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Orange County, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's been 5 years since our last visit...and things at Vahine Island have gotten even better! Your hosts, Pierre and Elisabeth are amazing people. The entire staff is full of genuine love for their guests. This resort really caters and appeals to easy-going, fun loving, relaxation craving, crowd avoiding, romance seeking people like my wife and I. The only thing...

Thank rsmlees
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just returned from 2 weeks in Vahine that were remarkable. What made it so was: 1. location--your own south pacific island surrounded by a remarkable pale green lagoon, the sound of surf all night, breathtaking sunsets. Peace. 2. Accommodation: we stayed in a beachside "fare" bungalow that was simple, elegant, very roomy, with hammock and breathtaking views from our...

2Thank Dawna M
Vahine-Island, Directeur général at Vahine Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Dawna and Andy, We cannot express how glad we are that you chose to stay 2 weeks in Vahine with us. You became part of our family and everyone here miss you so much already. (You know you're a better writter than me for that kind of things, but only in English...) =) Thanks a lot for your wonderful...

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

Dear "MSB016", We do hope you had a safe trip back home. Thank you very much for your nice review and for taking time to talk about our small paradise. =) We are more than glad to read that you enjoyed so much Pierre's food and your experience here with us. We truly hope to have the pleasure of welcoming...

san francisco
Reviewed 17 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...

8Thank sftraveling1
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 12 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...

11Thank edbaker2017
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...

4Thank Lolo-to-be
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 29 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...

1Thank FuzzBall25
Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 27 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...

2Thank ClayJr
Novi, Michigan
Reviewed 21 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...

Vahine-Island, Directeur général at Vahine Island Resort & Spa, 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...

Reviewed 29 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 Island Resort & Spa, 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...

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  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast Available
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 Island Resort & Spa

Address: | Vahine Island, 98733, French Polynesia
Region: French Polynesia > Society Islands > Vahine Island
Price Range: $525 - $874 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Vahine Island Resort & Spa 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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“There are 3 overwater bungalows. We were extremely happy in the beach cottage right on the lagoon.”
722dawnam, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Recommend staying in an Over-water bungalow especially the one furthest away for the best views”
MSB016, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Deluxe Beach Suites have the most room”
sftraveling1, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go for the water Bungalow, high privacy level in all the rooms.”
  • View over Bora Bora at sunset.
  • The private terrace of the water Bungalow.
  • The room is made with lots of love.
  • The bathroom, one door left leads to the tollet, the shower is on the very right hand side.
  • View over Vahine Island from the plane.
  • The private terrace of the water Bungalow.
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
FuzzBall25, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
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