Location! Location! Location!…..
Not only is Villa Baganding just a stone’s throw from Seminyak Beach, but it’s also within walking distance of some of Bali’s most popular attractions. Ku De Ta, Mrs. Sippy and Potato Head beach clubs are just around the corner, as are the trendy boutiques of Oberoi and Petitenget – perfect for when you need to run back to the villa to drop off a few shopping bags! This location ticks so many boxes for families and the Villa layout is particularly family –friendly too with the option of enclosed living, a dedicated media room and three of the four bedrooms enclosed together in the main building.
For parents, looking out over the tropical landscape from Villa Baganding’s rooftop bar, with a cold, crisp glass of chardonnay in hand will be a daily reality! Or unwind on the veranda or poolside lounge chair with a cocktail prepared for you by your personal, experienced staff. The options are endless. The kids will love splashing about in the pool, and enjoying play time in the tropical garden setting. For some down time there are movies to enjoy upstairs and air-conditioned comfort in the lounge room.
The three-storey Villa Baganding is set in tropical gardens with a private entrance, double garage and 12-metre pool. The ground floor consists of the master bedroom, living room, dining room and guest kitchen. There are two guest bedrooms and a media/reading room on the first floor. The third floor has a part-indoor rooftop terrace with lounge, bar and outdoor dining. Located within the gardens is the fourth bedroom, a traditional styled lumbung (rice barn) popular with teenagers & grandparents too!
The opulent indoor living spaces at Villa Baganding balance high-end interior design with comfort and functionality. The dining area is defined by a large wooden table with comfortable seating for eight. Overhead is a glass skylight that allows natural light to flow through during the day. In this largely open-plan space, which includes a full-service, well-equipped kitchen, rooms are partitioned with either archways or hardwood shelving displaying the owners’ unique collection of arts and crafts from around the region. Deeply cushioned sofas in both the ground level living room and rooftop bar offer the perfect place to relax or socialise. The reading room provides an optimal space to escape into the pages of a favourite book, while a gentle cross-breeze passes through the windows, carrying with it the soothing sound of the sea.Indoors are air-conditioned living spaces furnished with large soft-cushioned sofas that provide optimal comfort. Enjoy dinner in the refreshingly modern dining room with seating for eight. Savour the tastes of freshly cooked Asian and Western cuisine prepared for you by your personal chef. Then head upstairs to the rooftop bar to relish a magnificent sunset. As your night comes to a close, sink into your plush mattress and slip away into a peaceful sleep.
Villa Baganding is overflowing with chill-out spaces for outdoor living. Ground level verandas, first-storey balconies and the glorious rooftop terrace are furnished with a mixture of wood and rattan sofas, seats and tables, including a six-seater dining table and teak day beds on the garden-side veranda, perfect for afternoon tea.
The 12-metre swimming pool includes a shallow end for kids and becomes an illuminated garden centrepiece at night. It is bordered by a wooden deck topped with six sun loungers and a cushioned balé, ideal for massage treatments in a serene setting. The rooftop terrace is furnished with a dining table for eight. Just inside, under a soaring alang-alang roof, is a soft L-shaped sofa and a full service bar. With its spectacular views and brilliant sunsets, this is the quintessential spot to entertain guests.
All four of the generously sized ensuite bedrooms at Villa Baganding come equipped with comfortable mattresses, air-conditioning and ample storage space. A mixture of marble, native woods and natural stones were used in the construction of these tastefully designed rooms, which can comfortably accommodate up to eight guests.
Villa Baganding’s heart-of-Seminyak location brings the many delights of Bali right to your doorstep: sign up for a surf lesson; sip a cocktail at Ku de Ta; splurge out at a designer boutique; go organic at a hip Bali café or take in a traditional dance performance next to Pura Petitenget temple on Seminyak Beach. Your villa manager will be able to recommend plenty of attractions and things to do beyond the villa walls, and will happily assist with reservations and transport arrangements.