The never ending edge of an infinity pool will entice anyone to come take a dip in its warm waters. However when that edge is overlooking some of the most diverse flora and fauna of the world and a black sandy beach or looming volcanoes, the enticement becomes irresistible. This is what the island of Bali offers to its natives and travelers alike. Bali is just one of 17,000 islands in Indonesia, but is the most popular destination for vacationers in the country.
Bali is known for its perfect climate, spiritual practices, and luxurious resorts, it is no wonder this island is a perfect vacation destination for relaxation. And what better way to do that then to slip into an infinity pool in the epicenter of heaven. Just because you may not have an infinity pool of your own while in Bali doesn’t always mean you can’t seek one out and indulge.
Here below are the eight best infinity pools that Bali has to offer, whether they are private or resort owned.
1. Alila Villas Uluwatu
The true magic of an infinity pool when it seamlessly meets the ocean is quite exquisite and Alila Villas Uluwatu captures that perfectly with their cliff view resort. Not only is this resort luxurious and relaxing but it was also the first resort in Indonesia to take the initiate and receive the highest level of certification for a green initiate, meaning they give an ultimate luxury experience to its vacationers while at the same time respecting nature. The resort has 65 private villas each with their own pools and open plan ideas to connect from the outdoors to indoors flawlessly.
2. Hanging Gardens of Bali
The Hanging Gardens of Bali is known for having the ‘World’s Best Swimming Pool,’ and rightfully so! Take one look at this gorgeous pool and you’ll want to dive right in. The Hanging Gardens of Bali offers 44 private villas and endless spa treatments, gourmet food options, and picturesque views. It was also selected as Bali’s number one honeymoon destination by TripAdvisor. The resort was built in 2005 in the jungles of Bali on a 45 degree slope; this is what creates picture perfect views from almost everywhere on the resort and the feeling of floating in the treetops.
3. Karma Kandara
This infinity pool is located on Bali’s Bukit Peninsula, also known as “Billionaires Row.” Its clifftop location gives stunning views of the ocean. The beach below is one of the top five beaches of Asia, hence the title- Billionaires Row. The cliff it sits atop is recognized for its powers of healing and good fortune, so good vibes are spread throughout this luxury resort. Their top selling bedroom pool villas have an exclusive garden and pool area and full kitchen.
4. Sundara Four Seasons, Jimbaran Bay
This Infinity pool isn’t attached to a luxury resort but rather a restaurant! This beachfront restaurant is named for the Sanskrit word “beautiful,” which they display not only in their exquisite architecture of the restaurant but also in their food! They offer anything from casual lunch dining to wonderfully romantic and sophisticated dinners. You can spend the entire day on the beach or in the pool and never have to move to be served endless tapas a la carte. You’ll have a five star experience for sure at this pool!
5. Ayana Resort, Jimbaran
Ayana is an all-inclusive resort and has it all! And when I say all I mean it- with 17 restaurants, private beach, 11 swimming pools, and amenities like spa facilities, fitness center and golf course there’s no need to even leave the resort. With eleven swimming pools, it was hard to pick just one! This infinity pool is located just in behind the private beach and gives the feeling of being in your own secluded shoreline.
6. The Mulia
The Oasis Beachfront Infinity Pool of the Mulia resort will have you thinking you could just keep swimming off into the ocean. The large statues on either side of the pool double as fountains which provide a relaxing sound that mixes with the ocean waves and gives you a relaxing tone to lull you to sleep in one of the cabanas. The Mulia offers a wide range of beachfront activities and five star dining to bring their experience up to the top.
7. Alila Ubud
This resort, located in the central foothills of Bali, has an intimacy that could only be achieved by being tucked away on the edge of a hill. However it is only fifteen minutes away from Ubud, the cultural center of the island of Bali. The infinity pool located here has perfect views off of the foothills down to the Ayung River. The resort offers many activities to create a full relaxing experience for its guests.
8. The Viceroy Bali
This infinity pool is located at the Viceroy, a local family owned resort. It is home to 25 private pool villas and is a top location for weddings and honeymooners alike. It is known as one of the world’s most tropical, pampering and romantic resort. The valley that it is located in is called the “Valley of the Kings,” because of Balinese Royalty who have lived nearby. The pool has cabanas that extend off the terrace and include a full bar with views of the striking Bali foothills.
Dubbed ‘Paradise on earth’, Bali’s spectacular sceneries, lush green rice paddies, white sandy beaches and cliff edge luxury villas are a sight for sore eyes. Whether you’re planning an exotic getaway with your beau or a leisurely trip with your friends and family, we’ve got you covered. Read on to know all about the finest luxury villas you will ever come across in Bali with all the amenities and housekeeping team you need to live like royalty!
