VILLA MAKANDA - OVERVIEW
This enchanting 4 bedroom Villa Makanda sits in the middle of the Shalimar estate and has sublime vistas across timeless rice fields and the undulating waves breaking on Seseh beach.
Designed to give guests space, light and serenity, this property combines idyllic outdoor living areas with cool palatial bedrooms to deliver a whole new standard in exotic getaways.
The extravagant communal areas and extensive lawns create the perfect space for a special celebration or a fairy-tale wedding.
VILLA MAKANDA - LIVING AREAS
The vast, open plan living accommodation is centrally located at the rear of the villa and faces over the tropical grace of an inviting 20 meters swimming pool and the stylishly landscaped lawn and garden. Beyond a small dividing hedge and pockets of palms, lies the ocean which is a perfect spot for surfing. Either side of the pool are immense day beds with parasols for the ultimate in luxurious poolside lounging, where in total comfort guests can sip on a cool drink or take a nap in the dying embers of the day.
Open to the joys of the garden, the living area features two large L shaped sofas which face onto large wooden coffee tables forming a great shady spot to enjoy a morning coffee and talk about the activities you have planned for the day. This area is fully equipped with a Satellite TV and a DVD player and Wi-Fi is available throughout.
To the rear is a fully fitted, contemporary kitchen with all the accoutrements you will need to cater for your stay and in the middle, with great views of the garden is a sophisticated 8 seater dining table. Here you can sample the delicious complimentary breakfast or order further meals from the in-house suggested menu which includes Western and Asian fayre as well as healthy choices and special children’s options. These meals are served family style and staff may use the commercial kitchen at the front of the villa complex to prepare so as to be as discreet as possible.
VILLA MAKANDA - ACCOMMODATION
All four of the bedrooms are extensive, fully air-conditioned master suites with lavish canopy beds draped in white linens. They all feature beautiful ensuites designed with massive spa-styled baths with views over the rich surroundings, separate showers and a double vanity units.
Two of the rooms are located on the ground floor either side of the living area and are reached by private wooden bridges through an abundance of tropical planting keeping them separate and private from the communal area.
The further two rooms are on the first floor and have absolutely jaw-dropping views through floor to ceiling windows on three sides of the ocean, the rice paddies and the many hues of green that make this island so exceptional. These rooms are so large that they can easily accommodate an extra bed at a small charge giving a total capacity of 8 adults and 2 children.
VILLA MAKANDA - STAFF
This property is staffed by a dedicated and discreet team including a General Manager and an Operational Manager who take care of the day to day running of the estate.
To make your stay as relaxing as possible, a Butler, a cook, housekeepers, a gardener/pool boy, maintenance personnel and security officers are all on hand to make sure all your needs are well taken care of.
A grocery system with a 25% surcharge is in place and additional staff such as babysitters and drivers are available on request.
Furthermore, a variety of spa treatments can be ordered from an extensive menu, all of which are delivered by professional therapists.
VILLA MAKANDA - QUICK FACTS
Villa Makanda is located on Seseh Beach and is part of Shalimar Estate, which is surrounded by beautiful paddy fields and just a few steps from the picturesque Seseh village. This stretch of beach is excellent for surfing.
8 people (4 bedrooms: 4 master rooms) 2 extra roll away beds (extra charge).
Large sofas face the pool, garden and sea. Inside the pool are purpose built sun loungers semi submerged. Next to the living room is a 8 seater dining room table located in-front of the open plan, fully equipped kitchen. A separate sofa and TV area is located behind this living space.
Western, Asian, vegetarian, healthy choice and children’s dishes available. Requests accommodated (including special diets and barbecues).
The fully equipped kitchen includes fridge, stove top plus fan, microwave, toaster, kettle, blender, all crockery, glassware and chinaware.
4 bedrooms feature king size beds with mosquito surrounding each bed, desk, cupboards, with a daybed in the ground floor ensuite bathrooms bathroom, safety deposit box, air-conditioning & fan. Each master bedroom have a shower and massive bath. All linens and towels are provided and each bathroom features complimentary amenities.
Length: 20 meters; width: 9 meters, depth: 1.4 meters.
General Manager, Operational Manager, Butler, housekeepers, cook, gardener/pool boy and security officers.
Additional staff (babysitters & masseuses) available on request.
WiFi internet access; guest mobile phone for local calls.
Satellite TV; DVD player.
In-villa treatments may be selected from a comprehensive spa menu and can be carried out by professional beauty therapists by arrangement (extra cost applies).
WEDDINGS AND EVENTS
Shalimar is the ideal choice for weddings and special events. Parties of up to 150 people can be arranged at the villa with prior notice. 2 bedroom Villa Cantik is perfect for the bride and groom or parents looking to be away from the festivities. Please, check the Weddings page for more information.