The Best Ubud Hotels & Villas For Every Budget
Whether you want luxury hotels in Ubud with their own private gardens, spa treatment services, and hot tub or whether you’re looking for something a little more modest, we’ve got you covered.
Our team went out to explore Ubud and discover the best luxury hotels, the best mid-range hotels and the best budget hotels there just for you and this is what they learned.
The 16 Best Luxury Hotels & Villas In Ubud
Kaamala Resort Ubud – Romantic Bliss
This super sleek resort is one of the most romantic settings we can think of. Every villa has its own private pool and you get a beautiful freestanding tub in every room too.
The Wild Air Restaurant is an excellent place to eat and the view over the infinity pool is nothing to be sneezed at, either.
The outdoor facilities are first class too and we loved the hammocks and daybeds by the swimming pool.
Where Is It? No.888 x, Jl. Bisma No.888x, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Mandapa: A Ritz Carlton Reserve – The Ultimate In Luxury
There are luxury hotels in Ubud and then there’s Mandapa.
Along with the Four Seasons Bali, it’s definitely competing for the title of the best of the best luxury hotels in Ubud.
The pool villas all have their own swimming pool, an outdoor shower and a lovely garden to relax in private in.
This incredible resort is also home to four of the island’s absolute best restaurants.
The only caution here is that once you come to Mandapa, you’re not going to want to leave.
Where Is It? Jl. Raya Kedewatan, Banjar, Kedewatan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
COMO Shambhala Estate – Wellness Par Excellence
This resort is all about wellness and it’s where it absolutely excels too. Forget the infinity pool, the swimming pool here is a hydrotherapy pool.
They even have access to their own natural hot springs, so that you can take a bath as nature intended!
The location above the Ayung River offers priceless views of the best of the Balinese countryside.
We have to say that we love that Qigong, Pilates, etc. classes are all included in your stay package at this awesome resort.
Where Is It? Banjar Begawan, Desa, Melinggih Kelod, Kec. Payangan, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Capella Ubud – Glamping That Will Blow Your Mind
Most people don’t associate private pools with a dreamy boutique resort environment and tents.
But that’s what Capella Ubud offers, a glamping tent like no other perched on the cliffs above the Keliki Valley.
Api Jiwa the onsite restaurant is considered to be one of the best farm-to-table, neck-to-tail eating experiences in Bali too.
Capella has won the coveted title of Asia’s Best Resort in the recent past too. It’s glamping Jim, but not as we know it.
Where Is It? Jl. RY Dalem, Keliki, Kec. Tegallalang, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80561, Indonesia
Four Seasons Resort Bali – One Of The Best Hotels In The World
Travel & Leisure magazine named the Four Seasons Resort Bali as the best hotel in the world in 2018 and it’s still an incredible place to stay a few years later.
Its jungle setting provides amazing levels of privacy from prying eyes and the footbridge entrance is a wonderful way to announce the kind of experience every guest is entitled to here.
There have been a lot of A-listers staying at this resort over the years, so don’t be surprised if you’re getting out of your private plunge pool onto your private terrace and you see Kim Kardashian walking by.
Where Is It? Jl. Raya Sayan, Sayan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Hanging Gardens Of Bali – Instagram Heaven
There may be no hotel, anywhere else in the world, that provides quite such a visual feast for your Instagram feed as the Hanging Gardens of Bali do.
The iconic infinity pool is famed throughout the land (and a long way beyond Bali too, to be fair).
The rooms are incredible too and you’ll get 1,000 square feet of space all to yourselves!
Where Is It? Buahan, Payangan, Gianyar Regency, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Madani Antique Villas by EPS – Natural Bliss
This truly romantic villa setting is a great way to chill out in the glory of the Ubud countryside while experiencing all of life’s little luxuries.
Each villa has pool access and the Jungle Suite has a private pool. We love that there’s a freestanding stone tub in each garden where you can have the ultimate outdoor bath.
If there’s only two of you and you want a fantastic time away from the world, Madani Antique Villas is a fantastic option in Ubud.
Where Is It? Jalan Tirta Tawar No.888, Banjar Junjungan, Tegallalang, Kec. Tegallalang, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80561, Indonesia
Gusku Uma Villa – Private Pool Villas
The Gusku Uma Villa is a one-bedroom affair with its own private swimming pool that flows around almost the entire perimeter of the villa.
We love that they went with a well-lit and glass-fronted interior that always feels warm and welcoming.
It’s luxury but affordable luxury and one of our favourite places to get a break in the spiritual heart of the nation.
