Squeezed between busy Seminyak and hip Canggu, Umalas is a great ‘in-between’ location to spend time in Bali.
The area is relaxing, with a touch of classic Bali still around.
When you need a night of crazy entertainment, it’s each to reach either Seminyak or Canggu, the party hotspots.
Staying in Umalas during your holiday in Bali gives you a little bit of everything!
As it is not as popular as its neighbors, villas in Umalas are fairly priced, with some great amenities.
They often have ample gardens, private pools and refreshing green views.
We’ve rounded up 25 of the best villas! Check them out!
Luxe Adults-Only Villa Complex
Just a short drive from the hustle and bustle of Seminyak, Villa M Bali is located in a quiet enclave, on the edge of lush green rice fields in Umalas.
With an authentic Indonesian design, the villa features a collection of one bedroom and two bedroom private pool villas.
Each villa has its own traditional-Balinese-meet-luxury interiors, with custom-made furnishings, bespoke floor tiles and handcrafted artworks.
For adults only, this villa complex is an idyllic spot for a romantic honeymoon or holiday away from the kids.
Stunning Garden Estate in Umalas
Baliana Villa Umalas has its own beautiful version of classic Balinese style.
The garden estate features 4 villas, each with their own private lush gardens, refreshing pools and luxe amenities.
With dramatic bath tubs, full kitchens and cozy four-poster beds, the luxurious villas are ideal for a family or group of friends.
Hidden away in a quiet lane, everything you need is just a short drive away.
Traditional Balinese Style with Modern Luxuries
Blue Karma Villas take tropical luxury very seriously.
All the villas feel traditional and lavish, with ultra-lush gardens and plenty of island luxuries.
There are options for 3, 5 and 6 bedrooms villas. Each are incredibly beautiful and spacious, with sprawling gardens.
Combining Balinese decor and style with modern facilities, it is a magnificent place to bask in the beauty of Bali.
Sprawling Complex of Villas in Umalas
Uppala Villa has a blend of modern design with traditional Balinese touches.
The 36 luxury private pool villas within the complex each have their own living spaces and swimming pools for ultimate comfort.
A great spot for a family or honeymooners, there are lots of additional facilities available like a spa, cafe and coffee bar.
Closer to Canggu than Seminyak, you can easily get out to explore all the best spots in town.
Ideal Villa in Umalas for a Family
The Bidadari Villas and Spa is a piece of paradise away from the crowds.
Perfect for families and groups of friends, the villas are spacious and bright with a classic open-air design.
Each of the villas features their own swimming pool, breezy living areas, and cozy bedrooms for a restful night’s sleep.
When you don’t fancy heading out to explore, lounge the day away at the spa and relax beside the pool.
The villas have everything you need for a memorable island getaway.
Romantic, Italian-Inspired Escape
All corners in Kemilau radiate light, as the name suggests. Kemilau means shine and glow.
The villa has long been known as a romantic destination in Umalas. Squeezed between rice fields with a quiet village atmosphere, it has easy access to the towns and amenities.
With an Italian design and lots of modern touches, it is a stunning place to spend quality time with your loved ones.
Chic, Modern Hideaway Near Seminyak
Monolocale Resort really spoils those who want to have intimate time.
You can surprise your partner with romantic flower decorations on your bed, or even in the private pool.
A beautiful, Instagrammable, spot for lounging and relaxing in paradise, each private villa has a chic modern style.
Located at the top of Umalas, just a moment’s walk from Seminyak, it is ideal for honeymooners wanting to explore the town.
Luxury Balinese Style Villa in Umalas
Imani Villas is a complex of three villas, showcasing the excellence of Umalas with rice fields, tropical air, and a traditional Balinese sense, wrapped in humble luxury.
Each of the villas have a classic, Balinese style with lots of outdoor living space and lush greenery.
With private pools, luxe bedrooms and beautiful bathrooms, it will quickly feel like your own island home.
Close to restaurants and cafes, you can explore the area on foot, or head into nearby buzzing Canggu.
Most Affordable Romantic Villas
Jay’s Villas Umalas are super quaint and comfortable with a classic Balinese style.
All villas are facilitated with private living areas and swimming pools and are surrounded by an oasis of lush tropical green gardens.
Enjoy time at the main pool with the pool bar beside the restaurant serving international cuisine.
Chic, Modern Villas in Umalas
Modern, comfortable and bright, each of the villas at Uma Breeze are their own piece of paradise.
Perfect for a peaceful and relaxing getaway with your loved ones, the complex of villas is ideally located in the heart of Umalas.
With private pools, enclosed living areas and lots of glass allowing natural light to flow through, Uma Breeze is an idyllic island home.
You can hit all the best restaurants in Seminyak with a cozy home to return to.
Quaint Villa Complex for Couples
Villa Iluka by Soobali is the perfect getaway for when you want to escape from the stress of everyday life.
Its sprawling grounds, luxurious amenities, and various services make it the ideal destination for families, couples, and groups of friends.
