Sakova Villa 163 is a part of delightful enclave of three charming holiday rental villas, located in the rural Umalas area, just 15 minutes from Seminyak in southwest Bali. The enclave, which rests on around 4000 m2 of land, comprises a three-bedroom villa with a swimming pool, a two-bedroom villa with a swimming pool, and a two-and-a-half-bedroom cottage with a 12 m2 whirlpool. Each is completely self-contained and secure, with an open plan living and dining area, private facilities and a private entrance.
Designed by renowned GM Architects and published in detail in “Bali Living”, Sakova Villa 163 is instrumental in the modern Balinese architecture of today, of which these luxury Bali rental villas are integrated into the natural contours of the sloping land site, with signature low roofs, and organic shapes. The style blends the contemporary Balinese architecture with traditional design and tropical open-air living. Furthermore, the rolling gardens are beautiful, bordered by rice fields with magical views of the mountains on clear days.
Sakova Villa 163 presents a spacious twin bedroom with a timber floor under a pitched roof. The adjoining bathroom has a pergola roof and a standing shower. In addition, downstairs, there is a little bedroom with a single bed, which is suitable for a maid or a child. The double bedroom is located up a short flight of stairs, above its bathroom, on an air-conditioned mezzanine floor, complete with a double bed, fitted cupboards and a glass wall with blinds, under a steeply sloping roof. There is a shared safe deposit box for these two main bedrooms
• Living and Dining
The living area at Sakova Villa 163 features a teakwood floor and a built-in sofa, and is equipped with a 21” cable-channel TV, DVD player and sound system. The open-sided dining room has a stone floor and is furnished with an antique table for six. From here, a covered, open-sided passageway leads through a small courtyard past a 12 m2 whirlpool.
• Plunge pool
A covered, open-sided passageway leads through a small courtyard past a 12 m2 whirlpool.
Sakova Villa 163 a dedicated team of staff (their positions and responsibilities outlined below) to service guests in the villa.
- Full-time Manager
In charge of overall villa operations and staffing. Villa Manager is on call to meet individual expectations and preferences.
- One Chef and Two Cooks
In charge of the market shopping and preparation of guest meals. They are highly proficient in cooking a wide selection of Indonesian and international meals.
- Two Butlers and One Housekeeper
They are responsible for housekeeping, laundry and helping in the kitchen at mealtimes. They are on-hand to cater to guests’ needs throughout the day.
- One Pool Attendant and One Gardener
Work discreetly in maintaining the landscape and the pool without disturbing the guests.
- Five Security Guards
The property’s security is maintained 24 hours a day with three guards on rotating shifts
Sakova Villa 163 is located between the traditional villages of Umalas and Banjar Semer, just ten minutes’ drive from Batubelig beach on Bali’s southwest coast. This out of town setting presents the double attraction of being close to everything that guests might need, while also offering visitors a privileged insight into the traditions of rural Bali. The trendy Seminyak area, with its wide choice of international restaurants – including the famous ‘Ku Dé Ta’, ‘Nutmegs at Hu’u, ‘La Lucciola’, ‘Breeze at The Samaya’, ‘Métis’, ‘Sardine’ and ‘Sarong’ – together with a plethora of chic cocktail bars, exciting nightclubs, lavish spas and elegant shops, is a mere 15 minutes’ drive away. The sweeping beach at Seminyak, renowned for its world-class surf breaks and panoramic coastline views, is the place where the local community gathers every evening to watch the legendary sunsets. The Umalas Equestrian Centre is within 100 metres of the villa, offering horse lovers everything from sunset beach rides to dressage tuition and riding lessons for young children. Nirwana Golf and Country Club, one of Asia’s finest golf courses, designed by Greg Norman, is a 20-minute car journey. Set amid sparkling rice terraces, the spectacular greens overlook the Indian Ocean and the dramatic wave-lashed Tanah Lot sea temple.
Sakova Villa 163 is also convenient for all of the Island’s main shopping malls and tourist attractions, and just 35 minutes’ drive from Bali’s International Airport.
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