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Luxury Bali Villas

Updated on July 13, 2013
Khayangan Villa in Uluwatu, Bali
Khayangan Villa in Uluwatu, Bali | Source
Map of Regions in Bali
Map of Regions in Bali | Source

Introduction to Bali

Bali is one of Indonesia’s 17,508 island’s. It is located in the western end of the Lesser Sunda Islands lying in between Java to the west and Lombok to the east. Bali’s provincial capital is known as Denpasar and it is located towards the south of the island.

In 2010, the population was recorded as 3,891,000 people. The island is home to Indonesia’s Hindu minority. In the 2000 census, 92.29% of Bali’s population were Balinese Hindus while the rest were Muslims. Bali is also Indonesia’s largest tourist destination and is known for its various art forms which include traditional and modern dance, sculpture, painting, leather, metalworks and music.

With its varied landscapes of hills and mountains, rugged coastlines and sandy beaches to its rice terraces and barren volcanic hillsides, Bali always has something to offer for various types of tourists. Its picturesque sceneries together with its deep spiritual and unique culture stakes a serious claim to be paradise on earth.

With its world class surfing and diving, historical and archeological attractions and a wide variety of accommodations, Bali is easily one of the most popular island destinations in the world. Bali has consistently won various tourism awards. This is echoed in the quote below:-

“The main asset of Bali tourism is the culture of Bali itself. Because of this, let us all work together to protect and preserve that which draws tourists to Bali.”

Minister of Culture and Tourism – I Gede Ardhika

A procession for a religious ceremony
A procession for a religious ceremony | Source

Regions in Bali

Bali has six regions which are:-

South Bali – This region consists of the Kuta, Bukit Peninsula, Canggu, Denpasar, Jimbaran, Legian, Nusa Dua, Sanur, Seminyak and Tanah Lot. This region is the most visited part of the island due to the fact that Denpasar International Airport is located in the region as well as Kuta Beach and Seminyak which are main tourist destinations.

Central Bali – This region consists of Ubud, Bedugul and Tabanan. This region is also known as the cultural hub of Bali. The central mountain range is also located in this region. The highest mountain in this region is Mount Batukaru.

West Bali – This region consists of Negara, Gilimanuk, Medewi Beach, Pemuteran and the West Bali National Park. It is in this location which have ferry trips to Java. For the eco-tourist, the West Bali National Park is located in this region as well.

North Bali – This region consists or Lovina and Singaraja. This region has quiet black beaches. The old capital city of Singaraja or “Lion King” is also located in this region. Singaraja was formerly the Dutch colonial administrative centre for Bali and the Lesser Sunda Islands until 1953. Gedong Kirtya which is located south of the town centre of Singaraja is the only library of lontar manuscripts which are ancient and sacred texts written on the leaves of the rontal palm. This the only library of such kind in the world.

East Bali – This region consists of Amed, Besakih, Candidasa, Kintamani, Klungkung, Mount Agung, Padang Bai & Tirta Gangga. This region is a laid back coastal village flanked by an active volcano as well as the mighty Mount Agung.

Southeastern Islands – This region consists of Nusa Lembongan, Nusa Penida and Nusa Ceningan. This region is popular for its diving activities.

Mount Agung dominates the landscape of East Bali
Mount Agung dominates the landscape of East Bali | Source

Popular Cities in Bali

Some of the popular cities in Bali are:-

  1. Denpasar – This city is the administratice centre as well as the transport hub for the island.
  2. Candidasa – This is a quiet coastal town which is the gateway to the east coast.
  3. Kuta – This is a surfer’s city and it the most heavily developed area in Bali. There are a lot of shopping centres to cater for the large number of tourist arrivals to this city. This is also the centre of Bali’s nightlife and party culture.
  4. Jimbaran – This is a seaside resort which has nice sheltered beaches as well as seafood restaurants. Jimbaran is located to the south of Kuta.
  5. Legian – This city is located between Kuta and Seminyak. It is also the name of Kuta’s main street.
  6. Lovina – This city is where there are beautiful black volcanic sand beaches and coral reefs.
  7. Sanur – This area has seaside resorts and beaches which are popular with older families.
  8. Seminyak – This is the quieter city which has more upscale beach resorts and villas just north to Legian. It also has a fashionable upscale restaurants and trendy designer bars and dance clubs.
  9. Ubud – This is the centre of art and dance in the foothills. This area has several museums, the monkey forest and lots of arts and craft shops for the tourist.

