If you’re planning a Bora Bora getaway, chances are you want it to be a vacation to remember forever or the perfect honeymoon where you and your loved one can splash in turquoise waters and sip tropical cocktails as you watch the sunset. Lucky for you, on the“Pearl of the Pacific,” as the island is known, you can find Bora Bora hotels and the best Bora Bora resorts, as well as specialized pension options, to make your French Polynesian adventure unforgettable. Here’s a curated list of the best places to stay in Bora Bora.
Remove the pressure of your everyday life and discover the tranquility of nature in its purest form. On the island of Bora Bora, you’ll experience stunning technicolor sunsets, an impeccably white shoreline with turquoise tidal pools, and coral, tropical fish, rays, sharks, whales and all manner of intriguing marine life. Find the best Bora Bora hotels and resorts to complement your tropical getaway here.
There’s something magical about drifting off to sleep and listening to waves breaking softly on the shoreline, or better yet, the splish-splash as they lap against the stilts of your overwater bungalow.
There are many amazing Bora Bora resorts with a variety of luxurious amenities to choose from. Some Bora Bora resorts offer a stunning view of the lagoon or of Mount Otemanu, which rises emerald in the distance, while others boast overwater bungalows with glass floors and infinity pools. The choices are endless. Here are a few favorite Bora Bora resorts to consider when planning your vacation in French Polynesia.
Named the Best Hotel fin French Polynesia in the 2020 TripAdvisor traveler’s Choice Awards, the Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora offers 108 one- and two-bedroom overwater bungalows and seven luxurious beachfront villa estates, all designed with palm-thatched roofs and showcasing indigenous artwork and textiles. The resort’s four restaurants serve an array of fresh and creative cuisine, and an onsite spa offers award-winning treatments. If you’re trying to figure out where to stay in Bora Bora, you simply can’t go wrong with the Four Seasons.
The St. Regis Bora Bora stretches across 44 acres of verdant landscape, framed by white sand beaches, a turquoise lagoon and views of Mount Otemanu. With 90 overwater bungalows and beachfront villas, the lodging choices here are both opulent and exotic. Butler service is provided to guests and you can dine at any of four resort restaurants, including Lagoon by Jean-Georges, the resort’s signature fine-dining restaurant. This Bora Bora resort also features two swimming pools and a naturally filtered private lagoonarium for snorkeling with a vibrant multitude of tropical fish.
Relax in one of Le Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort’s 50 overwater bungalows built in the traditional Polynesian style with thatched roofs and sliding doors that open to a sparkling ocean view. What makes this resort special is the authentic Polynesian feel and charm of the overwater villa that you’ll experience when you stay here. The resort itself is located on a secluded islet with views of the lagoon and features two hotel bars, three onsite restaurants, and an onsite spa.
There are plenty of places to stay in Bora Bora to suit any budget. If you’re still looking for the right accommodations, check out the resorts and hotels clustered at fabulous Motu Piti Aau Beach, renowned for its white sand beach and easy access to water activities such as snorkeling, paddleboarding, and swimming. Or stay near Matira Beach, widely known as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world with the largest public access beach on the island of Bora Bora, and find plenty of Bora Bora hotels nearby.
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