Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel

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Private beach, white sand, sun loungers, beach umbrellas
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers

Overview of Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel

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Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel

4.0 star property
Punaauia beachfront resort with 2 restaurants and outdoor pool

7.8/10 Good

755 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
Map
Unnamed Rd, Tamanu, Punaauia, Tahiti
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On a private beach
  • 2 restaurants and 2 bars/lounges
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Pool bar
  • Room service
  • Babysitting
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Garden

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About this area

What's nearby

  • On a private beach
  • Papeete Market - 18 min drive
  • Black Sand Beach - 47 min drive

Getting around

  • Tahiti Faaa Intl. Airport (PPT) - 14 min drive
  • Moorea (MOZ-Temae) - 14.2 miles/22.9 km
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle

About this property

Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel

Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel offers a private beach where you can enjoy beach umbrellas, volleyball, and sun loungers, plus you'll have access to onsite snorkeling and kayaking. The outdoor pool provides a splash of fun, and guests can also take advantage of an outdoor tennis court. Dining choices include 2 restaurants and the 2 bars/lounges are great places to grab a cold drink. Other highlights at this upscale resort include a poolside bar, a snack bar/deli, and a terrace. Fellow travelers like the pool and helpful staff.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 146 units
  • Arranged over 6 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - midnight
  • Express check-in/out
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • One child (11 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • Babysitting*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Electric vehicle charging point on site

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*
  • Ferry terminal shuttle*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 4:00 AM–10:30 AM
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (late night)
  • Snack bar/deli

Taking the kids

  • Children stay free
  • Babysitting (surcharge)

What to do

  • On a private beach
  • Tennis
  • Beach volleyball
  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling
  • Golfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Whale-watching nearby

Working away

  • 3 meeting rooms

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Facilities

  • 9 buildings/towers
  • Built in 1998
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • An outdoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • LCD television
  • Satellite TV channels
  • Pay movies

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Espresso maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding

What to enjoy

  • Furnished balcony

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Dining

La Plantation - This restaurant overlooks the pool and garden. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).
Le Carré - This fine-dining restaurant is located on the beach and specializes in international cuisine. Open daily.
L'Astrolabe - This lobby lounge overlooks the ocean and garden. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.
Puna - This cocktail bar is located by the pool. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Travel Pledge.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: XPF 150.00 per person, per night
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: XPF 26800
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: XPF 13400 (from 3 to 11 years old)

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of XPF 3791 for adults and XPF 1895 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from July 19 2021 to December 31 2022 (dates subject to change).

Children & extra beds

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Parties and events are allowed on site.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Meridien Hotel Tahiti
Meridien Tahiti
Tahiti Meridien
Le Meridien Hotel Tahiti
Le Meridien Papeete
Le Meridien Tahiti Hotel Papeete
Le Meridien Tahiti Papeete
Papeete Le Meridien
Meridien Tahiti Hotel
Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort Managed Sofitel Punaauia
Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort Managed Sofitel
Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Managed Sofitel Punaauia
Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Managed Sofitel
Tahiti Ia Ora Managed Sofitel
Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort Managed by Sofitel
Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel Resort
Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel Punaauia
Tahiti Ia Ora Beach Resort - Managed by Sofitel Resort Punaauia

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

7.8

Good

8.4/10

Cleanliness

8.0/10

Staff & service

7.9/10

Amenities

7.5/10

Property conditions & facilities

2/10 Poor

2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

3-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

The beautifully maintained property was exceeded only by the very friendly staff. We had a wonderful week and will return!
7-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

Bungalo was excellent. The rest of the property is very tired and in desparate need up updating. The pool was closed for 3 days of our stay . The hotel did not inform us of the fact until after check in. Food was sub par. Service was inconsistent.
Chris, 4-night family trip
Verified Travelocity guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Everything was perfect, the food was so expensive but this is in the whole Tahití, no just here
4-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

7-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

No complains about the property; it is really pretty!
5-night romance trip
Verified Travelocity guest review

10/10 Exceptional

2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

6/10 Good

The staff was friendly and responsive. The concierge was very helpful.
3-night family trip
Verified Orbitz guest review