Who says a romantic escape, tropical adventure or jungle staycation needs to cost an arm and a leg?
For recommendations of the best cheap villas in Bali, you have come to the right place. 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 these tropical paradise accommodations.
Helping to protect your wallet and create some amazing memories, here are my favourite and best affordable villas in Bali.
Villa SisSa – A Panoramic Rice Paddy View Villa in Canggu
If you love a modern style with a clean bright design and lots of incorporated glass walls, Villa SisSa is a budget-friendly villa in Bali. With 3 bedrooms, a rooftop terrace looking out to the surrounding rice paddies and a central right in Batu Bolong, it is a steal for the price! Perfect for a group of friends looking to explore the party scene of Canggu, Villa SisSa won’t hurt your pockets.
Nautilus Treehouse – A Treehouse to Live like Tarzan in Ubud
Not only is this cheap private pool villa like something out of a movie, it is a real bargain for up to 16 guests! Splitting the nightly price will leave you with plenty of cash to explore Ubud and take adventurous tours around the hotspots. Surrounded by towering jungles and exotic plant life, Nautilus Treehouse features 5 master bedrooms each with cosy furnishings and amazing views.
Bahari Villa – Sunset View, Private Pool Villa in Uluwatu
Peeking over rooftops and towering trees, Bahari Villa has an incredible ocean view. A traditional Joglo style villa with Balinese touches, lush gardens and a freeform private swimming pool, it is an ideal place to escape with your loved ones. You don’t even have to leave to watch magical sunsets and enjoy the tropical island sun. Spend quality time relaxing in your own private utopia.
Villa Safari – A 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 nightly price – double check!
For the Seminyak pros, Villa Safari is the perfect place to base a town adventure. Just a short walk from restaurants, shops and a minutes drive to Oberoi, you 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.
Villa Luna – 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 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 yourself.
Lanie Villa – A Hillside Ocean-View Paradise in Nusa Lembongan
Finding a beautiful seaview villa in Bali usually comes with a luxury price tag. However those same requirements are easily found and affordable on Nusa Lembongan. Lanie Villa is the perfect example of an undisturbed, hillside villa with ocean views that doesn’t break the bank. The 3-bedroom villa features a quaint private infinity pool where you can relax, enjoy the sea views and catch a breathtaking sunset.
Kuno Villa – A Traditional Joglo Style Villa in Gili Trawangan
This find is a real beauty! Hidden away in a quiet North of Gili Trawangan it is just steps to the beach and a short cycle to the main strip of shops and restaurants. Centered around the glistening private swimming pool, this budget villa in Bali offers luxury to everyone. Giving a private island experience to the average-Joe, Kuna Villa deserves a round of applause.
Cozy Tropical Villa – A Luscious Green Escape in Sanur
The perfect luscious tropical villa for a relaxing getaway with your family, Cozy Tropical Villa is your own slice of paradise in the quiet seaside town of Sanur. Ideal for a group on a budget, the villa features 4 comfortable bedrooms, a refreshing swimming pool and open living areas. All of the bedrooms face out over the pool for beautiful morning views when you open your eyes. At Cozy Tropical Villa you can relax in serene bliss.
Villa Lush – Serene and Cosy Escape in Ubud
When you’re looking for a spot to immerse in nature, escape the crowds and still enjoy some homey luxuries, Villa Lush is the perfect place to go. Located on the outskirts of Ubud, away from the noise but with easy access to amenities, you can enjoy a peaceful getaway with cool tropical breezes and cosy furnishings.
The 2 bedroom villa has a fully equipped kitchen, sunny terrace and a shared swimming pool where you can bask in the beauty of rolling rice paddy views and lush gardens.
Ashling Villa – Steps from the Ocean in Amed
Imagine sprawling green lawns, a sparkling blue swimming pool and a traditional Balinese villa right on the beachfront – Ashling Villa is all of that, and so much more. Far from the busy tourist crowd in the peaceful town of Amed, Ashling Villa is a tranquil seaside escape for those searching for some peace and quiet. For a reasonable nightly price you can enjoy total luxury with the ocean as your backyard.
Echo Beach Villa – 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? Allow me to introduce Echo Beach Villa. Off the main road and closeby to the popular Echo Beach, this 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 compromise on tropical comforts.
Joglo Wooden Villa – 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 privacy 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, Joglo Wooden Villa is a comfortable tropical home.
Pondok Capung – Huge Private Pool Villa in Uluwatu
Set among luscious 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 large villa in Bali where you can split the cost with your friends and family. Lounge in the sun around the pool and enjoy the thick green gardens after a morning of surfing the challenging Uluwatu waves.
Villa Adagian Bali – Hidden Tropical Bungalow in Seminyak
A bargain like this deserves to be shared! Villa Adagian Bali is a rustic bungalow-style villa located on the outskirts of Seminyak for less than $100 a night! Featuring a huge swimming pool, vast jungle gardens and a romantic open-air bathtub, it is a peaceful escape from the crowds, but just a short drive from the centre of the action. Grab your friends and spend a night relaxing in this idyllic haven.
La Kabane – A Sandy, Turquoise Oasis in Nusa Lembongan
Picture this – waking up in the morning, stepping out of your bedroom to your toes in the sand and a straight-on view of Mount Agung. Perfection, right? La Kabane is such a cheap and beautiful villa in Bali, Nusa Lembongan that I can barely believe exists. Right on the oceanfront, 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!
La Villa Turkuaz – Bohemian-Style Island Villa in Gili Air
With beautiful boho-style thatched roofs and lush gardens, La Villa Turkuaz is an amazing budget villa in Bali that lets you live that luxurious tropical island life without the price tag. In 15 minutes you are able to reach everything you could need including the beach, to restaurants, to shops and bars. Lounge long sunny days away around the pool with your loved ones before heading out for a remarkable sunset.
Villa Sarina – Sprawling Traditional Balinese Villa in Sanur
Villa Sarina offers tropical luxury for a reasonable nightly price. Sitting just a moment’s walk from restaurants, shops, local markets and the beach, everything you could need for a relaxing Sanur stay is within reach. But most importantly, Villa Sarina has an impressive sprawling lawn and 25m – !! – private swimming pool where you can do your morning lengths and hang out in the sun with your loved ones. Don’t miss out on this deal of the century!
Pantai Rumah – Cosy Island Home Right on the Beach in Amed
Pantai Rumah is the perfect combination of a cosy, comfortable island home and a tropical villa. Away from the crowds of the South, it is a cheap private pool villa in Bali just steps from the beach. 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. Get together with your loved ones for a calm beach escape.
Villa Kawan – An Expansive Sea View Villa in Tanah Lot
Surrounded by rural rice paddies, quaint villages and overlooking a beautiful sea view, Villa Kawan is a scenic escape from the hectic fast paced world of Canggu. The 2-level home has a bit of everything with ocean views, rice paddy surroundings and lush tropical gardens – all for an affordable price! If you are searching for a spot to unwind and spend quality time with your loved ones, Villa Kawan is a great budget private villa in Bali.
Muda Living – 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 villa 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.
Mahi Mahi – A Romantic Mediterranean Joglo in Uluwatu
Entering into Mahi Mahi is like stepping into your own dream oasis. The Mediterranean-style swimming pool, towering palm trees and traditional Javanese Joglo home with a modern twist comes together to create a quaint, luxurious and romantic accommodation. Only a moment’s walk to the trendy Bingin Beach, Mahi Mahi is an affordable private villa in Bali perfect for a budget honeymoon.
Villa Kamang – Ultra-Modern and Affordable Villa in Seminyak
When I found Villa Kamang, 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!
Villa Nusa – 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 swimming pool and looking out over ocean views, with a hint of Mount Agung in the distance – it’s heaven. With all the amenities you need to feel at home, and friendly staff who are on hand to help with anything you need, a stay at Villa Nusa – with its incredibly reasonable price I would get booking now before their calendar fills up!
Villa Rumah Rindah – Tropical Beach Shack in Gili Trawangan
A rustic-style beach shack in the centre of Gili Trawangan, Villa Rumah Rindah is an idyllic island escape with sandy gardens, a glistening private swimming pool and open living areas. For the cheap nightly rental price you can be just a 5 minute walk from all of the restaurants and cafes of Gili T, as well as just a few minutes from the beach. Whether you hire bicycles or venture around the island by foot, everything is easily accessible.
Exclusive 3BR Villa – 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?! Splash, play, scream and shout without any rude looks or sideways glances from other people. Exclusive 3BR Villa in Sanur is the perfect compromise for a family or group of friends with a tight budget. Perfectly located just a short walk from restaurants, shops and the beach, enjoy everything that Sanur has to offer, with your own private haven to return to. One of the best cheap villas in Bali for families!
Villa Lata Lama – 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 swimming pool and 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.
Villa Selka – An Affordable Luxury Modern Villa in Canggu
Modern industrial style villas are all the rage in Bali, and normally come along with a decent price tag. However, 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. Villa Selka is a great budget villa in Bali.
Villa Tirta Padi – 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. Villa Tirta Padi 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 one of the best cheap villas in Ubud.
Villa Made East – The 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 swimming pool, lush gardens and a traditional Balinese-style design for only $25 a night.. What?! The bungalow home is perfect for 2 couples, a small family or group of friends who want to be in the heart of Seminyak’s 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?
Villa Madudu – 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 accommodation ideal for honeymooners or a romantic escape. You can enjoy the private swimming 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.
Villa Kayu – 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 a environmentally responsible accommodation. The beautiful colours of the wood and surrounding green gardens gives 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.
Cinta Villa – 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 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 summer heat.
Villa Moana – Luscious Tropical Escape in Amed
Make way, we have another cheap, beautiful villa in Bali to add to your list. Villa Moana is a picture-perfect representation of an island villa. The gardens are thick, lush and sprawling, the private 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.
The Hidden Tree – A 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 attraction! Featuring 3 bedrooms and a quaint tropical swimming 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 34 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