Nestled amidst the lush jungles and terraced rice paddies of Bali, the enchanting town of Ubud has long been a magnet for those seeking a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. It’s a destination where art, spirituality, and natural beauty converge, and where the very essence of Bali’s cultural heart pulses in every corner. As you embark on your journey to this tranquil haven, one crucial question arises: where should you stay to fully embrace the magic of Ubud?
In this article, we’ve listed 30 of Ubud’s best hotels and resorts, meticulously curated to cater to the unique preferences of every traveler. Let’s dive in and explore these exquisite retreats that will make your Ubud stay truly unforgettable.
1 Hanging Gardens of Bali
Hidden in the verdant embrace north of Ubud, Hanging Gardens of Bali stands as a luxurious romantic haven. Offering panoramic views of the revered Dalem Segara temple, each of its private villas features an infinity pool, and is renowned for its iconic pool — recognized as 'The World’ s Best Swimming Pool' by Conde Nast Traveler.
Guests can relish in delectable dining, rejuvenating spa sessions by the Ayung River, and a unique entrance experience through local villages and the estate's outdoor inclinator. The resort also boasts a boutique, an elegant restaurant, and offers authentic Balinese activities, from cooking lessons to spiritual ceremonies.
Price : Approximately USD 656 per room per night
2 11 on Kajeng
Discover serenity in a captivating blend of vintage elegance and Indo-Balinese design of 11 on Kanjeng, an exclusive boutique hotel offering a novel interpretation of luxury. Conveniently positioned within walking distance to the instagrammable Juwuk Manis rice terraces on one side, and the lively heart of Ubud on the other, 11 on Kajeng should be on your radar for top-notch stays in Ubud.
Price : Approximately USD 170 per room per night
3 Alaya Resort Ubud
With 106 luxurious rooms, Alaya Resort Ubud embodies tranquility and sophistication in the heart of Ubud, Bali's cultural epicenter. Set against the backdrop of serene rice terraces, it's just steps away from local favorites like Pison Coffee, Rayjin Ubud, Bebek Bengil restaurant, and the famed Monkey Forest. As a gem in Ubud’s vibrant hospitality tapestry, Alaya showcases Bali’s rich artistry through collaborations with the island's top designers. For an added dose of relaxation, the award-winning DaLa Spa awaits to rejuvenate your senses.
Price : Approximately USD 132 per room per night
4 Villa Crystal Lagoon by Bali Superhost
The newly unveiled Villa Crystal Lagoon in Gentong, Ubud, offers a serene escape. This 3-bedroom villa boasts an awe-inspiring infinity pool overlooking Ubud's lush greenery. Its minimalist architecture, complemented by tropical touches, creates an ambiance of luxury and tranquility. Each room promises modern comforts, from smart HDTVs to panoramic views. In the fully equipped kitchen, guests can craft culinary delights, and the spacious dining area provides the perfect setting for gatherings.
Price : Approximately USD 300 per room per night
5 Pelangi Treehouse (Ex Skai Joglo Ubud)
Perched high in the treetops of Ubud’s enchanting jungle, Pelangi Treehouse is a truly magical escape for those seeking a unique and immersive experience. With its charming wooden interiors, open-air design, and cozy amenities. Pelangi Treehouse provides an intimate and adventurous stay, promising a memorable and secluded retreat in the heart of Bali’s natural beauty.
Price : Approximately USD 165 per room per night
6 Solana Wellness Retreat
Solana Wellness Retreat provides a haven for those seeking inner balance and renewal with its lush gardens, luxurious accommodations, and a profound commitment to personal rejuvenation. Surrounded by the island’s breathtaking landscapes, this retreat invites you to escape the demands of modern life and reconnect with your mind, body, and spirit in a peaceful and harmonious setting.
Price : Approximately USD 137 per room per night
7 Woywoy Escape Samu (Adults Only)
Searching for a serene getaway? Woywoy Escape Samu, located in the heart of Ubud’s forest in Tegalalang, is an adults-only haven offering undisturbed peace and tranquility. It's the dream destination for honeymooners, those seeking healing, or anyone wanting to escape daily life and bask in Ubud's natural beauty. Here, you can opt for unique experiences like an outdoor movie or a movable bed, allowing you to savor both the pool and rice field vistas. If you’re in luck, during plantation season, you might even catch a glimpse of locals tending to their rice fields.
