Indonesia closed to all Foreign arrivals 1-14 January 2021 - Dec 30, 2020
The latest Surat Edaran ( Circular) No.4/2020 from the National Covid-19 Task Force regarding the border closure from Jan 1 - 14, 2021. Exempt from the order are 1) WNI (Indonesian citizens), 2) diplomats accompanying official Ministerial delegations, 3) KITAS/KITAP holders.
WNI and KITAS/KITAP holders are required to quarantine for 5 days at designated locations.
Holders of Business Visas or APEC Card holders are not exempt from this.
BHA announces New Chairman and Vice Chairwoman for 2021 - Dec 15, 2020
The Bali Hotels Association (BHA) has appointed Jean Hélière, General Manager of Hotel Indigo Bali Seminyak Beach, as Chairman, and Fransiska Handoko, General Manager of Ristata Bali Resort & Spa, as Vice Chair.
It's Not New News: Alcohol bans have been proposed before in Indonesia - Nov 20, 2020
It seems each year the story seems to make its way into the headlines again. The reaction is always the same, it is picked up by the tabloid media and shared all over social media.
Alcohol bans have been proposed before in Indonesia the arguments raised in parliament gain little traction in Indonesia’s multifaith society.
BHA responds to Hotels in Bali portrayed in the news as trashed, wrecked and deserted - Nov 16, 2020
Bali Hotels Association would like to take this opportunity to respond to, and clarify details which appeared in a story aired by Channel 9 News Australia’s A Current Affair (ACA) presented by Tracy Grimshaw and shared on 10th November 2020 via social media . The story showed a hotel in the Legian area that was portrayed as trashed, wrecked and deserted. The news was also implying that all hotels are like this in Bali and that the island is worn and torn. Which is far from the truth.
Current Update on Situation in Bali - Nov 10, 2020
Indonesian eVisa Launched - Nov 01, 2020
BHA Launches A New Video Series - Oct 23, 2020
Bali Hotels Association Launches the Next Stage of Social Media Campaign with a Series of Videos, Bali, A New Kind Of Adventure. The idea behind the videos is to inspire travellers for their future trips to Bali as well as advocating responsible travel.
Bali Receives Best of The Decade Award - Oct 10, 2020
Bali Hotels Association is delighted to announce that Bali continues to remain in the hearts of international travelers. The island was recently awarded the Best of the Decade Award from Smart Travel Asia.
Volunteers gather In Bali for 35th annual ICC - Sep 23, 2020
On September 19, 2020 , 75 members and over 622 participants from the Bali Hotels Association took part in the International Coastal Cleanup Day, a program initiated by the non-profit organization Ocean Conservancy 35 years ago.
Bali Remains Open To Domestic Tourism - Sep 22, 2020
Bali will remain open to domestic tourism for the time being, as officials announce stricter screening measures for incoming visitors following a surge in COVID-19 cases on the island.