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Great Location/Views. Artist/Designer Exotic Home/Garden.

Bedrooms 2
Space 2,529 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Sleeps 4/5. Two beds + one day bed, two en suite bathrooms.

This artist/designers' compound is set in rice fields and gardens. The home and garden is serviced by the most delightful people you would ever want to meet. They will look after you with a smiling heart, helping with cooking, cleaning, washing and shopping. Great location with cool breezes, views and short walk to local restaurants or to town. In the best central location in Bali for easy access to all areas of the island.

Relax on the veranda with views to the garden. Wake up and look across the rice fields and jungle, beyond to the volcanoes. Paintings, carved wood, en-suite bathrooms and large verandas with views.

Not suitable for young children or disabled.

Keywords: house, home, Bali, rental, vacation, pool, rice fields, private, serviced.

More Details

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, indonesian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 5, 2017

About The Owner

We are Artists and Designers. Travelers from an early age. We love beauty and peace.

The Owner purchased this house in 2007

Why The Owner chose Ubud Area

Love the location and the views. We created this environment to sit sweetly in the rice fields. Far from roads, near to local restaurants, yoga studio, spas.

What makes this house unique

Far enough from the road to avoid all traffic noise, yet close enough to walk in 15 minutes to town. I love the cascading ponds, the organic cafe just 50yds away and and for people who don't have a problem with steps.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Tim and I are very happy to recomend Villa Delicious. We stayed for an amazing month in November 2012. Down a narrow path with walled gardens either side, up a few steps and onto a small landing to the front door. As you turn the key you can't imagine the beauty that awaits you inside. Shoes off. you step onto the cool marble floor, an outstanding feature of the villa. Your eyes refreshed from the heat of the day by the many cool shades of teal and green. The large one bedroom villa is surrounded by lotus ponds, tropical gardens and your own tiny rice field. We were lucky to see the emerald green rice, a week after we arrived it was harvested then the stalks burnt and the field flooded. We watched for hours the wading birds, brightly coloured butterflies and then the comical ducks moved in. If you can drag yourself off the day bed there are plenty of things to do in Ubud. Lots of day spas, yoga studios, fabulous restaurants, art galleries and walks through the jungle and rice fields. Villa Delicious has everything you need for a comfortable stay. You will be looked after by friendly, competent staff. Oh yes,and there are fire flies in the garden at night magic.
Oct 2012
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Penestanan House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2529 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master bathroom with mosaic shower and double marble sinks.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , En suite, mosaic shower, toilet, marble sink, carved door.
  • Luxury bathrooms with artistic features.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master bedroom - 1 king
    Downstairs bedroom. - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • 6 garden chairs
  • alternative lifestyle
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Artistic touches through out house and garden, carvings, statues, paintings. Location the very best with everything handy but still a feeling of quiet and countryside..


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Great Location/Views. Artist/Designer Exotic Home/Garden.
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews

Review of Casa by an artist

  • 5 of 5

I love the spacious ramble of this house and garden, moving from indoors to outdoors. I like looking at the fish in the lotus ponds, cooling off in the pool, lounging in the sitting spots, eating on the veranda, sleeping in the big master bed room, waking to the volcanoes and rice fields. The house is full of art: paintings, old statues, marble floors, mosaic walls, carved wood, old Javanese furniture. And to make it all perfect, the staff made me laugh, looked after me to perfection.

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New Zealand


  • 5 of 5

P eaceful piece of paradise, private with

E verything you need for a

R estorative, relaxing rest (or recreation) with

F abulous views, fantastic location, friendly staff simply

E nchanting also

C lean and comfortable, close to all the best cafe's, restaurant and yoga yet

T ranquil and transforming!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy that you enjoyed the Casa and you are welcome back anytime.
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Great garden, gorgeous views....

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying here. The garden and views are beautiful. The house is full of great art and furniture. It is wonderful to wake up and take in the fantastic views from the great big upstairs bed. The staff were friendly and helpful. The house is clean and comfortable as well as very cool. The location is fantastic - out of the hustle and bustle but within walking distance to lots of good places to eat. A lovely place to stay!!

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for enjoying the house and garden and our balinese family who took care of you. It is a pleasure to share our place with sensitive people who appreciate the fine things of life and a real home created artistically with Love thank you
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Brooklyn, New York

unique hidden gem

  • 5 of 5

if i had not booked this home i would have missed out on a true hidden gem.

i would never otherwise have found my way into the charming penestanan neighborhood.

it is well tended by a gracious staff and artfully decorated. it is private tucked away in the rice fields.

it was great to catch a taxi easily or just to walk directly into ubud center. our group especially loved the convenience of the yellow flower cafe around the corner from the house.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for loving my makes me happy to share what I have with people who have such a positive experience...cheers Noelle
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San Rafael, CA

Dreaming of Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Dreaming of paradise… We recently visited this hidden gem of a home, Pondok Padi, and I’m still dreaming of it. There is so much attention to detail in the décor of the home and in the amazing gardens. It is a magical place filled with art, beauty and tranquility. I have traveled the world and this is one of the few places I could call home. The rooms are open and airy with the most spectacular views over the rice fields. The gardens are sublime with the meandering pools of water, the sculptures and the gorgeous pool. This location can’t be beat with the tranquility of rice fields surrounding you and the local cafes like Yellow Flower, and it’s just a short walk to the bustling town of Ubud when you are ready for some fun. Truly the perfect home with the best of all worlds.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Dana for your glowing review....yes I love it too at Pondok is a labour of love and a joy. It is very gratifying to know that the love I put into it is felt by others. Bali is a wonder and I am glad to have helped you enjoy your visit.
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Lovely home in Penestanen

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in this enchanting villa. The location is perfect, far enough from Ubud that you hear nothing, close enough to walk there if you'd like. The open porches/verandas are lovely, and Penestanen is a fascinating area. The staff couldn't have been more pleasant and helpful. It was perfect!

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2011
  • Stayed: May 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am delighted you enjoyed your stay so much and that my Bali family looked after you so well best wishesxxxxxx
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Ngurah Rai Airport, Denpasar, Bali
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Car: not necessary

This has always been a center for painting, batik, and sculpture. There are also designer and traditional shops, Balinese dance theaters, restaurants, cafes, museums, Yoga centers, spas, healers, walking and bicycling tours, Balinese temples and Palaces.


Rates & Availability

Penestanan House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
May 27 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100

Fee includes 5% Service for the staff.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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