Testimonials

  • We absolutely loved Bali Villa Marene ! The villa is less than a 8 minute by motorbike to the beach and there are a few cool restaurants and some bars around if not like go to Seminyak or EchoBeach for example. Great food made by the fabulous staff who so friendly and always helpful. We got each 2 free massages as was my mama’s birthday. TERIMA KASIH Betty and Daniel for that! The villa was very comfortable and spacious and with lovely cwarm coulors and such a good mattresses. We loved the half open plan living and divine pool. So again all staff were super hospitable and friendly – they really made our stay so welcoming. We stayed for 14 nights and felt so sad to leave. I recommend this villa for families and those interested in discovering Bali as they take 50% as offer of the daily trips up to 12 hours. Can’t wait to go back!

    Jane and Arthur McDonald - 5 bedrooms - 12 people

    The Villa was beautiful, and it is such a great location. It was very close to Seminyak and Ech Beach, but was off of the main drag, so it was quiet and serene, in a neighborhood setting. The rooms are very spacious and incredibly comfortable, and the bathroom was large and beautiful. We stayed for 5 nights in February.The owner (Betty & Daniel) was great with recommendations for restaurants, and always eager to help. His wife makes homemade nasi goreng that is fantastic. For a B&B the breakfast is lovely (fresh fruit, toasts, bagels, hard boiled eggs and cheese), but if necessary the staff did offer to make us other things if we wanted. It was fine for us, since you overeat in Bali anyway – a light start seemed just right.

    There are several nice common spaces, including a large pool and bale and huge half open living area, the eating area (which feels like a closed-in porch), a library and room with big comfy couches and a 42″ LED TV. There is a great binder with reviews of local restaurants and lots of information on the local tourist attractions. Our bed was so comfortable I almost didn’t want to get up … until I remembered where I was. Every room has a private entrance opening onto the lovely grounds. We would definitely stay there again, and would highly recommend it for a relaxing evening respite between beach and tours.

    Paula and Silvio - as 4 BR private villa

  • Just a short note to say, on behalf of us all, thank you for a fantastic holiday. We all had a great time. The villa is absolutely stunning and the staff were excellent. We would have loved to have stayed longer so you may hear from us again in the hope of another visit later in the year. My brother-in-law and I were amazed by the surf which according to the locals was big even for Bali. We are both now battered and bruised but grinning from ear to ear. Thanks again and please pass on our regards to all the staff that helped make our stay very memorable.

    Amanda, Singapore - as 6 bedroom private villa

    “Nous avons absolument apprécié notre séjour dans votre villa. Merci! Nous avons réalisé plus tard avec Antony que ce séjour nous a donné une toute nouvelle perspective rafraichissante de Bali comparé à nos séjours antérieurs. L’emplacement de la villa était génial et le fait d’avoir un chauffeur privé à notre disposition nous a permis de voir beaucoup plus que nous ne l’aurions pu si nous avions séjourné dans un hotel et nous avons particulièrement profité de l’intimité … très relaxante. Nous serions plus qu’heureux de recommander la villa et Villas de Luxe de Bali à nos amis et à la famille et, nous nous réjouissons d’avoir l’occasion de visiter Bali de nouveau. “

    Catherine, Hong Kong - 4 chambres

  • le luxe et la tranquillité un vrai bonheur !

    Superbe villa, pisicne a débordement cuisine et salon entièrement ouvertes et que dire des salles de douches typiquement balinaises !!!!!! Cette villa est comme qui dirait luxueuse pour un prix correspondant à un hotel standard en France.
    Merci encore a Betty et tout le staff pour tous leurs services et surtout pour tous les bons petits coins a visiter …. je vous conseille de demander directement a Made pour visiter ce qui vaut vraiment le coup a Bali; en plus il vous proposera les services d’un chauffeur privé avec 4*4 pour vous rendre ou vous souhaitez….de Kerobokan à Ubud, en passant par Pantung Benoa et même venir vous chercher ou vous ramener a l’aéroport et tout ceci à un prix défiant toute conccurence !!!!!!!
    Et pour toi Daniel TERI MAKASIIIIIIIIII, vraiment merci pour ta simplicité et ta disponibilité.
    Bref n’hésitez par, voici ce que l’on appelle « Un bon tuyau »!
    A trés bientôt

