Story by Conde Nast Traveller India
Tubs and sinks used to know their place, but have now emerged into the daylight. Alila Ubud is shortlisted as one of the most amazing outdoor bathrooms in the world.
A courtyard bath at Alila Ubud
Alila Ubud hotel is a tranquil and secluded hillside retreat that sits high up on the edge of the rich green Ayung River valley in Bali’s central foothills, in the traditional Balinese hill village of Payangan. The resort is located 15 minutes from Ubud, the island’s cultural heart. Blending contemporary design and traditional Balinese architecture, the secluded courtyards, spacious terraces and private gardens of our charming Ubud boutique hotel create an intimate feeling like none other. The premium accommodation offers an indulgence of space and seclusion in beautiful landscaped gardens with an open-air bathtub set in the middle of a lotus pond.