Situated a top the Bukit in Jimbaran, Villa PoPo, is a picture of elegance and tranquility.

The villa is located at the Tanah Bali compound which is home to eleven beautiful villas, many of which are permanent homes to some of Bali's most affluent residents. Temperatures at Villa PoPo tend to be much more enjoyable than Kuta or Seminyak, a good 5 degrees Celsius less at times. While being on the highest point in southern Bali insures gentle breezes and a more tranquil experience, not to mention one of the best views in Bali. Also, a 24 hour securtiy service patrols and maintains perimeter security at the compound.

Our friendly staff and driver can arrange travel plans for you on the island, including trips into Kuta, Seminyak or short tours and beyond for shopping, golfing, ceremonies and spa treatments. Most of our guests prefer to take advantage of Villa PoPo Bali as a rejuvenating retreat away from the tourist oriented centers, which when required are only within 25 minutes drive from the villa. The choice is yours! An air-conditioned car & driver is provided for your personal use during your stay at Villa PoPo Bali so the beaches, shops and restaurants are never far away.

We can recommend an abundance of excellent restaurants in the Kuta, Legian & Seminyak areas that are only a short drive away. Your driver can drop you off then return to pick you up and escort you back to the villa so there is no need to worry about drinking and driving. On call massage and spa therapists can be arranged to come to the villa to provide treatments in the privacy of either your room or the poolside. Our Villa staff are receptive to personal preferences from guests and endeavor to make your stay at Villa PoPo Bali a pleasant and memorable experience.


Designed and built with luxury and comfort paramount. It's two air conditioned suites are refined in their dÈcor with king size beds featuring orthopedic mattresses and elegant bedding. Both suites are done in teak fixtures which include entertainment and mini-bar consoles featuring large screen TV's with DVD players and mini refrigerators, large wardrobes, makeup table, writing desk, and a lounging sofa. Modern Hunter ceiling fans adorn the 15 foot ceilings if one chooses not to use the air conditioning, and each suite has large, tinted glass doors which open to the garden. The ensuite bathrooms are done in marble and feature the latest Grohe and Kholer fixtures, one bath being a Kholer double bath where a couple can relax in romantic solitude, surrounded by candlelight and Italian Tea Rose Marble. Bathrooms are appointed with amenities of soap and shampoos along with the highest quality towels, hand towels and mats. Each suite room sleeps two adults while the lounging sofa can double as a child's bed, A baby cot and high chair are available upon request at time of booking.

The two suites also includes a complimentary mini bar* which is generously stocked for your first night's stay. Tea & coffee making facilities are also included in the lounge area.

Living Room, Kitchen & Billiards Area

Villa PoPo was built by acclaimed Newsweek Magazine photographer Charlie Cole and his wife Rosa. The design reflects their vision of elegant light and design flow. As you enter the villa you walk through a gallery of teak framed photographs of Mr. Cole's and his wife's past works, some of which are world famous. Descending through the gallery you enter the main living room and kitchen area with it's 180 degree view of the entire island with Jimbaran Bay in the foreground. Tinted glass and teak doors enable the guest to open the entire room to the view and pool or keep them closed for air conditioned comfort.

The living room has two very comfortable sofas, one of which is wide enough for two adults to sleep on while they enjoy the wide variety of DVD's or satellite TV programs (30 channels including several movie channels) on the large screen TV. A high end stereo system insures that your music CD's keep you company where ever you are in the 100 square meter room. Selective lighting has been designed to give the room a warm and relaxed feeling throughout. Across from the living room and running along the entire north side of the pavilion is the kitchen/dining bar area. The kitchen has been designed for entertaining and affords maximum space and ease for preparing meals in the lovely teak and stainless steel area. Appointed with the latest kitchen fixtures and appliances, it features a stainless steel oven and range, large Sharp Refrigerator, stainless steel Sharp Microwave, coffee maker, and blender and other amenities. It's as easy on the eye's as is the rest of the house. A black marble bar faces the kitchen and runs the length of it, where guests can sit on six Nakamichi designed teak bar chairs for meals or socializing.

