About Villa Shambala
Villa Shambala is a hidden oasis – sophisticated, secluded and exclusive – yet only minutes from the boutiques, restaurants and nightlife of fashionable Seminyak.
With five elegant ensuite bedrooms and numerous lounge areas, this fully staffed villa blends the charm of traditional Indonesian architecture with the luxury and comfort of modern conveniences. Thoughtful use of space makes Villa Shambala the perfect choice for large groups or families sharing.
You won’t believe you are in the heart of bustling Seminyak when you step through the gates into the exquisite walled garden of Villa Shambala. Your holiday has begun.
Laze your days away by the pool, pamper yourself with a massage in the spa room, curl up with a book on the luxurious couch, catch a movie in the media lounge, take a short stroll to the beach or town, then come together with your group to sip cocktails on the deck, followed by a delicious meal in the elegant dining room, cooked by your own private chef.
With indoor and outdoor living and dining areas, two separate media rooms, and sun lounges throughout the gardens, there’s plenty of space for everyone to relax.
You will have a perfect night’s sleep in the elegant master suite, peaceful garden room or one of the charming ensuite bedrooms in the guest pavilion.
Your every need will be attended to by our wonderful team including a private chef, housekeepers and your very own butler, all dedicated to ensuring that you have the perfect holiday.
Central Seminyak, Bali, Indonesia.
10 people (5 ensuite bedrooms: 2 with queen-size beds; 3 with twin/queen beds).
Living room; indoor dining for 10; outdoor dining for 20; 2 TV lounges; outdoor lounge and poolside balé.
19 x 6 metres.
Villa manager; chef/cook; housekeeping; gardener; pool attendant; security; massage therapist and babysitter (extra charges apply).
Wide variety of western and Indonesian dishes available; requests accommodated (including special diets and children’s meals). Groceries and beverages are charged at market price (plus a 20% handling fee which is subject to service and tax at the prevailing rate).
Telephone; WiFi broadband internet access.
Satellite TV; DVD player; DVDs and CDs; sound system with iPod connection; books and games.
A dedicated spa room with two massage beds is available for in-house treatments by professional therapists (additional charge applies).
Baby cot; highchair; books, games and toys; TV lounge suitable for kids and other equipment available for hire.
Safety boxes; back-up generator.
A private car with driver can be arranged by the villa manager for additional charge, as can metered taxis.
2,100 sqm. (land).
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The family-friendly advantages of a villa holiday are many, including access to your own private facilities and the freedom to use them whenever you want. Knowing that your kids can run around happily, independently and safely without you having to worry about other guests, is a real plus – and one that means you are certain to have a more relaxed holiday too.
Villa Shambala is set up for families with children of all ages. Teenagers will be delighted to have the excitement of Seminyak on their doorstep; youngsters will love being close to the beach, and all will appreciate the independence of the guest bedroom pavilion and its cosy TV lounge. The garden offers plenty of open space and the pool is big enough for everyone to enjoy, with a shallow end for the little ones.
The team of friendly staff at Villa Shambala always make children feel as welcome as adults, and having these willing helpers on hand gives you plenty of flexibility and freedom to do your own exploring beyond the villa grounds (full-time babysitting incurs a small extra cost).
The staff understand that children can sometimes be fussy eaters, and will happily prepare meals to cater for them. They can also prepare babies’ meals. Just talk through your requirements and meal schedules with the villa manager or cook and they will take care of the rest.
Don’t worry about packing all that cumbersome kids’ equipment for your stay. Just let us know what you need, and anything we don’t have in-house (villa facilities include a baby cot, highchair, books, games and toys) we can hire on your behalf (click here to see list of available hire items).
Feel like a body scrub or massage? Just ask our staff to bring the spa to you! We can recommend deluxe treatments carried out in the privacy Villa Shambala’s dedicated spa room by fully trained therapists from a reputable local spa (extra charges will apply). Here’s a sample of what’s on the menu:
Release built up tension with a traditional Balinese massage. Using a combination of gentle stretches, acupressure and aromatherapy oils to stimulate the flow of blood, oxygen and energy around your body, this massage will have you totally relaxed in no time.
