Who says a romantic escape, tropical adventure or jungle staycation needs to cost an arm and a leg?
As a notorious cheap traveler, who loves a bit of luxury, I know all the best spots on the island where you can have it ALL! You can escape, or get right in amongst the crowds of Bali in an affordable, BEAUTIFUL villa.
Helping to protect your wallet and create some amazing memories, here are the best cheap villas in Bali. Check them out!
Treehouse to Live like Tarzan in Ubud
Not only is Nautilus Treehouse an affordable Bali villa, it looks like something out of a movie. Giving a quirky hobbit vibe, it is set among vast jungles with sunny balconies, an infinity private pool, and tons of nature!
Splitting the nightly price between up to 16 guests(!!) will leave you with plenty of cash to explore Ubud, and take some amazing tours around the island.La Villa Turkuaz
Just a short drive from the heart of Ubud, and all the hotspots of town, Nautiulus Treehouse is a really unique and fun place to stay. The cheap price makes it all the more appealing!
Modern and Bright Pool Villa in Seminyak
A cheap and cheerful tropical haven, Villa Safari ticks all the boxes.
Private pool – check!
Tropical surroundings – check!
Central location – check!
Great price per night – double check!
For those who love to stay in Seminyak, Villa Safari is the perfect base . Just a short walk from restaurants, shops and a moments drive to Oberoi, you will have everything you need at your fingertips.
Featuring 2 bedrooms, open-air living areas and a poolside bale, you can enjoy a relaxed tropical escape with your loved ones.
Affordable Bali villas don’t need to be rustic, and this modern oasis is the perfect example!
Rice Paddy View Trendy Villa in Ubud
Just 10 minutes from the heart of Ubud, Villa Luna is a peaceful and serene escape sat at the edge of sprawling rice paddies.
A perfect getaway for a solo retreat, friends weekend or romantic staycation, the Bali villa features cosy furnishings, homey amenities and everything you need for a relaxed and comfortable stay.
Through grand opening patio doors you can enjoy endless lush views and a cool tropical breeze, right from the couch.
Lounge around the shared pool, prepare delicious homemade meals and spend quality time with your loved ones – or alone.
This Ubud villa is an affordable and scenic spot to spend time in nature.
Hillside Ocean-View Paradise in Nusa Lembongan
Finding a beautiful sea view villa in Bali usually comes with a luxury price tag. But, those same qualities are easily found, and are affordable, on Nusa Lembongan!
Lanie Villa is a beautiful, undisturbed, hillside villa with ocean views that doesn’t break the bank. With 3 bedrooms for up to 7 guests, you can split the cost per night with your group and save yourself even more cash!
Lanie Villa is one of the cheapest and best Airbnbs in Nusa Lembongan, promising 5* views and facilities.
Traditional Joglo Style Villa in Gili Trawangan
This luxury villa is a real beauty!
Hidden away in the quiet North of Gili Trawangan, Kuno Villa is just steps to the beach, and a short cycle to the main strip of shops and restaurants.
There is a glistening private pool at the centre of the stunning tropical gardens, and traditional Javanese style bungalows. For a cheap and cheerful price, you will have your own piece of paradise.
Serene and Cosy Escape in Ubud
When you’re looking for a quiet getaway, to escape the crowds and still enjoy some homey luxuries, Villa Lush is the perfect Ubud villa.
It is ideally located on the outskirts of the town, away from the noise but with easy access to amenities. You can enjoy a calm stay with cool tropical breezes and cosy furnishings.
Villa Lush is a 2 bedroom villa with a fully equipped kitchen, sunny terrace and a shared pool where you can bask in the beauty of the surrounding rice paddy views and lush greenery. Of all the affordable Bali villas, this may be the most serene.
Tropical Heaven Bungalows in Kerobokan
Villa Du Ho is a beautiful and intimate island home with traditional bungalow style and encompassing lush gardens.
