Julia Gralberg

Hotel Komune Bali

www.luxnomade.com
  • Where:Bali, Indonesia
  • Why:To start 2017 with a health kick.
  • When:January 2017
  • Who:Me, myself and seven pairs of yoga pants.
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The resort has a real tropical village feel to it.

The ocean facing hotel rooms.

Outside of the hotel room.

A small but well laid out room.

Bedroom with a comfortable bed.

The bridge over to the beach and the Beach Club.

Afternoon drinks at the Beach Club.

The pool area at the Beach Club.

Fresh towels at the Beach Club.

Fancy a game of tennis by the ocean?

The popular 25 meter lap pool with amazing water chairs.

Relaxation area at the lap pool.

The Yoga Shala.

Daily yoga classes are held in the Shala.

Nicole from California is teaching two yoga classes per day during the week.

One of the many healthy meals at the Health Hub.

Highs & Lows

  • Unspoiled beach location with a famous Beach Club, voted in the top 5 in Asia.

  • Amazing yoga teachers and a wonderful outdoor yoga shala.

  • The Health Hub, which served up tasty and healthy food to hungry active guests. Dishes worth a special mention include the homemade fishcakes, stuffed sweet potatoes, almond date cake, watermelon pizza and the coconut crepes, served with black rice and mango sorbet.

  • The lap pool!

  • Outdoor cinema at the Beach Club set amongst the coconut trees.

  • The traditional full body massage with lemongrass oil, followed by a Lulur body scrub (a traditional Javanese beauty ritual, which effectively removes dead skin) and a red flower bath.

  • The rooms have thin walls.

The Barometer

  • Design

  • Website

  • Environmental Consciousness

  • Night's Sleep

  • Service

  • Amenities

  • Takeable Treats

  • Refer a Friend

  • Overall Value

  • Life Changing

Total: 47/50

Important Bits

  • Type

    Originally a surf resort, this active health retreat is for people who want to raise a sweat as well as their heart beat.

  • Vibe

    Incredibly popular among Australians. This is where the cool Aussies work up a sweat and show off their sculpted bodies in a relaxed Balinese environment.

  • Location

    Right on the famous Keramas volcanic surf beach on the East Coast of Bali.

  • Rooms

    Small but well laid out.

  • Music

    Apart from groovy Indian music in the yoga shamba, the Beach Club is pumping great tunes in the evenings.

  • Year Opened

    2012, following on from the success of its sister property on the Gold Coast of Australia.

  • Pool/Gym

    An amazing beach pool as well as a lap pool, plus a large gym.

  • Restaurant

    Both the Health Hub and the Beach Club serve breakfast, lunch and dinner.

  • Bar

    A juice bar and The Beach Club, where you can re-charge and party.

  • Minibar

    Yep, and a special mention of the organic Cashew nuts are in order.

  • Children

    A few. Young families are on the rise.

  • Price

    From US $98 per night or US $1,754 for a 7-day Health Hub Yoga and Spa package.

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Shopping

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Local restaurants

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Go raw

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Jalan Pantai Keramas, Medahan, Gianyar, Medahan, Blahbatuh, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80361, Indonesia

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