Mandapa, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve

Updated: May 30


Nestled within Bali's cultural heart of Ubud, with the Ayung River floating peacefully alongside, Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve offers guests a “temple” to call their own, a luxury sanctuary for inner discovery and serenity.


Highlights of Mandapa, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve

  • Nestled in the Ubud forest with the Ayung River floating peacefully alongside, the resort is a sacred sanctuary for inner discovery and serenity

  • Ritz-Carlton Reserve properties are handpicked for their exquisite locations set apart from the world and deeply personal experiences.

  • A blend of 60 spacious villas and suites inspired by traditional Balinese houses, offering views of verdant rice paddies, Ayung River or the tropical forest

  • Dining at Ritz-Carlton Mandapa is a feast for all five senses, with 4 intimate dining venues in dramatic settings

  • Dive into a complete wellness experience with a dazzling array of relaxing facilities such as a vitality pool and meditation temple

  • Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds, architecture and culture of Bali with a dazzling array of privately curated activities by Mandapa

  • Young explorers are invited to join Mandapa Camp, where they get to partake in creative activities and learning adventures

Ritz-Carlton Reserve properties are handpicked for their exquisite locations set apart from the world; with an excitement of unexpected adventure, indulgence in uncommon luxury and deeply personal experiences.

A wonderfully secluded sanctuary beside Ubud’s Ayung River, Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve introduces hotel guests to another side of Bali. At this 5-star resort framed by verdant rice paddies and rolling hills, nature and culture infuse each experience.

Known as the Wantilan, the Welcome Pavilion offers an atmospheric space in which to gather and relax.

The main swimming pool offers majestic view of rice paddies, allowing guests to fully themselves in a nature-inspired holiday.


Mandapa, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve Location

Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve is conveniently located 60 minutes from Bali's Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS).

 

Accommodation

Accommodation at Mandapa, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve offers spacious Balinese inspired houses with exquisite, traditional Bali touches, alongside views of the verdant rice paddies or Ayung River.


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Reserve Suite

This 100 sqm Reserve Suite offers one of the largest entry-level suites in Ubud, and is thoughtfully designed with traditional Balinese decor for a cozy stay. This villa offer views of the rainforest, towards rice paddies.

Adjoining the bedroom is a spacious bathroom with a separate romantic tub and rain-shower.

The large and inviting living room features handmade local arts, alongside a private patio that offers verdant rice paddies and lush tropical forest views.

 

Mandapa Suite

The 145 sqm Mandapa Suite offers a 270 degree view of the verdant rice paddies and forest.

Thoughtfully designed to be an intimate living space, the Suite features a separate living and bedroom, and showcases Balinese furniture, unique paintings and décor items.

Adjoining the bedroom is a spacious marble bathroom with a separate romantic tub and rain-shower.

Head outside onto your private terrace where you can enjoy panoramic views of the rice paddies.


One Bedroom Pool Villa

The 431 sqm One Bedroom Pool Villa is a large breathtaking Balinese Pool Villa surrounding by verdant and lush garden.

Inside, the magnificent rooms are inspired by traditional Balinese houses, with dark woods and rich textiles complementing the thatched roof houses. Ceiling basketry, gold-speckled glass, highest-quality Ikats, and specially commissioned Javanese chairs give the quarters a palatial quality.

Housed separately from the bedroom, the palatial villa come with a separate, large Living Room to rest, dine or entertain in full A/C comfort.

The highlight of this villa is undoubtedly private garden that faces either the race paddies, or Ayung River, complete with a 30 sqm private plunge pool, daybeds and shaded dining area for a day out under the sun.

 

One Bedroom Riverfront Pool Villa

For a more immersive experience, guests can also opt for the One Bedroom Riverfront Pool Villa which features the same layout, facilities and size as the One Bedroom Pool Villa, but offers a full rainforest view towards the Ayung River.

 

Dining


With dishes and decor celebrating the rich flavors and natural bounty of Ubud, Bali, fine dining at Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve is a feast for all five senses. From the casually serene Pool Bar to the romantic Kubu restaurant, guests can savour Indonesian delicacies alongside an array of international cuisine.


