The Como Shambhala Estate is a unique luxury residential health retreat hidden on a peaceful riverbank in Bali's jungle. This destination spa, will leave your body and mind pampered and rejuvenated after some relaxed yoga and ayurvedic treatments.
Como Shambhala has fantastic spa and health facilities - from indoor and outdoor gyms to hydrotherapy pools and a yoga bale, all your holistic needs will be met here
This retreat has a resident expert in Ayurveda, yoga, nutrition and many others
For the more active there is plenty of hiking, climbing and outdoor activities to take part in
All accommodation is within one of the freestanding, individually designed residences which are made to feel so like home
Located just a short drive out of Bali’s cultural hub, Ubud you will find the haven of Como Shambhala Estate. This is the flagship property of the Como group whose collection includes the Metropolitan London and Parrot Cay in the Caribbean.
Sitting amongst terraced rice fields and beautiful jungle, the Como Shambhala Estate is a fly-and-flop resort promising a more personalized approach to a spa retreat than its rivals. The spring water is sacred, revered by Balinese for its healing properties and is pumped uphill to the vitality treatment pool. In the center of the resort is the peaceful spa offering traditional treatments as well as alternative treatments including reflexology, ayurveda and iridology. On arrival a consultation is offered and there are different programs available such as detox, stress relief, rejuvenation or you can simply just make use of the many facilities on offer and follow your own program. Daily classes are offered as well as private activities to explore the mystical surrounding areas.
An array of accommodation is on offer including suites located in one of the residences, each slightly different in style based on the four elements of water, fire air and earth. For those seeking absolute seclusion and privacy, the chic villas with their traditional alang-alang roofs come complete with almost all white interiors and stunning private pools. Dining here is not all about just lettuce but delicious, nutritious meals. Guests are assigned their own personal assistant for the duration of the stay who will encourage achievement of any goals set or just simply encourage relaxation.
When to visit
The raw food menu at the Glow restaurant is simply delicious, the pine-nut and pesto raw food lasagne is to die for!
The Como Shambhala Estate is situated in southern Bali, 6.5km (20-minute drive) south of Ubud and right on the banks of the River Ayung.
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