Sharing a lagoon with the island of Raiatea, Le Taha’a Island Resort & Spa is located on the secluded Motu Tautau, only 35 minutes by boat from Raiatea Airport. Inspired by the traditional Polynesian architecture, the resort was built around the existing vegetation. It offers views of Bora Bora and the island of Taha’a and provides an air conditioned fitness center, a tennis court, a scuba diving center, an open air swimming pool and a helipad. One of the hotel’s three restaurants, Le Vanille, is set up in the trees and offers views of the lagoon and the lush gardens. The weekly happening Polynesian Evening gives guests an understanding of Polynesian culture and traditions. Le Spa by Le Taha’a ist nestled in an exotic garden and offers a variety of relaxation treatments, some of them are realized with the famous Monoi oil.
The resort features 57 villas and suites: 45 Overwater Suites with glass panel at the end of the bed offering unterwater-views, private sundeck and direct access to the lagoon; 10 Beach Villas and two Royal Beach Villas, each with private garden, outside cabana, outdoor bath tub and private pool.
Rates start at EUR 739 per night plus taxes and service charge.
RECOMMENDATION & AWARDS
Le Taha’a Island Resort & Spa has been awarded the Certificate of Excellence 2013 by TripAdvisor and has been mentioned in the Conde Nast Traveler ‘Gold List 2013 of Best Places to Stay’.