Banyan Tree Ungasan, Bali



Perched 70 meters above sea level on the cliffs of Bali’s southernmost peninsula, the resort offers the highest level of comfort and privacy synonymous with the Banyan Tree brand. Knowing that guests never settle for second best, the amenities at Banyan Tree are as varied as the hues of the seascape below. Relax in the comfort of your private pool villa, hit the mountain biking trails or rejuvenate with a session of yoga. Suitable for all ages, facilities include the resort’s infinity pool where sipping on signature cocktails is a must. Kids Club is a comprehensive children’s activity center conveniently located adjacent to the main pool. Activities focus on creative learning, art and craft, sports and games to ensure that your children are having as much fun as you are. With an extensive collection of DVDs, a range of novels and an international selection of current magazines, The Library is the spot to relax with a cup of tea or morning fruit smoothie.

Dining venues range from the already acclaimed Ju-Ma-Na restaurant, Bambu restaurant to Tamarind, set in the tranquil surroundings of the Banyan Tree Spa. Ju-Ma-Na Bar is a lively evening destination favored not only by in house guests, but also with discerning expatriates in the know. Offering sundowners along with Arabic finger foods and Moroccan shishas (water pipes), the stylish ambience is enhanced by unparalleled views of the Indian Ocean. With innovative cocktails that include the Lychee Martini, a refreshing concoction of gin, lychee liquor and fresh lychee, as well as the Ju-Ma-Na Royal, champagne flavored with yuzu essence and Moroccan rose petal water, you will not find a more contemporary seaside setting. In addition to family oriented and romantic holidays, Banyan Tree Ungasan offers three wedding venues. Imagine the celebration of a lifetime, as your most cherished loved ones share in the excitement of staying in private pool villas during an unforgettable destination wedding experience. If nuptial bliss isn’t on the agenda, talk to the resort’s staff about planning a lavish birthday or anniversary bash. Both intimate and over the top affairs can be arranged at any one of the resort’s stunning locations.

If wellness is on the menu for your Bali holiday, Banyan Tree Spa’s ‘Essence of Yoga’ will inspire you to refresh and rejuvenate. Toning muscles, combating fatigue and reducing stress are the positive side effects. Yoga forms a perfect combination with spa treatments to deeply relax the body, mind and soul. The stretching and breathing techniques of yoga marry the practised strokes of the massage to induce a sense of balance and calm. Soul Salutation begins with Sun Salutation Yoga, a series of graceful movements to improve posture and flexibility, followed by a relaxing Back & Face massage. An Indian Head Massage is the prelude to the Shirodhara Ritual where a healing stream of warm oil is poured over the forehead to soothe anxiety. Yoga Nidra, a meditation which involves relaxing the body and mind brings about a state of inner peace.

Banyan Tree Spa is blessed with breathtaking views and the mystical charm of its surroundings. Banyan Tree Spa is an all-encompassing retreat designed as a sanctuary for the senses. Situated amid the lush tropics from which the Spa’s signature range of Asian therapies has been inspired, opulent treatment pavilions are adorned with a magnificent interior design. An exotic menu of time honored spa treatments can be experienced through one of the Spa’s luxurious signature packages. The Royal Banyan is a signature therapy that features the Royal Banyan Herbal Pouch Massage – where an herbal pouch dipped in warm sesame oil complements the East-meets-West massage techniques to improve blood circulation and muscular tension. The Lemongrass and Ginger Scrub deeply exfoliates while moisturizing the skin. This signature experience culminates with the Relaxing Foot Massage, which aids in alleviating stress and boosting body circulation.

For him, the Balinese Boreh soothes aching muscles and restores skin to its natural balance and radiance with healing, traditional Indonesian treatments. Combining the Balinese Massage – a deep tissue massage that stimulates blood circulation, improves energy flow and relieves tension – with a Boreh Wrap and Carrot Body Scrub, you’ll experience full body nourishment and cleansing. Without having to leave the resort grounds, spend some time browsing through the Banyan Tree Gallery, featuring carefully handpicked treasures to take back home with you. Created in partnership with surrounding local communities, the Gallery gives you a chance to bring home a memento while giving back to the villages. Offering a wide range of apparel, furnishings, souvenirs, Banyan Tree Spa-inspired products and uniquely Indonesian items, that perfect piece of batik or pottery awaits.