Just a short drive from the centre of Seminyak, it has easy access to all the best bits of town while remaining peaceful and private.
With 3 bedrooms, a quaint private pool, and enclosed living areas, it is a magnificent spot to spend quality time with your friends and family. Split the price of Villa Du Ho with your friends and family for an affordable private villa stay.
Steps from the Ocean in Amed
Imagine sprawling green lawns, a sparkling blue pool and a traditional Balinese villa right on the beachfront – Ashling Villa is all that, and so much more.
Far from the busy tourist crowd in the peaceful town of Amed, it is a tranquil seaside escape for those searching for some peace and quiet. For a reasonable price pre night, you can enjoy total luxury with the ocean as your yard.
Staying in Amed promises amazing beach days, snorkelling, local Bali life and peace away from the hustle and bustle.
Affordable Luxury Just Minutes from the Beach in Canggu
Want to be a part of the Canggu crowd and still get some distance from the hustle and bustle?
Introducing, Echo Beach Villa.
Off the main road and close by to Echo Beach, the 2 bedroom villa is a perfect compromise for those who want to be in the action yet have a peaceful rest.
Featuring breezy open living areas and a large private swimming pool, this cheap villa in Bali doesn’t mean you miss out on tropical comforts.
Impressive Wooden Villa in Ubud
Arching ceilings, locally made wooden furnishings, an intimate tropical garden and private pool – Joglo Wooden Villa is a cheap and beautiful villa in Bali.
Just outside of the tourist centre, you can enjoy some peace and quiet with easy access to restaurants, cafes and the hotspots of Ubud.
Whether you are travelling with your partner for a romantic escape or your family for a once-in-a-lifetime, the price per night of Joglo Wooden Villa will make your Ubud stay even more magical and memorable.
Huge Private Pool Villa in Uluwatu
Set among stunning tropical gardens with a towering traditional style villa, Pondok Capung is a sprawling accommodation just 500m from Suluban Beach.
With 5 bedrooms, it is an affordable Bali villa where you can split the cost with your friends and family. With 10 guests, you can pay a fraction of the price for an epic stay.
Lounge in the sun around the pool and enjoy the thick green gardens after a morning of surfing the challenging waves. Pondok Capung is close by to the best beaches in Bali.
Sandy, Turquoise Oasis in Nusa Lembongan
Picture this – waking up in the morning, and stepping out of your bedroom to your toes in the sand and a straight-on view of Mount Agung. Perfection, right?
La Kabane can make your tropical beach dreams come true. It is so affordable and beautiful, I can barely believe exists.
Right on the oceanfront in Nusa Lembongan, the small intimate cabin can accommodate up to 4 guests and has an open kitchen and seating area where you can take in the incredible views.
And of course, I can’t forget that there is a private pool too!
Bohemian-Style Island Villa in Gili Air
Ok, La Villa Turkuaz isn’t the most affordable villa in Bali. But split between the maximum 9 guests, it is pretty reasonable per night.
With beautiful boho-style thatched roofs and lush gardens, it is an amazing villa that lets you live a luxurious tropical island life. In just 15 minutes you are able to reach everything you could need including the beach, restaurants, shops and bars.
Lounge long sunny days away around the pool with your loved ones before heading out for a remarkable sunset.
Featuring 3 spacious bedrooms, comfortable living areas, and lush greenery, it is a stunning place to call your island home.
Cosy Island Home Right on the Beach in Amed
Pantai Rumah is a perfect, cosy and comfortable beachfront home. It is one of the best affordable Bali villas on the beachfront.
Away from the crowds in Amed, it is a peaceful and quiet spot to relax with your loved ones. The refreshing sunny pool sits at the edge of the garden, overlooked by a plush poolside bale.
You can lounge with the sounds of the ocean just over the luscious privacy wall. Grab your loved ones for a calm beach escape.
