Set in the central uplands of Bali, Ubud is just one hour’s drive north of Ngurah Rai International airport. It’s the place for insta-worthy jungle views, chilled bohemian vibes, delicious vegan meals and stunning yoga studios. It’s also known as the cultural heart of Bali, and famous for its starring role in the movie ‘Eat, Pray, Love’.
If you are one of those travelers who’s longing for a life-changing trip to Ubud without breaking the bank, our list might be perfect for you. From boutique bohemian resort, artsy design hotel, to earthy yoga retreat—we have complied some of the best budget luxury stays in Ubud for your green lush island adventure.
1 Kastara Resort & SPA
Stay in a very strategic and famous tourist destination at Kastara Resort & SPA in Ubud. This stunning boutique hotel is complete with Instagrammable opportunities at its infinity pool that features a boat-shaped restaurant overlooking the panoramic views of green lush forest. Each room has its own private balcony along with a bathtub which is especially designed according to repertoire Balinese Culture, split shower room, and facilitated by teak wood furniture along with traditionally Balinese Carving make its own luxury and uniqueness.
2 Kandarpa Ubud
Kandarpa is a piece of paradise that has all you ever want in Bali, settled in the focal point of Ubud. It is an ideal spot to remain in Ubud, it’s sheltered from the business of city downtown yet close to all the main attractions and delicious cafés surround.
Around 5 minutes away from the Ubud Palace and Ubud Art Market, you can only access them on a quiet road through the luscious paddy fields. Each room is equipped with private toilet and shower, balconies and direct access to the swimming pool- all comes with an astonishing rice-field view all day long.
Price : 57 USD / room / night
3 Ubud Tropical
Who says Glamping (Glamorous Camping) has to be expensive? Ubud Tropical provides a unique accommodation in Ubud that will give you and unforgettable experience.
Their glamping tent is the perfect place for you to blend in with nature, while you relax and enjoy their full amenities such as queen sized bed, air conditioner, LED TV, private bathroom. To complete this magical experience, you will have a personal terrace for you to gaze and mesmerize the view of local rivers. Their outdoor double infinity swimming pool is also available for you to enjoy Ubud’s beauty scenery.
4 Air Ubud
With 6 unique rooms to choose from, Air Ubud takes proud of being a mixture between contemporary artist residency and homestay. Each room provides you enough space to relax, meditate, feel alive and inspired.
It began as a renovation project of an old guesthouse, you will experience a stay with like-minded people in this safe creative space. If you feel the writer's block, worry not as they have an in-house growing library, anyone is welcome to donate inspiring books and spread creativeness around.
Price : from 30 USD / room / night
5 Bali Bohemia Huts
No room at Bali Bohemia is the same as each one has been individually decorated with various colours, textures, fabrics and murals. There are four room types on the property: two rooms are in traditional wooden Joglos, the large standard rooms are on the ground floor; the deluxe rooms have a lounge space and bed on a mezzanine level.
The owners of Bali Bohemia have made something magical, an unconventional property that breathes creativity and packed with personality. It's close to the centre of Ubud, and is a lovely, quiet and creative base for travellers who’re wanting to explore the area or make connections with Ubud’s artsy community.
IDR 490,000 (USD 32) / room / night
6 Solo Villas & Retreat
Tucked away on Ubud’s famous Juwuk Manis walk, equipped with rooms for every type of traveller: solo, couples, groups, and even families. Here you can spend your days enjoying the views of lush paddy fields inside rooms that incorporate the beauty of Bali island.
You will never guess that you are only a 10-min. walk from the vibrant streets of Ubud’s city centre. Perfect for the lazin’ gazin’, Solo Villas & Retreat is a hidden gem waiting to be discovered!
IDR 1,440,000 (USD 94) / room / night
7 The Apartments Ubud
Located in the perfect centre of Ubud, The Apartments is your home away from home in Ubud. It is one of the best options for budget villas comes with a private pool in each unit. The resort offers air-conditioned accommodation with a garden and patio, a swimming pool and free Wifi!
The Ubud Market is located around 3 km away, The Blanco Renaissance Museum and The Saraswati Temple is around 2 km away from the resort. Each room is equipped with it’s own sitting area, a well-equipped kitchen with a dining space, a private bathroom, and a flat-screen TV to ensure a high level of comfort during your stay.
IDR 3,500,000 (USD 230) / room / night
8 Le Sabot Ubud
The Le Sabot Ubud is an absolute choice when you look for best budget resorts in Ubud. With a shimmering open air pool, private baths and showers for each unit, the Wirguna is the definition of a perfect Ubud stay for the price you pay.
This is one hotel that opens up the wonders of the Ubud village, providing top-notch services for each of its valuable guests. The hotel also gives probably the best health care and recreational facilities for its visitors that guarantee a brilliant healing experience physically and mentally.
Get ready for a magnificent journey in the most beautiful village in the world.
IDR 540,000 (USD 35) / room / night
9 Artotel Haniman Ubud
If you are looking for a funky yet elegant accommodation in a serene Ubud, Artotel opened their latest located 5 - 10-minute walk to Ubud Monkey Forest and Ubud Market, 30-minute ride to Tegallalang rice fields.
As a brand that carries the concept of a design hotel inspired by contemporary and modern art, Artotel Haniman - Ubud is a must visit hang out place in Ubud. It’s equipped with a spa, rooftop garden, restaurant bar, and a very chilled out vibe.
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10 Green Field Resort Ubud
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Designed and planned by a local Balinese craftsman, this wonderful boutique resort is a profound workmanship display. It is situated at Jalan Pengosekan, secluded and designed for the guests to start their spiritual journey with art, culture, private rice field, river & tropical lush garden.
Green Field Resort offers a private jogging track for you to enjoy a little privacy. Their in-house spa meant for you to pamper yourself and you get to also enjoy a tropical garden pavilions whilst you read, relax, or even meditate.
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11 Muda Living
Muda Living offers you an exclusive stay, settled in the back of local Balinese Traditional Compound. Styled with privately sourced furnishings that Ubud is known for their stylish bungalows are furnished with all your necessity; from Wi-Fi, safety box, cable TV, bath tub, and swimming pool.
The poolside is equipped with stylish kitchen to make you feel at home. With their location that is less than 5 minutes of bike ride from Ubud downtown, you’ll be able to stroll around the local neighborhood and many gracious temples. It’s a perfect combination of traditional culture and relaxing holiday.
Price : from 93 USD / room / night
12 Basundari Yoga Retreat
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Have you ever dreamed of earthy rooms with beautiful views to the jungle or rice field? Built from recycled wood, up -cycled furniture, and some charm. Basundari is a boutique retreat centre located in the village of Laplapan, around 2km from Ubud centre.
Their spacious rooms allowing 2 - 3 yogis space for self practise within the room, and they’re generous enough with 3 pools in the compound. The calming sound of the flowing river and symphony of nature also make for an ideal setting to practise, meditate & retreat.
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13 Ilalang Villas Ubud
Perfect for a romantic couple getaway, Ilalang Villas is the perfect choice with their traditional yet modern Balinese style private villa and pool. Their strategic location is around 15 minutes to central Ubud and Yoga barn.
Their units are furnished with kitchen, fridge, Wifi , and dreamy garden. Not forgetting their open shower, to complete your romantic honeymoon or surprise getaway for your partner.
Price : 33 USD / room / night