For a long time Kuta has been extremely popular with a real cross section of different tourists. Kuta has a real pulse and is a great place to be whether you are on a family holiday or a traveling surfer. Kuta offers everything from top end accommodation around the Tuban area where you will find great shopping and dinning as well as the most beautiful beach area and the most sophisticated area of the Kuta region. As you head further north the atmosphere changes into more of a budget area with a combination of different accommodation options such as the budget family or couples options which offer the very highest in budget accommodation down to surfer's and backpackers accommodation which is generally of a good standard. Around this area there are many excellent restaurants offering great food at very low prices. There are some real gems in and amongst this area which also offers very average dinning, speak to people in the know to find out where the best places are. As you head further north into the Legian area you will find that the atmosphere turns back into the family side of things.
Kuta has been growing and developing at a very fast rate and even in the last year there have been many changes. Kuta is lifting the bar on all levels of accommodation as well as the standard of food and particularly in terms of nightlife. Many of the main clubs have grown in size and there are a number of brand new clubs which mean there is a lot more choice in terms of how to spend your nights with so many entertainment options and great restaurants. Kuta also offers a fantastic beach area where you will be able to relax in and around the beach restaurants and cafes as well as the new bars opening in the area. Whether you are interesting in surfing on the beaches and splashing in the water or relaxing on the sun loungers and enjoying a whole selection of refreshments from fresh tropical fruit and Indonesian snacks to international refreshments, you are sure to enjoy the strip of paradise. Kuta beach has a number of different moods as you walk along the coast including the highly tranquil southern area around Tuban and then as you reach Kuta Beach you will find a very social area which is great for meeting people as well as surfing. Then as you head further north up the beach from here you will find it gets less crowded and more and more relaxed and tranquil with the exception of the double six area.
Kuta is an excellent place to enjoy a holiday with so many scenes which are all separated although overlapping offing so much diversity. The bars are cool and the food is excellent and with a great beach scene and proximity to the airport and the connecting by pass roads that really open up the rest of the island, you will find that Kuta is definitely the most convenient area to stay.