The Most Amazing Overwater Bungalow Destinations

Overwater bungalows in Bora Bora
Overwater bungalows in Bora Bora. Photo by Robert Edward Bradley on Unsplash

Everyone has fantasized at least once about having an overwater bungalow as their vacation accommodation. When you look at pictures of beach bungalows with miles of clear blue water in every direction, it’s hard not to add this item to your bucket list. So, in case you might want to turn this dream into a reality one day, here are three options for amazing destinations offering overwater bungalows.

The Maldives

Located in the Indian Ocean, it’s no wonder that tourism is the Maldives’ main source of income. This country simply has some of the most amazing beach resorts in the world, which include some spectacular overwater bungalows. Enjoy the sunny weather while gazing at the perfect blue of the water and soaking up the serenity. 

Bora Bora

Moving from the Indian Ocean to the Pacific Ocean, Bora Bora is another magnificent overwater bungalow destination. The lovely French Polynesian island is located at the center of a lagoon and a coral reef, and it offers an incredible variety of luxurious seaside resorts. 


Also in French Polynesia, Tahiti is one of the most famous beach vacay destinations in the world. Staying in an overwater bungalow in Tahiti means waking up to endless turquoise every morning, and there are plenty of options to choose from.