Kubu

The traditional design of these huts and the farmers' deep connection to the land inspire the dining experience at Kubu restaurant.

The dining space has a romantic air with the Ayung River flowing alongside and private dining cocoons for intimate dinners and special occasions.

All dishes, including offerings in the signature six- to eight-course degustation menus, showcase Mediterranean-European specialties prepared with Bali-sourced ingredients.

 

Sawah Terrace

Resting at the edge of the Reserve Valley, with sweeping views of the majestic Ayung River, Sawah Terrace captures the essense of Ubud like few other restaurants.

Here, the rich flavors of Indonesian cuisine are highlighted to evoke an authentic “back to the roots” experience by celebrating traditional dining customs in Bali. Signature specialties infused with the distinctive flavors of the archipelago include Beef Rendang, Sop Buntut and Bebek Goreng. Every dish is meticulously prepared with fresh herbs and vegetables from the resort's organic garden to ensure a rich immersion in the flavours of Ubud.

 

The Pool Bar

Dining light in the pursuit of a happier, healthier lifestyle is paramount at this pool bar and restaurant. The menu of salads, soups, sushi, smoothies, juices and teas is complemented by a diverse assortment of cocktails and spirits.

 

The Library

Amidst pool views and the mystical forest landscape of Ubud, this indoor-outdoor restaurant is an alluring gathering spot.

This traditionally elegant yet relaxed lounge offers an inviting space to enjoy books and refreshments - a perfect place to enjoy drinks before dinner, finger food items and signature afternoon tea in both English and Indonesian style over sunset.

 

Private Dining Experiences

The breathtaking beauty surrounding Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve provides alternative settings for romantic dinners and group celebrations. Along the Ayung River, atop a cliff, overlooking the rice fields or in the comfort of your luxury villa, the culinary team at this Ubud resort can create an unforgettable private dining experience showcasing the flavours of Bali.

 

Spa and Wellness

Mandapa Spa & Wellness will allow guests to continue to discover peace of mind and body through holistic, comprehensive wellness and lifestyle programs based on six pillars – Balinese Spa, Detox & Nutrition, Alternative Therapy, Body Therapy, and Healing.

Balinese culture in particular fuses the use of these tried and tested herbal remedies with a strongly rooted connection to traditional healing therapies. Indulge in such treatments in a serene setting with treatment rooms that faces the Ayung Valley.

For a truly holistic experience, Mandapa also offers a yoga and fitness centre to complement your treatment experience, including a state-of-the-art gymnasium, yoga studio and relaxation areas.

Overlooking the Ayung River, the open air vitality pool with air and water massage jets is available. Heat experiences consisting of Sauna, Steam Room, Ice Fountain and Experience Showers are available for male and female guests separately, allowing guests to relax and prepare mind and body prior to treatment.

 

Experiences

Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds, architecture and culture of Bali. Here you will discover a dazzling array of offsite private activities that has been exclusively chosen for you. Enliven your senses and experience the wonder of this magical island with these curated activities.

Weaved through each experience is the ability to let go of what is known and surrender to whatever may be, whether happening upon a hidden Ubud temple, catching the sunrise from atop Mount Batur, feeling the earth in your hands while planting rice or driving a vintage VW convertible from village to village.

Ritz Carlton Mandapa offers an array of activities on property and can arrange for visits to nearby attractions and points of interests. Guests simply need to share their wishes, and the resort’s Ladies and Gentlemen will handle all of the arrangements

 

Mandapa Camp

Mandapa, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Mandapa Camp Kids Club
Mandapa, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Mandapa Camp Kids Club

Tailored for children or the entire family to enjoy, activities at Mandapa Camp offers a chance to learn new skills, make new friends, and take part in a wide range of creative activities that encourage them to learn Balinese culture through arts, music and games.

Mandapa, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Mandapa Camp Kids Club
Mandapa, A Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Mandapa Camp Kids Club

Mandapa Camp facility includes an organic garden, an enlightening bamboo hut that features a slide from the second to first floor and an educational farm where young explorers can tend to the resort’s cow, chickens, ducks, and more.

 

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