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  • 10 Best Hotels in Ubud

    Best Places to Stay in Ubud

    Ubud hotels consist of a selection of the most relaxing retreats in Bali, thanks to its cool upland location with scenic mountain vistas and flowing green valleys as added bonuses, and being in the artistic and cultural heart of the island. They also come in a rich variety, from luxury villas with outdoor dip pools, resort grounds that were designed to mimic terraced rice fields, and those that promote wellbeing through their winning spa facilities.

    To help you decide on where to stay for your upcoming holiday in this favourite mountain destination, here we present you with a selection of the top 10 hotels in Ubud, each property offering their special touches and different set of facilities and services that promise a memorable experience away from home.

  • Furama Villas & Spa Ubud is a five-star villa resort in the village of Mambal, an hours transfer from the Ngurah Rai International Airport in south Bali and a 20-minute drive south of the Ubud main hub. The property offers a relaxing retreat through its collection of modern and stylish Deluxe and Royal Pool Villas that are designed using traditional Balinese features such as thatched roofs and open-beam ceilings and offers 265sqm and 430sqm of living compound space respectively, with the latter comprising two separate villas, private tropical gardens featuring a relaxing outdoor gazebo, and a large swimming pool with deck chairs.

    Padi Restaurant serves pan-Asian cuisine, comprising two airy levels overlooking the surrounding rice fields, the resort grounds and main pool. Spa Furama is a dedicated facility that benefits from its semi open-air setting, helping guests to relax with the sounds of nature and fresh gentle breezes. The spa features treatment spaces on two floors and present a wide range of packages such as Spa Furamas Journey of Asia that includes a signature four-handed treatment combining five different massage techniques, namely Japanese shiatsu, Hawaiian Lomi Lomi, Swedish, Thai and Balinese massages, delivered by two therapists working in sync. A range of fun and exhilarating tours are available for couples and families, as well as cycling tours and Balinese dance and cooking classes. Read More...

    FuramaXclusive Villas & Spa Ubud is a five-star villa resort in the village of Mambal, 10km south of the Ubud main hub, 45 minutes from the provincial capital of Denpasar and within an hours transfer from the Ngurah Rai International Airport in Tuban. Among the regions attractions are The Bali Bird Park and Bali Zoo, both in the region of Singapadu, an approximate half-hour drive from the resort.

    FuramaXclusive Villas & Spa Ubud comprises 18 modern and stylish villas uniquely set over a large 70-metre natural spring water lagoon pool. There are two categories to choose from. The 165sqm Lagoon Pool Villas enables guests to enjoy a private sunbathing area within an outdoor dip pool at a rear patio before stepping down to enjoy the lagoon. Four Spa Lagoon Pool Villas each feature duplex configurations with 200sqm of space and come with personal outdoor whirlpool bathtub. Dining choices include Padi Restaurant, offering panoramic paddy views that surround the resort. The Lagoon Pool Bar and Suling Bar & Bistro serve refreshing drinks and light snacks. Spa Furama is a dedicated facility that benefits from its semi open-air setting, helping guests to relax with the sounds of nature and fresh gentle breezes. Read More...

    Kamandalu all-villa resort is surrounded by lush paddies with a river meandering through its terraced landscape. It is located halfway between Ubud’s main hub and the famous arts and crafts village route of Tegallalang, lined with boutique stores, a prominent art market and various cultural attractions. From the lobby you can see the striking chalets atop the hotels own paddy terraces. Petulu Restaurant serves international delights under a multi-tiered exposed beam ceiling and a free-form pool with a sunken bar is the resorts centrepiece. The collections of one-, two- and three-bedroom villas arranged in villages are accessible along small lanes on the valley sides of the resort.

    Each villa is unique and offers its own set of special features; most built with natural stone, quality wood and using locally sourced materials, such as the spear grass used in its thatched roofs, and intricately carved doors and ornaments. The propertys layout is built to resemble a quaint traditional Balinese village; well-manicured gardens and the entrance gates of each compound border the winding pathways at each wing. There are 56 villas in five different categories that are ideal getaways for honeymooners and couples. Most villas have their own private outdoor bale bengong or four-poster lazy pavilions overlooking the villas private pools – a great place to relax with your loved one and an alternative to your villa bedroom. Read More...

