About Villa Makasih
A beautifully-designed single-storeyed Balinese house featuring shingled-roofs, whitewashed exteriors, and a splendid display of colours owing to abundant nature outdoors, Villa Makasih is two-bedroom tropical paradise located in the heart of bustling Seminyak. Close to the beaches and restaurants in town, the villa itself provides guests with a chance to relax and ease up with no disturbances, ample amenities, and a place to unwind. The entire villa is situated around the swimming pool which takes centre stage at the villa and thus, you can access the pool from each and every room!
Outdoor and Pool Area
Nestled amidst the vibrant property is the stunning 8-metre swimming pool that is just a whirlpool of brilliant turquoise waters. With blooming, bright pink bougainvillea flowers that provide a rich addition to the outdoors and the lush green vegetation create a wholesome ambiance in which guests will find themselves relaxing. The pool is flanked by a pool deck which houses a comfortable wooden sofa for resting and loungers for stretching before and after a swim. There is a traditional cabana-style bale on the deck as well, furnished with a daybed for a comfortable nap in the afternoon!
Villa Makasih features plenty of traditional, Balinese elements most evident in its interiors however, these are complimented by several modern additions that make this a complete holiday home convenient for guests. The open-sided living room leads directly to the pool and is a prime example of this mix of tradition and contemporary aesthetic. Handcrafted wooden furniture, comfortable sofas, statement chandelier and lamps made from locally sourced material all under a high-soaring Balinese ceiling. The living room is air-conditioned and even has a flat-screen TV for your entertainment.
For dining purposes, the living area also accommodates a four-seater dining table which is as charming and quaint as can be. The well-lit living space is ideal for spending time with loved ones while enjoying an unhindered view of the gardens and pool. The kitchen is fully-equipped with Moroccan tiles on the floor and walls, granite countertops, and modern appliances including the much-appreciated coffee maker!
There are two identical and wonderfully-designed bedrooms at Villa Makasih, each of them furnished with a stunning king-sized Balinese platform bed, so intrinsic to Balinese culture. The bedrooms are at once homely and very bright owing to their whitewashed walls and glass doors that lead to the pool deck. Apart from being flooded with natural lighting, the bedrooms are also air-conditioned and feature a beautiful array of a water hyacinth lanterns and wall hangings.
Simple décor goes a long way with even more basic furniture including a writing desk and chair as well as wooden side tables. Each bedroom is accompanied by an en-suite bathroom that is a sight for sore eyes with a bright layout and a sunroof over the tropical shower area.
Staff and Services
Villa Makasih offers a plethora of services to guests including everything from housekeeping to security. There is personal guest assistance available at an extra cost for individual needs and you can avail services such as scooter rentals, meal preparation, baby-friendly amenities, laundry etc. also for an additional charge.
Around Villa Makasih
The location of the villa could not be more ideal with the famous restaurants, beach clubs, and cafes in Seminyak only a short walk away. The famous surf spot of Gado Gado beach and the laidback Double Six beach are both nearby. Head to the famous ‘eat-street’ to taste test the delectable food on offer, hip cafes, and high-end boutiques. Dancing and drinking are in full swing at the beach clubs like Ku De Ta and Potato Head, the best way to end the night in Seminyak!