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Village Tiahura | PK 25.5 C/Mer, Haapiti 98729, French Polynesia
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Fenua Mata'i'oa
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Haapiti
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Elizabeth, Maine
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136 reviews 136 reviews
58 hotel reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This is a five-star place that yes, will cost you accordingly. But it is just perfect in its execution.....perfect, perfect, perfect. The rooms are all beautiful (I asked to see them and toured each one of the 5----they are all gorgeous and you will be happy in any of them). All are made of local materials. What I truly loved... More 

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Thank you very much for your nice message. It was already a great honor and a great pleasure to receive you, that's even more happiness to know that all the love and attention that was given with the heart, were felt at fair measure. You have a beautiful soul and Fenua Mata'i'oa is made to receive beautiful people like you.... More 

San Francisco, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Location 9 Food 8.5 Exotic 9 Service 9 Unique 10 Luxury 7 Character 10 Accommodations 7 Value 7 Overall Experience 9 This is a B&B where the owners live on site. It is a very eclectic & one of a kind hotel. The gardens are stunning & cradle you as you walk from building to building. The staff was superb... More 

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Merci Anastasie d'avoir pris le temps de donner votre vision de notre hôtel. Sachant que vous parlez très bien notre... More 

London, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We have enjoyed Polynesian beauty and hospitality in many forms over the years but never quite as much as this. After an adventurous week at a minimalist motu in Tikehau, checking into the lush Fenua Mataiao was a sensory experience. "Luxe, calme, et volupte" is what comes to mind. The rooms are bug free and visually alluring (i'd even say... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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51 reviews 51 reviews
14 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

First, I should say that my wife and I are from Massachusetts within the U.S. We have flown around to many destinations so I have much to compare with, specifically with big chain hotels. We came here August 9th to August 13th. I also recently went to a few bed and breakfasts in Tahiti. This is NOT a bed and... More 

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FenuaMoorea, Gérant at Fenua Mata'i'oa, responded to this review

My English is not very good and I apologize.... For the first time, we have a commentary with only 3 stars .... In 14 years of activity, it's nothing but it hurts me tremendously had regard to all the love and dedication that I give to my guests. Especially that your commentary "ambiguous" is related to a problem of money... More 

New York
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77 reviews 77 reviews
20 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

My wife and I stayed for five nights in the Reva Suite in late May. I chose the hotel and my wife was a little apprehensive as she feels more comfortable in places with big brand names, but we are both in love with the place now … it was definitely a nicer, more complete experience than the Wind Spirit... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My wife and I stayed for two nights in the Princess Lokelani suite in May. We wanted something special for our 50th wedding anniversary and the Fenua Mataioa did not disappoint. Eileen was a gracious hostess and both Diane and I enjoyed chatting with her and hearing of her experiences in running her place. The breakfast was excellent and ample... More 

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Tallinn, Estonia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Moorea was our first longer stop after Tahiti during our honeymoon trip to French Polynesia. We were looking for private romantic place with some local touch and Fenua Mataioa was exactly all that. We planned our trip in the way that we start with small family hotel with nice garden and then in next hotel maybe beach bungalow and then... More 

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Westcliffe, Colorado
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We spent 18 days touring the various islands, and started with 4 days/3 nights on Moorea. When the trip was over, we both felt that Moorea was our absolute favorite. Very laid back - we had a rental car, and spent a lot of our time just driving around and experiencing the island on our own. It didn't hurt at... More 

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orlando
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82 reviews 82 reviews
33 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

On our previous stay in Moorea, we stayed at the Hilton in an overwater bungalow which was fabulous but this time we wanted to try something a little different than a large resort. After seeing the great reviews on Tripadvisor, we decided on Fenua Mataioa and we certainly weren't disappointed. We arrived on an early morning flight from LAX and... More 

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Dubai
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

It is casual & romantic luxury. The environment is private and privileged. Given the fact that French Polynesia is in the tropical zone, the landscape of this property stayed as natural as possible. From the local plants and trees, even the flowers and fruits come from its garden. The interior design is understated and elegant, yet comfortable. As you enter... More 

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Address: Village Tiahura | PK 25.5 C/Mer, Haapiti 98729, French Polynesia
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Location: French Polynesia > Society Islands > Moorea > Haapiti
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Fenua Mata'I'oa Moorea/Haapiti

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