Perched high on the dramatic cliff tops of Bali’s Bukit Peninsula, the spectacular five-bedroom Villa Bayuh Sabbha enjoys breathtaking Indian Oceanviews in Uluwatu and languishes over three sprawling acres of glorious tropical gardens. Villa Bayuh Sabbha merges seamlessly with its dramatic coastal setting, employing a delightful mix of limestone, teakwood and alang-alang thatch, blending traditional architecture and antique elements. This elegant, classic Balinese villa, which includes a self-contained two-bedroom guesthouse, is fully staffed and boasts exceptional facilities, including two pools, a gym, a tennis court and a children’s play area. Bayuh Sabbha is perfect for families and groups alike, but amazes as a truly magical and unforgettable wedding venue.
Villa Bayuh Sabbha boasts airy and spacious bedrooms, living and dining areas with soaring ceilings, polished wood and marble floors, wide verandas, solid teak furniture, an eclectic mix of classical art, sculpture and rustic objects, and floor-to-ceiling windows that embrace the breezes and the splendid views. The main three-bedroom villa and a two-bedroom guesthouse, each with its own swimming pool, laze luxuriously amongst the tropical cliff-top gardens. These meticulously manicured lawns interspersed with ancient, gnarled frangipani trees and brilliant bougainvillea blooms, and on three acres of land, Villa Bayuh Sabbha boasts one of the most expansive grounds on the Bukit.
Surf the breaks at Bingin beach, workout in the air-conditioned gym or use the private tennis court. While away the day lounging alongside one of the villas two pools or relaxing with a book in the comfortable wantilan pavilion. Let Bayuh Sabbha’s friendly team of staff look after you and enjoy a refreshing cocktail or two in the sunset pavilion as the sun dips below the horizon.
Bedrooms in Villa Bayuh Sabbha
Bayuh Sabbha’s master suite occupies the entire second floor of one pavilion. With a wide wooden veranda that runs the length of the suite, large teak and glass doors open to the views beyond. A super-king, four-poster bed dominates the room and a comfortable sofa and a desk complete the furnishings. The enormous walk-in dressing room with polished wood floors and a mirrored dressing table is a popular spot for brides to prepare for their weddings.Polished floors continue into the huge bathroom, which has windows on two sides that open to the ocean breeze. A jacuzzi tub is set into a wooden platform overlooking the view while double sinks with brass taps and large ornate mirrors add a luxurious touch.
Below the master suite are two spacious and equally sized guest bedrooms. One is twin bedded and the other boasts a romantic four-poster king-size bed. Both rooms feature sliding doors onto a stone terrace with sweeping views. Decorated in elegant, classical style with antique furnishings and rustic tribal pieces, both rooms provide desks and extensive closet space. The bathrooms each feature indoor and outdoor showers, bathtubs and courtyard gardens. Brass taps and wooden dressing tables add to the luxurious look of these spacious ensuites.
Additionally Bayuh Sabbha’s has a two-bedroom guesthouse which has its own entrance and parking area that is linked to the main villa by a limestone walkway. Featuring conical thatched roofs, bleached wood furnishings and tribal art, this building has a relaxed beach-house feel. The living room overlooks the second pool and has yet more breathtaking views. A guest bathroom and a small but self-contained kitchen, equipped with a full-sized fridge, a wall oven and tea and coffee making facilities, are attached.
Living areas in Villa Bayuh Sabbha
Bayuh Sabbha’s main living pavilion lies at the centre of the property and is dominated by large wooden sofas topped with deep cushions in muted fabrics to match the tone of the house. An antique Chinese cabinet houses the entertainment system and the room is ornamented with some delightful art and sculptures. To the right is the dining pavilion, furnished with a square table and 12 chairs, and with a spacious ocean-view terrace. Some more intimately sized tables and chairs make this the perfect spot to enjoy afternoon tea, evening cocktails or a casual dinner under the stars. A large gourmet kitchen is located behind the dining pavilion and the staff will fill the fridge according to guest’s shopping lists. Guests can help themselves to snacks from here, or cook up a storm should they feel so inclined, or simply leave it all to the accomplished chef.
In another building, reached by a covered wooden walkway from the sleeping pavilion of the main villa, is a study with an impressive antique desk, bookcases, dedicated internet connection and comfortable furnishings. This upstairs room, also offering sweeping views, is a perfect hideaway to catch up on messages and work quietly. Downstairs, a comfortable TV room also opens to the view. Air-conditioned and furnished with a deeply cushioned white sofa and a wall lined with bookcases, this room can be converted into an extra bedroom for children, with two single beds, and has a guest toilet. The villa’s air-conditioned gym is well equipped with top-of-the-range weights, cardio machines and a set of free weights, and features mirrored walls and a stereo system. A personal trainer is on call for those who need a little extra motivation
A large thatch-roofed Balinese wantilan, set in the gardens beside the main pool, is furnished with low, cushioned sofas. This is the ultimate relaxation area and also perfect for yoga or massage. Ceiling fans and Bose speakers enhance the ambiance. A romantic balé lies at the far edge of the property looking towards Uluwatu and the setting sun. Put to great use during the many weddings celebrated at the villa, the sunset balé has a stone floor and thatch roof to blend with the style of the house. Next to the gym is a children’s play area with a large sand pit and swings. Parents wanting to keep fit can keep an eye on their kids at the same time. The estate also has a full-size outdoor tennis court. Floodlit for night games, the court is another fantastic addition to the Bayuh Sabbha estate.
1.8 km to Padang – Padang Beach
4.5 km to Uluwatu Temple
17.0 km to Airport
19.0 km to Kuta
28.0 km to Seminyak
Service and Facilities
10 guests (4 king, and 1 twin bedroom); 2 extra beds available for children by arrangement.
Formal dining pavilion; family-style living area; Balinese wantilan; air-conditioned TV room; study; wide furnished verandas. Additional living room in guesthouse.
Villa manager; chef and assistant; 5 housekeepers; 3 gardeners; 6 security guards (24 hour).
Western, Asian and Japanese, formal and casual, barbecues.
WiFi internet; landline for local calls; mobile phone reception.
Satellite TV and DVD players; Bose surround-sound stereo system with iPod docks and CD player.
Indoor and outdoor entertainment areas, playground.
Weddings, parties and corporate events for 100-120 people.
Car and driver for 8 consecutive hours per day (excluding petrol) included in the rate; tennis court; gym; back-up generator.
Exclusive use of the whole villa and listed facilities
Personal service by the villa including full time manager, chef, security