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Sandals Overwater Bungalows and Villas | Jamaica - St. Lucia - St. Vincent

Updated: Apr 23

Sandals Resorts Overwater Bungalows

Sandals overwater bungalows and villas provide guests with the most unique and personalized travel experience offered by Sandals Resorts. Located in the beautiful countries of Jamaica and St. Lucia and soon to debut in the Grenadines, modern luxury meets the tranquil beauty of the Caribbean Sea. Here each structure is a marvel of design providing you with an unforgettable stay directly above the water.

What Sets These Accommodations Apart:

Innovative Design and Architecture: Inspired by traditional palapa styles, Sandals Over the Water Bungalows and villas merge modernized luxury with exotic architectural elements that create a harmonious living space. Best of all, you're only less than a two hour flight from the United States!

Exclusive Features:

  • Glass floors provide direct views of the undersea environment.

  • Tranquility Soaking Tubs for two, offering a private, relaxing experience.

  • Hammocks suspended over the water, bringing you closer to the sea, in comfort.

  • Personalized butler service.

Sandals Overwater Bungalows are Located in Jamaica and St. Lucia:

These unique accommodations are available at:

  1. Sandals Royal Caribbean - Montego Bay, Jamaica

  2. Sandals Grande St. Lucian - Gros Islet, St. Lucia

  3. Sandals South Coast - Whitehouse, Jamaica

  4. Sandals St. Vincent - St. Vincent and the Grenadines (coming in 2024)

Offering a blend of privacy, luxury, and direct access to the Caribbean's clear waters, Sandals Resorts' overwater bungalows and villas are ideal for those seeking a special getaway. Whether it's for a romantic occasion or a luxurious escape from daily life, join us as we dive into the details of what makes these overwater accommodations a must-visit destination for travelers.

At Rivage Travel, we specialize in Sandals Resorts and have been recognized as one of their top travel advisors in the United States. As a Sandals Chairman's Royal Club Diamond Elite travel expert, we hope this guide helps your decision making just a little easier. We'll also share our insider knowledge to help create the perfect travel experience for your vacation, honeymoon or destination wedding.

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- Jonathan & Angela


Sandals Overwater Bungalow - Montego Bay

The Best of Caribbean Luxury

Sandals Resorts' overwater bungalows and villas represent the pinnacle of Caribbean luxury, setting a new standard for an all-inclusive experience. Designed with the traveler in mind, these structures offer features that elevate the vacation experience to new heights. With every element being carefully chosen to ensure you enjoy both comfort and elegance you'll find each one is seamlessly integrated with the natural beauty of the Caribbean.

Architectural Elegance and Modern Comfort

The innovative use of natural materials, along with state-of-the-art amenities, creates a living space that is both sophisticated and inviting.

Key Features:

  • Tranquility Soaking Tub for Two: Each bungalow and villa includes a private soaking tub, offering a secluded haven for relaxation and romance.

  • Over-the-Water Hammock: Perfect for couples, the hammock provides a unique vantage point to enjoy the serene waters of the Caribbean.

  • Outdoor Shower and Swim-Up Platform: These features enhance the connection with the surrounding sea and allow guests to enjoy the outdoors in privacy and comfort.

  • Sea-Through Glass Floors: These transparent floor sections are a highlight of the accommodations. They let guests view the vibrant marine life below without leaving their rooms.

Idyllic Location and Views

Located at some of the most picturesque locations in Jamaica and St. Lucia, these overwater accommodations offer breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea. The strategic placement ensures that guests enjoy the luxury of their rooms and the captivating beauty of their surroundings.

  • Breathtaking Sunrises and Sunsets: The orientation of the bungalows and villas allows guests to experience the Caribbean sunrises and sunsets, creating unforgettable moments for couples in love.

  • Direct Access to the Water: Each accommodation is designed to provide guests with immediate access to the water. Jump in for your morning swim or go snorkeling from your private villa.

A New Standard in Luxury Accommodations

Sandals Resorts has redefined luxury accommodations in the Caribbean with these overwater bungalows and villas. By combining design, comfort, and direct engagement with the natural environment, they offer an experience beyond traditional luxury travel.


Sandals Resorts Overwater Bungalow - South Coast

Key Features of Sandals Overwater Bungalows

Overwater bungalows at Sandals Resorts are distinguished by several key features. These amenities and design elements are crafted to enhance the natural beauty of the Caribbean while providing guests with comfort, privacy, and a touch of elegance.

