Bali (Indonesia) without Kuta beach is just like Washington without White House. As the most famous beach, Kuta always becomes one of tourists’ main destinations. You are able to enjoy the warm sands when you are sunbathing. The five kilometers long sandy beach is the heart of Denpasar’s point of interest. The Hotel in Kuta is also provided to serve guests from any part of this world. You are able to take a day-trip to the precious spots around like Tana Lot, Bedugul, Kintamani, and so on.
Around these spots, there are some mid-range cost hotels to stay. There is Adi Dharma Hotel and Cottages in Legian. This 3 star hotel is compatible enough both for single and family vacation. Only 10 minutes to the airport and about 20-30 minutes to Nusa Dua and Sanur Beach, this hotel has strategic place. The hotel offers special Adi Cempaka Restaurant and bar, swimming pool, meditation hall on the top floor, some culture activities, and free shuttle bus to the beach. But note that you can expect such bus when go back from Legian’s Bars. Its service is only until 8 PM. Its superior room is offered for 73 USD a night.
The cheaper hotel is Bankungsari Hotel. Located in Jl. Singosari, this hotel is only 2 kilometers away from the airport. It is close enough (very close) to the shopping centers and night life entertainment of Kuta. Surprisingly, its 107 rooms have own terrace with Balinese style. The standard rooms’ rate is started from 35 USD for single bed and 45 USD for twin or double beds.
Although only has 36 rooms, Bali Sorgawi Hotel is recommended if you want to experience the warmth of Indonesia staffs. It is located in the heart of Kuta: Jl. Legian Kelod. The room’s facilities are AC in each room, TV, sofa, mini bar and so on. Internet and swimming pool are available too. You can stay there by paying only 35 USD a night for standard room.