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Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa

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Nestled in the heart of the Tuamotu Archipelago, Rangiroa’s Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa is a pinnacle of South Pacific elegance, renowned for its pristine lagoon and authentic Polynesian hospitality. Strategically located between the Avatoru and Tiputa passes, this luxurious resort is surrounded by a breathtaking lagoon with crystal-clear waters.

Guests are treated to a sublime blend of comfort and traditional Polynesian craftsmanship within each overwater villa and beach bungalow. The resort’s commitment to authenticity extends to its leisure activities and excursions, designed to showcase the untouched beauty of Rangiroa. Explore the lush tropical flora, or relax in the infinity pool that looks out over the lagoon’s myriad shades of blue.

As the day winds down, the Miki Miki Bar offers a unique overwater experience where guests can sip on tropical cocktails while watching the sun set below the horizon. Culinary delights await at the Te Rairoa Restaurant, where the chef masterfully combines traditional Polynesian flavours with the renowned techniques of French gastronomy.

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  • Idyllic, off-the-beaten-path location
  • Offers an authentic Polynesian experience
  • Luxurious overwater bungalows and beach villas
  • Gourmet dining at Te Rairoa Restaurant

French Polynesia is one of the few countries in the world that has never implemented any sort of anti-LGBTQ+ laws. As such, this collection of archipelagos is now a haven for the queer community, and LGBTQ+ travelers can expect a seamless and comfortable trip. LGBTQ+ couples can also enjoy the experience of getting legally married in this truly unique country.


Embrace the serenity of the 800 ft² overwater bungalows, poised above one of Polynesia’s most spectacular lagoons. Each bungalow features a bedroom, a bathroom with a distinct shower and bathtub, and a living area with a glass-bottom floor, perfect for marine life observation.

Step directly from your lower deck into the warm, turquoise waters of Rangiroa. Whether lounging or resting, the breathtaking views and gentle breezes from the lagoon ensure a stay marked by tranquility and awe.

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The 657 ft² beach bungalows are beautifully situated on the beach, nestled among coconut trees, and decorated in a traditional Polynesian style. Constructed from natural materials, these private bungalows are adorned with local craftsmanship, featuring mother-of-pearl shells and coral.

Each bungalow boasts a private outdoor jacuzzi and a terrace that offers expansive views of the lagoon. Guests can also unwind in hammocks on the beach, enjoying the tranquility of the Pacific Ocean.

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These spacious 923 ft² bungalows are a highlight of the resort, based just steps away from the lagoon. They feature a bedroom offering lagoon views, an outdoor bathtub, and a large terrace facing the lagoon, complete with a pool for the ultimate relaxation.

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This luxurious 1981 ft² villa features a large swimming pool enclosed by white coral walls, offering guests both modern amenities and local craftsmanship. The spacious living area includes a bedroom, a living room, and a bathroom with a shower.

The decor provides a cosy and elegant atmosphere. Outside, the private garden boasts a swimming pool, an outdoor bath and shower, a terrace, and a covered terrace known as a “Faré Poté,” creating a truly authentic French Polynesian escape. Guests can sunbathe or relax in the outdoor bathtub under the stars.

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Te Rairoa Restaurant

At the Te Rairoa Restaurant, the expansive dining area looks out over the outdoor terrace and pool, crafting the perfect ambiance for delightful dining. Here, culinary artistry meets tradition, with a menu inspired by Polynesian flavours and international cuisine.

Enjoy exquisite dishes made from fresh local seafood, coconuts, and fruits, enhanced with Rangiroa honey and Taha’a vanilla. Each meal is a vibrant celebration of taste, from the traditional Tahitian raw fish delicately marinated in lime and coconut milk to decadent desserts, promising a truly gourmet experience.

Te Rairoa Restaurant

Miki Miki Bar

The Miki Miki Bar, perched on stilts above Rangiroa’s stunning lagoon, offers a unique spot to enjoy panoramic views and watch the tropical fish glide beneath you. This spot is also perfect for witnessing vibrant sunsets over the lagoon.

Guests can relax with a tropical cocktail, savour the local Hinano beer from Tahiti, or try one of the specially crafted cocktails from the Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa’s bartenders.

Miki Miki Bar

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Lynn James

Lynn James

Luxury Travel Expert

"French Polynesia is the ultimate luxury travel destination. No trip to paradise is complete without a visit to Tahiti, Mo'orea and Bora Bora. You can combine all of these islands into one island hopping holiday. "

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Maria Gardner

Maria Gardner

Luxury Travel Expert

"When I think of French Polynesia, I think of stunning overwater bungalows, crystal-clear waters and vibrant coral reefs. The country's commitment to inclusivity makes it the perfect choice for our clients."

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