Perched along the cooling banks of Ayung River, this cosy hillside retreat is located just fifteen minutes from Ubud in the village of Payangan.
Comprising 56 rooms and villas which are housed in 14 two-storey blocks designed to resemble a Balinese village, Alila Ubud is the perfect combination of contemporary design and traditional Balinese architecture. The villas are all set amongst secluded courtyards, spacious terraces and private gardens which create the illusion of intimacy and seclusion. Each room comes equipped with a spacious balcony overlooking the surrounding volcanoes and river offering you breath taking views of the countryside.
Plantation Restaurant serves a healthy, fresh choice of both Balinese and international cuisine and the on-site bar. Cabana Lounge, which overlooks the dramatic emerald-green pool and floats above the stunning valley, offers a wide variety of casual dishes that provide for your every culinary needs during a lazy day by the pool.
Whether you are looking to indulge at the spa, learn about the local life or venture off on exciting trekking tours, Alila Ubud has something for everyone. Enjoy a complimentary shuttle service to the restaurants and nightlife at Ubud or see The Goa Gajah (Elephant Cave) – a significant Hindu archaeological site and mysterious cave with ancient bathing pools set amid green rice paddies.
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Alila Ubud Information
- Location & Getting There
Perched along the cooling banks of Ayung River, this cosy hillside retreat is located in the village of Payangan, a 30-minute drive from Ngurah Rai International Airport.
Comprising 56 rooms and villas which are housed in 14 two-storey blocks designed to resemble a Balinese village, Alila Ubud is the perfect combination of contemporary design and traditional Balinese architecture. Valley Villas are perched over the Ayung River Valley, featuring a spacious walk-around deck and outdoor bathtub; Pool Villas offer a large private swimming pool and an open-air bathtub set in the middle of a lotus pond; the Terrace Tree Villas are perched on the hillside, featuring a spacious wood-decked terrace surrounded by soothing views of lush plantations and rice paddies on the banks of the valley.
- Infinity pool
- Art gallery
- Sculpture garden
- Dining: 1 restaurant, 1 bar
Alila Ubud has something for everyone, whether guests are looking to learn about the local life or venture off on exciting adventures. Activities include trips to the mountain village of Kintamani, the spectacular rice terraces at Tegalalang, Goa Gajah (Elephant Cave), the island's central volcanoes, Lake Batur, the natural springs at Tampaksiring and the village of Petulu. Enjoy a complimentary shuttle service to the restaurants and nightlife at Ubud, its galleries, museums and souvenir shops.
Children are welcome but there are no specific facilities available.