About Villa Des Indes 1
Villa Des Indes 1 features antique traditional Javanese Joglo built out of ancient teak wood with hand-carved reliefs along with an amazing collection of Balinese and Javanese antique arts, crafts and treasures such as hand-crafted windows and doors descending from the Balinese King's Palace. This 4-bedroom holiday retreat is perfect for those seeking a luxurious home with authentic Indonesian character, 5 star facilities and a large tranquil garden in the center of Bali's sophisticated and vibrant Seminyak and you will be following in the footsteps of Tyra Banks.
The living area
Impressive teak wooden doors lead into the main pavilion after crossing the koi fish ponds with fountains via the timber bridge. The living space breathes elegance and sophistication with oriental carpets, custom-made antique furniture, posters from Batavia and traditional arts. From all the comfortable seating area's you can enjoy the lovely view over the garden making you feel like being somewhere on a private, peaceful tropical island. Choose between a sofa or lazy chair on the lower platform with direct pool access or enjoy dinner a few steps up at the teak dining table. Crossing another pond will lead to a pavilion housing the kitchen and a bar with stools where you can have nice cold drinks together sitting at the bar, having a chat and enjoying the garden view or the antique masks hanging on the wall.
Outdoor and pool area
In between all the traditional pavilions lies the green tropical peaceful garden featuring alarge free-form swimming pool builtand a traditional balé, which is a perfect place for an outdoor massage.
The master bedroom
The 2 similar master suites are housed within their own private teak wooden pavilions decorated with oriental rugs, beautiful traditional arts and posters from the old colonial days. They both have a large veranda where you can lounge on the sunbeds, read a book in the arm-chairs or enjoy a drink at the seating area. Inside there are several chambers to be discovered; you will enter in the cozy den-library which houses a sofa-bed, a book library, a TV and a working desk, the bedrooms feature antique Balinese king-size beds and the walk-through wardrobe area's leads to the en-suite bathrooms boasting a free-standing bathtub, an outdoor and an indoor waterfall-shower, dual washbasins and Bodyshop guest amenities.
The guest bedrooms
The other 2 bedrooms are housed together within a 2-storey pavilion reminding of a tree house. Downstairs there is a king-size bed, a walk through wardrobe area with safety box, kimono's and slippers and the en-suite bathrooms boasts an outdoor free-standing bathtub and monsoon-shower as well is an indoor shower. Upstairs there is twin bedded room with a private balcony and the walk through wardrobe area leads to the private indoors en-suite with rain-shower. Both the rooms have TV with DVD players and they have their own entrance but there is also a door connecting them from the inside, perfect for families.
Staff and services
The villa is fully staffed by a highly trained and friendly team, going out their way to make your stay perfect and unforgettable. There are excellent in-house chef-cooks, personal butlers, housekeeping and 24 hour security.
Around Villa Des Indes 1
Villa Des Indes 1 has a superb location just a 5 minute stroll away from the beach and right in the heart of Bali's vibrant and trendy Seminyak with it's wide range of designers shops, high end restaurants, souvenir markets and bars with live music along with the famous KuDeTA beachclub. All is in walking distance of your holiday home and the international airport is just a 30 minute drive away.
Maria, Villa consultant
inspected Villa Des Indes 1