Sunset at Jimbaran
Sunset at Jimbaran | Source

Villas in Jimbaran

Jimbaran is a thriving fishing village which has white sandy beaches overlooking the bay on Bali’s southern coastline. This city maintains its cultural values and is the place to be to enjoy the simple pleasures that life has to offer. Jimbaran Bay is known for its mesmerizing sunsets as well as seafood which are served in cafes along the beach. The villas in this area are reasonably priced as well.

Prices starting from US $ 300.00

Ocean View Frangipani Villa and Spa

This villa has established secluded villas in which privacy is the topmost importance. The villa is filled with flowers and greenery outside the villa balcony. You will also be waking up the chirping of the birds in the morning. In the evenings, it is the candlelight which lights up the sunset. The villas are surrounded by forest which arouses a feeling of ease as time passes slowly to make you liberated from daily chores and at once, your mind, body and soul are relaxed.

Villa Puri Balangan

This villa is located on the top of Balangan Hill. This villas are located about 25 minutes away from the International airport. The villa was originally constructed by an employee from the World Bank. However, the current owners acquired the project the 2007 and completed an extensive renovation project. This villa is exclusive in that this hideaway of three (3) exclusive bedroom villas offer all the lavish accoutrements of a luxury managed villa. The villa boast its own infinity pool, manicured gardens and absolute ocean view.

Prices starting from US $ 400.00

Villa Sur La Colline

Villa Sur La Colline is a tastefully appointed 4-bedroom property designed to embrace the contours of an elevated piece of landscape that captures sweeping views of Jimbaran Bay and Tanjung Benoa. This villa is located in the rugged tropical terrain known as Bukit Ungasan. This villa is also about 20 minutes from the airport and is close the surfing beaches of Padang-Padang, Balangan and Dreamland.

Prices starting from US $ 500.00

Villa Kalyana

Villa Kalyana is a three bedroom retreat with a sprawling natural landscape by a boundary of bamboo trees in the village of Jimbaran. The villas main living room is based on the traditional Javanese joglo with an elevated ceiling of intricate wooden beams. The airport is just 10 minutes drive away. The master bedroom is another Javanese joglo which is designed as an adult sanctuary. Bathed in natural sunlight, this room has its own terrace with direct garden access.

Prices starting from US $ 800.00

Villa Uma Nina

This villa is a newly built private home which is perfectly positioned on top of a hill in Jimbaran. This villa offers spectacular panoramic views of Bali. This villa is about 20 minutes away from the airport and 15 minutes away from Jimbaran Bay. This villa is surrounded by manicured lawns. Upon entering the villa, there is a circular driveway with a large water feature in the centre. The spacious living room has large windows which overlook the gardens and swimming pool.

Prices starting from US $ 900.00

The Jewel Villa

The Jewel Villa is a four bedroom, cliff top villa which sits on “Tiara Nusa” which is a private estate located in the south of Bali. “Tiara Nusa”, when translated, means the “crown of the island”. This villa has stunning panoramas that Bali has to offer. Set on the edge of a cliff within a beautiful tropical garden, every bedroom suite at the villa is named after a precious jewel, ie, Ruby, Amethyst, Sapphire and Emerald. The Sapphire and Emerald suite open to the garden. The Sapphire suite is decorated in deep blue to match the stone to its open air sky bathroom. Emerald is adorned in green and opens out to the green gardens. The Ruby suite is decorated is red and takes on the colours of the flowers in the garden outside. The Amethyst suite is done in lush and regal purple, just like the evening sky that can be seen from the balcony.

A surfer a Kuta beach
A surfer a Kuta beach | Source

Villas in Kuta

Nusa Dua is used in two ways. It can either refer to the eastern side of Bukit Peninsula which is at the southern tip of Bali or it can refer to the purpose built and safe tourist enclave known as Kawasan Pariwisata which means Tourism District which is at the southeast side of the Peninsula. Nusa Dua has white sandy beaches suitable for long and safe swimming. Nusa Dua is also home to the best museums in Bali. Nusa Dua has three manned fates where everyone is subject to a security search upon entering the enclave. This contributes to the impression that one is in an artificial location.

Prices from US $ 300.00

Scene Villas

This is a 2 bedroom villa designed and developed using modern and minimalist approach and with an attention to detail rarely found in today’s villas. This villa is nestled on a hillside just 20 minutes away from the International Airport.

Villa Hibiscus

This villa is a choice for active visitors, as although it has its own private swimming pool, guests get to enjoy free usage of the 23m lap pool and full size tennis court. The villa is also close to white sandy beaches and Bali’s best water sport facilities including surfing, wind surfing, parasailing and jet skiing. This villa is located in Tanjung Benoa. It shares a beautifully designed and well maintained Balinese compound with several other villas namely Villa Anggerek, Villa Cempaka and Villa Bougainvillea. However, each villa has its own private garden with tropical plants, flowers and small private swimming pool.

