One of the most exquisite places that has made a remarkable difference to the lives of many, is the magic and charm of Ubud, Bali. You can’t help but come back again or probably just decide to retire here like Brad Pitt in “Seven Years In Tibet”. Bali has a strong spiritual essence about its culture, tradition, lifestyle and best of all – the most humblest and kindest people you will ever find! Every town in Bali has their own distinctive features, but Ubud is one place that stands out among the rest. If you want to connect with nature and your spiritual self, surrender yourself to the healing powers of Ubud’s charisma.
Ubud’s Best Villas Handpicked By Us!
Villa Omah Padi is a heavenly paradise in the midst of rice fields. Set in a traditional Balinese village, it’s a great escape from the crowded action that most places offer. The divine sanctuary comes with 5 uniquely-designed bedrooms that offer serene peace and quiet. If you’re not travelling in a big group, you have the option of renting it as a two, three or four bedroom villa, depending on your requirements!
The best thing about this villa is the view which is ideal to practice yoga, meditation and request for massage services. Take a dip in the warm water of the swimming pool to relax and unwind. You need not worry about the Bali heat as there is a continuous flow of fresh, cool breeze that floods through the house all day and rather pleasant at night. Although you feel like you’re in the middle of nowhere, the nearest village centre is only 10 minutes away, as well as the famous Monkey Forest. The villa has a local village feel with thatched roofs, but modern amenities like high-speed internet, satellite TV and an iPod dock. It can’t get better than this!
Just take a look at the picture and you’ll know what we’re talking about! As kids we built rough tree houses to play in, but today they’ve become a popular luxury lifestyle. The architects of Villa Melati have nailed the design. Whether you plan on renting it as a 1, 2 or 3 bedroom villa, you will be more than pleased as to what the rainforest home offers. A perfect getaway to live alfresco style in the open-plan living areas and we’ve got to admit that the view from the swimming pool is absolutely breathtaking! The large terraces are perfect to plan a romantic dinner date and if you want to surprise her, the dedicated staff will help you in the best way possible. Or bring the family to experience this stunning Balinese villa.
Now this Bali villa resort is special. Nestled on a mountain with gorgeous trees surrounding you, there’s no getting close to nature as much as living in Ubud Hanging Gardens. The villas are built beautifully which makes a perfect rainforest escape. If you want to know what paradise looks like, just take a look at these pictures and we won’t have to say much. Allow yourself to float aimlessly in the pool with the blue sky, the whistling trees and the gentle breeze to keep you company. With the option of a one bedroom villa or a two bedroom villa and everything at your convenience, you won’t want to step out. What better way to wake up in the morning with the sound of birds chirping and the fresh morning sunlight flooding the room! Experience the magic of Ubud’s breathtaking valley views and the traditional Balinese hospitality with a choice of 38 gorgeous villas at the Ubud Hanging Gardens.
Pelangi Estate is a complex of three beautiful villas that adds up to a private 7 bedroom estate and can be rented wholly or as a three, four or five bedroom villa option. If you would really like to experience true Balinese living, the Pelangi Estate is definitely a great choice. The four bedroom villa is called Villa Pelangi, the two-bedroom is called Java Guest House and the single bedroom is referred to as Bhutan Cottage. Each of these properties are well-designed, keeping in mind, the local Balinese lifestyle, the styling and interior décor prove the use of local timbers and materials, making it look as authentic and original as possible. Surrounded by rainforest and rice fields, enjoy taking a dip in the pool in the midst of nature!
Villa San is a lovely six bedroom villa in Bali’s cultural precinct – the land of Ubud. The most outstanding feature of this villa is the dedicated painting area. Ubud has always been home to various artists, writers, painters and medicinal healers. With so many activities to explore in Ubud and moreover living in a luxury villa like Villa San, it is surely an inspiration source to create great artwork if you’re into painting. The villa is designed with the fusion of traditional Bali features and French design, it is evident throughout. The bedrooms at Villa San are well-appointed and spacious. All the rooms of the house have access to a beautiful garden and of course the swimming pool, which is perfect for doing laps or just lazing around on the pool loungers and hammocks with a good book.
A luxurious haven that is built with the sole principles of luxury and privacy in mind is exactly how we define Villa Kamaniiya! The 5 bedroom villa is constructed in a tropical landscape which offers a gorgeous view. The villa is designed is separate pavilions ensuring privacy of the bedrooms, living area and the outdoor pool-lounging area. Traditional Balinese finishes like the use of local wood and some antiques give this place a cultural charm. The peaceful and serene environment is great to practice meditation or yoga. The large windows and folding doors of the villa invite fresh breeze and sunlight to infuse freshness and energy. The entire villa is designed in an open-plan concept that makes it look huge and spacious throughout. The property is built on an elevated ground, which gives you the best view of the rainforest from the swimming pool.
The Shamballa Residence is any couple’s fantasy and a dream getaway to spend a romantic holiday together in Bali. Why would you book a hotel suite when you have a private sanctuary with all luxury amenities waiting for you? The house is built in a tropical forest setting overlooking the Wos river. What a splendid ambience to have an intimate and romantic dinner! It is a perfect place for a honeymoon or a fantastic escape from the busy city life. The bedroom upstairs has large sliding doors to wake up to the view of the forests, a four poster bed with premium mattresses and pillows. The bathroom has an outdoor terrazzo bathtub surrounded by aromatherapy products and candles. Now, we’ll leave the rest up to your imagination!
Viceroy Bali is an ultimate spa villa resort with 25 luxurious private pool villas comprising of garden, terrace and deluxe terrace villas. If you wish to be spoilt and looked after like royalty, then the Viceroy Bali is your best bet. The garden villas have spacious bedrooms that make a cosy nest for couples to relax within a beautiful garden setting. With the royal Balinese service, everything is made available to you to have a romantic and lavish holiday.
Be it a rejuvenating couple’s massage or an indoor heated pool, Viceroy Bali is fully equipped with luxury for a romantic Bali experience. The terrace villas offer mind blowing views of the Petanu river and a charming private gazebo by the pool for you to relax and unwind. You can book two terrace villas if you’re travelling in a large group as they have interconnecting features!
So what are you waiting for? With so many unique villas that define beauty and luxury, all you have to do is start packing your bags and head to Ubud this season and leave the rest to us!