Vietnam’s secret island paradise is none other than the elusive Phu Quoc. Cloaked in a dense jungle, what lies beyond the verdant vegetation is unparalleled views of the Gulf of Thailand hemmed with sandy white beaches.

Phu Quoc has steadily evolved from a sleepy languid fishing village to a clandestine island escape for sun-seekers throughout the year, littered with beach-fronting resorts for the perfect getaway.

If you’re looking for a tropical beach getaway that hasn’t already been filled with throngs of tourists, check into one of these beach resorts in Phu Quoc, Vietnam. Here, experience first hand the modern luxuries that they have to offer as you soak up the balmy breeze and the view of the sparkling turquoise waters, all with a glass of Mai Tai in hand.

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Nam Nghi Phu Quoc

Guests of Nam Nghi Phu Quoc are blessed with stunning sunrise and sundown views in each of their 114 rooms and suites. The intimate luxury resort lies on the peaceful Coral Peninsula, framed with lush foliage and the tranquil sea. Other than dining at Tree House, an intimate dining experience nestled in beneath a banyan tree, Nam Nghi also offers bespoke experiences for guests. Indulge in a romantic candlelit dinner along the sands, or even a tipple a two on one of the resort’s pontoon boats. Your wish is their desire.

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Eden Resort

Just a 20-minute drive from the airport lies Eden Resort, a modern resort brimming with Indochine charm. Each of their 166 rooms and bungalows is fitted with views of either the ocean or the lush gardens at the back. With two beach-facing international restaurants and a beach bar to boot, guests of Eden Resort can be sure that they are spoilt for choice with their wide range of western and local dishes.

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La Veranda Resort Phu Quoc - MGallery

La Veranda Resort Phú Quốc is an exciting combination of classical and stylish Vietnamese themes that pays homage to a storied past. The mansion is built in a charming 1920s French colonial style that brings guests back to a forgotten age of elegance and is a delightful centrepiece to the beachside property. Each of its 70 enchanting rooms and suites is decorated with hand-painted mosaic tiles, period collectables and artworks, complete with comfortable four-poster king-size beds.

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InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort

Complete with 459 elegant rooms, suites and villas, InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort is a refined property surrounded by verdant hills overlooking the azure ocean. It also features a secluded private beach just for guests of InterContinental. Guests can expect island luxury infused with heartfelt warmth from the service staff, who will contact you 48 hours before check-in to take care of any needs and preferences ahead of your arrival.

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Premier Village Phu Quoc Resort

Just at the southern tip of Phu Quoc island lies Premier Village Phu Quoc Resort, a private getaway set in tropical surroundings of the balmy sun, sea and sky. Each of their 217 villas stretch across the length of the peninsula, ensuring undisturbed views for every guest. If the two pristine beaches are not your cup of tea, immerse yourself in their multi-layer swimming pool that extends across the entire resort.

Jocelyn Tan
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Jocelyn Tan is a travel and design writer. She's probably indulging in serial killer podcasts or reading one too many books on East Asian history. When she actually gets to travel, you can find her attempting to stuff her entire wardrobe into her luggage. Yes, she's a chronic over-packer.