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Best Hotels in Phu Quoc: Reside on Emerald Island, Jewel of the Sea

Phu Quoc Island is not much more than 500 kilometers squared, so the best hotels and resorts are mostly beachfront. The bountiful sea brings Phu Quoc its booming tourism and its international airport provides easy access. The top luxury 5-star and 4-star hotels and resorts get the best seaside views. However, there are other hotels and resorts offering great value and also cheap choices a little bit further inland.

Top Luxury Hotels and Resorts in Phu Quoc

Most of the best hotels and resorts in Phu Quoc are luxury private beachfront. Resorts have the best to offer in terms of tranquility, privacy, fine cuisine, and recreational activities. The further inland towards the center of Phu Quoc Island are more affordable choices.

*Inbound arrivals to Phu Quoc International Airport staying less than 30 days don’t require a visa.

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1. JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort & Spa

JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort

Key Notes

  • Quixotic design
  • Outdoor oceanfront pools
  • Furnished garden
  • Complimentary activities
  • Family-friendly

JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay Resort & Spa is a leader in terms of experiential luxury and hospitality. Its quixotic design by Bill Bensley immortalizes the world of Jean Baptiste Lamarck — a famous French evolutionary naturalist.

The Marriot goes out of its way to get you there. Seize on frequent packages for families and couples and enjoy complimentary airport transfer. At check-in, drinks and a resort tour by golf cart graciously await you. An evening shuttle to Phu Quoc Night Market will also get you out and about, but make sure to reserve a seat.

Choose from classic rooms and suites drenched in natural sunlight all with a luxury balcony and porcelain bathtub. Even better, rent your own private villa or indulge the fantasies of the 7-bedroomed Lamarck House — both with private pools.

There are 3 outdoor pools and a large beachfront garden for enjoying drinks off the sand. Down by the private beach, you’ll find inclusive stand-up paddleboards (SUPs), kayaks, surfboards, snorkels, life-vest for kids, and towels on hand.

The sumptuous buffet has a local and international spread, and breakfast is optional.  Dine to exquisite French cuisine in an ocean villa restaurant or relax to casual fair at the poolside grill and bar. Kids’ Club gets free ice cream from 5 to 6 pm.

Weekly complimentary activities include wine tasting, mixology cocktail and cooking classes, plus Hoi An lantern making workshops. Free bicycle tours will take you to Phu Quoc’s highlighted destinations.

2. Fusion Resort Phu Quoc

Fusion Resort Phu Quoc

Key Notes

  • Private villas with pools 
  • All-inclusive spa
  • In-villa dining
  • Kids and adult recreation
  • Free airport shuttle

Escape to Fusion Resort Phu Quoc to a pool villa, an all-inclusive top-notch spa, and a unique dining experience. You can reserve a one, two, and five-room villa with packages including lunch and dinner.

In true 5-star style, you can request breakfast a la carte any time of the day or evening! Have breakfast at your villa or the spa, on the beach, and even in a basket by your pool. The inclusive morning buffet in the resort hub hasn’t been available during pandemic periods.

There are fine dining restaurants that cover all periods of the day which also deliver to your villa. Romantic dinners on the beach and barbecues can also be arranged. The complimentary afternoon tea is a nice plus.

Top-class pampering and rejuvenation is the call of the day at Fusion. Don’t miss your daily inclusive spa treatment. For body-soul connection, there are scheduled yoga, meditation, and tai chi classes.

Fusion is a resort that’s both kids and adult-focused. There’s an adults-only spa pool by the river and a beachfront bar. Scheduled free activities include a variety of water and land sports. Only tennis costs extra. Kids’ club activities include badminton, fun crafts, kite flying, games, and sand castle making to name a few.

3. Salinda Resort Phu Quoc Island

Salinda Resort Phu Quoc Island

Key Notes

  • Environmental awareness
  • Decor art interior
  • Bar lounge with live music
  • Excellent restaurants
  • Kids’ club

Salinda Resort Phu Quoc Island is a beautiful boutique lodging with an eco-friendly approach to everything. The rocky walls throughout the resort act as natural thermoregulators. Environmental sustainability is maximized through minimal plastic use, recyclable amenities, and utilization of local resources.

