The estate is a veritable haven of Balinese design and antiquities. The villas are traditional but luxurious giving one a sense of traditional Balinese lifestyle whilst simultaneously keeping you cool in the heart of design and modern comfort. Olympic length infinity pool, private cinema, Jacuzzi, SPA, tennis court and helipad embrace you with the feeling of having arrived somewhere very special.
Ketapang Estate is also surrounded by lush padi fields, further driving home the point that you are in your own secluded paradise. Exceptional scenery giving you a 360 degree visual feast. Truly an experience that will stay with you a lifetime. Ketapang's vision is to embrace all that is natural and beautiful about Bali, its heritage, culture and unique
The vast expanse of pleasure gardens make up this winning award estate. its awed creators kept faith to the natural lay of the land as if directed by one greater than themselves. the seven villas are sited on the most magnificent corners of the property. each outdoes the other in style, theme and luxury.
A passionate Chef and two assistant cooks preside over the private kitchens. select from an impressive menu that lists exotic balinese cuisine as well as international. Fresh produce and ingredients are procured daily from the local markets or international delicatessen. exceptional wines are available in the estate's temperature-controlled wine cellar.
The fully air-conditioned dining room faces the infinity pool and beyond that the ocean. a perfect view to accompany meals. the table is another masterpiece of balinese craft that is carved out of one single huge piece of wood.
From sunrise to sunset, guests can take in the incredible views of the swimming pool and the indian Ocean just beyond it whilst dinning on the terrace. the landscape is like an ever changing painting with most evenings drawing to a close with an orchestra of colours in the sky. it is the perfect elevated spot to indulge in some fine dining from breakfast through to dinner with the perfect backdrop.
For those of you wishing to indulge in some private romance, private dining by the beach is available upon request. We can arrange for a truly special dinning experience with a customized gastronomic menu of your choice. this package can be arranged in advance through the management or when booking your stay with us.
The pergola is an open air circular structure by the beach with an impressive slate and wooden roof. stepping out further onto the decking over the beach, watch the sun gracefully sink into the ocean whilst an orchestra of colours are displayed.
Be lulled by the waves at one of the villa closest to the beach. the bathroom windows frame a picture perfect shot of the sea at every turn. beat everyone to the beach and be the first to sink your toes into the sand. For extra hydrotherapy, soak in the private Jacuzzi.
If water is your element, stake this one for yourself. this spacious villa adorned with stunning antique wooden carvings is surrounded by water features, hence it name. the enormous bathroom has a spectacular stone carved bath surrounded by water giving an impression of floating in a bath.
The only villa to be housed in the main bale, it occupies its own private precinct and closest to main house activities. this villa has the best view on the swimming pool.
Feel like Javanese royalty beneath the eaves of the double height ceiling. Waru is built on a rock with a river running beside it giving it an elevated sense of being in a tree house. being at least a 100 years old this outstanding double height ceiling joglo is the pinnacle of indonesian elegance. the elevated open concept bathroom is surrounded by trees and nature.
Manis is a delightful and romantic antique wooden joglo that faces the ocean. a quaint terrace at the entrance makes the perfect spot to sit and soak up the scenery. Wake up to amazing views of the ocean from your bed. this villa has an enclosed bathroom with equally terrific ocean views. possibly the cutest and coziest of all the villas.
Yet another testimony of the charm of antique Javanese architecture. You will surely be entranced by the intricately carved frames of this charming villa, lovingly carried and reenacted the way it was a hundred years ago. truly unique, this villa is sitting right on the edge of the beach. this joglo has a real sense of charm, authenticity and romance.
It is possibly one of the preferred villas for honeymooners or couples seeking more privacy. bambu is totally secluded and has its own 70 m square pool and landscaped gardens. another joglo with a spectacular bathroom that has a carved rock stone bath surrounded by water, with uninterrupted views of the indian ocean. the covered cabanna in the garden is a perfect place to just relax and switch off from the rest of the world.
Who can ever forget making an eternal pledge floating on water ? With temple maidens leading the bridal procession on flower strewn paths, and the village high priest abundant with blessings ?
Sinewy dancers set dainty steps for tiny bridesmaids. Village musicians keep up the tempo while a laughing ocean provides the rhythm. At the beach reception, a feast is prepared. Attendants gaily dressed in celebration songket and flowers tucked in their hair. The intimate party that takes place for the evening is rehearsed and ready to unroll. Handmade menus and messages handwritten on lontar leaves lie on beautiful table settings where giant floral arrangements scent the air.
Every event is a custom made, bespoke affair. Just make sure you bring extra battery chargers and extra rolls of film.