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COMO Uma Canggu, Bali

On the midnight volcanic sands of Bali’s south coast, COMO Uma Canggu takes a pinch of minimalist Japanese chic and throws it into the fire of Canggu’s laidback surf scene. Expect visionary design, integrated indoor and outdoor spaces, penthouses with private pools, fresh fish crackling on the fire, and Tropicsurf adventures along the achingly cool Canggu coast.

Ideal for Couples and Families

Beachfront Location

Barefoot Luxury

Children's Facilities

Close to Surrounding Surf Breaks

Spa and Recreation Facilities

LOCATION

Canggu, Bali, Indonesia

GETTING THERE

AIRPORT – Ngurah Rai International Airport, Denpasar

TRANSFER – The welcoming aura of the COMO Uma Canggu can be found a mere 21 km from the airport. We can arrange a private transfer that will take you in air conditioned comfort to the resort.

 

 

IDEAL TIME OF YEAR

 

WEATHER – May to September

SURF SEASON – May to September

CLIMATE

Bali’s beautiful south coast captures the fiery spirit of the nearby equator. There is something overtly exotic about black volcanic sands, rolling surf, and splayed palms. The dry season is a firm favourite with the crowds, running from May to September with sizzling temperatures at 31 degrees Celsius. Between November and March, the rains fall with sporadic fervour, yet the air remains thick and humid.

“COMO Uma Canggu is a haiku of cool. In a land of ocean curves and boutique beach shack vibes, you can count on finding your Zen.”

QUICK FACTS

Family Rooms

Children Welcome

Kids Club

Beachfront Access

Complimentary Breakfast

GUEST SERVICES

Spa and Wellness Services

Laundry and Pressing Service

Gift Shop

Restaurant and Bar

Concierge Service

SURF SNAPSHOT

Direct Access to Waves

NEED TO KNOW

Complimentary Wi-Fi

FACILITIES

DINING

Fresh is the best, and COMO Uma Canggu proves this by making the most of Bali’s bountiful archipelago and open-air pantry gardens. The COMO Beach Club is one of those deliciously daring barefoot havens – where sophisticated surfers can be found sipping ice-cold beers and chowing down on modern dishes fired from the wood oven. Afterwards, the beach club bar boasts the hippest hangout – with swing chairs, international DJ’s, a killer cocktail list, and panoramic views of the ocean.

Guests on the run between surf sessions or those looking to detox will adore the glow juice bar. Grab a glorious action-packed juice in an array of rainbow colours or peruse the superfood salads.

POOLSIDE

An impressive 115 m lagoon pool curves its way around the ultra-luxe resort, ensuring that guests can step out of bed and into cool watery bliss. The surrounding sculpted lawn feels like cotton underfoot, and the rooms that open out onto the lagoon boast their own private wooden decks with steps leading into the gentle lapping waters. Those who prefer to start the day with laps will find the generous 25 m pool at the COMO Beach Club an excellent alternative.

SPA & WELLNESS

Sophisticated spa-goers will be in their element when they hear the words COMO Shambhala Retreat. Seeping into the bliss of COMO Uma Canggu, you can lose yourself in an expertly tailored program of modern science meets ancient eastern wisdom. Nurturing massages release tightly wound tensions, Javanese Royal Lulur Baths bring the warmth of spice to skin, and Pranayama breathing sessions will have you melting into the world around you without a worry. With eight discreet treatment rooms and divine treatments designed specifically for couples, beautiful wellness is as all part of the Bali experience.

ADULT TIME

With child-friendly daily activities and babysitting services, adults are free to dream and wander as they please. With supervised children’s entertainment and songs around the campfire, perhaps it’s time to order yourself another cocktail and count the stars hanging over the young and vibrant Canggu coast.

ACCOMMODATION

A choice of 52 rooms and suites bring cloudlike light and airy vibes drifting through COMO Uma Canggu. But the choice doesn’t stop there; a further collection of 55 surfside homes and 12 duplex penthouses come together to create nothing short of a vibing cool community around Canggu. Pick the dwelling of your dreams; whether you want calm and collected or floor to ceiling kingdoms with private butler service.

