Immerse yourself in the quiet village life of Ubud, with its sprawling terraced rice fields and gorgeous historic temples. Be enriched by the vibrant arts scene and rich history of Ubud when you visit museums and galleries, or be one with nature while taking a walk through rice terraces or the famed sacred monkey forest sanctuary. Stay among the gorgeous sights of Ubud with these Airbnb accommodations:
Set in the tranquility of emerald green rice fields, Sradha Villa is a cosy Balinese-style villa with a small private pool and tropical garden humming with dragonflies, frogs and several species of birds. You’ll love being surrounded by stunning lush greenery. Located 5 minutes away from the center of Ubud by scooter, Sradha Villa is 300 metres (984 feet) from the main road and is surrounded by numerous cafes and restaurants. Moreover, your excellent and helpful host will ensure your stay is as delightful as possible.
Sradha VillaUbud, Bali, Indonesia
With its spacious wooden interior and comfortable plush surroundings, The Studio is a beautiful abode that offers a tranquil and peaceful environment just 3 minutes by scooter from central Ubud. Take a dip in the plunge pool overlooking the vast expanse of forest. You’ll be able to enjoy this gorgeous view from a king-size bed! Your fantastic host will provide you with guidebooks about Ubud and can arrange transportation and cooking classes from the neighbourhood cooking school.
The Studio Villa Madella.Ubud, Bali, Indonesia
Aptly named as Magical Modern Bamboo Treehouse, this residence allows you to wake up to the view of verdant green rice fields. You’ll find all the amenities you’ll need including a queen-size bed with a mosquito net and an open shower area. Be one with nature as you live among banana trees, coconut palms and even durian trees! You’ll also be surprised to know that central Ubud is just a few minutes’ walk from this quaint location. This treehouse encapsulates tranquility and convenience at its finest.
Magical modern bamboo treehouseUbud, Bali, Indonesia
Receive a warm Balinese welcome the moment you step inside Ruma Jepun, a tropical villa adorned with numerous statues that reflect the rich culture and tradition of Ubud. You’ll be staying in a comfortable bedroom complete with handy items provided by your thoughtful hosts, like mosquito repellent and an Indonesian guidebook. There is even an en suite balcony for you to enjoy the Balinese landscape and river sounds. The staff also live in the villa itself, so you’ll feel very safe. You can even join long-time residents of the house for dinner or a night out dancing. Ruma Jepun is just a 2-minute walk to numerous restaurants and spas along Monkey Forest Road, and an 8-minute walk to the famous Monkey Forest.
Pasek's cute room, wifi, breakfast, great locationUbud, Bali, Indonesia
Fall in love with Satori Villa with its lush tall trees, swimming pool overlooking the rice paddy fields and unique outdoor showers. Kick back and relax after a long day in the movie room or book a local therapist for a revitalizing massage session without having to leave the villa. Satori Villa is the perfect balance of tranquility and convenience as it is hidden on the edge of town, just a 15-minute walk to the main streets of Ubud. You’ll consider the fantastic staff as your friends after the end of your visit as they go above and beyond their duty to take care of you.
A Hidden Oasis with Stunning Views on Ubud's DoorstepUbud, Bali, Indonesia
Nestled in the midst of a rice field, The Moksha offers both the coziness of modern living and the tranquility of nature. The Moksha offers great value for spacious rooms, mouth-watering three-course breakfasts and a swimming pool that boasts a boundless view of the rice field. You may even see rice farmers hard at work! Moreover, you’ll be just a 7-minute walk from Ubud Market and attractions such as the Monkey Forest and Ubud palace. Let your host spoil you with delicious breakfasts and small treats.