Price : Approximately USD 96 per room per night
8 Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve
It's hard not to fall for the beauty of Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, when staying there. Beautifully set where the lush jungle meets the Ayung River and temples stand majestic against a backdrop of rice terraces, this sublime getaway boasts 60 lavish suites and villas. With its unique dining options and exclusive 'dining beyond' experiences within the Reserve, it's the dream spot for honeymooners.
Price : Approximately USD1,382 per room per night
9 The Westin Resort & Spa Ubud
Surrounded by lush rice terraces and tropical greenery, The Westin Resort and Spa Ubud, Bali, invites guests to a restorative family destination devoted to wellness and personalized attention. From the open lobby and bar, fuel your day on one of three decks boasting views of Ubud forest and the infinity pool.
A sense of well-being extends throughout the resort, from the 24-hour fitness studio to the delights of Heavenly Spa and lifestyle programs at their riverside Wellness Pavilion. Tall Trees elevates ancient recipes into healthful cuisine while all-day dining at Tabia reflects their Eat Well philosophy through a balanced, wholesome menu. There are more that they offer, plus its breathtaking views, The Westin Resort and Spa Ubud is an ideal choice for those looking to immerse themselves in the beauty and culture of Ubud while enjoying the finest in hospitality.
Price : Approximately USD 219 per room per night
10 Kamandalu Ubud
Kamandalu Ubud is a five-star resort that beautifully fuses the charm of an authentic Balinese village with contemporary luxury. Nestled in the lush surroundings of Ubud, it offers guests a boutique stay in exclusive villas, enveloped by thriving rice fields and grand coconut palms. Beyond just a stay, Kamandalu provides a sensory treat, with unique dining options such as a floating breakfast, a boat picnic lunch, and a romantic candlelit dinner inside a tipi. It's more than just accommodation; it's an experience.
Price : Approximately USD 230 per room per night
11 MATHIS Retreat Ubud
Tucked away in the heart of Bali’s cultural capital, MATHIS Retreat Ubud is a serene and intimate haven, with its charming thatched-roof villas and lush tropical gardens that create a sense of tranquil seclusion. MATHIS Retreat Ubud features 21 rooms and private bungalows, with exterior and interior designs that blend Bali’s contemporary and traditional visual elements. Guests can unwind by the inviting pool, join Balinese cooking classes led by their chef, enjoy romantic candle light dinner in their restaurant, and experience personalized service that reflects the essence of Ubud’s rich heritage.
Price : Approximately USD108 per room per night
12 COMO Uma Ubud
Sun-filled villas with private, plant-rimmed pools make you feel like you’re in the heart of nature. COMO Uma Ubud is a luxurious sanctuary offering a harmonious blend of contemporary sophistication and traditional Balinese charm. Ubud town centre is an easy walk or short 5-minute shuttle which they provide daily. Whether it’s yoga overlooking the jungle, personalized spa treatments, or culinary journeys through local flavors, COMO Uma’s commitment to wellness and cultural immersion makes it an exceptional retreat in the heart of Ubud.
Price : Approximately USD 328 per room per night
13 Villa Izia
If you're looking for the perfect family getaway while still craving some personal space, Villa Izia is your go-to. This stunning 5-bedroom villa captivates you from the moment you step in, taking you on a journey of elegance and style before unveiling the lush backdrop of Ubud. Ideal for both family gatherings or a fun get-together with friends, this opulent haven boasts vast landscaped vistas and a mesmerizing infinity pool. So, unwind in seclusion by the pool or choose from various entertainment spots to bond with your loved ones.
Price : Approximately USD 592 per room per night
14 Cloud Nine Estate
Sitting atop an ancient clifftop surrounded by the sacred Wos River Valley, Cloud Nine Estate is a masterpiece of design, blending modern luxury with authentic Balinese architecture. Located in the traditional village of Sebali, guests can relish the serenity of private infinity pools, indulge in world-class dining, while still experiencing the sweetness of old village life. Cloud Nine Estate is the epitome of indulgence and seclusion, promising an unforgettable retreat for those seeking the pinnacle of luxury in Ubud.
Price : Approximately USD 131 per room per night
15 Natya Resort Ubud
If you're seeking a haven where modernity intertwines with age-old Balinese traditions, look no further than the tranquil surroundings of Banjar Kelabang Moding, just a swift 15-minute journey from the bustling center of Ubud. Natya Resort Ubud offers secluded sanctuaries, each with private gardens, pools, and grand bathrooms, encapsulating the essence of romance. Tailored especially for honeymooners and couples, this resort presents the idyllic blend of rural Balinese charm and intimate luxury.
