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Vahine Island Resort

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Private Island | Tahaa Lagoon, 98733, French Polynesia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Palm Coast, Florida
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay in late May to celebrate his birthday and our anniversary. They made our stay very memorable and on our last night we enjoyed dinner on the beach at a private table. Wonderful! Breakfast was delicious and, needless to say, dinners were always superb. We had an OWB and I enjoyed using the... More 

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Vahine-Island, General Manager at Vahine Island Resort, responded to this review

Dear "AcadiaHiker", Thank you very much for your very nice comment and rating. It is always a pleasure to read that our guests have a wonderful time enjoying the island and the great food of our talented Chef and team.* We look forward to the pelasure of welcoming you back soon! Kind regards, Laure & Terence More 

Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed in a beach bungalow on our honeymoon in May 2015. Vahine exceeded our expectations - which were high due to the great reviews we had read. The highlights: - The setting of the island and resort was by far the most picturesque and relaxing we experienced in our 12 day trip (also stayed at Moorea... More 

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

Ia orana dear "Ryan K" Thank you very much for your kind comment and we are glad to hear that we exceeded your expectations. This means a lot for us and our team. We look forward to seeing you again soon at Vahine Island. Warm regards, Laure and Terence More 

Denver
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55 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's hard to write in a few sentences about how wonderful Vahine Island was! We had high expectations based on all the reviews and they were all exceeded. Wonderful food, great service, peaceful remote island. We can't wait to come back and visit!

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

Dear "Michealangelo", Thank you very much for your comment and for sharing the great experience you had at Vahine island. We look forwardt o welcoming you back soon! Kind regards Laure & Terence More 

Mississauga, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

If Vahine Island is not the most peaceful and romantic resort on the planet, it’s certainly the closest that I’ve ever been to. From the moment that Mata greets you at the airport in Raiatea with his covered water taxi until they garland you with a lei made of shells when you depart, you are treated like visiting royalty and/or... More 

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

Dear "Emerald10D", Thank you very much for such a comprehensive comment! We really appreciate the time you took to explain every details! We are really glad that you had a great time with us and we would be delighted to welcoming you back to our little paradize! All the best. Laure & Terence More 

Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015 via mobile

We just left Vahine Island after five incredible days...and I miss it already! It was like being in paradise! The scenery, accommodations, food and staff were amazing!! Best place ever!!! Great swimming and snorkeling. Highly recommend.

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

Ia orana dear "Ruth H" We would like to thank you very much for your kind comment and contribution to our page! We are glad to hear you had 5 great days with us in paradize and we hope to welcoming you in the near future. Kind regards, Laure & Terence More 

New York
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

We stayed on 3 different islands during our stay in French Polynesia including bora bora and this was by far our favorite place. The managers Laure and Terrance are outstanding. They make you feel like family while you are there. Our bungalow was beautiful. So many stunning local touches. Terrance is a phenomenal chef and we looked forward to every... More 

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

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your kind review on our Island. It is great to hear you had a wonderful time with our team and we hope to welcoming you back soon to our little paradize. Kind regards Laure & Terence More 

Laguna Beach
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

After visiting French Polynesia many times and extensive research Vahine Island Resort is everything anyone could wish for. The pictures that you see in travel magazines are exactly what you get with amazing views of surrounding islands and water the most beautiful shades of blue you never new existed. From the staff that felt like family from the moment we... More 

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

Dear "JenniferLagunaBeach" We would like to thank you for writting your comment on Vahine Island's page. We are glad to see you had great time in our little paradize and with our team and hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you again in the near future! All the best. Laure & Terence More 

London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Go go go go go !!! All is remarkable, but the location, what can I say... you have to see it to believe it.... Go, any room will make it, don't hesitate.... Only negative: you might never come back....

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

Dear "FrenchTravelFamily", Thank you very much for your kind review and we hope to see you again soon in our Robinson Crusoe paradize island! Kind rgards, Laure & Terence More 

beijing
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We chose Vahine Island Resort after extensive research for the BEST place to vacation in French Polynesia! It was perfect. Everything you read about this slice of paradise here is more than real , great facilities, impeccable service , and exceptional food. But, Laure and staff actually EXCEEDED our expectations on ALL counts with their personalized service and attention to... More 

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

Dear "Michael w" Thank you very much for your very kind comment and it is a real pleasure to hear that Vahine Island excedded your expectations and made your stay a wonderful one. It means a lot to us and our team and we will share your review with them. We are looking forward to welcomig you back for you... More 

Lidingö, Stockholms Län, Sweden
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35 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This is as close to paradis you can come. An absolute perfect place. Service, food, the rooms. This was the no one place during our travelling in French Polinesia. The warm welcom with personel service. The room a was not only charming but also very spacy. That also gave us privacy. Food was exceptionell. Hand made spacilties all the time.... More 

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

Dear "Mats G" Thank you very much for your nice comment. We are very pleased to hear that you had a great time in our piece of paradise! We hope to see you back soon! Kind regards Laure & Terence More 

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