FEATURED RESORTS- Tahiti & Moorea Overwater Bungalow Resorts
The Islands of Tahiti, Moorea and Bora Bora possess some of the most luxurious and sought after overwater bungalow resorts. Only an 8 hour flight from LAX, Tahiti is within your reach and can be more affordable than you think. Here is a sampling of some of the best Tahiti resorts featuring overwater bungalows and overwater villas.
INTERCONTINENTAL RESORT TAHITI
Tahiti's most affordable luxury overwater bungalow can be found at Intercontinental Resort Tahiti. Nestled in 32 acres of tropical garden and lush vegetation, our hotel is the idyllic setting for a honeymoon in paradise, a good start before travelling to our outer islands or the best way to end your sojourn in French Polynesia. Facing the sister island of Moorea, 12 miles away, across the sea of moon as seen from the spectacular freshwater pools, the hotel will offer you unique views of unforgettable sunsets. Experience a sojourn in an overwater bungalow and don’t miss the best Tahitian dinner-show on the island. Upgrade to our Overwater Bungalows located at the Lotus end of the resort, with sweeping views of the lagoon, reef and ocean beyond. The most intimate and romantic rooms with a private sundeck and platform - ideal for sun bathing or watching the magnificent sunset. Overwater Lagoon Bungalows and Overwater Motu Bungalows are available for an unbeatable price.
SOFITEL IA ORA TAHITI BEACH RESORT
Discover the captivating beauty and colorful culture of Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort Tahiti, managed by Sofitel, (formerly Le Meridien) where dramatic mountains, waterfalls, and azure waters await. The 12 Polynesian-style Overwater Bungalows stretch out into the lagoon and are perched right over the water. Each bungalow has a large deck for whiling away the hours over the lagoon. The over-water bungalows are very spacious (approximately 56 square meters) with a separate dressing area, and have air-conditioning, safe, satellite television, mini-bar, tea/coffee amenities, and an iron and ironing board. Sofitel Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort is located in close proximity to many of Tahiti’s most popular attractions, with excursions available directly from the resort to the Caves of Maraa, Gauguin Museum, and the Seashell Museum. A broad range of activities are also available such as hiking and horseback excursions, safaris to the heart of the island, waterfall and canyon adventures, trips on the lagoon, and guided tours of cultural sites. Papeete, the capital of Tahiti, offers visitors numerous treasures including: a colorful market, art and history museums, botanical and flower gardens, animated nightlife, and cultural exhibitions.
CLUB BALI HAI MOOREA
Tahiti's most affordable overwater bungalow can be found at Club Bali Hai in Moorea! The overwater bungalow was conceived on Moorea by the infamous "Bali Hai Boys", a few decades ago with the original Bali Hai Moorea, now gone. Today, on beautiful Cook's Bay, the current hotel features one and 2 bedroom overwater bungalows at the best price in the Pacific. Authentically Tahitian accommodations and weekly activities for guests include one of the best Polynesian Dance Shows in all of Tahiti with a fabulous Seafood BBQ following. The Blue Pineapple restaurant has exceptional food and service, with far lower prices than other hotels on Moorea. All of the rooms and bungalows are wonderfully appointed, with most rooms offering a kitchenette, a patio or deck, a queen sized bed and a twin bed.
At the Club Bali Hai Hotel in Moorea, you'll experience the authentic spirit of Tahiti and, best of all, you'll experience that Tahitian spirit at the very best prices on the island.
INTERCONTINENTAL RESORT AND SPA MOOREA
InterContinental Moorea Resort & Spa is nestled between mountains and a lagoon on a stunning French Polynesian island. Accommodations include 144 stunning deluxe rooms and bungalows. Two restaurants feature French, Tahitian and international cuisine, and the bar serves up refreshing tropical cocktails. InterContinental Moorea Resort & Spa offers Moorea's widest range of activities, including the Moorea Dolphin Centre, Bathys Diving Club, Hélène's Spa, tennis, kayaking, canoeing, water skiing and guided Jeep tours. We are proud to announce the completion of a multimillion dollar renovation, which added private plunge pools to each of the 17 garden bungalows, the extension of the terraces of all beach and overwater bungalows, and a new infinity pool featuring a swim-up bar. Set within 27 acres of lush gardens, the resort provides a magnificent setting for a memorable South Seas vacation.
HILTON MOOREA LAGOON RESORT AND SPA
Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa is nestled between two bays on the heart-shaped island of Moorea and is set against a beautiful mountain backdrop which melts into a crystal clear lagoon. Feel at home in a stylish overwater bungalow decorated in a contemporary Polynesian style with beautiful views from the private terrace. Sample French Polynesian favorites served al fresco while taking in spectacular views of the South Pacific at the panoramic Arii Vahine restaurant.
Enjoy a cocktail as the sun sets on this island paradise in the overwater Toatea Bar, or dine from the comfort of your Overwater Bungalow with 24-hour Room Service. Experience the Moorea Lagoon Spa, an oasis of relaxation. Relax under the shade of swaying palm trees at the sparkling outdoor infinity pool. Explore this Moorea resort’s white sandy beach or relax in the luscious gardens. Visit the scenic lagoon, teeming with friendly tropical fish, and a gentle water playground for guests.
HOTEL SOFITEL MOOREA IA ORA BEACH RESORT
Sofitel Moorea la Ora Beach Resort is settled on the edge of a magnificent lagoon, with views over the island of Tahiti. The resort, recently renovated, features 114 luxurious bungalows built over the water, on the beachfront or surrounded by landscaped gardens. Facilities include two excellent restaurants, a bar, a fabulous outdoor swimming pool and day spa. Moorea has one of the worlds most beautiful beaches and a variety of motorized and non-motorized water activities can be arranged for guests. Benefiting from naturally beautiful surroundings, Sofitel Moorea is ultra-modern and enjoys a spectacular location on the most beautiful, white sandy beach on Moorea. Enjoy exceptional cuisine and elegant presentation at the resort's restaurant K. All overwater bungalows feature an extensive use of natural materials, comfortable day beds with soft cozy cushions, beautiful stone-tiled rain showers, plasma screen TV with satellite and the ultimate comfort of Sofitel's patented MyBed.
MANAVA BEACH RESORT & SPA MOOREA
Manava Beach Resort & Spa Moorea, (formerly Moorea Pearl Resort & Spa) is situated on 7.5 acres of white sand beachfront , a short drive from arrival points on the island, and two miles from the magnificent Cook ' s Bay.
This traditional Polynesian style hotel offers 95 rooms and bungalows. It features 28 Over Water Bungalows, 9 Beach Bungalows, 28 Garden Bungalows and 30 Garden Rooms & Family Rooms. Manava Beach Resort & Spa is an idyllic romantic place to experience. The resorts offers its guests 2 restaurants and 1 bar plus a wide range of entertainment features. Manava Beach Resort & Spa Moorea offers garden bungalows with private plunge pool, but guests may also enjoy the clear water of our infinity swimming pool, the largest one of the island. In addition, all overwater bungalows offer a direct access to the lagoon. Premium overwater bungalows are set right above the reef drop off, allowing fabulous snorkeling.