The villa is a five-bedroom property comprised of two distinct areas, each with a private entrance and a private pool, thereby presenting guests with a one, four, or five bedroom renting option. On one side is a contemporary 4-bedroom villa and on the other side is a one-bedroom antique Joglo house.
Conceived in perfect harmony with the peaceful surroundings, spa treatments at Sarasvati take place in the privacy of the antique timber spa building, which presents two massage beds, washroom and outdoor rain shower. Combining beauty and well-being, traditional treatments such as mandi lulur, Balinese massage or reflexology, administered by skilled therapists, will make guests feel reborn, awakening the mind, body and soul.
An added benefit of a stay at Villa Sarasvati is that guests also enjoy the full use of the services and facilities of the nearby Canggu Club, the only exclusive members club in Bali.
Villa Sarasvati is a five-bedroom property comprised of two distinct areas, each with a private entrance and a private pool. On one side is a contemporary four-bedroom villa and on the other side is a one-bedroom antique Gladak house. Both entrances are heralded by carved stone murals introducing Sarasvati, the Hindu goddess of knowledge, wisdom and the arts, after which the villa takes its name. The main villa comprises a stand-alone multipurpose studio room, a long entrance hall, four bedrooms, a living & dining pavilion with a feature kitchen, an air-conditioned TV lounge, a pergola garden room, flat lawn and 17-metre lap pool. The contemporary tropical architecture utilises local materials while the eclectic interiors ooze with style, visual texture, antiques and rich fabrics. The second area is incorporates the Gladak, complete with ensuite bathroom, kitchenette and verandah. This gorgeous old house is a traditional high-peaked teakwood building representing a bygone era, yet with all the comforts of modern day living. There is also an antique wooden spa building (available when the Gladak House is included in one of the rental options), a timber relaxation gazebo, an elevated rice field shelter known as a ‘Pondok’, a free form swimming pool, a giant chess set and a Pétanque court, set within an exceptional rambling garden, which rolls down to the rice fields.
BEDROOMS AND BATHROOMS
At Villa Sarasvati, there are five air-conditioned bedrooms, one of which is located in the antique Gladak House – stunningly furnished with a king-size bed and an antique wardrobe, complemented by lush soft furnishings, and equipped with a TV/DVD player. The rustic ensuite bathroom is semi open-air, sheltered by a pergola roof and extending out into a private walled garden. It is equipped with a hollowed out river rock bathtub for two, and a two rainshowers, one indoors and one outside. The master bedroom in the main villa is on ground level, entered via an anteroom and completed with a huge dressing room. The ensuite indoor/outdoor master bathroom is fitted with a freestanding terrazzo bathtub, positioned within a glass walled area, with doors that can be slid open to the private garden for a semi-alfresco bathing experience. There are two rainshowers, one indoors, and one open to the sky in the spacious shrub-filled garden. Each bedroom in the main villa, including the master, has a built-in cushioned daybed along one wall, a four-poster king size bed, teak furnishings, and a TV/DVD player. Each ensuite bathroom is fitted with twin washbasins, walk-in rainshower and bathtub. The downstairs guestroom has a semi open-air bathroom bordered by an ornamental pond with Ganesha statues spouting running water. The two upstairs bathrooms are characterised by open air rooftop terraces, each with a romantic outdoor bathtub resting under a pergola.
Each villa presents a cosy, air-conditioned, family room, located upstairs. Each is furnished with comfortable sofas and equipped with a large flat screen satellite channel TV and DVD player with surround sound.
LIVING AND DINING
Running the length of the garden beside each of the main swimming pools, the single-storey living & dining pavilions at both of the villas are hugely spacious and ideal for entertaining. Each features an open-plan modern kitchen at one end.
At Villa Sarasvati, the pavilion is fitted with sliding glass doors, which can be closed for air-conditioned comfort. The splendid dining table seats 14, with bench stools and a grand cane planter chair at either end. Five giant, clear glass bell-jar lanterns hang over the table and the room is lovingly adorned with a collection of antique wooden artefacts. There is also a tactile sculpture that pivots on its stand to form a screen beside the living space, which is furnished with cane sofas and armchairs.
At the far end of each of the living & dining pavilions, overlooking the rice field, is a pergola with a floor composed of ironwood decking. at Villa Sarasvati, it is a sunny sitting room, furnished with a large sofa and coffee table.
Dea Villas are located within the beautiful agricultural belt between Kuta and Tanah Lot, an area that is home to some of the most luxurious private residences on the island. Trendy Seminyak, with its wide choice of international restaurants, chic cocktail bars, exciting nightclubs, lavish spas and elegant boutiques, is a mere 20 minutes’ drive away.
Neighbouring sporting facilities include the Canggu Club, offering sports, social and leisure facilities. Within a kilometre of the villas is a delicatessen, several good value restaurants, a yoga studio complete with daily yoga classes, and a spa. At the nearby Echo Beach is a strip of restaurants and cafes set on a beachside buff. This is a fun social scene complemented by live music. For horse lovers, the family-run ‘Kuda P’ stables is just five minutes’ drive from the villas, offering rides and tuition. The Nirwana Golf Course, designed by Greg Norman and renowned as one of the best golf courses in Asia, is a 20-minute drive. The nearby Berawa Beach is known for its world-class surf breaks, offering an exposed reef break with consistent surf. The villas are 40 minutes’ from the international airport, and convenient for all of the Island’s main shopping malls and tourist attractions, including Tanah Lot, Bali’s most dramatic and venerated sea temple.
|Low Season: USD 800++ (Rest of the year, excl. Chinese NY and Easter Week)|
|High Season: USD 1,100++ (Chinese New Year, Easter Week, 01Jul – 31Jul, 01Sep -15Sep)|
|Peak Season: USD 1,300++ (01Aug -31Aug, 20Dec – 08Jan)|
|Rates are subject to change without prior notice|
|Rates are quoted in US Dollar, netto, per night|
|Rates are including roundtrip airport-villa transfer, daily continental breakfast, tax and service charge|
|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|