Explore Balinese culture and heritage sites from Ubud villas

Ubud is the heart and soul of Balinese culture. Here you can explore Hindu temples and traditional dances, art galleries, ancient shrines and breathtaking wildlife. There’s no better way to experience all that Bali has to offer than from a comfortable and upscale Ubud villa with all the accommodations you want, from private pools to outdoor dining, in addition to breathtaking forest and garden views. From accommodations for 1 or 2 people to those that can handle 10 or more, you’ll find the perfect option for your holiday here.

A villa in Ubud offers an unforgettable holiday

The city of Ubud offers the opportunity to visit historic 11th-century shrines and sacred sites dating to 300 BC as well as modern cultural sites and happenings. Ubud is a spiritual paradise on earth, as well as a centre of art and history with dozens of museums, temples, galleries and shrines. A villa in Ubud puts you right in the middle of all this while allowing you to relax in a private accommodation that may include a private pool, cable TV, internet and tropical gardens.

Relax in a private villa in Ubud

Couples on holiday for a honeymoon or just a romantic escape from life may like a unique open concept villa with a pool and a view over the iconic rice fields of Bali. It’s just a short walk from cafes, yoga studios, shopping, spas and the Ubud town centre that has boutique shops and dining where you can try the local delicacies and cuisine. There’s even a charming outdoor shower where you can enjoy natural surroundings under the cascading water. It’s also great for those looking for a longer stay, as long-term renters are welcome, and internet and TV access provide for modern connectivity and accommodation.

Enjoy refined accommodation in a luxury villa in Ubud

For those who want a full luxury experience, you may want a posh 3-bedroom estate with the main building and guest house that puts you within walking distance to the town centre. Its 3 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms can accommodate up to 10 people, so it’s ideal for a single family or larger groups of people. It’s situated on a massive lot at the bend of a river and is surrounded by tall palms and offers a lighted traditional temple in the northeastern corner where you can soothe your spiritual side. You’re sure to love the marble, granite and natural stone construction with hand-carved accents.

Ubud villas put you near breathtaking local attractions

Ubud villas not only offer you the best in comfort and conveniences like fully-stocked kitchens and clear swimming pools, but they place you within easy reach of some of the most unique and fascinating cultural attractions in the area. From your comfortable villa, you’ll be able to visit places like the Ubud Monkey Forest, do some shopping at the Ubud Market or gaze at the wonders of the Ubud Royal Palace. It’s an ideal educational and unforgettable holiday journey for you and your family.

Villas near the Ubud Monkey Forest

The Ubud Monkey Forest is among the major attractions in the region and is a nature sanctuary which preserves the natural habitat of the Balinese long-tailed monkey. It’s a heavily forested sanctuary with walking trails that also hosts 3 breathtaking and intricate traditional Hindu temples. Couples on a romantic holiday will love a private single-bedroom garden villa above the rice terraces just minutes from this sanctuary, featuring 2 storeys with a private balcony and newly renovated spaces overlooking the vast green fields and canals.

Getting to the Ubud Market from your luxury villa

Another must-visit attraction in the area, the Ubud Market, also called the Ubud Art Market and locally called "Pasar Seni Ubud", is open daily and here you’ll find handcrafted works from many local artisans. From silk scarves to handmade woven bags and statues to kits and wall art, it’s all here and was made famous by the movie Eat Pray Love. A 2-bedroom villa that sleeps 4 and features a garden courtyard with a limestone waterfall-fed pool is a great family option to see this local landmark.

Luxury villas just minutes from the Ubud Royal Palace

The cultural centrepiece of Ubud, the Royal Palace is located just across the way from the Ubud Market. Originally built in the early 19th century, this historic landmark is an icon of stunning traditional architecture. It’s also the home of many cultural dances and festivals, and a portion is open to the public. Tour groups or multi-family groups on holiday will love a 4-bedroom villa that sleeps 10 and includes a huge pool with water as blue as the ocean, plus a fully equipped kitchen for those who like to self-cater.