Five elements | Wellbeing Escapes

Fivelements

Ubud, Bali (Indonesia)

Five Elements
Five Elements
Five Elements
Five Elements
Five Elements
Five Elements
Five Elements
Five Elements
Five Elements
Five Elements

Overview

Fivelements is surrounding by nature within lush jungle vegetation and the Ayung river running beside the retreat, opt for a riverfront room to make the most of this serene location. This established multi award winning retreat is deeply rooted in Balinese traditions, a stay at this peaceful sanctuary can really bring out your spiritual side. Every element here is rooted in nature from the local plant based cuisine to the natural remedies and oils created onsite for your treatments. What really makes this retreat unique are the therapists, they come from long lineages of ancient Balinese healers to heal you in a truly holistic and nurturing way.

When to go

Bali is warm and tropical for most of the year but the rainy season is typically from October to March.
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What we love

  • The lush jungle location overlooking the sacred Ayung river
  • Healing journeys including a trip to a hidden cave temple with a Balinese priest or a trek to a mountain rainforest with a local healer in search of herbs.
  • Their wellness laboratory where all the natural therapy blends for your treatments, healing teas and tonics and prepared.

Who should go

  • Couples looking for a romantic setting with your own pool villa
  • Those seeking a spiritual experience with traditional ceremonies and excursions to Bali's sacred spots
  • For a transformative journey to heal on a physical, mental and emotional level

Offers

  • Complimentary spa credit worth €100 per person (min. stay 3 nights)
  • Early bird: 15% discount if booked at least 60 days prior to the stay 
  • Retreat offers:
  • Tri Kaya retreat - 5% off on 10 nights retreat & 10% off on 14 nights retreat 
  • Panca Mahabhuta retreat - 10% off on 7 nights retreat & 15% off on 14 nights retreat 
  • 15% off on retreat if booked 60 days prior - contact us to book
  • Flash Sale:
  • 50% off for all stays until 23 Dec 21, min 2 nights stay*
  • Early Bird offer:
  • 20% off for stays booked 6 months in advance, min 2 nights, travel until 23 Dec 22*

*Offers are not combinable

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Bed & Breakfast Stay

Just the hotel, no programmes
£112
per person
Spa credit voucher €100 per person

Panca Mahabhuta Rejuvenation 3 day retreat

This signature retreat - Panca Mahabhuta - is a healing retreat for regeneration, replenishment and alignment of your body, mind and soul. Retreat includes morning yoga, healing treatments, healthy full board and airport transfers. This retreat is based on 3 days.
£1,435
per person

Panca Mahabhuta Rejuvenation 5 day retreat

This signature retreat - Panca Mahabhuta - is a healing retreat for regeneration, replenishment and alignment of your body, mind and soul. Retreat includes morning yoga, healing treatments, healthy full board and airport transfers. This retreat is based on 5 days.
£2,391
per person

Panca Mahabhuta Rejuvenation 7 day retreat

This signature retreat - Panca Mahabhuta - is a healing retreat for regeneration, replenishment and alignment of your body, mind and soul. Retreat includes morning yoga, healing treatments, healthy full board and airport transfers. This retreat is based on 7 days.
£3,348
per person

Tri Kaya Parisudha Detox 7 day retreat

Tri Kaya Parisudha is our signature-cleansing program inspired by the ancient Balinese philosophy that promotes living with purity of thought, speech, and action. It encourages us to align our heartfelt goodwill and thinking with consistent speech and action.The retreat includes traditional Balinese healing therapies aimed to detoxify and purify the physical body, sekala, and the non-physical mind and soul, niskala, unifying body and mind towards a natural harmonious state of being, and allowing an organic healing process to unfold.
£3,721
per person

Tri Kaya Parisudha Detox 10 day retreat

Tri Kaya Parisudha is our signature-cleansing program inspired by the ancient Balinese philosophy that promotes living with purity of thought, speech, and action. It encourages us to align our heartfelt goodwill and thinking with consistent speech and action.The retreat includes traditional Balinese healing therapies aimed to detoxify and purify the physical body, sekala, and the non-physical mind and soul, niskala, unifying body and mind towards a natural harmonious state of being, and allowing an organic healing process to unfold.
£5,315
per person

Tri Kaya Parisudha Detox 14 day retreat

Tri Kaya Parisudha is our signature-cleansing program inspired by the ancient Balinese philosophy that promotes living with purity of thought, speech, and action. It encourages us to align our heartfelt goodwill and thinking with consistent speech and action.The retreat includes traditional Balinese healing therapies aimed to detoxify and purify the physical body, sekala, and the non-physical mind and soul, niskala, unifying body and mind towards a natural harmonious state of being, and allowing an organic healing process to unfold.
£7,441
per person

Wellness

There is a holistic approach to healing here designed to tune into your physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing. The therapists are authentic Balinese healers using ancient wisdoms passed down from direct lineages. The methods used for healing include deep bodywork, meditation, pranic energy healing and chakra balancing. Ackonowledging and respecting your idividuality, all programmes are personalised to guide you on your healing path. Retreats are based on combination of Balinese healing (rituals for purification, balancing and regeneration); Living foods (for life invigoration) and Sacred arts (for inner strenght, alignment and dedication).

