Travel: Grand Nikko Bali

GRAND NEW DAY. The Nikko Bali Resort and Spa in Nusa Dua became the first hotel in the Nikko Hotels and Hotel JAL City family to earn the distinction of “Grand Nikko” (Jl. Raya Nusa Dua Selatan, Bali; +62 361 773 377; www.

The name change reflects the resort’s expansion: 19 private villas that all feature a private infinity pool, terrace complete with pool loungers and a daybed, and a sumptuous bathroom complete with outdoor shower, among others.Guests of the villas will also enjoy unparalleled privacy, dedicated butlers and access to the Villa Lounge and Nikko Club Lounge. Other big developments on the property include the Kamina wedding gazebo and a multipurpose function room.