Villa Griya Atma
Villa Griya Atma in Ubud, Bali
Griya Atma is a four bedroom villa. The name Griya Atma means “Abode of the Soul”. The villa is designed as a modern interpretation of Balinese traditional living, each room on ground floor opens on a wide patio.
The Master bedroom faces the rice fields and the infinity swimming pool. It has en-suite bathroom with bathtub and an outdoor shower. It also has a indoor daybed. Two other bedrooms on ground floor face the swimming pool. Both have indoor and outdoor bathroom with showers. The fourth bedroom, on second floor faces other rice fields. It is also a study and has its own lounge with sofa and TV. It has en-suite bathroom with indoor shower.
The dining / living room opens on the garden, the swimming pool and rice fields. A family room faces the back garden with a fish and turtle pond. Children love to play in the family room, in times of rain.
All rooms have air conditioning and fan.
The kitchen is used for final preparation of the dishes before serving. It has a refrigerator, a microwave oven, and a water dispenser.
The swimming pool is tiled with natural stones coming from Java. The Bale Bengong is a place where you can relax or get a traditional massage.
The garden faces more than 1 km uninterrupted rice fields, with a small temple on the right side.
The Villa has been designed, built and is managed with the single purpose of your enjoying a wonderful and trouble free stay. The villas’ staff consists of 11 : 1 cook, 6 waiters and room attendants, 1 pool attendant and maintenance man, 1 gardener, 2 night watchmen. The villa manager will welcome you upon arrival. She will visit you during your stay to check whether everything goes fine. You also call on her in case of a difficulty or to arrange activities.
The villas are fitted with modern facilities, telephone connection to all rooms as well as to kitchens, the office and security post, wired and wireless broadband internet and cable TV.
About broadband internet : please remember that you are in Bali and nothing goes at light speed here, internet connection is not an exception. The villa has ample electrical capacity to power all the above and to keep the villas cool, and a 30 kVA generator for the occasional power cuts, which are part of the life, here.
Through an agreement with a local group of drivers, we provide 1 car per villa for the entire duration of the guests’ stay. Their cars are new generation Kijangs, comfortably seating up to 6 adults. The driver’s knowledge of Bali, including the most remote and “off the beaten track” roads is exceptional.
The Bale Bengong (one in each villa) are used for giving massages, thanks to an agreement with one group of traditional massage ladies.
We can also organize, courtesy of an agreement with the local village dance school, a show of traditional Balinese dances in the villa itself. English and French speaking guide can be arranged upon request.
January 06, 2015 – February 13, 2015
February 23, 2015 – June 30, 2015
September 01, 2015 – December 18, 2015
February 14, 2015 – February 22, 2015
July 01, 2015 – August 31, 2015
December 19, 2015 – January 06, 2016
Term and Condition
* All rates are quoted in US dollars and subject to 10% taxes and included breakfast, broadband internet access and a car with driver for 10 hours per day excluding fuel.
* Rates do not include, telephone, gratuities or meals
* Rates are categorized in Low, High and Peak seasons
* Low season: Minimum 3 night stay
* High season: Minimum 7 night stay
* 50% deposit is required on confirmation of your booking
* Balance of payment must be finalized 45 days prior to arrival or immediately if less than 45 days. Bank transfer fees must be included.
* Villa check in time after 2pm
* Villa check out time is 11am – extended late check out until 6pm can be arranged at half of the rental rate subject to availability