An intimate hotel of only 60 villas and suites, Mandapa, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve features two swimming pools, a luxury spa and active excursions to awaken the soul. Specializing in intimate residential-styled meetings, board executive retreats, leisure focused incentives and private celebration, Mandapa promises an unforgettable encounter with this spirited land. To truly experience the magic, one must simply be willing.
Secluded from the distractions of daily life, a weekend retreat at Mandapa will help you to discover the peace of mind, body and soul that will reconnect, reenergize and reignite ideas. Mandapa experience is a sensory journey to wellness and nature, where lush jungle meets majestic Ayung River, rice terrace and temple. Further, suggested team building activities are listed in the table below.
TERRACOTTA MEETING PACKAGES
- Meeting room rental (half-day or full-day)
- Set up according to desired style and venue capacity
- Freshly brewed coffee and tea service, free flow throughout the meeting
- 1 x lunch set menu at Sawah Terrace (Indonesian or Western or Wellness Cuisine)
- Morning and/or afternoon refreshments (Indonesian or Western or Wellness Cuisine)
- Bottled water and mints
- Standard AV and meeting equipment (flipchart, paper and pen, whiteboard, duster, pens, LCD projector and screen)
- Complimentary WiFi connectivity
Visit Ubud Village and Monkey Forest
For thousands of years, Ubud has been the spiritual and cultural hub of Hindu Bali. Witness these, as you walk around visiting Ubud Palace, Saraswati Temple’s Lotus Pond, selfie time at Pura Gunung Lebah at Ubud’s famous Dutch bridge, Ubud Market and local Art Galleries. Your Patih can also arrange private appointment with Ubud many artists.
Learn how to make traditional Balinese dishes
Visit a local Luwak coffee farm, learn how to make traditional Balinese dishes, explore the richness of rice during a special Afternoon Tea or enjoy a relaxing meal along the river.
Conquer the longest river on the island, Ayung River on rafts
Conquer Ayung River (the island’s longest) in style with a raft ride on the relatively gentle water and a riverside dining experience prepared by your personal butler. Begin your hike up Mount Batur early and be rewarded with a breathtaking view from the top, along with a gourmet picnic prepared by our chef. Explore the verdant rice paddies, gently rolling hills and meandering pathways by bike, ATV, land cruiser or even elephant.
TIRTA EMPUL TEMPLE
Experience Tirta Empul Temple Holy Spring
Built in 926 AD, this iconic temple is famous for its purifying holy water, which attracts devotees, particularly during full and new moons, who come for blessings. Appointments for this once-in-a-lifetime experience can be arranged through your personal butler.
KECAK FIRE TRANCE DANCE
Learn Bali’s nocturnal and the endangered
This theatrical Balinese dance and drama, developed in the 1930s, brings together at least 100 men who tell stories through their movements, chants and voices.
Visit picture-perfect Jatiluwih Rice Terraces
Visit picture-perfect Jatiluwih Rice Terraces located in the region of Tabanan and among the most striking examples of terraced agriculture in the world. Arguably Bali's oldest and most complex example of the Subak rice terrace system of agriculture. Taman Ayun Temple an 18th century temple complex at Mengwi surrounded by a moat.
Explore the real Balinese temples
Detailed description - "show details": Goa Gajah (Elephant Cave), built in the 9th century as a sanctuary - At the façade of the cave is a relief of various menacing creatures and demons carved right into the rock at the cave entrance. The primary figure was once thought to be an elephant, hence the nickname Elephant Cave.
Penglipuran Village is a traditional ‘old Bali village’ located 700m above sea level with its own unique characteristic life, social and culture. It is located in Kubu Village , Bangli. Kings and royals alike, used to frequent this village as a way to refresh and entertainment.
Pura Besakih (Mother Temple of Besakih) in the village of Besakih on the slopes of Mount Agung in eastern Bali, Indonesia, is the most important, the largest and holiest temple of Hindu religion in Bali. Perched nearly 1000 meters up the side of Gunung Agung, it is an extensive complex of 23 separate but related temples with the largest and most important being Pura Penataran Agung. This is built on 6 levels, terraced up the slope. The entrance is an imposing Candi Bentar (split gateway – inspiring the entrance of Mandapa), and beyond it the even more impressive Kori Agung is the gateway to the second courtyard.