A range of Papeete hotels are available in this capital city of French Polynesia. Faa’a International Airport is located in Papeete as well, so most tourists traveling to Tahiti, Bora Bora, Moorea, or any of the other islands in this part of the Pacific tend to travel through Papeete. This is the largest city in French Polynesia, with a population of about 140,000 people. Because it is a large city, hotels in Papeete are readily available and there is a range of options to suit most budgets and tastes.
The Manava Suite Resort Tahiti is a prime example of contemporary lodging in Papeete that offers virtually every imaginable amenity to its guests, including multiple pools, restaurants, bars and lounges, access to water activities, and a private beach. The rooms at the Manava Suite Resort are very nicely appointed and feature lush bedding, spacious living quarters, and balconies that look out over the impressive Pacific horizon. With enough advance planning, tourists can lock in a relatively competitive price for a stay at the Manava.
The Radisson Plaza Resort is another example of Papeete hotels that offer the latest in modern accommodations and convenience, while maintaining its Polynesian charm. Guests enjoy the private, black sand bay where they can swim or paddle boat. There is also a gorgeous pool, day spa, fitness center, restaurant, bar and lounge, and access to diving, snorkeling, surfing, dolphin swims. The multilingual, friendly staff is more than happy to help arrange such a trip. This is a Papeete accommodation where you cannot go wrong. Each of the rooms has a private balcony that looks out on the ocean, and the staff is knowledgeable and helpful, making any stay here that much more enjoyable.
The Hotel Tahiti Nui is one of the newly constructed hotels in Papeete, and offers modern amenities including a pool, restaurant, wireless internet access, and 24-hour concierge service. Depending on what kind of room you stay in, your experience may vary at this hotel. Be sure to do enough advance planning and call ahead to request a room with a balcony that overlooks the water. As this Papeete accommodation is located in the center of the city, a select few of the rooms may be a bit interrupted by the hum of traffic, but most of the rooms are more than quiet and comfortable, and certainly every single one is nicely appointed, well kept, and clean.
Le Meridien Tahiti is one of the hotels in Papeete that features the famous overwater bungalows. Besides gorgeous rooms and suites, guests of Le Meridien can choose from a number of luxurious overwater bungalows that are sure to enhance the entire trip. Tourists wake up to the soothing sound of the Pacific water streaming quietly beneath them, step out onto their private balcony, and look out at the broad horizon and breathtaking vistas. Of all the Papeete hotels, this one may be the best at thoughtfully blending modern rooms and suites with a selection of overwater bungalows, to provide their guests with exactly the stay they desire. Le Meridien has two restaurants and a bar, a pool, fitness center, business services, 24-hour concierge service, a lounge, and provides access to a number of water activities including surfing, boating, dolphin swims, and diving. This is a Papeete accommodation that is sure to strike your fancy, and beckon you to return after you have left.