Where have you always wanted to hold your dream wedding at?
Imagine a white or glass chapel on a water platform, atop a cliff where you can say “I do” facing the dramatic crashing waves of the ocean – your witness of eternal love. How does that sound?
You can attain all of these in Bali.
And no, it’s not that complicated to hold your wedding here, just check out our complete wedding guide for some tips first!
The best part is, right after your wedding, you can spend your honeymoon on this romantic island too! We’ve got you completely covered with this honeymoon guide.
Before you excite you further, let’s take the first step – selecting your perfect wedding chapel. Here, we present you with 9 unique chapels
1. Flowery love: The Ritual Wedding Chapel
Standing on the cliffs in Uluwatu, The Ritual Wedding Chapel blends Western style with contemporary Balinese design. And from the chapel, all guests would have a 180-degree view of the stunning ocean in the background.
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To be able to stand at the wedding altar in this bright elegant chapel, surrounded by the smell of fresh flowers, and face the ocean while saying “I do” is the dream of many brides – which can become reality for you!
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The basic Eternity package includes floral arrangement, flower petals on the walkway and 32 chairs with ribbon. In the Serenity package, you will get a stylish tropical bridal bouquet and groom’s boutonniere made from Holland roses. The Fabulous package offers a choir during the ceremony.2. Glamourous wedding: Harmony and Eternity chapels (The Mulia Bali)
Have you always want to get married in style?
The Harmony Chapel is perfect for intimate weddings, with a capacity of 40 guests. With the infinite Indian Ocean in the background, exchanging your vows has never been more romantic.
If you’re looking at a larger wedding party, you can get inspiration from Ken Chu (a member of the now-defunct Taiwanese boyband F4) and actress Han Wenwen’s blue-and-white fairytale wedding, held at the Eternity Chapel at The Mulia.
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This glass chapel floats on the Mulia Lake, which serves as a romantic backdrop during the ceremony, which can be attended by up to 250 wedding guests. As the symbol of eternal love, the crystal chandelier is set above the chapel, so that when the sky darkens, it lightens up the chapel in a marvellous way.
But that’s not all that The Mulia offers. If you wish to have a wedding reception, The Mulia has two outdoor gardens (Unity and Eden) specially designed for that.
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But if you don’t want to be worried about the weather, your reception can be held at the Grand Ballroom where every bride feels like a princess!
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After your wedding, you can relax after the wedding and take a dip in the oceanfront pool with swim-up bar.
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3. Say “I do!” to creativity: Tirtha chapel Uluwatu
Tirtha Chapel is perched atop the oceanfront cliffs of Southern Bali, just like the famous Uluwatu temple.
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And at Tirtha, from the wedding dress to photography, flowers and reception to all kinds of entertainment, you’ll have a professional team of wedding specialists to help make your day flawless.
With both the Gracious Pearl Package and Dazzling Amber Package, you get two page boys with umbrellas and flower girls who will walk you down the aisle, an English or Mandarin-speaking translator during the ceremony, and professional dress and tuxedo steam service. The former package is for morning ceremonies, whereas the latter is for those who want to have a wonderful sunset pictures!
As Tirtha does not have accommodation, their packages include transport for bride and groom from the hotel.
For extras, you can even choose to have a wishing tree for the guests to hang their blessings, or paper lanterns or banana trunk candles.
You won’t find such creative ideas anywhere else!
4. Diamonds are a girl’s best friends: The Diamond Chapel Bali, Sanur
Is the diamond on your engagement ring not big enough?
Get married in this 15-meter-high steel-and-glass Diamond chapel overlooking the white sandy beach and the ocean beyond.
With the tropical garden that provides reception for up to 400 guests, The Diamond is Bali´s largest wedding pavilion and also the only wedding venue with three individual Bridal Suites.
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While the bride is getting ready, wedding guests can enjoy the comfort of the Lounge situated right on Sanur beach.
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An exceptional part of your package, the Diamond Candles lighting, will make your wedding an unforgettable experience for everyone.
5. Get married in a Balinese style: Blue Point Chapel, Uluwatu (Blue Point Bay VIllas)
If you’re looking to wed in a Balinese style, look no further!
Atop a cliff in Uluwatu, there lay the perfect place for the best day of your life – Blue Point Chapel. The creamy white chapel makes a nice contrast with the azure ocean behind.
The Rama Shita wedding package will provide you with everything that a Balinese wedding needs: Balinese dress for the bride and the groom, makeup and hair do in Balinese style, two rindik (a musical instrument), beleganjur (another musical instrument) for 13 people and a Hanuman (a Hindu god resembling a monkey) who will escort the wedding rings.
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If you’re not so into the Balinese culture, you can choose to get either a Daylight wedding or Sunset wedding package, which will also include 3 hours of photo service and a priest as a solemniser.
