When you travel to Bali, it might appear to be difficult to decide where to go and what to do first.

Should you just chill in luxurious hotels and get a beautiful spa treatment? Or should you shop up a storm?

Seminyak is one of those popular beach resorts in Bali, located a little north of Kuta with a long stretch of beach, magnificent sunset views over the Indian Ocean shoreline, and all around a lot to offer. Starting from exquisite hotels and private villas, and continuing with delicious restaurants, sleek bars, and clubs.

So, if you want to discover the best of the best this place has to offer, here's my proven 2 day itinerary to Seminyak.

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Where To Stay: Best Seminyak Accommodation

#1 Most Central Location: IZE Seminyak

You cannot spend your days in Seminyak without enjoying the luxury offered by one of the top hotels in the most central area of town.

It will take you just under 10 minutes to reach to the beach by foot from here.

Plus, if you want to enjoy all of Seminyak activities you can stroll down the street and shop in the little boutique and find anything from jewellery to decorations and clothes. All the best restaurants are right at your doorstep too.

And if you feel tired from all the shopping, you can always relax by the hotel’s rooftop  pool with a refreshing cocktail by your side. Choose from deluxe double rooms to the Club Suite or get your own private hot tub.

#2 Your Luxury Choice: Double-Six Luxury Hotel Seminyak

If you want to stay right at Seminyak's shores and get the best views of the sunset and a wonderful view of the waves every morning, there is no way around staying at the luxurious Double-Six Seminyak.

Discover what complete relaxation really means thanks to the extensive spa facilities. Furthermore, you have various dining options to choose from. And did I mention the luxury amenities?

Plus, if you're a guest at Double-Six, you get to enjoy the convenience of 24-hour on call butler and room service!

#3 Affordable Luxury: Studios at Alila Seminyak

In Seminyak, you can even enjoy luxurious accommodation options at a very affordable price.

If that's what you're looking for, make sure to include in your 3D2N Seminyak itinerary these affordable studios where you can enjoy a good time within spacious studios with natural light and greenery all around.

You will also have an outdoor pool and the option to rent a bicycle right from the reception. Enjoy a great location with awesome service, what all Alila properties around the world are known for.

#4 Best Value On A Budget: Tijili Seminyak

If you still wonder how many days to spend in Seminyak, the answer is forever.

Once you check into the funky Tijili Hotel, you will be delighted by the coy rooms, outdoor pool and  international cuisine and you will want that your holiday would never end.

The hotel is at just a short 6 minutes away from the beach or get stuck on the bean bags around the pool. The staff is friendly, the rooms are clean, the price is very affordable.

Looking for something else?

Check out other hotels and private villas in Seminyak on Booking.com.

Things To Do In Seminyak

Seminyak Itinerary Day 1:


Have breakfast at the colourful Sea Circus. This is one of the best Seminyak restaurants. When you spend a short period in Bali with a full itinerary, you will need a rich breakfast to start the day.

At Sea Circus, you can start your day at 7.30am with a delicious breakfast where you can taste the best Açai bowls, hot scrambled eggs, and yummy burritos. Their menu also includes a unique dish called the hangover happy meal. So, if you spent an epic night in the clubs of Seminyak, this is the best place to start your day.

Sea Circus Seminyak Bali

Spend the rest of the morning by the beach soaking up the rays or try yourself on some water activities like surfing. If it's your first time surfing, book your surf lesson in Seminyak here.

You need to fill yourself with energy, and a sunbath is the perfect option.

Alternatively, visit Petitenget Temple and take in the Bali spirit. Your Seminyak itinerary must include some spiritual locations, so you definitely have to see this place. It is small but full of Indonesian spiritualism.

Bali Seminyak travel blog


Stop into the popular The Corner House for lunch. When you like delicious food mixed with trendy decors, then you hit the right place. Moreover, if you visit Seminyak with friends, this is definitely a fabulous place where you can spend a whole morning eating.

If you want to find a good cup of coffee to energise after lunch, head to Revolver Espresso. A delicious lunch deserves a good coffee afterwards. Revolver Espresso is a little hidden and the best place to find freshly roasted flavourful coffee.

Revolver Espresso Seminyak


Get a relaxing massage or spa treatment. In Seminyak, you will find plenty of relaxation.

If you got your accommodation booked at some of the best Seminyak villas, then you should treat yourself to some hours at the spa there and relax a bit and get away from all the stress.

