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Nestled in the Heart of Bali’S Most Stylish Neighborhood, Seminyak is Bali Luxury Villa, a Century Old Antique Javanese ‘Joglo’.

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Last updated: 07/22/2013

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Seminyak villa description

Nestled in the heart of Bali’s most stylish neighborhood, Seminyak is  Bali luxury villa, a century old antique Javanese ‘Joglo’. The villa named after a famous early 20th century hotel offers guests a captivating journey through time, combining nostalgic luxury with the exemplary services of personal butlers and top class chefs.This four bedroom luxury villa in Seminyak is available to rent year round. Villa 342 is situated in a small private road off Jalan Laksmana in Seminyak.Villa 342 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 342 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.Villa 342 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.Contact DetailsThere are so many Bali villas to choose from, particularly in the stylish seaside resort of Seminyak, that it’s often difficult to decide. For those who prefer luxury private villas, with exemplary service and real Indonesia surroundings, Villa 342 is the perfect Bali luxury villas option.Designed by acclaimed international architects in close coordination with the owners, this Seminyak accommodation is set within an exclusive private cul-de-sac off Jalan Oberoi (Laksmana).Villa 342, a 4 bedroom villa in Seminyak4 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 342 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 342 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.The Bedroom
Luxury Villa Seminyak : Maximum 8 adults (+2 children in adjoining den library if required)
Within this Bali accommodation there are four separate sleeping pavilions, two of which are Joglo style and house king size antique Balinese four poster beds. You will awake on Egyptian cotton sheets surrounded by one of Indonesia’s finest collection of antiques, wash in a pedestal washbasin or soak in a scented flower bath.
The third pavilion and fourth pavilion are designed with a slightly more contemporary feel with Dutch East Indes Travel Posters adorning the bedroom walls in the third pavilion.
Although surrounded by antiques, these Bali luxury villas have flat screen TV with satellite, i-pod docking stations and wireless internet connection.The JogloLuxury 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.The GardenAn important feature in the design of any Bali luxury villa should be the tropical garden. Villa 342 has the effect of being surrounded by water. Pool villas in Seminyak tend to be standard in design yet at Villa 342  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.The AntiqueWith passion for preserving and sharing the rich culture tapestry of Indonesia, the owners have an extensive collection of Balinese and Javanese antiques. One of the most delightful things about residing in Villa 342 is that there is always something fascinating to look at.Having the privilege to not only view but also to be surrounded by these fascinating artifacts is a pleasure in itself. Each piece has it’s own story; the paintings by famous early artists, the old traveling desk with removable legs, and the more modern pieces such as the 1940’s radio, weighing scales as well as numerous original Dutch travel posters.All these fine pieces melt into the luxurious comfort that is Villa 342.
Most Seminyak Pool villas now come complete with private staff. At Villa 342 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.The Facilities•    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 342, Seminyak Bali villas to rent with exquisite menuWithin our Bali villas we serve an eclectic mix of Asian and Western cuisine. Having your own personal villa chef and waiting staff makes it simple to cater for any personal dining requirements.Dining at Villa 342 can be as grandiose or as relaxed as you decide. There are several areas to suit your mood from the formal dining table set with antique English silver cutlery and candelabra to a relaxing lunch in the shaded bale.Most Bali villas to rent include chef services but we like to stay in keeping with the Colonial era of exemplary service. One of our luxury villa signature services is sunset cocktails in the Joglo with a selection of tempting tapas. All meals are served by your attentive staff who are at hand to top up your glass anytime!
Words from the Guest Book
Stephen M.B  3 February 2008
If there is a 10* hotel, this is it! I will make a point to tell all my friends in the film industry about this bautiful oasis.
A. King  31 July 2007
Our stay has been completely perfect. The sublime gardens and beautiful accommodation has been eclipsed only by the superb service of the gorgeous staff. We are in love. We will return again soon. In endless gratitude for a totally amazing experience.
Aikaz  19 May 2007
Very good place to having pleasure. It is also looks natural and that's the strong point. Will be there if an occasion comes.
Dawn & Peter Kingsbu  3 January 2007
Villa 342 is by far the most beautiful and confortable villa. We have experienced & we have rapidly becoming experts! The villa is a tribute & reflection of your exellent taste & passion for Asian architecture & antiquities.
The Yin Family  31 August 2006
We thoroughly enjoyed our experience which is truly a gem. The joglo is so beautiful that I’m sure it’ll leave a lasting memory. Every piece of furnitiure, art and all the design details touched our hearts.
Mille Mercis  3 August 2006
More than a pleasure, it was an awaken dream we lived these past two weeks. Please do not change anything from this paradise place. Your working team is at the level of your property. We all hope to have the plasure to come back as soon as possible.
The Jenkins Family  1 July 2006
Heaven comes in many shapes and forms. We as a family are privileged to have been here to experience and enjoy this beautiful Villa and Island of Bali.
Low season: Jan 11th - June 30th, Sep 16th - Dec 19th High season: July 1st - 31st, Sep 1st - 15th, Chinese New Year & Easter Week Peak season: August 1st - 31st, Dec 20th - Jan 10th
* All rates are subject to 21% government tax and service tax.

Property Type

      • Villa

      Accommodation Type

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          Onsite Services

          • Private Chef
          • Daily Maid Service

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

          building type

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              • Broadband Access
              • Air Conditioning

              Pool / Spa

                  • Private Pool


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                  Dec 20 - Jan 8, 2015
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                  Jan 9 - May 31, 2015
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