- Alila Ubud hotel is a tranquil and secluded hillside retreat that sits high up on the edge of the rich green Ayung River valley in Bali’s central foothills, in the traditional Balinese hill village of Payangan. The resort is located 15-minute from Ubud, the island’s cultural heart.
- Blending contemporary design and traditional Balinese architecture, the secluded courtyards, spacious terraces and private gardens of our charming Ubud boutique hotel create an intimate feeling like none other.
- The chic and tranquil hotel features two stylish eateries, a spa, and a magnificent infinity pool overlooking the lush ravine.
- The property offers free daily activities such as tai chi session, yoga session, walking & cycling around the property’s area.
- Alila Ubud provides a free shuttle service to the restaurants and nightlife at Ubud.
- The Goa Gajah (Elephant Cave) is a 15-minute drive from the resort.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
Enjoy an enchanting start to the day as you experience a local Balinese dance performance at 9:30am before continuing on to a textile factory at Tohpati Village. Meet Balinese artisans, talented and skilful in designing silver and gold handicrafts. On the way back, pass through the wood carving villages of Mas and Kemenuh, famed for producing high quality, intricate wood carvings made from very hard woods such as teak, mahogany, ebony and hibiscus, most of which are sourced from the islands of Java, Sumatra and Sulawesi.
An impressive trip to visit the magnificently crafted 11th century temples around Bali . Start off at Goa Gajah, a cave that was previously used by monks and hermits for praying. The gaping mouth of this famous Elephant Cave forms an entrance to the cave depicting leaves, rocks, animals, ocean waves and demonic human shapes. Following this, visit a traditional temple, Samuan Tiga in Bedulu, before heading to Gunung Kawi, our last destination. Along the journey, take in the breathtaking views of the rice terraces to your left and right before reaching an ancient tomb carved out of the rock face of the Pakerisan River gorge.
Explore the villages surrounding Alila Ubud and the Gianyar Regency in a completely original open-air VW safari . Feel the wind blowing through your hair as you watch day-to-day Balinese life pass by. Experience Bongkasa Village with its beautiful rice paddies and the magnificent hills overlooking Alila Ubud, adjacent to a temple on the other side of the valley. Relax at an authentic bale, enjoying light refreshment before returning to the resort.
An unforgettable countryside adventure with magnificent valley scenery, tropical vegetation and terraced rice paddies fed by the UNESCO-listed Subak irrigation system. Enjoy an active walk in the morning or evening while taking in the beauty of Alila U bud ’ s local surroundings.
Enjoy three hours exploring the most impressive rice terraces and riverside views in Ubud. Our Leisure Concierge will explain the spices, flora and fauna surrounding you and their uses in Balinese culture. Visit a local Balinese family compound and revive with a refreshing coconut drink direct from the source while relaxing in a private bale overlooking verdant rice fields. Enhance this trip with a picnic lunch (additional charges apply) of your favourite cuisine. Select from the menu options at our front desk and confirm your selection by 5pm the night prior to your adventure.
Go white-water rafting on the thrilling rapids of the Ayung River with experienced rafting guides at Sobek. A mix of adrenaline-pumping fun, excitement and fantastic wilderness sightseeing! Alila Ubud takes care of transport to the rafting start point north of Ubud. Price includes towels, showers at the finish point, and a light lunch of Western and Balinese dishes.
A signature experience for the true Active Spirit! Following a very early departure at 3am, prepare yourself to climb to the summit of Mount Batur, reaching the top in time to catch an unforgettable sunrise view amongst the clouds. Trek along the ridge of the crater to see the harvesting of mineralised water and the cooking of ‘onsen’ eggs in the hot steam fissures of this active volcano. Bring along your comfortable, warm and layered clothing with hiking boots or sports shoes, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat and insect repellent.
