VILLA SHANTITARA BUNGALOWS: a Unique Shangri-La in Sanur
Villa Shantitara is located at 2.5 km from Sanur beach in a very quiet location. The 4 bungalows are surrounded by a beautiful tropical garden and overlook a turquoise lagoon pool that faces the modern outdoor kitchen and the poolside spa. A large balle’ with BBQ and table is ideal for dining while a treehouse above the fish pond is a tranquil spot for a sunset drink or meditation. A supermarket and restaurants are a few steps away. Shantitara is the perfect place for families or group of friends.
Villa Shantitara is comprised of 4 separate clean and pleasant bungalows which surround a lovingly landscaped tropical garden. Each bungalow provides private outdoor bathroom, hot water, air con, flat screen tv with cable, wifi and a dvd player; the VIP bungalow offers a private kitchen as well. There is complimentary high speed internet everywhere on site. A custom designed turquoise lagoon pool provides a sense of lounging beach side; the pool is situated between the open-plan kitchen and spa. Located across the garden, there is a large dining table under a bale which is close to the BBQ. Two fish ponds enhance the tranquil feeling and sit in the shade of a hand-built tree house that overlooks the entire property.
About as far away from generic as you can get, Villa Shantitara is a sui generis special place to stay.
Bicycles are available at the villa without cost and for a minimal charge, a car and motorbike can be rented as well. You’ll find a list with a large variety of restaurants in Sanur that deliver to your door. There is a supermarket nearby – a 5 minute walk – and Shantitara is a 4 minute motorbike ride from Sanur beach, 6 minute by car, 10 minutes on a bicycle or 25 minutes walking.
Sanur is a quiet seaside village with a picture-postcard beach and suited for those who wish to have a break from the more congested and party-focused scenes. An idyllic place to recharge, there are plenty of options for yoga and meditation, healthy eating and the beach is family friendly due to its calm lagoon. It’s an ideal setting for watersports, sunbathing or having a laid back afternoon with a book and a massage. With it’s central geographical position, Sanur makes a logical base from which to sight-see around the island. It’s 25 min by car from the south beaches of Nusa Dua and the Kuta/Seminiak nightlife, and a 35 minute drive from the cultural artistic center of Ubud.