InterContinental Hotels Group
BP 6014 98702 FAAA
The perfect spot to start and end your visit to the islands of Polynesia.
You'll feel in harmony with Tahiti in our resort where no building rises above the coconut palms and where all the accommodations capture the elegance and comfort of old Polynesia. We have three types of rooms as well as two types of thatched over water bungalows to choose from.
Our resort is famous for its spectacular dinner shows. The Marquesan dance group Toa Huhina performs on Wednesday night, and Friday night's entertainment features the Hei Tahiti dance troupe.
French and International cuisine meet Polynesian. It's an exotic combination brought to life in our two restaurants, two bars and 24-hour room service. The gourmet Le Lotus overwater restaurant is an incredibly romantic venue for dinner and lunch.
A Complete resort with lots to do. You'll relax in two of the most beautiful infinity pools in all Polynesia and meet our colorful fish life in our own Lagoonarium in the heart of the resort. TOPDive Tahiti is on the spot for diving, snorkeling and all water sports. Then there's tennis courts in the grounds plus any number of activities and excursions in Papeete and around the Island.
Check In: 3:00PM
Check Out: 11:00AM
Number of Rooms: 246
Beautifully renovated in 2015, Superior Rooms are great value for money and include 29 Superior Garden View Rooms and 51 Superior Lagoon View Rooms. Two of the Lagoon View Rooms are wheelchair accessible.
Cozy and spacious 307 sq ft rooms with 65 sq foot private balconies, Superior Rooms have a king bed which can be converted into two twin beds, accommodating up to two adults and one child. For children under 15, cribs and rollaway beds are available on request. All are grouped around the central core of the hotel and are air-conditioned.
In Room facilities and services:
This is our largest Overwater Bungalow, at 1022 square feet with a spacious, 322 square foot deck. Located on our islet, or motu, it is the ultimate in luxury and comfort. Floor-to-ceiling windows offer stunning views of the lagoon. With the existing bedding, which includes a sofa bed in the lounge, the Motu Villa accommodates 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Cozy and spacious 307 sq ft rooms with 65 sq foot private balconies, Standard Rooms have a king bed which can be converted into two twin beds, accommodating up to two adults and one child. For children under 15, cribs and rollaway beds are available on request. Standard Rooms are grouped around the central core of the hotel, and all are air-conditioned. The Standard Rooms comprise three categories: 8 Standard Rooms, 39 Garden View Rooms and 34 Lagoon View Rooms. Some of the Garden View Rooms have a partial view of the ocean.
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At the secluded end of the resort are our largest rooms in two buildings with just 30 rooms each, all with magnificent panoramic views over the exquisite Lotus infinity pool, the lagoon and across the Sea of Moons to Moorea. They have King or twin Queen beds and measure a spacious 414 sq ft with a 97 sq ft balcony. With King beds, 2 adults and 1 child can be accommodated; with Queen Beds, 3 adults and 1 child or 2 adults and 2 children.
Along with our overwater bungalows, these the top choice of many honeymooners.
There are 21 Panoramic Garden View rooms on the ground floor with view of our lovely tropical gardens, and 39 Panoramic Lagoon View Rooms on the upper floors. All of them are air-conditioned.
Overwater bungalows, modeled after traditional Polynesian houses called fare, are perhaps the most romantic and certainly the most intimate of our accommodations. They are roofed in traditional pandanus leaves and sit on the lagoon itself on stilts. They all have sundecks and platforms which you can step off into the lagoon waters for a swim or a snorkel or watch the sunset, glass in hand.
Motu is the Tahitian word for an islet and it's around our own little motu that we built our motu overwater bungalows. The motu sits out by the lagoon in front of the Lagoonarium, the main pool and the central resort complex. It's a little haven of peace and tranquility. A beautiful and complete remodeling of these units has just been completed in the end of July 2015. The bed faces a floor-to-ceiling window, bathing the bungalow in light and giving an amazing view of the island of Moorea.
These bungalows measure 398 square feet with a large, 344 square foot terrace with platforms, and their bamboo decor creates a definite feeling of Polynesia. There is a king bed and a day bed in the separate lounge area, accommodating 2 adults and 1 child. All of our bungalows are air-conditioned.
Overwater bungalows, modeled after traditional Polynesian houses called fare ("fah-ray"), are perhaps the most romantic and certainly the most intimate of our accommodations. They are roofed in traditional pandanus leaves and sit on the lagoon itself on stilts. They all have sundecks and platforms which you can step off into the lagoon waters for a swim or a snorkel or watch the sunset, glass in hand. Junior Suite size, they have a sitting room that is separate from the bedroom.
We have 14 of the Lagoon variety, built at the Lotus end of the resort, near the Lotus Restaurant, Lotus Pool and Swim Up Bar. They are Junior Suite configuration with 414 sq ft excluding the deck and platform (129 sq ft) from which you can swim into some 10ft of water. There is a king bed and a trundle bed in the lounge area. The bungalow accommodates up to 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. All bungalows are air-conditioned.
