Most Instagrammable Hotels in Bali

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Bali is a gold mine for the epic and unique places to stay, so I created this list of most instagrammable hotels in Bali so that you don’t need to spend hours researching it yourself! Being a Bali based travel blogger, I have stayed in many cool places. 

Think floating breakfast in a serene pool with a mountain backdrop, outdoor flower bath, bamboo villas in secluded rice fields and boho vibes on the clifftop overlooking the Indian Ocean. Bali has some best Instagram worthy hotels!

Most Instagrammable Hotels in Bali – UBUD

Stone House Bali

The Stone House Hotel is located in the heart of Ubud but away from the main area enough to provide peace and serenity. The hotel grounds are immaculate with so much beautiful detail and thought put into it, so is the pool area that is cleverly designed to resemble a natural pool. 

There are only six rooms which give the feeling of exclusivity, and you get the full attention of staff that is willing to fulfil all your needs. Each room has its own unique character. They all represent Balinese style using materials such as bamboo, wood, stone combined with an outdoor living concept that is quintessentially Bali. Most certainly, Stone House is one of the most unique places to stay in Bali.

Some of the best rooms to consider are the Tree House, The Farm House and The Long House. 

At the Stone House, the love is in detail, think freshly baked breakfast muffin, a plentiful supply of bottled water, complimentary snacks and a prepaid phone. You will undoubtedly feel taken care of. 

Location – Ubud

Budget – $$$

Best Instagram Photo Spot: Order a flower bath to be arranged for you in a traditional, wooden bathtub outdoors. The Tree House is also excellent for some epic shots. 

The Kayon Jungle Resort 

Situated a 30 minutes’ drive from Ubud, close to the famous Tegalalang Rice Fields, Kayon, one of the best Ubud hotels, is not just a hotel but a whole complex including 38 suites and villas with 5 star plus standard. 

The facilities at Kayon are ample, including a gym, an excellent spa, even a museum and its own clinic! It’s a place where you can have the most magical wedding ceremony. 

The villas are luxurious and beautifully designed, many come with extensive outdoor area and a private pool where you can have your floating breakfast in the morning. 

There is daily yoga class; complimentary delicious afternoon tea served in your room and a free shuttle to Ubud for guest to explore the local area. All these things make Kayon one of the best Ubud hotels!

Location – Ubud

Budget – $$

Best Instagram Photo Spot: The Kayon Jungle Resort is best known for its epic three storeys swimming pool, and you can take your best Instagram shots in the pool. 

Villa Cella Bella  

Villa Cella Bella is a boutique hotel situated just outside of Ubud. The property is located on a picturesque hill, overlooking lush palm tree forest and rice fields. During the day you can spot local people taking a bath by the river down in the valley.

Cella Bella is a boutique hotel where you can truly relax, and with only a few rooms, it is never too crowded. There are a lovely infinity pool and a comfortable lounging area. 

The room rate includes breakfast, which you can have on the porch of your private balcony or floating in the swimming pool. 

Rooms are relatively small, but come with all the essentials, including a clothes steamer! Expect a four-poster bed and tasteful wood-curved furniture. 

Villa Cella Bella is where all your Instagram dreams come true and one of the top Ubud hotels. It serves floating breakfast, can arrange a flower bath in an epic outdoor bathtub and has a net where you can chill with an epic view of the valley, all this for a mid-range budget!

Location – Ubud

Budget – $$

Best Instagram Photo Spot – In the net, wrapped up in duvet at sunrise.

Aura House Bali 

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Aura House is an eco bamboo house located in complete seclusion and surrounded by nothing but nature. It is an ideal place for a relaxing getaway and some nature contemplation. 

Its unique design draws many local content creators and tourists alike. Aura Bamboo House is located by the river Ayung, 30 minutes’ drive from Ubud and it’s facing east, which is ideal for catching a glimpse of magnificent Bali sunrise. 

Aura House has two stunning bedrooms which are perfect for friends travelling together. There are two outdoor bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and a lovely plunge pool. The unique feature of Aura House is its egg-shape door to one of the bedrooms. 

