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Top 5 Romantic Overwater Bungalow Resorts

Updated: May 10

Everyone knows that overwater bungalows are the ultimate romantic getaway. They provide peace, privacy, and romance – and make the perfect place to unwind and enjoy a memorable vacation. However, there are so many overwater bungalow resorts that it can often be challenging to select the right one for you.

To help you make the right choice, we have compiled a list of some of the best romantic overwater bungalow resorts in the world. These hotels provide couples with an unforgettable experience while enjoying some of the most beautiful views on earth.

So, if you're dreaming of finding the perfect island holiday with your loved one, choosing one of these romantic overwater bungalow resorts is the best place to start.

You &Me Maldives

The Maldives is the ultimate romantic destination for honeymooners and couples alike. With its stunning white sand beaches and crystal clear waters, it's no wonder why this archipelago has become one of the world's most sought-after vacation spots. While the Maldives offers many stunning resorts, our top choice for couples is You and Me Maldives by Cocoon. With 99 overwater villas to choose from, this luxury adults-only resort is an excellent choice for a restful Maldives getaway. Plus, with just a 45-minute seaplane ride from the Malé international airport, couples can expect an indulgent experience from the moment they arrive.

The resort itself is a utopia of palm trees with a light seaside breeze. The island has been designed with couples in mind, so you can expect some secluded spots for romantic picnics or private massages. Couples will also enjoy the many excursions at You and Me Maldives, including snorkeling trips to nearby islands, glass bottom boat tours around the Maldivian archipelago, and even visits to local fishing villages! Of course, the real star of the resort is the incredible underwater restaurant, H₂O, which is a must-visit during your stay.

InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa

Bora Bora is known as the "Pearl of the Pacific," and it's easy to see why. This French Polynesian island is one of the most stunning places on earth, with white sand beaches and turquoise waters that will take your breath away. Bora Bora is also known for its luxury resorts, which offer world-class service and amenities for guests who want to pamper themselves during their stay. For a stand-out stay in this French Polynesian paradise, we highly recommend the incredible InterContinental Hotels & Resorts.

Experience unrivaled luxury in French Polynesia at InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa. As one of the first luxury resorts to make their home in this archipelago, InterContinental was able to select the most breathtaking locations in Bora Bora. Located on a private motu in the heart of the South Pacific, InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa is an exotic hideaway where time seems to stand still. As one of the most luxurious resorts in French Polynesia, this 5-star resort provides an award-winning experience while offering breathtaking views of Mount Otemanu and the turquoise lagoon surrounding it. With a total of 84 overwater villas, this resort is the ideal location to explore Bora Bora and all of its wonders.

Sandals Grande St. Lucian

When it comes to romance and luxury, there is no better setting than Sandals Grande St. Lucian. This all-inclusive resort with over-the-water bungalows on the island of St. Lucia features lush views, exquisite cuisine, and friendly service that are guaranteed to make your romantic getaway something special.

Perfectly positioned on the north coast of St. Lucia, Sandals Grande St. Lucian sits along the Atlantic Ocean's edge and overlooks the Pitons mountain range. Designed with romance in mind, each overwater bungalow boasts breathtaking views as well as a private plunge pool. Of course, this resort has all the amenities you'd expect from a Sandals property: a beautiful beach, excellent restaurants, and endless activities to enjoy. Unwind and take in the view of the beach from the privacy and seclusion of your own cabana, or get up close and personal with the beauty of St. Lucia on a luxury adventure tour. With access to three resorts, couples can experience all the restaurants, beaches, and amenities Sandals resorts in St. Lucia have to offer.

So, if you're looking for an all-inclusive vacation that is both luxurious and romantic, look no further than Sandals Grande St. Lucian. To learn more about St. Lucia, Check out our