Where Is It? Jl. Raya Andong Jl. Nagi Lama, Peliatan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Amora Ubud Boutique Villas – Valley Views
These luxury villas resemble the traditional Balinese houses of days gone by and they each provide an amazing view of the valleys below.
There’s a communal infinity pool but each villa has its own private swimming pool too. If you’ve always wanted to have a floating breakfast, they’ll be happy to arrange it for you.
It’s a lovely place for people who enjoy walking in the local countryside and the ridge here is spectacular at sunset.
Where Is It? G745+Q26, Jl. Bangkiang Sidem, Keliki, Kec. Tegallalang, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Dedary Resort Ubud by iNi ViE Hospitality – Contemporary Paradise
Rainfall showers, gorgeous and oh-so-soft natural furnishings and sexy terrazzo bathtubs are the name of the game here.
Ask for a petal bath to experience the ultimate in decadence and then when you wake opt for a floating breakfast.
We love that everything here is inspired by traditional and contemporary Balinese architecture, it’s a very striking villa to look at.
Where Is It? Banjar Pinjul No.8, Kenderan, Kec. Tegallalang, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Umah Tampih Luxury Private Villas – Best Bedroom View Ever
If you’ve got a big party or just like a lot of space this three-bedroom private swimming pool villa in Ubud is a great place to stay.
It has dreamy views of the lush rice fields and rainforest around and you can see it all from the master bedroom!
It has its own private infinity pool and the bathtub in the en suite is one of the most generous that we’ve ever encountered anywhere.
Where Is It? Jalan Raya Kedewatan 2 No.15A, Kedewatan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Viceroy Bali – Valley Of The Kings
This family-owned resort sits in what is known as Bali’s “Valley of the Kings” and they expect you to finish your stay feeling like royalty.
You can choose from over 40 villas (many of which have won prestigious international awards for their luxurious finishings) and many have private infinity pools!
And don’t miss the opportunity to dine at two of the finest, of Bali’s fine dining scene, restaurants.
Where Is It? Br. Nagi, Jl. Lanyahan, Petulu, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Padma Resort Ubud – Swimming Pool Bliss In The Jungle
One of the best luxury hotels in Ubud is the Padma Resort. It’s located in a stunning river valley surrounded by lush jungle and bamboo forests.
The 89-meter infinity pool is one of the most amazing swimming pool options on the island and from every direction, you get an incredible view of the natural world.
Their Wolly Kids Club is very well-regarded for families hoping to get a little private time for the adults in the party.
And we were really impressed by all the extra benefits you get from taking a Club Room at this hotel.
Where Is It? Padma Resort Ubud Banjar Carik, Desa, Puhu, Kec. Payangan, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80572, Indonesia
Amarea Ubud – Award-Winning Luxury
If you want to enjoy the surrounding greenery of Ubud in a private and secluded location, you’re going to love the Amarea Ubud.
Luxury hotels in Ubud don’t get much better than this and we can thoroughly recommend going for a villa or even a two-bedroom loft if your group is big enough.
The onsite spa, the Svaha Spe Tege has won awards for its luxurious local natural treatments and there’s some amazing art on-site too.
We adore their two-level pool which gives you some dramatic views over the local river.
Where Is It? Jl. Sawah Indah Gang Amarea No.8, Peliatan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Aksari Ubud – Infinity Pool Heaven
This resort was built out of eco-friendly materials and it’s the best of the luxury hotels in Ubud if you’re on a mission to save the planet.
There are no compromises though, this is a traditional Balinese villa complex in appearance only, inside they’re all state of the art.
They have a collection of infinity pools here rather than just one and they even have free Netflix in the rooms!
Where Is It? Jl. Raya Desa Kenderan No.88x, Kenderan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80561, Indonesia
Dinara Ubud – Embracing Balinese Culture
If you want the perfect blend of modern life and traditional Balinese village then you might be looking for the Dinara Ubud.
We adore their stylish swimming pool area with some of the most comfortable loungers that we’ve ever had the opportunity to rest our weary heads upon.
Their purification rituals led by their spa team are absolutely fantastic and you’re going to feel relaxed and energized throughout your stay.
Where Is It? Jl. Sri Wedari No.58, Tegalantang, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
The 10 Best Mid-Range Hotels & Villas In Ubud
Bambu Indah – Eco-Friendly Stays
Don’t worry if your budget doesn’t stretch to luxury accommodation, there are some amazing places to stay in Ubud for a more reasonable budget.