Price : Approximately USD 401 per room per night
16 Dua Dari, a Residence by Hadiprana
Originally designed as a spacious holiday home for the Hadiprana family, Dua Dari is a private sanctuary cocooned within a sprawling two-hectare landscape in a densely forested area alongside the Petanu River just out of Ubud. The tranquil area consists of two residential compounds with very distinct characters and features. Each compound comes with two units of one bedroom residence adorned with Mr. Hendra Hadiprana’s private art collections from renowned Balinese artists. Residences at Dua Dari can be booked individually for an intimate Ubud escape, or booked in pairs for a one- of-a-kind family gathering.
Price : Approximately USD 217 per room per night
17 Beehouse Dijiwa Ubud
Add this unique eco-living destination to your Ubud hotel bucket list. Nestled among mesmerizing rice terraces and lush landscapes, this haven offers a breathtaking view of Mount Agung. At the resort's core is a captivating pool lagoon, the perfect escape on sun-soaked days. Meander through its manicured gardens and stone paths to find beautifully crafted villas. What sets it apart? A circular bamboo facade capturing the property's spirit. With a strong emphasis on nature. Beehouse Dijiwa provides a genuine, eco-conscious experience, making it a perfect choice for those seeking an authentic and environmentally responsible stay in the enchanting town of Ubud.
Price : Approximately USD 230 per room per night
18 Bambu Indah
Another one on the list that offers not only beauty and comfort, but also devotion towards green living. Bambu Indah is a truly unique eco-luxury boutique resort located in the heart of Ubud. This extraordinary retreat, founded by John and Cynthia Hardy, showcases a stunning collection of antique Javanese teak wood houses, providing guests with a one-of-a-kind lodging experience amidst lush tropical surroundings. Each handcrafted accommodation, from rustic jungle bungalows to elevated riverfront suites, is a work of art that seamlessly blends traditional Indonesian craftmanship with modern comforts. Bambu Indah’s commitment to sustainability is evident throughout the property, featuring organic gardens, a natural swimming pool, and a strong focus on eco-friendly practices. Bambu Indah is more than a resort; it’s a captivating fusion of eco-conscious living and Balinese beauty that promises an unforgettable stay.
Price : Approximately USD 360 per room per night
19 Ubud Zen River House
This modern loft-style retreat, Ubud Zen River House, is a secluded paradise tucked away in Ubud's tropical heart. The property offers stunning panoramic views of the rich Ubud Jungle and features a dedicated yoga deck. Blending contemporary comforts with the serene embrace of nature, it's a sanctuary of peace and tranquility. While nestled in serenity, it's close to top Ubud cafes and restaurants. Inside, you'll find two beds with jungle views, a mezzanine, a modern kitchen, a walk-in closet, and a stylish living area with a natural bathtub.
Price : Approximately USD 235 per room per night
20 Aura House
On the hunt for an eco-conscious getaway? Aura House Bali awaits you. Situated just 25 minutes from Ubud, this all-bamboo abode is constructed from native Asper Bamboo and sits overlooking the scenic Ayung river amidst a tropical jungle backdrop. This mesmerizing three-tiered villa is an ideal retreat for those seeking a sanctuary away from the hustle and bustle.
Price : Approximately USD 520 per room per night
21 Stone House Bali
Beyond their six uniquely crafted villas lies the enchanting backdrop of vibrant tropical jungles, lush emerald rice fields, a flourishing organic vegetable farm, and the captivating Balinese architectural marvel that defines Stone House. Situated just 10-minutes away from the Ubud’s bustling center, this sanctuary offers an ideal setting and unwinding, disconnecting, and embarking on an exploration of Bali’s natural beauty. Stone House provides easy access to exceptional dining, yoga, shopping, and tourist attractions. Plus, their dedicated team is on hand to coordinate every detail, ensuring the perfect blend of serene luxury and inspiring adventure for your upcoming vacation
Price : Approximately USD 395 per room per night
22 Haigha House Ubud
Haigha (pronounced ‘he-ya’) House is a splendid 3-bedroom villa featuring an infinity pool, nestled amidst the picturesque rice terraces and lush jungle of Ubud with unobstructed views of the Batukaru volcanoes. From its inception to construction and interior design, they poured their heart into crafting the place where hopefully guests can tap into their creative inspiration, embrace their inner playfulness, and truly feel at home.
Price : Approximately USD 415 per room per night
23 Ceylon Villas
Picture this; a dream home nestled among the rice fields, with palm trees swaying right outside the doors and the soothing sounds of birds and ducks in the background. This idyllic setting is how you would describe your experience staying at Ceylon Villas. Located in a quiet area 10 mins drive from the main street, every element of Ceylon Villas is thoughtfully designed, with each piece of furniture locally crafted. During your stay, don’t forget to set your alarm for an early rise to witness the truly spectacular sunrise over Mount Agung.
