Jumpstart Your Day: Take a Peek Inside this Tiny Tropical Home in Bali

Would you believe that this house has three floors?


From the outside, this tiny tropical haven looks like a typical cozy small home. But wait until you see its interiors! Known as the "White Elephant"—this 750-square-feet space is surrounded by lush greenery, allowing guests to commune with nature and complete enjoy the exotic paradise.

Aside from its ideal location, it also showcases how one can maximize every inch of space in a small home. See more photos below and be captivated by this charming haven.

Source and Photos: Diply via Jendela di Bali.

Inspired by the Balinese Lumbung or rice barn, this villa has a living room, an undercover deck with day bed, an enclosed bathroom, and a bedroom upstairs.

Given the island's climate, an open layout is most suitable. Guests will surely love to lounge and relax in this part of the house.

The bedroom showcases a vaulted alang-alang grass ceiling. It also highlights traditional Balinese carved bidadari angles. 

The glass walls and windows let the sunlight in while giving the occupant a magnificent view of the outdoors.

The house also has a small loft where one can read, meditate or simply take in the beauty of nature.

The charming hideaway looks even more welcoming at night.

Click here to see more photos. 


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