Location – Ubud

Budget – $$

Best Instagram Photo Spot – I mean in an epic house like Aura, every corner is Instagram worthy, but the best photo is of the whole house, with you standing on the balcony. 

Book early, as Aura house is very popular. Also, if they’re fully booked check the other bamboo houses of the same owner. They’re not as epic though!

Skai Joglo

Skai Joglo is another unique property located 15 minutes’ drive from Ubud centre, on the other side of the Sacred Monkey Forest. Skai Joglo is a treehouse made of 100 years old reclaimed wood, locally sourced materials and was crafted by local artisans. The house is beautifully decorated, it’s got a boho vibe, but also, it’s functional with a lot of thought and care put into it.

Skai Joglo is a whole house with two bedrooms and a communal area which is perfect for friends and couples travelling together. There is a beautiful plunge pool from where you can see lush rice fields, and on a sunny day, you can catch a glimpse of a magical sunset. 

The rate comes with a delicious breakfast that guests can enjoy on a balcony. The staff is happy to arrange for you everything you need, this being a scooter, a massage or local trips in the Ubud area. Skai Joglo is one of the best places to stay in Ubud!

Location – Ubud

Budget – $$

Best Instagram Photo Spot: If you want to kill it on Instagram, ask for a flower bath. They can arrange it in the plunge pool, and they’re known for a beautiful rainbow pattern. 

Most Instagrammable Hotels in Bali – SOUTHEAST

Camaya Bamboo House

Camaya is situated away from its all in Sideman area, 90 minutes’ drive from Ubud, southeast Bali. There are five houses to choose from, each unique and with its own character. 

All the houses are located in the lush rice paddies and surrounded by nothing but nature, for ultimate relaxation. Camaya houses are beautifully designed using eco-materials such a stone and bamboo if you want to experience the stunning Balinese architecture with a modern, eco twist book a getaway at Camaya Bali.

The houses sleep two couples and have their own jacuzzi and an immaculate outdoor area to lounge, including a cosy net where you can chill reading a book with a serene view of the rice paddies. Another net under the roof comes with a movie projector for a unique home cinema experience! 

The location is entirely secluded and excellent for a perfect escape from the civilisation. 

The owner provides a free scooter to guests for local area exploration. But if you don’t wish to move from the villa, a small restaurant on-site serves Balinese food using vegetables sourced from the local garden. A scrumptious breakfast is included in the rate and can be served in the privacy of your villa.

Location – Sideman (southeast)

Budget – $$$

Best Instagram Photo Spot: There are so many great spots as the whole house is magical, providing countless opportunities. Best Insta worthy photo spots are in the jacuzzi with the flower arrangements overlooking the rice fields, on the balcony and lying in the net. 

Hideout Bali – Eco Bamboo Home

Hideout Bali is located in the mountains of Gunung Agung Volcano, southeast Bali. It’s an eco bamboo house right in nature, on the riverside (where you can actually swim) and close to the rice paddies, perfect for adventurers, and outdoor lovers who seek a hideaway to immerses themselves in nature and experience authentic Balinese countryside. 

Hideout is made of bamboo that is known to isolate perfectly from the outside heat. There are two floors. On the first level, there is a fully equipped kitchen, an outdoor bathroom and a lovely lounging area which includes a hammock and a plunge pool. The second floor has a bedroom with a triangular window with a river view and can sleep up to four adults. 

A local cat visits the house to provide guests with a friendly companion. The breakfast and the use of scooter are complimentary. Hideout also offers lunch and dinner that staff can bring to you to enjoy on your private patio. There are also some local warungs a short drive away if you rather go out for dinner. 

Location – Sideman (southeast)

Budget – $$

Best Instagram Photo Spot: Best Insta shots can be taken in the bedroom on the second floor. Also, on the hammock and in the plunge pool. 

Patan Kikian Villa 

Patan Kikian is located in the heart of Sideman in southeast Bali. 

The property organises some exciting activities that guests can undertake, including cooking and yoga classes, cycling tours and trekking. Breakfast, free tea and coffee as well as airport transfer are included in the room rate. 

There are different room types to choose from, all modern and simple but comfortable. 