The staff’s care and concern doesn’t stop at the daily housekeeping and turndown service for a good night’s sleep. They also organize beach clean-ups that extend to the nearby beaches and they always welcome more volunteers.

Rooms have themed wall art by Vietnamese artists, as does the gallery. Rent a villa and relax in your own garden, on the terrace, or in an en-suite bathtub by the window. Interconnecting rooms are subjected to request and availability. Upgrades and extensive-stay packages include roundtrip airport transfer.

Another highlight is the breakfast with free-flow sparkling wine, imported cheese, cold cuts, and freshly-baked bread. Salinda’s Italian and Indian restaurants have top-class chefs and guaranteed authentic cuisine. Thursday to Sunday are live music nights at the bar and cigar lounge.

Enjoy the eco salt-filtered pool and avoid eye irritation and dry skin. There’s a jacuzzi and a kids’ section. Complimentary yoga classes, pool tables, kayaks, and bicycles to ride around the island are available. The karaoke room only requires 2 hours of booking in advance.

4. La Veranda Resort Phu Quoc – MGallery

La Veranda Resort Phu Quoc

Key Notes

  • Exclusive wellness packages
  • Organic farm fresh food
  • Yoga and fitness trainers
  • Complimentary airport shuttle
  • Live music with dining

La Veranda Resort Phu Quoc is a 1920s French colonial-style mansion surrounded by lush gardens by a private beach. The journey here is one to wellness and wholeness amid old-style elegance. 

Rejuvenate in their organic spa with 8 luxurious treatment rooms, or choose one of  6 curated wellness journeys lasting a day or up to a week. Wellness facilities include a full-spectrum infrared sauna, Red Dao bath, Swedish sauna, steam room, and hydrotherapy.

The resort operates an organic farm which helps supply their two restaurants. The beachfront patio Le Jardin serves up Mediterranean salads, Western fare, Asian favorites, and Vietnamese classics. The Vietnamese – French fusion restaurant is a treat and also staffed by an award-winning team of chefs. 

Their breakfast spread, or a la cart during pandemic periods, is something to wake up to. The atmospheric colonial-style bar shakes up garden-inspired cocktails using ingredients from their organic farm. There are also afternoon treats, courtesy of housekeeping.

For fitness, you can book one of their professional trainers, or workout by yourself. At the beach, there are free kayaks. The outdoor saltwater pool also has a kids’ section and jacuzzis. If you want to get out and about, there’s a shuttle to the famous Sao beach.

5. Chen Sea Resort & Spa Phu Quoc

Chen Sea Resort Phu Quoc

Key Notes

  • 4-star studio and bedroom villas 
  • Outdoor rain showers
  • Many free activities
  • Yoga, sailing, diving instructors
  • Bicycles for rent

Chen Sea Resort & Spa Phu Quoc is an activity-focused 4-star villa resort most suited to couples or families with older children. There are 36 villas in Vietnamese minimalist and Japanese fusion design. Each villa class has an outdoor secluded rainshower along with other specific features.

Beachfront and seaview studio villas have an extra-large double bed and an outdoor tub. For 1-bedroom villas, there’s an outdoor jacuzzi, and the premium 2-bedroom villas are double stories with an outdoor plunge pool. 

For fun activities, try weekly Vietnamese cooking classes, yoga, or sailing excursions with pros. Instructors are also on hand for scuba diving lessons in the large pool. Alternatively, get into the many free activities such as paddle boarding, kayaking, and snorkeling.

On the private beach, enjoy volleyball with other guests, or lounge on the sleepers, hammocks, and swing beds. For more downtime, visit the spa for their body scrubs, Vietnamese or Thai massage, and after-sun recovery treatments.

Guests gather at the large restaurant with outdoor dining for breakfast. The buffet is both Vietnamese and Western, while the restaurant specializes in really authentic Italian cuisine. You can request items off the menu or arrange for dietary needs such as vegetarian or gluten-free.

6. Green Bay Phu Quoc Resort & Spa

Green Bay Phu Quoc Resort

Key Notes

  • Bungalows, villas, & pavillions
  • Complimentary afternoon tea
  • Free morning yoga
  • Open-air spa therapy 
  • Daily downtown shuttle

Green Bay Phu Quoc Resort & Spa is an eco-conscious, five-star boutique resort. They emphasize traditional Vietnamese architecture, environmental integrity, and reliance on local resources. 

