Best Places to Stay in Lovina for Female Solo Travellers. View in Bali during sunset

Best Places to Stay in Lovina for Female Solo Travellers

Are you a female solo traveller planning a trip to Bali? You should check out Lovina! This hidden gem on the northern coast of Bali offers a relaxing and welcoming environment that is perfect for solo adventurers. I always make sure I carve out some time to go to Lovina so I can stay away from the touristy parts of Bali. After a trip to the north I always feel recharged and at peace, ready to face the traffic in Denpasar! In this blog post, I will guide you through the best places to stay in Lovina for female solo travellers, ensuring you have a comfortable and memorable experience. This guide includes 10 budget-friendly accommodations, 10 which are mid-range options and 10 luxury. For each place suggested I would also include the cost, location and pros/cons to consider. Ready? Let’s dive in! 🐬

Budget-Friendly Accommodations

Traveling solo doesn’t mean breaking the bank! Lovina has plenty of budget-friendly accommodations that offer comfort and convenience without draining your wallet. In this section, I listed anything from $9 per night to $50. Also, bear in mind the prices will shift based on the time of the year and rooms available. Here are my top 10 picks:

#1 Puri Mandhara Lovina

Fancy a room with a sea view? Then Puri Mandhara Lovina is your place. It’s right on the beach and has a lovely pool too. Rooms are spacious and the place has a laid-back vibe that you’ll dig. All of this without costing an arm and a leg.

πŸ’° Budget: $9

🌴 Location: Right on the beach.

βœ… Pros: Sea view rooms, onsite pool, great vibe.

❌ Cons: A bit aged.

#2 Rumah Askara

Next on our list is the Rumah Askara, a top choice for solo female travellers seeking a sociable experience. This hostel is renowned for its friendly and welcoming environment, making it effortless to connect with fellow adventurers. The dorm-style rooms are surprisingly cosy and well-maintained, and there’s a communal area where everyone gathers to share travel tales and occasionally cook together! If you’re a beach enthusiast, you’re in luck – the hostel is just a minute’s stroll away from the sandy shores. Basking in the sun or catching some waves has never been more convenient.

πŸ’° Budget: $20

🌴 Location: Just a stone’s throw away from the beach and near local attractions.

βœ… Pros: Welcoming atmosphere, communal kitchen, organized group activities.

❌ Cons: Shared dormitories may not suit everyone’s preferences.

#3 Hotel Suma

Hotel Suma is located alongside the glistening blue seas of Lovina, this delightful little gem offers clean and comfortable rooms that won’t break the bank. Located right in the heart of it all – the beach, the shops, the eateries – everything is just a hop, skip, and a jump away.

πŸ’° Budget: $25

🌴 Location: Right in the heart of Lovina, close to the beach, shops, and restaurants.

βœ… Pros: Affordable rates, prime location, friendly staff, and delectable food.

❌ Cons: Basic amenities, limited facilities.

#4 Sanshikirana House Lovina

Sanshikirana House Lovina is up next and trust me, this place is a real gem. Imagine this: you wake up in a cosy, comfy bed, step out onto your private balcony, and are greeted by the most stunning view. Sounds like a dream, right? The rooms are beautifully designed with a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The staff? They’re like family, always there to assist you and ensure a seamless stay. And let’s not forget about the fantastic pool area where you can take a refreshing dip or simply relax with a good book. The location is perfect, right in the heart of everything, with convenient access to shops, restaurants, and of course, the beach.

πŸ’° Budget: $35

🌴 Location: Close to the beach and within walking distance of restaurants.

βœ… Pros: Cozy rooms, friendly staff, affordable prices.

❌ Cons: Limited on-site facilities.

#5 Sing Sing Resort Lovina

Coming on the list is the fabulous Sing Sing Resort Lovina, located in the heart of Lovina. It’s the ultimate haven for travellers seeking tranquillity and relaxation after a day of adventure. Just like your own personal sanctuary, this resort offers spacious and immaculate rooms with an array of amazing amenities. Think plush beds, luxurious private bathrooms, and even a shared kitchen if you fancy showcasing your culinary skills. But what truly sets this place apart? The staff – they’re incredibly warm and accommodating, going above and beyond to ensure your stay is nothing short of exceptional.