Villa Anggerek

This villa has its own swimming pool and garden. Guests to this villa also enjoy a 23m lap pool and a full size tennis court. Swimming beaches are just minutes away and there are many restaurants as well as clinic with an internationally trained doctor operating around the clock. The villa is located about 30 minutes away from the International Airport and just minutes away from Nusa Dua Galleria which is a shopping centre.

Prices from US $ 400.00

Villa Bali Becik

Becik is the Balinese term for “beautiful ” which aptly describes this villa. It has an open Bali style architecture set on white sandy beaches of Nusa Dua which is adjacent to the 5 star Conrad hotel. The villas offer the ocean view of Nusa Penida Island in the background, the Mount Agung on the east. The villa also offers an open plan living area which is comfortably furnished to take advantage of the ocean view and tropical climate. There is a separate dining area adjacent to the kitchen.

Villa Cempaka

This villa forms part of the Balinese compound shared with several other villas. This villa has its own private garden and swimming pool. Swimming beaches are just minutes away and there are many restaurants as well as clinic with an internationally trained doctor operating around the clock. The villa is located about 30 minutes away from the International Airport and just minutes away from Nusa Dua Galleria which is a shopping centre.

Prices from US $ 500.00

Villa Horizon

From the moment you walk into this sweet beachside bungalow, you will feel happy. Everything about this place – the colours, the flower arrangements, the artwork and the views ranging from Mount Agung in the north to Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Penida in the east and the vast Indian Ocean in the south.

Villa Sunset

The beautiful, three bedroom villas are located just near the water on the shore of the ocean lagoon. It is ten minutes away from the main street in a popular tourist area with many restaurants, shops, spas and five star hotels. In this villa, one would be able to enjoy the sunsets without having to leave your own swimming pool, hence the name Villa Sunset.

Villa Bougainvillea

This is the newly renovated and spacious villa which has its own 10 x 5 swimming pool and guests still enjoy the free use of the 23m lap pool. This villa is part of the other villas such as Villa Hibiscus, Villa Cempaka, Villa Anggerek and finally Villa Bougainvillea.

Price from US $ 600.00

Dynasty Estate

The Dynasty Estate is conveniently located within the elevated area of Nusa Dua. It is about 20 minutes away from the airport, 5 minutes to the beach and from the Worldwide Bali Nation Golf Course. There are a wide range of restaurants, shops and boutiques along the Nusa Dua main street.

Villa Cantik

This villa is a place of understated elegance in a quiet and secluded location which is just 50m from the protected water’s of Benoa Harbour in the south of Bali. One of an enclave of six villa known as Puri Tirta Villas, this stunning three bedroom villa is perfect for a family or group of friends looking for a private place to relax.

A Gazebo for sea gazing at Sanur beach
A Gazebo for sea gazing at Sanur beach | Source

Villas in Sanur

Sanur, which is located on the coasts of Bali was once a fishing village which has a sleepy charm where the cultural and religious duties of a Hindu are taken very seriously. This area attracts visitors who are quite content to enjoy the tropical warmth of the sun and the beach which is protected by a shallow reef. A well maintained boulevard stretches the entire length of Sanur village beachfront providing a perfect spot for a leisurely stroll while taking in the sights of the brightly coloured local fishing vessels that decorate the shoreline.

Prices from US $ 300.00

Villa Casis

This is a privately owned villa situated in the peaceful area of Sanur. This area of Sanur is well known for its quiet palm lined beaches and fine restaurants. Built on 800 sqm and only a mere 200 metre stroll to the beach, this villa offers a new level of luxury to its guests.

Prices from US $ 500.00

Villa Leha-Leha

This beautiful villa is surrounded by landscaped gardens which are planted with sweet scented flowering shrubs and tropical trees. The freeform, infinity edge swimming pool overhangs the river valley and is flanked by a stone pool deck. The villa is situated in a rural setting about 5 minutes away from Sindhu Beach.

Prices from US $ 800.00

Villa Taman Sorga

The main house is a two storey pavilion, roofed in alang-alang thatch. The main house comprises two double bed rooms and one single bedroom, a wrap around terrace on the second floor, an open air living room on the ground level, an office and a wine cellar. The architecture and antique furnishings showcase the old Bali style – eclectic, historic and romantic.

Prices from US $ 1000.00

Villa Batujimbar

This villa is located in the heart of Sanur, on the southeastern tip of Bali. This five suite beachfront estate is cocooned in the Batujimbar Estate, giving it a serene and magical atmosphere and at the same time surrounded by restaurants and local attractions nearby.

