Bali’s Hottest New Year’s Parties

December 1, 2016 Life on the Island

The island is a place of celebration at the end of the year; so if you’re spending your New Years Eve in Bali to bring in 2018 you’re in luck because the parties and celebrations get bigger and better every year. This 2017-2018 New Years, big names like Flight Facilities, Charli XCX and Sam Divine are making their way to the island.

Now updated for 2017 – 2018 events:

FINNS Beach Club (Canggu)

New Years Eve Party Finns Beach Club Bali

This year Finns Beach Club, the tropical bamboo structure sprawling across the front of Berawa Beach has prepared an epic line up for New Years Eve in Canggu! It’s the ultimate trifecta of electronic music featuring: Flight Facilities (DJ Set), Claptone and Hayden James (DJ Set). A range of tickets are available, from general admission (starting at Rp.1,000,000) to VIP Lounge (Rp. 1,750,000) to VIP Day Beds and more. *Prices may vary closer to the date. They’ll be open on Sunday 31st Dec from 3pm to 3am (2018).

Welcome 2018 in Bali like you should, by the beach at an epic party in one of Bali’s most popular beach clubs. Get your tickets here. 

Finns Beach Club
Jalan Raya Pantai Berawa, Canggu

The Mulia, Mulia Resort & Villas (Nusa Dua)

New Years Eve Mulia Bali Nusa Dua

The Mulia Bali has pulled all the stops for a huge New Years celebration in Nusa Dua. This year they are bringing in huge headliner, Charli XCX! Charlotte Emma Aitchison, a British singer and songwriter within the “experimental pop” or electropop genres, perhaps made her big break with the popular song “Boom Clap” in 2014, the soundtrack to the move Fault In Our Stars. This year she released a new single in July 2017 called “Boys” featuring stars like Joe Jonas and Panic! at the Disco. This New Year’s Eve she’ll be electrifying the Grand Ballroom at the Mulia Resort.

The Mulia Bali offers a different range of packages to see Charli XCX for those either staying in-house, enjoying one of the many New Years dinners available or just there for the big countdown! Make a direct inquiry to: or +62 361 301777 for details and pricing.

Jalan Raya Nusa Dua Selatan, Kawasan Sawangan, Nusa Dua
+62 361 3017777

W Bali (Seminyak)

New Years Eve Seminyak W Bali

Prepare for countdown on New Year’s Eve in one of the world’s sexiest destinations!. Start the evening with a mouthwatering buffet spread at FIRE or STARFISH BLOO (prices starts from IDR2,500,000++ per person) then head to W LOUNGE or WOOBAR where the entertainment lineup will electrify the night:

This year W brings in headliner SAM DIVINE, London born and bred female DJ under Defected Records, where her reputation for energizing the dancefloor has been acknowledged by her inclusion in Pete Tong’s Selecter Series for Radio 1, and also BECKY TONG, one of London’s most in demand female DJs who is currently the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa) Music Director for W Hotels. Extra beats by W’s line up of resident DJs will ring in the night with energy against Seminyak’s mystical backdrop along with the signature fireworks show.

Presale entrance ticket to W Lounge & Woobar is IDR 1,000,000++ per person (IDR 1,200,000++ per person at the door).

Jl. Petitenget, Seminyak
+62 361 3000106

Ayodya Resort Bali (Nusa Dua)

Ayodya Resort Bali new years eve in Nusa Dua

Starting form the 24th of December, Ayodya Resort Bali starts Big Shots, a 9-day, consecutive beach party at Ayodya Beach Club & Grill along the private Mengiat Beach! Every night brings in  new line of music with different DJs and performers to mix things up. Live saxophone performances (Martin Lyndsey Clark), jazz trumpet (Rio Siddik), Beatles tribute band, Bikini shows, Balinese dance performances and much, much more! Every night is free entry.

New Years Eve takes it to a whole new level, from 2.30pm – 2.30am a massive line up of performers from Richi b2b, Archie, Wisdy, NDNR, Sheny and Tantra for countdown, including a Balinese dance performance, various talents and the huge firework finale!

Daily details here.

Jalan Pantai Mengiat, Nusa Dua
+62 361 771102

Four Seasons Resorts Bali (Ubud / Jimbaran)

New Years Eve in Bali Sundara jimbaran

For New Years Eve at Sundara, an iconic beach club and restaurant along Jimbaran Bay, indulge in Bali’s longest New Year’s Eve Brunch from 11am-5pm, enjoying the last day of 2017 with style and indulgence (Starts at  IDR 795,000++/person). For countdown its going to be a Carnivale Party with dinner and fireworks! Enjoy a 5-course modern Asian menu and live latin music from Buena Tierra, bring your swimmers for a midnight dip in the pool, enjoy the fireworks! (Starts at IDR 2,900,000++/person).

