In the two decades since it welcomed its first guest, Hotel Sanur Beach has grown larger and more refined, in term of the facilities and services it offers to guests. Yet the hotel (a part of the Aerowisata Group) retains its reputation as one of the friendliest resort in Bali.
Hotel Sanur Beach is just fifteen minutes away from Ngurah Rai International Airport and right in the middle of all Sanur’s attractions. Accommodation is in 425 air-conditioned guest units that range from Superior, Deluxe and Studio Rooms to Junior, Presidential and Sanur Beach Suites. Each unit has balcony, telephone, refrigerator, in-house video programs and several satellite television channels, including CNN, ABN, and HBO.
The Garuda Bungalow features classic Balinese décor with the living area on an open terrace overlooking a private pool and gardens. It also offers the attentions of a private staff to cater to special guest wishes and needs.
Within the resort complex are two swimming pools, a children’s playground and a health centre that offers sauna and massage. There are also facilities for tennis, miniature golf, volley ball, badminton, table tennis, jogging. Out rigger boat can be rented by the hour. Snorkeling, sport fishing, and scuba diving are other possible leisure pursuits.
Bicycles are available for guest uses. In the fact, the resort organizes daily bicycle excursions that allow early- risers to experience daily life in nearby Balinese villages. The tour groups set off a sunrise and return two hours later in the time for breakfast.
Thai dishes and French selections are among the specialties available to patrons in the resort’s East West Restaurant, which offers diners a choice of al fresco dining on the veranda or seating inside where there is air conditioning.
The Tirta Poolside Bar, Restaurant and Pizzeria serve daily buffet breakfasts, lunches, and diners, along with a full range of beverages. Close to the beach is Warung Seahorse, open each evening for grilled seafood and more. Drink and light snack are also available in the Perahu Bar and Lounge, where live musical entertainment is featured nightly. Cultural performances of Balinese dance, music and drama are held on the resort’s outdoor stage, along with sumptuous buffet highlighting Indonesian specialties.
For corporate groups who want to mix business with pleasure, the resort has conference facilities which are more than adequate. Meetings for 400 persons can be accommodated in the thatch-roofed Wantilan. The Garuda Room can comfortably handle smaller group of 120 persons, while the Jauk room is suitable for up to 40 persons.
A shopping arcade includes a business centre, news-stand, drugstore, photographic shop, beauty salon, tour and travel desk, and numerous gift boutiques where local craft items are available. A Garuda Indonesia ticket office is situated just off the main lobby. Hotel Sanur Beach’s airport representatives meet all flights and arrange transfer for guests in the hotel’s own fleet of vehicles.