Pension Taitaa is a small family-run guesthouse on the island of Tubuai, within close proximity to the island's main village of Mataura and the lagoon. Run by a husband and wife team with a rich knowledge of the surrounding island, Pension Taitaa is an authentic and intimate retreat into the French Polynesian way of life. Each room has a private bathroom, mosquito net and terrace overlooking the property's tropical gardens. Daily food is prepared by Nathalie, the wife, and Nariiorono, the husband, organizes daily activities that include hikes, fishing, and motu picnics.
Le Manotel Rurutu is located on the eastern coast of Rurutu, just 2 miles south of the main village of Moerai. Bordered by the ocean and a brilliant white sand beach on one side and a 'makatea' or fossil coral cliff on the other side, Le Manotel offers an authentic respite from everyday life. This charming guest house has just six traditional bungalows and is run by a married couple who love to share their passion for their island home.
Havaiki Lodge is a quaint guesthouse set on a breathtaking stretch of sand just north of the main village of Fakarava, Rotoava. This intimate retreat offers authentic bungalow accommodations with modern design, beautiful views of the sunset over the lagoon, freshly caught and locally sourced meals and authentic Polynesian charm. With tables set in the shallow water of the lagoon, this hotel gives the appearance of a classic lost paradise fantasy.
Pension Raimiti is a charming guesthouse with authentic accommodations on the southeastern corner of Fakarava. Located an hour and a half away by boat from the airport, it's one of the few pensions on the atoll with convenient access to the Tumakohua Pass and Tetamanu Village. This rustic paradise encompasses the true meaning of traditional Polynesian warmth and hospitality.