Enjoy a relaxing day by the pool, soak up the Bali sun, or kick back in the top-notch media room/home theater. With its wide selection of activities, you’ll never run out of things to do.
Tropical Family Escape Near Canggu
The 1-bedroom and 2-bedroom villa options at Papillon Umalas are open-plan and spacious, perfect for island living.
A great spot for families wanting their own space, there are private living areas, gardens and pools. You can spend quality time with your loved ones without strangers hanging around.
Combining modern style with classic tropical touches, the space is super breezy and comfortable.
Lounge, relax and unwind from day-to-day stresses in your own private oasis.
Papillon Umalas is just a moment’s drive from the action of Canggu.
Ultra Zen Villa in Umalas
As the name suggests, Bali Zen Villas are where you can find true serenity.
The villas have a classic Balinese style, with large pillars and a vintage edge in the wooden furniture.
It’s all combined with an outdoor pool, shady trees and lush greenery. A perfect combination for zen living.
Classic Bali Style Villa
D’Sawah Villa Umalas has all the classic trappings of a Bali villa.
The wooden furnishings, sunny garden, private pool and enclosed living areas make for a perfect getaway.
Spend time with your loved ones relaxing around the private space, and head out to explore Canggu.
Just a short drive from the hotspots, it is the perfect base for a Canggu adventure (without a hefty price tag).
Handicap Accessible Villas in Umalas
Combining modern elegance and a subtle Balinese touch, there are ten villas at Mokko Suite Villa.
Each of the Umalas villas has beautiful features like rice field views, tropical gardens and a private swimming pool – as well as a kitchen and living room.
You can choose between a sky villa on the top of a building, or a family villa with a bright and airy interior.
The elevator makes even the sky villas accessible for handicapped guests.
Totally Private Umalas Villa
Luana Villa is a totally private, standalone villa, hidden away in the quiet lanes of Umalas.
A great option for those who want absolute privacy and peace, there are 2 bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, sunny gardens and a glistening pool.
Just walking distance from quaint cafes, and a short ride from Seminyak, its an idyllic spot to forget your worries and enjoy Bali.
Lavish Luxury in the Rice Paddies
The Santai is an ultra-luxurious retreat in the rice paddies.
Each of the villas have a contemporary design, with a Balinese twist. With the option of 2 or 3 bedrooms, they are ideal for a luxe escape.
Packed with amazing amenities and offering lots of additional services, you are promised a comfortable, lavish stay.
Mediterranean Style Hideaway
Sol Lila Bali is a unique set of villas in Umalas.
Featuring a beautiful Mediterranean style, the bright boho-rustic style is perfect for lounging and relaxing in peace.
Accommodating up to 18 people across the 9 luxe bedrooms, each space has its own style and vibe.
The freeform swimming pool is surrounded by a lush lawn where you can recline in sun, enjoy time with your loved ones and bask in the privacy of your own Bali escape.
Just a short drive from both Canggu and Seminyak, Sol Lila is a beautiful hideaway from the crowds – yet still close to the action.
Ultra-Luxurious Balinese Umalas Villa
Hidden away in peaceful Umalas, Villa Galante is a beautiful, classic Balinese villa with lots of little luxuries.
With sprawling green gardens, a private pool and sunny decking, you can relax and lounge in total privacy in your own island hideaway.
There are 6 king size bedrooms and elegant bathrooms, creating a tropical heaven.
Right in the middle of Seminyak and Canggu, you can hit all the hotspots with your own magnificent home to return to.
Best Family Villa in Umalas
Villa Umah Daun is a fantastic villa in Umalas for families, with LOADS of amazing extras.
There is a kid’s playroom, huge garden and tree house for playing and occupying the little ones, while the parents lounge around the pool.
Looking over mini rice terraces, you can still enjoy the beauty of the island from a luxurious spot.
The unique circular design and towering ceilings, make the living areas feel cool and breezy all day long.
Super Luxe and Comfortable Private Villas
Anyar Estate is magnificent!
A combination of Balinese style and modern decor, it is a stunning setting for a luxe island escape.
With the option of 1, 2, 3 or 5 bedrooms, there is a comfortable, luxury spot for every kind of group.
Each with their own private pools, lush gardens and hands-on, 5-star service, you won’t even want to go out to explore!
Artistic Umalas Villa
When an artist and creative entrepreneur from Hong Kong, works with a famous Italian architect, you get beauties like Villa Sin Sin.
Its name is taken from the owner, Sin Sin Man, who loves art, with many of his own pieces of contemporary and antique art throughout the villa.
There are 3 2-bedroom villas in the complex, offering an idyllic, serene stay encompassed by lush gardens.
Umalas is a great area to get a glimpse into ‘real’ Bali.
It is still fairly quiet, even though it is located between Seminyak, Canggu and Kerobokan.
You will have a calm Balinese feel, but when you want to go crazy and join the crowds, it’s only a few minutes away.
Most of the villas in Umalas feature sprawling rice fields, with a luxurious and elegant twist.
Featured image: Baliana Villa Umalas