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Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel

Punaauia beachfront resort with 2 restaurants and outdoor pool

  • Free WiFi and free parking

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Unnamed Rd, Tamanu, Punaauia, Tahiti, French Polynesia
8.4.Very good.
  • Its a beautiful property with wonderfully friendly staff. The services & amenities are…

    Jan. 13, 2020

  • Very friendly staff, excellent facilities and very comfortable room.

    Oct. 15, 2019

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Guests rated location

Safe
Shopping
Quiet
Walkable
Easy parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Airport transfer
  • Bathtub
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 146 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On a private beach
  • 2 restaurants and 2 bars/lounges
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available

Feel at home

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden

What’s around

  • On a private beach
  • Plage Toaroto - 7 min walk
  • Museum of Tahiti - 10 min walk
  • Vai'ava Beach - 36 min walk
  • Mahana Park - 44 min walk
  • Papeete Market - 8.9 mi / 14.4 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Luxury Bungalow, 1 King Bed, Overwater
  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, View
  • Luxury Room, 1 King Bed, Garden View
  • Family Room, 2 Queen Beds, Garden View (Luxury)
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Garden View

Location

Unnamed Rd, Tamanu, Punaauia, Tahiti, French Polynesia
  • On a private beach
  • Plage Toaroto - 7 min walk
  • Museum of Tahiti - 10 min walk

What’s around

Landmarks

  • On a private beach
  • Plage Toaroto - 7 min walk
  • Museum of Tahiti - 10 min walk
  • Vai'ava Beach - 36 min walk
  • Mahana Park - 44 min walk
  • Papeete Market - 8.9 mi / 14.4 km
  • Punaauia Beach - 4.8 mi / 7.7 km
  • Marae Arahurahu Temple - 5.2 mi / 8.3 km
  • Maraa Cave - 8.5 mi / 13.8 km
  • Place Jacques Chirac - 8.6 mi / 13.9 km
  • Parc Bougainville - 8.9 mi / 14.3 km

Getting around

  • Tahiti Faaa Intl. Airport (PPT) - 14 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 146 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 6 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Express check-in/out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • One child (11 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • Babysitting/childcare*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*
  • Ferry terminal shuttle*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Electric vehicle charging point on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)

Things to do

  • On private beach
  • Beach sunloungers
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Kayaking on site
  • Snorkelling on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Tennis on site
  • Beach towels

Working away

  • Number of meeting rooms - 3

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 9
  • Year Built – 1998
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Espresso maker
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding

Things to enjoy

  • Furnished balcony

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Satellite TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Dining

La Plantation - This restaurant overlooks the pool and garden. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Le Carré - This fine-dining restaurant is located on the beach and specializes in international cuisine. Open daily.

L'Astrolabe - This lobby lounge overlooks the ocean and garden. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Puna - This cocktail bar is located by the pool. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Recreation

On Site

  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Tennis on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Snorkelling on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Volleyball on site

Nearby

  • Golfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.

Small print

Also known as

  • Meridien Tahiti Hotel
  • Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Managed Sofitel Punaauia
  • Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Managed Sofitel
  • Tahiti Ia Ora Managed Sofitel
  • Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Managed Sofitel
  • Tahiti Ia Ora Managed Sofitel
  • Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort Managed by Sofitel
  • Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel Resort
  • Meridien Tahiti
  • Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel Punaauia
  • Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel Resort Punaauia
  • Papeete Le Meridien
  • Le Meridien Hotel Tahiti
  • Le Meridien Tahiti Papeete
  • Le Meridien Papeete
  • Le Meridien Tahiti Hotel Papeete
  • Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort Managed Sofitel Punaauia
  • Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort Managed Sofitel

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of XPF 3791 for adults and XPF 1895 for children (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds.

Parties and events are allowed on site.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: XPF 150 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 16 years of age.
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: XPF 26800
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: XPF 13400 (from 3 to 11 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property is closed from July 19 2021 to December 31 2021 (dates subject to change).
  • Yes, there's free self parking. Electric vehicle charging is available.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Express check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants, featuring alfresco dining, international cuisine, and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Chez Remy (4-min walk), Les Ateliers Du Gout (4-min walk), and Le Carré (5-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • Have fun with onsite activities like kayaking, snorkeling, and volleyball and improve your game at the onsite tennis courts. Additional recreation onsite includes volleyball. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the resort's other amenities, which include 2 bars and a private beach. Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel also has a garden.
8.4.Very good.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Very friendly staff, and very good facilities. Amazing views

    5 night trip, Oct. 5, 2019

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  • 2.0.Poor

    Was given twin beds instead of king. Hotel under renovation. Food was terrible. Staff unfriendly besides one man on reception. Would not recommend.

    Skot, 2 night trip, Oct. 24, 2018

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Good hotel with beachfront pool & garden

    Good stay. Hotel looking a bit tired in places. Food very expensive & not particularly good. Breakfast prohibitively expensive if not included in room rate.

    fiona, 2 night trip, Aug. 9, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    The beautifully maintained property was exceeded only by the very friendly staff. We had a wonderful week and will return!

    7 night romance trip, Mar. 12, 2020

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  • 6.0.Good

    Bungalo was excellent. The rest of the property is very tired and in desparate need up updating. The pool was closed for 3 days of our stay . The hotel did not inform us of the fact until after check in. Food was sub par. Service was inconsistent.

    Chris, 4 night family trip, Mar. 7, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Everything was perfect, the food was so expensive but this is in the whole Tahití, no just here

    4 night romance trip, Mar. 5, 2020

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  • 6.0.Good

    No complains about the property; it is really pretty!

    5 night romance trip, Feb. 13, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Baby location Good location. Nice pool area. Good curls around. needs updating. The featured restaurant was very overpriced with very average food. Drinks at the pool bar we're $20 a piece as well! We couldn't get the temperature down to be very comfortable in the room.

    Braden, 1 night trip with friends, Feb. 7, 2020

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  • 6.0.Good

    The staff was friendly and responsive. The concierge was very helpful.

    3 night family trip, Feb. 7, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Overwater bungalow was very nice. The staff was courteous and friendly, they gave us a late check out time due to our late flight leaving Tahiti.

    Barty, 3 night family trip, Jan. 31, 2020

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