The Resort

Your private island paradise awaits you on Bora Bora! The Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island Resort is a lovely boutique style property catering to those guests seeking privacy and intimacy.

Located on a small motu offering panoramic views of the lagoon, island, and glimpses of Mt. Otemanu, the resort was re-launched in 2012 as a haven for sanctuary seekers. Nature lovers will enjoy access to some of the best snorkeling on Bora Bora surrounding the island and bungalows of the Sofitel Private Island.

Couples looking for romance will enjoy the intimate atmosphere and hilltop bar which offers the perfect backdrop for cocktails at sunset. This is the perfect location for your destination wedding or to renew your vows.

Why You’ll Love It
  • Offering the best of both worlds, the Sofitel Private Island offers the privacy of a resort on a private motu with the convenience of a resort on the mainland. Guests can easily access the mainland in 10 minutes via the hotel’s private boat shuttle where you will find yourself on Matira Point, within walking distance of local shopping and dining options.
  • The Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island Resort offers a lovely variety of complimentary amenities for guests celebrating their anniversary or honeymoon including compliment bottle of champagne, tropical cocktails at the bar, bed of tropical flowers or a Tahitian black pearl gift.
  • Tahiti Travel Planners guests receive an added bonus during their stay including one lunch for 2 (Set menu, 2 course, beverage excluded) at the Pure Restaurant and a 2500XPF resort credit (per room, per stay, valid on Food and Beverage only)
  • The Sofitel Private Island includes complimentary WiFi internet access and complimentary mini bar beverages during your stay include water, juices and beer which is replenished daily.
TTP Recommends
  • Book early to secure one of only 4 Horizon Luxury Overwater Bungalows which offer the best views and privacy and access to outstanding snorkeling just off your bungalow deck.
  • Enjoy an evening of romance with the Sofitel’s “Romantic Soiree” which includes a champagne sunset toast followed by a gourmet candlelit dinner for two where you will be entertained by a Polynesian dance show under the stars on the private beach area of resort. An experience you will not soon forget!
Comfort and Entertainment
  • Guests of the Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island may dine and use the amenities, facilities located at the Sofitel Bora Bora Marara on the mainland. See hotel page for amenities offered by this property.
  • WiFi Internet Access
  • Activity Desk, Ice Machine
  • Ruahatu’s Coral Garden
  • Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island Holistic Spa
  • Weekly Polynesian Dinner & Dance Shows
  • Kayaks, Snorkeling Equipment
Dining
  • Manu Tuki – Stunning panoramic view of the lagoon and the main island, offering Gourmet Cuisine
  • Mako Bar – Situated on a panoramic terrace overlooking the lagoon, sunset side, with outdoor terrace. Cigar selection & happy hour
  • Weekly Polynesian Dinner & Dance Shows
  • Room Service
  • Weekly Romantic Dinners
Complimentary Honeymoon & Anniversary Amenities offered by the resort
  • Pareo and T-Shirt
  • Tropical Flower Bed (minimum 3 night stay)
  • One Tahitian Black Pearl Gift (minimum 4 night stay)
  • One Sunset Champagne Drink for two (minimum 6 night stay)
The Sofitel Private Island Resort features modern, nicely appointed bungalows with a Polynesian influence. Spacious and bright, each room is decorated with stylish contemporary furnishings and feature a private patio or deck overlooking the gardens, beach, or surrounding lagoons. Each air-conditioned bungalow or suite is beautiful designed featuring a king size or twin bed with plush bedding, bathroom with separate shower, television, movie channel, WiFi internet access, radio, telephone, coffee/tea facilities, hairdryer, makeup mirror, mini-bar (includes a complimentary selection of waters, beers and sodas refilled daily), and in room safe.

Ocean View Luxury Lodge Bungalow (10 bungalows)

Subtle blend of Polynesian architecture with modern luxurious furnishings, these bungalows offer stunning panoramic views on the crystal clear waters of the legendary Bora Bora lagoon. Nestled among the trees of the Private Island property, surrounded by lush vegetation, they are ideal for guests seeking privacy and proximity to nature.

Luxury Overwater Bungalows (16 bungalows)

Similar to the Luxury Lodge accommodations, the Sofitel Bora Bora’s Overwater bungalows have the same interior decor blending Polynesian architecture with modern furnishings. Each one however features a glass floor panel and a larger deck with a direct access to the lagoon. Complimentary snorkeling equipment is available to explore the amazing marine and sea life surrounding the expansive coral gardens around the bungalows. Ideal for couples or honeymooners, you will appreciate the stunning sunset and mountain views from your deck.

Horizon Luxury Overwater Bungalows (4 bungalows)

Similar to the Luxury Overwater Bungalows is size and layout, these bungalows offer end of pontoon locations with the best views and privacy. Additionally this category includes additional complimentary added amenities during your stay including: private in villa check-in, bottle of champagne upon arrival, bottle of water on ice at turndown, VIP bathroom amenities, express ironing, shoe shining, fresh flowers in the bathroom, personalized letterhead, dedicated concierge, and priority seating at the resort restaurants.

Ocean View Luxury Villa (1 Villa)

Enjoy a romantic escape during your stay in this deluxe island villa featuring spacious accommodations located close to the beach. The Island Luxury Villa features a private jacuzzi along with a comfortable and modern interior. Guests will have the pleasure to enjoy the deluxe “Sofitel My Bed” features during your stay.

Choose from the following promotions from the Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island Resort:

Tahiti Travel Planners Added Value:
  • Tahiti Travel Planners guests receive an added bonus during their stay including one lunch for 2 (Set menu, 2 course, beverage excluded) at the Pure Restaurant and a 2500XPF resort credit (per room, per stay, valid on Food and Beverage only)
Early Bird – Valid during the Low Season Travel (Nov 4-Dec 22, 2019 & Jan 4-Mar 31, 2020) when booking 90+ days in advance of arrival
  • 30% discount with a minimum stay of 3 nights
  • 35% discount with a minimum stay of 5 nights
  • 40% discount with a minimum stay of 8 nights
Long Stay – Stay Longer / Save More
  • 25% discount with a minimum stay of 3 nights
  • 30% discount with a minimum stay of 5 nights
  • 35% discount with a minimum stay of 8 nights
Combination Long Stay – Save More when you Stay Longer Combined with Another Sofitel property on Tahiti, Moorea or Bora Bora
Stay in 2 Sofitel Resorts & Receive:
  • 30% discount with a minimum stay of 3 nights
  • 35% discount with a minimum stay of 5 nights
  • 40% discount with a minimum stay of 8 nights
Stay in 3 Sofitel Resorts & Receive:
  • 35% discount with a minimum stay of 3 nights
  • 40% discount with a minimum stay of 5 nights
  • 45% discount with a minimum stay of 8 nights

*Your Tahiti Travel Planners travel specialist has the most current list of all specials (including any flash sales or unpublished specials, if applicable).

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