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Ibiza, Spain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second time in this resort, for me the best in Bali Pros: +Best area (wild landscapes everywhere) (things to do such a rafting, ubud village, bike...) +One of the best spa I've ever been +SuperGood and very very healthy food! all natural and made with smart sense +The trekking route from the hotel to the river, no words +Friendly staff...

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Santiago S, General Manager at COMO Shambhala Estate, responded to this review

Dear Ibizaworld, Warmest greetings from COMO Shambhala Estate! Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with TripAdvisor reader. It is always a pleasure to read a heartwarming review from a repeater as yourself. Your compliment on our location is much appreciated. The Estate is a “Jungle Paradise” with a touch of unassuming luxury. Coincidently the...

Lucerne, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friends had recommended Shambhala Estate and we decided to try it. It is truly a magical and serene experience to stay here unique compared to other five-star resorts in or near Ubud. The blend of luxury and nature is seamless. Special thanks to our gracious Angel and Butler Ayu. She & her team provided us with above and beyond service!...

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Santiago S, General Manager at COMO Shambhala Estate, responded to this review

Dear BambinaRosa, Warmest greetings from COMO Shambhala Estate! First of all, thank you for taking the time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor Readers. One thing truly stand out from your review is the number of our team member being mentioned – from Housekeeping to Restaurant Team to Spa Team to Personal Assistant to our driver. Nothing makes out...

Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just spent 1 week in Como Shambhala estate after a long stressful year! Its an amazing place in the middle of jungles with amazing views. Very quite, very solid and very professional. I would like to mention 3 things I liked a lot in this estate: 1) Professional team which helps you on a personal basis to go through the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best resorts we've ever stayed at. From the raw/ paleo-friendly/ gluten-free and refined sugar-free menus to the sensational views of the river and trees and the authentic furnishings, settings and buildings this resort is incomparable to anywhere else we've ever stayed. We exercised daily, we ate well and felt so relaxed, we left feeling super healthy, rested...

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We stayed at COMO Shambhala Estate for one night for our wedding anniversary. We booked a Terrace Suite and were upgraded to a private Retreat Pool Villa which was just amazing. The villa had an amazing view, absolute privacy and the staff took amazing care of us. Our PA was always there to look after our needs and was an...

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Santiago S, General Manager at COMO Shambhala Estate, responded to this review

Dear maitrifischer, Warmest greetings from Begawan Village! First of all, thank you so much for your kind review. “amazing”, “insanely good” and “best massages” sounds so good from our end. Coming from Senior Contributor such as yourself, makes them so much sweeter. We are particularly glad that you made a special mention of the Estate location. The Estate is located...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 17 September 2016

If you like Como Hotels you will love this place. If you haven't been to a Como Hotel they could best described as under stated luxury with a focus on wellness and healthy food options. If you glitzy hotels, this won't appeal. It's quite under stated but classy and very well done. The rooms are are grouped together in lots...

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Santiago S, General Manager at COMO Shambhala Estate, responded to this review

Dear MGNZTraveller, Warmest greetings from COMO Shambhala Estate! It is such a pleasure to read a review from a seasoned guests of COMO. Thank you so much for taking the time to write your time in COMO Shambhala Estate. It is humbling to know that you have found your experience with us as extra special. For that, we have to...

Reviewed 5 September 2016

Spent 3 nights at this luscious resort and wish I could have stated longer. There are barely the right words to describe how immaculately designed and run this resort is. The spa by far provided some of the most indulgent services I have ever received in my life. Even if one were to stay at this property and do nothing...

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Santiago S, General Manager at COMO Shambhala Estate, responded to this review

Dear Amelia L, Warmest greetings from COMO Shambhala Estate! Thank you so much for taking the time to write this wonderful review. It is such a pleasure reading it! We are truly bless with our location and 3 nights is an ample of time to explore almost all nook and crannies of The Estate. We do hope that you have...

New Zealand
Reviewed 4 September 2016

What a place! My friend and I met here to do a week of the "Stress Management" wellness program. This included, among many other wonderful things, 8 massages in 7 days. It was glorious. The food is so amazing, I had ordered the cook book from Amazon while I was still there so that it would be waiting for me...

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Santiago S, General Manager at COMO Shambhala Estate, responded to this review

Dear ntetrault, Warmest greetings from COMO Shambhala Estate! Thank you so much for writing such a heartfelt review. Clearly from your review, our wellness program “Stress Management” has done its wonder once again. Each of our wellness program is tailored made for our guest – starting off with a meeting with the key consultation. A personal plan then put together...

Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 3 September 2016

I'm currently staying at this estate as we speak in a Terrace Suite and it has been so magical and so wonderful that I don't even know where to begin. Let me try... Rooms - We are in the Uma Bona Residence in the Terrace Suites and they are absolutely gorgeous! They are spacious, bathrooms are indoor/outdoor and the beds...

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This spa resort defies expectations. OK, it's very, very expensive, however it rewards in every way and more. From arrival you're cosseted by a level of care and attention that is beyond imagination. Spread over a large and often steeply sloping estate leading down to the Ayun river there are so many varieties of accommodation it repays careful choice. Our...

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Santiago S, General Manager at COMO Shambhala Estate, responded to this review

Dear gazinho, Warmest greetings from COMO Shambhala Estate! It is such a pleasure to read your thorough review with such a happy ending. Thank you so much for taking the time to write it. As a retreat for change offering 360-degree holistic approach, each of our service points – natural surroundings, service, cuisine, activities and treatment - is geared toward...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
COMO Shambhala Estate is a residential health retreat with luxury villa-style accommodations near Ubud, Bali. This ‘Retreat for Change’ is a place to relax and improve wellbeing. State-of-the-art wellness facilities include a Vitality pool, private treatment areas beside the River Ayung, a climbing wall, gym, Pilates studio and yoga pavilion. The Estate’s Resident Experts, who all support the 360-degree approach to wellness, include a Yoga Master, Ayurvedic Doctor and guides for outdoor activities, with nutritional menus by COMO Shambhala Cuisine. The range of suites and villas, perched above the Balinese jungle, suits independent guests, couples, or small groups. ... more   less 

Additional Information about COMO Shambhala Estate

Address: Banjar Begawan, Desa Melinggih Kelod | Payangan, Ubud, Payangan 80571, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Bali > Payangan
Price Range: ₹ 26,543 - ₹ 69,988 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — COMO Shambhala Estate 5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Como Shambhala Estate Hotel Payangan
COMO Shambhala Estate Payangan, Bali
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Payangan
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Payangan
#6 Spa Hotel in Payangan
#6 Luxury Hotel in Payangan
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“Make sure you walk the grounds and make the effort to walk down to the river, beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles MGNZTraveller, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“luxury, spa, retreat”
 of 5 bubbles BlackMagicWman, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you don't want to hear the people going down the rapids below, request a room up the top of the property.”
 of 5 bubbles 6CarolineW, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Just do some research, if you prefer to have an indoor bathroom make sure you request it!”
 of 5 bubbles SamShabman, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
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