Located on the southern tip of Bali right along the coast, Nusa Dua is known best for its luxurious resorts and stunning beaches. It’s a beautiful place to visit, especially if you love swimming and other water sports like kayaking and snorkeling.
Here, we’ve picked out the best Nusa Dua villas. While we try to stick to choosing mid-range villas, most of the villas in Nusa Dua are on the more luxurious end. Since we’re also firm believers that it’s a must to enjoy some of the finer things in life once in a while, if you have the means, go ahead and splurge on one of the incredible villas in Nusa Dua we’ve listed below!
Quick Answer: Best Nusa Dua Villas
Mid-Range Nusa Dua Villas
- Sekar Nusa Villas (starts from $57 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
- Terrace Bali Villa (starts from $72 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
- Nusa Dua Retreat Boutique Villa Resort and Spa (starts from $91 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
- Villa Nusa (starts from $92 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
- Tjendana Villas Nusa Dua (starts from $151 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
Luxury Nusa Dua Villas
- The Shanti Residence (starts from $201 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
- Awarta Nusa Dua Luxury Villas and Spa (starts from $229 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
- Villa DK – Bali (starts from $238 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
- Vinila Villas by Karaniya Experience (starts from $304 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
- Amarterra Villas Bali Nusa Dua (starts from $371 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
- Kayumanis Nusa Dua Private Villa & Spa (starts from $402 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
- The Bale (starts from $433 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
- Samabe Bali Villas (starts from $759 per night): Booking.com | Agoda
Why Stay in Nusa Dua
Often overlooked by travelers, Nusa Dua is an excellent Bali neighborhood to stay in.
While it may not be as hip as Seminyak or as happening as Kuta, Nusa Dua has its own charms. It is mostly known as the home to Bali’s famed five-star resorts which promise untold luxury and relaxation. But beyond that. Nusa Dua is great for beach lovers, those looking for an active holiday, or anyone who wants a slice of peace and relaxation.
Geger beach, with its warm waters and white sand, is a must-visit for any beach lover. Water sports lovers can enjoy swimming, snorkeling, and other water activities at the beaches in Nusa Dua. Want to get out of the sun for a bit? The famed Bali Collection shopping mall is a shopper’s haven which features a mix of international and Balinese brands.
When the sun sets, enjoy a cocktail (or two… or three!) at one of the beachside or resort bars. You’ll also find a plethora of dining options within the resort complexes, and can indulge in a wide range of cuisine.
While accommodations in Nusa Dua are generally quite high-end, there are some affordable villas with a mid-range price tag. But if you’re ready for a splurge, you can’t go wrong with a luxury villa in Nusa Dua!
Best Mid-Range Villas in Nusa Dua
Room Type: One-bedroom villa with jacuzzi or private pool | Two-bedroom villa with private pool
Location: 12-minute walk from Geger Beach
Price Range: $57-$111 a night
Sekar Nusa Villas is set on a hill overlooking the ocean. No matter where you are in the villas, you’ll find incredible views.
Offering one-bedroom and two-bedroom villas, there’s something for everyone, whether you’re solo, a couple, or a group traveling together. The villas are designed with a touch of the local style, while still being modern and well-furnished.
Most of the villas have private pools, but there is also a larger shared pool on the compound that is pretty incredible. Definitely worth it for the cost!
Room Type: One-bedroom | Two-bedroom villa with private pool
Location: 1 mile from Nusa Dua Beach
Price Range: $72-140 per night
Terrace Bali Villa will feel like your home away from home.
With a one-bedroom and two-bedroom villa on the property, these villas have a cute, beachy vibe without like a hostel. The decor is bright and cheerful and the villa provides all the amenities you need for a comfortable stay including a fully-equipped kitchen.
For ultimate relaxation, head outdoors to the little garden and private pool. The private pool is surrounded by plant life and greenery, including picturesque vines hanging above the doors to the villas. It feels like having your own little jungle oasis!
Its location just one mile from Nusa Dua beach makes the coast easily accessible while still maintaining some privacy and quiet.
Room Type: One-bedroom villa | Deluxe one-bedroom villa with private pool
Location: 5-minute drive from Kutuh Beach
Price Range: $91-122 a night
For a premium experience without a steep price tag, come to Nusa Dua Retreat Boutique Villa Resort and Spa. Nestled in the lush hillside of Nunamkhalu, this property offers a tranquil experience for those looking to get away from their busy lives.
These villas are about as luxurious as they come. All the rooms are spacious and beautifully furnished, with living spaces looking more like Victorian parlors than beachside villas. Everything from the bedding to the furnishing is designed to make your stay as comfortable as possible.
