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alila seminyak swimming pool blond girl

21 reasons to stay in Alila Seminyak, Bali

We all know Alila is a renowned Indonesian luxury hotel chain. Alila means surprise in Sanskrit, that’s most likely your reaction when you will stay in this resort. They already have beautiful properties in Bali like Alila Manggis, Alila Villas Uluwatu or Alila Ubud. They are also exporting Indonesian hospitality in India, Oman and China.

They opened in late 2015 a 240-room beach resort in Seminyak with outdoor pools, a beach bar, a fitness center, a spa and many other facilities. The location is very central, right next to Potato Head beach club, in the heart of Seminyak. You also have a direct access to the beach from the hotel. Here are 21 reasons why you should stay in this luxury resort in Bali.

1. It all starts with this
swimming pool alila seminyak filtered

2. And this…
swimming pool alila seminyak blue sky

when you book Alila seminyak banner

3. The hotel was designed with a wood-friendly eco-spirit mind
exterior wood facade alila hotel smeinyak

4. They have friendly waiters
friendly waiter cocktail

5. The swimming pool is quite awesome
swimming pool palm trees

6. You don’t see the end of it
outdoor swimming pool alila seminyak frontbeach

7. It is really hard to tell…
alila seminyak swimming pool blond girl

8. You have direct access to the beach
direct access to the beach

9. You are never really far from the ocean
beach bar in front of ocean waitress

10. You can stay in a suite
alila seminyak suite interior ocean view

11. With a funky bathroom !
bathroom suite

12. Or you can stay in a deluxe room
deluxe room with terrace alila seminyak

13. You can hear the ocean from your room
terrace with ocean view alila

14. You can chill at the beach bar
beach bar alila seminyak bali

15. And enjoy refreshing cocktails
cocktails at the beach bar

16. You can dine at the restaurant
food alila seminyak restaurant

17. You have many dining options
restaurant terrace alila seminyak

18. Some of them are quite unique…
chef cooking in front of the ocean

19. You can enjoy spa treatments there too
spa entrance

20. You can watch the sunset
sunset alila seminyak bali

21. People usually like it here
sunset at the bar alila

All pictures from Instagram / Alila

If you want  to book Alila seminyak, WhatsApp us to 0811 811 8441
Why book with us ?
- you save time by booking by WhatsApp
- you save money by getting a cheaper price than any other booking website
- we give back money to Indonesian charities for every booking

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Alila hotel Solo

Alila Hotel to be opened soon in Solo

Skyscraper hotel in the heart of Solo

In October 2015 a new Alila hotel will be opened in the city of Solo, also known as Surakarta. The 5-star hotel will be one of a kind in Solo, as it takes the form of a 27-storey high skyscraper which aims to become one of the biggest event centres in the city. Alila Solo provides more than enough amenities for the business traveller, but is a good place to stay for the leisure tourist as well, as Solo has a lot of cultural riches to offer. The hotel is located on a convenient place in the city, right at Solo’s main commercial avenue, Jalan Slamet Riyadi, and only a 15-minute drive from Adi Sumarmo International Airport. Many of the city’s main attractions are easily reachable within a 15-minutes drive.

Alila hotel Solo skyscraper

Solo’s attractions

Solo has the nickname ‘Spirit of Java’ and is known as the cultural and historical centre of the island. The arts and cultures that have developed include Javanese dances, literature, clothing and architecture and many of the historical influences can still be seen today.

Restaurant Alila hotel Solo
Alila’s restaurant

At the traditional market Pasar Gede unique architecture can be observed, while at Pasar Klewer you can shop for various kinds of batik. Pay a visit to the two keraton (palaces), Kasunanan Surakarta and Istana Mangkunegaran located in the old city, or attend a wayang kulit performance. If you’re looking for a place to have a snack and coffee, Kopitiam Oey cafe, in a stylish old colonial-era villa, is well worth dropping by.

panoramic view of Jalan Slamet Riyadi in front of Alila Hotel Solo
Street in front of Alila Solo

Hotel facilities

Alila hotel Solo is a grandiose project, providing 255 rooms that range from 40 sq. meter (Deluxe and Executive Room) to 90 sq. meter (Alila Suite), and even a Presidential Suite of 200 sq. meter. The rooms are designed in a modern style with a subtle Javanese influence.