πŸ’° Budget: $36 

🌴 Location: Situated in a peaceful neighbourhood, conveniently close to Lovina Beach.

βœ… Pros: Comfortable rooms with private bathrooms, attentive hosts, and tranquil ambience.

❌ Cons: Limited dining options in the vicinity.

#6 The Hamsa Resort

Say hello to the good life at The Hamsa Resort. It’s a little haven of tranquillity with gorgeous views of the ocean. Rooms are airy and clean and you’re gonna love the traditional Balinese touch. The onsite restaurant serves a mean breakfast – their banana pancakes are to die for. The price tag? Not bad at all.

πŸ’° Budget: $40

🌴 Location: Gorgeous hilltop location.

βœ… Pros: Amazing views, Balinese-styled rooms, great restaurant, free yoga classes.

❌ Cons: A little bit away from the town centre.

#7 New Sunari Lovina

Indulge in the serene beauty of Lovina at the New Sunari Lovina. This exquisite gem is a haven for budget travellers, offering a delightful blend of comfort and affordability. The hotel boasts well-appointed rooms that guarantee a cosy and relaxing stay. Located just a stone’s throw away from the beach, you can experience the breathtaking Lovina sunsets right at your fingertips. What I loved the most about this place was the gym! It has an amazing view over the Ocean, it’s well equipped and with a much-needed air conditioner. They have 2 swimming pools. The biggest is the one you can see from the picture and they also have another one which is more shallow and better suited for children. This place needs to be on your list for sure!

πŸ’° Budget: $50

🌴 Location: Conveniently situated near the beach, restaurants, and shops.

βœ… Pros: Comfortable rooms, friendly and accommodating staff, affordable rates, amazing gym!

❌ Cons: Limited amenities, basic facilities.

#8 Bali Taman Beach Resort & Spa Lovina

Alright, let’s dive into Bali Taman Beach Resort & Spa Lovina. This place is absolutely incredible and feels like stepping into a tranquil haven. With its private pool and spacious, stylish rooms, it’s like having your very own piece of paradise. The resort is situated in the heart of Lovina, putting you just a short stroll away from all the excitement. The staff here are incredibly friendly and go above and beyond to ensure you have an amazing time. The only downside? It may be a bit pricier compared to our previous options. However, considering the level of luxury you’ll experience, it’s definitely worth it. So, if you’re ready to indulge a little for an exceptional holiday experience, Bali Taman Beach Resort & Spa Lovina is the place to be.

πŸ’° Budget: $50

🌴 Location: Situated in a serene area near Lovina Beach.

βœ… Pros: Spacious rooms with kitchenettes, swimming pool, attentive service.

❌ Cons: Slightly higher price range for a budget option.

#9 Adirama Beach Hotel

Next up on the hit list is the Adirama Beach Hotel. This gem of a place is all about those laid-back beachy vibes. Its location? Right smack on the beach! You can practically roll out of bed and into the ocean. The rooms are cosy, and many offer a direct view of the sea – imagine waking up to that every day! The food at their beachfront restaurant is a mix of local and international cuisine, and the sunset view… well, let’s just say it’s Instagram-worthy. The staff are super welcoming and really make you feel like part of the family. If you’re on a budget but still want a taste of beachfront living, the Adirama Beach Hotel is your go-to. Just a heads up – the hotel is a bit older, so don’t expect ultra-modern facilities. But hey, with a location like this, who’s complaining?

πŸ’° Budget: $50

🌴 Location: Right on the beachfront with stunning ocean views.

βœ… Pros: Affordable rates, swimming pool, beachfront restaurant.

❌ Cons: Some rooms may require updates.

