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Banyan Tree Ungasan: Review

A collection of luxury villas perched high on top of a 70-metre cliff, providing panoramic views over the Indian Ocean and surrounding local villages. Breathe in the fresh salty sea air as you relax by the hotel’s colossal infinity pool or take a free buggy ride down the cliff to explore shallow rock pools at the beach.

The Banyan Tree Ugasan knows a thing or two about luxury. Spacious guest villas offer authentic yet luxurious Balinese furniture, marble bathrooms, and plenty of opportunities to relax with bedroom doors opening straight into a private swimming pool, optional floating breakfasts and barbeques, and comfy day beds nestled in a Balinese bale. Shared facilities go above and beyond as well, with fine dining restaurants, a divine day spa, and a romantic chapel for couples ready to say ‘I do’.

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Overview

Rating

5 star Hotel

Price

$$$$$Rates start at over $500 per night

Location

Close To Beach
  • 73 Rooms
  • Chain: Banyan Tree
  • Rewards: ALL – Accor Live Limitless, BT Rewards
  • Airport transfer available (charged)
  • Free on-site parking
  • Breakfast included
  • All ages welcome
  • Wheelchair friendly
  • Opened 2009
  • Check-in 2:00PM
  • Check-out 12:00PM

Photos

LobbyLobby
Ocean viewsOcean views
Pool barPool bar
Infinity poolInfinity pool
Pool chairsPool chairs
Around the hotel
Villa entranceVilla entrance
Private living roomPrivate living room
Dining areaDining area
Private pool with ocean viewPrivate pool with ocean view
Floating breakfastFloating breakfast
Private villa

Internet & Tech

  • Wifi access: Free (all guests)
  • Wifi strength: Very strong
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Power outlets: Convenient (local input)
  • Printer: Free (Lobby)
  • In-room safe: 13 inch laptop friendly
  • HDMI input in TV
  • In-room music player: Bluetooth & wired

Rooms

  • Cloud 9 bed comfort
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Excellent soundproofing
  • Ultra dark (bliss!) window coverings
  • Satellite Smart TV
  • Medium size in-room safe
  • Paid minibar
  • Mini fridge
  • Kitchenette
  • Kettle
  • Iron & board
  • Complimentary coffee & tea
  • Pod coffee machine
  • Rain shower head
  • Double Vanity
  • Luxury Soaps
  • Alarm Clock

Room types:

Pool Villa 403 sqm
1 king

1-bedroom villas with a separate living and dining area and a marble bathroom including a double vanity and bathtub. Large private outdoor area with a 10-meter infinity pool, jet pool, deck chairs, and daybed. Villas are available as either garden view, sea view, ocean view, or cliff edge ocean view.

Sanctuary Villa 565 sqm
1 king and 2-single

Same luxurious features as Pool Vilas with an additional bedroom and a 12-meter infinity pool. Also available as either garden view, sea view, ocean view, or cliff edge ocean view.

Living and dining roomsLiving and dining rooms
Complimentary local fruitComplimentary local fruit
BedroomBedroom
BathroomBathroom
bathtub with rose petalsbathtub with rose petals
Private pool, Jacuzzi, and sun loungesPrivate pool, Jacuzzi, and sun lounges
Poolside bale with daybed and dining tablePoolside bale with daybed and dining table
Pool villa

Facilities

  • Outdoor pools: 1
  • Poolside Bar
  • Fitness center
  • Spa services
  • Kids club
  • Kids playground
  • Kids playroom
  • Free daily activities
  • Free daily entertainment
  • Bar
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Busboy
  • Concierge service
  • Tour & activity desk
  • Moneychanger
  • Hot tub
  • Library
  • Manicured gardens
Infinity pool with inflatables
Chapel entranceChapel entrance
Chapel exteriorChapel exterior
White Dove Chapel for wedding ceremonies

Food & Drink

  • World class food quality
  • Best of the best food service
  • Room service available
  • Gluten friendly
  • Vegetarian options
  • Vegan options
  • Low-carb options
  • Wheat-free options
  • Soy milk available
  • Non-GMO
  • Restaurants nearby: A couple

Restaurants:

$$$$$Bambu Restaurant
International, Indonesian

Buffet breakfast restaurant also open for a la carte lunch and dinner. Indoor and outdoor seating available with views over the main infinity pool.

6:30am-11pm, 7 days
$$$$$Ju-Ma-Na
French, Japanese, Gourmet

Clifftop restaurant offering exquisite sunset views over the Indian Ocean. Meal options are predominantly French with a Japanese twist and expertly prepared by gourmet chefs. The adjoining bar offers a vast selection of fine wine and specialty cocktails.

12pm-11pm, 7 days
$$$$$Tamarind Restaurant
Balinese, Indonesian

Authentic, Balinese cuisine combining modern cooking techniques with traditional herbs and spices and fresh, local ingredients. Located within the most secluded and tranquil section of the hotel.

6:30pm-11pm, 7 days
$$$$$Pool Bar
Bar

Classic and specialty cocktails, barista coffee, and tasty snacks available.

11:30am-10:30pm, 7 days
$$$$$In-Villa BBQ
International, Indonesian, Vegetarian

3 selections of barbequed meals prepared and served in your villa by a private chef. Vegetarian options are available.

6:30pm-10:30pm, 7 days
Dining areaDining area
Buffet breakfastBuffet breakfast
Lunch menu - satay chickenLunch menu - satay chicken
Lunch menu - grilled salmonLunch menu - grilled salmon
Bambu Restaurant
Waterfront diningWaterfront dining
Outdoor dining/bar areaOutdoor dining/bar area
Romantic table settingRomantic table setting
Superb food presentationSuperb food presentation
Decadent desertsDecadent deserts
Ju-Ma-Na

What's Nearby

Melasti Beach Ungasan

Beach

A white sandy beach with a small temple, ideal for swimming, snorkeling, and romantic sunsets. Access via free return golf cart.

1.70 kms (1.06 miles) Driving time: 6 mins

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Uluwatu Temple

Religious
One of Bali’s most sacred temples perched high on a cliff overlooking the sea.

12.20 kms (7.63 miles) Driving time: 21 mins

Map... Get driving directions...

Approaching beach view from hotel pathApproaching beach view from hotel path
Reflective pools at sunsetReflective pools at sunset
Epic sunset at Melasti Beach UngasanEpic sunset at Melasti Beach Ungasan
Melasti Beach Ungasan
Guided walk through the jungleGuided walk through the jungle
Local villageLocal village
Local villager weaving basketsLocal villager weaving baskets
Nature hike near hotel

Insider Tips For Banyan Tree Ungasan

Watch out for cheeky monkeys as they lurk near villas awaiting a moment when the door is open for just a few seconds to swing in, with their eyes set on the minibar. Just call the reception to request a security guard deployment, armed with a trusty water pistol to shoo the local wildlife away.

Scorecard

Best Parts:
  • Luxury villas with spacious living and sleeping areas, marble bathrooms, Balinese-style furnishings, and private swimming and jet pools.
  • Enormous infinity pool that appears to float out over the sea.
  • Optional extras like floating breakfasts, inflatable pool toys for hire, and organized activities like nature walks.
  • Secluded location away from swarms of tourists and close to nature.
  • Free buggy service to nearby beach.
  • Romantic restaurants and chapels ideal for weddings.
Could Be Better:
  • Expensive dining and few alternative restaurants within walking distance.
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Contact Details

Banyan Tree Ungasan

Address:
Banjar Kelod, Jl. Melasti, Ungasan, Kec. Kuta Sel., Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80364, Indonesia
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