    Komaneka at Bisma Ubud offers a five-star stay on Ubud’s Jalan Bisma, halfway between the famous Sacred Monkey Forest of Padangtegal to its south and the main road of Jalan Raya Ubud to its north, where most of the town’s highlighted landmarks are found, the likes of the Puri Saren Royal Palace and the Ubud Art Market. The resort occupies a scenic hillside overlooking the legendary Campuhan River valley and the stretch of green paddies, and is within easy walking distance from Ubud’s centre, while reachable within a 90-minute transfer from the Ngurah Rai International Airport in Tuban on the island’s south.

    Komaneka at Bisma Ubud features a collection of elegant suites, pool villas and guestrooms featuring a blend of modern and traditional Balinese architecture. Generously sized Family Pool Villas offer 128sqm of space overlooking leafy coconut groves and come with air conditioning, IDD telephone, wireless internet connectivity, wide screen LCD TV with DVD player and Apple TV, and a kitchenette and pantry come as standard. The elegant villas each feature long private pools that seamlessly blend with the natural surroundings. The resort also features a kids club, an Indonesian fine dining restaurant, and a spa villa where you can enjoy a range of soothing treatments. Read More...

    Komaneka at Tanggayuda Ubud is a small 5 star resort in Ubud with a great scenic valley location, overlooking the Oos River that runs through the quiet upland village of Kedewatan, a 15-minute drive from the Ubud main hub, and an approximate two-hour transfer from the Ngurah Rai Internatoinal Airport in Tuban. While its location is rather secluded, getting to the highlights of this cool upland area is easy - main streets lead you straight to the royal palaces, museums and art galleries, ancient temples, cultural performances, artists villages, restaurants and boutique shops, mainly along Jalan Raya Ubud, Tegallalang and Jalan Monkey Forest, which is a 20-minute ride away. For adventurous guests, Kedewatan itself is one of the main starting points for the rafting rides down Ayung River.

    Komaneka at Tanggayuda Ubud comprises a collection of suites and private pool villas that are ideal for couples and honeymooners. The rooms feature bathrooms with finely sculpted lava stones, and the resorts restaurant is built from an old traditional house. Suites are air-conditioned and provide garden views, and feature mini-bar and coffee and tea-making facilities, wide screen LCD TVs with HDMI, Apple TV and DVD player, IDD phone, alarm clock, in-room digital safe deposit box, and bathroom with sunken marble bathtub. The Courtyard Pool Villa features similar amenities and a deep plunge pool, a private veranda and outside open-air pavilion. The most lavish are the Premiere Valley Pool Villas, offering the most spectacular views of the river valley, and featuring an eight-meter private pool. Read More...

    Nandini Bali Jungle Resort & Spa offers four-star luxury guestrooms in the upland region of Payangan, a 25-minute trip north of the main Ubud hub. One of the starting points for the popular rafting tours along the Ayung River, one of Balis major streams, is five minutes from the resort, and the traditional Payangan village market is within a 10-minute drive. Nandini is a one-and-a-half-hour transfer from the Ngurah Rai International Airport in Tuban, South Bali. Discovering more of Ubud from the resort is made easy through the free shuttle services provided.

    Nandini Bali Jungle Resort & Spa comprises 18 villas designed with traditional touches in mind, with rustic thatched roofs and open beam ceilings that give it an exotic feel that also blends well with its natural surroundings. The rooms feature individually controlled air conditioning, LCD TV and DVD player, IDD telephone, mini-bar and coffee and tea-making facilities, safe deposit box, private balcony and bathroom with separate bathtub and shower. The resort features a hillside swimming pool, an outdoor Jacuzzi, and winding paths down to a jungle river. Wild Ginger Restaurant offers local, international and Indonesian dishes while the open-air Warung Teh Lounge serves great selections of local and Oriental teas. Read More...