#10 Nugraha Lovina Seaview Resort & Spa

Rounding off our list is the one and only Nugraha Lovina Seaview Resort & Spa. This spot is a true slice of paradise. Nestled amidst lush tropical gardens, Nugraha Lovina offers a tranquil haven for those seeking to escape the everyday hustle and bustle. The rooms? Think traditional Balinese dΓ©cor with a modern twist and sea-facing balconies to boot. The resort comes with a refreshing swimming pool and a rejuvenating spa, perfect for some ‘me-time’ after a day of exploring. And the best part? It’s all pretty affordable. Sure, it’s a bit off the beaten path, but the tranquillity you’ll find here is worth every extra mile. A little tip – do try their in-house restaurant. Their seafood is to die for!

πŸ’° Budget: $50

🌴 Location: Overlooking the sea and surrounded by lush greenery.

βœ… Pros: Beautiful views, spacious rooms, spa facilities.

❌ Cons: A bit far from the centre

Mid-Range Accommodations


If you’re looking for a bit more comfort and convenience during your solo adventure in Lovina, these mid-range accommodations are perfect for you. Take a look at my top 10 recommendations, the price range here is between $70 and $120 per night.

#1 Lilin Lovina Beach Hotel

Let’s start with the exquisite Lilin Lovina Beach Hotel. This hidden gem offers an enchanting experience that will leave you in awe. Situated along the peaceful Lovina Beach, Lilin Lovina is a serene retreat from the chaos of everyday life. The rooms are absolutely delightful! Expect tastefully decorated Balinese-style interiors, complemented by breathtaking beachfront views from your private balcony. The hotel boasts refreshing private swimming pools and a rejuvenating spa, providing the perfect opportunity to unwind and indulge in some well-deserved pampering. And the best part? It offers excellent value for money. While it may be slightly off the beaten path, the tranquillity and serenity you’ll discover here make it well worth the journey. The last time I went there was this amazing dog that kept me company 24/7!

πŸ’° Budget: $70

🌴 Location: Nestled along the serene Lovina Beach, surrounded by natural beauty.

βœ… Pros: Cute dogs, beautifully decorated rooms, spa facilities.

❌ Cons: Slightly off the main tourist trail, but the peaceful atmosphere is a reward in itself.

#2 Padmasari Resort Lovina

If you’re looking for a place that offers a laid-back atmosphere without breaking the bank, Padmasari Resort Lovina is the perfect choice. Conveniently located just a short distance from the beach, this hotel provides the ideal blend of comfort and affordability. The rooms are cosy, and the staff is exceptionally welcoming. Additionally, you can take a refreshing dip in their fantastic pool after a day of exploration. And let’s not forget about the beachfront bar! Enjoy a cold beverage while taking in the breathtaking sunset over the sea. It doesn’t get any better than this!

πŸ’° Budget: $60

🌴 Location: Just a few steps from Lovina Beach.

βœ… Pros: Excellent location, friendly staff, beachfront bar.

❌ Cons: Rooms are basic.

#3 Kelapa Lovina Beach Villa

If you’re seeking an affordable laid-back retreat, Kelapa Lovina Beach Villa is an excellent choice. Situated just a stone’s throw away from the beach, this hotel offers a perfect blend of comfort and affordability. The rooms are cosy and the staff is exceptionally welcoming. After a day of exploring, you can take a refreshing dip in their fantastic pool. And let’s not forget about the beachfront bar! Savour a cold beverage while witnessing the stunning sunset over the sea.

πŸ’° Budget: $70

🌴 Location: A few steps away from Lovina Beach.

βœ… Pros: Prime location, friendly staff, well-decorated rooms, beachfront bar.

❌ Cons: A bit far from the centre.

#4 Alamanda Lovina Resort

Next on the list is the exquisite Alamanda Lovina Resort. Situated along the peaceful Lovina Beach, Alamanda Lovina Resort is a serene retreat from the chaos of everyday life. The rooms? Spectacular! Expect tastefully decorated Balinese-style interiors, complemented by breathtaking beachfront views from your private balcony. The resort boasts a refreshing swimming pool and a rejuvenating spa, providing the perfect opportunity to unwind and indulge in some well-deserved pampering. And the best part? It offers excellent value for money. While it may be slightly off the beaten path, the tranquillity and serenity you’ll discover here make it well worth the journey.

πŸ’° Budget: $80

🌴 Location: Nestled along the serene Lovina Beach, surrounded by natural beauty.

