Destination guide

Water you waiting for? Step into scenic, seaside Seminyak

A stylish enclave of Kuta, just north of the Bukit Peninsula on Bali's southwestern coast, Seminyak is a waterfront paradise known for its upscale resorts, pristine beaches and high-end shopping. Seminyak boasts a buzzy dining scene with a wealth of cosmopolitan restaurants, and you can also find plenty of lively cocktail bars and well-heeled nightclubs in the area. With countless sights and activities throughout the region, you won't have any trouble finding Seminyak vacation rentals near local landmarks like Waterbom Bali water park, the Dream Museum Zone and the quirky Upside Down World.

Things to do

Eat your art out – Seminyak's whimsical museums and more

Once you've had your fill of Seminyak's scenic seafront, it's time to head into downtown Kuta. Here, you'll find plenty of worthwhile sights, including the Bali Shell Museum and the whimsical Upside Down World. The Dream Museum Zone Bali features numerous trompe l'oeil exhibits that – pro tip – make excellent backdrops for some truly epic selfies. For a more adventurous day out, head to Waterbom Bali. This lively water park is a big hit with visitors of all ages, and you can take your pick from countless waterslides, pools and a lazy river.


On the waterfront – breathtaking Bali beaches in Seminyak

Seaside recreation is a major pastime in Seminyak, and it's no wonder – you'll find kilometre after kilometre of broad, sandy beachfront all along the Bali Sea. With its laid-back vibe, Double Six Beach is a popular destination, and you can find plenty of volleyball, sunbathing and regular live music. Kuta's a serious surf spot, too, and visitors flock to the nearby Batu Bolong Beach for its epic swells. Fashion-hunters will find plenty of upscale shops on Jalan Legian, and nature lovers can explore the countless forests, waterfalls and hiking trails in the island's more mountainous interior.


Toasty temperatures in tropical Seminyak

Just a few degrees south of the equator, Seminyak – like most of Bali – has a warm, wet, tropical climate that doesn't fluctuate too much from season to season. Average temperatures range from 20 to 33 degrees throughout most of the year. During the monsoon season, between October and April, heavy rains are common. Thanks to its ample sunshine and pleasant year-round temperatures, Seminyak is a popular destination throughout the year, and you'll find that prices for Seminyak vacation rentals stay about the same from 1 season to the next.

Natural highlights

Island in the sun – stellar scenery in Seminyak

Along the coast of the Bali Sea, Seminyak lies just north of the comparatively arid Bukit Peninsula, on Bali's southwestern coast. The area's shoreline is largely made up of broad, sandy beaches, but you can also find steep cliffs and rocky coastline in the area, too, and you'll find plenty of Seminyak vacation rentals offering easy access to the area's ample waterfront. Further inland, the island's mountainous interior is home to tropical rainforests, rice paddies and numerous scenic waterfalls. The island's home to a wide array of wildlife, including the domestic banteng, monkeys and countless species of bird.

How to get there

Travelling to and around Seminyak

The nearest airport is in Denpasar (DPS-Ngurah Rai Intl.), located 4.2 mi (6.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Seminyak?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,869 holiday rentals around Seminyak. From 5,294 villas to 5,864 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Seminyak is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Seminyak?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Seminyak:

  • Drupadi: 2,277 holiday homes
  • Dyanapura: 1,970 holiday homes
  • Kuta Utara: 3,098 holiday homes
  • Central Seminyak: 2,526 holiday homes
  • Laksmana: 2,345 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Seminyak?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Seminyak. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Seminyak Square: 8,546 holiday rentals
  • Eat Street: 8,551 holiday rentals
  • Uluwatu Cliffs: 7,003 holiday rentals
  • Ubud Royal Palace: 7,574 holiday rentals
  • Waterbom Bali: 8,462 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Seminyak listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Seminyak?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 5,294 Villas in Seminyak. Our other popular types of Seminyak holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 5,864 holiday houses
  • Resorts: 35 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 298 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Seminyak?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5,794 holiday homes with pool available in Seminyak. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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