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Trip Advisor: Bali is the Best

Bali Named Best Destination in 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards

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Trip Advisor has announced its 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards listing the top destinations, villas, restaurants, attractions and airlines based on the online habits of the millions of Trip Advisor users world-wide.

Bali made a strong showing in the 2018 listings across a number of caterogies, including:


Bali was named the #1 destination world wide in the Trip Advisor poll.

In praising Bali, Trip Advisor said:

“Bali is a living postcard, an Indonesian paradise that feels like a fantasy. Soak up the sun on a stretch of fine white sand, or commune with the tropical creatures as you dive along coral ridges or the colorful wreck of a WWII war ship. On shore, the lush jungle shelters stone temples and mischievous monkeys. The 'artistic capital' of Ubud is the perfect place to see a cultural dance performance, take a batik or silver-smithing workshop, or invigorate your mind and body in a yoga class.”

Other destinations in Asia ranked among the top 25 by Trip Advisor were: Siem Reap (#8); Phuket, Thailand (#10); Hoi An, Vietnam (#13); and Kathmandu, Nepal (#23).

Best Airlines

Named best airline overall was Emirates followed in the number 2 ranking by Singapore Airlines. Ranked at #10 was the Indonesian National flag carrier – Garuda Indonesia.

Best Small Hotel

Bali netted 2 slots in the list of the top 25 small hotel with Luxe Villas Bali (#16) and Jamahal Private Resort and Spa (#17) winning honors.

Best Luxury Hotels

The Mandapa - A Luxury Ritz-Carlton Reserve in Ubud ranked (#15) while Komaneka at Tanggayuda came in at (#16).

Value for Money

Two Bali properties were singled out for their outstanding value for money with Padma Resort in Ubud (#22) and Puri Mangga Sea View Resort and Spa in Lovina, North Bali (#25).

Hotels for Romance

Two Bali hotels cited for their romantic qualities were Jamahal Private Resort and Spa in Jimbaran (#22) and The Kayon in Ubud at (#24).

Bargain Hotel

Ubud’s Tegal Sari Inn was ranked #19 among Trip Advisor’s top 25 bargain hotels.

High End Rentals

In Bali the best high end rentals according to Trip Advisor are Villa Ziba Seminyak (#7) and Villa Mawar Bali in Canggu (#8).

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Trip Advisor’s Readers’ Choice Awards 2018

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