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Le Taha'a Island Resort & Spa

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Le Taha'a Island Resort & Spa

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Le Taha'a Island Resort & Spa is a 5-star property, located on a 'motu' islet, a 35-minute navigation from the Raiatea Airport and a 5-minute boat ride from the village of Tapuamu on the main island of Taha'a. The ultimate way to connect between Taha'a and Bora is definitely by helicopter ! Beyond being an easy and quick transfer, this 14-minute flight will be an excursion of pure beauty as you fly above the stunningly gorgeous Tahitian lagoons.

Designed to be one of the most luxurious hotels in French Polynesia; it is the only one of its kind in the archipelago. Superbly located on the coral reef of Motu Tautau and facing the island of Taha'a on the lagoon side, it offers an unsurpassed view of the island of Bora Bora.

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Le Taha'a Island Resort & Spa

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Taha'a, with the rich aroma of vanilla lingering heavily in the air, offers a glimpse of the traditional, tranquil life of the Tahitians. The flower-shaped island's simple beauty is charmed by soft mountain shapes and surrounded by tiny motu with bright sand beaches. In the fertile valleys cutting within the island, local farmers grow watermelon, vanilla, and copra.


In addition to a wide range of activities & excursions available in Raiatea & Taha'a, the resort has its own dive center. It also offers a wide variety of unique treatments in the onsite Manea Spa – ranked among the top 3 spas in the world according to the Robb Report Magazine.

  • Conde Nast Traveler Unveils 2011 Readers Choice Awards, October 2011 "Top Resorts in Oceania"
  • Condé Nast Traveler, January 2011 «Gold List 2011»
  • Condé Nast Traveler, November 2010 «Reader's choice awards ranked #3 in Oceania»
  • Condé Nast Traveler, January 2010 «Gold List 2010»
  • Asia & Pacific Virtuoso Life, 2010 «World Best Hotel Experiences»
  • Condé Nast Traveler, November 2009 Reader's Choice Awards "Ranked #3 Top Oceania Resort in the Pacific"
  • Brides Magazine, September/October 2009 "#8 Sexiest Resort in The World 2009"
  • Modern Bride, August/September 2009 "Ultimate Resort for Seclusion" 50 best Honeymoon Spots
  • Virtuoso Life July/August 2009 "#6 Top Dream Destination"
  • Islands Magazine May 2009 "World's Best Private Islands"
  • Condé Nast Traveler, January 2009 "Gold List Award Winners"
  • Condé Nast Traveler, November 2008 "#6 Top 20 Australia/Pacific Resorts"
  • Destination Weddings & Honeymoons, Spring 2008 "World's Best Overwater Bungalow Over The Top"

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Review date:   January 12, 2018 4:45AM
Review:   A beautiful, secluded resort...perfect for a serene escape from it all. Rooms are gorgeous and spacious...how can you beat overwater huts? The spa services are excellent. Rent a jet ski for a jaunt around Taha'a! And an AMAZING coral garden to snorkel through. Limited, expensive dining options do get tiresome, but that is the price you pay for serenity I guess...
Author:   Black Label Magazine
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Review date:   December 22, 2017 2:45AM
Review:   Le Taha’a is situated on a beautiful islet, a five-minute-boat ride away from Taha’a island, famous for its lush vanilla plantations and its black pearl farms. Idyllic, intimate and wonderfully preserved, this retreat is in the heart of a natural setting of fascinating beauty, where an enchanting vanilla fragrance fills the air. The lagoon has crystal-clear waters and splendid colours and there is an exceptional coral garden.
Author:   Laurens Hartog
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Review date:   January 4, 2018 7:35PM
Review:   Amazing location, staff and service. The food was amazing. We were in bungalow 29 and it was the best experience. Special thanks to Laurent Stephanie and Naomie for making sure we had a fantastic stay. Worth exploring.
Author:   Edouard Riottot
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Review date:   February 7, 2018 8:56AM
Review:   Perfect place for the ultimate private get away. Super secluded. Great staff that is extremely attentive and kind.
Author:   Ricky Cormio
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Review date:   November 24, 2017 7:42PM
Review:   Beautiful very friendly staff, incredible food and activities. Rooms are amazing our over water bungalow is nice and big with a huge deck and at night you can feed the fish from your bed.
Author:   Nick Cabugos
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