Foot reflexology is a natural healing art based on the principle that there are reflexes in the feet that correspond to every part of the body. Through application of pressure on these reflexes tension is relieved and circulation improved leaving you feeling balanced.
A full body scrub will exfoliate and hydrate your skin leaving it soft and smooth. A rejuvenating scrub combines a gentle abrasive material such as salt, coffee, rice bran or pecan hulls with essential oils to remove any impurities and make your skin glow.
Our hands and feet work hard for us every day but rarely get the attention they deserve. Treat them to a manicure or pedicure, which usually comes with the added bonus of a quick hand or foot massage.
Villa Shambala’s three single-storey pavilions all face the 19-metre pool. The villa’s main living pavilion lies at the far end and houses the master suite, garden room, living and dining areas, media lounge and well-appointed modern kitchen.
The guest pavilion is situated in complete privacy at the opposite end of the pool and comprises three ensuite bedrooms and the second TV room.
At the side of the pool is a private air-conditioned spa room with two massage beds, while comfortable outdoor seating and sun loungers are thoughtfully arranged poolside and throughout the gardens.
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The master suite in the main pavilion invites romantic nights and lazy mornings with its luxurious queen bed under an exquisite hand-carved teak canopy, spacious bathroom with rain shower and a semi-sunken stone tub, and floor-to-ceiling glass doors opening onto the tranquil lily pond garden.
Also in the main pavilion, the garden room is perfect for relaxing and romancing with its four-poster queen bed with net canopy, ensuite garden bathroom with stone tub and rain shower, and outlook to the lily pond and water feature.
The three bedrooms in the separate guest pavilion are beautifully appointed with queen beds, ensuite courtyard bathrooms, plush interiors and natural finishes.
These bedrooms face onto a central TV room and are ideal for children or extended family groups as the beds can also be configured as twins.
All bedrooms are air-conditioned.
Villa Shambala offers many delightful options for socialising with your group, relaxing with that special someone or taking some time out on your own.
The light and breezy living room features a huge U-shaped couch set around a coffee table and glass doors opening onto the shade-dappled deck, where you will find more couches and lounges.
There are two dining options – the elegant indoor dining area where a table for ten makes the perfect setting for a dinner party, or, for alfresco meals, there’s a generous twenty-seat table in the barbecue area.
The chic, custom kitchen is designed to be as pleasing to holiday cooks as it is to guests who would prefer to take a back seat at the breakfast bar and watch the villa’s private chef do the work.
The media lounge in the main pavilion is fitted out with deep sofas, a massive digitally projected screen, DVD player and satellite TV with surround-sound, and an extensive library of DVDs and CDs. Or, if you want to go low tech, there are shelves of books and games.
The TV lounge in the guest pavilion features comfy couches, large screen TV and DVD player. WiFi is available throughout the villa.
Double spa room
The delightfully private spa room has two massage beds for in-house treatments, which can be easily arranged by the villa manager.
Villa Shambala is in one of the most sought-after locations in Bali, offering you a complete hidden paradise in Seminyak’s ‘Golden Triangle’.
The villa is just minutes from Seminyak’s main street, Jalan Kayu Aya (also called Jalan Laksmana, Oberoi or ‘Eat Street’), where an impressive array of dining and entertainment options abound. Trendy boutiques, supermarkets and ATMs are all within a short walk of the villa, as are some of the island’s best known entertainment and dining venues, including Ku De Ta, W Hotel, La Lucciola, Potatohead beach club and other glamorous Seminyak staples.
Villa Shambala is also just 500 metres from the beach, where you can enjoy a variety of water sports, long seaside walks and beautiful Bali sunsets.
The villa manager will typically have a wealth of information about nearby places of interest and will help arrange transport and make any bookings required. Do also ask the staff about the local area. Invariably some of them will live nearby and will be able to give an interesting insight into some of the fascinating aspects of Bali life.