βœ… Pros: Breathtaking beachfront views, beautifully decorated rooms, spa facilities.

❌ Cons: Slightly off the main tourist trail, but the peaceful atmosphere is a reward in itself.

#5 Villandra Lovina

Looking for a laid-back retreat that won’t break the bank? Check out Villandra Lovina. Situated just a stone’s throw away from the beach, this hotel offers a perfect blend of comfort and affordability. Cosy rooms and exceptionally welcoming staff await you. After a day of exploring, take a refreshing dip in their fantastic pool. And of course, don’t forget about the beachfront bar! Enjoy a cold beverage while witnessing the stunning sunset over the sea.

πŸ’° Budget: $80

🌴 Location: Just steps away from Lovina Beach.

βœ… Pros: Prime location, friendly staff, beachfront bar.

❌ Cons: Basic rooms.

#6 Shanti Natural Panorama View

Looking for a relaxing getaway with breathtaking views? Take a look at Shanti Natural Panorama View. Nestled amidst nature, this hotel offers a perfect blend of serenity and natural beauty. Cosy rooms and exceptionally friendly staff await you. After a day of exploring, immerse yourself in their stunning infinity pool, which offers panoramic views of the surroundings.

πŸ’° Budget: $80

🌴 Location: Surrounded by picturesque landscapes.

βœ… Pros: Serene location, friendly staff, stunning infinity pool.

❌ Cons: Basic rooms.

#7 Nugraha Lovina Seaview Resort & Spa

Next on the list is the Nugraha Lovina Seaview Resort & Spa. This spot is a true slice of paradise. Located amidst lush tropical gardens, The resort comes with a refreshing swimming pool facing the sea and a lovely spa. And the best part? It’s all pretty affordable. Sure, it’s a bit off the beaten path, but the tranquillity you’ll find here is worth every extra mile.

πŸ’° Budget: $80

🌴 Location: Overlooking the sea and surrounded by lush greenery.

βœ… Pros: Beautiful views, spacious rooms, spa facilities.

❌ Cons: Higher price range for budget travellers.

#8 1000 Dream Bungalow

Looking for a dreamy getaway with breathtaking views? Check out 1000 Dream Bungalow. Situated amidst nature, this hotel offers a perfect blend of tranquillity and natural beauty. Luxurious rooms and exceptionally friendly staff await you. After a day of exploring, immerse yourself in their stunning infinity pool, which offers panoramic views of the surroundings. And of course, don’t miss the opportunity to indulge in the delicious cuisine at their on-site restaurant. It’s a truly unforgettable experience!

πŸ’° Budget: $120

🌴 Location: Surrounded by picturesque landscapes.

βœ… Pros: Serene location, friendly staff, stunning infinity pool.

❌ Cons: Basic rooms.

#9 Lata Lama Lovina

Next on the list is Lata Lama Lovina. Located amidst picturesque landscapes, this hotel offers a perfect blend of tranquillity and natural beauty. Friendly staff and a stunning infinity pool await you. After a day of exploring, immerse yourself in the refreshing waters of the pool, which offers panoramic views of the surroundings.

πŸ’° Budget: $120

🌴 Location: Surrounded by picturesque landscapes.

βœ… Pros: Serene location, friendly staff, stunning infinity pool.

❌ Cons: Basic rooms.

#10 Belinda Rooms & Villas

Looking for a tranquil retreat with stunning vistas? Check out Belinda Rooms & Villas. Set amidst breathtaking landscapes, this accommodation offers a perfect blend of serenity and natural beauty. Warm and welcoming staff members are ready to assist you, while an exquisite infinity pool awaits your arrival. After a day of exploration, submerge yourself in the invigorating waters of the pool, providing panoramic views of the surroundings.

πŸ’° Budget: $120

🌴 Location: Surrounded by picturesque landscapes.

βœ… Pros: Tranquil setting, friendly staff, stunning infinity pool.

❌ Cons: Basic rooms.

Luxury Accommodations

And you made it to the last section – Luxury accommodations! Let me tell you something, if you compare these places to some other hotels in Bali (such as Uluwatu or Ubud), the high-end resorts in Lovina and not even that pricey. The list below goes from Β£150 to $320 per night. Ready? Let’s go!

