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Romantic converted antique rice barn

Pondok Apsari
(Apsari is the Godess of the wilderness)
1 of 25Pondok Apsari (Apsari is the Godess of the wilderness)
Overview
Private Room , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Singaraja, Bali
The house, called Pondok Apsari, is very unique because it's grown around an old rice barn. Inside and out site are floating over in each other. The living room and kitchen are one. The roofcovered semi-open bathroom is a separate building, with hot and cold water. There is also a roof covered studio for art activities and in the spacious tropical garden is a swimming pool with a great view on ricefields and far below the Bali sea and the city of Singaraja.Your stay can be tuned to your wishes and personal demands like fi meals. We can also organise all kinds of activities and help you to make an attractive program. The English speaking staff takes care of household, garden and swimming pool. On request we can serve you breakfast, lunch and/or diner.
The property lies 330m above sea level with a panoramic view. Part of it is a genuin...
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Listing #FKN5822986
About the Owner
Karien F
Languages spoken:German, English, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2015
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Reviewed January 16, 2017

This quirky converted rice barn is perfect for a romantic hideaway, tucked between rice paddies far away from crazy crowds. The loudest noise is the frogs at night. Beautifully decked out with all that you will need, perfectly placed pool with views for days! Close...More

Thank Alex B
Reviewed January 12, 2017

We loved staying in the rice barn. It has just about everything we could have hoped for, including a friendly and knowledgeable caretaker, Ji. It was the perfect place to escape from the crowded touristy spots of Bali and enjoy the traditional culture and community....More

Thank sbethth
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Reviewed November 28, 2016

We loved the place, the house and the warmth of the people. Karien was always availble and answering our questions immediately, although she was on her honeymoon in Australia. Ji, who just lives next to the comfy and romantic barnhouse, was very kind and helpful....More

Thank KikiCapetown
Management response:Responded November 30, 2016

I'm very happy you enjoyed your stay, as so many other people do.

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 King
    1 Queen
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Fees
  • cleaning fee: $11 / stay - Fee
  • Each extra persons over 2: $15 / stay - Fee
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About the neighborhood
The property is 8 km. from the sea, from Singaraja 5 km. uphill.
They call that area the 'secret garden of Sambangan', full of tropical green and rice fields, with sea- and mountain view.
Many of the people that live in the little hamlet Banjar Anyar still live as they did 20 years ago.
Only the motorbike and cellphone make the difference.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Ngura Rai: 67.7 mi
Ferry: from Jawa at Gilimanuk : 49.7 mi
You can ask your host for a pick-up by her staff or you hire a taxi on the airport or from other places.
By the house is no local transport, but you can rent a car with driver or a motorbike.
After your booking we send you the coordinates of Pondok Apsari and route description.
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Fishing Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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