Effortless natural elegance

tranquil retreat for adults only

Situated in the rural village of Sayan, Uma Kalai indulges its guests with mesmerizing panoramic views of Bali’s nature and iconic rice fields combined with a tranquil atmosphere of serenity. Minutes away from the cultural center of Ubud, Uma Kalai’s location gives you the best access to nature as well as peace and privacy. The villa’s designs took the very nature of its surrounding landscape into consideration and is the embodiment of harmonious collaboration between modern amenities and nature. From afar the villa blends into the landscape appearing as if a very part of its natural setting.

Uma Kalai boasts a striking and relaxing infinity pool overlooking the verdant rice paddies framed by an austere mountain backdrop. Natural preservation and coexistence with the community are not just a mantra but a living ethos of Uma Kalai.


Our stand-alone villas provide ultimate private comfort with the highest quality of hospitality and amenities. All of our villas feature a private pool, outdoor lounge area, mini bar and custom made decor.


Our rooms boast panoramic views of the rice fields and the pool. All of our rooms feature direct access to the main lounge and pool, outdoor lounge areas with views and custom made decor.


Our Villas and Rooms feature in room dining, sensatia bathroom amenities, bathrobes and slippers, Nespresso coffee machines, King Koil mattresses, Japanese style heated toilets and more.


The time to focus on mindfulness is now. Relieve tension and stress from your life, let your body rejuvenate, focus on your spirituality and mindset.


Exercise your mind, body and spirit. From a yoga class to a cardio session, our gym was created with you and your fitness goals in mind.

Garden & Pond

Start your day with a solo or guided mediation in our gardens and take in the sound of nature all around you. Our gardens and pond feature local flora and fauna to connect you further with your surroundings.


Lay back and enjoy the sounds of nature as you sip on a handcrafted cocktail from the bar or enjoy a snack al fresco directly from the kitchen. Get lost in a book from the library or challenge your loved ones to a board game. Whatever the activity, the lounge is ready for your every need.



Embrace the History of Bali from a modern perspective

The earthly decor and designs of Uma Kalai’s suites and villas accentuate all the historical and cultural aspects of Bali while providing you with modern luxury amenities and all the comforts of home.

Each aspect of the décor has been carefully curated and meticulously selected. As you make your way through Uma Kalai you will discover hand-loomed fabrics and linens, beautifully crafted furniture in wooden & bamboo styles, and a balance of unique Balinese colors that harmoniously with its natural environments create a modern terrestrial home.

Solid and luminous hardwood floors flow throughout providing a warmth of home while echoing their origins in the surrounding jungle trees. The home’s bespoke wooden frames and beams blend with the vegetation allowing guests to feel at one with nature.

Rejuvenate in Natural Waters

Refresh yourself at Uma Kalai in facilities designed to maximize your relaxation. Terrazzo tiles with wood features, dual vanities and a rain shower give each bathroom an elevated sense of place in the home and ample space for a rejuvenating morning routine with striking panoramic views. Let the hours slowly pass in our luxury deep-soaking tub providing the ultimate serenity and tranquility. The peaceful surroundings invite restorative relaxation. Any stress washes away as you are embraced by the jungle’s rhythms and sounds.


The pool and lounge area at Uma Kalai were carefully designed to highlight one of Bali’s true treasures, the rice fields.

Protected as a natural sanctuary, the rice fields have and will continue to remain untouched as they have been centuries. Take on the views as you dip in the pool or read a book from the lounge while you sip on a fresh and cold beverage from our mini bar.



Check-in Time: 2:00 PM Check-out Time: 12:00 PM


If you expect to arrive early in the day and would like immediate access to your room, we recommend booking the room for the prior night to guarantee immediate access. Similarly, for late departures, reserving an additional night will guarantee access to your guest room until you depart.


At Uma Kalai, a guaranteed reservation assures you of the villa even if you check in late (after 6:00 pm). All reservations made through the website must be guaranteed by a major credit card. Certain arrival dates and rates may require a deposit. Please check for full deposit requirements at time of booking.


Cancellation and deposit requirements may differ by arrival date, room type and offer booked. For full details, please check at time of booking.


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Uma Kalai charges no additional fee for children 18 years of age and younger occupying the same guest room as their parents or guardians (space permitting). Special rates may be available for two adults and two children 18 years of age and younger occupying two rooms, subject to availability. Age limits for children occupying parents' or guardians' guest rooms at no additional charge may vary at some properties. For reservations and information, please contact the Villa directly.