When to visit Bora Bora

Acting as an extremely popular island for North American honeymooning couples and the romantically inclined, Bora Bora has both its high season and the largest crowds during the months of June and July. With that said, for those with a choice of when to go there are probably better times of year, this of course being dependent on your goals. We’ll dive into all of this down below.

When to visit Bora Bora
Getting to Bora Bora

Because of its popularity, you’ll find that Bora Bora is easily considered to be one of the most beautiful tropical destinations you could visit. Part of the island’s appeal is both the remoteness and solitude that it offers, which will serve you very well, especially if you’re traveling to the region for a honeymoon trip. With this said, the downside with being so remote is that Bora Bora is not a place that can be reach quickly or, cheaply for that matter, unless you are already in French Polynesia to began with.

Getting to Bora Bora
7 Maldives water-villa resorts with amazing off-season rates

When you began researching both pricing and the popularity of a certain region, you’ll find that for the tropical Maldives, the high season for resort prices generally runs from December into April, with December and January standing in as the busiest months. This is because most Europeans take their winter break during this time period. The rest of the year is considered to be the “low season” for Maldives resorts, even though the Maldives weather is pretty much exactly the same the whole year round and therefore there is no best month to go to the Maldives in terms of climate.

7 Maldives water-villa resorts with amazing off-season rates
Cheapest Maldives water villas with glass floors

The Maldives, with their tropical inspired water bungalows, spa escapes, and adventurous activities, beckon travelers of all kinds from around the globe. Because of this, you’ll find lots of competition between the resorts in the region, with each one trying to outdo the other by offering their guests the best of the best through a selection of resort amenities and views. With all of the amenities offered, you’ll find that one of the most talked about amenities that certainly helps to separate certain overwater resorts from all the others is the presence of glass floors.

Cheapest Maldives water villas with glass floors
Editor’s Choice: 6 Best cheap Maldives water villa resorts

As there are nearly 80 different private-island water bungalow resorts in the Maldives, it would be extremely easy to spend a lot of time sorting through all the prices, features, and guest reviews to find the one that suits you best at a good price. Because we spent a few months sifting through this information, we’re now publishing our “Editor’s Choice” resort recommendations. This list is detailed to save you time finding both the best resort and best deal.

Editor’s Choice: 6 Best cheap Maldives water villa resorts
5 Best cheap Bora Bora and Moorea overwater resorts

Once you start planning your overwater bungalow vacation, you’ll find out rather quickly that there are several different islands to choose from. The most popular however, seem to be the islands that make up the South Pacific. In this tropical region, visitors will find tropical getaways that feel like they are straight out of a movie.

Unfortunately though, many people view the South Pacific as just a dream, due to the cost of traveling to and from, as well as the resorts themselves.

5 Best cheap Bora Bora and Moorea overwater resorts
Sandals chain opening new overwater resort in Saint Vincent

The famed Sandals resort chain is excitingly opening up yet another overwater resort in the Caribbean. Currently, the new resort, Sandals Saint Vincent, is planning on an opening date in March of 2024. With that, reservations are currently open, meaning that if you’d like to be one of the first to visit this 301 room resort that caters with overwater villas titled ‘Vincy Overwater Two-Story Villas’, then you’ll want to reserve your room now.

Sandals chain opening new overwater resort in Saint Vincent
Things to do in the Maldives for honeymooners

If you’re in the midst of planning your tropical honeymoon, then you’ve almost certainly looked into the Maldives already. This island nation is a great destination for pretty much anyone, but really wows the honeymooning crowd with stunning ocean views, private overwater suites, numerous romantic dining options, and spas that excel with different treatment and massage menus.

You’ll also quickly notice that there are plenty of things to do and see at each resort, though the activities listed below are the best suited for the more romantically inclined.

Things to do in the Maldives for honeymooners
Best overwater bungalows and villas for your honeymoon

If you’re at the very beginning of planning a tropical honeymoon, then you’re most likely a little overwhelmed with the sheer amount of accommodation options available to choose from around the entire world. Essentially, there’s a resort or hotel out there for everyone, meaning that it can be very hard to narrow your list down to a more manageable size.

However, if you’re interested in staying in an overwater resort for your upcoming honeymoon, then you’ll want to browse through the list of options that can be found below.

Best overwater bungalows and villas for your honeymoon
Maldives Water-Villa Resorts Near Malé Airport

With over 80 different water-villa resorts in the Maldives to choose from, you’ll find that the overwater villas here are spread out throughout the entire nation. You’ll also note that most of the oldest resorts opened up near the main international airport. On the other hand, most of the newer resorts are a long way away, making it so that you’ll need to take a sea-plane flight that can be both time consuming and a bit expensive.

Maldives Water-Villa Resorts Near Malé Airport