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For entertainment, you can either keep it traditional and add a Balinese dance, kecak dance or fire dance to your package, or do something a bit more modern, such as a sexy dance or DJ performance.
6. For love as strong as a stone: Bulgari Wedding Chapel, Uluwatu (Bulgari Resort Bali)
Bulgari chapel is the first wedding chapel in the world that has been built from the Paras Kerobokan stone. A massive wall made from this Balinese stone separates the resort from one of the most unique wedding venues in Bali.
An andesite volcanic stone was used to create the floor and the elegant altar table is made of glass.
You can even open the front glass window, so that the gentle ocean breeze can come in.
The bride will get a chance to experience what it’s like to wear a one-of-a-kind Bulgari tiara made of white gold and 7 flower diamonds. These gems in the hair will make every bride shine on this special day.
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The Bulgari Resort offers a variety of music possibilities too. For Rp 9,000,000, you can have a solo saxophonist or get a full band for Rp 30,000,000.
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7. Architectonic masterpiece: Infinity Chapel (Conrad Bali Nusa Dua)
The iconic triangle-shaped Infinity chapel was designed in a simple yet very elegant way.
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Imagine the yourself walking down the aisle on the walkway of the infinity pool, and when you finally reach the altar, you are facing the stunning ocean.
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The Harmony wedding package includes a two-night stay in the Deluxe Ocean room for the new happy couple, and music accompaniment by keyboardist and singers.
If you want to make the night even more memorable, the Splendor package will provide you with fireworks display and a Fire Dance performance. The night sky will be alight with thousands of twinkling sparks, in a dream-come-true fairytale style. Then, the dancers with fire torches emerge with their show and leave everyone speechless.
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Let it be a surprise for all the guests!
8. Eternal love is in the ocean air: Mirage Wedding Chapel (Grand Mirage Resort and Thalasso Bali, Nusa Dua)
Close your eyes, imagine yourself standing at the altar, where the sun is shining on. With the gentle breeze is stroking your hair, you can smell the ocean in the air. Just a few more minutes and the man you love will be yours forever.
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Due to its light construction, standing in the semi-open air Mirage Chapel will make you feel like being directly under the sky. The three corners of the triangle represent the sacred trinity – human, nature and God.
The Mirage Chapel has a thousand faces, depending on the decoration. That’s something that makes each wedding completely unique.
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You can choose the basic Ocean Breeze Chapel Wedding package with Western or Balinese decorations, your personal wedding coordinator, 2 Balinese Girls in Traditional Balinese Costume, romantic flower shower and Wedding Gift from Grand Mirage Family. A wedding cake and 2 nights’ stay at the Deluxe Ocean View room for the bride and groom are also included.
If you want more, the Exclusive Mirage Wedding package has something extra for the bride – makeup and hairdo, and Special treatment at the Thalasso Spa. This will come handy when you need to relax!
9. Declaring vows in a traditional way: Cloud Nine Chapel (St Regis, Nusa Dua)
This lovely Western style chapel will be ideal for you if you like to keep things traditional. The simple yet very lovely design resembles the Protestant chapels in Europe.
Facing the ocean at Nusa Dua, Cloud Nine Chapel is surrounded by a small lake and beyond it, you will find a stylish timber terrace where you can have pre-dinner canapés or a wedding toast.
With the Lovely Lilies wedding package, you can look forward to a wedding guest book, butler service for 6 hours, wedding toast with a cocktail for the couple, and a one-night stay in a St. Regis Suite with a romantic breakfast.
There’s also the Dazzling Diamond wedding package which includes a Honeymoon spa and a romantic dinner for the couple at the Kayuputi restaurant.
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You can expect to have a variety of reception options to choose from as well, such as the Balinese suckling pig (Babi Guling) and all sorts of Western and Asian cuisine.
So why not make your wedding a culinary experience too? It’s not without reason that they say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach!
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Although the chapel below doesn’t boast of an oceanfront view, it is spectacular in its own right, that we have to include it in this list!
Tie the knot on Noah’s Ark: The Noah Chapel, Jimbaran
Here in Bali, everything is possible, even holding a wedding on Noah’s Ark!
This fascinating chapel was inspired by the biblical journey of Noah with his ark full of animals. The story is about hope for the lost world, an enlightenment and spiritual journey for an eternal love.
So what special items will be included in your wedding package?
Romantic balloons and doves for release are offered in the Simply Legal package, while with the Love Light package, you will get a personalized wedding cake, 3 hours of photography (including a coffee table book) and 2 nights’ stay at Noah Bridal villa, where you will be treated as a royal couple.
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Or you can take your wedding to a different level with the Celebrate Love package which includes the wedding gown and suit, makeup and hairdo, one-night stay at a Noah Bridal villa and a two-night stay at Noah village for the happily wedded couple and family members.