Written by Kristyna Schonova, Nadia Crowe
Edited by Beverley Lennon
|Bali has an abundance of natural sources – a great place for organic and eco-friendly shopping!You can get pure, natural coconut oil, essential oil from frangipani, jasmine massage oil… you name it, the possibilities are endless!What matters most is that regardless of the organic products you buy, be it cosmetics, home products, food or beverages, you will be playing your part to help maintain this planet and sometimes even support local farmers!And using these products are good for your body and skin too! What a great way to contribute to social responsibility, you don’t say?|
Here’s 5 Bali shops with the best organic, natural and eco-friendly products that inspires us at Bukit Vista:
1. Health and beauty never looked so good: Eco Living Bali
Whether you’re looking to stock up on the essentials such as tooth tabs, and shampoo bars, or you’re looking to make your first purchase and start the #ecolifestyle, Eco Living Bali has everything you could ever want.
Selling only all natural products, your skin, hair, and nails will love you for making sure that your regimen is free of nasty chemicals! If you want to go that extra mile, switch out your plastic beauty products with compostable/reusable ones such as bamboo cotton buds!
Being completely locally owned, and sourcing only from local producers, you can bet you’ll leave this plastic-free haven feeling ready to tackle all the world’s problems!
Eco Living Bali
Prices: From Rp.14,000(approximately USD $1)
Address: Jalan Bimasena Lingk Anyar, Kerobokan, Bali, Indonesia, 80361
Contact: +62 877 6508 5810 / +62 877 6508 5812 / +62 819 9947 3330
Opening Hours: Mon – Sat, 9am – 5pm(Sun closed)
2. Refreshing rainforest air for your home: Blue Stone Botanicals
Did you know that essential oils are great remedy for stress and anxiety?
If you feel you need to relieve stress, you can consider products from the Blue Stone Botanicals, which would help improve your physical and mental wellbeing.
Lavender helps you relax and sleep better, spicy citrus boosts your mood and gives you vitality, while the aroma of flower bouquet gives you the sensation of harmony and peace.
As an alternative to artificial air fresheners, which are full of chemicals, Blue Stone Botanicals created a 100% natural aromatherapy rain mist, which contains pure rainwater collected from volcanic mountains and essential oils from healing plants.
You can even buy highly energized water from thunderstorms, collected by women from rural villages.
Blue Stone Botanicals
Prices: From Rp 55,000 (approximately USD $4)
Address: Jalan Dewi Sita, Ubud
Contact: +62 852 0551 7097
Opening hours: Mon – Fri, 8am – 9pm; Sat-Sun, 10.30am-8.30pm
3. Sensitive skincare: Sensatia Botanicals
Sensatia Botanicals produces skincare products suitable for all types of skin, especially for sensitive skin.
For the passionate surfers, there is the Surf Naked sunscreen – protection for lips and face which may suffer after a prolonged exposure to the sun all day.
Prices: From Rp. 84,000 (approximately USD $5.95)
Address: Jl. Pantai Jasri No. 720, Karangasem, Bali 80813
Contact: +62 363 23260
Opening hours: Mon-Sat, 9am – 6pm; Sun, 12pm – 6pm
4. The beauty of nature: Utama Spice
Utama Spice is a traditional skincare company which uses 100% pure natural ingredients in their products. The production is inspired by traditional Balinese techniques.
They offer a huge variety of pure and organic essential oils, lip balms, hair oils, body butter, bug sprays and many more. According to a shop assistant, the bug spray is the most popular product, especially for travellers with kids, as it is organic and safe.
All yogis will go crazy with the fragrant, anti-bacterial yoga mat spray that will keep the mat clean and fresh. What a great idea for a gift!
Their shops are located in Ubud and in Sanur, but you can also purchase some of their products in Guardian Pharmacy.
Price: Rp 13,000-170,000 (USD 1-13)
Utama Spice Ubud
Address: Monkey Forest Road (130 Meters north of Monkey Forest)
Contact: +62 851 0085 3155 / +62 361 908 1572
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 9am – 9pm
Utama Spice Batu Belig
Address: Jalan Batu Belig no. 17B, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361
Contact: +62 811380 5172
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 10am – 9pm
5. Time for some home spa: Cantika Zest Spa
Besides affordable spa and workshops, Cantika, a homely shop tucked away in a forested village in Ubud, also sells completely organic cosmetic products.
All those shampoo, face masks and body oils come with colorful flowery labels and serve as great gifts from Bali.
If you book in advance, the friendly owner Jasi will explain to you how the products are made and give you a tour of the garden.
Cantika Zest Spa
Address: Jalan Raya Penestanan Kelod, Ubud, Bali
Contact: +62 361 970 135
Opening hours: Mon – Sun, 10am – 6pm
At Bukit Vista, we make sure all of our guest are provided with the best organic, natural and eco-friendly products like the 5 that we mentioned above. We learn from the expert and share it to inspire property owners that share our vision, to delight our guest with authentic and memorable experience. Hence our tagline “Inspire Delight”.
We work with likeminded property owners to nurture their investment to optimize ROI, while delivering great value to our guests. Learn about our services at Manage My Property page, or head to our Community Expert page to learn from the expert about refining your property.
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