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Raffles Bali - Unveiling the Must-Visit Attractions of Uluwatu, Bali
Raffles Bali - Unveiling the Must-Visit Attractions of Uluwatu, Bali
Raffles Bali - Unveiling the Must-Visit Attractions of Uluwatu, Bali
August 15th 2023

Unveiling the Must-Visit Attractions of Uluwatu, Bali

Uluwatu, a mesmerizing coastal destination perched atop majestic cliffs, invites travelers on a captivating journey that lies just 30 minutes away from the luxurious haven of Raffles Bali. Offering a harmonious blend of natural splendor and cultural heritage, Uluwatu presents an array of awe-inspiring attractions that leave a lasting impression on all who venture to this enchanting locale.

Uluwatu derives its name from the words “ulu,” meaning “top” or “land’s end,” and “watu,” meaning “rock.” This reflects its commanding position atop towering limestone cliffs that provide awe-inspiring vistas of the Indian Ocean. Uluwatu has been an important spiritual site for centuries, with the iconic Uluwatu Temple, also known as Pura Luhur Uluwatu, standing as a testament to its cultural significance. Believed to date back to the 11th century, this ancient Hindu temple holds a prominent place in Balinese mythology and traditions, offering visitors a glimpse into the island’s spiritual heritage.


Just a short journey from Raffles Bali, Uluwatu unveils a myriad of must-visit attractions that captivate the senses and ignite the imagination. Here are some of the highlights:

Uluwatu Temple (Pura Luhur Uluwatu)

Discover the architectural marvel of Uluwatu Temple, perched high on a cliff overlooking the vast expanse of the Indian Ocean. Witness the breathtaking Kecak dance performances at sunset, an enchanting cultural tradition that adds to the allure of this sacred site.

Uluwatu Beaches

Uluwatu is blessed with stunning beaches that beckon visitors with their pristine sands and crystal-clear waters. Padang Padang Beach, Bingin Beach, and Dreamland Beach offer idyllic settings for relaxation, sunbathing, and thrilling water sports adventures.

Suluban Beach and Cave

Venture into the hidden gem of Suluban Beach, accessible through a mesmerizing cave. This secluded beach offers a picturesque retreat, surrounded by towering cliffs and tranquil waters, providing a serene environment for relaxation and reflection.

Surfing Spots

Uluwatu’s world-class surfing spots attract wave enthusiasts from all corners of the globe. Challenge yourself at renowned surf breaks such as Uluwatu, Padang Padang, and Impossible Beach, where thrilling waves and a vibrant surfing community await.

Just a short 30-minute journey from the luxurious confines of Raffles Bali, Uluwatu invites you to immerse yourself in its captivating allure. Traverse ancient pathways, explore hidden caves, and witness the ancient traditions that have shaped this remarkable destination.

As you venture through the spiritual sites, unwind on pristine beaches, and witness the natural wonders of Uluwatu, the captivating ambiance and cultural heritage unfold before your eyes. Uluwatu, a treasure trove of unforgettable experiences, awaits your arrival, ensuring that your journey from Raffles Bali will be filled with enchantment and discovery.





Raffles Bali is an intimate oasis of emotional well-being. Located in beautiful Jimbaran Bay, the new luxury resort is perched on a hill offering unparalleled views of the ocean and its own secluded beach. With just 32 well-appointed pool villas providing utmost relaxation due to its generosity of space, each featuring their own outdoor terrace and private pool, Raffles Bali is one of the most exclusive hotels in Bali and boasts stunning sunsets, lush tropical gardens and exquisite dining. Guests can indulge in a signature Bali Sling in the iconic Writers Bar, enjoy a romantic dinner in The Secret Cave and Purnama Honeymoon Bale or rejuvenate at the indulgent The Sanctuary, a hillside treatment suite or Raffles Spa. Raffles Wellbeing Butlers can arrange a variety of bespoke treatments, cultural immersions and activities to deliver the ultimate in Emotional Wellbeing in the Island of the Gods. | |



Raffles Hotels & Resorts boasts an illustrious history and some of the most prestigious hotel addresses worldwide. In 1887, Raffles Singapore set the standard for luxury hospitality, introducing the world to private butlers, the Singapore Sling and its enduring, legendary service. Today, Raffles continues this tradition in leading cities and lavish resort locales, enchanting travelers with meaningful experiences and service that is both gracious and intuitive. Connoisseurs of life choose Raffles, not merely for its aura of culture, beauty and gentility, but for the extraordinary way they feel when in residence with Raffles. Each Raffles, be it Paris, Istanbul, Dubai, Warsaw, Jakarta or the Seychelles, serves as a venerated oasis where travelers arrive as guests, leave as friends and return as family. Raffles is part of Accor, a world leading hospitality group consisting of more than 5,200 properties and 10,000 food and beverage venues throughout 110 countries. | |


For further information, please contact:

Irma Farida

Director of Marketing Communications

Raffles Bali

M: (+62) 821 4746 5556