Dreaming Of An Overwater Bungalow? These Are The Most Affordable Splurges Out There

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Do you have a tropical item on your bucket list that you’ve always thought would be far out of your price range? Yes, overwater bungalows are the epitome of luxury. And yes, some of them can cost you upwards of $1,000 per night. But some of them clock in well below $500. So if you’re going to splurge, these bungalows below are on the more affordable side of exorbitantly expensive.

Reethi Beach Resort, Maldives: $318

Besides a beautiful waterfront view from one of the 30 villas, you’ll have a balcony that opens right up onto the sea. And once you’re done swimming in the ocean, you can rinse off in your rain shower.


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Royal Huahine, French Polynesia: $268

Although you can choose from beach, garden and overwater bungalows here, we think we know where you want to be. P.S. All the bungalows face west so you’ll have prime views at sunset.


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Avani Sepang Goldcoast Resort, Malaysia: $107

This enormous overwater bungalow resort has a total of 315 rooms, but the large size of the resort actually means you’ll feel even farther out in the middle of the sea.


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Punta Caracol Acqua-Lodge, Panama: $355

Right on the Caribbean Sea, this eco-focused resort offers chances to sit and watch the water, as well as activities like paddling around the ocean in a sea kayak.


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4 Rivers Floating Lodge, Cambodia: $232

Located in the Cardamoms Rainforest, this resort was built by using recycled materials and designed to fit into the natural surroundings. You can feel like part of the rainforest from the balcony in your bungalow.


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