The Gili Islands are three small islands, just 1h30 boat ride from Bali, off Lombok. There are no motorized vehicles on the islands. The only way to get around is by Gili Taxi (horse- carts), by bike or by foot.
You will find the local villagers very friendly and welcoming. Gili Air, the island of water, has the freshest water of all three islands, making the island a tropical paradise. Beautiful tropical gardens surrounded by the island’s original coconut groves.
Not far from Bali: 10 contemporary luxury villas – Balinese conception -built in the middle of a beautiful island, Gili Air. Slow is a concept, based on the slow spirit (slow cooking- slow moving- slow stretching), a unique way to get back the essential values of life. Rethink your way of speed in Slow Gili Air.
Imagine we take you by the hand and bring you to these spacious gardens, shadowed by coconut trees, to the entry of a villa with a private pool, only for you. Julie, the hostess will suggest a variety of activities: diving, snorkelling, yoga, massages, and invites you to value every moment peacefully. In the evening, the chef prepares fresh grilled fish, versus slow cooking, at home, in your villa: a dream. This dream, its at Slow that you’ll find it, if simply you accept to settle here for a moment. It isn’t surprising if the guests extend their stay, because stretched out in this amount of comfort, it’s a matter of speaking, the closest you’ll get to heaven on earth.
Plus, the island just has this magical energy, that makes you feel good no matter what. Pilates courses in the villas big gardens, sunset meditation sessions with views of Gunung Agung in Bali, the absence of motorized vehicles,… Lets just say this is a place where you will find Peace.
2. Get some fresh air in Munduk Moding plantation’s hill station
This hotel is a safe heaven. On a hill, facing the sunset on the Java sea. The cook cooks from his own garden. In the middle of a coffee plantation, you will experience an extremely romantic moment. It will be an unforgettable experience.
The owners have combined exquisite taste and style with nature. Sleep on top of the water, along the river and swing off a rope into a natural plunge pool, before climbing up a bambu ladder up into a tree house, with breathtaking views of Ubud’s nature.