A unique boutique resort located in the heart of the of the Society Islands Archipelago, close to Tahaa, the Vanilla Island lies Motu Tu Vahine, an authentic Polynesian island. Unlike most tourist destinations, Taha’a has managed to stay refreshingly real, unadulterated and preserved: pearl farms, traditional vanilla plantations, copra farming, and fishing constitute it's principal activities and resources. Tahaa is an island full of legends and secrets to reveal to the visitor who seeks to know more about the magic of Polynesia.
Located in a paradise-like setting on the Motu Tu Vahine (Island of the Woman), a small private island in the middle of the lagoon of Tahaa. The Vahine Island Private Island Resort has everything to make an unforgettable stay in paradise.
White sand beaches, a magnificent coconut grove full of light and shadows, a coral garden full of underwater splendors, a full range of blue hues splashed across the lagoon, and a backdrop of superb sunsets over Bora Bora will take ones breath away and remain forever etched in memories of this unbelievable place.
Vahine Island offers 3 types of lodging : 3 overwater "farés" (local style over water bungalows) on the lagoon, 3 beach "farés," and 3 deluxe suite "farés". Accommodations are spaced apart and blend in with the environment. The Polynesian bungalows are stylish and made of local wood and materials. The bungalows feature air conditioning, luxe as well as local bath products, as well as complimentary internet.
The resort restaurant features a French chef who works with a subtle mix of Polynesian and Mediterranean flavors.
Though the peaceful atmosphere of Vahine Island tends to invite total relaxation, staff are happy to assist with any activities such as; kayaking, snorkeling, windsurfing, fishing, naturalist tours, shell discoveries, local crafts, fish feeding, beach games, board games, DVD selection etc.
Raiatea is the nearest airport, from there the island resort is reached by a 30 minute boat ride.