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Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa


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The Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa is located on the northwest part of the atoll of Rangiroa, between the passes of Tiputa and Avatoru. Nestled in the heart of a magnificent coconut plantation, bordered by a white sand beach and a turquoise lagoon, the hotel boasts an elegant and refined architecture in perfect harmony with its environment.

Since its complete renovation in 2011, the Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa includes 60 villas and bungalows with exceptional style, scattered throughout the coconut grove, on the beach and overlooking the lagoon. A spa with a rain shower and a fitness room complete the hotel facilities. On the waterfront, two restaurants including a gourmet one and a bar on stilts surround a swimming pool with Jacuzzi.

The atoll of Rangiroa is a 1 hour flight from the main island of Tahiti and 1 hour and 15 minutes from the island of Bora Bora.

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Overwater Bungalows

Suspended between the sky and the sea in a setting where all the blues are combined, the Overwater Bungalows invite you to an unforgettable experience.

The magic of the place operates as soon as you cross the threshold. The main room which includes a bedroom, sitting room and an desk, offers a spacious clean design. Relax on the sofa and the fish through a glass floor window. On the other side of the room, a king size bed decorated with local "Tapa" cloths faces two large windows opening onto the terrace.

The bathroom is modern and spacious. It has a separate shower, two sinks and a sunken bathtub between two glass fixtures revealing the lagoon.

Outside the bungalow, a solarium decorated with two padded lounge chairs and a shaded dining table allow you to apprecaite the beauty of the endless lagoon of Rangiroa. The terrace is also equipped with a staircase leading down to a platform at water level, ideal for swimming and exploring the wonders of the underwater world of the atoll.

Villas with Pool

The 25 traditional bungalows set among the coconut grove of the Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa are notable for their authenticity and beauty. The setting recreates a serene enchanting garden - perfect and private for relaxation.

The walkways end on the radiant white sandy beach where the turquoise lagoon seems to plays a soft melody. You can enjoy tranquil moments of peace from the enclosed terraces of each bungalow.

We highly recommend to you this brand new unit for an unforgettable journey!

We can provide 3 types of villas:

  • Villa with Pool
  • Junior Suite with Pool
  • Executive Suite with Pool

Beach Bungalows

Every morning, in one of the 25 bungalows set along the white sandy beach between the coconut trees, one can contemplate the lagoon that stretches all the way to the horizon.

All is forgotten in this luxurious and comfortable paradise...

It changes every hour of the day. The epicureans will appreciate..."the precious gemstone like colors that stretch to infinity, a show of rare beauty..." comfortably sitting in their jacuzzi and sipping one of the delicious cocktails offered by the hotel.

We can provide 3 types of bungalows:

  • Beach Bungalows with Jacuzzi
  • Beach Suites with Jacuzzi
  • Beach Bungalows with Private Pool

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Kia Ora Sauvage

The Kia Ora Sauvage is located on a private island, a one hour boat ride away from the Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa, on the southern part of Rangiroa.

This little part of paradise is home to five beach bungalows fully designed using traditional materials such as pandanus, exotic wood and bamboo. A "fare" decorated with sculpted wood and equipped with a lounge, bar and restaurant to complement the site.

The Kia Ora Sauvage will seduce you with its authenticity, its warm and its unique natural setting. The small private island is indeed one of the most beautiful sites of Rangiroa with its lush vegetation and magnificent stretch of white sand on the surface of the lagoon.

In this Eden out of time, you can enjoy the pleasures of authentic Polynesia, sunbathing under the caress of local tradewinds, picnicing Robinson Crusoe style on nearby islets, strolling and fishing along the reef, aquatic explorations in the waters crystalline lagoon ...

In the evening, you can contemplate at leisure the blazing colors of the sunset skyline, admire the landscape of the lagoon and observe the Milky Way as the stars shine upon you.

Activities & Excursions

Fit all the way

  • Fully equipped and air-conditioned state-of-the-art fitness facility.
  • Snorkeling equipment.
  • Kayaks and canoes.

Water pleasures

  • Open air and infinity swimming pool accessible to our guests from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm (no lifeguard on duty).
  • Open air whirlpool accessible to our guests (no lifeguard on duty).
  • The infinite Rangiroa lagoon spreading in front the resort, amazingly crystal clear.
  • The corals accessible from the resort's beach (great drift snorkeling, shallow waters, comfortable for all levels).
  • With our diving center TOPDIVE Bathys, discover the richness of the underwater world of this exceptional place.

Optional excursions

  • Rangiroa is the largest atoll of French Polynesia offering a huge water playground as well as the longest road in the Tuamotu's.
  • Whether you are into scuba diving, snorkeling, islet exploration, sunset cruises or simply cycling, you will find Rangiroa perfect!
  • Our Guest Relations will assist you in choosing the most exciting tours to make your stay in Rangiroa the most enriching and fun.
  • Some of the favorites: the Blue Lagoon or Pink Sands tours, Drift Snorkeling in the Tiputa Pass.

Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa - Fact Sheet [pdf file]