ALILA UBUD, BALI, SERVES UP A TREAT FOR THE FIRST UBUD FOOD FESTIVAL
5-7 June 2015
This summer will see the launch of the first Ubud Food Festival, taking place in the very heart of Bali’s cultural hub . The festival will celebrate the diversity of Indonesia culture and showcase the island’s rich culinary offering. Chefs and foodies from around the world will be serving up a variety of activities, from cooking demonstrations and master classes, to market tours and workshops.
Prices start from USD 285++ per night Inclusions:
A three-day pass to the Ubud Food Festival
A daily 60-minute massage at Spa Alila.
A daily a la carte breakfast
Minimum of 4 nights stay is required. Rate is applicable for single or double occupancy.
The tranquil hillside retreat of Alila Ubud will host one of the highlights of the three-day festival, a food-writing workshop with renowned food writer, and author of the acclaimed Jakarta Good Food Guide, Laksmi Pamuntjak on the 6th of June.
Lakshmi is inviting aspiring food writers and keen cooks to discover the skills, tips and tricks, behind food writing. A chance to get the creative juices flowing onto paper through a hands-on workshop at the Alila Cabana Lounge. The event will be followed by an authentic Nusantara lunch, prepared by Chef Marco Lim, owner and chef of Marco Padang Grill in Jakarta and Alila Ubud’s very own Executive Chef Erwan Wijaya.
Price for Food Writing Workshop is USD 45++ per person
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Introduction to Balinese cuisine
Experience a complete culinary journey that begins early morning with a scenic drive to Payangan market with our chef to shop for fresh ingredients for the day’s cooking class. Immerse yourself in the bustling sights and sounds, and sample local Balinese breakfast dishes. Gather your ingredients and head back to the resort where you’ll be cooking close to nature in our Organic Garden. Don your personal gift of an Alila Ubud apron and learn how to cook several authentic Indonesian dishes, to be enjoyed together for lunch in the garden. An experience to savour long after you leave Ubud!
USD 90++ per person.
Leave the cares of the world behind for an hour or two as you indulge at Spa Alila in our signature spa treatments. Experience Spa Alila’s holistic and intuitive path to well-being that puts a contemporary spin on ancient Asian healing techniques and age-old beauty recipes featuring the curative benefits of fresh, natural, quality ingredients. Book a Beauty & Balance or Balinese Beauty Ritual and get an hour’s complimentary treatment of your choice.
A Taste of Balinese Community
Reservation should be made in advance, available for 10-14 persons.
A wonderful experience for both guests of Alila Ubud and any visitor to Ubud to learn about and be welcomed into the Balinese community. Available for either lunch or dinner, this journey takes place in our Sculpture Garden transformed into a village community. Be greeted by Balinese flowers girls dressed in traditional attire who perform traditional Balinese dances. Listen to a gamelan orchestra played by elders from a nearby village. Indulge in a royal Balinese Rijstaffel banquet in a designer tent adorned with ornate decorations. Forget you are at the resort for a while and immerse yourself fully in the experience of local village life during a ceremonial occasion.
IDR 850,000++ per person
Reservation should be made in advance, available for 10-30 persons.
Beautiful temples abound in Bali, reflecting the important role of religion in the life of the Balinese. Normally peaceful places, temples are transformed during festivals, becoming scenes of great activity, bringing together entire communities to engage in colourful ceremonies that involve traditional music and dance performances. This journey invites you to savour local cuisine and temple culture over dinner within temple grounds, whether a traditional tasting menu, a royal Rijsttaffel banquet, or a personalised chef-tailored menu. Enjoy more of the local culture with the addition of a Balinese dance performance such as Kecak or Barong, or perhaps a delightful Wayan Kulit (shadow puppet) show.
IDR 1.250.000++ per person
Reservation should be made in advance, available for 10-40 persons.
Fun, fiery and full of local flavour…let your hair down and enjoy your fill of local food and culture. Get back to nature beneath the stars at the edge of the Ayung Valley. Start the evening off with a refreshing sunset cocktail. Then follow the flicker of candlelight to our Sculpture Garden for a spectacular barbecue offering a fantastic spread of tasty, fresh grilled meats and Balinese cuisine, including the live cooking of Babi Guling, or suckling pig, one of Bali’s most famous dishes. Of course, no fire-inspired evening would be complete without a performance of the Kecak Fire Dance, which never fails to mesmerise its audience.
IDR 1.500.000++ per person
Private Dining Experiences
Reservation should be made in advance
Amid all the distractions of daily life, it can be hard to find time for romance. So while you’re here, amid the gorgeous beauty and welcome serenity of our valley retreat, why not treat yourselves to some well-deserved pampering and a romantic dinner for two served by your personal butler? Allow us to tailor the perfect menu to be enjoyed in a venue of your choice. Relax over a drink with our chef and discuss the menu and beverage selection.
Choose from 3 locations: ‘Away’ (Sculpture Garden), ‘On the Edge’ (Pool Garden) or ‘Amidst the Forest’ (Bale Bengong)..
IDR 1.500.000++ per couple
IDR 1.900.000++ per couple (including a bottle of “Plaga” white, red or rose wine)
For those who wish to make their experience even more memorable...
- Unwind further with an afternoon in the spa, enjoying a couple’s spa treatment before dinner
- Create the mood for romance over dinner with live rindik music from our local musicians
Please fee free to contact our team regarding the above optional extras or further recommendations.
Every new and full moon every 1st and 15th day of the lunar month, Outdoor garden
Spa Alila at Alila Ubud puts a whole new spin on natural spa treatments, now offering Moonlight Remedies in a wonderful outdoor setting, drawing on the energy of the moon in its new and full phases and the rhythms of nature. Moonlight Remedies are only available during the new and full moon every 1st and 15th day of the lunar month.
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