Varied accommodations also include one and two-room bungalows, with an outdoor rain shower and tub depending. Three-room villas can have a private or shared pool, or rent a secluded pavilion for everything to yourself. Water heating can be a bit slow due to reliance on solar power.

The buffet breakfast is in the common pavilion and emphasises Vietnamese cuisine using organic veggies from the resort gardens. The complimentary afternoon tea is also served here too. Unfortunately, the al fresco dining restaurant is temporarily closed for maintenance as of May 2021, but there are nice options nearby.

As a resort with good family accommodations, there’s a kids’ section at one of the two infinity pools. For adults, you can work out in the all-body fitness center, or enjoy morning yoga sessions. The resort also has free SUPs, kayaks, snorkels, and bikes to go around the island, but no kids’ club or activities for young children.

7. VinOasis Phu Quoc

VinOasis Phu Quoc

Key Notes

  • Access to waterpark
  • Large amusement park
  • Interactive zoo
  • Casino for adults
  • Premium golf course

VinOasis Phu Quoc is the waterpark in the vast Vinpearl Phu Quoc complex. Book a room here and get unlimited access to family fun splash time. The room rates include a twice-daily scheduled shuttle to the downtown Phu Quoc Night Market plus an airport roundtrip transfer.

The entertainment complex also includes the VinWonders theme park, Vinpearl Safari, Vinpearl Golf, Corona Casino, and Grand World residential area. For the best value offer, book a room that includes the combo pass for the amusement park and the zoo.

If you’re interested in all the attractions, this resort is worth it. If not, the value for your stay is not that great. The in-house kids’ club is quite limited, possibly because of the theme park attractions. Extensive-stay packages can include three meals per day.

Inexpensive Hotels and Resorts in Phu Quoc

1. Cassia Cottage

Cassia Cottage

Key Notes

  • Interconnecting rooms
  • Cocktail happy hour
  • 3 separate pools
  • In-house dive center
  • Free daily yoga

Cassia Cottage is a great value 4-star resort in Phu Quoc. All units have a terrace or balcony and a rain shower. There’s no TV, but there are other ways to laze around. The in-house dive center may close during the stormy season.

Cassia has a kids pool and an adult pool next to the bar. You get a free cocktail or mocktail from 4 to 5 pm, and there’s a pool table, darts, and other board games to enjoy. The infinity pool by the private beach is near the open-air restaurant which serves the complimentary buffet breakfast.

The twice-daily group yoga classes are free, but other classes require a fee. Their excellent yoga retreats include a hydrating drink after evening class and half-board meals.

2. L’Azure Resort and Spa

L'Azure Resort

Key Notes

  • Thatch roof cottages
  • Beach and pool bars
  • Airport roundtrip transfer
  • In-room dining available
  • Free sport activities

L’Azure Resort and Spa is a well-priced kind of boutique resort in Phu Quoc. Their homely cottages have a Mediterranean feel with blue-on-white interiors. Villas have an outdoor private pool or jacuzzi.

 The afternoon tea can be enjoyed at the scenic seaview restaurant, and the kids’ club is right nearby. Unfortunately, the watersport center is still under construction as of May 2021. Free sports include things like beach volleyball, badminton, and more.

3. Mango Bay Resort

Mango Bay Resort

Key Notes

  • Eco-friendly
  • Seaside restaurants with live music
  • Spacious family units
  • Free airport roundtrip transfer
  • Free activities for adults and children

Mango Bay Resort in Phu Quoc is all about eco-friendliness. Enjoy sun-filled rooms with ceiling fans instead of air-conditioners. Solar heats the water and there are no energy-wasting TVs.

Beds have mosquito nets, but you also get mosquito coils and spray. Sustainable wooden interiors are complemented with a terrace, outdoor furniture, and hammocks. 

The buffet breakfast is served at one of the two seaside restaurants. Supervised kids’ activities include gardening, kite flying, cooking class, and beach games. There are also adult cooking classes with a visit to the local produce market.

Your morning can include a free yoga class and the private beach has SUPs, kayaks, and snorkels at no charge. There’s a free daily shuttle to downtown, but remember to reserve at the front desk.

