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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the cutest, most perfect little hotel. My bungalow was beautiful, comfy bed, ceiling fan, big shower. It's at the most beautiful beach in bora bora, you can even choose between the private beach and public beach. Both are amazing!! The colors of this water... Crazy. There is a supermarket on the other side of the road, extremely convenient.... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Stay here! The location is ideal for quiet, serene moments as well as for easily jumping into tours and activities. Jacques is the most wonderful welcoming host - and helpful with local tips. The breeze from the lagoon was wonderful and appreciated! Loved the simplicity of Temanuata Village - stepping off our verandah right onto the sand was fabulous (the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted to experience the real Bora Bora at a realistic price and the Village Temanuata fully delivered. It has a great beachfront location with a wonderful view over the lagoon, a colourful and lush tropical garden pathway to the 12 bungalows, clean and comfortable accommodation, a good supermarket right across the road, Avis car hire a 5-minute walk in... More 

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Sudbury, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2016

This spot is perfect for any type of traveller that is willing to not spend their life savings on a hotel. You will miss the A/C but get a beach side bungalow and you won't notice. There are ceiling fans in the bungalows and additional fans in some. the bungalows are equipped with fridges, kettles, some have fuller kitchenettes. We... More 

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

This place is ideal for those who want to self cater in affordable accommodation in a great location on Borabora. Our unit was equipped with microwave, hot plate, fridge, pots, plates and cutlery which was great. Don't know that all units have a kitchen though. Not a flash resort, but great for those who don't mind something a bit more... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Spent a week in this fabulous location. This is the only small private hotel with authentic thatched bungalows on the main island of Bora Bora. Owned and run by a French couple who go out if their way to assist . A tropical breakfast delivered to your veranda each morning. A private beach beautiful sand, turquoise waters of the Bora... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

From New Zealand I found this fantastic place via google maps. I couldn't ask for more for this gorgeous little cosy bungalow establishment set on such a beautiful private beach and a strategic location where the Matira beach (world famous) is right behind the motel. We were there for 10 nights last month March 2016, chose a bungalow right in... More 

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JACQUES1949, Propriétaire at Village Temanuata, responded to this review

Bonjour Thank you for you nice appreciation about our place; As you have seen we do everything to satify our guests and we have a very pleasant location in the very center of the toursit area of bora bora with our private beach; Alos we offer very good deals such as 3 nights for the price of 2 or more... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

We arrived in the early evening and the first night were concerned about mosquitoes and could not get the fan to operate at better than a slow speed. I had picked the place and thought my wife was going to kill me in my sleep for the choice the first night. Hot and stifling. We finally abandoned the mosquito net... More 

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JACQUES1949, Propriétaire at Village Temanuata, responded to this review

Bonjour Thank you for your comments. Wea are only a family hotel with a private beach and the best beach of Bora; Yes had access to best rates based ont he garden bungalow ata low season 50 € pp); Our beach bungalows are just a bit higher in price; To each garden bungalow reservation we offer the choice of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

Planning at the last minutes and almost all hotels were fully booked, I was pleasantly surprised with my choice of stay. Hotel Village Temanuata is within walking distance to the shops, dining options and Matira Beach - best beaches in the world. Best of all, Jacques and Martine are very helpful and friendly people. I like listening to their French... More 

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JACQUES1949, Directeur général at Village Temanuata, responded to this review
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Dormagen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

My wife and I stayed here in the beach side bungalow from May 9th til 19th as a matter of our 37 years lasting dream. From the very first moment we touched the grounds, we gained the impression, that's how a paradise must be looking like. And with such a feeling we left this place saying and really meaining "see... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set alongside Matira Beach, Village Temanuata offers traditional Polynesian-style bungalows offering direct beach access. Guests enjoy free snorkelling equipment and there are kayaks available on-site. The family-run Temanuata Village Resort is just 300 metres from dining options and shops. Vaitape village is 7 km away. It is a 40-minute bus and ferry ride from Bora Bora Airport. All bungalows feature a patio, a refrigerator and a ceiling fan. Each has a private bathroom with a shower. Mosquito nets are available upon request. The tour desk books diving, sailing, island trips and submarine tours. You can relax on the beach sun loungers or indulge in a massage. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Village Temanuata

Address: Matira, 98730, French Polynesia
Location: French Polynesia > Society Islands > Bora Bora
Price Range: $108 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Village Temanuata 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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