Senior Wedding Writer
Getting married is fun but also painfully exhausting. Although we love the rituals and the family gatherings, in reality, the ceremonies take a lot out of the bride and groom, both emotionally and physically. That's why a week-long honeymoon is a must for any couple. However, just tripping across Europe may not be the ideal way to rejuvenate. To recharge your batteries, you need to search for some tranquility. And if you are looking for some all round wellness and luxury, then the COMO Shambhala Estate in Bali should be it! Read on to find out more...
The Location: Lending an outdoor pool and sun terrace, COMO Shambhala Estate offers a private location in Begawan Village, a 15-minute drive from Ubud City Centre. Airport pickups are also available on request. It’s a 2 hour drive from the Ngurah Rai Airport in Bali.
The Price: The room rates start at Rs 40,000 a night which includes breakfast. Extra charges are applicable for a lovely gourmet lunch and a special Indonesian dinner.
The Food: From the flavours of authentic Indonesian cuisine to a balanced diet, the resort offers an easy dining experience. They even provide a set nutritious meal that includes salads and energizing juices for weight watchers. They have a contemporary-styled, all-day-dining area but if you want to keep it private, they’re happy arrange a romantic dinner on your suite’s terrace. Not just that, the resort believes in ‘feeding the senses’ and have an open kitchen, which means you get to see the food while it is being prepared.
Things To Do: There’s a lot you can do in and around the resort. The management organizes rice field walks, river rafting, water purification tour, natural springwater sightseeing, rock climbing, and many more such activities that are not only adventurous but will also bring you close to nature.
Best Time To Visit: The best time to visit Bali is April, May, June and September, just before the monsoons and just after the peak season.
A wellness retreat, the resort offers a 360-degree experience to relax and rejuvenate.
The beautifully designed bedrooms are perfect for a romantic honeymoon. We know you are already dreaming about that special night with hubs here!
The resort is known for its wellness retreats which they offer at three levels - physical, mental and dietary. For that, they have healthy eating options and expert consultations at your service. Along with healthy vegan meal options, they even offer stress management, holistic oriental medicines and signature massage therapies in their luxurious spa. This includes mud treatments and wraps, which one should definitely experience when in Bali.
Make the ambience even more romantic with these beautiful Iris Lavender aroma candles available on Amazon for just Rs 275.
Do indulge in their healthy smoothies and the Shambhala ginger tea, a signature drink brewed fresh at the resort.
You can’t really miss out on the traditional Bhutan hot stone bath that uses river rocks (that therapists place in water where they crack and steam) that help relax muscles and cure body aches.
Their hydrotherapy pool is an icing on the cake!
Don’t feel like going to the restaurant? No problem, enjoy your meal in private with a stunning view to glare at!
Water babies, rejoice! They have another hidden gem for you. You can book an entire water garden for the two of you. The garden has a natural spring with water flowing out of the earth into jungle-fringed pools. And It doesn’t end there, it even includes a 60-minute signature Shambhala treatment, a special picnic lunch and a private meditation class for the two of you. What more could you ask for? To know more, click here.
We are convinced and have our bags packed already for a week of luxury in the lap of nature. What about you? Go ahead and book the property here.
Image Source: COMO Shambhala Estate
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