Sanctuary for the Senses: 5 Reasons to Stay at Samsara Ubud

A stay in Samsara Ubud is unparalleled. Located in an unspoilt tropical paradise in Payangan Ubud, Bali, the holiday haven is designed for mental, spiritual and physical renewal. Seventeen magnificent villas well-appointed with lavish decorations and high-quality furnishings make up this sanctuary. Samsara Ubud offers not only a sensory explosion of sound, sights and colour but also mouthwatering menus. Here are five reasons to start planning your Bali vacation and stay at Samsara Ubud.

1. Rainforest Retreat

As you enter Samsara Ubud, you will be greeted by awe-inspiring views of the Payangan rainforest and the valley, enhanced by the soft sounds of a nearby waterfall. The secluded and tranquil sanctuary is perfect for romantic couple getaways, summer retreats with friends or special celebrations with family.

Myriad facilities ensure absolute comfort and never a dull moment; a private heated infinity pool a gourmet restaurant, awe-inspiring vistas of the rainforest, state-of-the-art gym, two heated outdoor pools, lavish massage room and sauna. Professional and dedicated staff are on hand to ensure every holiday whim is met, but if you can stray from the comfort of your villa, you are only 20 minutes from Ubud, the island’s cultural heart.

2. Stunning Architecture & Interior

The world-renowned Indonesian architect Popo Danes has designed Samsara Ubud meticulously. He has made use of the multi-level and layered architecture – a tribute to Bali’s centuries-old rice terraces – and transforming it into a modern creation of Samsara Ubud. A mix of contemporary Balinese décor, rich teak furnishings and exotic fabrics create the villas’ statement interior. Wood meets glass; Makassar marbles meet thatched roofs; teak woods meet Paras sandstones, making for one the most uniquely designed boutique resorts in Ubud.

3. Unique Gourmet Destination

Signature breakfast at The Kelusa - Lobster and Egg

Drawing inspiration from the rich and diverse history of Balinese and Indonesian food, The Kelusa presents gourmet dishes crafted by Chef Iwan Sutrisno in a breath-taking setting. Signature dishes such as ‘Buntut Strozzapreti’ and ‘Betutu Canneloni’ reflect the harmonious blend of pure flavours and amazing taste combinations, providing a unique experience of haute cuisine. The elegant surroundings featuring teak woods and Bali Paras sandstones create a distinctive air of sophistication. Notable for its exemplary service, impressive menu, superb jungle views and elegant ambience, The Kelusa offers an exceptional dining experience in Ubud.

4. Amazing Adventure Opportunities

Myriad activities available to you are guaranteed to stimulate senses while gaining insights into the fascinating culture and traditions of Bali. The staff at Samsara will help with arranging trips as per your request. Adventurous activities such as Mount Batur sunrise trek, Tegalalang cycle tour and Campuhan ridge walk offers you a chance to explore the beauty of Ubud’s natural surroundings. You can also participate in cultural activities such as a Balinese water purification ritual at Tirta Empul water temple or a stroll at the nearby Kelusa village. All activities have been designed to accentuate Bali’s unique character and make your stay the richest experience possible.

5. Exceptional Wellbeing Experience at Chakra Spa

Signature bamboo massage at Chakra Spa - Samsara Ubud

Unveiling an oasis in the jungle, Chakra Spa is serene, exclusive and private. Chakra Spa emphasises on the intuitive art of touch of their spa therapists and natural wellness treatments. It is a sanctuary for discerning spa lovers who pursue an intimate retreat for rejuvenation. Choose your indulgence from soothing Balinese massages, healing reflexologies and rejuvenating body scrubs that blend traditional healing techniques with age-old beauty recipes. Immerse in an invigorating journey of holistic well-being and reach a perfect state of relaxation effortlessly.

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