New Year’s Eve is coming up fast, and there are so many slick, stylish and downright sexy NYE events going on around the island that we can hardly decide which ones to hit up. If you’re in the same conundrum, take a look through our list of top picks for New Year’s Eve parties in Bali to help you narrow down the choices.
Roaring Twenties NYE @ Ku De Ta
Get into the swing of things and relive the era when flappers dresses, pearls, suspenders and suits were all the rage at the Roaring Twenties New Year’s Eve party at Ku De Ta. Guests can expect a Gatsby-worthy soiree inside and spilling out onto the beach under the stars as DJs Pete Gooding and Jim Breese lay on the tunes for your drinking and dancing pleasure until well after the countdown has ended.
Bling New Year’s Eve @ Cocoon Beach Club
Do your best bling and shine like a diamond beachside at Cocoon’s glitzy New Year’s Eve bash that will feature no less than six DJs on the decks, eye candy in the form of fire dancers, stilt walkers and acrobats, and a spectacular pyrotechnics show at the stroke of midnight to usher in 2014 with a bang. Limited tickets are still available for the 3-course dinner, VIP tables with full bottle service and general admission.
Club Tropicana @ Potato Head Beach Club
It’s all about the music on New Year’s Eve at Potato Head with a solid lineup of DJs from around the world throwing down mad beats all night long. Get ready to dance until dawn to the likes of Lady Flic (NZ), Denis (Rus), Stuart Mac (UK), LBS (US), Dea (ID) and Yuki (JP). Unfortunately, all of the VIP tables have sold out, but you can still get in on the general admission tickets while they last.
Bring the Bright Countdown feat. Scarlett Etienne @ W Bali
Usher in 2014 in style at Seminyak’s swanky playground at the W, where you can drink, dance and drum up conversations at a multitude of hot locations around the resort. Whether you’re sipping signature cocktails at the W Lounge, grooving to the beats of DJs like Wayne Wonder, Danny Fry, Hugo Marti and Nanda at the Woo Bar, or watching the fireworks explode over the ocean from daybeds on the deck, it’s pretty hard not to feel the good vibes flowing at the W. Special Guest DJ Scarlett Etienne.
Reservations: w| www.wretreatbali.com/ p|+62 361 3000 106
DJ Rob Keith (USA) @ The Townhouse Bali
Out with the old and in with the new year at Bali’s newest cosmopolitan hotspot to hit the Seminyak scene. To bid farewell to 2013, Townhouse will be offering a fabulous 3-course meal replete with a welcome drink and front row seats to the fireworks on the rooftop lounge, as well as fresh beats by DJ Rob Keith (USA) in the lower lounge. You can also opt for just drinks and dancing in the lounge.
A New Year’s Eve To Remember @ The Mulia Resort
The Mulia is gaining a solid reputation for bringing in world class performers, and this New Year’s Eve will be no exception. Head to the Mulia for a lavish New Year’s Eve dinner at one of their many dining establishments, and afterwards take in the soulful singing of Jermain Paul, singer and season two winner of NBC’s the Voice as he delivers a powerful performance that is sure to entrance.
Reservations: w| www.themulia.com
Alice in Nirwanaland @ Nirwana Bali Resort
Start your New Year’s Eve on a high note with a spectacular spread of international fare including organic beef, fresh sea bass, grilled lobster, sushi, satay, pastas and sweet treats at the Pan Pacific’s NYE Gala Dinner Buffet at the Merica restaurant or the Pool Grill overlooking the golf course, Indian Ocean and Tanah Lot temple. Afterwards, grab your complimentary glass of bubbles for the countdown and watch the stunning fireworks display from the Grand Ballroom. Guests can also enjoy live bands and DJs, fun games and a lucky draw.