gay bars. Great value. Popular choice. Free WiFi.
The very good-value, gay-friendly Pelangi Bali Hotel has a great beachfront location, within walking distance of the gay nightlife on Jalan Camplung Tanduk. The main gay area at Batu Belig Beach can be reached by taxi in about 15 minutes.
This Pelangi has a large pool with a ‘swim up’ bar, a terrace and plenty of sun loungers. All spacious rooms feature a minibar, tea & coffee-making facilities and satellite TV. We recommend upgrading to Deluxe rooms or better, as they have larger bathrooms.
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7.8 Very Good
based on 1755 Agoda reviews
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Why this hotel? Superb location. Near the gay nightlife. Popular choice. Free WiFi.
Located less than 15 minutes’ walk to the gay bars, Hotel Horison Seminyak features a nice outdoor swimming pool and provides free shuttle services to the Double Six Beach.
Guest rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the pool or garden, flat screen satellite TV, minibar, electric kettle, rain shower and free bottled water. Free WiFi throughout.
The onsite ManiManika Restaurant serves both local and international dishes. The hotel also offers room service, a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage and airport pickup services.
based on 785 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Walk to gay bars & the beach. Great pool & spa. Free WiFi.
The Breezes Bali is located just a few minutes’ walk from the gay bars in Seminyak and the beach. The well-equipped rooms feature very comfortable beds, tea & coffee maker, minibar and laptop-sized safe.
At the heart of The Breezes is a four-tiered swimming pool with handy swim-up bar and sun terrace. The hotel has its own gym and tennis courts and is close to many of the best gay massage spas in the area.
based on 1202 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Cutting-edge design. New hotel. Convenient location. Free WiFi.
Highly stylised hotel with cutting-edge design. IZE Seminyak is located a 10-minute walk from the restaurants and shops at Seminyak Square, and a short taxi ride from Batu Belig gay-popular beach.
The hotel features a beautiful swimming pool, stylish rooftop lounge & bar, modern gym and a restaurant serving international dishes.
Guest rooms are large and bright, with modern amenities and free WiFi. We recommend the Deluxe Pool rooms which have direct access to the pool. The hotel staff are happy to help you with car rentals, day trips and airport transfers.
based on 512 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Close to the beach. Large rooms. Near the gay nightlife. Free WiFi.
Located in the heart of Seminyak, 150 metres from the beach and close to restaurants, boutiques and gay nightlife, Villa Kresna offers modern, large suites with fully stocked minibar, coffee & tea maker, flat screen TV, safe and free WiFi.
There is a swimming pool and sun terrace onsite. If you want more privacy, Villa Kresna has exclusive 1- and 2-bedroom villas available.
based on 169 Agoda reviews
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Why this hotel? Near the beach. Quiet area but just 1 minute from the gay bars. Free WiFi.
Beautiful private complex of 1, 2, 3 and 4-bedroom air-conditioned villas, located just a one-minute walk from Bali’s famous gay street, Dhyana Pura and boutique shops in Seminyak.
Each villa has its own pool, along with the large communal pool beside the bar & restaurant. Within your own villas, clothing is certainly optional. Free WiFi and daily housekeeping are provided.
Blue Karma offers privacy, Continental breakfast, airport pickup, welcome drink on arrival, free fruit basket, free 15-minute back & shoulder massage on arrival, free buggy drop-off service to the nearby Seminyak Beach.
Bali’s major tourist destination and hub of life. Legian stretches north from Kuta towards Jalan Arjuna (or ‘Double Six’) where Seminyak begins. Hotels in this area are within easy reach of the gay nightlife.
based on 1673 Agoda reviews
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Why this hotel? Fabulous design. Superb bar & pool. New hotel. Free WiFi.
The Ananta Legian is a fabulous newer hotel in Legian area, located a 5-minute walk from Double Six Beach and a short drive from the shopping area and the gay nightlife venues.
All 175 rooms feature free WiFi, flat screen satellite TV, minibar and tea & coffee-making facilities. The beautiful outdoor swimming pool and the lobby deserve a special mention. Excellent management and welcoming staff.
A remarkable district in the central part of the island, located about 30 km from Seminyak. Ubud is surrounded by rice paddies, forests and rivers and is famous for arts & crafts and peaceful scenery.
based on 62 Agoda reviews
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Why this hotel? Gay-owned. Peaceful area. Excellent value. Free WiFi.
The gay-owned Villa Semana offers 10 beautifully appointed villas with balcony or terrace, set in a peaceful surrounding, along with modern facilities, air conditioning, DVD/CD player, refrigerator, coffee maker, mosquito net, etc.
The resort has a nice infinity-edge pool, a spa, and a restaurant that serves Thai fusion food. Villa Semana is located amidst rice fields and a river, secluded from the hustle of the city, yet only about 10 minutes from the city centre.
based on 340 Agoda reviews
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Why this hotel? Private & peaceful. Great dining & facilities. Gay-popular. Free WiFi.
An excellent choice for gay guests who enjoy a peaceful, natural environment. The Santi Mandala’s hillside location offers amazing views of Panaraga Giri lake, rice paddies and lush forests in Ubud.
Each villa has a satellite TV, DVD/CD player and balcony. Some rooms include a private jacuzzi. The hotel has it’s own swimming pool, coffee shop, restaurant and library. Yoga classes, massage services, free WiFi available.
Located just 25 minutes by car from the Ubud attractions.
based on 185 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Popular choice. Excellent dining & service. Free WiFi.
One of the most popular Ubud hotels in its range. The Balinese-styled Puri Sunia has 19 spacious rooms and villas, all featuring comfortable king-sized or twin beds, high quality furniture, terrace, desk and free WiFi.
There is a nice pool, spa and restaurant onsite. Staff are friendly and helpful. Puri Sunia is located about 10 minutes from the city centre, but there is a free shuttle service.
Great value for money if you’ve decided to stay in Ubud.
based on 2 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Popular with gay guests. Modern design. Lush green surroundings. Free WiFi.
Gay-popular, modern resort in Ubud with lush green rice paddies all around. LUXE is located in a car-free green zone in the famous Juwuk Manis area, a 15-minute walk from the centre of Ubud.
A variety of rooms and villas are available, with features like private pool, outdoor shower, modern kitchen, flat screen TV with DVD player, free WiFi, air conditioning and dining area.
LUXE offers limousine pickup service from the airport with a minimum stay of three nights. Butler service and housekeeping are provided. Rates include a gourmet breakfast.
Almost half of their guests are gay, which means this place has got excellent taste!