Pool and GardenView to the Sea
Villa Wiljoba - Canggu/Nelayan Beach Luxury
Hosted by Tom And Rene
Tom And Rene is the host.
16 guests
9 bedrooms
11 beds
8 baths
16 guests
9 bedrooms
11 beds
8 baths
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Villa Wiljoba is lovely spacious 6 (+3) bedroom that is perfect for large families or groups of friends, special events, or corporate retreats.

The villa enjoys a great secluded location, just a few minutes walk from Nelayan beach, but is just a couple of minutes drive from the bars, shops and restaurants of Batu Bolong.

Fully serviced, and fully equipped and with large bedrooms all with satellite TV and fibre optic internet, Villa Wiljoba is just a great villa for business & family

The space

Built as a private home, no expense has been spared in the construction of this sparkling contemporary villa. Elegant living and dining spaces lead out to a wide terrace with an outdoor bar and dining area, overlooking a sparkling pool and landscaped gardens.

The bedrooms and an indoor entertainment room are located on the upper levels of the villa, offering views across Canggu and to the sea.

The master suite is a spacious and stylish room, with its own private verandah, features a king-sized bed, a walk in dressing room and en-suite bathroom with a bath and separate shower. Complete with beautiful amenities, the suite offers comfort, privacy and space to relax.

An adjoining twin room can be used for adults, or offers parents the comfort of knowing their kids are close, while still maintaining separate rooms. Two single beds, a verandah reached through sliding doors, which can be securely locked, and a separate en-suite bathroom complete the private quarters.

Two more guest rooms are also located on this level. Luxuriously furnished with king-sized beds and stylish, spacious en-suite bathrooms, the guest rooms each also lead out to a private terrace overlooking the pool and gardens, offering sea views and space to relax and enjoy the ocean breeze.

A family entertainment room on this level offers an air-conditioned play room with a large flat screen TV, comfortable sofas, a pool table, wet bar and guest bathroom. Sliding doors lead out to a small outdoor smoking area and verandah.

A large tiled pool is surrounded by sun lounges and overlooked by a large bale surrounded by cushion in vibrant greens. A small children’s pool has been created off the main pool and overlooked from the wet bar and the bale. Landscaped gardens explode with colour and vibrant greens providing the perfect backdrop for effortless entertaining with a compliment of staff to prepare meals to order, drinks and canapés.

For those who like to keep fit, the villa features a dedicated gym with two state-of-the-art Life Fitness machines overlooking the pool and gardens. Sliding doors can be opened or closed (with aircon) and a flat screen TV is mounted on the wall to allow guests to tune in or tune out.

Travelling with children need not be stressful. At Villa Wijoba kids of all ages are welcome and catered for. With a twin room located off the master suite to keep younger children close to spacious guest suites for older children, the staff will make children welcome and ensure they are entertained.

Dedicated entertainment areas mean that kids can happily entertain themselves with a range of games and DVDs as well as the pool and gardens. A pool fence can be hired if safety for younger children is an issue and a beautifully landscaped children’s pool is the perfect place for toddlers to get wet and have fun.

Rate is inclusive of taxes, and also includes unlimited tea, coffee and water throughout the stay, and the exclusive use of the villa facilities and the services of the dedicated staff including a cook, housekeeper and general manager who also can help you in arranging trips, tours, massages or anything else that you need.

We can also provide a full breakfast with fresh juice and fresh fruits, wholemeal and white toast, and jams and spreads ((including home favorites such as Marmite and Nutella), a selection of cereals, and a choice of eggs and bacon or pancakes or Asian breakfast (fried rice / fried noodles). There is however an additional charge to cover the cost of groceries, which is discounted to£3.50/guest or £2.00/child under 10 if you pay prior to arrival at the villa.

Villa Wiljoba is fully catered with food and drinks all provided, with a great in-villa chef who can prepare a range of dishes at great value at just the cost of groceries plus a 20% villa charge

For business groups we have large flat screen TVs that are able to be hooked up to a laptop for presentations, and the breakfast bar is good for meetings with pop-up power points, and provides a separate area away from the dining area. Buffet style meals can be provided by our in-villa chef, with a great selection of Balinese, Indonesian and Western meals available. Please contact us for more details.

Guest access

Guests have full unrestricted access to all the main areas of the Villa Wiljoba, including the gym and games room, pool and garden, outdoor and indoor living and dining areas, and the kitchen areas. Guests also have full access to the bedrooms they have booked, however other bedrooms will be locked, and also the separate staff quarters are for staff only.

Interaction with guests

Our team at Kid Friendly Villas/Secluded Bali Villas will handle all aspects of your booking, and once you arrive at Villa Wiljoba our great professional staff will look after you from the moment you arrive, and answer any questions you may have, and sort out anything that you need.

Other things to note

Our rate is for up to 8 persons in 5 bedrooms. Extra Persons above this will be charged at £40/person (children below 10 though are just £20).

