When you’re daydreaming and thinking of the most luxurious vacation you could possibly take, what do you imagine? If we were betting people, we think we’d have the answer… You’re dreaming of a romantic getaway in one of those overwater bungalows you always see in the travel advertisements.
But here’s the thing… You think those overwater bungalows are just a daydream. There’s no way that places like those could actually exist, much less be places where you could actually have a vacation. The truth is otherwise. There are plenty of options for a vacation like this, especially in and around Tahiti.
To show you what we mean, we’ve decided to collect a list of the 10 best places to go for an overwater bungalow vacation. As you’ll see, each of these resorts has so much to offer, not the least of which is the stunning views of the surrounding islands and the crystal blue waters below.
So, stop daydreaming about that overwater bungalow vacation, and take a look at these resorts. Who knows? Your very next vacation could be waiting for you right below…
1. Le Taha’a Island Resort & Spa
If you’re really looking to get away from it all, then these overwater bungalows between Taha’a and Bora Bora are for you!
2. InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa
These overwater bungalows are way out there off the shore of Bora Bora, giving you unmatched views of Mount Otemanu.
3. Le Méridien Bora Bora
Guests at this resort have access to the resort’s private lagoon, where they can get up close and personal with sea turtles!
4. InterContinental Le Moana
We guarantee you’ve never seen water as crystal clear as the waters below these overwater bungalows in Bora Bora.
5. St. Regis Bora Bora
It’s the St. Regis. It’s in Bora Bora. There are overwater bungalows. Do we really need to spell this one out?
6. Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort and Spa
If you stay here, the odds are that you’ll spend 95% of your time sipping a cocktail on the bungalows wonderful patio.
7. Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora
It can be hard to pick a favorite among these many options, but many travel experts believe this is the best overwater bungalow experience money can buy.
8. Hotel Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island
A deep blue and placid lagoon forms the backdrop for these stunning overwater accomodations.
9. InterContinental Moorea Resort and Spa
When you stay in the overwater bungalows at this resort in Moorea, you’re really out there. That’s because there’s no boardwalk connecting you to the mainland.
10. Vahine Island
You’ll need to book a stay here well in advance, because there are only three bungalows, allowing guests to have incredible privacy.