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Best Overwater Bungalows in Bora Bora and Moorea, Tahiti

Bora Bora is famous for luxury resorts with villas over the lagoon. For a romantic getaway or dream honeymoon, try one of these beautiful overwater bungalows in Bora Bora and Moorea in the Islands of Tahiti.

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Four Seasons Bora Bora

A stay at the Four Seasons is like walking into your favorite photo of an overwater bungalow in Tahiti. The choices that the Four Seasons offers -- nearly 100 bungalows with various views of Mount Otemanu, the lagoon, the beach and more -- make this luxury resort a must on your wish list. With so many amenities throughout the resort, the Four Seasons is one of the most romantic resorts in the world, yet it also made the ISLANDS Best Islands for Families top 10 ranking too.

See more photos and info at fourseasons.com/borabora.

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Four Seasons Bora Bora

Like everything at the Four Seasons, the infinity pool dovetails perfectly with the overwater bungalows and the vista of Mount Otemanu.

See more photos and info at fourseasons.com/borabora.

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Four Seasons Bora Bora

The lagoon really is that blue. Some overwater bungalows have glass floors so you can see the fish swimming below. It's like snorkeling without the snorkel mask.

See more photos and info at fourseasons.com/borabora.

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The St. Regis Bora Bora Resort

ISLANDS photographer Zach Stovall recently visited the St. Regis in Bora Bora, capturing the overwater bungalows here from every angle possible. He has many, many more photos to come. Stay tuned.

See more photos and info at starwoodhotels.com.

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The St. Regis Bora Bora Resort

With so many photos of overwater bungalows, the focus is usually on the exterior. But like at the St. Regis Bora Bora Resort, the interiors of these luxury villas can be just as stunning as the view.

See more photos and info at starwoodhotels.com.

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Le Meridien Bora Bora

We love this resort and we love this photo.

See more photos and info at lemeridien-borabora.com.

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Le Meridien Bora Bora

The underwater world is an easy snorkeling trip. Just step off the deck of your overwater bungalow.

See more photos and info at lemeridien-borabora.com.

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Le Meridien Bora Bora

You want to be there right now, don't you?

See more photos and info at lemeridien-borabora.com.

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Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort & Spa

As if the views from the overwater bungalows themselves weren't spectacular enough, just lounging here on the beach as you gaze out at these water villas is itself a dream come true.

See more photos and info at the Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort website.

Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort

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Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort & Spa

If you have the chance, jump into an outrigger for a fun paddle through the lagoon. The local Tahitians are very, very good at outrigger racing and can give you some pointers -- not that this is a race.

See more photos and info at the Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort website.

Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort

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Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort & Spa

About 50 overwater bungalows stretch out into the water, with majestic Polynesian architecture woven into the styling throughout the resort.

See more photos and info at the Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort website.

Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort

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Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort and Spa

When the ISLANDS editors first saw this photo, even they gasped. "Does that overwater bungalow have two stories?!" Indeed it does.

See more photos and info at hilton.com.

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Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort and Spa

We also collectively gasped at this interior photo of the overwater bungalows here. Oh my.

See more photos and info at hilton.com.

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InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa

The InterContinental's offerings in Bora Bora fit the iconic vacation to Tahiti -- overwater bungalows reaching into the picture-perfect lagoons.

See more photos and info on the InterContinental website.

InterContinental

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InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa

While the Deep Ocean Spa is the showcase offering here, the bungalows are epic.

See more photos and info on the InterContinental website.

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InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa

The staff here suggests this for your perfect day: breakfast on your bungalow deck overlooking the lagoon, afternoon on a private beach, evening on a sunset cruise. Sounds more than perfect.

See more photos and info on the InterContinental website.

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InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa

Each water villa has its own shaded terrace, sun lounges and private pontoon.

See more photos and info on the InterContinental website.

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Hotel Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island

Scheduled to re-open in September 2012, this resort has everything you could wish for: overwater bungalows off of a private island in Bora Bora.

See more photos and info on the Sofitel website.

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Hotel Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island

The private island itself is worth exploring, with its full 360-degree views of the lagoon and its own natural botanical garden.

See more photos and info on the Sofitel website.

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InterContinental Le Moana Bora Bora

Le Moana's 50 overwater bungalows reach out into the lagoon with unique Polynesian designs that complement the cultural offerings of the resort, including pandanus weaving and mother of pearl engraving.

See more photos and info on the InterContinental website.

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InterContinental Le Moana Bora Bora

Your arrival at these overwater bungalows is one of the best lifetime memories of a trip to Bora Bora. It truly is like you're stepping into the photos of your dreams.

See more photos and info on the InterContinental website.

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InterContinental Le Moana Bora Bora

One of the premium services offered is valet service for your overwater bungalow. We highly recommend taking advantage of that. After you've settled in on this sundeck, you won't want to leave it.

See more photos and info on the InterContinental website.

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InterContinental Le Moana Bora Bora

As if these overwater bungalows weren't among the most romantic getaways in the world, the scene gets even more inspiring at sunset.

See more photos and info on the InterContinental website.

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Moorea Pearl Resort and Spa

While Bora Bora is the most iconic setting for overwater bungalows, nearby Moorea is just as stunning.

See more photos and info on the Moorea Pearl Resort website.

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Moorea Pearl Resort

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Moorea Pearl Resort and Spa

Moorea's first hotel was built on this site by the Bali Hai Boys. ISLANDS will have their story in a future issue of the magazine and here on islands.com. In the meantime, feel free to daydream about plunging into this pool.

See more photos and info on the Moorea Pearl Resort website.

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Moorea Pearl Resort and Spa

ISLANDS editors have visited Tahiti's overwater bungalows on solo trips (we are working, after all). Big mistake. These are the most romantic resorts in the world. Go with someone you love.

See more photos and info on the Moorea Pearl Resort website.

Flip through our new Tahiti photo book, as seen on the ISLANDS Wish List.

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Moorea Pearl Resort

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Moorea Pearl Resort and Spa

The 28 overwater bungalows here are equipped with everything you need: spectacular view from the sundeck, glass floor, air conditioning and minibar. There's also a satellite flat-screen TV. Try not to turn it on.

See more photos and info on the Moorea Pearl Resort website.

Moorea Pearl Resort

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Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa

The Hilton's setting here on Moorea between two bays is breathtaking itself, let alone seeing the views and stepping into the lagoon from your private terrace.

See more photos and info at the Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort website.

Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort

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InterContinental Moorea Resort & Spa

This is what an overwater bungalow is all about.

See more photos and info on the InterContinental Moorea Resort website.

InterContinental Moorea

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Hotel Sofitel Moorea Ia Ora Beach Resort

ISLANDS photographer Zach Stovall recently visited the overwater bungalows of the Hotel Sofitel Moorea. We're going through his mountains of amazing images for an ISLANDS Wish List feature for an upcoming issue of the magazine and islands.com. For now, here's a sneak peek of what's to come.

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