You’ll also have your own pool where you can swim and relax in privacy.
All that for only $91 per night — that’s pretty impressive!
Room Type: Two-bedroom villa with private pool
Location: 10-minute drive from Nusa Dua beach, 20-minute drive from Jimbaran
Price Range: $92 per night
A quiet little spot set back from the town, Villa Nusa is charming and secluded.
This two-bedroom villa has a large and comfortable living room, with a dining area alongside it. Bright colors and quirky design give it more of a casual vibe than a lot of the other villas on this list, which gives it its own special charm.
For some fresh air and sunshine, head to the outdoor seating area or jump into your private pool. Set in a quaint garden, the pool is great for relaxing.
Guests love the seclusion of this villa and compliment the staff on their warm service (reviews say they cook an amazing pancake breakfast!).
For $92 per night for a two-bedroom villa, Villa Nusa is hard to beat! It’s the perfect spot to call home during your stay in Bali.
Tjendana Villas Nusa Dua (starts from $151 per night)
Room Type: One-bedroom | Two-bedroom villas with private pools
Location: 10-minute drive from Nusa Dua beach
Price Range: $151-220 per night
If you’re seeking a villa that’s more modern in style, check out Tjendana Villas Nusa Dua.
Clean lines, blocks of color, and functional furniture: these villas are pleasing to the eye. The rooms are decorated in bright but not overpowering colors, adding just the right amount of vibrancy. The interiors are sleek and well-furnished, too.
The open kitchen leads to a small dining area and the pool. The perfect spot for a leisurely meal!
The private pools are on the smaller side, but there is also a shared pool outside near the bar that’s more spacious. The bar and lounge area is great and offers both indoor and outdoor seating so you can enjoy a cocktail in rain or shine.
Editor’s Note: Looking for things to do in Nusa Dua? Check out our complete guide!
We've scoured the internet for the best ALL-AROUND travel shoe and Tropicfeel wins by far. We've taken ours through rivers, jungles, and cities and they're still alive and kickin'. Check them out below.
Best Luxury Nusa Dua Villas
Room Type: Suites | Private villas
Location: 1.5 miles from Pandawa Beach
Price Range: $201-2,722 per night
If you have a taste for luxury and the good life, The Shanti Residence should be one of your top Nusa Dua picks.
A stay here is like living the celebrity life in your own luxury home. Marble-tiled jacuzzi tubs, infinity pools with ocean views, four-poster beds and high ceilings all come together for a truly high-end experience. A restaurant and fitness center are available on-site as well.
The accommodations range from a suite suitable for a solo traveler or a couple to a seven-bedroom villa that would be perfect for the dream bachelorette getaway. The suites and villas in this property are some of the most expensive on our list for a reason — they’re incredible. If you can splurge on the extra cost, it’s absolutely worth it.
Room Type: Suites | One-bedroom | Two-bedroom | Three-bedroom villas with private pools
Location: 10-minute walk from Nusa Dua Beach
Price Range: $229-$1,297 per night
Awarta Nusa Dua Luxury Villas and Spa offers a mix of accommodation: suites and villas. While their suites are lovely, their villas are a true luxury experience in Nusa Dua.
These villas are just the right balance of traditional and luxurious. They maintain the charm of the local Balinese style while having all the amenities and stylings of a five-star resort. Designed with a tropical wooden look, the villas are well-appointed. The living and dining areas open up to the large sundeck and outdoor pool.
There is a spa and restaurant on-site that are highly rated, and the beach is just a short jaunt away. These villas are on the pricier side, but if you can afford it, you won’t be disappointed with your choice.
Room Type: Three-bedroom villa
Location: 2 miles from Geger beach
Price Range: $228-$359 per night
Traveling to Bali in a group? This is a perfect spot to stay if you’re traveling with family or friends. Up to six people can stay in this spacious and comfortable villa.
Designed in an appealing mix of modern and Balinese style, this multi-storey villa has everything you need for a comfortable stay. On top of the three bedrooms, you have large living and dining areas, as well as a fully-equipped kitchen.
The pool area is spacious, with sunbeds and a small pavilion with a day lounge. After a relaxing day, chill out in your rooftop area and take in the stunning sunset.
There is a tennis court on-site, and bicycles are available for rent to explore the local area. While it’s set back from the beach a bit, the villa is still close enough for easy access, and its location means a quieter and more secluded spot for your stay.
