With a stunning coastline, beautiful pristine beaches and general unspoilt beauty, Quy Nhon makes an ideal destination for a luxury getaway. This charming seaside city is untouched by mass tourism and the picturesque landscape is an invitation to relax and unwind. If you’re looking for a well-deserved holiday on the south-central coast, luxury resorts in Quy Nhon have much to offer.
Taking full advantage of the beaches and the ocean views, you’ll find most resorts dotted along the coast a short distance from Quy Nhon city center. Whether it’s for couples or families, pampering or adventure, each resort comes with packages and facilities to tick all the boxes.
Here are six of the best luxury resorts in Quy Nhon and what they have to offer.
Maia Resort Quy Nhon
Nestled in a serene bay, Maia Resort Quy Nhon is a tropical paradise of landscaped gardens and golden sands. Created with foodies and beach lovers in mind, the resort takes Fusion's down-to-earth, wellness-focused hospitality to create a retreat that captures the essence of Quy Nhon's cultural richness.
The resort's stylish private villas offer the best of inside and outside living with all the comforts and conveniences of home. Its 31 villas range from garden pool accommodation to deluxe pool boltholes featuring king-size beds, ensuite-bathrooms, outside lounging space and enclosed gardens.
Vẽla Spa, Maia's seaside sanctuary of well-being, offers a range of tailor-made, culinary-inspired treatments incorporating local herbs and botanicals leaving you feeling refreshed, rejuvenated and revitalized. Treat yourself to a beer and malt scrub or a grape-seed oil massage.
With food being the focal point of the Maia experience in Quy Nhon, all menus are carefully crafted to pay homage to local flavors. With unobstructed views of the bay, Vị, the resorts' culinary centerpiece, offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere, making it the perfect place to grab a bite or just to sit back, relax and enjoy the view. The restaurant’s live cooking stations showcase the best of local produce and seafood.
The coastal city of Quy Nhon is a gateway destination with stunning beaches, jungle-shrouded mountains and vibrant culture. Maia resort is conveniently located just a few kilometers away from Quy Nhon’s tourist hotspots. Guests can choose to hike to Banh It Towers, one of the best preserved examples of late Cham architecture, relax by the turquoise waters and sleepy village of Ky Co island, or take a boat ride to Hon Kho island for a culinary experience comprising the freshest seafood imaginable.
Address: Nhon Hoi Economic Zone, Cat Tien, Phu Cat, Quy Nhon, Binh Dinh, Vietnam
Phone: +84 (0) 256 220 6688
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Anantara Quy Nhon Villas
Perched on a hillside overlooking a beautiful secluded bay, Anantara Quy Nhon Villas is the latest addition to the set of lush luxury resorts in Quy Nhon. Designed to blend seamlessly into the natural environment, Anantara focuses heavily on locally sourced materials, traditional craftsmanship and local art. Elements of the local culture are also incorporated into the design and is particularly evident in the welcome pavilion.
Elements of the local culture are incorporated in the design of Anantara Quy Nhon, particularly evident in the welcome pavilion.
With only 26 one and two-bedroom villas, Anantara guarantees a highly personalized and tailored stay. Each villa features a private infinity pool, panoramic views of the ocean, an oversized bath and even a wine cellar. To customise each experience further, guests are asked to select their preferred scent and choose a soap from the resort’s signature natural soap collection.
When it comes to dining, the resort’s signature restaurant Sea.Fire.Salt celebrates local seafood and regional flavours. Featuring a number of dishes inspired by the sea and land, whatever you order will be paired with a locally-infused salt recommended by the chef. Breakfast is also served at this restaurant. Complimentary with every stay, it’s a delicious and indulgent way to start your day.
Breakfast at Anantara Quy Nhon is a delicious and indulgent way to start the day.
Relax with a range of massages, baths and nature-inspired treatments at Anantara Spa, or book a personalised wellness program that’s designed specifically for you over one to five days. Guests can also book a private session with visiting practitioners who specialize in holistic healing.
For all activities in and out of the resort, the staff at Anantara are able to give you recommendations, help you map your itinerary and organise all transportation. The resort also offers a range of tours and experiences, including cooking classes, martial arts, visits to the majestic Cham temples and even private jet charters.