Price : Approximately USD 130 per room per night
24 Casa Pohon
Experience a boutique eco-friendly resort situated along the banks of the Petulu River, set against the picturesque backdrop of lush jungle and sprawling rice fields. Casa Pohon offers just three unique retreats: Renjana Suite (a one-bedroom suite), Kelana River House (a one-bedroom villa), and Jenggala Retreat (a two-bedroom villa). Each boasts its own distinctive personality and charm, complemented by a private pool. The devoted team of local staff is available around the clock, committed to ensuring the experience, both within and beyond the accommodation, is nothing short of exceptional.
Price : Approximately USD 390 per room per night
25 Villa Terimakasih
Dive into a newly-established 2-bedroom pool oasis, just a stone's throw from central Ubud. This Balinese haven features two cozy bedrooms, an intimate living and kitchen area, and a secluded pool with nature views. With en-suite bathrooms, TVs, and outdoor bathtubs, comfort is guaranteed. The breezy living area boasts a fully-stocked kitchen. Additionally, you can enjoy breakfast prepared by the dedicated staff and personalized meals from a private chef are available upon request.
Price : Approximately USD 286 per room per night
IDR 3,991,000 (USD 251) / room / night
26 Royal Kamuela Villas & Suites at Monkey Forest Ubud
This exquisite retreat features a whole host of luxurious services and facilities, including a full-service wellness center, personalized breakfast menu, private butlers for each separate villa, and a stylish restaurant set amidst the backdrop of lush tropical gardens. This resort boasts a prime location in close proximity to Ubud’s key attractions, including the renowned Monkey Forest, and a plethora of charming restaurants, boutiques, and art galleries just a leisurely stroll away. Positioned at the heart of it all, Royal Kamuela serves as an ideal hub to fully immerse yourself in the abundant delights Ubud has to offer.
Price : Approximately USD 331 per room per night
27 Black Penny Villas Ubud
Nestled in the heart of Ubud’s cultural hub, Black Penny Villas Ubud offers an intimate and authentic Balinese experience. These charming villas blend traditional Balinese architecture with modern comforts, providing a serene and secluded oasis for travelers. Surrounded by lush tropical gardens and rice paddies, guests can unwind in the private pool villas, savor delectable local cuisine at the on-site restaurant, and immerse themselves in the rich heritage of Ubud.
Price : Approximately USD 305 per room per night
28 Rumah Kayu Resort
Wooden architecture fascinates you? Then this would be the perfect choice for you. Drawing inspiration from the architectural traditions of Bali and Java, Rumah Kayu Resort is thoughtfully crafted with eleven rustic wooden houses, each evoking the allure of vintage Balinese living. Every effort has been made to minimize environmental impact and honor the natural surroundings, achieved through the preservation of mature trees and the use of indigenous materials like coconut wood, reclaimed timber, and textured stones. Rumah Kayu Resort provides a serene escape, complete with personalized service, delectable cuisine, and a sense of tranquility that makes it the perfect setting for those looking to embrace the authentic spirit of Bali while indulging in a luxurious stay.
Price : Approximately USD 162 per room per night
29 Kuwarasan A Pramana Experience
Crafted for the romantics at heart, Kuwarasan A Pramana Experience offers a hidden oasis of tranquility in the heart of Tegallalang Village. Nestled among the lush greenery of rice fields and cradled by a backdrop of swaying coconut trees, this resort promises a serene haven on earth, meticulously infused with the distinctive Pramana Experience touch. Each day is dedicated to elevating every facet of your experience, ensuring the epitome of well-being in the most stunning setting imaginable. Above all, this resort reveals the genuine spirit of Ubud, with its rejuvenating ambiance.
Price : Approximately USD 293 per room per night
30 Villa Maya Bay
Unveil the beauty of Villa Maya Bay, an exquisite blend of modern design and traditional aesthetics, set amidst the serenity of nature. Situated just moments away from the vibrant heart of Ubud, this 5-bedroom paradise accommodates up to 12 guests. Each room is thoughtfully designed with en-suite facilities, air-conditioning, TV, and a safety box. Floor-to-ceiling windows showcase breathtaking pool and nature views. The open-concept living space can be adjusted to preference, and the kitchen is equipped for culinary delights.
Price : Approximately USD 455 per room per night
IDR 6,243,000 (USD 393) / room / night