Sea-Through Glass Floors

One of the most captivating features of these bungalows is the sea-through glass floors. These transparent floor panels offer a window to the marine life below and allows guests to observe the underwater world at any time of day or night.

  • Day and Night Ocean Viewing: The glass floors, enhanced with lighting, provide clear views of the sea's inhabitants.

  • Integration with Nature: This feature emphasizes the seamless blend of indoor luxury with the natural wonders of the Caribbean.

Tranquility Soaking Tub for Two

Designed for relaxation, the Tranquility Soaking Tub is a staple of the overwater bungalows. Positioned for privacy and scenic views, these tubs are ideal retreats for couples seeking a peaceful moment together.

  • Privacy and Comfort: The tubs on the bungalow's expansive patio offer a private setting for relaxation.

  • Scenic Views: Each tub is positioned to maximize views of the surrounding sea.

Over-the-Water Hammock

The over-the-water hammock is a signature feature that brings guests closer to the sea in unparalleled comfort. Suspended just above the water's surface, it provides a unique place for relaxation and connection to the Caribbean's serene environment.

  • Unique Relaxation Experience: Offers a distinctive lounging option. Combining the comfort of a traditional hammock with the gentle movements of the sea.

  • Perfect for Couples: Designed to accommodate two. This is an ideal spot for couples to unwind together, lulled by the sounds of the water.

Personalized Sandals Butler Service

Personalized butler service elevates the guest experience to the highest level of hospitality. It ensures that every detail of your stay is handled with care and precision. Trained to the exacting standards of the Guild of Professional Butlers, these dedicated professionals provide discreet, tailored service throughout your stay.

  • Attention to Detail: From luxury transfers in your private BMW, to unpacking luggage and arranging room service and red lane spa treatments, your butler caters to every need gracefully and efficiently.

  • Customized Experience: The butler service personalizes your stay, making recommendations and arrangements that reflect your preferences and desires.

Direct Access to the Water

Each bungalow is thoughtfully designed to provide direct access to the turquoise waters of the Caribbean.

  • Swim-up platforms offer a convenient entry point to the water, inviting guests to dive in and explore the sea's beauty up close.

  • Integration with the Environment: Direct water access underscores the bungalows' harmonious relationship with the surrounding marine environment, encouraging guests to immerse themselves in the Caribbean's natural beauty.

Overwater bungalows at Sandals Resorts offer an intimate and immersive luxury accommodation experience. Each villa is designed to connect guests with the stunning beauty of the Caribbean in unparalleled comfort and style.


Jamaica Overwater Bungalow

Premier Locations in Jamaica and St. Lucia

Here's a closer look at the three exclusive Sandals Resorts where you can experience these remarkable overwater accommodations.

Sandals Royal Caribbean - Overwater Bungalow

Sandals Royal Caribbean

A Fusion of International Charm and Tropical Elegance

Location Highlights: This resort in Montego Bay offers a unique blend of British heritage and Caribbean vibes. Guests can enjoy the private island off the coast, adding a layer of privacy and seclusion.

Exclusive Features in a Heart Shaped Formation: Sandals Royal Caribbean overwater bungalows are renowned for their appointments and breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea. With a private plunge pool with infinity ledge and glass floors, they offer an immersive ocean experience.

Sandals Grande St Lucian - Overwater Bungalow

Sandals Grande St. Lucian

Panoramic Views in a Protected Cove

Location Highlights: Located on its own peninsula, Sandals Grande St. Lucian is known for offering panoramic views of historic Fort Rodney and Rodney Bay. The calm waters of the cove provide the perfect backdrop for the overwater bungalows. For those looking at do water sports, you'll find some of the best scuba diving in the Caribbean in St. Lucia!

Exclusive Features: These bungalows feature expansive patios with Sandals signature Tranquility Soaking Tubs and over-the-water hammocks, perfect for soaking in the stunning surroundings in complete tranquility.

Sandals SouthCoast - Overwater Bungalow

Sandals South Coast

Unspoiled Natural Beauty

Location Highlights: Set within a 500-acre nature preserve, Sandals South Coast boasts a unique over-the-water chapel alongside its luxurious bungalows. This resort offers a serene escape, with pristine beaches and untouched natural beauty.

Exclusive Features in a Heart Shaped Formation: The overwater bungalows here showcase elegance and privacy, featuring sea-through glass floors, a private soaking tub, and direct access to crystal-clear waters.

Sandals Overwater Bungalows Jamaica Price: Staying in these overwater accommodations comes with a premium, reflecting the unparalleled luxury and exclusivity of the experience. Prices start from $1,228 per person per night at Sandals South Coast.

