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All prices include return transfers and personal service

Hotel overview

Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort is the only Tahitian hotel on a natural white sandy beach with direct access to the turquoise lagoon. It offers the Pacific Ocean and magnificent sunsets vistas. There are superb rooms, sophisticated restaurants and bars, a beautiful panoramic pool, a wide variety of activities, and upscale service. Managed by a luxurious Sofitel chain, the resort combines French elegance with Polynesian hospitality and a tropical atmosphere. The hotel’s eco-friendly architecture creates a perfect harmony with the surrounding scenery, while natural finishing emphasizes the stylish design of the rooms.

Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort infrastructure and services:

  • 146 rooms overlooking the tropical gardens and the sea, including 12 overwater bungalows
  • 2 superb restaurants and a bar
  • Largest sandy-bottom outdoor pool in the south Pacific Ocean area
  • Watersports
  • Gym
  • Babysitting services
  • Free high-speed internet

Resort restaurants and a bar

  • Le Plantation. French culinary art is combined with the flavors of Polynesia in the resort's main restaurant. It provides hearty buffets, intriguing menus and themed nights, as well as an amazing dance show every Friday.
  • Le Carre has a unique concept offering exquisite and creative cuisine along with stunning ocean views. There are a la carte dishes and a vast selection of wines in the charming lounge.
  • The Puna Bar by the pool is a place to have a snack or enjoy a tropical cocktail while admiring the lagoon and fantastic sunsets.

Water and in-land sports:

  • Kayaking
  • Water skiing
  • Parasailing
  • Trekking
  • Boat tours
  • Volleyball
  • Gymnastics
  • Gym, equipped for weight and cardio routine
  • Deep-sea fishing
  • Snorkeling and diving

Getting here: Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort can be reached by a 15-minute car ride from the Faaa International Airport.

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  • 1 Bedroom: sleeping area is separated from living area with a door

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TripAdvisor© Traveler Reviews


We decided to pay a little more to stay at this hotel for one night before flying out the next day and regret our decision. The hotel itself is very outdated. The beach looks more like a boat launch...
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C 319allie Sturbridge, Massachusetts

Great hotel while in transit to Moorea/Bora Bora/Cruise

We stayed here for one night before visiting Moorea, and 2 nights after our Paul Gauguin cruise and it was great. Champagne, chocolates and fruit in the room both times (we are Accor Gold, it might...
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C hpsov Sydney, Australia


My husband and I stayed in one of the bungalows for our 40th wedding anniversary. It was simply amazing! The room was spotlessly clean and very modern with all the luxury you could wish for. We...
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C 64Paeony Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom