Whether it’s a girls’ prolonged weekend, a regretful island marriage or a family get-away, Bali is a pleasant bliss that ticks a lot of boxes – and small consternation that it draws over a million visitors from Australia any year.
That’s with a difference of my family – we’re Bali first-timers.
So when we were recently invited to a marriage in Bali, as a family with 2 immature children, we were flooded with recommendations and suggestions.
We’ve listened all about a pleasing villas in Bali yet were uncertain where to find a best ones. Enter Villa-Bali.com.
The website facilities over 600 villas in Bali – all vetted to accommodate their despotic peculiarity standards and visited frequently by their group to safeguard those standards are maintained, giving us initial timers assent of mind.
With an easy website navigation, anticipating one that was within a bill was effortless. Each inventory featured lots of photos and extensive list of facilities and reviews from past visitors.
But it wasn’t until we done an enquiry that a genuine patron knowledge began.
We were contacted by their transport consultant to learn some-more about a trip, generally any special mandate for a kids – like pool fencing, that is not a requirement for us now that both kids can float yet one that a lot of travellers competence slight to ask about.
Once engagement was made, we were also contacted by their concierge team.
They offering to take caring of engagement all from airfield pick-up, car/driver hire, to babysitters and revisit by a masseuse, all partial of a use but an additional price – we only compensate a retailer directly once engagement is made.
The whole knowledge was a breeze, with a good personal hold that we don’t get from a lot of other engagement sites.
First impressions – 9/10
We were greeted by 2 staff with acquire drinks even yet we had a rather late check-in of 10.30pm. Our bedrooms were in primitive condition, with frangipanis dotting all over seat and pillows.
With subsequent morning’s sunrise, we were improved means to conclude a rice patio surrounds and willing environment (away from any categorical roads).
Rooms – 10/10
With plush king-sized beds, all bedrooms underline private ensuites, and a lush egg made bath in a master bedroom.
Bathrooms also embody a full set of toiletries that is a reward if you’re travelling light.
The pool – 10/10
Being a pleasant get-away, a pool deserves a rating on a own.
An 8-metre pool splits a outside vital area into 2, with a fountain and pool list on one side, and living/dining room on a other.
A poetic retreat also features, an ideal place to review a book by a poolside. The pool was frequently unadulterated during a stay and entirely enjoyed by a whole family.
Staff – 10/10
With a group of 4 staff, all a requests were looked after with a smile. From cooking breakfasts, engagement cabs to gripping a whole place spotless, a group of accessible staff were a fun and ensured a totally stress-free stay.
Food – 9/10
Breakfasts were prepared daily by in-house staff, with choice of continental and Indonesian, as good as a kids’ favourite: pancakes. As good as a choice to have a private cook to ready feasts such as Indonesian seafood BBQ, a villa also offers home smoothness from Café Moonlight that a staff helped sequence ala room use style.
Security – 10/10
The villa is located during a behind of a quarrel of properties, with 24/7 confidence guards and a private lockable embankment for a possess villa. Each room facilities a possess protected so confidence was never an issue.
Driver/Tours – 10/10
We were propitious adequate to be endorsed Yudi from Bali Passion who has scarcely 30 years’ knowledge as a beam in Bali.
He was means to tailor several full day tours formed on a interests and always endorsed a best internal restaurants for each dish – and a reward that he got along with a kids like a residence on fire!
Find Yudi on WhatsApp: +62 812-3649-269.
Vivian Luo is Travel Weekly’s transport and media selling manager.