In the meantime, here is a taste of the many and varied activities on offer within reach of the villa.
- Sports enthusiasts should head to Bali’s prestigious Canggu Club, fifteen minutes away, with its state-of-the-art gym, tennis and squash centre. Round off your workouts with some fine international dining, then stock up on gourmet goodies at the nearby Canggu Deli.
- Catch a wave, or several, at some of Bali’s best surfing beaches, only ten to fifteen minutes away. Among the string of naturally beautiful beaches, don’t miss long-time surfers haunt, Echo Beach – but all are in prime position for Bali’s legendary sunsets.
- On Canggu Beach, be sure to visit mystical Hotel Tugu Bali. Listed in the Robb Report (the World’s Best of the Best), Bali’s first museum-hotel is studded with priceless Indonesian artworks and antiques. The boutique hotel’s award-winning spa offers age-old Eastern therapies.
- Make the de rigueur pilgrimage to sacred Pura Tanah Lot, one of Bali’s biggest tourist magnets. Perched high on a craggy wave-lashed rock, this ancient sea temple is most popular at sunset, but we suggest guests go early morning to enjoy the location in peace!
- Alternatively, view Tanah Lot from the 12th hole of Nirwana Bali Golf Course. Bordered by ocean and rice fields just down from the sea temple, no wonder this championship-standard course (designed by golf legend, Greg Norman) is frequently voted number one in Asia.
- Fashionistas and shop-a-holics should hotfoot it down to Bali’s most cosmopolitan enclave, Seminyak. From Villa Shambala, guests are minutes away from stylish, global-inspired restaurants – such as Sarong and Métis, chic boutiques and hipper-than-thou bars on Seminyak beachfront.
- Drive west to explore the unchartered West Bali region, where the charming Tabanan Regency reveals terraced rice fields of emerald green, volcanic mountains and black sand beaches dotted with fishing communities – the treasures that Bali is famed for.
- For a day of culture and dramatic landscapes, head north to Mount Batukaru with its major temple and the nearby rice-fields of Jatiluwih, a UNESCO World Heritage sight; or to the mountain town of Bedugul. From here, explore three volcanic lakes, including Bratan, with its photogenic and stunningly positioned Pura Ulun Danu – one of Bali’s most important temples.
- Ubud, the cultural capital of Bali, is around an hour’s cross-country drive away. An easy day trip to admire the workshops and galleries and maybe watch one of the many dance performances in the early evening, or enjoy one of the many restaurants perched over gorges or rice-fields.
- Pulau Dive Charters offers luxury boat charters around the beautiful islands and waters surrounding Bali. They specialise in private fishing, surfing and diving charters and also offer unique personalised day trips to Nusa Lembongan. Perfect for a family day out on the water or with a group of friends.
November 19th, 2016 – November 22nd, 2016
We had the most AMAZING experience here at Villa Shambala, I don’t think we have ever experienced such tranquility and welcoming attitude from all the staff. The attention to detail was above and beyond. Thank you to all that are involved here, we had such a pleasant stay.
Fiona C, Australia
November 6th, 2016 – November 13th, 2016
We have been taken care off very well by the staff in this beautiful and magnificent villa. Your arrangements that you help us with was been very good. The food was the best quality. Thank you from all of us to all of you.
Anders J, Singapore
October 28th, 2016 – November 4th, 2016
Thank you so much to the wonderful staff at Villa Shambala, you made our holiday so amazing. Nothing was too much trouble. Our kids loved the milkshakes and the banana fritters. The dinners in the villa were the best we had in Bali. The villa itself is out of this world. Such Luxury. We can’t wait to come back soon.
Megan K, Australia
October 20th, 2016 – October 25th, 2016
Fantastic, helpful service. Susi, Dewa, Arya, Ketut and other staff were always available and willing to assist, making our stay very comfortable and enjoyable. Ketut prepared us a number of meals that were delicious. The villa is beautiful, spacious and well maintained. We would definitely recommend Villa Shambala to friends coming to Bali.