The emphasis for the beauty treatments is authentic village remedies capturing the healing powers of plants. All the treatments are freshly prepared onsite from indigenous raw ingredients such as frangipani blossoms, aloe vera, coconut oil and salt crystals. 

Example treatments at Fivelements
  • Colonic cleansing
  • Hydrotherapy 
  • Balinese boreh wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages - Shiatsu, Holistic, Aromatherapy, Balinese 
  • Reflexology
  • Healing - Pranic, Chakra balancing

Activities

Activities available at resort
  • Cooking classes
  • Balinese ceremonies
  • Shopping at the onsite boutique selling local Balinese jewellery, textiles, herbal remedies and crystals
  • Natural remedies workshop
  • Water healing pools 

Activities available at the surrounding area
  • Head into nearby Ubud for some culture and shopping
  • Borrow a mountain bike to explore the island
  • Visit the beautiful temples and watch Balinese ceremonies 
  • Visit Monkey Forest 
  • Treks through the rice paddy fields
  • Visit to a local village 
  • Hike to peak of Gunung Agung volcano

Typical Group Classes

  • Yoga - hatha, kundalini and vinyasa
  • Meditation 
  • Martial arts - Aikido
  • Expressive arts

Rooms

Retreat only has 20 luxurious sleeping rooms. Some rooms are brand news, built in 2019. Each room has a spacious terrace overlooking the sacred Ayung River and open air bathtub with chromotherapy lighting. You can expect typical Balinese design throughout with Balinese textiles and antique touches. 
Riverfront Suite

75 sqm room with with balcony area overlooking the River Ayung.

Room has one king size bed and sitting area. Partially open air bathroom with a shower and separate bathtub. 

Facilities include free wi-fi, air conditioning, iPod dock, safe, hairdryer, coffee machine, bathrobes and generous array of amenities. 
Hillside Suite with Private Pool
These rooms are newly built.

75 SqM room with a private plunge pool with relaxation area with the views of the surrounding nature.

Room has one king size bed (or twin beds) and sitting area. Partially open air bathroom with a shower and separate bathtub. 

Facilities include free wi-fi, air conditioning, iPod dock, safe, hairdryer, coffee machine, bathrobes and generous array of amenities. 

 

Riverview with private pool
Riverview with Private Pool
This room features a private plunge pool with relaxation area overlooking the River Ayung. 

Room has one king size bed and sitting area. Partially open air bathroom with a shower and separate bathtub.

Facilities include free wi-fi, air conditioning, iPod dock, safe, hairdryer, coffee machine, bathrobes and generous array of amenities. 

Riverfront with private pool (1 bedroom)
Riverfront with Private Pool (one bedroom)
120 sqm with a separate bedroom and sitting area.

Bedroom has 1 king sized bed

Features a private plunge pool and private spa tub overlooking the river.

Partially open air bathroom with a shower and separate bathtub.

Facilities include free wi-fi, air conditioning, iPod dock, safe, hairdryer, coffee machine, bathrobes and generous array of amenities. 

Riverfront with Private Pool (two bedrooms)
Riverfront with Private Pool (two bedrooms)
200 sqm with 2 bedrooms and a separate sitting area.

Bedroom has 1 king sized bed

Features a private plunge pool and private spa tub overlooking the river.

Partially open air bathroom with a shower and separate bathtub.

Facilities include free wi-fi, air conditioning, iPod dock, safe, hairdryer, coffee machine, bathrobes and generous array of amenities. 

What’s on the menu

All dishes on the menu are plant based. Their goal is simple - to let mother nature's cuisine shine with all tastes, textures, colours and flavours! Food is prepared with passion and attention to detail and offers optimal nutrition and energy. Most of the ingredients are organic at the height of the season. Retreat also supports local farmers, sustainable agriculture and environmentally friendly products. Cooking classes are available. However, all is about balance in Fivelements and if you fancy a glass of wine with your dinner that is absolutely fine!
Sakti Dining Room at Five Elements
Sakti Dining Room
Set between the Ayung River and tropical ponds and gardens, this award-winning restaurant is the only restaurant at the retreat where breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea & snacks and dinner is being served.

Location

Five elements is nestled within the jungle canopy along the banks of the sacred Ayung River just 10 minute drive from the popular town of Ubud. A daily complimentary shuttle is provided for all guests. 

Nearest airport

Transfer time from Bali Ngurah Rai International Airport in Denpasar is approximately 60 minutes by car. 

 There are no direct flights to Bali. You will have to connect, it's best to fly via either Singapore, Bangkok or the Middle East. 

Families, Children & Infants

This is a family-friendly resort. As well as a special children’s menu, they offer treatments for children at the spa (including chocolate body treatments). There are wide spaces in which children can play, and babysitters can be arranged.

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With over 15 years of experience, we have come to understand what our clients need from a wellbeing holiday. We treat each client as an individual and provide a personalised concierge service organising all aspects of your stay from spa and treatment programmes, transfers and flights with an efficient and friendly approach. Our continuous awards for customer service speak for themselves.