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Relais Fenua

2.0 of 5 Guest house   |   BP 381 585 | Tamanu, Punaauia, French Polynesia
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Ranked #1 of 5 Punaauia B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014
Henry R Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Relais Fenua was a fantastic hotel and we thoroughly enjoyed our time here. In a very good location, right near the nicest beach in Tahiti. Clean and pleasant rooms. The best thing for me about Relais Fenua was the family atmosphere. Very friendly and personable. Airport transfers were very useful as well. We arrived in Tahiti at midnight and it... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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73 reviews 73 reviews
32 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We had a close to midnight flight our of Tahiti and flew in form Raiataia - so we needed somewhere for one night and a late checkout. I didn't want to spend a fortune but also didm"t fancy the Airport Motel or similar and we wanted something to do during our last day! This proved to be a good option.... More

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Ancona, Italy
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44 reviews 44 reviews
32 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We spent just one night in this small hotel and we were very satisfied: just few rooms, all around a pretty garden and a small pool (similar to a motel but more intimate), with a kind staff. The surrounding doesn't offer you too many attractions (you're just along the coast road), but at walking distance there's a beautiful beach and... More

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Parainen, Finland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

The hotel itself is not next to the beach but the garden and atmosphere is very cozy. We only stayed for 1 night. Overall good place with very nice owners. The place is quite far from the main city of Papeete

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Sadly we didn't get to stay at Relais Fenua, which we had chosen based on the good reviews on Tripadvisor, as I was taken ill. The manager at the hotel fully understood our circumstances and did not charge us for our cancellation. Such a kind gesture which helped us at a difficult time. We can only thank you for being... More

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

This hotel is a good alternative for resorts because it is family owned and the Manager is very friendly, available to give any information about the island. Rooms are clean, modern, air con works, wifi in the room works as well. The beach is 5 min away walking.

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Brooklyn, New York
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47 reviews 47 reviews
36 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Bad location: next to a main road with a lot of traffic at any time of the day. Small dirty path to get access from the main road to the relais. 20 min walk from the closest access to the beach. Relais: Nice room, good size with small appliances to cook. small private terrasse. The relais is depressing, tourists are... More

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Forres, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Staff are friendly and helpful. Transfer to and from the ferry dock or airport are provided at a reasonable rate. I arrived at 6.00pm when it was already dark. There is someone on duty until 8.00pm but through the night there is no-one about and it is very dark. I had no phone and would have been stuck in an... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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285 reviews 285 reviews
49 hotel reviews
192 helpful votes 192 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Tahiti prices are expensive with little choice and the best we got when trying to negotiate a last minute discount for that night was free WiFi even though low season? So still 11000 for the room which was compact but done nicely. Pool was small but very welcome. Taxis/transfers are really expensive so either hire a car at the airport... More

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Dallas, Texas
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34 reviews 34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

Starting off with our circle trip, this was our 1st stop for only 1 night until the end of total trip in 13 days when we return. 1st thought was....."when will we get there"? Quite a distance from the airport and Papeete city proper. This location is definitely for someone who plan to get a car and plans to be... More

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Address: BP 381 585 | Tamanu, Punaauia, French Polynesia
Location: French Polynesia > Society Islands > Tahiti > Punaauia
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Hotel Class:2 star — Relais Fenua 2*
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