Expansive Sea View Villa in Tanah Lot
Surrounded by rural rice paddies, quaint villages and overlooking a beautiful ocean view, Villa Kawan is a scenic escape from the hectic fast paced world of Canggu.
The 2-level home has a bit of everything for an affordable price! Private lush gardens, a refreshing swimming pool, ocean views, lots of space and a classic Balinese style – it is luxury, for cheap.
Past Tanah Lot, away from Canggu, you can enjoy all the best bits of the hotshot town with a stunning home to return to.
Idyllic Jungle Bungalow in Ubud
I love everything about Muda Living – the easy, comfortable style, the luscious gardens, the huge private pool and, without a doubt, I love the price!
Residing just a 5-minute motorbike ride from the heart of Ubud, the bunaglow has easy access to amenities yet remains peaceful and tranquil.
Ideal for an intimate retreat with your partner, or a solo getaway in the jungle, Muda Living is one of the best cheap villas in Bali. It has a bath tub, luxe bed, and beautiful gardens views from the encompassing windows. You are in for a treat!
Romantic Mediterranean Joglo in Uluwatu
Entering into Mahi Mahi is like stepping into a dream oasis.
The Bingin villa has a Mediterranean-style swimming pool, towering palm trees and traditional Javanese Joglo home, with a modern twist, coming together to create a quaint, luxurious and romantic accommodation.
Only a moment’s walk to the trendy Bingin Beach, Mahi Mahi is an affordable villa in Bali perfect for a budget honeymoon.
Spend a peaceful and scenic holiday in the bright and tropical hideaway.
Ultra-Modern and Affordable Villa in Seminyak
When I found Villa Kamag, I could hardly believe the luxury for the price!
It is a bright and modern space with state-of-the-art amenities, a huge private pool and sunny wooden decking, and the option for open or closed living! How can you resist?
But, there’s more – it’s centrally located in the heart of Seminyak, just a short motorbike ride to the beach and with 4 bedrooms you can split the price down even further between you and your friends.
Wow. If you don’t book this place, then I will!
Budget-Friendly Volcano View Villa in Nusa Lembongan
This hillside paradise is everything you want from a tropical island villa. Encompassed by luscious greenery, featuring an expansive infinity pool and looking out over ocean views, with a hint of Mount Agung in the distance – Villa Nusa is heaven.
With all the amenities you need to feel at home, and friendly staff who are on hand to help with anything you need, the affordable villa is a gem!
Spend your time exploring the small island, visiting the best beaches and snorkelling the most beautiful sites in Bali.
Central Family-Friendly Villa in Sanur
Travelling with kids can be a handful, especially when they need full-time entertainment. What is better than having your own private pool as a kid?! They can splash, play, scream and shout without any rude looks or sideways glances from other people.
Exclusive 3BR Villa in Sanur is perfect for a family or group of friends with a tight budget. It is located just a short walk from restaurants, shops and the beach, so you can enjoy everything that Sanur has to offer.
It is one of the best affordable Bali villas!
Boho-Chic Peaceful Villa in Lovina
Forget a holiday or short stay, I want to live in Villa Lata Lama!
Everything about the design and furnishings screams comfort. With tall airy ceilings and 2 bedrooms, I would love to bring my girlfriends here for a fun and serene girls trip.
And, sticking with the theme, it is an affordable villa.
My favourite part is the huge private pool and stunning tropical gardens. You can take the chance to really disconnect from the busy crowds of South Bali, and spend some time pampering and enjoying time with your closest friends.
Just a 1 minute walk to the beach, close to waterfalls, hot springs, and temples, its a stunning landscape to enjoy a peaceful escape.
Affordable Luxury Modern Villa in Canggu
Modern industrial style villas are all the rage in Bali, and normally come along with a rather large price tag.
Villa Selka manages to exude all the beautiful charm of the modern industrial era, without costing you your kidney. Contrasting amazingly with the luscious green rice paddy views, the simple, minimalist villa is a luxurious space to spend time with your partner or solo.
