Hotel Raiatea Lodge, Raiatea

Overview

Alone… In a couple… With your family… Come and recharge your batteries, awake your senses, feel the elements, commune with nature and experience complete harmony. Our philosophy is to ensure your holiday is pleasurable… We strive to bring together all the elements which are vital to a perfect holiday. We are on hand to provide any specific information or answer any special requests and suggest activities or excursions outside the hotel.

Accommodations

Lagoon View Room – from $219 per couple / night

Deluxe Lagoon View Room – from $279 per couple / night

The small country hotel has 15 bedrooms and is located on the West coast, opposite Bora Bora. It is very easy to access, being five minutes from the airport and 10 minutes from the town center of Uturoa by car. Its warm atmosphere and elegant decor make it an ideal base from which to explore Raiatea and Tahaa. The hotel enjoys a very special position, with a beautiful garden in which to lounge, a pool for relaxing, a jetty and a surprising snorkeling spot and easy access to the motu (small island) of Miri Miri with its white-sand beach. All rooms are air-conditioned, comfortable and spacious, looking over the garden and the lagoon. They are all fitted with a fan and air-conditioning unit, a small refrigerator, a safe, a television with local channels, a hair-dryer and a large terrace with a view over the lagoon. Some rooms have WIFI access.

Dining

A bar and a restaurant looking onto the swimming pool and offering Tahitian, exotic and international cuisine are open everyday. The hotel’s restaurant would be delighted to welcome you for a light snack, lunch or dinner.
Elegant dishes, prepared using fresh and mainly local produce, will delight the most demanding gourmets. A genuine focus on dining pleasure emerges from the sincere approach to cooking, quality products and respect for the flavors revealed during their preparation. This enjoyable experience will be accompanied by the Polynesian hospitality and smile.

Services and Activities

Free activities are offered by the hotel: snorkeling equipment (flippers, masks and snorkels), two-person canoes, bicycles, WIFI access, board games and a range of books. The small island of Miri is 10 minutes away by canoe. Boat trips are organized on certain days.

Paid-for activities:

We organize a tailored program of activities setting off from the hotel:

A tour of Tahaa by boat or motorboat: exploration of the superb Raiatea-Tahaa lagoon, visit to a pearl farm, visit to a vanilla farm, lunch on a motu (small island) and the fabulous Tahaa coral reef
Combined “safari and lagoon” tour of Tahaa
Tour of Raiatea: a magical tour to discover Raiatea (tour of the island, dive at Motu Naonao, trip up the River Faaroa, the motu of the birds and a swim alongside wild skates and a picnic on Motu Arera) and a visit to a pearl farm.
A “VIP” tour of Raiatea or Tahaa for a romantic couple
Scuba diving with Hemisphère Sub
Canoeing on the Faaroa River
A guided tour of Raiatea
Car hire
A small cruise with on-board cocktails, with an impressive view of Bora
Fishing trips

Other services:

Massages (by appointment 24 hours in advance) and a shop are available on site (staple goods, local crafts, postcards, stamps, etc.)

Airfare from Los Angeles to Papeete, Tahiti starts at $1179.00 per person for a 5 day special. Inter-Island transfers within French Polynesia are not included in the above rates. Bora Bora AirPass may be purchased from $515.00 pp to include inter-island domestic flights between Papeete, Moorea, Huahine, Raiatea, Bora Bora & Maupiti. Other domestic air options are available and will be quotes in your personalized itinerary as required.

The above rates are valid until 31 March 2017, Please ask for rates for departures after this date. Flight prices are not included in the above rates.  Ask our specialists for other options. US/foreign taxes/fees/fuel surcharges of approximately $311, including September 11th Security Fee, are additional. To get the lowest airfare rates we recommend you book early. Prices are per person based on double occupancy. Add-on fares available from other cities. Hotels are subject to availability. Prices reflect a 3% discount for purchases made by cash/check. There are no discounts for payment made by credit cards. Cancellation penalties and other restrictions apply. There may be black-out dates on this package. Prices are subject to change at any time without notice. All the above rates and conditions are subject to change without prior notice. The communal tax of 150CFP (1.26 Euros approx $1.75), per night and per person is not included and must be settled with the resort directly upon check-out.