Where there are 10 persons or less, but guests require more than 5 bedrooms, then there is an extra charge of £40/additional bedroom above the standard 5 bedrooms to cover the extra costs for aircon, laundry etc.

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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 king bed
Bedroom 4
1 king bed
Bedroom 5
1 king bed
Bedroom 6
1 king bed
Bedroom 7
1 sofa bed
Bedroom 8
1 sofa bed
Bedroom 9
1 sofa bed, 2 floor mattresses

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Check in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with doorman

- Damage: We do not ask for a damage deposit from guests, however where breakages or damage occur at the villa due to the action of guests, accidental or otherwise, then we ask that you please report them to the villa manager so that we can rectify the damage as soon as possible and we do reserve the right to add the cost of replacement or repair of the item to the bill of the guest upon check out.
- Smoking: We have a strict no smoking policy at all of our villas. This is not only because many of our guests are non-smokers, but also because our villas contain many soft furnishings and have wood and rattan roofing that are highly flammable, and so smoking inside provides a significant fire risk. If you wish to smoke then we do allow smoking in the outside areas of the villa and provide ashtrays if required.
- Maximum Number of Guests: Only the number of guests agreed during the booking process shall be allowed to stay overnight at the villa, unless an additional fee is paid as above. Additional guests are however able to visit during the day, provided that the maximum number of guests normally accommodated by the villa is not exceeded. Where there is a requirement for more than the maximum number of guests to visit the villa during the day (for example for wedding or other party) then normally that can be arranged provided that prior permission has been given by the Owner. The owner and staff at the villa however reserve the right to turn away guests from the villa if the above limits and permissions are not complied with.
- Extra Guests: Up to 10 guests in up to 5 bedrooms are included in the standard rate. There is a charge for extra guests and for extra rooms of £30/night to cover our costs for extra food, bedding, laundry, air conditioning etc.
- Travel Insurance: We strongly recommend that you take out a comprehensive travel insurance at the time of booking, to protect you and all those accompanying you for the duration of your stay against travel delays illness, injury, death, loss of baggage and personal items, cancellation and other travel contingencies. In particular we recommend that you ensure where possible that such travel insurance covers you for cancellation or additional costs in the event of travel delays (for example guests have in recent years been unable to fly to or from Bali because of nearby volcanic eruptions causing the airport to be closed) and in particular covers serious illness, injury or death of immediate family members, including those not travelling as part of your holiday.


Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Safety card
Fire extinguisher

The minimum night stay for this listing varies.

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Raewyn User Profile
July 2017
The villa is really lovely and we did really enjoy our time here. We were not picked up at the airport as arranged and had some issues getting breakfast on time, sometimes having to leave without breakfast being completed for tours. This was despite writing everything down the night before. Staff were not very proactive. Every morning we had to ask for salt & pepper & coffee, butter etc. Despite this it was never provided until asked for. The area is fabulous, and we will certainly stay in Canggu again.
Tom And Rene User Profile
Response from Tom And Rene:
Hi Raewyn, Thank you for your lovely review about Villa Wiljoba and I'm glad that you have lovely time stay at the villa hence all the inconvenience cause that you having at the villa. And on behalf of Secluded Bali Villas/Kids Friendly Villas, I would like to apologize about the inconvenience cause and misunderstanding about the airport pick up, breakfast time and the breakfast stuff. I will speaking with their Villa Manager again regarding this matter, so that they can remind the staff to be more care and pay attention to the small details. Thank you and hopefully we can welcome you back at the same villas with better service next time. Wish you all the best.
July 2017

Ian User Profile
October 2017
This villa just the same like the picture. It is only 5 mins walk way from the beach and its really a perfect place to stay in Canggu, especially a big group like us. We have 14 people, all the 7 rooms are very clean and functional. All of us were like this villa very much. Thanks Arsti and her crew, they are very professional and helped a lot. Thanks Rene and Tin, they solved a lot problem before check in also. Thanks all of you, we have had a wonderful wedding and journey.

Tatsuya User Profile
September 2017
I like all of on-site staff at this villa. They are really kind and makes guest feel happy. A location is a little far from airport. But this Villa is near sea and quiet area. I would like to recommend this villa to all of people come to Bali.

Gavin User Profile
July 2017
The villa is fantastic for large groups. The staff are warm and friendly and do a great job of house keeping, and generally making our stay a memorable experience . Highly recommended!
Tom And Rene User Profile
Response from Tom And Rene:
Hi Gavin, thank you so much for lovely review about your stay at Villa Wiljoba and glad to hear that you have a wonderful time stay at the villa and happy that the staff treated you well too and made your stay enjoyable and the standard of the villa meet your satisfaction. Hope we could welcome you back to Villa Wiljoba someday or at one of our other villas in Bali. Until then take care and wish you all the best.
July 2017

King User Profile
June 2017
This is definitely a great villa to stay in Bali. Everything is much better than I have expected. The beach is very near and the transportation is convenient as well.

