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Private Villas in Asia

A luxurious private villa that comes with its own discreet staff is the perfect solution for families, couples looking for the height of privacy or groups of friends who need to recharge and truly relax. Ampersand have got some fantastically stylish options in Indonesia filled with local curios. Sri Lanka offers families great value in extremely well-appointed properties, steps from powder-soft sandy beaches. Here are our top 10 favourite exclusive-use villas to rent in Asia:


Sira Beach House, Lombok, Indonesia

For those looking for a charming and rustic beach break Lombok is a great choice, but forget what you remember from your backpacking days – Lombok now rivals Bali for first-class style...


The Anandita, Lombok, Indonesia

The Anandita is the embodiment of  “tropical paradise”. It is a fantastic four bedroom villa shrouded in luscious gardens and colourful flowers – frangipani, bougainvillea and towering palm trees –...


Habaraduwa House, Galle, Sri Lanka

Originally built in 2001 but completely re-designed and renovated in 2011 by a leading interior decorator, Habaraduwa House has the pedigree and allure to make it Sri Lanka’s most exceptional...


Malimbu Cliff Villa, Lombok, Indonesia

This luxury four-bedroom villa is a fantastic choice for those who want total seclusion, utterly sublime views and chic, contemporary interiors. The villa is fully staffed with a villa manager,...


Villa Mary, Seminyak and Jimbaran, Bali, Indonesia

Surrounded by green and spacious grounds, Villa Mary is part of the Pantai Lima Estate on Pererenan Beach in Southern Bali, 25 minutes from the nightlife of Seminyak and 15 minutes from the...


Ivory House, Galle, Sri Lanka

Accommodating up to 8 guest, Ivory House is a blend of Dutch colonialism and contemporary living set a few kilometres from the historic city of Galle and elevated to overlook...


Villa Sapi, Lombok, Indonesia

Austin Powers, eat your heart out!  The five-bedroom Villa Sapi is a masterpiece of design backed by white sand Sira Beach with its sensational sunset views. Prestigious neighbours in the...


Cove House, Tangalle, Sri Lanka

Perched above a spectacular white sandy bay with views across coconut palms and turquoise waters, Cove House is a stylish beach villa exemplifying the best of tropical luxury. The lavish...