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Relais de la Maroto

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Haute vallee de la Papenoo, Papeete B.P. 111510, French Polynesia
+689 57 90 29
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nearly a Jules Verne Experience

When on reaches this extraordinary place one has begun a journey to the centre of the Earth, or at least to the centre of the Tahiti volcano crater. The 4x4 tour vehicle has bumped and twisted along the road for nearly two hours, one has had a river pool swim, and the guide has said to unbelieving... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Chrisbeeoxford
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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213 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When on reaches this extraordinary place one has begun a journey to the centre of the Earth, or at least to the centre of the Tahiti volcano crater. The 4x4 tour vehicle has bumped and twisted along the road for nearly two hours, one has had a river pool swim, and the guide has said to unbelieving ears that the... More 

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Thank Chrisbeeoxford
New Jersey
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I had lunch at Restaurant Moroto when we took a full day safari tour around the inner mountains of Tahiti. Our food was delicious but I was so hungry by the time we arrived there I could have ordered more than I did. There was a language barrier between us and the server so it was hard... More 

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Thank AliciaTheOgre
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An integral part of the Tahiti Full Day Inner Island Tour. Need a 4 wheel drive vehicle to access this mountain high restaurant. There is no where else to eat in the valley. The food is average at best, but the prices are exceptional. $45.00USD for a burger, fries and a beer.

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Thank Dennis7670
Gold Coast
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

We came here for lunch as part of our tour with Teiva & his discovery tour. What an amazing place to have a few drinks & lunch. I had the Polynesian meal - poussin cru & my husband's goat curry was very tender. Worth the visit.

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Thank Jenny P
Austin, Texas
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21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Lost in the middle of a tropical island in a rain forest full of waterfulls and magical beauty. Pretty much alone except for maybe a small tour group showing up at the end of your meal. On the top of a small mountain with valleys and mountains covered in green all around, above and below you. It was a magical... More 

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Paris, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

The place is nestled in the mountain inside the volcano which overlloks Tahiti Island. The location is actually the main asset, the place is supposed to propose wine testing evenings, the food is ok but not exceptional and the rooms at a YMCA level, but it can be a polynesian experience, and a stop to to further into the mountain.

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1 Thank yvesganansia
Papeete TAHITI
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2012

The location is amazing, fantastic scenery. The food is average, not much to choose from but that's normal as the restaurant is located far in the valley by the river papenoo.

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Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

This is in an excellent location and seems to have few visitors. The food was great. The porch needed repair. The staff was very nice. I would love to stay here a few days. It seems to be an excellent place for writers and others who need quite time.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Haute vallee de la Papenoo, Papeete B.P. 111510, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Tahiti  >  Papeete
  • Phone Number: +689 57 90 29

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Polynesian

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