Written by: Hasbi Ong – DM Intern
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Bali is renowned as one of the most exciting holiday destinations in Indonesia. It offers an experience of ancient history and serenity that modern tourists can immerse themselves in. For tourists looking for villas with private pools and resort rentals, there are a plethora of options to choose from. Also, thanks to a generous exchange rate, tourists can experience the tropical paradise without excessively spending.
When it comes to luxurious vacation rentals promising an authentic tropical escape, Bali has an incredible variety that will appeal to just about everyone. On the eastern shore of the capital, tourists are presented with the scenic and serene village of Seminyak. Here, luxury lodgings can be booked for a fraction of the price compared to other beachfront holiday destinations across the world. Ready to book a flight to Bali? Here are some of our top ranked holiday homes:
Villa aura (Badung, Bali, Indonesia)
Located in the center of Seminyak, Villa Aura offers modern housing with excellent interior design and decorations. The premise is equipped with a private pool and a balcony that promises serenity for guests to relax and unwind. While it is located near a cluster of cafes and amenities, tourists can still enjoy the tranquil Bali space in this private pool villa, as the resident is located in a quiet residential area – so there is no need to worry about the famous nightlife noise in the Seminyak area.
The resident consists of two-bedrooms. The first is on the ground floor and the second is upstairs. Each bedroom has an en-suite bathroom and is equipped with air conditioner. Also, Netflix is available so you there is no need worry about entertainment for longer stays!
From the villa’s location, Double Six Beach is only a 10 minute walk away. The beach connects the northernmost strip of Legian (also known as Blue Ocean Beach) and southernmost beachfront of Seminyak. Along the beach is a section of Jalan Double Six, where one can expect to find hip bars and restaurants.
Villa Arindra (Kuta Selatan, Bali, Indonesia)
Find serenity in a modern Balinese condo. Located on the outskirts of Jimbaran’s traditional fishing village, the villa is in close proximity to the beach, shopping and dining facilities – ideal for long stays. The Jimbaran Bay Beach is a picturesque sight and is a safe area for swimming. Tourists can navigate around the village and fish market to observe the fishermen tending to their boats and nets and sorting their catch for market. Tourists can hire a fishing boat out into the bay to experience the local way of life. A popular destination is the Kedonganan Fish Market that sells fresh seafood straight off the boats. When night falls, take some time to enjoy the freshly grilled catch of the day.
The private pool villa is equipped with a full kitchen, spacious bedroom, shared pool and clean bathrooms that are ideal for families. The enclosed pool is shared by all residents of the apartment complex. It is also perfect for tourists interested in surfing the net: there is strong wifi coverage throughout the resident at 10Mbps.
NDBV lot 3 (Kuta, Bali, Indonesia)
A rarity in Nusa Dua, this serene beachfront villa is favoured by guests for its ocean-front location in a secure private estate (24-hour front gate security). It sits right above the surf and waves of Nusa Dua. The key features this private pool villa boasts are its architecture, incredible sea-views, and private beach. Guests love the vantage and the progression of green to blue as the reef fades to open ocean. Within the resident is a homely South East Asian touch with artisan decor. Some interior features include: wireless Bose speakers, big-screen TV and entertainment console. It also has a fully equipped kitchen with a coffee machine, juicer, full fridge, freezer and tool sets. The private pool villa can accomodate up to 8 guests with 2 extra bed provided.
Around Nusa Dua, there is also much to explore and do. The Water Blow is one of the more popular natural sights in Nusa Dua. As the name suggests, the Water Blow is a massive blow hole where one can observe water gushing out of the rock formation into the sky. Other attractions include Pura Gegar (south of the iconic Gegar Beach) and Puja Mandala (a religious and cultural complex meant to represent the five major religions in Indonesia).
Villa Rumah Pertama (Nusa Dua, South Kuta, Bali, Indonesia)
This private pool villa is the perfect choice for families and friends to enjoy a quality holiday. It is equipped with a comfy and soft double bed in each bedroom (fully equipped with AC). Spend quality time with your family or friends in the warm living room, fully equipped kitchen, minibar, and wide pool you can swim in under the warmth of the sun.
The resident is located close to Uluwatu temple and Melasti beach. The temple is inhabited by monkeys and a Kecak dance is performed daily in it at every 6pm on the cliff-side. The outdoor performance which highlights the beautiful sunset at the background. The Melasti beach is also a popular location for its clean waters and picturesque views.
ME Villa, (Kuta Utara, Bali, Indonesia)
Located in central Canggu, this new private pool villa is the perfect residence for tourists that wish to explore Canggu. It has a simple and clean interior that is sure to make your holiday unforgettable. This includes: 1 comfy bedroom, 1 double bed size, private bathroom with hot water, air conditioner, free wifi, fresh private pool, and a private kitchen.
The centrality of the villa means that it is a short
– 160m/2 mins WALK to Deus Ex Machina
– 800m/13 mins WALK to Batu Bolong Beach
– 1 km / 15 mins walk from Old Mans & The Lawn
– 14 km / 28 mins drive from Beachwalk Shopping Center Kuta
– 21 km / 45 mins drive from AirportConclusion
From villas with oceanfront views to serene private pool villas for a couple/family getaway, this list of villas has something for everyone. If you intend to head to beaches or the most popular food locations in Bali, some of these accommodations are located conveniently nearby for you to do just that.