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“The Jewel in the Indian Ocean”
Review of The Legian Bali

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The Legian Bali
Ranked #8 of 148 Hotels in Seminyak
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 18 December 2013

Nestled in an alcove of the Indian Ocean is a jewel called The Legian Bali. Everything that a fine resort should be is exactly what the resort is. It is only nature in the form of the Indian Ocean that adds immense value to this great hotel. You can get lost in the natural setting of the ocean. If you have the money then go for the Sunset Suite and you will not be disappointed when you encounter the setting sun merging with the ocean in a splash of golden yellow and azure blue. There are many distractions within the resort such as the ocean bar, restaurant and the pool bar. The real cool ones are the three tiered infinity pools. Serious golfers should try the Nirwana golf course by the sea. The resort underwent a renovation drive and the property is simply superb.

  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled as a couple
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2  Thank ClyderSaz
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TheLegian B, General Manager at The Legian Bali, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2013

Dear ClyderSaz,

I would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor and defining The Legian Bali as The Jewel in the Indian Ocean. I am very happy to read that the most recent enhancements made to the resort and its facilities have been appreciated.

We very much look forward to welcoming you back to The Legian Bali in the future.

Kindest regards,


Kevin J. Abramowicz

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Reviewed 18 December 2013

Spent 3 nights in the Legian hotel. The hotel was very busy at that time and the lobby felt a bit like a bus station.the rooms are very large and well appointed though a bit dark for my liking. The service is very good. Tried two treatments at the spa which were excellent. The restaurant is outstanding. We had 2 of our 3 dinners here.

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 15 December 2013

All the positive opinions of this place are true. Incredible service, amazing and opulent suites and a great position. How the staff remember/ know our names from almost the first minute we arrived I shall never know. Deeply impressive.

Stayed: December 2013, travelled with family
3  Thank ServicemattersLondon
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TheLegian B, General Manager at The Legian Bali, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2013

Dear ServicemattersLondon,

I would like to thank you for staying with us and sharing your experience about your stay at The Legian Bali. It truly is a pleasure to read that you thoroughly enjoyed every aspect of your stay, be it the incredible service and recognition received by our staff, the luxurious suites and the ideal location of our hotel.
I have shared your positive comments with the team and they were happy to hear that you had a wonderful experience leaving you extremely impressed.

We look forward to welcoming you back to The Legian Bali very soon.

Kindest regards,


Kevin J. Abramowicz

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Reviewed 11 December 2013

This review is long overdue, since we visited the Hotel back in Spring. We were coming from Australia and wanted to hit the beach again in Bali. It was our second visit to this hotel. Usually second visits are disappointig most of the time, but not this one. The Legian did quite some renovations and has become even better, still perfectly situated right at the beach, sitting in a beautiful environement with palm trees and perfect gardens.

What we loved are the beautiful one bedroom suites, which are beautiful! The sunset from your balcony is just amazing. We loved the breakfast and most of all the beach with superb sunbeds, lifeguard and service. Great food for a great price (remember this is a top Hotel).

Staff is just lovely and the new Manager Kevin is doing a great Job, he can always be found on the premises, in case you have any questions. I doubt that anyone ever has any complaint.

We also liked that they offer brand new Vespa 125cc Scooters for rent in black with the THE LEGIAN logo on them. We have exact the same one at home (in trendy white however). Driving in Bali can be pretty "exciting" (to be modest) but if you feel comfortable driving a scooter - then take these ones, since everything is well in order.

I did my complete laundry at the Hotel by the way, almost 30 Kilos of everything. When it came back, every little item was neatly wrapped and packed or hung up in the closet and the clothes were like new. Housekeeping in general is also truely lovely.

Please make sure to book their Airport Pick Up Service. There are hundreds of people at the airport trying to give you a ride, many of them without any licence. We were so happy to meet our driver at the airport and he drove us in a great and cooled down minivan. I think it was a new service to offer an iPad during the ride so our driver was really proud about that. I wonder however what people look up on this device during the ride - but it added to the overall nice experience.

