- Inspired by the early European settlers from the 1800s, celebrated architect Bill Bensley conceptualized this ultra-luxurious tented camp as a tribute to their spirit of adventure amidst untouched nature.
- Nestled between Ubud’s rainforest, rice paddy fields and the sacred Wos River, in an authentic Balinese artist village called Keliki, Capella Ubud, Bali offers 22 extravagant, individually styled one-bedroom tented retreats and one two-bedroom lodge.
- Hidden away from view and offering the ultimate privacy, enjoy the sense of calm during your stay at Capella Ubud while reliving Bali’s exotic past.
- The food at Capella Ubud is inspired by the jungle setting and local heritage and focuses on local, seasonal ingredients. Multi-sensory culinary journeys await you with a choice of Mads Lange, Api Jiwa, the Camp Fire, bespoke private dining and in-retreat dining.
- A place amidst untouched nature, nestled between the rainforest, rice terraces and the sacred Wos river, in the authentic Balinese artist village Keliki.
- Reconnect with yourself and nature through a variety of cultural, culinary and physically and spiritually adventurous activities offered in and around the camp.
- Complimentary transfers are offered to the cultural centre of Bali, Ubud.
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.
Culturally enrich your stay in Bali by venturing out on a guided tour of the most historic and important temples to the Balinese; Tirta Empul, Gunung Kawi, Pura Pentaran Sasih and Goa Gajah.
Mount Batur is 1,717 meters above the sea level (the third highest peak in Bali) and considered as one of the sacred mountains. The scenery here alone is worth the journey, but it is the view from the top that will forever stay with you.
Embark on a journey to discover Bali through its ingredients, flavors and seasons. Address: Jl. Raya Sanggingan, Ubud, Gianya, Bali.
Ubud’s first museum showcases the largest collection of Balinese fine modern art.
An authentic Indonesian restaurant, offering a unique version of the country’s rich culinary heritage. Its menu focuses on authentic, original flavors from across the Indonesian archipelago to present a fresh look at this nation’s regional cuisines.
There are lots of shops and stalls in this busy market town you are likely to pass through on your visit to the area’s temples. Stop for a stroll and you may be rewarded by hearing the practice of one of the local noted gamelan orchestras.
This sunset bar offers Japanese-Latin fusion cocktails to enjoy within the lush rainforest and ayung valley setting.
A Hindu Balinese water temple located in Tampaksiring. Address: Jalan Tirta, Manukaya, Tampaksiring, Manukaya, Tampaksiring, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali.
Original Balinese architecture, as exemplified in Ubud Palace adheres to strict and sacred laws of building, allowing lots of open space and consisting of a spacious courtyard with many small pavilions, ringed by an all-important wall to keep out evil spirits and decorated with guardian statues.
Mount Batur is a very sacred mountain according to Hindu belief. Located in Batur village in Bali’s Kintamani District, this active volcano rises to 1717 m above sea level and can be summited by physically fit hikers in around two hours. Climb to the peak for a view of spectacular scenery and an unforgettable sunrise. Feel the vibration of the sacred earth filling your mind and soul as you are served breakfast on top of the World.
Mountain cycling in Bali is a scenic experience that will take you to roads less ventured, from the fog-capped mountain of Kintamani and the rugged terrain of Ubud, downhill to Bayung Gede Village and the lush green hills of Taro. With every pedal, you will get an opportunity to explore the different worlds of authentic Balinese life while enjoying your private picnic in a very picturesque venue.
Taking you deep into the heartland of Bali, the trek begins from Koko Bambu, descending the steps to the ancient temple guarding the entrance to the timeless beauty of virgin rainforest and rice fields. Our Capella Camp Ranger will lead you to this beautiful world of nature, pointing out plants and flora of interest before exploring a rural Balinese house and the magic of the Sacred Hanging Fountain. Afterwards, enjoy a private picnic-style lunch with panoramic views before heading back to the resort.
Unlock your artistic talent at Keliki Art School followed by a traditional Balinese picnic lunch. I Wayan Gama is one of the young maestros of Keliki. Beginning his career as a professional painter back in 2002, he, together with a few villagers, set up a painting school for children in order to keep traditional Keliki painting skills and culture alive. Students as young as 7 years old begin their journey as a painter under the tutelage of Wayan Gama. Time to try your hand.
Discover the mystifying meanings of Hindu astrology and their implication for the soul. This journey takes you to Pura Pucak Penulisan that is situated 1745 meters above sea level in eastern Bali. Continue on to Pura Dalem Balingkang, which translates literally as “The King of Bali”. The history behind the name reflects the union between Sri Kesari Waradana and his Chinese wife from the Chung Dynasty, Tang Ci Keng, whose marriage is immortalized in the Barong Landung Dance. Witness magnificent Hindu architecture in local houses and temples, and learn of its meaning and purpose from your Capella Camp Ranger.
