Jimbaran is close to the airport, has white sandy beaches, warm azure waters, and the family will have a great time exploring this beautiful area. Watch the sunset on the beach before heading to dinner at one of their chic local restaurants. There’s plenty to do for the whole family.
Intercontinental Hotel - A secluded hotel set within Jimbaran Bay is the perfect getaway for all the family. Their kids zone, Planet Trekkers is a dedicated children's center that has been structured as a mini resort for younger visitors to enjoy. The facility itself encompasses a child-friendly space with an indoor air-conditioned club house as well as an outdoor swimming pool, climbing frame, mini basketball compound and ample recreational space, supervised at all times. There is also baby-sitting service for when you need date night! www.intercontinental.com/hotels/gb/en/bali/dpsha/hoteldetail
Le Méridien Bali Jimbaran - A family friendly resort where kids can enjoy the benefits of a kids club and parents can relax by the pool. The J Kids Club is a paradise filled with fantastic programmes of cultural education and entertainment, which includes outdoor activities to keep youngsters active and inspired. Plenty of time for you to enjoy a spa treatment or two. www.lemeridienbalijimbaran.com
RIMBA Jimbaran Bali - Located slightly inland this is a great hotel if you’re not a beach lover. For families, interconnecting rooms are available while recreation facilities abound with Kids Club, children’s pool with waterslide, and on-site babysitting. The air-conditioned, colorfully-decorated Kids Club is equipped with a mini-cinema, games room with PlayStation4, online computer games, toys, puzzles and books. www.rimbajimbaran.com
Little Bali Love - Create your own masterpiece with paint a pot experience. A fun activity for all the family from toddlers to grownups! http://littlebalilove.com/play/jengalla-paint-a-pot/
Rip Curl School of Surf Jimbaran - Once they’ve picked you up from your hotel and you’ve reached the beach, students are equipped with a rash vest, board shorts and surf helmet before hitting the waves. You can also scoop up gear at the Rip Curl shop plus photos and DVD footage of classes after each course. www.ripcurlschoolofsurf.com
Jimbaran Bay Traditional Fish Market - The main market is located in Kedonganan, several hundred meters north from the main Jimbaran coastline. Arrive early just after sunrise, you will witness the fishing boats that come in to unload their nets and baskets filled with live fish.
Jenggala Gallery - A great stopover if you’re interested in arts and something different while out and about in Jimbaran, Jenggala Gallery also offers convenience with its coffee shop right next to this large contemporary space.
Jimbaran Seafood Beach BBQ - Sunsets, beach for kiddy play, loads of cheap and cheerful restaurants, and some of the best barbequed seafood on the island...those in the Bukit should make a plan to hit up this fun spot for family grub feasts! Jimbaran Beach BBQ (Get dropped off at Jimbaran Beach Club (down from Four Seasons), and head down the beach!) Menaga Café www.menega.com
Grocer and Grind - A casual café for a great cup of Joe, a delicious sandwich or salad at lunch. With a relaxing vibe and casual environment, this is a great spot for a family mid day break. http://grocerandgrind.com/locations/jimbaran.html
Jimbaran Beach - The beach and the bay of Jimbaran offer small secluded areas, where tranquility and peace are the perfect antidote to a stressful world. Plenty of space to build sandcastles, play in the sea or have a well deserved snooze on the beach.
Little Steps Asia knows what families need.
Sign up for our email newsletters to get the most out of Asia!