Four Seasons Resort Bali Sayan New Years in Ubud

For those after a more subtle welcome to 2018,  Four Seasons Resorts Bali invites you to embrace the island’s niskala (unseen) energy with a dove release, psychic reading, sacred jewellery-making or an afternoon nap suspended in a silk cocoon. At Four Seasons Sayan (Ubud), their wellness mentor will lead an inspiring array of activities for guests to transition from 2017 to 2018 with optimism and enthusiasm. This includes Rudraksha jewellery-making, Ceremony of Peace with dove release, and Sacred Nap suspending you in mid-air in a silk cocoon. At Four Seasons Jimbaran Bay, you can find out more about yourself with a Sixth Sense reading by renowned psychic on 28th December to 6 January. Between 20th December and 10th January, you can signup for a makeover by a talented New York celebrity hair stylist.

Sundara Bali: Website
Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay: Website / Program
Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan, Ubud: Website / Program

Alila Seminyak

Alila Seminyak The Beach Bar

New Year’s Eve at Alila Seminyak is split into three fantastic events because enjoying the end of this year is just as important as welcoming in the new one! Two great dinners are on offer: the Festive Feast at SeaSalt (8pm-11pm) invites friends and families to enjoy an amazing 4-course family-style set dinner by the beach (IDR 695,000++/person, 50% off for kids under 12years); for a totally new experience the Village Vanguard at Alila’s Event Centre (7pm-11pm) brings you back to 1935 in New York, when the legendary Village Vanguard club first opened – the birth place of jazz musicians like Bill Evans, Miles Davis, John Coltrane. Enjoy a spectacular 4-course dinner whilst the jazz band swings in the last moments of 2017.

The real party starts at 11pm at The Beach Bar! Music from Lydia Rose the gypsy songstress and Sammy on saxophone, street food snacks to fuel your celebrations and a beachside countdown with fireworks to end the year with a bang! (Free entry).

A: Jalan Cendrawasih No.99, Seminyak
T: +62 361 3021 888


Viceroy Bali (Ubud)

Cascades Bar Bali Viceroy

Say farewell to 2017 and welcome 2018 with a special dining experience and live music at the renowned Viceroy Bali, voted in the World’s Top 50 Resorts by Conde Nast. This special New Year’s Eve has the Michelin-trained team of CasCades Restaurant preparing a tantalising 9-course degustation menu, with canapés and spectacular champagne / wine selections on offer.

On the edge of a stretching Ubud river valley with gorgeous views, be seduced into the new year with one of Bali’s best vocalists and her band, sharing beats that will draw you irressistbly to the dance floor. Of course, a special midnight toast will make this a truly memorable experience shared with close friends and family. Starts at 7pm, USD 350++ per person for dinner and wine pairing, USD 250++ per person for food only.

Jalan Lanyahan, Banjar Nagi, Ubud
+62 361 971 777 /


Sundays Beach Club (Ungasan)

Sundays Beach Club

If the music is good, you dance! Sundays Beach Club is throwing yet another epic New Years Eve countdown party to see in 2018! Expect delicious bites, champagne toasting, dancing, bonfires, live music, and fireworks. Prices start from IDR 1,000,000++ per adult IDR 350,000++ per child 6pm until late. (Bookings essential).

Jalan Pantai Selatan Gau, Ungasan
+62 811 942 1110

S.K.A.I Beach Club (Legian)

SKAI Beach Club Padma Resort Legian Bali

Head to the legendary beachfront of Legian and settle into S.K.A.I, the beach club at Padma Resort Legian. Everyone is invited to enjoy the sea breeze, DJ tunes and drinks here for the last hours of 2017. Limited a la carte menu is available on the night. No entry fee, only special prices on the sofa & lounge with a minimum spend.

A: Padma Resort Legian, Jalan Padma No.1, Legian
T: +62 361 752 111


Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort

New Years Eve in Bali Nusa Dua Sofitel Bali

Sofitel Bali are offering a range of exciting dining and celebration events on the 31st of December. Choose between Kwee Zeen, Cucina, or Kecak Ballroom for dinner (prices start from IDR 899,000++/person, alcohol packages are available). Down by the beach at Toya Beach Bar & Grill, it’s all about the barbecue and a great seaside party (prices start at IDR 499,000++/person, alcohol packages are available). Finally, down at Retreat Beach its time for two fiery displays to ring in 2018; a magnificent Kecak fire dance performance, followed by fireworks over the beach!

A: Kawasan Parawisata ITDC Lot 5 N5, Nusa Dua
T: +62 361 849 2888


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