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Destination Wedding: The Best Venues for All Budgets

 October 2, 2014
  With the rising costs of having your Wedding now topping over $50,000 at a top venue, it is very little surprise that couples are flocking further afield to have a Destination Wedding over their Traditional at home wedding. Asia’s average destination wedding expenditure, according to AWH (Asia Weddings & Honeymoon) Magazine, is $33,000, so there is now a great incentive to actually having your Dream Wedding abroad. So why Bali? It’s easy to see why Indonesia’s visitor-friendly island of Bali is a top choice for destination weddings. With plush beachfront resorts, hillside retreats with views onto the rice fields, and cliff edge villas looking out to the Indian Ocean on tap, brides and grooms-to-be have a world of choice at their fingertips. So does it all cost a fortune? It doesn’t have to. With more and more venues becoming available each year the competition means that there is some great deals to be found out there. Here we look at our Top 10 Destination Wedding Venues in Bali for all budget types 10. Pandawa Cliff Estate Bali Blog 2 Venue Category: Premium Budget: $8500+ for Low Season venue stay and event fee only On the southernmost edge of Bali’s Bukit Peninsula, high above the Indian Ocean and the white sands of Pandawa Beach, yet less than 30 minutes from the airport, lies the magnificent Pandawa Cliff Estate, designed by internationally acclaimed Bali architect, Popo Danes. Outside, the villa’s potential as a second-to-none event venue becomes apparent. A wide lawn sweeps from the dining terrace towards the 20-metre infinity-edge swimming pool, to one side of which a ten-seater table is set up below a covered barbecue and bar area, and a stone amphitheatre makes the perfect setting for a traditional Balinese dance performance. Read more here http://balidreamday.com/blog/venue/pandawa-cliff-estate/ 9. Infinity Chapel – Conrad Bali blog 3 Venue Category: Standard Budget: $4000+ for Wedding Package with accommodation One of Bali’s most iconic chapels, the Conrad offers fantastic affordable Wedding Packages for couples looking to formally tie the knot with a small to medium guest numbers. Located on a beautifully manicured beachfront reserve at the northern side of resort, Infinity is an architecturally stunning wedding venue floating 2 meters above sea level with an ensemble of overflowing reflecting pools and marble walkways. With its beautifully simple interior, elegant marble floors, and floor-to-ceiling ocean-facing glass frontage, Infinity is the ideal venue to exchange your vows. 8. Ma Joly Bali Blog 4 Venue Category: Standard Budget: $2200+ for Wedding Package with accommodation An enchanted setting with a magnificent backdrop of the Indian Ocean makes Ma Joly an exclusive destination for those seeking an intimate wedding venue in Bali. This would be a perfect wedding location for couples looking to renew their vows or small wedding parties. One of the best value for money packages that offers everything you want, white sandy beaches, privacy, sunsets to die for and to finish it all off with a romantic candlelit dinner for 2 under the stars. Read more here http://balidreamday.com/blog/venue/ma-jolly/ 7. Karma Kandara Bali Blog 5 Venue Category: Premium Budget: $4500+ for Wedding Package with accommodation Karma Kandara Resort offers some of the most romantic settings imaginable in which to share your wedding nuptials on the island of Bali. Their WOW (Walking on Water) Wedding Package is truly special. Walk on water down the aisle with magnificent 180 degree views of the Indian Ocean and beach below. As it is a Wedding Package it does offer great value for money, as you will get all basic Wedding Decoration and set up, however it does still feel like you are within a resort. 6. The Phalosa Bali Blog 6 Venue Category: Premium Budget: $6500+ for Low Season venue stay and event fee only Phalosa is a private villa located within greater seminyak, on Bali's glourious south-western coast. With a western orientation, the venue provides the ultimate backdrop of stunning sunsets sofetening into the indian ocean. Providing a modern architectural setting, the Phalosa boasts beach frontage and offers a panoramic vista of the island's west coast and beaches. Apart from its stunning location, Phalosa build on the 3,000 square meter land, facing to the absolute beautiful ocean, Phalosa is the perfect place for holiday, or any kind of event such as wedding party, product launching, private dinner, birthday party, etc. The biggest problem with this venue…it’s always booked!!! Very popular for all of its great features and being purpose built for Wedding Events, this venue normally needs to be booked at least a year in advance to ensure that you get your preferred date See more here http://balidreamday.com/blog/venue/phalosa 5. Latitude Bali Blog 7 Venue Category: Luxury Budget: $12,000+ for Low Season venue stay and event fee only Latitude Bali is a pre-eminent private wedding venue set amidst iconic architecture, perfect panoramas and ocean vistas and made magical by the finest service excellence you would expect for your wedding celebrations. The villa has beautifully sculpted and extensive grounds to host both a large wedding ceremony and reception on separate levels within the property. Its manicured lawns are perfect to erect marquees, its terraces and deck provide ample space to house your catering and entertainment needs to make the most of your wedding day. This venue being on the cliff edge in Uluwatu means it offers unparalleled vistas create the most memorable and perfect event setting. Perfect for young hip couples with its modern design and layout, it’s ‘James Bond pad’ feel means it is the perfect place for the ultimate party. But for those looking for a more authentic feel in keeping with Bali and its traditions then this may not be the place for you. 4. Alila Villas Bali Blog 8 Venue Category: Premium Budget: $4,500+ for Standard Wedding Packages Designed by award-winning architectural firm WOHA, Alila Villas Uluwatu is an all pool villa luxury resort, the first in the Alila Signature collection. Each individual villa is specifically designed and constructed according to an environmentally sustainable guideline. Alila Villas Uluwatu’s flawless and spacious architecture not only blends in with the surrounding natural environment, but it also respects and harnesses it to showcase the fullness of Bali’s cultural richness. The Sunset Cabana venue within the resort is the most popular to have your wedding package, although there are alternatives such as in your own private villa. Why we love this Venue for your wedding, and is our highest ranking Wedding Package is that you get premium quality decorations, venue and service for the same price that some people pay for decorations alone. It will create memories that will last a lifetime 3. Semara Resort & Finns Beach Bali Blog 9 Venue Category: Luxury Budget: $15,000+ for Low Season venue stay and event fee only Could there be any better back drop for your big day than a pristine green lawn nestled high above the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean? With magnificent panoramic ocean views and seven unique, oversized and architecturally refined five bedroom villas nestled into 7.5 hectares of perfectly manicured tropical gardens, Semara Luxury Villa Resort is very much a place for the dedicated few. A sanctuary of unparalleled luxury, each of Semara’s seven breathtaking villas offers an exclusive haven of privacy with 30 meters of cliff frontage and private swimming pools overlooking the ocean. These very special villas offer a selection of unique and flexible Wedding Selections See more here http://balidreamday.com/blog/venue/finns/ 2. The Istana Bali Blog 10 Venue Category: Luxury Budget: $15,000+ for Low Season venue stay and event fee only The west facing Istana resides on a south-western tip of Bali, Indonesia, in an area named The Bukit. This five suite estate overlooks white sand beaches and a lagoon abundant with sea life and coral, and at night, magical sunsets. The 22km drive to The Istana from Bali’s airport takes you through Jimbaran and across the centre of the Bukit to the revered Uluwatu Temple. En route there are glimpses of the beautiful, if slightly arid, scenery but nothing can prepare you for the dramatic views from The Istana. Imax style panoramas from 60m up on the cliff. The Istana’s extensive grounds, and facilities, run by a professional hospitality team results in a venue in Bali that is both exciting and exclusive. See more here http://balidreamday.com/blog/venue/the-istana/ 1. Bayuh Sabbha Bali Blog 11 Venue Category: Luxury Budget: $10,000+ for Low Season venue stay and event fee only Our Number 1 Wedding Venue for Bali is at Villa Bayuh Sabbha Designed to merge perfectly with its dramatic coastal setting, the magnificent five-bedroom Bayuh Sabbha employs a delightful mix of limestone, teakwood and alang-alang thatch, blending traditional architecture and antique elements. The main three-bedroomed villa and a two-bedroomed guesthouse, each with its own swimming pool, laze luxuriously amongst the tropical cliff-top gardens creating a holiday villa with style and personality. Bayuh Sabbha was one of the first properties to be built along this spectacular, arid coast, and ten years on the maturity of the villa is one of its greatest assets. From the moment your guests arrive they will be blown away by the incredible views looking onto Dreamland Beach in Uluwatu. The natural beauty of the flowers in bloom also helps assist create the perfect setting for your wedding and the feel of the villa as a whole is a very traditional yet sleek atmosphere…this is the True Bali Wedding Venue that dreams are made of See more here http://balidreamday.com/blog/venue/bayuh-sabbha/