Surfing the beaches and exploring the historical and cultural sites of Uluwatu are exciting indeed, but you need enough energy to do it all. What better way to revitalize yourself than with a comfortable place to stay. This list will show you the ten best hotels and resorts in Uluwatu. It’s time to experience total relaxation in South Bali.
Located 150 meters (492 feet) above sea level, Bulgari Resort Bali will greet you with a magnificent view of the Indian Ocean. The villas are not only spacious, but they also have private sundecks and plunge pools and traditional Balinese decorations with glass bathrooms. If you want to enjoy the sand and sea, there’s an inclined elevator that will take you to the 1-kilometer-long (0.62 mile) beach. At the resort’s infinity pool, you can go for a soothing swim while marvelling at the sight of the ocean. Other recreational facilities include a 24-hour fitness center and a spa. The famous Uluwatu Temple is 4 kilometers (2.48 miles) from the resort while Ngurah Rai International Airport is 18 kilometers (11.18 miles).
This resort offers huge villas with a living room, kitchen, private pool, television and DVD player, and Wi-Fi. The bathrooms have a bathtub and an outdoor garden shower. Mahagiri Villas and Spa Dreamland is just 20 minutes away from Ngurah Rai International Airport, and they provide free return transfers. At the restaurant, you can enjoy a wide variety of both local and international dishes. If you want a reinvigorating experience, then drop by the spa for a body or foot massage.
Alila Villas Uluwatu is also situated on top of a cliff, and it’s just a 15-minute drive to Jimbaran Bay. Each room has an impressive modern Balinese design with an outdoor dining area and pavilion, a 32-inch (81 cm) flat screen TV, and a spacious bathroom. The 50-meter (164 ft) pool offers views of the Indian Ocean, giving you a much more blissful swimming experience. If you’re an art lover, then make sure you visit the gallery displaying the finest local artworks. There’s also a library where you can read without any distractions. Other facilities include a spa and a fitness center with a yoga studio.
Not only do the luxurious rooms of Anantara Uluwatu Bali Resort have a flat-screen television, personal safe, living room, hot tub, and iPod dock, but they also have a mini bar and a coffee making machine. There are selected rooms that have access to the pool and views of the ocean. If you’re hungry, then head to 360 Restaurant for a bite of delicious Japanese dishes. You can also go to Splash Restaurant if you want to try Mediterranean delicacies.
Make your stay even more memorable by going for a swim in the outdoor infinity pool, which is on the edge of a cliff. You can also participate in other fun activities such as yoga classes, dance lessons, and pottery and batik making workshops. The resort can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Uluwatu Temple and 20 minutes from Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park.
Anantara Uluwatu Bali Resort
Address: Jl Pemutih, Labuan Sait, Uluwatu, id, 80361 Uluwatu, Indonesia (see map)
Price: from 340 USD / 4,536,617.84 IDR
Hideaway Villas Bali is located in the Pecatu District, and it’s just 3.7 kilometers (2.30 miles) from Dreamland Beach and 3.9 kilometers (2.42 miles) from Padang Padang Beach. The comfortable rooms include a flat-screen cable TV and a kettle. There are also villas that have a seating area where you can relax. As for the pool, it has clean water and provides a great view of the lush surroundings. The on-site restaurant is more than happy to please your taste buds with the best barbecue dishes. Lastly, the Wi-Fi and parking are free of charge.
Banyan Tree Ungasan is a five-star resort, and its one-bedroom villas include a dining area, private pool, marble bathroom, and free Wi-Fi. The rooms will amaze you with their traditional design. There’s also an infinity pool offering an unobstructed view of the Indian Ocean. For a well-deserved moment of relaxation, head to the spa and experience a Balinese massage. If you want to exercise, you can proceed to the fitness center. The gym has all the necessary equipment to give you meaningful workout. When it comes to eating, you can dine in your room or try out one of the restaurants. Bambu Restaurant is famous for their Indonesia, Thai, and Vietnamese delicacies while Ju-Ma-Na Restaurant will satisfy your appetite with Moroccan specialties. Banyan Tree Ungasan is 35 minutes away from Ngurah Rai International Airport and 50 minutes from Kuta Beach.
Aisis Luxury Villas will astound with you its combination of traditional Balinese and modern architecture. The rooms have a private pool and pavilion, flat-screen TV with DVD player, and bathroom with a bathtub and separate shower room. There’s also the main infinity pool where you can swim while enjoying the tranquil atmosphere. Local and international dishes await you at the restaurant. It takes only 25 minutes to reach Aisis Luxury Villas by car from Ngurah Rai International Airport and 35 minutes from Nusa Dua Beach.
Le Grande Bali has over a hundred rooms, each of which has a flat-screen cable TV, coffee machine, balcony, and bathroom with a bathtub and shower. The modern design of the rooms is sure to fulfill your fantasies of living a luxurious life. You can also dip your body into the outdoor swimming pool or play on the tennis court. Total relaxation awaits you at the spa, sauna, and hot tub. No need to worry about the internet connection because the Wi-Fi is free. At the 24-hour Grand Café, you can enjoy the buffet featuring different types of international dishes. D’Bar is where you can have a drink while listening to live bands. Le Grand Bali is 15.5 kilometers (9.63 mile) away from Ngurah Rai International Airport, and it offers free shuttle services Klapa Beach Club and Dreamland Beach.
Karma Kandara, which is located on Ungasan Hill, provides not only spectacular ocean views, but also spacious villas. The villas have a dining room, kitchen, living room, flat-screen television, and private pool. Outside, there’s an infinity pool where you can swim and cherish the view of the sea. There are two restaurants at the resort, both of which serve the most delightful Asian and international dishes. Proceed to the rooftop bar if you’re in the mood for some cocktails. You can also head to the nearby beach to try out water sports or just relax on one of the daybeds. Karma Kandara is about 11 kilometers (6.83 miles) from Ngurah Rai International Airport.
The 3-storey C151 Luxury Villas at Dreamland is located on top of a cliff, providing stunning views of the Indian Ocean. The villas have a minimalist design, and contain a dining area, lounge, kitchen, iPod dock, and flat screen TV. It also overlooks the swimming pool and hot tub. After a well-deserved rest in your room, you can go for a swim or head to the beachfront lounge to absorb the scenery and the fresh breeze. There’s also a spa if you want a soothing massage. From Ngurah Rai International Airport or Nusa Dua, you can reach the resort by car in just 30 minutes.
Feel like royalty in Uluwatu
All of these accommodations have one thing in common; they will all treat you like a VIP. Whether you’re just lying down on the comfy beds or enjoying the other facilities, you will definitely have a huge smile on your face. Let one of these places add precious moments to your Uluwatu trip.
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