So you have decided to go for a holiday in Bali and wish to rent a villa as your place to stay. At first it might seem an easy thing to do. Yet among hundreds of villa to rent in Bali, which spread around the most popular area of Seminyak, Ubud, Canggu, Sanur and Umalas, you surely will have to be careful with your choice and make sure that the villa meets your expectations. Here are some tips on renting a villa in Bali.
Make sure you see as many villa pictures as possible so that you can get a clear idea about how your villa to rent in Bali looks like. Pay more attention to various rooms and space in the villa such as the living and dining area, the kitchen and the bedrooms. You also need to know the layout of the rooms in the villa. Some villas for example, have bedrooms located separately in guest pavilions so if you go with your children this kind of layout might not suitable for you since you will sleep separately from your children.
Find some information about the staff members of the villa. Will someone be available in case something happens such as an electric problem or if an item in the kitchen or in the bedroom does not work properly. Also find out about the security, is there any security guard because many of the villas to rent in Bali are located privately so security plays a very important role.
Before browsing around to find a villa to rent in Bali, you also need to know things which are really important for you so that you can ignore any villas that do not meet your criteria. For example, if you want a villa with a sea view then a villa located in Seminyak is perfect for you. If you want a quieter location with beautiful views of rice fields then a villa located in Ubud can surely fulfill your desire.
You might also want to consider the distance from the villa to some interesting spots that you plan to visit. For example, if you want to have the experience of enjoying the most happening spots in the heart of Seminyak area then try to find a villa located close to Oberoi Street, a well-known street in Seminyak Bali. In addition, the distance between the villa and Ngurah Rai Bali International Airport may also be taken into your consideration.
Make sure your villa to rent in Bali has everything that you think is essential for you. This might include some basic kitchen appliances such as a microwave, entertainment equipment such as a television and a DVD player and connection for communication such as Wi-Fi internet access and mobile phone reception.
Last but not least, check the total price that you have to pay for a villa to rent in Bali. There are services that are already included in the price but most villas also offer additional services based on request and they may charge you extra. Such services are for example in-villa massages and baby sitting. Therefore do not hesitate to ask whether certain services are included or excluded.