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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The villa itself is stunning, secluded from the rest of the property but still open views of the fields. infinity pool. terrace (great for a night cap with friends). a small lawn. a pull out bed in the living room (w alternate washroom). jacuzzi master bathroom. super spacious. The staff are always handy, literally ... they give you a mobile...

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Manila
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Love everything about The Samara. It's only a five-minute motorbike ride (which the villa provides for free) from the heart of Ubud town, yet it feels like a world away. Surrounded by lush rice paddies, The Samara puts you right smack in the middle of traditional Balinese life whilst enjoying the comforts of a modern, beautifully-designed, and well-equipped space. Service...

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Devonport, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived here for our honeymoon from the outset the team at Samara treated us (and all the other guests) like we were the only couple here. All of the staff are exceptionally skilled in making each person feel special, nothing is too much trouble. The villas themselves are perfect in every way and tended to with an impeccable house keeping...

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Thank John T
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel, amazing views of the rice fields and staff very helpful. Really nice breakfast menu cooked to order. No car acces, but hotel offers a motorbike ride to town for free, but if you want to walk, it's just 10 minutes.

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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

It was my very first time to visit Ubud though i've been in Bali few times. Since there were not many options to choose from international chain hotels, i chose Samara with all great reviews and it was one of my best decision made in Bali trip. It was just lovely villa with 6 rooms (they have pool villa as...

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Greenvale, Australia
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Our 5 day stay at the Samara Villas in late August 2016 was a return visit for both my husband and myself. The welcome we received from all staff, and the emotions we experienced on return were like coming back home to a very special place. The small staff went out of their way to ensure that all our needs...

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Thank TrysE4
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Best place i've been on our holiday in Indonesia. People are friendly. All the little thinks they do makes Samara a place to come back when we go to Ubud again. Place is nice and quit. And a nice view over the ricefield. And when you go down it isn't that far from the centre of Ubud. Love this place....

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Thank Andy J
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is good and clean, the ambient are great and it's place in front of rice fields, The staff very friendly, I stay in ubud for bali marathon, and have to go to the race area in 3oclock in the morning, and without any question the staff offering me to drive me to shuttle point with motorcycle.. Really helpful!...

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Thank Noviandri L
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We stayed at The Samara Villas for 7 days in August 2016 and had a wonderful time. It was a great location - close to the city but in beautiful scenery and peacefully quiet. The complimentary scooter rides from the main street of Ubud were appreciated once our feet had gotten sore from walking. Pack light (you don't need much...

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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Modern rooms in a peaceful area. Worth staying 1-3 nights while in Ubud. Friendly staff, cosy place outside of the main city within walking distance. Located in the rice field. We had a huge problem with canalisation and odour caused by it but have been offered a private villa in compensation. Villa recommended for a family/friends stay. Standard rooms very...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about The Samara

Address: Jalan Kajeng | PO Box 101 Ubud, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Bali > Ubud
Price Range: $137 - $202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Samara 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Each of the rooms we've had here has been equally pleasant”
  • It's just the little things about the Samara that make it special
  • Early morning view of Mt. Agung before it disappeared into the mist
 of 5 bubbles TrysE4, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“ask for the room right outside the pool - it's fabulous!”
 of 5 bubbles MiriamCastilla, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 6 has the most privacy and the best view of the rice fields.”
 of 5 bubbles Daisy_from_Oz, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There are only about 6 rooms, but the ones past the pool have uninterrupted views of the rice fields.”
 of 5 bubbles shingleton, 15 May 2016 | Read review
“View from the terrace Room 1”
 of 5 bubbles Annick9, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
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