Ricky Putra is a highly respected name in the world of luxury hotels in Indonesia and shares his exclusive insights here.
Nestled in the enchanting islands of Indonesia, Sudamala Resorts stands as a testament to luxury, tradition, and the serene beauty of Bali, Lombok, and Flores.
With its breathtaking views, sacred temples, and eclectic wellness and dining scene, it offers a unique blend of relaxation and cultural richness.
Ricky Putra is a seasoned hotelier with over 26 years of experience in the hospitality industry. He chats to Renae Leith-Manos, delving into the essence of Balinese hospitality and the unparalleled experience at Sudamala Resorts.
Ricky Putra: A Journey Through Hospitality
Balinese-born Ricky Putra brings a wealth of knowledge and passion to the Santrian Group Hospitality. With a remarkable journey that saw him as the Director of Food and Beverage at the prestigious Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran and Sayan, Ricky has been a driving force in elevating Bali’s hospitality scene.
His dedication and expertise was instrumental in securing Bali’s No.1 Award as the top Holiday Destination in Asia for 2019, marking a triumphant return after a brief drop in the rankings.
Ricky’s leadership as the General Manager of Six Senses Uluwatu showcased his commitment to blending tradition and luxury.
Located at Pecatu, the southernmost tip of Bali, Six Senses Uluwatu is home to the sacred “Pura Uluwatu” temple, one of the core spiritual pillars of the island. The resort, set atop limestone cliffs, offers dramatic views of the Indian Ocean and embodies the beautiful Balinese-inspired architecture and design.
Now, as the Chief Operating Officer of Sudamala Resorts, Ricky continues to infuse his extensive experience and passion for hospitality, ensuring that guests experience the epitome of luxury and cultural immersion.
Sudamala Resorts: A Symphony of Luxury and Tradition
Sudamala Resorts, with locations in Bali, Lombok, and Flores, offers a harmonious blend of luxury hotel and resort accommodation.
Each resort is meticulously designed to provide guests with an immersive experience, where centuries-old tradition and reverence mix with beautiful beaches, inviting surfing spots, and a diverse wellness and dining scene.
Guests at Sudamala Resorts are treated to uninterrupted ocean views, exquisite accommodations, and personalized services, making every stay a memorable one.
The resorts are a sanctuary of tranquility, where the natural beauty of Indonesia and the warmth of Balinese hospitality come together to create a symphony of luxury and tradition.
In Conversation with Ricky and Renae
In this exclusive interview, Ricky Putra and Renae Leith-Manos explore the intricacies of Balinese hospitality, the inspiration behind Sudamala Resorts, and the future of luxury travel in Indonesia.
Ricky shares his insights on the importance of preserving cultural heritage while providing world-class luxury accommodations and services.
Renae, with her keen interest in luxury experiences and travel, delves into the unique offerings of Sudamala Resorts, exploring the blend of traditional and modern elements that make each resort a haven for discerning travelers.
The conversation sheds light on the dedication and passion that go into creating unforgettable experiences for guests, from the architectural design to the culinary delights and wellness offerings.
Conclusion: A Celebration of Balinese Hospitality
This enlightening interview offers a glimpse into the world of luxury hospitality in Bali and the commitment to excellence that defines Sudamala Resorts. Ricky’s journey through the hospitality industry and his dedication to preserving the cultural richness of Bali are truly inspiring.