#1 Maha Hills

Let’s start with Maha Hills. This resort is located amidst spectacular landscapes, and it offers a perfect blend of relaxation and serenity. The warm and welcoming staff members are always ready to assist you, while a refreshing infinity pool awaits your arrival. After a day of relaxation, rejuvenate yourself in the invigorating waters of the pool, offering breathtaking vistas of the surroundings. And, of course, don’t miss the opportunity to savour the delightful cuisine at their on-site restaurant.

πŸ’° Budget: $150

🌴 Location: Surrounded by picturesque landscapes.

βœ… Pros: Serene setting, friendly staff, refreshing infinity pool.

❌ Cons: Simple rooms.

#2 Villa Selonding Batu

Looking for a relaxing retreat with stunning vistas? Check out Villa Selonding Batu. Set amidst breathtaking landscapes, this accommodation offers a perfect blend of serenity and natural beauty. Warm and welcoming staff members are ready to assist you, while an exquisite infinity pool awaits your arrival. After a day of exploration, submerge yourself in the invigorating waters of the pool, providing panoramic views of the surroundings. And, of course, don’t miss the chance to savour the delectable cuisine at their on-site restaurant.

πŸ’° Budget: $180

🌴 Location: Surrounded by picturesque landscapes.

βœ… Pros: Tranquil setting, friendly staff, stunning infinity pool.

❌ Cons: Basic rooms.

#3 The Lovina Bali Resort

Who said luxury has to be unachievable in Lovina? The Lovina Bali Resort is a sanctuary for female solo travellers seeking luxury stays. With its private beach area and the mountain backdrop, it feels like stepping into a postcard. Add in their attentive staff and top-notch spa services, and you’re in for a treat.

πŸ’° Budget: $200

🌴 Location: Beachfront, in Lovina.

βœ… Pros: Private beach, stunning views, top-tier spa.

❌ Cons: Can be pricey.

#4 Zen Resort Bali

Looking for a serene getaway with breathtaking views? Take a look at Zen Resort Bali. This place is not only incredibly beautiful but it also gives you the chance to take meditation/yoga classes giving you the “zen” feeling as the name of the hotel suggests! The warm and hospitable staff members are always ready to assist you, while an exquisite pool with a view awaits your arrival. And, of course, don’t miss the opportunity to indulge in the delightful cuisine at their on-site restaurant. It’s an experience that will leave a lasting impression!

πŸ’° Budget: $200

🌴 Location: Surrounded by picturesque landscapes.

βœ… Pros: Serene setting, friendly staff, stunning infinity pool.

❌ Cons: Simple rooms.

#5 Villa Teman

Villa Teman is a gorgeous luxury villa that offers a serene and private stay. With a private pool and a beautiful garden, it’s a perfect getaway.

πŸ’° Budget: $200

🌴 Location: Near Lovina.

βœ… Pros: Private and serene, pool, beautiful garden.

❌ Cons: Not beachfront.

#6 Sanak Retreat Bali

Looking for a retreat immersed in natural beauty? Check out Sanak Retreat Bali. Located amidst spectacular landscapes, this hotel will take your breath away! Just check out the view from this room here below and you will see what I mean. You will get the chance to look at this amazing Balinese greenery rather than your neighbour’s balcony! Not bad right?

πŸ’° Budget: $200

🌴 Location: Surrounded by picturesque landscapes.

βœ… Pros: Serene setting, friendly staff, nice pool.

❌ Cons: Nothing?

#7 Puri Bagus Lovina

Next on the list, we’ve got the Puri Bagus Lovina β€” an absolute gem right in the heart of Lovina. What’s not to love about it? The rooms are neat and tidy, with generous space to move around, so you won’t feel like you’re living out of your suitcase. Plus, all rooms come with their own private bathrooms β€” talk about convenience! But what really sets Bali Bagus apart is its fantastic communal area. It’s the perfect spot to kick back, relax, and maybe make a few new friends over a cup of coffee or tea. The staff? Always wearing a smile, ready to help out with anything you need. And let’s not forget the location β€” just a stone’s throw away from the beach and the bustling city centre.

