Whether you are looking for a romantic holiday or a relaxing group getaway, the Viceroy Bali is a destination you come to and never want to leave. ​​With a world-class restaurant, luxurious spa, and even its very own helicopter pad, this resort has all the spoils of a luxurious and relaxing vacation  and more. Tantalize your palate​ with exceptional local ​flavors,​ served​ in the​ award-winning​ restaurant or slip into​ total​ relaxation, with holistic therapies at the spa.​ ​These​ ​are​ ​some​ ​of​ ​the​ experiences ​you​ can look forward to​ while​ staying​​ at this luxury Balinese resort.

Location

What makes the Viceroy Bali the perfect place to stay during a trip to Ubud?

Located in the foothills of the Gianyar regency in Ubud, the Viceroy is in the heart of Bali’s arts and culture scene. The hotel is the perfect destination for every type of traveler – for couples looking for a majestic ambiance; as well as, families in search of a holiday hideaway in a mesmerizing locale. You will be surrounded by lush jungles and resplendent rice paddies abound, offering a peaceful retreat away from the high-energy center of Ubud. Enjoy the flexibility of being able to partake in easy day trips to Bali’s main cultural and natural attractions; such as, ancient temples and hiking through jungles and waterfalls.

Key Facts

  • the Viceroy is the only hotel in Ubud with a helicopter pad to easily transport guests to and from the airport
  • the resort is a five-minute drive from the vibrant and bustling center of Ubud
  • hotel drivers offer complimentary car service to and from the main downtown area of Ubud

What is special?

  • tropical jungle views greet you from every nook of the luxe hotel, whether you are skimming across your private infinity-edge pool or sipping cocktails at the bar
  • get the VIP treatment as you are lifted away and transported to the airport via helicopter or even book a helicopter tour over the volcano and through the lakes region
  • Ubud is located in the jungly heart of the island but even if you spontaneously crave a surf session, you can be at the next beach within 30-40 minutes by scooter

What do the guests say?

  • guests love that the location is right in the center of everything; yet, far enough to be hidden away and surrounded by natural beauty
  • guests feel they have everything on location they could ever need or want, but are delighted with the option of having car services at their disposal
  • travelers feel the peace and tranquillity of Viceroy’s location certainly sets the mood for romance and relaxation, making it the absolute perfect destination for honeymooners

Accommodation

How are the rooms at the Viceroy Bali? What type of views will I have?

Throughout the resort you will find aesthetics emulating the rich culture of Bali and Indonesia, providing a luxurious and comfortable feel. Each villa is adorned with modern furnishings with a traditional Balinese twist, such as vaulted thatched roofs, stone floors, dark wood furnishings and four-poster beds. No detail has been spared, from marble-slated bathrooms to outdoor/indoor living spaces, inviting nature in as you listen to the calming sounds of the rolling river below. With the added touch of first-class service, it’s no wonder guests find it so hard to leave their suites.

Key Facts

  • the resort features 25 private villas, all overlooking the jungle valley with breathtaking views and enhanced by their own private pool
  • the Viceroy Villa boasts a large private grassy lawn with loungers and a 49-foot pool, a beautifully manicured garden and ample opportunities to lounge about
  • all villas are equipped with air-conditioning, espresso machines and Bang & Olufsen sound systems

What is special?

  • forget the woes of the world and be transported a million miles away to a veritable haven of peace within your own private villa as you relax and soak up the spectacular jungle views  
  • get a glimpse of monkeys swinging from tree to tree right outside your bedroom window or as you glide through your private pool
  • after luxuriating in the semi-outdoor marble bath, beautifully blending indoor and outdoor living space, sink into your plush king-sized bed with 350-thread-count linens and drift off into a dreamy slumber

What do the guests say?

  • being greeted by friendly hosts adorning you in freshly picked flower garlands and offering refreshing exotic iced fruit cocktails was truly appreciated by guests
  • guests find it hard to leave the comfort of their villa as every need is met within their own private space
  • the special attention to detail, from fresh flowers to handwritten cards from the owner, has guests wanting to return again and again

Pools & Spa

What is the best way to enjoy a little pampering during my stay?

The Lembah Spa is coveted as one of the best in Ubud, offering invigorating and relaxing services such as  facials, massages and healing treatments, complete with scenic vistas of the undulating jungle below. The venue combines time-honored Balinese healing traditions with Western science and luxury. The Lembah Spa therapists are all trained by certified Swiss therapists to help execute the wellness techniques flawlessly. After your spa pamper session, take your relaxation a little further and hang out by the infinity-edge pool in one of the open-air pavilions, sipping cool coladas and delighting in the views.