Learn how to master the art of the perfect brew and how to become a home barista in a day! Capella Ubud, Bali is exclusively affiliated with Seniman Coffee that has a reputation for serving only the best coffee in Indonesia. Your coffee workshop will begin from the moment you step into the café, where you will visit their brewing and roasting house. Enjoy an Indonesian-style lunch at a privately reserved table at Seniman Coffee while enjoying the coffee you have made.
Unlike New Zealand and other chocolate producing countries, Indonesia has an amazingly unique cocoa bean, thanks to our tropical climate. Traditional farmers and thriving cocoa-growing communities are essential to bringing you the chocolate you love! You will be invited to taste more than 10 chocolate bean varieties, witness the process of cocoa beans becoming chocolate, then try your hand at making your very own chocolate bars. Enjoy lunch in Koko Restaurant Ubud while waiting for your chocolate creation to be ready to bring home!
Rediscover what is important in life. Disconnect from the outside world and reconnect with your loved one with 24 hours of absolute indulgence, from sunrise to sunrise. Begin your morning with a Balinese holy water ritual followed by pranayama on your own private deck. Explore a different technique of self-healing through Swadhistana Chakra Balancing, be pampered with a 2-hour Senja Massage, including a full bath ritual, and enjoy a camp inspired dinner tailored by our in-house Chef. The experience ends the next morning with a purification ritual at our Wos Beji River temple.
Nestled between Ubud’s rainforest, rice terraces and the Wos river, Capella Ubud brings the wonders and myths of Bali’s exotic past to life. Inspired by the early European settlers from the 1800s, architect Bill Bensley conceptualized this ultra-luxurious tented camp as a tribute to their spirit of adventure. During the day excursions can be arranged by Capella’s gracious and unobtrusive Personal Assistants. Or, an afternoon of pampering spa treatments are available at the Auriga Spa. Gastronomists can indulge in the dining tent, which offers a choice of two inventive restaurants, a highly interactive Asian street food barbecue venue, or The Mortar and Pestle pool bar. When night arrives find a spot at the camp fire to meet guests and local storytellers while enjoying the essence of Bali’s untouched natural surroundings.
Dining at Capella Ubud is equally impressive with a team of chefs on hand to create inspired Indonesian feasts or exclusive private dining requests. For entertainment, guests can explore the nearby paddy fields or local villages on the hotels complimentary bicycles or relax on your private decking and enjoy a traditional Indonesian massage. Alternatively relax in the Capella Library and enjoy the sounds of nature and a good book. The centre of Ubud is only a short car ride away and complementary transfers run throughout the day allowing guests to enjoy Ubud’s many attractions and experiences.
Our refined camp is more than a hotel. Constructed in between all of the trees and hidden from afar, it captures the imagination of those who aspire a truly unique experience that allows them to enjoy the essence of Bali’s untouched natural surroundings in personalize and stylish comfort. Capella Ubud, Bali offers twenty-two one-bedroom tents and one two-bedroom lodge; all with private salt water pools.
Five Terrace Retreats, with an outlook to the rice terraces and the rainforest. Four Rainforest Retreats, offering a rainforest setting and views. Ten River Retreats, offering a Wos river experience and views. Three Keliki Valley Retreats, offering unobstructed, elevated Keliki valley views. The two-bedroom lodge mirrors the same facilities as that of the onebedroom tented retreats, inclusive of a 23 sqm (248 ft) salt water pool and offers impressive rainforest and Keliki valley views.
Our five Terrace Tents overlook the rice terraces and rainforest from large outdoor decks, with daybeds and poolside sun loungers around a salt-water plunge pool. Inside, timeless charm meets sumptuous modern comforts such as the hammered copper freestanding bath and art and antiques from the owner’s private collection.
Scattered around the camp inside the rainforest, our Rainforest Tents have views across the lush surroundings, which can be enjoyed from the outdoor salt water pool and large deck. With some set into the sloping terrain, the proximity to nature and the beauty of Bali is respected with the subtle yet luxurious comforts within the tent.
Looking out to the Wos river, considered a sacred and spiritual place in Ubud, the River Tents are the place to be soothed to sleep by the closeness of nature and the water. Individually styled, each retreat is inspired by the vocations of early explorers, enhanced by modern amenities and thoughtful touches including organic bathroom products and beautiful hammered copper baths.
Keliki Valley Tent
Curl up on a daybed or relax on a poolside lounger next to your saltwater infinity pool. Our three Keliki Valley Tents enjoy unobstructed views across the beautiful valley and rainforest from the large outdoor deck and dining area. Inside, explorer-inspired design and modern comforts are combined to create a private, luxurious sanctuary for our guests.
