As your self-appointed accommodation genie, I am here to do the heavy lifting so you don’t have to.
Don’t spend hours browsing the internet on dodgy websites for the perfect hideaway, simply check out my list of the best Airbnbs in Nusa Lembongan to find your paradise.
Ranging from decadent beachfront villas to quaint and cosy private resort bedrooms, I have found something for every traveller and every budget.
Spend long days exploring the exotic island finding hidden beaches and enjoying stunning scenery, with your own private and comfortable retreat to return to.
These Nusa Lembongan (and a few Nusa Penida) rentals are sure to knock your socks off.. or flip flops
Idyllic Romantic Hideaway
Across the iconic yellow bridge from Lembongan Island, Villa Madudu is perched on the cliffside of Nusa Ceningan.
Secure within a boutique hotel, the villa has the perfect mixture of privacy and access to the hotel facilities.
It is a beautifully designed space to spend a romantic getaway with your partner.
The private plunge pool, airy bedroom and open-air shower provide a level of intimacy and romance that can not be found in an expansive accommodation.
Perfect Peaceful Escape
Lanie Villa is another beautiful cliffside property overlooking unbeatable island and ocean views.
I can imagine myself spending long days reading, napping, and most likely eating, in the hammock chair looking out over the horizon.
The villa made it onto my list of the best airbnbs in Nusa Lembongan for its peaceful and serene setting.
You can’t beat the large terrace for a quiet and relaxing place to unwind.
Just a short drive from the beaches and restaurants, Lanie Villa is a blissful getaway.
Clifftop Family Villa
If you are looking for a grand and extravagant space to enjoy a tropical trip, Villa Putih is a picture perfect option.
The 4 bedroom home would make a beautiful backdrop to a family vacation with its sprawling lawn and grand swimming pool where the children can run and play.
The clifftop position is why this Nusa Lembongan rental made it onto my list, it is the ultimate front row seat to magical island sunsets.
Not only is it a stunning villa, the service is unmatched. You will never want to leave..
Luxury on the Beachfront
If I ever get lucky enough to own my own villa – fingers crossed – Villa Seascape would be my decor inspo.
I love the Mediterranean style pool and brilliant white design with touches of blue.
For relaxing and spending quality time with your loved ones, the spacious and open living areas are ideal with comfortable furnishings and a blow-through breeze.
I highly recommend spending each, and every, sunset at the beachside around the fire pit.
You couldn’t find a more beautiful and memorable place to enjoy a lavish getaway.
Ultimate Beachfront Villa
The Beach Shack
The Beach Shack
Stop imagining a small and abandoned rustic beach shack, this ‘shack’ is the ultimate tropical paradise.
As if it’s beachfront location wasn’t enough, the chic stylings and design of this villa make it the perfect retreat.
Although the living areas are cosy and plush, you will definitely want to spend the majority of your time in the gardens, enjoying the lush lawn and relaxing around the enormous lap pool.
For the sun seekers you can soak on the lounging sun beds, and for those more shade-inclined nap the afternoon away on the poolside bale.
Just make sure to enjoy a few meals on the beachfront dining table, you couldn’t ask for a more romantic and idyllic setting.
Classic Tropical Villa
If you were to Google ‘tropical villa’, I am sure Villa Biru would be the first result, it is truly a stunning and classic island villa.
Located on the cliffside, the infinity pool looks as if it pours into the ocean.
I start to relax just looking at the poolside bale, the sea breeze would definitely lull me into a peaceful sleep.
The spacious bedrooms and open airy living areas make this one of the best private villas in Nusa Lembongan for a serene and tranquil stay.
Prime Oceanfront Location
Mandala The Bay
Mandala The Bay
A modern twist on a traditional tropical villa, Mandala The Bay is a contemporary and trendy getaway.
If you are looking for an Insta-worthy retreat, this is definitely the spot for you.
I love the lavish en-suite bathrooms and bathtubs, they are one of my favourite features.
The semi-open style means you can enjoy a cool breeze whilst soaking in a luxurious bath.
Mandala The Bay is an oceanfront villa with cosy seating nooks overlooking vast views, you are certain to catch outstanding sunsets from the villa’s prime position.