πŸ’° Budget: $225

🌴 Location: Centrally located with easy access to Lovina’s main attractions.

βœ… Pros: Welcoming atmosphere, helpful staff, beautiful garden setting.

❌ Cons: Basic amenities, limited dining options on-site.

#8 The Damai Lovina Villas

Sitting pretty in the heart of Lovina, The Damai Lovina Villas take luxury to another level. Imagine waking up to the most breathtaking mountain views, right from your cosy, four-poster bed. Now, that’s what I call a room with a view! Oh, and each villa comes with its private pool. Yeah, you heard that right. Private. Pool. So, you can take a leisurely dip whenever you fancy. The onsite restaurant is pretty dope too. They serve an array of delicious local and international dishes, with ingredients sourced from their organic garden. Now, all this luxury does come with a price tag. But, trust me when I say, every penny is worth it. And hey, you’re on vacation. You deserve to treat yourself! I don’t think the luxury list can get better than this but let’s carry on!

πŸ’° Budget: $230

🌴 Location: Nestled in the hills of Lovina with panoramic views of the sea.

βœ… Pros: Tranquil setting, private villas with pools, excellent service.

❌ Cons: Higher price range for budget travellers.

#9 Munduk Cabins by Desa Hay

Munduk Cabins by Desa Hay is a hidden gem that you won’t want to miss. Picture this: you wake up in a cosy cabin, step out onto your private balcony, and are greeted by breathtaking views of nature. It’s like a dream come true! The cabins are thoughtfully designed with a warm and inviting atmosphere. The staff? They’re like family, always ready to make your stay unforgettable. And let’s not forget about the stunning natural surroundings where you can explore and immerse yourself in the beauty of Munduk. The icing on the cake? It’s the perfect location. You’re close to nature, with easy access to hiking trails, waterfalls, and lush greenery.

πŸ’° Budget: $300

🌴 Location: Surrounded by nature, with easy access to hiking trails and waterfalls.

βœ… Pros: Cozy cabins, friendly staff, immersive natural surroundings.

❌ Cons: Limited on-site facilities.

#10 Elevate Bali by Hanging Gardens Munduk

Looking for an elevated retreat with breathtaking views? Check out Elevate Bali by Hanging Gardens Munduk. Perched amidst the amazing Balinese landscapes, this hotel…should I even carry on after you see this picture below? It might not be close to Lovina Centre but this place is a real treat!

πŸ’° Budget: $320

🌴 Location: Surrounded by picturesque landscapes.

βœ… Pros: Elevated setting, attentive staff, stunning infinity pool.

❌ Cons: Quite pricey if you’re on a budget!

FAQ: Answering Your Burning Questions

Silvia sitting on the stairs of a temple in Lovina

1. Is Lovina worth visiting?

Oh absolutely! Lovina is a fantastic destination filled with serene beaches and tranquil waters and it’s famous for dolphin sightings. Check out this blog post where I go through reasons why you should visit Lovina right now!

2. What are the best places to eat in Lovina?

You’re in for a treat! Lovina has a vibrant culinary scene. Take a look at this blog post where I go through exactly where you need to go for breakfast, lunch and dinner (yes including prices!).

3. How to move around Lovina?

Getting around in Lovina is quite simple. You can rent a motorbike or bicycle if you’re feeling adventurous. For longer distances, there are plenty of taxis available, just be sure to negotiate the price before the ride. If you prefer, hiring a driver for a day is also an option. Just remember, in Lovina Grab/Gojek taxis are not available. If you are heading to Ubud after Lovina, read this blog post to find out the safest way to do so.

Conclusion

So there you have it! Whether you’re into luxurious getaways or prefer something more budget-friendly, Lovina has you covered. The tranquillity of the beaches, the thrill of dolphin sightings, and the delicious food scene make it a destination you can’t miss out on. So pack your bags, and sunscreen up, and get ready for an unforgettable Balinese adventure. See you in Lovina!

Ciao for now,

Silvia x