Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Nyepi Day @ Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort

Rejoice in the day of silence and gather for relaxing moments with loved ones in the heart of Kuta Beach.

Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort invites travellers to celebrate the most special day of the year on the Balinese calendar -- Nyepi Day, also known as “the day of silence” – by booking either the Simply Nyepi or Nyepi Retreat packages at the stunning resort. The overnight packages are available exclusively during the Nyepi period marking the New Year – enable guests to enjoy the serene side of Bali and share the remarkable holy moment at the best resort in Kuta. In addition to the package offerings, resort guests can enrich their stay experience with an array of activities specially prepared to welcome the Caka New Year, ensuring a memorable celebration to be cherished with family or friends. Simply Nyepi or Nyepi Retreat starts at IDR 1,350,000++ per room per night and are available March 28 through April 3.

The day of silence, Nyepi Day, falls on March 31, and is a favorable opportunity for families to gather, as well as for guests to reconnect with their senses encouraging a relaxed state of mind through meditation or spa treatments. The Simply Nyepi package starting at IDR 1,350,000++ per room per night includes a complimentary buffet breakfast daily. By booking the Nyepi Retreat package, guests receive one all-inclusive lunch and one dinner as part of their stay for only IDR 1,650,000+ per room per night. These package offerings are only available to Indonesian citizens or KITAS/KIMS holders for a minimum two-night stay, valid from March 28 to April 3, and must be booked by March 30, 2014.

The Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort team also offers an array of relaxing in-house activities for guests to perfect their stay experience. To be completely refreshed on the peaceful Nyepi, guests can pamper themselves at Shine Spa with the special indulgence of a 60-minute complimentary Aromatherapy Swedish Massage when they book any other spa treatment (excluding hair and nail treatments or other 30-minute treatments). 

Guests can also gather the family for a fun reunion with table games or a movie showing in the Sahid Ballroom, watch the parade of mini ‘Ogoh-ogoh’ -- the spectacular bamboo monster that resembles evil spirits being torched -- through the resort the evening before Nyepi Day, or serenely bring together body and soul with Sunrise & Sunset Yoga under the guidance of the resort’s experienced Yogi. Fun activities designed especially for the youngest guests include story-telling, a traditional dance class, muffin-making, rainbow creation, and a painting class at the resort’s Kids Corner on the ballroom level.

Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort offers an exclusive retreat, with a spacious open-air terrace, outdoor rooftop pool, and unrivalled panoramic views of the ocean. The resort offers 203 generously-appointed guest rooms and suites ranging from 46 to 265 square meters, each fitted with the signature Sheraton Sweet Sleeper® Bed and featuring a spacious private balcony with uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean or the resort’s signature social courtyard.

To keep travelers fit and energized, Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort introduces Sheraton Fitness by Core Performance™ with lifestyle designed training programs and encompassing a fully equipped fitness center, Shine Spa for Sheraton that will pamper and rejuvenate guests with signature treatments blending from the East to the West with local Balinese touches.

Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort houses three dining venues where travelers can enjoy Sheraton’s signature restaurants – the all-day dining Feast® with its vibrant open-kitchen, located alongside beachwalk patio overlooking the Kuta Beach -- or indulge at Bene, a light-hearted Italian restaurant with oceanic setting, where guests can also relish mesmerizing views of the beautiful Bali Strait on the rooftop deck level. The Lounge offers a locally inspired cocktail menu, with open-air setting and Indian Ocean scenery. Travelers can stay connected with the exclusive Link@Sheraton® experienced with Microsoft® that provides a connectivity hub, with complimentary Wi-Fi and Personal Computer stations.