Ms. C, Hong Kong
October 5th, 2016 – October 11th, 2016
Thank you for making our stay so wonderful! The villa is gorgeous and perfect for a group of friends or a family. We were able to thoroughly relax and unwind by the beautiful pool or in the lounge. The staff were magnificent friendly, helpful and ever present to care for our every whim. The food was delicious. Breakfast every morning and a highlight was the excellent BBQ on Sunday night. We will be back & will definitely recommend Villa Shambala to our friends in Hong Kong. Thank you again for everything.
Aldana A, Hong Kong
September 30th, 2016 – October 4th, 2016
Excellent Service. Amazing Foods.
Jeffry G, Australia
September 22nd, 2016 – September 25th, 2016
Great place, well maintained villa, perfect location, all the staff were so good and helpful. The pool is great and the rooms is nicely decorated.
Agung P, Hong Kong
September 15th, 2016 – September 20th, 2016
This is a magnificent villa complimented very very well by an excellent staff who were always available when we needed them.
Matthew H, British Antarctic Territory
September 6th, 2016 – September 10th, 2016
Amazing villa, lovely, friendly, attentive staff. Thank you for helping us have a wonderful relaxing break from our busy lives. It will be hard to return to real life with no fairies to look after us.
Nicky W, Australia
September 1st, 2016 – September 5th, 2016
Superb staff, very nice villa.
Kevin K, Indonesia
August 22nd, 2016 – August 28th, 2016
We spent 7 days in Shambala Villa in Seminyak and I can say the stay was wonderful. Perfect service provided by Arya and Susi, tasty and nice food prepared by Ketut. The Villa is very well equipped, big pool, nice rooms, but the best was the very convenient living room. Really nice stay in Shambala. I think we will return again.
Georgi S, Russia
August 5th, 2016 – August 11th, 2016
Our stay has been fantastic. Everything is clean in villa. Food service was great. Staff was very attentive. Arya is a great Manager and great friend. Staff was very friendly. Had a wonderful time.
Akram G, Singapore
July 29th, 2016 – August 5th, 2016
Thank you for an incredible stay in this beautiful villa. It is truly spectacular place physically but the experience is even more special because of the attentive and friendly staff who go out of their way to make you feel at home. They truly treat you like family. The meals were restaurant worthy and we are so sad to leave this beautiful place. Thank you to every staff member that made our stay memorable. We hope to come back soon.
Jill T, United States
July 1st, 2016 – July 14th, 2016
What can you say about 2 weeks in paradise, terrific villa, fabulous weather and a staff that exceeds any 5 star hotel? How about “Absolutely Brilliant”!
Daniela D, Austria
June 16th, 2016 – June 20th, 2016
Amazing!! Thank you chef, staff and everyone else. Love it! Love it! Love it! Thanks for having us Villa Shambala. Such a picture perfect place. The staff were lovely and the food was delicious. Had the best time. Cannot wait to come back.
Josephine H, Australia
June 10th, 2016 – June 15th, 2016
One of the most equipped villa with all the convenience and comfort. The highlight of the stay was the hospitality. The staff is super alert and active. They are extremely efficient and take extreme care from food to hygiene. Over all our stay was a memorable one. Thank you.
Jogani A, India
June 5th, 2016 – June 10th, 2016
Our expectations were exceeded in every way. We will recommend Villa Shambala and plan to return when possible. Great location, close enough to all the action but still very private, secluded and peaceful. The staff were very warm, friendly and nothing was too much. The quality of the food and drinks was great and to a very high standard. The design of the villa suited us and made the holiday very easy and relaxing even with three different families needs. Thank you so much! That was awesome.
Merryn S, Australia
June 1st, 2016 – June 4th, 2016
Lovely Villa, Extremely well done up and well kept. The staff is very professional and the Chef is exceptional. We enjoyed our stay.
Aayush A, India
May 24th, 2016 – May 29th, 2016
What a beautifully presented Villa. It was just perfect for what we were looking for. Great pool, accommodation, lot of space. Thank you to the lovely staff for all the assistance and hospitality and to the Chef for his good food. We are sure to be back sometime soon. Thanks.
