Although the Islands of Tahiti are known as the birthplace of the Overwater Bungalow, travelers to the islands will find an excellent variety of beautiful beachfront bungalows and villa accommodations. From charming Polynesian style beach accommodations to the most luxurious beach villas, here are our picks for the best beach bungalows in Tahiti.
Tikehau Pearl Beach Resort – Beach Villa with Pool
Located in the Tuamotu Islands, Tikehau is one of our favorite islands in French Polynesia known for its turquoise blue waters, beautiful coral gardens, and pink sand beaches. The Tikehau Pearl Beach Resort’s beach villa is one of our top picks. The villa is spacious with a bedroom, sitting area, lovely open air bathroom, and a expansive deck with private swimming pool. This is the perfect accommodation for couples, honeymooners, and small families.
Hotel Kia Ora Resort Rangiroa – Deluxe Beach Bungalows with Pool
The island of Rangiroa is known for its vast pristine blue lagoons, as the perfect backdrop for snorkeling, diving, and exploring. On Rangiroa, the Hotel Kia Ora offers gorgeous beach front accommodations including the Beach Bungalows with Jacuzzi, a 2 story Beach Suite and our favorite the Deluxe Beach Bungalow with Pool. The Deluxe Beach Bungalows are located in a prime and private area of the resort’s beaches. The interior of the bungalow is stylish with its contemporary design which also features colorful Polynesian style murals around the villa. We love the spacious private open air bathtub. The bungalow also features a terrace overlooking the beach and sunset and your own private swimming pool. The perfect place for sunset cocktails!
St. Regis Resort Bora Bora – Premier Oceanfront Retreat Villa
Often described as one of the most beautiful islands in the world, no trip to Tahiti is complete without a visit to the island of Bora Bora with its majestic mountain peaks, blue azure lagoons, and sugar white sand beaches. The island of Bora Bora is home to some of the most luxurious and gorgeous resorts in the world. The St. Regis Resort Bora Bora gets out vote for the best beach bungalow on Bora Bora. The St. Regis’s Premier Oceanfront Pool Villa is one of Bora Bora’s most luxurious and spacious beachfront accommodations with over 2,700 square feet of space. The resort’s beach villa features a private enclosed garden, ocean facing private swimming pool and direct access to the lagoon and private beach area. This villa is perfect for honeymooners and couples looking for a private romantic beach villa experience on Bora Bora.
The Brando Tetiaroa – One Bedroom Villa
Located on one of the most beautiful atoll islands in French Polynesia, the Brando Tetiaroa Resort is the perfect destination for couples and discerning travelers looking for the most exclusive beachfront experience in Tahiti. Situated on the island of Tetiaroa, known for its rich history and unmatched natural beauty, the Brando’s ultra luxurious and all inclusive One Bedroom Villas feature classic modern architecture with a Polynesian influence and features a private plunge pool with covered outdoor dining area. The all inclusive experience of the Brando Tetiaroa is one of the most exclusive and unique experiences in the islands of Tahiti.