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Alila Ubud

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   Desa Melinggih Kelod, Payangan, Bali 80572, Indonesia (Formerly The Chedi)
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Ranked #3 of 5 hotels in Payangan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our first port of call on our honeymoon in Bali. We were expecting a nice hotel, but this place blew us away! The complex is just so peaceful, and the pool is incredible. We particularly enjoyed the complimentary afternoon tea at 4pm every day, with teas and coffees, and delicious homemade Balinese treats. The macaque monkeys play in... More

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manchester
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for the first 3 nights of our honeymoon, and what a wonderful place. We loved the tranquility which surrounded the whole complex. We stayed in the valley villa and it was definitely worth the upgrade for the view, the privacy and the beautiful lodge. The Balinese cuisine in the restaurant was excellent, the breakfasts... More

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Braintree, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Alila, Ubud after travelling around Java for 8 days. Our plan was to relax for 6 nights whilst we were here, rather than going on any excursions. We stayed in a Superior room (please note, this is not superior to any other room, it is the "most basic"). The view was lovely and the facilities in... More

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
30 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely greeting and an upgrade to one of the Valley Villas. Wow, these are very, very impressive places to stay. Enormous living space, terrific views and immaculately presented. Fresh flowers in the room and on the balcony just added to the whole experience. But, the best comes at breakfast where you are treated to the best a la carte experience... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You are in the forest surrounded by ancient trees and of course those cheeky monkeys! It is amazing, we stayed in another Alila hotel and this one was also up to the high standards we had previously encountered. I will say that the rooms, food and all round experience is top notch. The unique attributes though are of course that... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My Husband and me were there for 3 Days for a part of our Honeymoon trip. It was a great experience, the location is beyond beautiful, the Hotel is incredible, and lets not speak about the amazing infinity pool that blends in with the colours of the nature surrounding it. We stayed at a Villa room, I miss that bathtub... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Alila is exactly what you expect from Bali: calm, serene, beautiful. The hotel is isolated and so not so close to the main restaurant/bar area. it's really quiet, not many kids The shuttle bus service runs 3 times a day which was okay, we got a taxi a few times which wasn't too expensive. The staff are really friendly and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A lovely hotel with beautiful views, the food is great ( thank you chef Erwan) location is nice because its easy to get into town yet you have the added value of being out in nature. There are quite a few downsides to this hotel though, its not a place to go with young children there are a million stairs... More

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Alasdair D, General Manager at Alila Ubud, responded to this review

Dear tzaky, Greetings from Alila Ubud, we appreciate you taking the time to provide us with your constructive feedback. I'd like to thank you for the very kind comments on the friendliness of the staff and the beauty of our location. We like to think that the 15 minute distance from Ubud is to our advantage as we are still... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was expecting magical things fro Alila Ubud following all the hype about the hotel. The pool, of course, was pretty special and I can see why it consistently features on 'best hotel in the world' lists. I was surprised to see though that the view from the infinity pool does over look many other buildings in the hills which... More

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Alasdair D, General Manager at Alila Ubud, responded to this review

Dear strange227, Greetings from Alila Ubud and thank you for the valuable feedback on your recent stay with us. I am in full agreement with you that the services and experience received during your stay are not up to the standard of 4 star hotels and certainly not up to the ​quality ​level that Alila guests expect. You​r​ arrival welcome... More

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful hotel in an amazing setting, would definitely go back again. The staff were all friendly and helpful, and the food in the restaurant was brilliant. We couldn't fault any of it and the pool overlooking the valley was the best pool we've ever seen, especially with the monkeys climbing in the trees during late afternoon.

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Address: Desa Melinggih Kelod, Payangan, Bali 80572, Indonesia (Formerly The Chedi)
Location: Indonesia > Bali > Payangan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Alila Ubud 4.5*
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Also Known As:
Alila Ubud Hotel Gianyar
Alila Ubud Gianyar
Alila Ubud Bali/Payangan

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Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
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#2 Spa Hotel in Payangan #2 Top resorts Hotel in Payangan #3 Luxury Hotel in Payangan
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Alila Ubud hotel is a tranquil and secluded hillside retreat that sits high up on the edge of the rich green Ayung River valley in Bali's central foothills, in the traditional Balinese hill village of Payangan.The resort is located 15 minutes from Ubud, the island's cultural heart. Blending contemporary design and traditional Balinese architecture, the secluded courtyards, spacious terraces and private gardens of our charming Ubud boutique hotel create an intimate feeling like none other. ... more   less 
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