Julie W, Singapore
May 21st, 2016 – May 22nd, 2016
Short but really nice stay at Shambala. The villa is really well maintained and clean. Thanks for the great lunch and the excellent dinner. It was really a pleasure to stay in this property where we can feel the Bali atmosphere.
Marc R, France
May 9th, 2016 – May 12th, 2016
This Villa was amazing with very friendly staff.
Teresa T, Australia
May 4th, 2016 – May 8th, 2016
Wow. Good service, nice place.
April 24th, 2016 – May 2nd, 2016
What a Divine week. We have been fed with beautiful Balinese food, drink and been pampered and looked after so well by the great staff at Villa Shambala. It has been an unforgettable stay in a secluded tropical haven. Lovely food and Balinese smiles have made our week. Not to mention massages and scooter rides. My sixth visit to Bali and the best visit ever. Thank so much. We can’t wait to come back.
Nerida C, Australia
April 10th, 2016 – April 17th, 2016
We stayed here with our friends and had such a fantastic time. We loved the fact that there was so much space, so parents & young adults alike could all spread out. We found the staff to be very friendly, helpful and efficient. Nothing was too much trouble. I will miss lazy time in and around the pool. Thank you to everyone for making our holiday so awesome!
Kathy G, Indonesia
March 11th, 2016 – March 16th, 2016
Thank you so much to the amazing, kind and caring staff at Villa Shambala. We have all had the most amazing, relaxing time at this most stunning Villa. All the staff have gone above and beyond and anticipated every need with a big smile.
Kate T, Australia
February 26th, 2016 – March 1st, 2016
This is a perfect place for a perfect holidays. Thanks again.
Natalia C, Poland
February 21st, 2016 – February 24th, 2016
My family and I had the best vacation ever at Villa Shambala. We loved and thoroughly enjoyed everything that was offered. Very tasty and fresh food (Thank you so much for the home made oatmeal cookies), Perfectly decorated bedrooms, welcoming and clear swimming pool, videos in the home theater. Everything was great. Most at all, all Villa Shambala staff are so nice, genuine and caring to our every needs. We are so sad to leave but feel blessed to have spent our wonderful holidays in this magical place. We hope we can be back soon.
Sandrine B, France
October 30th, 2015 – November 3rd, 2015
Villa Shambala was an amazing villa to stay at. From the beginning of the trip upon our late night arrival, staff met us with food and drinks and explained the villa to us. The staff was always willing to help in anyway possible. Food was prepared when and how we requested. The staff was more than willing to arrange taxis for our group and reservations at local restaurants. I was extremely impressed with the house and would definitely recommend it for anyone staying in Seminyak.
Mark C, Australia
July 5th, 2015 – July 11th, 2015
We loved Villa Shambala! Staff were amazing, we were so sad to leave . Will definitely stay again.
June 30th, 2015 – July 4th, 2015
Beautiful Property, well layout and absolutely amazing staff. Great Service and very helpful.
Nandeeta M, Australia
June 6th, 2015 – June 13th, 2015
The Villa is exactly as shown on the website – if not better. There is somewhere to “get away” for everyone. We were an extended family ( from 70 to 2) and the separate bedrooms worked very well. The outdoor eating area made for many happy family meals. The pool was large with a shallow end for younger children and deep enough and large enough for a decent swim. The staff were outstanding. There was always someone there for meals and the chef did a wonderful job of cooking for the children as well as the adults. Butlers, room attendants, gardeners were all helpful and nothing was too much trouble. A wonderful week. We had to drag ourselves away.
Jill Fletcher, Australia
May 10th, 2015 – May 12th, 2015
Thank you to all the staff at Shambala. Every person worked hard to ensure all of the guest were catered for. Great breakfasts, canapes and dinners. Beautiful property, beautiful kind Yoga teacher. Excellent massage therapist. We all loved our stay. Gorgeous bedrooms and wonderful flowers.
