Waterbom Bali is one of the most popular attractions in Bali and with good reason. Ranked as the best waterpark in Asia, Waterbom Bali has rides ranging from mellow to extreme as well as offering spa facilities and multiple dining outlets (including a swim-up bar – duh!) If you’re travelling to Bali with kids, visiting Waterbom is an absolute must.
Obviously, you don’t want to waste your time in Bali being stuck in traffic just waiting for the fun to begin. We’ve tracked down 10 family friendly Bali villas close to Waterbom Bali – we’re talking 20 minutes or less!
1. Villa Suliac
Villa Suliac is one of the best kept secrets in Legian. The three-bedroom villa sits in a quiet lane, offering peace and quiet, but still brings you to the heart of the action with restaurants, shops and the beach within a short walking distance. The villa has spacious open-plan living areas, luxurious indoor/outdoor bathrooms and a private pool surrounded by daybeds. Most importantly, Villa Suliac is within a 15-minute drive from Waterbom Bali.
Villa Sepuluh is a three-bedroom villa centrally located in Legian. In addition to being a 12-minute drive from Waterbom Bali, Villa Sepuluh sits just 700 metres from Legian beach. Close to Waterbom Bali and the beach? Talk about a win-win! The villa has a private pool and rattan sunbeds perfect for sunbaking. Because Villa Sepuluh has two double bedrooms and one twin room, the property is ideal for a family holiday.
3. Villa Maria
Villa Maria is a Legian villa offering great value close to Waterbom Bali and Seminayk. Waterbom is some 15 minutes away by car. You can literally stroll to Double Six Beach, which sits about 600 metres from your doorstep. In addition to the great location, Villa Maria has four bedrooms, beautiful open-plan living areas and a private pool set in a tropical garden.
Beautiful Bali Villas lives up to its name by offering a choice of well-designed 1, 2 and 3-bedroom villas in the heart of the action. The villas sit a short walk from Jalan Legian and all its clubs, restaurants and shops, while the beach is a 10-minute walk away. All villas are fully self-contained and have their own private pool. And yes, Beautiful Bali Villas are within a 15-minute drive from Waterbom Bali.
Villa Skye Dee is less than 15 minutes away from Waterbom Bali. The villa sits in a private lane but it’s still surrounded by the ample dining and shopping opportunities of Legian. The villa has three bedrooms and an immaculate modern design of white walls and huge windows. And it doesn’t exactly hurt that Villa Skye Dee also has a 10-metre pool and a spacious private garden protected by high walls.
Villa Chez Ami is a three-bedroom villa boasting a private pool and a great location in the heart of bustling Seminyak. Within its walls, the villa offers peace and quiet, but once you crave a bit of excitement, you can reach Legian’s shops, restaurants and beaches within minutes on foot. And of course, Villa Chez Ami is close to Waterbom Bali – the drive over takes about 15 minutes.
Villa Origami has three bedrooms and a beautiful turquoise pool. Because the villa has bi-fold doors, you can enjoy a fresh breeze or close the doors to relish the AC – a rare treat in Bali villas. Villa Origami has three bedrooms and sits within a walking distance from Jalan Raya Seminyak’s restaurants and shops. And of course, the prime location also means that Waterbom Bali is just 17 minutes away by car.
8. Villa Amaya
Villa Amaya is ideal for those after a true tropical escape. The five-bedroom villa has a lagoon shaped salt water pool and enough room for ten guests. Villa Amaya is located some 500 metres from Double Six Beach and just around the corner from Jalan Raya Seminyak, which offers great dining and shopping. Because the villa is just 18 minutes from Waterbom Bali, you won’t waste precious time stuck in traffic.
9. Villa Bisi
Villa Bisi is a terrific Legian villa located a 10-minute walk from Double Six Beach. The three-bedroom villa sits in a quiet lane just off Jalan Raya Seminyak, close to Bintang Supermarket. The villa has a private lap pool and beautiful Asian inspired décor. And of course, Villa Bisi is just a 15-minute drive from Waterbom Bali.
10. Villa Hermosa
Villa Hermosa has five bedrooms, modern white décor and a stunning turquoise pool. Because the villa also has a cool bunk bedroom for the kids, Villa Hermosa is one of the best family villas around Legian and Seminyak. Villa Hermosa is a five-minute drive from Double Six Beach, 12 minutes from Eat Street and a 20-minute drive from Waterbom. Definitely one of the most luxurious villas you can find this close to Waterbom Bali.