Kuta & Legian

Exploring Kuta & Legian - Guide to Kuta & Legian, Bali

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With its famous beachfront, consistent waves, and ready supply of ice-cold Bintangs, Kuta is a favourite for many.

It’s home to the popular Beachwalk shopping mall and Waterbom water park, making it a popular choice with families. The tangle of streets behind the beach is lined with markets and happy-hour bars, with many bargains to be had.

There are also luxe ocean-view hotels and beach clubs if you have a bit more cash to splash.

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Where to Stay in Kuta & Legian , Bali

Accommodation options in Kuta — and the adjoining beach resort of Legian — are plentiful.

Cosy homestays, private villas, and luxurious beach resorts are all present here. For the latter, expect incredible ocean views, infinity pools, and lots of pampering at the hotel spa.

There are stays that specifically target families and luxurious adult-only hotels, with prices for all budgets.

Luxury Hotels in Kuta & Legian

Mid-Range Hotels in Kuta & Legian

Budget Stays in Kuta & Legian

Know Where to Go for Food and Drinks in Kuta & Legian

Going out to eat or drink in the Kuta/Legian area is great fun. Kuta is famous for its party vibe while Legian tends to be a little more laidback.

You could sip tropical cocktails overlooking the ocean, try cheap local eats, or sample one of the great hotel restaurants. A cold beer or young coconut from one of the beach sellers is also a lovely experience.

There’s something to suit most tastes!

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Things to Do in Kuta & Legian

Surfing is up there with the top activities in Kuta. You’ll likely meet the friendly local surf guides down at the beach, and lessons are very reasonably priced.

If you love shopping, there’s plenty to keep you busy, too. Grab a souvenir in the Poppies Lane markets, shop high-street labels at Beachwalk, or pick up something special at one of the independent fashion boutiques on Legian’s main street.

When the kids get bored, take them to Waterbom, one of south-east Asia’s best waterparks. Flumes, rapids, and aquatic fun awaits in 3.8 hectares of tropical grounds.

Hitting the spa is also a must with prices in this area among the most affordable on the island. You can get a Balinese massage, a facial, or a crème bath (traditional hair spa) for under $25.

Tours and Activities in Kuta & Legian

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