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Dara Ayu Villas & Spa

Jl Raya Buahan No.88X | Majangan Payangan, Ubud, Bali 1234, Indonesia
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Ranked #81 of 210 Specialty lodging in Ubud
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

So our check in was at 2pm,we arrived at 3pm to find the staff were still unaware that we were coming. We were then told to wait in main lobby so they could make up our room without any apologies.Not only did we have to wait an hour we decided to order lunch while we were waiting but we were... More

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daraayu, Owner at Dara Ayu Villas & Spa, responded to this review

We have investigated this review and acknowledge that our internal procedures let us down with respect to the notification to on site staff of the impending arrival of these guests. We sincerely apologise for this. We do not accept however that the site management acted in a rude manner. The guests were offered and accepted a free dinner from the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

What a beautiful surprise as you wind your way through the lovely tropical garden, over the stepping stones set in the ponds and water features that are the path to the main villa. The view in front of you is spectacular, with a magnificent infinity pool giving way to what feels like your own private valley of rice paddies and... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We stayed at Dara Ayu villas in February. Our taxi driver told us that he knew where the villa was but then promptly got very lost. Probably easier to tell your driver that this property is close to Hanging Gardens. The property is located high on the mountain and nights are decidedly chilly so it pays to bring something warm... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

My husband and I really enjoyed our stay. The buildings are architecturally designed, only 4 years old and really classy. The natural setting surrounding the buildings is truly divine and the buildings maximise on the gorgeous view. The photos do not come close to showing just how beautiful everything is. It was such a lovely setting we didn't want to... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Dara ayu is definitely set up in a scenic spot and the overall look is beautiful. Also, the staff present is most friendly, helpful and always smilling... But the goodness of the place ends here. One likes to be in nature... But it is slightly different when the nature comes into your room. We had booked a villa and a... More

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daraayu, Owner at Dara Ayu Villas & Spa, responded to this review

Clearly Mr Akshay did not have an enjoyable time at Dara Ayu and we regret that. We are the owners/investors of Dara Ayu Villas & Spa and contrary to his note, we have no problems with the management of the villas – Mr Akshay was liasing with the property management General Manager. We always strive to make Dara Ayu a... More

Singapore, Singapore
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

I had a great time at Dara Ayu, the staff were wonderful and the team co-ordinator, Adi is extremely hospitable and helpful. The villa is situated a little out of the way but if you rent a motor bike, transport is not an issue at all. I have to say, the pictures on the website do not do them justice... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

First impression is really beautiful..and the staff are helpful But too many facilities are not available,I can't even connect the wifi! Can't find any restaurant nearby,the food of hotel are taste less and pricely ,the shuffle service to the ubud down town are way too expensive,but stay at hotel are nothing to do,so we got no choice,so we willing to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Dara Ayu embodies the peace, tranquility and sanctuary of the Balinese mountains. Well away from the hussle and bussle of Ubud this property provides a little bit of luxury with a lot of heart and soul. The team at Dara Ayu went out of their way to make my stay as relaxing and enjoyable as possible. Set amoungst beautiful winding... More

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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Passing through the wooden gates at the entrance to this property is to leave the busy bustling Bali behind and to enter another world. There is a long path winding down the beatifully landscaped hillside to the main building, and while negotiating the stepping stones, every sense is engaged . An impression of moving from the material world to a... More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

If you are searching for a place that provides serenity and tranquility, Dara Ayu is the place to be. Located far away from the hectic city nothing can go wrong. Upon arrival we were surprised to see the location of the villa and I was preparing for the worst. However when we get to our rooms I was stunned by... More

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Address: Jl Raya Buahan No.88X | Majangan Payangan, Ubud, Bali 1234, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > Bali > Ubud
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Dara Ayu Villas Hotel Ubud
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dara Ayu Villas & Spa is a newly built boutique resort located near Ubud, Bali’s famous art and culture centre. It is set in its own valley and among the immaculate terraces of rice paddies so whichever villa you choose to stay you have the magnificent views of the rice paddies and also the mountains. It is especially designed for couples wanting to celebrate those special occasions like wedding, honeymoon or their love for each other. ... more   less 
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