Traveling with your second half? Then a couple's massage at the 5-star boutique villa resort of Equilibria should be in order, which you can easily book here and get instant mobile confirmation.

If your on the hunt for an awesome private villa in Seminyak, also check out Airbnb! If you sign up through my link here, you'll get A$55 off your first booking – that's like almost a night's accommodation in Bali already!

Spend sunset by the beach sipping a cocktail at the laid-back La Plancha Beach Bar or head to Ku De Ta if you want a more sophisticated evening.

When the night falls, the island gets a totally different face. People start heading the many clubs and enjoy a memorable night dancing and having fun with friends.

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Seminyak Itinerary Day 2:


Go for an early morning yoga session (if you haven't partied too late) at one of the awesome yoga studios in Seminyak. Since the movie Eat, Pray, Love was launched, people have become obsessed with yoga in Bali and besides Ubud, Seminyak is also known for its yoga studios with professional yoga masters.

Furthermore, even if you've never practiced yoga before, Seminyak offers many classes to beginners too.

Then, have breakfast at Sisterfields. The food here is so nicely presented that you will surely have to be Instagramming it before you start eating. It is often said that we eat with our eyes, wouldn't you agree? The staff at Sisterfields know this very well too and do the impossible to offer a delicious eye-candy experience to their guests.

Time for some action! There are many things to do during the day in Seminyak:

  • Go for a fun cooking class and learn how to cook Balinese dishes, including a visit to the market with your local guide. Make sure you book ahead to not miss out.
  • Want someone to guide you around Seminyak showing you all the best spots like Sisterfields, Revolver Coffee, the best boutiques and Potato Head Beach Club? This one is a good tour, if you feel unsafe exploring by yourself or want someone with you all day to take photos, it's good value for money. Book the Seminyak tour here.
  • Hire a scooter and in and explore around Seminyak at your own pace. If you book here, they will even deliver the scooter to your accommodation and pick it up again.


Head to one of the best beach clubs in the world to spend the rest of the afternoon floating in the pool.

Whether you choose the famous Potato Head, funky Mrs. Sippy or the classy Cocoon Beach Club, you will not regret it.

Infinite pools, cocktails, delicious foods, and amazing people, they all form the perfect scenery for an afternoon in Seminyak you will never forget.


Eat dinner at Bikini, a restaurant reimagining fine dining and one of those Seminyak places full of energy. Here you can not only experience amazing cocktails but some of the most decadent desserts ever.

Fancy a bit of partying in Seminyak?

Head to one of the following to experience the Seminyak nightlife first hand:

  • La Favela
  • Mirror Lounge & Club
  • Da Maria
  • or the worldly Woobar at the W Hotel Bali

Seminyak Itinerary Day 3:


Your last day in Seminyak needs an energetic start! Eat breakfast at Café Organic where you will find healthy vegetarian meals even for the pickiest tastes. You will be surprised by the simple and fresh dishes.

Visit the impressive Nyaman Gallery if you’re wanting so see some local art with street art feel. Believe or not, Seminyak is the place where you will also find incredible art pieces. Located in the buzzing heart of Seminyak, Nyaman Gallery is absolutely a unique place in Bali and worth a visit, even if you're not into art.

Seminyak Bali shopping opportunities are infinite and you cannot leave this place empty-handed. Then, shop up a storm before you farewell.

The best shopping areas in Seminyak are:

  • Seminyak Square
  • Along the street of Jalan Raya Seminyak, Jl Drupadi and Jl Kayu Aya.


Have lunch at Motel Mexicola, an all-time favourite and best Mexican food in Seminyak. Once you go to Motel Mexicola, I promise you will come back every time you visit Seminyak.

The tacos are absolutely awesome, so is pretty much the whole menu, and the prices are reasonable. Such a trendy little spot in Seminyak!


Time to say goodbye to Seminyak and explore other areas of Bali. After 3 days in Seminyak, you won’t want to say goodbye to this incredible place.

Trust me, this is just the beginning. You will come back for more!

I also highly recommend you check out the next door village of Canggu, which is a 15-20 minute drive away from downtown Seminyak.

Here are some articles I have written about Bali's up and coming hotspot Canggu:
The Ultimate Travel Guide To Canggu, Bali
The Best Instagram-worthy Spots In Canggu
The Best Hotels & Places To Stay In Canggu

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