Like Bambu Indah which sits among emerald green rice paddies. It’s certainly one of the best hotels in the area if you want an eco-friendly approach to your Balinese holiday.
The resort name means “beautiful bamboo” and that’s exactly what you get, along with some of the best views in Ubud.
Where Is It? Jl. Baung, Sayan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Bisma Eight – All About Modern Touches
If you want one of the best hotels espousing modernist design principles in Ubud, then Bisma Eight is your kind of place.
If your idea of the best hotels includes infinity pools, designer cocktails and huge bathtubs (seriously, huge), then this is one of the boutique hotels that you have to consider.
Where Is It? Jl. Bisma No.68, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
11 on Kajeng – Boutique Hotel Bliss
This beautiful property is near one of the most popular destinations in Ubud but you’d never know given how tranquil and calm it is here.
We used a lovely private villa here and it had the most comfortable four-poster bed that we’ve ever tried.
Try the floating breakfasts and tell us that this isn’t a luxurious experience without the luxury price tag.
Where Is It? Jl. Kajeng No.40, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Fivelements – Plant-Based Living
If you’re all about plant-based living (and let’s be honest, many of us are now) then you’ll love this wellness resort.
Stay in one of their super sustainable all-bamboo suites and then work out a program to improve your health and well-being with one of their experts.
It’s a wonderful place to chill out and truly commune with Bali’s spiritual side.
Where Is It? Mambal, Abiansemal, Badung Regency, Bali 80352, Indonesia
The Ubud Village Resort & Spa – Get Pampered
If you’re a couple seeking a romantic getaway then you may well fall in love with The Ubud Village Resort & Spa.
You can only use the spa here if you’re a resident (and as it’s one of the best spas on the island – you’ll want to use it).
A stay here celebrates Balinese culture while uplifting the soul and provides privacy, lush lawns, lotus ponds, coconut fronds, and so much more to shelter you from the troubles of the world outside.
Where Is It? Nyuh Kuning Rd Jl. Raya Pengosekan, MAS, Ubud, Gianyar Regency, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Kappa Senses Ubud – Fresh & Fantastic
This resort is nearly new and it’s another eco-friendly destination that was developed by some of the best hotel architects in the world.
The onsite spa, Spa by Clarins, is world-famous for its exceptional service and local treatments based on fresh ingredients.
One of the really nice things about this resort is they seek to personalize each of their guest’s experiences and they offer a wide range of activities to achieve that end.
Where Is It? Banjar Tanggayuda, Jl. Taman Sari, Kedewatan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Forest Villa Ubud – Private And Pretty
Private swimming pool villas don’t have to cost the Earth and they prove that at Forest Vill a Ubud.
The villas are shielded from the world by tall but all-natural barriers of local vegetation and the patio deck is also shielded from too much sun.
The rainfall showers and private bathtubs in the partially open bathroom are a real source of delight too.
Where Is It? Jl. Cocoa II No.69, Kedewatan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Santun Luxury Villas – Plenty Of Options
This villa complex can entertain parties of up to 6 people in each villa and they provide a private swimming pool as standard.
One thing we loved about this resort was that they can offer in-room meditation and yoga classes, that’s just awesome.
There’s a free shuttle bus service into Ubud and they also provide babysitting services as long as you request them in advance.
Where Is It? Jl. Pura Ulun Carik No. 06, Lungsiakan Ds., Kedewatan, Ubud, Kedewatan, Kec. Gianyar, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Sari Mimpi Kutuh Villas – Central Location For Families & Friends
This villa is in the centre of Ubud and an ideal choice if you don’t want to spend any time messing around with local transport while you’re here.
The breakfasts are enormous and superb value for money. They also provide a fully-equipped kitchen if you want to cook later on in the day.
Where Is It? Jl. Jero Gadung No.97, Petulu, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Natura Villa Ubud Bali – Light, Airy & Afternoon Tea
This lovely oasis of calm is just a short drive out of Ubud and they provide shuttle bus transport to get you in and out of town every day for free.
We love that in addition to a great breakfast, they serve an afternoon tea every day and it’s completely free!
Where Is It? Banjar Laplapan Jl. Raya Laplapan, Petulu, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Bisma Cottages – Bohemian Bungalow Life
These one and two-bedroom bungalows are incredible value for money, it’s like staying in a villa but way cheaper!
It’s on Jalan Bisma one of the most interesting streets in Ubud, where you can easily find a nice meal or affordable spa treatment.
The pool and tropical gardens create an environment that’s far more relaxing than the bustling city outside its doors.