Shops along Jalan Legian - Jalan Raya Seminyak
Shops along Jalan Legian - Jalan Raya Seminyak | Source

Villas in Seminyak

Seminyak is the upmarket area of Bali. It has mostly luxury accommodation and fashionable high end restaurants and bar. Seminyak also has a laid back atmosphere when compared to Kuta. The beaches here are much quieter than at Kuta. Seminyak is also the high end spa and boutique shopping capital of Bali. However, ten years ago, this was a backwater village. It has to be noted that the streets has become congested as nowadays it is impossible to determine where Seminyak ends and the nearby villages of Petitenget, Umalas and Kerobokan starts. This has made the district very congested. Thus, the best option one would have is to rent a motorcycle or bicycle. In Seminyak, there is a list of road names with the popular names given first followed by the alternative names in brackets.

  1. Jalan Arjuna (Jalan Double Six, Jalan 66)
  2. Jalan Raya Seminyak (Jalan Raya Basangkasa)
  3. Jalan Dhyana Pura (Jalan Capluk Tanduk)
  4. Jalan Laksamana (Jalan Oberoi, Jalan Kayu Ara)
  5. Jalan Pantai Legian (Jalan Blue Ocean)
  6. Jalan Mertanadi (Jalan Penjara)

There are two beaches in Seminyak, these are the Seminyak Beach and Petitenget Beach. To the south of these beaches it is known as Legian Beach and further south it becomes known as Kuta Beach. The sunsets at the beaches are famous. Easy access to the beach is through Jalan Dhyana Pura and from the large public car park between Petitenget Temple and La Luciola restaurant.

Price less than US $ 300.00

Rumah Teratai

This is a delightful three bedroom retreat with its own distinct character. It marries rustic charm with small touches of European sophistication yet still manages to complement the relaxed pace of tropical living on the island of Bali. Hidden away from the hustle and bustle of mainstream tourism.

Villa D’Suite

This villa is centrally located in the hippest area of Bali – Oberoi. This villa is situated right next to the famed Oberoi hotel and Kudeta. Other well known restaurants and eateries such as Toscana, Rumours, Mykonos, hu’u and La Luciola are all conveniently located within walking distances from this villa.

Villa Gaia

This villa is located in the heart of Seminyak. It is also walking distance to the shopping and dining street of Seminyak. This villa is also about 5 minutes ride to the beach. This brand new villa was designed by Italian architects and it features contemporary architecture combined with luxurious interior makes this villa ideal for couples, friends and family.

Price from US $ 300.00

Villa Anggerek

This villa is a comfortable three air conditioned bedroom villa with a private massage room, situated in the most strategic and safest area of Seminyak. This villa is walking distance to restaurants, clubs, entertainment spots and the famous Bali Deli supermarket. It is also 10 minutes away from the beach.

Price from US $ 400.00

Angel’s Villa

This is a single storey, three bedroom villa complete with a 12 x 3 metre lap pool. This villa is secluded as it is hidden in the heart of Petitenget area on Bali’s southwestern coast. The villa comprises two buildings and a relaxation pavilion set within a compact walled garden planted with heliconias and palms.

Villa Bali Samuan

This villa is a distinguished 2, 3 or 5 bedroom combination villa located in the Seminyak Oberoi district. Villa Samuan is designed based on the “East meets West” concept. The pools have been designed as ponds. All wooden artworks in the living room together with Chinese antiques provide a modern feel and further enhances the concept of this villa.

Villa Kebun

This villa was designed to recreate the ambience of a traditional Balinese compound. Villa Kebun is a perfect introduction to a tropical lifestyle experience. The elegant three bedroom villa is strategically located in the central of Seminyak where guests can walk to the beach and take pleasure in nearby shopping and dining venues.

Price from US $ 500.00

Villa Jumah

Jumah is the Balinese term for “home”. This clearly explains exactly what Villa Jumah is all about. It can be described as a home away from home. It is just a few minutes walk from Bali’s beaches, dining, nightlife and shopping. Villa Jumah is a private family villa now available for short term holiday rental.

Price from US $ 600.00

Villa Chocolat

This villa is located in the heart of Seminyak in the Oberoi district. This villa offers refined architecture with one of the last view of the Seminyak rice fields. The rooms enjoy a view of the rice field as well as beautiful sunsets.

Villa De La Vie

This villa is situated just footsteps away from the Indian Ocean at Seminyak beach. This is a 4 bedroom villa which are designed for guests that want stylish, luxury and private accommodation with all the conveniences of a full service hotel.