ROOMS

Draped in Egyptian white cotton, the Canggu Rooms are bright, breezy and effortlessly modern. Neutral colour palettes keep the mind clean and sensory touches of stone, ceramic and rattan connect you back to nature. Generous LED televisions, walk-in rainfall showers, air conditioning and a private bar, are the finishing touches to a tantalising stay. Studio Rooms come with added space for entertaining, and the Garden Patio Rooms take that Balinese feel one step further by offering outdoor shower spaces.

 

SUITES

The Batu Mejan Suite and Junior Suites bring together master bedrooms and spacious living areas. Stunning entertaining spaces are designed to bring people together, helped by the private bar and elegant dining room. Touches like the multimedia hub, gleaming LED television, and Nespresso machine lift the luxury up a notch. All suites are brimming with COMO Shambhala goodies, soft cotton bathrobes, and rainfall showers with separate tubs to keep you feeling harmonious and happy.

 

RESIDENCES

Choose from one or two-bed residences, perched on or off the lapping lagoon. Etched out to be a stylish home away from home, you are sure to fall in love with the cloud-like bedrooms to lose yourself in dreams, and stunning bathrooms adorned with freestanding tubs, jet spray tubs, and COMO Shambhala spa amenities. Yoga mats come in handy for making the most of the private wooden terrace that opens directly onto the flowing lagoon-like pool.

PENTHOUSES

The three-bedroom duplex penthouses are the star of the show in COMO Uma Canggu. The pleasure of having your own 10 m rooftop pool, decadently large balcony carved in a sweeping curved style to frame the ocean on your doorstep will leave you satiated every morning. Generous kitchenettes, lavish lounging spaces, and master suites are designed to help you float from room to room. A dedicated private butler service, sophisticated surround sound system and freestanding bathtub with jet spray features invites you to live the life of Riley.

HIGHLIGHTS

Little Wayfarers are more than welcome at COMO Uma Canggu. The gorgeous green gardens, oversized lagoon pool and soft sands on your doorstep provide endless space for tumbling, splashing and surfing. Dedicated child-friendly fun and campfire songs are always on the cards, and babysitting can be arranged for those adults-only nights out.

 

TRAVEL LIGHT

Cots come complimentary.

CHILDREN

Little Wayfarers can keep busy on the crashing shores of Canggu. The COMO Uma Canggu boasts a host of child-friendly fun at the Play by COMO – from mocktail making to batik painting, kids yoga sessions, and endless games. Aside from the kid’s club, brave Little Wayfarers can also take their first surf lesson and learn to catch their first ride with Tropicsurf school.

RECOMMENDED ROOMS

Those travelling with small children and families will find the two-bedroom residences a perfect choice. Having the freedom of your own home complete with kitchen and separate bedrooms delivers the gift of flexibility. From piecing together your own divine dinners to putting the kids down and enjoying an after-hours glass of wine on the terrace, life in Bali is better when you have the space to spread out.

FACILITIES

The Play by COMO space gifts hours of fun each day, especially as there is a strong emphasis on culturally inspired fun, energy-driven games, and a varying schedule of activities. No two days are the same.

Teenagers are going to be in their adrenaline-fuelled haven at COMO Uma Canggu. From biking trips around the edge of the Mount Batur crater to amazing waves that will leave you weak at the knees, Bali knows how to bliss you out no matter your age.

SWIMMING POOL

Although there is no dedicated kids pool, Little Wayfarers will enjoy hours of fun in either the resorts 115 m lagoon pool or 25 m beachfront pool at the COMO Beach Club.

MEALS

The COMO Beach Club brings laid back luxury to a whole new level. Whether travelling solo or with a team of Little Wayfarers, the welcome at supper time remains the same. Food is fresh, bright and delicious, and the chef is always happy to whip up some extra special dishes for small smiling faces.

HEALTH

Get in touch with your local Travel Doctor for up to date health information, precautions and travel advice for your destination, including information regarding clean drinking water.

