Bora Bora is a paradise for those who want to stay in an overwater bungalow. Imagine waking up to the sound of the ocean and the clear lagoon around you. You have the option to either jump in the ocean and enjoy a swim or soak up the sun at the dock. Or, you can watch the fish from the glass floor of the bungalow. Paradise.
Overwater bungalows can be serene and beautiful by their very nature. There are a few budget options, but they are available. Each has its own unique elements and features.
Le Bora Bora at Pearl Resorts
Le Bora Bora By Pearl Resorts offers luxury and amenities with 108 suites. There are three restaurants, a bar and a dive center.
Motu Tevairoa is the resort’s location. It is ten minutes away from Vaitape and fifteen minutes from Vaitape. The resort’s 50 overwater bungalows have been recently renovated.
Staying at the resort will include complimentary kayaks and stand up paddleboards. Each of the bungalows overwater features bedrooms, ensuite bathrooms and a partially covered sundeck.
This resort is great value for money. It’s also ideal if you need a little privacy with easy access to the mainland. The resort offers free rides to the island during the day, and charges a small fee at night.
InterContinental Bora Bora Le Moana Resort
The InterContinental Bora Bora Bora Resort has 50 overwater bungalows. It is located on the southern side of the main Island, near Matira Beach, which has been deemed the most beautiful beach anywhere in the world.
This resort is located on the main island, which gives it a unique vibe. Visitors can access all amenities easily and feel more connected than others. It is only 8 km from Vaitape (the main island city).
If you are budget conscious, this is a great choice for an overwater bungalow. Although still stunning, Intercontinental Bora Bora Le Moana may not be as extravagant as some other spots. This will make it a bit more affordable.
This resort offers a variety of amenities, including air conditioning, private balconyies, an exclusive beach and complimentary snorkeling and kayaking equipment. There are also two restaurants.
Conrad Bora Bora Nui
Conrad Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa, located on Motu To’opua next to a secluded gulf, is an award-winning resort that offers high-end luxury services. This resort boasts the longest beach stretch in Bora Bora (the fine white sand is heavenly), six restaurants and is only steps away from a coral reef.
Guests will be welcomed by a designated island host. They will receive complimentary packing and unpacking services, drink delivery, laundry service, and resort tours.
Each private bungalow has easy access to the lagoon and retractable windows. There are also spacious bathtubs, overwater hammocks and minibars. It doesn’t have views of Mount Otemanu or glass flooring.
The St. Regis Bora Bora Hotel
The St. Regis Bora Bora boasts 48 overwater suites, making it one of the most luxurious examples of luxury. You can expect privacy and exceptional service at this hotel. There is a team available 24 hours a days and one dedicated staff member for each bungalow.
These bungalows are as luxurious as the service. Even the smallest ones measure over 1,500 square feet. The interiors are modern and elegant with a light, airy feeling throughout.
This resort offers direct lagoon access and also has a spa, fitness center, spa. There are four restaurants, private swimming pools, surround sound systems and surround sound systems. St. Regis caters to an older, more active crowd while Le Bora Bora is all about luxury, upscale, and mature.
InterContinental Bora Bora & Thalasso Spa
The InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Spa, a 5-star resort, has 84 bungalows overwater. It offers luxury and fun with three restaurants and two bars. There are gorgeous suites and themed nights.
Each bungalow is home to a separate bedroom and a living room. Outdoor freshwater showers, floor to ceiling windows, sustainable Sea Water Air Condition, and glass-bottomed cabins are just a few of the features you will find here. Although technically this is a sister hotel to Le Moana Resort, it’s much more sophisticated. Also, the resort faces Mount Otemanu, which offers breathtaking views.