Sanur is Bali’s original upscale resort area and considered to be a mature beach side town appealing to mature leisure travelers and families. The area is home to a long strip featuring many restaurants, a supermarket and many lively pubs and nightspots. The hotels in Sanur feature accommodations of all types, sizes and styles. The entire area has a very quiet and relaxed feel with a nice stretch of breezy white-sand beach. Sanur is located on the southeast side of Bali and approximately a 25-minute drive north from the international airport.
Sanur has a very nice paved beachfront path that runs the whole length of the district and makes for lovely scenic bike rides, especially in the early morning. Sanur Hotels offer easy access to Kite-surfing, windsurfing, wakeboarding, surfing, paragliding and diving activities. Sanur has a famous art market, museum and is home to countless shops offering everything from souvenirs to T-shirts and Balinese handicrafts.