Christian User Profile
June 2017
Villa Wiljoba was proved a very pleasant stay. Very spacious with all the general facilities one generally needs or wants. The location was secluded enough that we can find peace and quiet but was Central enough in Canggu that moving about was easy. The staff's assistance in getting hire scooters helped in this regard. The check-in and check-out process was very easy and the staff were great and very helpful throughout the stay. Nothing was negative or outside expectations and overall we found Wiljoba of solid value.
Tom And Rene User Profile
Response from Tom And Rene:
Hi Christian, Thank you so much for glowing review about your stay at Villa Wiljoba and I'm glad to hear that you have pleasant stay and liking the standard of the villa and the service that you received from the staff. We are trying to do our best to make all our guests stay enjoyable and comfortable far from hassle as much as possible so they have a memorable holiday in Bali especially when they stay at our villa. And I'm happy to hear that you have great time too. Hope we can welcome you again someday with the same quality service and standard. Thank you and wish you all the best.
June 2017

Nick User Profile
June 2017
Our stay at Villa Wiljoba has been fantastic! First, the communication upfront was overly smooth, helpful and helped preparing our stay a great day. Once we arrived, we were most impressed by the proactive and caring service of all staff amd enjoyed our days in the villa to the meximum. The level of service surpassed our expectations tremendously and we are very much looking forward to our next stay! Thank you all so very much!

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Our names are Rene and Tom, and although originally from Indonesia and the UK respectively we have lived all around the world as far afield as Azerbaijan and Malaysia. In July 2008 Tom gave up the corporate life and we settled in Bali. Unfortunately it was spectacularly bad timing to try and set up a new life as the Financial Crisis hit, and so we went back on the expatriate road again, this time to Bangkok in Thailand.

In 2012 we tried again, and this time we were successful in getting out of the corporate rat race and so we now manage our own 4 villas full time, as well as 3 other great villas of friends - so this is now our life!

Both of us love Bali and have made several trips together here over the years. Tom is a fanatical diver which drew us first to East Bali, where we decided to buy our first villa close to Candidasa and directly on a white sand beach with a great reef directly offshore that was perfect for snorkeling. We named it Villa Talia Vashti after our little daughter (Talia Vashti).

In 2007 we were blessed with a second daughter, who we named Kalisha. We realised we were in trouble now though as she was bound to be jealous that her sister had a villa and she did not. Many years ago we stayed at a villa in Ubud called Villa Uma which we had absolutely loved. Rene had always wanted a place up in the mountains where the temperatures were pleasant and cool all day, but she also wanted to be close enough to Ubud to be able to enjoy the restaurants and attractions of the area. Villa Uma was perfect, so we called up the owner to see if he was willing to sell, and as is the case when you feel fate is on your side he actually had the villa on sale. The villa though was in a bad state of repair, and while the previous owner while had a great feel for aesthetics, he lacked a little something when it came to practicality with the result that the villa had no staff quarters, no storage and the roof and deck were falling apart.

We decided to buy it anyway, and then committed to a major renovation. We replaced all the decking by the pool (which had rotted away) and extended the swimming pool to make it a genuine infinity pool. We took away the old wooden railings and replaced them with safety glass so that you could now lie down anywhere in the villa and still have uninterrupted views of the jungle (and it was also safer for kids). We also built an entirely new staff quarters and storage area to the back of the villa. Having started all this work, we realised that the villa itself looked a little old and tired, so we replaced all the bathrooms, installed a new and properly fitted and functioning guest kitchen, and renovated and repainted the entire villa from top to bottom. This would be a major task for any villa, but for Villa Kalisha every single thing we needed for the renovation had to be carried by hand along the path to the villa, and similarly rubble and waste had to be carried back again.

Finally 6 months later, the villa was finally finished and we renamed it Villa Kalisha to avoid any sibling arguments later in life.

In early 2008 we moved to Bali full time, and bought a great villa in Seminyak that was close to everything - this time to live in ourselves. When we left Bali in late 2009 to go to live in Bangkok, we renamed our home Villa Rene (after my wife) and rented it out with our other villas. We always loved Villa Rene, and it is still my wife's favourite villa, but even we were surprised on how many enquiries we received.

Finally the kids said that Daddy needed to have a villa as well. With the money from the corporate job in Thailand, and with income coming in from the other villas, we were able to another villa. We wanted a villa that was totally different again from our other villas, and so this time we chose a villa at the top of probably the highest hill on the Bukit, close to Jimbaran and with spectacular views out over the cliffs. We named the villa "Villa Leana" which is our daughter Kalisha's 2nd name, although the kids still call it "Daddy's Villa".

We still find it hard to believe that we could end up owning one amazing villa in Bali, let alone four and so we often have to pinch ourselves to believe that these are really our villas when we stay at them with our little daughters, which we try and do whenever we can. In any case we think they are all really special places and we hope that get as much enjoyment from our villas as we do.

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