Key Facts

  • the resort boasts an infinity pool with a fountain overlooking the wondrous Petanu Valley
  • the Lembah Spa facilities include single and double occupancy treatment rooms, a steam room, cold plunge pool, and a 68-jet therapeutic jacuzzi
  • the spa aims to promote health and meditation alongside relaxation and beauty

What is special?

  • soak up some sun while sipping refreshing cocktails and never having to leave the pool thanks to the convenient swim-up bar  
  • drift away to an inner state of harmony with a therapeutic body treatment using natural and traditional Balinese wellness techniques
  • round off your treatment with a cool and refreshing fruit juice as you relax on the tranquil deck taking in the sensational views of the Petanu Valley; making it difficult to want to rejoin the real world

What do the guests say?

  • the traditional Balinese Massage is the most popular treatment among spa-goers
  • guests are blown away by the infinity pool, feeling that they can simply swim into the jungle from the idyllic pool setting
  • guests rave the massages are among the best they have ever had

Culinary

What type of cuisines are served at the Viceroy Bali? Will I have a variety of restaurants to choose from?

The CasCades restaurant is an award-winning restaurant perched in the treetops, overlooking the Petanu River Gorge. This world-renowned eatery serves up gourmet French cuisine with an Asian twist. If you are looking for a fine-dining fare, “Apéritif”, the 1920s-inspired restaurant and bar, is your place. Enjoy a range of speciality cocktails at the Viceroy Bar, or sit outside in the moonlit night with a glass of aromatic wine. For the lovers, indulge in an intimate, five-course candlelit dinner with extraordinary views of the valley creating an idyllic setting for an unforgettable evening.

Key Facts

  • the CasCade restaurant is regarded as one of the premier eateries in Indonesia
  • the Viceroy Bar is lauded as one of Bali’s finest stocked cocktail venues
  • gluten-free menus are available for diners with dietary restrictions

What is special?

  • enjoy an evening of entertainment as traditional Balinese dancers wow you with a riveting performance while you savor the flavors of the local cuisine
  • walk through the resorts lustrous greenhouse where you can pick out your own fresh vegetables to be prepared for you
  • pull up a chair at the best seat in the house, the Viceroy Bar, where views of the Penatu River are unmatched and you can raise a glass of the finest collection of cognacs, Japanese whiskeys or liquors
  • sway to the melodic tunes of a live band, during a romantic dinner, as they play crooning classics that will have you swooning

What do the guests say?

  • guests cannot get enough of the seemingly endless all-inclusive breakfast options
  • the Viceroy Bar​ is ​one​ of the top ​​favorite places for guest to​ ​​unwind at sunset; particularly,​ at​ ​one ​​of​ ​the​ ​booths​ ​overlooking​ ​the valley
  • diners recommend the four-course tasting menu, as it is a great way to experience local Balinese dishes

Activities

I am looking for some fun and adventure - what type of activities can I enjoy during my stay?

The Viceroy Bali offers an array of activities and experiences for every type of guest. Located in the vibrant and cultural hub of Ubud, you can experience an upbeat​ ​nightlife,​ incredible ​artisan​ ​shops,​ health-food​ ​cafes ​and ​an art​ ​galleries galore.​ Stay in tip-top shape at the fitness center, or find your mental and physical balance with peaceful yoga sessions. If adventure is what you are seeking, hop on a Harley and tour the city or ride the rushing currents on a white water rafting excursion. There is so much to see and do, the hardest thing will be trying to fit them all in during your stay.

Key Facts

  • handpicked exclusive tours are carefully vetted by the owners themselves to ensure guests experience the best of Bali
  • the hotel offers a variety of tours to national reserves, local markets, marine parks and more via the concierge
  • the Viceroy Bali gym features free weights and equipment for both cardio and resistance training so guests are able to maintain their workout regimen while on holiday

What is special?

  • immerse yourself into everyday Balinese life as you trek through lush rice paddies and coconut plantations to visit rural villages
  • travel through the local areas of Ubud via bicycle as your guide entertains you with mythical stories and facts about the region
  • watch and learn from performers, adorned in beautiful dresses and ornate gold headpieces, dance gracefully to the local gamelan music, and join in while wearing the traditional Balinese costume yourself
  • get a first-hand experience of the food culture with a Balinese cooking class where you will learn to cook traditional Indonesian dishes
  • lace up your hiking boots and feel the crisp morning air against your skin as you trek up Mt. Batur volcano for a surreal sunrise

What do the guests say?

  • a fun family activity that guests enjoy is the traditional Kite-Making Lesson
  • the Rice ​​Paddy Trek is a favorite among guests, especially visiting the Instagram-worthy Tegalalang Rice Terraces
  • guests suggest booking a private​ ​helicopter​ ​tour ​of​ Ubud and​ the​ ​islands surrounding Bali during your stay, as the views from above are astounding