Julie G, New Zealand
February 20th, 2015 – February 23rd, 2015
All the staff are very nice so friendly and very good service
Henny W, Taiwan
February 13th, 2015 – February 19th, 2015
The villa is absolutely amazing just like heaven. The property location is incredibly private, but walking distance to the beach and Seminyak restaurants and shops. The service was excellent and the staff is just amazing. Thank you for everything! We miss you and can’t wait to go back.
Gabriella S, Hungary
May 24th, 2014 – May 27th, 2014
Best Villa I’ve ever stayed in. No need to leave.
Michelle S, Australia
May 9th, 2014 – May 16th, 2014
We had a fantastic stay in Villa Shambala. The villa is stunning and the staff were amazing. Annie was the chef, we ate some fabulous food from all around the world. Six adults and four children, plenty of room for kids to run around and plenty of space to not feel like we were living on top of each other. Couldn’t have been any better. Thank you
Jodi O, Australia
May 1st, 2014 – May 7th, 2014
Oh My!! we can’t rave enough about this place – although I want to keep a lid on it due to the fact that we don’t want it to become too popular we can’t get back in!!! We help my 40th poolside soire here and could not have asked for a better time! the staff could not do enough – the food impeccable – the atmosphere fun and fabulous when we needed it and relaxing and indulgent when things needed to be slow! our guests and ourselves were truly blown away with Wayan, Arya and his team!! well done to a fabulous bunch and a true gem of a villa!
Genevieve Montgomerie, Australia
“It’s like arriving home, only infinitely better.”
Inside four of the most luxurious super villas in Bali, Escape, October 18, 2016.
“You don’t need to spend hours on researching the right one, we took care of it and pinned down the 15 best villas in Seminyak to inspire you for your next Bali dream getaway.”
The Best Villas in Seminyak, The Asia Collective, Published October 15, 2016.
Rates & Availability
This villa comes with every conceivable luxury – and then some.
Enjoy the exclusive use of the whole villa, its private swimming pool and unlimited WiFi and the flawless service of its team of staff, including the villa manager, personal chef, villa attendants, housekeepers and security.
|Period||US$ / night||US$ / 10 nights or more||Min nights||Inclusions|
|05 Feb to 31 Mar||990.00++||842.00++||2|
|01 Apr to 12 Apr||1,190.00++||1,012.00++||2|
|13 Apr to 17 Apr||1,390.00++||1,251.00++||5|
|18 Apr to 27 Apr||990.00++||842.00++||2|
|28 Apr to 01 May||1,390.00++||1,251.00++||5|
|02 May to 15 Jun||990.00++||842.00++||2|
|16 Jun to 23 Jun||1,190.00++||1,012.00++||2|
|24 Jun to 20 Aug||1,390.00++||1,251.00++||5|
|21 Aug to 31 Aug||1,190.00++||1,012.00++||2|
|01 Sep to 14 Dec||990.00++||842.00++||2|
|15 Dec to 25 Dec||1,390.00++||1,251.00++||5|
|26 Dec to 02 Jan 2018||1,780.00++||1,691.00++||7|
|++Villa rates are subject to 15.5% service charge, taxes, etc|
|Period||US$ / night||US$ / 10 nights or more||Min nights||Inclusions|
|03 Jan to 07 Jan||1,390.00++||1,251.00++||5|
|08 Jan to 14 Feb||990.00++||842.00++||2|
|15 Feb to 21 Feb||1,390.00++||1,251.00++||5|
|22 Feb to 23 Mar||990.00++||842.00++||2|
|24 Mar to 28 Mar||1,190.00++||1,012.00++||2|
|29 Mar to 02 Apr||1,390.00++||1,251.00++||5|
|03 Apr to 08 Apr||1,190.00++||1,012.00++||2|
|09 Apr to 27 Apr||990.00++||842.00++||2|
|28 Apr to 01 May||1,390.00++||1,251.00++||5|
|02 May to 15 Jun||990.00++||842.00++||2|
|++Villa rates are subject to 15.5% service charge, taxes, etc|