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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Boutique style hotel sort of bed and breakfast. Ok location next to intercontinental (bit of a walk). If your looking for luxury spend a little more. Great staff though very friendly and the verandah area had lovely view of the lagoon. Nice clean room and the flower displays were amazing. About an hour by car from the airport.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

The location was great, prime location next to the lagoon and the water was pleasant and allowed easy access to the Rays and Shark feeding. The service was outstanding our room was always serviced and our needs were always considered. Eileen's place is charming and has a nice colonial touch, defiantly worth remembering. The only negatives were that The meals... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

This hotel is located in a beautiful environment, where we found fantastic accomodation and lot of kindness from the attentive staff. The most romantic dinner at the beach we have ever had and which we never forget (extraordinary service, quality, eye-catching table decoration, mouthwatering dishes).

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

What a lovely surprise we had staying at this wonderful establishment. Eileen and her extremely attentive staff were fantastic! So very glad to have stayed here. We enjoyed every single meal here and no meal was a disappointment. Our room was so very charming...not to effeminate not to masculine. Eileen, who is always smiling, is an absolute wonderful host. She... More 

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FenuaMoorea, Gérant at Fenua Mata'i'oa, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice message. It was a great pleasure to receive you. I wish you much happiness and full of beautiful trips. More 

Portland, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

My husband and I stayed here for 5 nights and this beautiful property met all our needs. We stayed the first night in a lovely room nestled in the garden. I felt like I was in the middle of an enchanted forest. The next 4 nights we secured the Lokelani bungalow, which has its own deck and sitting area on... More 

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FenuaMoorea, Gérant at Fenua Mata'i'oa, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your message. It was a real pleasure to receive you. It's always a great joy to meet beautiful people. I wish you many happiness and many wonderful journeys and discoveries. More 

Montevideo, Uruguay
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

I am a frequent traveler for business and pleasure. I made an extensive work before traveling in order to find a perfect hotel to have a third honeymoon with my dear husband. I found the hotel on booking and the photographs and comments seemed very good to me except for one speaking about lack of maintenance, which I decided to... More 

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FenuaMoorea, Gérant at Fenua Mata'i'oa, responded to this review

Your comment seems very unfair and I am hurt by your words. The hotel is perfectly maintained and as you have seen during your stay, we do a lot of work. All outdoor furniture were changed there is a week ... we added a wonderful terrace near the bar and many other amenities. I am decorator and my hotel always... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

We arrived after a very long journey and were greeted by Eileen and her staff who took our bags and looked after us. Very warm welcome and quite surreal stepping into this lush oasis. I would say this is more like a private villa with rooms than a hotel as it is very small, intimate and cosy. The room itself... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We hadn't intended to stay at this boutique hotel, but due to our original accommodation (booked through booking.com), turning out to be a fraud, we made the phonecall to Eileen at Fenua. She graciously agreed to take my husband and our two children aged 4&5 years old. Don't panic honeymooners, children are not usually at this hotel! Eileen made special... More 

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FenuaMoorea, Gérant at Fenua Mata'i'oa, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your message.It was a real pleasure to welcome you to our hotel. Your children are amazing and so well educated ... it was for us a very good meeting and we will not forget you. You are very beautiful people. We wish you much happiness. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This is the best place I have ever been. Eileen is a true genius. The whole place, down to every detail, is rich and sumptuous. The service is outstanding. You feel like you are in a show about lifestyles of the rich and famous. As another reviewer said, I will dream of returning there. The rooms are gorgeous. The small... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I feel very remiss that I have not sent this review earlier especially as Eileen is the most perfect hostess and Fenua Mata 'I" Oa is the most perfect place you could ever imagine in the wonderful paradise that is Moorea,arguably the most beautiful of the Tahitian islands. We actually stayed here in May 2014. Our taxi organised by Eileen... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated at edge of a turquoise lagoon, in a garden tropical paradise, hotel Fenua Mata'i'oa is an unique place in Polynesia. Luxury and original suites, a fairy tale decor for a dream holiday ..... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fenua Mata'i'oa

Address: Village Tiahura | PK 25.5 C/Mer, Haapiti 98729, French Polynesia
Location: French Polynesia > Society Islands > Moorea > Haapiti
Price Range: $237 - $436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fenua Mata'i'oa 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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