The Most Romantic Places To Propose In Ubud
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Ubud isn’t just known the world over for its reputation as Bali’s most cultural and artistic center, it is also one of the island’s most romantic spots, filled with wonderful rice terraces, stunning river valleys, gorgeous rolling hills and more. All of this is accompanied by the gentle warmth of the Balinese people and world-class resorts.
If you’re looking for a romantic getaway with your loved one, or better yet, looking to propose, then you’re in luck – this week, we’re featuring some of Ubud’s most romantic venues for the most memorable “I Do” moments and unforgettable memories.
Alaya Resort Ubud
A beautiful resort blessed with an expansive landscape and located in the centre of Bali’s cultural heartland, Alaya Resort Ubud is the ideal space to get down on bended knee. Lovebirds will experience the ultimate evening in the most enchanting location like no other with the resort’s Romantic Candlelight Dinner surrounded by flickering candles, soft and dreamy live music and the gentle scent of flowers in bloom. You can choose to dine under the night stars by the pool overlooking the rice fields or you can simply have your dinner indoors at either Petani Restaurant; a rustic style restaurant serving delicious Balinese and Indonesian fare or Manisan; housed in a 350 year-old joglo and rebuilt by architects Grounds Kent, serving tantalizing selections from across the archipelago. Jl. Hanoman, Ubud Bali | Ph: +62 361 972200 |www.alayahotels.com
The Sungu Resort & Spa
The Sungu Resort & Spa is all about traditional Bali at its best, offering visitors a uniquely authentic and ethnic experience through its designs, furnishings and management philosophy. The resort is a great place to propose to your loved one and we recommend doing so in the privacy of one of its beautiful private villas that come with a lush King-sized bed with white netting, sunken bathtubs and a tranquil tropical garden. You can simply arrange for a romantic dinner in your villa with candle lights and flowers as you declare your love to each other under a canopy of stars. It is the perfect place to propose, with ultimate privacy, serenity, luxury and the natural vibes of Bali island all around. Jl. Penestanan, Ubud Bali | Ph: +62 361 975719 |www.thesunguresort.com.
Private Villa and Spa
Kayumanis Ubud Private Villas & Spa is a discreet, intimate hideaway in the heart of Bali’s mystical Ubud. Nestled amongst groves of cinnamon trees and fragrant blooms, this haven is situated overlooking a tropical forest and the gently flowing Ayung River. Each breathtaking luxurious villa blends seamlessly with Ubud’s thriving nature and is the perfect location for a romantic proposal. The most memorable night of your life will begin at sunset with a round of cocktails and as the sun sets over the horizon, you’ll sit to the most tantalizing dinner for two created to suit your preference by the resort’s Executive Chef next to a petal-filled swimming pool, flickering candles and the warm and gentle island breeze. Here in the privacy of your own tropical luxury villa, facing Ubud’s majestic jungle and the Ayung River is definitely a great place to get down on one knee and ask your significant other to join you for a lifetime of happily ever after. Jl. Raya Sayan, Ubud Bali | Ph: +62 361 972777 |www.kayumanis.com
Sthala, Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Ubud Bali
Located in the quiet and tranquil Lohtunduh village, just 10 minutes away from Central Ubud, Sthala Ubud is the second Tribute Portfolio by Marriott International. Surrounded by beautiful lush jungle and the Balinese landscape, this property is great for lovers and honeymooners alike thanks to breathtaking views of the Wos River and the jungle. If you’re planning to propose, then the Naga Rooftop Bar is the ideal space for this. Declare your love high above with a spectacular view all around. Young, easy-going couples not too much on the hot-and-heavy can enjoy intimate moments at the Green Abing Terrace overlooking the river, during Afternoon Tea featuring homemade pastries and scones, light bites and sandwiches and traditional Balinese sweets. Jl. A.A Gede Rai, Mawang Kelod, Lodtunduh, Ubud Bali | Ph: +62 361 3018700 | www.sthalaubudbali.com
Desa Visesa Ubud
Desa Visesa Ubud is a culturally inspired property designed to capture the essence of a Balinese village and satisfy curiosity about daily life on the island. The resort is located on 6.5 hectares of lush natural landscapes; rice fields, fields and gardens and offers a breathtaking and tranquil setting for anyone looking to connect with the Balinese way of life, nature and themselves. The resort also offers a unique romantic dinner option where you can dress up in traditional Balinese royalty clothing and be a prince and princess for a day and dine in front of a Balinese temple. This is the perfect moment to propose to your soulmate. If you prefer something more simple and intimate, you could pick any corner within the resort, which is all romantic and picturesque or enjoy a romantic fine-dining dinner in a breathtaking and elegant setting at Lumbung Restaurant. Jl. Suweta, Ubud Bali | Ph: +62 361 2091788 |www.visesaubud.com
Padma Resort Ubud
Padma Resort Ubud is well known resort in Ubud for their retreat holiday. Guests usually come to try their spa or yoga class. But in fact, Padma Resort Ubud is also suitable for couple to have romantic getaway. Romantic dinner packages can be held in Bale Bamboo or by the infinity pool. Bale Bamboo will give more private and warm atmosphere, while dine in by the pool is feel like oasis that will rejuvenate both of you. You also can choose whether you want Romantic Dinner in Balinese, Western, or Italian menu. All come up with 5-course tasty and selection of coffee or tea. Banjar Carik, Puhu Payangan village, Ubud Bali | Ph: +62 361 752111 | www.padmaresortubud.com
Mason Elephant Park and Lodge
Where better to propose than at the cool and misty hinterlands of Taro, as 31 friendly Sumatran elephants bear witness to your declarations of neverending love… Combine romance and mystery with the thrill of the wild and express your love amongst these gentle giants. Jl. Elephant Safari Park, Banjar Desa Taro Tegallalang, Taro, Gianyar, Bali | Ph: +62 361 898 8888 | www.masonadventures.com