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If ever you needed a reason to escape on an exotic getaway right now it’s this: a hostel in Bali where you can play with puppies – and all in the name of relaxation, of course.
For travellers in need of a little R&R, Hostelworld’s Puri Garden Hotel & Hostel really goes all out to ensure you leave the Indonesian island feeling happy by offering Puppy Therapy, where rescue puppies are brought in for you to hug, play and cuddle with adorable dogs on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons.
This isn’t the only treat when it comes to the wellness offerings at this Ubud hostel either, as there are free daily yoga classes in the sun, free massages by the peaceful pool area and free healthy breakfasts (mango and watermelon to start the day? Yes please!).
In recent years, Bali has become the wellness getaway with international yogis hosting retreats on the island on a regular basis.
When you’re not playing with puppies or doing cat stretches here, there’s a gorgeous swimming pool to relax in, as well as BBQ nights, traditional Balinese dance shows and movie nights. Travellers have raved about its day trips too.
Decorated with Balinese statues, shrines and lush foliage, you’re sure to find bliss here. Past guests from have taken to Hostelworld to praise the hostel.
And did we mention that night at this dream hostel costs under £19 per person? What a bargain!
“Probably the most beautiful hostel I’ve ever stayed at, more like a resort,” one wrote. “Facilities were fantastic and the food and cocktails delicious and well priced!”
Another wrote: “Couldn’t think of a complaint even if I tried. Free yoga & breakfast every morning, free massages by the most tranquil & serene pool area that is unexplainable until you experience its beauty at first hand.”
One reviewer said: “PERFECT! Everything at this hostel is perfect! Staff are very friendly and helpful, the dorms are very clean and with massive beds. Love the bbq nights and the day trips organised by them. My favourite activity was the puppy day!”
The hostel is great for a solo holiday too, with its female dorms and chic private ensuite rooms if you’re looking to upgrade your stay.
So, what are you waiting for? Grab a few of your favourite girlfriends or jet off alone and hit beautiful Bali on a fun wellness holiday that doesn’t cost the earth. BOOK NOW