An afternoon tea is a summer tradition that goes back to the reign of Queen Victoria, so why not treat your family to this royal event. Excellent for kids, and a relaxing break for parents, high tea in Bali is becoming more and more popular. In today’s post, we are listing down the best high tea spots in Bali to check out:
Bulgari Resort Bali
Daily 2 – 5pm Rp395,000 per person
Apart from offering exquisite accommodations, Bulgari Resort Bali is also a wonderful setting for an afternoon tea. Their tea is served at The Bar, which sits on a cliff 150 meters above sea level. Imagine enjoying an array of aromatic teas and scrumptious cakes and sweets with views of the Indian Ocean as far as the eyes can see!
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You can also choose a more local selection, featuring tiger prawn satays, spring rolls and an awesome selection of spicy sambals. Other sets include sweet pastries like scones, baked cinnamon bread, and an assortment of jams (Bedugul strawberry jam, banana milk chocolate jam, and pineapple kaffir lime jam). High tea sets for kids include loads of sweets including super gelatos, bitter chocolate, mango and raspberry-balsamic.
W Retreat & Spa
Daily 2:30 – 5pm Starting from Rp165,000++ per person
At W Retreat and Spa, high tea is an extravagant event. As soon as the clock strikes 2:30, the grand W lounge is turned into a fabulous setting for high tea. This is a great spot to enjoy high tea with the kids because of the themed setting.
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The Alice in Wonderland themed high tea features an endless array of delicious cakes, unlimited servings of jellybeans and access to the pool area. For the adults, cocktails, coffee, different types of teas and French champagne will also be served.
Open Daily 8am – 11pm Starting from Rp110,000 per person
Biku consistently tops the list of the best restaurants in Bali, and it’s no surprise that the resto has a dedicated lounge for high tea! Imagine sipping tea from a delicate cup with floral patterns, enjoying gorgeous cakes and pastries, together with friends and family. If you love options, we’re glad to report that Biku offers a number of different high tea sets to choose from.
The traditional afternoon tea package is comprised of local and/or international teas, spinach quiches, ham and mustard, scones, finger sandwiches, pastries, jam and whipped cream. On the other hand, the Asian high tea for two set features a selection of Oolong Teas, Green Teas, or Masala Chai and Asian finger foods and exotic cakes and pastries. The best thing about Biku’s high tea offers is the children’s set. The high tea for kids (starting at just Rp40,000 per child!) comes complete with sweet teas or fruit juice, cupcakes, scones with jam and cream, and finger sandwiches.
St. Regis Nusa Dua
3 – 5.30pm Rp350,000 per person – kids under 9 FREE!
St. Regis offers a luxurious Classic Afternoon Tea package including homemade pralines, lobster pie, petit fours, and house smoked salmon paired with aromatic local and imported teas. The kids high tea package features Valrhona chocolates, scones with jam and cream, and ice cream with sweet tea.
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For entertainment, there will be a special dance performance, fire show or live piano performance. To complete the experience, waiters in classic European-style uniforms serve the teas and treats.
Daily 4 – 7pm Rp140,000 for 2 children or Rp250,000 for 2 adults
At Metis, there are two types of high tea packages to choose from: the Melati and the Alamanada. The Melati high tea package comes complete with different teas and a combination of sweet and savory eats.
The menu includes spring rolls, sandwiches, smoked salmon wraps, gourmet cakes, and pastries. As for the Alamanada high tea set, enjoy teas and coffee paired with sweets of all kinds. The menu includes macarons, cupcakes, brownies, truffles, and chocolate éclairs!
Hotel Tugu Bali
Hotel Tugu’s high tea sets feature a mix of local and international aromatic teas and coffee paired with delectable finger foods, cakes, and savory pastries. The Sunset high tea at Hotel Tugu is set up in the lobby veranda, for a beautiful view of the ocean. This is the perfect place to sample local delicacies and beverages.
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With a relaxed ambiance and cozy seating, high tea at Hotel Tugu presents a smorgasbord of Indonesian snacks, including rice cakes, dumplings, banana fritters and Balinese cakes.
Daily at The Bar 3 -6pm or Cascade Lounge 4 – 6pm
The Mulia takes the high tea experience to a new level, with no expense was spared to provide the best experience for tea lovers! The Mulia’s high tea package comes with an amazing selection of local and international delicacies. Choose to take your high tea in the cozy, classic setting of The Bar, or on the stunning rooftop Cascades Lounge.
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High tea at the Mulia includes fabulous teas paired with an array of finger foods, freshly baked scones, preserved fruits, chocolate pralines, salmon profiteroles with caviar and so much more. In addition, there is an Indonesian high tea set comes with coconut milk pancakes, tea cakes, Indonesian layered cake, finger sandwiches, gado gado, and spring rolls!
Daily 2 – 5:30pm
Kue is an Ubud-based bakery and café that offers fabulous European-style high tea packages. Indulge in an array of sweet treats paired with a refreshing cup of tea or coffee. Kue’s high tea offerings come complete with cheesecakes, muffins, freshly baked scones, cookies, and much more!
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The sweet and savory treats are served in three types of tiered towers and a pot of tea. If you have a sweet tooth, we recommend ordering the chocolate sampler! Of course, the treats come with a pot of your choice hot drink: tea, coffee or espresso-based drinks.
Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort
Daily 2 – 5pm Rp149,000 or Rp299,000 per person
High tea time is always fabulous at the Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort! The resort offers two types of high tea sets, the Afternoon Tea menu and Dilmah tea and the Afternoon tea and one-hour ﬂow of Dilmah Tea cocktails.
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Both high tea sets come with a pot of your tea of choice, and an assortment of finger sandwiches, sweet pastries, and delicious cookies! We also love the tea-infused cocktails, free flow of fresh scones, and tea-inspired savory dishes.
Daily 4 – 5pm Rp80,000 for guests or Rp95,000 for visitors
Beat the afternoon slump with a fabulous spread and refreshing cups of tea at Bisma Eight! Bisma Eight’s tea lounge is set up inside the Library Cafe or at the Pool Pavilion. The afternoon tea set includes 10 different types of savory and sweet treats, a pot of coffee or tea at an excellent price!
Bisma Eight also feature themed high tea parties! And to top it all off, the restaurant also offers treats made specifically for your dietary requirements. This means vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free finger foods are available at high tea.
The Laguna Bali
Daily 3 – 5pm Rp200,000 per person
The Laguna Bali promises the most sublime high tea experience. The five-star hotel serves up classic French pastries, Indonesian sweet cakes, and savory bread every afternoon at Arwana restaurant.
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The afternoon tea is set up near the beach, providing a gorgeous view of the ocean while sampling tasty treats and delicious tea. An exquisite high tea at Arwana is a laid back way to chill out and enjoy island life at it’s most indulgent.
High Tea in Bali is Indulgent Fun!
The whole family can have a great time relaxing and tasting delicious local and international treats at these world-class hotels and restaurants. Don’t miss this as part of your Bali holiday or as a treat for the family if you live in Bali.