DOCTOR DOCTOR

MEDICAL FACILITIES
24 hr medical facilities are located 55 minutes away at the BIMC hospital, which provides international standard medical care.

TRAVEL INSURANCE

Not compulsory

For peace of mind, we recommend travel insurance that includes medical evacuation.

THINGS THAT BITE

Mozzies can be found in paradise too.

Refer to the World Health Organisation or the US CDC for information on Mosquito-borne and other insect-borne diseases.

TOP THINGS TO WRITE HOME ABOUT

Surfing – Canggu is one of the drawing cards for young, hip and heady surfers looking to blend a horizontal lifestyle with impeccable waves. Canggu is full of friendly peaks, and Echo Beach knows how to throw out some of the best tubes on the west-coast. Combined with exceptional instruction from Tropicsurf, this is a surfers dream.

Bike Tours – Soak up the ancient vistas of beautiful Bali as you cycle through verdant rice paddies, striking small villages, and to historic temples where spring-waters bubble. COMO Uma Canggu can arrange inspired cycling tours of Tirta Empul and Mount Batur.

COMO Shambhala Retreat World famous, the COMO Shambhala takes the art of wellness to the next level. Specially curated spa treatments, healing therapies and signature essential oil blends set the scene for finding your personal sense of balance once more.

Cultural Charm – Personal purification ceremonies at historic temples, sightseeing at the majestic and mystical Tanah Lot, and tailored trips deep into the heart of Bali’s spiritual capital of Ubud – Indonesia’s favourite island blooms like a lotus flower in the palm of your hand.

THINGS TO DO AT COMO UMA CANGGU

PURIFICATION CEREMONY

At the ancient Tirta Empul Temple in Ubud, you can cleanse yourself in a once in a lifetime experience. The purification ceremony spans thousands of years, and a guide will be present every step of the way as you dress in traditional attire, present offerings, and embrace the ritual of holy water.

MOUNT BATUR CYCLE

Freewheel your way from the tip of the shadowy and spiritual Mount Batur crater all the way down into the village of Sebali. Feeling the warm wind against your skin and soaking up the jade green countryside is an enthralling way to experience Bali’s sacred mountain.

DREAM PROGRAM

Tropicsurf knows how to weave together wonderful surf programs that will take you out of your comfort zone and into new levels. From beginner sessions in the soft-lit lagoon to surfari sessions at razor-sharp reefs, let them piece together the perfect program.

SURFING

Canggu is the chill zone for laid back surfers. Echo Beach is one of the most notable spots in the area, boasting a powerful left hander. Expect offshore winds during the dry season (April to October) and greater crowds during peak surf season (June to August).

 

Surrounding Breaks

ECHO BEACH

Canggu’s Echo Beach is what put this Balinese stretch of coastline on the map. It is one of the most challenging breaks in Canggu. Ideal for intermediate to advanced surfers, Echo Beach is a left which breaks over a reef bottom and is considered one of the best tubes on Bali’s west coast.

OLD MAN’S

Old Man’s is named after the infamous hip bar perched on the sands. Contrary to it’s name, Old Man’s has some power and is another magnet for beginners looking for magic.

BATU BOLONG

Batu Bolong is one of the favored spots for beginners and long-boarders craving fat wide waves and a forgiving sand bottom.

BERAWA

Berawa consists of one long beach break with a couple of small scattered reefs.

 

 

LEARN TO SURF AT COMO UMA CANGGU WITH TROPICSURF

Tropicsurf school know how to piece together awesome programs that will get you right where you want to be when it comes to progress. Pick from daily surf safaris, trips to bolder breaks, or beginner and intermediate friendly sessions with small groups.

 

 

SURF SEASON

May to October

ABILITY LEVEL

Beginner to Advanced

CROWD FACTOR

High

MAXIMUM SURFERS

Unlimited

DOMINANT BREAK TYPE

Reef Break

Close to Surrounding Surf Breaks

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Transfers to Surrounding Breaks

Coaching & Guiding

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