Discover rural Bali by driving among the ‘sawah’ paddy fields, through the rainforest and past traditional villages. Navigate your own powerful quad off-road machine or buggy and experience the road less travelled on your own. It might need some extra effort but you will be rewarded with a truly exciting experience you will never forget.
Alila Ubud is a tranquil and secluded hillside retreat that sits high up on the edge of the rich green Ayung River valley in Bali’s central foothills, 15 minutes from Ubud, the island’s cultural heart. Alila Ubud is a jungle getaway only a stone’s throw from popular attractions like the Ubud Monkey Forest and Ubud Palace. The chic and tranquil hotel features two stylish eateries, a spa, and a magnificent infinity pool overlooking the lush ravine. Accessed via narrow roads winding through ultra-green rice fields, Alila Ubud is set on the edge of a lush valley containing the Ayung River. The secluded hotel is a peaceful retreat from the hustle of Ubud town centre, the only disturbance the inquisitive monkeys frolicking in the trees above.
It’s five miles (8 km) from Ubud Palace and six miles (10 km) from the Ubud Monkey Forest, but both are easily reached with the hotel’s free shuttle.Although the hotel was styled after a traditional Balinese hillside village, it still exudes a hip, contemporary vibe. Terrazzo tiles, crushed rock, concrete and thatched roofs coalesce and create a trendy yet natural look that features on many an Instagram feed. The buildings are configured so that nature is always spotlighted, with open-air restaurants, and terraces overlooking the lush valley. One of the top hotels in Ubud, Alila Ubud has various exciting tours on offer featuring treks through the stunning local countryside away from the tourist crowds. Explore the mountain village of Kintamani, the spectacular rice terraces at Tegalalang, the natural springs at Tampaksiring, and more.
Accommodations range from understated rooms with neutral décor and valley views, to thatched-roof villas on stilts suspended above the valley. There are also villas with private pools. Standard rooms are shower-only, while upgraded rooms add outdoor soaking tubs. All room levels have outdoor spaces, whether balconies, terraces or decks, on which to sip a local Bintang beer from the minibar, or an Alila-brand French press coffee. The rooms also feature toiletries from the brand’s Alila Living line.
Superior Rooms are located on the upper level of our spa hotel in Ubud and feature a private balcony with daybed – the perfect spot to chill out at leisure, laze away the hours with a good book and a cool drink, or simply daydream while enjoying the unobstructed views of the Ayung River Valley.
Located on the ground floor of this boutique hotel in Ubud, the Deluxe Rooms are intimate hideaways that combine privacy with connection to the outdoors, featuring individual garden terraces and a back courtyard with an open-air bathroom and shower surrounded by refreshing valley views.
Perched over the Ayung River Valley, above the lush green rainforest canopy, each 75 sqm Valley Villa immerses you in an amazing feeling of being on top of the world. Enjoy spectacular valley views from a spacious walk-around deck, and the comforts of a spacious bedroom with indoor shower and outdoor bathtub. In-villa hospitalities include swift assistance with in-villa arrival and departure.
Ranging in size from 120 sqm, the Pool Villas offer an indulgence of space and seclusion in beautiful landscaped gardens with a large private swimming pool, and an open-air bathtub set in the middle of a lotus pond. A heavenly back-to-nature sensation. The villas encompass a spacious bedroom with indoor shower and outdoor bathtub. In-villa hospitalities include swift assistance with in-villa arrival and departure.
Terrace Tree Villa
From their lofty hillside perch on the sunrise side of the resort, the Terrace Tree Villas invite you to unwind in the lap of nature high above the valley. Enjoy serenity and relaxation out on the spacious wood-decked terrace, surrounded by soothing views of lush plantations and rice paddies on the banks of the valley. Delight in glimpses of Ubud wildlife.
