Westin Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of its latest Bali Resort, The Westin Resort & Spa Ubud, Bali, located amidst a rich expanse of rice paddies, ancient temples, and lush greenery. Embracing the brand’s core pillars of Eat Well, Move Well and Sleep Well, the new Westin Resort & Spa Ubud, Bali is inviting guests to explore a restorative family destination devoted to personal wellness and recovery.
“We are thrilled to open the second Westin resort in Bali, which invites our guests to rejuvenate in Ubud, the spiritual heart of the island,” said Mike Fulkerson, Vice President, Brand & Marketing, Asia-Pacific, Marriott International, “Nestled in the stunning tropical terraces of Ubud, this property will enhance our proposition as a hospitality leader in wellness by offering signature programs under the key pillars: Move Well, Sleep Well, Eat Well, Play Well, Feel Well and Work Well.”
The Westin Resort & Spa Ubud, Bali features 120 contemporary guestrooms, suites and villas, each equipped with the brand’s signature Heavenly® Bed and Heavenly® Bath that deliver total relaxation. Additionally, there are two private Pool Villas that offer an intimate experience for larger groups and families with prime views overlooking the entire resort.
“As both a marathon runner and wellness enthusiast, I’m very excited to welcome guests of all ages to The Westin Resort & Spa Ubud, Bali. Ubud is a leading cultural and wellness destination, and the arrival of this resort, with its wealth of wellness programs and Eat Well dining options, will only enhance its appeal as a destination.” said Titus Rosier, General Manager of The Westin Resort & Spa Ubud, Bali.
The resort also has numerous dining options, including the all-day dining venue Tabia – featuring hand-painted murals by local artists, this restaurant offers international cuisine, local specialties, and healthy dishes from Westin’s Eat Well menu. Tall Trees offers a splendid dining experience complemented with an unrivalled view of the river and tropical forest, highlighting flavors inspired by ancient recipes in which fresh ingredients are cooked in a wood-burning oven to seal in the natural flavors. Tasty light bites, refreshing cocktails and drinks are available at The Lobby Bar that is set in a full bar concept with a smart design.
Guests can relax and recharge at the resort’s Heavenly Spa by WestinTM, which offers signature treatments to recover from jet lag, as well as massages that are inspired by local mythology, such as Heavenly Ritual – a couple’s spa experience that draws inspiration from the mythical Balinese dance “Oleg Tamulilingan”. The relaxing spa facilities feature five treatment rooms as well as four outdoor spa pavilions overlooking the natural scenery, plus a jacuzzi and steam room. An open-air pavilion with stunning views of the surrounding landscape is also available for early-risers to partake in morning yoga and meditation classes.
Guests looking to stay fit while traveling can make use of the 24/7 Westin WORKOUT® fitness center that is complete with TRX and state-of-the-art fitness equipment. The hotel offers its signature Gear Lending program, providing New Balance® shoes and athletic wear for guests who like to pack light. The local Run Concierge is also available to provide guided group runs along a natural 5km trail through the lush green hillside and picturesque rice paddle fields. In addition, the resort also features an expansive infinity pool overlooking jungle foliage that’s suspended above the winding Wos River. Kids can splash around the nearby children’s pool which features a miniature waterfall that blends in with the natural surroundings and is situated next to the Westin Family Kids Club.
The Westin Resort & Spa Ubud, Bali also features a flexible 160-square-meter of meeting spaces and the Westin Meetings program for productive gatherings. Other facilities include an onsite concierge, business center, gift shop, valet and self-parking.
In addition to relaxing at the resort, guests can visit the center of Ubud within a short driving distance from the resort. The Ubud Palace showcases classic Balinese architecture and hosts regular traditional dance and music performances, or guests can shop for souvenirs and local handicrafts at the numerous boutiques and Ubud Market. Other attractions include the Ubud Monkey Forest, Tegalalang Rice Terrace, and Tegenungan Waterfall.