Location – Sideman (southeast)

Budget – $

Best Instagram Photo Spot: The best photo spot is at their epic infinity pool overlooking the mighty Mount Agung. Order a floating breakfast and have it by the edge of the pool! 

Most Instagrammable Hotels in Bali – NORTH

Basecamp Bali – Eco Luxury Bubble Hotel

If you’re more of an adventure seeker and love trying out unique places, then Basecamp Bali is the perfect match for you!

Situated in the UNESCO Global Geopark on the edge of Mount Batur, northeast of the island, Basecamp Bali guarantees an unforgettable experience. 

The bubble hotel is built on a platform and surrounded by the unique post-volcanic landscape; it’s a fusion of luxury and being close to the mother earth! 

If you visit during the dry season, you will experience an unspoiled starry night from the comfort of your bed. 

When booking a stay with Basecamp Bali, don’t worry about finding the place. The staff will pick you up from Bali’s main tourist hubs such as Kuta, Ubud and Seminyak and drive you to the location. The stay also comes with breakfast and dinner.

Imagine sitting on a platform, surrounded by nature, sipping wine with your loved one (or bestie) and watching as the sun goes down over the Mt Batur. 

Location – Kintamani (northeast)

Budget – $$$

Best Instagram Photo Spot – In front of your bubble house, overlooking the might Mount Batur. The view doesn’t get better than this!

Book early, as they get sold out quickly!

Munduk Moding Plantation Nature Resort $ Spa

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Photo Credit: Munduk Moding Plantation

Situated on a working coffee plantation, north of the island, Munduk Moding boasts some spectacular views and a unique environment, spreading across a few hectares of land. Munduk Moding Plantation is definitely at the top of the list of cool places to stay in Bali!

Its mission is to preserve the surrounding environment and support the local community while offering a unique, close-to-nature experience to its guests. 

In addition to the complete chillout, the hotel offers a wide variety of activities including a guided walk on the coffee plantation, coffee roasting, bamboo straw making, horse riding and yoga classes. 

They also organise a complimentary shuttle bus to the local attractions, including the Munduk Waterfall. The facilities include a stunning infinity pool, a jacuzzi, a spa, gym, tannins court and a library. 

There is a range of stunning rooms to choose from. The best one comes with a private pool.

Location – Munduk (North Bali)

Budget – $$

Best Instagram Photo Spot – Best photo spot is by their infinity pool at sunset. Take the photo at the golden hour when the sunset coloured sky reflects in the pool blending the two. It’s a truly magical spectacle and an ultimate Instagram shot!

Most Instagrammable Hotels in Bali – SOUTH

Sal Secret Spot – Uluwatu 

Sal Secret Spot is located in the heart of Uluwatu, which is where you can find Bali’s best beaches and world-famous surfing spots. 

If you’re not a surfer that’s also okay because the hotel is located within walking distance from Binging Beach, where the sea is much calmer and perfect for swimming and lounging on the beach. 

The area is also great for some best Uluwatu Cafes like the Drifters, Gooseberry and Our Café, which is handy because breakfast is not included in the room rate.

Sal Secret Spot is one of the favourite hotels where Bali’s content creators like hanging out. Who knows you may spot the owner of your favourite Instagram travel account here!

The hotel is really cute. There is a lovely pool area with Bali styled umbrellas and white sun loungers. The rooms are small but comfortable with a boho and nautical vibe. 

Location – Uluwatu 

Budget – $

Best Instagram Photo Spot – Best area for an Instagram worthy photo is most definitely by the pool. 

Korowai 

Korowai

Korowai Hotel is located right by the ocean in Uluwatu. Some of its best rooms are overlooking a small secluded beach that hotel has direct access to. The cottages have a beautiful design, using locally sourced bamboo and stone in the bathrooms. They all come with private balconies, and some of them have a cute net to chill on.  

There is a lovely outdoor restaurant where you can grab lunch or have a cold coconut. The room rate does not include breakfast. 

A short walk down the stairs, there is a small beach which you’ll probably have all to yourself if you decide to visit. At low tide, it’s possible to walk to Bingin beach from here. 

It’s worth noting that there is a 10 minutes’ walk from the main street to the hotel where you need to carry your luggage, so if you have a large suitcase, this hotel is probably not suitable for you. 