    Pertiwi Resort & Spa offers Bali holidaymakers a cosy three-star boutique resort experience in the island’s cultural heartland. The hotel is located on Ubud’s famous Jalan Monkey Forest, also referred to as Jalan Wenara Wana, and is located within only 10 minutes’ walking distance from the landmark Sacred Monkey Forest of the Padangtegal village community. Ubud’s art, boutique and street shopping scene just south of the Ubud main hub is also accessible within a few steps from the resort. From the island’s main southern area, the hotel can be reached within a 90-minute transfer from the Ngurah Rai International Airport in Tuban and the provincial capital of Denpasar.

    Pertiwi Resort & Spa features a collection of cosy guestrooms and elegant Balinese styled villas that are fully furnished and offer a range of features and amenities such as a private balcony or terrace, individually-controlled air conditioning, tea and coffee-making facilities, mini-bar, television with satellite channel selections and Wi-Fi internet connectivity. The villas feature tropical Balinese touches with cool and natural thatched roofs, open beam bamboo ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows. Villa guests can also indulge in the ultimate privacy of their garden terraces and Balinese gazebo, which can also be set up for tailored romantic candlelit dinners. Read More...

    Santi Mandala Villa and Spa is a four-star mountain villa resort located in Batuan, an area known for its community of highly skilled artisans in the arts and culture-rich region of Sukawati, an approximate 45 minutes drive from the Ngurah Rai International Airport in South Bali and 25 minutes from Ubud. The resorts site comprises a quiet and secluded riverbank overlooking the Tanaraga Giri River, which makes it an ideal retreat for those looking for a cool and relaxing setting. Nearby attractions within the Gianyar regency include the Bali Zoo, the Bali Bird Park, and several ancient village temples, all located within 15 minutes drive from the resort.

    Santi Mandala Villa and Spa offers a collection of Garden and Luxury Pool Villas, all featuring a private balcony, private bathroom, TV with satellite channels, air conditioning, mini-bar, coffee and tea-making facilities, safe deposit box and IDD telephone, and are located around a hillside surrounded by rice fields and flowing streams. Boga Mandala Restaurant offers open-air dining overlooking tropical gardens and pool, serving local and Western specialities. Dirga Sauca Spa is a dedicated facility located in a unique hillside with natural waterfalls and breezy mountain air to accompany its range of soothing treatments. Read More...

    Saren Indah Hotel offers those looking for a budget stay in the islands heartland. The two-star hotel is located on Jalan Nyuh Kuning in Ubud, within an hours transfer from the Ngurah Rai International Airport on the islands south, while the main hub of Ubud with its royal palaces, ancient temples, and rows of art galleries and museums are 10 minutes drive from the hotel. The quiet and serene village of Nyuh Kuning itself is only 200m south of the famous Ubud Monkey Forest Sanctuary in the neighbouring Padangtegal region.

    Saren Indah Hotel comprises a set of seven Superior Rooms and eight Deluxe Rooms featuring safe deposit boxes, IDD telephone, private balcony, elegant en suite bathrooms with bathtub, hot and cold water, tea and coffee-making facilities, mosquito nets and spacious terraces. The hotel features free Wi-Fi connectivity, a swimming pool, a poolside restaurant serving local and international cuisine and complimentary shuttle services around the Ubud region. Read More...

    The Samaya Ubud offers five-star accommodation through its gorgeous resort property, located within the local community of Banjar Baung in Sayan village, several minutes west from the Ubud main hub. The cool upland setting offers guests scenic views overlooking the regions rice fields and the Ayung River Valleys hillsides. The resort is an approximate two-hour drive from the Ngurah Rai International Airport in Tuban, South Bali, while Ubud and its close environs where most of the main regional highlights are found, from ancient temples and royal palaces to great restaurants and boutique shops, are within 15-minutes from the Sayan.

    The Samaya Ubud offers a collection of modern private villas built into tropical surroundings that each feature a private pool, a bedroom with king size beds, a spacious bathroom and luxury amenities. The Hill View, Hill Side and Ayung Villas are spacious, and share splendid views overlooking the Ayung valley, making them ideal tropical retreats for intimacy and relaxation. Swept-Away restaurant offers unique Balinese dining experiences showcasing the rich flavours of local cuisine together with great views. Guests seeking further pampering and rejuvenation will enjoy a wide range of day spa packages and wellness treatments at its dedicated spa above the legendary Ayung River. Read More...

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