We will definately return in November - for the third time. Never did that before.

Room Tip: We loved the one bedroom suite!
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  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled as a couple
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3  Thank SHG10
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TheLegian B, General Manager at The Legian Bali, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2013

Dear SHG10,

On behalf of the entire team at The Legian Bali, thank you for writing a review on your recent Legian experience and it was a pleasure to welcome you back again. We are truly happy to read that we were able to exceed your expectations and the interactions with our professional staff were unforgettable from the moment you arrived at the airport with the pickup service all the way through to your departure.
It is gratifying to learn that you noticed the tangible and subtle improvements made within the suites as well as in the other areas of the hotel. I am also glad to hear that you were able to use one of our Vespas, enjoyed the breathtaking sunsets, appreciated the quality of our laundry service and found The Legian to be ideally located in the heart of Seminyak

We very much look forward to welcoming you back to The Legian Bali very soon.

Kindest regards,


Kevin J. Abramowicz

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Reviewed 8 December 2013

We've spent 3 nights at The Legian after lovely three nights at their sister property, The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah in Ubud. We have received a free transport between the two resorts and received a warm welcome at The Legian. My partner and I traveled with my mom and had booked a two-bedroom suite. It's like the one-bedroom Deluxe Suite but with an extra bedroom and bathroom. Unfortunately, however, the extra bedroom faces the side away from the ocean so we changed into two deluxe suites the next day and were happy.

The rooms are massive, nicely decorated and come with free non-alcoholic drinks in the minibar that get refilled daily plus a Nesprosso machine which I appreciate for having an early morning coffee in bed. The balcony is very big, too and I recommend asking for the highest (3rd) floor as the rooms have the best seaview - over the trees.

The new gym and spa are beautifully designed and well equipped, even though the additional wellness area with saunas and steam rooms is only planned to be added in 2014. I had a 2 hour massage & scrub treatment and it was very good.

Service at the pool is very good, staff even try to remember your name. Breakfast service is friendly and staff are there when you need them. The choice and quality of breakfast was okay, although I've had a fruit selection with more choice and better quality before.

We didn't try the restaurant for lunch or dinner, so I can't judge it. It was not very crowded, however, and did not appear within the first pages of tripadvisor.

Room Tip: Go for higher floors if you want a sea view. The view from the lower floors may be obstructed by tre...
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  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled with family
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TheLegian B, General Manager at The Legian Bali, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2013

Dear Ralf H,

I would like to thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Legian Bali. It is with pleasure to read that you loved every aspect of your stay with us, be it the personalized and attentive service delivered by our staff, the large suites with its amenities, the location as well as The Spa, gym and other facilities.
The staff whether by the pools and at The Restaurant were pleased to hear your feedback and happy to learn that they helped in contributing towards creating a memorable stay for you all.
I have also shared your comments about our breakfast with our culinary team and be assured that we will make any effort to address it.

The entire team and I look forward to welcoming you all back to The Legian Bali very soon to experience the new wellness center and much more.

Kindest regards,


Kevin J. Abramowicz

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Reviewed 5 December 2013

Legian is a safe choice if you want to spend quality time in a high-class hotel in the Bali Seminyak region. Service was impeccable and the location next to the beach more than convenient. Legian is also walking distance from Seminyak shopping district - galleries, souveniers and quality restaurants in close reach.

Stayed: November 2013, travelled on business
1  Thank Kai S
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TheLegian B, General Manager at The Legian Bali, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2013

Dear Kai S,

It was a pleasure meeting you both and thank you for reviewing your stay at The Legian Bali. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed the impeccable service of our staff and found the hotel to be ideally located in the heart of Seminyak with good quality restaurants and shops in the vicinity.

We look forward to welcoming you back in the very near future.

