BLOW BAR

BLOW BAR BALI – Its not what you think it is

Dont let the name fool you, the Blow Bar Bali is the best thing that has happened to Seminyak since KuDeTa put in a pool.  The first of its kind in Bali, and correct me if I’m wrong, but also this side of the equator – Blow Bar Bali is your hairdresser, nail salon and favourite […]

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Win a Sunset Escape to The Seminyak Beach Resort & Spa

Another fabulous Instagram competition for my lovely loyal followers The Seminyak Snob along with the Seminyak Beach Resort & Spa are thrilled to offer a 2-night giveaway staying at this gorgeous beachfront property in the heart of Seminyak. On offer is the opportunity to win 2 nights in a Beach Wing Room, with breakfast daily […]

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ITALIAN STYLE : Our favourite 5 starry eyed Seminyak eateries

Travelling to Bali with the love of your life and want to make it THE most romantic time ever. Well, we are here to help you ! We have picked our favourite five Seminyak starry eyed Italian restaurants for you to wine and dine your one and only.  I mean really, lets face it, no […]

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LUXURY LAID ON : The Legian Bali

The Legian Bali   With the Seminyak stretch filled with beautiful beach front resorts, each of them offering something different, it can be difficult to decide where you should stay, however, if your list of requirements includes, luxury laid on, ocean views, romance, an incredible location and a perfect pool – We can highly recommend […]

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LEMBONGAN LUXURY : Villa Sayang

It was that time again, the time when a little weekend escape was needed and given that the Seminyak silly season was all set to start I thought it was the perfect time to head to Lembongan to relax, refresh and recharge my slightly worn down battery.   That was the easy decision; the hard […]

SWEET BALI ESCAPE

COMPETITION : Sweet Bali Escape giveaway

Hey Hey Hey its time for our  Sweet Bali Escape Giveaway !!     The Snobs along with our partners Peppers Seminyak , Destination HQ, Bondi Venus and U Look Hot In Bikini are giving you the opportunity to win a Sweet Bali Escape valued at AUD $9500 – yes that’s right $9500!! I mean really, […]

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ULUWATU INDULGENCE : The Ungasan Clifftop Resort

Are you on Instagram and follow the bazillions of Bali bloggers taking pictures in paradise. Well if you are, I am sure you have seen the amazing shots, all with hash tags like #uluwatu #bluepoint #sulubanbeach #singlefin, etc, etc, and wished that it was you there on the cliff tops looking out at that big […]

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LEATHER LUST HAVES : The Bali Tailor

Some things never ever go out of fashion and are fundamental for any woman’s wardrobe; the must have “man style” white shirt, your favorite pair of denim jeans, a cool black v neck tee, the little black dress…. And of course a lux leather biker style jacket – something every style conscious girl should have. […]

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SUNNY SIDE UP : Sundara

Its no secret that us snobs love a beach club and that Four Seasons properties around the world are major snob material – so it makes sense that their Club located on the impeccable Jimbaran beach is nothing less than 5 star in every way. And the great thing is – you don’t have to […]

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GETTING MY SUFER SIDE ON : Komune Beach Club

A 45 minute drive from Seminyak (well okay can be 60 minutes in bad traffic) is a blissfully beautiful stretch of beach known very well to surfers from around the world called Keramas. The word is slowly getting out about this surfer’s paradise and as a result accommodation is slowly popping up in and around […]

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SHOPPING : Some of my favourite places to stop for a shop

I LOVE shopping, I confess, I am a shopaholic, I remember way way back when I used to holiday in Bali (before I decided to call this island my home) one of the things I used to get excited about was trawling the crazy streets, stepping carefully so not to fall into a deep dark pot […]

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NEW KID ON THE BEACH BLOCK : Finns Beach Club moves to our Hood

I was beyond excited when I heard that Finns Beach Club (previously on the shores in Uluwatu) had decided to relocate to my side of town as much as I loved the old Finns, sometimes driving to Uluwatu in high season traffic really did my head in.  I don’t know about you, but I love a great […]

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SECRET WOMENS BUSINESS : Bliss Sanctuary

Ladies…. need to take some time out on your own, without the husband, boyfriend, kids, dogs, etc, so you can forget about work, dinner, school pick ups, washing, ironing, and all the other somewhat mundane things that may just be getting the better of you? Want to take yourself out of your comfort zone and […]

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ADDICTED TO PARADISE : Villa Coral Nusa Lembongan

It’s no secret that our go to getaway when we need to escape the silly that sometimes Seminyak is known for is Nusa Lembongan. We are pretty fussy about where we stay returning to our favorites again and again. But this time we thought – lets mix it up and try somewhere completely different. We […]

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Snobbing it in Sanur : Fairmont Sanur

Its been so long, years in fact since I hopped on the vespa and took a scoot down to Sanur, and with noisy workmen trouncing in and out of our villa here in Seminyak – we were looking for somewhere quiet to spend some time. The day trip turned in to an overnighter, when we […]

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Beach Club Beauty : Karma

    Waking up everyday in paradise is indeed a blessing – so much to see, so much to do, so much to eat, so much to (dare I say) drink. That is the beauty of Bali – every day is an adventure and you are never ever stuck for things to do, see, experience […]

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Fiesta Fun in Seminyak : Motel Mexicola

Having just returned from a holiday in Mexico City and Playa del Carmen – I realised how much I love everything Mexican, the food, the colour, the people, the tequila, the margaritas, the tacos – I think I must have been an Amiga in my previous life.   And then it struck me (im a […]

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STARTING THE DAY OFF RIGHT : Breakfast in the Yak