4. Camia Resort & Spa

Camia Resort

Key Notes

  • Salt-water infinity pool
  • Seaside bar
  • Bathtubs by the window
  • Two children’s playgrounds
  • Free bicycles, kayaks, snorkels

At Camia Resort & Spa, you get the most out of the natural beauty of Phu Quoc. Camia’s infinity pool is so close to the sea that during high tides the waters meet. The resort, however, doesn’t have much of a sandy beach. The shoreline is rocky but good for snorkeling and kayaking.

All rooms have a window-front bathtub and a balcony, or book a villa and enjoy an additional outdoor shower. Another plus at family-friendly Camia are two outdoor playgrounds in addition to a kids’ club. Both the infinity pool and central pool have a kids’ section. The complimentary yoga class is at 5 PM.

5. Peppercorn Beach Resort

Peppercorn Beach Resort

Key Notes

  • Breakfast included
  • Complimentary cocktail
  • Free snorkels, kayaks, bicycles
  • Free shuttle
  • Outdoor gym

Peppercorn Beach is a family-owned resort with simply furnished thatched-roof cottages — some interconnecting. It’s on a quiet sandy beach area of the island, and there’s a free shuttle into Phu Quoc downtown.

There’s an open-air restaurant which serves the complimentary breakfast buffet and an evening seasonal special. Food options are very kid-friendly and they have an extensive kids menu as well. Happy hour from 4 to 5 pm includes a free cocktail.

Pepper Corn Beach also has a great outdoor gym under the palm trees and yoga mats if you ask reception. Be careful as the front desk is only available from 7 AM to 9:30 PM.

The pool is great for kids or in case you don’t want to go to the beach. The beach had to be walled to avoid erosion so it’s not the best swimming for children. Guests can still laze on the sun loungers and hammocks.

Cheap Hotels and Affordable Resorts in Phu Quoc

1. Phu Quoc Valley Resort

Phu Quoc Valley Resort

Key Notes

  • Rooms, bungalows, & villa
  • 2 km to the beach
  • Free daily massage
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool & beach bar

Phu Quoc Valley Resort is situated at the quiet end of a road nestled amongst forest. Bungalows have an open-air bathroom with a rain shower, or book a villa for your own private jacuzzi pool. There’s a free golf cart to the public beach and nearby places on request.

A thoughtful extra is the daily 15-minute free massage, but watch out for the queue if in a busy season. The restaurant provides in-room dining and it has two BBQ nights a week. The beach bar has good cocktails and daily happy hours with a 50% discount.

2. Golden Topaz Phu Quoc Resort

Golden Topaz Phu Quoc Resort

Key Notes

  • Welcome drinks
  • Breakfast included
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free beach transfer
  • Family rooms available

Golden Topaz Phu Quoc Resort is a small and affordable lodging just a few minutes away from Ong Lang Beach. The front desk operates 24/7 and guests will receive welcome drinks upon check-in.

Its facilities are simple but very clean and well-kept. The rooms have all the basic amenities with a balcony and a smart TV so you can watch Netflix. Lazing by the pool is nice and you can also hop on the golf cart to the beach.

3. Long Mountain Resort

Long Mountain Resort

Key Notes

  • Family bungalows available
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24/7 front desk
  • Shared kitchen
  • Air-conditioned

Long Mountain Resort is a really affordable option in a quiet area for soaking up the beauty of Phu Quoc. It’s a bit tucked away from the main road but there’s a free shuttle or motorbike rentals to get around.

The open and spacious rooms are quite inviting, but you’ll get some bug repellent too. If you need to use the washing machines, you just have to pay for washing detergent. Guests can pre-order breakfast the day before, and there’s a good restaurant as well.

4. The Vibe House – Homestay

The Vibe House

Key Notes

  • Quiet location
  • Air-conditioned
  • Dorm rooms available
  • Shared kitchen
  • Common area

If you want to save your budget on exploring Phu Quoc, the Vibe House is one of its cheapest accommodations. Even though in a quiet valley, the homestay is less than a kilometer away from the beach.

The friendly owners will treat you like a family member and serve you a tasty breakfast at a small price. The large common area is really nice to socialize with travellers of all ages staying here.

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