We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Nice place....” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Jamahal Private Resort & SPA

Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 8 more sites!
You added Jamahal Private Resort & SPA to your Saves list
Jamahal Private Resort & SPA
5.0 of 5 Resort   |   Jl. Uluwatu I, Jimbaran, Bali 80364, Indonesia   |  
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Offers & Announcements
VIP kiss - save 44%
Ranked #1 of 45 Hotels in Jimbaran
Brussels, Belgium
Level Contributor
427 reviews
154 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
“Nice place....”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2009

Bali offers a lot of possibilty to stay. The Jamahal is a good one for the Bukit area.
A small hotel not far from the beach with all the confort of a 4 stars hotel.
It's the second time for me: no surprise then except the perfect maintenance of the place.
All the rooms are different and take care when you choose: sometimes you can find a better one. Our room "cempaka" was call "superior garden": we had a jacuzzi. But take care: not really a terrace with sun. Maybe try an other one. The breakfast is limited and expensive. The pastry basket is not an honor for the hotel for ex.
The staff is good but....you are more in the standart of Europe than the standart received in Bali. Don't expect the little "+" than you find in the great boutique hotels on the island. No flexibility without money (maybe like in Switzerland, the country of the owner). We try to have a late departure: no way : 50% of the night price ( the hotel was no full). We ask to use the shower of the spa: yes if we book for a seance of therapy, if not : no. We use than the shoxer of the "private beach".....Is it really a bad point: in europe or in US, you expect it , in Bali no.....
In summary: a good hotel 4 stars, but the private resort.....the definition yes, the feeling about it no....Maybe the staff (the guest relation) have to learn the local practice and no import and adopt the practice from Europe or US

  • Stayed October 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

372 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (60)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2009

Although it is a very nice hotel in its own right, it's not in the same league as the intercontinental bail. The staff are no where as friendly, rooms are big, but decoration has an uncomfortable mix of southeast Asian, and western elements. Website is uninformative and looks like its been designed in the 90s. If the resort was located in Hawaii or the Caribbeans, it would a fantastic property, but given some of the competition (and their prices) in the area, I can only describe it as average. Next time i go Bali, I'm going back to the Intercontinental.

  • Stayed October 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 9
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
honeymoon_resort, General Manager at Jamahal Private Resort & SPA, responded to this review, July 4, 2015
thank you for your feedback, we hope you will find your preferred environment in a rather large hotel following a traditional and more conventional hospitality concept. we appreciate that you acknowledge the cleanliness and the quality of the personalized service which you have experienced in our boutique hotel.
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Antwerp, Belgium
Level Contributor
45 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2009

We were on honeymoon and found paradise.
We will never forget the warm welcome of the hotel staff, and the excellent service from them during our entire stay. Their professionalism and friendliness is something we did never see before.You get the feeling that everyone is there just for you. After just a couple of hours every staff member knows your name.

The villas are beautifull and very private, the bathroom is gorgious, and as they knew we were honeymooners, everywhere in the villa and in the bathroom there were flowers in the form of hearts. The pool is beautifull. In walking distance, they have a small beach which is excellent and if you don't want to walk there's always a shuttle from the hotel avalilable.

If you just want to relax or deconnect, this is the place to be and absolute worth coming here. It is not cheap, but it is worth every penny!

  • Stayed August 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
mm/dd/yyyy mm/dd/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Jimbaran
6.3 mi away
The Legian Bali – a GHM hotel
2.7 mi away
RIMBA Jimbaran Bali by AYANA
0.2 mi away
Kayumanis Jimbaran Private Estate & Spa
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
6.0 mi away
The Oberoi Bali
The Oberoi Bali
#6 of 122 in Seminyak
4.5 of 5 stars 1,202 reviews
4.0 mi away
Kayumanis Nusa Dua Private Villa & Spa
2.5 mi away
AYANA Resort and Spa
AYANA Resort and Spa
#8 of 45 in Jimbaran
4.5 of 5 stars 2,448 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Jamahal Private Resort & SPA? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Jamahal Private Resort & SPA

Address: Jl. Uluwatu I, Jimbaran, Bali 80364, Indonesia
Phone Number:
Location: Indonesia > Bali > Jimbaran
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Jimbaran
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Jimbaran
#1 Luxury Hotel in Jimbaran
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Jimbaran
#1 Spa Hotel in Jimbaran
#10 Family Hotel in Jimbaran
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Jamahal Private Resort & SPA 5*
Number of rooms: 13
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
In ancient sanskrit, "jamahal" means "precious time;" this small private estate has been transformed into one of Bali's best boutique resorts, a heaven for maximum 12 couples and honeymooners seeking precious time pampered by 70 attentive staff together. Private and cozy, jamahal is a splendid collection of ten suite villas and three villas. Structures and interiors artfully blend contemporary and traditional elements. Located in the center of former fishing village of jimbaran with a private beach club only 350 meters away from the resort. Definitely not a main stream resort but the place for a great service experience. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Travelocity, Low Cost Holidays, HotelTravel.com, Odigeo, Splendia, Hotels.com, Agoda and Jetsetter so you can book your Jamahal Private Resort & SPA reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Jamahal Private Resort & Spa Hotel Jimbaran
Jamahal Private Resort And Spa
Jamahal Private Hotel
Jamahal Private Resort & SPA Bali/Jimbaran

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing