Guest reviews

October 5th, 2017 - October 10th, 2017

“Thank you and terima kasih banyak! Pak Krisna, Pak Gede and all the Samadhana staff for their wonderful service. Look forward to seeing you all again in the future. Sampai jumpa lagi depan kali.”

Ben F, Australia

September 30th, 2017 - October 3rd, 2017

“Thank you so much for supporting us during our wedding. All staff has been amazing and helped us to make the celebration just as we wanted.”

Rickard G, Sweden

August 30th, 2017 - September 6th, 2017

“Most likely the best trip we have been on. Love this place and the staff are AMAZING, only the best. Willing to do anything to keep us happy. Well recommended this place to everyone. Much love to the staff - you guys work so hard. Keep it up. Thank you for everything.”

Daniel L, New Zealand

July 28th, 2017 - August 7th, 2017

“We had the most amazing time at Villa Samadhana. The entire staff made our holiday the most special one we ever had as a family. On the beautiful backdrop of the wonderfully groomed gardens, all our wishes were taken care of and our taste buds were satisfied. We can only say " Thank You " from the bottom of our hearts.”

Angelika K, Singapore

July 1st, 2017 - July 7th, 2017

“What a wonderful time we have had! Very quickly you made "Samadhana" our home away from home. and your staff - our extended family. We were so relaxed in this beautiful environment and every need was met with a smile and warm heart. We have always loved Bali and now have yet another reason to return... This is not good bye but we will see you again soon.”

David C, Australia

June 23rd, 2017 - July 1st, 2017

“To the team at Villa Samadhana. We can't thank you all enough for making our holiday here incredibly enjoyable and relaxing. The villa and grounds are magnificent and we especially loved our time by the pool. A big thank you to all the staff especially Krisna and Putu for taking care of our every need with absolute professionalism. The food was delicious we loved the tuna and avocado salad and made our stay extra special. We will definitely be back and will recommend Villa Samadhana to our friends in Sydney. With many thanks.”

Elizabeth M, Australia

June 7th, 2017 - June 11th, 2017

“We have thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Samadhana Villa. The facilities such as swimming pool, nice garden, kitchen and all others are excellent. The villa staff have a very good attitude and smile all the way from our entry to complete duration period of our stay. Especially chef cooked variety of fabulous dishes for us to enjoy tasteful foods. Overall our whole holiday trip is fantastic. Thanks to Samadhana Villa staff and management. ”

Kumar, Singapore

May 27th, 2017 - May 29th, 2017

“Good service and villa staff. Thank you so much. We will be comeback again.”

Cat Ling C, Singapore

May 20th, 2017 - May 24th, 2017

“Dear Gede and staff, such a beautiful stay in beautiful surrounds. We appreciate your efforts with our family, from the 6 year old to the 70 years old. Thank you for your special attention for our birthday celebration.”

Belle J, Australia

May 15th, 2017 - May 20th, 2017

“Your hospitality and the beauty of Villa Samadhana took our breath away from the moment we stepped in the front gate. We enjoyed every delicious meal you prepared for us, and then there was the party!. We will cherish this as one of the best parties we have had and to remember for a long time to come. We thank you for accommodating the screaming and mess that comes with having 4 children below the age of 4. Thank You.”

Louise Y, Singapore

May 8th, 2017 - May 15th, 2017

“Thank you so much for your kindness and hospitality. We have had a lovely week. The staff were friendly and helpful and we were looked after very well. Thank you again.”

Avni P, United Kingdom

April 26th, 2017 - May 6th, 2017

“Our holiday could not have been better than here, at Villa Samadhana. From early morning until late in the evening we were treated like the royal family. The staff went out of their way to make our stay a wonderful one, from feeding the fish with our youngest to learning how to prepare true Indonesian dishes for the adults. So from the bottom of our hearts: thank you very much. Hopefully we will one day return to Bali and then we will definitely come back to stay at this wonderful place.”

Willemijn N, Switzerland

April 14th, 2017 - April 24th, 2017

“Thanks to Krisna, Putu, Arik, Ketut Agus and of course Gede for a truly wonderful and relaxing holiday. The staff made us feel very welcome and the villa is extraordinary. Loved the rooms, the pool, the food and beautiful location. All the very best.”

Dane C, Australia

March 22nd, 2017 - April 1st, 2017

“Many thanks to Putu, Krisna, Agus, and all staff, they are very attentive. Gede the Villa manager has organized all staff to take care the villa guest in a exceptional way. Thank You.”

Louise E, Canada

March 7th, 2017 - March 20th, 2017

“In this world there are no words to come all this feeling that gave us Bali and Villa Samadhana. We will miss you. With big love and thanks.”

Saltanat K, Russia

February 23rd, 2017 - February 27th, 2017

“To all the fabulous staff at Villa Samadhana. We were all looking forward this weekend so much but even then it has exceeded our expectation. Your kindness, hospitality and forbearance was so appreciated. You have made the birthday celebration such a magical and memorable weekend. Many thanks.”

Amanda H, Indonesia

February 13th, 2017 - February 15th, 2017

“We would like to say from the bottom of our hearts, we all had such a fabulous time here.The staff were so awesome!!!. The gardens are so beautiful, it is so hard to leave - is like heaven I am sure. We love you all, we will be back every year for family holiday. Love to you all.”

Jamie G, Australia

January 17th, 2017 - January 23rd, 2017

“We have had a great week at the villa. Fantastic staff and beautiful facilities, Our first trip to Bali has been so great we will be back and will also recommend the villa to our friends. Hope everyone who works at the villa has a healthy year, hope to see you again.”

Bruce C, Australia

January 8th, 2017 - January 16th, 2017

“Thank you all for a wonderful stay. The villa and grounds are beautiful and all the staff were polite, professional and very friendly. We would definitely recommend the villa to our friends. The food was amazing. The effort the staff go to made you visit enjoyable was beyond expectation. Thank You all.”

Bruce B, Australia

December 31st, 2016 - January 8th, 2017

“Thank you for a wonderful holiday to celebrate our mom's 70 birthday. Fantastic hospitality and wonderful food. All our needs were catered for plus more. We will be back in the near future. We have many many happy memories of our stay. Thank you so much.”

Stacey B, Australia

July 8th, 2016 - July 11th, 2016

“We can't thank you enough for such a wonderful time! Our boys absolutely loved running around the grass, playing in the amazing pool and feeding the fish - and we had the perfect relaxing break in this stunning place. Big big thanks to all of the lovely staff who gave us such a warm welcome and thank you for the fantastic meals. ”

Hamish M, Indonesia

June 4th, 2016 - June 7th, 2016

“What a perfect start to our holiday. Our family of 8 adult and 3 very small children had a wonderful time in this beautiful villa. We loved the: Pool - first class, the grounds - beautifully kept, the fabulous food the cooks prepared for us, the kind and caring staff, the seafood banquet yum !. A wonderful experience for us all to get together in this delightful villa. Thank you for your hospitality, we will highly recommend others to stay.”

Laura B, Australia

June 1st, 2016 - June 3rd, 2016

“Thank you so much for all your assistance from the moment we walked in you made us so welcome. You all made our trip one to remember. This villa is incredible, it is something no one can ever imagine. We are so humble for all your hard work.Thank You from the bottom of our heart.”

Jacinta S, Australia

May 16th, 2016 - May 20th, 2016

“Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Villa Samadhana. The staff bent over backwards for any request.The food was first class set amongst this beautiful villa.The website didn't do the villa justice online. It well exceeded our expectations. Thank you for our stay.”

Robyn C, Australia

April 22nd, 2016 - April 28th, 2016

“Thank you for this piece of dream, we had an amazing time. The place is just magical, peaceful and beautiful. Everybody just loved it. Kids, teenagers and adults. The staff always warm, helpful anticipating our every need. A perfect combination for paradise. Please keep it this way with this level of service. No other words than THANK YOU. Hoping to come back soon.”

Alain A, France

March 29th, 2016 - April 5th, 2016

“The perfect setting for a perfect holiday. All the staff have been absolutely fabulous in ensuring we have all been so well looked after. The food has been delicious. Thank you so very much for everything, we will never forget villa Samadhana.”

Michael P, Singapore

March 19th, 2016 - March 23rd, 2016

“Thank you so much for an amazing stay at Villa Samadhana!! We all loved every minute of it. The villa and the grounds are stunning and the pool is incredible. Also a very special thanks to beautiful staff, they were all so friendly and helpful and Wayan's cooking was so yummy. Best Holiday!!”

Rod W, Australia

March 10th, 2016 - March 17th, 2016

“We had a lovely time. Beautiful surroundings and fantastic staff and service. We will surely be back. Thanks for the perfect setting for such a wonderful holiday. It was amazing.”

Stephanie W, United Kingdom

February 18th, 2016 - February 24th, 2016

“We all had the most amazing time. The staff were so helpful, the property is so beautiful, my family will have memories to last forever. We will miss this place like crazy! Its been an amazing time, thank you for everything. The most amazing holiday ever. Please do not make us leave.”

Cheryl R, Australia

February 5th, 2016 - February 12th, 2016

“We are very happy. Bali is really good, we want to come again, very good, very good, very good!”

Shen L, China

December 23rd, 2015 - January 6th, 2016

“What an amazing 2 weeks we have had at such a beautiful villa. After looking at the pictures on the internet.The villa and its grounds are wonderful and all of staff have been amazing. Always there to meet our every need. Thanks to Wayan, Ari for the tasty food.Thanks to Gede also for driving us around, providing us assistance and all of the information.”

Kelly F, New Zealand

November 10th, 2015 - November 15th, 2015

“As soon as we walk in the Villa, we were blown away it is more beautiful than the picture, the staff is so cooperative .Tasty food, good staff and helpful manager too. I would love to visit once again, wish you are all the best.”

Vaishali P, India

October 23rd, 2015 - October 29th, 2015

“Beautiful place, very spacious, open, comfortable, with a great energy and a nice balance between group and private areas. Very courteous team to take care of guests. Amazing swimming pool and top class kitchen. ”

Natalie R, Hong Kong

October 7th, 2015 - October 11th, 2015

“It is difficult to mention only one staff as we were very satisfied with all the personal of this villa and overall our experience here was fantastic.I also want to say this villa has amazing accommodation. We really had a fabulous stay and would definitely like to return again next year. Special thanks to Villa Manager Gede for his excellent care for us and awesome hospitality.”

Eunji L, South Korea

September 25th, 2015 - September 29th, 2015

“Villa Samadhana is our favourite place to stay in Bali. The grounds and the pool area in particular are stunning, an absolute haven and a beautiful place to relax and unwind. The staff are welcoming, warm and charming. We cant wait to return to the villa next time. ”

Donelle Shilling, New Zealand

September 18th, 2015 - September 21st, 2015

“From the moment we first walked in our jaws dropped at sheer size of the place. it is like a slice of paradise here and the whole complex is absolutely stunning and the decor is beautiful and luxurious. The service has been impeccable and we were so well treated through the whole stay. Thank you to the talented chef who made us delicious meals, our last nights dinner for dad's birthday was very memorable.Thanks again to the staff for our wonderful stay.”

Maggie L, Australia

September 5th, 2015 - September 13th, 2015

“We are 2 families from Australia with 9 people in total. From the time we arrived at Villa Samadhana the staff and facilities have exceeded our expectation. Everyone has loved our holiday in Bali and we are already planning our next trip. Every meal we had was beautiful and welcome night and final night feast exceptional.The staff were very professional friendly attentive and courteous.A big thank you from everyone to Gede and staff who made our stay very memorable.”

Greg T, Australia

August 13th, 2015 - August 23rd, 2015

“Sun, Bintang (beer), pool and milkshakes. Breakfast was spectacular every morning - the fruit mouthwatering. The chef Ari and Wayan prepared the most incredible lunches and dinners for us. Wayan even invited us into his kitchen to share some of his secrets. Putu and Krisna totally attentive, never faraway with a fresh drink or setting the table for a beautiful meal. Thank You Gede and your team. This was a holiday of a lifetime and you made so perfect for us.Thank you.”

Todd C, Indonesia

August 2nd, 2015 - August 8th, 2015

“What a lovely stay at such a beautiful, relaxing location. We were made to feel special from our arrival until our end and thoroughly enjoyed the delicious food prepared by the expert team. We leave with nice memories and would not hesitate to recommend Samadhana to everyone. Thanks!”

Geoff K, Hong Kong

July 27th, 2015 - August 1st, 2015

“We are all felt very grateful for our stay at villa Samadhana. When we first stepped through the front gates our expectations are exceeded by the grandeur and warm greeting.The photo did not do it justice. Thank you for organizing everything for us. All the staff looked after our every need. Thanks also to Gede our driver for driving us safely. We wish you all the very of luck and success for the future.”

Nathan W, Australia

July 12th, 2015 - July 19th, 2015

“Gede, thank you for making our family holiday so easy + fun, you do a fantastic job with your team. Putu is a fantastic butler, he provides service from the heart, Krisna is very efficient always following up on requests.And the chef is amazing.”

Cilla B, Indonesia

June 30th, 2015 - July 6th, 2015

“Thank you so much we had a great time. Everyone was so nice and the food was amazing. We had such a great time thank you to all the staff who put in so much effort and made our stay unforgettable.”

Rhonda S, Canada

May 30th, 2015 - June 2nd, 2015

“Putu and Krisna were exceptional for our whole stay. If someone asked for a wedding location I would recommend Villa Samadhana.”

Holly B, Australia

May 25th, 2015 - May 29th, 2015

“Thank you for our lovely stay we depreciated all your efforts, the staff are exceptional. Agus, Putu, Wayan, Krisna and all the staff were lovely.”

Tammy W, Australia

May 18th, 2015 - May 22nd, 2015

“The villa is very good, staff also very good.”

Du Z, China

May 9th, 2015 - May 14th, 2015

“The service of the staff has been exceptional.”

Ying B, China

May 2nd, 2015 - May 5th, 2015

“Good staff, we will be back to Samadhana.”

Su-bin J, South Korea

April 17th, 2015 - April 20th, 2015

“We love Villa Samadhana and and the team work was awesome.Food also very delicious. Thank you guys.”

Paul G, Singapore

April 11th, 2015 - April 14th, 2015

“All team members were awesome, Gede was very accommodating, Krisna and Putu service was very attentive.”

Antonia and Nixon, Australia

February 26th, 2015 - March 3rd, 2015

“Villa Samadhana is a large hidden stunning property with beautiful gardens and lawns and a perfect pool and rec area. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food they prepared was delicious. We didn't want to leave! We had the best time with enough to do and great space to relax as well. Will certainly want to go back. Loved it.”

Adam L, Australia

February 18th, 2015 - February 22nd, 2015

“The villa is beautiful, peaceful and has its own charm. It is also so close to nature. However, the villa is about 1hr drive to the town. A lot of time traveling.. Nevertheless, we missed the chef's home-cooked villa meal - bak so noodle and met soto.”

Jasmine K, Singapore

July 21st, 2014 - July 28th, 2014

“We were three families of friends (total 10) and stayed one week at Samadhana. Great experience, wonderful staff, fantastic food and totally relaxing. I would definitely recommend a stay here. Everybody was totally amazed.”

Davide C, Singapore

July 12th, 2014 - July 19th, 2014

“The villa surpassed our expectations especially from the perpective of the beautiful grounds and the caring well trained staff. We felt pampered and our every need was attended to do. The cooking was superb and we have all missed the chef's meals on our return home. Two of our party did not leave the villa they felt so relaxed in the surroundings and the four small children had a wonderful time. For those who did go out, the expertise of the driver was much appreciated.”

Christine Cook, New Zealand

November 25th, 2013 - November 26th, 2013

“Great for couples and family. A lot of outdoor space for kids to run around and teenagers can hang out in the media room, play billiards or swim in the pool while the mommies are out shopping or on a spa treatment.”

Queen C, Philippines

September 7th, 2013 - September 14th, 2013

“Could not fault Villa Samadhana. Staff excellent and villa was beautiful. We had the best family holiday and would highly recommend Villa Samadhana. The accommodation suited our extended family and would definately love to go back.This would be the best accommodation we have had in Bali.”

owens debbie, Australia

June 28th, 2013 - July 5th, 2013

“Our party of 12 including 5 children had a wonderful time thanks to the attentive staff and the gorgeous property. I can't speak highly enough of the staff who made us feel so at home. We loved the food that Wayan and Ari cooked for us especially that last seafood dinner. The villa was amazing in a tranquil setting of lush, expansive gardens, ponds with koi fish amd water lilies with the background sound of ocean waves and gentle sea breeze. It was heaven! We definitely will be back.”

Wendy L, Australia

June 23rd, 2013 - June 24th, 2013

“A wonderful atmosphere, the most friendly staff, great pool and surrounds, and so comfortable. Would be back Ina flash and have no trouble recommending it Stuart , new Zealand ”

Felicity H, Indonesia

June 9th, 2013 - June 15th, 2013

“Absolute paradise on earth. The most breathtakingly beautiful property and gardens. ”

Julia Clarke ., United Arab Emirates

May 18th, 2013 - May 23rd, 2013

“The villa is absolutely magnificent, the gardens are stunning, the pool area very relaxing. The staff were extremely friendly and keen to accommodate. For us it was just the perfect holiday and we will come back!”

Rafaele Yon, Australia

December 28th, 2012 - January 7th, 2013

“Spacious villa, amazing gardens an oasis.”

anna cleeve, Australia

November 7th, 2012 - November 8th, 2012

“Villa Samadhana is an oasis on the east coast of Bali. Conveniently located within easy access to both Sanur and Ubud, the estate offers an exclusive resort-style residence situated within an authentic village ambience. Perfect for large groups, families and weddings. ”

Stacy Porteus, Singapore

September 23rd, 2012 - September 29th, 2012

“A stellar staff who work continuously to ensure all needs are met! They embraced us as if we were family and looked after all our requests. All took great pride in their job and it shows! I will miss the entire staff and plan on returning to Bali on a coming holiday.”

AK, Afghanistan

September 15th, 2012 - September 23rd, 2012

“Samadhana is a beautiful villa with expansive gardens and living areas. Its location is some distance from the tourist & shopping areas of Bali however this adds to its charm, set within a traditional balinese fishing village you get to experience the cultural side of Bali. Villa staff were great, always willing to help with a smile. Our kids loved all the attention and the food was always delicious. One tip please get a coffee machine.... We would stay at Samadhana again.”

Paul Nicholls, Hong Kong

April 26th, 2012 - April 29th, 2012

“Really nice and good villa. Considering the villa has big area, better if we can stay more than 10 person. 15 person better. I will come again someday... really excellent villa.”

satria khresna, Indonesia