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The Sungu Resort & Spa
Ranked #93 of 192 Hotels in Ubud
Certificate of Excellence
London
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27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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“Simply amazing - what a great first four days to our honeymoon”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2012

Lovely staff and excellent rooms. We were in Deluxe Lanai 4 - highly recommended and the outdoor bathroom is really lovely. It's great to lie in the bath (as I did once) as the sun goes down with the sound of the crickets goes on around you.

Free shuttle in an dout of down is lovely, and the complimentary afternoon tea each day was lovely. Also, the food is outstanding, particularly the breakfasts - such wonderful fresh juices and fresh fruit plates, plus the loveliest Mie Goreng, Nasi Goreng and Bubur Ayam ever.

Free rice paddy trek was also great. We spent four nights here as part of our honeymoon and it was PERFECT. Staff are lovely and we will definitely be back!

Room Tip: Deluxe Lanai 4 was lovely!
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2012

Great service from staff. Free shuttle in and out of town upon request.
Free haf an hour massage for your stay.
Staff were friendly and always there when needed.
Gorgeous pool and lovely breakfast.
Free tea and coffee at afternoon tea time.
Loved the tea they use, had at least a pot per day :)

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  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2012

Nice little hotel. This is a no frills hotel, but that is what is nice about it. The only drawback is the shuttle does not start until 10 am, so if you want to do morning yoga you will have a good walk into town, but it is at least down the hill.

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2012

We stayed in Waka Namya from 16th to 19th June 2012. It was a wonderful stay. The resort has its own chharacter with a private swimming pool with almost every cottage. It is very close to Ubud (15 minutes walk or 5 minutes drive by fre shuttle) but at the same time in the middle of rural environment. The staff here are very nice and helpful. Stay in Waka Namya was one of the high points of our trip.

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2012

Set amongst rice fields in the hills of Ubud this hotel is comfortable but still with the old world Bali charm. The staff are very gentle and helpful. The rooms are different but fun. There is your own outdoor private bathroom - you can literately shower in the sun. The four poster bed has full netting making it feel very special. No TV but does have a basic mini bar. The massages are great at $40 per hour. The pool is small but nice. Very small number of guests. You can walk into the main street of Ubud in 15 mins or get the free hotel shuttle bus to drop you off and pick up. A taxi will cost less than $5. Breakfast is included - not amazing but good. The hotel organized very good cycling and white water rafting tours which seemed to be a little negociable in price. The free 7:30am rice paddy walk is a good way to see what's outside the hotel wall and orientate yourself. If you want 5 star luxury then go somewhere else, but if you want to get away from the TV, nightlife and everything else you will enjoy this hotel for a few days.

Stayed June 2012, traveled with family
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2012

We stayed in the waka namya for 4 nights in april and had a lovely stay. The staff are really friendly with lots of advice. the shuttle bus is great for getting to and from the centre, although it is not a far walk. The rooms are lovely, comfortable beds and plenty of space. The bathroom particularly the outside shower was excellent and everything is spotlessly clean.
The breakfast is tasty and very well presented and we had dinner there one night which was also good.
I would thoroughly recommend staying here if you are visiting Ubud.

  • Stayed April 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2012

Stayed here with friends and had an enjoyable experience hotel offers a car service which is fantastic just call them in Ubud and they pick you up saves walking up the hills of Ubud. The hotel was relaxed and offered free wifi the breakfast is limited but the nasi goreng or mi goreng is delicious will stay here again

  • Stayed October 2011
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Additional Information about The Sungu Resort & Spa

Property: The Sungu Resort & Spa
Address: Jl. Raya Penestanan (Jl. Campuhan 1), Ubud 80571, Indonesia (Formerly Waka Namya Resort & Spa)
Location: Indonesia > Bali > Ubud
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#31 Top resorts Hotel in Ubud
#78 Spa Hotel in Ubud
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Sungu Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Next Antonio Blanco Museum. With choices of accommodations in Ubud: villas, private villas, resorts and hotels, the Sungu Resort & Spa is no new player. Formerly known as Waka Namya Resort & Spa Ubud, this hotel and resort has re-invented itself, and therefore upgraded many of its services and facilities to cater for its guests - the satisfied repeaters and the new ones seeking an alternatives of Ubud Resort or Ubud Hotel. Come and stay with us - Be a part of supreme, serene and sacred experiences.The Sungu Resort - the haven on the hill, within walking distance to the famed Antonio Blanco Museum, is nearby the artist village of Penestanan and is a short drive from the Rudana Gallery, many Ubud Art Museums & Cultural Centre and the downtown of Ubud. The Sungu Resort is serene and relaxing with welcoming friendly staff and management team who are always at your service. The Renovation has been done properly, To be in full operation on 1 July 2013, the resort is keen to await your stay with us with a full rejuvenating spa programs, children programs and creative art programs. Relax, rejuvenate, and rediscover yourself in a newly refurbished Resort, The Sungu Resort. This newly reborn Resort, formerly known as Waka Namya Resort, boosts new improved facilities such as New Duplex Villa Sungu ideal for 2 Adults and 3 Children. Another addition is the 2 Bed Room- Pool Villa Sungu also ideal for 2 Adults and 3 children. 2 Bed Room - Pool Villa SunguThis is a two storey-traditional Balinese style villa with amenities such as top floor is a big sofa bed in the queen size bedroom with, TV cable for kids, air conditioning. And in down stairs find a queen size bedroom, shared huge bathroom, open shower, bathtub with complete amenities such as a hairdryer, large fridge, mini bar and a telephone. This Balinese room is decorated with local art work, whilst in the outside terrace you can find a private swimming pool, beautiful tropical garden, ideal for 2 adults and 3 children; or, if you would prefer, 4 adults maximum. 2 Bed Room - Pool Villa Sungu is an excellent choice for your family. Each of the villas has an outdoor swimming pool decorated with green stone - a true wonderful appeal for a swim for adults and children. Have a swim and regain your stamina and wellness with the healthy sea salt treated pool. The Sungu Resort - Unique place to stay - feels like home ... more   less 
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