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Le Meridien Tahiti

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   Tamanu | Punaauia, Papeete 97718, French Polynesia
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Santa Barbara
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85 reviews 85 reviews
31 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Perhaps the various mediocre reviews on this place worked in oury favor, because we weren't expecting much. Instead, we were blown away! We loved it here. The staff, from Redo at the front desk, to Enoha at the bar/restaurant, to the various housekeeping staff, to the servers at breakfast, were all great. The resort itself is in a somewhat secluded... More

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Tauranga, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for the first 4 days of our trip. It was a magnificent location. The pool was the BEST we've ever experienced. The grassed area (dotted with palm trees) beside the pool and the beach, just beyond, were beautiful. The room was great with very comfortable beds. And the staff were lovely to deal with.

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Atlanta, GA
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142 reviews 142 reviews
92 hotel reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our first trip to Tahiti, and last. We spent four full days and 3 night. We learned several things. Like, the Island of Papeete itself blew our perception of Tahiti right into the trash. If you can, once you land, immediately take the ferry to Moorea or hop on a connector flight to Bora Bora. Candidly speaking, Papeete... More

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our 2-day over the water bungalow stay after 10-days of chartering from Sunsail was great! We were glad that we booked it with breakfast included because the breakfast dining experience was delicious. Imagine fresh omlets with all the wonderful French breads and croissants! We expecially liked REDA, the wonderful young man (from Germany) at the Front Desk. He was an... More

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Simon C, Public Relations Manager at Le Meridien Tahiti, responded to this review

Dear Joanne, Thank you for writing such a nice review about our resort. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Reda has been really pleased to read your comment. Your feedback regarding the transit room will be reported to the management. We look forward to welcoming you again. Best regards More

Easter Island, Chile
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed recently in Papeete for a week with my family. We used the hotel as our base for exploring all Tahiti has to offer in terms of sightseeing and relaxtion. We were not disappointed. While the hotel has some details to work on (faulty elevator, small maintenace issues, and lack of really good amenities) we still really enjoyed our... More

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Simon C, Public Relations Manager at Le Meridien Tahiti, responded to this review

Ia orana, Thank you for sharing your experience at Le Méridien Tahiti. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciate you mentioned the qualities of the resort and its staff. We look forward to welcoming you again. Best regards, More

Calgary, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in an overwater bungalow for 1 week at Le Meridien. They picked us up right from the airport and transferred us by boat to the resort (30 min tops). It was really nice and convenient which we liked so first impressions were great. The resort is quite large which isn't really something we expected being that it’s on... More

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Simon C, Public Relations Manager at Le Meridien Tahiti, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your very nice review but we think you might confuse our resort with Le Méridien Bora Bora. We have two Le Méridien hotels in French Polynesia, and the only one with transparent bottom floor in its bungalows and shuttle by boat is Le Méridien Bora Bora. Best Regards More

WPG
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel at the beginning and the end of our Windstar cruise. We arranged this independently of the cruise as Gold Starwood guests and received an upgrade to the top floor and free Wi-Fi. The room was spacious and clean and provided a wonderful view of the sand bottom pool and ocean. The main restaurant served an... More

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Simon C, Public Relations Manager at Le Meridien Tahiti, responded to this review

Ia orana, Thank you for sharing your experience at Le Méridien Tahiti. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We are sorry you encountered this unusual car experience on our parking lot. The behavior you describe is totally unacceptable but the person you describe was just a client of the hotel. We do not have anyone called Genevieve... More

Agoura Hills, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Windstar Cruise docked early in the morning, and we headed straight to Le Meridien for an overnight stay before heading home. I should have put "early check-in" into the reservation, but it wasn't long before the Front Desk found us a room. Clean, comfortable, lovely view. We ran into friends from the cruise who were staying in one of... More

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Simon C, Public Relations Manager at Le Meridien Tahiti, responded to this review

Ia orana, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciate you mentioned the cleanness of our rooms and lovely view. We look forward to welcoming you again. Sunniest regards More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is a gem hiding in the middle of a bustling town, as most hotels here are. The rooms are spacious for European standards(French Polynesia). A majority of the regular rooms face the ocean and there is always the room over the coral reef option. I looked at both and they are all lovely. Large sand bottom pool and... More

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Simon C, Public Relations Manager at Le Meridien Tahiti, responded to this review

Ia orana, Thank you for writing a review about our resort. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We would be more than happy to welcome you again for another trip of yours in Tahiti. Sunniest regards. More

Wellington, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We make a couple of trips to the Pacific Islands each year and have never been disappointed. This was our first trip to Tahiti and we enjoyed every moment of it. The hotel while largish did not feel crowded and the rooms (all of which seem to have a lagoon view, even the ones described as 'garden view' which we... More

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Simon C, Public Relations Manager at Le Meridien Tahiti, responded to this review

Ia orana, Thank you for sharing your experience with us on Tripadvisor. We are glad to read you enjoyed your stay. Your positive feedback on the quality of service, food, and surrounding is much appreciated. We will be pleased to welcome you again in our resort. Maururuu More

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Additional Information about Le Meridien Tahiti

Address: Tamanu | Punaauia, Papeete 97718, French Polynesia
Location: French Polynesia > Society Islands > Tahiti > Papeete
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Le Meridien Tahiti 4*
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Le Méridien Tahiti is the most modern luxury hotel of the island; benefiting from a charming frame thanks to its natural beach of white sand that is unique on the island of Tahiti. The hotel offers a panoramic view on turquoise waters of the lagoon and on the nearby island … Moorea. Situated in a charming frame, Le Méridien Tahiti is located 15 kms from Papeete and 10 kms from the international airport of Tahiti Faa' a, so making of the hotel the ideal place for a stay on the island. The hotel was recently refurbished with exotics and natural materials which highlight the South Pacific feeling ... more   less 
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