The Cove takes its name from the unique location on the beach, a sheltered inlet complete with a wonderful walk-through grotto. The villa is surrounded by coconut groves and agricultural land, where the sounds of ocean waves and tropical birds foster utter relaxation and serenity. Walking on the beach, enjoying a massage, swimming, Surfing, walking along the rice fields, yoga, tennis and gourmet dining are the main pursuits of a holiday at The Cove.
The Cove is absolutely secluded, yet it is on the main road, and is only a 5 minute drive from Balian village, with its bars and restaurants that cater to the expatriate surfer community. The area of Balian is well known for its unspoiled beauty and consistent surf waves, and has emerged as a leading destination for visitors wishing to experience the unrushed atmosphere of the Bali of years past. Balian village can also be reached by a 20 minute walk along the beach at low tide. The Cove is conveniently located for easy day trips to the Nirwana Golf Course, Ubud, stunning Mount Batukaru, Pupuan rice terraces, Medewi and the national marine park of Menjangan Island.
The Cove accommodates up to 13 people, comprising a 4-bedroom villa, plus a separate guest house with one bedroom and a cabana offering breathtaking sea views, including a walk-through grotto. The property maintains a cozy feel, however, it is spacious enough to provide each guest ample personal space at all times. The views from each area of the house are spectacular and ever-changing, depending on the room, the clouds or the intensity of the light. Whether it is relaxing in your own terrace or deck, swimming in the rock pool above the beach, walking through the coconut grove, watching the waves from the cabana, playing a tennis match barefoot on the grass court, lounging in the living room or enjoying a massage-there is always a place to go for private relaxation.
Each member of staff at The Cove is from the surrounding villages.
One chef, three housekeepers, three gardeners and night-time security guards make sure the Cove is run smoothly and that guests enjoy a hassle-free, peaceful holiday.
Kind, personable, and knowledgeable about Bali, the staff is at the heart of The Cove experience.
Cars & drivers, babysitters, a tennis pro, masseuses, beauticians, yogi,
and surf guides are available upon request.
Food & Beverage
The Chef at The Cove will prepare fresh and gourmet food every day, sourcing all ingredients locally. Indonesian specialties, fresh fish and seafood, Western and European dishes, meats and vegetables are all part of the established menu. Lobster, often caught right in front of the property, king prawns, Balinese suckling pig and other distinctive dishes can be prepared for special occasions or just for extra indulgence. Vegetarian, vegan, gluten free meals can easily be arranged.
Wines, beer and select spirits are available at The Cove, as well as soft drinks and juices, freshly squeezed from seasonal tropical fruit.
Wedding & Events
The stunning sunsets and beachfront deck, plus the unique natural grotto on the beach provide an unforgettable setting for weddings and special events. Intimate ceremonies can be staged on the beach, on the deck, or on the lawn in front of the main house. For larger gatherings, the grass tennis court area offers an expansive surface adaptable to different styles and ideas.
Catering can be arranged in-house, or can be outsourced to a favorite wedding planner, caterer or hotel.
The Cove has 4 bedrooms in the main house, plus a stand-alone, one-bedroom guest house near the pool. Each bedroom faces the ocean and has its own terrace or deck from which to experience the lovely views. The bedrooms are sized to be comfortable yet cozy, and each one has its own air conditioning unit and ceiling fan to ensure maximum comfort.
The Cove strives to bring the outdoor feel of Bali to all its living spaces, with wall-to wall doors, gorgeous views from every corner, and living areas that seamlessly transition from the inside to the outdoors. Alfresco dining, lounging areas, and a living room with comfortable sofas and a movie projector are some of the favorite spots to take full advantage of an experience at The Cove.
The 14-meter swimming pool, perched above the beach, is a favorite spot to take an invigorating swim or just to be lulled by the water and gentle swaying of coconut trees. The ample pool deck, complete with a sundowner bar seating eight is ideal for lounging and relaxing. The sunset cabana is perfectly positioned to fully enjoy the views of the beach and grotto, and to experience the kaleidoscope of colors offered by this natural setting.
The beach at The Cove is one of the most private in the island: guests can access it at any time, however, only at low tide is it possible for others to pass through. The beach features a walk-through grotto, a place of romance and adventure. Passing through will bring you to a landscape with extraordinary rock formations and exotic views, which can be followed all the way up to Balian beach with its famous surf waves and colorful bars and restaurants. To the left-hand side of The Cove lies another, longer beach, accessible at low tide, which is fantastic for walking, shell-seeking, and for exploring tidal pools.
Nestled amongst lush tropical gardens is the grass tennis court of The Cove. It is a regulation size tennis court, for the exclusive use of our guests. Of course, the court can be used also for badminton, volleyball, or other games for a grass pitch.
Overlooking the gorgeous emerald rice paddies of Bali, Villa Tangunttiti takes your breath away in seconds and as the sun sets over the island, the views become even more enchanting! This 5-bedroom villa makes an idyllic holiday retreat to unwind completely, surrounded by nature and peacefulness!...