Whether they’re elevated over oceans, lakes, lagoons or rivers, there’s nothing quite like a romantic getaway or dream honeymoon in an overwater villa, where it’s just a few steps from your bedroom to the water. And while you might think that Bora Bora and the Maldives have the market covered, glam overwater bungalows actually grace the shores of plenty of other destinations across the globe – some of them quite unexpected.
Whether you prefer being elevated over oceans, lakes, lagoons, or rivers, these romantic overwater bungalows provide the perfect combination of privacy and luxury. From outdoor showers to private infinity pools, these resorts have everything you need for a truly unforgettable honeymoon or holiday experience.
Imagine waking up to the sound of gentle waves and stepping out onto your private deck to admire the turquoise waters below. Whether you choose a secluded paradise in Mexico or a hidden gem in Southeast Asia, these alternative overwater bungalows offer the perfect blend of luxury and natural beauty.