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Hotel Matira

Vaitape, 98730, French Polynesia
Hotel Matira
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All though this is not an "overwater" experience. these bungalows are located directly on Matira Beach where the waters are warm and calm. The bungalows are a bit rustic but clean and a great place to enjoy beautiful quiet walks in the AM. Check out Lucky House pizzeria out front,

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Ended our Tahiti vacation in Bora Bora and found the best location, Matira Beach, and the best place to stay, Hotel Matira. From the moment we arrived, Miranda made us feel welcome and at home. Her sunny smile and wonderful service started our trip here on a very pleasant note! And it was lovely having her deliver a fresh breakfast... More 

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Ancona, Italy
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We needed to spend just one night in Bora Bora, arriving in the evening and waiting for embarching on a sail ship the day after. We stayed in this hotel and, for the very few time we stayed, it seems very good: perfect location with cozy and spacious bungalows on a garden in front of the beautiful Matira beach. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

The bangalow was amazing, it was how u could imagine on Bora Bora. just about beach a bit disappointed. the view is stunning, but no coral, no fishes, that made me a bit sad. The SUNSET -----JUST AMAZING !!!!!

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San Clemente, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

The Good - Matira is a good value for the money on Bora Bora, which is prohibitively expensive and really not that nice of a place compared to other islands in French Polynesia. The rooms are basic, clean and very sizable with a good location on Matira Beach. Several restaurants are within easy walking distance. The beach is used by... More 

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Poland
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15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Beautiful place, clean and cute, the host is nice and helpfull, breakfast is just lovely. I will remember this place as it was so relaxing to be there. And I also had a chance to practise my French :)

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London
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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

Thanks Miranda for our stay. Miranda is a wonderful and cheerful host. She is the one also bringing you a flowery breakfast tray in the morning. Wonderful. The bungalows are large and nicely decorated. It is a shame The terrace and chairs are 'burn' by the sun as visually it would be even better. The hotel is on the nicest... More 

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ROMA
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69 reviews 69 reviews
38 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

We spent four unforgettable nights in this little paradise. The Hotel is on the Matira Beach, the most beautiful beach of Bora Bora from where you can admire wonderful sunsets. The bungalows are located in a very beautiful garden among hibiscus and tiare. Big and nicely curated they have two queen beds and private bathroom. If you book one close... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

Hotel offers very large private bangalows with view on lagoon - just in fron of. The staff is very helpful. U can book as well one night overe there without any problem. It is cheap, clean and sunset will just take your breath away !!!

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sydney
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59 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

Right on the beach and with the lagoon breezes, this is the idyllic place you've imagined about Bora Bora. It is a family run hotel, Mimi is a wonderful hostess as are her small band of friendly staff. It is good to know your helping a totally local busines and not some mutli-national chain. It is not 5-star, but with... More 

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