A good island resort will make your summer vacation in Vietnam so much better. A perfect Vietnam island resort should provide a wonderful location and unmatched amenities. And here is your list of the best.
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Best Resorts in Cat Ba Island
Cat Ba Sunrise Resort
Always one of the best choice for travelers when visiting Cat Ba Island, Cat Ba Sunrise Resort is known for its perfect location and luxurious amenities. Nested in a sandy cove protected by ancient karst cliffs, this resort offers a real retreat to nature.
The resort focuses in guests’ comfort and dining experience. Outdoor facilities include a sparkling pool and Jacuzzi, esthetic floral grounds, beachfront bar and direct access to a pristine beach and a spectacular stiff-side walkway.
Cat Ba Island Resort & Spa
Cat Ba Island Resort & Spa is a 4-star resort, boasting a beautiful beachfront and luxurious services and amenities. This is also a resort that promote ecotourism and energy saving.
The location is also just convenient, only 500m away from Cat Ba’s central town. There are two outdoor swimming pools, buffet dining area and a private beach Cat Co 1. A spa center, Jacuzzi, tennis court and kids’ club are also available.
The resort style is generally elegant and at night is lit up beautifully.
Monkey Island Resort
Located just 15 minute boating from Cat Ba island, Monkey Island Resort is a perfect choice for those who are looking to be completely surrounded by nature – be it the sea or the mountain and forest (with monkeys, of course).
Monkey Island or Pineapple Island is known for its marvelous location – in Lan Ha Bay, a forest full of monkeys and wild pineapple trees. On this island, you can relax with leisure in the beautiful bungalows or enjoy swimming, kayaking to the islands nearby to your hear content or trekking up the mountain to see the monkeys.
Whale Island Resort – Best Island Resort in Nha Trang
Whale Island is a hidden gem nested in the beautiful Van Phong Bay, Nha Trang. It’s a paradise for those who are looking for a complete escape from the busy and bustling city life. Whale Island Resort offers a leisure stay if you want to spend the night on the island.
A lovely and green space with a nice and tranquil atmosphere will please everyone with a pleasant stay. There’re 35 rooms categorized into three levels: Standard Bungalow, Superior Bungalow and Family Bungalow overlooking either the sea or the garden. There are also a restaurant and a bar lounge.
Con Dao Resorts
Six Senses Con Dao
With crystalline waves and white sand for days, you’d be forgiven for thinking you had stumbled upon a Crusoe fantasy at this remote retreat. The resort’s untrammeled surrounds are part of a protected national marine park that extends throughout the Con Dao archipelago. Rather than mar the natural beauty of Con Son Island, Six Senses Con Dao sticks to an understated aesthetic reminiscent of a traditional fishing village. Underneath that minimalist-chic facade though, you’ll find state-of-the-art amenities including an award-winning spa and a sophisticated Asian-fusion eatery right on the beach.
Poulo Condor Boutique Resort & Spa
Poulo Condor Boutique offers an exquisite atmosphere and style for you stay you can’t find anywhere else in Vietnam. Situated on Con Dao Island, Poulo Condor Boutique enjoys an ideal location right beside a wide sandy beach of Vong Beach and at the footage of Chua Mountain.
With that nice setup, the accommodation is inspired by a harmonious blend of Vietnamese traditional design and French colonial heritage in 20th century. Each room is decorated in a bright, elegant style, dominated with the characteristics of a Vietnamese house during 40s-50s. The resort’s pool is about 450sqm – enough for you to enjoy your time and be close with the nature.
Resorts in Phu Quoc Island
Heralded as the region’s hottest up-and-coming destination for years, Phu Quoc has managed to retain its somnolent charms and chilled out vibes in spite of its rising popularity. Locals here still ply the waters in wooden craft and produce the finest fish sauce in the region, much as they have for generations.
Nestled among the palm-fringed shores, this graceful French Colonial-inspired manor exudes Old World elegance with its dark wood detailing and light-filled rooms. Abundant greenery lends an intimate atmosphere to the place, which feels at times like a private retreat despite its 70 guest rooms and suites.
Chen Sea Resort & Spa Phu Quoc
Luxury hotel group Centara Hotels & Resorts have opened the Chen Sea Resort & Spa Phu Quoc, the first Boutique Collection resort in Vietnam of its kind. The resort’s 12 pools and spa villas are all constructed from the timber of houses from the Vietnamese port city of Hoi An.
The building blocks of the former houses were shipped to the island of Phu Quoc and rebuilt as luxury holiday accommodation. With 36 villas, the resort is intimate and features a spa, ocean-facing swimming pool and tennis courts. Each villa has its own private terrace and views of the ocean.
Guests have two dining and drinking options. Il Ristorante, right at the seafront, serves Mediterranean cuisine and reflects Phu Quoc’s fishing heritage with a selection of fresh seafood dishes. For drinking the Ghe Lounge Bar offers a wide variety of international cocktails and beverages. Celebrating its proximity to the coastline, the resort offers a number of water sports such as windsurfing, kayaking, snorkeling and diving. The resort also has a 22ft sailing boat and speedboats available for exploring the coastline.