Grab your backpack and a spirit for adventure - these are the best glamping sites in Bali!
When it comes to accommodation choices in Bali, the blue sky’s the limit. Yet nothing seems to be gaining quite as much momentum than glamping – AKA all the best things about camping (nature and outdoorsy adventures) with the glamorous benefits of a luxury hotel or villa. So much more than just an African-safari tent over your head, the best glamping sites in Bali offer all the creature comforts you need, from high-tech amenities and wifi, to blissful wellness experiences and even the chance to bring along your well-behaved pets. Yep, you’ll want to bookmark this list of glamping accommodation in Bali for something totally unique and oh-so special on your next island adventure.
Glamping sites in Bali with jungle views
1. Capella Ubud
This award-winning Ubud retreat is designed for discerning travellers, with a perfect balance of tranquility and adventure. Nestled in the heart of lush green forests, Capella’s unique tented camp sits in harmony with nature. More than just a hotel camp, 22 one-bedroom tents come with private salt water pools, plus a two-bedroom lodge ideal for families. Every day there’s something new to experience, whether that’s working out in style at the camp’s jungle-based tented gym, or hanging out at the 120 sqm outdoor lap pool. For those wanting to immerse fully into the jungle vibe, check out the Camp Rangers options, a series of low and high impact guided wellness-adventure activities ranging from yoga to jungle boot camps, Tae Bo, rice paddy tracking and village biking. Trust us when we say you’ll want to try the pampering and healing spiritual journeys too.
Capella Ubud, Jl Raya Dalem, Banjar Triwangsa Desa Keliki, Ubud, p. +62 361 209 1888, e. [email protected].
2. Sendat Glamping Tents
Just minutes from Ubud and overlooking the rice fields, Sandat Glamping Tents is all about luxury, eco-friendly glamping, with the charm of unspoiled nature all around. Make the most of your magnificent safari-style tent, with its private pool overlooking the forest and tropical gardens, camouflaged in nature with a spectacular indoor bathroom and a host of luxurious amenities. There are also three local buildings (AKA lumbung) which were originally intended to store rice, but have now been converted into charming two-level abodes. Food comes courtesy of the wholesome and healthy onsite restaurant, serving mainly Italian based dishes alongside authentic Balinese and Indonesian specialties. Get a taste of Balinese culture by partaking in cooking classes, or try a rafting or cycling tour through nearby local villages. It’s the perfect way to fully immerse in luxe jungle living.
Sandat Glamping Tents, Jl Subak Sala, Banjar Sala, Ubud, p. +62 361 908 3222 / +62 821 4408 1998, e. [email protected].
3. Sebatu Sanctuary Eco-Resort
Wake up to a symphony of bird songs in the lush canopy surrounding Sebatu Sanctuary – a unique boutique glamping site with African Safari tents decked out with king beds and the utmost romantic ambiance. Or, go for the two-story bamboo pods, the Hobbit treehouse (built into a large durian tree) or the colonial villa ideal for families – each one with their own landscaped gardens. Plunge into the natural pool, try a water purification ceremony at the sacred Sebatu springs, or trek to a romantic picnic spot facing a secluded waterfall. Onsite, graze on delectable dishes from Thailand and Indonesia (we love the flavourful vegetarian and vegan options, like the spicy Jackfruit Rendang). The best bit is, many of the ingredients here come courtesy of the surrounding forest…
Sebatu Sanctuary, Banjar Sebatu, Tegalalang, Gianyar, p. +62 811 399 8931.
Glamping sites in Bali with beach & ocean views
4. Bali Beach Glamping
This stunning resort on Bali’s West Coast in Tabanan (25 mins north of Canggu) offers spectacular beach views, where the ocean and rice fields become one. Skilfully designed to provide private luxury tented accommodation while also specialising in weddings and retreats, Bali Beach Glamping offers 40 air-conditioned luxury tents all with ensuite bathrooms and terraces. The resort has a large lawn area making it ideal for wedding ceremonies, parties and wellness or yoga retreats. Fresh and wholesome local and international cuisine is served from the onsite restaurant with a stunning beachfront view, while the beach club features an infinity pool and fab drinks menu. And with a host of amazing activities to choose from, you can enjoy spa treatments, yoga, horseback rising, adventure tours, ATV and cycling adventures… and let’s not forget the chance to go surfing!
Bali Beach Glamping, Jl Kebo Iwa, Banjar Batu Tampih Kangin, Tabanan, p. +62 812 8001 5758, e. [email protected].
5. Menjangan Dynasty Resort, Beach Glamping & Dive Centre
Menjangan Dynasty Resort not only offers guests a luxury glamping resort experience, but also a world class diving location within the northwest of Bali. This eco-friendly, African-safari tented, boutique retreat is nestled on a quiet peninsula beside a blissful white-sand beach, with equal parts luxury and pampering. The safari-style tented rooms combined with a series of magnificent communal spaces crafted in bamboo and thatch, give off five-star glamping vibes. The resort’s signature Pasir Putih Beach Club & Bar offers delicious all-day dining while the surrounding environment provides nonstop natural encounters through activities such as snorkelling, diving, trekking, mountain biking, kayaking, bird-watching, horse-riding or simply beach lounging. This resort has 24 beach camp tents plus one- and two-bedroom cliff tent villas, offering cool air-conditioned interiors and private alfresco decks, while the Cliff Tent Villas each have a private pool. Sign us up!
Menjangan Dynasty Resort, Beach Glamping & Dive Centre, Desa Pejarakan, Gerokgak, Buleleng, p. +62 362 335 5000 / +62 813 3734 6337.
Glamping sites in Bali for awe-inspiring sunrises
6. Sunrise Hill Camp
Tucked away overlooking the stunning Lake Batur is the quaintness of Sunrise Hill Camp. Boutique and bijou, this local family-owned business offers six regular tents complete with a double bed, fan, breakfast and use of the communal bathroom, natural hot spring pool and hot tub. There is also one large VIP tent for up to four people, with a private shower room and toilet, kitchen, natural hot spring pool, AC and a private fireplace. Choose from local or western breakfasts and wholesome local warung style food from the onsite restaurant, served on communal tables overlooking the pool. With a garden, barbecue facilities and WiFi too, it’s the perfect glamping site before attempting a hike up Mount Batur, or to simply kick back and enjoy stunning lake views. Make sure to get up bright and early to beat the heat and enjoy the sunrise, and psst – this place is dog-friendly too!
Sunrise Hill Camp, Jl Song Dikit, Kintamani, p. +62 812 3757 6767.
Glamping sites in Bali with cabin vibes
7. Bobocabin Kintamani
With high-tech cabins perched above the Kintamani hillside, Bobocabin is the ultimate place to destress and recharge in Bali’s nature playground. With killer views and lush green surrounds, these communal accommodation pods are seriously cutting-edge – think sleek, nimble and smart. They’re designed with millennial adventurers and smart travellers in mind – those who crave something new and refreshing, combining state-of-the-art technologies with “zen” simplicity and environmental friendliness. Cabin choices include deluxe or family cabins with optional lake views, while camp nosh comes courtesy of an onsite warung dishing up wholesome, fresh local faves which can be served inside your cabi,n or at any of the outdoor seating spots with magical Kintamani views.
Bobocabin Kintamani, Jl Mundukan Ngandang Jl Song Dikit, Kintamani, p. +62 821 1900 7791, e. [email protected].
Happy glamping, Honeys!