Where Is It? Jl. Bisma No.35, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
ARTOTEL Haniman – Solo Simplicity
We think the ARTOTEL is one of the best hotels in Ubud. It’s in the city centre and a short walk from all the fun places in the town.
And it’s only another short walk away from the verdant jungle and lush greenery of the surrounding countryside too and the monkey forest.
Where Is It? Jl. Jatayu, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Tegal Sari – Country Classic Style
Free Wi-Fi access while surrounded by tropical jungle and rice paddies? That’s what you get at Tegal Sari.
If you love to wake to the sound of bird song this is going to be one of the best hotels in Ubud for you.
Where Is It? Jl. Monkey Forest, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Biyukukung Suite & Spa – Authentic Thatched Roof Resort
If you want a private balcony in your own thatched villa that looks just like a traditional Balinese house, this is where to find it. They’re pretty spacious villas too.
It’s within walking distance of the city centre (and Ubud Market) and we’d say it’s easily one of the best hotels in Ubud for its very reasonable price tag.
Where Is It? Jl. Sugriwa No.89, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Baruna Sari Village – Elegant Properties
These budget one-bedroom villas are ideal for a honeymoon or couple seeking an intimate time.
They each get their own private swimming pool and you can arrange private yoga lessons too. We like that you can walk to Ubud Palace from here.
Where Is It? Bali, Indonesia jlnTirta Tawar No.45 Ubud, Petulu, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Liam Private Villa – Contemporary Balinese Style
This lovely duplex villa is a bargain if you want to stay as a couple because you get a reduced rate, and they lock off the top floor for you.
Enjoy relaxing under the sheltered terraces by your pool, and you’ll realize “budget” doesn’t mean “sacrifice” in Ubud.
Where Is It? C7XQ+4VV, Kemenuh, Sukawati, Gianyar Regency, Bali 80582, Indonesia
Bliss Bungalow Ubud – Wooden Wonders
We love this place. We may love it more than some of the luxury hotels in Ubud.
Its wooden construction gives it an elegant colonial feel unmatched in Bali. We’ll be going back some time, that’s for sure.
Where Is It? Jl. Raya Sanggingan, Kedewatan, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80561, Indonesia
Sri Aksata Ubud Resort by Adyatma – Mini Huts
Living in a mini hut in the monkey forest of Ubud sounds incredible to us, and that’s what you get at Sri Aksata.
It’s one of the best hotels to stay in if you want a view of the local rice fields and a lovely pool that isn’t crowded.
Where Is It? Jl. Monkey Forest, Ubud, Kec. Gianyar, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Goutama Homestay – Relaxing Homely Vibes
What could be more authentic than a homestay? This homestay certainly rivals some of the best hotels in Ubud for facilities.
It’s also in a great location within walking distance of everything you want to try in Ubud.
Where Is It? Jl. Gootama No.14, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Where Is The Best Place To Stay In Ubud?
It depends on your budget, but the Ritz-Carlton Mandapa Resort or The Four Seasons Bali are the pinnacle of luxury hotels in Ubud.
The Four Seasons was voted the World’s Best Hotel in 2018, and Mandapa also provides world-class hospitality in a phenomenal environment.
Is It Worth Staying In Ubud?
Yes! Ubud is very much worth visiting and staying in. It’s the spiritual centre of Bali, and it has many lovely Balinese cultures to explore. There’s a real focus on wellness and well-being in the area.
It’s also spectacular and has fantastic rice paddies, terraces, volcanoes, waterfalls and jungle to enjoy!
How Many Days Is Recommended For Ubud?
It depends on the kind of holiday you want, but you’d want at least 3 days to see the area’s main highlights without feeling rushed.
Is 4 Nights In Ubud Enough?
Enough for what? Ubud is a great place to spend some time. Can you see most of the tourist highlights in four nights? Yes. Might you want to stay longer? Yes.
How Do I Book Hotels In Ubud?
We always recommend that you book Ubud hotels (or indeed any hotels and villas in Bali) through our friends at the Bali Res Centre.
They are a local agent that can ensure you get a great deal on your stay and incorporate any recent developments in the area you want to stay in to ensure a trouble-free time in Ubud.
Final Thoughts On Hotels In Ubud
There is so much variety in Ubud hotels that you can be guaranteed that something will suit your needs and budget.
From popular luxury hotels and beautiful private villas to solid budget options that are nothing like “slumming it”, Ubud has it all.
If you want to stay in Ubud’s emerald green rice terraces and enjoy the area’s lush jungle environment, you’ll be glad that you booked one of the places above.