You’ve chosen Bali as the next spot on your travel wish list, but now you need to know where to stay: a private villa or hotel? Whatever your preference, there’s guaranteed to be something amongst our top picks that will suit you perfectly.
Tucked away on a quiet country road, minutes from the popular area of Canggu, the Canggu Design Villa is a spacious, open-plan property flaunting multiple pools, a sizeable lawn, entertainment areas, and six en-suite bedrooms.
Within easy reach of the clubs and eateries of Berawa, this sophisticated villa sits in amongst the rice paddies. There are five bedrooms for up to ten guests plus a gym, cinema room and pool with swim-up bar.
Located in Uluwatu, an area of Bali’s southern Bukit peninsula, these five-star luxury villas sit atop the region’s iconic limestone cliffs, treating visitors to iconic views and world-class sunsets. The villas, available in one to three bedrooms, boast minimalist interiors and all come with their own private pool and cabanas.
Book a stay with Total Management Travel and receive full breakfast for two daily, a welcome package, $100 USD equivalent resort credit to purchase Alila Journeys, complimentary Wi-Fi and early check-in/late check-out.
This stylish boutique hotel is situated in the vibrant and bustling area of Seminyak. A proud member of Design Hotels™, the 27 private villas frame the resort’s reception area, outdoor pool, verandah and library space, connected via pathways that meander through tropical gardens. Located within easy reach of world-class eateries and spas, if you’d prefer to avoid the chaos of the streets stay in and indulge in tradition-based treatments or delectable dishes from the comfort of Elysian’s own wellness hub and Rush Bamboo Restaurant.
Head to Jimbaran Bay on Bali’s southwestern coast (approximately 30 minutes from Ngurah Rai International Airport) and stay at the iconic clifftop resort, Ayana Resort & Spa. In addition to the elegant rooms and suites, 12 swimming pools and 19 eateries, there’s the famous Rock Bar that’s become a regular fixture on best hotel bars lists. Suspended above the Indian Ocean, head here for cocktails and dazzling sunsets.
Blending pared-back, Japanese aesthetics with Balinese influences, this chic retreat sits hidden amongst the rainforests of Ubud. Reminiscent of a traditional village, Hoshinoya Bali comprises thatched-roof villas, a restaurant, canal-like swimming pools, spa rooms and hanging open-air gazebos surrounded by verdant rainforest.