Situated directly in front of the 180 degree view and pool is the billiards area. The 9 foot long table features Iwan Simmoni's touches, Simmonis provides tables and cloth for the World Billiards Championships and is recognized as the world leader in tables. If you fancy a game it's a pleasure to play on.

Garden & Pool

The Crown Jewel of Villa PoPo is it's Infinity Edge Pool and Bale. Designed to wrap around the entire front of the villa the pool connects Jimbaran Bay to the villa from wherever one sits inside or outside the villa. The pool is lined with a beautiful variety of bougainvillea that contrast wonderfully with it's deep blue tones. The pool is 135 cubic meters of refreshing coolness and solitude, and the constant 1.5 meter depth insure that guests can relax wherever they are in the pool. In addition, the pool has a Davy salination unit that keeps the pool bacteria free without the use of chlorine and delivers an extremely clean and fresh water feeling. Resting along the infinity edge, guests can enjoy the wonderful sunsets and watch them drift into the sparkling twilight of Jimbaran Bay and the rest of Bali below. Drinks are especially relaxing in the pool along this edge. A natural stone shower at the pool's edge affords a cool and private wash anytime while teak sun beds await the guest situated just beyond the bale at the tip of the pool.

Two separate seating areas adorn the poolside, on the left a stone patio area allows guests to recline in comfort in a high quality rattan rocking chair or lounge chair. While on the adjacent side of the pool, a dining table and chairs with umbrella canopy is a great place for breakfast, lunch and dinner by the pool.

For more elegant dining, the Bale hosts a teak table for six, which is situated elegantly along the far side of the Infinity Pool. Enjoying a dinner at the Bale in the cool breeze with the city lights sparkling down below is a memorable experience. For your comfort, the Bale is equipped with a modern, variable speed, ceiling fan that also contains a dimmable light to keep your evenings cool and the mood right. It's also a great area to read and relax or if you're in a mood to work it offers an electrical outlet for laptop power sources.


  • 2 Air Conditioned Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Outdoor shower
  • Chef is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner at latest 8pm to assist the guest during their stay
  • Pleasant household staff
  • A refreshing 135 cubic meter Infinity Edge swimming pool
  • Living room equipped with satellite receiver, surround sound TV, CD, VCD, DVD Player
  • Telephone
  • Internet connection available (at little additional cost)
  • Choice of dining areas, both inside and out
  • Garden "Bale" Pavilion
  • Beautiful Tropical Garden
  • Unspoiled Panoramic Views of Jimbaran Bay and Bali
  • Close to the beaches and shops of Kuta plus surround

Villa PoPo Bali is only a 10 minute drive to the beach and seafood restaurants at Jimbaran Bay and only 25 minutes drive to the shops and restaurants of Kuta.

Rental Rates

Based on a minimum stay of four nights, the rental fees are:

Date Daily Weekly Monthly
Jan 11 - Apr 3,2012 (Low Season) 290 US$ 2,030 US$ 6,090 US$
Apr 4- Apr 21, 2012 (High Season) 340 US$ 2,380 US$ 7,140 US$
Apr 22 - May 31, 2012 (low season) 290 US$ 2,030 US$ 6,090 US$
Jun. 1 - Sep. 15 2012 (High Season) 340 US$ 2,380 US$ 7,140 US$
Sep 16 - Dec 19, 2012 (Low Season) 290 US$ 2,030 US$ 6,090 US$
Dec 20 - jan 10, 2013 (Peak Season) 390 US$ 2,730 US$ -

* All rates (including discounted rates) are all subject to 10% government tax.
Low Season: January 06, 2010 - June 30, 2010, October 01, 2010 - December 19, 2010
High Season: July 01, 2010 - September 30, 2010
Peak Season: December 20, 2010 - January 05, 2011