Vacation; a time specially reserved for sun-tanning, stuffing yourself with good food, and lounging by the pool. Rarely is there anything that can ever make those three activities better, but when you’re in Ubud, Indonesia, there is! Ubud, Indonesia is famous for its incredible landscapes and rainforests and is home to multiple rice paddies, Hindu temples and shrines. Consequently, everywhere you turn in Ubud, the view is breath-taking, so you want to be able to spend all the time you have gazing at the incredible mountains and jungles of the town. That’s why, when you lounge by the pool in Bali, you’ll want to take it up a notch and lounge by one of the many gorgeous infinity pools located in Ubud! Not only will you be able to swim and sunbathe as normal vacations require, but when you hang out in an infinity pool you get to do all that while looking out over the beautiful landscape of Ubud! So what are you waiting for? Check out these 10 hotels that all have incredible infinity pools, just waiting for you to swim in!
If you’re looking to spend your vacation somewhere serene, calm, and surrounded by nature then look no further. Not only is the view from the outdoor infinity pool absolutely stunning, but you also get to live in luxury in the air-conditioned villas! They come with a mini-bar, a satellite TV, a fridge, tea/coffee making amenities and more. Plus, the Pita Maha Resort & Spa offers a free shuttle service into downtown Ubud, so you can cruise into town when you’re feeling like exploring, or you can simply walk since it’s just 20 minutes away.
One of Booking.com’s top picks for a reason, the Kupu Barong Villas and Spa is a magical place to escape to when you’re looking for a tropical vacation. Just hang out in this luxurious hotel, take a dip in one of the private infinity pools, or go enjoy some of the local and Indian food at the Kupu Barong Villa and Spa’s restaurant, all the while enjoying incredible views of the Ayung River! Or, if you want to get out and about for a bit, visit the Ubud Market or Ubud Palace nearby! You’re in such a great location, you can go out to visit the Palace and still be back in time for the free daily afternoon tea!
One of the most affordable options on this list, the Lokha Ubud is nevertheless another incredible option for someone who wants to have an amazing vacation. This hotel is in a wonderful location, just a 10-minute drive from Elephant Safari Park. There’s also a free shuttle which will take you to the city area of Ubud and bring you back in time for afternoon tea! Or, if you want to stay nearby, check out the village walk, or fruit carving! Then, when you’re done, retire to the gorgeous infinity pool and your spacious, comfy room. Rooms include a flat-screen cable TV, a refrigerated mini-bar and a lavish bathtub for those mornings when you want to sit back with some bubbles and a good book.
Whether you’re eating a breakfast overlooking the pool, or taking a peaceful five-minute walk to the Ubud Monkey Forest, you’re sure to love the time you spend at the Plataran Ubud Hotel & Resort. Splash around in either of the two Instagram worthy outdoor infinity swimming pools. Enjoy an in-house soothing massage, or head over to the on-site fitness center and take any of their free classes! Try yoga, a dance class, or a morning village temple walk and then head over to the Ubud Palace (only a 10-minute walk).
With the greenery of the jungle and forest cascading down the mountain walls, and the sun filtering through the tree leaves as you float in this infinity pool, you’re sure to get lost in the wonder of Ubud, Indonesia. In fact, just try to not get mesmerized by this view, we dare you! Plus, the price for this hotel can’t be beaten, from only 86 USD a night, its one of the most affordable options on this list, while still being close to crowd favorites like the Ubud Monkey Forest!
Another insane lookout point, the Chapung SeBali Resort and Spa spoil its customers with incredible views and luxurious pools and spas from which to appreciate them. Home to the famous Jungle Fish pool bar and an incredible infinity pool overlooking the valley, this hotel is the perfect place to hole yourself up in for a couple of refreshing weeks. Enjoy yoga classes, rice field trekking, and even horse-back riding!
For an even greater getaway within the beautiful Ubud, run away to the Amori Villa and get a massage, soak up the sun, and swim in the gorgeous infinity pool, all while enjoying the services of your own personal butler! It doesn’t get much more luxurious than that. Also, the city center and the Ubud Monkey forest are quite nearby, so there’s plenty to do!
The Pertiwi Bisma is also home to a host of luxury activities and beautiful landscaped pools. However, the spacious rooms here are sure to make you feel like an Indonesian royalty. Plus, this convenient location is just a five-minute drive from the famous Ubud Monkey Forest and has a stunning infinity pool that looks out over the edge of a beautiful rainforest.
This peaceful retreat is great for those who want incredible panoramic views of the nearby rice fields. Its gorgeous baths are also great for unwinding with a glass of wine before dinner, and maybe if you want to explore, you can take the five-minute drive from the hotel into lively Ubud Center, which is full of great international restaurants! If you’re not in the mood for food, drive over to the Elephant Safari park for a day of sightseeing.
Like most of the other options on this list, the Kamandalu Ubud is a stunning hotel with breathtaking views. Plus this infinity pool is aligned with the greenery of the forest, perfect for the Instagram photo we all know and secretly want. Seclude yourself in your room or venture out into the incredible wilderness surrounding the hotel, either way, you’re sure to have an amazing time.
The vacation of a lifetime
So what are you waiting for? There’s absolutely no way you can go wrong with these incredible options, so get packing and get ready for the vacation of a lifetime!
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