Best Family-friendly Villas in Bali for a Tropical Getaway

When you decide to travel with your family, the whole package including the little ones, then there are many things that you need to make note of. From a fully-serviced accommodation to ease of access to and from the airport, many variables are taken into consideration. Therefore, for the best trip, a private villa in Bali is straight from the heavens since it is super convenient, comfortable for adults and children alike and most importantly, you have a team of dedicated professionals looking after your needs.

Bali has plenty of activities for children including beginner surfing, sprawling white and black sand beaches, whale and dolphin watching, etc. Among other things, your children will definitely be grateful for this trip to the ‘Island of the Gods’ because every child loves to muck around in the sand and build their dream castles!

Here are a few family-friendly, private villas in Bali that should be on your list for your next trip to the island.

1.    Villa Hiburan 1, Seminyak

A newly-built villa in Seminyak, Villa Hiburan 1 is one of two villas at Hiburan Villas with four spacious bedrooms that are furnished with double and twin beds, a private swimming pool and open-plan living. Apart from the convenient location, the villa offers several amenities such as car/bicycle/scooter rentals, babysitter, pool fence, baby cots and security so you need only relax and lounge by the pool.

Since you have a fully-equipped, modern kitchen at your disposal, you are free to cook anytime you wish whenever the kids get antsy and need to nibble. The staff can even assist you with grocery shopping in case you have a busy day!

2.    Villa Atmo, Seminyak

Villa Atmo is located in the heart of trendy Seminyak less than a kilometre away from laid-back Batu Belig beach and surrounded by numerous restaurants and cafes. The villa itself is family-friendly complete with a bedroom that has been furnished with bunk beds to accommodate up to four children. The staff is highly trained in looking after large families and they will deliver impeccable services such as babysitting, laundry services and security to ensure you have a great time.

The 12-metre swimming pool at Villa Atmo is perfect for children as it has a shallow end for their safety and you can always request for a pool fence as well. A private chef can be called in for your dietary needs and any special requests for your little one’s diet.

3.    Villa Splendid, Ubud

A five-bedroom, luxury villa, Villa Splendid in Ubud is, as the name suggests, spectacular for a family getaway owing to its expansive gardens and pool, ideal for the kids to run around. A master bedroom is furnished with an additional bunk bed for a perfect family suite. Villa Splendid extends world-class amenities for children including babysitters, pool fence for their safety and security for the whole family.

Ubud is the cultural hub of Bali and a favourite among travellers for its relaxed atmosphere and quiet ambience. Villa Splendid is a mere 15-minute drive to the centre of Ubud that is teeming with local markets and vendors. The famous Sacred Monkey Forest is nearby and the kids will love to walk through it and interact with its hairy residents.

4.    Villa Candi Kecil Tiga, Ubud

Villa Candi Kecil Tiga is nestled in the quaint village of Pejeng, not too far from the heart of Ubud. It is a charming, three-bedroom property with lush gardens and an 8-metre swimming pool. While the children can run around in the garden, you can relish a chilled cocktail by the pool. At Villa Candi Kecil Tiga, the staff is attentive to your needs as a family and they offer services such as babysitting, laundry and even a private chef for your convenience.

The fully-equipped kitchen at the villa is great for family meals as everyone, including the children, can help around. The location could not have been more ideal since you are so close to amazing places like the fascinating Goa Gajah Caves and entertaining Sacred Monkey Forest.

5.    Villa Senara, Canggu

Enjoy a fun-packed getaway to easygoing Canggu, a hipster’s dream destination with plenty of surf beaches, at Villa Senara. The sprawling property features luscious palm-fringed gardens that serve as the perfect playground for kids and a lavish 14-metre swimming pool. Both children and grown-ups will be able to enjoy their own space here!

The open-concept and open-plan living area allow for an integrated and close-knit experience so that you can always keep a watchful eye on the little ones. Friendly staff helps you with things like laundry, meal preparation and even babysitting, upon request. The villa has numerous cafes and restaurants in the area for you to try out and the closest beach is less than 2 kilometres away.

Article written in partnership with Villa Finder.