overwater bungalows? yes, please.

overwater bungalows? yes, please.

What is it about the idea of staying in an overwater bungalow that fascinates us so much? Well, for starters, they’re luxurious. And on top of that, they're located in some of the most beautiful destinations around the world. It seems like exotic destinations like the Maldives, Fiji and Bora Bora were just made for bungalows perched on top of clear, shallow water. But you can even experience the ultimate in relaxation as close as Riviera Maya. So what’s stopping you from booking one of these fabulous resorts for your next vacation? (Hint: the only correct answer is "Nothing!")

Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort & Spa - Bora Bora

The Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort & Spa is set amidst the gentle beauty of the reef and featuring a spectacular view of Bora Bora's Mount Otemanu. The resort offers an authentic Polynesian experience and luxury accommodation in one of the most romantic settings in the world. Simply put--you're in paradise. You can choose from four different overwater accommodations, each with glass bedside tables and coffee tables that look through all the way to the water beneath you. You can admire the fish in the lagoon, and even feed them through the sliding table top!

El Dorado Maroma by Karisma - Riviera Maya  

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A little closer to home, these bungalows are surrounded by the turquoise waters of the Maroma Beach. You'll have breathtaking ocean views in your luxurious suite. Experience sunrises and stunning sunsets just off the sugary white sands of Maroma Beach. Upgrade to an elite overwater bungalow, for a 100% unobstructed view of the ocean. But even the standard bungalows offer glass bottom floors, a ladder to the ocean, an outdoor shower, a romantic indoor Jacuzzi, an outdoor terrace and, well, the vacation of a lifetime.

Intercontinental Tahiti Resort - Tahiti  

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Tahiti is the largest island in the French Polynesian archipelago, and the gateway to the South Pacific, making it a very easy trip from the US. As part of the leading chain of luxury hotels in Polynesia, InterContinental Tahiti Resort is nestled in a sumptuous garden setting with views of volcanic peaks across the turquoise lagoon. The resort has fourteen junior suite overwater lagoon bungalows, eight junior suite overwater motu (islet) bungalows and one junior suite overwater superior lagoon bungalow. It's simply a gorgeous resort.

Likuliku Lagoon Resort - Fiji  

 Photo Credit:  Roderick Eime , creative commons license.

Photo Credit: Roderick Eime, creative commons license.

“Likuliku” means “calm waters,” and that’s exactly what you'll find at this adults-only resort in the beautiful Fiji. Likuliku's overwater bungalows are perched on the edge of a vibrant fringing reef and marine sanctuary. With traditional architecture and materials using natural elements, these bungalows are truly special. You can relax on your outdoor deck or watch the ocean floor through your glass bottom viewing window. Oh, did we mention the complimentary canapés from the chef, delivered daily to your suite? Yeah. There's that, too.

The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi - Maldives  

This gorgeous resort is located on a 52-acre island in the Malidves. Stay in a traditional Maldivian villa--your choice of water villa, infinity water villa or horizon water villa, all with incredible views of the ocean and lagoon. With fourteen restaurants and bars and an award-winning spa, this all-inclusive resort is an ideal choice if you're seeking an immersive island experience. If you've been dying for an overwater bungalow vacation, you can hardly do better than this.

Of course, these are just a few of the fabulous resorts with overwater accommodations for your luxurious vacation. And we're ready to put together your overwater bungalow vacation package, whenever you like!  Drop us a line!

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