A romantic getaway in French Polynesia is the perfect way to indulge yourself in tropical paradise. Imagine being surrounded by lush greenery, crystal-clear waters, and white sandy beaches. French Polynesia is home to some of the most beautiful islands in the world, so it’s no wonder it’s a popular destination for couples looking for a romantic escape.
The most popular islands for tourists in French Polynesia are Bora Bora and Tahiti, both of which offer a wide range of activities and amenities to make your stay unforgettable. Imagine staying in an overwater bungalow in Bora Bora, where you can watch the sunset and see the fish swim past from your own private terrace. Picture yourselves taking a romantic walk along the beach, with the warm sand between your toes and the sound of the waves in the background.
Tahiti, on the other hand, offers a more authentic experience of modern French Polynesia’s culture. Whether you’re visiting the black-pearl farms, or exploring the colorful markets, you’ll be able to immerse yourself in the local culture.
But it’s not just about the sights, French Polynesia offers a wide range of activities for couples looking for an adventure. From snorkeling and scuba diving to jet-skiing and parasailing, you’ll be able to create unforgettable memories together.
And let’s not forget about the food, French Polynesia’s cuisine is a blend of French and Polynesian flavors, and it’s the perfect way to indulge in delicious seafood and international cuisine, all served in a romantic atmosphere.
A romantic getaway in French Polynesia is the perfect combination of tropical paradise, luxury, relaxation, and adventure. So why wait? Book your French Polynesia romantic getaway today and let the islands cast their spell on you.
The St Regis Bora Bora Resort
The sexy The St Regis Bora Bora Resort has everything you need for a romantic honeymoon in French Polynesia including four restaurants, two bars, and two swimming pools, there is also excellent snorkeling in the lagoon. The level of luxury at this fabulous couples getaway has to be seen to be believed. It is one of the fanciest resorts in French Polynesia.
Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora
Four Seasons resort Bora Bora is another exceptional hotel for couples in French Polynesia. One of the most luxurious resorts you’ll find anywhere with fabulous overwater villas that have to be seen to be believed. French Polynesia is the perfect location for a couples getaway and Four Seasons Bora Bora is a very romantic destination.
InterContinental Bora Bora & Thalasso Spa
There are two InterContinental Resorts in Bora Bora but this is the flash one. Located on Pita Aau (with For Seasons and The St Regis) it has the best location and is the more luxurious of the two by far. All the accommodation here is overwater. Couples on a romantic getaway who want privacy should book a sea view rather than a beach view. There are 3 great restaurants including one on the private beach. This is an excellent choice for a honeymoon in Bora Bora.
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Romantic Resorts in Moorea
Sofitel Kia Ora Moorea Beach Resort
With two restaurants and two great bars (one poolside, and one on the beach) Sofitel Kia Ora Moorea Beach Resort is the perfect place for couples to enjoy a sexy vacation in French Polynesia. The accommodation offered is either overwater bungalows or a series of bungalows on the island. It’s very luxurious and the outlook is stunning with views of Tahiti across the sea. It is an excellent choice for a honeymoon in Moorea.
Manava Beach Resort & Spa Moorea
Manava Beach Resort & Spa Moorea is a really great affordable romantic resort for couples in French Polynesia. Located on the north end of Moorea it offers one of the most affordable overwater bungalow experiences you’ll find. The bungalows are really nice, just not as large as some other resorts however they are larger than many 5 star hotel suites so you’ll not feel cramped. This is an exceptional place for an cheap honeymoon in French Polynesia.
Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa
Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa is probably the most luxurious resort on Moorea. It’s perfect for a romantic getaway with overwater bungalows that are spacious and luxurious. Some of the bungalows offer private plunge pools, and of course the resort has a magnificent pool for all guests. There’s also three restaurants and bars for guests to enjoy.
Romantic Resorts in Tahiti
InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa
InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa is one of the only resorts on Tahiti to offer overwater bungalows. The resort offers a spa tennis courts and an overwater restaurant among other amenities. InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa is an excellent choice for a couples vacation in Tahiti.