Our hood is known for its amazing restaurants, places where you wine and dine at night whilst watching the sunset, well you may or may not know it – but some of these places actually serve up some of the best breakies  that you will ever taste, and better still all at a fraction of the […]

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PIZZA PARADISE: Hanks Liquor and Pizza

Lets get this straight, I love PIZZA, and have searched Bali high and low looking for pizza perfection, and finally I am positive I have found it – Hanks dishes up the best on the island. Situated in Oberoi Street, but well past the crazy part, on the way to Kudeta, look up as your […]

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ISLAND HOPPING: Flores

Do you find yourself day dreaming about travelling to an island paradise with no cars, no parking inspectors, no kids, no nothing but sunshine, crystal clear water, white sand, pink sand and palm trees? Of course you do – who doesn’t? Well let me fill you in on a little secret, you will find all […]

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DAY TRIPPING IN PARADISE : Pandawa Beach

Scrolling thru your instagram feed and spotted beaches that you cannot believe are found in Bali? Well let me tell you something – they do exist and they are incredible! Bali is chock-full of beaches that scream AMAZING – some are just a short scooter ride away and some are worthy of 2 night getaways […]

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PARADISE GETAWAYS : Mick’s Place Bingin Beach

Whenever someone hears that I live in Bali – often one of the first questions I get asked is “Oh do you surf?” Uhhhh no…. but that doesn’t stop me from enjoying the plethora of incredible surf beaches on the island, many within a short scooter ride away. One very special place is Bingin Beach […]

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SOMEWHERE SUPER SNOBBY : The Alila Seminyak

Want some where spesh to hang with your significant other away from the Doof Doof and smell of Hawaiian Tropic? Well a day, a night or a week at the Alila Seminyak may be just what you need if you are wanting to add a capital R into your romantic holiday. You will want to kiss your […]

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LUSH & LUXURIOUS : Villa Shambala Seminyak

Want to stay in a luxurious, lush and large private villa smack bang in the heart of Seminyak – but feels like your in the hills of Ubud ? Of course you do! Villa Shambala is just that. This stunning 5 bedroom villa is spacious, peaceful, eclectic and totally luxe blending the old with the new, […]

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RESORT LIFE : Sofitel Nusa Dua

After something a little bit quieter than the craziness and commotion in Seminyak, well Nusa Dua is most definately the place for you. Well known for its white sand beaches, blue waters and enclave of five star resorts it is the perfect place for honeymooners and families alike. One of our favourites and we head there often […]

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LETS GET WET : Splash Waterpark at Canggu Club

Got kids and looking for something fun to do for the day? Or are you just a big kid and interested in getting wet? Well Splash water park at the Canggu Club will do just that. There is something for everyone ensuring that the day is full of fun in and out of the water. […]

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FOODIES HEAVEN : Merah Putih

This restaurant will blow you away in every way. Us snobs love coming to Merah Putih when we are in need of a dose of some delicious Indonesian cuisine, and of course some cocktails. The impressiveness of this venue never fails to fascinate me every time I walk through their doors, it truly is grand but in a very […]

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INTERIOR ADDICTION : Kim Soo

Oh my snob! Kim Soo is one of our favorite interior stores on the island. My heart starts to beat 1000 times faster every time I walk thru the curved and whiter than white entrance. Mentally in my head I start to re decorate my villa. Kim Soo is an interiors lover’s addiction. I have […]

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LETS EAT : Urchin Grill & Raw Bar Seminyak

This super sleek and very snob restaurant MUST be on your LIST when you visit Seminyak. Grab your significant other for a romantic dinner or grab a group of friends and sit at one of the high long benches – who ever you go with you are in for a snobby night. Situated at the front of […]

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ISLAND HOPPING : Nusa Lembongan

Oh my SNOB,  Nusa Lembongan is pure perfection – this small friendly chilled out island has such a relaxed vibe and is only 12 kms away from Bali meaning it  provides a great weekend getaway or the perfect long stay holiday away from the hustle and bustle of  home. Where to start !  So much to […]

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SHOPPING FOR A SHELFIE : Kody & Ko

Kody & Ko homewares with a heart Kody & ko is definitely not your traditional souvenir store. This super cool and very bright space stands out from the crowd in more ways than one. Its white walls and shelves provide the perfect environment for all the lively coloured, unique, fun objects that are displayed on the shelves. Everything […]

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GET YOUR GANGSTA ON : Cafe Organic Seminyak

With a plethora of food options available in Seminyak, it sometimes gets super confusing to choose where to go and what to eat, but this little baby is definitely worth a visit. Its just on 6 months old, and already it is a sure fire favourite amongst the locals and holiday makers. Suffice to say I fell […]

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SUNSET SUPERSTAR : Kudeta

I’m super lucky to live within walking distance to Seminyak’s very glam beach club KUDETA, hence why its become my “local”. Most nights you will find me down there ready to take in the amazing sunsets that takes place right on their front door step.This place is an institution in Bali, and is on everyone’s “must do […]

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NUSA LEMBONGAN : Villa Lago

People always say to me “why do you need a holiday? You live in Bali” yes it is true that I live on an beautiful island where its sunny and hot for nearly all of the year – surrounded by beautiful beaches, beach clubs, surf, sunshine and a spectacular sunset to take in with your […]

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SUNSET SPOTS

Bali and of course Seminyak is renowned for their spectacular sunsets. Every single day at around 5.30pm ish you will see locals and tourists alike flock to the beach, beach clubs or roof top bars to witness the dazzling show that this island is famous for. If you are in town – it would be […]