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Fiji overwater bungalows
Enjoy a private stay above the waves.
Fall asleep to the lullaby of lagoon waters lapping beneath your villa, watch the sunset from your private deck and consider the marine life among coral reefs your neighbors.
Most water villas are located inside luxury island resorts where you can spend your days leapfrogging from spa to swim-up cocktail bar to beach and back again.
Top Fiji overwater bungalows
1. Likuliku Lagoon Resort
Enjoy Likuliku, meaning "calm waters" and submerged reefs surrounding 10 stilted villas or bures.
Price: From $1,507 per night
- Located on Malolo Island
- Authentic design – Vesi floors and woven magi magi art
- House of Dreams spa
- Fijian restaurant
- Two bars
2. Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay
This resort's overwater villas sets you over the cerulean blue lagoon where you can enjoy the view from your private deck.
Price: Overwater bungalows available from about $800 per night. Lagoon view rooms start at around $250.
- Infinity pool
- Swim-up bar
- Three restaurants
- Design inspired by indigenous architecture
3. Koro Sun Resort & Rainforest Spa
Lagoon accommodations on the island of Vanua Levu offer floating bures or villas raised high on rocky promontory with ladders.
Price: From $861 per night, including breakfast
- Two restaurants, three bars
- Free activities like guided snorkeling
- Adult-only accommodation areas
- Barefoot golf course
4. Musket Cove Island Resort
Located in the Mamanuca Islands, choose from six villas with private lanais — decks overlooking the water — or check out its 55 dreamy open-concept bungalows.
Price: From $344 per night
- Three eateries
- Onsite bar
- Free activities like cooking classes and village tours
- Welcome coconut water with handmade Fiji clay bead necklace
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Conrad Bora Bora Nui
Conrad Bora Bora Nui blends luxurious comfort with Polynesian tradition to offer an authentic, romantic island experience.
Price: From $1,176 per night
- Overwater hammocks
- Onsite restaurant, spa and fitness center
- Tennis courts
- Private island for picnics and snorkeling
- Cultural activities like ukulele and Tahitian lessons
Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa
Dive, dine and unwind in utter bliss at this 5-star hotel southwest of Sri Lanka in the Arabian sea. You'll take a speed boat from the airport to relax on this private island in the Maldives with its own lagoon.
Price: From $625 per night
- Five restaurants
- 24/7 fitness center
- Diving excursions to a shipwreck
- Coral reef regeneration initiative
- Champagne breakfast available
Constance Le Prince Maurice
West of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean, you'll find this idyllic hideaway situated on a private peninsula in Mauritius. Each villa was designed with a sense of qi in mind, so you can relax in perfect harmony.
Price: From $608 per night
- Designed by Jean Marc Eynaud
- Infinity pool
- 18-hole golf course with free access to the green
- Restaurant with world-class chef
How did we choose these bungalows?
We chose the bungalows on our list by comparing star ratings, price ranges, key amenities and location. Prices are based on standard room rates as of January 2020. Prices change often and should be used only as a general guide. You might find stronger deals on hotels from third-party sites.
Is there anything more relaxing than reclining over gentle waves, far from the deafening hustle of city streets and crowded towns? Treat yourself to an overwater stay in Fiji — or another exotic destination — and compare airlines to save on your flight.
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