    Marion et Rémy - 6 chambres

    » from Christina & Friends stayed Christmas 2015 –
    Villa Bali Marene is absolutely perfect! My friends and I had the most wonderful experience. We are five young professional couples who were looking for a relaxing yet cultural trip and Bali and it was amazing. The villa is gorgeous, immaculate, and perfect for 8 – 12 people. The rooms are a large size, the outside showers downstairs are divine, and the large water pool could not be better. Excellent décor and the villa is beautifully maintained. The villa is little outside of central Seminyak but a short cab or 5 – 8 minute motorbike can get you to the beaches and central Seminyak. A 24-hour mart is less than a 5 minute walk away. Massage -we had almost every day- just on call. However, the best feature of this villa is the staff. Made and Putu were incredible. Made went above and beyond the call of duty and scheduled tours and cabs and recommended the best local eats and shopping. He arranged for tour for the three of us from 8 a.m. in the morning to 8 p.m. in the evening with his brother that only cost $60 !! We went to Mount Batur, the rice fields, Monkey Forest, coffee plantations, shopping, Ubud, and so on and so forth. Made also arranged a great trip to Lembogan. He and Putu would deliver us breakfast each morning (coffee, fresh fruit, baguettes, etc) and they were absolutely delightful. We really miss them. Great value, very clean, safe and comfortable. Thank you Made, Putu, and Betty & Daniel the owners – I cannot wait to visit Villa Bali Marene again!!

    Christina & Friends - as 5 bedroom villa

  • what a great pleasure it was staying at BALI VILLA MARENE over the New Year …. 12 days HAPPINESS, so friendly and helpful staff and owners who live next door just always available for advise. They helped us booking our motorbikes and gave us the contract rates they get from the company, same with the car+driver we used 3 times ….. now and than free fresh fruit and juices + some ice cream for the children ….. Lovely large rooms with good mattresses so we slept so nice and than in morning straight in the large pool where our little children had their own undeep space.

    Manuela and Patrick & family - as 5 bedroom

    zo heerlijk hebben wij hier mogen 5 nachten verblijven met onze 3 families en ouders + 6 kleinkinderen. Mooie ruime kamers met open uitzicht en frisse zeebries, een te gek zwembad met veschillende dieptes zo was ideaal voor de kindjes (schat was 35cm diep) en voor de niet zo grote grootouders 90 en 110cm diep en voor ons 160cm diep !!!
    Zeer vriendelijke en huplzame staf en naast het fris lekker en gezond ontbijt werden we verrast op ieder een uurtje gratis Balinese massage ….. PUUR GENIETEN was het
    Dank Betty & Daniel and vriendelijke groet aan jullie 4 staf en hopelijk kunnen we nog eens naar Bali komen

    Marieke & Stefaan - 6 slaapkamer villa

  • Our 12 days stay at the Bali Villa MARENE was amazing. From arrival to checking out the owner and the staff very helpful, friendly and went out of their way to make sure our say was amazing. The room number 2 was very clean and quiet. WE just was next the pool, so woke up and plunged in the lovely pool. My husband chose to have a romantic package added to our room as it was my birthday, on the date my husband requested the staff decorated the room with rose petals and floating candles. It was amazing.
    Breakfast was my favorite meal there. The staff will cook omelets to order and they will also make your coffee and toast so you can sit and relax.
    With great prices the INHOUSE MASSAGE is a great getaway to just indulge and spoil yourself. I cannot say it enough that the staff goes out of their way to make sure you are spoiled.
    The location is a little ways away from most of the tours but you can hire a private driver through the villa to take you on tour packages that are available to their guest. The Villa driver Made was awesome. He made sure we were taken care of outside the villa by making sure when we wanted to purchase something we got quality items without paying too much. The overall experience was truly worth another visit and I will be returning to Bali soon and will be booking another room at the Bali Villa MARENE, Umalas.

    • Stayed November 2014, travelled as a couple

    Olga and Igor - room 2

    We stayed here for 6 nights and love it so much we stayed another 2 nights on return from Lombok. We had all villa and pool for our selves, service was impeccable, friendly staff, grounds beautiful, relaxing and incredible enjoyable. Betty organized 4 motorbikes with surfboard holder so we easy drove to different beaches and was great for our evenings out. You really can’t got past this Bali Villa Marene!!

    Staying August 2014, traveled as friends

    John - Daniella - Chtistine - Patrick - as 4 bedroom villa


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