Ain’t nothing better than a well-timed tipple, especially when you’re watching one of Bali’s iconic sunsets. From bars offering front-row seats by the pool and cosy bean bags along the stretch of its south coast to rooftop gems and cliffside perches with unbeatable panoramic views, Bali is definitely not short of sunset spots.
Here we've rounded up 10 of our favourite bars and beach clubs around the island to kick back with a cold drink in hand and witness a stunning sunset display. See you during the golden hour!
Unobstructed sunset views, designer cocktails, gourmet nibbles, and impeccable service...there's no better place to end the day than at Alila Seminyak's breezy Beach Bar.
Finns Beach Club
This massive and trendy beach club has everything you could possibly wish for: front-row sunset views, daily DJs, 4 pools, 9 bars slinging epic cocktails, and 6 restaurants...all looking out to the Berawa surf.
Ji Terrace by the SEA
Indulge in killer Asian-inspired cocktails and 180-degree views of the beach and its surrounds at this hip Canggu rooftop bar. Saunter up to the upper level and catch the golden hour as a talented roster of DJs spin the best tunes ’til late.
Mano Beach House
For more chilled vibes, grab your mates and soak up views along the Seminyak coastal strip at this homey, beachfront restaurant and bar. Nibble on tacos with dips and down some of the best cocktails – and G&Ts – on the island.
Kick back with icy cold beers at this legendary laid-back coastal beer garden overlooking the Batu Bolong surf break. Try your hand at competitive beer pong on Wednesdays, or pop by on Fridays for a superb live music lineup.
El Kabron Cliff Club
This cliff-top Spanish institution offering an unparalleled views of the Indian Ocean is the perfect perch for Bali's magical sunsets. Get some delish tapas and sexy sangrias and enjoy sensual Spanish tunes in the background.
Were you really in Bali if you didn't catch the beautiful sunset at the iconic OMNIA Dayclub? Laze on a cabana with a champagne in hand or take a dip in the oceanfront infinity pool – all while the sky takes on hues of orange and pink.
WOOBAR at W Bali - Seminyak
Hang out at the sky deck while waiting for the sun to set and nibble on Asian and Mediterranean-inspired bites or enjoy some top-notch signature cocktails by the pool.
Café del Mar Bali Beach Club
This Bali-based sister of the iconic Ibiza lifestyle brand lets you unwind in complete laid-back luxury. Think palatial white buildings, palm trees, an oversized infinity pool with swim-up bars, and private cabanas – all with a view to boot.
Rock Bar at Ayana Resort & Spa
Swap out your Bintang singlet for a shirt and indulge in a spectacular sunset session at one of the world's best sunset bars. Order one of their chic sundowners and enjoy incredible 360-degree ocean views as the waves crashing beneath.
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