Villa Dewata I

This is a perfect retreat for those who appreciate informality and total privacy but want to be only minutes away from restaurants and shops.

Prices from US $ 700.00

Villa Dewata II

This villa when combined with Villa Dewata I can accommodate up to 18 guests. This villa is a perfect retreat for those seeking privacy, yet close to restaurants and shops.

The Maharaj

This villa is located in the Oberoi area of Seminyak. It is a stylish addition to the various types of villas available in the Seminyak area. Its security is guaranteed with its high walls. On its grounds, the villas has a guesthouse, two storey main house and a private 12 metre swimming pool.

Price from US $ 800.00

Villa Hermosa

This villa is located in the quiet area of Seminyak. It is walking distance to shops and restaurants and 5 minutes drive to the beach and 20 minutes drive to the airport. This is a tropical villa comprising a two storey main building.

Villa Casa Mateo

This villa is located about 15 minutes from the airport. This private villa is just a few minutes away from Bali’s white sandy beaches, trendy nightlife, chic boutiques and popular restaurants.

Prices from US $ 900.00

Villa Jaja-Liluna

This 4 bedroom villa is one of a kind as it gives an ambience of one being in a peaceful oasis. This villa is about 25 minutes from the airport and is also conveniently located for all the main shops and tourist attractions that Seminyak has to offer.

Villa Kampung

This villa has been designed to capture the ambience of a Balinese family compound with separate dwellings spread across a spacious garden landscape. This villa offers a calming retreat and can accommodate up to 12 guests.

Price from US $ 1000.00

Villa Aqua

This ultra avant-garde, four bedroom villa is also known as “Aqua” is situated in the heart of the Oberoi area in Seminyak. It is just walking distance to Seminyak beach, great nightlife, good restaurants and boutiques.

Villa Batavia

This new villa was completed in 2008. The villa is comprised of three buildings linked by a covered pergola and a cloister style walkway with custom made colonial style glass lanterns. The first building comprises the guest wing, complete with the living and dining room. The second building houses the reception hall and cocktail lounge and the third building is the master wing. This villa has been designed to be as efficient and as environmentally friendly as possible. It has to be mentioned that the no chemicals are used in the swimming pool, it uses a salt water system that is soft on the earth and gentle on the skin.

Villa Elang

This villa is ideally positioned for those seeking the benefits of being walking distance to the best of Bali’s sunset beaches and restaurant. This villa is securely set within a high walled 15 acre private garden complete with two swimming pools.

The Tanah Lot Hindu temple
The Tanah Lot Hindu temple | Source

Villas in Tanah Lot

Tanah Lot is a rock formation which is also the home of a pilgrimage temple known as Pura Tanah Lot . Tanah Lot, when translated means “Land in the Sea”. Tanah Lot is located about 20 kilometers from Denpasar. The Tanah Lot temple sits on a large rock which has been shaped continuously over the years by the ocean tide. Tanah Lot is said to be the work of the 15th century priest Nirartha. It was said that during Nirartha travels along the south coast of Bali, he saw the rock island’s beautiful setting and rested there. He later spoke to some of the local fishermen there and told them to build a shrine as he felt the place to be a holy place to worship the Balinese sea gods. It is believed that at the base of the rocky island, there are poisonous sea snakes guarding the temple from evil spirits and intruders. It has to be mentioned that the area leading to Tanah Lot is very commercialized and people are required to pay to enter the area. To reach the temple, visitors must walk through carefully planned set of Balinese market selling various souvenirs. On the mainland’s cliff tops, there are restaurants which have been provided for tourists.

Price less than US $ 300.00

Villa Lembah Hijau

This 2 bedroom villa is surrounded by lush tropical gardens, reflective ponds and fountains. This villa is set along a river valley, with views deep into the rainforest, you will be experiencing Bali’s green lushness at this villa.

Prices from US $ 300.00

Villa Ocean & Golf

This villa is located along the magnificent southwest coast of Bali and is 45 minutes from the airport and 25 minutes from Kuta. This villa is set within a 100 hectare resort complex which includes the 18 hole par 72, Greg Norman designed golf course. This luxury villa offers breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, golf course and beautiful sunsets.

Villa Senja

This is a privately owned set within the 100 hectare Nirwana Bali Golf & Spa Resort. This villa is suitable for families or couples seeking beauty, tranquility and great service.

Villa Surya

This villa is a private luxury home situated in the 100 hectare Bali Nirwana Golf Resort. This villa comprises three air conditioned bedrooms. This villa allows its guests to relax amidst a Balinese setting with views of the Indian Ocean and the golf course.

