Hotel Review: The Ritz-Carlton Bali

Hotel Review: The Ritz-Carlton Bali

This hotel review of The Ritz-Carlton Bali was written by Trisna Brindamour. Awaiting you high on the cliffs in Nusa Dua is the breathtakingly beautiful Ritz-Carlton Bali Resort.  Let your worries drift away as you take in the 180 degree views over the postcard perfect beach and sparkling Indian Ocean,…

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Hotel Review: The Edge Bali

Hotel Review: The Edge Bali

We checked in at The Edge with high expectations and big smiles on our faces! After two months of travelling around Bali and Lombok we finally made it to this incredible hotel. After being picked up by our butler in a luxury SUV we were dropped off at the hotel…

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Hotel Review: Hotel Tugu Lombok

Hotel Review: Hotel Tugu Lombok

What did Indonesia's largest antique collector do when he ran out of storage space? He built a hotel and filled it with beautiful Indonesian antiques! Hotel Tugu Lombok is one of the most unique hotels we've stayed in, mostly because everywhere we looked was another incredible piece of furniture or…

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Hotel Review: Grand Sunset Gili Air

Hotel Review: Grand Sunset Gili Air

It doesn't get much closer to paradise than Grand Sunset Gili Air! This small oceanfront resort located on Gili Air in Lombok is the perfect home base for exploring the islands, diving or just relaxing. As the name suggests this resort also has beautiful sunsets, so this is also the…

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Hotel Review: Hotel Ombak Sunset

Hotel Review: Hotel Ombak Sunset

Even if you don’t know much about the Gili Islands I’m willing to bet you’ve seen a picture of the famous ocean swings on social media that are located on the largest of the three islands – Gili Trawangan! When I was planning our trip to the Gili Islands that…

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Hotel Review: INAYA Putri Bali Resort

Hotel Review: INAYA Putri Bali Resort

Arriving at INAYA Putri Bali Resort in Nusa Dua reminded me of our countless vacations in the Caribbean. Perfectly manicured gardens, a grand entrance and a whopping 9 hectares of property. I knew as soon as we arrived that this would be the kind of resort where we probably wouldn't…

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Hotel Review: Mantra Sakala

Hotel Review: Mantra Sakala

Stepping into Mantra Sakala in Nusa Dua, Bali is like stepping into another world. A very luxurious, tropical world! You stay begins with a welcome drink in the huge lobby. Their check-in counter is made of beautiful black marble, and around the other side is the lobby bar. The view…

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Hotel Review: La Joya II Biu-Biu

Hotel Review: La Joya II Biu-Biu

The narrow winding roads to get to La Joya II Biu-Biu had me wondering if we were even going in the right direction. At some points I didn't think our Uber driver's oversized SUV was going to fit down the road. Alas, we finally saw a sign for La Joya…

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Hotel Review: Le Meridien Bali

Hotel Review: Le Meridien Bali

After a ton of boutique hotels in Bali it was time for a change! We wanted a luxury resort, a large property with a full gym, room service and all that stuff. Le Meridien Bali Jimbaran was the first hotel that came to mind, and they seriously delivered! We had…

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Hotel Review: Villa Sabandari

Hotel Review: Villa Sabandari

When our car pulled up to Villa Sabandari we were greeted by smiling staff who were waiting to take our luggage. They led us through the tall doors and took us to the living room where an huge oversized couch sat facing a view of the rice fields. Almost immediately…

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