Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready to greet 2023 in style! As another year draws to a close, the Island of the Gods is putting on the Ritz with epic parties and world-class entertainment ushering in the New Year. Here are the best places for celebrating New Year’s Eve in Bali!
Finns Beach Club
With its prime beachfront locale and stunning bamboo architecture, Finns Beach Club has become one of the hottest addresses on the island. For this New Year’s Eve, the venue is pulling out all the stops to make this the biggest party on the island. The event is headlined by none other than Diplo, one of the most famous DJs on the planet, with Gorgon City, Elderbrook and Hayden James also set to perform. The event is selling out fast, so make sure you secure your tickets ASAP!
Where: Finns Beach Club, Jalan Pantai Berawa No. 99, Canggu
When: December 31, 3pm – 2am
Price: From IDR 3,500,000 per person
Ku De Ta
When it comes to Bali beach clubs, Ku De Ta is an icon and a legend. Think gourmet eats, perfectly crafted cocktails, and sun lounges aplenty, with top-rated DJs providing the soundtrack and beautiful beachfront vistas working as the backdrop. This also makes Ku De Ta an epic spot for ringing in the New Year! This year, Ku De Ta’s Club Tropicana will feature an all-star line-up of DJs, plenty of bubbly, and of course, an awesome firework display.
Where: Ku De Ta, Jalan Kayu Aya No. 9, Seminyak
When: December 31, from 5pm onwards
Price: From IDR 500,000 per person
Cafe del Mar
Have you been to Café del Mar yet? If you’ve yet to visit this Bali-meets-Ibiza beach club, New Year’s Eve is the perfect time to fix that. Café del Mar’s New Year’s celebration will be headlined by platinum-selling Dutch DJ Sam Feldt, with Bali’s best local DJs also featured in the line-up. The scene is truly set for an epic celebration with a huge pool, lavish daybeds, and plenty of bubbly, all framed by views looking over the Indian Ocean.
Where: Café del Mar, Jalan Subak Sari, Canggu
When: December 31, from 3pm onwards
Price: From 350,000++ per person
Year after year, Motel Mexicola continues to reign as one of Seminyak’s most hip and happening venues. The restaurant’s colourful décor and festive ambiance are perfect for celebrating New Year’s Eve… especially when free-flow food and drinks are added to the mix! That’s right: Motel Mexicola is pulling out all the stops by hosting an epic, all-inclusive celebration with six hours of unlimited food and drinks included in the entrance fee – and yes, that includes tequila too!
Where: Motel Mexicola, Jalan Kayu Jati No. 9X, Seminyak
When: December 31, from 7pm onwards
Price: IDR 2,000,000 per person
Built on a stunning clifftop in Uluwatu, Savaya Bali offers a jaw-dropping backdrop for welcoming the New Year. The venue is famous for hosting some of the best parties in Bali, as well as attracting world-class artists to the island. New Year’s Eve is set to be no exception, with Black Coffee taking the decks. This iconic South African DJ recently became a Grammy-winning artist, taking home the award for the best dance/electronic album of 2022. It’s guaranteed to be a night to remember!
Where: Savaya Bali, Jalan Belimbing Sari, Uluwatu
When: December 31, from 4pm onwards
Price: From IDR 2,000,000 per person
Potato Head is one of Bali’s most iconic beach clubs… and one of the best places for celebrating New Year’s Eve on the Island of the Gods! This chic, sustainably designed venue will once again host a fabulous end-of-the-year celebration. The line-up already includes top-rated acts like HAAi, Ben UFO, Dresden and Saoirse, with more to be announced.
Where: Potato Head, Jalan Petitenget No. 51B, Seminyak
When: December 31, from 5pm onwards
Price: From IDR 750,000 per person
The lavish W Bali is definitely one of the island’s heavy hitters when it comes to eating, drinking and being merry on an epic scale. This New Year’s Eve, the five-star resort will welcome iconic DJ Tensnake onto the stage, along with Damian Saint and Nanda. The entrance ticket includes a F&B credit, so you’ll be all set for wining and dining in style – if you can tear yourself away from the dance floor that is!
Where: W Bali, Jalan Petitenget, Seminyak
When: December 31, from 6pm onwards
Price: From 600,000 per person
Atlas Beach Fest
Atlas Beach Fest prides itself on being Bali’s largest one-stop lifestyle centre (they also have the longest poolside in Southeast Asia!) so you just know that they’ll be going big for New Year’s Eve, too! The venue’s 3-day New Year’s Festival will feature international and local artists performing across four stages, with performances from Krewella, Kshmr and Timmy Trumpet to name just a few. For the ultimate experience, Atlas Beach Fest is offering an unlimited VVIP pass which includes free-flow drinks and food.
Where: Atlas Beach Fest, Jalan Pantai Berawa No. 88, Canggu
When: December 30 – January 1, from 10am onwards
Price: From IDR 1,440,000 per person