Lounge around the pool in the hot summer sun before heading out for a night at Canggu’s best party spots. Just a moment’s drive from Berawa beach, you can enjoy long days on the sand.
Villa Selka is a great budget villa in Bali.
Bright and Comfortable Open Villa in Ubud
You can’t stay in Ubud without having some sort of luscious scenic views to look out over.
Tropical Villa promises a calm and peaceful stay thanks to its hillside location overlooking vast rice paddy views. Featuring magical canopy beds, a glorious fresh swimming pool and full kitchen – you can settle in quickly for a serene getaway with your loved ones.
Only a moment’s drive from the centre of Ubud, it is an affordable heaven!
Ultimate Cheap and Cheerful Villa in Seminyak
I don’t think you are going to believe this next one.
Villa Made East is ideally located in the very centre of Seminyak, with a private pool, lush gardens and a traditional Balinese-style design for a REALLY reasonable price.. What?!
The bungalow home is perfect for 2 couples, a small family or group of friends who want to be in the heart of the action without the noise or hefty prices.
You get everything you would from a fancy villa, at a fraction of the cost. Who can refuse?
Private Pool Villa within a Resort in Nusa Ceningan
Stop scrolling and check out this stunning island bungalow!
Within a sumptuous blue lagoon resort, Villa Madudu is an idyllic and intimate bungalow-style spot, ideal for honeymooners.
You can enjoy the private pool and beautifully designed villa, as well as the shared resort bar and restaurant. For the best of both worlds, with incredible tropical views, Villa Madudu is an affordable paradise villa in Bali.
Japanese Inspired Wooden Villa in Gili Air
Made of locally sourced materials from around the neighbouring islands, Villa Kayu is not only a cheap villa in Bali, but also an environmentally responsible one.
The beautiful colours of the wood and surrounding green gardens give a relaxing feel to the villa, with the swimming pool reflecting the bright sunlight.
Featuring 2 bedrooms and a breezy open living area, it is a great hangout for a group of friends on the peaceful island of Gili Air.
Spacious Family Villa in Sanur
Cinta Villa is one of my favourite budget-friendly villas in Sanur, as it still maintains an air of luxury.
Across 2 levels there are 3 bedrooms and spacious living areas that allow you to spend quality time with your loved ones in total peace and comfort.
The enclosed living areas will keep small children safe from the pool while you aren’t looking, as well as keep you cool in the hot island heat.
Only a 10 minute walk to Sanur beach and amenities, it is ideally located for a fun filled escape.
Luscious Tropical Escape in Amed
Make way, we have another cheap, beautiful villa in Bali.
Villa Moana is a picture-perfect representation of an island villa. The gardens are thick, lush and sprawling, the swimming pool glistens in the afternoon sun, and the villa itself is filled with comfortable furnishings where you can lounge and unwind.
Ideal for a group of friends or a small family, the 3 bedroom villa is located just a short walk from the beaches of Amed. Snorkel, play in the water and lay out on the volcanic sand with your own private home to return to.
Treehouse-Inspired Paradise in Canggu
The Hidden Tree is a boho-chic haven that every Canggu-regular or travelling nomad will fawn over – and the price certainly helps the appeal!
Featuring 3 bedrooms and a quaint tropical pool, it is an ideal place to escape the crowds and spend some quality time with your loved ones.
Just a moment’s walk from the beach, and a short drive from the action of the town, The Hidden Tree is no longer a secret.
That’s 31 of the most incredible and cheapest private pool villas in Bali. You are welcome!
Bali is a hub of traveller and digital nomad activity, but even on a tight budget you can still treat yourself to a villa stay. Escape the hostels and spend some time in one of these affordable villas in Bali where you can luxuriate, relax and enjoy the magnificent island.
Be right back.. Booking myself in for a night at every one of these villas!
Featured image: Villa Sarina