NEW YORK, NY. (July 9, 2015) – Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve has announced that it will open its doors on September 5, 2015 in Bali’s spiritual and cultural heart of Ubud, and is currently accepting reservations.
The third property in the prestigious Ritz-Carlton Reserve portfolio, Mandapa will offer individually tailored spiritual, wellness, health and detox programs as well as activities to suit travelers of all ages, complimented by the fulltime personalized attention of a dedicated Patih or butler. Traditional yet contemporary Balinese interiors by Jeffrey Wilkes and renowned Asia-based DESIGNWILKES are designed to embrace the surrounding tropical landscape, featuring35 luxurious and spacious suites, 25 private pool villas, including a 3 bedroom pool villa – one of the largest villas in the area.
Mandapa will provide a sensory journey to wellness and nature, beautifully set where the lush jungle meets the Ayung River and temples stand majestic against a backdrop of rice terraces. As an ideal destination for the experience collector, Mandapa is designed to be a sanctuary to relax one's mind, body, and soul. Inspired by indigenous Balinese villages, the center of Mandapa will feature a traditional rice field, and allow guests to experience the deeply time-honored methods of planting, harvesting and tending this local culinary staple.
Secluded from the distractions of daily life, Mandapa Spa will allow guests to discover the peace of mind and body through holistic, comprehensive wellness and lifestyle programs based on six pillars – Balinese Spa, Detox & Nutrition, Alternative Therapy, Body Therapy, and Healing. Mandapa Spa will feature eight treatment rooms, four of which are for couples, and will utilize both ESPA and local products. The spa complex will also feature a state-of-the-art fitness center, sauna, river-front yoga studio, vitality-pool, and relaxation areas.
Named after the entrance to a traditional Hindu temple, Mandapa village will be home to four restaurants & lounges offering an array of authentic Indonesian cuisine, Mediterranean dining, and tailored health-conscious menus for wellness and detox programs, all incorporating the freshest local ingredients. Dining Beyond, an exclusive culinary journey, will allow guests the chance to dine in special and exclusive locations within the Reserve and feature a tailor-made menu for each guest experience.
Featuring an organic garden, farm, and an educational Kid’s Hut tucked away from the rest of the resort, Mandapa will offer an exclusive journey for the curious minds of young guests and will provide exciting nature-based educational activities for mini explorers.
For more information on Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve and reservations inquiries, please visit www.mandapareserve.com