Destination guide

Beautiful blue waters in Candidasa Beach

A favorite gateway to the gorgeous eastern coast of Bali, Candidasa Beach charms visitors with its laid-back fishing village vibes and beautiful blue waters. Travelers flock to this part of the island for intriguing temples and gorgeous water palaces, surrounded by verdant greenery, and fall in love with the idyllic seaside towns and hidden lagoon beaches. Whether you're stopping over on the way to fantastic diving spots further up the coast or looking for a private oasis with seaside views to settle in for a relaxing stay, you'll find a Candidasa Beach vacation rental to fit every holiday style.

Things to do

Floating paradises in Candidasa Beach

The water attractions of Bali are interesting to explore and you can find a number close to Candidasa Beach. Snap photos of the floating fuchsias of the Candidasa Lotus Lagoon before heading off to explore the royal water gardens a short drive away. Discover historic Balinese architecture and cross stunning stone bridges connecting large ponds, surrounded by lush, green backdrops, at the Taman Ujung Water Palace. The inland Tirta Gangga Water Gardens feature 3 acres of pools and ponds filled with statues and stepping stones.


Exploring the area around Candidasa Beach

Although it is tempting to spend long days gazing out at the fishing boats bobbing on the waves off the shores of Candidasa Beach with a tropical drink in hand, set aside some time to visit the small towns in the area and experience the local culture. In Tenganan Pegringsingan, just a few kilometers inland, you can find markets and shop for woodcarvings and tasty local snacks. One of the oldest villages on the island, Tenganan is known for its intricate Double Ikat textiles and you can watch the production process on tours here.


Sunny springtime in Candidasa Beach

Spring is the perfect time to visit Candidasa Beach, with the warm climate and low rainfall making for ideal beach trips and snorkeling excursions. The dry season stretches from April through early October, but the summer months are busier, so try a spring visit for fewer crowds and lower humidity levels. Since Bali sits south of the equator and has a warm, year-round climate, why not look for a Candidasa Beach vacation rental with a pool to splash around in on extra hot days? Secure one with an ocean view and get many of the perks of lounging beachside from the comfort of your rental.

Natural features

Underwater playgrounds in Candidasa Beach

As a gateway to some spectacular diving spots in eastern Bali, you'll be amazed by the natural features floating under the waters surrounding Candidasa Beach. Amed Beach, one of the island's most-famous destinations, is perfect for a day trip from Candidasa. Take a boat ride out to a shipwreck and swim alongside reef tip sharks, sea turtles and amazing coral formations. The snorkeling here is excellent, with reefs filling the surrounding bay and attracting vibrant tropical fish. Once you've had your fill of sea life, it's back to your Candidasa Beach vacation rental for a relaxing evening watching the sun set over the rippling waves.

Can I find a vacation rental around Candidasa Beach?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 101 vacation rentals near Candidasa Beach. From 10 Houses to 66 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Candidasa Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Candidasa Beach?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Candidasa Beach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Lombok: 141 vacation rentals
  • Jungut Batu Beach: 91 vacation rentals
  • Amed Beach: 54 vacation rentals
  • Lembongan island: 150 vacation rentals
  • Nusapenida: 122 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Candidasa Beach! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Candidasa Beach?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Candidasa Beach:

  • Karangasem Sub-District: 140 rentals
  • Kubu: 70 rentals
  • Kemenuh: 1,399 rentals
  • Batuan: 2,389 rentals
  • Nyuh Tebel: 101 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Candidasa Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Candidasa Beach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Kehen Temple: 1,487 rentals
  • Watu Klotok Temple: 5,629 rentals
  • Batur Natural Hot Spring: 479 rentals
  • USS Liberty Shipwreck: 150 rentals
  • Mount Agung: 465 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Candidasa Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.