Location – Uluwatu 

Budget – $$

Best Instagram Photo Spot: The hotel’s communal areas are the most picturesque, or the balcony of your hut.

The Edge Bali

Photo Credit: The Edge

The Edge is definitely heading the list of most luxurious stays in Bali! If you can splurge on it, then go ahead, it’s most certainly worth it. For the rest of us, the Edge offers a day pass to experience some of its greatness. 

The property consists of 8 luxurious villas, with private pool, stunning views over the Indian Ocean and a 24/7 personal butler that can attend to all your wishes. 

The Edge has become Instagram famous for its epic infinity pool perched on the 500 ft cliff. And the best part is that the pool extends beyond the edge of the cliff into the void and has a glass bottom so you can see that there is nothing but the sea underneath! I mean, a hotel pool doesn’t get more epic than the one at the Edge. 

Location – Uluwatu

Budget – $$$$

Best Instagram Photo Spot: You won’t be surprised if I tell you that the best photo spot at the Edge is on the edge of the cliff in their epic infinity pool. Are you scared of heights? 

La Cabane 

La Cabane is a small, boutique hotel located in Jimbaran area, a short drive from Uluwatu. Jimbaran is excellent for calm sea and the best seafood restaurants in Bali. 

La Cabane is a right piece of heaven and is also growing in popularity amongst Bali based influencers. 

The property has a gorgeous pool area overlooking the sea and is particularly beautiful at sunset. There is plenty of large bin bags where you can lounge in the shade sipping fresh coconut water. There is also an adorable swing by the pool.

The room rate includes a scrumptious breakfast, served by the pool on small wooden tables surrounded by cushions. What a cute set up!

Rooms are very spacious with four-posters beds and all the modern comforts. If you’re planning a flower bath, that can be arranged for you by the hotel, just ask. If you’re planning that, don’t forget to request a room with a large stone bathtub, for the ultimate flower bath experience.

Location – Jimbaran 

Budget – $

Best Instagram Photo Spot: Best Insta-worthy photo can be taken with the colourful breakfast served by the pool or on the adorable swing overlooking the pool area. 

The Colony Hotel – Seminyak 

The Colony Hotel is located in the heart of the popular area of Seminyak within walking distance to its main attractions such as the Potato Head. At the same time, The Colony Hotel offers a peaceful oasis where you can truly unwind. 

The hotel is beautifully decorated throughout in a colonial style with white furniture, tiled floors and chandeliers. The pool area is absolutely stunning. You can find it, in the hotels inner courtyard and surrounded by lush palm trees.

For even more luxurious and exclusive feel, stay in the Club wing of the hotel that has its own pool, larger and enhanced rooms and exclusive access to the Club Lounge with sunset drinks each night.

Location – Seminyak

Budget – $$

Best Instagram Photo Spot: Take your Instagram photo at breakfast time served by the beautiful pool area. 

Guru Canggu Boutique Hotel 

Guru Canggu is situated in Berawa area in Canggu, close to many great cafes, beach clubs and only 10 minutes’ walk to Berawa Beach. Guru Canggu has a variety of mixed and female-only shared dormitories as well as a few private rooms. 

This boutique hostel is an excellent option if you’re on the budget or travelling solo. The rooms are simple but stylish. There is a gorgeous common area where you can work and socialise with fellow travellers and a great pool area. The whole property is beautiful and tastefully decorated with a boho vibe. 

If you’re looking for activities in Canggu, you won’t be disappointed. Guru Canggu organises movie nights with popcorn and loungers, and often there are other themed events too. And they can also organise surfing and yoga classes for you. 

An on-site café serves delicious Canggu staples such as colourful smoothie bowls and avocado on toasts. 

Location – Canggu 

Budget – $

Best Instagram Photo Spot – There is many! Guru Canggu is a hidden gem when it comes to best Instagram spots! Try the communal area by the pool and also their bathrooms! 

Mal

Hey there! Thanks for visiting my blog. I'm Mal, Polish solo traveller from the UK. I quit the financial corp world and sold all my belongings to travel the world full time. I'm currently based in Bali. Follow me for free destination guides and travel tips.

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