COMO Uma Ubud is a central luxury hotel in Bali, Indonesia. Located in a small town of artists where the sound of Hindu ceremonies emanates from temples, it is also a place of nature where local life moves at a simple pace. The resort occupies a three-hectare site overlooking the Tjampuhan Valley and River Oos, nestled amid rice paddies carved out of hillsides, backed by coconut palms and banyan trees.
The contemporary Asian design of the 46 rooms, suites and villas is relaxed, with sunshine-filled spaces. The accommodations are comprised of: 4 Ubud Rooms, 4 Pool Suites, 18 Terrace Rooms, 10 Garden Pool Villas, 1 Uma Villa, 8 Uma Pool Villas and 1 COMO Villa. Rooms and suites have carved panels that open up to incorporate views. Pared-down spaces let light flow through interiors, from bedrooms through to garden terraces, private courtyards and pretty plunge pools.
Guest rooms come with complimentary Wi-Fi internet access, individually controlled air conditioning, luxurious Egyptian cotton linen, fine goose down duvet, flat screen TV’s, satellite TV, minibars and much more.
There is something for everyone at COMO Uma Ubud. Guests are afforded complimentary daily yoga classes and complimentary daily guided morning walks through rice paddies surrounding the area. Relaxed itinerary guided walks are available through local villages and jungle gorges, as well as more challenging treks visiting topographical highlights such as the Tjampuhan Ridge. Mountain biking is on offer, including a descent from Kintamani high on the crater of Mt Batur, and the Ayung River offers exciting white water rafting.
For more relaxed activities, bespoke cultural and special interest tours let you engage with the ethos of the local areas. Enjoy museum, temple and gallery visits – including meetings with local artists and Uma cookery classes.
Uma Cucina, the Italian-inspired restaurant and lounge bar, enjoys a street-side setting at the front of COMO Uma Ubud. Open for lunch and dinner, as well as brunch every Sunday, Uma Cucina sources the freshest ingredients. It also boasts an inventive cocktail list. Kemiri Restaurant, surrounded by tropical gardens in the heart of COMO Uma Ubud, showcases the various cooking techniques of Southeast Asia utilising local and indigenous spices. Uma Bar boasts a relaxed poolside environment and popular gathering place for enjoying fine wines, cocktails and healthy juices. Those seeking healthy cuisine – including food rich in living enzymes, vitamins and minerals, raw food menu items and predominantly vegetarian selections – can choose from the COMO Shambhala Menu available at Kemiri, Uma Bar and 24-hour in-room service.
COMO Uma Ubud has developed a substantial COMO Shambhala Retreat for guests seeking greater health through yoga and related treatments, including facials, sophisticated massages and holistic therapies. Treatments on offer include Asian-inspired holistic therapies developed by COMO Shambhala including reflexology, massages and facials. The health and fitness offering includes four treatment rooms, a fitness centre, reflexology area, yoga studio and pavilion, steam room and a 25m (82ft) pool.
COMO Uma Ubud has been awarded DestinAsian Readers' Choice Awards 2017 as one of the Top 10 Best Boutique Hotels; TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice 2017 in the Top 25 Hotels for the categories Indonesia, Romance in Indonesia and Service in Indonesia; Condé Nast Traveller Readers' Choice Awards 2016 Top 40 Resorts in Asia; and TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice 2015 Top 25 Small Hotels in Indonesia amongst multiple other awards and accolades.
COMO Uma Ubud marries elegant and comforting accommodations with beautiful and scenic grounds in a grand and inspiring manner. To visit COMO Uma Ubud is to fall in love with the warmth and serenity of this romantic escape.
COMO Uma Ubud | Jalan Raya Sanggingan | Banjar Lungsiakan | Kedewatan | Ubud | Gianyar 80571 | Bali | Indonesia
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