fbpx

Luscious Seclusion

Bisma Eight Villas Review - Ubud Bali - Softer Volumes

Walking into Bisma Eight Villas feels like a long, slow exhale of breath. A sense of calm is present throughout the property, and each of the 12 expansive villas has been mindfully crafted to offer a particularly relaxing and luxurious stay. Located in the Balinese town of Ubud, the recently-opened villas are just a short walk down the charming Jalan Bisma from sister property Bisma Eight Hotel.

Modern design at Bisma Eight Villas. Hotel review in Ubud Bali by Softer Volumes
Modern design at Bisma Eight Villas. Hotel review in Ubud Bali by Softer Volumes
Modern living room design at Bisma Eight. Villa review in Ubud Bali by Softer Volumes
Kitchen at Bisma Eight Villas Review in Ubud Bali by Softer Volumes

Two villa types are available; the Single-Bedroom Villa is ideal for couples, while the Double-Bedroom Villa can host up to 4 people. Each villa is double-storey and features a private pool, a well-equipped kitchenette with a wine fridge, and a luxurious Japanese soaking tub in the bathroom. The bedrooms include bespoke linens and bedding woven and naturally dyed exclusively for Bisma Eight.

Private Pool Villa at Bisma Eight Villas in Ubud Bali

The private pools are generously sized and surrounded by tropical plants. The water’s edge rolls close to the villa’s back doorstep with large glass sliding doors framing the view. Time here is best spent relaxing under your thatched-roof cabana or on the pool loungers, taking quick dips throughout the day.

Modern villa design in Ubud Bali
Villa bathroom in Ubud Bali
Bedroom design Bisma Eight Villas Review in Ubud Bali by Softer Volumes

Also on the property is Embers — a Mediterranean restaurant serving bold dishes made with simple, fresh ingredients. Offering breakfast, lunch and dinner, the warm and friendly service enhances the overall experience as you dine in a space that seamlessly flows from a modern wooden interior to a fresh open-air patio surrounded by greenery. As a guest, you’re invited to have a hands-on experience with the organic garden, picking your own vegetables to be served to your table as a fresh salad or sautéed greens.

Embers Restaurant in Ubud Bali
Embers Restaurant at Bisma Eight Villas in Ubud Bali
Banana Pancakes at Embers at Bisma Eight in Ubud Bali

Of course, a quintessential Ubudian experience wouldn’t be entirely complete without a rejuvenating spa treatment. Mandala Spa is a contemporary spa within Bisma Eight Villas’ grounds offering treatments that include natural oils handcrafted in Bali, blended with your choice of essential oil-based aromatherapy scents.

Mandala Spa at Bisma Eight Villas in Ubud Bali
Bisma Eight Villa Lobby
Bisma Eight Review in Ubud Bali by Softer Volumes

Bisma Eight Villas is a tastefully-designed, luxurious Balinese retreat with an enviable location alongside Ubud Monkey Forest. The modern villas feel like secluded sanctuaries that encourage you to properly unwind and enjoy your time spent there at a slower, calmer pace.

bisma-eight.com

Softer Volumes: Cafés — Digital Book

290 beautifully-designed cafés around the world, showcased in a premium digital book.

Get a 36-page preview for free. Limited time only.

Bonus special offer: Download the preview above to access a subscriber-only discount.

Further Reading

Casa To, located in the picturesque coastal town of Puerto Escondido in Oaxaca, is a prime example of an architectural endeavour that successfully harmonises with its natural surroundings.
Apple recently released their new range of iPhones and with that comes an array of new features that improve upon the device’s performance, practicality, creative potential and more. If you’re interested in upgrading, in this article we explore the different models available this year in the simplified iPhone 14 range. 
When the original MINI was launched back in 1959, the car quickly became a cult classic thanks to its small size, nimble handling, and fuel-efficient engine. The spirit of the original MINI lives on in the current models, continuing to offer a go-kart-like driving experience while maintaining a small carbon footprint.
In the last couple of years, the concept of the 'workplace' has taken on a new meaning for many, and subsequently what we look for in our workplace furniture has evolved. Demand has never been greater for versatile pieces that merge timeless aesthetics with today's research-backed ergonomics. Herman Miller's new Zeph Chair captures the spirit of the contemporary office — balancing an attractive Eames-inspired form with the functionality you'd expect from Herman Miller performance seating — and is well poised for the future of the workplace.

More than a notebook.