House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 12
"Saraswati Villa" guest house" is located in the heart of palm trees and rice fields. You can enjoy the peaceful Balinese spirit and the beauty of its environment. This 3500 sqf (350 m2) villa is situated in an authentic Balinese village so you can enjoy the daily life and the legendary spontaneous kindness and smiles of its inhabitants.
The respect we owe to the people and their culture is, in our view, essential.
The two level villa is composed of one balinese living room per level, each equipped with TV + DVD player, a dining room for 8 guests plus two additional tables for 4 to 6 guests, a fully equipped staff kitchen and a laundry room.
- Bedroom 1 with queen size bed, balinese marble shower, single washbasin, toilet, overlooking a little garden.
- Bedroom 2, a large en-suite room with king size bed, a balcony overlooking stunny views on the rice fields, with additional canopy bed, TV lounge and dressing room; large balinese marble shower room, double washbasin and toilet: ideal for "honeymoon".
- Bedroom 3 with queen size bed and a sofa bed (fit a child/teenager), balinese shower room, single washbasin and toilet, overlooking garden, swimming pool and rice fields.
- Bedroom 4 with queen size bed and a sofa bed gigogne, for family (2 adults + 2 kids), balinese shower room, single washbasin and toilet, garden view.
Each room is decorated and fully furnished in a different modern Balinese design (signed by Pondok Padi Design).
All bedrooms are air conditioned. Secured access to the swimming pool.
Would you prefer to book only one, two or three bedrooms and don't mind to share the villa with other guests, please contact us.
|Size||Sleeps up to 12, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Pantai Purnama at 9 km|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Ngurah Rai Airport 40 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Telephone, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 16, Lounge seats for 14|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Private fishing lake or river|
The Bali/Lesser Sunda Islands region
Bali is a province in the country of Indonesia. The island is located in the western most end of the Lesser Sunda Islands, lying between Java to the west and Lombok to the east. It is one of the country's 33 provinces with the provincial capital at Denpasar towards the south of the island. Plains and mountainous areas make up Bali that also features volcanoes, terraced hilltops used for growing rice, caves and tropical rain forests.
You can also visit Hindu temples throughout the island. In western Bali, the Tanah Lot Temple sits on a rock formation overlooking the sea. The Besakih Temple, a Hindu temple that has been around for more than a thousand years, sits on Mount Agung (9,888 feet/3,014 m) in Besakih, a village in the eastern part of Bali. Bali's art museums offer local artwork and artifacts. The Neka Art Museum, in the Kedewatan Village in Ubud, features paintings from Balinese and Indonesian artists.
Along with viewing it’s natural attractions, visitors can go surfing and swimming or take a boat tour off the island’s white sand beaches or on the rapidly-flowing rivers.
On top of that, Bali is a major cultural center in Indonesia, featuring a thriving art community that includes weavers, dancers, painters, stone and woodcarvers.
"Villa Saraswati" is the ideal place to base yourself in Bali if you are looking for culture, comfort, nature and inspiration; ideally located in a safe and secure place, close to Ubud, a town in central Bali. Surrounded by rice fields, Ubud also known as the ‘Heartland of Bali’ is a popular tourist attraction and the arts and cultural centre of Bali.
Ubud has a mild and favourable climate throughout the year. The dry season from May to September is warm and pleasant, while the rainy season between October and April is characterised by tropical showers.
During the tenth and the twelfth centuries, Shivaite holy men established hermitages and monasteries near Ubud. Many of the dances, music and superstitions originated during this period.
The surrounding area offers many opportunities to immerse yourself in Balinese culture where traditional ceremonies in the temples are held regularly in the local villages. Activities nearby: half and full day walking/trekking through rice terraces, farms and balinese temples, mountain biking along quiet rural roads and stunning valleys views, rafting, surfing, fishing, snorkeling, volcano climbing, horseback riding on the beach, crafts, etc.