The Best Villas to Stay at in Ubud, Bali
Bali has earned its title as one of the most visited destinations in the world. And for good reason. It is the perfect holiday destination that mixes the best of nature, culture, and relaxation.
Ubud, our favorite place in Bali, is the cultural heart of Bali. It is home to stunning greenery, friendly locals, trendy cafes, and meditative retreats. Ubud is the place that you need to visit when you need to unwind.
Ubud is also home to traditional Balinese culture. If you haven’t heard about it before, Balinese culture is made of a vibrant and diverse mix of religions and traditions that are centred around spreading goodness to receive goodness in return.
The intricate fabric of their culture culminates in Ubud, where you will have to opportunity to experience traditional ceremonies and landmarks such as the famed lotus pond at Saraswati Temple, Monkey Forest, and Goa Gajah Temple.
Plus, the natural beauty of Ubud means that you will have access to the Instagram famous, rice fields and waterfalls, like Tegenungan Waterfall.
With all of this culture and charm, you need to find accommodation that suits the amazing atmosphere of Ubud. And your only stop for accommodation should be Villa Finder Ubud.
Here are our picks of the Top 5 Villas in Bali:
For a true meditative experience in Ubud, we recommend the luxury Villa Vajra. Designed by the acclaimed architect Guy Morgan, this villa is perfectly equipped with its own yoga and meditation bale on the hillside. It is perfectly located in a peaceful area just 15 convenient minutes away from the city centre of Ubud. Not to mention, you will have access to swimming pools, a fully equipped fitness centre, and 6 amazing staff to care for your every whim. This villa will be perfect for those exclusive Instagram shots that say, “living the luxury life”.
Villa Candi Kecil Empat
For a large group, this is the best value villa in Ubud. Sprawled over meticulously manicured lawns with glistening pools, this luxury villa is the perfect option for your group or family getaway. The villa is designed to bring the outside in and its open plan living areas are perfect for relaxing. It is in a tranquil are, just 30 minutes from the city centre, but close to the must visit Goa Gajah Temple. For us avid Instagrammers, their open-air garden bathrooms, one of which features a stunning white bathtub, are perfect for the Gram.
Villa Omah Padi
For the traditional Balinese experience, this villa in Ubud is the heart of this sanctuary away from the commercialised side of Bali. The traditional Balinese architecture was designed by renowned architect Ketut Arthana. The interiors are tastefully decorated with Balinese art work to immerse you in the culture. Even though it is more traditional, it still has all of the modern creature comforts in a tranquil setting. The luxurious BBQ area overlooks the infinity pool complete with wading pool for the kids. And if you want to have a gourmet BBQ, there is an on-site chef who specialises in Asian and Western cuisine to fulfil any craving that you may have. This would be the perfect opportunity to take an action Boomerang of your chef cooking dinner for your Instagram story.
This is our pick of the top 5 villas in Ubud. Villa Lanka is the perfect family style villa. Just outside the center of Ubud, this private home is perfectly located for families that want a secluded sanctuary to retreat to after a busy day sightseeing. With a private pool and manicured garden, everyone in the family will have something to do. The modern Balinese influences are reflected in the furnishings and artwork in the villa. The living room, featured in the picture above, is perfect for a family picture for Instagram.
Another great villa in Ubud to keep the kids entertained is the Villa Splendid. For the luxe family trip, you need to book this villa. With a swimming pool and endless entertainment options like basketball, badminton, and a media room, this villa has it all. Plus, the kid’s room is designed with cool canopy bunk beds that kids will love. If you ever need to leave your luxurious lodgings, then Ubud is a leisurely 15-minute walk away. This villa has an amazing soulful vibe to it so Instagrammers will enjoy capturing the perfect shots on the canopy beds like modern day Balinese royalty.
Why book with Villa Finder?
Villa Finder Villa Finder . was founded in 2012 and now has a portfolio of over 1000 stunning villas in Bali, Phuket, Samui, Sri Lanka and Mauritius.
Every villa is individually inspected before being listed, meaning that you can be confident that the standard of your villa and the level of service is always upheld.
Our favourite part of the company is the customer journey process. Villa Finder’s personalised consultation means that a dedicated team of Travel Consultants calls you after you have requested a villa through their easy online website.
This dedicated consultant will tailor any of your requests to your stay, ensuring that all your needs are met. This even includes consideration of factors like pool fences car seats for guests travelling with kids.
After that, the dedicated Travel Consultant will find the villas that best fit all of your requirements.
After the booking is made, your dedicated concierge team will make arrangements for your stay. So, instead of spending time planning that special dinner, in-villa massage, or cultural day tour, your concierge will have already planned it for you. You just have to wake up on time!
You pay directly to the providers for their arrangements, so no additional charges are paid to the concierge.
Villa Finder believes in social travel and the benefits of giving back to the environment. So, for every booking, Villa Finder are planting a tree in Sumatra, Indonesia. So, travellers can contribute to the environment while staying with us.