Comfortable Resort Retreat
Resorts are the perfect option for a traveller that is unsure on where to stay.
They offer the comfort and privacy of your own space, but you get to take advantage of the amazing amenities. The Angkal is just one of these great resort options.
Each of the bedrooms are separated within their own joglos for ultimate privacy and peace.
After long days touring the island you will love to return home to your own quaint room before heading for a delicious dinner at the on-site restaurant.
Perfectly Located Private Bungalow
Crystal Bay Villa
Crystal Bay Villa
Crystal Bay Villa is another option for those of you looking for a quaint private bedroom within a resort.
Perfectly located just a short walk from the famous Crystal Bay Beach in Nusa Penida, you can enjoy spending long sunny days on the sand and watching incredible tropical sunsets from the seaside.
The resort’s shared swimming pool and on-site restaurant make it easy for the lazy days where you just want to relax and do nothing.
Best Pool in Nusa Lembongan
When searching through my list of which Nusa Lembongan villas to include, I knew this option just had to be mentioned.
I love anything eco-friendly, so to find an accommodation that considers and hopes to help the environment is a major win, and the fact that it is located in such a beautiful place is a total bonus!
I can’t resist the idea of propping myself up against the edge of the guitar shaped swimming pool and watching a stunning sunset take place before me.
Grab your drone, because you are sure to get an epic shot!
Intimate Island Home
Pi Karya Beach Cabin
Pi Karya Beach Cabin
Beach Cabin is exactly as the name describes, a quaint and rustic wooden cabin located within a boutique resort on the beachside of Nusa Penida.
Just steps away from the sand, it is the perfect romantic setting for an intimate retreat with your loved one.
You can use the cosy cabin as the base for your tropical island adventures – exploring the must-see tourist sites and venturing the oceans from the famous Manta Dive point.
Bungalow of Peace
This private nature bungalow is exactly as the name translates – ‘land of peace’.
Surrounded by extensive jungle, the traditional wooden bungalow sits on a cliffside overlooking lush green views for the ultimate tranquil and serene stay.
A picturesque accommodation, it is the ideal place for a special getaway with your loved one.
Only a few minutes walk to the quiet Gamat Bay Beach, you can enjoy the best nature and scenery Nusa Penida has to offer.
A Must Try Experience
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Safari Tent is a truly unique and magical experience that everyone should get a chance to enjoy.
The resort is a collection of cosy and spacious tents in the jungles of Nusa Penida.
Fully furnished, even with a ceiling fan, it is a comfortable and special place to spend a memorable time with your partner.
There is a shared swimming pool that looks out over jungle views, and each tent has a private terrace which is the perfect place to catch a magnificent sunset.
Relax in the serene and beautiful surroundings, immersing yourself in nature.
Tropical Home from Home
Kembang Villa is the perfect tropical home away from home.
The cosy hut features 2 bedrooms, a private plunge pool and a traditional wooden design just meters from Secret Point Beach.
I would love to spend a long weekend here with my friends, relaxing on the beach and spending peaceful evenings in the private accommodation.
The villa is located on Nusa Ceningan, an idyllic island accessible from Nusa Lembongan by the famous yellow bridge.
Above the Treetops Retreat
Tropical Garden Lodge
Live your wildest jungle dreams at the Tropical Garden Lodge.
This luscious resort is beautifully located on the cliffside above the treetops, looking out to the ocean.
Just a few minutes drive from the popular surf spots, Mangrove Point and Mushroom Beach, you can enjoy all that the island has to offer, with a cosy and comfortable home to return to.
This Nusa Lembongan airbnb is the perfect place to spend a romantic memorable stay with your loved one.
Make sure to wake up early and catch the tropical sunrise over the swimming pool.
There you have some of my favourite Nusa Lembongan villas to consider for your island adventure.
I love the beachfront villas for my trip, but will definitely be visiting the cliffside spots for a more peaceful and natural escape.
Don’t they all just make you want to run away to live an island dream?
Whether you are travelling with your extended family or looking to spend a fantasy tropical holiday with your partner, Nusa Lembongan will not disappoint.
Featured image: Villa Biru