Travel: MesaStila Magelang

JAVANESE HOSPITALITY. Among cool mountain air and tropical gardens, MesaStila’s (Desa Losari, Grabag, Magelang 56100, Indonesia; +62 298 596 333; 23 villas exist within 22 hectares of outstanding natural beauty.

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The resort’s traditional Javanese and colonial Dutch architecture also notably houses the only authentic Hammam Spa in South East Asia. Originating from Turkey, the Hammam Spa combines steam bathing and relaxing full body massages with decadent cleansing rituals. In addition, the resort offers distinctly Javanese experiences, with traditional Pencak Silat martial arts, coffee scrubs and an array of organic, healthy fare and Javanese food.