Located in the Seminyak on the Southwest coast of Bali, Villa Jepun’s prime location makes it stand out from the rest. Tucked away in the confines of the estate in the highly sought-after suburbs, Villa Jepun is an exclusive 3-bedroom villa with a private 8-metre swimming pool and sun lounges. Surrounded by lush tropical gardens and exquisite Balinese statues, Villa Jepun is the perfect place to live in for those who prefer to spend most of their time outdoors. The rooftop terrace is an ideal place to hang out with friends and family for drinks after sun down.
The chic contemporary bedrooms are fully furnished with king size beds, decorative headboards, high thread-count bed linen and plush floor rugs. Each bedroom is equipped with flat screen wall mounted TVs with satellite cable, DVD players and air conditioning. That’s not all; the luxury villa is also assigned with a butler, in-house manager and housekeeping staff to ensure to assist guests with grocery shopping, special in-villa feasts, restaurant bookings, tours and transport as well as massage and spa services. Also, the villa is secured with a 24 hour security to ensure safety and privacy at all times.
If you’re looking for a luxury villa just a stone’s throw away from the trendy suburbs of Seminyak, Villa Jepun is the ideal place to live during your stay in Bali.
The newly renovated Villa Lanai is located in the heart of Seminyak, providing its guests with the ultimate luxury living experience in Bali. Tastefully decorated with a minimalist touch, this high-end villa offers a comfortable, homely environment to relax with friends and family. Villa Lanai has two chic bedrooms and a spacious living area with a fully equipped kitchen.
Furnished with two king size beds, L-shape sofa, rattan day bed, high definition 46 inch TV and a 32 inch TV in each bedroom. The best part yet, this cosy luxury villa has a private swimming pool enclosed by a lush manicured garden to ensure privacy.
The best part yet, Bali’s top of the line restaurants, boutiques, beaches and clubs are just a stroll away from the villa sanctuary. The beautiful villa is complimented by a friendly villa staff including a personal butler and housekeepers to help with the maintenance and upkeep of the villa.
The beautiful, newly built Villa Maria located in a calm secluded spot away from the hustle and bustle of city life, just a few metres away from the Double 6 Beach in Legian. The stylish four-bedroom villa is spread over two levels welcomed by a small tropical garden that leads the way to a private swimming pool accompanied by wooden decking and sun loungers for guests to relax outdoors.
Fully air conditioned and furnished according to superior international standards, Villa Maria offers a truly one of a kind luxury living experience in Legian, Bali. The ground floor is graced by a spacious open plan living area decorated in a subtle muted colour palette that makes the tribal arts and crafts décor shine through. The living area is ideal for a large family or group of friends with sofas and dining tables to accommodate more than eight people. The contemporary open kitchen is equipped with all the necessary kitchen appliances and amenities you need to live comfortably throughout your stay at the villa.
The master bedroom located on the ground floor has a large king size bed with a modern attached bathroom comprising a rainfall shower, a double vanity unit and a large bathtub. The remaining three double bedrooms with attached bathrooms located on the second storey are inspired by the traditional Indonesian Joglo ceilings. All the bedrooms are equipped with satellite televisions, DVD players and WiFi connectivity.
The housekeeping staff of the villa will be present throughout your stay to assist you with the day to day running of the household as well as the maintenance and upkeep of the villa.
An exquisite three-bedroom villa located just a stroll away from the Batu Belig Beach, Villa Alun’s traditional Balinese pavilion style architecture, lush tropical garden and cosy décor will leave you awestruck. Striking a perfect balance the traditional and contemporary layout, Villa Alun’s generous lounge and dining area with a spacious attached kitchen is perfect for medium sized family or group of six.
The luxury villa has a private swimming pool and an Alfresco pavilion where you can have outdoor barbecue get-togethers. All three bedrooms have a scenic view of the swimming pool and lush greenery surrounding the villa sanctuary with en suite bathrooms equipped with modern showers, circular baths and twin vanities. Each bedroom is fitted with a large flat screen television with satellite cable and DVD player. The entire villa is fully air conditioned with speedy WiFi connectivity. The warm and attentive housekeeping staff will help you run the household, take care of the maintenance and provide support 24/7.
Vila Alun’s prime location will keep you close to all Bali’s top tourist attractions, clubs and restaurants nearby the Batu Belig Beach like Mosaic, Naughty Nuri’s, Sardines, Sobat, Metis and Slippery Stone.
These are the four top of the line villas that provide an unparalleled luxury living experience in Bali. These villas comfortably accommodate families or groups of six to eight people and equipped with all the necessary amenities you’ll need to throughout your stay at the picturesque island of Bali.