Set just off Bali’s coast, Nusa Lembongan is a stunning island filled with nature, tourist spots and beautiful places to stay.
It’s all about spending your days exploring the island’s stunning scenery, from its clutch of blissful beaches and snorkel spots to dramatic slices of coastline.
To make the most of your time in paradise, there are a lot of resorts in Nusa Lembongan. Whether you’re looking for somewhere that’s family-friendly, or you’re in search of a special resort for a romantic getaway, you’re bound to find somewhere to suit you on this laid-back, tropical island. Check out these top spots!
10 Stunning Resorts in Nusa Lembongan
Resorts in Nusa Lembongan all have one thing in common – they’re beautiful!
Just how beautiful or well designed they are depends from place to place – feast your eyes below..
The clue is in the name at this beautiful resort in Nusa Lembongan. It really is an ocean paradise.
Each of the guest rooms feature a tasteful marriage of rustic, traditional interiors with natural materials, and stylish, modern decor. It is the perfect base to unwind after your adventures on the island.
One of my favourite things about Ocean Paradise Cottage is the garden. It has hammocks, a swing set and the showstopper – the infinity pool.
The location is also ideal for exploring, with sights like the dramatic Devil’s Tear coastline and the quirky Gala-Gala Underground House in easy reach.
The name may say “huts”, but that really doesn’t do the accommodations justice. More like villas, Dream Beach Huts is a beautiful and super special spot to stay in Nusa Lembongan.
They’re a great mix of traditional and modern style, with outdoor bathrooms where you can shower among polished concrete and tropical plants.
A few of them are situated right on the beach and have two storeys, with seating areas and private terraces. Catch magnificent sunset views from the privacy of your own island home.
Take some time to chill out by the pool, or spend all day lounging around on the sand to the sound of waves lapping the shore. You can even book yourself for a Balinese massage on-site!
If you’re feeling more adventurous, head out on a snorkelling trip or tour of the island’s top sights.
Clean and tidy, not to mention stylish, The Acala Shri Sedana is one of the nicest resorts in Nusa Lembongan.
A key aspect of the resort is its spacious rooms, which are ideal to unwind after a busy day exploring what the island has to offer. Decked out with white-washed walls, tiled floors and natural wood furnishings, it is a cosy space for a restful night’s sleep.
There’s a lot going on at this resort, which has a restaurant and swimming pool. Tours can be arranged through the staff, and there’s also a shuttle service to beaches like the famous Jungut Batu Beach and Mushroom Bay Beach!
Lembongan Beach Club & Resort is another of the beautiful and luxe places to stay on the island.
The pool area feels like a super stylish beach club, and each of the rooms have been decked out with luxe furnishings and amenities to add even more luxury. There’s a lot to like about this place!
I’m a big fan of how the resort effortlessly blends into the beach, where you’ll find bean bags to lounge around under sun shades.
The sea is an inviting shade of crystal turquoise, a perfect spot to head out on a boat trip or go snorkelling (right off the shore!).
With a restaurant and bar, and fitness centre, you will have just about everything you need just steps from your room.
Probably the most luxurious resort in Nusa Lembongan, the 5-star Tamarind Resort is the place to stay for a special holiday or island honeymoon.
Everything from the sumptuously polished bathrooms to the sophisticated, design-led restaurant has been carefully curated for the utmost elegance.
As well as oozing luxury, this resort has a super relaxed vibe that makes it an even more blissed-out place to stay.
Most importantly, though, everything here is exceptional – the food, the service, the decor, the ambience, the activities and amenities. It’s a truly dreamy accommodation.
Swimming pool? Check.
Hot tub? Check.
Rustic, stylish villas that have all the modern comforts you could need? Check.
There’s a lot going for this easy-going Nusa Lembongan resort. You can enjoy tasty dinners at the restaurant, relaxed drinks at the on-site bar, spend time chilling by the gleaming pool, or snooze in your own cool, cosy room – the choice is yours.
If you can tear yourself away from the resort, there’s plenty of activities to get involved with, from cycling to snorkelling trips. It’s also set in a great location for checking out nearby restaurants or just lazing around on the beach all day (definitely a favourite activity of mine).
Le Nusa Beach Club resort in Nusa Lembongan seemingly has it all. It’s packed full of amenities and perks, from the free parking (ideal if you want to rent a scooter) and chic, sizeable swimming pool, to darts, table tennis and a restaurant, even its own beach club!
There’s plenty to do right on-site. Perfect for those who like to be a bit lazy during their stay.
The rooms are cute villas scattered around well-tended gardens, and feature their own private terraces where you can sit and stargaze at night.
And, of course, there’s a choice of delicious breakfasts available each morning to set you up for a day of fun.
Situated right on the beachfront at Jungut Batu, Ohana’s Beachfront Resort & Beach Club is a gorgeous place to stay for beach lovers.
The resort has a stylish Balinese design and aesthetics throughout, from the relaxed restaurant to the chic, modern rooms. The rooms have their own private terraces, bathrooms and large, super comfy beds.
You can spend your days relaxing by the pool, chilling on the beach, or getting to know fellow guests in one of the stylish shared spaces of the resort.
Surfers take note: there’s direct access to surf breaks from the beach! And lets not forget that the food is excellent, and something you will look forward to every day.
Sure, the amenities and accommodations at the Blue Lagoon Avia Villas are great, but the views?! Man oh man, they are the real highlight.
Like something off a postcard, the Blue lagoon is HELLA blue with magnificent cliffside surroundings and an often clear blue sky.
From the resort shared pool you can stare off into the horizon to watch magical sunsets and spend lazy days in the tropical sun.
High Tide Beach Resort may be the last on our list of resorts in Nusa Lembongan, but it certainly packs a bunch.
A collection of quaint bungalow style rooms line the pool and beachfront with cute thatched roofs and all the amenities you need for a comfortable stay.
Spend your days exploring the island, settling in around the pool and basking in the beauty of this charming Nusa Lembongan resort.
That was just some of the most beautiful resorts in Nusa Lembongan. Just a hop, skip and a jump over from Bali, you can hit up this idyllic paradise in just a short boat ride.
Not only do you get usual hotel perks like a swimming pool and a restaurant, but there’s a whole lot of other amenities to keep you entertained throughout your stay. Book a massage, a snorkelling excursion, cooking class, or tour of the nearby sights.
Each of the resorts are all a little different. Some resorts are ideal for families, Hai Tide Beach Resort, for example, has a kids club, while others like Lembongan Beach Club & Resort are the perfect option for couples who want a romantic escape.
Where will you be staying on your Nusa Lembongan getaway?
Featured image: Ohana’s Beach Lounge