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The Samara

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vancouver, canada
Reviewed 30 October 2013

I'm not used to writing TA reviews but I owe it to the lovely people of Samara to do this before my memory starts to fade! After a lot of research on where to stay in Ubud, I finally decided on the The Samara, and I am so glad I did. My boyfriend and I visited Bali for the first...

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Ahmedabad, India
Reviewed 30 September 2013

Beautiful location and great service. The rooms were nice and cozy. We stayed in Room # 6. One small grouse was that the toilet and the shower area sometimes had a very weird stink - not quite sure how and why, but it was noticeable and unpleasant. On the flip side, service was exceptional and the breakfast was sumptuous. Rusma...

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Leuven, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Absolutely loved it! This place is just perfect. We stayed at the beautifull villa n°6 for 3 nights. Breakfasts are really good with a nice balinese touch. The lady serving the breakfast is just too nice and she adds a personal touch on top! Location is perfect! Almost hard to believe to be so close to the crowdy Ubud center...

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Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 23 September 2013

I had the best honeymoon ever, very peaceful green small compound with little cute clean villas. I liked the place so much, away from pollution and traffic. Its about 600m. off the main road into the green fields. Perfect for relaxation and nature enjoyment.

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Sint-Gillis-Waas, Belgium
Reviewed 18 September 2013

We loved our stay here. We were picked up on the airport and about after one hour drive we arrived. You can not reach the hotel by car so the last part is done by scooter. The bungalows are wonderful situated in the middle of the rice fields. The staff is so friendly and helpful. The bungalow is wonderful. Very...

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Italia
Reviewed 10 September 2013

If you are looking for an hotel very close to the center but you want to sleep inside the wonderful rice field of Ubud, this is the place for you! You can walk through the nature or visit all the little streets of Ubud village discovering the real Bali. All the buildings of the hotel are new, beautiful and clean;...

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marche
Reviewed 6 September 2013

My husband and I, we went back to the samara with great pleasure. The place is beautiful, the atmosphere wonderful and the staff were always very friendly and helpful. The breakfast is really good, and also plentiful! Thanks to Ray, the driver of the samara for full availability to all our shopping trips to tegalalang including A big thanks to...

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brisbane
Reviewed 30 August 2013

we really enjoyed our 2 night stay at the samara - it is a small boutique hotel with great attention for the customers and a beautiful location 15 minutes from ubud... the rooms are nice and elegant. there is a great attention for details.. the only comment is that the nespresso is charged. it would have been in line with...

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London
Reviewed 24 August 2013

We stayed four nights here and were so sad to leave, not because of the town but because the Samara Villas were a little oasis in what has become the very crowded, cynical tourist machine that is Ubud. From the moment Rai picked us up from the airport for the 80 minute transfer we knew the service at the hotel...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 August 2013

The moment we were being ridden to the villas via mopeds up into the rice fields we knew we were onto something special. What a gorgeous setting amongst the rice fields, only 6 villas with a pool out front, rice paddy workers and a handful of ducks is all you see and hear (magic). The staff are excellent and cater...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about The Samara

Address: Jalan Kajeng, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Bali > Ubud
Price Range: RM428 - RM644 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Samara 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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The Samara Ubud, Bali
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“Every room in this hotel is similar, good access to the pool and reception building. There are also a private villas with pool available.”
JoonaSuh, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Each of the rooms we've had here has been equally pleasant”
  • It's just the little things about the Samara that make it special
  • Early morning view of Mt. Agung before it disappeared into the mist
TrysE4, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“ask for the room right outside the pool - it's fabulous!”
MiriamCastilla, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 6 has the most privacy and the best view of the rice fields.”
Daisy_from_Oz, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There are only about 6 rooms, but the ones past the pool have uninterrupted views of the rice fields.”
shingleton, 15 May 2016 | Read review
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