About this listing
BALE DAUH is a large bedroom opening onto a courtyard balcony with views of rice fields.
Dukuh VIllage Homestay is part of a charming Balinese compound just outside a small village 6kms north of Ubud, Bali. It is run by Made Arka, a fine traditional and modern artist, and his wife Rinin. (I live in the same compound and assist the family with their hospital.
Bale Dauh (west house compound) is a large bedroom opening onto a courtyard balcony with views of rice fields. Double bedroom, ceiling fan, wifi, bathroom (with bath) and hot water.
Wide balcony with a small library of books and DVDs.
Bed room size 4 x 4 m, Balcony size 3 x 4 m and bathroom 2 x 2m
A child up to 12 is free.
This is a traditional family home, so guests can feel they are in the 'real Bali', able to observe and participate in the extended family activities of making the delicate and intricate ritual offerings from leaves and flowers, Balinese family cooking, tending the land. Painting classes with Made Arka, music or Balinese dance classes are available by arrangement.
Dukuh Village Homestay has wifi, a small lending library, off road parking for motorbike. Motorbike or car rental can be arranged, as can customized tours and day trips.
There is a swimming pool at a nearby resort that guests can use, (for $ 5 per person included a towel)
A wide variety of good food and supplies is easy to get in Ubud, a there is a restaurant and a local 'night market' about 3 kms away with delicious and cheap local food. Delivery food available.
There is no public transport in the area but local drivers can be engaged for trips to town or tours.
Not allowed use beach T shirt and no drug