South Kuta travel guide

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You're Going to Love South Kuta

South Kuta is a must-see destination in Bali, Indonesia. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 8 days in order to fully appreciate everything South Kuta has to offer.

Activities & attractions in South Kuta

Where to Eat in South Kuta

If you’re looking for affordable options, Sundara (Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay) and Taman Wantilan - Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay (Jimbaran Bay, South Kuta) are great picks.

When to visit South Kuta

South Kuta in November
Estimated hotel price
$264
1 night at 3-star hotel
South Kuta in November
Estimated hotel price
$264
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to South Kuta

Plane

When flying to South Kuta, you’ll arrive at Bali Ngurah Rai Airport (DPS), which is located 2 miles from the city center. The shortest flight to South Kuta from the United States departs from Honolulu and takes around 18h 40m.

Car

Another option to get to South Kuta is to pick up a car rental from Denpasar, which is about 7 miles from South Kuta. You’ll find branches of TRAC Astra and Avis, among others, in Denpasar.

Plane

When flying to South Kuta, you’ll arrive at Bali Ngurah Rai Airport (DPS), which is located 2 miles from the city center. The shortest flight to South Kuta from the United States departs from Honolulu and takes around 18h 40m.

Car

Another option to get to South Kuta is to pick up a car rental from Denpasar, which is about 7 miles from South Kuta. You’ll find branches of TRAC Astra and Avis, among others, in Denpasar.

Airports near South Kuta

Airlines serving South Kuta

Lufthansa
Good (4,392 reviews)
KLM
Good (799 reviews)
SWISS
Good (901 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,143 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,598 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,226 reviews)
Air France
Good (959 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,517 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,813 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,452 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,080 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (797 reviews)
Finnair
Good (902 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (860 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,137 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (805 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,645 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (450 reviews)
Malaysia Airlines
Good (164 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (740 reviews)
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Where to stay in South Kuta

From 5-star hotels such as the Amarterra Villas Resort Bali Nusa Dua, Autograph Collection to great affordable options like the Boho Bingin Beach Bali, South Kuta offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around $64 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $299 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Villa Puri Royan and Amaroossa Suite Bali. There are also lots of vacation rental options in South Kuta, with prices from $7 to $2,299 per night. Jimbaran is the neighborhood with the highest amount of rentals to choose from. On average, vacation rentals in South Kuta are about 3% more expensive than a hotel room in the city.

Benoa - Novotel Bali Nusa Dua, Marriott Bali Nusa Dua Gardens and The Mulia have some of the best reviews among hotels in this area. A 3-star room in Benoa will cost you about $13 per night.

Benoa - Novotel Bali Nusa Dua, Marriott Bali Nusa Dua Gardens and The Mulia have some of the best reviews among hotels in this area. A 3-star room in Benoa will cost you about $13 per night.
Most popular hotel in South Kuta by neighborhood

Where to stay in popular areas of South Kuta

Most booked hotels in South Kuta

The Apurva Kempinski Bali
5 stars
Excellent (9.3, 1639 reviews)
$300+
RIMBA by AYANA Bali
5 stars
Excellent (9.2, 2023 reviews)
$193+
Courtyard by Marriott Bali Seminyak Resort
5 stars
Excellent (9, 2055 reviews)
$130+
AYANA Resort Bali
5 stars
Excellent (8.9, 1547 reviews)
$270+
Hilton Bali Resort
5 stars
Excellent (8.7, 2891 reviews)
$136+
Intercontinental Bali Resort
5 stars
Excellent (8.7, 1115 reviews)
$173+

Renting a car in South Kuta

Expect to pay $3.29 per gallon in South Kuta (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $39.52 and $52.69.

Expect to pay $3.29 per gallon in South Kuta (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $39.52 and $52.69.