Category: Travel Tips
Villa Kubu’s luxury Seminyak villas are perfectly located in the heart of Bali’s best shopping, dining, nightlife and beach scene. Get the low down on the spots the local love to visit here with our specialty blogs.
Discover which are the best restaurants to visit for a steak in Bali, or where to get the best pampering and massage treatment. Find out about the fun family activities that are sure to keep your kids happy while you relax and enjoy your holiday.
Explore some of Bali’s hidden secret beauty spots with the help of our friendly Kubu staff. Learn more about traditional craftsmanship and try some local delicacies. All the information you need to make your Bali holiday truly special.
Where to get the best Bali Coffee in SeminyakMarch 23 2020
One of my favourite things about being on holiday is having the time to linger over excellent coffee and the kind of luxurious breakfast – tropical fruit smoothie, green brekkie bowl, eggs benny, croissants – that I simply never indulge in during the week. In Bali it’s decadently easy to lounge poolside in my private […]Read more
Is it safe to travel to Seminyak, Bali at the moment?March 22 2020
Vibrant green rice paddies, beautiful beaches great for surfing, lush rainforests, architecturally unique temples, luxurious villas, cosmopolitan shopping and a world class dining and bar scene. There are many ways in which Indonesia’s most famous island is a true paradise. But even in Paradise there were dangers – today the threat of pandemics, volcanoes, tsunamis, […]Read more
KUTUS OIL AT SPA VENUS, BALI – DISCOVER THE HEALING OIL THAT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFEDecember 30 2019
On a recent trip back to Australia, I took Kutus Kutus Oil as a present for my favourite aunt. My Aunty is well preserved 89 years old. 3 years ago she broke her arm and, although the break has long since healed, since then she has been unable to raise the arm above her head. […]Read more
WHAT TO DO FOR NEW YEARS EVE IN BALI
New Year’s Eve; the time to celebrate the end of the year that has just passed and welcome in a brand new year – hello 2020! Whether you’ve had a fabulous year or a difficult one, you’ll want to say goodbye to 2019 in style, and here in Bali there are myriad ways to do […]Read more
Best Steak in Seminyak BaliOctober 29 2019
I’m a secondhand vegetarian. Cows eat grass, I eat cows. Ba da boom! For me, the best day in the world is one where I come back to our private Villa at Villa Kubu Seminyak, after playing with the kids at the beach; get to eat a huge steak with an ice cold beer and […]Read more
The 6 Best Chicken Dishes in Seminyak Bali
Everybody loves a good chicken dish and Bali excels in chicken, or Ayam, as the locals call it. We’ve rounded up our favourite of the foodie offerings within a short ride of your luxury private villa at Villa Kubu Seminyak, to help make your holiday just as tasty as can be. Makao 2 mins […]Read more
Should We Stay in Legian or Seminyak?
Whether you’re a first time visitor to Bali or this beautiful island is your home away from home, the choice of accommodation and location for your holiday can make a huge difference! We often hear this question of whether to stay in Legian or Seminyak, and regardless of whether this is your first or hundredth […]Read more
ROMANTIC BUCKET LIST OF THINGS TO DO WHILE STAYING IN SEMINYAK, BALISeptember 05 2019
Bali is a magical island; a truly beautiful place to spend time with family and loved ones. With its gorgeous beaches, stunning sunsets, lush rainforest and picturesque rice paddy vistas it makes a superlative romantic destination. Just staying in your luxury private villa, relaxing poolside with a cocktail is really a romance dream come true […]Read more
6 REASONS YOU NEED A RETREAT IN BALI THIS YEAR
It’s easy with the hectic demands of life today to start to feel a bit stale without even realising it. To find you’re waking up tired, feeling irritated by the little things, losing concentration quickly at work, not finding as much enjoyment in the things you usually love, feeling dissatisfied with life in general. We […]Read more
TOP 5 THINGS THE WHOLE FAMILY WILL ENJOY ON HOLIDAY IN BALI
One of the best things about our luxury private villas is the way they’re designed to accommodate the whole extended family in comfort and with privacy for all. We have one, two and three bedroom villa configurations available and these can be booked in interconnecting villa configurations so Mum and Dad can stay in their own […]Read more