Experience Different Regencies Of Bali At The Laguna In Nusa Dua
Positioned along a serene beach in Nusa Dua, The Laguna A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa offers a memorable experience that embodies the very best of Bali’s arts, history, heritage, cuisine and culture.
The Luxury Collection is committed to ensuring its resorts are rooted in the distinct character of its locale. The Laguna goes beyond, highlighting the different regencies of Bali. Following a transformative top-to-toe renovation, the new design of the rooms is inspired by the collective stories and traditions of Bali, the rooms feature woven keben baskets, typically used to carry offerings at temples, and low-rise dulang tables that carry colourful spreads of local tropical fruits; specially commissioned artwork pays tribute to the island’s arts and crafts. This newly renovated luxury hotel in Bali also features 7 lagoon-shaped swimming pools, 6 restaurants and bars, and an immersive spa focused on relaxation and wellbeing.
The Laguna are also highlighting a different Regency of Bali every couple of months, bringing the area’s unique cultural identity into the resort with seven distinct elements. For the months of October and November, Laguna is highlighting the Karangasem Regency – focusing on the ancient Tenganan Pegringsingan village. To showcase, The Laguna have incorporated seven distinct initiatives ranging from speciality dishes through to traditional blessings and spa treatments.
Arrival: The experience starts as soon as you step into the lobby, you will be welcomed by two greeters wearing hand-sewn Balinese dress inspired by Tenganan Village. The arrival experience continues with a refreshing Jamu drink ‘Salak’ or snake fruit, that is easily found in Karangasem, Bali. As part of highlighting this regency, the exotic fruit is concocted into a drink and served upon arrival to the newly transformed resort.
Welcome Amenities: As you check in to your room, a local delicacy – traditional sticky cake made of snake fruit and sticky rice flour, known as Karangasem’s Dodol Salak, will be waiting for you in the room.
A Preview of The Best of Each Regency: Showcasing the best of each destination, an immersive video will play in the room, displaying unique places to visit in Karangasem, such as Tenganan Village, Tirta Gangga Park, Ujung Water Palace, Amed Beach, and more.
Jamu Ritual : Learn about the Karangasem’s local snack fruit delicacy and how to make a refreshing Jamu from it. The mixologists at Laguna’s de Balé Lounge & Bar will share their knowledge of local spices – from their historical origin to local beliefs and the benefits of each ingredient.
Global Explorer Activities : A traditional bamboo weaving activity will take place, hosted by the Recreations team, where guests can learn how to make ‘besek bambu’ – a traditional container that is made to protect foods or fruits on the go.
Weekly Epicurean Highlight : A night market by the beach takes place each night where guests can try specialties from market-style food stalls, as well as freshly caught barbecued seafood from the live cooking stall, while being entertained by the Trio Batak band. Karangasem’s specialty dishes, such as Sate Lilit, will be available in October and November and can be found in both the weekly dining offers.
Balinese Blessing Ceremony and Buffet Dinner : Immerse in an authentic Balinese evening. This epicurean journey opens with witnessing the cultural Rindik and Legong dances at de Balé Lounge & Bar, followed by a jamu ritual, and an indigenous blessing ceremony at the resort’s temple garden. A hand-washing ritual precedes the buffet feast at Banyubiru, which showcases the best Indonesian and Balinese cuisine.
Serenity Treatment : Lagoon Spa is a serene destination where unique water features and indigenous treatments offer total indulgence for discerning spa aficionados who seek the finest wellness experience. Relax and unwind with a Karangasem’s bath salt experience in October and November
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