The Lodge boasts an exotic, oriental Chinese colourscheme and design blended into the terraced landscape. It offers impressive unobstructed, lush green Keliki valley views, an open plan living room, a master bedroom with a king sized bed, a twin bedroom with two double beds, two bathrooms (one featuring a Japanese bath tub and one with a hand-hammered copper bath) and a large wooden deck with two large daybeds. A private 19 sqm (205ft) private salt water pool further compliments this accomodation that is best suited for an adventurous small family or the well-heeled traveller seeking stylish and lavish accommodation and tranquility amongst untouched surroundings.
Food & Beverage options include Mads Lange – the camp’s dining room, Api Jiwa – an intimate and highly interactive Asian barbecue and The Mortar and Pestle pool bar. The Camp Fire is not merely the place to meet the local storyteller over pulled hot chocolate and toasted marshmallows but, weather permitting, an equally great venue for casual dining.Inspired by the spirit of discovery, our Ubud restaurants add an unexpected twist to traditional flavours, influenced by the jungle setting and local heritage. Seasonal, sustainably-farmed ingredients are the priority at Mads Lange, while Api Jiwa cooks up intimate, authentic Asian barbecue food. Enjoy comforting camp snacks around our Camp Fire, as you listen to live storytelling or a nostalgic film.
Mads Lange is our camp’s split-level dining room named in honour of the famous Danish spice trader and peacemaker of Bali Mads Johansen Lange, nicknamed ‘The White King of Bali’. The focus is on seasonal and sustainable dishes created using locally-farmed ingredients and influenced by the historical spice trail. The Camp’s split-level tented dining room is named in honour of the famous Danish spice trader, entrepreneur and peace maker of Bali, knight of the Order of the Netherlands and recipient of the Danish Gold medal of achievement – Mads Johansen Lange, nicknamed “The White King of Bali”. Offering a contemporary European homemade and home-grown epicurean dining experience driven by seasonality and sustainably farmed produce.
Inspired by the Sanskrit word for soul of fire, this is a highly interactive and intimate Asian barbecue that serves authentic and new age bites in a theatrical enrichening neck to tail, farm to table culinary fashion. Expect no elaborate menu as the Chef will tailor a delectable sensory journey according to your desires.
The Mortar And Pestle Bar
The poolside Mortar & Pestle Bar is at your service with light and refreshing snacks alongside a wide range of cocktails, a menu curated to reflect the harmony of Mother Nature’s ingredients and sounds, handcrafted using traditional methods.
The Camp Fire
The Camp Fire invites you to spend an evening under the stars, relaxing around the fire and listening to fascinating tales shared by a local storyteller over camp favourites such as hot chocolate and toasted marshmallows. Some nights the Camp Fire will host silent black and white movies depicting Bali during the 1800s, on other nights you will be serenaded by our jungle orchestra.
The Officers Tent
The Officers Tent, exclusive to residents of Capella Ubud, Bali is the camp’s living room where morning coffee, afternoon tea and the daily evening cocktail and canapé ritual are served. The unobtrusive and highly personalised services of a dedicated Capella Personal Assistant further complement your stay.
There is a 30 metre salwater outdoor pool and a tented gymnasium –The Armory, for guests who wish to work out in style and yoga and Pilates by design, whilst an invigorating weekly schedule, with a diverse range of low and high impact camp excursions and activities further complement your exercise regime. Adventure wellness, pampering spa treatments designed around the moon phases, spiritual and sound healing as well as in-retreat rituals are on offer at Auriga Wellness. On-site activities include complimentary yoga, nature walks and cycling. Island experiences – sunrise volcano climbs, visits to ancient temples, helicopter trips to Nusa Pedina – can also be arranged.
The Cistern – a 30-metre long outdoor salt water rainforest pool.
Named after a constellation in the northern hemisphere, Auriga Wellness bases its unique and distinctive approach on the different lunar cycles in line with the local Balinese and Hindu traditions. Cocooned in the rainforest at the heart of our camp, Auriga is an oasis for guests to indulge in bespoke treatments and rejuvenate among nature. Our spa experiences are drawn from Bali’s rich wellness tradition, with treatments using signature techniques and organic products exclusively blended for Capella Ubud, Bali. Treatments can be taken in our three spa tents or the privacy of your own tent. Capella Ubud, Bali’s wellness philosophy embodies the Auriga spirit: marrying soothing simplicity and pure indulgence delivered with a tailored, holistic approach.
Work out in style at the camp’s jungle-based tented gymnasium The Armory which features a state of the art line-up of workout equipment, free weights, TRX strength stations and the barre for barre-based classes. The Cistern, the 30-metre long outdoor salt water rainforest pool, located at camp central, lends itself perfectly for laps or an early morning aqua yoga session, whilst our Camp Rangers offer a series of low and high impact guided adventure wellness activities.