Villa Des Indes
4 Bedrooms – accommodates 8 adults.
This four bedroom luxury villa in Seminyak is filled will Dutch Colonial and Indonesian antiques and sheer luxury.
Villa Des Indes is originally crafted in Limasan in Central Java, the Joglo was designed forgoing the use of nails and was re-constructed onsite piece by piece. Villa Des Indes has the same immaculate attention to detail as the original residence. The walls are hung with original Indonesian works of art and antique hand carved reliefs.
With passion for preserving and sharing the rich culture needlecraft of Indonesia, the owner has an extensive collection of Javanese and Balinese antiques. One of the most delightful things about residing in Villa Des Indes is that there is always something fascinating to look!
The exquisite Villa Des Indes Seminyak is situated in a small private road off Jalan Laksmana in Seminyak. Offering selected holiday visitors a unique opportunity to experience colonial lifestyle in top end luxury.
About Des Indes
Villa Des Indes, Bali Joglo villas in Seminyak
Villa Des Indes is a luxury villa situated in the beachside area of Bali, Seminyak. Within this Seminyak Villa, the antique Joglo form the centerpiece. Joglos were originally located Central Java, in areas famous for skilled artisans who spent their days intricately carving fine timber houses. Destined to be demolished, the owners rescued it and waited until the perfect site was available to rebuild. Each piece was transported to Bali, Seminyak and it was transformed into the social center of the most unique Bali luxury villa in Seminyak, steeped in time honored tradition.
Villa Des Indes offers a truly unique experience; the antique collection of furnishings and the attention to detail that can transform a Bali vacation into a treasured experience.
4 bedroom villa Seminyak : Maximum 8 adults (+2 children when using sofa beds too, additional charges are incurred) Within this 4 bedroom villa in Bali there are three separate early 20th century style bungalows with oversize antique Balinese beds, en-suite grand bathrooms and tropical outdoor showers. The Joglo is a peaceful centerpiece of Villa Des Indes, an open-air living area that appears to be floating on water, surrounded by a 21-meter lagoon swimming pool.
Complete with a table for fine dining, a relaxing lounge with plantation chairs in which you can while the evening away and comfortable corners to curl up in with an interesting book, the Joglo typifies the best in tropical Asian luxury. Two of the sleeping pavilions have wide verandahs and den-libraries full of interesting books, attached to the bedrooms. The third and four bedroom are in two levels in one Pavilion, where at the second level, the 4th bedroom has a twin bedroom that can adjoining as a double Hollywood bed.
The open pavilion houses a traditional Javanese day bed and an old Chinese rocking chair, a perfect shady area to disappear into with a book. Complete with a kitchenette/butler’s pantry, this self-contained pavilion is perfect for friends sharing the residence. Children are welcome at Villa Des Indes and these Seminyak villas are perfect for Bali vacations with kids. There are descending steps into the pool and the Villa Manager can arrange all manner of kids’ activities in Bali too.
Luxury villas in Bali rarely house such intricate works of art as Joglos which were former houses of Javanese noblemen. The skilled artisans of Demak in Central Java cleverly carved Joglo houses using traditional tongue and groove techniques, forgoing any use of nails in the design. Within this antique villa in Bali, the Joglo features finely carved pillars fluted with delicate floral patterns and symmetrical intricate layers of mandala style artwork in the ceiling.
The Joglo is a peaceful centerpiece, an open-air living area that appears to be floating on water, surrounded by a 21-meter lagoon swimming pool that curves amidst the orchids and frangipanis. Complete with a table for fine dining set with antique cutlery and crockery, a relaxing lounge with plantation chairs in which you can while the evening away and comfortable corners to curl up in with an interesting book, the antique Joglo style typifies the best in luxury accommodation in Bali.
An important feature in the design of any Bali luxury villa should be the tropical garden. Villa Des Indes I has the effect of being surrounded by water. Pool villas in Seminyak tend to be standard in design yet at Villa Des Indes I, the Joglo appears to float on water with a twenty-one meter lagoon swimming pool surrounding it.
Upon entering this Seminyak luxury villa you are surrounded by an Asian fishpond with floating water lilies and teaming with koi fish, an amusing site to watch at feeding time! With traditionally carved antique stone dragon head water spouts blanketed in moss, the constant sound of gentle running water adds to the natural ambience of the residence.
Tropical palms and fragrant frangipanis are so very relaxing instead. Statues hide amongst the foliage and orchids hang from shady trees. The garden has a calm and peaceful tranquility, truly a botanical paradise.
Most Seminyak Pool villas now come complete with private staff. At Villa Des Indes we pride ourselves on exemplary service and are well established as one the most exclusive villas to rent in Bali. Within each Bali accommodation we employ only the highest trained English speaking staff, focusing on attentive yet discreet service. Unobtrusively stationed behind the free standing bar pavilion your Villa De Indes butler, waiting staff and private chef are always at hand to assist with any personal requirements.
Complimentary airport transfer x 1 car (approx 25 minutes).
Complimentary full American/Asian breakfast.
Villa Manager to organize villa and guest requirements.
Fully equipped kitchen with private villa chef and villa menu.
Private villa kitchen, cleaning and waiting staff.
24 hour uniformed security.
IDD Telephone and Fax.
WIFI internet access.
Bose Stereo and library of music plus I-Pod with docking station.
Excellent cell phone satellite coverage.
Flat Screen TV’s with satellite programming.
Air conditioning and ceiling fan equipped bungalows.
Self Contained Electric Powered Generator.
Children toys/dvds including pool toys.
Laundry and dry cleaning service (additional charges apply).
Car rental and tour guide service organization (additional charges apply).
Babysitting service (additional charges apply).
Sofa beds (additional charges apply)
Villa Des Indes is a perfectly located villa in Bali, in Jalan Astinapura, a small private cul de sac off Jalan Laksmana (known as Jalan Oberio) in Seminyak. This Bali villa is directly across from the beach and adjacent to chic bars and restaurants such as La Lucciola and Ku De Ta.
Distance from airport:Approximately 25 minutes drive from Ngurah Rai International Airport to Seminyak.
|Rates 2015 | 4 Bedrooms|
|Low Season: USD 935++ (Rest of the year, excl. Chinese NY and Easter Week)|
|High Season: USD 1,375++ (June 1st-Sept 15th inclusive, Chinese New Year and Easter Week)|
|Peak Season: USD 1,575++ (December 20th- January 8th inclusive)|
|Min. stay: low season 2 nights, high season 5 nights, peak season 7 nights.|
|Chinese New Year 2015 : 17 – 22 February / Easter week 2015 : 4 – 12 April.|
|Rates are subject to change without prior notice|
|All rates incur an extra 21% government tax and service.|
|Rates are including :
All villa facilities and amenities
Airport transfers (1 in and 1 out), fresh fruits – refreshing towels and welcome drink upon arrival.
|Free WIFI internet connection|
|Check-in time: 14.00|
|Check-out time: 11.00|
|Early check-in is FOC based on villa availability|
|Late check-out until 18.00 will be charged at 50% of the rate|
|Late check-out after 18.00 will be charged at 100% of the rate|
|Food and beverage and other extras are on guests account|