Superior Overwater Lagoon Bungalow
We offer one Superior Overwater Lagoon Bungalow at the end of the pontoon for the ultimate in privacy. It is beautifully redecorated and features the same amenities as the remaining Overwater Lagoon Bungalows. The room size is 398 sq ft, with a large 177 sq ft terrace, accommodating 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
The ultimate in luxury in our most spacious and opulent accommodation with its 1237 square feet of bedroom (King bed), lounge, bar area and dining room, all superbly decorated and equipped. Designed for 2 adults, the Antares Suite can accommodate an extra child with additional bedding available on request.
We are pleased to offer wedding and vow renewal ceremonies on the motus (islets) and in the privacy of the guest's bungalow terrace. A unique range of honeymoon amenities and romantic dinner options is also available.
The Tipanie Board Room
Special Events from 20 to 1'500!
We are experienced in handling functions of all kinds - from the smallest Board meeting right to complex and perfectly executed incentive events of major proportions with over 1'000 participants Apart from a range of inside rooms, we recommend using the special outdoor location around the resort, such as the motu island, Lotus pool area and the beach where we can give full rein to our creativity.
For more details ask for a copy of our Directory of Special Services for Incentive and Other Groups from your nearest Sales Department.
TOPDive Tahiti is located at the heart of the hotel and offers superior scuba diving for all levels. A 5-Star PADI facility, it is a complete aquatic center for every kind of water sport.
Exploring the island of Tahiti by 4 x 4 vehicle is an experience not to be missed.
Scuba Diving and all kinds of aquatic adventures are available on site at TOPDIVE-Bathys, a PADI 5-Star Facility.
Deep Nature Spa boasts a beauty and energy treatment area for singles and couples, steam bath/experience shower/cold plunge, a tea lounge and 24-hour fitness area with great views of Moorea.
The Fitness Centre is open 24 hours a day.
InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa has a gift boutique for souvenirs and essentials and a Robert Wan Tahiti Perles boutique. Downtown Papeete is just a few minutes away with great shopping, including Le Marche.
Te Tiare, with its open kitchen, is the heart of the ground floor level of the hotel, looking out over our stage, infinity pool and waterfalls and the spectacular silhouette of the mountains of Moorea. The decor style is authentically Tahitian and it's here that the dinner shows take place on Wednesdays and and Fridays. On Wednesday nights we have a dinner show featuring "Toa Huhina" performing the powerful dances and songs of the Marquesas Islands.On Fridays enjoy a performance by "Hei Tahiti" with a buffet of Polynesian specialties.
The menu is extensive and ranges from light snacks and healthy salads to fresh fish specialties and specially selected meats from New Zealand.
On Sunday mornings Tahitian brunch is served from 7:00 am to 10:00 am. Local crafts people bring their wares for demonstration and sale, and breakfast is accompanied by Tahitian music.
Refined and creative cuisine for lunch (12.00 - 2.00 pm) and dinner (6.30 - 9.30 pm) daily. Le Lotus is at the secluded far end of the resort grounds with a captivating atmosphere and perched over the lagoon. It's the most romantic setting with views out to Moorea. Soft piano music plays evenings (Wednesday to Sunday).
Our main bar, located close to the Tiare Restaurant, is a popular rendezvous for locals too, particularly for its evening musical entertainment. This is where you can sip your favorite beverage or try an exotic tropical concoction served in a pineapple or coconut shell as you watch the sun drop behind the peaks of Moorea.. There is a warm welcoming feeling under its pandanus roof and carved Polynesian tiki posts.Happy Hour is daily from 4:30 to 5:30 pm.
No need to leave the sand bottomed infinity pool when you are thirsty. Just swim up to the bar, take a stool and cool off with a beer or a cocktail.
The Lobby Bar was beautifully renovated in 2015 and is the perfect place to enjoy a cocktail, aperitif or champagne, or a light snack. The bar opens out onto a terrace that overlooks the lagoon and the island of Moorea - perfect for sipping cocktails and watching the sun go down.
For the entertainment of our guests as well as for local residents, we stage regular theme events in our Tiare Restaurant. Twice a week it is transformed into a theater restaurant for exciting dinner shows that will give you a sense of the traditional culture of Polynesia.
Our Dinner Shows - Dining from 7 pm, shows start around 8 pm
Wednesday: Marquesas Night
Enjoy Polynesian and Marquesan buffet specialties while thrilling to powerful Marquesan dances performed by the Toa Huhina dance group.
Friday: Polynesian Specialties and Tahitian Dance Show
The most popular dining event in Tahiti. Our lavish Polynesian buffet is legendary amongst the locals and is followed by live music and a thrilling show brought to you by the Hei Tahiti dance group.
Live Tahitian Music
A band plays on the weekends in our Tiki Bar - the place to catch the romance of sunset.
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You may take a taxi (meter charge of around $15 by day and $25 by night).
Local regulations prevent the hotel from operating its own shuttle. There's a local public bus (Le Truck) stop at the resort entrance for services to and from downtown and the port of Papeete.
Nearby airports: Papeete, Tahiti, Society Islands [Faaa], French Polynesia
Distance: less than 2 Miles