- Tanah Gajah a Resort by Hadiprana, Ubud is a superb hotel that pays homage to the arts of Bali, housing a private collection of Balinese paintings.
- Privacy is of the essence at Tanah Gajah – the 20 villas and suites are scattered over a 5 hectare expanse of rural landscaping.
- Some rooms benefit from their own private pools, but there’s also a communal pool, plus tennis court and gym, which along with the spa offers gorgeous views across the paddies.
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- 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.
Ubud-bound explorers should begin their sightseeing adventure at the Ubud Palace, the former home of the last King of Ubud, located at the town’s central crossroads and host to nightly dance performances on a gilded hand-carved platform above the grand gardens. Animal lovers may also wish to visit the nearby sacred monkey forest.Ubud boasts nearly as many museums as temples. Those worth visiting include the Neka Museum for Balinese and Indonesian art, the Blanco Renaissance Museum, the Rudana, Puri Lukisan and ARMA Museum, the latter particularly on full and new moons for classic Balinese Cak Rina dance.Shadow puppetry and fire dance performances fill the evening calendar up here while special events in Ubud include the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival held every October.
Antique shops, clothing boutiques and art galleries line the streets of Ubud, offering a one of a kind and rewarding shopping experience. Our favourites include jeweller Jean-Francois Fichot (Jalan Suweta No. 6) for unique seashell rings festooned with jade to Brazilian tourmaline chokers and buffalo horn home wares. Macan Tidur (Monkey Forest Road) is also worth a stop for its museum-quality textiles from around the Indonesian archipelago as is Studio 22K (Jalan Raya Ubud) for the charming kocokan temple game, played on a canvas mat hand-painted with mythical turtles, fish and snakes by local artist Made Subrata.
Hidden among the lush undulating hills of Bali’s culture-rich highlands, this most private of resorts sits among thriving rice fields as far as the eye can see. Tanah Gajah a Resort by Hadiprana, Ubud is an intimate retreat with twenty individual villas, each one uniquely featuring original Balinese artworks. This rustic chic five-hectare property that nestled at one edge of the seemingly endless paddy fields is perfect for those seeking serenity and rejuvenation. Tanah Gajah is a luxury retreat a short drive from Ubud, the cultural and mountainous centre of Bali.
The private estate is a collection of exquisite villas, many with their own pools where you are attended to by your own private butler. Resting in the exclusive private Tanah Gajah estate, the hotel is a secret garden of sumptuous villas and suites surrounded by working rice paddies. Traditional Balinese architecture, local artefacts and contemporary design and comfort blend seamlessly to create exceptionally exclusive and luxurious private residences. Tanah Gajah is a superb hotel that pays homage to the arts of Bali, housing a private collection of Balinese paintings. The luxuriously secluded villas are tucked into a garden of trees, lotus ponds and small lakes. A beautiful island retreat.
Modern Balinese décor prevails here with clean lines, neutral colours and the very highest quality throughout. There are one-bedroom Suites, Pool Villas and Spa Villas. The Suites have a large bedroom, spacious indulgent bathroom with outdoor shower and a stunning private terrace. The Villas all have an outdoor bath, an al fresco dining area beside a 10 metre private pool and sundeck. The Spa Villas have a private spa room with two treatment beds, cold plunge pool, sauna, semi outdoor bathroom and private terrace. A daily 90-minute treatment is included. There is also a large two-bedroom estate with private pool. All suites and villas include: espresso machine, 32 inch flat screen TV, WiFi, daily newspaper and fresh fruit, minibar, iPod docking station and Bose entertainment system with CD/DVD player.
One Bedroom Suite
One Bedroom Suite with views of lotus and lily ponds, the spacious and artfully appointed One Bedroom Suite at 70 m2 combines cozy indoor and outdoor living space with plush sleeping quarters, original artwork on exposed brick walls and sultry, open-air bathrooms that offer a touch of Ubud’s tropical jungle.Attentive butlers are the cherry on top of the many services and amenities that come with.
One Bedroom Pool Villa
The 280 m2 private villas consist of a combined bedroom and living area, a large bathroom with shower and outside bathtub, a dining bale in the garden and private nine meter pool with sundeck. All villas are surrounded by walls to offer complete privacy and each villa is appointed its own butler-the ultimate in personalized service.
Spa Pool Villa
The 210 m2 Spa villa consists of a large living room with dining table and indoor daybed, separate bedroom with queen size bed and special treatment room featuring a large bathtub and private swimming pool. Each villa has terrace, furnished with a relaxing daybed, overlooking the gardens of Tanah Gajah.