Each location has been carefully selected to offer guests the luxury and comfort that Sandals Resorts' is renowned for. These overwater accommodations provide an intimate connection with the Caribbean's most beautiful landscapes and seascapes. Whether you're drawn to Jamaica's culture or St. Lucia's stunning natural beauty, these exclusive locations promise an unforgettable travel experience combining the best Caribbean hospitality with the unique charm of overwater living.


Over the water Villas - Jamaica

Over-the-Water Villas: The Ultimate in Luxury

Within the space luxurious Caribbean accommodations, Sandals Resorts' Over-the-Water Villas stand out as the best of luxury and exclusivity. Positioned at Sandals Royal Caribbean in Montego Bay, Jamaica, these villas are a first-of-their-kind innovation in the Caribbean. Designed for discerning travelers seeking an unparalleled experience, these villas offer a unique blend of privacy and sophistication with a direct connection to the natural beauty of the Caribbean Sea.

Innovative Luxury and Design

Sandals Over-the-Water Villas are a marvel of modern architecture and luxury, seemingly floating on the crystal-clear turquoise sea. Drawing inspiration from Tahiti-style bungalows, these villas offer guests their own private sanctuary, with every detail tailored to provide an indulgent escape.

Key Design Features:

  • See-Through Glass Floors: Guests can marvel at the marine life swimming below from the comfort of their villa.

  • Private Infinity Pool and Whirlpool: Each villa has its own infinity pool, which blends seamlessly with the horizon, and a whirlpool, offering guests a private oasis to relax and enjoy the panoramic ocean views.

  • Outdoor Shower and Hammock for Two: The villa's intimate connection with its surroundings is underscored by an outdoor shower and a spacious hammock suspended over the water. These features provide a unique way to enjoy the Caribbean's natural beauty.

A New Dimension of All-Inclusive Luxury

Sandals' Over-the-Water Villas have transformed the concept of all-inclusive luxury, offering guests privacy, and attention to detail beyond traditional resort experiences.

Exclusive Services Include:

  • Personalized Butler Service: Each villa is assigned a personal butler. Trained to the highest standards, they'll attend to every need, ensuring a stay that is as effortless as it is luxurious.

  • Water Taxi Service: To enhance the feeling of exclusivity and privacy, guests have access to a private water taxi, making trips to and from the main resort effortless and scenic.

Ultimate Privacy and Serenity

The villas are designed not just for luxury but also for a serene and utterly private escape. Here, guests can enjoy the tranquility of their surroundings without interruption, making for a truly personalized and secluded vacation experience.

  • Direct Ocean Access: Each villa offers direct access to the water, inviting guests to swim, snorkel, or bask in the sun steps away from their room.

  • Unrivaled Ocean Views: The villas' prime location feature stunning, unobstructed views of the Caribbean Sea, providing the perfect backdrop for a romantic getaway or a peaceful retreat.

Starting from $2,358 per person per night, the Over-the-Water Villas at Sandals Royal Caribbean represents the ultimate luxury Caribbean vacation.


Sandals South Coast - Overwater Bungalows

Last Thoughts on Overwater Bungalows at Sandals Resorts

The Overwater Bungalows and Villas at Sandals Resorts encapsulate the essence of Caribbean luxury. They offer an exclusive retreat for those who seek to combine the serenity of the sea with unparalleled comfort. Through their innovative design, thoughtful amenities, and breathtaking locations in Jamaica and St. Lucia, these room categories stand as a testament to Sandals Resorts' commitment to providing extraordinary vacation experiences.

From the privacy of the Over-the-Water Villas at Sandals Royal Caribbean to the panoramic beauty of Sandals Grande St. Lucian and the natural splendor of Sandals South Coast, guests can choose their ideal version of paradise.

We invite you to discover the Caribbean in a way only Sandals can offer. Whether celebrating a special occasion or simply treating yourself to the luxury you deserve, the Overwater Bungalows and Villas await to enchant you with their beauty and tranquility.


About the Authors

Jonathan & Angela

Jonathan and Angela

Based out of Atlanta, GA Rivage Travel is a boutique travel consultant group dedicated to providing personalized travel experiences. Owned by husband and wife duo Jonathan and Angela, our love for travel brought us together during a trip to Sydney, Australia. Our work is based on over 15 years of professional experience, hundreds of hours of travel industry certifications and training. We've been honored by Sandals Resorts as a top US travel agent with their highest honor of a Sandals Chairman's Club Diamond Elite travel expert and look forward to using our experience to earn your business today and in the future.



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