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La Maison Blanche (The White House)

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Lots of options in just one place, and good prices

Stopped at La Maison Blanche on each trip to Moorea. They have beautiful pareos with lots of... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Fairfax Station, Virginia
Affordable souvenirs. Cash discount

I went here based on other reviewers on TA (thanks guys!) and it did not disappoint. First of all... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
Dripping Springs, Texas
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Jul 18, 2018
“Lots of options in just one place, and good prices”
May 6, 2018
“Affordable souvenirs. Cash discount”
This "White House" was built around the turn of the century in colonial style, which today serves as a shop offering souvenirs, shell jewelry, tropical dresses, aloha shirts, T-shirts and local handcrafts.
Maharepa, French Polynesia
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Reviewed July 18, 2018

Stopped at La Maison Blanche on each trip to Moorea. They have beautiful pareos with lots of options. They carry a large variety of products, so one stop there provides the opportunity to find gifts for all families members and friends. Prices are good compared...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank travelnowandtomorrow
Reviewed May 6, 2018

I went here based on other reviewers on TA (thanks guys!) and it did not disappoint. First of all, I was pleasantly surprised that they were open on Sunday, when most other shops are shuttered. We stopped in and picked up totally random stuff for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tripljoy
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Tahitian beauties wear Sarongs and people at home like trinkets. Every women can wear a Sarong because like a Greek or Roman Toga it is a sheet of a pretty printed fabric that can be wrapped around the body in so many ways. Since most...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mikeofokc
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Nice souvenir shop near the Manava resort. Large selection of pareos. Fun accessories and gifts. Friendly owner.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Libertyldy7
Reviewed December 29, 2015

When we arrived the owner (I assume) said she was just going to the bank and would only be 15 minutes. finally came back about 35-40 minutes later. Obviously not too worried about customers. Once we got in it was a bit of a let...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Robw1407
Reviewed October 3, 2015

We found some very fun Jewery here for really low prices! We were able to buy all the women in our family some nice Christmas presents

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Luv2Jeep777777
Reviewed March 14, 2015

I have traveled all over the world and have had quite a few Pareos, but nothing compares to these.The quality is fantastic and the prices are reasonable for what you are getting. I suggest you go for the rayon 2 meter ones ($25 apiece). The...More

Date of experience: March 2015
3  Thank Susan G
Reviewed September 9, 2014

There are many small shops on Moorea selling paroes, but La Maison Blanche is filled with a plethora of colors , designs, and materials that delights the senses and purses. Many are locally made and hand painted . If you are looking for the unique,...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank LornaChrsitchurch
Reviewed August 9, 2013

This is a great spot to do a little shopping. Local arts and crafts available at reasonable prices. Staff is very courteous.

Date of experience: October 2012
1  Thank Laura L
Reviewed April 26, 2013

It is the best place to buy clothes in Maharepa, Moorea. The town itself is very small. The woman who runs this is very friendly and knowledgeable. You can try on clothes in the back of the store.

Date of experience: March 2013
Thank William W
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