Kindest regards,


Kevin J. Abramowicz

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Reviewed 30 November 2013

WOW where do we start? Just home from a 7 day trip to bali staying at The Legian. Absolutely amazing resort. The view, the pool, the spa, the room, the breakfast, but most of all the service!

We were in bali celebrating our 10th wedding anniversary (no kids!!) and wanted to stay somewhere special with no Marco Pollo at the pool!! After reading so, so many wonderful reviews on Trip advisor we could not stay anywhere else but The Legian. We have stayed in many 5 star properties around the world but never experienced such 5 star service. Every staff member greets you with name every time you see them. By the pool they layed your towels and then re positioned them, refilled your icy water, fabric refresher towels, complimentary green tea facial mist and foot massage. They move your umbrella up, down, side wards...they will do it all and with a REAL smile. Nothing is too big or too small.

The room itself we stayed in a spacious enough for the two of us with 2 large balconies one with sun lounges. Real extras was the daily turn down service, iPod and Bose sound system, gorgeous pool bag to use, international power plugs, coffee machine and free mini bar of all soft drinks/ juices/ water and nibbles.

Afternoon tea was another added bonus between 4 - 6pm where the coffee is delicious. The breakfast was a breath of fresh air compared to other resorts that have those terrible buffets, here you get to order from an al a carte menu and are cooked to your liking. Plus there is a selection of pastries, cereals, salads, sushi and other international cuisine available. The gardens are perfect and picturesque and there was not a person who walked along the beach that did not stop and admire this beautiful property.

Kevin the managing director was lovely he came and introduced himself early in our stay and we had a great chat with him about his wonderful resort his plans for it and we can't wait to visit again to see the next stage of his grand plans. We can see why the service is exceptional as it starts from the top. Can't recommend highly enough.

  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled as a couple
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TheLegian B, General Manager at The Legian Bali, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2013

Dear JCICTravel,

I would like to thank you for choosing The Legian Bali to spend your 10th Anniversary. It was lovely meeting you both and I sincerely thank you for writing and sharing your Legian experience with others on TripAdvisor.
I am very happy to hear that your week spent at The Legian Bali was second to none and that we were able to create a memorable vacation for both of you. It is a pleasure to learn that you were able to enjoy every moment of your stay from the professional and personalized service delivered by our staff, the suite and its amenities, your daily breakfast, the pools and facilities all the way to our gardens.
The team and I are very grateful to read reviews such as yours that are extremely encouraging and aid in continuing to move forward on the same path.

On behalf of the entire team at The Legian Bali, we all look forward to welcoming you with family back to experience much more or celebrate your next anniversary with us.

Kindest regards,



Kevin J. Abramowicz

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Additional Information about The Legian Bali

Address: Jl. Kayu Aya, Seminyak 80361, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Bali > Seminyak
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Seminyak
#1 Family Hotel in Seminyak
#1 Business Hotel in Seminyak
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Seminyak
#7 Spa Hotel in Seminyak
#8 Luxury Hotel in Seminyak
Price Range: £376 - £636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Legian Bali 5*
Number of rooms: 82
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Legian Bali is an exclusive all-suite hotel set in landscaped tropical gardens, offering unrivalled views across the Indian Ocean. Flanked by quiet beach, this luxurious property offers a unique chance to experience the magical island of Bali in a relaxed setting. Beautifully integrated within landscaped gardens and lotus ponds, The Legian Bali boasts 67 sea-facing suites plus The Beach House in an ample variety of exquisite accommodation style. Situated in a quiet enclave in Seminyak, and adjacent to the exclusive The Legian Bali, a cluster of 14 private villas stands majestically amid scented gardens and private pools. This exquisite residence that redefines luxury living in the tropics is The Club at The Legian, offering guests the ultimate in privacy, and unobtrusive, yet flawless, personalised service. The Legian Bali and The Club at The Legian present all the charms of Balinese hospitality in its personable service, customised spa treatments and alluring surroundings. ... more   less 
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