Nestled among Bali's famous rice terraces, Bali Lush is a unique B&B that combines traditional Indonesian architecture with modern comforts. It's a chance to observe and participate in traditional Balinese village life, commune with nature, or relax.
You will be staying in a Gladak; an antique teak cabin imported from the Indonesian island of Java. These adorable cabins have long histories and unique personalities and can be arranged in a king or twin configuration. Please let us know prior to your arrival what configuration you prefer. If necessary, a portable cot is also available upon request. The beds are fitted with luxurious 400 thread-count white sateen cotton sheets, a handmade patchwork Guatemalan quilt, and two pillows per person. A courtesy gift basket of handmade shower and bath products is provided.
Your room comes with an air conditioner, a flat screen television, a DVD player and a wide selection of discs. A small library of interesting books is also available.
You have access to the following:
-Heart-shaped swimming pool
-Bale (large antique thatched-roofed daybed). If you prefer to sleep in the Bale instead of the Gladak, we can set up a mosquito net and prepare the bedding upon request.
-Fruit orchard. We invite you to pick and eat fruit direct from the property's trees. Adi will be happy to retrieve and prepare a refreshing coconut for you to enjoy.
-Vegetable garden. We grow a variety of heirloom vegetables using permaculture techniques.
-Assorted farm animals
-Heritage rice paddy
-Coconut and papaya grove
-Private Hindu family shrine
The village of Manikyang is one of the friendliest villages in Bali. The villagers treat us like family and will welcome you as honoured guests. They are very proud of their village and will often invite you into their homes for a chat.
-Airport pick-up and drop-off. Not included but can be arranged for an additional fee upon request.
-Discounts: For a stay of 7 nights or more, get 1 night free for every 7 nights, and free airport pick-up and drop-off
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Please contact the owner|
|Luxuries||DVD player, Staffed property|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Telephone, Safe|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Furniture||King Beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
Manikyang means "Beautiful Goddess shining" and is symbolized by a beautiful woman looking at her reflection. The village is blessed with fertile agricultural lands and is the site of the Pura Luhur Aseman temple.
Manikyang village is located in the district of Selemadeg; approximately 23 kilometers from the center of Tabanan city. It is approximately 226.75 hectares, is 400 meters above sea level, has a temperature ranging from 25°c to 30°c, and is bounded by four villages: Wanagiri (north), Megati (east), Selemadeg (south) and Pupuansawah (west). The village was established on February 12, 2007 and had a population of 1,040 (498 males / 542 females) as of 2010. The census also reported 318 heads of families and Hindu as the majority religion.
With an average rainfall of 3000mm per year, the village has developed a large agricultural focus. It produces plantation crops like cocoa, coconut, coffee, clove and rice. The community has also formed fish farming and livestock groups. Irrigated rice fields represent approximately 46 hectares while farmland and forest covers another 70 and 50 hectares, respectively.