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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...

Spain
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We stayed here for 10 days in July in a wonderful BG1 villa . The resort is the most exotic, virgin nature place i ever could imagine in my life. The property has huge area which is located in the forest. The words which best describe this are luxury, relaxing and chilling. The villa is so beautifully designed with everything...

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

Dear BlackMagicWman, Warmest greetings from COMO Shambhala Estate! Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We are truly blessed to bestow with this amazing location. Since the beginning of the Estate’s inception, we have committed to nurture and showcase its natural beauty. Respecting the culture is also our way to appreciate it. Our residences is...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This was the last stop on our honeymoon and unfortunately we found it a little disappointing. We arrived after staying in Mandapa about ten minutes drive away, I don’t think this helped our view of Como Shambala as Mandapa was the best hotel I have ever stayed in. The location for Como Shambala is lovely and the fact that you...

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

Dear Fran C, Warmest greetings from COMO Shambhala Estate! Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with other TripAdvisor reader. We are deeply concerned that you found the service levels and facilities were not what you had expected. I assure you that this is not the usual feedback we receive, and we regret that COMO...

Reviewed 15 August 2016

I have stayed at many of the top hotels all over the world, but none compare to my one week stay at Como Shambhala. The setting is so beautiful that words can't adequately describe it; the architecture of the villas and the furnishings and design are one of a kind and stunning. The people are so warm, friendly and helpful...

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

Dear Tom P, Warmest greetings from COM Shambhala Estate! Thank you very much for writing such kind feedback in Trip Advisor. We do hope that the reader can get inspired to experience the Estate too. Without question we would have to agree with you just how special the Spring Pools at Kedara are. Between the pristine air, fresh spring water,...

Bunbury
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This was my first trip up to Como Shambhala and definitely not my last! The beautiful location surpassed my expectations. I completed the 3 day Wellness Retreat and loved every minute. My room was settled in the trees and very serene. I was amazed how few people were around, but I never felt lonely. If you are at all nervous...

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

Dear Caroline W, Warmest greetings from COMO Shambhala Estate! Firstly, thank you for sharing with us your experience. We are happy to read that you have immensely enjoyed many of our service points (including our furry friends). Particularly, glad that you made a special mention of our Personal Assistant - Eka. She has constantly set an example to our team...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • 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: ₹ 27,101 - ₹ 69,015 (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
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Payangan
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Payangan
#5 Luxury Hotel in Payangan
#5 Spa Hotel in Payangan
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“We had a 3 level villa with private pool and spa. Full office facilities in villa. Villa could comfortably serve 3 couples.”
 of 5 bubbles BambooKuta, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“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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