Deluxe room Alila hotel Solo
Deluxe room

Besides, the hotel is equipped with an exclusive rooftop lounge and restaurant, two ballrooms that can together accommodate 3,500 guests and fifteen meeting and boardrooms simulating a modern business centre. Sufficient leisure amenities are available as well, such as a large swimming pool and sun deck, Spa Alila, Gym Alila and a children’s pool and club.

alila solo swimming pool

How to get there?
From and to Jakarta you can take Garuda, Sriwijaya Air or Lion Air. From Yogyakarta you can come by car, bus or taxi (60 km).

Alila Hotel Solo
Jalan Slamet Riyadi No.562

You can also book these other hotels in Solo on ISTANIA and contribute to local charities:
- Solo Paragon Hotel & Residence
- Aston Solo
- Novotel Solo
- Ibis Solo

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Restaurant view Jungle Retreat Hotel Ubud

Jungle Retreat Ubud by Kupu Kupu Barong

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A peaceful stay at the Jungle Retreat Hotel

If you like to escape from the hustle and bustle of Bali’s more crowded places, the Jungle Retreat Hotel in Ubud is a good option. This place is surrounded by tropical forest and offers many amenities to ensure you a romantic and relaxing time. Located outside of the city center in the village of Kedewatan, at Jungle Retreat you overlook the jungle, can relax by the rooftop pool, rest at the gazebo or get a treatment at the spa.

Restaurant La View Jungle Retreat Hotel Ubud
La View Restaurant

The luxury hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway, but is a great place to stay with families as well. Just have a look at the different kinds of suites and see which one fits you best. The design of the rooms reflects the Javanese and Balinese architecture and wood-carving art, creating a natural ambiance. You don’t have to worry about any shortcomings, as the hotel is plentiful of modern facilities.

Suites and facilities

At Jungle Retreat you can choose between 39 Deluxe Suites, 8 Pool View Suites and 2 Garden Pool Villas. The Deluxe Suites have a great view over the jungle, while the Pool View Suites are located just a couple of steps from the main swimming pool. At the more remote Garden Pool Villa you have your own private pool and rooms to get a spa treatment.

Deluxe Suite Jungle Retreat Ubud
Deluxe Suite

Besides, at Jungle Retreat every guest has access to the Spa by L’OCCITANE where you can receive a traditional Balinese massage, participate in yoga sessions, or use the fitness room to optimize your well-being. For dinner, there is something to suit every taste, as Jungle Retreat has three restaurants with different cuisines, from Indonesian to Western to Japanese. While having your dinner, enjoy a Balinese dance or the spectacular view over the forests.

What to do in the surrounding

If you choose to explore the surroundings of Jungle Retreat, the hotel can help you organise some interesting activities. The varied options offer something fun for everybody. Go rafting, take a Balinese cooking class, go on an elephant safari or rent a bike to tour through the landscape. The hotel also offers a free shuttle service to Ubud center, which is less than a 30 minutes drive. Ubud is well-known as the cultural center of Bali where you can shop for hand-crafted souvenirs, visit the art museum Puri Lukisan, attend different Balinese dance performances and roam around the Sacred Monkey Forest.

Swimming pool Jungle Retreat Hotel Ubud
Swimming Pool

How to get there ?From Ngurah Rai Airport to Jungle Retreat:The hotel offers an airport transfer, which will take 45 minutes to Ubud depending on traffic. Kedewatan village is located a few kilometers north of Ubud center.

Deluxe Suite starting from Rp. 2,500,000 (Breakfast included).

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Jungle Retreat Hotel Ubud by Kupu Kupu Barong
Jalan Raya Kedewatan Kedewatan,
Bali 80571

Kupu Kupu Barong is located just 20 meters away from Jungle Retreat.