Vinila Villas by Karaniya Experience (starts from $304 per night)
Room Type: One-bedroom | Two-bedroom | Three-bedroom | Four-bedroom villas with private pools
Location: 1 mile from Geger beach
Price Range: $262-$774 per night
If a modern-style luxury villa is what you’re looking for, check out Vinila Villas.
Located not too far from Geger beach, these villas feel more like modern luxury homes than Balinese villas. The two-story structures feature outdoor private pools as well as a private sun deck with lounge chairs. The interiors are elegant and tasteful, with plenty of open spaces.
This facility is pretty new, so everything is still in excellent condition. And with so much space and privacy, you’ll be so comfortable and relaxed that you’ll never want to leave.
Room Type: One-bedroom | Two-bedroom villa with private pools
Location: 3-minute walk to Nusa Dua Beach
Price Range: $371-$793 per night
Here’s another fantastic luxury villa in Nusa Dua. Situated right off Nusa Dua beach, stay at Amarterra Villas Bali Nusa Dua, a secluded haven which is beautiful and quiet while still conveniently located on the coast.
Modern with a touch of Balinese design, these villas are designed for a lush experience. Aside from the well-decorated and comfortable bedroom, you have a spacious outdoor seating and dining area that opens up to your private pool. Perfect for leisurely meals and just hanging out in your villa!
To add to the appeal, the grounds are absolutely beautiful. Pools and water features meander through lush greenery in this little tropical paradise that’s right by the beach.
If you’re looking for a memorable, indulgent Bali experience, this is definitely a villa to consider.
Room Type: One-bedroom | Two-bedroom | Three-bedroom villas with private pools
Location: On Nusa Dua beach
Price Range: $402-$1,167 a night
Get ready for an upscale, luxurious experience at Kayumanis Nusa Dua Private Villa & Spa!
This is one of the most luxurious villas in the area, and while it’s also one of the most expensive, it is pretty amazing. These villas are right on the water and even boast a private section of Nusa Dua beach just for guests.
While the villas aren’t the most spacious you’ll find, they’re definitely some of the nicest. The furnishings are high quality and comfortable, and the villa is designed in a tasteful manner. You’ll also love the large private pool and sun deck, perfect for relaxing days in the sunshine.
Staying here for a couple of days will have you feeling like royalty.
Room Type: One-bedroom pavilion | One-bedroom villa | Two-bedroom pavilion
Location: 6-minute walk from Geger beach
Price Range: $433-$957 per night
Want a serene getaway in Nusa Dua? The Bale prides itself on being an adults-only luxury resort.
And it definitely does have luxury down! The rooms are minimally decorated but beautiful and warmly lit. The bathrooms have big freestanding tubs and stone tiling. Our favorite part of the villas here is the poolside pavilion, where you can while the day away on the daybed.
There is also a spa on-site so you can get pampered without even having to leave your villa. You can also enjoy their private yoga rooms and quiet library.
On top of the private pool in your villa, there’s also a pretty large shared pool, but the best part is that the beach is super close by.
For a quiet, adults-only escape, The Bale can’t be beat!
Room Type: One-bedroom villa | Two-bedroom villa with private pool
Location: On the beach, 15-minute drive from Nusa Dua Beach
Price Range: $759-$1,1516 per night
You really can’t get closer to the beach than these villas!
The utmost luxury and service, Samabe Bali Villas offer a truly amazing experience. The resort itself is well-designed, with luxury in mind. The villas are huge and come with every amenity you could hope for. Plus, you get a private terrace with an infinity pool that overlooks the ocean to add to an already high-end experience.
Special benefits at the resort include a personalized 24-hour butler service, a free flow of non-alcoholic beverages, and a daily serving of fruits and ice-cream.
There is a gourmet restaurant on-site, as well as a fitness center and spa. Guests can participate in yoga classes, or try their luck at water sports like windsurfing, kayaking, and snorkeling.
For a luxury villa with easy access to the beach, Samabe Bali Villas should be your top choice.
More Villas in Bali
Looking for more options on the best Bali villas?
Here are a few of our other villa articles in different areas and categories. Hopefully, this will help you find an awesome place to stay while in Bali!
- Best Bali Villas for Under $100
- Best Private Pool Villas in Bali
- Best Family Villas
- Best Seminyak Villas
- Best Ubud Villas
- Best Uluwatu Villas
- Best Canggu Villas
Heading to Indonesia? Check out a few of our best articles!
- Indonesia Bucket List
- What to Eat in Indonesia
- Best Scuba Diving in Indonesia: Dive Sites You Can’t Miss