Private plunge pools, luxurious terraces with unobstructed ocean views, and waking up with crystal clear turquoise waters right beneath you – just a few of the features that make overwater bungalows our latest obsession! These swoon-worthy accommodations are an amazing way to experience a vacation…and not to mention perfectly suited for the most luxurious and romantic Honeymoon experience! We’ve included just a few of our favourite resorts featuring overwater bungalow accommodations below…
Palafitos at El Dorado Maroma – Riviera Maya, Mexico
As the first and only overwater bungalow resort in Mexico, this adults-only resort is a breathtaking wonder that has been voted #4 Best Resort in the World by Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards. In addition, this resort is located on Maroma Beach in Riviera Maya, which is also known as one of the Top 10 Beaches in the World. Enjoy some of the best views in the Caribbean at this ultra-luxe resort.
Each Elite Overwater Bungalow suite has its own private deck complete with an infinity pool. These bungalows also come furnished with romantic outdoor showers, glass bottom floors, and even a personal butler dedicated to you during your stay.
Located on its own private island of Vommuli, which can be reached by seaplane only, the St. Regis has been crowned the most luxurious resort in the Maldives. With a range of different suites available, the overwater villas overlook the Indian Ocean and feature overwater hammocks, personal butler service, and private outdoor pools. Not to mention, the serene Maldivian views are never-ending with the floor-to-ceiling windows.
As an added feature, the resort also boasts a luxury yacht, which guests can charter at their leisure – perfectly suited for a romantic cruise as newlyweds! World-class dining also awaits at this amazing retreat.
In this unique location, on the largest lake in Switzerland, this resort is impressively built entirely on stilts. With a warm and inviting atmosphere, focused on nature and combining different historic elements, this hotel is one of the last landmarks of the Swiss national exhibition.
With 24 lake pavilions, and the only 5-star rooms on stilts in Europe, each pavilion exudes a romantic atmosphere with breathtaking scenery of the Alps in the distant horizon. Between the amazing views and direct access to the lake from a ladder off of your own private terrace, you won’t want to leave your villa!
This adults-only resort has the only authentic overwater bungalows in Fiji, making it an ideal and unique location for a once in a lifetime honeymoon. With a traditional feel, this extraordinary sanctuary mixes the rich Fijian culture with vibrant present day touches. Centred in a pristine lagoon and protected marine sanctuary, these elegant ‘over-water bure’s’ are nothing short of breathtaking.
Likuliku’s cuisine is showcased at this resort, with an emphasis on local seafood and South Pacific touches. Snorkeling, surfing, island hopping…the activities are endless. There is also a tranquil spa onsite, with beautiful lagoon views, offering a range of soothing spa services to provide you with the ultimate relaxing experience at this secluded oasis.
This luxury boutique hotel referred to as the ‘Hidden Treasure of Vietnam’s Colorful Coast’ is most definitely worth the lengthy travel time to get there. Villas are set on massive rock formations in a remarkable bay, which gives the feeling of an island far away from everything.
With extensive views of the East Vietnam Sea, the white sandy beaches and picturesque mountains in the distance provide gorgeous scenery. The Water Pool Villas are built directly on the edge of the water, with wooden steps leading you right into the sea. Complete with private decks, outdoor showers, plunge pools, and did we mention in-villa mini wine cellars? These serene villas will leave you speechless.