If you’re looking for a luxurious romantic getaway, you can’t go wrong with an overwater bungalow. With thatched roofs and incredible views, these escapes provide a unique opportunity to experience some of the world’s most beautiful and serene beaches, atolls, and lagoons. From exotic locales like Bora Bora to Vietnam, these opulent bungalows should definitely be on your bucket list. Let’s explore some of the finest overwater bungalows around the world!
Six Senses Resort, Ninh Van Bay, Vietnam
The Six Senses Ninh Van Bay is a prime example of how the Six Senses properties prioritize sustainability and wellness. Guests are invited to truly connect with their destination and its surroundings. The villas at the property are set into rock formations, providing plenty of privacy and a stunning view of the ocean. Additionally, each villa has its own pool. There are lots of local activities to partake in, such as day trips to nearby islands, relaxing in hot springs and mud baths, and enjoying a selection of wines from the in-villa wine cellar on the sundeck. Plus, guests have their own personal Experience Maker available 24/7.
The Luxury of Song Saa Private Island, Cambodia
The Koh Rong archipelago is home to a private island boasting 24 thatched-roof villas situated in a 247-acre marine reserve. The buildings and furniture on the island are made of upcycled wood, and a resident marine biologist helps guests kayak through the mangroves and learn about the local ecosystem. There are one and two-bedroom overwater villas, and for an extra special experience, the Royal Villa has a large private pool and can accommodate up to 12 people. In addition, the Song Saa Collective was created in 2013 to protect the habitat of the archipelago and support the welfare of its communities.
Maroma, Mexico, Home of El Dorado
You don’t need to go far if you’re in North America and you want a taste of overwater bungalows. Forty minutes from the Cancun airport lies Maroma Beach, where you can find Mexico’s only overwater bungalows. Your bungalow comes complete with full butler service, glass floors, and breakfast is served every morning. El Dorado Maroma is an adults-only resort that calls itself ‘Gourmet Inclusive’, with seven restaurants and five bars. Plus, you can enjoy a nice walk along Maroma Beach – five miles of unspoiled white sand and gleaming aquamarine water.
The Four Seasons Resort at Bora Bora
Situated in a tropical paradise, the Four Seasons Resort at Bora Bora offers guests the quintessential romantic getaway experience. Surrounded by crystal-clear waters and lush greenery, visitors can expect to find all of the amenities one would expect from a luxury resort. From fine dining and spas to a variety of activities, the resort is the perfect place for a memorable stay.
The Four Seasons Resort in Bora Bora provides magnificent views of Mount Otemanu and a selection of overwater bungalow options for everyone, from honeymooners to families. Their two-bedroom suites feature 2,000 square feet of luxury. Complimentary non-motorized watersports, including badminton, volleyball, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, and snorkel gear, are available to guests. Jet boating or deep-sea fishing with a chef, are offered at an additional cost. The five-star concierge team can take care of any requests and are always willing to go the extra mile for guests.
Gili Lankanfushi, an archipelago located in the Maldives
When you are planning a vacation to the Maldives, you will find that Gili Lankanfushi stands out among the many overwater bungalows. Located in one of the largest lagoons in the Maldives. It is only a 20-minute speedboat ride from the Velana International Airport. From the moment you step onto the boat, the “No News No Shoes” culture of the Maldives is evident. Shoes are collected and put into tote bags by the staff on board. On arrival, you are welcomed with bubbly and canapes. Thoughtful touches such as SPF and bug spray are stocked beside the regular in-room amenities. Bungalows range from 2200 square feet for a one-bedroom villa (the smallest). There is also the impressive Private Reserve, a grand 18,000 square feet. If you are looking for luxury in the Maldives, Gili Lankanfushi has everything you will need, just visit https://www.naladhu.com/de and learn more about this majestic place.
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