#Couple’sGetaway+AceLocation+Instaworthy~MOKSHA~ BUbud, Bali, Indonesia
Set at the edge of a thriving forest, Villa Shimha is a beautiful hideaway with unparalleled views of Campuhan ridge and valley. On a clear day, you can even see Mount Agung peaking out of the forest canopy. Artfully furnished with chic Balinese-style furniture with tribal touches, Villa Shimha is just a 15-minute walk from the artisanal Ubud Art Market and the magnificent Ubud Palace. Every morning, you’ll be served breakfast in bed. The helpful staff will also introduce you to excellent eateries. Alternatively, dine at the in-house Elephant Café.
Shimha Private RetreatUbud, Bali, Indonesia
Looking for a truly authentic Balinese experience? Jati Homestay may be the answer to your needs. You’ll be living amongst hospitable traditional Balinese artists and in close proximity to the forests and river. Your room consists of thin bamboo walls and tasteful decorations that ensure the best possible stay. Moreover, Jati Homestay is located in a very strategic location as you’ll be located just 2 minutes’ walking distance away from several restaurants serving sumptuous food and 10 minutes’ walking distance away from Ubud palace and Monkey Forest. However, do note the walls are rather thin and you’ll be able to hear neighbouring rooms.
Traditional bamboo room ubud centerUbud, Bali, Indonesia
Fully embrace your stunning natural surroundings with this cottage made entirely of bamboo. You’ll get unhindered panoramic views of the rice field without curtains or doors. This magical cottage offers a truly unique retreat away from the business of life, with crickets chirping in the background and the warm glow of fireflies illuminating the area. However, helpful staff will be around 24 hours a day should you need assistance. It’s hard to believe that this paradise is just minutes away from the heart of Ubud.
Bamboo eco cottage in rice fieldsUbud, Bali, Indonesia
Although this modern and artistic apartment is set in the rice fields, it is still situated close to town. The apartment is modern but used recycled doors and other eco-friendly embellishments. Even though there is another home situated on the property, rest assured that you won’t be disturbed. This loft apartment sleeps four guests in two beds and has a bathroom. The unique bathroom is located outdoors and offers a lovely view of the rice fields. Also, there is a kitchenette and a convertible living room.
Not only is the place fully staffed, but your hosts can also arrange tours for you, or even do your cooking and shopping upon request. This unit is really for the adventurous eco-traveler as you need to hike down a path to get there. Guests are likely to find spiders in the bathroom, but they won’t hurt you. This is an experience like no other. If you are afraid of what nature has to offer - you most certainly won’t like this place. However, for those who are up for the fun adventure, get ready to experience a stay like no other.
Firefly Eco artist ricefield appartmentUbud, Bali, Indonesia
Villa Lotus is set among the rice fields, and guests have privacy and access to a swimming pool. Breakfast is included in the price. Add to that, the close proximity of restaurants and bars; as well as places like the Yogabarn and Mongkey Forest. Central Ubud is just a few minutes walk away. However, if you wish to explore further, the place comes with the option of scooter hire and tours. The unit sleeps two guests in one bedroom and has a bathroom. Furthermore, it has WiFi connectivity, a hot tub, air conditioning, and a kitchenette. While you are residing not far from the main street, this home is situated in a quiet area. With birds, fish, and an outdoor patio, you will be able to totally relax in this piece of paradise.
Stunning One bedroom Villa near YogaBarnUbud, Bali, Indonesia
Ubud’s dynamic rice terraces have captivated tourists of all ages for many years. Why not stay right in the middle of them? This rice terrace house, 7km (4.3 miles) north from central Ubud, is a paradise for those looking for seclusion and privacy. This million-dollar view from this rice terrace house is truly one of a kind. The knowledgeable and helpful staff will also point you to Ubud’s best eateries and attractions. Light sleepers be warned! The crickets around the rice terrace can be rather noisy at night.
romantic house on rice terrace
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Unbelievable Ubud awaits!
Far from Bali’s renowned party scene in Seminyak or Kuta, Ubud offers travellers a haven for peace and quiet. There’s so much more than rice fields to see and a whole lot of activities to do in Ubud. These accommodations offer the best of both worlds with their excellent location and breathtaking views. Do book early to avoid disappointment and do check if there are any seasonal offers available.
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