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Tikehau Pearl Beach Resort

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Overview - Tikehau Pearl Beach Resort. Copyright Tikehau Pearl Beach Resort.

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Tikehau Pearl Beach Resort

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Considered one of the most beautiful atolls in Polynesia, Tikehau is a
graceful oval crown of small islets, with an interior lagoon 16 miles
across and a pass for small boats through the coral reef. Located in the
Tuamotu islands on a secluded pink sandy beach fringed with coconut trees, the resort welcomes guests to this 4 hectare tropical paradise.

A bar and restaurant located poolside provide an idyllic setting. Many excursions and activities are available to enhance this heavenly location: snorkeling, canoes and kayaks, sunset cruises, picnics, visit to the village by bicycle, plus the resort has its own Tikehau Blue Nui scuba diving Center. Fare Manea Spa invites you to experience the rich massage tradition of Polynesia thanks to the best certified 100% natural products.

Discover the exceptional blend of an exclusive hideaway, elegant informality and Polynesian hospitality at the Tikehau Pearl Beach Resort.

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Review date:   June 29, 2018 7:30PM
Review:   Absolutely the best place we stayed at on our entire trip! You take a taxi boat ride (about 10 minutes) to get to the resort. It is stunning! It was perfect for what we were looking for.... Super quiet and peaceful, amazing snorkeling, fantastic room! We stayed in one of the over the water bungalow suites, and it was worth every penny! Snorkeling right off our bungalow we found to be the best in the area. Many black tip reef sharks to snorkel with, which was a plus. One of the good things about the bungalow suites was the fact that there is a constant breeze which makes it so you have no bugs to deal with, and the temperature was ideal. Food was good, but limited menu compared to other places we visited in Tahiti. Also, be aware they charge $5.50 for the water, unless you specifically ask for tap water with your meals. We learned the hard way the first night, as the other resorts we had been gave it to us for free. Overall, absolutely wonderful place to stay. I would highly recommend it!
Author:   Darcy Swords
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Review date:   April 22, 2018 7:17PM
Review:   This is off the beaten path. If you want to be left alone like camping in wilderness, this is your place to be, but with luxury accommodation. My best experience was to sit at the deck of my over the water bungalow and star gaze the milky way. My second best experience was to kayake along the inner shorelines of the atoll and visit the deserted islands completely alone. The last but not least experience is to climb down the ladder of my own bungalow into the coral reef below and snorkel with teeming tropical fish and admire the underwater world that we've rarely seen and visited. The resort staff are very friendly and pleasant. The accommodation are what we expected, spacious, airy. The property is well maintained. The food are great with the touch of French. Their chocolate moose cake is delightfully delicious.
Author:   Z Cai
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Review date:   April 23, 2018 1:57PM
Review:   We wanted to stay at one of the atolls and we came upon this one at a very affordable rate - stayed for 4 nights in overwater bungalow #11 for $1700 from April 15-20. This was a bargain compared to other resorts in French Polynesia. Included breakfast. Our bungalow was not end of pontoon and did not have steps directly into water, but did have lovely unobstructed view toward the ocean. There were stairs very close by (less than 25 yards) down into water so snorkeling was very easy and we were glad we didn't pay extra for a bungalow that had them. As for noise from other guests - NONE! Very few guests during our stay out in the bungalows. No one on either side and since the bungalows are staggered, no one directly across from us. We went to bed early (9 pm) and slept very peacefully, even the night it rained all night. We always got up early and one morning walked a short distance to get beautiful views of the sunrise. Every night we were treated to a beautiful sunset (not directly from our bungalow but just a short walk away by the office.) The restaurant had excellent service. The breakrfast was a nice spread - fruit, sausages, eggs, meats, cheese, breads, cereal, yogurt. The menu for lunch and dinner was good, too. We loved the French cuisine at dinner and never had a bad meal. The lunch did have more typical sandwich selections than the Pearl in Bora Bora. We did not do any excursions as we're not divers but we both did a lot of snorkeling. My husband also did a lot of kayaking. It was a lot of fun for him to go to the nearby islands. On our anniversary we opted for special romantic breakfast on our deck. They did an excellent job and it was quite a spread, complete with champagne for Mimosas. The pick up service at the airport was very efficient. A quick shuttle ride to dock followed by a short boat ride. This is pretty standard around French Polynesia and all resorts charge for it. Don't pay attention to reviews that complain about the rate. Just factor it in and don't be surprised at the charge. They notify you up front when you make your reservation. We had an awesome time here - better than Bora Bora. The staff was very friendly. We even got a HUGE chocolate heart-shaped mousse cake for dessert on our anniversary. We were really glad we selected this property because it is smaller and more intimate.
Author:   Peggy Cai
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Review date:   March 8, 2017 3:58AM
Review:   Very beautiful, clean, wonderful, and private place. All staffs are really kind and helpful. I've been in french polynesia 3 times (2 times in bora bora and 1 time in tikehau), I'll recommand tikehau than bora bora, because there's less people and tikehau is more private place. I really really want to go tikehau one more time. ^^
Author:   김영채
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Review date:   April 2, 2014 2:57PM
Review:   Probably the Best out of the modern world experience we've ever had. While there is no Internet, you have a direct vie of Octopus, Fish and crabs from your over the water bungalow. The island is small and feels like it is the "end of the earth" but has amenities of comfort and relaxation. We would definitely go back and stay longer!
Author:   John Hearton
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