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“Peaceful corner in Ubud”
Review of Gerebig Bungalows

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Gerebig Bungalows
Ranked #162 of 653 Ubud B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Although it is located very close to the heart of busy Ubud, this family-run property offers tranquility and peacefulness. Depending on the type of room chosen, you'll have rice fields as the view from your room's terrace. We stayed in one of the family rooms, and it was quite enough for us.

The staff was very nice and helpful. However, the property does need a renovation as most of the rooms are quite worn out.

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  • Stayed: July 2016, travelled with family
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

First off I have to say I haven't stayed elsewhere in Ubud, so it's hard to compare prices, but I have traveled extensively in SE Asia and compared to other places I have stayed elsewhere I thought Gerebig was a bit overpriced.

The location is a little outside the main town of Ubud, right opposite the lovely Alchemy cafe. It's a fairly easy 20 min walk in to town, or around 50/60k in a car.
The setting is lovely, pretty gardens of rice paddies, and each bungalow far enough away for it to feel quite private. It's calm and peaceful. The bungalows are also quite spacious. I enjoyed breakfast on our patio each morning - banana pankcake, lovely fruit salad and fresh juice.

The pool area is nice but doesn't get sun late afternoon which is a shame given we were out during the day. It's also quite small, so even though there aren't many guests it can be busy.

The bungalows are old and past their prime however, the one I stayed in could definitely do with being spruced up. It was still fine and comfortable enough, and if you have been around Asia you'll definitely have stayed in much more basic accommodation, but I have paid less for similar, but modernised and semi luxurious places in Thailand for example. Equally I've stayed places like this elsewhere and have absolutely loved their rustic charm, but it has cost less.

Wifi didn't work the first day, but was fine after that. Actually relatively quick. And the fan was ample for sleeping, definitely didn't need AC.

Room Tip: Bungalows overlooking the garden have lovely views
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  • Stayed: July 2016, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

Simple room with ensuite bathroom, fridge and fan. Private balcony onto the garden. Great pool to cool off in too. Great value for money just 15-20 minutes outside of the hustle and bustle of Ubud. Lots of great cafes and restaurants nearby. Friendly and helpful staff.

Room Tip: stay in the main bungalows or one of the rooms tucked further back along the path for more quiet
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  • Stayed: June 2016, travelled solo
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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Gerebig is in the heart of Penestanan but a world away from all of the busyness... Down to earth, friendly, clean and no fuss accommodation. Great breakfasts every morning and really good conversations with recommendations from Kadek and Wayan (food at Sari Bamboo or Warung Mendez for great local fare). This is a family run business supporting local Penestanan Balinese. Can't do better!

Stayed: July 2016, travelled solo
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Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

There is no fan but this is a good way to acclimatise. That has not held this place back in my mind, with a clever garden to make it seem you have the whole place to yourself and you can easily laze a whole week or like some there, for 3 weeks happily. Basic kitchen and lots a places nearby to explore.

Stayed: March 2016
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Additional Information about Gerebig Bungalows

Address: c/o Penestanan Kelod | PO Box 212, Ubud 80572, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Bali > Ubud
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Ranked #162 of 653 B&Bs / Inns in Ubud
Price Range: €20 - €26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Gerebig Bungalows Ubud, Bali

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