Where to stay for a fun time learning to surf in Bali? Check out these 11 villas for newbies to intermediate surfers!
Ahh, Bali… The island of Gods, The island of a thousand temples and a surfers’ paradise! Seminyak, Canggu, Uluwatu and Nusa Lembongan – they’re all great destinations for those who come to Bali to surf. Whether you are a total newbie or you already have some experience riding the waves, you are bound to have a blast!
Also read: Ultimate Surf Villas In Bali
Happening, trendy and more than a handful of surf schools, Seminyak Beach is a great place to learn the tips and tricks of surfing. Waves are not too high, they’re steady and straight and there are many expert guides around to teach you how to become a pro. We’ve selected some affordable villas near the beach in the heart of this trendy cosmopolitan town where you can do a whole lot more fun stuff other than surfing. To see our full range of Seminyak villas please browse this website or contact us.
Canggu is a magnet for surf dudes and surf chicks alike. You will find many surf camps, surf schools and after the surf, the parties start. Canggu is still good for beginners but also advanced surfers will have a great time here in this hipster yet laid-back beach town on the island. To see our full range of Canggu villas please browse this website or contact us.
Uluwatu & The Bukit
Uluwatu is the place to be for surfers and beach lovers! Challenging waves but also less-challenging ones, this place is cool and stunning and totally upcoming! Especially Bingin Beach is the place where you can go surfing, chilling, dining and partying. The beaches in the Bukit just splendid!
Nusa Lembongan is a little island just 30-minutes from the mainland in Bali. Tranquil, beautiful and amazing surf spots, these villas are places you will never want to leave (if only you could!
Where to stay for this surfing holiday on the island of Bali? Check out these fab villas:
Villa Rama Sita – 3 bedrooms – Seminyak
The perfect hideout in the hippest part of Seminyak, Villa Rama Sita has 3 bedrooms and it is great for a group of friends on a Bali getaway: surfing, partying, beach clubs, shopping – at this villa you get it all!
Located steps away from the trendy Oberoi Road and a short walk from the beach, you’ve got yourself an oasis in the heart of the action. Tropical open-plan living, a sprawling garden with a private pool and air-conditioned in all 3 bedrooms. Ideal!
● An oasis in the heart of Seminyak
● 1-minute to Oberoi Road / Eat Street
● Short walk to the beach
● Open-plan living room for a tropical island-feel
Villa Seni – 2 bedrooms – Seminyak
Not too expensive and a great location in the centre of Seminyak, Villa Seni is a great 2-bedroom villa for 2 couples or a group of 4 friends wanting to head over to the beach every day for surf lessons, beach time, cocktails and fun.
At your humble island home, your private swimming pool awaits. Eat out in the centre of town, go dancing or take an easy nap in your air-conditioned bedroom for an early rise to catch the best waves of the day. Villa Seni is a perfect choice!
● Charming and colorful open-plan living room
● Private pool
● Great location just 400 meters from Seminyak Beach
● Close to La Plancha and various surf schools
Villa Malou – 4 bedrooms – Seminyak
This charming 4-bedroom villa is located just where you want it to be: in the heart of buzzing Seminyak.
Just a stone’s throw from the famous ‘Eat Street’ in Oberoi and a short walk from the beach where you can go surfing and swimming, you can basically do anything: surfing, swimming, shopping, dining, dancing, coffee and spa time to relief your body after the work-out you had at sea.
Villa Malou features a tropical open-plan living space and air-conditioned bedrooms for open-air bathrooms.
● Skip and a jump away from Oberoi Road
● Walking distance to the beach & surf schools
● Located in the heart of Seminyak
● Open-concept living room with everything you need in your island home
● Open-air bathrooms
● Fabulous private swimming pool
Villa Kakatua – 4 bedrooms – Canggu
There won’t be any luxury missing this upcoming surf holiday to Bali and yet, Villa Kakatua is still affordable.
What’s even better, this tropical 4-bedroom villa is located in hipster Canggu, just 100 meters from the famous Batu Bolong Beach. Just grab your surfboard under the arm and off you go any time of the day to catch a wave and ride the tide. YOu can also go shopping on Batu Bolong Street, chill out at Old Man’s and see what the nightlife is all about.
● Just a 1-minute walk from Batu Bolong Beach in Canggu
● Great for a surf holiday with villa luxuries
● Large tropical garden with a lagoon-like pool
● Classic Balinese style
● Also great for families – family surf holiday, perhaps?
Villa Subak – 3 bedrooms – Canggu
Want to combine surfing with breathtaking rice paddy views? Check out Villa Subak in Canggu.
Yep – it those rice paddy views that are so iconic to Bali that five this villa the magical touch! Wake up with the sunrise, plunge in your infinity pool and feel inspired for the rest of the day as you pack up to go to the beach and surf!