Address: Bai Dai, Ghenh Rang, Quy Nhon City, Binh Dinh Province
Phone: +84 (0) 256 3840 077
AVANI Quy Nhon Resort & Spa
Tucked in between Casa Marina and Anantara Quy Nhon on its own private Bai Dai beach, AVANI Quy Nhon Resort & Spa is an award winning resort and spa that has certainly earned its spot as a favourite luxury holiday destination.
AVANI consists of 63 rooms and suites which all boast incredible views overlooking the private beach and nearby Hon Ngang Island. Each room features a large balcony which allow guests to soak in the views. Designed with a soothing palette and tasteful modern furnishings, the rooms come spacious and the layout has been carefully considered to make the most of the stunning surroundings.
All 63 rooms and suites at AVANI Quy Nhon Resort & Spa boast incredible views overlooking the private beach.
If you’re looking to relax, start the morning with a guided meditation session on the beach or a complimentary yoga class on the resort’s veranda. Then spend your afternoon by the outdoor swimming pool or on the private golden beach amongst the mature palm trees. Dinners can be enjoyed at AVANI’s clifftop Tre restaurant with inspired meals created by AVANI’s international chefs.
Indulge in AVANI’s spa offering with five outdoor treatment pavilions, three indoor treatment suites and a Japanese dry sand and salt sauna. Nestled into the cliffside, you can head into the jungle to enjoy a treehouse-style spa experience.
When it comes to activities, AVANI offers guests an array of adventurous and cultural experiences. From deep sea fishing and cooking classes to gourmet island picnics and guided tours of the wider area, there’s a comprehensive brochure of excursions to select from. For more independent guests, the resort can provide kayaks, snorkels and other sports equipment.
If you’re travelling with kids, the resort also provides a well-equipped playroom with gaming consoles as well as ping pong and snooker tables.
Address: Bai Dai, Ghenh Rang, Quy Nhon City, Binh Dinh Province
Phone: +84 256 3840 132
Casa Marina Resort
Just 10 km south of Quy Nhon city center, Casa Marina Resort consists of 56 rooms and villas scattered over 1.5 hectares of land and hills (with plans to expand). Each of the villas are designed to provide a traditional feel with thatched roofs and exposed brick. Complete with a large balcony to enjoy views of the stunning Bai Xep Beach and the South China Sea, the resort has no doubt been designed with these considerations in mind.
The highlight of this resort is definitely the eight beachfront bungalows located right on the golden sand with the sea just steps away. There’s also a large swimming pool surrounded by coconut palms and white shade pavilions, just metres away from the waves.
The highlight of Casa Marina Resort are the eight beachfront bungalows. Photo: Casa Marina Resort.
Well-positioned on Bai Xep Beach, a stunning bay set in a picturesque fishing village, there’s plenty of opportunities for you to explore and experience the life of a traditional fishing village.
Popular with couples looking for a romantic escape, the resort has been known to provide room upgrades for special occasions (subject to availability). It’s also complete with a spa and sauna to ensure a fully relaxed stay.
Address: Highway 1D, Quarter 1, Ghenh Rang, Quy Nhon City, Binh Dinh Province
Phone: +84 2563 69 6868
Located about 30 minutes north east of Quy Nhon city center, Crown Retreat is a luxury resort situated on the idyllic Trung Luong Beach. It offers 50 modern bungalows with a choice of beachfront, sea view or pine hill.
The layout of the resort has been designed in such a way to reduce impact on the environment and blend in with its natural surroundings. The fit-out takes inspiration from both traditional elements and coastal elements. While the bungalows are kept simple, they are filled with luxurious and modern features to make you as comfortable as possible. This includes marble floors, a large stone bath and soundproofing to ensure an uninterrupted sleep.
Crown Retreat consists of 50 modern bungalows with a choice of beachfront, sea view or pine view. | Source: Hotels.com
The resort restaurant is one of the best in the region and definitely worth trying out. Offering teppanyaki-style cooking, all ingredients are sourced fresh from the sea and from local farms.
There are plenty of activities here for guests to enjoy, including surfing, snorkeling and sampling the fresh and abundant seafood in the area. The staff at Crown Retreat can also help arrange visits to surrounding villages and other activities like exploring the caves at Eo Gio and squid fishing with locals.There is also a large sea-front pool which stretches right up to the sand and allows you to watch the ocean while enjoying your swim.
Address: Trung Luong, Cat Tien, Phu Cat, Binh Dinh Province
Phone: +84 2566 538 538