A rare opportunity to acquire a magical and breathtaking 8-bedroom estate that evokes an unparalleled cultural and authentic experience. The property spawling over one hectare is designed as a perfect retreat amidst rainforests and midst-laden ranges, where you can immerse yourself in a holistic environment and an ancient rhythm of life established over centuries ago.
Located in the peaceful village of Taro, a mere half hour north of Ubud, the cultural heart of Bali, long been known for its spiritual and healing aspects, the property marries seamlessly traditional Joglo-style Javanese architecture with contemporary features and modern amenities. Resting on an expansive 11,700 sqm of land with a total building size of 1872 sqm, the estate also has 5 pools with the impressive main pool surrounding the iconic Yoga Shala.
As you enter the property, you will pass serene fruit orchards and vegetable gardens, majestic swaying palms and fragrant frangipani trees. The Living Room is a vast, open-air Joglo structure with beautiful, comfortable furnishings, all set beneath an intricately carved, Javanese antique ceiling. There are several venues for dining. Choose from the Grand Dining Room with its long timber table set beneath the stunning carved ceiling, the Bamboo Bale by the pool or under the stars in the gardens. In the large Gourmet Kitchen is where the estate’s chefs use locally grown and seasonal produce to create a menu that honours Balinese cuisine while accommodating guests’ preferences.
Located in the exact centre of Bali, the estate is comprised of 8 over-sized, airy bedrooms with luxurious ensuite bathrooms and wide verandas that embrace the breezes and the magnificent views. They range from 4 expansive Joglos, to 3 cottages named Kubus each with their own private pools and surrounded by gardens ensuring privacy. The Istana (Palace) Suite occupies its own 225 sqm Joglo with an imposing antique carved ceiling and floor to ceiling windows. The Istana has its own big private pool, dining pavilion, lounge areas and a divine bathroom with a stone bathtub in the center of its own pond.
Constructed in a traditional style with natural and locally sourced materials, each building is connected by raised timber walkways. The carefully chosen décor is lavish yet stylish and warm, showcasing splendid antiques, carvings, paintings and rugs creating an elegance, unmatched by modern properties yet uncompromising in luxurious modern comforts.
This classic Balinese estate is fully staffed and boasts exceptional facilities, staff quarters and parking for 6 cars. Currently operating as a boutique hotel when the owners are not in residence, the property is also in demand as a wedding venue and events of any type. Many health and bespoke retreats have been held that combines spiritual life with nature.
This is excellent and rare opportunity to tap into the growing luxury market of travellers seeking unique and authentic experiences that are focussed on wellbeing and exploration.
Price: USD 4,500,000