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Picturesque beach offers scenic hiking trails and tourist services including several boutique shops, the popular Ben's Place snack bar and restaurants.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Bora Bora itself has not much beaches Only the Matus with the luxury resorts have sandy beaches (natural?? Don’t know) But this beach is very chill out Not too much people Some bars and restaurants But don’t await too much when you have been on...More

Thank MasterDive
Reviewed 3 days ago

Walked here one afternoon from the Hotel Maitai Polynesia, a 10 minute walk away. The beach was spectacular, the colours of the water were amazing and the water was so shallow. What my wife and I didn't like was the 'characters' hanging around the washroom...More

Thank Vojco M
Reviewed August 15, 2018

This beach is gorgeous and completely calm. The waters are turquoise and it faces the setting sun. Lovely place to swim during the day and enjoy sunsets at night. There are several restaurants that overlook this beach which provide both inexpensive snacks and/or fancy dinners....More

Thank 2001HAL
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Beautiful beach that has the best view of the sunset dipping below the horizon. Short walk from the Moana and other hotels on the southern points of the island.

Thank SpicyTaters
Reviewed July 24, 2018

fantastic water, dreaming place. the white sand is fantastic, the beach is not too large/long. there are just 2-3 bar to have a rest

Thank lucafloro
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Matira Beach is directly across the access road from InterContinental Le Moana, which is where we stayed. (See separate review for the resort). There are several affordable options at which to eat. (we enjoyed two lunches at two different cafes) The beach is clean and...More

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Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful white sand and turquoise clear water where you can see colorful fishes and stingrays so take you snorkel mask for swimming under water. There are some restaurants around with delicious local delicacies and Hinano. My favorite. Highly recommend!!!!

Thank Karolina S
Reviewed July 12, 2018

This is a wonderful beach on Bora Bora, also I think the only beach. We had a great time grabbing some beers in the little restaurant by the parking lot and running along the water. Great for some people watching too (both locals and tourists).

1  Thank JProbsty
Reviewed July 9, 2018

After we did our 4x4 adventure tour, we were told to definitely check out this beach. This is the only public beach on Bora Bora and it is just a short taxi ride from the marina. There are two restaurants on the beach for a...More

Thank JessicaA3536
Reviewed June 28, 2018

small, public beach. Signage not obvious. Most beautiful beach I've been to. No amenities outside of a public restroom.

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Jenny P
August 19, 2018|
Response from Mark E | Reviewed this property |
Water taxi
July 31, 2018|
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Response from Karol K | Reviewed this property |
We didn't as we stay five days in Bora Bora, but I do believe you can if you are coming in on a cruise ship they offer an Excursion I do believe. Enjoy Paradise there's nowhere on earth like it
May 27, 2018|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
Actually it’s quite far by foot, almost 10 km. You’ll need to take a taxi or rent a bike from Avis rental car just across the street from the dock.