Te Moana Tahiti Resort
Te Moana Tahiti Resort is a hotel style resort on the main island of Tahiti. It offer views of Moorea Island across the sea which makes for wonderful views. There is a great pool and a small lagoon, as well as a good restaurant and two bars. The hotel is only a few minutes drive from downtown Papeete. This is a great option if you want to spend a night or two in Tahiti on your way to Bora Bora or Moorea.
Hilton Hotel Tahiti
Hilton Hotel Tahiti is located in Papeete it is a luxurious hotel and great for a stopover on the way to Bora Bora. There’s a lovely pool as well as a restaurant and bar. It’s handy to the airport and downtown Papeete. A great place to start or end your honeymoon in French Polynesia.
Romantic Resorts in Palliser Islands, French Polynesia
Le Tikehau by Pearl Resorts
Le Tikehau by Pearl Resorts is located on the remote Tikehau Island in the Palliser Island chain. It’s a long way from Tahiti (a one hour flight) and it is super remote. Amazing diving and snorkelling and such a great place to relax. Unless you are a keen diver then 3-4 days here is as much as you’ll need but the resort is excellent with really nice romantic bungalows, a pool, and snorkeling and kayaking to keep you busy. There also a spa if you need a little pampering.
Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa
Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa is located on Rangora Island a 1 hour flight from Tahiti. The resort offers a mix of beach and overwater bungalows. The water here is as clear as you’ll find anywhere and SO MANY fish. The resort has a restaurant and a spa, but the reason you are here is the white sand beach and turquoise lagoon. It is a magical place perfect for the honeymoon of a lifetime in French Polynesia.
Romantic Resorts in the Society Islands, French Polynesia
Le Taha’a by Pearl Resorts
This magnificent romantic resort is on the tiny island of Motu Tautau just off the coast of Taha’a in the Society Islands chain (the same island chain as the more famous Bora Bora) in fact you can see Bora Bora from some of the overwater bungalows at Le Taha’a resort. There’s three restaurants, two bars and a lovely swimming pool. The lagoon is incredible,everything here is so beautiful it is hard to believe until you see it yourself. Perfect for a sexy couples vacation.
Hôtel La Pirogue Api
To the east of Taha’a lies on a tiny island is the charming Hôtel La Pirogue Api. This tiny hotel offers beach bungalows with stairs that lead down into the sea. There’s a restaurant and bar and every bungalow has a hammock. This is a wonderful spot for couples to get away and it is rated 9.9 by couples on booking.com. It’s only a 10 minute boat ride to the main Island and you can snorkel right off the beach.
Because this hotel is both tiny and awesome it is often booked up to a year in advance so if you see dates available book them immediately.
French Polynesia is a territory of France located in the Pacific and made up of 118 tiny island and atolls many of which are uninhabited, and all of them are beautiful. The most well known islands are Bora Bora, Moorea, and Tahiti but there are many more for you to discover. It’s the perfect honeymoon destination and very popular for romantic getaways.
What are the best islands in French Polynesia for a couples vacation?
French Polynesia is home to many beautiful islands, making it a popular destination for couples looking for a romantic getaway. Here are five of the best islands in French Polynesia for a couples vacation:
- Bora Bora: Known for its overwater bungalows, turquoise waters and stunning sunsets, Bora Bora is one of the most romantic islands in French Polynesia. It offers a wide range of activities, including snorkeling, scuba diving, and jet-skiing, as well as a variety of romantic dining options.
- Moorea: Known for its crystal-clear waters, beautiful beaches and lush greenery, Moorea is another great option for couples. It offers a more peaceful atmosphere than Bora Bora, and it’s perfect for those looking for a relaxing vacation.
- Tahiti: The most populated island of French Polynesia and the center of the culture, Tahiti offers a more authentic experience of French Polynesian culture. From visiting the black-pearl farms to the colorful markets, you’ll be able to immerse yourself in the local culture.
- Taha’a: Known as the “vanilla island”, Taha’a is a great option for couples looking for a more secluded vacation. It’s known for its vanilla plantations and its beautiful beaches and coral reefs.
- Rangiroa: known for its crystal-clear waters and coral reefs, Rangiroa is a great option for couples looking for an adventure. It’s known for its diving and snorkeling