Two Bedroom Terrace Tree Pool Villa
The Two-bedroom Terrace Tree Pool Villa is extraordinary, spanning a lavish 252sqm private pool where guests can swim above the treetops. The villa is designed as an intimate haven with its own private entry court and water garden. Maximising natural light, openness and views, the foyer connects an indoor/outdoor bathroom with a high-ceilinged bedroom space that flows directly out to a terrace that sits high over the Ubud jungle.
Plantation Restaurant is the main eatery, set in a thatched roof pavillion with a central bar, and views over the pool and valley. The artisanal breakfast menu rotates daily, and is served in tasting portions to encourage guests to try new dishes. A bakery basket with homemade jams is delivered immediately, followed by choices such as omelettes, ciabatta with tomatoes and feta cheese, or bubur ayam (Balinese rice porridge with fried peanuts and shredded chicken). The vibe changes during dinner, with white linens and candlelight, and a menu of farm-to-table Indonesian and Western-style dishes inspired by seasonal local produce – be warned that the perkedel jagung (sweetcorn patties with sweet chili sauce) are highly addictive, making any attempt to finish your main course futile. The poolside Cabana Lounge features dramatic stone pillars and a soaring ceiling, plus fruity cocktails and a comfort-food style menu with favorites like fish and chips, burgers and pizzas.
Immerse yourself in an unparalleled culinary journey at Plantation Restaurant, awarded Best Balinese Restaurant in the NOW! Bali Awards 2014 and 2015. Alila Ubud’s Culinary Team passionately prepares authentic Balinese cuisine and farm-to-table Western tasting menus inspired by seasonal ingredients, sourced locally or harvested from our organic garden. A well-selected wine list is available to accompany your meal. Among restaurants in Ubud, our open Balinese-style dining venue with central bar, towering coconut pillars and traditional alang-alang roof creates an exotic feel for diners as they experience stunning views of our natural surroundings.
The Cabana Lounge is an intimate social space for daytime relaxation, while mood lighting on the two-storey-high Karangasem Terracotta Brick feature walls inspires an air of sophistication, perfect for enjoying evening cocktails. Guests can choose from a newly composed cocktail menu serving up an enviable selection of creations featuring cold pressed juices, local ingredient infusions and playful presentations.
Discover the absolutely most romantic dining hideaway in Ubud – the Bale Bengong at Alila Ubud – a luxurious bale designed for two, cocooned amongst the lush rainforest, where you can dine on a seductive five-course dinner, surrounded by the beauty of nature and the distant ripple of the Ayung River. A separate lounge area provides a relaxing spot to cosy up and stargaze after dinner. A precious experience to share with your beloved.
Experience the entire journey from picking ingredients at the local market to cooking up some of Bali’s most popular and exciting dishes. Our resident chef will be your guide providing professional and informative details of the spices, flavours and techniques. You will be cooking close to nature in an outside kitchen at our Organic Garden. This will give you a chance to not only talk about your holiday when you return home, but to also cook an honest. Balinese meal for all your friends and family to enjoy.
Dine amongst the garden’s towering stone pillars, with a view out over the rice terraces and the distant shadow of the spectacular mountain range.
Bali has some of the world’s warmest and friendliest service, and the staff at Alila Ubud surpass even the highest expectation they are so kind and helpful, and it feels as though you’re chatting with friends. The excellence extends to the facilities, with a tranquil spa set in walled garden, a 24-hour fitness centre, a sculpture garden, and a library with a television lounge. The pièce de résistance is the rectangular infinity pool, jutting out over the lush valley.
Keep in shape in our fully equipped 24-hour gym.
The dramatic emerald-green swimming pool is perched on a terrace and appears to float above the plunging Ayung River valley below. A great place to chill out in Ubud.
Immerse in an invigorating journey of holistic well-being at our serene Ubud spa hotel. Choose your indulgence from all-natural Spa Alila treatments and beauty rituals that blend ancient Asian healing techniques with age-old beauty recipes, including locally inspired treatments such as the traditional Balinese lulur body scrub.
Morning yoga and tai chi classes based on weekly schedule.