Located on the northernmost of the Whitsunday Islands, this Great Barrier Reef resort is set in the scenic seclusion of a private island. A multitude of secluded beaches, including the white silica sands of Whitehaven Beach, are accessible only by seaplane or helicopter. Whitehaven beach was just voted #1beach in the world by Trip Advisor readers in the Traveler’s Choice Awards. Once there, a luxurious spa, large children's center, and nearly limitless recreational such as swimming, catamaran sailing, windsurfing or sea kayaking are available.The island’s two picturesque Blue Pearl Bay beaches are ideal for coral viewing, snorkeling and private picnic lunches.
Yasawa Island Resort & Spa
Fiji : Yasawa Islands
Luxury beach bungalows on remote island resort
Yasawa Island Resort and Spa is discretely hidden among the palms on a stretch of pristine white beach, facing west towards the setting sun. The resort’s only neighbors are in a handful of traditional Fijian villages nearby, with no other development on the island. There are 11 pristine white beaches to choose from for a secluded picnic. The resort features just 18 luxury bungalows, hidden among the palms, each just a few steps from a pristine white beach. Swim in crystal clear waters, dive on vividly colored corals, connect with an ancient culture or indulge in Fiji’s first beachfront spa. Whatever you choose to do at Yasawa, you’ll do it in complete seclusion.
Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort and Spa
Tahiti : Bora Bora
Luxury villas and spa on a private, protected cove
Nestled on a white beach and blue lagoon, the Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa is an idyllic retreat. Situated on a private beach on Motu Tapu, just ten minutes from the Vaitape town center, enjoy a scenic flight to Bora Bora then arrive to the resort by a private hotel boat. Savor a canoe breakfast, or watch the sunset with cocktails from a Polynesian-style beach bar. Renew your senses at the hilltop spa then refresh in the infinity-edged pool, or simply unwind by on the beach with a chilled beer, exotic juice or light snacks.
Sofitel Moorea Ia Ora Beach Resort
Tahiti : Moorea
Stylish resort on a pristine lagoon, private beach
Connect with the natural beauty of Moorea by strolling on Sofitel Moorea Ia Ora Beach Resort's private, natural white sand beach. As the longest and softest sandy strand on the island, it is the only beach to boast a stunning view of Tahiti island due to its location on the East side of Moorea. Here, the coral reef is protected, therefore the lagoon remains peaceful and calm. No motorized boats or jet skis are allowed to pass in front of this beach, keeping the water ideal for snorkeling. For the fitness enthusiasts, enjoy brisk walks or daily runs at this beach, as the length of the strand stretches a great distance. At Sofitel Moorea Ia Ora Beach Resort, bliss is easily found at this beach oasis.
Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa
Tahiti : Rangiroa
Scenic seclusion and world-class scuba diving
In the Tuamotu Archipelago, on the northwest coast of Rangiroa Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa offers 60 bungalows for timeless exotic vacations. Its idyllic location between the passes of Avatoru and Tiputa and its hospitality are assets that make it an exceptional hotel. Spread among a beautiful palm groves bordering a crystalline lagoon, along a white sand beach, 7 types of accommodation are available, from villas to suites, all including private pools, to luxurious bungalows, each with has its own bathroom and amenities, telephone, television, WI-FI Internet access, safe, air conditioner and fan, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, IPod station, complimentary coffee & tea and a mini fridge. This secluded resort offers one the waterfront, two restaurants and a glass-bottomed overwater bar. The Poekura Spa is an oasis of tranquillity, which provides a wide range of treatments and Polynesian beauty rituals.
During an hour boat ride from Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa to Motu Aveahari, imperceptible mixtures of blue colors, greens, and turquoise, make hazardous any dividing line between the elements. Sometimes, pink shores, coral powders rise without apparent reason in the middle of the ocean. From dream to reality, you will find an unspoiled paradise that hosts a maximum of ten guests who appreciate the joys of a simple way of life. With no electricty or phone, Le Sauvage is a miniature version of paradise where small and simple are the cardinal rules. Your complete escape , from civilization is guaranteed. You will find an oil lamp at the door of your bungalow at the night fall.
On this glare of atoll to live the unique experience of returning to basics, out of time, between translucent lagoon and white sand beaches. Spend a few days with nothing more to do than lie in a hammock, fish, collect shells and wander the endless reef, observe the race of the clouds and the reflections of the sun. Here, time does not weigh nor constrained. Only a symphony of colors, the light breath of the trade wind, and whirr of the swell to rhythm the peaceful life which runs out at the edge of the lagoon. This is your bliss.
The resort offers simple, healthy meals emphasizing fresh seafood, a cocktail bar and island activities, such as fishing, shell and reef exploration. A canoe, snorkeling and fishing equipment are also available.
Namale The Fiji Islands Resort & Spa
Fiji : Savu Savu
Luxury boutique dive and spa resort with soft sand beaches and dazzling landscape
Spend a single moment upon Namale's blissfully pristine beaches, in its luxuriously furnished accommodations or taking in its breathtaking tropical setting, and you'll be convinced the words "Paradise found" were first spoken with this world-class, internationally award-winning resort and spa in mind. Namale is perched on the edge of the Koro Sea where swaying coconut palms fringe the beach and the vast array of coral are only a short swim away from the shore. Enjoy the tranquility of the beach, explore the tide pools or stroll through the idyllic tropical gardens.
Le Taha'a Island Resort and Spa
Tahiti : Tahaa
Posh lodging on a vanilla-scented private island
Coconut palms and gentle breezes add to the tropical ambience of this exclusive resort on a private islet off Taha'a Island and there is no better way to enjoy the pristine beaches of La Tahaa then staying in one of the Beach Villas (and the Royal Beach Villas). Totally blended in the islet’s environment, the Beach Villas open onto the white sand beach and the turquoise lagoon. They offer one bedroom and a separate living area with their own plunge pool, thatched roof cabana and tropical garden. There is also an outside bathtub and shower to fully enjoy the starlit skies of the Tahitian islands.
InterContinental Resort Tahiti
Tahiti : Papeete
Romantic resort with lush gardens and spectacular views
Enjoy an unforgettable sunset from the private beach at InterContinental Tahiti. Nesteld on 32 acres of lush tropical foliage, this idyllic resort boosts a host of activities from diving amongst the coral reefs, or kayaking in the crystal clear waters, to enjoying the resort’s own Lagoonarium and exploring the freshwater pools. Experience a sojourn in an overwater bungalow and don’t miss the best Tahitian dinner-show of the island (Wednesdays, Fridays & Saturdays) or a delightfully intimate evening in our gourmet restaurant over the water.