Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island
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Lonely Planet review
You’ll be hard-pressed to find a mellower spot to maroon yourself for a languid holiday. This Sofitel strikes a perfect balance between luxury, seclusion, privacy (there are only 31 units) and convenience – on hilly Motu Piti Uu Uta, it’s just five glorious minutes by shuttle boat from the main island, so you’re not too far from the action. The only dilemma: a well-appointed overwater bungalow or an elegant unit positioned on a greenery-shrouded hillside, with heavenly views of the lagoon? Due to its position, it gets plenty of sunshine, even in late afternoon. Another draw is the proximity of one of Bora Bora’s best coral gardens.
Our independent authors have visited Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island and selected this as one of our recommended accommodation in Bora Bora.
Services & facilities
- Facilities for disabled guests
- Non-smoking rooms
- Tour desk
- Room service
- Shuttle service (free)
- Restaurant (buffet)
- Restaurant (à la carte)
- Free WiFi
- Internet services
- Free parking
Description provided by property
This exclusive island offers accommodation set over lovely blue lagoon waters or alongside the white sandy beaches. Guests enjoy free Wi-Fi, free airport transfers and a free minibar, refilled daily. You also have access to free snorkelling equipment and kayaks.
Providing an authentic Polynesian atmosphere, Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island is a 2-minute shuttle boat ride from Bora Bora’s main island where further entertainment and relaxation options are provided. All shuttle trips are provided free of charge.
Enjoy an open-air meal at Manu Tuki with panoramic lagoon views. Private dinners, lunch and breakfast can also be arranged.
All accommodation features a patio deck offering sun loungers and stunning views of the lagoon, beach and tropical gardens.
There is a beautiful coral garden home to thousands of tropical fish. Yoga and massage services are also available.
Please note that you can get to Bora Bora with a 45-minute flight on Air Tahiti Nui from Fa'a'ā International Airport. Guests can contact the hotel for more information with the contact details provided on the booking confirmation.
Free boat transfers are available to and from this hotel and Sofitel Marara on the main island of Bora Bora. Please advise in advance if you want to use this service, using the contact details found on the booking confirmation.
Please note that all bungalows are individually furnished and the photos are presented as a guide only.
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