Alila Manggis is within the realms of Karangasem, close to the village of Candidasa, this is the heart of the unspoiled Bali making for a traditional cultural experience combined with the commodities of a luxury resort. Another amazing alternative retreats, The Alila Manggis is situated in a small eastern fishing village hidden well away from the crowded areas in the real Bali this sanctuary is seeming with Balinese culture between the sleepy coastline of black and white sands guarded by beautiful reefs and the sacred towering Mount Agung. Here the views of Bali are both breathtaking and unbeatable anywhere else on the island.
Alila Hotel Manggis in Candidasa sets in a perfect base to explore the original Bali and discover the magic of the island that has been attracting tourists to this day. The friendly locals greet guests warmly and are happy to leave their traditional work for a moment to talk or help, this may be salt making, cultivating rice, basket weaving, fishing or producing the famous Ikat textiles. Being surrounded by this serine activity and beautiful nature is a real breath of fresh air.
Alila Manggis has again succeeded to merge traditional Balinese styling with modern functional creativity to present a sanctuary for wellbeing. Alila Hotel Manggis features 54 room pavilion style complex creates a more personal feel where the staff is able to focus more on the guests’ needs and specialize in dynamic services. All rooms at Alila Hotel Manggis have an ocean view of maximized panorama with day beds and chill out areas. The 2 suites on the top floor closest to the shore have an outdoor eating area and full spacious decorated facilities
The swimming pool is a unique inverted pyramid, providing a deep center and shallow edges, this centerpiece is surrounded by beautiful gardens and swaying palms. A broad range of treatments at the new Alila Spa Manggis includes Bales beneath the Pandan forest entrance and the 2 new sea facing spa bales. The concierge can be taken advantage of to book excursions and activities from whitewater rafting to deep sea fishing. Other activities at Alila Hotel Manggis include snorkeling and diving the surrounding world-class reefs, wave skis, trekking the endless paths through paradise or taking to the high standard mountain bikes for hire.
Dining in the traditional pavilion style sea salt restaurant the food is positively exquisite in Alila Manggis. The contemporary menu includes world dishes and Balinese and Indonesian favorites. The secrets of this glorious kitchen can be unraveled at the cooking courses held in the restaurant, an exclusive and beneficial services for the many lovers of the local foods, from Sambals to Satay. In essence a beautiful luxury resort in the heart of traditional Bali.
Alila Hotel Manggis is perfect for an alternative holiday seaming with real culture from a cozy base and not all that far from the action if you were to feel the need. Other facilities include Alila Living shop, complimentary transfer service to Candi Dasa and Tenganan Village, 24-hour room service, safe deposit boxes, laundry service, cooking School and security guard.