Prices from US $ 400.00

Villa Bunda

This villa is also located within the Bali Nirwana Golf & Spa. Guests would enter the villa through the traditional Balinese gates where guests would find lush tropical gardens surrounded by fish ponds. This allows guests to experience peaceful ambience the moment they enter this villa.

Villa Nirwana

Imagine after a game of golf in one of Asia’s best golf course, sitting on the large veranda of this villa, sipping on a cold drink watching the sunset with large waves pounding the west coast of Bali. This villa also has spectacular views of the Indian Ocean.

Villa Sunset Golf

This villa is an absolute oceanfront villa with panoramic views of the Indian Ocean. It is located 45 minutes from the airport and 25 minutes to the shopping and restaurant district of Seminyak.

Prices from US $ 500.00

Villa Coco

This beachfront villa is nestled between the trees of a former colonial coconut plantation. The property consists of three traditional teak structures that are hand hewn houses altered to incorporate the conveniences and luxury expected in a villa.

Prices from US $ 900.00

The Lotus Residence

This residence is set on 6,000 sqm land surrounded by lush forests with the mountain atmosphere. This villa combines Balinese style with modern amenities which makes the villa to be one of the best in Bali. The Lotus Pavilion is a multipurpose spacious building uniquely designed to house the living room, dining room and audio room.

Prices from US $ 900.00

Villa Babar

To get to Villa Babar, guests would be able to enjoy a delightful journey through traditional villages via the country roads, wooded valleys, causeways across rivers and finally a simple track that winds through the swaying fields of rice. Upon arrival, your sense would be awakened by the purity, spirit and timelessness of an extraordinary landscape.

Villa Les Rizieres

This villa allows guests to enjoy a unique way to experience all of the island’s charms at your own pace. This six bedroom villa can accommodate up to 14 persons. This property sits on a 1.2 hectare land and the villa are for those seeking a classy living in Bali.

Rice Terraces in Ubud
Rice Terraces in Ubud | Source

Villas in Ubud

Ubud is a town located amongst paddy fields and steep ravines. This town is one of Bali’s major arts and cultural centers and due to that, it has developed a large tourism industry. According to the 8th century legend, a Javanese priest Rishi Markendya who meditated at the confluence of two rivers which is an auspicious site for Hindus at the Ubud locality of Campuan. It was said that it was here that he founded Gunung Lebah on the valley floor which remains a pilgrimage destination. Ubud was originally a source of medicinal herbs and plants. It is said that the Ubud was derived from the Balinese word Ubad (medicine). Ubud is now considered the cultural pulse of Bali. Ubud and its surrounding villages attract those are appreciate a slower pace of life and are drawn by its creative lifestyle which is made up of arts, craft, dance and music.

Prices from US $ 300.00

Villa Griya Aditi

Griya Aditi in Sanskit means “Abode of Light” and this is what you will find in this villa. Villa Griya Aditi is located in the village of Tengkulak Kelod overlooking a landscape of rice fields and forests. Guests would also find peace, calmness and total relaxation while only being a short drive away from amenities and the cultural and artistic experience of Ubud.

Villa Shamballa

This villa offers a spiritual and tranquil haven in an intimate and indulgent surrounding. This romantic hideaway is perched atop a ravine overlooking the mystic Wos River and is the ideal location which is secluded is suitable for couples or small groups.

Prices from US $ 400.00

Villa Amala

This villa is situated on the edge of a paddy field, overlooking Wos River. It sits between Sebali and Keliki village. It is about an hour’s drive from the airport and 15 minutes drive to Ubud.

Villa Awang Awang

The term Awang Awang means “floating in the space between heaven and earth. This is a perfect description of this villa as it is perched on a ravine with breathtaking views of Petanu river and the tropical forests.

Villa Dhyan

This villa has a stunning view of the Ayung River which flows below it. The villa’s tropical gardens makes this retreat perfect for a relaxed vacation.

Villa Griya Atma

Villa Griya Atma when translated from Sanskrit means “The Abode of the Soul” is located in the village of Tegkulak Kelod overlooking the rice fields and forest. In this villa, guests would be able to find peace, calmness and relaxation while at the same time, amenities are just a short drive away.

Villa Samaki

This is a three bedroom villa which overlooks the Campuan River. This villa is surrounded by endless stretches of greenery and tranquil environment. The villa is about an hour’s drive from the airport.

Villa Saraswati

This villa derives its name from the Hindu Goddess Saraswati who is the Goddess of Art, Dance, Music and Knowledge. This villa is perched on the river valley of Payogan. This villa has four bedrooms built in the traditional Balinese style which pleasantly blends into its natural surroundings.