Villa Subak is located in a quiet area, just a short scooter drive away from the beach.
Ask the staff to assist you in renting a scooter with a board rack!
Villa Subak has 3 bedrooms – bring your best mates!
● Sensational rice paddy views
● Fabulous infinity pool overlooking those paddy fields
● Short scooter drive from the beach
● Located in Canggu near Samadi and other hot spots
● Tropical chic interiors & all modern comforts
● Views of Balis’ gorgeous rice terraces from the bedrooms
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Villa Lina – 3 bedrooms – Canggu
Villa Lina is a dreamy 3-bedroom villa with a tranquil location close to the action of Batu Bolong and Echo Beach.
This villa has 360-degree rice-field views and the best news is, it is very budget-friendly. You will love the amount of space you get, the sprawling tropical garden and the pool that is completely private. Villa Lina features traditional wooden pavilions and it is a real charmer!Find out more
Villa Lidwina – 3 bedrooms – Uluwatu
One of the few affordable villas in Uluwatu, this is the perfect base for an unforgettable surf holiday!
Villa Lidwina has 3 bedrooms and it takes just a short motorbike ride to get the Bali’s best surf beaches such as Melasti, Pandawa, Padang Padang, Bingin, Dreamland and the list goes on!
You get all the comforts you need and you can dine alfresco side by the poolside, overlooking the hills of Bali’s Bukit Peninsula.
● Affordable villa in the hottest surf area of Bali: Uluwatu
● Hill views from the outdoor dining deck
● Private swimming pool
● Short drive from Melasti Beach and Pandawa (and many more!)
● Kitchen bar and stools to sip your coffee before or after your morning surf
Villa Mahi Mahi – 4 bedrooms – Bingin
Villa Mahi Mahi is a surfers paradise located just 50 meters from Bingin Beach in the famous Bukit Peninsula.
Bingin is where all the surfers are hanging out: relaxing, chilling, surfing, going out – this is the place to be in Uluwatu! This 4-bedroom villa is contemporary with a whole lot of tropical charm.
The living room is equipped with AC and there is also an outdoor terrace crafted out of bamboo for poolside lounging and dining. You can walk to Bingin Beach and it takes just a short drive to get to Dreamland, Uluwatu Beach, Padang Padang and more.
● Hot location just a short stroll from Bingin Beach
● Short drive from Padang Padang, Dreamland, Balangan Beach, and so on
● AC in the living room
● Private pool & poolside bamboo lounge area
● Right in the heart of the action: Bingin is the ultimate surfers’ hot spot
Villa Ocean Breeze – 4 bedrooms – Uluwatu
Villa Ocean Breeze is a sensational hilltop villa in the Bukit, close to Bingin Beach, Padang Padang and more of Uluwatu’s famous beaches.
The design of this villa is ultra-modern and it is quite a chic place to spend your Bali surfing holiday! If not out at sea, riding the waves, you can soak in your private oval-shaped infinity pool or enjoy a hilltop massage in the garden bale.
There are multiple living and dining spaces and the ocean views are just breathtaking!
● Hilltop villa in Uluwatu
● Ocean views to kiss you awake in the morning
● Gorgeous oval-shaped infinity pool
● Short drive to Bingin Beach & Padang Padang
● Media lounge
● Air-conditioned living and dining spaces
Villa Voyage – 5 bedrooms – Nusa Lembongan
It’s not cheap but this villa is a paradise of luxury located on the pristine little island Nusa Lembongan – it’s a surfers paradise!
Absolute beachfront, jaw-stopping ocean views, you can just take you board and paddle out to sea.
All luxe nomads out there, ready to conquer the ocean, bring your friends and you will have the time of your lives! Villa Voyage has 5 bedrooms and it boasts traditional pavilions with soaring rooftops, a huge beachfront garden with a pool and 5-star luxuries.
● beachfront location on Nusa Lembongan
● Just take your surfboard and go!
● Traditional architecture
● Designed for the luxe nomad travellers out there
● Alfresco dining to the view of the ocean
● 5-star services
Villa Seascape – 5 bedrooms – Nusa Lembongan
Another beachfront luxury retreat on Nusa Lembongan, this eye-catcher is real tropical and luxurious! Villa Seascape features magnificent ocean views and a round-shaped stone terrace with a crystal clear private pool.
There is a garden bar and there is a lounge area with a fire pit. You get direct access to the ocean so you’re always sure to catch the perfect wave and all 5 bedrooms are luxurious.
You can be sure to be sleeping like babies to the gentle sounds of the sea. The services are better than those of a 5-star hotel and when it’s time to relax, go chill out in the air-conditioned media room!
● Beachfront villa on Nusa Lembongan
● 5-star services
● Mesmerizing ocean views
● Media lounge
● Poolside bar
● Outdoor BBQ
● 15-minute walk to Mushroom Bay