4.7 out of 5

With a stay at InterContinental Bora Bora Resort and Thalasso Spa in Bora Bora (Motu Piti Aau), you'll be close to Le Meridien Beach and Bora Bora Photo Lagoon.

This 5-star resort is within close proximity of Arc En Ciel Bora-Bora and Mt. Hue.

Make yourself at home in one of the 80 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Your bed comes with Egyptian cotton sheets, and all rooms are furnished with double sofa beds. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while MP3 docking stations and cable programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You can soak up the sun at the private beach or enjoy other recreational amenities including outdoor tennis courts and an outdoor pool. Additional amenities at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and gift shops/newsstands. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge) that operates within 4 km.

Enjoy a meal at one of the resort's dining establishments, which include 3 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink at a beach bar, a poolside bar, or one of 2 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby.

Renovations & Closures

The property will be renovating from 01 September 2016 to 30 June 2017 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Exterior
  • Select guestrooms
The property will be renovating from 01 January 2017 to 30 November 2017 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Exterior
  • Select guestrooms
Renovation work will only be conducted on weekdays. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Property Features

Walk outside to smell the salt air and watch the ocean waves from the resort's beach. Sit back and relax on the beach with complimentary cabanas, umbrellas, and sun loungers. Pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa and enjoy amenities at InterContinental Bora Bora Resort and Thalasso Spa like an outdoor pool and outdoor tennis courts.

There are 3 restaurants on site, as well as a coffee shop/cafΘ and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges, a beach bar, and a poolside bar. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. This luxury resort also offers a 24-hour fitness center, a steam room, and a garden.

Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Bora Bora resort.

  • 1 floor
  • 80 guestrooms or units
  • 3 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Built in 2006
  • Bar on the beach
  • Bar by the pool
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Cabanas on the beach (free)
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Cabanas by the pool (free)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Library
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Room Amenities

InterContinental Bora Bora Resort and Thalasso Spa offers 80 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature MP3 docking stations and DVD players. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Accommodations have separate living rooms and are furnished with double sofa beds. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, espresso makers, and minibars. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and hair dryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

  • Private balcony or patio (furnished)
  • Separate bedroom
  • Living room
  • Deep soaking tub
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • Minibar
  • MP3 dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • HD television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Espresso maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow options
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

The Reef - Overlooking the pool, this restaurant specializes in French cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

The Sands - This beachfront brasserie specializes in local cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

The Corail - Overlooking the ocean, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in French cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

Bubbles Bar - This bar overlooks the pool. Happy hour is offered.

South Beach Bar - This bar is located on the beach. Happy hour is offered.

24-hour room service is available.

Breakfast

Start your morning with a buffet breakfast, available each day from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a surcharge. Room service is available around the clock.

Nearby Things to Do

A private beach and outdoor tennis courts are featured at the resort. In addition to an outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Water skiing on site 

Spa Services

Thalasso Spa has 14 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs, a mud bath, a sauna, and a spa tub.

Guests under 15 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Thalassotherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Mud bath in spa 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Hot springs/mineral springs in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 15 
  • Number of treatment rooms 14 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: XPF 200 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 3 years of age.
  • Boat transfer per adult: XPF 6780 (one way)
  • Transfer service fee per child: XPF 6780 (one way)
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: XPF 4053.00 per person (approximately)
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Name

  • Bora Bora Thalasso Spa
  • InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa
  • InterContinental Bora Bora Thalasso Spa
  • InterContinental Resort & Thalasso Spa
  • InterContinental Resort Thalasso Bora Bora
  • InterContinental Thalasso Spa
  • Thalasso Bora Bora
  • Thalasso InterContinental Bora Bora
  • Thalasso Resort
  • Thalasso Spa Resort
  • InterContinental Bora Bora Resort Thalasso Spa
  • InterContinental Resort Thalasso Spa

You should know

To get to the property, guests need to transfer by boat. Transfers need to be confirmed by contacting the property at least 72 hours before travel at the number on the booking confirmation. Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the resort before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The total price shown includes a resort fee. Up to 3 children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding. Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

  • This resort is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.