Living Legend Ibu Murnis

Within Ubud living quite a few legends. One of them is known to travelers as Ibu Murni. Whether you are Amy Tan, Alice Walker, Mick Jagger, a businessperson, newlywed or traveler, Murni shares all of her time, energy and friendship. People from all over the world visit Bali specifically to meet with Ibu Murni, dine in her restaurants, discover Balinese treasures in her shops, and live luxuriously in her villas.

Just 15 minutes outside Ubud, between mist-cloaked mountains and ancient emerald rice terraces, reside Murni in her new . Named after the fireflies that magically light up the Balinese night, these villas are said to have one of the best views in all of Bali. Walking through the 6.5 tropical landscaped acres of the Kunang-Kunang villas, it becomes obvious that Murni has attended to every last detail— each stepping stone has been impressed with floral and tree leaf patters, to the 33 handpicked Buddha statues inhabiting the property, to the 50-foot crystal salt swimming pool hidden among lush foliage.