Matavai Hotel Resort & Sports Centre

Address: Tipaerui, Papeete, Tahiti, Society Islands, French Polynesia | Resort
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This resort, located on Tipaerui, Papeete, is near Museum of Tahiti and Her Islands and Natura Exploration 4WD Tours.
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Travel Blogs from Papeete

Exploring Papeete

A travel blog entry by lisakresky on Jul 21, 2015

20 photos

... includes 176 islands and atolls. All of the islands are of volcanic or coral origin. Tahiti is a high island with mountains reaching 2,200 metres. I started my walk at the west side of the city and worked my way east. My first stop was to the Pearl Musuem. Pearls from Tahiti are commonly known as 'Black Pearls'. Legend has it that Oro, the God of peace and fertility, would use rainbows to visit the earth. He offered to the oysters' mother of pearl it's iridescence and thus, ...

Over the Water Heaven

A travel blog entry by marlintravel on Jun 05, 2015

5 comments, 2 photos

... our private dock/balcony, layed in the sun and watched the locals practice rowing and kayaking and ended with an amazing sun set behind the mountains of Moorea. To top the day off was dinner at the Lotus restuarant, which was pricey but service atmosphere and meal was all very good. Definately one of our top 5 hotels that we have stayed in our travels.
Hope to post pictures ...


A travel blog entry by charli9988 on Jun 01, 2015

First things first.... Pretty excited by the fact we time travelled! Hahaa. Left NZ on Tuesday, arrived Tahiti on Monday! The bucket list now has, Swimming in the sea, Swimming with fish, Snorkelling, Eating strange foods (scorpion) Sky diving And now time travelling ticked off the list. We arrived at tahiti the first thing that hit us was the heat. It wasn't hot hot, more sweaty hot with the humidity. We had struggled with out weight limit due to having 32 kg on all our ...

Welcome to Papeete, Tahiti French Polynesia

A travel blog entry by jackwcummings on May 02, 2015

1 comment, 11 photos

... where we ate!!!

After a visit to the “Cathedrale deL’Lmmaculee Conception, Barbara and I parted ways at Papeete’s Municipal Market (which was closed except for the sidewalk flower vendors) and I made my way back to the ship. Barbara got in some more shopping.

Since the ship was not scheduled to depart until the early hours of the next morning, after dinner we decided to go to a nearby park and investigate the famous and ...


A travel blog entry by sommer-days on Apr 28, 2015

21 photos

Papeete, Tahiti

I couldn't sleep last night because I was so excited about our visit to Tahiti tomorrow morning. We set the alarm so we could get up early before sunrise, and watch the ship cruise into Papeete.

We have had 4 days at sea and the weather is improving every day, and I think everyone on board is looking forward to going ashore. The next three days we will be visiting three islands of the South ...

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