Prices from US $ 500.00

Villa Alamanda

This villa is situated ten minutes east of Ubud and is approached through the traditional Balinese woodcarvers’ village of Tengkulak. This villa is perched on a ridge above the Petanu River with valley views. The graceful architecture of this villa is that it blends contemporary elegance with ethnic charm.

Villa Montana

This villa is thoughtfully designed with attention to detail. It was built, landscaped, decorated and furnished with the goal of satisfying well traveled visitors. It is suited for those who demand the fineries of a 5 star luxury hotel but at the same time desire the privacy and exclusivity of a villa.

Villa Sebali

This villa is just 15 minutes drive from the centre of Ubud. To get to the villa, one has to drive through villages, beautiful rice fields and forests as well as art galleries and antique shops.

Villa Uma Cagaan

This villa is located on the mountainous area of Ubud. This tranquil haven is situated on the riverside of Pedjang River. This villa offers a four bedroom retreat in a relaxing atmosphere, away from the hustle & bustle of city life.

Villa Vajra

This villa offers the ultimate in luxurious accommodation within a totally private and exclusive close-to-nature setting. The property and gardens are landscaped into the slopes of the steep valley and the approach is via a raised wooden walkway through undisturbed rice fields, gives no clue as to the remarkable design of the villa. This villa also has breathtaking views of the jungle and river gorge.

Prices from US $ 600.00

Villa Pantulan

This villa overlooks paddy fields and Mount Batukaru. This villa would enchant guests with its seclusion and tranquility.

Prices from US $ 800.00

Villa Kanti

This villa is located far from the hustle and bustle of daily Balinese life. This villa is located near Mas village which is known as the wood carver’s village. This villa is near Sukawati art market and Celuk village where guests can find items of gold and silver.

Prices from US $ 1000.00

Villa Bukit Naga

This villa is a luxurious, contemporary dwelling that marries majestically Balinese form and function. This villa is nestled amid two acres of brightly coloured flora, shady palms and frangipani trees. This villa consists of five buildings tailored to provide exceptional accommodations.

The Kecak Dance tells the story of Ramayana
The Kecak Dance tells the story of Ramayana | Source

Villas in Uluwatu

This is part of Bukit Peninsula which is at the southernmost point of Bali. The Bukit, as it is referred to, includes the famous cliff-hanging temple, a number of best beaches including Balangan as well as some top surfing spots on the islands. The two main towns in this area are Pecatu and Ungasan. The Uluwatu temple or as it is known as Pura Uluwatu is one of Bali’s nine key directional temple’s. It is believed that this temple existed a long back though no is sure when it’s construction began. However, the temple structure was significantly expanded by the Javanese sage, Empu Kuturan in the 11th century. Another sage from East Java, Dang Hyang Nirartha is credited for constructing the padmasana shrines and is believed to have attained moksha at this temple. The temple is inhabited by a large group of monkeys who are extremely adept at snatching visitor’s belongings including cameras, slingbags, handbags and sunglasses. If one of your belongings are snatched, the monkeys can be induced to exchange it for some fruit. Locals and temple priest would be happy to retrieve your belongings, for a tip.

Prices from US $ 300.00

Blue Rose Villa

This villa is orientated towards the sea on Bali’s southern peninsular. This villa encompasses clean lines highlighting the use of natural materials sourced from around the Indonesian archipelago which gives this villa a distinctive edge.

Villa Indah Manis

This 5 bedroom retreat can accommodate up to 16 guests. This villa is surrounded by forest and rural scenes, as well as commanding breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and the southernmost tip of the island all the way up to the west coast past Jimbaran, the airport, Kuta and Canggu as well as an inland to Bedugul.

Prices from US $ 400.00

Villa Capung

This villa is nestled on the Bukit and overlooks Jimbaran Bay. This villa encapsulates everything that Bali has to offer – amazing vistas, lush landscaping and tropical water features.

Casa Michael

This villa is located at the prime location of Pecatu. This villa extends over the picturesque Indian Ocean. This villa consists of three bedrooms featuring modern architecture and interior but pleasantly accented with traditional touch.

Prices from US $ 500.00

Villa Ali Agung

This villa is located in the south west of Bali in the hills overlooking Pecatu in the Bukit area. This villa enjoys a 270 degree panoramic views across to Kuta, Canggu, the peaks of central Bali including Mount Agung.

Villa Buddha Hill

This newly built villa is in a prime position on Bukit Peninsula. This villa has stunning views of the Indian Ocean to the south, and to the right is Bali’s volcanic mountains.