Family Pool Villa
Fun for the whole family takes on new meaning in this one-of-a-kind, spacious flat-level family villa with a master bedroom and twin-bedded guestroom plus an ample tropical garden designed for spending quality family time together. Unwind with a deep soak in the outdoor terrazzo bath, or join your children to splash and swim in your private pool. Beyond the beauty and privacy of this family-friendly haven, parents will find this villa’s best feature is your dedicated butler, who caters to your every need including safe care of your young ones so you two are free to blissfully reconnect at the spa or by dining à deux under the Ubud stars.
The Hadiprana Villa
Tanah Gajah’s founder and owner, Hendra Hadiprana originally built this one-of-a-kind two-bedroom estate as the master accommodation for him and his wife. This exclusive suite features some of the finest paintings, antiques and artefacts from his vast private collection, all set in 570 m2 of sprawling space.The luxury two-bedroom villa has a spacious master bathroom equipped with an outdoor Jacuzzi bathtub, and a twin-bedded guestroom with an ensuite bathroom, granting both bedrooms comfort as well as privacy. The spacious living and dining areas are perfect for hosting intimate dinner parties. Outside, amidst the resort’s lush tropical gardens, sits a private 10-metre long swimming pool with an extensive deck with lounge chairs and a large comfortable bale for your personal use, making it a magical retreat for couples, families and groups.
The Club Lounge and The Restaurant provide a unique venue for cocktails, afternoon tea and dinner overlooking the paddy fields. The Bird Lounge is a great place for drinks and in villa dining options are extensive as are romantic private dining venues around the estate. There is a 35 metre swimming pool, tennis court, yoga studio, state of the art gym and serene spa overlooking the verdant fields.
The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah restaurant offers unobstructed panoramic views of Tanah Gajah’s rice fields and the tropical jungle beyond from every table. A backdrop that is almost enough to distract from the gastronomic pleasures ahead. Settle onto a padded cane chair in the airy dining room under the traditional Balinese thatched roof for breakfast, lunch and dinner, when countless candles flicker amidst the paddies. The rice that accompanies our Balinese cuisine comes straight from the same surrounding paddies, while Western and Asian specialities benefit from our Singapore-native Executive Chef Dean Nor’s 17 years of professional experience working on an island renowned for its cultural affinity to good food.
The pool bar
Whether you choose to stay horizontal on the poolside, reclining on padded sun loungers or take shelter from the midday sun at one of the tables inside our thatched-roof pool house, the Chedi Club pool bar offers ultimate relaxation and luxury. During the day, you can dine from the Restaurant’s full menu of Western and Indonesian gourmet fare or enjoy afternoon tea. Come cocktail hour however, why not consider signature sips such as Tanah Gajah Purple Basil and, perhaps a Tambo premium cigar, handcrafted in Indonesia by Cuban rollers.
Seeking something even more indulgent than room service? Ask your butler to organise a private candlelit dinner à deux in the rice paddies for a truly memorable and romantic experience. Or let our team know what time is best for breakfast after a morning swim or sunrise yoga and The Chedi Club’s famously fluffy banana pancakes, hearty homemade muffins and a plate of exotic fruits will arrive precisely at your preferred time.
A complimentary limousine service can take you to and from Ubud when you feel like exploring the many galleries, shops, restaurants and cafes. Other activities include cookery classes, yoga and meditation, nearby golf, cycling tours, weekly cultural performances, trekking and rafting.
At GHM, we believe in providing our customers with a luxury experience, from the moment they step out of the plane, to the second they leave their temporary home. Our hotels are luxury choices for those who truly want to escape, with a range of 5-star resorts in Bali, Mumbai, Muscat and Andermatt. Our resorts and retreats offer the perfect place for people to relax, whether it’s for the dream honeymoon, or simply a week-long pick-me-up. If you are interested in indulging during your holidays, pick The Chedi Club Tanah Gajah. Surrounded by beautiful, unique landscapes and boasting luxury temporary living, you’ll find it hard to leave us. Be sure to get in touch with GHM today if you are looking for more information regarding accommodation and retreats. Let us deal with all those little details of the vacation, you can just sit back, relax and enjoy.
Our gymnasium which includes treadmill, stationary bike and free weights is ideal for those looking into keeping fit with a view. Enjoy your fitness regime as natural daylight streams through oversized windows while you appreciate the expansive view of Ubud’s palm-fringed rice paddies.
Some rooms benefit from their own private pools, but there’s also a communal pool.