The Festive Season calls for merriment and joy; so this year make it special by celebrating at InterContinental Bali Resort, which is offering a whole host of exciting culinary events and leisure activities for couples, families, and children.
The festivities will begin on Christmas Eve, with complimentary Christmas Cocktails served in the Saraswati Lounge accompanied by Christmas Carols performed by the children of Panti Salam orphanage. In the evening, guests have the choice of two exceptional Christmas Eve dining options: Bella Cucina Restaurant will serve a Christmas Eve set dinner, while KO Restaurant, Teppanyaki & Cocktail Lounge offers an authentic Japanese experience with a Sushi Extravaganza.
Santa Claus himself will herald the Christmas Day festivities, arriving at the Resort Lobby at 10 am in his horse-drawn carriage to spread a special message of peace and goodwill. The merriment will continue at Bella Cucina with a Festive Family Brunch and/or a Christmas Day Dinner accompanied by all the trimmings.
InterContinental Bali Resort offers something for everyone on New Year’s Eve with the choice of a Seafood Buffet Galore at Jimbaran Gardens, accompanied by live music and a fire dance; a New Year’s Eve Italian Dinner at Bella Cucina with a live band; or Japanese Delights at KO Restaurant, Teppanyaki & Cocktail Lounge. For a truly romantic and memorable New Year’s Eve experience, honeymooners and couples can opt for a Candlelit Intimate Dinner, paired with caviar and Dom Pérignon Champagne, inclusive of music and served by a personal butler and chef in a ‘bale’ pavilion overlooking Jimbaran Bay. Finally, revelers can welcome in the New Year at Sunset Beach Bar & Grill with a Countdown Party, DJ music, and a rousing firework display that will light up the sky over Jimbaran Bay.
Leisure Activities from the Leisure Concierge include the Christmas Eve Fisherman’s 2-hour Bicycle Tour of Kedonganan fisherman’s village and the traditional fish market; ‘Om for the Holidays’ group yoga; Water Polo in the Balinese Bath Pool; and Healing Meditation. Festive Packages at Spa Uluwatu include ‘Celebrate your Life’ – a 150-minute treatment incorporating a Therapeutic Ritual Foot Bath, a Warm Stone Massage, and a Deluxe Manicure or Deluxe Pedicure by OPI; or the Ultimate Spa Package – a 120-minute treatment beginning with a Ritual Foot Bath, continuing with a Balinese Massage, and concluding with a Rejuvenating Oxygen Infusion face treatment.
Little travellers have plenty to look forward to at Planet Trekkers, with a comprehensive and fun programme of Christmas and New Year activities such as Chocolate Decorating in the Christmas Kids’ Kitchen, Christmas T-shirt Painting, a Princess and Super Heroes Costume Party, Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve parties, and the beautiful experience of releasing baby turtles into the sea.
In the Christmas spirit of ‘giving back’ to the local community, the Resort is running a special charity initiative to raise funds towards the educational and daily living costs of the children at Panti Salam Orphanage. Guests and visitors are invited to contribute cash donations and take home a small gift, made by the children of the orphanage, as a memento of their support for the underprivileged children of Bali.
InterContinental Bali Resort looks forward to welcoming guests with warmth and five-star hospitality over the Festive Season.