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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Vahine Island is the most amazing place. We spent 5 nights and had the best time. We have stayed at many 5 star places around the world and can honestly say that this place is at the top of our list. Elisabeth and Pierre are such a nice couple. They took care of everything to make sure our stay was...

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san francisco
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Vahine Island will provide you with a memorable vacation. It’s the perfect place to go on your honeymoon, a romantic trip or a family vacation that you will remember forever. We have been going to Vahine for years and I’ve seen honeymooners walking to dinner, holding hands, gazing at the stars without a care in the world. I’ve also seen...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Vahine is an off-the-grid Tahitian paradise with attention to detail of a 5-star luxury resort and casual laid-back warmth of staying with friends who happen to prepare Michelin style meals. This review is long (be warned) and overdue as we took our trip at the end of August. I was looking to spend a big birthday unplugged in an overwater...

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Well, where should I start? May be by saying that this is the most wonderful place I have ever been on earth. If you are looking for paradise, Vahine Island is the perfect place to go. A small and incredibly beautiful island, just nine Bungalows, three of them being overwater Bungalows which we were lucky enough to stay in. We...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 30 December 2016

If you're looking for an isolated and beautiful place, do not hesitate to stay at Vahine Island Resort! This was the favorite part of our three-island honeymoon vacation. Upon landing at Raiatea airport, you are greeted by a friendly face and escorted to a comically tiny boat. I was actually a little concerned that we would tip over in the...

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We have visited Vahine Island 6 or 7 times for a week each time in the last 8 years. It just gets better and better each time! The resort physical plant has been consistently improved, A/C added about 5 years ago, all rooms upgraded with better doors and curtains, the dining room redone, an herb garden added, an expanded and...

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Novi, Michigan
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Vahine Island Resort was the perfect spot for me to celebrate my birthday - it was a big one for me- we’ll leave it at that! I had no idea where to go and stay, but the South Pacific has always been on my bucket list. A friend suggested Tahiti and recommended Custom Tahiti Travel. So, I started working with...

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Vahine-Island, Directeur général at Vahine Private Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear SNGOBLUE, =) Thanks a lot for your wonderful comment. You totally described the peaceful and private nature oriented environment we are surrounded with on our small paradise. We were more than happy to have you for your birthday and to organise some special settings for you. We do hope you enjoyed your time in French Polynesia and you had...

Miami
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We were very unlucky during our stay. We went for three nights. First, I must say that the food was incredible and the people were very friendly and tried to help you. In spite of that we had major problems. We arrived on a Saturday Afternoon about 2:00 PM. We were shown to our room and then we were left...

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Vahine-Island, Directeur général at Vahine Private Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr and Mrs Silverman. Thank you very much for your review. First of all, we are terribly sorry to read that you did not enjoy your time on our small private island and must apologize not been able to find a solution to make your stay exceptional. But thanks a lot for your comment about our wonderful food and...

California
Reviewed 29 November 2016

All of the reviews about Vahine are true, so it does not seem necessary to write another one. The staff are wonderful, the food is amazing and the resort goes out of its way to make sure that each guest is happy. However, I would like to specifically mention to snorkeling since that the primary reason we went to the...

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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Elisabeth, Pierre, Roi, Heimata, and the rest of the staff treat you like you're staying at their own home. You'll receive the royal treatment from the time you land at Raiatea, until the moment you're dropped off at the check-in line for your outbound flight. This resort is everything you want to make of it, whether it's lay back and...

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  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on a private island of 23 acres on the North of Tahaa, Vahine Island offers a unique experience in an idyllic place: luxurious accommodation, delicious cuisine, a typical Polynesian Spa, large coconut grove on an impeccable lawn and white sandy beach... Guests find total peace and privacy in the middle of one of the most beautiful lagoons of French Polynesia. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vahine Private Island Resort

Address: | Tahaa, Uturoa 98733, French Polynesia
Region: French Polynesia > Society Islands > Raiatea > Uturoa
Price Range: RM1,715 - RM2,858 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Vahine Private Island Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Vahine Island - Private Island Hotel Tahaa
Vahine Island Hotel Tahaa
Vahine Island Resort Tahaa
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“Recommend staying in an Over-water bungalow especially the one furthest away for the best views”
 of 5 bubbles MSB016, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Deluxe Beach Suites have the most room”
 of 5 bubbles sftraveling1, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go for the water Bungalow, high privacy level in all the rooms.”
  • The private terrace of the water Bungalow.
  • View over Vahine Island from the plane.
  • The bathroom, one door left leads to the tollet, the shower is on the very right hand side.
  • The room is made with lots of love.
  • The private terrace of the water Bungalow.
  • View over Bora Bora at sunset.
 of 5 bubbles Lolo-to-be, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Fare Ono (#6) is the furthest bungalow (and most secluded)”
  • view from Fare Ono (House Six) bungalow
 of 5 bubbles FuzzBall25, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All 9 rooms are superior, we prefer the Beach Suites”
 of 5 bubbles ClayJr, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
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