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These Coolest Underwater Hotels and Resorts Will Take Your Breath Away 

Underwater Suite Atlantis The Palm Dubai

World’s Coolest Underwater Hotels and Resorts

The world’s coolest hotels and resorts can be found underwater! There’s something magical about seeing what really lies beneath. These hotels are submerged underwater either under the sea or an abandoned quarry. All these underwater hotels underwent meticulous construction to ensure the safety of the guests and employees.

Atlantis The Palm Dubai Underwater Suite
Atlantis The Palm Dubai Underwater Suite

Here are some of those hotels in case you’re feeling brave.

InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland, China

Shimao Wonderland Intercontinental
Shimao Wonderland Intercontinental

Location: Songjiang, Shanghai, China

The site of this underwater hotel is an old quarry. It’s the first of its kind materialized by Shanghai Shimao Group and managed by Intercontinental Hospitality Group. The hotel is being built by British firm Atkins. It features 380 rooms and 2 underwater levels of a restaurant and guestrooms looking out of the water. An artificial lake is created and guests can enjoy extreme sports like rock climbing and bungee jumping. This futuristic hotel will open in late 2018.

Per Aquum Huvafen Fushi, Maldives

Per Aquum Huvafen Fushi Underwater Hotels
Per Aquum Huvafen Fushi Underwater Hotels

Address: North Malé Atoll, Maldives

Price per night starts at USD1090 via Agoda

One of the most visited beaches in the world is located in the Maldives. It’s also in Maldives that you’ll find the next underwater hotel in the list. This boutique hotel offers a private beach, snorkeling activities, swimming in their infinity pool and their spa. Their spa is where you can get the view of the water below. When you’re lucky, you’ll see schools of fishes passing by.

Atlantis the Palm, Dubai

Underwater Suite Atlantis The Palm Dubai
Underwater Suite Atlantis The Palm Dubai

Address: Crescent Rd – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 4 426 2000

Discounted Price per night starts at USD344 via Agoda

The Middle East never fails to impress with their state-of-the-art structures and man-made islands. In Dubai, Atlantis The Palm is one of the luxurious hotels one can stay in. You won’t easily know how much their Underwater Signature Suite Is. You’ll need to submit your information then they will contact you for details. This exclusive suite can give you the most stunning underwater views. If you can’t stay at the suite, you can also buy a ticket to roam their Lost Chambers Aquarium. This luxury property is rated as one of the world’s best underwater hotels.

Anantara Kihavah Villas, Maldives

Anantara Kihavah Villas photo via FB Page
Anantara Kihavah Villas photo via FB Page

Address: Kihavah Huravalhi Island, 20215, Maldives
Telephone: +960 660-1020

Lowest Price per night starts at USD1130 via Agoda

While the resort and its other facilities are above water, it’s really their restaurant that attracts many. Besides the crystal clear waters of the Maldives, you’ll experience, you can have a clear view of the ocean floor at the restaurant. The delicious meals can be paired with wine which will come from the underwater cellar. As you finish your meal with your travel buddy, you’d be amazed at how many live creatures dancing in front of your eyes.

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island, Maldives

Underwater Luxury Hotel Room at Conrad Rangali Island Resort
Underwater Luxury Hotel Room at Conrad Rangali Island Resort

Address: Rangali Island, Rangali 20077, Maldives
Phone Number: +960 668-0629

Discounted Price per night starts at USD392 via Agoda

It seems that underwater restaurants are the thing in the Maldives. It may not be the whole resort but this place is still worth checking out its cool restaurant which seats 12 persons. What you’ll see are vibrant coral gardens and fishes swimming by. This restaurant is where you can truly indulge as they serve a six-course set dinner menu. You may not be swimming underwater when you sleep but at least you got to see the ocean floor while you eat.

It might be daunting to think that you’ll be in some sort of interaction with sea creatures as you look outside your glass windows but think about the colorful corals and other species you can see. Each of these resorts and hotels offers the best adventures underwater. Try it out now and have the time of your life.

Do you know other Underwater Hotels and Resorts that should be included on the list? Please feel free to suggest by posting a comment below. Thank you!

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Written by Melo Villareal

Melo Villareal is the Online Publisher of He is an Accountant by profession who left the corporate world at the age of 23 to explore his beautiful country and the rest of the world. Today, Melo works as a part-time Social Media Manager for local and international clients. His full-time work focuses on discovering interesting culture, explore different cuisines and take memorable photos from local and international destinations he's visiting.

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