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

Our Bora Bora Motu

A travel blog entry by hgreenbe on Sep 29, 2015

1 photo

... and led us to his Zodiak-like rubber pontoon boat with twin Honda outboard engines on the stern. Not for us the yacht-like boats bound for the Hilton, the Four Seasons or Le Meridien laden with the wealthy visitors paying $800 and more per night. We bounced through the chop in the lagoon in ten minutes, arriving at the Mae Moana Motu with its four modest bungalows, and an octagonal dining room connected to an ample kitchen, presided over by Chantal. She led us to our ...

Une journée à Moorea... A day in Moorea

A travel blog entry by maa3 on Aug 23, 2015

11 comments, 8 photos

... they produce pineapple juice and pineapple alcohols.. Then we saw dolphins and took a refreshing look from a lookout.. As for lunch, another lady ( who was introduced to me as a German princess who had a Polynesian mother) invited us in a restaurant: a real banquet. Tomorrow, Sunday, the Sisters will show me around the island of Tahiti. What a lucky guy I am! The Polynesian population appears to me as tender, joyful, loving to sing and laugh. It was a ...

Tahiti and Bora Bora

A travel blog entry by jam.kilp on Aug 22, 2015

23 photos

... where waterfalls, rivers and jungle surrounded us. Though somewhat overcast and drizzling at times we were not disappointed. Our guide is from a wealthy family who control much of the Island's import and export facilities and a brewery that produces the local beer 'Hanini' which he explained uses pandanas palms as well as hops. Despite this, his passion for the environment shone through as he pointed out various introduced invasive plants that are causing problems, as well as ...

Holiday in the Sun

A travel blog entry by carmarmax on Aug 16, 2015

28 photos

... We made it to the ferry terminal with about twenty minutes to spare, so we grabbed cocktails at the bar and cheersed to our first day on holiday. We decided to ride on the top deck for the ferry for the 45 minute ride to Moorea, but by the time arrived the sun had already sunk into the water. Now time to find Nick and Jess and begin our Moorea adventure!

They met us at the ferry terminal and we headed off along the one road on Moorea to our house, Tahiti ...

Fri., Aug. 14: Moorea to Papeete, Tahiti

A travel blog entry by rknepper on Aug 14, 2015

1 comment, 19 photos

... Once in the water it was fun to just hear about these fabulous bottled nose dolphins, and pet them. The dolphin can travel 24 miles an hour, so when he takes over across the water, the backlash of current unsettles your footing. my small group of 6 cheered as we watched the dolphin jump way up in the air, and returned to us for pets. A brief, but fun time to spend with these awesome creatures of the sea. Lunch time was next..... David and the ...

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