AYANA Resort and Spa is one of the best accommodations in Jimbaran District, Bali. It has been a number one choice for a retreat in the Jimbaran area not only for local honeymooners, but also for those who come from far-away lands.
AYANA Resort and Spa is built on a 90-hectare cliff top, which makes it the largest resort in the area. It has a white and sandy private beach (Kubo Beach) and together with its sister hotel, ‘Rimba Jimbaran Bali by AYANA they share the same estate.
The resort has 572 guest rooms and suites, 11 swimming pools, 17 restaurants and bars, and 11 wedding venues. Therefore, whether you are a honeymooner or not, you will surely enjoy the excellence that AYANA Resort and Spa has to offer, where this excellence makes it excel among other 5-star hotels in Jimbaran.
One may also be wondering how to get around the hotel’s huge area. Fortunately, there is a free shuttle service (according to schedule) to transport guest to common spots such as the villa lobby and beach, for those staying in their villas, there is a free one-hour ride that takes the guests on a tour covering the whole resort area.
Below are some of the five star services that make AYANA an award winning and globally recognized resort;
Warm reception upon your arrival
Upon arrival from the airport one is welcomed by a gong to mark the visitors’ arrival and a garland containing fragrant frangipani flowers (fragrant white tropical flowers with some bright colors on their petals) which is placed around their neck.
Soon after checking in guests are then taken to one of the hotel’s restaurants, named Rock Bar, located on the top of the cliff right by the ocean, to enjoy a welcome drink.
Fabulous bedrooms with scenic views
All rooms are spacious and opulent and with a balcony overlooking either the ocean or the resort area. Besides a cold air-conditioner, some of the amenities in the bali beach resort rooms include a latex bed, fully carpeted floor, a 32-inch plasma TV with a range of international channels, a mini bar and an ample supply of bottled water.
The private bathroom is also very luxurious for instance the bathtub and the tiles are made of sparkling and glossy marble. The house keeping staff clean the room twice a day and they really do their job well to make sure the rooms are spotlessly clean.
The breakfast buffet that is served at PADI restaurant truly offers gastronomical delicacies. It has a very wide selection of Western, Chinese, Japanese and Indonesian food. For lunch and dinner, there are a wide variety of restaurants to choose from, from Kisik restaurant, which serves good seafood, to Sami Sami restaurant serving Italian food.
Other amenities include a club lounge and guests staying in a club room can also enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi, meals and snacks in the lounge, spa, golf course and a fitness center. Since this hotel is situated in a pretty secluded area where there are no mini-markets in the vicinity, one cannot buy beer anywhere within walking distance.
The ideal Venue for a Wedding
AYANA resort recognizes the need for couples to achieve their dream wedding hence the reason why they are always prepared to maximize the wedding’s potential and personal style desired. They even have a dedicated team of certified wedding consultants, a very knowledgeable wedding butler available, and experienced chefs always ready to customize your dream wedding menu.
Their five-star services and breathtaking venues allow couples to create a memorable wedding celebration. AYANA Resort ensures that every detail of the guest’s wedding is organized and managed to perfection. They provide the necessary entertainment services which include, duo guitarist, deejay services which last up to 3 hours, Live Band for 3-45minutes, a violin duo, Ramayana dance performance, colorful fireworks of up to 350 shots and a string quartet.