Having a relaxing massage – or two – in Bali is almost de riguer, especially with the plethora of options to choose from. And thanks to the variety of affordable treatments on offer, pampering sessions can be enjoyed even more frequently.
Kaiana Salon & Spa
Located in the same compound as the famous Warung Made in Seminyak, the second-storey spa is a peaceful and minimalist oasis of clean white walls, floor-to-ceiling windows, warm wooden flooring and well-appointed furnishing. It offers a full range of services including massages, facials and nail services. A 60-minute Balinese massage starts from IDR300,000 (US$23). For a decadent end to your day, book a treatment before dinner downstairs – the Nasi Goreng (fried rice) a la Made is a popular choice.
Jalan Raya Seminyak, Made’s Warung 2nd floor, Tel: +62 (361) 730562, 737067
Bookings are essential at this Seminyak institution – it has been around for over 20 years and is the model day spa from which newer establishments take inspiration. From the traditional Mandi Lulur, an ancient purifying ritual favoured by Javanese royalty, to a specialised pregnancy massage and full-body waxing, you can certainly get the works here. Massage treatments start from IDR275,000.
Jalan Kayu Jati No. 2, Petitenget, Tel: +62 (0) 361 733317, 735058
Having a massage any time you wish is a reality at this 24-hour spa nestled within the W Bali in Seminyak. For IDR1,000,000, the 60-minute Scent Alchemist aromatherapy massage combines a customised potion of oils with personalised massage techniques to soothe tired bodies at any time of the day.
Jalan Petitenget, Kerobokan, Seminyak, Tel: +62 361 4738 106