Prices from US $ 600.00

Villa Castaway

This villa is a modern 4 bedroom villa nestled on the breezy hillside on Bukit Peninsula which is just 30 minutes drive away from the airport.

Villa Karang

This villa consists of 4 bedrooms with attached bathrooms. It comes with quality materials and imported fittings throughout. This villa has magnificent ocean views when dining in the villa or when having a relaxing swim in the 12 meters infinity pool.

Prices from US $ 700.00

Moonlight Villa

This villa which is on the cliff side overlooks the ocean, the palatial mountains and lush valleys. White sandy beaches are within a short walking distance.

Prices from US $ 800.00

Royalty Villas

When you arrive in Bali, you would be greeted by your personal ambassador to embark on a royal experience. Passing through a Balinese village, you would then enter into the Royalty King and Queen Villas. This property has panoramic views of the Indian Ocean.

Prices from US $ 1000.00

Karang Kembar 3

Karang Kembar 3 is one of only 5 in the Karang Kembar Estate, an exclusive gated community within 30 minutes drive from the international airport. This villa is secluded, yet accessible. This villa offers luxurious private sanctuary but still within reach to many of Bali’s attractions, entertainment and dining options.

Khayangan Estate

This villa rests in blissful seclusion on 1.5 hectares of prime, cliff top land, 170 meters above the rolling surf of the Indian Ocean. The estate is located near the famous Uluwatu temple, and is immediately adjacent to the Bvlgari Hotel and Resort.

Suluban Cliff

This is a brand new contemporary villa offering complete luxury and seclusion in a breathtaking setting positioned for the panoramic ocean front view and rolling surfs on the south west coast of Bali, overlooking the stunning white sandy beaches of Suluban.

The Istana

The bedrooms in this villa have intricate and ornate headboards while keeping with the cleaner look of the new Istana along with boasting a revamped larger dressing and bathing are, external shower and internal pedestal bath. There are day beds for the ocean view rooms.

Villa Alam

This is an exclusive, exquisite and extraordinary 5 bedroom villa set on the cliffs of Bukit Peninsula, 85m above sea level. This villa has views of the Indian Ocean.

Villa Angin Laut

This villa is built on three levels and is set on 1300 sqm of lush gardens and offers spectacular views of the Indian Ocean.

Villa Bayuh Sabbha

The meaning of this villa is “House of Breezes”. This is an exclusive private estate, a 5 bedroom peaceful retreat comprising of nine separate buildings, with sleeping accommodation for up to 12 persons. This villa is situated 50 meters above sea level on the cliffs that overhand Bingin beach.

Villa Bulan Putih

This villa combines luxury getaway and the comforts of home in this seven bedroom modern Balinese high end private villa. This villa offers wide open spaces and it is situated on the cliffs of Bukit Peninsula.

Villa Cahaya

This villa derives its name from the Indonesian term meaning “glittering light”. This villa commands a regal position on a cliff top and overlooks the Indian Ocean. This villa is set on 3,000 sqm of land on a lush landscape of frangipanis, palm trees and bougainvilleas.


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      Paul Alukkas 

      23 months ago from Kerala

      Read your article about Bali Luxury villas. I have the luxury villa projects in my city and I want to adopt the technologies which is used in Bali to my city. is my villa project. Can you please suggest where I can improve ?

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      6 years ago from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

      Thanks carcro, kerlynnb and CondoLux Rentals,

      Bali is a must visit, even for a non-surfer like me. Been there twice and still want more. Glad this hub was useful to all. :)

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      CondoLux Rentals 

      6 years ago from North Myrtle Beach,South Carolina

      Very useful post! Being a surfer, I've wanted to travel to Bali for some time now. Kuta and Uluwatu are at the top of my list for now. The architecture seems so amazing, this post gets me really excited to travel to Indonesia.

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      8 years ago from Philippines, Southeast Asia, Earth ^_^

      Useful, beautiful, voted up!

      Bali is in my bucket list. Will definitely visit!

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      Paul Cronin 

      8 years ago from Winnipeg

      That's a lot of information, all I need to know about staying in Bali is right here. Thanks for sharing, really well done!

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      8 years ago from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

      Thanks vgvac...glad it was helpful :)

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      8 years ago

      great post.. helpful

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      8 years ago from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

      Thanks SUSANJK

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      8 years ago from Florida

      Love these phones.

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      8 years ago from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

      Thanks Tracy Lynn :)

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      Tracy Lynn Conway 

      8 years ago from Virginia, USA

      What a thorough hub with great photos! Well done.


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