The leading American travel magazine selected Mango Bay Resort in Phu Quoc at the top of the most beautiful forest resorts in the world.
Travel+Leisure has selected 14 unique eco-resorts that offer complete isolation for guests to be immersed in the natural surroundings of forests and wildlife. Which, leading the Gaia Amazon eco-resort in Ecuador, Mango Bay of Phu Quoc ranked fourth.
Located on Ong Lang Beach, Cua Duong commune, the resort has 40 bungalows that blend into the space of the mountains and the 20-hectare garden. These bungalows are decorated in a simple and elegant style with wooden furniture combined with mosquito nets.
According to an American magazine, the large-scale development has turned Phu Quoc from a paradise of remote jungles into a hot spot for tourism activities such as big-brand hotels, 5-star resorts, and clubs. Ministry, casino… On the other hand, there are still units interested in ecotourism like Mango Bay. This resort is like an “oasis” on the beach, built with sustainable materials exploited locally such as wood, soil, lime, gravel… Attention to energy and water resources and nature conservation can be seen everywhere such as using water-saving toilets, composting, outdoor bathrooms, and smart bed cooling systems (avoid using air conditioners).
Guests staying here can experience many outdoor activities such as snorkeling, kayaking, canoeing, beach volleyball…
In addition to Phu Quoc, Southeast Asia has three other representatives also ranked in the list of the most beautiful forest resorts: Shinta Mani Wild in Cambodia, Datai Langkawi in Malaysia, Soneva Kiri in Thailand and Mandapa in Indonesia.
Topmost beautiful forest resorts in the world:
1. Gaia Amazon Ecolodge, Ecuador
2. Shinta Mani Wild, Cambodia
3. Wilderness Safaris Bisate Lodge, Rwanda
4. Mango Bay Resort, Vietnam
5. Aarunya Nature Resort & Spa, Sri Lanka
6. Pacuare Lodge, Costa Rica
7. Dry Islands, Panama
8. Datai Langkawi, Malaysia
9. Copal Tree Lodge, Belize
10. Soneva Kiri, Thailand
11. Secret Bay, Dominica
12. Mandapa, Indonesia
13. Rio Celeste Hideaway, Costa Rica
14. Meghauli Serai, Nepal